Advice 1: How to remove Linux and leave Windows

Today, operating systems for desktop personal computers based on Linux are becoming more common. Many users of Windows, wanting to see with their capabilities, install one or the other Assembly as a second operating system. Later, wanting to remove Linux and leave Windows, they are faced with the problem arising from the need to return the MBR to its original state.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
You will need
  • - installation disk of Windows;
  • - the administrator password for the Windows installation.
Instruction
1
Download Windows. In the menu the Linux boot loader, select the appropriate option. Log in with an account belonging to the administrators group.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
2
Start the process of installing the recovery console. Insert the drive disk with the Windows distribution. Click on the "start" button and open the dialog "Start programs" menu item "Run". Click the "Browse...". In the displayed dialog, navigate to the contents of the disk with the Windows distribution. Log in to the i386 folder. Select the file winnt32.exe and click "Open". In the dialog "Startup programs" after the path to the file winnt32.exe after a space, add a parameter /cmdcons. Press the OK button.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
3
Install the recovery console on the hard disk. In the displayed dialog Windows Setup, click on the "Yes" button. Wait for the installation wizard. Follow the instructions given.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
4
Run the recovery console. Then restart the computer. In the menu the Linux boot loader select Windows. Displays a menu with boot options of the operating system. Select the item whose name ends in Recovery Console.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
5
Enter the recovery console. Enter the number that corresponds to one of the installed copies of Windows (the list displayed above the query string). Press Enter. Enter the administrative password and again press Enter.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
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Write a new boot sector to the system partition with the selected copy of Windows. In recovery console, run the fixboot command without any parameters. Rewrite the master boot record. Run the fixmbr command without parameters. In the case of displaying a warning message, type Y and press Enter. Start the reset, performing the exit command. You will be able to see that the Linux loader does not start anymore.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
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Remove Linux reserved for him disk partitions. Make them available for use in Windows. Log in using an account with administrative rights. Run "computer Management", open the shortcut with the appropriate name in the folder "administrative tools" control panel. Activate the snap-in "disk Management". Remove the partitions occupied by Linux. Use the vacated space to create new partitions and logical drives. Format them as FAT32 or NTFS.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
8
If necessary, remove the item boot menu Windows corresponding to the recovery console. Start the command processor. To do this, open the dialog "Startup programs" type cmd in the Open box and click OK. Use the command bootcfg. Review the displayed list of options and specify the boot entry ID that you want to delete. Run the command:

bootcfg /delete /id <ID> where <ID> is the ID found. Close the shell window by typing exit and pressing Enter.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
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Then restart the computer. Make sure that the Windows are loaded without errors.
How to remove Linux and leave Windows
Useful advice
Save the text boot entry from the boot.ini corresponding to the menu item to launch the recovery console. This allows you to quickly add it again if necessary.

Advice 2 : How to remove Linux from a computer

To completely uninstall any operating system from the computerand is recommended to completely clear the partition on which it is installed. When you remove the Linux system better, you must change the file system format of the partition.
How to remove Linux from a computer
You will need
  • - Partition Manager.
Instruction
1
If your computer's operating system is Windows, then use its standard option to clear hard disk partitions. Click on "My computer" by pressing simultaneously the keys "start" and the English E. right-Click the mouse on the disk partition where you installed Linux operating system. Select "Format".
2
Specify the type of file system of that partition and set cluster size. It is better to use the default settings. Click "Start" and confirm the formatting process. Wait for it to finish and click "OK" in the window that appears.
3
If the desired section does not appear in the list of drives, the install program Partition Manager Paragon. Restart the computer and run installed utility. In the quick launch menu select "Mode for experienced users." Wait for the list of the partitions on the hard drive.
4
Open the menu and select "Format the partition". Click "Next" in the opened window. Now select local disk with the Linux operating system, and then click Next. Set the file system type of the future drive. Specify a volume label, if necessary, and select a drive letter. Click "Next".
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In the new menu, simply press the "finish" button to confirm the entered parameters. Look on the toolbar of the main window of Partition Manager click "Apply pending changes" and click it. Confirm to start the formatting process by pressing the "Yes" button. Wait for complete the process. Restart the computer and make sure that in "My computer" appears a new clean partition on the hard drive. Disable, the selection window of the boot options to not constantly switch to the Windows system.
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