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Tuning Up
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎04-06-2013
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sony vaio factory reset

hi i have been searching for days now to find a solution to my problem! but no luck... i need to reset my computer back to its original factory settings but there is no option on my computer at all to do this. i think its because my computer is very old. (2001) the only option i get is to recover it to an earlier date but the best i can get is 3 days ago... basically i just want to play my game again, it stopped working a week ago as in i got lower fps the game client was slow to respond to anything and my cpu was going crazy reaching 100% everytime i was oprening an aplication and remained at 100% for streaming online or trying to play any games. steps i have alrwady tried:


1. updated all my drivers

2.scanned computer

3. fixed registry errors

4.cleared all the junk installed the game installed graphics card

7.disk defrag

8.disk clean up

9.lowerd all my graphic settings

10.installed all the latest windows updates

11.turned unused services of and stopped services i dont need on startup.



im out of options now. please help

Top 40 Artist
Posts: 1,228
Registered: ‎11-14-2012

Re: sony vaio factory reset

Hi jamster1990,


Let us know the exact model # of the computer.


What operating system is currently installed in the computer?

Have you created recovery media?


You may perform system recovery using recovery media.