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My acer aspire one netbook tries to boot ,but then goes to a screen giving the choice of pressing f2 to go to setup,or to press f12 to change boot order.it wont even boot in safe mode or last known good configuration etc.what files do I need to load on my 2gb flash drive,and I dont have a disk with my computer as it comes preinstalled from acer

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  • hunterkilla4 Apr 22, 2009

    acer aspire one wont boot up, screen goes blank.???

  • biddymo73 Apr 22, 2009

    My daughters acer aspire one netbook also triies to boot then i get a screen that said windows was shut down incorrectly and asks if i want to open in safe mode... and a few other choices but if i choose any of the choices it brings me right back to that screen. I can F2 for set up but i have no idea what to do there anyway. HELP?

  • shaunmeans May 02, 2009

    Mine has the same issues. I can get to the safe mode screen or the reset screen but then I hear a "click" noise near the bottom right of the keyboard and the computer shuts off. I just purchased this computer and cant even get it to start!

  • Anonymous May 04, 2009

    After trying to start my netbook in safe mode, the Windows screen pops up then immediately shuts off while at the same time making a loud click

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I was able to go on the acer website on another pc and found that if when you turn on your acer and hold down ALT key while hitting F10 that will bring you to a system recovery screen. you can restore factory settings from there. It will wipe out all of your documents and pix but it does fix the problem.

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    Jane Hobson Jan 01, 2013

    It didn't bring up the recovery screen. I have done this before on my Acer PC so I do have a clue. However this isn't working on the netbook. Still get the no bootable device - insert boot disk and press any key.

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can you click on f12 before it goes to boot password?
The F12 Boot Menu allows you to choose which device that you would like to boot the computer's Operating System from by pressing the F12 key during the computer's Power On Self Test, or POST process. Some notebook and netbook models have the F12 Boot Menu disabled by default.
If this sounds like your problem then try this:
If this sounds like
To enable the F12 Boot Menu:


  1. Restart the computer.
  2. Press the F2 key to enter computer's BIOS Setup during Power-On Self-Test, or POST, process while the Acer logo is being displayed.
  3. Press the Right Arrow key to select Main
  4. Select F12 Boot Menu
  5. Press the Enter key
  6. Select Enabled
  7. Press the Enter key
  8. Press the F10 key and then press the Enter key to save the changes and restart the computer.
Note: Not all Acer notebooks or netbooks have the F12 Boot Menu feature. Computers that do not have the F12 Boot Menu feature will not be able to enable the feature within the BIOS. I hope this works for you if not, then the problem is obviously not the boot menu. Go to Acer support for more help

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Press F2 to enter BIOS setup at startup. You can set which devices appear in the list from the boot menu.
http://johnbokma.com/mexit/2007/12/22/acer-aspire-phoenix-bios-boot-screen.jpg

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switch it on then press the key that takes it in to the BIOS or SETUP it will tell you on the start up screen, Should be "F2" when your in the bios use the arrow keys to move through the options.
More across to exit and press enter then go down to set/get or load system defaults press enter again then save & exit & the system will re-boot.
if it dosn't boot then do the same again but this time press the boot menu option on start up "F12" or "F8" i think, i should give you a list from the list select the hard drive & hit enter.
Let me know what it says & i will be able to help you more.

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What is the boot up sequence please


You need to go inside BIOS to find out whats the boot sequence. To activate the BIOS Utility, press F2 during POST (when “Press <F2> to enter Setup” message is prompted on the bottom of screen).
Press F2 to enter setup. The default parameter of F12 Boot Menu is set to “disabled”. If you want to change boot device without entering BIOS Setup Utility, please set the parameter to “enabled”.
Press <F12> during POST to enter multi-boot menu. In this menu, user can change boot device without entering BIOS SETUP Utility. Navigate to BOOT page on top.

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I have an Acer Aspire One notebook. I cant seem to start it. I turn it on and this displays : Check cable connection..! PXE-E63 : Error while initializing the NIC PXE-M0F : Exiting Intel PXE ROM. No...


It happens when no boot device is selected, the default is network boot first, you must select CDROM/DVDROM or HD as your first startup device. boot up machine and enter bios setup think its F2 key to enter bios generally it del or f1 or f2 it may say onscreen at start if f2 doesnt work
in the bios set boot order to HD as firstboot option then save and exit
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dont know if all acers do this but also if you press f12 on boot up it gives you current boot options select HD that way is current boot and would have to be done everytime

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You may have to remove and reset the HDD and Memory on the unit.
Next, you will recv. the F-2 to continue or F-12 to enter setup.
Enter setup and change date and time.
Save and try.
You may have a damaged HD or boot partition and reloading the operating system will be necessary.

Reseating the HD will assure that you have a good connection and the same with the memory.

Also, if the unit has been dropped, you may have a damaged HD and may need to change it.

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Get a Windows XP Operating system disk with the correct service pack that the notebook has installed (usually XP SP2).

1. Boot from it (put it in CD drive and restart the laptop).

2. If you still get the same problem start up, you need to set the laptop to boot from CD.

3. Restart laptop, press Delete key or F2, or F12 (it should say one of these on the screen) to enter the Setup. or another key to get "boot options"

4. In Setup (BIOS) Use Right Arrow to find the Boot Options. Use the instructions to move the CD-ROM to first position, above HDD (hard drive). Press Esc, then F10 to save your changes and exit.

5. The XP CD Rom should now run. It should come to a screen where you are asked to press R to repair windows.

6. When it comes to the command prompt, restart the laptop

Hopefully the laptop should boot OK again.

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