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Won't boot up..hangs after accessing cd drive

\015 I did this. I was so ********** at the snails pace of shutting down, I cut\015\012the power. What is the cheapest way to get hard drive wiped clean and\015\012reload with Windows XP ??\015

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You can download Hiren's Boot CD utility and burn that to a cd. Reboot your computer with the cd in. Select to start from cd. Now you will see several options that you can work with. What you want to do is go into Partition Tools or Harddisc Tools and partition and format your harddrive. MAKE SURE you have a copy of Windows XP or your restore discs BEFORE you do this as you will not have anything left after this is done. Once you have formatted the harddrive, you can reinstall windows xp.
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