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pleas help me to to reinstall vista on my laptop - no cd's included


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#1 nadmaj

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Posted 14 September 2009 - 07:36 AM

Hi ya

I've had my laptop for about a year and it's slow, got the google redirection virus on it, got alot of old programmes and was thinking of doing a fresh re-install of vista/windows on my lsptop. But as these days we don't get the instillation cds with them - how would i go abouts doing an install/.

I've got hp recovery and made cds also made a backup cd using double driver of all the drivers installed but where/how would i intally actual windows and vista on the laptop?

This is what i've got

Hp pavilion dv6000 32bit
Windows vista home premium sp 1
intel core 2 duo
2.00 gm ram

thanks in advance for your reply.

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 14 September 2009 - 10:18 AM

Restore the PC to its original condition with the HP Recovery Manager from within Windows Vista
Directions about a 1/4 of the way down the page
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/documen...cname=c00809678
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Posted 15 September 2009 - 08:32 AM

thanks- i thought i should recovery cds as a caution but when i go to create them error comes up saying i can't any alternative way of creating the cds

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Posted 15 September 2009 - 10:54 AM

You can order a set for a nominal fee:

HP recovery CD's

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/documen...;product=376085
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Posted 15 September 2009 - 12:24 PM

Hi ya

As the heading says i'm trying to create recovery cd's from my recovery manager but it won't recognise my cd/dvd drive? so it won't let me create the cd's - wot's wrong????

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