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Old 08-08-2009, 09:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, I have an HP-dv1110us and I want to reboot it like it just came out of the box. I have to many things installed and loaded on it that it just ****es me off (excuse my language). It contains a RECOVERY drive that I would like to know what it is and does? Is there any guides and tutorials for this or if anyone can help me in any way that would be fine.

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The recovery partition will put the laptop in it's 'out of the box' state. Keep in mind anything not installed or put on the PC after purchase will no longer be there. So programs, games and documents will be gone. So PLEASE backup any needed data before proceeding.

Upon rebooting the PC press F10 right at startup. Just keep tapping F10 until you get into the recovery console. There it will ask you if you want to continue, press yes and it will format and reinstall your PC to the original state.
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