Factory settings in HP ProBook® 6440b
Restoring factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b
HP ProBook 6440b comes with high configuration hardware support and also with Windows 7 operating system to give you total support and also to give you the opportunity of experiencing faster computing. Factory settings are the system hardware and software settings that comes when you purchase a laptop from the vendor. Sometimes you may need to reset the factory settings in your laptop if you face any major problems. After making the necessary changes to your system, you would want all the original settings back.
Here we will discuss in detail about how to restore the factory setting and some necessary things to consider restoring the settings.
- Tips to restore to factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b
- Things to keep in mind while restoring factory settings
- Benefits of restoring factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b
Tips to restore to factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b
There are various ways you can restore your factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b. The first option to restore the settings is the Recovery disk. The Recovery disk contains all the system and software settings which were initially installed when you purchased the laptop. To restore factory settings using the Recovery disc, you may need to boot your laptop from the Recovery disk. Again, you may make a Restore point or take back up of your whole computer after purchasing it. This will be a factory setting for your system. To keep back up, you can go consecutively to: 'Control panel', 'System and maintenance', 'Back up' and 'Restore center'. Then click on 'Back up computer', select where to save, go to 'Next' and select the partitions you want to include in back up. Then click 'Next', and finally, on 'Start back up'. An image of your selected drives will be created that may be used to restore the factory setting. For that, you need to click successively on: 'Control panel', 'System and maintenance', 'Back up' and 'Restore center'.
Things to keep in mind while restoring factory settings in HP ProBook 6440b
There are certain things you need to consider before going for restoring the factory settings. You must keep in mind that, all the added data will be deleted during the restoration process. Again, you may lose data which is not in the system disk. Owing to this, you must keep back up of the important files and folders in a USB mass storage device or in CDs or in DVDs before restoring factory setting. This will ensure the protection of your data.
You may face any problem with your laptop unexpectedly. Among these problems, most common are software issues. Again, virus may also attack your laptop and may corrupt the system files. As a result, your system may show some abnormal behavior. Your laptop may even stop responding or may stop booting for many reasons. In order to recover your laptop from all these situations, the most effective tool is restoring factory setting. This gives you relief from these problems without compromising on the safety of your stored data.