Upgrade Acer® Aspire One Series Laptops to Windows® 7
Acer Aspire One series laptops are very popular because of their high performance and build-quality. They come with the latest of processors and high quality components that are build to last for many years. Any Operating System can be installed on Acer Aspire One series laptops and the system would work flawlessly. If your Acer Aspire One laptop is operating on Windows XP or Windows Vista it is highly recommended that the OS be upgraded to the latest Windows 7 OS. This is because Windows 7 would extract better performance from your Acer Aspire One laptop and is more stable and secure than any previous Windows based OS. Windows 7 also has more numbers of features compared to previous Windows based operating systems. Windows XP or Windows Vista OS installed on your Acer Aspire One Laptop can be easily upgraded to the Windows 7 using the installation disc of the Windows 7 OS. Acer Aspire One laptop users can also upgrade to Windows 7 using online means.
- Create data backup
- Ensure power backup
- Resolve system errors
Create data backup
Before starting with the upgrade of Acer Aspire One laptop to Windows 7 OS, users are advised to create backup of all data on the system. The backup of data must be created on a removable data storage medium. Even though upgrading the Windows OS installed on your Acer Aspire One laptop to Windows 7 does not involve removing any data on the system, the data backup must be created as a precautionary measure. This will ensure that even if some problems come up during the upgrade process, data would be safe and secure.
Ensure power backup
Upgrading your Acer Aspire One laptop from Windows XP or Windows Vista to Windows 7 involves changing very large numbers of system files on the OS. This means that very large numbers of system files have to be copied from the installation source to the hard disk of the system. All Acer Aspire One laptop users upgrading the OS to Windows 7 are advised to ensure sufficient power backup for the system (either charging the battery or providing an alternate power source) as power related interruptions during the upgrade process would render the system inoperable.
Before starting with the upgrade of Acer Aspire One laptop to Windows 7, users are recommended to resolve all errors in the existing Operating System. The errors within the registry of the system and errors with some of the system files have to be resolved. Upgrading the OS with errors to Windows 7 would run into errors and subsequent failure. Registry of the system must be cleaned with a registry cleaning software and the installed OS must be repaired if some of the system files are found missing when using the 'sfc/scannow' command.