|Doesn't matter during a format if these are connected. However if you're installing Windows, it matters. |
"connected or not since they should be inoperative at that time," Not necessarily. The dial-up will of course only be used if you're attempting to connect to the net, but if the device drivers load for the NIC, you will have connectivity immediately if it's connected to a cable/DSL modem.
"So won’t you give this man his wings
What a shame
To have to beg you to see
We’re not all the same
What a shame" - Shinedown