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Windows 7: not able to format C drive !!!

13 Aug 2009   #21


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bankerrahul View Post
oh...thanks so much sir...
i will give it a try i am running late..its wuite late here ...
thanks...good night
Good luck mate

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10 Jun 2010   #22

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bankerrahul View Post
hi all again...
i have a problem...
i have windows 7 installed on E drive and my C drive contains old vista...
now i want to delete vista and want to format c drive...
when i start win7 and try to format C drive by right clicking on says "windows was unable to complete the format"
please help me....i want to format it,... i need some space in my pc urgently
make sure that my dvd drive is not working
thanks all...
Use a Vista install disc, then you will see install>custom>drive options>format > select the drive you want to format, there u go.
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