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Win xp instalation

I have an acerpower series ...desktop
i was to format my PC but by mistake i boot from LINPUS LINUX CD
which remove or delete the hard disk partitions ...

now i want to install the win xp on that pc .. i boot from win xp CD
and it start setup ... but it give me a messge that it connect detect
a hard disk on my computer ...
how i define the hard disk agian and make the partitions ???

thanks in advance

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Make a windows 98 startup disk by downloading it from here http://ru.dod.net/ben/boot98.exe . Once you haver done that turn off the acerpower insert the disk and turn it on (make sure its set to boot from floppy disks in bios setup) Choose the option start computer with cd rom support. Now after about 1 minute youy should see a:\. Type in a:\fdisk and then choose yes and then create a partiossion using the prompts given . Once you have done that and its finished it should say you must restart this computer so restart it. Then boot from the floppy disk again and when it coms to a: type FORMAT C: and then press y. Once its done take the floppy disk put and restart your computer with the windows xp disk in and it should start installling windows xp.

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