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hecttor
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Registered: ‎04-15-2008
Location: LA
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Recovery, but F11 fails

I want to recovery my thinkcentre, but when I turn on and press F11 only tell me, press enter to (Bios, select other media boot) and I want to recovery the pc from the hard drive recovery partition.
 
I have read for recovery and tells "when display press F11..." pres f11 to recovery, BUT I CANT SEE THAT MESSAGE
 
some body help me
 
 
elvorian
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Registered: ‎04-11-2008
Location: USA
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Re: Recovery, but F11 fails

Have you added any partitions to your drive?, If so your Master Boot Record that is on track 0 has changed and you may have lost the option to boot to the service partition.
 
 
after the BIOS screen appears on a cold start (power on and not reboot) try pressing F11 a few times see if that works
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Re: Recovery, but F11 fails

hecttor, welcome to the forum,
 
if as elvorian stated, something has changed, you can use this tool to repair the F11 function, a floppy drive is required. Please also refer to this thread.

Andy  

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