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Old 11-20-2008, 08:02 PM   #1
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Does anyone know how to restore a dell pc without getting to the desktop. I forgot my password to my computer and i know for hp its hit f10 repeatedly and you can do a restore from there.
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Old 11-20-2008, 08:22 PM   #2
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Try Ctrl + F11 when you restart.

Your Dell should have come with a recovery disk. Use that if you have it.
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Old 11-20-2008, 08:28 PM   #3
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If that doesn't work, there is something else you can do. Log into safe mode. When you get to the desktop, go to account settings and delete the password.
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Old 11-20-2008, 08:43 PM   #4
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Thanks to both of you...Went ahead called dell they wouldnt tell me nothing since the pc was not mine i got it from work and they bought it 2 years ago..Anyways I got her to tell me the ctrl+f11 and it actually jus got done restoring wish i wouldve waited a few mins for someone to respond to this post as I wouldve like to save all my files and everything I had on the pc but OHH WELL!!!!! thats what happens when ur dumb
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