Originally Posted by raphtor
that simple???irrespective of partition type???does it promt for a home format option so that i can cancel it???
Yes, that simple, and I've yet to see a distro that doesn't prompt you on which partition to format. However, there's always a first time, but you can always cancel before you do anything, if it doesn't prompt you.
You should always ALWAYS
, back up your data first, regardless of how safe you think it would be.