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Windows 7: Windows Format a Partition on Disk?

06 Apr 2013   #41
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Try this command inside the command prompt

Code:
wmic diskdrive get name,size,model



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06 Apr 2013   #42
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
If your are running in Vista right now, try this one
Would I boot that right after I download it in the laptop? I am typing this out on my Windows 8 Desktop . Now if I download the file you provided will it work on the laptop?
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06 Apr 2013   #43
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Why would you go back to Vista ?
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06 Apr 2013   #44
DocBrown

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

After you download it, you click on it & run it.
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06 Apr 2013   #45
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
After you download it, you click on it & run it.
I don't want to run it on my desktop , I want to be able to run it on my laptop.
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06 Apr 2013   #46
DocBrown

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

Which computer has the HD we are asking about the MFG ? And what OS is it running Vista or Win7 ?
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06 Apr 2013   #47
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Why would you go back to Vista ?
This Laptop is pretty old so I have Windows Vista on it and I don't want to upgrade because I want to keep vista somewhere.
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06 Apr 2013   #48
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Raiden

Try the commands I added on post 41 to check the manufacture of the hard drive in question
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06 Apr 2013   #49
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Which computer has the HD we are asking about the MFG ? And what OS is it running Vista or Win7 ?
Well It's the Toshiba Laptop that I am trying to get working now not my Desktop lol. I want to keep Windows Vista on my Laptop. The Laptop is currently running Windows Vista.
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06 Apr 2013   #50
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Raiden

Try the commands I added on post 41 to check the manufacture of the hard drive in question
The command you give me did not work. wait do I have to go to repair computer then command prompt?
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