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Computer Reformatting


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#1 budi

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Posted 15 February 2009 - 08:45 PM

i tried my best to catch up to what our i.t specialist have taught me but he was so fast and very busy lately. please kindly jot down step by step how to reformat a computer.

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Posted 15 February 2009 - 09:18 PM

Assuming that you want to reinstall the OS, It depends on the computer and what disks you have.
If this is a retail computer, you should have a set of recovery disks or you might need an original Windows CD
What is the make and model of your computer?
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Posted 16 February 2009 - 08:08 PM

i have a samsung pentium 4. it isnt a retail computer. and i really do want the OS reinstalled because i dont like the idea that i have a fake OS..

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Posted 17 February 2009 - 04:15 PM

You will need to purchase an original Windows XP CD
Then you boot into the BIOS and set the CD/DVD drive to be the first boot device, save and exit the BIOS. Put the CD in the computer and reboot and follow the prompts
You will also need the driver CDs or download them off the net
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Posted 17 February 2009 - 09:42 PM

thanks man gud day




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