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Computer froze i put a disc into my drive E to save a file to it and it preceeded to go to the formatting the disc got as far as preparing to format and my computer is now frozen will not let me access my start menu

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When you format a drive if windows was on it, it will no longer be which would be what would cause the freezing. Hold down the power button and then check the machine again.

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Hello and welcome to FixYa;

There is more than one way to do this; the method you want will depend on what type of computers/devices to how you want to format it;

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