Will custom install reformat all my drives?

#1
I have a Dell system with 2 internal hard drives. I have backed up all of my data to the second hard drive. When doing a clean (custom) install of Windows 7 will it reformat both drives or can I tell it which ones to format?
 


#2
As Drew said

Only the drive you select for the OS install will be formatted

But you WILL get the choice to format the other drive(s), so be careful
 


Joe S

Excellent Member
#3
Just look really close at which HD you select for format and install. There are many posts here where people picked the wrong one.
Joe
 


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