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Restore factory settings for a acer aspire 5315 laptop

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Acer dont have a restore, you are prompted when you first boot it up when purchased to make a back up set of discs, i assume you didn't, you will need to lend somebodies XP or Vista Disc , but use your own product code on the underside of your notebook to reformat and reinstall windows.

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Need to reset acer aspire 1200 desktop


The Aspire One is a netbook produced by Acer; it does not come equipped with a CD ROM drive, so a traditional hard drive reformat and Windows reinstallation is not possible without a peripheral storage device. An external USB CD or flash drive will suffice, however.Difficulty:Moderate



Instructions

    • 1 Plug in the external CD drive, then turn on your netbook and let it boot to your operating system.
    • 2 Open your web browser and go to the BootDisk website (see link in Resources). Download the Windows XP Fresh Install Bootable CD, then burn these files to a blank CD via your external CD drive.
    • 3 Ensure the files have burned to your bootable CD, then restart the netbook with the CD still in the drive.
    • 4 The netbook should boot to the CD upon the restart. Follow the instructions prompted for installation. Upon completion you will have a clean installation of Windows XP on your Acer Aspire One.

Oct 27, 2011 | Acer PC Desktops

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I have an Acer Aspire 5520-5334 how do i reset to factory settings? It is running window vista.


Acer PC or laptop
Step 1:
Click "Start" menu.
Step 2:
Click "Programs."
Step 3:
Click "Acer Recovery Management."
Step 4:
Click the "Restore" button on the bottom of the dialog box that opens.
Step 5:
Click "Restore System to Factory Default."
Step 6:
Click "Yes" in the warning dialog box which asks if you wish to continue the recovery process.
Step 7:
Click "Start" to restore the computer to the default factory settings.
Tips & Warnings
If you are unable to access the Start menu, use the recovery CDs that came with the computer or visit Acer's website (see Resources below).
Always make a back-up CD before restoring a computer to factory defaults.
Resources

Feb 06, 2011 | PC Desktops

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I want to reboot my acer aspire 5315 to its original factory settings as i keep getting low disc space messages. Also i would like to be able to have more control of what goes on to my computer.


back up all documents and data tha you need on an external drive
(this is because a restore will lose you all installed programs and personal data)

restart computer
while it is booting clik and hold alt+F10 together, follow the restore instruction

hope this help

Nov 03, 2008 | PC Desktops

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I HAVE A ACER LAPTOP 5315 HOW CAN I SET IT BACK TO THE SETTING AS WHEN I BOUGHT IT? PLEASE HELP


Try pressing F11 as you boot up and before the Windows starts (assuming you use Windows). On initial start you'll get some ACER banner, immediatly press F11 several times. This must happen before Windows begins. From there you can RESTORE if your system has this original factory partition. If not then the only way is to have your original SYSTEM RESTORE discs or ask ACER how to get them.

Sep 16, 2008 | Acer PC Desktops

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Need to restore acer to factory settings


contact acer you can get there number from the website and they will let you purchase a restore disc for 15bucks

Aug 20, 2008 | Acer Aspire™ T180 PC Desktop

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