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Clean Install - Do I Delete Recovery Partition?


I own a dell inspiron 530 desktop with vista home basic. I was just informed that i could not upgrade from vista home basic to windows 7 home premium. So i purchased a full version of windows 7 so that i could do a clean install. My computer currently has two partitions on it. One of which is a 14. 6 gb recovery partition, while the other is a 218gb partition labeled os: when i do a clean install do i delete both the recovery partition and the os partition and install windows 7 on one large partition?

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