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dos commands to delete an operating system

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by andrea22078, Oct 1, 2003.

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  1. andrea22078

    andrea22078 Thread Starter

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    My P.C. has a virus, I would like to remove windows ME and reinstall, can anyone please tell me the MSDOS commands to do this?!?!?!?!
     
  2. ~Candy~

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    Hi and welcome. What kind of ME installation cd do you have? And what virus did you have, as some infect the boot sector as well.
     
  3. raybro

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    What you seem to be asking for is what to enter when booting with a windows boot floppy. If that's the case... At the A: prompt, type in format c: /s and hit enter. This will erase the C: drive and prepare it for the installation of the OS.

    Here's a link to a tutorial you may find informative:

    http://www.techhowto.com/How_to/os/part.php
     
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