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Reboot to factory settings w/o startup disk Satelite A75-S1253

Hello - I was wondering if there was any way to reboot my Toshiba Sattellite A75-S1253 back to original factory settings without the start-up disk. I am currently using Windows XP.
Thank you for your time,
Teri

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  • peacefulteri Jul 20, 2009

    I tried pressing the 0 key but it didn't work. Either it does not have a recovery partition or it may be a different key at startup. I have tried F2 and F12 as well. Thank you so much for suggestion.

    Peace,
    Teri

  • peacefulteri Jul 20, 2009

    Thank you for your response. Unfortunately the two toshiba sites you suggested were the same and they were very vague. I appreciate your assistance. If you have any specific suggestions for recovery to factory setting rebooting information I would be very appreciative.

    Peace,
    Teri

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Hi there,
If it has a recovery partition you should be able to access it by pressing the 0 key while powering the laptop on. Give that a shot and see if the Toshiba recovery wizard comes up.

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