|25 Feb 2010||#1|
How to Format PC Using F-Disc
If you have Windows: yes
1.Backup your data. yes
2.Get a windows CD (not a restore disk).
3.Make a boot disk. yes to all
4.Boot with the boot disk.
5.Type fdisk, see here:
Quick Guide to a Win98 Fresh Start - fdisk* and reformat
6.Type "format c:" or "format c: /s" Here are more answers and opinions from other WikiAnswers Contributors:
3. Place the bootable windows CD on the CD-ROM
4. Boot on CD-ROM
5. on the command line, type cd win98 then press enter.
6. type format c:/s/u/v then enter
7. Wait for a couple of minutes.
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|25 Feb 2010||#4|
Yes, DiskPart can do the same thing.
The chicken way out for me-- |WIN | type cmd.exe | right-click on cmd.exe in the resulting list | choose "run as administrator | Enter key
and now you are on your own.
No really, type
Use Select DISK to get the correct one.
Create Partition Primary
Notice that you can use help with the individual diskpart commands.
help create partition
I'll try to do justice to the question when I get a chance and also add references to some good TechNet info.
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