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FRAGMENTED FILES IN DRIVE

HAI SIR/MADAM,
I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH MY SYSTEM.....WHEN I USE TO FORMAT C DRIVE....IT REPLIES...."WINDOWS IS UNABLE TO FORMAT".........
INSTALLINTION OF O.S IN C DRIVE IS NOT POSSIBLE......WHEN I INSTALLED O.S IN D DRIVE....SYSTEM BECOMES HANGUP......WHEN I USE TO DEFRAGMENT "D"DRIVE IT IS SHOWING ...FRAGMENTED FILES..... WHAT SHOULD I DO....
PLZ RECTIFY MY PROBLEM AND I HOPE WAITING FOR UR SUGGESTION.......
THANK YOU...
SANDEEP

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  • rangth May 16, 2008

    AI SIR/MADAM,
    I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH MY SYSTEM.....WHEN I USE TO
    FORMAT C DRIVE....IT REPLIES...."WINDOWS IS UNABLE TO FORMAT".........

    INSTALLINTION OF O.S IN C DRIVE IS NOT POSSIBLE......WHEN I INSTALLED
    O.S IN D DRIVE....SYSTEM BECOMES HANGUP......WHEN I USE TO DEFRAGMENT
    "D"DRIVE IT IS SHOWING ...FRAGMENTED FILES..... WHAT SHOULD I DO....
    PLZ CAN U HELP WITH THIS PROBLEM AND I HOPE WAITING FOR UR SUGGESTION.......
    THANK YOU...
    ranGth


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No it did not change from raw to ntfs or fat ! stuck as raw and unable to format with any OS

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Make sure ur hdd is RAW format.To change it from RAW to NTFS is dificult.Take that hdd and put on another pc and make it as SLAVE remove all jumpers and go to the MENAGMENT CONSOLE.Firs make it ad primary then delte .After that make it as LOGICAL DRIVE AND DELTE IT AGAIN.Again make it as PRIMARY AND FORMAT IT.I THINK IT SHOULD WORK.Let me know if u got help?

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