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  holmesy67 16:48 01 Sep 2005

Hello, i have just recieved a second hand pc and would like to wipe it and reinstall the restore discs, i would be grateful for a few pointers, thanks.

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  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:27 01 Sep 2005

What make of PC? Dell /Gateway /Tiny/ P bell /Sony /Medion

  holmesy67 20:39 01 Sep 2005

Hello, the one i want to format is made by 'time' and i am using the discs from my emachines which incidently say they can only be used on other emachines.

  dave_and_confused 20:41 01 Sep 2005

What you are doing is illegal as the CDs are only licensed to the original machine they came with.
Secondly you'll probably find the drivers are specific to the new PC and won't work with the old one.

"which incidently say they can only be used on other emachines. "

Doesn't that give you a clue then?

See your other thread too....

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:00 01 Sep 2005

The emachine restore disks will definately NOT work on a Time machine.

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