My desktop is several years old and it does run worth beans anymore. I would like to restore
it back to the way it was when I received it brand new from Dell. I have all the discs, but
I would like to know how to go about this. I have saved my files, but I want to know
how to re-install everything so that it is like the original condition it was in when I received it.
Do I need to delete all the files or will they just be written over with the original discs when
they are reinstalled?
When you reinstall windows you get the option to reformat your drives so they are basically like new. I would back up anything you want to keep on an external harddrive first. When it asks you to reformat just follow the instructions and it will all work out :)