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I bought an Acer 5542 computer three months ago and had not created a back-up disk. I had also declined from registering with Acer. Friday evening I registered with Acer, and Saturday morning my laptop failed to load. I had partitioned my drive to be able to dual boot Ubuntu as well as the pre-installed Windows 7. F8 does not do anything, nor does alt-F10. Within 5 seconds of starting the word GRUB appears (as part of the GRUB loader) and then the PC restarts, and goes into a continuous loop. I can access the BIOS so that I can force it to boot from a CD/DVD. Any idea's how I can get to the GRUB screen, or force one of my operating systems to load? Acer kindly offered to sell me a recovery disk for £50/$80. Is this related to the timing of my registration??

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Its ur pc fault.

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