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10-09-2002, 09:26 PM
Ok. Running XP, 3 hard drives (partitons), all NTFS. E:\ is 8 GB's and I want to reformate it, how do I do it and will it affect C: or D: (C:\ with the OS {XP Pro} on it).

10-09-2002, 09:31 PM
Right click on the appropriate Partition, from the drop down select format.

You wont do anything to anything on any of the other partitions

10-09-2002, 09:33 PM
P.S. the only real choice will be if you want to format to FAT32 or NFTS Fat32 will be backwards compatable if any other OS on the PC wants to have a look.

Basil Pesto
11-09-2002, 09:03 AM
I know who you are - and don't you dare re-format it. I have told you that you not to do that and if you do, you will be banned from the computer. You have been warned.

11-09-2002, 09:33 AM
Basil Pesto-What a name!?!? but to that anonymous person, the E:\ was extermly slow meaing backing up the files I needed and formating it would fix the problem (and it has been done).

P.S: Please do not try and patronise me. :)