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Your Cubase® Studio by Steve Pacey

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Clean Install

Reformatting your hard drive (erasing everything on your hard drive, including the programs that are installed) is something that only the brave should do. When you reformat your hard drive, you have the option of starting over from scratch and reinstalling Windows from the roots up (this is referred to as a clean install, and some people do this every so often just as a maintenance routine). This gives you more options. Windows Vista uses the NTFS file system. It is possible to configure your computer as a dual-boot system if you would like to run Windows XP as well. Sometimes users choose to run a dual-boot system so they can A/B the way Cubase functions on both operating systems. Again, I usually stick to the “keep it simple” ...

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