Reboot not only help a computer user to repair normal errors and get rid of problems but also it allows a user to go back to its original setting. There are a lot of reasons for which a person might want to back his computer in to its original setting. For example if a person wishes to sell his used computer to another person, in this case go back to factory setting will be effective. Factory setting also need for correcting any problem regarding software issues. Installing out of order or defective software in the computer can cause a great harm which can be fix by turning the computer back into its original setting. This type of restoring factory setting does not need a factory setting disc; it can be done with reboot. For doing so, a person first reboots his computer by pressing the restart button or giving restart command from the system.
After the restart when the computer is starting up with a black screen, user need to F1 key from the keyboard. After pressing the F1 key, it will lead the user into BIOS configuration mode. In the BIOS configuration mode, the user will get a menu consist of different options. From the menu, the users have to select the ‘Restore factory defaults’. After selecting this option, the restoring process will be started and the system will do rest of the tasks. This process will take some time to finish and after finishing the restoring, the computer will go back into its original setting.
By restoring the computer back into factory default, a user will be able to fix the problems which occur because of the faulty software installation. For doing this kind of thing, a person have to be very careful because restoring a computer into factory setting means deleting everything that a computer has except the operating system and factory downloaded software. So if there is any important information stored in the computer need to be kept out of the computer so that the use can have a back up of it. People frequently reboot their computer in order to fix several problems but they can also use rebooting to make the computer as fresh as it was in the initial stage. So a computer user needs to know how to reboot your computer in order to restore computer back into its initial setup.