Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook ?

I got this computer from my mom cause she couldnt get it to start to vista .. it will turn on with no problem but it go to the startup repair screen and starts to see if there is anything that needs repair then it says (Startup Repair cannot repair this computer automatically!) its recommends that i sent info to microsoft! So my question is how and if i can recover this computer?


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Instead of repairing, there are other options it gives such as restoring the computer to an earlier time. Choose that option and try to pick a restore point back before the problems began. Just boot the machine with the vista disc, when windows files load, there will be an option to restore.
Do you have the installation disk? Try and load the disk, and (with disk in) reboot and wait for the prompt "Boot from CD". If it goes through, reinstall Windows. If it won't run the CD before the harddrive to boot, you can "force" the computer to boot from the CD drive first in the BIOS (when the computer first starts, in the first 10 seconds, press either F2 or (for Acer) Alt+Ctrl+Esc)
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\015\012This will allow you to enter BIOS, from there, using the arrow keys, find the selection for "Change Boot Order", and set your CD-ROM to boot first (default is usually an old disk drive, the the C: drive and then CD-ROM) This will tell the CPU to look to the CD drive first for instructions on how to boot...
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\015\012Hope this helps!
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\015\012 -- RT
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