Formatting Toshiba® Tecra M11
Consequences of formatting Toshiba Tecra M11 laptop
There can be various reasons for you to format your laptop. It might be for reinstalling a new operating system like Windows 7 or for deleting old, unwanted files. Laptop formatting also helps you to clean the computer of viruses from your system. You may also need to format your laptop when you sell your system to someone else. Formatting can be need when some drivers do not function in the older version of your operating system. At time some files in the system gets corrupted and some programs do not function properly this may require formatting the laptop to correct these issues. Random shutdown and frequent power failure can also lead to formatting the laptop. Formatting hard drive leads to full data loss so you need to be careful and always backup needed information to another removable device.
The consequences of formatting a Toshiba Tecra M11 laptop can be
- Deletes all files on PC
- Reinstall all driver software
- Loss of product keys
Deletes all files from PC
Laptop formatting leads to loss of all files that are saved in your system before formatting. All the software that are previously installed will be removed from your system. You will have to reinstall all the needed software for the proper functioning of the system. Ensure that you have installation tools for all your software requirements with you.
Reinstall all driver software
You have to reinstall all the driver software for proper functioning of the drivers in your laptop. Some of the hard drives will not function properly if you do not install the latest version of the driver software after formatting your system. This requires careful execution as driver errors can even lead to system crash.
There might be a chance of losing product license keys such as antivirus, operating system license key etc after you format your system. So should back up all the needed files before formatting your laptop. All the previous settings in the system also changes after the formatting. You have to tune your system after formatting.