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  • Anonymous Sep 05, 2008

    how to rest the computer.

  • sevenclay Dec 16, 2008

    My laptop caught Antiviris2009 Its a super bad virus and I tried all the ways I could my last resort I think is to reload my disks but when I put it in nothing happened. ??


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There is definitely a way that you should be able to do this, but you have to either read over your computer's manual/documentation, or contact your computer's manufacturer, and ask them to provide you with the certain key and process to do in order to set your computer back to factory settings. This will set your computer all the way back to the way it was when you first bought it. If you don't have a way to set it back to factory settings, then you more than likely will have to reformat your computer's hard drive and reinstall your operating system and your computer's drivers. make sure you have your computer's system restore disks. If you do not have these, you can do several things; You can contact your computer's manufacturer and request them to send you your restore disks. make sure they send you the OS disk And the drivers disks, and all else that you need to restore. If you cannot get the disks, then you will have to buy the operating system that you wish to reinstall. Once you buy the OS and have reformatted the hard drive and reinstalled the OS, you can probably go to your computer manufacturer's website and find all of your system drivers listed, and then just begin to install your needed drivers. Don't forget to do all of your Windows Updates. Thanks

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Unlike other laptops, Acer laptops integrate a computer management utility called 'Acer eRecovery Management' to create backup of hard drive data, create restore point, reinstall applications & drivers, and reset Acer laptop to factory setting.

Step 1: Before starting your Acer laptop, ensure that there is no external storage device attached to it. Now start your laptop.

Step 2: Press 'Alt + F10' when the laptop starts booting, and wait for a moment while Windows loads the reset files.

Step 3: When 'Acer eRecovery Management' window appears, select 'Restore System from factory default' and click 'Next' to continue.

Step 4: Again click 'Next' to reset your Acer laptop. This process will erase all data from your hard disk and reset your Acer laptop to original factory settings.

Step 5: Click 'OK' in the notification window to begin the the resetting operation. Now wait while your Acer laptop is reset to factory settings.

Tips: You can also create a backup copy of your laptop data before factory reset. Simply click 'Backup' in 'Acer eRecovery Management' window.

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