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How can I reformat my laptop hard drive?

by kilenyi / November 23, 2006 8:59 PM PST

I have an old IBM 470E laptop with XP Professional which would be ideal for my work. However it comes up with the message: "password expired" and i don't have the password. I would like to reformat the hard drive and install my old Windows Me on it. However I can no way to get to the Fdisk command. Can you help


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Download Morgud's erasure
by tcantrelln / November 23, 2006 9:03 PM PST

Suite, make either a booting floppy or CD, select option three which Zaps the first 63 clusters (?) to randomness, then pop in XP cd which will treat it like a new drive....

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Here's how to change the password.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 24, 2006 12:33 AM PST
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