F18 Installation problem

Richard Vickery richard.vickeryrv at gmail.com
Sun Mar 3 23:09:24 UTC 2013

On Sun, Mar 3, 2013 at 7:57 AM, Eddie G. O'Connor Jr.
<eoconnor25 at gmail.com>wrote:

> On 03/03/2013 09:58 AM, Vinny Onelli wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am try to install F18 on Dell Dimension 8300 containing 2 HD 120 GB
>> for windows XP and 350 GB containing F17. I first tried to install F18
>> from a downloaded iso file, it shows an error when select the 350 GB HD
>> apparently it thing that there is not enough space, I intended to
>> replace the existing F17 but there is not such choice. I also tried to
>> install using the live dvd, but it shows the same problem.
>> Help would be greatly appreciate, Thank you in advance. Vinny
>>  If it were me, I would transfer the data from the F17 drive to somewhere
> safe, then format the drive i want F18 on. I cannot think what could be
> causing it but that's the route I would take, only because my life is busy
> enough with my job, my 13 year old son.....and all the other miniscule
> things that occupy my time. And the most direct route to getting it done
> (for me anyway!) would be this. but I'm sure there are people who are more
> qualified than I am who could offer you advice that might not be so
> extreme....
> I think I have encountered this, though I don't lit Microsoft's products
touch my system: On the second install, I had to make sure that I took over
the entire partition, else it went in beside F17.

Hope this helps,

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