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Create your Dell Windows XP Backup CD

The Dell OS Recovery Utility allows the creation of ONE operating system CD.  This means that you can make one Windows® CD for backup purposes.
  • Click the Start button on your Windows desktop.
  • Click All Programs, Dell Accessories, and then Dell OS Recovery CD.
    If you have a portable computer, plug in the AC adapter.
  • Click the OK button.
    The Dell Software License Agreement window appears.
  • Read the license agreement and then click to select Yes, I accept if you agree to the terms.
  • Click the Next button.
    A Welcome message appears prompting you to place a blank CD-R disc into your writeable drive.
  • Place a blank CD-R disc into your writeable drive if you have not already done so and click the Next button.
    The program will create your backup OS Recovery CD.

NOTE: The program can take up to 30 minutes to create your backup disc

  • When the backup disc is complete a Congratulations! message appears.
  • Remove the CD-R disc from the writeable drive and label it Windows Operating System Backup CD.
  • Click the Finish button.