Install Windows® XP® on Toshiba® Tecra A11
Toshiba Tecra A11 computers are powerful machines built to quench the needs of mobile professionals demanding uncompromising power with extreme portability. The system is incorporated with top of the line hardware components to avail the latest technology for the benefits of its users. The Windows XP from Microsoft permits users to install and utilize the latest technologies for enhanced productiveness. Windows XP operating system package can be obtained from authorized retailers and comprises of an installation disk that contains a genuine copy of the original Windows XP from Microsoft. The compatibility of Windows XP with Toshiba Tecra A11 and the availability of system device drivers must be checked for starting the installation procedure.
- Check backup power
- System file backup
- Device driver verification
Check backup power
The users of Toshiba Tecra A11 need to check the left over charge in the battery and if found low, it must be allowed to fully charge up before starting the installation of Windows XP on your system. This procedure is recommended to be carried out to make sure that the process of installing the new operating system is not disrupted by the sudden system shutdown for the reason of inadequate charge in the battery or a main power failure.
System file backup
The installation of Windows XP or any new operating system on a computer might require a format of the system hard disk to permanently remove the previously installed operating system from the computer. This process of formatting the hard disk will not only remove the operating system but also the user files and applications installed on it. So to prevent the losing of important data and crucial work associated applications during the installation, it is recommended that the users of Toshiba Tecra A11create a backup of all the data on some external or removable storage device where it will be safe and secure.
The system device drivers of Toshiba Tecra A11 that are to be installed after the installation of the new operating system must be individually verified for their suitability with the device hardware and software. In most cases, the compatible drivers for your Toshiba Tecra A11 will be supplied by the manufacturer during the purchase and if not they can be downloaded from the official support webpage of the manufacturer.