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\015 I have a hp pavilion slimline s7700n PC i am running vista home premium.It is having all kinds of problems viruses ,Trojans, you name it . very very slow i would like to start all over. fresh from factory. could you help me. oh yes i do not have disk for it. i know that it is not the nest thing to do but i would like to.my email is [email protected] please help!!!\015

Answers :

Hi,

There should be a recovery partition on the desktop computers hard drive.
Follow the instructions bellow (or print this page) for a full factory recovery.

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  1. Turn off the computer if it is not already off.
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  3. \015\012Disconnect all connected devices and cables\015\012such as the Personal Media Drive, USB drives, printer, and fax. Remove\015\012media from drives, and remove any recently added internal hardware. Do not disconnect the monitor, keyboard, mouse, and power cord\015\012.
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  5. \015\012Turn on the computer and immediately press the F11\015\012 key repeatedly\015\012, about once every second, until Recovery Manager opens.
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  7. \015\012Click Next\015\012. A Microsoft System Restore screen opens.
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  9. \015\012Select No, I would like to see other options\015\012, and then click Next\015\012. A System recovery screen opens.
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  11. \015\012Click Yes\015\012, and Next\015\012 to continue the recovery process.
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  13. \015\012The Recovery Manager gives you the option of backing up your data files. To do so, read Backing up your files\015\012\015\012.\015\012To continue recovery, select No\015\012, and then click Next\015\012.
  14. \015\012
  15. A recovery progress screen opens. Wait while files are restored.
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  17. When System Recovery is complete, click Finish\015\012.
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  19. The computer restarts and continues\015\012into Windows setup. Complete the setup screens and wait until the\015\012computer finishes the setup. Then, turn off the computer, reconnect all\015\012peripheral devices, and turn on the computer.
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  21. Before\015\012using the computer, update and protect it by reinstalling any virus and\015\012security software that was installed before the System Recovery.
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  23. Reinstall any software applications that were added after purchasing the computer, and replace any files that were backed up.

Regards.

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