Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop ?

I want to Reset my Desktop, But I dont have the Disk anymore.

\015 I have a Dell Optiplex GX150 and i would like to master reset my Computer but i dont have my disk that came with it when I first got it!\015

Answers :

Put new xp cd and run new instalation
I have to assume that what you mean by "Master reset my Computer", is that you wish to restore it to factory defaults and start over, like the unit was just out of the box.
\015\012First backup all your data - documents, pictures, music, email, email contacts, favorites, and all personal data. A recovery will clean the HDD off and all is gone.
\015\012If the unit came with the Recovery Software Preinstalled, then as you boot up the unit - press the CTRL- F10 or F11 or F12 key to open the recovery menu. Sorry about the uncertainty of the key, each system seems to be different. If you have the recover menu, restore the unit back to factory. Then download all the Microsoft updates, restore your programs, and then restore your data.
\015\012You need to contact Dell Support with the "Service Tag Number" located on the units case, or on the backside.
\015\012Hopefully you registered the unit in your name, but if not and someone else did, then they will need to transfer the "Service Tag Number" and re-register the unit in your name.
\015\012Dell can supply you with the orginal OEM CD package, but may/will charge you for freight.
\015\012Be prepared for alot of questions if you purchased this unit from another source.
\015\012If you have access to another Dell unit that has the Dell OEM cd's, you can boot from the original Dell OS CD and reinstall the unit's OS. But you will need to follow the links to Dell's support-drivers download and download the drivers for the Optiplex unit. You can get a full detail about your unit at Dell support and enter in the "Service Tag Number". This will display all the hardware etc. that was configured on this unit when it was born. Once you have the unit back up and running, re-register the unit at Dell in your name. Purchase the original OEM CD's for the unit, because on resale the unti is worth more when the original CD package is with the unit.
\015\012Hope this helps.......
\015\012God Bless .......
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