Inside the Dell PC Restore Partition

An Exploration by Dan Goodell
Introduction   DSR Booting DOS-Type DSR Details DSR Check Image Restore
Screen Shots from a DOS-Type Restore

The DSR partition will begin to boot when Ctrl+F11 is pressed at the black screen with the Dell blue line.

The DSR welcome screen gives you a chance to confirm whether you really want to proceed.

The image is being restored, overwriting the disk's second partition.

The restore process has completed successfully.
author: Dan Goodell