Mirrored R and E Keys on Keyboard of Acer Vero Notebooks
Why are the R and E keys backwards on my Acer Vero notebook? Acer Vero products were designed with sustainability in mind. The R and E keys represent the 'Re' in Reduce, Reuse & Recycle. To help reinforce this message, the Vero products feature a keyboard with mirrored R and E keys that are yellow instead of white. Acer…
Windows 11 Power and Battery Settings Not Displaying After Upgrade
Why am I not able to see any Windows 11 power and battery settings? If the Windows 11 Power & battery setting page is not displaying any information, you need to check if there are any Windows 11 updates available. For instructions on how to check for Windows updates, see Windows 11: How to Check for Windows Updates. This…
Windows 11 Upgrade Availability
When can I upgrade to Windows 11? Microsoft is currently pushing out the Windows 11 upgrade to eligible devices. The upgrade will be distributed in phases between October 5, 2021 and Spring 2022. If you want to upgrade, you need to download and install all available Windows updates. For instructions on how to do this, see…
Using USB Drive as External Storage for Windows 11 Upgrade
Can I use a USB drive for external storage I have insufficient space for the Windows 11 upgrade? If you run out of space when upgrading to Windows 11, you can use a USB drive for external storage.
Accessory Compatibility with Windows 11
Will my accessories work with Windows 11? If your accessories worked with Windows 10 and they meet the Windows 11 requirements, they should work with Windows 11. However, it is impossible to do compatibility tests with all the accessories that are on the market. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that all Windows 10…
Not Meeting Minimum Requirements for Windows 11 Upgrade
What if my computer does not meet the minimum hardware specifications? Can I stay on Windows 10? If your computer does not meet the minimum hardware requirements, you cannot upgrade to Windows 11. Fortunately, you can continue to use Windows 10 until October 14, 2025. Microsoft has committed to supporting Windows 10 until…
Undoing Windows 11 Upgrade
Can I go back to Windows 10 after I upgrade if I don't like Windows 11? Within 10 Days of Installing Windows 11 After you have installed the Windows 11 upgrade, there is a 10-day period where you can move back to Windows 10 while keeping files and data that you brought along with you. 10+ Days After Installing Windows 11…
Waiting with Upgrading to Windows 11
Can I continue to use Windows 10 and not upgrade to Windows 11? You do not have to upgrade to Windows 11 yet. You can continue to use Windows 10 until October 14, 2025. Past that date, Microsoft will no longer support Windows 10.
Windows 11 Installation Time
How long does it take to install Windows 11? Downloading and installing Windows 11 will most likely take longer than a typical Windows 10 feature update. You can use your computer while you are downloading Windows 11 and then you have the option to schedule the install to happen at a specific time when you are not planning…
Validity of Free Windows 11 Upgrade
How long will the free Windows 11 upgrade offer last? The free upgrade offer does not have a specific end date for eligible systems. However, Microsoft reserves the right to eventually end support for the free offer. This end date will be no sooner than one year from general availability.