Instructions on formatting a computer please?

  Cara2 19:33 17 Apr 05
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Hi,

Collecting an (old!) computer to give to a friend, but need to clean and reformat it first.

Anyone direct me to a site with good, step by step instructions on how to do this?

Thanks
Cara

  Diodorus Siculus 19:38 17 Apr 05

click here - one of hte best.

  Belatucadrus 19:40 17 Apr 05

click here for W98.

Rule 1, Do all preparation before starting and make sure everything is easily to hand, searching out certificates and driver disks mid reformat is a total pain in the rear.

  VoG II 20:05 17 Apr 05
  Cara2 22:22 17 Apr 05

Thanks for your help. I shall study your suggestions tomorrow.

Cara

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