Replacing the Keyboard

Insert the Keyboard backlight FFC and lock the connector. 9. Connect the Keyboard FFC and lock the connector. 9. Connect the Keyboard FFC and lock the connector. 10. Slide the keyboard away from the LCD screen to engage the securing tabs on the keyboard. 10. Slide the keyboard away from the LCD screen to engage the securing tabs on the keyboard. 11. Press down around the edges of the Keyboard to secure it in place.

Replacing the Launch Board

Feed the FFC through the penetration in the Upper Cover as shown. 2. Place the Launch Board into the Upper Cover. 3. Press down on the top of the board toengage the securing clips (1) and push the Launch Board in the direction of the arrow (2) to lock the board in place. 4. Turn the Upper Cover over and insert the Launch Board cover into the Upper Cover. 5. Turn the Upper Cover over and adhere the Launch Board FFC to the upper cover.

Replacing the Media Board

Insert the FFC into the penetration in the the Upper Cover (1) and place the Media Board into the Upper Cover (2) as shown. 2. Press down on the board so the securing clips engage and push the Media Board in the direction of the arrow (2). 3. Turn the Upper Cover over. Insert the Media Board cover into the Upper Cover as shown a click indicates the securing clips have engaged. 4. Turn the Upper Cover over and adhere the Media Board FFC to the upper cover.

Removing the CPU

See Removing the Thermal Module on page 98. 2. Turn the securing screw 180 to release the CPU from the socket. 3. Remove the CPU from the socket as shown. IMPORTANT The pins on the underside of the CPU are very delicate. If they are damaged, the CPU may malfunction. Place the CPU on a clean, dry surface when it is not installed.

Undetermined Problems

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 On Issue on page 136.) 2. Visually check them...

Left View

Connects to a Kensington-compatible computer security lock. Note Wrap the computer security lock cable around an immovable object such as a table or handle of a locked drawer. Insert the lock into the notch and turn the key to secure the lock. Some keyless models are also available. Connects to an Ethernet 10 100-based network. Connects to a display device (e.g. external monitor, LCD projector). Supports high definition digital video connections (only for certain models). Connect to USB 2.0...

Intermittent Problems

Intermittent system hang problems can be caused by a variety of reasons that have nothing to do with a hardware defect, such as cosmic radiation, electrostatic discharge, or software errors. FRU replacement should be considered only when a recurring problem exists. When analyzing an intermittent problem, do the following 1. Run the advanced diagnostic test for the system board in loop mode at least 10 times. 2. If no error is detected, do not replace any FRU. 3. If any error is detected,...

Front View

Acer Laptop Icon

Also called Liquid-Crystal Display (LCD), displays computer output (configuration may vary by models). For entering data into your computer. Launches Acer Backup Management for three-step data backup. Enables disables the Bluetooth function. Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication (only certain models). Enables disables the wireless LAN function. Indicates the status of wireless LAN communication. Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions like a computer mouse. Indicates when the...

Removing the MIC Board

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Remove the adhesive tape securing the MIC cable to the Upper Cover. 3. Remove the MIC cable from the cable channel as shown. Ensure that the cable is free from all cable clips. 3. Remove the MIC cable from the cable channel as shown. Ensure that the cable is free from all cable clips. 4. Lift the MIC Board clear of the Upper Cover as shown. 4. Lift the MIC Board clear of the Upper Cover as shown.

Removing the Launch Board

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Turn the Upper Cover over and lift the Launch Board FFC to disconnect the adhesive. 3. Turn the Upper Cover over. Lift the Launch Board cover, left side first, and remove the cover from the Upper Cover. 4. Press down the securing latch (1) and push the Launch Board in the direction of the arrow (2) to disengage the securing clips. 5. Lift the Launch Board away from the Upper Cover. 6. Feed the FFC through the Upper Cover to remove the Launch Board

Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module

See Removing the Lower Covers on page 51. 2. Use the pull-tab to lift the 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. 4. Remove the vertical interface connector as shown. 5. Remove the four screws (two each side) securing the hard disk to the carrier. 5. Remove the four screws (two each side) securing the hard disk to the carrier.

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. NOTE Items enclosed with broken lines (----) are optional and may not be present.

Exit

The Exit screen allows you to save or discard any changes you made and quit the BIOS Utility. Exit System Setup and save your changes to CMOS. Help Select Item H aB Change Values RB Setup Default Exit Select Menu EneM Select SubMenu JJ Save and Exit The table below describes the parameters in this screen. 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 for all SETUP...

Security

The Security screen contains parameters that help safeguard and protect your computer from unauthorized Information Main Advanced Security Power Boot Exit Supervisor Password Is User Password Is HDD Password Is Set User Password Set HDD Password Power on password Install or Change the password and the length of password must be less than eight words. The table below describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Shows the setting...

Navigating the BIOS Utility

There are six menu options Information, Main, Advanced, Security, Boot, and Exit. Follow these instructions To choose a menu, use the left and right arrow keys. To choose an item, use the up and down arrow keys. To change the value of a parameter, press F5 or F6. A plus sign (+) indicates the item has sub-items. Press Enter to expand this item. Press Esc 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 F9. You can also press...

Replacing the Bluetooth Module

Install Acer 5935g Bluetooth

Connect the Bluetooth cable to the module as shown. 2. Place the module in the Lower Cover. Ensure that the module is seated correctly on the locating pins. f ' p. tgsj I p j - I -- 3. Run the cable along the cable channel as shown, and connect it to the Mainboard. 3. Run the cable along the cable channel as shown, and connect it to the Mainboard.

Removing the WLAN Module

Acer Aspire 5735z Wlan Module Cables

IMPORTANT If the model purchased supports TV Tuner functionality, remove the TV Tuner Module before removing the WLAN Module. 1. See Removing the Lower Covers on page 51. 2. Remove the two screws securing the Mini-Card Bracket and WLAN Module to the Mainboard 3. Remove the Mini-Card Bracket as shown. 3. Remove the Mini-Card Bracket as shown. 4. Disconnect the antenna cables from the WLAN Module. IMPORTANT The black cable attaches to the MAIN terminal and the white cable attaches to the AUX...

Removing the LCD Module

5230 Mainboard

IMPORTANT The LCD Module cannot be disassembled outside of factory conditions. If any part of the LCD Module is faulty, such as the camera, antenna or LCD panel, the whole module must be replaced. 1. See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Remove the adhesive tapes securing the Antenna cables in place. 3. Pull the Antenna cables through the cover as shown. Ensure that the Antennas are completely free from the cover. 5. Remove the USB Board cable from the cable clips as shown. 5. Remove the...

Replacing the Vgamxm Card

Aspire 5530 Mainboard Connector

NOTE The following procedure outlines the installation steps for models supporting VGA Cards. The procedure for MXM Cards requires two screws, though the remaining steps are identical. 1. Insert the card in to the Mainboard connector as 2. Replace the single screw securing the card to the shown. Mainboard. NOTE MXM cards are secured with and additional screw as indicated by the green callout. NOTE MXM cards are secured with and additional screw as indicated by the green callout.

Removing the Volume Control Board

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Lift the Volume Control Board FFC away from the Upper Cover to detach the adhesive. 3. Remove the two screws securing the board to the Upper Cover. 4. Lift the board clear of the Upper Cover. 4. Lift the board clear of the Upper Cover.

Removing the Touch Pad Bracket

IMPORTANT The TouchPad cannot removed from the Upper Cover. Replace the entire Upper Cover if the TouchPad malfunctions. 1. See Removing the Button Board and Finger Print Reader on page 76. 2. Lift the TouchPad FFC to detach the adhesive securing it in place. 3. Open the locking latch and disconnect the TouchPad FFC from the TouchPad. 3. Open the locking latch and disconnect the TouchPad FFC from the TouchPad. 4. Lift the Finger Print Reader protection strip from the TouchPad Bracket as shown....

Removing the Vgamxm Card

NOTE The following procedure outlines the removal steps for models supporting VGA Cards. The procedure for MXM Cards requires the removal of two screws, though the remaining steps are identical. 1. See Removing the Mainboard on page 95. 2. Remove the single screw securing the VGA Card to the Mainboard. NOTE MXM cards are secured with and additional screw as indicated by the green callout. 3. Remove the VGA Card from the Mainboard connector. 3. Remove the VGA Card from the Mainboard connector.

Replacing the CPU

IMPORTANT The CPU has a Pin1 locator that must be positioned corresponding to the marker on the CPU socket. 1. Carefully turn the mainboard upside down CPU side up , and place the CPU into the CPU socket as shown, taking note of the Pin1 locator. 1. Carefully turn the mainboard upside down CPU side up , and place the CPU into the CPU socket as shown, taking note of the Pin1 locator. 2. Turn the securing screw 180 to secure the CPU in the socket. 2. Turn the securing screw 180 to secure the CPU...

Replacing the Upper Cover

Insert the Upper Cover into the assembly back edge first as shown. Work along the casing on the right and left sides toward the front edge, pressing the casing together. A click indicates the securing clips have engaged. 3. Starting on the front left side of the casing and working along toward the right, press the upper and lower covers together as shown. A click indicates the securing clips have engaged. 4. Connect the following FFCs A, B, D, and E and cables C, F, and G to the Mainboard....

Chipset POST Codes

The following table details the chipset POST codes and functions used in the POST. The following table details the chipset POST codes and functions used in the POST. Disable Non-Maskable Interrupt NMI Initialize chipset with initial POST values Initialize caches to initial POST values Load alternate registers with initial POST values Restore CPU control word during warm boot Initialize PCI Bus Mastering devices Initialize cache before memory autosize Reset Programmable Interrupt Controller RAM...

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 Media Board

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Turn the Upper Cover over and lift the Media Board FFC to disconnect the adhesive. Turn the Upper Cover over. Lift the Media Board cover, left side first, and remove the cover from the Upper Cover. 4. Press down the securing latch 1 and push the Media Board in the direction of the arrow 2 to disengage the securing clips. 5. Lift the Media Board away from the Upper Cover 1 and feed the FFC through the Upper Cover 2 to remove the Media Board.

Touch Pad Basics with fingerprint reader

The following items show you how to use the TouchPad 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...

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...

FRU Field Replaceable Unit List

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit listing in global configurations of Aspire 5935 Series. 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...

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...

Replacing the WLAN Module

5935g How Removal

Insert the WLAN Module into the mini-card socket. 2. Connect the antenna cables to the WLAN Module. IMPORTANT The black cable attaches to the MAIN terminal and the white cable attaches to the AUX terminal. 1. Insert the DIMM Module in place. 2. Press down to lock the DIMM module in place. 1. Insert the DIMM Module in place. 2. Press down to lock the DIMM module in place.

Removing the Card Reader Board

See Removing the Saddles on page 87. 2. Remove the four screws securing the Card Reader Board to the Lower Cover. 3. Lift the left side of the board to disconnect the reader interface from the Mainboard. 3. Lift the left side of the board to disconnect the reader interface from the Mainboard. 4. Remove the Card Reader Board from the Lower Cover.

Boot

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 HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT20N 4. Network Boot MBA v11.0.3 Slot 0500 Use lt t gt or lt 4 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 Help y...

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....

Common Problems

Use the following procedure as a guide for computer problems. NOTE The diagnostic tests are intended to test only Acer products. Non-Acer products, prototype cards, or modified options can give false errors and invalid system responses. 1. Obtain the failing symptoms in as much detail as possible. 2. Verify the symptoms by attempting to re-create the failure by running the diagnostic test or by repeating the same operation. 3. Use the following table with the verified symptom to determine which...

Replacing the Thermal Module

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...

DOS Flash Utility

Bioss Acer Aspire 5550

Perform the following steps to use the DOS Flash Utility IMPORTANT Use USB KEY, USB HDD, DVD-RW, and HDDs that can boot to DOS mode. 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. Main Advanced Security Powefl Boot Exit 2. IDE1 HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT20N 4. Network Boot MBA v11.0.3 Slot 0500 2. IDE1 HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT20N 4. Network Boot MBA v11.0.3 Slot 0500 Use lt gt or...

Removing the Keyboard

Locate the five securing clips on the top edge of the Keyboard. 2. Starting with the central clip, release all five securing clips by pressing down with a suitable plastic tool. 4. Rotate the Keyboard upward away from the Upper Cover and place it face down on the TouchPad area. 4. Rotate the Keyboard upward away from the Upper Cover and place it face down on the TouchPad area. 5. Open the Keyboard backlight FFC connector and disconnect the FFC. 5. Open the Keyboard backlight FFC connector...

Acer Grid Vista dualdisplay compatible

NOTE This feature is only available on certain models. To enable the dual monitor feature of the notebook, first ensure that the second monitor is connected, then select Start, Control Panel, Display and click on Settings. Select the secondary monitor 2 icon in the display box and then click the check box Extend my windows desktop onto this monitor. Finally, click Apply to confirm the new settings and click OK to complete the process. Acer GridVista is a handy utility that offers four...

Disassembly Process

The disassembly process is divided into the following stages External module disassembly The flowcharts provided in the succeeding disassembly sections illustrate the entire disassembly sequence. Observe the order of the sequence to avoid damage to any of the hardware components. 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.

Power

Acer Extensa 5235 Menu Bios

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. The...

Removing the Button Board and Finger Print Reader

Lift Button Board

See Removing the Upper Cover on page 63. 2. Lift the Button Board FFC to detach the adhesive holding it in place. 3. Remove the two screws securing the Button Board and Finger Print Reader to the Upper Cover. 4. Lift the modules clear of the Upper Cover. 4. Lift the modules clear of the Upper Cover. 5. Open the FFC locking latch and disconnect the Finger Print Reader FFC from the Button Board. 5. Open the FFC locking latch and disconnect the Finger Print Reader FFC from the Button Board. 6....

Replacing the MIC Board

5935g Repaire

Place the MIC Board into the Upper Cover as shown. 2. Insert the MIC cable from the cable channel as shown. Ensure that the cable is secured by all cable clips. 2. Insert the MIC cable from the cable channel as shown. Ensure that the cable is secured by all cable clips. 3. Adhere the adhesive tape to secure the MIC cable to the Upper Cover. 3. Adhere the adhesive tape to secure the MIC cable to the Upper Cover.

Removing the Power Saving Board

5935g Repaire

See Removing the Speaker Module on page 70. 2. Remove the Power Saving Board cable from the cable channel as shown. 3. Remove the two securing screws from the board. 3. Remove the two securing screws from the board. 4. Remove the board from the chassis. 4. Remove the board from the chassis.

Removing the Upper Cover

Acer 5935g Screws

See Removing the Keyboard on page 61. 2. Turn the computer over. Remove the twenty-three screws on the bottom panel. 3. Turn the computer over. Open the Launch Board FFC connector and disconnect the FFC. 3. Turn the computer over. Open the Launch Board FFC connector and disconnect the FFC. 4. Remove the single screw securing the Keyboard Cover to the Upper Cover, and remove the Keyboard Cover. 4. Remove the single screw securing the Keyboard Cover to the Upper Cover, and remove the Keyboard...

Removing the Thermal Module

Resetear Bios Acer Aspire 7220

See Removing the Mainboard on page 95. 2. Disconnect the fan cable from the Mainboard. 3. Remove the single screw securing the Fan to the Mainboard green callout . 4. Remove the four securing screws in reverse numerical order from screw 4 to screw 1 from the Thermal Module red callout .

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. Scroll Lock lt Fn gt lt F12...

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. Switches display output between the display screen, external monitor if connected and both. Turns the display screen backlight off to save power. Press any key to return. Turns the keyboard backlight on or off.

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. IMPORTANT Various images depict the use of a regular metal screwdriver, however, a plastic screwdriver is advised when disassembling parts near or around the...

Replacing the Button Board and Finger Print Reader

Place the Finger Print Reader into the bracket as shown. 2. Insert the two screws to secure the Finger Print Reader to the bracket. 3. Place the Button Board into the bracket. 4. Connect the Finger Print Reader FFC to the Button Board and close the FFC locking latch. 4. Connect the Finger Print Reader FFC to the Button Board and close the FFC locking latch. 5. Place the button board assembly into the Upper Cover, taking care to align the screw holes. 5. Place the button board assembly into...

Using Boot Sequence Selector

The Boot Sequence Selector allows the boot order to be changed without accessing the BIOS. To use Boot Sequence Selector, perform the following steps 2. Execute BS.exe to display the usage screen. Create by Rockwell Chuang 10 81 2005. BS 1 Floppy gt lUardDisk gt CD-ROM BS 2 MardDisk gt CD-ROK J gt LflN BS 3 f CD-ROM 3 S HardDiskJ gt LflN BS 4 i LflN gt Floppy gt HardDiskl 3. Select the desired boot sequence by entering the corresponding sequence. For example, enter BS2 to change the boot...

Main

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable boot option and recovery. Help n Select Item Exit Select Menu Change Values Setup Default Select SubMenu BaflM Save and Exit 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 24hour format. Format HH...

Removing the Optical Drive Module

5935g Repaire

See Removing the Lower Covers on page 51. 2. Remove the single screw securing the ODD module. 3. Insert a suitable object in to the Lower Cover to push the ODD Module clear of the casing. 4. Pull the ODD Module out of the chassis. 5. Remove the two screws securing the ODD Bracket and remove the ODD bracket from the module. 5. Remove the two screws securing the ODD Bracket and remove the ODD bracket from the module. 6. Insert a pin in the eject hole of the ODD to eject the ODD tray. 6. Insert...

Remove Hddbios Password Utilities

Acer Travelmate 2420 Bios Password Reset

This section provide you with removing HDD BIOS password method Remove HDD Password If you key in the wrong HDD password three times, an error is generated. To reset the HDD password, perform the following steps 1. After the error is displayed, select the Enter Unlock Password option on the screen. 2. An Encode key is generated for unlocking utilities. Note down this key. 3. Execute the UnlockHD.EXE file to create the unlock code in DOS Mode using the format UnlockHD Encode code with the code...

Enter Current Password Enter New Password Confirm New Password

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 done, press F10 to save the changes and exit the BIOS Setup Utility. If the verification is OK, the screen will display as following....

Aspire Series FRU List

LAN INTEL WLAN 512AN MMWG SHIRLEY PEAK 5100 MM 895361 LAN INTEL WLAN 512AN MMWG2 SHIRLEY PEAK 5100 ME ENABLE MM 899541 LAN INTEL WLAN 533AN MMWG2 SHIRLEY PEAK 5300 ME ENABLE MM 899545 FOXCONN BLUETOOTH FOX BRM 2.0 F W 300 AVERMEDIA DVB-T MINI-CARD A309 REV1.0 AVERMEDIA TV-TUNER CARD DVB-T MINICARD A309 W AFA AF9015 MAXLINER MXL5003S REV 1.0 AVERMEDIA TV-TUNER CARD DVB-T MINICARD A310 W INTEL MAXLINEAR REV 1.0 Keyboard ACER AC4B SM50 Internal 14 Standard 86KS Black US International Backlit...

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

Intel Core 2 Duo mobile processor, PDC Celeron mobile processor Intel Cantiga GM ICH9M FSB 667 800 1066MHz. Throttling 50 On 100 C Off 90 C OS shut down at 105 C H W shut down at 96 C Suspend to RAM S3 Disk S4 Various hot-keys for system control ACPI 2.0 compliance with Intel Speed Step Support C1, C2, C3, C4 and S3, S4 for mobile CPU DMI utility for BIOS serial number configurable asset tag Support Win Flash Wake on LAN from S3 Wake on LAN form S4 in AC mode NOTE Above table lists some system...

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 ....

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. ACPI...

Enter New Password Confirm New Password

Type a password in the Enter New Password field. The password length can not exceeds 8 alphanumeric characters A-Z, a-z, 0-9, not case sensitive . Retype the password in the Confirm New Password field. IMPORTANT Be very careful when typing your password because the characters do not appear on the screen. 3. Press Enter. After setting the password, the computer sets the User Password parameter to Set. 4. If desired, you can opt to enable the Password on boot parameter. 5. When you are done,...

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...

Replacing the Touch Pad Bracket

Fingerprint Acer Aspire 4935

IMPORTANT The TouchPad cannot removed from the Upper Cover. Replace the entire Upper Cover if the TouchPad malfunctions. 1. Insert the TouchPad Bracket into the upper cover so the tabs slide into the securing slots in the upper cover. 2. Insert the two screws to secure the TouchPad Bracket in place. 3. Adhere the Finger Print Reader protection strip to the TouchPad Bracket as shown. 3. Adhere the Finger Print Reader protection strip to the TouchPad Bracket as shown. 4. Connect the TouchPad FFC...

Using DMITools

The DMI Desktop Management Interface Tool copies BIOS information to eeprom to be used in the DMI pool for hardware management. When the BIOS displays Verifying DMI pool data it is checking the table correlates with the hardware before sending to the operating system Windows, etc. . To update the DMI Pool, perform the following steps 2. Execute dmitools.exe. The following messages are displayed on the screen to prompt the dmitools mode. dmitools r gt Read dmi string from bios dmitools wm xxxx...