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Old 07-17-2010, 09:33 PM   #11
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so would an xp disc i borrow from a friend, even if its made by a different manufacturer, still work on my computer?
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Old 07-17-2010, 09:39 PM   #12
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Yes because you just want to boot up from the CD and go to the windows recovery option. You're not installing windows.
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Old 07-17-2010, 11:52 PM   #13
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so i found a disc set in my dads laptop bag that says:
toshiba recovery and applications/drivers media

since there are two discs, which do i use?

btw, mine is a compaq, throwing that out there since i havent stated that yet
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