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HD reformatting queston

By Lazareth
Feb 13, 2006
  1. if i install a slave hd to my current computer that needs to be reformatted what program should i use to do so. how can i format it/ partition it and what not. and if there was data on it how would i delete it. would the reformatting do that for me
     
  2. JMMD

    JMMD TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 854

    You can format it inside of the OS. If the OS recognizes the drive and assigns a drive letter, all you have to do is format it in Explorer. If it doesn't recognize the drive or it's a brand new drive. Go into My Computer > Manage> Disk Management.
     
  3. Lazareth

    Lazareth TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 30

    thnx will do
     
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