...freezing up lately and I got my files saved to an external. I try to bring it back to factory settings but it won't let me. I follow all the steps necessary, but when it should start the restore an error comes up saying "Parameter incorrect...9/21/2011 | (Forums)
...Win8 pro 64bit image. I wanted to restore to factory default and reinstall win8 but I can't find a way to do it. Pressing f12 on boot start...can't find any path that leads to restore option. Any idea? Thanks.6/27/2013 | (Forums)
...Inspiron 1545 is running VERY slow -- I want to restore it to factory image. The tech support guy on chat sent me instructions, but the option to do a Dell factory image restore never appears in the menu as his instructions...
Hey, I'm trying to restore my Dell Inspiron 1545 back to the Factory Settings, but I keep running into the same problem. I know I have to hit F8 on the Dell Logo appears and that will...12/26/2010 | (Forums)
I have the exact same problem. My Inspiron 1545 is running VERY slow -- I want to restore it to factory image. The tech support guy on chat sent me instructions, but the option to do a Dell factory image restore never appears in the menu as his instructions indicate.
...contacted, and I cannot gain access to the system even with my own personal...enter. I have restored my computer to factory settings before and it worked like a charm...is.. I'm at a loss for what to do next. Any ideas would be greatly...7/21/2012 | (Forums)
...with a lot of problems restoring to factory settings. First of all, I clean installed...the drivers take way too long to download, and I'd like to have...Computer", there is no option to restore to factory image like I've seen in numerous...5/16/2012 | (Forums)
...have this exact same problem. One of the replies to gary2009's post said he should try restoring to factory settings, or if he wanted to backup his files, maybe an OS repair? Now i dont...5/16/2009 | (Forums)
I've upgraded to windows 8 however I have issues on it and would like to get back to windows 7, tried restoring from recovery partition but F8 key does not work. Do you know how I can recover back from factory defaults?7/4/2013 | (Forums)
...i had drivers and stuff to download i did it untill...and stuff now i cant factory restore i called my friend and...and weeks we were trying to solve out the recovery...ways how to get back to factory image i dunno if im...4/1/2011 | (Forums)
i want to restore dell's factory setting from the hidden partition disc...instructions because i couldn't get to the "Advanced Boot Options" by pressing F8, i can only press F2(settings) and F12(boot options) any suggestions...12/28/2009 | (Forums)
I've read the How-to's on Dell's website, but they all tell me to click the "Dell Factory Image Recovery" option in the Advanced Recovery...moving my user files, and I don't know how to move them back, so I can't even log on my...12/18/2009 | (Forums)
...2011. I want to have the option to be able to resore my laptop to factory settings but have no ability to do so. For information, the OS is Windows...tried, none are of any use to me: System Restore: I get an error message and am unable to...3/24/2012 | (Forums)
...original dell drive with win 7 I had wanted to "restore" to factory settings to the new ssd drive, I google around and...two questions: 1) Is there a way to "restore" to factory settings a new hard drive (in my case an ssd drive...(Forums)
...I've already upgraded RAM to 1GB, but didn't get more speed. Tried CTRL + F11 to restore. Doesn't appear to be a Factory Partition. I don't have restore disks. How can I restore without having to buy Windows XP, MS Word, etc.? If...(Forums)
...where I can down load the instructions to restore the entire systems to it's original state when it was shipped...downloaded programs, updates and drivers to reload once I have completed the restore? Thanks a lot, Geek Not3/4/2009 | (Forums)
...years old and has been restored to factory settings about 4 or 5 times now, it is hard to keep track. I have tried to explain...Dell. I am sick and tired of the factory restore solution as I have to reload everything...8/9/2009 | (Forums)
...the computer, and click "OK" to access the recovery tools. 4 Click "Dell Factory Image Restore" and click "Next." 5 Click...drive and restore system software to factory condition," and click "Next...
Symantec PC Restore on Dimension E 310 said it was successful...hung on the loading DRMK 8.0. I need to know if I should turn off the system as...the CD-ROM [no floppy drive] and try to run DSRfix - if it will even read the D...(Forums)
When I try to restore to my XPS M1530 to factory settings, and when I pres F8 when the...starting up ... It leads me to this page that says Repair Your...page where I can chose " Dell Factory Image Restore " ... What's the problem...4/6/2012 | (Forums)