Wiping an Acer C740

  • To remove your Acer C740 Chromebook from the district management domain complete the following steps.  Note - this process will NOT work until 12pm, August 7, 2020.  Attempts to remove your device from the domain before that date will fail and the device will automatically re-enroll under Wauwatosa School District management controls.

    This process will only work for students that graduate Wauwatosa School District.  This process will fail if attempted on any other device.

    1. Shutdown your Chromebook
    2. Hold Esc key and the Refresh Key and turn on your Chromebook.  Continue to hold the Esc and Refresh Key as the device powers up.
    3. Once you reach the "Developer Page" release the Esc and Refresh keys and then simultaneously press the CTRL, ALT, and D keys.
    4. Press Enter
    5. Wait for the Chromebook to restart
    6. Once your Chromebook has restarted press Space then Enter again
    7. At this point your Chromebook will reboot and enter the initial setup phase.  You can now set the device up with a personal GMail account.