Re: If I delete windows , my archives will desapear?
I would transfer files onto your new hard drive first before I did anything else. That way you will be certain you still have them.
Just install the old harddrive in the computer and make it the slave. Then just drag and drop your files over to the new hard drive.
When all else fails...Ham Radio!
I still have the same old HP DV9700T laptop I've had for years...still kickin'