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#1 CWebb4

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 04:37 AM

I just pulled out my xbox hard drive and erased everything on it because I want to sell it. I want to set the hard drive to the same setting as if I'm buying a hard drive from a computer store. How would I do that?

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 04:45 AM

I would start checking the tutorials first, then do a search on the forums if I couldn't find one.

http://www.xbox-scen...cles/pc-hdd.php

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 05:01 AM

you want to set it to cable select.

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 05:15 AM

Make sure the HD is unlocked, and do a format in Windows on the HD

Edited by shanafan, 07 June 2003 - 05:15 AM.


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Posted 07 June 2003 - 06:02 AM

Ok I unlocked the hard drive and erased everything on it. I think I'm suppose to make a boot disk, but i'm am not sure. Can some one help me?

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 06:09 AM

well if u didnt make a backup of cdefxyz folders before you installed evox and all that ... its gonna make things more difficult...if u did make a backup, transfer the files and make sure the msdash is installed so it boots to that...and you should be golden.

otherwise...ur gonna need to get those folders...and copy em over...

i dont know why u formatted..cause now ur gonna need to make new partitions...id definetly check SLAYERS INSTALL 2.0 ...because if i remember correctly, theres an option on there to reinstall original dash on original hdd...yeah almost positive!

#7 CWebb4

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Posted 07 June 2003 - 06:14 AM

No, I'm just trying to convert this xbox hard drive into a pc hard drive. This is what I've done so far:
1. Unlocked the hard drive using configmagic.
2. backed up the files, but don't know what to do with them.
3. Now I'm stuck.

Should I completely erase the hard drive and just insert it into my pc and format it with windows or whatever my desire is or do i still have to do more stuff to it so that that hard drive is new as if I just bought it from a computer store?




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