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Old 05-31-2005, 07:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry Presario 1500 Recovery issue

Just picked up SpywareNo virus and it has killed my system.How do you access the recovery partition on a Compaq presario 1500 laptop (running XP Home).
I have tried F10 etc and this only takes me into the bios setup. Does the 1500 have a Recovery Partion and if not can anyone tell me where i can download a Recovery CD so I can reinstall my system from scratch?

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Call compaq and request that they mail you one.

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Old 07-19-2005, 09:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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or you could try:-

I ordered my p.bell disks from them and they arrived in 2 days and alot cheaper... Might be worth a try if you havent had any luck

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