08-18-2008 11:34 AM
I've re-installed my T60 with a normal copy of XP instead of the recovery version on the HDD.
This (to my personal surprise) lead to me not getting the "Pre-OS" recovery console, when i press the blue "ThinkVantage" button at startup.
My partition with the Lenovo version of XP is still on the HDD, so isn't it possible to install the original OS again?
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08-20-2008 02:18 AM
Stravaganza, welcome to the forum,
by installing a vanilla XP you have changed the boot sector and therefore the recovery function. If you've got an USB floppy, or gen beg / borrow one, you should be able to repair it using the Rescue and Recovery - Recovery repair diskette
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