Format/Partition

Hi,

When installing windows 7 on a HARDDRIVE (Western Digital 500gb 7200rpm) I am re-using from another computer, into a new build....


....I want to DELETE all the existing partiions, and then go to advanced, and FORMAT the hardrive for a FRESH install right?

Thank you for all your help.

-Alberto Pizano
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  1. Yes, assuming you do not want any of the existing data on the HD, and want to completely start from scratch.

    Delete partitions, create a new partition, then format & install. Win 7 installer should be able to handle that for you.
  2. Oh great thank you.
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