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Need restore dvd

Do u have the restore dvd my computer acting really slow and i spent $100 upgrading the RAM to 1.5GB but it did nothing. i've backedup all videos, music, pics, programs, and then deleted them but still its not helping out. now i want to reformat the computer but i need the restore software which i didnt get when i bought off of ebay and i cant find it nowhere online. if u have it or know some one who has it, i really need it.

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  • tenchi May 28, 2008

    the model is the insignia d400a. i have done all the virus scans malware/spyware scans. ive defrag and checked disks. ive used programs to speed up my computer. everything is up to date. nothing seems to work. now i just want to completely start brand new. i was actually goin to go to a computer store today and go buy a new computer for $500. but if u do have the restore dvd i would really appreciate it if u give me a copy. thanks

  • tenchi May 29, 2008

    by the way the only time my computer gets really glitchy and annoys me is when i listen to music and when i watch videos i download. all my sound and my video cards have been updated and ive tried rollback driver but nothing works stil glitch

  • tenchi May 30, 2008

    everything is already backed up. i am just waiting to get a restore dvd from someone who has a copy. like i said if i reformat it its gonna cost like 300 so wats the point of spending tat much to fix this old computer i should just buy another one which is wayyyyyyyyy better for like 600. all i want is a copy of the restore dvd. im not gonna try to fix it anymore by trying to download new programs to fix my comp. ive been trying to fix it for months and it aint workin. and im tire of it next week for sure ima dump this computer in my dumpster if i dont get a restore dvd. so if anyone can help me out with a copy of the restore dvd for the insignia desktop d400 i would really appreciate it. thanks.


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Can you send me the model of the pc so that i can find it for you the solution to your pc have you scan the pc for viruses because virus do slow system if yes which type of anti virus do you use.

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  • yusuf oguntoyinbo
    yusuf oguntoyinbo May 30, 2008

    before you buy new laptop can you backup the file and format it


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