Having problems with your Dell Dimension 2300 PC Desktop ?

Do i need a recovery **** to restore a Dell Dimension 2300? Or is there a way to do it when the computer is starting up. (Tapping F11 for example?)


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Dell didn't create a recovery partition on your computer back than, if that's what you're asking. My 2300 came with a Dell recovery cd. You might be able to get one from Dell.
\015\012Or you can create a slipstreamed sp3 installation cd if you need to reinstall the OS and you have the Windows discs. You can get the original driver files from the Dell website.
\015\012But why are you trying to restore it? Have you got some malware on the system, or what?
\015\012By pressing F8 at startup, you get the advanced startup options screen, which allows you to boot into last known good configuration.
\015\012If that doesn't work, you could try starting in safe mode, and then use the system restore command from Start>All Programs>Accessories>System Tools>System Restore to restore the system back to a previous date when it was working.
\015\012Give us a few more details about your situation and we'll be happy to help you sort it out...
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Is that what you really want to do?
\015\012That's drastic.
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\015\012If you just need to "go back" to a different point, then:
\015\0121. Start computer and press F8 before Windows starts loading. This will put you in the Windows start menu.
\015\0122. Select start in "previously known good configuration"
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