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Old 03-22-2004, 12:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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if i re-install any OS that has a NTFS file system will i loose docs and files that are on my computer? I have another hard drive that i want to hook up but i don't want to back up my files and do a complete reinstallation

Any thoughts or suggestions?

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Old 03-22-2004, 01:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If u reinstall over the existing OS without formatting ...then No ..u will not lose out ur data ...

If ur installing the OS on a new harddrive then u will not have any issue's accessing ur exixting files on the other harddrive
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