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Daniel

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does unetbootin erase files?
« on: January 14, 2010, 12:11:30 pm »
When you use unetbootin to make a bootable usb stick, does it wipe all the files on the stick first? or no?
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Re: does unetbootin erase files?
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2010, 05:38:33 pm »
Only one way to find out!  I tried it, and after unetbootin was done,  two files I left on the stick were still there.

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Re: does unetbootin erase files?
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2010, 06:55:06 am »
Cool, thanks!
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