By Jessie / Last update January 13, 2022

Need to do Lenovo Y510 system recovery

"I need to factory reset my Lenovo Y510, since it is not working properly. I know there is a one key recovery partition, but how to use it? Does anyone know?"

You may want to factory reset your Lenovo Y50 if it constantly stop responding or stucks, or your computer is infected with viruses, etc. Don't worry about this much, you can easily do Lenovo Y510 system recovery with methods in this article.

Method 1: Perform Lenovo Y510p recovery with Lenovo OneKey Recovery

Usually, for Lenovo ideapad, thinkpad, desktop, notebook, tablet, laptop, etc, there is a snap in recovery partition which contains image of factory system when you first get your product. And you can use it to restore Lenovo y510p system to factory settings with the help of built-in Lenovo OneKey Recovery.

If you don't have such disc, get one from Lenovo support center or create a factory default recovery partition with Lenovo OneKey Recovery. Then, carry out Lenovo y510p recovery.

Step1. Get to the OneKey Recovery software.

>> If your computer is still bootable, you can search onekey recovery and select it.

>> If not, you need to use the Lenovo y510p system recovery key or Novo button (usually on the upper left corner of the Power button). In the Nobo Button Menu, choose “System Recovery” and you will see Lenovo OneKey Recovery.

Novo Button Menu

Step 2. In the Lenovo OneKey Recovery page, select “Restore from initial backup” under the Step 1 tab. It refers to the factory default settings. 

Lenovo OneKey Recovey Select Task

★Tip:
If you create a recovery partition before your computer behave abnormally, you can choose "Restore from user's backup". It will include all the items you backed up.

Step 3. In the second step, confirm the operation and click “Start” to begin lenovo y510p recovery.

Method 2: Perform Lenovo Y510p System Recovery with AOMEI OneKey Recovery

Except for Lenovo OneKey Recovery, many users may use a reliable third party software like AOMEI OneKey Recovery to protect computer, since the brandy one key recovery software is not working all the time. If you create a system recovery partition before, try the following steps to restore Lenovo Y510. 

Step 1. Power on the computer and continuously press “F11” Or “A” when Lenovo logo shows up until it enter into the main interface. Then, choose “OneKey System Recovery”.

OKR Recovery

Step 2. Choose a way to restore according to where you have saved your system image.

Restore from

Step 3. The system partition will be overwritten. So, it is suggested to regularly backup your import data in daily life. And, you’d better store data in another partition not system partition. Confirm it and click “Start Restore”.

Confirm Restore

★ Helpful Tip:
If you don't create a recovery partition beforehand, you still can restore Lenovo Y510 easily with a powerful backup and restore software - AOMEI Backupper Professional. It allows you to create system image on a different computer and then restore system to computer with dissimilar hardware. You just need to tick "Universal Restore" feature if it's not checked by default.