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My brother deleted windows off of my computer and installed linux. Not a big deal it was an extra computer. I have never used Linux before and i need to delete it and reinstall windows. I need some help doing this. Remember i know nothing about this.
To reinstall windows just insert the cd, turn off the computer and turn it back on. Since you don't seem to know much about computers I would use your system recovery disc if you have one (you will if your computer is like a comaq or dell). I do however encourage you to look into Linux. You can make it do everything windows does and more... with just a little bit of effort.
The only thing you have to do is to start installing windos. It will ask you if you want to format partitions or not which of course you have to start yes. In addition you can remove all partitions and re-partition your hard disk using either "fdisk" or at the time installation. This will delete beautifull LINUX from your system.