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Old 08-07-2004, 12:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok long story short my dad has taught me everything I know about computers (And a handy A+ book) and recently I beat the crap out of him in front of an autozone stores (dont ask) and I cant really call him up and ask him how to format a disk. I could look it up in my A+ book but I'm afraid I'll screw it up. If anyone could post how to reformat my C and D drives (C is where the OS is, D is for Games and Misc.) I would greatly appreciate it.


The last problem I have is that my dad gave me a copy of his XP CD and he didnt give me the CD key, is there a way to tell or "grab" the CD key off a CD??

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Old 08-07-2004, 01:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 08-07-2004, 07:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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U can format d: under any situation ,but if u want to format c: u can use a bootable CD to get into MS-DOS, then type "format c: /q".
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Old 08-09-2004, 04:36 PM   #4 (permalink)
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You will not be able to legaly obtain a serial number. You will have to buy a new copy of windows. I would recomend ebay
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