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Why cant I Format the hard drive on a dell pc

\015 Why cant I Format A hard drive with windows 2000 pro to install windows XP Pro?\015

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When the system is u and running normally the comp is using the hardrive to run your computer to format it you must enter the installation of xp and format the disk during the installation process. there is a part of the installation where if theres a o/s on a harddisk it will allow you to format it just make sure you format it to NTFS if will be one of the selections
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