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Accessing restore partition

\015 I wold like to know how to access/load the restore partition (if any) on a Dell Lattitude D600. This is so that I can restore the laptop to its original operating system and settings. Thank you.\015

Answers :

\015\012\015\012Most computers shipped prior\015\012to Mid 2004 do not have the restore partition (called PC restore). To check if\015\012you computer does have the restore partition, Right-click on “My computer”\015\012select “Manage”, on the left of “Computer Management” window click on “Disk\015\012Management” . On the right bottom, if you see three partitions (the third one\015\012without a drive letter) then you have the restore partition.
\015\012\015\012The following two steps will work only if you have the\015\012PC restore partition / OR if you have not reinstalled the operating system\015\012previously.
\015\012\015\012To get into the PC restore (if\015\012you have it) hold down <control> + tap F11, when the computer turns on, I,e\015\012after the Dell logo.
\015\012\015\012The second and simpler option\015\012(if you can login to the computer) is to download, save and run the following file\015\012http://tech.atjolie.com/BOOT_DSR.EXE\015\012. The will restore the computer in the PC restore option.
\015\012\015\012If both these do not work,\015\012reinstallation using the Win XP cd is the only option
\015\012\015\012Hope this helps. Please rate\015\012your feedback!
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