Cant format the 200 gig disk partition Tags: Partition Format Windows 7 Last response: September 6, 2011 6:07 AM in Windows 7 Share xlocknloll August 29, 2011 7:33:17 AM why cant i format my disk? More about : format 200 gig disk partition fjiekie August 29, 2011 8:26:21 AM no admin rights, part of the disk is your systemdisk, its your system partition, windows is playing dumb...... please give us some more information. -do you want to just erase the one disk while you keep your current OS? -do you want to keep the other partition? there are ways to force it to format, but if your OS depends on something on that partition, the OS might get corrupt m 0 l xlocknloll September 6, 2011 6:07:30 AM thanks to this, anyway i got it fix already, the status of the disk says EXTENDED, everytime I delete a partition, it goes to the extended disk, so I tried to shrink the Extended disk, and then its ok, the only space that's missing is 20 gig m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do I partition and format a new hard drive if I can't reach disk managment Forum SolvedHDD Shows in Bios, sort of shows in Windows 7, can't format, partition, or install OS. Forum SolvedI can't Format/Delete a Partition! Forum Unable to format D: it says "windows cannot format system partition on this disk" Forum SolvedCant install windows 7? It says "The selected disk is of the GPT partition style" I cant boot my computer now. Forum I have windows xp installed on local disk c and win7 on local disc d i want to format the partition containing windows xp Forum Windows 8.1Windows could not format a partition on disk 0 Forum How to format SSD partition to MBR from GPT without formatting entire disk? Forum SolvedI can't format and so my partition! Forum Two OS's: "Windows cannot format the system partition on this disk" Forum Partition can't be accessed, need to format? but I can see it from old boot drive Forum SolvedCan't format kingston pen drive even with disk management Forum Solvedhard disk damaged even can't format Forum Can't format Hard Disk Forum window can't boot up from HDD. I try to install window with disc but there is no disk/partition to install. How can I do to ge Forum "Windows could not format a partition on disk 0. the error occurred why preparing the partition selected for installation. Err Forum SolvedMultiple primary partitions, no free space, can't format, I'm stuck please help.. Forum SolvedHelp cant install windows bcuz disk has mbr partition table Forum cant access partition or format Forum 200 gig space missing on hard disk Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !