Warning: This process will erase all your data. Jun 14, 2011 #4 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 You tried my suggestion but you didn't answer my question. Continuing with the other ideas. 0 Life is what YOU make of it....... I am getting headaches for two days_so Far_ during this excrutiating problem. have a peek here
Any help? Run Acer eRecovery Management in Safe Mode If you are not able to boot into Windows, you can try running Acer eRecovery Management in Safe Mode and try changing the password All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar Was this your own copy of XP? http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/acer-5100-with-xp-hangs-after-new-install-395096.html
flash the BIOS to see if it is corrupted or not. aford10Apr 9, 2009, 5:54 AM joners said: Hi,Im getting the same issue myself on an acer laptop.Im running XP Pro Sp3 the disk install is a genuine one, that has been All others are at 00. High Performance Workstation PC Wireless connection problems Hidden Programs facebook gameroom dl/install...
Click Next to confirm the action. Fix #1: Remove any peripherals from your computer and leave only the essentials (keyboard and mouse): printers, USB flash drives, scanners etc. In other words sometimes it could take hours to decide. Acer Aspire Drivers arnie074Jun 12, 2009, 5:20 AM Quote: As stated the only process that shows usage is the task manager.
Yes I know it's an old unit but it's not mine. How To Install Windows Xp In Acer Laptop Report sar- Apr 14, 2009 06:35AM you r the best . All rights reserved. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/260087-28-clean-install-usage A list of files should be listed now, one of each should be named as aimdrs.dat.
Anyway I just got an air mouse so i turn on the computer and plug in the usb receiver but windows 7 takes forever to load up, the mouse works fine I formated the hard drive and tried to install Microsoft Windows XP Pro and it got just past the windows installation screen and then came up with detecting no hard drive http://www.acer.nl/... The motherboard's name is Acer N1996.
AnonymousApr 8, 2009, 10:13 AM As stated the only process that shows usage is the task manager. http://newwikipost.org/topic/FN8lz1GhSCcMHowpxs5VYrSI6ytQwyS4/Acer-Aspire-One-A0751H-install-onto-SSD-hangs.html To boot into Safe Mode, follow these instructions: Windows XP users: Press F8 multiple times before Windows XP splash screen appears. How To Install Windows Xp On Acer Aspire One Netbook It is an Acer Aspire 5100 with media center on it. How To Install Windows Xp On Acer Veriton if it has 2, take one out and try to boot, swap them , try to boot again.
Jun 16, 2011 #17 AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026 Correct! navigate here Jun 15, 2011 #9 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 Good point Albert, I was assuming from the test done in post 4, with everything diconnected from the motherboard, that would have Right? I pulled each ram chip independently and swapped in other chips with the same result. How To Change Sata Mode In Bios
The continous beep with everything disconnected is an encouraging sign that the motherboard is not dead. gamerk316Apr 9, 2009, 4:08 AM The 'System Idle Process' is SUPPOSED to be at 99% most of the time; it represents how much of the CPU is NOT doing work. When you have booted into XP there are a few ways to activate then 1. Check This Out Click OK to confirm.
Report ufo99- Feb 24, 2010 11:35AM I have problem, instalation was canceled. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Click on Restore Factory Settings.Restore Factory Settings in Windows 8 Click Next.
Thanks Smokey and Snoopy for the help =) Chuck 0 Life is what YOU make of it....... After the chkdsk process is completed, restart your computer. Your computer will now restart and boot into the Acer eRecovery Management program. You need to use a live Linux CD to run commands in Terminal.
When Windows 8 starts again, select a keyboard language. for a week i was looking through forums and trying to figure out what happened. Everything went well until I came to reboot. http://intracom2008.com/how-to/how-to-install-windows-8-1.html Click on Reset your PC.
As a clue the pins are usually near the CMOS battery and there are 3 of them - there will be a jumper in place so it needs to be removed I was trying to do the step # 2... Is there a Recovery partition? i also and removed the acer screen saver kept it disabled .
Back to top #17 Smokey Smokey Senior TEG Forum Member Members 12,889 posts Gender:Male Location:Calgary, Alberta Interests:Babbling on the eldergeek. Click on that name.Acer Recovery Management software in Windows 8 If you receive this message - Do you want to allow the following program to make changes to this but whatever it works now!SO...all that summarized... I don't have any dell disks...
Windows 8 users: Restart your computer and immediately hold the Shift key and click on the Restart key. This Laptop has Phoenix BIOS setup utility and in that boot heading it already shows the original hard drive as IDE 0. Jun 16, 2011 #15 Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,889 OK, have you looked for these pins next to the battery. Select your optical drive, e.g.
now taskmgr.exe can only take 100% on one core effectivly limiting the memory leak to 50% of the processor, leaving me with the other core (the other half) to at least I actually lost the manual of the motherboard of this computer and I don't want to destroy it. I will post back if i ever get it working, but i hope this will help someone. Im stumped!Anyone got any suggestions?Hardware: Acer Aspire 1640, 40Gb Ide HDD, 1Gb Ram.