Question about HP Compaq dc5100 PC Desktop
Try tapping the F11 key at system boot up (don't forget the function key if your keyboard has one) you should be taken to a menu that restores the system from a hidden partition on the drive.
If that doesn't work, then try the following:
Click Start [img src="http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf-JAVA/Doc/images/c01403500.gif" border="0">and enter
in the search field. Select
Recovery Manager from the list when it becomes available. Allow
the action to continue, if prompted. The HP Recovery Manager opens.
Start , All Programs ,
Recovery Manager , and then Recovery Manager .
Allow the action to continue, if prompted. The HP Recovery Manager
Click Advanced options , System recovery
, and then click Next . The PC will restart and reopen the
Alternately, if Advanced options is disabled, click
Next , and then System Recovery . The PC will
When the PC restarts, select the System recovery option
and click Next .
If prompted to use the Microsoft System Restore
program, click No , and then click Next
When prompted, select the Back up your files first
(recommended) option, and then click Next . Follow the
When prompted to Recover without backing up your files ,
please STOP before clicking Next .
This is the final opportunity to change your mind about recovering the PC
and deleting all the files and programs. Once you click Next ,
the restore process cannot be
If you are satisfied that you want to begin the recover process, click
Next . The PC immediately begins formatting the hard drive and
destroying all data.
Posted on Oct 25, 2013
Use your windows cdrom
Posted on Oct 24, 2013
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