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Old 02-12-2005, 11:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How do i erase everything on my harddrive including windows, like if i just bought it and it was new and i have to do a a fresh install for everything,
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Old 02-12-2005, 11:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You format it. Stick the OS CD in and reboot. That's a pretty basic explanation, but someone else will go into detail. I'm not sure of them.
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Old 02-12-2005, 11:30 PM   #3 (permalink)
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here is a thread on the same topic
http://www.techist.com/showthread.php?threadid=43092
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