If you have a XP disk you can just boot up on the disk and choose to delete the existing partitions. now choose to make a new partition, afterwards format the drive using NTFS format for an XP drive. Use the FAT format for Windows 95,98, and Me.
Originally Posted by NoSpark3
I know this is a easy one but How do you erase a hard drive all the way down to where it is like new? I mean nothing no Dell screen I mean like new out of the box, I'm want to put a drive I have in another computer and I want it like new, Thanks alot sorry I have'nt checked in in awhile but I've been busy at work and have not been on in awhile.