Factory settings in Lenovo® IdeaPad U150
Restoring factory settings in the Lenovo IdeaPad U150
Like all laptops, the Lenovo IdeaPad U150 is also susceptible to various issues. The reason for such issues emerges usually as a result of installation of new applications. The major problems faced are accidental deletion of system files, harmful modifications to important settings etc. Your Lenovo IdeaPad U150 might suffer from all these issues. This can be resolved by restoring the factory settings of your system.
Following are the tips to restore the factory settings of your Lenovo IdeaPad U150:
- Factory settings
- Ensure favorite programs are copied
- Reinstallation of the operating system
The factory settings on the Lenovo IdeaPad U150 can be achieved with the help of System Restore. Lenovo laptops come with a special feature by which you can reboot the laptop and hold the F11 key. When this is done the laptop will display a set of options by which you can choose System Restore. This will cause the laptop to reverse back to its original settings. Here a fresh clean installation of the operating system as well as the drivers that run the operating system will take place.
To prevent the loss of data from your Lenovo IdeaPad U150, you have to create a backup copy of all the files and folders that are used often. Thus, before going for a restoration process, users are advised to ensure that the necessary data are backed up to prevent future difficulties. All your favorite programs from your Lenovo IdeaPad U150 will be lost after performing the restoration process. Thus, the system will possess only those programs which were already present during the time of purchase. Copies of all the setup files of essential applications should be backed up so these can be installed after the restoration process.
In some cases, the user might have to go for a complete reinstallation of the operating system. The Lenovo IdeaPad U150 is available with the latest operating system from Microsoft. But the problem is that, you might not be provided with the CD for the installation process. Thus if you lose the default settings, you are advised to go for an operating system reinstallation. Install the needed operating system on the system once the factory settings are restored.