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Wipe hard drive and reinstall windows 7

Hey guys I am replacing my motherboard and I want to keep my hard drive. I want to remove all my files and old operating system and do a clean install of a new windows 7 I bought. How should I go about doing this? Thanks!
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    Change your board, connect everything including a DVD drive and the old HDD, go to BIOS and select the DVD-drive as the primary boot device, then save changes and exit. Insert the Win 7 installation disc, and format all existing partitions when prompted to do so.
  2. Eduello said:
    Change your board, connect everything including a DVD drive and the old HDD, go to BIOS and select the DVD-drive as the primary boot device, then save changes and exit. Insert the Win 7 installation disc, and format all existing partitions when prompted to do so.


    Thanks so much!
  3. Happy to help :)
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