External Diskette Drive Check

Do the following to isolate the problem to a controller, driver, or diskette. A write-enabled, diagnostic diskette is required. NOTE Make sure that the diskette does not have more than one label attached to it. Multiple labels can cause damage to the drive or cause the drive to fail. Do the following to select the test device. 1. Boot from the diagnostics diskette and start the diagnostics program. 2. See if FDD Test is passed as the program runs to FDD Test. 3. Follow the instructions in the...

Chapter System Introduction

Features System Block Board Layout Top Bottom View Front Closed front view Left view Right Rear view Bottom view Indicators Easy-Launch Buttons Using the Lock keys and embedded numeric Windows Hot Special keys Touchpad Touchpad Hardware Specifications and Configurations 18 BIOS Setup Navigating the BIOS Utility Information Main Exit BIOS Flash Utility Create Crisis Recovery Recover BIOS from Crisis Recovery Chapter 3 Machine Disassembly and Replacement 42 General Information Before You Begin...

Power System Check

To verify the symptom of the problem, power on the computer using each of the following power sources 2. Connect the power adapter and check that power is supplied. 3. Disconnect the power adapter and install the charged battery pack then check that power is supplied by the battery pack. If you suspect a power problem, see the appropriate power supply check in the following list Check the Power Adapter on page 61 Check the Battery Pack on page 62 Unplug the power adapter cable from the computer...

Easy Launch Buttons

Email Buttons

Located at the upper-right, above the keyboard are four buttons. These buttons are called launch keys. They are mail, Web browser, Acer Empowering key , amyrarne user-programmable button. Press to nmliie Acer eManager. The mail and Web buttons are pre-set ot email and internet programs, uroQRIn li reset by users. To set the Web browser, mail and programmable keys, run the Acer Launch Manager. Internet browser user-programmable Email application user-programmable

Bottom view

Houses the computer's hard disc secured by a screw . Unlatches the battery to remove the battery pack. Note Do not cover or obstruct the opening of the fan. The computer has three easy-to-read status icons on the upper-right above the keyboard, and four on the front panel. Lights when Numeric Lock is activated. Indicates when the hard disk or optical drive is active. Lights when the battery is being charged. Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication. Indicates the status of Bluetooth...

Disassembly Procedure Flowchart

The flowchart on the succeeding page gives you a graphic representation on the entire disassembly sequence and instructs you on the components that need to be removed during servicing. For example, if you want to remove the main board, you must first remove the keyboard, then disassemble the inside assembly frame in that order.

Navigating the BIOS Utility

There are six menu options Info., Main, System Devices, Security, Boot, and Exit. Follow these instructions To choose a menu, use the cursor left right keys gg . To choose a parameter, use the cursor up down keys QQ . To change the value of a parameter, press por Q. A plus sign indicates the item has sub-items. Press to expand this item. Press while you are in any of the menu options to go to the Exit menu. In any menu, you can load default settings by pressing g. You can also press g to save...

Disassembling the Upper Case Assembly

Bluetooth Chip For Travelmate 4060

Disconnect the touchpad board to touchpad FFC. 2. Disconnect the touchpad board to main board FFC. 3. Then detach the touchpad board to main board FFC from the touchpad board. 4. Remove the three screws that secure the touchpad board. 5. Remove the touchpad board from the upper case. 6. Disconnect the touchpad board to touchpad FFC. 7. Remove the touchpad board to touchpad FFC from the uppwer case assembly. 8. Remove the four screws holding the touchpad bracket. 9. Detach the touchpad...

Features

Acer Lugano Mainboard

This computer was designed with the user in mind. Here are just a few of its many features Platform Intel Pentium M 730 740 750 760 770 780 processor 2MB L2 cache, 1.60 1.73 1.86 2 2.13 2.26 GHz, 533 MHz FSB Intel Pentium M 725 processor 2MB L2 Cache, 1.60 GHz, 400 MHz FSB Intel Celeron M processor 360 370 380 1 MB L2 cache, 1.40 1.50 1.60 GHz, 400 MHz FSB 256 MB 512 MB of DDRII 533 memory, upgradeable to 2 GB with dual so DIMM modules 40 60 80 100 GB ATA 100 hard disk DVD-Dual double-layer...

BIOS Setup Utility

The BIOS Setup Utility is a hardware configuration program built into your computer s BIOS Basic Input Output System . Your computer is already properly configured and optimized, and you do not need to run this utility. However, if you encounter configuration problems, you may need to run Setup. Please also refer to Chapter 4 Troubleshooting when problem arises. To activate the BIOS Utility, press M during POST when Press lt F2 gt to enter Setup message is prompted on the bottom of screen ....

Information

Intel R Pentium R processor 1.73GHz NOTE The system information is subject to different models. NOTE The system information is subject to different models. This field shows the model name of HDD installed on primary IDE master. This field displays the serial number of HDD installed on primary IDE master. This field displays the mofel name of devices installed on secondary IDE master. The hard disk drive or optical drive model name is automatically detected by the system. This field displays the...

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

RealTek ALC260 HD audio interface Audio amplifer Maxiam MAX9755 Intel The controller is on the Wireless LAN card. Please look at the wireless LAN card for controller details . Intel Pentium M 730 740 750 760 770 780 processor 2MB L2 cache, 1.60 1.73 1.86 2 2.13 2.26 GHz, 533 MHz FSB Intel Pentium M 725 processor 2MB L2 Cache, 1.60 GHz, 400 MHz FSB Intel Celeron M processor 360 370 380 1 MB L2 cache, 1.40 1.50 1.60 GHz, 400 MHz FSB Intel socketable 478 pins Micro-FCPGA ACPI 2.0 if available, at...

Hot Keys

Acer Extensa 5235 Buttons

The computer employs hot keys or key combinations to access most of the computer s controls like screen contrast and brightness, volume output and the BIOS Utility. To activate hot keys, press and hold the lt Fn gt key before pressing the other key in the hot key combination. Displays a list of the hotkeys and their functions. Launches Acer eSetting in the eManager set by the Acer Empowering key.. Switches display output between the display screen, external monitor if connected and both the...