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Windows 7: installation query

25 Nov 2009   #1
wayneroons

windows XP
 
 
installation query

hey guys...i knw it may sound a bit wierd coz i really dont have much experience installing windows before so what i wanna knw is do i have to do a back up of my entire hard drive befor installation or does only the c:\ drive get deleted and not the other partitions( d:\ and e:\ in my case) ?


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25 Nov 2009   #2
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

hey guys...i knw it may sound a bit wierd coz i really dont have much experience installing windows before so what i wanna knw is do i have to do a back up of my entire hard drive befor installation or does only the c:\ drive get deleted and not the other partitions( d:\ and e:\ in my case) ?







If you install on C only c should get deleted. Make a complete copy of the C drive and you should be ok.
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