appreciate the help man,guess i noobed it up and didnt boot from the disc, first time reformatting so im not really sure what im doing and reading around on the web helps but not as much as the direct feedback, so thanks
so custom install-->drive options advanced--->
shows Disk 0 Partition 1 - Total 279.5gb - Free 97.2gb - Type System
Disk 0 Unallocated Space - Total 9.0mb - Free Space 9.0mb -
Options below are delete, format, extend, new(greyed out) and load driver
do i wanna format or delete and create a new partition?