Repairing Windows® XP in Toshiba Satellite L450
The Toshiba Satellite L450 was released as a laptop to those that need to use one for their everyday works. The system comes with a good configuration with a variety of processors to choose from. The 6-cell lithium battery can power the system to a time period of about 3 hours, and the laptop supports 64-bit computing and hence runs the 64-bit Windows XP operating system that comes installed on the laptop during purchase. The system has a hard disk capacity of 320 Gigabytes and can support an expansion up to 500 Gigabytes. The system comes with features such as DVD burner, three USB 2.0 ports, Wi-Fi support, and network adapters.
- Windows XP error
- Presence of malware
- Repairing the Windows XP operating system
- Repair through the system restoration disc
Windows XP error
The faults that cause errors in Windows XP system are in large numbers and hence the system must be taken care of with faults removed. The Windows XP errors can be many such as Stop errors. The stop errors can be caused by many factors, such as drivers, programs that run on the system. Stop errors cause functioning abnormality to the normal working of the system and halts the system. The fault code can be noted and searched online to see the reason why the fault is caused. This can be thus resolved through this manner.
Presence of malware
The presence of malware in the system can cause a degradation of the performance of the system or abnormal functioning of the programs in the system. Do not download any unknown files or software that is not authenticated into the system. The malware can be very dangerous and might cause further damage from the normal functioning. The use of good antivirus software can help remove the presence of the malware from the system and regain the system back to its original state and error free.
The repairing of the Windows XP operating system depends on the damage that is done on the system by the malware, spyware or other errors that have been generated. Try to isolate the error and search online to see if the error can be found. If the error is found to be a hardware one try reinstalling the device drivers that is associated with the hardware. If there is any registry error that has been caused try to restore the system back to a previous point that has been saved.
Restoring the system back to a previous known point helps remove many errors that occur with the system. Else use the system recovery disc that is provided with the Toshiba Satellite L450 to recover the operating system and restore it back to its factory settings can be used. Care must be taken and the data must be stored before this is done because data will be lost during the system restoration.