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Acer :: Recovery CD (ISO File Called STCDBOOT)

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I found something once on one of my recovery CD'S. It is an ISO file called STCDBOOT. I burned the ISO image and it made some wierd boot disk. Has anone else tried this? I was wondering if this could rebuild the PQSERVICE? This ISO is on the first disk called System.

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Ubuntu :: Dual Boot - Acer Laptop Hidden Recovery Partition ubuntuforums.org

I just got a new acer laptop that came loaded with Win 7, and I want to dual boot with Ubuntu. Naturally the laptop didn't come with a Win 7 disc, but instead has the stupid recovery partition. I've made the recovery DVDs from the eRecovery program but.... From what I read the acer recovery setup is extremely picky and will refuse to work after the partitions have been messed with. Apparently the ALT+F10 to start the recovery process on boot won't even work if acer's MBR is overwritten. What's worse, even the recovery DVDs won't work without the MBR! (At least from what I've been reading... I guess if you install a different HD you are SOL) So how does one get around this? I couldn't care less about acer's stupid recovery partition, but if I ever need to send the computer in for service I think they actually charge extra to restore their crap.

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We have a brand new Aspire E15 and are wanting to create a recovery backup on to a usb drive.   As per the user manual we type recovery in the search and select 'Acer Recovery Management'.   We then get the User Acount Control window asking if we want to allow Acer Recovery Management to make changes to the computer, then click 'Yes'.   Then nothing happens......

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I am able extract the file "hurd-live-cd-20051117.iso.gz" using file-roller but i cannot do it using tar command ,i gave the command tar -xzvf hurd-live-cd-20051117.iso.gz although it exited without error the file is not extracted what is the correct options to use to extract the file?