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Does WD format drives out of the box?

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I've got a 640GB WD drive and was wondering if it was pre-formatted by WD right out the box? If so what is the format fat32 or ntfs?
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The last one I bought wasn't.
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My WD drive wasn't preformatted
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I have never received a pre-formatted HDD. It is always up to the end user to format it.
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I havn't had a drive that is preformated yet, except for external drives.
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