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formatting

Hello everyone,

    I have a desktop that I am giving to a friend for her grandson and I am trying to reformat the disk to clean all of my old files out of it.  I have tried several times to do this with no success.  Can anyone help.  I have gone to the help file and followed the instructions with no luck.  Thanks in advance.

 

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Hi there,

You can follow the below link to format your system.

http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/dsn/en/

document?c=us&docid=58E26A65A4388E4FE040AE0AB7E107E3&l=en&s=gen

 

Copy the whole link and open in new browser window. Do not worry about the system name mentioned in that webpage. Just follow the steps from that page.

 

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Maaruthi

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Welcome to the forums :emotion-5:

 

 

An alternative option, is to use the free version of Active@ KillDisk (click the 'Download Free Version' link in the top left).

It's an excellent program, specifically designed for the purpose :emotion-1:

From experience, I've found that:   “Beauty is in the eye of the beer-holder”!!

 

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