zanwalk 20:41 09 Jun 2003

Any modern main Linux distribution will partition and format your hard disk for you as it installs. However, do be careful re installing a bootloader as you may find yourself unable to boot into Windows, the safest way is to install the bootloader to a floppy and boot Linux from there until you are familiar with Linux.

As always, before installing a new operating system, do back up your important files.

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