Factory Settings in Toshiba® Qosmio X500
There are many problems that can come up in a computer like recurring restarts, system errors, blue screen errors etc. A majority of all system problems are as a result of improper use. Installation of applications with errors, user making changes to important settings, accidental deletion of important system files required for smooth system operation, are some of the reasons as to why the problems occur. Such issues can come up on your Toshiba Qosmio X500. Malware infections can also cause all of the above said issues. Virus infections can modify the system settings of your Toshiba Qosmio X500, which would be hard to rectify.
Restoration of factory settings on your Toshiba Qosmio X500 is a quick way to get the system back to proper working condition. The facility of restoring the factory settings is provided on most operating systems and Toshiba Qosmio X500 users can simply use this feature.
- Reinstallation of OS might be required
- Programs would need to be reinstalled
- Creation of data backup
Reinstallation of OS might be required
If Toshiba Qosmio X500 users had changed the default OS that came with the purchase of the product, then restoration of factory settings would require the operation system to be reinstalled. Toshiba Qosmio X500 is provided with genuine Windows operating System for maximum performance. The installation CD of the operating system might not be provided with the purchase of Toshiba X500 which means that reinstallation would require additional purchase.
Programs would need to be reinstalled
When restoring Toshiba X500 to factory settings, users are advised to create backup copies of setup files of all important programs that were installed by the user. The restoration of Toshiba X500 to factory settings will generally remove or make the programs within the system unusable. With the help of backups of setup files, users can install such applications and make system just as it were before restoration.
Chances of data loss occurring while restoring Toshiba X500 to factory settings do exist. All files and folders including important work related documents should be backed up. It is advisable for Toshiba X500 users to also backup all user settings and preferences along with other data so that even if some problems come up during the restoration process, data will be safe.