Having problems with your Gateway 450ROG Notebook ?

Laptop won't fdisk or format hard drive.

\015 I have a 450rog gateway laptop and it will not allow me to fdisk or format the hard drive. It sees the partition but will not allow me to delete it and create a new one. I know the hard drive is good, it came out of another working unit. Do these things have a seperate HD controller card or is it on the motherboard? \015\012\015\012Thanks Moptop\015

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Windows will not allow you to format the partition you're working from. You might have to use a third party software to format the drive then reinstall Windows. Gparted is a good program.
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