System Recovery in the Toshiba® Satellite T100
Performing system recovery in the Toshiba Satellite T100
System Recovery is a tool with which you can restore a system to its previous condition. System Recovery eliminates the need for reinstallation of the Operating System. Your Toshiba Satellite T100 also comes with the System Recovery option. This becomes necessary to undo harmful changes that occur to the Toshiba Satellite T100 due to either accidental modifications or deletion of key system files by the user, malware infection which changed important system files or making the Operating System function differently. The Toshiba Satellite T100 being a new generation system comes with the latest Operating System in the form of Windows 7 Home Premium Edition.
Some of the System Recovery options that is available on the Toshiba Satellite T100:
- Windows Memory Diagnostic
- System image recovery
- Command prompt
- System Restore
Windows Memory Diagnostic
Windows Memory Diagnostic is a system recovery tool in the Toshiba Satellite T100. It is an Operating System independent memory testing program which helps to determine whether the problems caused are due to hardware failures such as RAM or other memory devices on your motherboard. The Windows Memory Diagnostic is easy to use and scans the computer’s memory for errors.
System image recovery
System image recovery tool comes along with the Toshiba Satellite T100. This tool helps to recover the system from serious errors with the use of a recovery disk which was created. For this you need to create a system image. The system image is a personalized backup of programs, applications and user data such as pictures, documents or music.
Command Prompt is a system recovery tool that helps you to interact with the Operating System. It helps you recover the programs and documents of your system through commands. In order to access command prompt go to ‘Start’ menu and click on ‘Run’ and then type ‘CMD’ in the space provided. You are advised to use command prompts for recovery only if you are well aware of the proper commands.
System Restore is a tool that allows the users to restore the system files and other important entries such as registry files to a specific restore point. This restore point was created at the time when the system was functioning without any problems. The restore points on the Toshiba Satellite T100 are created automatically. Manual restore point creation is recommended if the user has the knowledge about the working state of the machine at a specific time.