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the very very very basic basics
I am totally new to this so please bear with me... I have some questions...
Do I need to become proficient in programming to run Linux on my pc?
I currently run Vista (which I hate), would I have to uninstall Vista and all my other programs (GIMP) and my personal files to install and use Linux?
Please respond to these questions as if to someone who just sat down in front of a pc for the first time! Thanks!