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i tried to set first boot disk to format my hdd which it had win 7..how?

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i tried to go to bios to set the cdrom to first boot disk and restart, nothing happen except window is loading and it let me get in..i dont like how i see my hdd had memory say 492 of 1tb from my samsung f3. so i try to find a way to format cuz its my first time on win 7..
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Press F12 during boot to get to the boot menu>Boot from CD
Are you sure the CD is bootable?

And could you rephrase this,can't seem to catch the gist of it

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.i dont like how i see my hdd had memory say 492 of 1tb from my samsung f3. so i try to find a way to format cuz its my first time on win 7..
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Can you please re-type your post in something that resembles sensible English? I don't have the time to try and decipher what you just posted. You will also get more people to help if you attempt to use proper grammar.
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Quote:
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i tried to go to bios to set the cdrom to first boot disk and restart, nothing happen except window is loading and it let me get in..i dont like how i see my hdd had memory say 492 of 1tb from my samsung f3. so i try to find a way to format cuz its my first time on win 7..


what are you even trying to say?
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i tried to go to bios to set the cdrom to first boot disk and restart, nothing happen except window is loading and it let me get in..i dont like how i see my hdd had memory say 492 of 1tb from my samsung f3. so i try to find a way to format cuz its my first time on win 7..


So you tried to make the DVD drive the first boot device. It wouldn't work?


Then windows loaded...


then your HDD only shows 492gb instead of 931gb (what you will get)




What are you trying to accomplish? A fresh install of Windows 7
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sorry about my friend... lol lousy english he tried to post it on my account. i fixed the problem.
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sorry about my friend... lol lousy english he tried to post it on my account. i fixed the problem.
I still cant understand english you are writing.

Neither of this and the first post that you said you fixed.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Zerogamer22 View Post
sorry about my friend... lol lousy english he tried to post it on my account. i fixed the problem.
Fist bit is clearer,but pressing F12 will still allow you to boot from a cd if it is bootable.

As for the second but,still unclear.
Are you saying your windows installation is 500GB's or that its not showing up as 1000GBs instead of 500GBs
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Okay what I gathered:

You are trying to reformat because you are only seeing 492 gigs of your 1 TB drive. But you can't reformat because you can't boot.


If that's the problem than mash F12 when you turn your computer on. A menu allowing you to pick the boot device should appear allowing you to boot to CD if it's a bootable disk.
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