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System recovery i can't describe everything it is doing, but i can't download anything without it telling me that the installation is corrupted the machine is running slow and i can't do any of the things i used to be able to do please help i just want to know if i use the emachine built in system recovery will i lose everything on my computer

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As long as all important document are saved and all important programs are re-install-able then no system restore should not do any harm. BUT! I would still recommend backing up the files on either a USB flash drive OR CD Roms you should back up your files every couple or months anyway give or take a month depending on how much and what you use the computer for.

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Hello,

Yes, everything will be lost when you use system recovery, but if you can do backup you files in your computer, you can do system recovery., So if you cannot back up your files maybe i suggest you to scan your computer online. www.precisesecurity.com/antivirus/online-scan.htm

and then uninstall all the unwanted programs, after scanning you should install antivirus, i recommend AVG, free edition, (search in google)downloadable. if you connected to the computer.

but if you has been backup you can proceed to system recovery using the CD installation disk.

may this help, melnavz

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