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Old 09-22-2005, 05:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I DID SEARCH IT but never got a straight answer

Ok. How do i reformat, I have no clue where to start all I know is I am supposed to use the format c: command. Im on XP pro. Im pretty sure i CANT do it when Im logged in and such. So please a straight forward explanation would be greatly appreciated
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Old 09-22-2005, 05:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You don't necessarily need to use the command prompt reformat.. Do you have an XP pro CD ? If so... SAVE WHAT YOU NEED, then boot to the CD... And select reinstall windows.
Make sure you delete the partition and format using NTFS.
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Old 09-22-2005, 05:12 PM   #3 (permalink)
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k ill try that now, brb, im actually downgrading to home.
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why would you do that ?
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Old 09-22-2005, 05:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
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and once again. TF has saved my sorry a$$ thx for the quick reply, its formatting right now
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Old 09-22-2005, 05:21 PM   #6 (permalink)
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sweet ! You can vote for me, When TF2 comes out. lol j/k
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Old 09-22-2005, 05:30 PM   #7 (permalink)
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http://www.windowsreinstall.com/winx...lell/part1.htm
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EricB nice post man
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Quote:
Originally posted by EricB
http://www.windowsreinstall.com/winx...lell/part1.htm
help full for those who have never installed windows before...
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