Trying to reformat a Dell Laptop

  eckhayles 18:22 18 Aug 2008
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Hi, im trying to reformat my dell inspiron 2200 but when i try to do this it doesnt recognise the disc? im a complete novice so if anyone can help please give me as much as possible to go on. Thanks in advance.

  sidecar sid 19:08 18 Aug 2008

You may have the option to restore your Laptop
to factory settings.
To access the factory restore option quickly press
ctrl + F11 at boot up when you see the Dell logo.
You have to be quick so you may have to try more than once.

  eckhayles 10:14 19 Aug 2008

Thats brilliant, thankyou so much, tried it last night and it worked perfectly (first time aswell)

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