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ingramje ingramje is offline
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Thumbs down How do you access the restore partition on a Mini 9? - 01-25-2010, 12:12 PM


I need to get Windows reinstalled on my Mini 9 before I sell it to a friend of mine, but I can't figure out how to access the restore partition. I've see two other partitions when I look in Disk Management, but I can't figure out how to access. I was thinking it was Ctrl F11 on boot up, but there is no F11 key on this Mini. It just goes up to F10.

Ideas on how to restore the OS on my Mini 9?


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Default 01-25-2010, 02:04 PM

how about posting in the mini 9 forum?

Anyway, I recall reading that the 9 does not have a restore partition...
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Default 01-25-2010, 03:02 PM

Indeed there is no restore partition on the 9. Dell supplied a restore CD. There is a diagnostics partition you can get at by pressing 0 at the first BIOS screen.

Moving to the Mini 9 section.

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