If i format my slave hard drive is it still gona work without OS Tags: Configuration Hard Drives Format Windows 7 Last response: November 27, 2012 6:06 AM in Windows 7 Share biyelasa November 14, 2012 9:39:56 AM if i format my slave hard drive is it still gona work without OS More about : format slave hard drive gona work Hawkeye22 a c 228 $ Windows 7 November 14, 2012 10:58:31 AM This makes no sense. You need a boot/OS drive in order to see the slave. As long as the boot loader isn't on the slave drive, formatting it is fine. m 0 l biyelasa November 27, 2012 6:06:35 AM thank u for respond, i am using 2 hard drives master and slave so i need to clean slave and load new data because of virus so i don't want master to affected, what should i do to clean up my slave. you respond would b appreciated m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to format a hard drive that has an OS without booting Forum Possible to format hard drive without deleting OS? Forum SolvedWill my PC still boot and show that it is working without a hard drive? Forum Hard drive wont boot but still works as slave in a different pc Forum SolvedSlave drive, Need access without formatting it. Forum Inataled os without formating hard disk where do i find c drive data Forum SolvedFormat a drive and install a Linux OS without using a CD/DVD or USB Forum SolvedHow to format hard drive without losing it Forum SolvedWhat's the best way to completely format a hard drive without causing damage? Forum SolvedHow do I fully format my laptop hard drive windows 8.1 without bootable disk Forum winxp hard drive was slave to win 7 os Forum how do i slave my xp hard drive to my os 7 dell Forum SolvedFormat hard drive of Laptop without CD-ROM Forum SolvedComputer Refuses to Work without Original Hard Drive Forum SolvedI had completely format my hard disk with all drive and install new os now how c Forum Solvedopen an external hard drive without formatting Forum master hard drive will not boot without slave Forum Formatting a 'slave' hard drive on Windows XP Forum What will happen if I format my 3TB external hard drive as FAT32? Will it still be capable of utilising its full potential Forum How do I format a hard drive in a Sony Vaio without going into Vista Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !