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Old 10-18-2004, 04:48 PM   #1
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ok i am wondering what formating will do or if it will erase my well every thing and will it leave my windowes files

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Old 10-19-2004, 01:29 AM   #2
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Default Re: formating

Formating erases the instructions to where the data is on your harddrive. Data can be recoverd from a formatted drive. But once the new operating system writes over the old data it is lost. If you format you lose everything on your drive for all practical purposes, windows and your data
When In Doubt-Format and start over
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