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Restore windows 7 home premium ed via ext HD and recovery

Customer Question

restore windows 7 home premium ed via ext HD and recovery disk for my slate 7. I want it wiped and back to factory specs as I am selling it.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Charles A. Roberts replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** you please provide the make and the model number of this machine please?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Samsung Slate Seven with Windows 7 Home Premium Ed
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
are you there?
Expert:  Charles A. Roberts replied 1 year ago.

Ok bare with me I am looking up this model to see if it has a built in recovery partition.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I beleive it does
Expert:  Charles A. Roberts replied 1 year ago.

If you press-and-hold the Volume Up button while booting, it should automatically launch the Samsung System Restore app, please give that a try.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no. Look I have the recovery disk and the ext hd . Can't we go that route?
Expert:  Byron replied 1 year ago.

Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist.

Please see the attachment for instructions on how to boot from an external drive.

It looks a bit tricky to me.

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