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Old 01-15-2007, 05:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all,

I really want to reformat my drive (start fresh I have a few wired problems) but am scared to do anything in that cold, scary prestartup screen where the only colors seem to be either black, white, or blue. Any time I press F8 or watever button/ pop in the windows cd it seems like only a pro could do anything right. Is there any downside to repartitioning a drive? What can go wrong? It seems too easy to just deleat partition and make a new one, then choose NTFS or what-not. I have nothing of value on that computer and would like to try it.

thanx for your comments,

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Old 01-15-2007, 06:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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All you do is delete the partition, create a new one, and hit format and it does the rest for you.

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