Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Acer Aspirex1200 trying to restore from sys disks


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 jcharles1971

jcharles1971

  • Members
  • 2 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:01:16 AM

Posted 11 May 2011 - 07:52 PM

I recently replaced my mother board because it appeard that the processor (Athlon4050E) was fried. A friend in the IT buisiness did the installation of the hardware and then restored from the system disks (Win Vista Home Premium OEMAct Acer Inc). Seemed to run fine, I had updated my Virus protection (spybot search and destroy free home editon, and Malwarebytes full purchased home version ),and Win Vista Srvce Pack 2, as well as the drivers for my Display and NVIDIA Chipset (Graphics set i believe). The computer locked on me when i was trying to reload World of Warcraft from the Install disk, it just stopped responding while the exe for World of Warcraft was just starting. I had to hardboot, and now i cannot boot from the Harddrive, from the system restore disks, Or even the NVIDIA Boot agent on the Mother board. When i try to restore using the disks, i get the message " X:\RyTools\NAPP6.exe-dialog box, Restore Failed, Reason:0xa0000000. " If anyone has any ideas , please let me know. Thanks in advance.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 hamluis

hamluis

    Moderator


  • Moderator
  • 56,415 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Killeen, TX
  • Local time:01:16 AM

Posted 12 May 2011 - 09:50 AM

Worth reading, Changing a Motherboard or Moving Hard Drive - http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/moving_xp.html

I don't know anything about Acer systems or recovery/restore mechanisms...but I would not expect a change of motherboard to be conducive to using such as a means of installing Windows. The drivers and settings are A, while the new board is B.

Louis




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users