Solved Formating and installing Tags: Acer Laptops How To 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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to loloy Register or log in to remove 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. | Report abuse Reply to EzioAs zdbc13 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? | Report abuse Reply to zdbc13 Brett928S2 Laptop Authority February 23, 2013 4:40:55 PM Best answer selected by Brett928S2. | Report abuse Reply to Brett928S2 Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Formating and installing> Related ressources: ForumFormating drive C (win xp), creating two partitions and installing win 7 32bit a ForumFormating disk error ForumInataled os without formating hard disk where do i find c drive data ForumReinstalling windows 7 after formating ForumFormating new HDD before installing WinXP on new build? ForumFormating 2 320gb HDD's in RAID0 Forumformating only c: drive and not e,f,g drives installing xp ForumInstalling OS on H/D without formating . ForumFormating ForumMy computer is ded while formating ForumFormating Windows Xp ForumHelp with partitioning/ formating 2nd HDD ForumI have a really weird problem formating my hard drive ForumI can not delete partition from the hard drive during formating the ForumHow do I add a new HDD without formating the other older HDD? ForumLow end laptop or a tab ? ForumDvd-cd drive makes weird wiki-wiki robot type noises when installing.. ForumInstalling an OS on a scrubbed disk ForumWhat does formating my SD card on my computer do to my SD card? ForumInstalling sony vaio e series More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !