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mitch
08-07-2007, 08:18 PM
If I'm loading a fresh O/S (XP) on a Notebook, should I reformat the hard drive prior to installing this? Thanks for any help!

dmayer84
08-07-2007, 08:52 PM
Yes, and go for the full format not the quick format.

mitch
08-07-2007, 09:43 PM
Thanks......

dmayer84
08-07-2007, 09:45 PM
Just remember that you will lose everything on the drive previously

Doug G
08-08-2007, 12:17 AM
Yup..............

milkmania
08-08-2007, 12:23 AM
I need to do it soon also.....
dreading it:rolleyes:

backing up to a 320 gig as I type:cool: