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Old 08-22-2003, 04:33 PM   #1
Swonko
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Uninstalling Linux


I have recently installed Mandrake Linux 9.1 on my Dell laptop. The laptop came with no operating system, which is why I chose to do this. As a result, everything went fine, but for my personal preferences, I would rather install Windows 98. I am very new to linux, and have no clue how to go about this. I know that I am running off of Lilo. If anyone could please help, I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks
 
Old 08-22-2003, 04:46 PM   #2
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If you just want to replace Linux put in your Win98 CD, and change your BIOS to boot from CD.

If you want to Dual Boot, Well Thats a diffrent story...
 
Old 08-22-2003, 04:55 PM   #3
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yeah boot off the cd with "cdrom support" and use the evil, but useful, fdisk. then reboot and let m$ format you drive to the darkside.
 
  


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