1. Plug in the AC adapter and battery.
2. Turn the system on
3. Immediately, press ALT on the keyboard and start tapping F10. Continue holding ALT and tapping F10 as the unit boots up.
4. A screen stating “Starting Acer Erecovery” should appear.
(Release ALT and stop tapping F10 at this point)
5. Choose Restore System Factory Default
6. Restore system to factory default
Good to know information.2008-01-04