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formatting a slave hard drive

the game

FPCH Member
Mar 29, 2007
PC Experience
Some Experience
Operating System
Windows 7- Professional
i have recently added a slave drive to my pc i have installed the drive then im trying to format the drive using the xp diskmanagement when i right click the drive and press format i get this messge ' The opeation did not complete because the partiton or volume isnt enabled. to enalble the partiton or volume please restart the computer' i have done this and its still not letting me format the drive can someone please please help me it would me much appriciated thanks :)