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I dont know how to reset the computer to its factory settings and i dont have the recovery disc can you help me

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  • Anonymous Oct 16, 2008

    i need help restoring the factory settings for my panasonic toughbook

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels May 11, 2010

    sure..let's start with the type of computer, shall we?

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Please tell me which operating system you are using

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

  • Prasanna kumar Apr 29, 2008

    OK Dont mistake me, because it's easy to clear your doubt that's why i asked you.

    In windows XP operating system are having the restore options. It stores only the files which are stored earlier. There you can get the old files and the system files.



    just try if it is not working then tell me what computer and configurations.


    1. Start menu , programs, accerories,system tools, then restore

    2. Click restore options and enter into the restore settings

    3. And select restore and create restore if your computer is already collect the restore files then you can enter into the restore options.

    4. enter into the restore options and select which date you want to restore the data but before that i have tell one thing when you restore the data the current data and the files are deleted. Then it goes to the eariler programs.

    5. these are the steps you have to restore the data

    please inform me




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