Formatting a hard drive. Tags: New Build Formatting Hard Drives Systems Last response: August 29, 2010 8:00 PM in Systems Share Anonymous August 29, 2010 7:48:49 PM Hello, I have replaced my harddrive but now it won't load the operating system it appears it does not recognice the harddrive from what I have been told and that it needs to be formatted????? More about : formatting hard drive Pyroflea August 29, 2010 8:00:19 PM Did you install the OS on the new hard drive? If not, you'll need to find the installation disk, and run that. There will be a wizard that will walk you through the formatting and OS installation process. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHard drive says it needs formatting ForumHow to recover data after formatting hard drive ? ForumHow would I go about formatting the hard drive running windows? ForumWhy does it say my drive needs formatting when i connect a sata hard disk to a u ForumExternal hard drive half the size after formatting ForumFormatting Hard Drive - No Progress Shown ForumFormatting hard drive with OS on it ForumHard Drive Formatting issue ForumFormatting Hard Drive ForumHard disk size reduced to half after formatting hard drive ForumNew hard drive UDF formatting help ForumFormatting a hard drive ForumFormatting my hard drive question ForumHow to initialize a hard drive without formatting !? ForumNeed help formatting hard drive please! ForumHow do i get files off my external hard drive when it says it needs formatting ForumInstalling windows 2000 professional without formatting the hard drive ForumFormatting an external hard drive for Mac and PC- Video Editing ForumPower cuts out when formatting hard drive ForumFirst Gaming PC- Help Wanted :) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !