default system recovery

By mrsblamb ·
hi. I just bought a used laptop. It is a windows xp home edition. I want to delete all the files and return it to the factory settings. How can I do that?

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by IC-IT In reply to default system recovery

It would be of an immense benifit to know the make and model of the laptop.
Some use different key combinations to access the Restore partition, some only shipped with Restore CDs/DVDs (some even had both).

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by cholan41 In reply to default system recovery

do u want format ur hard disk also ? if u need format it and load a factory default bios setting from the menu now ur system look like internal (new) factory setting

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