When I turn on my Acer laptop, I get a black screen with Safe Mode, Safe Mode with Networking, etc. Any number of things e. Rgds, Taylor Hello Taylor, thank you. Do you happen to have a burned Acer eRecovery Disc? But she doesnt remember her original password she said she never put one in. Step 4: Again click 'Next ' to reset your Acer laptop. ???? Or click on Burn disks instead of restore 3.
Step 3: When 'Acer eRecovery Management ' window appears, select 'Restore System from factory default ' and click 'Next ' to continue. So is there anyway to do this without password? On Linux As you might expect, the process to reset an Acer laptop is a little different if your netbook shipped with Linux on board. Did you stop at 4b or. When it finishes it has an Internet Explorer icon on the home screen but that is all it is. It was just showing that it was still installing for almost 2 hours. I found simply holding both Alt and F10 to do nothing and there was no evidence of the restore partition or eRecovery tool being present on the computer. Ive put the hd back in.
You can also reinstall applications and drivers for your Acer system. Oh, I almost forgot to tell you that I just got the computer back from Acer-they installed a new hard drive and told me that they are not responsible form software problems. Then click Acer E recovery. Step 2: Press 'Alt + F10 ' when the laptop starts booting, and wait for a moment while Windows loads the reset files. Are you able to boot into any other mode such as Safe Mode F8 before the Windows Logo appear? I have a bootable win7dvd the same operating system it comes with. So i decided to restore to factory settings.
Some extra information for the solution of this error: Rgds, Taylor Hi Ghost, I need your help and opinion as my Acer Aspire One 751h netbook crashed. Has about 90% success rate. I have manually reformatted computers in the past and thought about doing it to this one. Tips: You can also create a backup copy of your laptop data before factory reset. Using this you can save all your files from your hard disk to external drive.
Right-click on the file you saved in Step 1a above and select Run as Administrator to run the McAfee utility. For the drivers, most probably you can grab them from their official page acer. I am preparing my Acer Aspire 4720z to sell. I don't know if that has fixed it but it is working. I have been to the acer website but could not find any drivers related to controllers so am confused now. A netbook is a smaller, scaled-down version of a laptop.
This will take you to the recovery console and from there you can select restore laptop to factory defaults or restore laptop retaining user data. I tried going into my bios but there is a password that i do not remember setting…Anywhooo. If the laptop is still within the warranty period, I would suggest you to send it to the service center for quick and less frustrating fix. I tried to boot up 2 days ago and pressed F10 which sent me to a boot manager. It will not fix crashes caused by hardware issue.
That makes me think that something still isn't right. Then left it to run overnight. But I saw above you told someone else about this link to retrieving your original password. I read that I need to find drivers for the disk controllers as there is no such thing as a driver for the disk itself. You can restore to factory condition or restore windows and save your data. Any help would be greatly appreciated.