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If i update ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10,

It will delete all the installed softwares..?

It will delete any of my data..?

I'm totally new to ubuntu.

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All of your settings, files in your /home directory and personal software will be preserved.

It is recommended, however, to make a backup beforehand in case the update renders your operating system inoperable. The chance of this happening shouldn't be big.

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Thanks man, so i'm good to go. Any tips..? –  Raj Oct 31 '13 at 17:34
    
If this answered your question, please mark it as accepted by clicking the checkmark under the vote counter. –  Joren Oct 31 '13 at 17:34
    
As for tips, don't touch your computer while its updating. It could mess things up. –  Joren Oct 31 '13 at 17:35

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