1.    09 Feb 2016 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10, Debian

    How to Wipe Only C drive and resintall OS?

    Hi, my laptop became a bit slow and explorer crashes often. So, to clean install, I am guessing "Reset this PC" should work.
    There are 2 options "Keep my files" and "remove everything". I have partitioned the hard drive space it to 4 local disks and installed windows 10 on C drive. I want only C drive to be cleaned and rest of the disks data to be intact. Which option to choose?

    Additional Info: My laptop came with Windows 8 and I upgraded to W10. So I am hoping this reset option wouldn't mess with activation.
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  2.    10 Feb 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    A Finnish ex-pat in Germany
    Posts : 8,719
    Windows 10 Pro

    The very next dialog after the "Keep my files" or "Remove everything" asks if you want to remove the content of all drives or just the Windows system drive C:. See the tutorial: Reset Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums, Option Two steps 5 & 6.
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