Setup was unable to format the partition the disk is damaged Tags: Hard Drives Partition Format Computer Storage Last response: November 22, 2012 2:32 AM in Storage Share parihar007 November 21, 2012 6:54:11 AM this is the masage shown when i m trying to install operationg system on my computer More about : setup unable format partition disk damaged inzone a c 119 G Storage November 22, 2012 2:32:48 AM It's pretty clear that the intall program is telling you that the hard drive is damaged and unless you can repair it you need to get a new one. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Setup was unable to format the partition. the disk may be damaged. Forum Unable to format D: it says "windows cannot format system partition on this disk" Forum Unable to format Hard Disk Partition Forum Setup unable to format the partition on an inspiron mini Forum Solvedhard disk damaged even can't format Forum SolvedUnable to format new CD-RW disk Forum Setup was unable to create a new system partition Forum setup was unable to create a new system partition or locate an existing system partition Forum Setup was unable to create a new partition Forum Win 7 Setup Error: Setup was unable to create a new system partition... 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 "Setup was unable to create a new system partition." Error - Help!! Forum Windows 7 installation - "Setup was unable to create a new system partition or locate an existing system partition" Forum How to format SSD partition to MBR from GPT without formatting entire disk? Forum Two OS's: "Windows cannot format the system partition on this disk" Forum Unable to format disk Forum How can i format and partition if it damaged Forum "Setup was unable to create a new system partition..." Installing from USB to SSD. Forum Unable to format c partition Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !