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Recovery partition corrupted

  1. #1

    Posts : 29
    Windows 8 Developer preview

    Recovery partition corrupted

    Dear all,

    I have a PQSERVICE (Acer eRecovery partition) is corrupted and I decided to return to Windows 7 (factory defalts) and set up a dual boot because a lot of drivers (expasialy printer drivers) is not supported in Windows 8 because it is a beta version and the retail haven't released yet. How to repair it?
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  2. #2

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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1

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    We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
    & made the Startup Repair CD.
    startup repair disc-create

    Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?

    You can Order Acer recovery disks from here:
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  3. #3

    Posts : 29
    Windows 8 Developer preview

    I entered my serial number and my SNID, but no response. I found a re-image recovery cd (for aspire x3950 only) purchase link in : Acer Aspire X3950 Restore and Acer Aspire X3950 Windows 7 Recovery Partition Re-Image DVDs.
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  4. #4

    Mt. Crumpit cave
    Posts : 108
    Win 7 Ult X64 SP1

    You won't need any serials or keys to create recovery disks. did you read the tutorial theog posted?
    That link for disk looks very much like a scam, you don't have to pay for a recovery disk, which only lets you boot to repairs options. You can use another PC having the same Windows version you have to make your recovery disk.
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  5. #5

    Posts : 29
    Windows 8 Developer preview

    Maybe I take my computer to the service center. Let acer see what's happen to my recovery partition.
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