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Windows 7: Should I clean my HDD with Parted Magic or Diskpart clean all command?


27 Jul 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 
Should I clean my HDD with Parted Magic or Diskpart clean all command?

Hi everyone i have a question about HDD Clean and also question about Win 7 64 bit

I want to wiped out my all HDD data inside i want to delete all information like a brand new HDD.

I heard that there is a program called Parted Magic can do this and also Diskpart clean all command too.

1) My first question is can i do both of these for example if i run Parted Magic and then use Diskpart clean all

command and try to install clean Windows 7 is it possible to use both of the program or 1 of them is enough ?

2) If one of them is enough which one do you prefer ?

3) If both which one do i need to use first Parted Magic (Securely erase) or Diskpart, (Clean all) command ?

4) What is the difference between Parted Magic (Securely erase) and Diskpart, (Clean all) command ?

5) Do my PC Capable for Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit ?

6) What kind of format should i use for Partition NTFS or FAT32 ?

7) What kind of format should i use for System Reserved partition NTFS or FAT32

Thanks for your advice...

8) And Last question if i wiped out my HDD and when i try to install Win 7 ultimate 64-bit any problem can happen while installation ?

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27 Jul 2013   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

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No need for ether one look at this tutorial Disk - Clean and Clean All with Diskpart Command

#5 yes

#6 no need to the install disk will do it.

Jerry
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27 Jul 2013   #3

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

#8 Problems can always happen when installing. You won't know until you try.
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27 Jul 2013   #4

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Do you have a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Install DVD & a valid Key Code ?
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27 Jul 2013   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Do you have a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Install DVD & a valid Key Code ?
Yes i have downloaded from the Internet i need to find Product key only
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27 Jul 2013   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bongo View Post
Welcome to the Seven Forums

No need for ether one look at this tutorial Disk - Clean and Clean All with Diskpart Command

#5 yes

#6 no need to the install disk will do it.

Jerry
What do you mean no need to the install disk will do it ?
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27 Jul 2013   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

I check my Disk Management my all Partition are Dynamic why ? and what does it mean how can i change at normal like Primary ?
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27 Jul 2013   #8

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zuzuu84 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Do you have a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Install DVD & a valid Key Code ?
Yes i have downloaded from the Internet i need to find Product key only
Do you have the Valid Key Code for your 32 bit Windows 7 Ultimate ?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Jul 2013   #9

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zuzuu84 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Do you have a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate Install DVD & a valid Key Code ?
Yes i have downloaded from the Internet i need to find Product key only
Do you have the Valid Key Code for your 32 bit Windows 7 Ultimate ?
okk
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27 Jul 2013   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

And also my Windows 7 32-bit not original i lost my original CD of windows so also downloaded from internet.
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