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I am trying to reinstall windows on my toshiba satellite A305-S6898. When i put the recovery CD in and go trough all the steps it takes forever to copy files, in window it says '' Copying Files. Please Wait.'' and it just goes on and on. Is it normal? is there a problem with my recovery CD? Can i do anything to solve this problem?


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It may take some time an hour or so to do all that? try to be patient. before you give up and we try something else. Also read below, \015\012\015\012Toshiba laptops from mid 2007 onwards dont have a recovery disc supplied with a purchase of a laptop. Instead, Toshiba has added a hidden partion on the hard drive which contains the same files on a recovery cd / dvd. \015\012
\015\012To reinstall your laptop to the factory settings / "out of the box" settings, please follow these steps. It worked for me, and should work for you. \015\012
\015\012ALL DATA WILL BE ERASED ON YOUR HARD DRIVE IF YOU PROCEED. YOU WILL NEED TO ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE THE POWER ADAPTER PLUGGED IN. DO NOT SWITCH OFF OR RESTART YOUR COMPUTER DURING THIS PROCESS. \015\012
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\015\0121) Hold down the power button for 10 (ten) seconds to switch off your machine. \015\012
\015\012Please note: Holding down the power button on the machine forces it to switch off. Any unsaved data will be lost. \015\012
\015\0122) Press and hold the 0 (zero) key and at the same time, tap the power button once to switch on your notebook. \015\012
\015\0123) When the machine Starts beeping; release the 0 key. \015\012
\015\0124) When prompted by the warning screen; select Yes to continue with the system recovery. \015\012
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