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  • Question

  • while installation of XP in my system i m getting following Error Message: "
    Setup was unable to format drive C:. The disk may be damaged.
    Make sure the drive is switched on and properly connected to your computer.
     If the disk is a SCSI disk,
     make sure your SCSI devices are properly terminated.

    Saturday, October 6, 2007 4:43 AM

All replies


    May be your hard disk have a bad sector..
    try to connect it to other pc and block the bad sector.You can use partition magic.
    or maybe some  virus in u r hard disk so only u unable 2 install xp...
    Check ur hard disk in another pc..try to format it.


    Friday, November 2, 2007 1:20 PM
  • Try the bootable cd or pendrive of acronis disk director, and try to format the disk , then install XP...
    Thursday, November 22, 2007 9:37 PM
  • Format the drive with Acronics Disk director bootable CD...
    Friday, November 23, 2007 10:14 PM