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Windows 7: Clean Install Formating Question

25 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Ultimate 64-Bit, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Windows XP
Clean Install Formating Question

Hello Again,

I think I may have done something silly.

I did a clean install yesterday. When I got to the partitioner in the "installer" I deleted all of the existing partitions and then created one new partition from the entire volume (except for the 100mb that Windows takes) and then clicked next.

What I didn't do, is format that new partition I made! Is this a problem? Or did the installer automatically format it during the install process.

If not, should I re-do the install? I was hoping for a nice, super clean, install. Something inside me feels dirty for not having formated the disk.


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25 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64

Windows formats for you, do not be concerned.
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25 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Ultimate 64-Bit, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Windows XP

Thanks Saltgrass.
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