Hello, I am trying to restore my Inspiron 1318 back to it's original factory settings due to...the Admin login screen. Is there another way to get to the Dell Restore PC program without using the recovery DVDs? Please help!! Thank...(Forums)
I think you can't use PC Restore while you upgraded your default OS to another one. It only works for the default OS as i know.
...reading this post :) ). I managed to reinstate the PC Restore function to my Dimension 3100. I have the Dell Resource CD (I dunno how...over the TXT and PDF files). 2. Power on my PC and press F12 -> Onboard USB CD-ROM Drive. Inserted...
I want to perform a PC restore on my inspiron. The original PC...Is it possible to still use the PC restore partition to restore it to the original...forum that the win7 upgrade makes the PC restore partition corrupt and useless, is...11/20/2010 | (Forums)
...I think THE partition hiding the PC Restore feature is still there. Also, when...deleting THE partition containg the PC Restore function} ? Various other threads... Does anyone know if the PC Restore function can be executed by DOS command...1/14/2010 | (Forums)
...Professional, Service Pack 2. After I attempt PC Restore (assuming PC Restore works on my machine), I know I need to perform...DELL (some are essential programs) that I hope PC Restore reinstalls. Those programs aren’t all on the 5...6/15/2010 | (Forums)
...XP, I recently decided to get the desktop back into shape. I installed new...stick with XP So i decided to do a PC restore back to out of box settings, i've...failed. It ruined the os and the pc would no longer boot. We got no...3/25/2012 | (Forums)
I installed Windows 7, now the option to return to " Fractory Setting" is missing. the D: is there, i can navigate to the directory and see PCrestore. however when i try to start it, windows gets an error, and the program stops.
...Inspiron Laptop. I can either do a PC-restore, or I can reformat the hard drive. PC-restore is obviously faster, since I don't...question is: - should I reformat? Is PC-restore enough? Or is Norton's defense...9/10/2010 | (Forums)
...the DSRFIX from the boot cd. I tried the ptedit to manually restore the image but it still kept on giving me the error. I finally...answers, did the ctrl + F11 after the BIOS screen, tried to restore again and it worked. Hope it works for you guys too. I think...
I am very happy to report to this forum and to thank Scott. My Dimension 5100 has completed the PC Restore process and is operating great. I used the links supplied by Scott. The DSRFIX reported my disk errors...
...was nothing else on it. So, I decided to just do a PC restore so I could start fresh and reinstall necessary software...went to the Dell site and found the information for the PC restore. I followed the instructions as indicated which was...1/19/2012 | (Forums)
...BSOD due to a faulty driver update. The Ctrl+F11, PC restore, is supposed to take the computer "back to factory...reinstallation CD's, and I just want to make sure that doing PC restore is not going to remove MS Office. I have no means of...5/1/2009 | (Forums)
xps m1530 just replaced my hard drive need all of the original cd's dvd's that should of come with it but never did and my laptop is out of warranty what can we do about this issue please get back to me asap3/10/2014 | (Forums)
just replaced my hard drive need all of the original cd's dvd's that should of come with it but never did and my laptop is out of warranty what can we do about this issue please get back to me asap3/10/2014 | (Forums)
Hi , have a dell dimension 5150 I need to do a pc restore on it problem is when i restart press ctrl and f11 key...around this in any way or can anyone tell me how i can get pc restore cd from dell website have spent ages trying to find info...10/31/2009 | (Forums)
...old now. I used to be able to access the hidden Dell PC Restore by Symantec partition by using CTRL-F11 once the Dell...can run that will access the partition so I can either restore the computer to factory install specs, or to burn it...2/22/2012 | (Forums)
...inspiron 9400 laptop and had some issues so I wanted to restore it back to it's original state. I followed all of the...can't go any further. Is there a way to restart the PC Restore process or am I just out of luck? Thanks in advance...3/26/2010 | (Forums)
...should be able to access the Dell PC Restore by Symantec by restarting your computer...screen. One way to tell if the Dell PC Restore by Symantec is available is if you...startup. If access to the Dell PC Restore by Symantec is somehow corrupted...
...don't have any CDs for the computer or anything. I tried following the instructions Dell has on their website for a PC Restore: http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/kcs/document?c=us&cs=19...1/21/2013 | (Forums)