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 buwish a b D Laptop a b G Storage 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. Metal Micky March 31, 2010 9:30:35 PM Hi Buwish Thanks for the quick reply!!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIn MY COMPUTER when I open it, there is C Drive and the D drive does not say DVD it says DATA It is on a ACER laptop Forum Solvedhow to recover data from a acer aspire with SATA Forum SolvedRestore data before factory reset acer aspire one Forum SolvedAcer aspire Laptop frozen Forum Solvedhow to erase everything on a windows 7 acer aspire laptop Forum Solvedhow do I restore factory settings on my Acer aspire 5553 laptop? Forum SolvedAcer-Aspire Laptop 2.5ghz +2gb Dedicated. Forum Acer aspire 5920 died, how to retrieve all data from HD Forum Conserve data partition after recovery. Acer aspire 5750G Forum SolvedAcer Aspire 5733z good laptop or not? Forum Acer Aspire V5-552 AMD A10 CPU temp 103 C Forum Solvedcompatable screens for acer aspire 5532 laptop Forum Help with Acer Aspire 5542 - Damaged Hard drive(?) Recover data Forum Solvedwhich windows is best for Laptop Acer aspire E1-571? Forum SolvedKey board not working on my Acer Aspire laptop Forum SolvedHow to connect my mac bluetooth keyboard and mouse to my Acer Aspire S3 laptop? Forum SolvedNeed help choosing and installing memory stick for my Acer Aspire V5-552-X418 Laptop? Forum SolvedMy wifi button wont turn on on my Acer Aspire 5000 series laptop. Forum SolvedGraphics Card Compatibility for Acer Aspire M5-583P-6428 Laptop Forum SolvedCompatible Graphics Cards for Acer Aspire 6920 LF1 Laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !