Lion Install


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Original poster
Jan 18, 2011
Okinawa, Japan
Ok so i have done a search for this but haven't really got an answer so i figured i would just ask it. when installing lion am i going to lose any of my files apps documents, etc when the install is complete? i hope not cause i would be losing alot. any info will help. thanks

Nov 28, 2010
No, as it is just an upgrade, no personal files, settings and installed applications will be deleted. But it is advised, to do a backup before such an endeavour, as an upgrade can go (but in most cases doesn't go) wrong.

Or don't your backup your data?