Cannot Create A System Restore Disc(s) (Cannot Do A System Recovery)

Mar 21, 2011

I want to have a Factory Reset of my computer. In order to launch a System Recovery, I need to create Restore Discs. When I launch the Recovery Disc Creation, it says:"This computer does not have a burning drive, which is required to make DVDs. Please contact HP Support for asistance."My computer did not come with a build in CD Drive. Even plugging in a USB CD Drive will not make creating the discs possible. So. I ask you. How can I reset my computer to Factory Condition?

Computer Specs:

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-Bit)
Model: HP Pavillion dm3 Notebook PC

edit: This notebook came with a Recovery Partition built in.


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