Having problems with your Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop ?

Restoring Files Case # 8015225110 I followed HP directions to Backup my data (five DVDs). I then set computer ro factory as directed by HP. I then rerinstalled programmes. I then tried to restore the five DVDs as directed by HP. It failed. I phoned. It failed. I then copied each DVD to "C" Drive. HP suggested I should be able to use Windows Explorer to drag and drop. FBW files are not recognized. Please advise how I can access my five DVDs and restore my data.


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Is the first of your backup disks a boot-disk?
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\015\012Often full system backups are restored from a bootable set of disks. There should be a message during startup to press something like F8 to change boot device. You could try using this to see if disk one of your backup is a boot disk & will allow you to restore your files.
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