Restoring factory settings in the Toshiba® Tecra M11
What is the procedure for restoring factory settings in Toshiba Tecra M11?
The Toshiba Tecra M11 with a 14-inch display is ideal for business people. It runs on an Intel Core i3-330m processor. It consists of a 320 GB 7200 rpm hard drive. The Toshiba Tecra M11 is light weight and has got a good battery. It has a 2 GB DDR3 RAM inside and the DVD drive used is a super-multi drive DVD. Restoring the factory settings are done when your system is facing problems, these problems might be due to many reasons. So after restoring to the factory settings there will be no traces of any issues in your Toshiba Tecra M11. Restoring the Toshiba Tecra M11 to factory settings removes all the applications and data that you might have stored in the system recently. Restoring the system to its factory settings brings your laptop back to the original state that it had at the time of purchase.
The following points are some of the things to be kept in mind while restoring factory settings in the Toshiba Tecra M11:
- Operating System reinstallation
- Data backup
- Copy preferred programs setup
Operating System reinstallation
If the default Operating System that was installed in the Toshiba Tecra M11 was altered by you, reinstallation of the Operating System can be done in order to get your old Operating System back. The Toshiba Tecra M11 laptop is installed with a convenient Windows Operating System. The installation CD of the Operating System might not be in your possession, so you need to buy a genuine copy of the Operating System disc for reinstallation.
User installed data wouldn’t be there after restoring your Toshiba Tecra M11 to its factory settings. So in order to use that data that you have stored in the system, it is always better to back up the data before you restore the system to factory settings. Backed up data can be installed or copied to your Toshiba Tecra M11 after reinstallation of the Operating System is completed. So backing up of vital data will be always useful to you.
While your Toshiba Tecra M11 is restored to factory settings, you might require copying setup files of some vital programs and applications. Restoring the factory settings means it is a full scale restoration process. Thus, the programs which are used daily will be lost. Therefore, it is always better to copy the vital files and reinstall them after the restoration process is over in your Toshiba Tecra M11.