I whant to restart my windows , and i have a recovery patition and i whant to use that , how can i? Wheni insert my windows dvd and click repair -> recovery img or restore it says it has no such thing , bht if i go in manager the hidden partition says it has 200mb used but if i open it , its empty, so what is that more exactly ? I have a dell precission m6700 laptop with a ssd 256gb. And i whant yo reinstall windows because i cannot get rid of error 0x000007b , and tryed the dll fix, reinstaling the program , chkdsk c /f , scanning etc.
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Search for the instructions to perform a factory restore of your laptop model. That will wipe your drive and return it back to factory state. Be sure to back up your personal data first as it does wipe your hard drive and everything will be gone aftwarward.
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