Factory Settings in the Lenovo® IdeaPad U460
Restoring factory settings in Lenovo IdeaPad U460
The Lenovo IdeaPad U460 laptop is configured with an Intel Core i3 350M processor. This laptop is very trendy and light in weight. The Lenovo IdeaPad U460 system hard disk has a capability of 250 GB. This uses a NVIDIA GeForce 305M graphics card. The Lenovo IdeaPad U460 has an exhilarating feature well-known as the “one key rescue system”. You can find this key on the left side of your Lenovo IdeaPad U460. With the help of this key you can restore the system in a very short period of time. Due to some problems in the functioning of your system, you need to restore your Lenovo IdeaPad U460 to its factory settings. After your system has been restored to factory settings there will be no more issues in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460 and it starts performing the way it did when you bought it. Performing the restore process in safe mode gives you more efficiency.
Certain things to be kept in mind while restoring the Lenovo IdeaPad U460 to factory settings are given below:
- Reinstallation of the operating system
- Back up of data
- Backup your favorite programs
Reinstallation of the operating system
If the operating system that had been installed as the default one in the Lenovo IdeaPad U460 was changed by you, reinstallation of the operating system must be done to get your old operating system back. The Lenovo IdeaPad U460 laptop is installed with the most recent Windows operating system. The setup disc of the operating system might not have been given to you by Lenovo, so you need to buy a real copy of the operating system disc for the reinstallation process.
Back up of data
Customer installed records wouldn’t be there following restoration process in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460 to its factory settings. So it is always better to back up vital data before restoring the factory settings. By backing up the important data, you can install or copy the data that you have backed up after the restoration process.
As your Lenovo IdeaPad is restored to factory settings, you would like copying the setup files of some crucial programs and applications. Restoring to factory settings is a complete restoration process. Thus, the applications or software which was used every day will also be lost. So it is always better to copy the crucial files and reinstall them after the restoration process in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460.