NitRoX you would either use the winXP or win2k CD to format with NTFS. save all data because the setup requires deleting a partition. just pop your winXP or win2k CD in and boot from it. delete only
your operating system partition. if you have other partitions leave them alone else you will lose all data on them.
you can either re-create a new partition to replace the one you deleted or just select "install windows" and they will ask to create a new partition. it will ask for 4 format options. do not
use any "quick format" options. i suggest using NTFS over FAT32. here's more info: