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Hello darlington4 ,
You can't format the supporting OS drive ( usally C ) but if your intention is to install a new OS version on your machine , just insert the install disc and follow instructions . The existing O.S. will automaticaly be erased .
Otherwise , you need to extract the drive from tour machine and format it with another healthy computer by connecting it via usb or as secundary .
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Hi, it's very easy. Just buy a licensed Windows CD Installer.
Start your pc, insert the cd then upon boot up, you will be asked to press any key to boot from cd.
Just press any key then Windows installation will start.
Just follow the instructions on screen then you will be able to format your computer.
You will also be asked if you want to partition and format your hard drive. Just select if you want to or not then proceed with the installation.
The whole process takes about an hour depending on the speed of your computer.

Posted on Mar 16, 2011

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