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Acer Aspire 5740g

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Description

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Acer Crystal Eye webcam

Web camera for video communication*.

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Display screen

Also called Liquid-Crystal Display (LCD), displays computer output (configuration may vary by model).

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Power button

Turns the computer on and off.

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Wireless LAN

Enables/disables the wireless LAN function. Indicates the status of wireless LAN

communication button/indicator

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Bluetooth

Enables/disables the Bluetooth function. Indicates the status of Bluetooth

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Backup key

Launches Acer Backup Management for three-step data backup.

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HDD

Indicates when the hard disk drive is active.

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Num Lock

Lights up when Num Lock is activated.

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Caps Lock

Lights up when Caps Lock is activated.

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Keyboard

For entering data into your computer.

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Touchpad

Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions like a computer mouse.

8

Click buttons (left and right)

The left and right buttons function like the left and right mouse buttons.

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Power1

Indicates the computer's power status.

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Battery1

Indicates the computer's battery status.

  1. Charging: The light shows amber when the battery is charging.
  2. Fully charged: The light shows blue when in AC mode.

10

Palmrest

Comfortable support area for your hands when you use the computer.

11

Touchpad toggle

Turns the internal touchpad on and off.

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Microphone

Internal microphone for sound recording.

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VOL +/-

Volume Up/Volume Down

Increase/decrease system volume.

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P

Programmable key

Launch user-defined programs at a push of a button.

15 Speakers Left and right speakers deliver stereo audio output.

15 Speakers Left and right speakers deliver stereo audio output.

Closed front view

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Accepts Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-Picture Card (xD). Note: Push to remove/install the card. Only one card can operate at any given time.

2 Latch Locks and releases the lid.

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Rear view

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1 Ventilation slots Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use.

Left view

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DC-in jack

Connects to an AC adapter.

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Ethernet (RJ-45) port

Connects to an Ethernet 10/100/1000-based network.

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HDMI

HDMI port

Supports high definition digital video connections.

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External display (VGA) port

Connects to a display device (e.g., external monitor, LCD projector).

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USB 2.0 ports

Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera).

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Line-in jack

Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio CD player, stereo walkman, mp3 player).

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Microphone-in jack

Accepts inputs from external microphones.

SPDIF

Headphone/speaker/line-out jack with

S/PDIF support

Connects to audio line-out devices (e.g., speakers, headphones).

Right view

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USB 2.0 ports

Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera).

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Optical drive

Internal optical drive; accepts CDs or DVDs.

3

Optical disk access indicator

Lights up when the optical drive is active.

4

Optical drive eject button

Ejects the optical disk from the drive.

5

Emergency eject hole

Ejects the optical drive tray when the computer is turned off. Note: Insert a paper clip to the emergency eject hole to eject the optical drive tray when the computer is off.

6

Modem (RJ-11) port

Connects to a phone line.

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Kensington lock slot

Connects to a Kensington-compatible computer security lock.

Base view

Acer 5740 Clean Ventilation

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B

Battery bay

Houses the computer's battery pack.

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Battery release latch

Releases the battery for removal.

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Battery lock

Locks the battery in position.

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Hard disk bay

Houses the computer's hard disk (secured with screws).

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Memory compartment

Houses the computer's main memory.

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Ventilation slots and cooling fan

Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use. Note: Do not cover or obstruct the opening of the fan.

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    8 years ago
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    8 years ago
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    6 years ago

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