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I screwed up a brand new dell pe1800 and need to completely uninstall ubuntu 6.06 server and install ubuntu 6.06 desktop. Trying to install desktop over server failed. Help!
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You need to format the drive and do a clean install of the ubuntu desktop.
If its is dual boot, you can delete the partition from computer management.
you can also repartition from Ubuntu live cd using fdisk.
I dont remember correctly but the installer shouldd have the option to partition or format partitions

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Manish Regmi
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