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PC recovery is the process of recovering a PC from software- or hardware-based problems and restoring it to normal working condition.
It enables PC users to regain basic operations on their computers after experiencing a crash, corruption, physical/technical error or other problems that have made the PC inaccessible.
PC recovery is also known as computer recovery.
PC recovery is the effort made by end users or system administrators in recovering and restoring a computer from a problem that has made it inaccessible. Typically, PC recovery requires a diagnosis of the problem, and then finding and implementing a solution.
The most common reasons that PC recovery is required include: