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Old 10-19-2001, 06:47 PM   #1
wolfyheart
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Question Messed up when installing linux, erased win Me...Need to reinstall is it possible?re


can I partition my Hd and reinstall Win Me or 2000?
I lost all of win me I got :
30 gb Hd
500 mhz celeron and
128 mb pc 100
can I partition my Hd in 3 without disturbing linux?
 
Old 10-20-2001, 03:10 AM   #2
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I am not sure exactly what you mean.

Have you lost Windows while installing linux? Have you already installed Linux? If Yes, is it working just fine?

How many partitions does your hard disk (hda) have?

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Check out 'partition magic', fips, diskdruid. All these are partitioning softwares. If you use just fdisk (win or lin), you will most probably loose all the data, but if u use the one listed above, you will not.
You will need to do some work though, even if you partition your hard drive.
 
Old 10-20-2001, 12:01 PM   #3
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use linux fdisk to check your current partitions and if need be make a new one for windows
 
Old 10-20-2001, 12:08 PM   #4
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I had 3 equal partition before installing linux and Win Me on the C partition about 10gb. but I pushesd the wrong button when installing and linux erased everything, although linux is working ok, except I can't configure it to my LAN.

I will try Pmagic to make more partitions and maybe install w2k

Thank you for your replies.

___the wolf man___
 
Old 10-20-2001, 01:59 PM   #5
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i persoanlly wouldn't bother with Pmagic, use the mandrake installtion cd to repartition your drive, you did it once already...!
 
  


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