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Lenovo IdeaPad 3 81W1001HCF laptop reinstallment

2020-09-12, 14:27 PM

Hello.... I just bought this laptop for a family member and I'm curious how does one do a reinstallment of the operate system without a Windows disc?

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Re:Lenovo IdeaPad 3 81W1001HCF laptop reinstallment

2020-09-13, 11:29 AM

Anyone know what one does if their hard drive dies? Having the windows license embedded into the bios will that allow one to use Windows from Microsoft website and use the latest version? Or do you need to have some sore of Lenovo Windows version? I rather use from Microsoft Windows without the bloatware that come with these preinstall operating system. So what is the method one need to take if their hard drive dies? 

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Re:Lenovo IdeaPad 3 81W1001HCF laptop reinstallment

2020-09-15, 0:29 AM

Why even bother having a forum site Lenovo if you don't answer questions? 

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Re:Lenovo IdeaPad 3 81W1001HCF laptop reinstallment

2020-09-15, 0:46 AM

Have a look here: https://forums.lenovo.com/user/viewprofilepage/user-id/1892988?fid=1482

 

Yes, Windows should see the embedded license code in your BIOS and authorize without issue.  Let us know if it doesn't.

 

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Re:Lenovo IdeaPad 3 81W1001HCF laptop reinstallment

2020-10-12, 16:09 PM

Thanks, I will whenever that does come up

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