How can I format my master hard disk in Vista? Tags: Data Recovery Windows Vista Hard Drives Format Last response: January 15, 2012 5:43 PM in Windows Vista Share Sailor Mike January 15, 2012 5:29:56 PM I have having an intermittent problem in that my laptop will not start. I do have a set of recovery DVD disks. What do I do to wipe the hard drive and reinstall the windows operating system? More about : format master hard disk vista ksiemb January 15, 2012 5:43:54 PM Sailor Mike said:I have having an intermittent problem in that my laptop will not start. I do have a set of recovery DVD disks. What do I do to wipe the hard drive and reinstall the windows operating system? Rather drastic measure, unless you have already tried other solutions to correct the problem, Like a Windows system restore, or Safe mode, last known good configurartion. Don't "wipe" the hard drive, - Just follow instructions in your recovery process. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow can I format my master hard disk in Vista ? ForumMy Hard Drive is not being recognized in Vista Disk Management Forumslave / master set up for vista in sata Forum4th Master Hard Disk Error ForumReplace Primary Master Hard disk with Primary Slave ForumSoftware to format a write protected hard disk ForumSetup was unable to format the partition. The disk ForumHow to format a windows vista hard drive from dos ForumHow to partition hard disk in vista without formatting ForumFormatting hard disk vista ForumTrying to install vista on new hard drive will not let me format or make partiti ForumHow to format partiotion currepted hard disk ForumHow to full format my laptop hard drive windows 7 without bootable disk ForumHow to recognize, format , and load external hard drive ForumCan i have Vista on one hard disk and xp on another?! Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !