Windows® XP Restore Disk
Windows® XP Restore Disk. Tips to use restore disk
Restore disk has all the files and software’s that come loaded with the system. It helps the users to rebuild their hard disk. With the help of Windows® automated recovery facility, you can create the restore disk. This is mainly useful when a system failure occurs. It also makes the recent changes you have made to your system. Usually restore disks are provided by the manufacturer to bring your system back to the previous stage when the users have bought it. It helps the users to save their personal data efficiently. System restore in Windows® XP automatically identifies the changes happening to your system.
Following tips will give the users regarding the proper use of restore disk:
- Proper installation
- Follow on disk instructions
- Genuine restore disk
- Create backup
The users have to make sure that while changing your system to factory settings, the installation process has to be done properly with the restore disk. Restore disk has the capability to change your systems overall performance. Therefore, while restoring with this disk it should be used with great care. No other unwanted process should be carried on while using restore disk for system restore.
Follow on disk instructions
It is recommended to carry the system restore process through step by step procedures. Restore disk also comes with certain guidelines that has to be followed in order to bring back the current system settings to original settings. Sometimes you might have to change the BIOS settings depending upon the instructions given by the restore disk.
The users have to ensure that the restore disk is a genuine CD which is provided by the manufacturer. You should keep the restore disk CD safely so that it does not damage. To ensure that it is a licensed copy you can check the CD with its serial number given by the manufacturer. If you are using a single licensed copy of restore disk make sure that you install it only on your computer and not more than one to ensure proper working of the disk.
Before performing system restore with the restore disk, it is always better to create back up copy of your important files. There are chances of losing your data while doing system restore. Making back up copy will save all your documents. It is better to take a preventive measure before performing any serious activity.