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How can I restore factory settings on my acer aspire one Zg5 Netbook? It has Linpus Linux Lite v1.0.&.E operating system.

I don't have the recovery disk. Thanks for any help!!

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  • Phil Rowlinson Nov 05, 2012

    ALT and F10 doesn't work. If i even knew where to obtain a disk!!!!!!

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well if its the boot password you have hope,ALT+F10 on start is supposed to get you to the recovery manager,if you cant get there restore factory default,if its the windows operating system password,you can try to type administrator in the user name and leave the password blank,sometimes your able to get in on the built in administrator acct.,if that doesnt work,,its not easy you can download password recovery programs and try that,if its the boot lock password you can take it apart and remove the bios battery on the mother board,remove main battery ,unplug power set something on the power button heavy enough to hold it down and wait,the longer the better,one day ,maybe two,reassemble and it should be back to factory default, if its under warranty send it to acer,nowif your able to get past the boot password and the windows password is still holding you up you can one-time boot to a windows disc and reinstall new copy,warning! you will loose everything on the computer,but at least you can use it agian hope this helps,aloha from maui todd0708

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Hello, If your system is capable of doing a Recovery via Hidden Partition on Hard Drive, you can access it by Pressing Alt + F10 and choose Recovery Option.

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