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Windows 7: how to make hard disk become unallocated

03 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
how to make hard disk become unallocated

how to make hard disk become unallocated?
just like a new hard disk

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03 Jun 2011   #2

XP, Vista, W7 64bit Home Premium

Delete the volume in disk management - dont forget all the data is lost - seems you know that - to make it a new disc altogether you need to go the manufactures site and download sofware to make a bootable disk eg seagates lets you zero the drive then its as new, as you have to reinitialise it to get it to work.
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