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Paper Tape
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Registered: ‎03-23-2012
Location: Duesseldorf
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How can I make a fresh Installation of windows 7 to get the "factory-state " of my Thinkpad T420?



my notebook got infected by a virus (BKA-virus) and now i want to "reset" my T420 (fresh win7 installation).

Can i use the Recovery Manager?

Does someone know an easy way to reinstall Windows and Thinkpad tools?





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Re: How can I make a fresh Installation of windows 7 to get the "factory-state " of my Thi

Hi Sebi, welcome to the forum,


to get rid of the BKA you can do it by scanning your system with the Kaspersky Rescue Disk.  On the site I linked to you should find all the information you need.  Of course you will need to create the disk using a different computer.



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