Question about Acer Aspire 4720 Notebook
You can format it using clean install just insert the Windows OS CD then go to bios set the cdrom as the First boot device then press the a key on the boot screen wait until it ask you to select a drive to install the WIndows OS format the drive using NTFS, you can also set a partition on the drive for backing up purposes. Select C: drive install WIndows at the middle of the installation you need to enter the Serial Key and the timezone etc etc.
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Posted on Jul 30, 2010
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Windows Advanced Options Menu
Please select an option:
Safe Mode with Networking
Safe Mode with Command Prompt
Enable Boot Logging
Enable VGA mode
Last Known Good Configuration (your most recent settings that worked)
Directory Services Restore Mode (Windows domain controllers only)
Start Windows Normally
Return to OS Choices Menu
Use the up and down arrow keys to move the highlight to your choice
select safe mode with command prompt
Click start run type cmd press Enter
black screen should open DOS mode
this will vary depending on your operating system
type in net user username
For eg. If you want to change administrator password , type net user Administrator
it will prompt you to enter the new password
enter the new password and the password is changed
if this fails you will need to
Select safe mode with networking to download
you could download all of these or just one save them to a usb drive for later use if one fails to remove the password
A CMOS BIOS password recovery tool
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