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Hi i have an acer 4315 with vista lap top i need to format the lap top as i have various problems mainly the brightness key does not work with ftn amd direction buttons i have tried to restore to an earlier point but i have no points to go to can you help? thanks

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  • robobone Mar 08, 2008

    does the vista have it preinstalled as i did not have discs with lap top

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If you really want to format it and wipe everything then you will need a copy of Windows Vista to boot up from, but if I were you I would give Vista the elbow and buy XP instead.

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    Stuart Mar 08, 2008

    Vista is the operating system like Windows XP or Windows 98
    To format the laptop and reinstall Windows Vista you will have to buy the disk. When it's finished installing you set up you internet connection and then go to Acer's website and download all the drivers for that laptop. They have all the files you need.

    http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers/not...

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