HELP! FORMAT HDD! Tags: Windows 7 Linux Hard Drives Format Last response: August 18, 2012 11:49 AM in Linux/Free BSD Share chadmanning222 August 8, 2012 8:08:25 PM ok so i just bought windows 7 today but cant install because my linux partitions needs to be formatted but the windows menu wont let me and i dont know how to do it in linux someone please help i want windows!! thanks More about : format hdd cl-scott a b $ Windows 7 August 8, 2012 10:44:20 PM You can just download a copy of gparted and use that for the partitioning. Then you just need to go in and install Windows and you're done. m 0 l audiovoodoo a b 5 Linux August 18, 2012 11:49:26 AM Use gparted to remove ALL partitions, apply the changes (lots of people forget this) and then the Win7 install will just treat the system like a virgin disc. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcouldn't format hdd, recover data ..HELP...!! Forum urgent help needed! 1tb hdd wont format and unusable due to system reserved partition! Forum Deleted my OS, have wrong format on hdd, can't install new one. Help Forum Official 120GB xbox 360 HDD format problems, help D: Forum Lost file Format on one partition of HDD. Please Help Forum external hdd won't format!!! NEED HELP! Forum HDD in RAW format now!! help Forum help - asked to format hdd Forum HDD format problem !!help Forum format hdd, plz help Forum SolvedNeeds Help With HDD, Partition. and Formatting Forum SolvedRe-installing Windows 7 and formatting HDD, need help backing up drivers. Forum SolvedHELP! I ACCIDENTALLY FORMATTED MY HDD, HOW DO I GET MY DATA BACK?!? (And reinstall Windows 8) Forum SolvedHard drive won't formate! HELP! HDD won't Initialize Forum SolvedNeed some help with formating a old hdd Forum Solvedformat my hdd to install on ssd Forum Solvedcan see portable hdd in dskmngmnt but wont let format Forum SolvedAny help with formatting a new HDD from BIOS; win7 RC Forum SolvedUsing old HDD with 8.1 installed in new build format, sysprep, what? Forum SolvedHDD Shows in Bios, sort of shows in Windows 7, can't format, partition, or install OS. Forum More resources !