Solved Formating and installing Tags: Acer Laptops Last response: February 23, 2013 4:40 PM in Laptops & Notebooks 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 Share 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. 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? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a c 248 D Laptop February 23, 2013 4:40:55 PM Best answer selected by Brett928S2. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Formating drive C (win xp), creating two partitions and installing win 7 32bit a Forum Formating disk error Forum Inataled os without formating hard disk where do i find c drive data Forum Reinstalling windows 7 after formating Forum Formating new HDD before installing WinXP on new build? Forum Formating 2 320gb HDD's in RAID0 Forum formating only c: drive and not e,f,g drives installing xp Forum Installing OS on H/D without formating . Forum Formating Forum My computer is ded while formating Forum Formating Windows Xp Forum Help with partitioning/ formating 2nd HDD Forum I have a really weird problem formating my hard drive Forum I can not delete partition from the hard drive during formating the Forum How do I add a new HDD without formating the other older HDD? Forum Low end laptop or a tab ? Forum Dvd-cd drive makes weird wiki-wiki robot type noises when installing.. Forum Installing an OS on a scrubbed disk Forum What does formating my SD card on my computer do to my SD card? Forum Installing sony vaio e series Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !