Had this conversation earlier with a friend
as far as i know, format isthe only way.
You could manually use a bootdisk... delete folder by folder (windows, program files etc)
but its not ensuring a clean machine and things could mess up
why dont you back up your data onto cd, or another partition, then format c:
EP, glad to see you come back and tidy up...did want to ask a one day favor, I want to enhance my resume , was hoping you could make me administrator for a day, if so, take me right off since I won't be here to do anything, and don't know the slightest about the board, but it would be nice putting "served administrator osnn", if can do, THANKS