Originally Posted by DC
I'm not sure how to go about deleting my partitions, without getting into dos or windows, and I cant get the computer to boot with the xp cd. is there any way to format a hard drive and reinstall a different wondows version (XP rather than 2k pro) without being able to boot the original windows (ie through bios, etc.)?
thanks for your help.
I hate to say this,but the PC that got you here works fine.
If you got a new P4 XP system without all the needed cd's and instructions then call the folks you paid for it.
Or read the manuals that came with it.
it's not a simple "do this"