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How can i restore my pc from when I reset to factory setting and lost all my files

  • Windows XP
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Last response: in Windows XP
December 22, 2013 12:19:39 AM

My computer would not allow me to log on so on restart i pressed F8 and entered repair my computer at the bottom i pressed factory rest without saving all my files pictures musiv filme desk top folders etc how can i reverse this, HELP!!!

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December 22, 2013 3:22:26 AM

Factory Recovery overwrites everything that was on the C partition so chances of recovering your files will be very slim. You can try data recovery software to see if any of your files can be retrieved but many of them will probably be incomplete or damaged. Try one of these:

You should always keep your files backed up to another hard drive or to optical discs to avoid the problem of data loss.
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