Help with re-formatting Tags: Formatting Windows Last response: April 25, 2003 3:25 AM in Windows 95/98/ME Share redslurpee April 24, 2003 7:27:09 PM i need to format an old win 98 computer, but i have only re-formatted with a disk from the hard drive company. my question is how do i create a fdisk so i can whipe the drive? any ideas whould be usefull. I have ATI Stock And a NVIDIA card More about : formatting jiffy April 24, 2003 8:39:38 PM I usually set the BIOS to boot up from the CD, then windows will install. Sometimes it gave me a hard time, because there was already an operating system on there, so I been using FDISK ever since. I can’t recall if it formatted that way. Anyway you can download a bootdisk <A HREF="http://www.mirrors.org/archived_software/www.bootdisk.c..." target="_new">Here</A> or make your own <A HREF="http://www.compguystechweb.com/troubleshooting/fdisk/bo..." target="_new">Here</A> *************************************** When you feel that reality does not suit you, live a fantasy life. elzt April 25, 2003 2:54:22 AM Yeah, just boot off the floppy into real DOS mode and run the good old format command to wipe the drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Toejam31 April 25, 2003 3:25:27 AM <A HREF="http://freepctech.com/pc/001/002.shtml" target="_new">Formatting a hard drive</A> Toey <A HREF="http://forums.btvillarin.com/index.php?act=ST&f=41&t=32..." target="_new"><font color=green>My System Rigs</font color=green></A> ___________________________________________ <A HREF="http://forums.btvillarin.com/" target="_new"><b><font color=purple>BTVILLARIN.com</font color=purple></b></A> - <i><font color=orange>Your Computer Questions Answered</font color=orange></i> Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI Need help with reformatting my PC Forum SolvedNeed Help Reformatting Forum SolvedNeed Help Reformatting and Reinstalling From HDD To SSD Forum Help me find the compatible disc for reformatting my computer please Forum SolvedIomega prestige 1TB reformatting help Forum SolvedNeed help with reformatting Forum Help reformatting the hard drive from PS4 for use in a laptop Forum SolvedHelp w/reformatting and installing audio/video drivers for windows xp Forum Help! Reformatting My Desktop Computer using External DVD Forum Help with reformatting Forum Help With Reformatting Windows 7 PC Forum Help on reformatting hard drive? Forum Help reformatting without VAIO recovery disk Forum Drivers for Gateway MT3421 after reformatting HELP! Forum Help with reformatting to ahci Forum Need help reformatting xp Forum Cannot get online after reformatting.. HELP PLEASE Forum Help with reformatting system drive, please!! Forum Need help with reformatting. Forum Need help reformatting HDD!?!??! Forum More resources !