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hakeash
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My father gave me his used HP pc, This is a desktop computer that has worked for one year , I can also find many files and other data on it , What are some useful ways to help me clean them up ?

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CF4
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Hi

 

Do a clean install, or F11 return to Factory Fresh.

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hakeash
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@CF4 wrote:

Hi

 

Do a clean install, or F11 return to Factory Fresh.


Factory Fresh ? Can it clean up the computer completely?

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oldchild
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You're talking about formatting computers ,It can't clean up your computer completely,be careful ,They can be dangerous to other data on your computer .

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Format the entire hard drive and do a clean reinstall

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@bueerins wrote:

Format the entire hard drive and do a clean reinstall


Then I will lose all the data on the computer, what a loss !

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@hakeash wrote:

@bueerins wrote:

Format the entire hard drive and do a clean reinstall


Then I will lose all the data on the computer, what a loss !


It depends on how you clean up computer , it is not that you can not do that , try this method , you can also clean your computer and ensures the security of other data .

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@hakeash

To clean up the machine of old files,etc and get a fresh install read the HP document here.

https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04758961#AbT3

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