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Old 02-27-2005, 12:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys i was gona buy a new motherboard and i was wondering do i still gota reformat? if so can i just set bios 2 boot from harddrive and use the windows that i used on my old mobo?
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Old 02-27-2005, 12:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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no you do not have to reformat
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r u sure becuz i dont know wat if the old driver for the mobos is on the hdd?
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Old 02-27-2005, 01:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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You do not have to reformat, but you should.

When you change a video card, motherboard and sometimes sound card, you should reformat.
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will everything work fine if i dont reformat?
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Old 02-27-2005, 01:19 PM   #7 (permalink)
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well? some1 reply i need 2 kn0w so i can put my new mobo on..
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