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Old 09-16-2006, 09:41 PM   #11 (permalink)
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How do I format a drive?

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Old 09-16-2006, 09:45 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Right-Click "My Computer" and choose Manage from the menu. Go to Disk Management on the window. Your disk should show up there. Right click the disk and choose "New Partition." It should open up a wizard to guide you through the process.

I'm assuming this is a new drive with no data on it, right?

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Old 09-16-2006, 09:54 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Awesome I got it I had to intalize it and then format

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