Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5050-3242 Notebook ?

I have a sata 200gb hdd i wont to use but when i try to load xp it says grub i think it had a linux partition on it also i think the drive is locked

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Remove the drive, connect it externally to another computer, and format it. Reinsert the drive in the laptop and load XP.
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