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Old 10-31-2005, 08:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Reformatting WinXP SP2 :<

Hi it has been about a year since I purchase my PC so I think its time for me to reformat. My pc is a Compaq Presario with a AMD 2900 processor with WINXP already installed when I purchased it. I already backed up my music and games. Are there any other files I should back up?

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Old 10-31-2005, 08:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The only things I backup are personal files. Once you format you will have to re-install all your programs again anyways so there is no sense in backing up that folder. So it looks like you should be good to go.

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Old 10-31-2005, 08:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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if you have any games, i would back up the save files unless you want to start ur game from scratch
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Old 10-31-2005, 09:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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make 2 partitions when you reinstall windows. 1 20-30 gig for windows and the leave the rest for my documents
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