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Have a USB drive that used to be bootable Ubuntu install. I want to repurpose it now but can't delete any of the partitions.


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use the command line to format this partition using the following steps (of course by root user):

root user):

$ fdisk /dev/sdb

This will log in to the a disk management in console. type m for help (manual). Continue deleting the partitions using d and write it to the table using w. All the required information are available here.

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