reinsatlling windows - formatting

By Shadowrunner
Oct 9, 2005
  1. lets cut to the chase, i gotta problem and i gotta install windows. 1 question: with a "quick format" installing windows, will any of my other data besides windows be lost?
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Yes all your data will be lost with any kind of format.

    Why do you need to reinstall Windows?

    Would doing a Windows repair as per this thread HERE be an option?

    At least with a repair you would keep your data.

    Regards Howard :) :)
  3. Blakhart

    Blakhart TS Rookie Posts: 353

    What Howard said.
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