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How to Restore, Refresh or Reset windows 8?

by Deepak

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Restore Your PC

System Restore in Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 works just like System Restore used to work in previous versions of Windows. It’s just become better and faster.

Windows now takes snapshots of your current running system on a regular basis. It takes snapshots of the program files and the important system files so if your computer starts acting weird and starts giving system errors or BSoD or Blue Screen of Death, then you can choose the option of System Restore to repair your system and get it working normally.

How to Restore Your System

Follow these steps in order to perform a System Restore.

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How to Restore, Refresh or Reset windows 8

Refresh Your PC

Refresh Your PC is more sophisticated to use and this feature will provide you a totally new Windows OS that will replace your current OS without removing any of your personal files.

It’s exactly like re-installing Windows, but take it this way, you do not have to back up anything and the system will restore your files automatically as it is! No need to do this routine manually. But keep in mind that all the programs that you have installed in the desktop mode will be uninstalled.

How to Refresh Your PC

Follow the wizard and this will refresh your PC.

How to Restore, Refresh or Reset windows 8

Reset your PC

This feature will totally remove all your files and data in the Windows installation drive and then you can perform a totally fresh Windows installation. It’s just like installing Windows all over again freshly.

Before resetting your PC, make sure you take a backup of all your important files.

How to Reset Your PC

How to Restore, Refresh or Reset windows 8

This will one by one reset your PC without any hassles and you just have to follow the wizard and you will be done.

If you have any question, you can get them cleared in comments section.

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