Doing a clean install, will the documents folders be removed

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by GEO, Sep 23, 2007.

  1. GEO

    GEO Guest

    I have two hard drisk, one with vista and the other ones has my document
    folder.

    If I wipe my drive and do a clean install will Vista automatically remove
    the documents folder.
     
    GEO, Sep 23, 2007
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  2. Richard G. Harper, Sep 23, 2007
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  3. To be safe unplug the secondary drive curing install.
    After everything is working, plug it back in.
    That way you don't accidently erase the wrong HD.
     
    Robert Martin, Sep 23, 2007
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  4. GEO

    Charlie42 Guest

    No. After a clean install, you will find your old documents and settings in
    the windows.old folder. Still, it is highly recommended to do a backup.

    Charlie42
     
    Charlie42, Sep 23, 2007
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