Factory settings in Lenovo® ThinkPad T510
Guideline for restoring factory settings in Lenovo ThinkPad T510
Lenovo has launched the new laptop ThinkPad T510 under its classic T series. It is mainly targeted at business users. This model features a sleek design, symmetrical display and wider hinges. It is equipped with Intel Core i5-520M processor at 2.4GHz, i5-540M at 2.53GHz, and the i7-620M at 2.66GHz, all with dual cores. The laptop comes with integrated graphics or the NVIDIA NVS3100M dedicated GPU. There is up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM, up to 500GB of hard drive space or a 128GB solid state drive, and a DVD burner. You need to reset your system to default settings due to several reasons. You might encounter numerous problems like malware attack, installation errors, harmful changes to the settings, or accidental deletion of system files. To resolve these issues, you need to restore the system back to the state when you first bought it. Restoring the system to its factory settings fixes all sorts of errors and keeps your system healthier, as it was when it was first bought. Restoring the system ensures that no trace of files that were causing errors and issues remain on the system.
You should keep certain things in mind while restoring the factory settings in Lenovo ThinkPad T510 laptop, which are as follows:
- Back up data
- Backup software programs and drivers
- Use Think Vantage Rescue and Recovery tool
Back up data
When you reset your system to factory settings you will lose all the data saved in the computer. So you need to take backup copies of the documents and files that you require before you perform system restore. This would save you from the trouble of losing all your valuable data that you would find useful in the future. You could use a secondary storage device to back up your data.
Backup software programs and drivers
You should also keep backup copies of programs that are installed in the system. You should backup the device drivers also. Without these drivers, the system cannot function properly. After restoring the factory settings, you will lose all the drivers that will create more trouble for you. So always keep backup copies of important drivers and programs.
Think Vantage rescue and recovery tool is a software application preloaded in Lenovo ThinkPad T510 laptop from Lenovo. When you restore your system to factory settings, with the help of rescue and recovery software you can regain damaged files that are lost due to virus attack. This program helps you to rescue and restore your files and folders.