Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Issues with Dell XPS 18, Windows 8.1

  1. #11

    Sorry for the delay - overnight here!

    I don't want to print out the procedure to return to factory settings, so will direct you to the Dell original:

    Restoring Your Dell Computer to Original Factory Installation with Dell DataSafe Local Backup 2.0 | Dell US

    Just a warning. You do have to hammer that F8 button on start up.
    I see you bought the computer secondhand. This will only work if the previous owner had not been messing with the factory image.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #12

    Posts : 11
    Windows 8.1

    No. Purchased brand new approx a year ago. Lol. From Dell.
    No worries though. I fixed it.
    Used a recovery from same Windows 64bit.
    Lost data but the BSOD is no more.
    Thanks for your help.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #13

    Great. Happy computing.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Issues with Dell XPS 18, Windows 8.1

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Brightness issues after restoring windows DELL laptop
well hello there guys!! this is my 1st time that i post in this forum and i am frustrated with something. I have recently restored my windows after a malfunction my laptop had (hardware problem :P) i have brightness issues and i dont know how to fix it. ...
General Support
Help - Windows 8 Dell Recovery & Restore Issues on Laptop
Hi folks, Wondered if anyone has any ideas to solve an issue I am having. Unable to get the Dell Recovery & Restore process to get past the Backup and Migration phase. You Tube of the Process Quick Review - Dell Laptop with Windows 8 - Laptop "contracted" a UKash Ransom Malware through a...
General Support
Dell gives up on Windows RT
Source A Guy
Windows 8 News
help me about the drivers of dell for windows 8
i dont know that i am posting at right place or not. i have very little knowledge in software installing i want to upgrade my windows 7 with windows 8 but i have dell laptop with old drivers of windows 7. so i am confusing that will that same driver work again or i need to have diffrernt...
Drivers & Hardware
windows 8 on dell
my daughter has a dell inspiron one19t, it was shipped with vista. i put windows 7 on it and was unable to get the touch screen driver so i telephoned dell, who told me since i'd put windows 7 on it i would have to buy the driver from them. so my question is if i install windows 8 on it how can i...
Installation & Setup
Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook Blows on 8, Trackpad Issues
Hey all, Just thought I would toss it out there. I have finally got all device drivers loaded for the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook. I wanted to thank the crew here for the help on the driver package for the display driver (Intel 3000 Driver). Just some crazy stuff like the auto dimmer on the...
Installation & Setup

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook