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Setting up an added hard drive

By nukemgt
Aug 17, 2006
  1. I recentally installed a HD from my old PC into my new one. I want to use the old HD as just extra storage. How do I set it up for this? Also, how do I delete the WINDOWS folder from it? I have deleted every other folder from it, but it won't let me delete that one.
     
  2. fastco

    fastco TS Rookie Posts: 1,511

    Click Start>Control Panel>Administrative Tools>Computer Management>Device Manager>plus sign next to Disk Drives then Right click on the extra hard drive and click format.
     
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