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Anybody know an easy way to get rid of this?

 
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Did you try re-formatting it?
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I was asking if there was like an easier way... because i dont have my windows disk
 
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post #4 of 6

Boot a Linux Live CD and use Gparted to delete the back partition and then expand the remaining partition. 

 

Or just delete it all and reformat it all. 

post #5 of 6
Try emptying the recycle bin?
Quote:
Originally Posted by iPDrop View Post

I was asking if there was like an easier way... because i dont have my windows disk
Why do you need a windows disk to format a drive? 0.o

Go to computer and right click the drive and click format and then do a quick format....

Or go into disk management and delete all partitions on the drive and make a new one.

Also, you can do this:
  1. Open the Start Menu, type diskpart, press Enter
  2. Type list disk, press Enter
  3. Type select disk X (where X is the number your drive shows up as), press Enter
  4. Type clean, press Enter
  5. Type convert gpt, press Enter
  6. Type create partition primary, press Enter
  7. Type format quick fs=ntfs, press Enter
  8. Type assign, press Enter
  9. Type exit, press Enter
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Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

Try emptying the recycle bin?
Why do you need a windows disk to format a drive? 0.o

Go to computer and right click the drive and click format and then do a quick format....

Or go into disk management and delete all partitions on the drive and make a new one.

Also, you can do this:
  1. Open the Start Menu, type diskpart, press Enter
  2. Type list disk, press Enter
  3. Type select disk X (where X is the number your drive shows up as), press Enter
  4. Type clean, press Enter
  5. Type convert gpt, press Enter
  6. Type create partition primary, press Enter
  7. Type format quick fs=ntfs, press Enter
  8. Type assign, press Enter
  9. Type exit, press Enter



LOL never knew you could do that
 
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