Acer eRecovery

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Acer eRecovery   

Acer eRecovery is a tool to quickly backup and restore the system. 
Users can create and save a backup of the current system configuration 
to hard drive, CD, or DVD.

Acer eRecovery consists of the following functions:
1

Create backup

2

Restore from backup

3

Create factory default image CD

4

Re-install bundled software without CD

5

Change Acer eRecovery password

This chapter will guide you through each process.

Note: This feature is only available on certain models.

Create backup

Users can create and save backup images to hard drive, CD, or DVD. 

1

Boot to Windows XP

2

Press <Alt>+<F10> to open the Acer eRecovery utility. 

3

Enter the password to proceed. The default password is six zeros.

4

In the Acer eRecovery window, select Recovery settings and click 
Next.

5

In the Recovery settings window, select Backup snapshot image 
and click Next.

6

Select the backup method.  

a

Use Backup to HDD to store the backup disc image on drive D:. 

b

Backup to optical device to store the backup disc image on CD 
or DVD (only available on systems that include an optical disc 
burner).

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After choosing the backup method, click Next.

Follow the instruction on screen to complete the process.