ok cool, thanks. i hope this guy reads my reply because I was completely at a loss when it happened to me. took me months to figure out messing with the battery to make the laptop work. and now it fixed itself!
** update ** turns out it was a Microsoft Windows update that was knocking out my wireless for some reason, not letting me see any webpages. System restore fixed, and I turned off updates - so it's nothing to do with the laptop. So...
Originally Posted by taff7453
My laptop was freezing on boot up at the account selection, the cursor would not move or the keyboard operate.
I did a factory restore with the Acer discs and I am left...