I have formatted my drive, will an OS disc work?

By valiel12
Nov 28, 2009
  1. I formatted my hd a while back, when i tried installing vista on it, it said the drives werent compatible, so i couldnt install vista, but maybe because i had already installed it on another pc.

    If I buy xp, can I just pop the disc in and it will work?
  2. Yes. Go for it.
  3. werty316

    werty316 TS Rookie Posts: 185

    During Windows setup you will be ask if you want to format your HDD but regardless of that your formatted drive will work.
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