install ubuntu without deleting data

Mihamina Rakotomandimby mihamina at
Sat Jan 9 15:03:48 UTC 2010

> Odd <iodine at> :
>> I am wondering if there exists any way by which I can do a fresh 
>> reinstall UBUNTU without deleting current installation. 
> No, you will by definition delete the current installation by
> doing a fresh reinstall. Only thing you can do is take backup
> of your home folder and import that after the reinstall.

No. One may install without formatting the partition.
There will be overwriting but no formatting.

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