installing XP

Steve yorvik.ubunto at
Sun Feb 7 19:16:31 UTC 2010

On Sun, 07 Feb 2010 19:07:59 -0000, RobertHoltzman <holtzm at> wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 07, 2010 at 04:43:42PM -0000, Steve wrote:
>> >
>> If you go to your home folder and view hidden files you will see lots of
>> files with a dot, like .config. These contain your settings/preferences
>> for different programs etc.  If you do remove Ubuntu when you reinstall
>> you can copy the files back into /home and your settings will be
>> reinstalled.
> What about all the program configurations in /etc?
Never thought of them, Oops!  I was just thinking of personnel settings.


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