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Disable Format Option in Win7

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Okay say I have my C drive and also a D drive inside my computer where the D drive is where I store all my stuff. When you right click on D you will see the option to "Format". I know what it does and have used it before but is there any way to disable that so that it is no longer an option or at least it's hidden or password protected so that not just anyone can format my D drive.
    
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The only way I can think of is to create an user account which has all the rights of an admin account aside from "format". 2cents.gif
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How do I go about doing that?
    
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