Recovery disc isuse

#1
I used the recovery disc as the intructions. It get about half way into the virus scan and then the computer shuts down. is there any way I can reformat the hard drive on vista.
 

mqudsi

Mostly Harmless
Staff member
#2
Hi horis,

It sounds like something is physically wrong with your PC. If at any time during the system recovery your PC turns off unexpectedly, this is almost-definitely caused by hardware failure. It could be the power supply, motherboard, or RAM.