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Formatting a Compaq nc8430 laptop

\015 I am trying to format it but after i enter the windows setup to format the HDD it's saying that there is no HDD detected but it is in properly and was booting up windows before i wiped the harddrive so i know that the harddrive can be read however the windows disk isent reading it\015

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You need a compaq boot disk
\015\012ferkin compaqs are a pain in the O
\015\012try pulling the drive and inserting it into a portable enclosure than format it you will probably find there is 2 partions on the drive
\015\012usualy the first is the small 1 and it has only enough space the boot then it kicks to the second 1
\015\012
\015\012if you use a portable enclosure and use the manage command you can see the partitions and you can format it as 1 huge drive rather than 2 smaller ones
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