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System Recovery. I have a Dell Demension E510. My graphics card needed to be changed so I brought it to someone to change it. I use to be able to do a complete system recovery, but since he changed it , I have not been able to access that. It has something that says backup wizzard. That was not on htere before he replaced the card. So I assume he added it. Is there any way to access system restore know ?

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  • cedler1 Jul 28, 2010

    I have Windows Xp Home Edition.. I have done it once before. I tapped on Ctrl & F10. It opened up that partition.And I did the recovery. But now I have Backup Wizard, Which I never had before so I know it was something he did when he changed the graphics card. I am furious. I know how to do the system recovery, but it won't open up that partition.

  • cedler1 Jul 28, 2010

    I have done a recovery before by Tapping Ctrl and F10, because that's what it said to do. I did the recovery with no problem. Then last year , my graphics card went out. I brought it to someone for repair. He changed the card and added all kinds of stuff I did not want. I just noticed that I have backup wizard, which I never had before and I can not open the recovery partition. I am furious.

  • cedler1 Jul 28, 2010

    It's WIndows xp Home edition.

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Hi,

Try holding down Ctrl and tap F11 on system restart see if that gets you into the hidden partition.


Let me know how you get on.

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