How To Prep a Computer For Resell

Here are some tips on how to prep a computer for resell:

Backup all your files.

This will ensure that you do not lose any important data. You can back up your files to an external hard drive, cloud storage, or another computer.

Deauthorize any software.

You can deauthorize paid software by contacting the software company or by following the instructions that came with the software. This will allow you to transfer your paid subscription to another computer.

Securely Format Your Hard Drive.

This will erase all of your data from the hard drive. You can securely format your hard drive by using a program like DBAN or CCleaner.

Reinstall the Operating System.

This will give the new owner a fresh start. You can reinstall the operating system by using a USB drive the media creation tool to build the usb stick is available on the microsoft website.

This is the proper way to resell a computer/device if you’re not comfortable doing it I offer this service for a flat rate fee.

call/text 217-960-4335 to get your computer prepped for resell.


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