How do I RESTORE my computer Tags: Photo Computer Storage Last response: May 7, 2010 1:18 PM in Storage Share jimholthaus1 May 7, 2010 12:46:02 PM What is the process to RESTORE my computer. I'd like to clean it completely and re-install what I'd need to do? I've pulled all DATA and PHOTO FILES off of it. More about : restore computer | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove treefrog07 May 7, 2010 1:12:18 PM Do you have the OS installation CD/DVD? Is your computer assembled by a manufacturer, e.g., Dell or HP? Or did you or someone else assemble the components? If you have the OS installation CD/DVD, you can boot from the optical drive and do a clean install of the OS from the media. After OS install is complete, you will have re-install all your programs. | Report abuse jimholthaus1 May 7, 2010 1:18:18 PM It is an HP Pavilion. I do not have the OS CD/DVD. It has Windows XP on it. Completely updated. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>How do I RESTORE my computer> Related ressources: ForumHow to restore my computer to its original state ForumHow do i restore my windows 7 computer to an earlier date. now i want to recover ForumMy question is how do I restore sound to my computer . Accidently erased sound de ForumPrograms on the computer were opened with another program. how can i restore it? ForumHow do you restore windows if your computer shuts down ForumHow to restore drive image to another computer ForumHow to restore computer back 2 months get everything back ForumHow can I restore my computer to like it was right out of the box? ForumHow do I completely restore computer to factory default settings Acer aspire 575 ForumRecover deleted pictures from computer after restore ForumHow to restore audio sound on a dell computer free ForumI lost My computer icon on desktop. How to restore it? ForumHow to restore my computer back to factory settings without a disk and for free ForumHow can i restore my computer to factory settings with no cd ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumHow much do access times matter? ForumWhy wont my computer pick up my dvd drives Forum[Solved] How can I make RAID 0 bootable? ForumCan my hp simplesave pair with more than one computer Forum[Solved] How to optimize SSDs in RAID? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !