i cannot access the computer at all, it switches on ok but asks for my password, i cannot get anything after that
After burning, bootup your system using the disc; the recovery tool will start automatically.
Follow the on-screen directions accordingly, and see if the tool is able to retrieve your account's password. Remove the disc as soon as the computer reboots, and load up your OS as you do normally, and see if you can login to your account now using the retrieved password.
If this doesn't work, you may order a set of recovery discs for your Acer model, using the following link:https://secure.tx.acer.com/RCDB/Main.aspx?brand=acerEnter the serial number provided at the back of your laptop, then click Submit. You will need to have a valid credit card to make the purchase, after which you may use the recovery discs provided to restore your laptop back to factory settings, resetting your password XXXXX the process.
dont have a disk can i use a usb 2.0 flash drive
edit boot options
edit windows boot options for: windows7
hard disk: 4d8d1f88