HQ NETWORKXbox One | Xbox | InstallerDeluxe.Com 2,441 HQ Network UsersHQ Network: 2,441 | Members OnlineGuests: 1167 |Guests OnlineMembers: 0

Format An Original Xbox 360 Hard Drive For Use In PC
Browse through our collection of tutorials or submit your own..
Xbox One
Printer Friendly Page

Format An Original Xbox 360 Hard Drive For Use In PC

Format An Original Xbox 360 Hard Drive For Use In PC
Published by forahobby on 2010-05-01
Category: HardDrive | Page Views: 5645

Introduction
This tutorial will explain how you can format an Xbox 360 Harddrive so it can be used in your PC.. This is great for anyone who may have a spare Xbox 360 HDD laying around the place.

Please note that you do this at your own risk.

Required Hardware/Software
- Xbox 360 Hard Drive
- Hard Disk Low Level Format Tool (download here)

Let's Get Started

1. Download the Hard Disk Low Level Format Tool from our 360-HQ downloads area.

2. Connect your Xbox 360 hard drive to your PC.

3. Start the Hard Disk Low Level Format Tool and select your Xbox 360 hard drive.

4. Once you have selected your hard disk from the menu click on "Continue", and then the "LOW-LEVEL FORMAT" tab.

5. Click "FORMAT THIS DEVICE" and wait for the application to finish.

6. When it's finished formatting, go into your start menu or control panel in windows and find "Administrative Tools" and launch "Computer Management" so we can initialize the drive.

7. Now click on "Disk Management", and it will ask you to initialize the disk, just click yes or ok.

8. Right click on your newly initialized hard drive, click "New simple volume", and continue to click through until the end, choosing formatting options etc.


Your old Xbox 360 hard drive can now be used as a regular hard drive!


Related URL: http://hddguru.com/
 Members Online (0) / Guests Online (1167)
Members Browsing


Legend
Administrator  Moderator  VIP Member  Registered User  Banned Users

Latest Xbox 360 News

Xbox 360 NewsONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS 4 out today for XBOX ONE, PS4 and SWITCH
'ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS 4', the fourth instalment in the ONE PIECE: PIRATE WARRIORS 4 series will be released on March 27 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.The PIRATE WARRIORS series has succes..

Bleeding Edge launches for Xbox One and Windows..

Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy Of The Duelist Link Evolution ..

Shadow Man Remastered announced for console and..

Disney+ Now Available For Xbox One In More Regi..

Xbox 360 News | Submit News
 Site Statistics

  HQ Online Statistics
    Members: 0 | Guests: 1,167 | Xbox Live Tags: 4,385

View Detailed Statistics
 Site Statistics

  HQ Online Statistics
    Members: 0 | Guests: 1,167 | Xbox Live Tags: 4,385

   Forums
Active Users: 474
   Profile
Active Users: 291
   Downloads
Active Users: 56
   Xbox Games
Active Users: 52
   Xbox Media
Active Users: 48
   Home
Active Users: 46
   Xbox Achievements
Active Users: 45
   Xbox Homebrew
Active Users: 37
   News
Active Users: 35
   Your Account
Active Users: 35
View Detailed Statistics
 HQ Arcade Toolbar

  HQ Arcade Toolbar
    FlashGames: 152 | Categories: 8 | Hi-Scores: 3,526

Xevious Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotXevious
by Unknown
Genre: Action Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 27
Page Views: 9,924
Fruit Slot Machine Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotFruit Slot Machine
by Unknown
Genre: Gambling Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 56
Page Views: 10,297
Super Flash Mario Bros Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotSuper Flash Mario Bros
by Unknown
Genre: Action Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 8
Page Views: 24,727
YetiSports2: Orca Slap Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotYetiSports2: Orca Slap
by Chris Hilbert
Genre: Action Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 0
Page Views: 8,260
Kelis Quick Cards Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotKelis Quick Cards
by mgeorg1
Genre: Gambling Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 0
Page Views: 5,620
View All HQ Arcade Toolbar Games (152)
 HQ Arcade Toolbar

  HQ Arcade Toolbar
    FlashGames: 152 | Categories: 8 | Hi-Scores: 3,526

YetiSports Pingu Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotYetiSports Pingu
by Chris Hilgert
Genre: Action Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 845
Page Views: 27,324
Super Flash Mario Bros Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotSuper Flash Mario Bros
by Unknown
Genre: Action Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 8
Page Views: 24,727
Ms.Pacman Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotMs.Pacman
by Kent Patfield
Genre: Arcade Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 0
Page Views: 16,190
1942 (WIP) Hi-Score Flash Game Screenshot1942 (WIP)
by Kent Patfield
Genre: Arcade Games
Comments: 1 | Hi-Scores: 230
Page Views: 13,778
Frogger Hi-Score Flash Game ScreenshotFrogger
by Kent Patfield
Genre: Arcade Games
Comments: 0 | Hi-Scores: 126
Page Views: 12,020
View All HQ Arcade Toolbar Games (152)
 Xbox 360 Blogs

  Latest HQ Member Blogs


my holidays cladss
Comments: 1 | Views: 119
Compassionate gamer how i believe in success.
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,381
legendary
Comments: 3 | Views: 3,047
my game tags on xbox live
Comments: 9 | Views: 3,300
Fresh meat ..
Comments: 1 | Views: 2,959
See All Blogs(713) | Publish New Blog
 Xbox 360 Blogs

  Active HQ Member Blogs


bloggerman
Comments: 1 | Views: 290
360-HQ is BACK!
Comments: 6 | Views: 3,735
my game tags on xbox live
Comments: 9 | Views: 3,300
my holidays cladss
Comments: 1 | Views: 119
Compassionate gamer how i believe in success.
Comments: 1 | Views: 1,381
See All Blogs(713) | Publish New Blog
 Xbox 360 Blogs

  Popular HQ Member Blogs


GTA-4 Park More Cars
Comments: 7 | Views: 9,560
Success: Upgraded my 360 HDD
Comments: 5 | Views: 8,812
Xbox 1 tut, let me know what you think guys
Comments: 9 | Views: 8,746
GTA4 CHEATING AND LOVING IT!
Comments: 5 | Views: 8,408
Project Devil Box complete!!
Comments: 5 | Views: 7,663
See All Blogs(713) | Publish New Blog