Windows 10: Format complete hard drive Solved

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  1.    01 Nov 2017 #11

    I know, but ut won't work unless you format the drive. I was told by an expeert and have tried it many times.
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  2.    01 Nov 2017 #12

    Funkyecat said: View Post
    I know, but ut won't work unless you format the drive. I was told by an expeert and have tried it many times.
    They were wrong.

    You can install Windows on a drive formatted anything by destroying the partition table.

    You can boot the installer USB with no HD connected at all.
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  3.    01 Nov 2017 #13

    There are more then one partitions.
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17713
       01 Nov 2017 #14

    Once you boot from the USB created by MCT, you can follow the steps in the tutorial below to do a clean install of Windows 10. At step 12 or 13, you would just need to delete all partitions on the disk you want to install Windows on until it shows as "unallocated".

    Clean Install Windows 10 Installation Upgrade Tutorials
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