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How do i write to zero drive for windows 98? Need to reformatt hard drive.?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    use a windows 98 floppy and do fdisk and format

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    4 years ago

    Use a domicile windows 98SE setup disk and run fdisk to delete the non-dos partition on the stress which will get rid of Vista. Set 2 partitions , a dos partition and a non-dos partition. setting up ninety 8 first on the dos partition format it fat32. Then setting up XP on the prolonged non-dos partition and format it NTFS. once you boot it provides you with the call of which os to load. basically difficulty i can work out is that there might no longer be any ninety 8 drivers for a number of the hardware interior the pc. The greater present day chipsets etc wernt even concept-approximately while ninety 8 became into out.

  • 1 decade ago

    When it comes down to reformatting your hard drive, if you do not know what to do, contact a tech who does. (there's nothing wrong with wanting our advice, but sometimes having someone come out to your home for a quick look will help). Maybe the person can show you what needs to be done, you pay a small fee for the advice, then do the expensive work yourself. No sense in ruining a good computer because of lack of knowledge.

    Good Luck

  • 1 decade ago

    Your C drive is HDD0, the second HD is HDD1, make sure it is partitioned before you do anything else.

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