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Need help installing win 8.1, Backing up and Deleting a triple boot system | Need a fresh start

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April 25, 2014 4:12:44 AM

So I have got this triple boot system containing windows 8,7 and XP, Don't ask me why
They are all installed in Drive C D and E don't know which drive contains what
I want to backup my entire system containing the 3 OS so that I don't delete something that I need and can restore them back if needed

After backing up I want to delete all OS and install only a brand new windows 8.1 OS

Thats it
I am confused I think I need to create a image of all three OS and copy all files of the drives (C D and E) (including the os images) into another hard drive
Then Format those drives

And then install windows 8.1

I have never done this so I thought I will ask for your opinions

Here is my PC specs:-
Intel 3.4 GHz LGA 1155 Core i7-2600K Processor
ASRock Z77 Extreme4 Motherboard
G.Skill 8GB DDR3 1600Mhz RipjawsX Memory
CORSAIR 450VX 450W ATX12V V2.2 80 PLUS Certified
Asus Radeon EAH5770 CUcore/G/2DI/1GD5

HDD config:
C: D: E: F:
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST3500418AS 500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5"
Almost full

G: H: I: J:
WD Caviar Green 2 TB HDD Internal Hard Drive (WD20EARX)
Half Full

Thanks in advance, Let me know if you need anymore info about my stupid and slow setup
April 26, 2014 1:53:46 AM

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