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Old 08-18-2004, 10:41 AM   #1
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Exclamation Hard Drive FORMATTING


Can someone help?
How hard is it supposed to be to format a HD ?

I have a pIII 355 MHZ and it is custom built (had winxp PRO)

I took a dump! I had to reboot with a win98 boot disk w/ cd-rom support delete all non dos partitions and primary and extended dos partitions and put a primary partition back on ... OK did it FINE !!

Now when i restart w/ boot disk and cd-rom support and type FORMAT C: it says it is a bad command and yet you are supposed to be able to switch from A:\ to cd-rom (D:\) and type SETUP and voilah but no it says "Can't run this program in DOS"

Can someone help please ? Also i don't have a bootable winXP OS only upgrades and OEMS .... ANY SUGGESTIONS ?



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Old 08-18-2004, 07:02 PM   #2
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