My acer extensa 4620z stopped working a few months back. Probably try calling the seller or Acer service centre for help? Thank Pugg Hi Paul, Sounds to me that the original installed Windows has been formatted? A big Thank You from my daughter and myself. How would you go about in this scenario? Sounds like your Boot Manager may be corrupted. Selecting this option will first see the Acer eRecovery System tries to restore the system from the hidden partition, then you have to restart the computer to initiate the Windows setup. Click it to see the usual Sleep, Shut down and Restart options. Hey, I was wondering how do I restore my acer laptop? I was only allowed to boot up in safe mode.
You can actually check if Alt+F10 calls the recovery system without restoring the system — you can always quit from the recovery system if you choose not to restore your computer. How It Works Acer's eRecovery system works from a hidden partition on your hard drive, separate from your regular Windows operating system partition. I got home from a friends to find my son on his 5735z now running windows 7. The computer might take a few minutes for Windows Vista to completely shut down especially if the reason you want to go into Safe Mode is because you are experiencing problems. You have numbers to key into a spreadsheet and a presentation in four hours.
Kees These were suggestions that did not help from Acer's website to access system recovery options. Could it be upgraded to Windows 7 Home Professional? Hi, I have a question. You can probably initiate the recovery using it. I tried everything but I was stuck on a black screen during booting. I suggest you look into this thread: It seems that disabling the quick boot might help in accessing the Acer eRecovery Management by Alt+F10. Alt+F10 is the key for System Restore Once your computer turned on, press and hold Alt key, then continuous press F10 button until you see Acer eRecovery System is running you might need to do it for a couple of times before your system entered Acer eRecovery System, I failed to enter for a few times when I trying it out, not sure why though.
The reason i like to keep the same netbook over the years is this easy to use eRecovery Management system which take about 1hr to reinstall all to factory default settings, on top of that i have a spare battery and a spare charger for my convenience to carry it around at the university. But I saw above you told someone else about this link to retrieving your original password. The disc got to 99% burning and stopped at the finalizing disc. If you did not delete the partition that stores the recovery image, chances are you can restore your computer to factory settings. I would like to wipe and reinstall. A slightly older laptop that was not shut down properly by my son and I don't know what was happening that he felt the need to hard boot.
So restore to factory settings should be just fine, and do not erase the hidden eRecovery partition, it will not help for the next user in restoring the Windows. It any malware has been detected, follow the instructions provided by the antivirus program to fix it. Using Tablet mode You can also restart Windows 10 in Tablet mode, without using the Start menu. Now Windows Password Recovery Tool will run on your locked computer. Nov 15, 2009 have you try to check volume errors? It will appear just below the password box after a failed login attempt.
Thank you Hi Zoe, Do you perform the factory restore from Windows itself? It could be that if you've updated or installed something recently it's causing this, so testing with a snapshot tool makes sense. But something must have gone wrong because now it wont start up! There is no doubt that caused us a lot of inconvenience, but you still have chance to get into the locked computer again without password, just select an appropriate method, folow the detailed steps and get the job done. If it is possible, please briefly explain what you can see from the moment you press the power button to start it up. Pressing the F8 key at just the right time during startup can open a menu of advanced boot options. Ive put the hd back in. Says I only have 1.
Will keep your site bookmarked. Hi I wanted to clear my acer travelmate C311 to sell. Hi Suresh, By saying a black screen, do you still see the startup screen perhaps a Acer logo or something similar or it is totally in black? It will not fix crashes caused by hardware issue. No, I did not create recovery discs and am apparently paying the price. When your account appears, enter the new password and you just get back into your locked computer now. Also, try removing the battery when the computer is off, wait about a minute, then replace it and start computer. Posted on Sep 07, 2009 1.
Try these fixes Here are some solutions you can try if your laptop screen is black. There you will find a folder called User Accounts. The first time I tried I used the e-recovery software to start the process and it stayed on this screen for about 5 or 6 hours until I restarted it to try something else. It preserves the data even if you lose the ability to access your regular Windows partition. And so sorry to bother, another question, if i use the acer recovery system, how do i create a partition D?? Now you can with the new password you just created.
This allows you to boot into Safe Mode. Let me know if it helps. So, without the recovery disc, what can you do, if say, you have a not repairable system, such as endless loop startup repair wizard i just helped my friend to end this by restoring the system recently , or a bloated system that is slow and unusable, and you want to restore your system back to the original state? Rgds, Taylor You are giving fantastic information. Now i want to use the Acer eRecovery partition to restore factory everything, how do i do this? 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. Hi Chad, When you mention stuck at 32%, did you wait a little bit longer to see if it can continue? Your laptop will start and the black screen issue should be resolved.