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Old 09-28-2008, 09:11 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Well, again, thank you for your help. Any tips on backing up data before reformatting?

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Old 09-28-2008, 09:15 PM   #22 (permalink)

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No problem .

Sadly you can't back any data up from your C: drive without a standalone copy utility but if you leave the S: drive alone for now you can access all of it's data even after the reinstall. Just make sure you aren't formatting the S: drive at the Windows installation screen.


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Old 09-28-2008, 09:17 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Sweet, as long as I can access the data on my S:/ drive, that is all that matters. Thanks again!

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