Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook ?

Used restore to another date, still locked in this process,

\015 Have 5315 acer laptop bought may 2008 please help still restoring files and system since 9pm last night what can I do please, vista was installed on laptop when purchased and have no back up cd.\015\012learning to use this, in my late 50s.\015\012Linda\015

Answers :

Hi Linda,

It sounds like the restore failed , try powering the PC off by holding the power button down for at least 5 seconds. Then reboot.

Hopefully that will let you back into Windows, if you continue to have problems , try the following.

Make sure you have your data backed up.

Turn on the computer and when you see the white Acer screen fully loaded, press and hold Alt+F10 to do the reboot.

This should start the recovery process from the recovery partition on your PC.

If that fails , you will need the recovery disks, unfortunately , acer does not provide them and expects you to make them by going to Acer eRecovery Management's "System backup to optical disc" feature to burn a backup image to CD or DVD.

Since you cant get into Windows , if you havent already made them , you need to order them from Acer.

Yes they make you pay for them.

You can order them here.


Good luck.

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