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I wanted to install Windows 7 and format the disk partition while doing so. My problem is that advanced disk options are missing. Here is a screen shot: Here is my installation screenshot
And here is how it should look: here is how it should look
I probably missed something.

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Did you boot it from DVD? –  chmod Aug 23 '12 at 18:27
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Boot from windows DVD and you'll be able to format it. You screenshot shows that "To make change to partition, restart windows from installation disc"

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