Recovery Disc in Toshiba® Satellite P500
Toshiba Satellite P500 laptops has 18.4-inch wide screen with multi-Core processors from Intel . It supports up to 500 GB hard drive which allows you to store large amount of files such as music, videos, albums etc. The in-built webcam and microphone helps in video chatting over the network. The Bluetooth and wireless LAN supports high speed data transfer. Recovery disc usually comes with the system on purchase. It helps you to restore the Operating System and software back to the factory condition of the system. It is done by saving an image of the partition where the Operating System and programs are located. The saving of images is faster and the flexibility of overwriting the images. Recovery disc is helpful in situations such as system crash, virus infection, hard drive crash etc. System crashes occur as a result of modification of important system files or registry entries.
- Using separate media
- Free of malwares
- Check for the CD/DVD burner software
Using separate media
It is often recommended that the recovery discs of Toshiba Satellite P500 should be created on separate and reliable media such as CD/DVD. Recovery discs are best created on optical discs so that they can be removed and stored safely. The USBs and flash drives are susceptible to virus attacks and should not be used for creating the recovery disc.
Free of malwares
Before creating the recovery disc, ensure that the system does not consist of any virus programs and malwares. Install a powerful Antivirus tool in your Toshiba Satellite P500 so as to detect the virus and other unwanted files in the system. If you do not remove the malwares, the recovery disc may copy those files and will affect the system badly when restored. It is better to use updated antivirus software which consists of latest definitions of possible threats.
To create a recovery disc, you require CD/DVD burner software in your Toshiba Satellite P500 laptop. Ensure that you have installed the CD/DVD burner software in your system. While creating recovery disk, insert a blank CD/DVD to copy all the system and personal files of your system. For this you require the CD/DVD burner software in the system which helps you to create the recovery disc easily. You can download the burner software from the official website.