In Windows 10, click on the Start button and then click on Settings. Is there any way I can? Step 3: As you can see, there are many restore point in the lists, you need to choose a system restore point. This is why I have to ask for another option. If system restore is disabled, you can read my post on. We will be glad to hear from you. Remove everything and reinstall Windows will restore the system to factory settings, which is exactly what I described at the very beginning of the article.
Then just wait until the factory restore process finishes. Click on Start button, select Settings. Click start Right Click on Computer Click Manage Click Disk Management on the left hand side. I tried under safe mode and start up repair no option. I believe that Asus designed this no user friendly way to reset as almost all computers have this option in system recovery. Will they just let me redownload it? Make sure your Asus Windows 10 laptop is plugged in and doesn't power off during the process.
Click on Recover, and this will begin the resetting process. Select the option to restore your computer to factory settings. So if I did have a retail copy of Windows 7,1, how would I go about installing it? On the left panel select General. The difference between a clean install and restoring to factory settings is the fact that the former does not include any junk third party software. Ask back if you have any specfic questions. You should ask your friend to establish if she has a 'Recovery' partition.
If this doesn't work then most likely the computer doesn't have a recovery partition. I then went through boot manager f9 and it too did not take me to any related screen. It will restore your computer to the state it was in before the select event. I prefer to just get the Factory Reset ands then we will have it accomplished. Do you know the size of the drive? Instead, they create a hidden recovery partition for users to perform a factory reset. If it continues to fail to boot Win7, change the Active partition to Win7 partition itself then try Repairs again.
You can select the option to keep files or remove everything. About Online Tech Tips Welcome to Online Tech Tips — A blog that provide readers with daily computer tutorials, technology news, software reviews, and personal computing tips. Windows 10 Pro - Start10 - part of a local network which is a '3rd party optimizer-free' zone. The Recovery Partition is created at the factory and cannot be restored if deleted. I also installed Ubuntu on my machine.
Click on the Start button to bring up the Start screen. Here's additional information that may be useful. Step 4: Click Reset to start the factory reset process. I graduated from Emory University with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. I recently bought a used Asus Windows 10 laptop on craigslist and it came with the old guys details. Doing this is called a factory reset where in all the data in your device as well as the applications you have added and settings you have modified will be reverted to its original state. My name is Aseem Kishore and I am a full-time professional blogger.
F9, F10 and F11 are the keys that usually get recovery underway. Method Two here shows how to mark Active:. The recovery process will require you to restart your computer several times. I hope this helps David My Computer Dude by. And then under that it has a product key I'v never purchased a product key before so I never knew what it was before I could try and change it to that incase for some reason it might have been changed and then a change product key link that opens a box with 3 options. There are two options for you. However, there is one little exception here that I should mention.
Note that when you do this, it will move the old version of Windows into the Windows. Password will also be wiped so that you will be able to log in without password required. However, this may not be the most ideal choice. The light blue links in my post are tutorials which show exactly how to accomplish the steps I clearly laid out. Am I in the same boat as the user who ran Ubuntu? Hi Guys, any help would be very much appreciated.