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Re: How do you LOW FORMAT a hard drive

On Sat, 11 Sep 1999, Patrik Magnusson wrote:

> > I need to Low Format a hard drive - I have a drive that has at some stage
> Some BIOSes lets you do this.

But you shouldn't ever low level format a hard drive.  It isn't necessary
any more since the 80's.  If you have a drive (ESPECIALLY an IDE drive)
that can't simply be repartitioned with fdisk and formatted normally it's
probably ruined.

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