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First you need to eliminate a failing hard drive as being a possible cause, then take it from there depending on the test result.
You'll need to make a boot CD containing the drive manufacturer's disgnostic software for DOS, then boot your PC from that CD.
The links for diagnostic software are here: http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=287
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Have you checked with Acer that your pc can accept Win 7.0?
if its not compatible then you may be floggin a dead horse with it, I doubt there will be many Win 7.0 drivers available yet for older systems but you may be lucky.
Posted on Nov 09, 2009
My Vaio model is VGN-FS840 and after I formatted by laptop, my function key is not working, what shall I do to make it run? Can I download the driver? is it available in websites?
Posted on Sep 24, 2010
You can try using a different Operating system disc.. completely format the hard derive before reinstalling the Operating System..
Posted on Apr 29, 2011
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To format the hard disk and re-install Windows use the Windows installation CD, and the Windows Product Code on the label at the bottom of
Boot up using the Windows installation CD and follow the
One of the installation early steps, the option to delete the existing partition, then create a new partition and then a full format on this partition (don't do a quick format) and complete the Windows installation.
Next install all of the Toshiba's computer/laptop device
Next install the Windows service packs (SP2 & SP3 for
XP, SP1 & SP2 for Vista)
Next Activate Windows via the Internet or by phone.
Next install your programs - Microsoft Office etc.
Next click on Start - Programs - Windows Update (for the latest updates).
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