is a clean install recommended of Snow Leopard to ensure smooth operation?

Is it necessary to remove programs like Photoshop CS4, Cocktail, Microsoft Office 08, earth browser, etc. prior to installation of snow leopard, and then reinstall these programs once snow leopard is installed? What are the pros and cons?

  • Asked about:  Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

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  • Best Answer:

    I would recommend that coz' that's exactly what I did. It has more pros compared to cons. My MBP runs like new with a clean install.