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HP Pavilion Recovery Partition
Accessing the recovery partition on your HP
Pavilion laptop allows you to restore your computer to speed it up, eliminate a
virus or repair your Windows operating system.
The Recovery Manager program makes it possible
to restore your laptop to its settings as of a previous date or restore your
computer to its original factory settings, which will erase all of your
installed programs and personal data.
Using the recovery partition allows you to
bypass the hassle of keeping track of recovery discs, which could be damaged in
storage, rendering them useless when you need them.
Turn on or restart your HP Pavilion laptop.
Press "F11" when the "Press
<F11> for recovery" message appears during the HP Pavilion boot
Select "Recovery Manager" from your
list of recovery options and press "Enter."
The Recovery Manger program will open on your
screen, and you can begin the recovery process.
Access Recovery Manager Within Windows
Click the "Start" icon or "Start" button
in the lower left corner of your Windows home screen.
Click "All Programs" and then "Recovery
Click "Recovery Manager" again to open the
Recovery Manager program on your HP Pavilion laptop.
using the hp recovery
manager in windows 7
While restarting the computer keep
tapping on the F10 key
on the next screen you will find start system recovery , and on the next screen
you will find advanced options
in advanced option you will find an option for Destructive Recovery.. click
If you are not able to run the recovery on the computer as above then you will
need no use a set of recovery cds..... if you dont have them you can get it
HP Desktop factory settings
The HP Recovery Partition that comes pre-installed on most
new HPs is like built-in insurance if your system becomes unstable or fails.
If the problem is severe enough, you may not be able to
start the HP Desktop Recovery Manager from Windows but you can start it
manually by following the steps below.
Disconnect all peripheral devices and power on the computer.
Press the F11 key after the computer first powers on to
start the HP Recovery Manager.
Follow the on-screen instructions to back up recoverable
files on the hard drive to an external drive or media.
Continue following the instructions to recover the hard
drive to its original factory condition.
Click "Finish" when the recovery is complete.
Reconnect devices and reboot the computer.
Reinstall software and update Windows and HP to current
Performing an HP System Recovery
Oct 15, 2013 |
HP Pavilion 524w (DB280AR#ABA) PC Desktop