New motherboard same HDD

  LALAS 20:01 06 Jun 2008
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Will I need to reformat the HDD if I am changing motherboard or after boot up will i be able to install new drivers when windows XP loads

  Devil Fish 20:11 06 Jun 2008

in my opinion it is always advisable to do a clean install when replacing a motherboard to avoid possible conflicts with drivers etc

if you are replacing like for like that would be the only time i would be tempted to cut the corner and not do a clean install

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:44 06 Jun 2008

Drivers to disable BEFORE changing motherboard
click here

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