Restoring factory settings in Sony® VAIO JS Series
Tips to be kept in mind while restoring factory settings in Sony VAIO JS Series.
The Sony VAIO JS series are power packed computers, which can be represented as powerful style statement from Sony. The Sony VAIO JS series is an excellent example of the stylish yet performance oriented machines from the Sony. The Sony VAIO JS series key features includes a high speed data processing unit, extreme graphics support, high capacity hard disk, high speed Ethernet ports and wireless Internet options for seamless connectivity. The Sony VAIO JS series offers a number of options like recovery partition that will help the users to restore the system to its default configuration if any problems are encountered while using the computer. Recovery partition is a separate partition on the hard disk of the Sony VAIO JS series, which has a copy of all the essential files and configurations of the installed operating system. The users of Sony VAIO JS series can access this feature by entering the Sony recovery menu while starting their system.
The following points will help the users of Sony VAIO JS series to restore their system to its factory settings:
- Data Backup on external media
- Backup of Drivers
- Power Backup
Data backup on external media
The restore factory settings option in the Sony VAIO JS series will permanently delete all the data that has been saved in the system by the user. This means that excluding the system files, all files will be wiped out from the internal hard disk. So the users should create a backup of all the data, such as media files, installer files of applications and all other work related information that is stored by the user to any external/removable storage devices like CD/DVD or external hard disk drive.
Backup of Drivers
The reset will delete all the data including the system drivers and drivers of external hardware components. Therefore, the users of the Sony VAIO JS series must ensure that they have disks or a backup of all the correct and compatible drivers for all essential system components and other external components like printer or scanner. The user might need to install all the drivers after a system reset to ensure proper recognition and working of the hardware components attached to the system.
The users of Sony VAIO JS series must check that their system is connected to a power source that is capable of providing reasonable backup time for the computer to work in case of a sudden power failure. It is very important that the user should do this because any interruption while performing a settings restore will result in a corrupt operating system and might damage the system permanently.