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Need System Restore Disk/Software

I have a Gateway laptop model MX7120 and need to do a system restore on it but do not have the disks is there anywhere I can get the disks or download the software. I have tried there website and chatting with a tech but they were not helpful. Thanks

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Http://support.gateway.com/support/supinfo/index.asp?
pg=2&file=GWRecovery.html

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The system disk are usually on a partition on the hard drive.
if you didnt make a copy of the HARD drive or made a cd from the images on the hard drive, gateway wont help.

you could buy a cd from them

some gateway have a special boot directory to boot from

try looking for that.

Posted on Jun 18, 2008

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