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Old 03-22-2004, 04:37 AM   #1
neer0
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Question removing Linux


HI,
ama dummy at linux
whats the easiest way to completely remove Linux RH and its partition. i want to install MS and then linux as dual boot?
Thanks
 
Old 03-22-2004, 05:53 AM   #2
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If you are going to be removing and starting over, just reformat the drive, partition it, install MS if you must, and then install Linux onto a second partition.
 
Old 03-22-2004, 10:31 AM   #3
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Just insert you MS-cd, and it takes total control of your comp, doing all necessary formatting etc (scary huh!?).
 
  


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