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Old 01-20-2005, 06:28 AM   #11 (permalink)
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I usually reinstall less than once a year. I try not to mash my computer so I can keep it running properly.
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Old 01-20-2005, 06:31 AM   #12 (permalink)
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I do so much stuff on it. Exchange parts from my pc to the ones I fix. Sometimes I just get bored and reinstall everything or I find a new trick or hack, etc. It's just somthing to do.
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Old 01-20-2005, 11:01 AM   #13 (permalink)
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At least once a year, small things like adding SCSI controller can screw up entire system
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Old 01-20-2005, 11:07 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Because I read HiJack Logs, even as well protected as I am, I'm more prone to spyware than most...and something can get messed up. IF enough gets messed up, I'll do a reinstall rather than try and fix it. But I prefer to fix it since I know HOW to fix them, LOL.

Last reinstall I did was due to slipstreaming XP with SP2 tho. And then putting it on a SATA. That was just before Christmas. Liz
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Old 01-20-2005, 07:01 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Whenever I'm bored
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Old 01-21-2005, 03:40 AM   #16 (permalink)
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When it slow down just a little bit or when I install a program and don't like it

I do my wife about 1 once a year (it has system recovery) and my kids twice (it is 2 years old)
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Old 01-21-2005, 04:19 AM   #17 (permalink)
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Quote:
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Whenever I'm bored
LOL!...thats about right
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LOL whenever it needs it
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Old 01-21-2005, 05:32 AM   #19 (permalink)
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whenever Windows breaks and I cannot fix it
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Old 01-22-2005, 04:02 AM   #20 (permalink)
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i do it prob every once a month coz of problems or spyware
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