Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Feb 19, 2007
    Reformatting my Windows on my Macbook
    Ok so I've had my Black Macbook for a good year now, no regret really. I installed Windows xp about a couple months after. Now I've run into the problem where whenever I try booting up to my windows side, it gets to the user selection screen, and just completely freezes over. Can't move the mouse cursor or anything. However, its not actually really frozen, cause when I press the power button, the screen will tell me its preparing to shutdown; Indicating that it really isn't frozen, but I just can't move the mouse cursor what so ever (note this is with and without a use of a mouse).
    So I figured I'd just reformat it. I don't mind losing my data from my windows side, because I really didn't have anything on it except for some games and programs. I haven't actually done this type of thing before, so I have no idea how I would go about doing so. My question would be, if I have my windows xp cd, and I want to reformat my windows on my macbook, how would I do so? Just run bootcamp all over? Or is there some other step?

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Feb 19, 2007
    Any help? Going on a trip soon, and I'd like to be able to fix it soon.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Reformatting Macbook 2008 Problems
    By rosiebeeme in forum macOS - Operating System
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 01-06-2013, 03:23 PM
  2. Reformatting Macbook Pro
    By JohnLee1988 in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 07-17-2011, 12:30 PM
  3. Help!!2008 macbook stops reformatting automatically.
    By maclove240 in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-06-2010, 11:47 AM
  4. reformatting windows xp on bootcamp but cd won't boot
    By hahahahe1987 in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-17-2008, 01:06 PM
  5. Using iPod for Windows and Mac without reformatting
    By RichWalker in forum iPod Hardware and Accessories
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 10-26-2007, 03:33 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts