Hi i had a hard drive which is a 500Gb running with windows vista but now that i Tags: Configuration Formatting Hard Drives Windows Vista Windows 7 Last response: March 4, 2013 8:21 PM in Windows 7 Share bachew March 3, 2013 1:42:51 PM hi i had a hard drive which is a 500Gb running with windows vista but now that i am trying to install windows 7 when it comes to formatting its not formatting and the disk reads al unallocated space how do i install windows on an unallocaled disk More about : hard drive 500gb running windows vista phil22 a b $ Windows 7 March 4, 2013 8:21:46 PM Select the unallocated space and tell Windows Setup to install Windows 7 there. Windows Setup should automatically format that space before installation. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSeagate ST3500641AS 500GB Internal Hard Drive Crash ForumHelp -- Had to remove extra hard drive , now mine won't work ForumSeagate 500GB some Partitions missing ForumWd 500gb external hard drive wrong power supply ForumWD 500gb Hard disk Problem ForumI had soundmax on my system windows 7 then lost hard drive i need to reinstall i Forum500GB Seagate only showing 128GB Forum16MB cache in 500GB drive vs 32MB cache in 1TB drive Forum500GB hard drive , or is it? ForumHelp me configure a hi -end system to NOT run Vista . ForumWestern Digital Blue 500gb SATA3 or Hitachi Deskstar 1TB SATA2 ForumWhich is The Most Reliable Hard Drive Brand? ForumStrange performance issues with 500GB hard drives, when under load ForumIf you had to Choose 1 of the 2, which would it be? ForumSeagate FreeAgent 500gb external-inaccessible-missing partition ForumI had a virus and now my vista operating system is damaged ForumPartitioning my hard drive and running ubuntu ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumGeneric pnp monitor windows 7 32bit driver download ForumDell inspiron 1525 drivers for windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !