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I am donating my laptop and I want to delete all my info. but I don't know how please help!
Reinstall Vista and back to the way you bought it.
As we don't know what you have in the way of media/recovery partition, here's the General methods:
How to get Vista recovery Media or the Vista recovery Partition on your computer back to factory settings.
There is no Vista free download legal available.
Contact your computer manufacturer and ask them to send a recovery disk/s Vista set.
Normally, they do this for a cost of $ small.
In addition, ask them if you have a recovery Partition on your computer/laptop to restore it to factory settings.
See if a manual provided with the computer or go to the manufacturer's website, email or you can call for information on how to make a recovery.
Normally, you have to press F10 or F11 at startup to start the recovery process...
Another way I've seen on some models is press F8 and go to a list of startup options, and launch a recovery of standards of plant with it, by selecting the repair option.
Ask them if you can also make recovery disk/s for the recovery Partition in case of a system Crash or hard drive failure.
They will tell you how to do this.
Every computer manufacturer has their own way of making recovery disk/s.
Or borrow a good Microsoft Vista DVD (not Dell, HP, etc).
A good Vista DVD contains all versions of Vista.
The product key determines which version of Vista is installed.
There are 2 disks of Vista: one for 32-bit operating system, and one for 64-bit operating system.
If install a cleaning is required with a good DVD of Vista (not HP, Dell recovery disks):
Go to your Bios/Setup, or the Boot Menu at startup and change the Boot order to make the DVD/CD drive 1st in the boot order, then reboot with the disk in the drive.
At the startup/power on you should see at the bottom of the screen either F2 or DELETE, go to Setup/Bios or F12 for the Boot Menu
MS advice on the conduct of clean install.
A tutorial on the use of a clean install
Super Guide Windows Vista Installation
After installation > go to the website of the manufacturer of your computer/notebook > drivers and downloads Section > key in your model number > get latest Vista drivers for it > download/install them.
Save all data, because it will be lost during a clean installation.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
How can I delete all the music on my drive using my computer? I printed the user manual, but the statement is vague.
Please help a frustrated old man,
Thank someone who answers this time (even before ayone answers that I tend to forget to say thanks for the help)
You can (and should) get the free mp3tag: http://www.mp3tag.de/en/
Install mp3tag. When you install, let it be added to the context menus (an option during installation).
Open mp3tag and in tools, Options, Tags, Mpeg do option Write ID3v2.3 ISO-8859-1. Those are tags favorite rocket, and once make you it by default, whenever you save tags in mp3tag you will get tags Fuze and respectful.
Your albums may not be labeled at all, or may be marked in ID3v1, who will not read the "rocket". So he goes to the title, if there is a title tag or file name if there are no tags.
You can now right click on an album folder and see mp3tag as an option to open it. When you click mp3tag, you'll see the files listed. Put them in order from top to bottom - you can try clicking on the header of the track-number or the name of the header file if they are 01-Track 1. If you can align them up and down, highlight all the and click Dial automatic tools Wizard with the option of leading zeros. Bingo: Track numbers 01, 02, 03, and they will play in the order.
Sometimes people put numbers to track on the file names and they list in alphabetical order by song title - not good. If the "rocket" Impossible to find track numbers and the name of the file is FirstSongTitle-01 (rather than 01-FirstSongTitle), the "rocket" will play them in alphabetical order by name of file: FirstSong, FifthSong, FourthSong, SecondSong, SixthSong, ThirdSong. Then you will have to put in one of the track numbers.
On my computer, the operating system is Windows Vista Home Premium. I am facing a problem, in which case, the amount of gigabytes, on the Local C drive.
does not increase after remove/delete all the photos and video to my computer.
I've done a disk cleanup.
Any help will be greatly appreciated.
Check if the files that has been deleted and still resident in the trash, if so, empty the trash.
I suggest that you run the System File Checker.
How to use the System File Checker tool to fix the system files missing or corrupted on Windows Vista or Windows 7
Method 2: Test the issue in a new user account.
Create a user account
Currently, I have Photoshop CS5 on my computer. Should I delete it before you download Photoshop on the cloud?
You don't have to.
IF I delete all the info on my old Mac, so it can be given, which will affect my new Mac?
Follow the instructions in > what to do before you sell or give away your Mac - Apple Support
I have a downloaded .pdf file. When I click on a page (this happens for each page) he follows me to a link open my browser. How should you remove that? I tried to delete all the hyperlinkes but remained! Thank you.
I have a downloaded .pdf file. When I click on a page (this happens for each page) he follows me to a link open my browser. How shoul delete who? I tried to delete all the hyperlinkes but remained! Thank you.
After seeing a few screenshots of the file I think I see what's happening now. There is a watermark diagonal URL through the page that is converted to a link automatically by the application. Disable it go to Edition - Preferences - general and uncheck the box that says "create links from URLS".
Hello.. I have a problem with the extensions folder... I confused with the extension folder in the library to cash... then I deleted all the stuff in the folder and restared my pc and its still in tha half and wont start... what I did?
Hello.. Please I have a problem regarding the extensions library folder... I eccidentally deleted all the stuff in this folder and then I restarted my mac. His picture and it does not start... What have I done? I can somehow it repair? Sound on the screen to restart 2 hours... Thank you
You must wipe the drive and reinstall OS X. In the future, you need to stay away from the data in the system until you know what it is and the consequences of the removal.
Install or reinstall OS X from scratch
Make sure that you have backed up your files because the following procedure will remove all of the hard drive.
HD recovery start:
Restart the computer after the ring, press in and hold the COMMAND and R keys until the menu screen to appear.
Erase the drive:
1. select in the main menu disk utility and click on the continue button.
2. once the charges of THE select your boot volume (usually Macintosh HD) in the
list on the left. Click on the Erase tab in the main window of THE.
3. set the type of format Mac OS extended (journaled). If necessary, click
Security and button all the option data from scratch in a single pass. Click
the clear button and wait until the process is complete.
4 leave FROM and return to the main menu.
Reinstall OS X: Select reinstall OS X and click on the install button.
Note : You will need an active Internet connection. I suggest to use Ethernet if possible
because it is three times faster than wireless.
This should install the version of Mac OS X that you had installed it.
Recently my laptop Toshiba running Vista business done the automatic updates during the night, the morning I found that he had deleted all the folders, files and icons on my desktop (including the important work files), had changed the wallpaper, reset all my Internet properties and changed the login screen.
What I can do, are very important files.
I tried to restore the system to an earlier date, but this made no difference.
I also tried to contact Microsoft, who acknowledged my report and said they would be back to me within one business day, which was seven days ago.
Welcome to Windows Vista answers Forums!
With automatic updates, you want to lose the data stored on the system.
Once removed the HDD data can't be recovered. However, you can use your favorite search engine to browse third-party data recovery software and use this software to recover data.
Note: Using third-party software, including hardware drivers can cause serious problems that may prevent your computer from starting properly. Microsoft cannot guarantee that problems resulting from the use of third-party software can be solved. Software using third party is at your own risk.
You can also view the following link to recover lost or deleted files and try the steps:
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I deleted all the games that come with Windows XP including Solitaire. How can I get that back?
Welcome to the Microsoft Answers community.
Try the steps one by one and check below.
How do I add or remove games in Windows XP
In most cases if the games are deleted from the computer files will remain on the computer.
I suggest that you are looking for game files in the system32 folder.
Later, click on Start menu click on run and type c:\\windows\system32 in the following search of the window for the file of games like free cell. If you get the files in the system32 folder then copy the file to c:\\program files\start menu\ later in the game folder.
If fails it above steps, try a system restore to the point when the game was available on the computer.
See the link below to learn how to perform the system restore.
How to restore Windows XP to a previous state
Hope this information is useful.
Let me know if it worked.
Thank you, and in what concerns:
Umesh P - Microsoft Support
I have a Dell Inspiron 1525, I deleted all the temp, %temp% files and emptied my Recycle Bin and now no program is running, they're going to crash just when open, help me please
I have a Dell Inspiron 1525, I deleted all the temp, %temp% files and emptied my Recycle Bin and now no program is running, they're going to crash just when open, help me please :(
try a restore of the system before this happened
If necessary do in safe mode
Using the F8 method:
- Restart your computer.
- When the computer starts, you will see your computer hardware are listed. When you see this information begins to tap theF8 key repeatedly until you are presented with theBoot Options Advanced Windows Vista.
- Select the Safe Mode option with the arrow keys.
- Then press enter on your keyboard to start mode without failure of Vista.
- To start Windows, you'll be a typical logon screen. Connect to your computer and Vista goes into safe mode.
- Do whatever tasks you need and when you are done, reboot to return to normal mode.
When I was cleaning up my computer, I accidentally deleted all the shortcuts in my external hard drive and now can't access what has been stored on my external hard drive, movies, music etc... I used glary utilities at the time of the household
Try a restore point to an earlier period by using this utility
And on the device, any yellow warning Manager?
Any ideas why my task to delete all the snapshots status is attached to 95%? It has been like that for a few hours. I had 7 sequential shots that I need to remove to create space on my data store. My data store's display file snapshot of 28,04 KB. I need to make a new snapshot of my server, but do not know if it is safe to proceed since my first task to delete all snapshots do not show a State of complete. Any ideas or help someone?
This is normal, especially if you have a lot of drive to commit. Once completed, you should be ok.
I completely deleted Firefox and deleted all the files. After installing fresh Firefox, Firefox sees that it has been installed previously? "Looks like you have reinstalled Firefox. Want us to clean for a fresh experience and as new? »
I uninstalled Firefox (so-called) "completely" using the guide here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/uninstall-firefox-from-your-computer
Why the new installation of Firefox recognizes that it has already been installed? Uninstall tool to uninstall Firefox COMPLETELY. As it is, can someone tell me what is the appropriate procedure for removal COMPLETE?
All right, thank you in any case obtained.
I removed all of these places:
C:\Program Files (x 86) \Mozilla Firefox C:\Users\Chris\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox C:\Users\Chris\AppData\Local\Mozilla\Firefox
C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Mozilla Firefox.lnk
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Mozilla\Firefox HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\Mozilla\Firefox 50.0 Firefox HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla (x 86 en - us)
ApplicationIcon HideIconsCommand ShowIconsCommand ReinstallCommand Installation directory PathToExe PathToExe Components Plugins ApplicationIcon HideIconsCommand ShowIconsCommand ReinstallCommand
Mozilla, please take note and to integrate them in your current "uninstaller" tool. Thank you.
How do delet all the emails at once?
You can delete several at once. Press the button "Edit" in the mailbox, select e-mail then press on "trash".
they must be selected one by one, there is no "select all" I remember
If you have a lot to remove you may wish to do so outside the mail application. If your email provider has a web interface, use it. For example, I have yahoo mail, I use safari to go to yahoo.com and connect to my mail. then I will be able to select many emails at once (or maybe if your email provider supply)
Can be faster if you have dozens, hundreds of delete
Hi I want to erase all the data from my current phone if I erase content and settings would be deleted all the data off my sim card? Thanks for your help
Erase the data on your phone will not erase the data on the sim card.
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