Solved System restore Tags: Configuration Laptops Inspiron System Restore Windows XP Last response: February 21, 2010 2:10 PM in Windows XP Share jenny26056 February 10, 2010 10:10:20 PM Hello, i want to restore my laptop back to factory setting .i have a inspiron B120 .i have done this on my desk top but cannot do it on my laptop .please help .thank you jenny More about : system restore | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution Anonymous Laptop Expert February 10, 2010 10:22:03 PM Restart the laptop, when you see the Dell logo start hitting Ctrl F11. If you have a recovery partition, the laptop will start the recovery program. | Report abuse jenny26056 February 10, 2010 10:25:26 PM Quote:Restart the laptop, when you see the Dell logo start hitting Ctrl F11. If you have a recovery partition, the laptop will start the recovery program. thanks grumpy i will try and post if this works . i hope it does | Report abuse jenny26056 February 21, 2010 2:10:48 PM Best answer selected by jenny26056. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>System restore> Related ressources: ForumRestore a OS clone: from saved clone; will system boot? ForumProblem with system restore ForumSystem restore not working in windows xp pro ForumI ran system restore but it still only works on safe mode otherwise it shuts its ForumSystem Restore Problems on windows 7 ForumHow to fix system restore in windows 7 home premium ForumWindows XP Pro- System Restore -- Not Working ForumRestore operating system ForumMy eVGA 8800 GT FPS doubled after system restore . cant get it again... ForumSystem restore not working in windows xp pro ForumAcer laptop have to system restore everytime I boot ForumSystem restore after refresh windows 8 ForumFull System Restore/Restore Factory settings ForumWhere does System Restore keep its restore points? ForumComputer won't boot; factors: msconfig, system restore , malware doctor ForumRestore system ForumSystem restore ForumProblem with system restore - UNDO INCOMPLETE ForumSystem Restore Failed To Restore (ComPlusStaging Error) ForumGetting past administrative password More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !