Microsoft windows 10 is the most popular operating system. But problems can arise due to any mismanagement or any other buggy software. Whatever it is, if your computer or laptop does not run well and you are facing strange type errors or just want to back to its default state, then this guide is for you to reset your windows 10 PC. There are several options in windows 10 OS to reset it back to default state. I’m here with the simplest way to do that. To reset your PC with Windows 10, just follow the steps below.
Video Tutorial to Reset Windows 10 Computer or Laptop
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Reset Windows 10 Computer or Laptop
Turn on your laptop, click on windows star button and go to Settings by clicking the gear icon on the Start menu.
Now select Update & security.
From Update & security, click on Recovery in the left pane.
On recovery, you will see Reset this PC option with Get started. Now click on Get started under Reset this PC.
Now a popup will open with two options, those are Keep my files and Remove everything. Click on either Keep my files or Remove everything depending on need. But both options will delete all of your settings and will return back to windows 10 default state. Your all software will be uninstalled.
You will ask, Do you want to remove all files from all drives? If you want to delete all files from your PC, select All drives. Or select Only the drive where Windows is installed, if you don’t want to delete your all other files.
Another popup will open with question, Do you want to clean the drives, too? and two options, Just remove my files and Remove files and clean the drive. Click on second one that is Remove files and clean the drive.
Now click on Reset button to reset your windows 10 computer or laptop.
Windows will take several times to reset itself. Thanks for reading. Hope it will help you to reset your windows 10 computer or laptop. You you face any problem, let me know by using our comment box or our contact page.
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