Want to reformat but no disks

By krugle
Nov 10, 2007
  1. ok im not sure if this goes here but i got an asus p4vp-mx motherboard and i wanna reformat but the problem is i dont have ANY of the disks except windows xp and the drivers for my 3d card so my question is with everything intergrated onto the motherboard except the 3dcard will i have issues with drivers and if so how can i fix said problem anyway thanks in advance
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Just download all your mobo drivers first from the Asus website and burn them to a cd.

    Then once you`ve done the format and reinstall, install your mobo drivers etc.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. krugle

    krugle TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thank you i got all my drivers but now i need to know how to reformat without recovery disks ive never had to do it before
  4. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    Make sure your bios is set to boot from cd, put your wondows xp cd in the drive, and away you go.
  5. krugle

    krugle TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i did that it asked me to put in a recovery floppy
  6. krugle

    krugle TS Rookie Topic Starter

    and i dont have a recovery floppy
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