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Windows 7: Windows 7 removal

15 Aug 2010   #1
The Master

Windows 7 Ultimate (Build 7600)
 
 
Windows 7 removal

i want to install another os - ubuntu but i installed it but wen i start up windows 7 appears next to ubuntu is there any way of completely removin win 7 and leaving ubuntu as the default os


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15 Aug 2010   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello.





If there's nothing on the Hard Disk Drive (HDD) that you would not want to lose, then have a look at the tutorial at the link below, this will mark the HDD as unallocated space and then over-write everything on the HDD and give you a clean slate to reinstall to.


SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation
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15 Aug 2010   #3
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

In Ubuntu, you'll probably have to play around with Grub (assuming you don't want to access Windows 7 anymore). I think there are plenty of guides on the Ubuntu Linux Forums on how to do this. I suggest the QGrubEditor - How to edit GRUB Settings with GUI tool QGRUBEditor.
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