formatting drive "C"

  geedad 08:37 08 Oct 2009
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I am about to perform a system recovery on my Sony PC. My recovery disc gives me the option of a complete system recovery, or just "C", leaving the "D" partion intact.
Do I need to pull the plug on my internet connection before I proceed?
Thanks
geedad

  gengiscant 08:49 08 Oct 2009

I've reinstalled widows a least once a year for as long as I've had PC's and have never pulled the plug yet. Windows usually needs to activate anyway. I not saying my way is the right way,but I have never had a problem.

  geedad 09:35 08 Oct 2009

gengiscant
Thank you!
That seems OK then!
geedad

  Stuartli 10:39 08 Oct 2009

>>I've reinstalled widows a least once a year>>

Tut, tut...:-)

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:43 08 Oct 2009

gengiscant

>>I've reinstalled widows a least once a year>>

Why???

Have a 4 1/2 year old Medion never defragged never reinstalled a little house keeping keeps it as fast as the day I got it.

  gengiscant 15:00 08 Oct 2009

>>I've reinstalled widows a least once a year>>

Because I tweak to much and dabble in regedit, I'm forever trying different hacks etc.I keep a PC just for the purposes I've just mentioned,its a slipstreamed operation so not a problem.

  geedad 20:09 08 Oct 2009

Think I will close the subject now!!
Thanks everyone!
geedad

  Strawballs 04:10 09 Oct 2009

Leave D alone only C will have windows then any data that you have saved to D will still be intact, so anything that you don't won't to loose move to D

  geedad 08:02 09 Oct 2009

Strawballs
Thanks, good advice..............!!
geedad

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