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I am building a computer and want to use a 1 yr old M4 from Crucial. It is not in any computer at this time. I would like to just hook it up to one of my other computer and just erase it if that is needed. I have never done this before and was wondering what is the best way to do it? Is there a tool to use? Thanks
    
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you just reformat it...hook it up..go into options and reformat..or if u use it in your new build.when you are prompted to install windows it gives you the option to reformat and install the os on it
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