Solved I did a complete recovery on computer, why are there still o

June 25, 2014 at 09:48:02
Specs: Windows 8
I got a virus so I did a complete recovery. I am working on upgrading to windows 8.1. I noticed that there are some old system settings on computer, like picture from last setup when I long on it has the old picture. Why didn't these thing go away?

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#1
June 25, 2014 at 12:07:41
Let us know the make and model number of your computer please.

How did you go about doing the recovery?

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#2
June 25, 2014 at 14:29:20
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Yeah, there is more than one type of 'recovery'. In most cases you have the factory restore that reverts it back to when it was new, you have the factory restore that keeps your personal files and then you have the system restore from within windows.

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July 13, 2014 at 15:45:22
confused and missing...LOL...if you answer the questions in response 1&2 you might have an answer....

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#4
July 13, 2014 at 16:00:35
Sure, but if this poster hasn't been back since 25 June I doubt he/she will come back now.

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