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Yes install Vista

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I'm sure you could figure out every little problem with it but what I do when I have stuff like this happen is just wipe it and reinstall. I'm not a linux guru by any means sorry. Free Bump
I am just getting frustrated. I guess I'll have to wipe. ...this is going to come off as dumb, but what's the fastest way to wipe an entire hard drive? Ubuntu found traces of a Window partition on there.. I just want everything gone. How do I do this?
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Err so this isn't your main computer?

What are the specs of it? I'll be able to help you more if I know what kind of hardware we're dealing with.
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Err so this isn't your main computer?

What are the specs of it? I'll be able to help you more if I know what kind of hardware we're dealing with.
No, no.. the Windows I am using is on my 120 GB hard drive.. I put Ubuntu on my 80 GB but I traded my old video card with a member on OCN for his 80GB hard drive and the hard drive has a Windows partition on it still.. so what I need to do is totally wipe the 80GB so I can put Ubuntu on it
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Using the Ubuntu CD just tell it to completely erase the drive and use the entire disk.
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