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how can i reformat my harddrive using the recovery disk stored in partition drive?

hi guys! i need help. i need to reformat my harddrive and i will do this for the first time. however, i was not ablt to make the recovery disk since i purchased the tx2 1275dx laptop last july 2009. what i have is a recovery disk stored in a partition harddrive. how can i reformat my cpmputer using the recovery disk in partition harddrive? my OS is windows vista.  thank you...  Smiley Happy

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Re: how can i reformat my harddrive using the recovery disk stored in partition drive?

Hi,

 

Shutdown the notebook.  Tap away at f11 as you start to access Recovery Manager which you can then use to reinstall the Operating System.

 

Regards,

 

DP-K

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