[ubuntu-uk] new motherboard- Installing ubuntu

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 22 12:19:16 GMT 2010


On 22 November 2010 12:11, javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com> wrote:
> Some of you know may know my problems with my pc. Ive been told its most
> likely my Mobo. I am now intending to buy a new motherboard.
> I will install my old hard drives in this.
> Will i be able to install ubuntu on this without losing any info from these
> drives?

You have not said what is on the drives.  If they already have ubuntu
on then they should just go with the new board.  No need to
re-install.  Except in the unlikely event you have 64 bit version on
disk and new board is 32.

Colin



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