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Windows 7: Asus factory reset

30 Oct 2017   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
Asus factory reset

Hi,in asus x550l,factory reset do it ask for product key?as it is not underneath the laptop.


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30 Oct 2017   #2

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

Hi Shankly,

NO it wont
What it will do is restore the original OS version, was it Ultimate.

Try looking in the battery compartment.

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31 Oct 2017   #3

Windows 7 HP 64

As Roy explained, when you do a Factory restore you don't need a activation key.
You can launch the Factory restore from BIOS.
It will format the C: drive (everything will be erased) and load an image from the restore partition.
Did the laptop came with win 7 or win 8.1?
If it came with win 7 you should also have a COA key stick (look under the battery) if you decide to install win 7 (clean install).
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