My System Restore to restore OS Windows Xp on my Dell Inspiron E1505 is not working. How should i restore my operating system as it doesnot come with restore CDs. What are my options, Please Help me. Thanks,3/31/2009 | (Forums)
...system with the windows 7 disc and try to install a fresh copy of windows, the...hard drive partitions and prompts me to specify the driver location of the...windows on it or restoring the system to factory defaults. I'll highly appreciate...1/25/2011 | (Forums)
...complete reinstall. What i have to do.Is there any hope while using command promt..Anyway i want to restore. 1 more problem is ...when...reinstalling Windows 7) Is it possible to get factory settings while returning this laptop to Dell...
I have a Dell Vostro 1000 which I need to perform a restore to the original image. When I run the exe it fails. No discs were included with this machine. How might I be able to restore this machine to the original image?7/29/2009 | (Forums)
...from my Diminsion 8400 crashed and I had to install a new HD. I could not system restore the factory settings from the old HD's so I had to use a system restore disk from a previous Dell. But now I...7/27/2009 | (Forums)
...my close friends laptop which I do intend to fix for them. Its a Dell Inspiron 1525 on Vista Home Basic. To cut a long story short her sons were arguing...friend just closed the lid. But when coming to turn it back on it wouldnt boot up properly...(Forums)
... I've tryed System Restore, and I get a message...restored. I've tried to use Last Known Good. ...and Fast User Switching. To restore these features, you must...Netware. " I *can* get to the "admin account...11/22/2009 | (Forums)
...better or the worse. Finally, I gave up trying to find out what was wrong with the system and decided to restore the computer to its factory settings. I rebooted the system and pressed F8 to go into...12/15/2011 | (Forums)
...configuration. When I boot and tap F8 to reach the Advanced Boot Options...option is not shown. The Dell factory recovery partition is available...from Dell. Is there any way to get the laptop back to the original factory setting using the recovery partion...10/20/2009 | (Forums)
Hi all, My Laptop LATITUDE D610 needs to be formated and reloaded urgently, it's become extremely slow. But, I don't have the original SW recovey CD. Ay ideas where...10/24/2009 | (Forums)
...recently I have a BSOD due to a faulty driver update. The Ctrl+F11, PC restore, is supposed to take the computer "back to factory settings" and fix the BSOD...CD's, and I just want to make sure that doing PC restore is not going to remove...5/1/2009 | (Forums)
...inspiron mini netbook and I can't remember my password to the administrater. I can only go in as a guest now. I tried to reset it by using a flash drive like it said but then it said to put in the reset password disc into the diskdrive. I can't...9/7/2012 | (Forums)
PLease Help me restore my inspiron B130 dell laptop back to factory settings?
can I use my friends OS disk if I already have a dell, I just don't have the disk anymore! Please let me know ASAP, so that I can reinstall the OS and hopefully get rid of all of these darn problems I've been encountering! Thank you8/7/2012 | (Forums)
...I didn't find any solution online. I need to restore my computer to factory settings. I have a Dell Studio 1555. I already did it in july so I know how to do with DataSafe local backup. But here is the...1/25/2011 | (Forums)
I'm selling mine and would like to reformat/restore to factory settings. Unfortunately, the dell local safe or whatever...computer" but whenever I select that it just returns to turning the computer on like normal. It takes me...2/1/2013 | (Forums)
...do they lag constantly, games are unplayable due to lagging, and the internet runs slowly. I want to restore the laptop to factory settings as to basically have a new computer. I have backed...11/6/2011 | (Forums)
...assumed that the Drivers & Utilities CD was my restore disk. - Since this laptop is just an electronic frisbee right now, can I return it to Dell so they can restore the system to factory settings? (I am still under warranty). Like...
...is not working. the option "restore my computer" is not there... i was wondering how i can restore my hard drive to factory settings, i have tried using the OS disc but it has no option for restore or repair. Could someone...3/24/2011 | (Forums)
...a friend's dell vostro 1510 with Vista that had would not start up or repair so he gave it to me to fix. I tried to restore to factory settings via F8 function as i couldn't get anything else to work. The restore started ok - it asked for...(Forums)