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System Recovery on Sony Vaio

by shiv211 / October 8, 2009 4:39 AM PDT

Trying to completely wipe my pc clean as it suffers from 'Blue screen of death' as im starting uni I don't want to lose work if it decides to restart, but I can't seem to recover it.

I've read posts saying to use the built in system recovery on it, but it doesn't seem to have one.

I've no idea what causes it as the pc wasn't mine to begin with and has done it as long as I remember, it goes through periods of being fine, then periods of crashing everytime i switch it on.

I don't have the original disks to wipe it, and the DVD drive is broke (also from before I was given it) but it is a pc I would like to save.

Tried to fix the registry as ask nerd basically said this is one of the main reasons for BSOD so I downloaded Registry Patrol, yes a mistake I now know.

So any real help would be appreciated!

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