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Gdisk help

by Soltakr / September 21, 2004 11:09 AM PDT

i want to clone my HD to nu HD. i kno to use N Ghost and the process to do it. but at the next step after u change old drive jumpers to slave and hook it up it says insert Gdisk floppy and turn on comp. i kno to not boot into OS cause it can mess up program lable config. the comp now has 2 HDs identical drives (nu drive as prim master and old as prim slave), i hav to get rid of old drive wit its 'c' lable. i kno to boot to DOS 1st wit Gdisk to change new drive to active disk and change lable on old drive so XP dont get confused, but not sure wat to type as soon as i boot wit gdisk i dont understand things like this 'gdisk 1 /cre /pri /for /q' manuals dont help either i need a dummies guide. all i want is 2nd drive to be deleted, formatted as NTFS, partitioned in 2 with lable K and L then boot to OS on nu fast drive. any help pls.

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Re: Gdisk help
by dadi / November 12, 2004 1:37 AM PST
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Hi, where can find "gdisk.exe" to download?

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by Kees Bakker / February 2, 2006 5:11 AM PST
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