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Re: Accidentally Deleted Win10 Partition - How to reinstall?

Most of the installs using the Dell media will wipe the drive and set it back to factory specs.

No System image backups?

You can clean install Win 10 if you have the install media.  If you had a recovery drive made using Win 10, it would also reinstall to factory.

If you have no Win 10 OS partition, you don't have a lot to lose by trying different procedures.

The missing drivers situation might be if you have an NVMe drive and you are trying to install using the SATA PCIe controller.  If that were the case, you would need to load the SATA F6 floppy drivers during the install.  Some folks also report they need to load drivers if they are trying to use an FD card to boot the system for the install.

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