fomratting question

  Cretin07 10:49 26 Nov 03
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Hi i have already partitioned my drive to c and was thinking of formatting my pc. was just wondering if i wanted to make another partition i.e. split my 80gb hdd into 40 each, how would i do this? should i use fdisk again or what? thanks all.

  Jester2K II 10:54 26 Nov 03

Yes you would use Fdisk again. Then format each partition.

  smegs 10:55 26 Nov 03

Yes. Use FDISK. Works everytime. Good luck

  Cretin07 10:55 26 Nov 03

can you direct me to how i would u se fdisk. do i go through the whole procedure again?

  Jester2K II 10:59 26 Nov 03
  Cretin07 11:00 26 Nov 03

thanks jester2k II

  Cretin07 11:05 26 Nov 03

an additional question. after i create these partitions and then i wish to format my whole harddrive and erase the partitions, how will i do it. thanks again.

  smegs 11:05 26 Nov 03
  smegs 11:07 26 Nov 03

Use Fdisk to unpartition all Ur partitions. Then U will be able to Formatt the whole drive in one go. What Os R U using???

  Cretin07 11:14 26 Nov 03

i am using windows xp pro and i think i know how to do it know. thanks.

  smegs 11:16 26 Nov 03

U will need to Unpartition then use the XP Pro disk to format.

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