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I want to reinstall my xp, but I want to completely wipe the HDD and not just redo from the xp disk. How can I get this done?
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delete the partition when it asks you to and reformat it using NTFS quick format.
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what he said.
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couldnt get any clearer than that, also, you may want to divide the drive up into a few partitions that way next time you have to reinstall windows, you wont lose all your movies, music etc in the process. Just make sure that you install windows on the partition names C:
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if you want to delete the info permanently its best to use 3rd party software and not just a quick format

Even deleting partition, then Full formatting and installing windows then doing another full format and reinstall (MIGHT permanently delete any info)
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