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How to fix my Acer Aspir R 11 lap top

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May 27, 2018 12:06:16 PM

My Acer aspire R 11 comes on and won’t go past the acer start up screen I’ve tried resetting it but it will get to the end and say problem resetting

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May 27, 2018 2:15:02 PM

Try starting it up in "Safe Mode" and see if it will load. If it does, then you know it is software and not hardware. So then check anything you recently downloaded, installed, etc. You may even want to go to "System Restore" and select a restore point prior to the time the problem started.

If, however, you can't get in even in "Safe Mode" then it may well be either a full OS restore needed or a hardware issue.

How to enter "Safe Mode" when booting the computer.

In Windows 8 and 10...

As your computer restarts, press F8 (possibly a few times) to enter "Safe Mode"

a. Press the "F4" key to Enable "Safe Mode".
(The computer will then start in "Safe Mode" with a minimal set of drivers and services.)

b. Press the "F5" key to Enable "Safe Mode" with Networking.
( Once "Safe Mode" with Networking starts, Windows is in Safe Mode, with additional network and services for accessing the Internet and other computers on your network.)

c. Press the "F6" key to Enable "Safe Mode" with Command Prompt.
(In "Safe Mode" with "Command Prompt" starts Windows in Safe Mode, with a Command Prompt window instead of the Windows interface. This option is mostly only used by IT professionals.)

Now sign in to the computer with your account name and password. (If you have one set.) When you are finished troubleshooting, you can exit "Safe Mode" restarting your computer.


In Windows 7/Vista/XP...

1. Immediately after turning on the computer, or restarting it (usually after you hear your computer beep), tap the F8 key, repeatedly, in 1 second intervals.

2. The computer will then display hardware information and run a memory test.

3. Next the "Advanced Boot Options" menu will appear.

4. In the "Advanced Boot Options" menu use the arrow keys to select "Safe Mode" or "Safe Mode with Networking" and press ENTER.
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