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I have an IBM thinkcentre, an old computer. I restored it to factory settings and now I it is all in Chinese and I dont know a single word of Chinese. Further, my mouse no keyboard do not work once the windows loads though it works well with the BIOS setup and system recovery options.Is it possible to restore to an earlier state where my PC was English???

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  • sabeethan_k Mar 15, 2011

    I tried that. But unfortunately, even the restore screen is in Chinese and I dont understand a word in thep me with this.ld hel coure. Is it possible to use command prompt to change language??? I just figured out how to get the command prompt while in the factory restore screen. thanks for your feedback. hope you

  • sabeethan_k Mar 15, 2011

    thank you for your feed back. i just tried it but the restore screen is also in Chinese and I dont see any options there. What can I do???



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Your best bet is to try and restore it again with a close watch out for language settings. During the restore it should ask you what language you would like the OS to be loaded in.

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