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How to format a blank disk


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Often there are situations when a user of a personal computer can not record any information on a DVD-RW or CD-RW format disc.

This problem usually occurs because there is no formatting operation.

You will need

  • - a computer-
  • - drive.



To format Pig On a personal computer, you can useIn several ways. Typically, the operating system of the computer has built-in hardware that allows you to easily format any media that is in the drive of the computer or connected via a USB port.


Insert the disc into the computer's drive. Then, wait for the system to automatically scan. As a rule, there are cases when the user must go to the "My Computer" folder. Next, find the disc name that corresponds to the disc inserted into the drive. For example, it can be called as "Disk H" or something like that.


Then click on it with the right mouse button andSelect the item called "Formatting" in the context menu. This operation allows you to completely format the media. Also worth noting that all information from this disk will be completely removed. If you do not have any data, move it to another medium or to the local drive of the personal computer.


You will need to wait a few minutes untilThe system will perform a full disk formatting. As soon as the operation is completed, the system will notify you about it. Also do not forget that the disks of this format can be formatted and overwritten a large number of times. However, statistics show that it is not worth using these types of media more than three times, since further information is recorded with various errors, and the surface of the disk is very spoiled.


In general, you can say that formatting Pig On the computer is not difficult, because there are all the installed tools for performing such an operation. Even a novice user can cope.

How to format a blank disk Was last modified: May 23rd, 2017 By Vyevoucp
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