Removing the Middle Cover

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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

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'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...

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

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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...

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 see...

Clearing Password Check and BIOS Recovery

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This section provides the standard operating procedures for clearing the password and BIOS recovery for Aspire 7738 7738G, Aspire 7735 7735G 7735Z 7735ZG and Aspire 7535 7535G 7235 Series. There is one Hardware Open Gap on the main board for clearing the password check and one Hotkey for enabling BIOS Recovery. Gap name in Aspire Aspire 7738 7738G and Aspire 7735 7735G 7735Z 7735ZG Series is G97. Gap name in Aspire 7535 7535G 7235 Series is G62. Steps for Clearing BIOS Password Check If the...

Removing the Hard Disk Drive HDD Module

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See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. See Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 45. 3. Release the two captive screws on the hard disk 2 module cover. 4. Lift and remove the HDD2 bay cover. NOTE The HDD2 module is available in certain models only. If your model does not have an HDD2, please skip to the next section and disregard the steps for removing the HDD2 module below. 5. Lift the HDD2 module and remove it from the HDD2 bay. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on...

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...

Undetermined Problems

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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 97. 2. Visually check them...

Removing the DIMM Module

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See Removing the Battery Pack on page 44. 2. See Removing the SD Dummy Card on page 45. 3. See Removing the Hard Disk Drive 2 HDD2 Module on page 46. 4. See Removing the Back Cover on page 48. 5. See Removing the Hard Disk Drive 1 HDD1 Module on page 48. 6. See Removing the TV Tuner Card for certain models only on page 50. 7. See Removing the Wireless LAN Card on page 52. 8. Push out the latches on both sides of the DIMM socket to release the DIMM.

PowerOn Self Test POST Error Message

The POST error message index lists the error message and their possible causes. The most likely cause is listed first. NOTE Perform the FRU replacement or actions in the sequence shown in FRU Action column, if the FRU replacement does not solve the problem, put the original part back in the computer. Do not replace a non-defective FRU. This index can also help you determine the next possible FRU to be replaced when servicing a computer. If the symptom is not listed, see Undetermined Problems on...

Phoenix BIOS Beep Codes

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 failure on data bits xxxx of low byte of memory bus Enable cache before system BIOS shadow RAM failure on data bits xxxx of high byte of memory bus Advanced...

Your Acer Notebook tour

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After knowing your computer features, let us show you around your new computer. Internal microphone for sound recording. Also called Liquid-Crystal Display LCD , displays computer output Configuration may vary by models . Indicates when the hard disk drive is active. Lights up when Num Lock is activated. Lights up when Caps Lock is activated. Enables disables the wireless LAN function. Indicates the status of wireless LAN communication. Enables disables the Bluetooth function. Indicates the...

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.

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

Aspire 7738 Intel Core 2 Duo T6600 2.2 GHz Aspire 7738G Intel Core 2 Duo T9550 2.66 GHz and Intel Core 2 Quad Q9000 Aspire 7735 7735G 7735Z 7735ZG Intel CM900 Intel PDC T4200 Aspire 7535 7535G 7235 Series AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core mobile processor 2.1GHz AMD Turion X2 Ultra dual-core mobile processor 2.1GHz Mobile AMD Sempron processor 2.1GHz Aspire 7738 7738G Mobile Intel GM45 PM45 Express Chipset Aspire 7735 7735G 7735Z 7735ZG Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset Aspire 7535 7535G 7235 AMD...