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No format option on install disk....

  1. #1


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    No format option on install disk....


    I've tried several times, nada.
    No "drive options"

    Thoughts..??

    Thanks.

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  2. #2


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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Is your HD Drive showing?
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  3. #3


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    Win8.1 Pro, Desktop Mode


    yes
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  4. #4


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    Can you format in Diskpart?
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    That's odd.

    I assume you are booting the install media?
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  6. #6


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    Quote Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post
    That's odd.

    I assume you are booting the install media?
    Doy... sometimes, I can be pretty dense.

    That did the trick.
    Thanks.
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  7. #7


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    You're welcome.

    It is quite confusing - it looks exactly the same the way you were doing it - you just don't get the partitioning options.
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No format option on install disk....
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