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Old May 29, 2003, 11:31 PM
noamkrief noamkrief is offline
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If i have windows 98 on a computer and upgrade to windows 2000, would it by any chance give me the option to do a clean install and change to NTFS?

Old May 30, 2003, 12:44 AM
BlackDiamondJr BlackDiamondJr is offline
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It's been a millennium since I've done an upgrade, but if I remember correctly it would. I just as soon do a wipe and reinstall by booting from the CD and deleting the partition though. Ooops, same difference.
Old May 30, 2003, 01:42 PM
Badidoh Badidoh is offline
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Default can convert to NTFS and upgrade
that's the option u can do, or format without upgrading, meaning, wiping everything off that partition/harddrive and doing a clean install of w2k
Old May 30, 2003, 06:23 PM
Demo Demo is offline
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Hi noamkrief

Yes you do get the option to do a clean install and you do get the option to format to NTFS.......just watch out for the f6 option to include aditional drivers for you HD controllers

BTW I have played with most MSs OSs and I believe that win2k is the most secure.

BTW2 I have just read and responded to another of your posts concerning win2k. I am refering to win2k proffesional but I assume the server version is the same.

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