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Windows 7: problem restoring laptop back to factory settings

10 Sep 2014   #11
theog

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How to use Dell Recovery Partition,make Recovery Disks & how to order OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks.
http://support.dell.com/support/edoc...rting_DFIR.htm
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How to video.
http://www.dell.com/support/troubles...mENFjBABKJx7Aj
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10 Sep 2014   #12
ignatzatsonic

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by edd78 View Post
hi thank you for the reply
doing a clean Windows install is a option that i could use
If you fail when trying Theog's suggestions, post again and we can probably get you going with a clean install--which has some advantages and disadvantages compared to a clean install. The disadvantages being that you might not be able to continue using some of the applications that came with the Dell from the factory--stuff Dell put on it that are not part of Windows.
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