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Windiows can only be installed to GPT disks. ERROR 😔

Sooo hey im just trying to install windows and this thingy comes up heh now wot ? 🤔

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ah yes. Windiows. Goes right along with my ISUS monitor.

 

in all seriousness, I believe that you need to format the drive,

please quote me or tag me @wall03 so i can see your response

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2 minutes ago, wall03 said:

ah yes. Windiows. Goes right along with my ISUS monitor.

 

in all seriousness, I believe that you need to format the drive,

what does that mean 

 

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1 minute ago, dinolawls said:

what does that mean 

 

ok im stupid do what this guy says:

2 minutes ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

Delete all the partition on the drive an you should be good.

but formatting should be as simple as selecting a drive and clicking "format"

please quote me or tag me @wall03 so i can see your response

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            RAM: 4GB 1333MHz

            CPU: Intel Core i5 2557M

            SSD: 128GB

            OS: Ubuntu 20.04

            Status: Retired PC

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            GPU: Radeon RX 570 8GB OC

            OS: Windows 10

            Status: Main PC

            Cinebench R23 score: 9097 (multi) 1236 (single)

            Temps: CPU idle 45C, load 78C, top 85C. GPU idle 50C, load ~77C.

 

 

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-wall03

 

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1 minute ago, wall03 said:

ok im stupid do what this guy says:

but formatting should be as simple as selecting a drive and clicking "format"

formatting only affects the filesystem on the partition. Windows is complaing about the partition table on the disk, and you need to remove all partitions to change that.

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1 minute ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

formatting only affects the filesystem on the partition. Windows is complaing about the partition table on the disk, and you need to remove all partitions to change that.

so i should just delete drive 0 partition 1?

 

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1 minute ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

Yup

u sure ? 😅

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Just now, dinolawls said:

u sure ? 😅

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Yea it will wipe data from the drive, I'm assuming there is no data you care about on it.

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1 minute ago, Electronics Wizardy said:

Yea it will wipe data from the drive, I'm assuming there is no data you care about on it.

i mean no there really isnt cause i just bought this laptop 2 days ago and ive been trying to download windows ever since and i really dont wanna fuck this part up  lol ehehe

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3 hours ago, dinolawls said:

i mean no there really isnt cause i just bought this laptop 2 days ago and ive been trying to download windows ever since and i really dont wanna fuck this part up  lol ehehe

Then just delete that partition and your good.

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