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I have a acer laptop running windows vista, when I put it to sleep or leave it idol for a few minutes, it won't start back, I have to remove the battery to get it to restart.

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YOU CAN GO TO DEVICE MANAGER AND REGHTCLICK ON NETWORK ADAPTOR AND GO TO PROPERTIES AND GO TO POWER MANAGEMENT AND UNCHECK THE POWER OPTION AND THE RESTART AND THEN CHECK .

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The issue is that several of the Acer software products don't support Vista. You need to remove these programs.

Follow the instructions in this link
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Due to architectural changes to Windows Vista®,some Acer applications are not supported anymore. Below is a summary ofthese applications. Uninstall these applications before the upgrade.

Acer eRecovery Management The new version of Acer eRecovery Management, which is compatible with Windows Vista®,requires repartitioning your hard disk drive, causing data loss. As aresult, the Wizard will not reinstall the new version of eRecovery onyour computer under Windows Vista®. However, you will be able to find similar features in the built-in Backup Utility of Windows Vista®, including full system volume backup to a HDD or CD/DVD. Acer eAcoustics Management Windows Vista® supports similar functions of eAcoustics so Acer will no longer provide this utility for Windows Vista®. Acer ePresentation Management You can easily manage your external monitor settings via Windows Vista® Mobility Center. As a result, we do not support an upgrade to Acer ePresentation Management. Acer ePower Management Due to architectural changes to Windows Vista®,Acer ePower Management cannot be upgraded for some models. However, youcan easily manage your power settings via Windows Vista® Mobility Center instead. Acer ePerformance Management For notebooks only. Since Windows Vista® provides similar resource management functionalities, we will no longer provide this for notebook models with Windows Vista®. Acer Arcade™ Deluxe 3.x
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