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#6441 - 07/30/03 09:43 AM Uninstall Linux
prady Offline
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Registered: 07/26/03
Posts: 22
Loc: India
If i want to remove linux from my harddisk...
how to do that without loosing the MBR..
i mean i should be able to boot to windows after removing linux...
how to do that...
does linux have any special commands to do that??
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#6442 - 07/30/03 12:14 PM Re: Uninstall Linux
sinetific Offline

Registered: 03/02/02
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Just reboot with your windows CD in the drive it should reformat the drive when you do the install. I know this works with XP, what version of windows are you using? After that boot into the windows recovery console and there is a command fixmbr C: that will wipe and create a new master boot record for drive C. If it's another version i'm not really sure but i believe windows will create a new one upon installation.

#6443 - 07/30/03 12:36 PM Re: Uninstall Linux
prady Offline
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Yeah sinetific..i had XP, i made it finally. Thanks for the Help.
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