The recovery disk will restart your computer back to factory specs and allow you to install all the drivers and utilities, so you basically have a new laptop. These computers don't have disk drives. With Partition Magic, I arbitrarily assign the restore partition drive letter P: and the main partition the drive letter Q: Once the partitions have drive letters, you can examine their contents with Windows Explorer. You need this if you want to wipe the Hard drive, or if you purchase a new hard drive for your acer computer. That's the reason why this topic exists, becuase I want to restore with the default Acer's apps.
As well, I cannot find all necessary drivers to restore all functionability. I will try to keep this article updated. Thank you very much for your long response : Yes, I would like to restore original factory configuration. If you cannot see this key then try to press F11 after Power On your laptop. I do not know why.
You will need the product key for your previous windows version, Windows 8. When it is complete, remove the Windows Repair Disc and restart the computer. Thank you for everyone's help! This is a wild goose chase, does not work. I wanted to do a factor restore. It will be several gigabytes. Is there a reason that you dont want to use the recovery disk? To review: We have Partition 1, the restore partition, letter P. In this case, it was the 64 bit version.
Is there a reason that you dont want to use the recovery disk? I forget to say that I tried Alt + F10 too, but it's not working because It says, that I have to put the installation media into drive. Next to the power button is a Lock switch. If a computer becomes infected with a virus or is experiencing other software-related problems, this type of restore is ideal because you don't have to deal with juggling installation discs or knowing what information to enter to perform the reinstallation manually. Hello I have the aspire S3 When I boot having a beep every 2 seconds or so for about 20 minutes, then not sound. Hello everyone, I would like to ask.
Try disconnecting any drive that do not contain an operating system. The only one thing what worked, was reset from recovery in Windows 10 settings, but It restored all Windows without Acer's default apps. It is from Easeus software. Notebook Recovery — Restore keys Acer 1. Partition 3, the primary partition, letter Q. As you have found out in your case, its best to install directly from a recovery cd. Power on the computer 2.
First screen asks what type of keyboard you use. But the enthusiasm subsided when I saw the Windows without Acer apps and drivers. I decided to use the computer disc drive. Step Backup all of your important data. I just got this same latptop last night. Another option, is a Hirens.
The install is now proceeding with no problem. Assuming you have one, just pop it in and follow the directions. As you have found out in your case, its best to install directly from a recovery cd. There are two and I think, it could be work somehow with Push Button Reset partition. The recovery partitions are still there. If it comes to that, please refer to the many online explanations of how to use it.
I've been trying to use acer eRecovery management to backup and restore the system but got stuck at 99% for over 7hrs. It is very powerful and also free. I acquired a Gateway laptop. If you are able to boot into your system, move all of your important files onto an external hard drive or burn it to a disc. I'll try the iso's what you posted and let you know.
It makes things much easier. It will be around 6. Does it take you to Recovery? Then, press F10 to Save and Exit. I fixed the keyboard and tried to start the system but it failed to boot to windows. Otherwise, a restore should do the trick. Once eRecovery has loaded, click Restore to Factory Default Settings 4.
I have not used them, nor can I guarantee them. I'm sorry Linda for the late response, I hope you can see this and it can help you. The recovery parition accessed by a combination of key presses very rarely works. I'm a hero thanks to your information and for a change listen up guys being patient and understanding when trying to fix the problem via the telephone. Target is the drive where the factory partition is going to be built. Select a new keyboard layout on the first screen that appears, if your preferred keyboard is not already selected. While it may be more prudent to simply reinstall the operating system, certain drastic situations may call for you to begin from scratch.