installation and re-installation of the operating system - is the primary skills that should have every self-respecting to the notebook or computer.This process is very interesting, and it requires a certain knowledge in the field of work with disk partitions.There are times when you want to remove an operating system from the hard disk.For example, if you buy a second hard drive and decided to make it a system, then you definitely need to be cleaned as the old hard drive.
- installation disc Windows
- second PC or laptop
- second hard drive
One of the easiest ways to clean the hard disk on the operating system -connect it as a secondary hard drive.Locate a second computer and connect it to your hard drive.Start the operating system installed on the second PC or laptop.Open "My Computer", right click on your hard drive and select "Format".It is preferred to perform a full format of the disk partitions.To do this, before you click "start" uncheck the item "Fast (clearing t
he table of contents)."This operation can be carried out not only from the system partition.
If you are unable to connect your hard drive to another stationary PC or laptop, but you have a second hard drive, install it in the new OS.Run the newly installed operating system and then repeat the steps in the previous step.
If the first two options are not suitable for you, you act differently.Insert the disc with any operating system family of Windows.Start the installation process.Wait for the moment when you will be given the choice of the hard disk on which you want to install the OS.In the case of Windows XP, select the partition on which the operating system is already installed, which should be removed.In the next window, select "Format (full)".After formatting abort the installation of the OS.
If we are talking about the installation disk Windows Seven, after the appearance of the selection box, select the drive with the installed operating system and click "Format".Most likely, that the item appears in the menu, you will need to click "Disk Configuration".Similar to the previous step, turn off the computer after the completion of the formatting process.