Thread: What the heck?!
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Old 08-09-2004, 23:36   #9
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I cringe everytime I hear "format and resintall" as the solution to any windows problem. Most problems can be fixed without a total reinstall. And, since Win2k, you can do a repair install which will wipe only the system folder and reinstall hardware.

Search google and the newsgroups, and there is almost always a solution other than format and reinstall.
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