I have an acer 5100 aspire laptop just switched iit on and it came up on a black Tags: Acer Laptops Aspire Last response: February 8, 2011 12:49 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Anonymous a b D Laptop February 8, 2011 11:26:42 AM I have an acer 5100 aspire laptop just switched iit on and it came up on a black screen as follows: Windows Boot Manager Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause. To fix the Problem: 1. Insert your Windows installation disc and restart your computer. 2. Choose your language settings, and click "Next." 3. Click "Repair your computer." If you do not have this disc, contact your system administrator or computer manufacturer for assistance. File: Windowssystem32configsystem Status: 0xc000014c Info: Windows failed to load because the system registry file is missing, or corrupt. ENTER=Continue ESC=Exit I have tried booting the dvd disk but it wont let me , i even went thru the Bios to enable everything and still not working pls can you help thanks emma More about : acer 5100 aspire laptop switched iit black house70 a b D Laptop February 8, 2011 12:49:11 PM You may need to set the DVD-Rom as the first boot device in BIOS. If you already did that, let us know what error you get when you try to boot from a CD or DVD. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Acer Aspire 5100 Laptop Black screen after upgrading to 4GB RAM Forum Just opened up our brand new Acer Aspire Z all in one which my daughter received for Christmas. When we switched it on it has Forum Acer Aspire 5335 laptop black screen on power up Forum ACER ASPIRE 5100 LAPTOP DRIVER FOR WIN 7 Forum SolvedAcer Aspire 5560G does not start up, black screen Forum Boot and startup disk for acer aspire 5100 laptop Forum How to reinstall Windows Vista Home Premium on Acer Aspire 5100 laptop Forum Solvedi relaced the power jack on my acer aspire but now when i power it up all i get is a black screen Forum Need to upgrade processor in acer aspire 5100 series laptop Forum Acer laptop aspire 5100 Forum Acer Aspire 5100 Laptop Upgrade Forum Acer aspire 5100 laptop won't boot Forum Acer Aspire 5100 laptop not booting Forum SolvedAcer Aspire 7720G Black Screen However Still Boots Up Forum SolvedAcer aspire (15.6" Touch Screen Laptop 4GB Memory 500GB Hard Drive Black) - How good is it for the price? Forum SolvedAcer Aspire Laptop Wont Start Up Forum ACER aspire laptop screen is black and non responsive!! HELP!!! Forum My Acer aspire e1 571 charger blow up and the laptop went off. I have tried putting it no with no response. When I connect ano Forum MY WI FI IS OFF, HOW DO i TURN IT ON?? ACER LAPTOP COMPUTER, ASPIRE M. lOOKED FOR A BOTTON TO SWITCH ON, BUT i DON'T HAVE ANY, Forum my acer aspire laptop is not booting up all the way.first it goes to windows error recovery, then it says starting windows for Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !