On Tue, 15 Oct 1996, Inderjit S Gabrie wrote:
> I've just started installing Windows95 software on an old
> PC, which previously had Windows 3.1 and Windows NT for Workgroups on it,
> i've deleted all the old junk files and have edited out Autoexec.bat and
> config.sys files, deleted all the application files etc...done the Windows
> 95 installation on it, but however found out that some of the old files
> were still on the Hard disk, thay must be hidden files etc..
> Could someone tell me what the
> procedure is when installing Windows 95 software on to a old PC and how to
> get rid of all hidden files and is it a good idea to get rid of the old
> Auto exec and config files etc.
> Since i am doing this
> installation for the first time , i would appreciate all the help i could
> get.....thanks in advance......indy
Format the HD, might require an fdisk if you used ntfs, before doing any
"Cutting the space budget really restores my faith in humanity. It
eliminates dreams, goals, and ideals and lets us get straight to the
business of hate, debauchery, and self-annihilation." -- Johnny Hart
***testing, only testing, and damn good at it too!***
OK, so you're a Ph.D. Just don't touch anything.