Solved Formating and installing Tags: Acer Laptops Last response: February 23, 2013 4:40 PM in Laptop Tech Support Share loloy January 13, 2013 11:15:35 AM Hello, how to reformat the laptop and install OS? More about : formating installing Best solution EzioAs January 13, 2013 12:08:24 PM Insert the OS installation media (DVD, USB), go to BIOS, set the number 1 boot priority to dvd/usb, follow the installation wizard (there's also the option to format the drive during the setup wizard) and all you need to do afterwards is wait. Share zdbc13 a b D Laptop January 13, 2013 12:08:55 PM Some laptops come with a recovery partition to automatically load the operating system, other's you have to use a Windows install disk. What model laptop do you have? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop February 23, 2013 4:40:55 PM Best answer selected by Brett928S2. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources how to prevent formating harddrive totally when installing win 8 os Forum SolvedFormating new HDD before installing WinXP on new build? Forum problems after formating and installing Forum Formating drive C (win xp), creating two partitions and installing win 7 32bit a Forum Installing OS on H/D without formating. Forum formating only c: drive and not e,f,g drives installing xp Forum Formating disk for clean install of Win 8 - need disk or? Forum new 3TB hdd - Formating and window installation Forum accidently installed os without formating the c drive now i have both the os in two different drives how to remove secondary Forum Not able to install xp on my latop after formating c drive but esi to load wind Forum Laptop webcam not installed after formating my pc,usb2.0camera is missing Forum Question about formating during installation ? Forum formating after failed install Forum Solvedformatting issues when installing: System reserved partition missing. Forum SolvedOnly my C drive will be formatted while installing widow 8.1 ? Forum Solvedi have deleted drive d: instead of formatting it, while installing windows8.. then i lost the drive: ,it is been allocated int Forum SolvedDo I have to format HD If installing new CPU? Forum SolvedRe-installing Windows 7 and formatting HDD, need help backing up drivers. Forum SolvedAudio and Video not working properly after formatting and re-installing Windows 7 Forum SolvedIs this the correct way to format, when installing a new MOBO, CPU, and RAM? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !