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BIOS Recovery by Crisis Disk

BIOS Recovery Boot Block is a special block of BIOS. It is used to boot up the system with minimum BIOS initialization. Users can enable this feature to restore the BIOS firmware to a successful one once the previous BIOS flashing process failed. The system provides a function hotkey Fn Esc, for enable BIOS Recovery process when system is powered on during BIOS POST. To use this function, it is strongly recommended to have the AC adapter and Battery present. If this function is enabled, the...

Clearing Password Check and BIOS Recovery

Acer Aspire 7520 Bios Batterie

This section provides you the standard operating procedures of clearing password and BIOS recovery for Aspire one. Aspire one provide one Hardware Open Gap on main board for clearing password check, and one Hotkey for enabling BIOS Recovery. Clearing Password Check Hardware Open Gap Description Steps for Clearing BIOS Password Check If users set BIOS Password Supervisor Password and or User Password for a security reason, BIOS will ask the password during systems POST or when systems enter to...

Launching Acer Empowering Technology

To launch Acer Empowering Technology 1. Press the Empowering Key to display the Acer Empowering Technology toolbar on the desktop. 2. To hide the toolbar, press the Empowering Key again or click the hide button f- on the toolbar. You may also launch Acer Empowering Technology by running the program from the Acer Empowering Technology program group in the Start menu, or by double-clicking the icon if you have created a To launch Acer Empowering Technology applications 1. On the Acer Empowering...

Acer Empowering Technology

Acer Aspire 7720zg Empowering Technology

Acer's innovative Empowering Technology makes it easy for you to access frequently used functions and manage your new Acer notebook. It features the following handy utilities q Acer eNet Management hooks up to location-based networks intelligently. q Acer ePower Management extends battery power via versatile usage profiles. q Acer eAudio Management allows you to easily control the enhanced sound effects of Dolby Home q Acer ePresentation Management connects to a projector and adjusts display...

Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart

Acer Aspire 7520 Speakers

Remove External Modules before proceeding 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 50. 2. Remove the two 2 screws from the Hinge Covers. 3. Slide the covers off the hinges in the direction of the arrows. IMPORTANT The left and right Hinge Covers are shaped differently and marked L and R on the inside. Ensure that the correct cover is used during reassembly. CAUTION Using tools to remove the Switch Cover may cause damage to the outer casing. It is recommended that only fingers are used to remove...

Using the Flash Utility to Update the BIOS

Bios Aspire 5570

Follow the steps below to run the Flash16 Utility. 1. Prepare a bootable diskette. 2. Copy the flash utilities to the bootable diskette. 3. Boot the system from the bootable diskette. 4. Run Phlash16.exe z06_3106.wph mode 3 x. After flashing the BIOS the system will restart. 5. During POST, press F2 to enter into the BIOS setup screen. 6. Navigate to the Exit page, choose Load Setup Defaults then press ENTER. 7. When a Setup Confirmation appears, choose 'Yes'. The system will restart with the...

How To Remove The Backk Cover Of An Acer Aspire 5332 Laptop

How Remove For Aspire 5732z

Disconnect the LCD cable from the Mainboard and remove the cable from the cable channel. 5. Disconnect the LCD cable from the Mainboard and remove the cable from the cable channel. 6. Remove the white Antenna cable from the cable channel. Ensure that the cable is completely free of the retaining clips all the way to the hinge well. 7. Remove the adhesive tape securing the Antenna cable to the Upper Cover. 7. Remove the adhesive tape securing the Antenna cable to the Upper Cover. 9. Open the...

Replacing the Graphics Card

Acer Aspire 7220 Graphics Card

Insert the Graphics Card into the Mainboard connector. 4. Insert the single screw to secure the Graphics Card to the Mainboard. 4. Insert the single screw to secure the Graphics Card to the Mainboard. IMPORTANT Apply a suitable thermal grease and ensure all heat pads are in place before replacing the Thermal Module. The following thermal grease types are approved for use The following thermal pads are approved for use 1. Remove all traces of thermal grease from the CPU using a lint-free...

Machine Disassembly and Replacement

This chapter contains step-by-step procedures on how to disassemble the notebook computer TravelMate 8471 8431 for maintenance and troubleshooting. To disassemble the computer, you need the following tools Wrist grounding strap and conductive mat for preventing electrostatic discharge Plastic flat head screw driver NOTE The screws for the different components vary in size. During the disassembly process, group the screws with the corresponding components to avoid mismatch when putting back the...

Disassembly Procedure Flowchard

Unit Flow Chart

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 system board, you must first remove the keyboard, then disassemble the inside assembly frame in that order. 2. Slide the battery latch then remove the battery. NOTE Battery has been highlighted with the yellow circle as above image shows. Please detach the battery and follow...

Undetermined Problems

Aspire 4935 Media Touch Problem

The diagnostic problems does not identify which adapter or device failed, which installed devices are incorrect, whether a short circuit is suspected, or whether the system is inoperative. Follow these procedures to isolate the failing FRU do not isolate non-defective FRU . NOTE Verify that all attached devices are supported by the computer. NOTE Verify that the power supply being used at the time of the failure is operating correctly. See Power System Check on page 81. 2. Visually check them...

Diagrama 50.tavv5.005

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit list in global configurations of Aspire 5650 Travelmate 4260. Please refer to this chapter whenever ordering for parts to repair or for RMA Return Merchandise Authorization . Please note that WHEN ORDERING FRU PARTS, you should check the most up-to-date information available on your regional web or channel. For whatever reasons a part number change is made, it will not be noted on the printed Service Guide. For ACER AUTHORIZED SERVICE...

Board Layout Top View

Acer Aspire 5520 Rj45

2 JP3 Speaker Left Connector 3 JP34 Speaker Right Connector 4 JP4 Microphone Connector 7 JP2 Button Board Connector 8 JP36 LED Board Connector 12 U15 Keyboard Controller 13 JP9 PCI Express Card Socket 15 LED2 Battery Charge Discharge LED 16 JP13 Mainboard to Audio Board 17 JP11 Mainboard to USB amp TV Board 18 JP12 Bluetooth Module Connector

Acer 5739g Bios Changelog

Acer Aspire 5739g Bios Kleme

This menu allows the user to decide the order of boot devices to load the operating system. Bootable devices includes USB drives, the onboard hard disk drive and the DVD drive in the module bay. Phoenix SecureCore tm Setup Utility Keys used to view or configure devices Up and Down arrows select a device. lt gt and lt - gt moves the device up or down. lt f gt and lt r gt specifies the device fixed or removable. lt x gt exclude or include the device to boot. lt Shift 1 gt enables or disables a...

Main Security Boot Exit

The Main screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information, and also includes basic setup parameters. It allows the user to specify standard IBM PC AT system parameters. Quiet Boot Power on display Network boot F12 Boot Menu D2D Recovery Enabled Auto Enabled Disabled Enabled Shows system base memo Shows extended memory lt Enter gt selects field. gt ry size Help Hj Select Item KSjSSci Exit Select Menu QUSi Select Item ng g Change Values Setup Defaults Exit H9Select Menu Select 4...

Acer Aspire 4730z Wont Boot

Acer Aspire 4730z Monitor

This menu allows the user to decide the order of boot devices to load the operating system. Bootable devices includes the USB diskette drives, the onboard hard disk drive and the DVD drive in the module bay. 2. IDE1 TSSTcorp CDDVDW TS-L633A 4. Network Boot Realtek Boot Agent Use lt t gt or to select a device, then press lt F5 gt to move it down the list, or lt F6 gt to move it up the list. Press lt Esc gt to escape the menu The Exit screen allows you to save or discard any changes you made and...

Creating the BIOS Crisis Recovery Disk

Prepare a removable USB storage device with a capacity size greater than 10MB. Note that all data on the USB storage device will be cleared during the creation of the crisis disk. 2. Set up a computer running the Windows XP or Windows Vista operating system and plug in the USB storage device into an available USB port. 3. Decompress the Crisis Package Source. 4. Select WINCRIS.EXE and then select Run as administrator. 5. Keep the default settings and then click on the Start button. 6. When...

Acer Wm3b2100 Bios Battery Tauschen

Travelmate C300 Rtc Battery

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit listing in global configurations of TravelMate C300 series products. Refer to this chapter whenever ordering for parts to repair or for RMA Return Merchandise Authorization . Please note that WHEN ORDERING FRU PARTS, you should check the most up-to-date information available on your regional web or channel. For whatever reasons a part number change is made, it will not be noted on the printed Service Guide. For ACER AUTHORIZED SERVICE...

Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module

Acer Aspire 5532 Removing The Mouse Pad

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Remove the HDD cover, See Removing the Lower Covers on page 47. 3. Use the pull-tab to pull and lift the hard disk drive module out of the bay. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 4. Remove the four screws securing the hard disk to the carrier. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Remove the Memory cover. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 47. 3. Remove the screw securing...

Removing the Optical Drive Module

Acer Aspire 5940g Ram Volume Knop

Use a screw driver to push out the locker bracket of the optical drive ODD module. Slowly pull out the ODD module from the ODD drive bay. 8. Remove the one screw C securing the locker bracket and remove the locker bracket from the optical disk drive module. Hard Disk Drive Module on page 48. Optical Drive Module on page 53. driver to pry loose the side of the middle cover. 9. Carefully pry loose the middle cover from the latches securing it. 10. Detach the...

Removing the Lower Cover

Disassemble Acer Aspire 4520 Wifi

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 50. 2. Remove the four captive screws and the six screws A on the lower cover. 3. Use a plastic screw driver to carefully pry open the lower cover. 4. Remove the lower cover from the lower case. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 50. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 52 3. Push out the latches on both sides of the DIMM socket to release the DIMM. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 50. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 52. 3....

Boot Priority Acer Aspire

Aspire 5220 Boot Priority Order

This menu allows the users to decide the order of bootable devices to load the operating system. It identifies all the bootable devices in the system and attempts to boot them in the order specified. Bootable devices include the diskette drive in module bay, the hard disk and the CD-ROM DVD drive in module bay and onboard LAN device. Keys used to view or configure devices Up and Down arrows select a device. lt gt and lt - gt move the device up or down. lt f gt and lt r gt specifies the device...

Main Unit Disassembly Procedure

Release the battery lock as shown. 2. Push the release latch, the battery pops up. Removing the Cover Securing Screws and Covers 1. Locate and loosen the seventeen 17 screws as shown. NOTE It is not necessary to remove the screws from the cover. 2. Locate and remove the memory and HDD cover screws as shown. 3. Remove the memory cover as shown. 3. Remove the memory cover as shown. 1. Locate the plastic tab on the HDD. 2. Place one hand on the computer for stability and...

Travel Mate and Extensa Exploded Diagram

Acer Extensa 5620 Bluetooth Adapter

TravelMate 5720 5320 and Extensa 5620 5220 FRU List BATTERY PACK LI 6CELL 2.0MAH PANASONIC BATTERY PACK LI 8CELL 2.4MAH PANASONIC BATTERY PACK LI 8CELL 2.4MAH SIMPLO RTC BATTERY COIN BATTERY CR2032 MITSUBISHI WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG INTEL 3945 MW1 WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG INTEL 3945 MW2 WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG INTEL 3945 RW WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG INTEL 3945BG WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG KEDRON MOW1 WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG KEDRON MOW2 WIRELESS LAN BOARD 802.11ABG KEDRON...

Acer 5740 Enable Boot Menu

Acer Aspire 3610 Bios Sata Configuration

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable boot menu, SATA mode and recovery. NOTE The screen above is for your reference only. Actual values may differ. NOTE The screen above is for your reference only. Actual values may differ. The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Sets the system time. The hours are displayed with 24-hour format. Format HH MM SS hour...

Clearing the Supervisor or User Password

If the Password on Boot field have been enabled and you forgot the BIOS password supervisor user password , you will not be able to boot up the system. You need to clear the lost password by shorting the hardware gap located near the DIMM slot. 2. Unplug the adapter and power cable. 3. Remove the battery pack. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 49. 4. Remove the lower cover. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 50. 5. If necessary, remove the memory module. See Removing the DIMM on page 51....

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

Intel 830 MG with VGA integrated Intel ICH3-M with Audio integrated Intel Celeron 1.06GHz processor with 256KB cache To PIII 1GHz uFCBGA2 To Celeron 1.06GHz uFPGA ACPI 2.0b, APM 1.2, PC Card 95, SM BIOS 2.3, EPP IEEE 1284, ECP IEEE 1284 1.7 amp 1.9, IrDA, PCI 2.1, PnP 1.0a, PS 2 keyboard and mouse, USB, VESA VGA BIOS, DDC-2B, CD-ROM bootable, Windows keyboard Microsoft Simple Boot Flag You can install memory modules in any combinations as long as they match the above specifications . Above...

Acer ePower Management f

Epower Management Applikation

Acer ePower Management features a straightforward user interface for configuring your power management options. To access this utility, select Acer ePower Management from the Empowering Technology toolbar, run the program from the Acer Empowering Technology program group in Start menu, or right-click the Windows power icon in the system tray and select Acer ePower Management. Acer ePower Management comes with three predefined power plans Balanced, High performance and Power saver. View and...

Removing the RTC Battery

Acer Aspire 4730z Disassembly

IMPORTANT Follow local regulations for disposal of all batteries. 1. See Removing the Mainboard on page 82. 2. Disconnect the RTC Battery as shown. 3. Lift the battery upward to detach the adhesive. 4. Attach the replacement battery to the Mainboard and connect the cable as shown. 1. See Removing the Mainboard on page 82. 2. Remove the three screws securing the Thermal Module to the Mainboard. 3. Lift the Thermal Module clear of the Mainboard. 3. Lift the Thermal Module clear of the Mainboard.

Acer Aspire 3100 Phoenix Bios Setup Utility

Keys used to view or configure devices Up and Down arrows select a device, then press lt F6 gt to move it up the list, or lt F5 gt to move it down the list. Press lt Esc gt to exit the menu. HHelp HI Select Item E5 F Change Values Setup Defaults Exit Qselect Menu Select 4 Sub-Menu 00 Save and Exit This menu allows the users to decide the order of bootable devices to load the operating system. It identifies all the bootable devices in the system and attempts to boot them in the order specified....

Aspire Z Series Exploded Diagram

B154ew08 Service Manual

REMOTE CONTROLLER FORMOSA21 RC804V-B EN REMOTE CONTROLLER FORMOSA21 RC804V-B EU ADAPTER 65W SPIN DELTA SADP-65KB BFJA LF SANYO AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P SANYO 6 CELL 4400MAH SONY AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P SONY 6 CELL 4400MAH PANASONIC AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P PANASONIC 6 CELL 4400MAH SIMPLO AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P PANASONIC 6 CELL 4400MAH SIMPLO AS-2007B LI-ION 4S2P PANASONIC 8 CELL 4800MAH VGA MXM CARD NVIDIA 9PGSHM DDRIII 512MB W HDCP MSI MADE VGA CARD NB9P-GS 512M GDDR3 MODEM BOARD FOXCONN DELPHI-AM5 V2H...

8471 Reset Bios Password

Acer Extensa 5220 Disable Ahci

The Main screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information, and also includes basic setup parameters. It allows the user to specify standard IBM PC AT system parameters. Information IflElfil Security Boot Exit System Memory Total Memory Video Memory Quiet Boot Network Boot F12 Boot Menu D2D Recovery SATA Mode Help Exit This is the help for the hour field. Vaild range is from 0 to 23. REDUCE INCREASE F5 F6. Enabled Enabled Disabled Enabled AHCI Mode Q Select Item Change Values...

Boot Priority Order Acer Aspire 5536

This menu allows the user to decide the order of boot devices to load the operating system. Bootable devices includes the diskette drive in module bay, the onboard hard disk drive and the CD-ROM in module bay. Phoenix SecureCore tm Setup Utility CD DVD XXXXXXXXXXX-XXXXX- X Network Boot XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX USB HDD USB FDD USB Key Use lt t gt or lt I gt to select a device, then press lt F6 gt to move i up the list, or lt F5 gt to move it down the list. Press lt Esc gt to escape the menu. H Help Q...

Phoenix Secure Core Setup Utility

Phoenix SecureCore Setup Utility is a hardware configuration program built into your system s Basic Input Output System BIOS . Since most systems are already properly configured and optimized, there is normally no need to run this utility. You will need to run this utility under the following conditions When changing the system configuration including Setting the system time and date Configuring the hard drives Specifying the boot device sequence Configuring the power management modes Setting...

Fazer Boot No Acer Aspire 5542g

The Exit screen contains parameters that confirmed or discard the changes made to the parameters in the BIOS Setup Utility. Phoenix SecureCore tm Setup Utility Exit Discarding Changes Load Setup Defaults Discard Changes Save Changes Exit System Setup and save your changes to CMOS. Help Select Item H l Change Values Exit K9 Select Menu Select Sub-Menu The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Exit System Setup and save your changes to CMOS. Exit utility without saving setup data...

Troubleshooting Acer Aspire 5738g

The Exit screen contains parameters that confirmed or discard the changes made to the parameters in the BIOS Setup Utility. Phoenix SecureCore tm Setup Utility Exit Discarding Changes Load Setup Defaults Discard Changes Save Changes Exit System Setup and save your changes to CMOS. H Help Q Select Item Exit Select Menu fljaB The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Exit System Setup and save your changes to CMOS. Exit utility without saving setup data to CMOS. Load default values...

Upper Cover Disassembly Flowchart

Pause Break Acer 5610

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 42. 2. Turn the computer rightside up and open the lid to the full extent. 3. Locate the three securing latch at the top of the Keyboard as shown. 4. Gently lift the Keyboard using one of the keys as shown and unlock the three securing latches above the F2, F8, and Pause Break keys by pressing down with a thumb. IMPORTANT The use of a plastic tool may help to release the latches. Do not use excessive force or metal tools. 5. Grasp the Keyboard and lift...

Replacing the Thermal Module

Mainboard Acer Aspire 4736

WARNING To prevent damage to the Thermal Module or the CPU, hold the Thermal Module by both ends at the same time. IMPORTANT If the replacement Thermal Module does not include the thermal protection pad shown below, reuse the original thermal protection pad with the new Thermal Module. 1. Align and place the Thermal Module in the on the 2. Remove the four screws from the Thermal Module mainboard as shown. numerically, from 1 to 4. 3. Connect fan cable to the mainboard as shown. 3. Connect fan...

Acer Travelmate 5735 5735z 5335 Series

Aspire 5735 5735Z 5335 Series FRU List ADAPTER 65W DELTA SADP-65KB DFA LF LEVEL-4 ADAPTER 65W 3PIN DELTA SADP-65KB BFJA LF LEVEL-4 FOR OBL ONLY ADAPTER 65W LITEON PA-165G-G2AC LF LEVEL-4 ADAPTER 65W HIPRO HP-OKG65B13 LF LEVEL-4 BATTERY SIMPLO AS-2007A LI-ION 3S2P LGC 6 CELL 2150MAH 2ND COMMON BATTERY SANYO AS-2007A LI-ION 3S2P SANYO 6 CELL 4400MAH MAIN COMMON NORMAL TYPE BATTERY SONY AS-2007A LI-ION 3S2P SONY 6 CELL 4400MAH MAIN COMMON NORMAL TYPE BATTERY PANASONIC AS-2007A LI-ION 3S2P...

Aspire Exploded Diagram

Acer Aspire 8930g Speaker Set

SCREW, 1,M2.5,6.0mm,M,4.5mm,0.8mm,BN 1 .PATCH SPEAKER.SET,40HM,2W,6,2 1 8X21.8X4.8mm GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF, 16.Omm, 6.Omm,1,Omm GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF,30mm,1Omm,1.5mm GASKET,NI CU PRS FR,9.Omm,5.Omm,0.1 mm GASKET,NI CU PRS FR,25mm, 1Omm,0, 1 mm GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF,10,Omm,8.Omm,0,6mm GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF,70,Omm,10.Omm,3.Omm SPR1NG,EXTEN,BOTTOM,BATTERY,S US 304 SCREW,1,M2.5,4mm,M,4.5mm,0.8mm,BN 1,PATCH,C-RING GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF,40.Omm,8.Omm,7.Omm GASKET,NI CU PNW FOF,40.Omm,8.Omm,7.Omm...

Removing the Secondary Hard Disk Drive Module

Main Terminal Aux Terminal

See Removing the Lower Door on page 55. 2. Use the pull-tab to slide the Secondary HDD and disconnect the interface. 3. Lift the hard disk drive module out of the bay. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 1. See Removing the Lower Door on page 55. 2. Push out the release latches on both sides of the DIMM socket to release the DIMM module. 4. Repeat steps for the second DIMM module. 1. See Removing the Lower Door on page 55. 2....

Replacing the Bluetooth Module

Blutooth 8930g

Connect the Bluetooth module cable to the Bluetooth module. 2. Apply adhesive and place the Bluetooth module into place pressing down firmly. 3. Connect the Bluetooth module cable to the main board. 1. Connect the LED board FCC to the mainboard. 2. Place the LED board into place ensuring the slide switches on the front are properly aligned in the lower cover slots. 4. Connect the LED board FCC to LED board. 4. Connect the LED board FCC to LED board.

BIOS Setup Navigation Keys

Acer Aspire 6930g Bios Boot System

Note the following reminders when moving around the Setup utility. Use the Left and Right arrow keys to move to the next page or to return to the previous screen. Use the Up and Down arrow keys to select an item. Use the and - keys to select an option. NOTE You can configure a parameter that is enclosed in square brackets. Grayed-out items have fixed settings and are not user-configurable. Use the Enter key to display a submenu screen. NOTE When a parameter is preceeded by an arrow or gt , it...

System Specifications

Acer 6530g Bluetooth Cn11

Below is a brief summary of the computer's many feature q Genuine Windows Vista Capable q Genuine Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 q Genuine Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 Rollup 2 NOTE Windows Vista Capable PCs come with Windows XP installed, and can be upgraded to Windows Vista . For more information on Windows Vista and how to upgrade, go to Microsoft.com windowsvista. Mobile Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile Processor Micro-FCPBA 478-pin Intel PM965 Intel GM965 North Bridge FCBGA 1299...

Travel Mate Series Exploded Diagram

Acer Travelmate 5740 Case

REMOTE CONTROLLER FORMOSA21 RC804V-B EN REMOTE CONTROLLER FORMOSA21 RC804V-B EU ADAPTER 65W 3PIN DELTA SADP-65KB BFJA LF SANYO AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P SANYO 6 CELL 4400MAH SONY AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P SONY 6 CELL 4400MAH PANASONIC AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P PANASONIC 6 CELL 4400MAH SIMPLO AS-2007B LI-ION 3S2P PANASONIC 6 CELL 4400MAH SIMPLO AS-2007B LI-ION 4S2P PANASONIC 8 CELL 4800MAH VGA MXM CARD NVIDIA 9PGSHM DDRIII 512MB W HDCP MSI MADE VGA CARD NB9P-GS 512M GDDR3 MODEM BOARD FOXCONN DELPHI-AM5 V2H...

Remove Hddbios Password Utilities

Set Hdd Password Acer

This section provide you with removing HDD BIOS method Removing HDD Password When the user keys in the wrong password three times, the system reports the following error code to user. To unlock the HDD password, perform the following steps 1. Press Enter to display the Select Item screen. 2. Select Enter Unlock Password and press Enter. An Unlock Password displays. 3. Make a note of the key, 76943488 in the example. 4. Boot up the system and open a DOS prompt. 5. Enter the UnlockHD.EXE command...

Disassembling the Main Unit

Travelmate 4270 Disassembly Instruction

Remove the four screws that secure the launch board. 2. Then take the launch board off the main unit. 3. Disconnect the lid switch cable. 4. Disconnect the wireless LAN antenna. 5. Pop out the wireless LAN card. 6. Disconnect the inverter cable from the main unit. 7. Remove the two screws that secure the LCD coaxial cable. 8. Then disconnect the LCD coaxial cable. 9. Remove the two screws holding the rounting routing plate. 10. Then remove the rounting routing plate. 11. Pull out the...

Acer eRecovery Management

5738 Acer Backup Manager

Acer eRecovery Management is a powerful utility with the need for recovery disks provided by the manufacturer. The Acer eRecovery Management utility occupies space in a hidden partition on the system s HDD. Be default, user-created backups are stored on D drive. Acer eRecovery Management provides Recovery of applications and drives Backup to HDD set recovery point Recovery from a hidden partition factory defaults Recovery from the HDD most recent user-defined recovery point Note If the computer...

Removing BIOS Passwords

If you key in the wrong Supervisor Password three times, System Disabled displays on the screen. See the image below. To reset the BIOS password, run clnpwd.exe as follows 1. From a DOS prompt, Execute clnpwd.exe ODER Clean Password Utility VI.00 Press 1 or 2 to clean any password shown as below i.User Password 2.Supervisor Password 2. Press 1 or 2 to clean the desired password shown on the screen. The onscreen message determines whether the function is successful or not.

FRU Field Replaceable Unit List

Aspire 8930g Exploded Diagram

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit listing in global configurations of the product. Refer to this chapter whenever ordering for parts to repair or for RMA Return Merchandise Authorization . IMPORTANT Please note WHEN ORDERING FRU PARTS, that you should check the most up-to-date information available on your regional web or channel. For whatever reasons a part number change is made, it will not be noted in the printed Service Guide. For -AUTHORIZED SERVICE PROVIDERS, you may...

Removing the WLAN Module

Wifi Switch Acer Travelmate 230 280

See Removing the Turbo RAM module on page 52. 2. Disconnect the 3 antenna cables from the WLAN board. 8 53 1W S3 1 ' I ' ' 1 gt ____ 8 53 1W S3 1 ' I ' ' 1 gt ____ 3. Move the antenna cables away and remove the two screws on the WLAN board to release the WLAN board. 4. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. 4. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 48. 2. Remove the HDD2 cover. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 51. 3. Use the pull-tab to...

Mainboard CMOS Discharge

Acer 4310 Cmos Battery

Discharging the CMOS clears all user settings. 1. Disassemble the notebook and take out the Mainboard. See Removing the Mainboard on page 71. 2. Remove the RTC battery. See Removing the RTC Battery on page 75. 3. Turn the mainboard over and short the G2 pad. 3. Turn the mainboard over and short the G2 pad. 4. Reconnect the RTC battery and reassemble the unit. 4. Reconnect the RTC battery and reassemble the unit.

Empowering Technology Password

Initialise Edatasecurity Management

Before using Acer eLock Management and Acer eRecovery Management, you must initialize the Empowering Technology password. Right-click on the Empowering Technology tool bar and select Password Setup to do so. If you do not initialize the Empowering Technology password, you will be prompted to do so when running Acer eLock Management or Acer eRecovery Management for the first time. Note If you lose the password, there is no method to reset it except by reformatting your system or taking your...

Password Bypassing BIOS Recovery

Acer Aspire 5230 Bios

For RD and CSD to debug easilly, AS7000 9300 amp TM7510provides one hardware PIN pad for bypassing Password Check, and one Hotkey to enable BIOS Recovery. 1. PIN pad To short PIN pad to bypass password check. 2. Hotkey to enabe BIOS Recovery Fn ESC, then Power Button, AC DC coexistence is strongly recommended. Bypassing Password Check If the user has set Password power-on or setup password for security reason, BIOS will check password during POST or when entering the BIOS setup menu. However,...

Disassembly Procedure Flowchart

Visio Show Directrories

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 system board, you must first remove the keyboard, then disassemble the inside assembly frame in that order.

Acer Aspire 5920 Quiet Boot

The Main screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information, and also includes basic setup parameters. It allows the user to specify standard IBM PC AT system parameters. Phoenix TrustedCore tm Setup Utility Shows system base memo Shows extended memory lt Enter gt selects field. ry size Select I tem F5 F6 Change Values r9 Setup Defaults Select Menu Ente Select Sub-Menu F10 Save and Exit NOTE The screen above is for your reference only. Actual values may differ. NOTE The screen...

Phoenix Trustedcore Tm Setup Utility

Phoenix Trustedcore Setup Utility

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable boot option and recovery. Phoenix TrustedCore tm Setup Utility lt Tab gt , lt Shift-Tab gt , or lt Enter gt selects field. NOTE The screen above is for your reference only. Actual values may differ. The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Sets the system time. The hours are displayed with 24-hour format. Format HH...

Acer eSettings Management J

Acer Esettings Management

Acer eSettings Management allows you to inspect hardware specifications, set BIOS passwords and modify boot options. Provides a simple graphical user interface for navigation. Prints and saves hardware specifications. Lets you set an asset tag for your system. The Windows Mobility Center collects key mobile-related system settings in one easy-to-find place, so you can quickly configure your Acer system to fit the situation as you change locations, networks or activities. Settings include...

Cpu Acer Laptop Screw Size

Acer 4530 Laptop Cpu Thermal Sensor

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 68. 2. See Removing the Right Speaker Module on page 76. 3. See See Removing the LCD Module on page 66. on page 80. 4. Disconnect the RJ-11 cable from the modem module. 5. Grasp the cable and remove it from the housing well. 6. If necessary, insert the tweezers in the RJ-11 jack. Grip the jack and lift to remove. 1. See Removing the Mainboard on page 80. 1. Disconnect the fan cable from the mainboard as shown. 2. Remove the single captive screw to release...

Lower Cover Disassembly Flowchart

Travelmate 8100 Motherboard Bottom

NOTE Items enclosed with broken lines ---- are optional and may not be present. 1. See Removing the Upper Cover on page 54. 2. Open the Mainboard FFC locking latch and remove the FFC as shown. 3. Open the LED Board FFC locking latch and remove the FFC as shown. 3. Open the LED Board FFC locking latch and remove the FFC as shown. Remove the two securing screws from the LED Board. 5. Lift the LED Board clear of the Lower Cover. 5. Lift the LED Board clear of the Lower Cover. 1. See Removing the...

Realtek Boot Agent Aspire One Boot From Netwerk

This menu allows the user to decide the order of boot devices to load the operating system. Bootable devices includes the USB diskette drives, the onboard hard disk drive and the DVD drive in the module bay. Information Main Advanced Security Power Boot Exit 2. IDE1 TSSTcorp CDDVDW TS-U633A 4. Network Boot Realtek Boot Agent Use lt t gt or lt 1 gt to select a device, then press lt F5 gt to move it down the list, or lt F6 gt to move it up the list. Press lt Esc gt to escape the menu The Exit...

Index of PQA Diagnostic Error Code Message

Cn5 Acer Aspire

System board Reset Keyboard Keyboard System board Reload BIOS default setting Hard disk System board Reset CD-ROM cable CD-ROM drive System board Reset Keyboard Keyboard System board CN15 Cardbus Connector JK1 LAN Port CN16 Debug Board Golden Finger JK2 DC-in Port

Removing the Bluetooth board

Bluetooth Acer Aspire 7730

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 71. 2. Remove the securing screw from the Bluetooth board. 3. Lift the Bluetooth board away from the main board and disconnect the mainboard cable. 3. Lift the Bluetooth board away from the main board and disconnect the mainboard cable. 4. Disconnect the cable from the mainboard.

Aspire Exploded Diagrams Main Assembly

Lcd Module Acer Aspire 5515

ADAPTER a5W SPIN SADP-65KB DFA DELTA ADAPTER a5W SPIN SADP-65KB BFJA OBL DELTA ADAPTER a5W SPIN LITE ON PA-1650-02AC BATTERY LI-ION 6CELL 4.4KAH SIMPLO SP SM 3S2P DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE PIONEER DVR-TD08RS 0FA DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE PIONEER DVR-TD08RS FW 1.06 0FA DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE TSST TS-L633A 0FA DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE HLDS GT10N GSA-T50N 0FA DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE HLDS ML GSA-T50N LF W O bezel DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE PLDS DS-8A2S 0FA DVD SUPER MULTI DRIVE SONY AD-7560S 0FA HDD SATA 120G 5400RPM...

Clearing Password Check

Acer Travelmate 6292 Cmos Battery

The J4 and J5 Clear CMOS Jumpers are located inside the DIMM Module Steps for Clearing BIOS Password Check If users set BIOS Password Supervisor Password and or User Password for a security reason, BIOS will ask the password during systems POST or when systems enter to BIOS Setup menu. However, once it is necessary to bypass the password check, users need to short the HW Gap to clear the password by the following steps Power Off the system, and remove HDD, AC and Battery from the machine. Open...

Removing the WLAN Modules

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See Removing the Battery Pack on page 46. 2. See Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 47. 3. See Removing the DIMM Module on page 48. 4. See Removing the Back Cover on page 49. 5. See Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module on page 50. 6. Disconnect the black antenna cable from connector 1 and the white antenna cable from connector 2 on the short wireless board module. 7. Remove the one screw F securing the short wireless board module to the system. 8. Detach the short wireless board module from...

Removing the SD dummy card

Buka Casing Acer 4736g

Push the SD dummy card all the way in to eject it. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 52. 2. See Removing the SD dummy card on page 53. 3. Loosen the five captive screws in the covers as shown. 1. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 54. 2. Disconnect the two antenna cables. 1. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 54. 2. Push out the release latches on both sides of the DIMM socket to release the DIMM module. 4. Repeat steps for the second DIMM module. 1. See Removing the Lower...

Travelmate C300 Disambling

Power Function Gif

This chapter contains step-by-step procedures on how to disassemble the notebook computer for maintenance and troubleshooting. To disassemble the computer, you need the following tools Wrist grounding strap and conductive mat for preventing electrostatic discharge NOTE The screws for the different components vary in size. During the disassembly process, group the screws with the corresponding components to avoid mismatch when putting back the components. When you remove the middle cover, please...

Removing the CPU and VGA Heatsink Module

Vga Board For Acer Extensa 5620z

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 62. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 64. 3. Remove the nine screws C securing the CPU and VGA heatsink module in place. 3. Remove the nine screws C securing the CPU and VGA heatsink module in place. a. For system without the discrete graphic card, there are only 5 screws holding the heatsink. a. For system without the discrete graphic card, there are only 5 screws holding the heatsink. 4. Slide out and remove the heatsink module. 1. See Removing...

External Modules Disassembly Flowchart

The flowchart below 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.

Removing the Heatsink Module

Acer Ferrari 1100 Moder Booard

NOTE There are two version of heatsink module. For this section, we are going to use the Discrete model. The UMA version looks like the picture below 'Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 'Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 45. 'Removing the Hard Disk Drive 2 HDD2 Module on page 'Removing the Back Cover on page 48. 'Removing the Hard Disk Drive 1 HDD1 Module on page 'Removing the TV Tuner Card for certain models only on 'Removing the Wireless LAN Card on page 52. 'Removing the DIMM Module on...

Removing the Middle Cover

Acer 6930 Ffc Cable

Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 45. Removing the Hard Disk Drive 2 HDD2 Module Removing the Back Cover on page 48. Removing the Hard Disk Drive 1 HDD1 Module Removing the TV Tuner Card for certain models only on page 50 Removing the Wireless LAN Card on page 52. Removing the DIMM Module on page 53. Removing the Optical Drive Module on page 54. Remove the fifteen screws B on the back cover. 11. Remove the one screw F from the lower case. 11. Remove the...

Removing the Main Board

Acer 7535 Speakers

'Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 'Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 45. 'Removing the Hard Disk Drive 2 HDD2 Module' 'Removing the Back Cover on page 48. 'Removing the Hard Disk Drive 1 HDD1 Module' 'Removing the TV Tuner Card for certain models only on page 50 'Removing the Wireless LAN Card on page 52. 'Removing the DIMM Module on page 53. 'Removing the Optical Drive Module on page 54. 'Removing the Middle Cover on page 57. 'Removing the Keyboard on page 60. 'Removing the LCD Module on...

Replacing the CMOS battery

The Cmos Battery Acer Travelmate 5730

Important Use only CMOS batteries designed for this notebook. Tools you need to complete this task 1 Complete the steps in Preparing the notebook on page 55. 2 Remove the optional IEEE 802.11 wireless card by following the instructions in Replacing the IEEE 802.11 wireless card on page 67. 3 Insert the small flat-blade screwdriver or non-marring tool under the old battery and gently pry it up until it pops out of the socket. 4 Make sure that the positive side of the new battery is facing up,...

Remove Hddbios Utility

Bios Password Acer Travelmate 4000

This section provide you with removing HDD BIOS method q If you key in wrong HDD password for three time, HDD password error code would display on the screen. See the image below. q If you need to solve HDD password locked problem, you can run HDD_PW.EXE 1. Key in hdd_pw 15494 0 3. Choose one upper-case string q If you need to solve HDD password locked problem, you can run HDD_PW.EXE 1. Key in hdd_pw 15494 0 3. Choose one upper-case string Reboot system and key in 0KJFN42 or UVEIQ96 to HDD user...

Travelmate 4220 Failure

Aspire 4810tz Overheat Sign

Use the following procedure as a guide for computer problems. NOTE The diagnostic tests are intended to test this model. Non-Acer products, prototype cards, or modified options can give false errors and invalid system responses. 1. Duplicate symptom and obtain the failing symptoms in as much detail as possible. 2. Distinguish symptom. Verify the symptoms by attempting to re-create the failure by running the diagnostic test or by repeating the same operation. 3. Disassemble and assemble the unit...

Removing the Bluetooth Module

Acer 6930g Lcd Display Inverter Cable

See Removing the Modem Module on page 79. 2. Grasp the cable as shown and pull to disconnect from the Bluetooth module. 3. Remove the single securing screw. 4. Grasp the module by the right side and lift up to remove. 1. Remove the LCD Module. See Removing the LCD Module on page 73. 2. Remove the Upper Base. See Removing the Upper Base on page 74. 3. Remove the See Removing the Modem Module on page 79. 4. Remove the Bluetooth Module. See Removing the Bluetooth Module...

Index of Error Messages

Equipment Configuration Error Causes 1. CPU BIOS Update Code Mismatch. 2. IDE Primary Channel Master Drive Error. THe causes will be shown before Equipment Configuration Error . Memory Error at xxxx xxxx xxxxh R xxxxh, W xxxxh . In this situation BIOS will issue 4 short beeps then shut down system, no message will show. In this situation BIOS will shut down system, not show message. Reconnect hard disk drive connector. Load Default Settings in BIOS Setup Utility. Hard disk drive System board...

Removing Replacing the Motherboard Assembly x Series Motherboard Assembly

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Use the following procedure to remove replace the Motherboard Assembly in a 60x Series Notebook 1. Remove the Top Cover and Fan Assemblies as described in Paragraphs 6.5.10 2. Separate the inside frame assembly from the base assembly. 3. Refer to Figure 6-21 and remove the following connectors Battery Connector Board Cable J21 Speaker Cables J12 and J13 Cover Closed Switch Cable J14 Figure 6-21 Unplugging Cables on 60x Series Motherboard 4. Refer to Paragraph 6.5.13 and remove the Power Supply...

Replacing the Speaker Module

Inside 7720g

Align and replace the Speaker Module in the lower IMPORTANT Run the LCD cables over the Speaker case. Module as shown to avoid trapping when the Switch 2. Reconnect the Speaker cable. 3. Replace the adhesive tape to secure the LCD 4. Replace the two securing screws as shown. 4. Replace the two securing screws as shown. 1. Place the Keyboard on the Upper Cover, face up 2. Insert the Keyboard, front edge first, into the Upper and reconnect the FFC cable to the Mainboard. Cover as shown. Ensure...

Your Acer Notebook Tour

Acer Aspire 5720 Where Built Mic

After knowing your computer features, let us show you around your new Aspire computer. Front View 0.3 megapixel web camera for video communication. Buttons for launching frequently used programs. Wireless communication button indicator Enables disables the wireless function. Indicates the status of wireless LAN communication. Enables disables the Bluetooth function. Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication. For entering data into your computer. Touch-sensitive pointing device which...

PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility

The table below describes the parameters in the screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Configure serial port B using options Disabled No configuration Enabled User configuration Auto BIOS or OS chooses configuration OS Controlled Displayedd when controlled by OS The Security screen contains parameters that help safeguard and protect your computer from unauthorized use. Supervisor Password Is User Password Is HDD Password Is controls accesses of the whole...

Acer Aspire 5515 Power Board

Acer Aspire 7715z Remove Mainboard

Main Unit Disassembly Process Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 34. 2. Remove the securing screw as shown. NOTE The antenna cables were removed during the LCD module disassembly. See Removing the LCD Module on page 41. 3. The module pops up. Remove it from the mainboard as shown. Removing the USB LED Power Card Reader Board 1. Remove the upper cover. See Removing the Upper and Lower Covers on page 38. 2. Remove the three 3 securing screws as shown. 3. Lift...

Disassembly Procedure Flowcharts

Troubleshooting Flow Chart Battery

The following flowcharts give 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 system board, you must first remove the keyboard, then disassemble the inside assembly frame in that order.

Acer ePerformance Management

Acer Eperformance Management

Acer ePerformance Management is a system optimization tool that boosts the performance of your Acer notebook. It provides you with the following options to enhance overall system performance Memory optimization - releases unused memory and check usage. Disk optimization - removes unneeded items and files. Speed optimization - improves the usability and performance of your Windows XP system.

Notebook Schematic Diagrams

Aspire5520 Circuit Schematic Download

This section contains schematic diagrams for the Extensa 900 Series Notebook Computer. Logic schematics for the Mobile Productivity Base are provided in Appendix B of this manual. SB ADD CPU VOLTAGE CONTROL 3 lt VCPU1 CPU BOARD CONN. M1521 - 1 M1521 - a M1523 CACHE RAM amp TAG RAM EDO DRAM 1 M DIMul SOCKET CLOCK GEN. STOPPING CPJ CLOCK LOGIC VGA BOARD CO NN. CRT CONN. PCMCIA CONTROLLER PC11130 PCMCIA BOARDTO BOARD CO NN. RTC amp EEPROM KEYBOARD CONTROLLER amp KEYBOARD l F DOCKING CONN. amp SW....

Removing the Keyboard

Extensa 7220 Keyboard Cleaning

See Removing the Switch Cover on page 54. 2. Lift the centre of Keyboard up as shown to release the four securing clips on the Upper Cover. IMPORTANT Do not remove the Keyboard from the computer the Keyboard FFCs are still connected. 3. Turn the Keyboard over and place it on the TouchPad. 4. Disconnect the Keyboard cable by opening the FFC latch and removing the cable from the Mainboard. 5. Remove the Keyboard from the Upper Cover.

Acer ePower Management

Acer Epower Management

Acer ePower Management features a straightforward user interface. To launch it, select Acer ePower Management from the Empowering Technology interface, or double-click the Acer ePower Management icon in the task tray. The default setting is Maximum Performance. You can adjust CPU speed, LCD brightness and other settings, or click on buttons to turn the following functions on off Wireless LAN, Bluetooth, CardBus, Memory Card, Audio, and Wired LAN. To suit your usage, there are four pre-defined...

Acer ePower Management u

Acer Power Management Utility

Acer ePower Management features a straightforward user interface for configuring your power management options. To access this utility, select Acer ePower Management from the Empowering Technology toolbar, run the program from the Acer Empowering Technology program group in Start menu, or right-click the Windows power icon in the system tray and select Acer ePower Management. Acer ePower Management comes with three predefined power plans Balanced, High performance and Power saver. You can also...

Disassembly Procedure

Sisten Fan Acers Aspire 7000

Slide the battery latch, hold it then remove the battery. 1. Release the three screws fastening the HDD module cover. 2. Detach the HDD module cover. 3. Release the two screws holding the HDD module then pull the HDD module as arrow indicates and remove the HDD module. Removing the MiniPCI Card and the Memory 1. Release the two screws securing the miniPCI cover. 3. Disconnect the wireless antenna then remove the wireless LAN card. 4. Release the two screws securing the RAM cover and remove...

Removing the Finger Print Reader

Acer Travelmate 4530 Fingerprint Reader

NOTE Only the Discrete SKU supports Finger Print Reader technology. 1. See Removing the Upper Base on page 75. 2. Remove the single securing screw on the bracket. 3. Lift the bracket clear of the casing. 3. Lift the bracket clear of the casing. 1. See Removing the Upper Base on page 75. 2. Lift the FFC, as shown, to disengage the adhesive. 3. Open the FFC locking latch as shown and remove the FFC. 4. Remove the two screws from the TouchPad Bracket and remove it from the casing. 5. Remove the...

Acer Bio Protection for selected models

Launch Manager Acer 5920

Acer Bio-Protection Fingerprint Solution is a multi-purpose fingerprint software package integrated with the Microsoft Windows operating system. Utilizing the uniqueness of one's fingerprint features, Acer BioProtection Fingerprint Solution has incorporated protection against unauthorized access to your computer with centralized password management with Password Bank, easy music player launching with Acer MusicLaunch, secure Internet favorites via Acer MyLaunch, and fast application website...

Replacing the palm rest

Laptop Screw Sizes

Tools you need to complete this task Screws removed during this task lt Athena, what screw size is the screw in step 8 gt 2 black M2.5x4 Touchpad button board fingerprint assembly 1 Complete the steps in Preparing the notebook on page 55. 2 Remove the memory bay cover by following the steps in Adding or replacing memory modules on page 57. 3 If the notebook has wireless networking built in, unplug the wireless antennas by following the steps in Replacing the IEEE 802.11 wireless card on page...

Replacing the USB Board

Laptop Mainboard Modemkarte

Place the USB Board in the chassis as shown. 2. Replace the two securing screws. 1. Place the mainboard into the chassis, front edge first, ensuring that the I O ports pass through the casing. 2. Pull out the left side of the casing to accommodate 3. Reconnect the mainboard and USB Board by the left I O ports as shown. pinching them together in the area shown. 4. Replace the single securing screw. NOTE Make sure the I O ports are positioned correctly through the lower cover, and the screw...

How to Build NAPP Master Hard Disc Drive

Power Dvd Acer Ferrari 3400

Prepare NAPP CD, Recovery CD and System CD. 2. Put NAPP CD into the optical drive. Then boot up the system. 3. The system will ask you if you want to build NAPP Master HDD. Please press any key to continue. 4. NAPP CD will start to preload the system, please click Y . flee NAPP Preload Selector for fleer Sj sten Uerslon 1.4.0-1 Copyright 2003 fleer Inc. This will preload your system- fire you sure V,N1 1. Disk To Disk Recovery 2_ CD to Disk Recovery X- Quit Please select your Clioose _ _ _ t...

Main Module Reassembly Procedure

Acer Aspire 4720 Wirless Connection

Insert the CPU into the CPU bracket as shown. 2. Using a screw driver, tighten the screw clockwise as shown to secure the CPU in place. Replacing the Heatsink and Fan Module 1. Place the Fan Module in the mounting as shown. 3. Align the Heatsink Securing Bracket as shown. 4. Secure the five screws and fan connector as shown. 1. Insert the board rear edge first as shown. 1. Ensure that the Mainboard is face up the Heatsink and CPU are not visible . Place the Mainboard in the chassis, rear...

Replacing the Graphics Card Heatsink

Acer 5515 Video Card Motherboard

IMPORTANT Apply a suitable thermal grease and ensure all heat pads are in place before replacing the Thermal Module. The following thermal grease types are approved for use The following thermal pads are approved for use 1. Remove all traces of thermal grease from the CPU using a lint-free cloth or cotton swab and Isopropyl Alcohol, Acetone, or other approved cleaning agent. 2. Apply a small amount of thermal grease to the centre of the CPU there is no need to spread the grease manually, the...

Replacing the Upper Cover

Placa Base Portatil Acer Aspire 8730

WARNING Care must be taken when replacing the Upper Case to prevent damage or stress to the surface. 1. Starting with the rear, align the upper cover with the lower cover, taking care to not force in place. 2. Replace the ten securing screws on the top panel. 3. Reconnect the three FFC cables to the mainboard. Reconnect C as shown, and close the locking latch. Reconnect C as shown, and close the locking latch. 4. Turn the computer over. Replace the ten screws on the bottom panel.

Index of SymptomtoFRU Error Message

LCD backlight doesn t work LCD is too dark LCD brightness cannot be adjusted LCD contrast cannot be adjusted Enter BIOS Utility to execute Load Setup Default Settings, then reboot system. Reconnect the LCD connectors. Keyboard if contrast and brightness function key doesn t work . LCD inverter ID LCD cable LCD inverter LCD Unreadable LCD screen Missing pels in characters Abnormal screen Wrong color displayed LCD has extra horizontal or vertical lines displayed. LCD inverter ID LCD inverter LCD...

Clearing a BIOS Password

Electric Conductivity Tool

To clear a lost BIOS password user or supervisor password you need to short the G61hardware gap located near the HDD connector. Short to clear the user and supervisor passwords. 1. Turn off the computer and unplug all the peripherals connected to it. 2. Unplug the power cord from the computer. 3. Remove the battery pack according to the instructions described on page 28. 4. Remove the lower case cover according to the instructions described on page 29. 5. Remove the HDD module according to the...