www.VFXskills.com                                                                                 www.MAXlife.TV

TechsChoice.com
Google Enter your search terms


How to reformat at computer (PCs)

1.  How to reformat a Dell Inspiron 6400

Reformatting differs from system to system.  This page will be an ongoing, incomplete collection of the different procedures.

NOTE: Collect ALL DISKS FIRST before you begin ANY reformat procedure.  Also BACKUP all of your files on a CD or DVD and remember to look in your My Documents / My Pictures folder.

1.  Operating System Disk (when reformatting older computers - often not necessary for newer computers and laptops).
2.  Driver / setup disks for:
          A.  Modems
          B.   Routers
          C.  Additional CD or DVD drives / writers
          D.  Printers and scanners

On newer systems the operating system is permanently saved with the computer so you will not need a Windows Disk. 

When you turn on your computer you will notice some white text at the bottom of the screen.  The text will say something similar to "Press ESC =Boot Menu, Press F1= Setup , Press F10 =System Recovery"  In this example you would want to press the F10 Key before the black screen disappears.  This area will give you a choice between just "fixing" your system and total "destructive" recovery.  Destructive Recovery is Reformatting.  EVERYTHING WILL BE TOTALLY ERASED.  You will never be able to recover those files again.  So make sure you back everything up on disk AND that you have the drivers to make the parts of your computer work.
Site Map         

 

Please add us to your website or blog!

Privacy Policy - Disclaimer
free sound files, free media files, free tutorials, free web hosting, cheapest domain names, inexpensive domain names, screen capture software, Computer Software Tutorials, online training videos, computer basics tutorial, free windows tutorial, free computer tutorial for kids, computer programming tutorials, free computer courses, pc tutorial, beginner computer tutorials, free computer software tutorials, free internet tutorial, free typing tutorial programs, computing tutorials, computer science tutorials, graphic design tutorials, free visual basic tutorials, free Photoshop tutorials, newbie computer tutorials free flash tutorials, access tutorial online, computer course, pc maintenance online tutorials, absolute beginners computer tutorials, free online computer classes, frshirtsbestee online learning, free computer training download, free computer tutorial for seniors, computer parts tutorial, computer tutorials for children, computer hardware tutorials, free excel tutorials, computer fundamental introduction basics tutorial, Microsoft tutorial, free grocery coupons, Free computer software tutorials, tech support, technical support, the tech support forum, game development, 3d game development software tutorials, graphic design tutorials, graphic illustration tutorials, character animation and design tutorials, web development, Clipart and Banner Ads, adobe photoshop tutorials and downloads, software lessons, how to do it yourself, Fierce Layouts learn adobe Photoshop, learn silverlight, learn microsoft expressions, asp.net, video editing, youtube video, digital image editing software, national association of Photoshop professionals (naap) Flash Animation, graphics, computer software, computer books, manhattan flash animation presentations for advertising and banner ads, adobe, photoshop, macromedia, microsoft, software and application development, learn to, how to, tutorials, hardware, software Tech Support - Free Technical Support for Beginners and Advanced Users of Computers, Videographers, photographers, Programmers and Web Designers, Tutorials and How To Start, computer help, video, audio, nonlinear editing, cameras, microsoft excel free online video lessons, learn excel, learn microsoft word

Free software tutorials, downloads and technical support information for computer geeks, photographers and videographers.