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    Clean Install
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    Clean Install
    So when I get Leopard next week I'm thinking I should clean my entire harddrive and use my reinstall disc and what not to start from scratch that way there may not be problems and what not. Should I do this or just straight up install Leopard?

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    I did clean install and its been working well. Just a few glitches, weird lock ups when I try to choose Spotlight, thats happened to me twice. I have to hold the powerbuttond down because there is no way to shut down when it does it.

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    I didn't have the patience to wait for a backup drive to do wipe the drive clean and install Leopard. So I did an OS upgrade. It worked flawless, no issues, it's not slow or anything like that.
    schweb This has to be one of the best threads ever in MF history...
    Cherokee This gets my vote for most innovative thread on Mac-Forums... ever.

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