Discuss some of the benefits of a “clean” installation versus an upgrade. What advantages do you get with upgrading, what disadvantages? How would you recommend a friend go from Windows XP to Windows 7, or would you recommend against changing operating systems?
In your opinion, when should an IT professional decide to format the C partition? Why shouldn’t you just format the computer every time Windows becomes infected with a virus or malware?
What kind of expectations would a company or set of clients expect from their IT professional in terms of turnaround time in setting up “boxes”? How long of a downtime is too long for a business to be waiting for operating system upgrades? How would you handle upgrading an operating system company-wide if you only had this method of installing Windows?