Folks, always, ALWAYS, physically disconnect your Linux hard drive before running a Windows version upgrade. Don't be that guy. And by that guy I mean me.

I'm pretty sure it's happily reformatting my Linux hard drive simply because it's there. I didn't ask for it, I didn't confirm it, but oh boy, I'm gonna get it.

At least I get to shake my fist at Microsoft again...

@jtr Not sure I entirely follow. However, the best and safest way I found is to have two separate hard drives. I've been doing this for 6 or 7 years without issues.

@adamsdesk that's what I have. I was referring to physically disconnecting the Linux drive first so windows doesn't even know it's there. I was lucky this time...

@jtr Oh also I should note that when running Windows on separate drives the Linux and Windows UEFI boot files must be on the Windows drive to work properly.

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