Restore Windows® XP in Lenovo® Essential Laptops
Procedure for restoring Windows XP in Lenovo Essential laptops
Lenovo Essential laptops are considered to be business laptops for basic computing. They come available in the G, E and B Series. It features an Intel Core 2 Duo processor and a Windows Vista Home Premium Edition. A graphics media accelerator X500 is the integrated graphics card in this system. And only five models of Lenovo have being integrated with this graphics card. The hard drives used for storage have 500 GB of space. The light emitting diodes (LEDs) light up the LCD displays. Lenovo Essential laptops work well with the Windows XP operating system. By using a disk you can easily restore Windows XP in Lenovo Essential laptops, even though it takes a long time for the restoration process.
There are certain things to be kept in mind while restoring Windows XP in Lenovo Essential laptops. And they are as shown below:
- Data back up
- Selection of a restore point
- Scanning for viruses
- Disconnection of external peripherals
Data back up
Before you restore Windows XP in Lenovo Essential laptops, you might have to back up all the essential and personal files because the restoration process might lead to the deletion of important data on your Lenovo Essential laptop. The use of a driver CD in Lenovo Essential laptops is another choice for the restoration process. With the help of this driver CD, you will be able to restore your lost files after the restoration of Windows XP.
Selection of a restore point
Great care must be taken for selecting a restoration point in your Lenovo Essential laptop while restoring Windows XP. In order to select the correct point without any issues, it is always recommended to have a list of all the restore points. You can select the restoration points either manually or automatically in your system. But it is always advisable to select the restore points manually to avoid further issues.
You must remove all the malware present in your system before performing the restoration of Windows XP in Lenovo Essential laptops. Otherwise important program files will be infected by the virus as well, and thereby affect the restoration process in your Lenovo Essential laptop.
Before starting the restoration process in your laptop, check whether all the external peripheral devices are disconnected. USB drives, printers and scanners are the devices which are meant to be the external peripherals or devices. And the interruption of these devices would cause errors during the restoration process.