Toshiba® Satellite U500 Install OS
Toshiba Satellite® U500 comes with Windows Vista operating system with 32-bit to provide a better performance to the system. However, a user, in case he or she is not satisfied or is used to some other operating systems, can easily install any other Windows operating systems. While upgrading the operating system there are few things that should be kept in mind so that your laptop gives a better and effective performance and speed.
- Different issues while installing operating system on Toshiba Satellite U500
- Tips to solve these problems
- Benefits of installing a new operating system
Different issues while installing operating system on Toshiba Satellite U500
When you try to upgrade or down grade your operating system to a different operating system there can be some difficulties like, hard drive may not be detected while installing. Even sometimes, you may get the message saying that system is unable to install the requested operating system. While trying to install another operating system, the system shuts down to prevent damage to the computer and does not allow installing new operating system on the laptop. Even after installing a new operating system on the laptop, you will get various other errors like, cannot connect to the Internet Explorer, cannot detect sound card, and no graphics card detected. Also sometimes, installing other operating system may display that fan is not working and hence heating the system.
Tips to solve these problems
While installing a different operating system on the same laptop you must find a compatible hard disk drive to solve the hard disk not found error. Toshiba laptop uses SATA hard disk controller and some operating systems do not have drivers for SATA hard disk controller. You can change the setting from the BIOS to install a different operating system on your Toshiba laptop. You simply have to select a compatible driver to install a new operating system. While installing operating system on the laptop, select the safe mode so that you don’t have any error while installing. You can also surf for Toshiba’s web support to find proper drivers to install a new operating system.
By installing a new operating system, you get the advantage of various new features that have been introduced by the higher version of operating system. With the new operating system, you get the benefits of better application execution, better and higher Internet Explorer performance, better compatibility with the different software, and even better compatibility and usability of the latest hardware technology. By installing a new operating system, you can notice the system’s performance and speed increases. You get the security messages that are consolidated into one simple icon making it easy to change the security settings. By using a higher version of operating system, your boot speed also increases. Upgrading to a higher and newer version of operating system can increase your system’s performance.