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Reformat hard Drive

I have a ton of adware and spyware and viruses. I have tried spybot, symantec, and spysweeper, nothing is working. i tried restore points, nothing. i think the only answer is to just reformat my harddrive. help...

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If you want to format your harddisk and reinstall windows
just start your laptop, with the xp installation disk in your cd drive.
make sure the bios is set to boot from cd
choose for clean install in the installation screen
and select to create new partitions and format them with filesystem ntfs.

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