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post #11 of 53
Stop Downloading Porn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It's Bad For You Pc....
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post #12 of 53
probably 7-10 times in the past 4 years
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post #13 of 53
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vanorge View Post
Stop Downloading Porn!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It's Bad For You Pc....
ROFL...... i didn't had internet at the time....remember it was on my old presscott system.....i havent installed a new xp for about a year now....altough i installed Vista 3 times already....but that was because my dvdrom dissapeared after updating..........
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post #14 of 53
I do about once every 2-3 months, mostly just to clean things up, but normally I dont reformat, What I do is, do a clean install of windows, install all my programs games etc.. defrag, clean it up etc.. dont OC anything yet, then create a full norton ghost backup, then when I need to reinstall, I just run that, and it cleans everything up for me.
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post #15 of 53
Hmm... about 200 times maybe more...
Last time was ~8 months ago.
    
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post #16 of 53
Nevah.
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post #17 of 53
Ive had to reinstall around 7 times, 5 by choice.
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post #18 of 53
way too many times to count xD
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post #19 of 53
I got my PC in Feb, and I've probably installed it about 20 times or so by now. It's just nice to start with a clean slate.
    
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post #20 of 53
7-12 in 3 years for me.
    
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