Reinstalling Windows XP Acer Aspire One

aluminumcity - Jul 8, 2009 at 02:29 PM
 eco - Nov 25, 2013 at 10:41 AM

Last weekend, I bought an Acer Aspire One D-150. I decided to put Windows 7 on it. I can not find a copy of Acer's eRecovery Management anywhere on the internet. I have tried making an image of the hidden partition with Macrium Reflect but it's not bootable. I still have the hidden partition on my HDD, I just can't boot to it. if I hold ALT+F10, I get a "Change Boot Options" screen.

I want to return this on the weekend because it was sold to me under false pretenses (I wanted an MSI model because it's better for me in a lot of ways, but they lied about the warranty on the MSI to get me to spend $50 more on the Acer). I need XP on it. Help? I need to install XP.

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spectra670 Posts 1 Registration date Tuesday November 19, 2013 Status Member Last seen November 19, 2013
Nov 19, 2013 at 11:11 PM
Overall, we believe organizations are doing pretty well getting off Windows XP, but we are speaking with many every week that have barely started and are beginning to panic.