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To wipe or not to wipe?

I got two Dell Inspiron 1525's for Christmas and I only need one. I had only used the first one a couple of weeks when I got the second one. My question is this: should I go to the trouble of reformatting the hard drive and reinstalling Windows Vista Home Premium when I have barely used the computer? The only semi-sensitive material that might be on there are some favorites on a web browser and maybe a few saved passwords. If I delete the web browser, clean out the cache, cookies, and history, and then change all the passwords on my accounts, is that sufficient? Is there something that I am not thinking of that needs to be done? I would really appreciate some advice here. Thanks in advance.

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I always wipe! ;)

In reply to: To wipe or not to wipe?

Better keep this discussion on one forum... I replied to your other post. Reason for one forum only... the discussion gets disjointed. Wink

Glenn

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