Acer Laptop

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  1. bardeban

    bardeban Guest

    I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive.
    I tried to install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the indicator
    never moves after 54%
    Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE HD?
    TIA
     
    bardeban, Apr 14, 2010
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  2. bardeban

    VanguardLH Guest

    VanguardLH, Apr 14, 2010
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  3. On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 03:44:53 -0400, bardeban wrote:

    > I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive. I tried to
    > install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the indicator never
    > moves after 54%
    > Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE HD?
    > TIA


    it is BORKED probalbly!

    newegg.com has ide drives
     
    �b�b�b�, Apr 14, 2010
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  4. On Thu, 15 Apr 2010 00:26:08 +1000, Andy wrote:

    > �b�b�b� wrote:
    >
    >> On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 03:44:53 -0400, bardeban wrote:
    >>
    >>> I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive. I tried
    >>> to install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the indicator never
    >>> moves after 54%
    >>> Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE HD?
    >>> TIA

    >
    > This sounds like a case where you should format the hard drive.
    >
    >> it is BORKED probalbly!

    >
    > Indeed. Sounds like it's FUCKED!


    WATH YOUR LANGUAAGE THERE ARE LADIES PRESENT
     
    �b�b�b�, Apr 14, 2010
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  5. bardeban

    bardeban Guest

    "Meat Plow" wrote in message news:...
    > On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 03:44:53 -0400, "bardeban"
    > <>wrote:
    >
    >>I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive.
    >>I tried to install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the indicator
    >>never moves after 54%
    >>Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE HD?
    >>TIA

    >
    > Quick format?


    Thanks for the tip, it worked!

    TVM
     
    bardeban, Apr 14, 2010
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  6. "�b�b�b�" wrote:

    > On Thu, 15 Apr 2010 00:26:08 +1000, Andy wrote:
    >
    > > �b�b�b� wrote:
    > >
    > >> On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 03:44:53 -0400, bardeban wrote:
    > >>
    > >>> I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive. I tried
    > >>> to install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the indicator never
    > >>> moves after 54%
    > >>> Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE HD?
    > >>> TIA

    > >
    > > This sounds like a case where you should format the hard drive.
    > >
    > >> it is BORKED probalbly!

    > >
    > > Indeed. Sounds like it's FUCKED!

    >
    > WATH YOUR LANGUAAGE THERE ARE LADIES PRESENT


    There are also small chickens present.
     
    Chicken Little, Apr 15, 2010
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  7. On Thu, 15 Apr 2010 10:27:40 -0400, Chicken Little wrote:

    > "�b�b�b�" wrote:
    >
    >> On Thu, 15 Apr 2010 00:26:08 +1000, Andy wrote:
    >>
    >> > �b�b�b� wrote:
    >> >
    >> >> On Wed, 14 Apr 2010 03:44:53 -0400, bardeban wrote:
    >> >>
    >> >>> I have an Acer Laptop with 80GB Hitachi 2.5" IDE Hard drive. I
    >> >>> tried to install XP Pro on it. When formatting to NTFS , the
    >> >>> indicator never moves after 54%
    >> >>> Is the hard drive damaged? should I look to buy another Laptop IDE
    >> >>> HD? TIA
    >> >
    >> > This sounds like a case where you should format the hard drive.
    >> >
    >> >> it is BORKED probalbly!
    >> >
    >> > Indeed. Sounds like it's FUCKED!

    >>
    >> WATH YOUR LANGUAAGE THERE ARE LADIES PRESENT

    >
    > There are also small chickens present.


    BAAAAAWKKKKK lol you speak so hgihly of yourself
     
    �b�b�b�, Apr 15, 2010
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