Yeah, they gave me that option. "You could always attempt to format or get it repaired, but you are under warranty."
"Hmm....yes, I shall take that warranty -=huge grin=-"
Moral of the Story:
WARRANTIES ARE GOOD
2+2=5 but it can sometimes equal 4
Gigabyte - 7N400L - nVIDIA nForce2
AMD Athlon XP3000+
PNY Verto GeForce FX 5900se Video Card / 128MB / AGP 8x
Kingston Dual Channel 512MB PC2700 DDR 333MHz Memory
Western Digital 160GB
Diablo ATX Mid-Tower Case with 450Watt Power Supply
Ultra All Copper up to XP 3200+ CPU Cooling Fan
Sony DRU530A DVD Burner