How to formating and partitioning the secound hard drive?????

By jon9989
Apr 25, 2006
  1. partistion problem????????

    Hello All
    I am a newbee and have a qution about partitioning and formating the hard drive , I have a 80 gig hard drive and want to formate it and creat a 2 partition but when i try to reinstall the windows(XP PROFFESTIONAL) it only formates the C drive and not the D rive which is the other drive on the same hard drive how do I get to have the D drive formated also .
    thank for any help
  2. jon9989

    jon9989 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Hello All
    I am a newbee and have a computer that has two hard drives.
    I was able to format my secound hard drive by going into the MY COMPUTER hen clicking on the secound hard drive then right clicking on the mouse and formate but how do I partition it,
    Any help would be graetly appriciated
  3. JMMD

    JMMD TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 854

    Assuming you have XP, right click on My Computer and select Manage. Go to the Disk Management icon.
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    I have merged both your threads, into this one.

    Please don`t open more than one thread for the same problem. Thanks.

    Regards Howard :)
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