Factory Settings in Toshiba® Satellite P500
Toshiba Satellite P500 comes with a number of features such as Intel Core 2 Duo Processor P7450 of 2.13 GHz, L2 cache of 3MB, 1066MHz FSB, Mobile Intel GM45 Express Chipset, up to 8GB DDR2 RAM of 800MHz, 320GB hard disk drive capacity with 7200 rpm. It also has DVD Super Multi Optical drive, 104 key US keyboard, attractive TouchPad, NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M graphics with 1024MB, Intel High Definition Audio chip, V2.1+EDR, 802.11b/g/n, 4x USB 2.0 ports, ExpressCard Slot, E-SATA Port etc. Toshiba Satellite P500 with Windows 7 Home Premium Operating System. In order to get your factory settings installed the user should follow the give steps accordingly.
- Recovery CD
- Backup data
- Software updates
You can use the Windows recovery CD to restore your Toshiba Satellite P500 system to its factory defaults. You need to insert the disk and then reboot the system from the recovery disk. After that you need to enter your system in Safe Mode and follow the recovery steps. If you do not have a recovery CD, you could download the recovery tool from the relevant websites.
You need to take a backup of all your important documents before you restore your system to factory settings. This is to avoid the chance of data loss as all the updated settings and other documents can also be lost on performing factory restore. You could also save your data backup online or you can use the backup software to store your backup on a separate storage media.
After you have restored your Toshiba Satellite P500 to factory settings you need to update all your software and drivers so that your devices can perform well with the latest additional features. You can download the Windows Updates from the link given in Control Panel or else you could do the Automatic Updates. In order to update the drivers you need to go to the corresponding manufacturer sites and you can download the suitable updates from there.