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Discus and support Stolen laptop question - fresh install? in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; Hey gang, My laptop was stolen and I am trying to track it. If the thief does a clean windows install, am I out of luck? Thanks..... submitted by... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/WutangCND, Apr 12, 2021.

  1. Stolen laptop question - fresh install?


    Hey gang,

    My laptop was stolen and I am trying to track it. If the thief does a clean windows install, am I out of luck?

    Thanks.....

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    /u/WutangCND, Apr 12, 2021
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  2. stolen hp laptop

    We can't help you with your stolen laptop.

    I suggest that you report it to the Police.

    And we don't work for Microsoft.

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    Bill Smithers, Apr 12, 2021
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  3. Ar Rom Win User
    Stolen Laptop

    Hi Tara,

    Since this is regarding a stolen laptop, we suggest contacting the manufacturer of your device for better assistance.

    Feel free to post back if you have other Windows concern.
     
    Ar Rom, Apr 12, 2021
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  4. Stolen laptop question - fresh install?

    How can I track the location of a stolen laptop, windows 10 installed on it?

    Hello,

    My Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series, N7537 laptop has been stolen (robed actually). I was searching a way to find it out. But, I am shocked that nothing could help me. Every solution was telling about a per-installed app. But, the thief will be formatting my
    hard-disk for sure, if he wants to use it. Is there any way to find the location of the Windows 10 Laptops? At least history. I can see, my laptop is listed in my device list of my Microsoft account.

    Any sort of help to find the location of my laptop (at-least history of the location) is appreciated. Please don't suggest any Pre-installed software. You already know, I have no option to install it on my laptop.

    Appreciate your help.
     
    A. N. M. Nasimunnabi, Apr 12, 2021
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