System Restore/Restore to factory settings without admin access.

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Nincro

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Well i have a gateway computer and windows 7 i have lost the cd and i have no access to the admin account since i have forgot the password so im on a standard user account and i need to do a system restore.
 

Nincro

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I have tried they said to call gateway/microsoft and they have the worst customer service ever
 
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well thats your only decision to call them or go on there website lol but calling them is the best decision even tho they lack customer service...
 

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You don't need an admin account to do a factory restore. You follow the instructions for your computer to access the restore partition.
 
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