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formatting a new HD

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  1. reboleira

    reboleira Thread Starter

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    :confused: Hi

    I've bougth a new hard disk, and i've installed.

    But I've to format the disk.

    How I do it in XP?

    Thank's
     
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    Use XP's Disk Management. Right-click My Computer, Manage, Disk Management. Right-click the drive and create a partition (or delet it if present and then create one).
    The, format NTFS (full with default settings).

    This is preferable to using any manufacturer's software.
     
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