Update Windows® XP in Acer® TravelMate
Acer TravelMate is a series of laptop provided by Acer. This laptop is powered with Intel Core Duo T2500 processor. It has the ability to support many networking access devices like wireless network interface card. It has 250 MB of RAM capacity and is available with Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition as operating system. Microsoft Windows XP operating system is more reliable and easy to use. It provides better networking capabilities and improved system security. It is a user-friendly operating system. Windows XP has some tools that help in regularly testing the hard disk, checking system files and fixing some errors.
- Windows Updates
- Automatic updates
- Proper backup
In order to perform a check for updates in Windows XP, you need to open Windows Updates window through ‘All Programs’ list from the ‘Start’ menu. After clicking on the ‘Check for Updates’ button, you will see the latest updates for your laptop. If any updates are found, you can install them by clicking the ‘Install Updates’ button. Also, if they prompt an administrative password or confirmation you must put correct password.
If you are using Automatic Update process, you don’t have to search for updates online. Windows will automatically check for the latest updates for Windows XP in your laptop. If you do not want to update your system, you just have to list the update for the Windows XP and then you can change the settings for Windows updates.
Before going through the updates process, you need to take a proper backup of the hard drive. There might be a chance that the update process for the Windows XP operating system fails. In such situations, if you have a backup you can easily reset your system. Backup data must be stored on a removable media, and do not store it on the same system. This is because a system failure might lead to losing your data completely.