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Old 10-24-2009, 07:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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if i overwrite my disk drive would that start it from scratch? as it seems to be pretty corrupt possibly?
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If you wipe the drive it would get rid of all data, including the OS so you would have to install that again. Make sure to do a Full format to ensure that check disk was done.

Can also do this manually now to check teh integrity of the drive.
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so if i completely wipe it how would i go about getting the os back on? is it really hard to do for someone thats not an expert? lol

or how would doing it manually work and how would i do that?

i'm just really trying to get it to work as the boot disks ive been advised to use arent going to plan so this could be my last option really. i think its the partitions splitting it.

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