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Is there a way to master reset the IBM T43 Thinkpad

\015 I would like to do a master reset on my computer but dont no how to, or if its possible. Its a IBM Think pad T43. thank you\015

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No it's not possible to do it with just a button or replace it to factory settings.
\015\012The T43 Comes with WinXP or OS/2 Warp or Windows 2000 Pro.
\015\012If you wanted to reset it you basically would have to format the harddrive.
\015\012You can get a older version of WinXP which is still supported by microsoft or either that you can format it and sell it without a operating system.
\015\012Or you can add/remove items you installed and remove personal info delete pretty items much within windows itself.
\015\012Happy Holidays
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