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I want to do a system recovery on a EL1200 emachines? Could someone tell me how to do this?


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\015\012I work with these machines every day, this model was designed after Acer bought out Gateway(who owned Emachines).
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\015\012If you provide me an email address I will send a copy of the recovery disk creation instruction that we give to all our customers to you. Then once you have made the disks you can simply put disk one of the factory restore set in the DVD drive, Power down and restart and it will boot from the restore disk and from that point on you just have to confirm and agree with the warnings from the restore program to allow it to wipe the drive and start fresh.
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\015\012Hope this Helps,
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\015\012Chris
On the emachine el1200 you have to have the three factory restore DVDs. If you don't have the disc you will not be able to do a restore. This is not for all emachine products just the el1200. Restart you computer and when the first screen comes up start pressing F10 for the boot menu. Once you have the boot menu up insert the disc labeled 1 of 1 into the cd drive and close. Then select to boot the CDRom drive first. A menu will come up asking you if you want to do a system restore and select yes. One the process is started the computer will then tell you when to put in the next disc. And dont't worry if you put in the wrong disc the computer will spit it back out and tell you it was the wrong one. Hope this helps....
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