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Need to reset computer

The computer keeps resetting itself once it reaches the windows load part. I just want to reset the whole computer. I dont want to keep any files I just want it to be reset to factory default settings or whatever you call it.

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  • Lynne Lindsey
    Lynne Lindsey Sep 16, 2008

    No whenever I make any selection it just keeps restarting. I do not have any discs to reset it so I was hopeing there was a key for doing it.

  • Anonymous Oct 09, 2008

    i have the same problem. i can not get to boot menu f10 f8 it does not reconize. itjust continues to windows screen then resets itself

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Hi Emerald20061,

Could you able to boot it in Safe mode.

Tapping F8 Key during Startup. A black screen comes.

Let me know if it works in safe mode. I will suggest you accordingly.

Regards
ELLIN

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

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