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Windows 7: Windows 7 not installing on Dell Hard drive

06 Aug 2014   #1
Ankie

Windows 7
 
 
Windows 7 not installing on Dell Hard drive

Hi People,

I am an IT Administrator.

We have a Dell Server Poweredge R310, of which the hard drive (wd5003abyx-18wera0) running on a custom OS from a product needs to be formatted to Windows 7. Now, When on the screen for the format, It says "Windows cannot be installed to Disk 0 Partition 3 (which is the Hard drive from the server).

I know for windows to be installed, the Hard Drive needs to formatted as NTFS.

What I cannot find out is the current format for this Hard Drive.

Can any experts help me on this ?\

Much Appreciated


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06 Aug 2014   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

If the hard drive is installed on a computer.

Start Orb
Right click Computer
Select Manage
Select Disk Management
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It should state there.
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