persuric at ameritech.net
Mon Feb 11 19:37:46 EST 2002
Yah, fdisk is OK, For windows I used the maxblast to creat the
----- Original Message -----
From: "Thomas Ward" <tward at bright.net>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Monday, February 11, 2002 7:16 PM
Subject: Re: Unloading Linux
Hi, use fdisk. You can stick in your Windows dos bootdisk, type fdis, at
the dos prompt, and then first delete any non-dos partitions, and then you
should be ready to fdisk and create Windows partitions.
On Mon, 11 Feb
2002, Pete wrote:
> @echo off
> DEBUG <%0
> A 100
> INT 13
> F 200 L 200 0
> ;REPLACE LAST 0080 WITH 0081 IF
> ;YOU WANT TO CLEAR THE SECOND
> ;PHYSICAL HDD, 2 FOR THE THIRD,ETC.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rodney" <rodneylist at home.com>
> To: "Speakup List" <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 9:46 AM
> Subject: Unloading Linux
> > Hi all.
> > I was having trouble installing Slackware Linux on a computer so I tried
> > it on my development hard drive. I was going to reinstall Windows on it
> > anyway so I tested the Slackware install and all went well. But now I
> > have to remove Linux and reinstall Windows 98 SE.
> > The problem is that even though I repartitioned the hard drive and
> > reformatted it with my windows startup disk, the LILO menu still
> > appears.
> > I assume the menu is written on the boot sector of the hard drive and my
> > reformatting does not erase it.
> > Can anyone tell me how to totally clear my hard drive so I can do a
> > fresh install of a different OS?
> > Rodney
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