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  1. Will doing a "Fresh Start" only remove the partition where the OS is installed or the...


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    Will my secondary partitions remain untouched or will they be deleted as well?

    :)
     
    Petar Nikolic, Jul 12, 2018
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  2. Does Fresh Start Affects Partition?

    I have two partitions. One for the Windows OS and the other one is for the backup data. I am currently planning to do fresh start. My question is, does fresh start delete my data on the other partition too?

    Thanks Will doing a "Fresh Start" only remove the partition where the OS is installed or the... :)
     
    MichaelYapriadi, Jul 12, 2018
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  3. W1zzard Win User
    W7 Hard drive partition issue

    to get rid of that 100 meg windows partition that setup creates for you on a new install on a blank hdd:

    - press shift+f10 when on the partition management screen in setup <-- this opens a command prompt
    - diskpart <-- start the windows command line partition management tool
    - list disk <--- list the installed hdds in this computer for the next step
    - select disk 0 <- might have to replace 0 with the number of the correct disk
    - clean <-- this will erase all data on the disk you selected one step up- dont use the wrong disk!
    - create partition primary <- creates a primary partition taking up all space on the drive, adjust the command if necessary
    - exit, exit to exit diskpart and the command prompt
    - click refresh in partition manager and select your newly created partition and install to that
     
    W1zzard, Jul 12, 2018
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  4. Will doing a "Fresh Start" only remove the partition where the OS is installed or the...

    Windows 10 upgrade and fresh install

    Hello everyone,

    I have an 2 year old ASUS laptop witch came with windows 8 already installed. It has all the partitions made by the manufacturer, the OS, DATA and hidden recovery partitions. I was wondering if i can do a a clean and fresh install on my laptop without all
    the partitions it has, meaning removing ALL the partitions and erasing the hard drive COMPLETELY so i can do my own partitions and install windows 10 from scratch.

    If this is possible could you give a step by step guide on how to do it and what precautions i need to take?
     
    SoulImmolator, Jul 12, 2018
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