Solved Unable To Delate Partation When Trying to Any Os Like XP, Win7, Win8 Tags: Windows XP Hard Drives Last response: August 15, 2013 3:18 AM in Windows XP Share kranthi chevuri August 15, 2013 3:13:48 AM I am bought Second Hand Hard disk.. And When I am Trying Install The Os Windows 8, it Stuck In "Setup Is loading" Same Problem In windows 7 too.. I finally Decided for Install Xp... I am Installing Xp And When Partition Manager Opens... 1.Local Drive (unknown) 50000(On Disk) 50000(Free) 2.Local Drive (unknown) Same Disk Space And free Space In all my Drives I am Trying To Delete Partition With "L" and Enter ... It says "Unable To Delete Partition" .. I Tried To Disinfect Virus With Kaspersky Rescue Disk.... Is also Says "Unable To scan Drives An Input/Output Error" But In Dir Tree Some Shows Folders And Files ... And Finally I saw A Error In Bios Post " S.M.A.R.T" Status Bad.. Of My 500 Gb Hard Disk.... It's Able to repair The Hard disk ?? Please Help Me.. ... More about : unable delate partation win7 win8 Best solution hubbardt August 15, 2013 3:18:11 AM What is the make/model of the Hard disk? The serial number will do too. You should be able to download diagnostic software from the manufacturer's website Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes Lenovo B590 intel core i3-3110M laptop support Multi OS like (Win XP, Win7 & Win 8)? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !