Acer (C) and Data (A) on my aspire laptop? Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Acer Aspire Storage Last response: March 31, 2010 9:30 PM in Storage Share Metal Micky March 31, 2010 7:11:32 AM On my Acer Laptop se an Acer (C) and Data (A). Which one stores my software and programs, and which one stores my backup? Oh, and what does the (A) and (C) stand for? Cheers! More about : acer data aspire laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove buwish Laptop Authority March 31, 2010 9:12:10 PM Most likely the C drive handles your programs, OS, etc... The A drive (which is a strange letter assignment, as A is usually reserved yet for disk drives) probably holds the restore partition. | Report abuse Metal Micky March 31, 2010 9:30:35 PM Hi Buwish Thanks for the quick reply!!! | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Acer (C) and Data (A) on my aspire laptop?> Related ressources: ForumCan I do programming on Acer aspire one d255 laptop ? ForumAcer aspire one 521 reinstall ForumHow to reboot acer aspire 8730 ForumAcer aspire 3680 steps to do clean install of windows xp ForumGames freezing on Acer Aspire 7551G ForumACER ASPIRE ONE 721 / SAVE FILES / CANT BOOT ANYMORE ForumAcer laptop aspire with wiped out Vista os what can I do to make it work again? ForumAcer Aspire 5735 - Missing HD in OS installation Problems ForumWhere is the wifi button on acer aspire c 675 ForumIs it possible to upgrade an Acer Aspire 5535 from 32 to 64 bit ForumAcer aspire 5315 laptop recovery disk ForumACER ASPIRE 9510 Upgrade ForumHow to fix acer laptop .... ForumNo screen on Acer Aspire 5920G laptop ForumAcer Aspire AS7750G vs HP Pavilion dv7-6 c 90us ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !