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Problems loading up an acer aspire 5100

Every time I turn my laptop on a menu flashes up asking me whether I want to start Windows normally, or in safe, or in last known good configuration. I've tried all of them all with no joy the comouter crashes and restarts itself automatically, is it possible to get it working again or even to save the hard drive?any help would be much obliged thanks!

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Yes you can get it going again but probably with a format ... so you will lose the data on the hard drive.... data recovery is possible tho


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Recovery acer5538


What is this
Do want recover your acer to factory defaults.?
or
use a usb memory card (usb drive)
The Acer Aspire One is a netbook, not a laptop.
A netbook is a smaller, scaled-down version of a laptop. It does not have the memory capacity or graphics of a regular laptop.
It also lacks a CD drive, which means you cannot restore the Acer Aspire One with restore discs. Instead, the netbook has a built-in factory restore feature.
You can reset the Acer Aspire One to factory settings just using your keyboard.
Only restore your netbook to factory settings if you cannot fix the problem any other way.
Save any files or folders on your Acer Aspire One with flash drives.
Drag and drop files onto the icon of your flash drive.
Go to "Start" > "Restart" to reboot your netbook.

Hold down "Alt" and "F10" when you see the Acer logo on the screen.
The recovery menu will load.
Hit "Enter" and then "Next" to see your recovery options.
Choose "Factory Restore" to set your netbook back to factory settings.
Follow the instructions on the screen.
Choose your time zone and language when the customization menu appears.
Reboot the netbook when you are prompted.
Restore your saved files from the flash drive.
An example on how to safe documents , photos or data to a usb drive
Click start all programs accessories open windows explorer navigate to your photos
Right click on the documents , photos select copy navigate back to the usb drive right click select paste or select the top photo hold the mouse cursor then select the bottom photo then drag the photo's to your usb drive then drop them
or if you are downloading data or programs from the internet
once it starts downloading windows will ask whether you want to run or save it a browse option will open you can save it into a folder in my documents or another device or a usb device

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Remove the main battery, it is probably loading the power supply down. If your computer starts up, replace the rechargeable battery.

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Acer aspire 5100 BL51 windows 7 wireless driver


You will have to navigate this site; enter 'notebook', 'Aspire', and scroll to 5100; after that, you will have to choose 32 bit or 64 bit. That being said, Acer does not support Windows 7 yet-you can try the Vista drivers; more often than not they will work. One note-I cannot tell just from the info you supplied whether you have the Atheros or Broadcom chip-You should be able to determine that in Device Manager.

http://gd.panam.acer.com/home/

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I'm trying to load windows 7 on acer 5100 and everything went well but it went back to bio.


Go to acer/global support and get the bios update for windows 7 because right now your bios are probably for VISTA:( Once you flash them reboot and you should be able to go straight into win7

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Cannot load recovery cd on my acer aspire 5100


First check the BIOS options whether u had selected CD/DVD drive as first boot device.and try.....If still the recovery disk doesnt load...u have to determine that the disks are corrupted ......Order for new disks from ACER.

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I can not get my Acer Aspire 5920 to load after turning on.


Try to see if it will boot in safe mode, by pressing F8 while the laptop boots up. If it allows you to boot in safe mode, try to do a system restore when you know that laptop was working with no problems. You can do this by clicking on start>all programs>accessories>system tools>system restore and choose a date and time when you know that the laptop was working with no problems. If this does not work or you cannot boot in safe mode (be aware that everything will look big in safe mode and when the computer reboots if asked how you want to start windows, choose start windows normally), try doing a recovery. This will restore your computer to the factory default settings when you purchased it. You can do this by booting the computer, when the acer screen appears hold down the ALT key and continuously press F10, this will open the recovery manager and you can restore it from there.

I hope this helps

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Start up


ok..try the F8 key, that starts safe mode..and then do a disk clean and defrag from the programs accessories, system tools menu..then restart it..and then get a back up set up..

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Acer Aspire 5100 laptop drivers for xp


there should be all the drivers here, just choose the XP listing and then click the driver you want

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Just turn-off network boot in your bios

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