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Member Since: ‎04-02-2014
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how to format operating system in ProBook 4530s ?



I did not received any CD of operating system with my laptop purchase - Probbok 4530s.


How should we format the operating system with out original CD's ??


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Re: how to format operating system in ProBook 4530s ?


Unless you have deleted the Recovery partition on your machine, otherwise your machine should have a Recovery partition. Make sure backing up all of your files before restoring the PC/laptop to factory settings.

To set your PC/laptop to factory settings, restart the PC/laptop. At the HP welcome screen hit repeatly the F11 key (or Esc key) to launch the recovery process. Follow the instructions provided on the screen.

Please also check this:


ps We cánt format the Operating System. It's a software and we don't format software.

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Re: how to format operating system in ProBook 4530s ?

my hdd for probook 4530s crash, i dont have the recovery cd, just brought a new 500GB hdd. pls i need a step by step guide to format and install win 7 O/S .



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