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Old 06-21-2007, 08:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default reformatting Vista

Pardon if there is a topic asking this already(I could not find one). Anyway, I want to reformat my HDD and make it NTFS. How would I go about doing this?

Should I just insert the OS disc and go to the set up?

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Old 06-22-2007, 07:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: reformatting Vista

If you don't already have an NTFS type primary partition you will need to delete the current one with the Vista installer or a drive partitioning tool. There are some steps for XP for an existing installation where you can cinvert a Fat partition into NTFS there. But for a clean install of Vista the removal of the current and creation of a new primary will see the installer format that for you while the installer is running.
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