However, if there is an issue in your area, this will not help. This can be helpful from the users point of view in situations when modifications to settings hampered the proper functioning of the system. Windows checks the computer's performance. The computer booted in windows first time and seems to be working except for some graphics peculiarities. If using checkdisk or scandisk and find errors of any kind then it is time for a new drive.
All the best Brett This is my problem. Can someone please walk me through the boot menu so that I can recover my computer? It's either the escape key, F12, or something of that sort. Feb 25, 2013 The final solution is a factory reset of your router. Also, customize the background wallpaper for your desktop, optionally. Be sure that you have your data files backed up before performing this option.
It can go by pretty fast, so look carefully when the computer is booting. Wait while Windows checks for your individual Gateway computer specifications and adjusts accordingly. My computer has had sporatic blue screens at the end of windows 7 bootup. I use the Use Recovery tools option, Click on the Setup repair, it runs more than 12 hours. After ~5 years they will no longer have a copy, and then you need to purchase a new computer, or else buy yourself your own disc copy of Windows to replace it with.
There are some utilities that might help you but I don't know how you could install them now with the current state of the machine. So I tried the recover the factory settings. There's usually an option to enter the recovery partition when you first boot up the computer. Once completed, your Gateway is good to go and ready at factory settings. The diagnostic tools will not run. If you can give further information It will be very helpful. Then it sends me to the Choose a recovery tool.
Had samee problem for a customer, restore partiton. I did create the gateway recovery disk for my daughter's laptop. Posted on May 05, 2011 Hello, The easiest way to set the computer back to default programs and settings is to use the Operating System Disk that came with the computer. My compurter started to reset in the middle of the boot processs. Or if I have screwed everything up.
Your VersaLink 327W gateway is now using the default settings for the network configuration. Go to the settings and perform a factory reset If you forgot the router password, you ill have to do a factory reset by locating a small hold on the back of the router and insert the tip of of paper clip for about 10 seconds while the power is on. In the Choose a user name and picture screen, enter the appropriate information and then click Next. Enter a user name and picture, if desired, and a computer name. Is it as simple as buying windows 7 installing it into my 4 year old computer? The installation of the Gateway Computers Management software will enable the computer to return to its original settings.
In the Recovery is complete window, click Finish. I'm trying to restore my gateway desktop but I don't have my recovery discs. In the All data will be lost window, select Yes, and then click Next. Of course I had to re-install my applications on C:, but everything is running right again. To reset to factory settings, Gateway Computers can be of great help for Windows based computers.
Keep reading on, we'd like to show you how to factory restore a Gateway computer to default settings. Thanks, thx1138v2 I would be happy to try the full format or fresh format as you suggest before contacting a professional. This process will take several minutes. A window will then pop up. By restoring or transferring settings, there will be no need to change the Wi-Fi settings on all your connected laptops, tablets, and other devices when resetting or replacing your gateway. On the left hand side, there will be the options: Backup, Restore, Settings, and Help.
I don't know what to do at this point. The more drivers and applications that need to be installed, the longer the process will take. If using checkdisk or scandisk and find errors of any kind then it is time for a new drive. Even the smallest visual flaw can make a system not work properly. Otherwise, no other network devices will be recognized. Can you suggest how I might do that formate at this stag. And will have to get profesional help.
I am sure most of my problem is that I've done something wrong. I'll also check the hardware. In the Gateway Recovery Center window, click Next. A lot of useless searching much of it a Gateway and finally came up with that useful tip. I was bought the laptop for my bday and was going to stop on way home for disc to make my start up in the mean time while I was gone, it was turned on and updates were being done. I can open the repair disc, but not the recovery discs.