I have an older Acer pentium that always worked well. Connected to an HP 2610 printer, linksys 802 adapter to Verizon DSL, a RIC 450 monitor. One day it went / crashed, etc. When I attempted to reboot I got nothing and I mean nothing! I played with the ACER cd (win95) and the 98se upgrade cd and got the machine back. NOW I HAVE NO WIRELESS, NO PRINTER, NO CONTROL ON DISPLAY SETTINGS, AND I CANNOT GET INTO ANY OF MY COREL PROGRAMS. WHILE I AM NOT A COMPUTER GEEK, I AM NOT AFRAID TO LOOK INTO THINGS AND PUT QUESTIONABLE TITLES ( MY SON PLAYED ALOT OF INTERNET GAMES, ETC.) THAT I FELT COULD HAVE CAUSED A PROBLEM IN THE RECYCLE BIN. WHEN I GO TO RESTORE I'M AFRAID THE LAST 4 CABS LISTED WHERE MY FAILED ATTEMPTS AND I NEED THE FILES FROM LETS SAY MAY25TH. THE DRIVERS FOR THIS MONITOR ARE A PROBLEM, EVIDENTALY RIC IS HARD TO FIND. I HAVE MY DISCS FOR THE HP AND COREL THAT I AM HOPING WILL ALLOW ME ACCESS TO FILES. CAN ANYONE HELP ?
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