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How to reinstall windows vista and drivers to formated laptop which has a blank screen from turning on after advent start up screen. the laptop is an, advent 7211, thanks.

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Insert ur vista cd in cd drive...and then boot the system from cd...then u can install or repair the previous one..

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Where can I find a driver/adapter for Advent X19W LCD Monitor?


Goto device manager , uninstall the card. go into control panel and check that the driver is uninstalled from the programs list. Swich of the pc for a minute or two then reboot Windows updares does not download drivers for graphics cards so will not install or reinstall the driver that is causing the issue, 307? Users forget to uninstall from program manger in control panel which is why the card keeps reinstalling with the undesired driver.
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Go to the manufactures website and download the webcam drivers & reinstall. Alteratively upgrade to Win7 ( vista drivers are compatible with Win7 ) and do updates

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How do i reset advent milano to factory settings?


Hi there!
There are two ways to start the recovery:
Restart your computer. Then Press F10 repeatedly until the message "Starting System Recovery" is displayed. Just follow the instructions on the screen to restore your computer
In Windows by clicking: Start / All Programs / System Recovery / System Recovery.
The recovery will load and display a box with one option:
Non-destructive recovery: this option will restore Windows, supplied applications, and drivers. This option will not destroy your documents or programs. These will be backed up along with the registry. These are restored at the end of the recovery process.
To access the recovery options below that erase all data from the computer, click the Advanced button.
System Recovery - No format: this will reinstall Windows, supplied applications and drivers. It will move your files to a folder called "My old disk structure". Any applications (except those supplied) will need to be reinstalled.
System Recovery - Quick format: this option will erase your hard drive including your personal files. Windows, supplied applications and drivers will be reinstalled.
Select the Non-destructive recovery option and press Next. You will be informed about System Restore in Windows, click Yes.
The recovery will begin. Once this is complete click Restart.
Hope this helps.

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ADVENT 5431 RUNNING WINDOWS VISTA. SINCE BRAND NEW ON XMAS DAY THIS PROBLEM HAS OCCURED. WHEN STARTING THE LAPTOP, 9 TIMES OUT OF 10 IT DOSENT BOOT AND OPERATING SYSTEM NOT FOUND APPEARS ON SCREEN.WHEN YOU...


May I know whether the Hard Drive is listed in the BIOS? This issue will occur if the Operating System is corrupted or if the Hard Drive is failed. You can use the Windows disc and reinstall the Windows once. If the reinstallation process is not successful, then you may have to replace the Hard Drive.

Jul 04, 2010 | Advent Netbook

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Advent black screen


Hi,

This sounds like a bad video driver update.

Restart the machine and repeatedly tap the F8 key. When you see the advanced boot menu appear choose safe mode.

You will see white text on screen that will stop on a system 32 driver, wait a minute and let it boot through.

Next, go do device manager and uninstall the display drivers or roll back the driver to a previous one.
Reboot the machine and it should boot into windows normally. You may have to reinstall the display drivers if they don't reinstall themselves.


Please post back if you need anymore help or advice.



Good luck.

Jun 26, 2010 | Advent Netbook

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My acer notebook starts up with the windows logo then goes blank


Hi there, please restart your laptop when its booting press F8 key . You will find few option asking for selection. Select that by using up/down arrow key. Select " Last know good configuration" & press Enter. Next page asking for selecting operating system, for example: windows vista or Windows XP etc. Just select the operating system & press Enter again. ( Hope your laptop showing only one operating system ). Your laptop will start normally. After the if you seen the screen dark then press FN+Right arrow in key board(>). When you press FN + ( < ) or ( >) key that's time its working for brightness controlling for screen. Now if all well then fine other wise please let me know .
Another suggestion is run your Acer driver DVD for installing Display drivers. When finish restart your laptop and watch whats going. If no success then format the Operating system & reinstall again.

Thanks & waiting for your feedback

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Screen went blank...


You will probally have to reinstall Vista with the reinstall disks that were provided. Try starting the computer in safe mode

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How do I uninstall vista from advent t2250 laptop and install xp


Just Get the original Windows XP disc and boot the PC. It will just overwrites the XP over Vista and formates disc C. But the problem is might be that some new models are designed for Vista and after you erased it you might be having problems with downloading extra drivers for your laptop.
These drivers are included in your boot DVD which you got then buying the laptop, but they are Vista drivers. You will need to download XP drivers from microsoft website and sometimes there will be a compartibility issues
Good Luck

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I have lost my recovery disc supplied with my advent 7000 laptop can you help please


advent 7000 recovery system that doesn't require any CDs or DVDs to restore your PC to it's original factory condition.
  • There are two ways to start the recovery -
    • Restart your computer. Then Press F10 repeatedly until the message "Starting System Recovery" is displayed.
    • In Windows by clicking: Start / All Programs / System Recovery / System Recovery.
  • The recovery will load and display a box with one option:
    • Non-destructive recovery: this option will restore Windows, supplied applications, and drivers. This option will not destroy your documents or programs. These will be backed up along with the registry. These are restored at the end of the recovery process.
    To access the recovery options below that erase all data from the computer, click the Advanced button.
    • System Recovery - No format: this will reinstall Windows, supplied applications and drivers. It will move your files to a folder called "My old disk structure". Any applications (except those supplied) will need to be reinstalled.
    • System Recovery - Quick format: this option will erase your hard drive including your personal files. Windows, supplied applications and drivers will be reinstalled.

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