Recovery partition in HP ENVY® 13 series
How to perform the recovery of corrupted partition in HP ENVY 13 series?
HP is an American Multinational Corporation that is the world’s largest information technology company. HP laptops are known for the versatility. HP ENVY 13 series is a thin laptop that comes with extraordinary features such as the HDMI port that can be connected to the TV for a great cinematic experience, an external Supermulti optical drive and two USB ports. Computer systems can get corrupted easily. You need to recover the system to proper state for it to function.
This article deals with the recovery partition in HP ENVY 13 series and how you can recover corrupted partition:
- What is a recovery partition?
- How does the recovery partition works?
- How to recover corrupted partitions?
What is a recovery partition?
You download lots of software from the Internet. You load content from many external disks onto your system. If your system doesn’t have firewall and antivirus protection, there are chances that some of the system files may get corrupted. This will affect the functioning of the computer. You need to recover the system back to the factory settings i.e. to the state how it was shipped. A recovery partition is a partition that contains a backup of the original factory settings. This is generally configured by the original equipment manufacturer though you can create your own recovery partition too.
How does the recovery partition works?
Recovery partition contains the original factory condition of your HP ENVY 13 series. Recovery partition works by deleting all the data that is contained in the system. After this, the system is recovered back to the state in which it was shipped. Thereby the partitions that are lost or overwritten or affected by virus can be recovered without damage to another state. Just press ‘F10’ repeatedly when you boot the system. All the original software, drivers and the operating system that the system had when you purchased it from HP will be recovered.
Some of the partitions in your HP ENVY 13 series can get corrupted by some malicious content. In order to recover the corrupted partitions, you can use the HP recovery process. Just go to ‘Start>All Programs> HP Tools>HP PC System Recovery’. In an hour or two, the corrupted partitions in your system will be recovered to the original condition. You can also use the Windows Data Recovery Software. Download this software which can recover corrupted partitions in your system.