Replacing the ODD Module

Insert the bezel into the module as shown. 2. Turn the ODD Module around and secure the bracket with the two screws, as provided. 3. Insert the ODD module into the bay as shown. 4. Replace the single securing screw. 3. Insert the ODD module into the bay as shown. 4. Replace the single securing screw.

Using the System Utilities

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Lock Keys and embedded numeric keypad

The keyboard has three lock keys which you can toggle on and off. The keyboard has three lock keys which you can toggle on and off. When Caps Lock is on, all alphabetic characters typed are in uppercase. When Num Lock is on, the embedded keypad is in numeric mode. The keys function as a calculator (complete with the arithmetic operators +, -, *, and ). Use this mode when you need to do a lot of numeric data entry. A better solution would be to connect an external keypad. Note < Fn> + <...

Windows Keys

The keyboard has two keys that perform Windows-specific functions. The keyboard has two keys that perform Windows-specific functions. Pressed alone, this key has the same effect as clicking on the Windows Start button it launches the Start menu. It can also be used with other keys to provide a variety of functions < > Open or close the Start menu < > + < D> Display the desktop < > + < E> Open Windows Explore < > + < F> Search for a file or folder < > + < G>...

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.

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

Intel Montevina Centrino PDC Celeron 4G for 64bit OS with two 2GB SODIMM DDR2 667 800 SDRAM memory interface design You can install memory modules in any combinations as long as they match the above specifications. Internal transfer rate Mbits sec, max HLDS GSA-T50N, Philips DS-8A2S, Sony AD-7560S, Toshiba Digi TS-L633A Confirms to DVD R Version 1.2 and DVD RW Version 1.3 DVD R DL Version 1.0 DVD-R Version 2.0 DVD-RW Version 1.2 DVD-R DL Version 3.0. DVD single dual layer PTP, OTP , DVD-R...

Replacing the Finger Print Reader

Schematics Fingerprint Reader Board

Replace the Finger Print Reader board in the upper cover. 2. Align the bracket and replace over the board. 3. Replace the single securing screw. 2. Align the bracket and replace over the board. 3. Replace the single securing screw. NOTE Carefully insert the FFC cable ends fully into the connector. Take care to line up the cable square with the connector before securing the FFC connector latch.

Replacing the LCD Module

Lcd Kabel Acer Aspire 5720

Align the LCD Module hinges with the alignment pins and gently set down. 3. Replace the ground screw cable and screw and replace the four securing screws on the hinges. 3. Replace the ground screw cable and screw and replace the four securing screws on the hinges. 5. Insert the Antenna Cables through the Upper Cover. Make sure they are accessible from the underside. 6. Turn the computer over and pull the antenna cables until they are taunt. 7. Place the antenna cables in the cable channel...

Replacing the Launch Board

Acer Aspire 2930 Notebook Touchpad

Replace the Launch Board in the bracket. Ensure 2. Replace the three securing screws. that the FFC passes though the Upper Cover. IMPORTANT The TouchPad cannot be removed individually. To replace the TouchPad, replace the entire Upper Cover. 1. Insert the bracket at an angle as shown. 2. Replace the single securing screw. 1. Insert the bracket at an angle as shown. 2. Replace the single securing screw. 3. Insert the FFC flush with the connector and lock the securing latch. 3. Insert the FFC...

Apakah Acer Aspire 2930 Support Vt

The Power screen allows the user to configure various CPU and power management options and device wakeup behavior. InsydeH20 Setup Utility Rev. 3.5 I InsydeH20 Setup Utility Rev. 3.5 I F5 F6 Change Values Enter Select SubMenu The table below describes the items, menus, and submenus in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Enter the Advanced CPU Control menu. Thermal Trip Points Setting Fan Enable or Disable ACPI S1 S3 Sleep State Management Enable...

FRU Field Replaceable Unit List

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit listing in global configurations of Aspire 2930. 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 PROVIDERS, your Acer...

Replacing the Bluetooth Board

Bluetooth Acer 2930

Reconnect the cable to the module as shown. 2. Insert the module into the lower base as shown. 1. Reconnect the cable to the module as shown. 2. Insert the module into the lower base as shown. 1. Insert the board at an angle, pivot and set it down 2. Replace the single securing screw. in place. 1. Insert the board at an angle, pivot and set it down 2. Replace the single securing screw. in place.

Security

The Security screen contains parameters that help safeguard and protect your computer from unauthorized use. F5 F6 Change Values Enter Select SubMenu The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Shows the setting of the Supervisor password Shows the setting of the user password. Shows the setting of the hard disk password. Press Enter to set the supervisor password. When set, this password protects the BIOS Setup...

Replacing the Thermal Module

Align the Fan Module on the screw brackets. 2. Tighten the four 4 captive screws in the order 1. Align the Fan Module on the screw brackets. 2. Tighten the four 4 captive screws in the order 3. Connect the Fan cable to the Mainboard. 3. Connect the Fan cable to the Mainboard. 1. Insert the RJ-11 cable through the housing well 2. Turn the base over, and insert the cables along the and replace the cable cover to secure in place. well in the bottom cover as shown. 3. Replace the RJ-11 Jack and...

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 F2 during POST when Press lt F2 gt to enter Setup message is prompted on the bottom of screen ....

Removing the Optical Drive Module

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Loosen the screw to remove the ODD cap. 3. Remove the single securing screw. 5. Remove the two screws securing the ODD bracket and remove the ODD bracket from the optical disk drive module. IMPORTANT Do not remove the ODD bezel by pulling on it entirely or damage will occur. 6. Grasp the edge of the bezel and firmly pry the top edge down and outward to remove. 1. Remove the Memory Cover. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 47. IMPORTANT It is...

Replacing the Speaker Module

Acer 4715z Speaker

Replace both speaker modules as shown. 2. Insert the cables flush with the connectors. 2. Insert the cables flush with the connectors. 3. Replace the adhesive strip to secure the cabling. 4. Replace the four securing screws. 3. Replace the adhesive strip to secure the cabling. 4. Replace the four securing screws.

Advanced

The Advanced screen allows the user to configure the various advanced BIOS options. IMPORTANT Making incorrect settings to items on these pages may cause the system to malfunction. Unless you have experience adjusting these items, we recommend that you leave these settings at the default values. If making settings to items on these pages causes your system to malfunction or prevents the system from booting, open BIOS and choose Load Optimal Defaults in the Exit menu to boot up normally. IDE...

Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart

Acer Aspire 4720z Power Board Jack

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 the Switch Cover. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Locate and remove the two securing screws as shown. 3. Turn the computer over and open the LCD module to expose the Switch Cover. 4. Pry the right corner up and partially lift up. Do not pull the Switch Cover completely off at this time. IMPORTANT Do not remove both sides of the Switch Cover...

Replacing the LCD Panel

Lcd Panel Adhesive

Insert the MIC cable along the mylar tabs as shown. 2. Replace the tabs over the cable to secure in place. 2. Replace the tabs over the cable to secure in place. 3. Replace the padding over the mylar cover. 4. Replace the mylar strip on both Antennas. 3. Replace the padding over the mylar cover. 4. Replace the mylar strip on both Antennas. 5. Replace both Antennas, take note of screw socket facing upwards. 5. Replace both Antennas, take note of screw socket facing upwards. 6. Replace the...

Internal Speaker Failure

If the internal Speakers fail, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace a non-defective FRUs If sound problems are experienced, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 2. Navigate to Starts Control Panels System and Maintenance System Device Manager. Check the Device Manager to determine that The device is properly installed. There are no red Xs or yellow exclamation marks. There are no device conflicts. No hardware is listed...

External Mouse Failure

If an external Mouse fails, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 2. If the mouse uses a wireless connection, insert new batteries and confirm there is a good connection. See the mouse user manual. 3. If the mouse uses a USB connection, try an alternate USB port. 4. Try an alternative program to verify mouse operation. Reinstall the program experiencing mouse failure. 6. Remove any recently added hardware and associated software. 7. Remove any recently added...

Random Loss of BIOS Settings

If the computer is experiencing intermittent loss of BIOS information, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 1. If the computer is more than one year old, replace the CMOS battery. 2. Run a complete virus scan using up-to-date software to ensure the computer is virus free. 3. If the computer is experiencing HDD or ODD BIOS information loss, disconnect and reconnect the power and data cables between devices. If the BIOS settings are still lost, replace the cables....

Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module

Remove Hard Disk From Aspire 5920

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Remove the HDD2 cover. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 47. 3. Remove the three screws securing the HDD module. 4. Pull the HDD out of the bay and clear out of the chassis. 4. Pull the HDD out of the bay and clear out of the chassis. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 5. Remove the...

Acer 2930 Crisis

Wd3200bevt Password Reset

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 2. IDE1 Optiarc BD ROM BC-5500S 3. IDE0 WDC WD3200BEVT-22ZCTO 5. 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...

Replacing the Keyboard

Acer Aspire Keyboard 2930

Replace keyboard cable to the mainboard, and 2. Turn the keyboard over and insert the bottom secure the locking latch. under the well guides on the upper cover. 1. Replace keyboard cable to the mainboard, and 2. Turn the keyboard over and insert the bottom secure the locking latch. under the well guides on the upper cover. 1. Insert the bottom edge of the Switch Cover into the 2. Press down along the length of the cover to snap chassis. it into place. 1. Insert the bottom edge of the Switch...

Aspire FRU List

ADAPTER 65W 3PIN SADP-65KB BFJA OBL DELTA ADAPTER 65W 3PIN LITEON PA-1650-02AC BATTERY LI-ION 6CELLS 4.4KMAH SANYO 3S2P 4.4AH 7 043 0FA BATTERY LI-ION 6CELLS 4.4KMAH SONY 3S2P 4.4AH 7 043 0FA BATTERY LI-ION 6CELLS 4.4KMAH SIMPLO 3S2P 4.4AH 7 043 0FA BATTERY LI-ION 6CELLS 4.4KMAH PANASONIC 3S2P 4.4AH 7 043 0FA WLAN CARD 802.11BG T60H976.00 FOXCONN WLAN CARD INTEL 802.11ABGN 533AN MMWG S MOW895362 HALF WLAN CARD INTEL 802.11ABGN 533AN HMWG S MOW895401 WLAN CARD INTEL 802.11ABGN 512AN MMWG S...

Replacing the Upper Cover

Acer Aspire 4332 Top Cover

Tilt the Upper cover and insert the left side of the cover into place. 2. Lower the casing into place and ensure that the I O board FFC passes through the casing. 3. Press down around the edges of the casing to snap it into place. 3. Press down around the edges of the casing to snap it into place. Insert the FFC flush with the connector and secure Insert the FFC flush with the connector and secure the the latch as shown. latch as shown. Insert the FFC flush with the connector and secure...

HDD Not Operating Correctly

If the HDD does not operate correctly, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 1. Disconnect all external devices. 2. Run a complete virus scan using up-to-date software to ensure the computer is virus free. 3. Run the Windows Vista Startup Repair Utility a. insert the Windows Vista Operating System DVD in the ODD and restart the computer. b. When prompted, press any key to start to the operating system DVD. c. The Install Windows screen displays. Click Next. d....

Replacing the Hard Disk Drive Module

Slide the HDD in the carrier as shown. 2. Replace the four screws two on each side securing the hard disk to the carrier. 1. Slide the HDD in the carrier as shown. 2. Replace the four screws two on each side securing the hard disk to the carrier. 3. Replace the HDD in the bay as shown. 4. Replace the three securing screws. 3. Replace the HDD in the bay as shown. 4. Replace the three securing screws.

Aspire 2930 D2d

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable boot option and recovery. I InsydeH20 Setup Utility Rev. 3.5 I I InsydeH20 Setup Utility Rev. 3.5 I F5 F6 Change Values Enter Select SubMenu 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. NOTE The screen above is for your reference only. Actual...

Disassembly Requirements

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.

Touch Pad Basics with fingerprint reader

The following items show you how to use the Touch Pad with Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader Move your finger across the touchpad 1 to move the cursor. Press the left 2 and right 4 buttons located beneath the touchpad to perform selection and execution functions. These two buttons are similar to the left and right buttons on a mouse. Tapping on the touchpad is the same as clicking the left button. Use Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint reader 3 supporting Acer FingerNav 4-way control function...

Clearing Password Check and BIOS Recovery

Acer Travelmate 6292 Bios Password Reset

This section provide you the standard operating procedures of clearing password and BIOS recovery for Aspire 2930. Aspire 2930 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...

Hot Keys

The computer employs hotkeys or key combinations to access most of the computer s controls like screen 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 hotkey combination. Launches Acer eSettings Management in Acer Empowering Technology. Launches Acer ePower Management in Acer Empowering Technology. Switches display output between the display screen, external monitor if connected and both. Turns the...

Removing the WLAN Module

Moduuli Acer

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. Remove the Memory Cover. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 47. 3. Disconnect the 2 antenna cables from the WLAN board. NOTE When replacing, connect the black cable to the MAIN and the white to the AUX connector. 4. Move the antenna cables away and remove the two screws on the WLAN board to release the WLAN board.

Changing a Password

Use the t and i keys to highlight the Set Supervisor Password parameter and press the Enter key. The Set Password box appears. 2. Type the current password in the Enter Current Password field and press Enter. 3. Type a password in the Enter New Password field. Retype the password in the Confirm New Password field. 4. Press Enter. After setting the password, the computer sets the User Password parameter to Set. 5. If desired, you can enable the Password on boot parameter. 6. When you are...

LCD Module Disassembly Flowchart

Acer Aspire 5740g Lcd Back Cover Comprar

See Removing the LCD Module on page 66. 2. Remove the four rubber covers and screws. 3. Starting from the inside edges, pry the inside of the bezel upwards from the panel. Continue moving left until the bezel is removed. If necessary, use a plastic pry to release the corners of the bezel. 4. Lift up the bezel and disconnect the MIC module. 4. Lift up the bezel and disconnect the MIC module. 5. Remove the bezel from the LCD module. 5. Remove the bezel from the LCD...

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...

Information

The Information screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information. Intel R Core TM 2 Duo CPU P9500 2.53GHz F1 Help U Select Item ESC Exit lt gt Select Menu F5 F6 Change Values F9 Setup Default Enter Select SubMenu F10 Save and Exit NOTE The system information is subject to different models. NOTE The system information is subject to different models. This field shows the CPU type and speed of the system. This field shows the speed of the CPU. This field shows the model name of HDD...

DOS Flash Utility

Boot Priority Order

Perform the following steps to use the DOS Flash Utility 1. Press F2 during boot to enter the Setup Menu. 2. Select Boot Menu to modify the boot priority order, for example, if using USB HDD to Update BIOS, move USB HDD to position 1. 3. Execute the IFLASH.BAT batch file to update BIOS Read xxxxx.fd to Memory . Currvnt BIOS H del nt He BIOS H del um Currnnt BIOS verslon WB.18.IW Hb BIOS wersIon UM 7 4. In flash BIOS, the message Please do not remove AC Power Source displays. NOTE If the AC...