Using Windows® XP Recovery Disk on Sony® VAIO Laptops
Sony VAIO is a stylish laptop computer introduced by Sony. It is powered with various Intel processors including Intel Centrino Duo Processor, Intel Core 2 Duo Processor and more. At times, you may encounter system crash due to various reasons like viruses, file corruption and may damage all files and applications that you have saved in the system. You can use recovery disk to regain all your data. Recovery disc is a disk that holds a copy of the operating system and device drivers. It allows you to reinstall the operating system, device drivers to a safer state. It also allows you to do the recovery without losing your personal files and applications.
- Tips to use
Recovery disk has so many advantages compared to other recovery options. It helps you to recover the damaged or corrupted data from your Sony laptop easily. Recovery disk helps you to restore the application programs and even the operating system, encounter problems to your system. In terms of the medium, recovery disk is more secure compared to other recovery options. If you are using a hard disk recovery, it is possible to encounter a crash but in recovery disk there is only a slight chance to encounter crashes or freezes.
Compared to other recovery options, recovery disk has some disadvantages also. It takes more time to recover data compared to other mediums like hard disk or removal disk. CD/DVD has a slow access time compared. You need to have CD/DVD drive in your system to recover your system using recovery disk.
While using the recovery disk in your Sony VAIO laptop computer, you need to ensure lot of things. Firstly you need to disconnect all the peripheral devices that connect with your computer. Make sure that the computer is configured to boot from the CD/DVD ROM and then insert the recovery disc in the drive. Allow the system to boot from CD/DVD. You need to choose the option to recover the system without formatting your hard drive.