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Old 01-30-2005, 03:19 PM   #1
ravenouss
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Uninstalling fedora core 1


i have a dual boot linux fedora core 1 and windows xp but i now would like to remove fedora core 1. Is there any easy way of doing this without just removing the partition because last time i did that my computer would not boot up PLEASE HELP
 
Old 01-30-2005, 04:06 PM   #2
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You need to remove the bootloader from the MBR. Use the XP install CD and boot to recovery mode. Then run the fixmbr utility.
Then you can remove the partitions.
 
  


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