There are different Ways to Format Hard Drive in Windows 10.
Lets discuss one way of formatting hard drive in windows 10
In daily life, you may meet some situations which cause you to format Windows 10 hard drive. For instance, your partition has been ruined by viruses or there is a few bad sectors and you plan to wipe them from your PC; or you try to upgrade your present hard drive to a larger one, you must format it and then you are allowed to save data on it. To satisfy the demand, we show you how to format hard drive in Windows 10 as follows:
Disk Management in Windows 10 is a built-in tool which enables you to format/create/delete/extend/shrink partition without rebooting system. If you want to use this tool to format hard drive, you should open Disk Management by one of the following ways at first.
Right click This PC>Manage>Disk Management
Click start menu and then type Disk Management to search
Click start menu and type cmd to open command line and then input compmgmt.msc and then click Enter
Press “windows + R” to open the command line and then enter “diskmgmt.msc” to launch Disk Management
Step1: After open Disk Management, right click the partition you need to format (partition D) and then choose Format.
Step2:In the pop-up window, you can set file system and cluster size and then click OK.
With Disk Management in Windows 10, only the partition whose size is smaller than 32GB can be formatted from NTFS to FAT32. But if your partition is larger than 32GB and you hope to format from NTFS to FAT32, how can you do?
well please stay in touch, we will bring you the next step in our next technology post.