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Old Aug 27, 2004, 04:27 AM
saeedb saeedb is offline
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Due to having problems on the computer i am deciding to format the hard drive. i have 2 partitions on the hrd drive c & d

c is my windows os drive and d is for my work

However, when i go into msdos to format the drive and type C:\ i get the information of my d drive, so any ideas were my c drive partition is gone ?

Thanks


Running windows xp
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Old Aug 27, 2004, 10:25 AM
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I imagine your C: partition is NTFS and your D: partition is FAT32

There is a small tool to read NTFS in DOS, Ill look around for it later if I remember
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Old Aug 27, 2004, 10:27 AM
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here you are

***********.ntfs.com/products.htm


you would be better off FDISKing your drive and reformatting (thats what I would do anyway )
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