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How often, on average, do you reformat your home computer?

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2 years ago#1
Since NT6 came out (Vista), I'd say every year. NT6 has been very good to me.

In the NT5 days, I was reformatting every 6 months, sometimes even more frequently.

Before that, I can't really remember. I don't think I had a computer of my own to format as I saw fit.
2 years ago#2
Hardware failures or OS upgrades. That's it.
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2 years ago#3
Yeah but you're a Linux guy. I don't think Linux ever gets "dirty".
2 years ago#4
Never because I'm lazy unless there is a serious issue. It doesn't seem to slow down that bad.
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2 years ago#5
Windows doesn't either, with proper administration
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2 years ago#6
Orestes417 posted...
Hardware failures or OS upgrades. That's it.

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2 years ago#7
Orestes417 posted...
Hardware failures or OS upgrades. That's it.

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2 years ago#8
Whenever something breaks.
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2 years ago#9
Hardware failures or OS upgrades. That's it.

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2 years ago#10
I'm smart with my computer. I don't need to.
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