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sony Vaio windows 8


studenti

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#1
Hello....got a Sony Vaio windows 8....and noticed it has only C disc......so in case i qould like to format the laptop in the future,all data inserted would be eraSED,as it will format all Data C.....is there any way to open a new DATA D DISC?
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    SVE1513G1EW
    CPU
    500 Gb
    Motherboard
    i3

studenti

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#2
disc D would be needed to let all the programs i insert in there,and also the useful data that i will need,,,so that i Format ONLY data C which contains the viruses...Hope i was clear in explanation
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    SVE1513G1EW
    CPU
    500 Gb
    Motherboard
    i3

theog

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#3
The Sony Recovery will over write all partitions.

information   Information

We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/5132-recovery-drive-create-usb-flash-drive-windows-8-a.html
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2855-system-repair-disc-create-windows-8-a.html




You can use the OEM version of
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/5132-recovery-drive-create-usb-flash-drive-windows-8-a.html
warning   Warning
Deleting the Recovery Partition is NOT RECOMMENDED


How to make Recovery disc's.
Sony eSupport - SVS151290S - Support

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/viewContent.do?externalId=C1008008&sliceId=1&mdl=#

Video Tutorial:
VAIO® - How to create recovery media - YouTube
How to recover your Sony Tablet S to the factory settings - YouTube
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Other Info
    Notebooks x 3

    Desktops x 5

    Towers x 4

studenti

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#4
I just bought a laptop running Windows 8...since now the only action i have done is the RECOVERY MEDIA ..... it took me 5 DVD-R 4.7 GB discs to complete the recovery media...

Can you tell what other actions are needed for me to do before starting installing my programs in the PC?
 
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My Computer

System One

  • OS
    windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    SVE1513G1EW
    CPU
    500 Gb
    Motherboard
    i3

studenti

New Member
Posts
42
#5
Hey theog...what actions should i do beofre installing any other program to the laptop...I have done RECOVERY MEDIA till now...shoud i do anything else...like step by step things to do on a new windows 8 with preinstalled softwares
The Sony Recovery will over write all partitions.

information   Information

We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/5132-recovery-drive-create-usb-flash-drive-windows-8-a.html
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2855-system-repair-disc-create-windows-8-a.html





You can use the OEM version of
http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/5132-recovery-drive-create-usb-flash-drive-windows-8-a.html
warning   Warning
Deleting the Recovery Partition is NOT RECOMMENDED


How to make Recovery disc's.
Sony eSupport - SVS151290S - Support

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/viewContent.do?externalId=C1008008&sliceId=1&mdl=#

Video Tutorial:
VAIO® - How to create recovery media - YouTube
How to recover your Sony Tablet S to the factory settings - YouTube
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    SVE1513G1EW
    CPU
    500 Gb
    Motherboard
    i3

theog

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#6
Do you have a exterial HDD for backing up your data?
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Other Info
    Notebooks x 3

    Desktops x 5

    Towers x 4