Recovery Partition in Toshiba® Satellite T100
Recovery Partition in Toshiba Satellite T100
Toshiba laptops are designed to satisfy the computing and entertainment needs to the fullest with its performance. Toshiba launched its super slim Toshiba Satellite T100 which provides right blend of features with the right form factor to meet a broad set of computing needs. From a single charge, the Toshiba Satellite T100 can give you up to nine hours of battery life. Toshiba Satellite T100 have all the value added features of Toshiba like USB sleep and charge for charging your device on the go, a webcam with face recognition for keyless access and Hard Drive Impact Sensor to keep your documents and memories safe, along with others. Windows 7 Operating System is used which delivers the features that consumers want, such as touch and fast sleep-and-resume. Recovery partitions are used in Toshiba Satellite T100 to recover data in case of any corruption in any partition. In recent years we are utilizing hard drive partitions to store the recovery data. Since the data is directly on the hard drive and no disc swapping is needed, partition based recovery systems are usually faster than their disk based counterpart. It is also cheaper. The main disadvantage of recovery partition is if the hard drive fails, reformatted, or is replaced, the recovery partition will be lost.
The following points will give you more details about how recovery partition works and methods to recover a corrupted partition in Toshiba Satellite T100 :
- How recovery partition works?
- Partition recovery using system restore
- Partition recovery software
How recovery partition works?
After a nasty spyware attack or when Windows have accumulated too much sludge, you need to reformat your hard drive and reinstall Microsoft Windows and reset all your settings, which is a more time consuming thing. Recovery CD’s are available with many PC’s that will restore your system to factory new condition, but you can perform the job faster by adding all your favorite programs and system settings to the restoration-by creating a recovery partition. A partition is a portion of your hard drive that have its own drive letter. First you need to create a partition that is large enough to store all your stuff, then backup your primary drive to the partition.
Partition recovery using system restore
Every Operating System has a system restore tool that helps you to return your system to previous working state. When you make major changes on the system, the utility takes snapshots and create restore points of important system files and program files. These restore points can be used to return the OS to previous working state. This is a good option for partition recovery.
Windows partition recovery softwares are capable of scanning whole hard drive and retrieving all of the lost partitions and data. They have simple and self descriptive user interface, making it easier to use. They are completely safe to use as they are read-only and non-destructive. The most advanced and best ever made software for complete and quick recovery is Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery software.