And he left me with this issue! Your Windows Vista may run the Gateway Recovery Management software and not the Gateway Recovery Centre software version. When I got home and started up the laptop it had a black screen I didnt have a chance to make the start up disc. Create the recovery disk in Windows Vista Windows Vista users can create a recovery disk using the Gateway Recovery Centre software program by following these steps. Once it is complete, your Windows should load again by reinstalling the drivers and configuring itself. Your computer may use the software from Acer. It does wipe every thing out on the C: drive to be like it was when new. My friends computer somehow had a lot of the windows program files deleted and we could not even get into the control panel, there was no files or programs and when it did show a program it only displayed empty.
If so, follow the instructions from Windows 7. Continue with the next blank disk. What they had written for getting the Recovery Manager was not correct. A lot of useless searching much of it a Gateway and finally came up with that useful tip. Do you want to continue? This would boot from the recovery disk you inserted in the optical drive. This tip was not in my Gateway starter guide.
My compurter started to reset in the middle of the boot processs. I went on their site and found the owner's manual for my series and it told me how to do it. Fully clean the drive is recommended. All the best Brett This is my problem. Of course I had to re-install my applications on C:, but everything is running right again. You can reinstall Windows Vista using the backup media the original Windows Vista media. These instructions should work if your Gateway recovery partition is intact.
If you can boot into Windows 8 These instructions apply if you are able to boot into Windows 8. And he left me with this issue! Restore Windows 7 Windows 7 users can restore the system by following these instructions. Note: This option will install a recovery partition first, then restore the user partition. If you have a desktop computer, you may need to press Del and not F2. This action restores the computer to the original factory configuration.
Follow any instructions given by the wizard to restore your computer to factory conditions. If not, consider downloading an alternative recovery disk for Gateway, if your computer is displaying boot errors. Had samee problem for a customer, restore partiton. This erases all your personal data. I was bought the laptop for my bday and was going to stop on way home for disc to make my start up in the mean time while I was gone, it was turned on and updates were being done. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Mar 10, 2019 2 Jan 27, 2019 1 Mar 20, 2017 3 Aug 19, 2015 1 Aug 11, 2015 1 Jun 24, 2015 1 Feb 22, 2015 1 Feb 24, 2014 1 Dec 5, 2013 2 Feb 19, 2013 3 Jan 20, 2013 3 Dec 13, 2012 1 Sep 24, 2011 2 Jun 20, 2011 3 Sep 1, 2010 1 May 28, 2010 G 2 May 4, 2010 1 Mar 8, 2010 1 Feb 20, 2010 G 1 Jan 11, 2010.
You may need to press F6 multiple times to move it at the top of the list. Press 'F' to format drive and perform a full system recovery. For a desktop manufactures in the last 3 years, I went to repair options under the F8 advanced boot options screen. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Aug 22, 2018 1 Jun 14, 2018 1 Mar 9, 2018 3 Dec 10, 2017 1 Oct 4, 2017 2 Mar 11, 2016 1 Feb 17, 2016 1 Nov 21, 2015 1 Aug 11, 2015 1 Jun 11, 2015 5 May 15, 2015 1 Jan 25, 2015 0 Dec 23, 2014 3 Dec 1, 2014 1 Nov 1, 2014 1 May 24, 2014 2 May 16, 2014 1 Jan 13, 2013 2 Aug 10, 2012 1 Feb 23, 2012. I did create the gateway recovery disk for my daughter's laptop. If you just need to do a recovery you should be able to do it from the recovery partition if it has one by pressing a button when you boot up.
If not, follow the next set of instructions. A recovery disk is also known as a restore disc, repair disc, boot disc or rescue disk. It may restart again, once the process is done. I found this thread and it seems like a logical place to ask a question. If it did not come with disks or a partition, you can't create them, or you lost them you will have to contact gateway to get recovery disks for your model.
This loaded the system partition C: from the recovery partition hidden. Just to be safe I had made Ghost images of the all hard drive partitions before hand so I could restore them to their sickly state if needed. Your computer may still have a recovery partition intact undamaged or uncorrupted that can be used to restore your computer to its factory conditions. Safe Mode Safe Mode with networking Safe mode with command prompt Enable Boot Logging Enable low-resolution video 640x480 Last known good configuration advanced Directory services Restore Mode Debugging Mode Disable automatic restard on system failure. Backup your files before you continue! Backup your files before proceeding! What is your computer model? I got my Gateway back running after using his Alt-F10 tip. Shouts out to Frys Guy!!!!! All personal files will be deleted during the restore process.
Gateway Computers acquired eMachines Computers in 2004 and, in 2007, Gateway Computers was acquired by Acer. Create the recovery disk in Windows 7 Windows 7 users can create the set of recovery disks using the Gateway Recovery Management software. All data will be lost! I am not sure if this will work for everyone but it's worth a shot: Go to: Start Gateway Gateway Restoration Management. Is there anyway to get this stuff back I only have internet via wifi and am unable to connect to the modem with an eathernet cable right now! Is there anyway to get this stuff back I only have internet via wifi and am unable to connect to the modem with an eathernet cable right now! Create recovery disks for Gateway with Gateway Recovery Center The Acer eRecovery Management software Gateway computers shipped after November, 2004 have a backup solution called Gateway System Recovery. . Note: Easy Recovery Essentials can not be used to install or reinstall Windows. Using this partition, you can also create a set of recovery disks in case the partition becomes damaged or corrupt.