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If the new board is the same chip-set you're probably going to be ok, but as said - a clean install with a new board is always a good idea.
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Originally Posted by wckedxawsome View Post

Thanks biker. I've never had to format a HDD before. I Didn't know you did it right at installation. Thanks for that. I'm backing up all my files now for when UPS shows up with the board. Here's to hoping it's not DOA like 40% of motherboards according to Newegg reviews lol.

And of that 40% I'm willing to bet 50% were due to PEBKACs from people with "high tech-levels" rolleyes.gif
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