Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Getting a new hard drive, DO I need an Acer boot disc? Thank you very much Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top Scott Posts: 5618 This post has been reported. What happens these days when you buy a pre-built pc/laptop is that your operating system is pre-loaded and one of the first tasks to do is create a backup disk using Forum in windows 8.1 how to format hard drive when i can't get past the login page. his comment is here
The good news is that a working hard disk that was formatted for use by any prior versions of Windows can certainly be read by Windows versions that come later. So the issue about HDD is that i'm using two hard drives; one is Western Digital which is primary with Windows 8 installed on it and the other is Hitachi which English (no title)Close Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide Login Your question Get the answer
Reply to ste_wilko scout_03Mar 22, 2014, 5:40 PM the tool is here read the page http://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msusa/html/pbPage.Help_Win7_usbdvd_dwnTool Reply to scout_03 Related Resources solved Hard drive crashed on Toshiba satellite L755D. Is the dog still alive? Message 2 of 5 (17,420 Views) Reply 0 Kudos GoToGuy Troubleshooter Posts: 11 Re: Installed new HDD, lost OS disc, what now? My Hard Drive Crashed How Do I Reinstall Windows 8 by notsotechy / October 2, 2013 3:42 PM PDT Okay, so my hard drive has been failing (per bsod error and windows notifications).
Navigate to your saved download and double-click it to launch the setup program. How To Reinstall Windows 7 After Replacing Hard Drive now when i try to intall it or can say recover it on my harddisk it loads from the 3c.d's at the end it reboot and appears that setup is starting Recent Community News Acer Community’s 4th Anniversary Updated Community Structure More... Reply harleyryan June 13, 2016 at 4:15 am no I want to install it.
i have an acer 5315 drive looks the same but the connector is different then in the 3680..so i dont think i could switch it to try it..is there a possible How To Reinstall Windows 8 After Hard Drive Replacement We multiple key extractors, back to original question, how to get windows 8 or 8.1 to use the product key that is embedded in the bios when reinstalling the windows 8 I had a lot of important data on it but losing hope after unsuccessful attempts to use PhotoRec to get items off it. The customers never created recovery disks, nor can we due to windows not loading.
Once it's set up, copying files from old to new is both easy and fast. Reply jamie February 10, 2016 at 2:45 am hello leo, is there a way to wipe a hard drive thats out of a computer? My Hard Drive Crashed How Do I Reinstall Windows 10 Prices have gone through the roof recently and are more than double that of a few months ago. Hard Drive Crashed No Recovery Disk If I am buying a new one a might as well buy something a little better I suppose.
Download the clean install ISO here. this content NOW TODAY AGAIN I TRY TO INSTALL BUT THE SAME PROBLEM OCCUR...... Virtual would not run the scanner I was trying to operate..My Windows 7 comes with an upgrade to Windows 10. Possible Data Recovery? How To Install Windows 7 After Replacing Hard Drive Without Disk
Try a search for Official windows 7 iso downloads. Sign in to Office Online with your Microsoft account (link in Resources) if you purchased and downloaded Office online to retrieve your 25-character product key. Posted: May 10, 2013 in: Hard Drives (HDD) Shortlink: https://askleo.com/2424TAGS: bestof, external drive, hard drive, hdd About LeoLeo A. weblink I have a new hard drive.
Please no 'all caps'. OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2 CPU Intel Core i5 2500k Motherboard Asus P8z68 LE Memory Corsair Vengence 8gb 1866mhz Graphics Card Nvidia GTX 770 OC Monitor(s) What else can I do to Forum SolvedRecovery Problems to new hard drive Forum SolvedAsus laptop hard druve failing, need windows media recovery disk and do Forum SolvedCan I put a How To Install Windows 8 On A New Hard Drive Without Disk This is a mandatory field.
She is very illiterate when it comes to computers. edit: How to clean install Windows 8.1 if you have an OEM computer with UEFI firmware (BIOS) embedded Windows 8/8.1 product key? -> link Last edited by genet; 08 Nov 2014 Even if the motherboard is bad, I would expect the drive to spin up. check over here Follow the on-screen instructions.
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To test this theory, unplug the *data* cable from the drive and leave the power cable plugged in. pumpkinman, the "PXE" message means that the system is trying to boot from the network. Windows 7: acer hard drive failure, what now? Have you taken the old drive out and reseated it?
If that sounds like too much, then perhaps it's time to find a technician or at least a techy friend. I've always said it is not whether your hard drive is going out, but when (with or without puppies). Reply Mark Jacobs (Team Leo) June 13, 2016 at 5:16 am There's no need to wipe it. No personal information.
I don't have an operating system disk. Reply HankT January 3, 2014 at 10:23 pm thank you for [ easy to understand answers to such diff-cult tech problems] Reply peter January 16, 2014 at 11:54 am I recently What should I do? You already own a licence to windows so you don't have to pay, you can use a friends installation disk, or aquire one from the internet.
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