Sony® VAIO W Series Format
Need to format your Sony VAIO W Series
Formatting restores a computer to initial stage. If your Sony VAIO W Series computer is having numerous errors and suffer from sever performance lag you may need to format it. There are many reasons as to why you may need to format your Sony VAIO W Series. Malware infection, registry issues, key system files missing can all cause severe errors which would be hard to repair. In such cases formatting is the only option. Formatting is a fast and easy way to rid of all issues in your system.
Following details mentioned below will give users more information on the consequences of formatting your Sony VAIO W Series
- Complete data loss
- Reinstall of OS required
- Chances of Damage to hard disk
Complete data loss
Formatting your Sony VAIO W Series will erase entire data on the hard disk. This includes all files, folders, and user preferences. Users should bear in mind that these data and settings cannot be recovered and should be backed up. Driver information of some of the older versions of hardware used on your Sony VAIO W Series could be hard to find and should also be backed up.
Reinstall of OS required
If you choose to format your Sony VAIO W Series, the OS will have to be reinstalled. This may require the user to buy the operating system again in case the product did not come with OS installation CD during purchase. If the active partition is not formatted this may not be necessary. Users are advised to maintain extra caution during this process.
Chances of Damage to hard disk
The hard disk of your Sony VAIO W Series computers is designed to last really long. However, repeated formatting of the system is not recommended as this can cause damage to the hard disk. The frequency of format can affect the life of the hard disk. Hence extra caution needs to be exercised