Guidelines for updates in Lenovo® Ideapad S12 Netbook
What are the guidelines for updates in Lenovo Ideapad S12 Netbook?
Lenovo Ideapad S12 is a 12-inch Netbook available, with 1,280-by-800 resolution, a full-size keyboard, express card slot, 3 USB ports, VGA, an integrated Webcam and a 4-in-1 memory card reader. Several updates can be done in Lenovo Ideapad S12. Bios update in Lenovo Ideapad S12 is useful to make the fans to run on low speed constantly. The Bios update also helps to allow turning the AC adapter beep off. ThinkVantage System Update enables you to get the latest updates from the Lenovo support sites, which helps you to reduce the time, expense and effort required to maintain and support the latest drivers, BIOS and other applications for Lenovo Systems.
The following points help the users while updating their Lenovo Ideapad S12 Netbook:
- Create restore point
- Download new updates
- Update antivirus software
Create restore point
Always create a system restore point before updating the device driver. This will help you to restore the system to a previous working condition, if any problem occurs while updating any driver. The problem mainly occurs because of the installation of a wrong driver. If you do not create a restore point, and a problem occurs after updating, your complete Netbook settings will be lost.
Download new updates
Whenever updates are available, it is recommended that you update your Lenovo Ideapad S12. Upon availability of updates, an icon appears in the notification area. You can download the updates by clicking on that icon. You will receive a pop up reminder saying that "new updates are ready to install." Click on the install button in the install Window. You need to restart the computer after installing the updates.
Update antivirus software repeatedly to protect your computer from virus attack. You need to keep your system virus free by installing a genuine antivirus. Download the latest antivirus software on the PC with Internet access. Whenever a new update is available for the installed antivirus, a notification occurs on the screen. You can update the software by clicking on that icon.