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Old 06-01-2005, 07:32 PM   #1
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hey guys, i am getting a new Mother board on friday. now i already have a computer built, and a hard drive with a ton of info on it i dont want to lose. so i was wondering when i get my new MoBo do i have to re-format my hard drive and if i do could some one give me a link to a good guide (i havent had to format a hard drive yet). thanks so much.
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:37 PM   #2
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Your hard drive my be able to be used without having to reformat it or you might get screwed and have to do it. Check out this forum:

http://computerforums.org/showthread.php?t=15388

Go to that link and there is a guide on how to do it.
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ok thanks man.
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Old 06-01-2005, 10:34 PM   #4
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Or you can just pop the drive into a friend's computer as a slave and transfer the files to the master (assuming there's enough space). Or burn the files to DVD. Whichever backup method you prefer.
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