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reformating vista withought cd drive

by locten / July 28, 2011 12:53 PM PDT

i recently bought a new pc and im giving my old vista pc to a family member but want to reformat it first because its runing very slow the problem i have thow is that my cd drive dose not work and id rather not pay for a new one or to get it fixed so is there any other way to reformat windows without it?

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"reformat" = clearing a drive and no Windows?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 28, 2011 1:00 PM PDT

I can guess you want to restore the machine to it's factory state and not "format."

Tell the make and model of the PC and let's see if they offer a no CD method.

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make and model
by locten / July 28, 2011 8:31 PM PDT

it is an acer acpire t180

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Acer does have a disk to disk recovery.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 29, 2011 12:44 AM PDT
In reply to: make and model
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by locten / July 29, 2011 8:13 AM PDT

cool thank you very mutch

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