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hard resetting affect on C

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Does hard resetting(power reset) my hp laptop removes files in C- documents, desktop, downloads etc?

My laptop battery doesn't go past 77ish percent.

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If you rest your PC you will loose your file but only your C drive (System file)all setting ,document s,Download so save your all data onto other drive. Make sure you do a thorough backup and have your reinstall discs.


Usually Windows 10 lets you choose between removing and keeping your files when resetting a pc. All your personalized settings will be cleared and OS will be re installed.


Here's a guide on how to hard reset Windows 10.

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If by "power reset" you mean unplugging the power and holding down the power button for 30 seconds, NO that will not delete any files. This document will explain how to perform a power reset on an HP...

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