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Can i install windows 8.1 OVER ubuntu?

shinymanone

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hi!, i have installed ubuntu on my wife's toshiba laptop.It was FORMERLY windows 7...she doesn't like it, so i have an windows 8.1 disk "winging its way" from the U.K.( we live in Spain).Can i install windows 8.1 OVER ubuntu, and if not, i do i UNINSTALL ubuntu...Any advise would be MOST welcome!
 

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KYHI

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You would boot from the "Windows Installation Media"
Then when asked where to install (HDD Partition Screen)
Delete EVERY partition
and point to the unallocated disk space
Windows will create it's own partitions....
 

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