We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Windows Help


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Blue screen


LEEDASH

Likes # 0

Hi,got a little prob with my acer laptop.When surfing web or any thing else,laptop switches off,goes to a blue scree with writing,stating 'is this the 1st time u have seen this message'boot from f8 ? Then boots up ? Any ideas please

Like this post
mooly

Likes # 0

F8 is boot into safe mode.
Have you tried doing a system restore back to a known good date ?

Have you updated any drivers/installed software etc recently ?

Maybe run chkdisk,

click here

you need to do a restart after scheduling if you want it to run now.

Also maybe try,
click here

Last resort would be a factory reset using Acer ERecovery.

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

New iPhone 6 review: best ever iPhone is very good... but no longer the best phone you can buy

IDG UK Sites

Is Apple losing confidence in itself?

IDG UK Sites

Professional photo and video techniques for perfect colours

IDG UK Sites

How (and where) to buy an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in the UK. Plus: What to do if you pre-ordered...