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Formatting a hard drive

I have an ASUS F3F laptop. I need to reformat the hard drive and do not have the manual to tell me how to do it. I don't know enough to just click on a link on the computer and hope for the best. Could you please run me through the steps i need to reformat my hard drive and restore to the original factory condition? Also, i am running Vista and got no discs with the laptop itself. Does this mean that the actual program is located in the computer itself? I hope you can help me. thank you so much

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Re: Formatting a hard drive

When you install your new or existing operating system it will ask weather you would like to format and install, say yes and it will ask you what kind of format and partition etc. it will solve your problem, there is no seperate formating. but first change in your cmos setup boot through cd rom then continue ok.


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Re: Formatting a hard drive

Hi, I can help you with this. You will need the vista dvd to put vista back on your computer after formating it. Right now Vista is installed on you laptop. If you have a restore cd then we can proceed, if not you will need to buy a vista disk before we reformat. Let me know what yuo want to do.

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