Upgrade Windows® XP in Sony® VAIO CW Series
Tips to Upgrade Windows XP in Sony VAIO CW Series
Sony VAIO CW Series system supports Windows XP and is already equipped with new generation Operating system. Windows XP is still accepted by the users because of its user friendly interface. Sony VAIO CW Series system allows its users to upgrade to Windows 7 or Windows Vista. Users should also accept the terms and conditions regarding up gradation of the Operating system. It is always better to restart the system after performing the process in order to take the upgradation effect. Product key, installation disc and the exact model of the system have to be noted at the time of performing the upgradation process of Windows XP in Sony VAIO CW Series. Options of 32-bit version and the 64-bit versions are available to the users.
The following are some of the points that users should look when upgrading Windows XP in Sony VAIO CW Series:
- Provide data back up
- Hard disk defragmentation
- Switch off antivirus
Provide data back up
It is necessary to provide proper data back up at the time of up-gradation process.Users can recover the important files if any system crashes occurs. This is mainly done to prevent losing the existing files in your Sony VAIO CW Series system. Therefore it is recommended to perform data back up before doing any kind of major operations in your system.
Hard disk defragmentation
Usually at the time of up-gradation of Windows XP, there are many files that have to be written into the hard drive. It might take more time to complete the upgradation process if the files are already fragmented in the hard drive. So it is recommended to perform the defragmentation process of the hard drive before the up gradation process. This will enable the users to arrange the data in the hard drive accordingly.
Disabling the antivirus software is an important task that has to be performed during the upgradation process. In order to keep the system highly secured these software might not allow all the files to enter the system. So while upgrading many new files are added to your Sony VAIO CW Series system. These files might get blocked by the antivirus software which can result in various issues during upgradation process. Therefore in order to ensure smooth functioning of up gradation antivirus software has to be disabled.