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Hello guys I have a dell laptop with two operating systems, ubuntu and windows 7,

currently I spend all my time in ubuntu, so I decided to resotre windows 7 to factory image, will it harm my ubuntu?

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If you are "spending all your time in Ubuntu", why restore Win 7? Wipe the partitions and enjoy the extra space! –  izx Jun 7 '12 at 12:24

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Dell's factory image will wipe the entire drive and replace it with Windows 7. If you do not want to do this, do not restore to factory defaults

(I've got a dell, did this once by mistake, and hell ensued)

If you're not going to use Windows 7, then I'd suggest just wiping out the Windows 7 partitions and utilizing the extra space as storage (or expand your Ubuntu to use it all), but if you still have a purpose for Windows 7, don't change anything in terms of partitioning.

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