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Old 10-02-10, 09:56 PM
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Formatting saftely :D

Hello, i am building a system for a friend, he wants to knowhow to foormat a hard drive completely (his files are backed up), any help on a safe and/or fast

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Old 10-02-10, 10:01 PM
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put in os disk

install on a partition

it will ask to format

select fast ntfs
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Old 11-02-10, 08:38 AM
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What do you mean by formatting "safely"? Does he have private data, which he doesn't want anyone to be able to restore? If that is not the case, a regular quick ntfs formatting does the job. Otherwise, it's gonna be a little more tricky.
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Old 11-02-10, 09:25 AM
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Darik's Boot And Nuke
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Old 11-02-10, 02:31 PM
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+1 on the boot and nuke
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Old 11-02-10, 04:36 PM
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no, just he's kinda retarded and says it had'nt worked in the past haha lol
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Thanks for the suggestion
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Old 11-02-10, 04:38 PM
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hmmm, boot and nuke sounds good lol
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