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Old 09-19-2005, 08:14 PM   #1
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Default Help needed to restore Dell

Dell Dimension 3000. My wife wants to clean out our computer so it is as it came from the factory. With our old HP she just ran the 3 disks through it. Help please. TIA!!
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Old 09-19-2005, 09:54 PM   #2
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HP discs are designed for the HP model. It installs the driver that your HP has. It would never work with a Dimension 3000

Although, your Dell should have come with an OS CD
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You need the disc set for your machine. Contact Dell support and have a credit card ready. They are not free.
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