What does run around doing something mean?
I can't see any reason to run around deleting the recovery partition.
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To run around doing something is to do it recklessly or haphazardly, or to flit about while doing it. Go around is related:
You can't just go around telling everybody what to do.
And both are often used in reference to doing something without paying attention or considering the consequences:
I can't see any reason to be so reckless as to delete the recovery partition.
It's probably a metaphor for wasting energy doing something.
The meaning of run around (with) is the same of run with: to proceed (with).
I can't see any reason to proceed deleting the recovery partition.