...avast ) on my inspiron 1520. I tried to restore my laptop to his original settings without succes as the D; RECOVERY drive...I dont understnd. I also tried to restore but there is no restore point. I tried to disable the back...(Forums)
...upgrade. Is it possible to still use the PC restore partition to restore it to the original settings with vista, then upgrade again with the dell...this forum that the win7 upgrade makes the PC restore partition corrupt and useless, is this true...11/20/2010 | (Forums)
...my new drive, old drive, DVD-ROM -- whatever... If there was a way to roll back the system to the original factory settings (SP1) so the recovery disk would work I would gladly do that. My computer doesn't have that second partition...8/23/2009 | (Forums)
...upgrade it to Windows 7. I originally wanted to restore it to the manufacturers settings by using the Recovery Partition but I have realised...sure what to do regarding XP as i can't clean restore it without the partition and can' find a CD anywhere...8/31/2012 | (Forums)
...having been disappointed with vista (on my laptop) I wanted to stick with XP So i decided to do a PC restore back to out of box settings, i've done this once or twice before and it had worked fine. But this time it failed, really really...3/25/2012 | (Forums)
...from vista and to do this i had to change the SATA settings. I now want to reload vista from the recovery drive but the PC restore doesn't work. Is this because of the SATA settings change? If i change them i cant load windows. ...5/30/2010 | (Forums)
I just did a factory system restore on my Dell Inspiron N4010 Windows 7. Now it won't even get past...Starting Windows page. I've done every link on F8, even the Restore Previous System Point. And it says there's no Image Recovery...8/15/2012 | (Forums)
...options menu but find that selecting the "Dell DataSafe Restore and Emergency Backup" just freezes the PC (I wasn't...seems to be rebuild files do you know how I can kickoff the factory rebuild from DOS? Thank you Chris6/25/2012 | (Forums)
WERE DO I GET THE CHIPSET DRIVER DISC, ALL I HAVE IS THE WINDOWS VISTA, DELL DRIVERS AND UTILITIES DISC PLEASE HELP ME, IM HAVING THE SAME PROBLEM AND IM NOT VERY GOOD ABOUT THIS STUFF, SO I DONT WANT TO SCREW UP. YOU SEEM TO KNOW WHAT YOUR TALKING ABOUT.AND WHAT DO TOU MEAN BACK UP USER DATA.
...again :P tried to restore my ubuntu but couldn't...still I didn't want to restore my laptop cause I would...again and of course their settings, and I thought it's...exe is corrupted please restore the file using the windows...partitions and restore to factory image" but then I noticed...9/19/2012 | (Forums)
...gb each . one called factory (i want this i guess...there no other way to RESTORE my .wim file to my C...reset this to factor settings . this must be a joke...internet ! i want pure factory restore and RECOVERY partition...11/4/2012 | (Forums)
...documentation I could find and learned how to run a compete system restore. I ran the restore and every thing seemed to be going fine. I got a desk top, tweaked some OS settings and started installing updates. I got to a point of installing...7/9/2009 | (Forums)
...usb devices and rebooting and plugging them back in after boot. i have tried booting in safe mode. restoring default settings in bios. i guess i am heading for a full restore. if you can help i will appreciate it.5/26/2010 | (Forums)
...set my old XPS M 140 back to factory settings.(on windows XP) I have...It says something about a restore with symatic key?? I don't...I don't want to use system restore with the restore point. It does not work for...10/24/2011 | (Forums)
...15z with Windows 8 installed from the factory and now I’m facing issues. I...manufacturer. Press Esc for UEFI Firmware Settings xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx...anyone help me? I have the CD from the factory (Dell Drivers & Utilities) and I guess all...5/14/2013 | (Forums)
...restore my laptop to factory setting , there is...can't see " Dell Factory Image Restore" in step 6. ...Specify the language settings that you want, and... 6 Click Dell Factory Image Restore. 7 In the Dell...7/10/2012 | (Forums)
I bought my Inspirion B130 in 1/06. I've tried to restore my laptop on the dell troubleshooting page but will not work. I didn't get a cd re-install with the laptop. Computer's getting full and needs to be reformatted. Can someone please help.11/21/2009 | (Forums)
...terabyte hard drive, I'd like to restore the system back to the factory settings it had when I bought it. Unfortunately, the system restore point that contains the factory settings has been corrupted so I'm trying...3/3/2013 | (Forums)
I am unable to back up my data . I tried to back up the data form control panel ->back up and restore.The error mesage I get is "Windows Back Up failed while determining libraries location of one of the users included in back...
As you said when you want to restore factory settings, it starts and stops after a few seconds. Do you get any errors when you try to restore factory settings?