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Unable to format hard disk partition

I am trying to format a partition on my HDD (it is NTFS) but I am unable to format it using gparted. When trying through terminal i try to unmount it and get message that The drive is not mounted but ...
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Hard Drive Formatting and Unmounting Errors

I'm trying to format a hard drive using Ubuntu 11.10. Every time that I attempt to format it from the Disk Utility, I get the error saying the device is busy, and under details it says: /dev/sda1 is ...