Restore Windows® 7 in Toshiba® Portégé M780
What are the guidelines for restoring Windows 7 in Toshiba Portégé M780?
Since the system is preinstalled with Windows 7 Operating System you are able to restore your system to any point in the past. To start the restore procedure you just go to ‘Start>Programs>Accessories>System tools>System Restore’. Windows 7 features allow you to select the best point in the past if you are having any problem at present. You should locate the System Restore tool to the selected point and that will initiate the restore procedure. Usually need for System Restore arises when you are trying to install any new application software and that might cause any conflict in your Operating System. Attacks from security threats would also make the OS unstable. Some of the things you should keep in mind while doing restoration of Windows 7 in Toshiba Portégé M780 are described below:
- Backup the needed data
- Use System Repair disk
- Keep the system up-to-date
Backup the needed data
Windows 7 itself contains a backup option in it. In order to avoid data loss you should save the needed files from Windows backup and restore option into a DVD or external hard drive before starting the restoration process since it might happen that after restoring, your currently installed applications would lose. So if you have backup DVD, you could reinstall the software after completing system restore successfully.
Use System Repair disk
System repair disc is a bootable CD that provide only minimum Windows boot environment. At the time of system restore you could use this disc which does not allow unnecessary applications to be run at the time of restore and avoid any possible software conflicts. Also you could use this disk to take system image that you are creating and will allow to restore computer using that image.
After performing restore you should make sure that there are no pending updates to be installed your laptop. There is a chance to lose the presently installed updates while doing restoration. You need to reinstall and update the drivers which have lost from your system after restoring. Restart the system after restoring and check for the updates and install them by connecting your computer into the Internet.