Format ubuntu drive to NTFS to relaod Windows Tags: Hard Drives NTFS Format Storage Last response: February 20, 2013 8:23 PM in Storage Share musicman6221 February 20, 2013 5:43:53 PM I hate Xubuntu and want to format the drive with a bootable CD so I can make it NTFS so windows will recognize the Hard drive.. any suggestions? More about : format ubuntu drive ntfs relaod windows phil22 a c 79 G Storage February 20, 2013 7:34:52 PM Use the free GParted Bootable CD which you can make from the downloadable ISO file from here: http://gparted.sourceforge.net/ To make the bootable CD from the small ISO file, you can use IMGBurn: http://www.filehippo.com/download_imgburn/ With GParted, basically all you need to do is delete the existing partition. No need to create a new partition at this point since your Windows installation DVD can do that. popatim a c 681 G Storage February 20, 2013 8:23:17 PM just run the windows installation disk, it will give you a chance to delete the partitions and reformat. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAccessing files created in Ubuntu (on an NTFS drive !) from Windows 7 ForumTo relaod vista, or wait to win 7 or have both? help :) ForumAccess files created in ubuntu on an ntfs drive from window 7 ForumHow to Convert RAW External HDD to NTFS or How to Format RAW Drive ? ForumCan\'t format 500gb samsung hard drive in caddy ntfs ForumDrive not formatted.Do you want to format it now?Healthy and NTFS ForumUbuntu File System Format Issue ForumUbuntu hard drive formatting help ForumWinXP wont read ntfs or fat partition from mac hard drive ...? ForumInstalled Ubuntu and now I cannot install Windows 7 HP ForumNTFS formatting ForumFAT to NTFS conversion failure ForumUnable to ntfs format flash drive ForumI cant see some of the drives of windows in ubuntu ForumHow do I move from HDD to SSD More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !