Removing 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 Enter Current Password Enter New Password Confirm New Password 2. Type the current password in the Enter Current Password field and press Enter. 3. Press Enter twice without typing anything in the Enter New Password and Confirm New Password fields. The computer then sets the Supervisor Password parameter to Clear. 4. When you have changed the settings, press u to save...

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. Enter Current Password Enter New Password Confirm New Password 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...

Replacing the Mainboard

Connect the Power Cable to the Mainboard. 2. Insert the Mainboard left side first to ensure the I O ports pass through the Lower Cover. 3. Lower the Mainboard into place as shown. NOTE Ensure the Speaker cable green callout is accessible before placing the Mainboard. 4. Place the cable cluster in to the Mainboard and press down secure it in place. 6. Replace the single securing screw. Place the power jack in to the Mainboard and press down secure it in place. 6. Replace the single securing...

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....

Navigating the BIOS Utility

There are six menu options Information, Main, Advanced, Security, Power, 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...

Power On Issue

If the system doesn't power on, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace a non-defective FRUs If the system powers off at intervals, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 1. Check the power cable is properly connected to the computer and the electrical outlet. 2. Remove any extension cables between the computer and the outlet. 3. Remove any surge protectors between the computer and the electrical outlet. Plug the computer...

FRU Field Replaceable Unit List

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

Front View

Internal microphone for sound recording. Also called Liquid-Crystal Display LCD , displays computer output. Enables disables the Bluetooth function. Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication only for certain models . Light-Emitting Diodes LEDs that light up to show the status of the computer's functions and components. For entering data into your computer. Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions like a computer mouse. The left and right buttons function like the left and right...

Replacing the Hard Disk Drive Module

Insert the HDD in to the HDD Carrier. 2. Secure the Carrier to the HDD by replacing the four screws in numerical order from 1 to 4. 3. Insert the HDD Module into the Lower Cover as shown. 4. Slide the HDD Module in the direction of the arrow to connect the interface. 1. Replace the WLAN Cover and press down around 2. Replace the Memory Cover and press down around the perimeter to snap it in to place. the perimeter to snap it in to place. 3. Replace the HDD Cover and press down around 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...

Lock Keys and embedded numeric keypad

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 gt When Scroll Lock is on, the screen moves one line up or down...

Using Boot Sequence Selector

Boot Sequence Selector allows the boot order to be changes without accessing the BIOS. To use Boot Sequence Selector, perform the following steps 2. Execute BS.exe to display the usage screen. 3. Select the desired boot sequence by entering the corresponding sequence, for example, enter BS2 to change the boot sequence to HDD CD ROM LAN Floppy.

Acer Aspire 9420

Touchpad Del Portatil Acer Aspire 9420

Grasp the FFC from the underside of the Upper Cover and disconnect it from the TouchPad. NOTE It may be necessary to disengage the FFC from the adhesive covering on the TouchPad blue callout . IMPORTANT Cable paths and positioning may not represent the actual model. During the removal and replacement of the LCD Module, ensure all available cable channels and clips are used and that the cables are replaced in the same position. 1. See Removing the Upper Cover on page 54. 2. Remove the...

Bottom View

Acer Aspire 1410 Sim Karte

Accepts a 3G SIM card for 3G connectivity only for certain models . Houses the computer's battery pack. Note The battery shown is for reference only. Your PC may have a different battery, depending on the model purchased. Vents enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use. Note Do not cover or obstruct the cooling vents. The computer has several easy-to-read status indicators. The battery indicator is visible even when the computer cover is closed. Indicates the computer's battery...

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,...

Removing the Bluetooth Module

Bluetooth Location Travelmate 7520

Remove the adhesive tape securing the Bluetooth cable in place. 2. Disconnect the Bluetooth cable from the Mainboard. 3. Lift the Bluetooth Module clear of the casing. 1. See Removing the LCD Module on page 63. 2. See Removing the USB Board and Cable on page 67. 3. See Removing the Bluetooth Module on page 69. 4. Disconnect the Speaker cable from the Mainboard. 5. Remove the single securing screw from the Mainboard. 6. Remove the power jack from the Lower Cover. 7. Remove the cable cluster...

Removing the Speaker Module

How Clean Acer Aspire 5542

See Removing the Mainboard and Power Cable on page 71. 2. Remove the adhesive strips holding the cables in place. 4. Lift the Speakers individually from the upper cover as shown. 4. Lift the Speakers individually from the upper cover as shown. 5. Remove the Speaker Module from the Lower Cover. 1. See Removing the Mainboard and Power Cable on page 71. 2. Turn the Mainboard CPU side up, and place it on a clean surface. 3. Disconnect the Fan cable from the Mainboard. 4. Remove the two securing...

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 show dmitools usage Compal DMI String R W Utility Verl .40 for 2006 03 14 DMITOOLS R I WP WS WU STRING Write...

Replacing the Antennas Camera Cable and MIC

Acer Aspire 3680 Camera Cable

Replace the left and right Antenna cables as shown. 1. Replace the left and right Antenna cables as shown. 2. Ensure the cables run through all the available adhesive securing strips as shown. Press down the Antenna pads to secure them to the LCD Module green callouts . 3. Replace the Camera cable in the LCD Module as 4. Press the Camera cable down to secure it in place. shown. 5. Run the cable as shown using all the available cable 6. Replace the MIC Board in the LCD Module as clips 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 WLAN Module

Acer Aspire One Antenna Wlan

See Removing the Lower Covers on page 44. 2. Remove the adhesive tape securing the cables in place. 3. Disconnect the antenna cables from the WLAN board. IMPORTANT The black cable attaches to the MAIN J3 terminal and the gray cable attaches to the AUX J2 terminal. 5. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. 5. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. NOTE When reattaching the antennas, ensure the cables are tucked into the chassis to prevent damage.

Replacing the Thermal Module

IMPORTANT Ensure all heat pads are in place before replacing the Thermal Module. The following thermal pads are approved for use Eapus XR-PE 1. Align the screw holes on the Thermal Module and 2. Replace the two securing screws in the Thermal 3. Connect the Fan cable to the Mainboard as shown. 3. Connect the Fan cable to the Mainboard as shown. 1. Replace the left and right Speakers in the Lower Cover as shown. 1. Replace the left and right Speakers in the Lower Cover as shown. 3. Run the...

Information

Acceder Bios Acer Aspire One 5738

The Information screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information. System BIOS Version VGA BIOS Version Serial Number Asset Tag Number Product Name Manufacturer Name UUID Intel R Atom TM CPU N270 1.60GHz 1.60GHz 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 installed on primary...

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

Intel CS QG82945GSE MM 897840 ENE KB926 for Keyboard Controller, Battery management Unit, and RTC. Integrated VGA solution for Intel 945GSE. Realtek ALC272X-GR for High Definition Audio Codec. Atheros AR8114A for 10 100 LAN On-die, primary 32-kB instructions cache and 24-kB write-back data cache 533-MHz source-synchronous front side bus FSB On-die 512-kB, 8-way L2 cache Support for IA 32-bit architecture Intel Streaming SIMD Extensions-2 and -3 Intel SSE2 and Intel SSE3 support and...

Disassembly Process

The disassembly process is divided into the following sections External components disassembly The flowcharts provided in the succeeding disassembly sections illustrate the entire disassembly sequence. 0bserve the order of the sequence to avoid damage to any of the hardware components. For example, if you want to remove the Mainboard, you must first remove the Keyboard, and LCD Module then disassemble the inside assembly frame in that order.

Replacing the Bluetooth Module

Acer 9410z Power Pinout

Connect the Bluetooth cable to the Bluetooth 2. Place the Bluetooth Module in the Lower Cover as 1. Place the USB Board in the Lower Cover as shown. Ensure that the WLAN switch red callout is correctly placed in the spacer green callout . 2. Replace the single securing screw. 3. Connect the USB cable to the USB Board. 2. Replace the single securing screw. 3. Connect the USB cable to the USB Board. 4. Secure the cable in the connector with the adhesive 5. Connect the USB cable to the...

LCD Module Disassembly Flowchart

See Removing the LCD Module on page 63. 2. Remove the right side LCD Bracket Extension from the LCD Bracket as shown. IMPORTANT The Extensions may not represent the actual model. During the removal and replacement of components, ensure all available cable channels and clips are used and that the cables are replaced in the same position. 3. Remove the left side LCD Bracket Extension from the LCD Bracket as shown. 3. Remove the left side LCD Bracket Extension from the LCD Bracket as shown. See...

Replacing the LCD Panel

Acer Aspire 5517 Lcd Lid Sensor

Replace the LCD Panel top edge first as shown. 2. Ensure the cables pass through the hinge wells as shown and rotate the panel downward in to the LCD Module. 1. Place the Camera Module in the LCD Module and press down to secure it in place. 2. Connect the Camera cable as shown. IMPORTANT If the LCD Bezel is replaced, remove the lid sensor magnet from the bezel, and attach it to the replacement bezel. 1. Replace the bezel bottom edge first as shown. 2. Starting at the hinge wells, press down...

Removing the Keyboard

Acer Aspire 7535g Keypad Remove

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 42. 2. Turn the computer rightside up and open the lid to the full extent. 3. Unlock the single securing latch above the F8 key by pressing down with plastic tweezers. IMPORTANT The use of metal tools may damage the outer casing. Use plastic tools where available. IMPORTANT The use of metal tools may damage the outer casing. Use plastic tools where available. 4. Grasp the Keyboard and lift upward in the centre as shown. 4. Grasp the Keyboard and lift...

Removing the Upper Cover

Aspire 5710z Power Board

See Removing the Lower Covers on page 44. 2. Turn the computer over. Remove the nine securing screws. 3. Turn the computer over and disconnect the following cables from the Mainboard. 3. Turn the computer over and disconnect the following cables from the Mainboard. Release the locking latch on A as shown. Disconnect A from the Mainboard. Release the locking latch on A as shown. Disconnect A from the Mainboard. 4. Remove the five securing screws from the Upper Cover. 4. Remove the five...

Clearing Password Check and BIOS Recovery

Acer 7520 Location Cmos

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

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...

Aspire one FRU List

Adapter DELTA SGW 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Black ADP-SGJH BA LF Adapter LITE-ON SGW 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Black PA-1SGG-G4AC LF Adapter HIPRO SGW 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Black HP-AGSG1RS B1LF LF Battery SANYO UM-2008A Li-Ion 3S1P SANYO 3 cell 2200mAh Main COMMON Macles Battery SANYO UM-2008AW Li-Ion 3S1P SANYO 3 cell 2200mAh Main COMMON Macles White Battery PANASONIC UM-2008A Li-Ion 3S1P PANASONIC 3 cell 2200mAh Main COMMON Macles Battery PANASONIC UM-2008AW Li-Ion 3S1P PANASONIC 3 cell 2200mAh Main COMMON Macles White...