January 21st, 2003, 10:05 PM
Huh? Wait.. how's the system set up?
I assume that NT has sprawled itself over both C and D? If that's the case, I would humbly suggest PartitionMagic if you don't want to reinstall both NT and XP from scratch so you avoid data loss (or at least greatly reduce the odds of it). Now, I'm no Windoze expert, but I'm pretty sure that if you try to format just one drive or the other (even if it's not technically the drive Windoze is "installed" on), you'll probably wind up with a bolixed system and have to format EVERYTHING.
1. Backup data.
2. Make sure the data is backed up.
3. Backup the backup.
4. Reinstall Windows NT on one drive - XP on the other.
Last edited by Ctb : January 21st, 2003 at 10:08 PM.