Acer Aspire T650A User Guide

Change password

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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 actions and click 
Next.

5

In the Recovery settings window, select Reinstall applications/
drivers and click Next.

6

Select the desired driver/application and follow the instructions on 
screen to re-install.

At first launch, Acer eRecovery prepares all the needed software and 
may take few seconds to bring up the software content window.

Change password

Acer eRecovery and Acer disc-to-disc recovery are protected by a 
password that can be changed by the user. Follow the steps below to 
change the password in Acer eRecovery.
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 Password: Change Acer 
eRecovery password and click Next.

6

Follow the instructions on screen to complete the process.

Note: If the system crashes, and will not boot to Windows, you can 
run Acer disc-to-disc recovery to restore the factory default image 
under DOS mode.