Originally posted by Win2kpatcher
If you have a Windows2000 or Windows XP disk you can achieve this. In the BIOS set your PC to boot from the CD-ROM drive first then once it boots into the XP/2K setup select the partition C: then format using NTFS then it will load the needed setup files. I am assuimg this will be the master drive since it has the C: label. If it is a slave you can format within windows.
this is the way to go,,boot from cd first,if you see a partion,, delete it,let xp create new then you should be allset, if SP1 is not on cd get it you will need it.