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...

Separating the Upper Case from the Lower Case

ExpressCard dummy card on page 65 WLAN Board Modules on page 67. Hard Disk Drive Module on page 68. 11. Disconnect the touchpad cable from the TPAD1 on the main board. 11. Disconnect the touchpad cable from the TPAD1 on the main board. 12. Remove the thirteen screws (2 x B, 10 x A, 1 x F) on the bottom and top panel. 13. Gently remove the upper case from the lower case. 13. Gently remove the upper case from the lower case.

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. Main Screw List

Removing the Middle Cover

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. See Removing the Keyboard on page 71. Disconnect the switch connector from the mainboard. Carefully pry loose the middle cover and remove it from the system. Carefully pry loose the middle cover and remove it from the system.

Security

The Security screen contains parameters that help safeguard and protect your computer from unauthorized Phoenix TrustedCore tm Setup Utility Supervisor Password is User Password is HDD Password is Supervisor Password controls access of the whole setup utility. It can be used to boot up when Password on boot is enabled. Change Values F9 Setup Defaults Select Sub-Menu F10 Save and Exit NOTE Please refer to Remove HDD BIOS Password section if you need to know how to remove HDD BIOS Password. The...

Removing the Speaker Modules

Acer 8930g Speakers

'Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. 'Removing the SD dummy card on page 64. 'Removing the ExpressCard dummy card on page 65. 'Removing the Lower Cover on page 65. 'Removing the DIMM on page 66. 'Removing the WLAN Board Modules on page 67. 'Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module on page 68. 'Removing the Keyboard on page 71. 'Removing the Middle Cover on page 72. 'Removing the LCD Module on page 74. 'Separating the Upper Case from the Lower Case on page 78 12. See Removing the Main Board on page...

Removing the LCD Module

Acer Ferrari 1100 How Replace

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 65. 3. See Removing the WLAN Board Modules on page 67. 4. See Removing the Keyboard on page 71. 5. Remove the two screws F from the left hinge cover and carefully pry loose and remove the left hinge cover. 6. Carefully pry loose the latch on the right hinge cover close the LCD panel and then pull up the right hinge cover to remove. 8. Remove the large adhesive tape by the battery bay area and carefully pull the...

Removing the Main Board

Acer Ferrari Cables

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. 2. See Removing the SD dummy card on page 64. 3. See Removing the ExpressCard dummy card on page 65. 4. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 65. 5. See Removing the DIMM on page 66. 6. See Removing the WLAN Board Modules on page 67. 7. See Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module on page 68. 8. See Removing the Keyboard on page 71. 9. See Removing the Middle Cover on page 72. 10. See Removing the LCD Module on page 74. 11. See Separating the Upper Case...

FRU Field Replaceable Unit List

Acer Travelmate Hardware 2420 Touchpad

This chapter gives you the FRU Field Replaceable Unit listing in global configurations of Ferrari 1200. 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...

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...

External Cdrom Drive Check

Do the following to isolate the problem to a controller, drive, or CD-ROM. Make sure that the CD-ROM does not have any label attached to it. The label can cause damage to the drive or can cause the drive to fail. Do the following to select the test device 1. Boot from the diagnostics diskette and start the diagnostics program. 2. See if CD-ROM Test is passed when the program runs to CD-ROM Test. 3. Follow the instructions in the message window. If an error occurs, reconnect the connector on the...

Acer ePresentation Management

Acer Display Management

Acer ePresentation Management lets you project your computer's display to an external display device or projector using the hotkey lt Fn gt lt F5 gt . If auto-detection hardware is implemented in the system and the external display supports it, your system display will be automatically switched out when an external display is connected to the system. For projectors and external devices that are not auto-detected, launch Acer ePresentation Management to choose an appropriate display setting....

Main

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable boot option and recovery. Phoenix TrustedCore tm Setup Utility lt Tab gt , lt Shift-Tab gt , or lt Enter gt selects field. H Help Select Item - Exit_Select Menu Enter Select Item - Change Values F9 Setup Defaults Exit Select Menu Enter Select Sub-Menu F10 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....

Microsoft Windows Vista Environment Test

Acer 211c 21, ViewSonic G220F, ViewSonic PF790 19 Acer FP751 17 TFT LCD, Acer AL1521, Acer AL1721, ViewSonic VD201b, Westinghouse W37G, HP LP2065, HP S9500 Microsoft Natural Keyboard Pro Dell USB Keyboard Logicool USB Mouse OWCM-USB Logitech USB Wheel Mouse Logitech First Wheel Mouse Dell Dell by Logitech Dell Internet Navigator Keyboard Dell Smart Card Keyboard HP USB Optical Austin Mouse Belkin Miniglow Optical USB Mouse HP USB Optical Mouse RB129AA Aiwa Multimedia Digital Speaker SC-UC78...

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

AMD Turion X2 Dual-Core Mobile processor RM-70 RM-72 RM-74 RM-75 1000KB L2 cache, 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.2 GHz , supporting AMD HyperTransport 3.0 technology AMD Turion X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile Processor ZM-80 ZM-82 ZM-84 ZM-85 ZM-86 ZM-87 2000KB L2 cache, 2.1 2.2 2.3 23 2.4 2.4 GHz , supporting AMD HyperTransport 3.0 technology Throttling 50 On 99 C OFF 93 C Throttling 50 On 99 C OFF 93 C OS shut down at 105 C H W shot down at 110 .C BIOS SST AMD 1MB CMOS Boot Block Flash Memory ACPI 1.0b 2.0 3.0...

Remove Hddbios Utility

Acer Extensa 5220 Bios Password Reset

This section provide you with removing HDD BIOS method If you key in wrong HDD password for three time, HDD password error code would display on the screen. See the image below. If you need to solve HDD password locked problem, you can run HDD_PW.EXE 1. Key in hdd_pw 15494 0 3. Choose one upper-case string If you need to solve HDD password locked problem, you can run HDD_PW.EXE 1. Key in hdd_pw 15494 0 3. Choose one upper-case string Reboot system and key in 0KJFN42 or UVEIQ96 to HDD user...

Removing the WLAN Board Modules

Wifi Antenna Acer Aod150

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 65. 3. Disconnect the antenna cables from the WLAN board. 4. Move the antenna away from the WLAN board and remove the two screws F on the WLAN board to release the WLAN board. 5. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. 5. Detach the WLAN board from the WLAN socket. NOTE When attaching the antenna back to the WLAN board, make sure the cable are arranged properly.

Acer eAudio Management r

Acer Eaudio Management

Acer eAudio Management allows you to easily control the enhanced sound effects of Dolby Home Theater on your system. Select Movie or Game mode to experience the awesome realism of 5.1-channel surround sound from just 2 speakers, via Dolby Virtual Speaker technology. Music mode lets you enjoy your favorite tunes, in vivid detail.

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...

Acer eSettings Management J

Acer eSettings Management allows you to inspect hardware specifications, set BIOS passwords and modify boot options. Provides a simple graphical user interface for navigation. Prints and saves hardware specifications. Lets you set an asset tag for your system. Lets you set an asset tag for your system. The Windows Mobility Center collects key mobile-related system settings in one easy-to-find place, so you can quickly configure your Acer system to fit the situation as you change locations,...

Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module

Bracket Hdd Acer Travelmate

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 64. 2. See Removing the Lower Cover on page 65. 3. Remove the one screw F securing the hard disk drive module. 4. Slide out the hard disk drive module from the bay. NOTE To prevent damage to device, avoid pressing down on it or placing heavy objects on top of it. 5. Remove the four screws C securing the hard disk to the bracket. Main Unit Disassembly Process Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart

Acer eData Security Management tj for selected models

Acer eDataSecurity Management is an encryption utility that protects your files from being accessed by unauthorized persons. It is conveniently integrated with Windows Explorer as a shell extension for quick data encryption decryption and also supports on-the-fly file encryption for Lotus Notes and Microsoft Outlook. The Acer eDataSecurity Management setup wizard will prompt you for a supervisor password and default encryption password. This password will be used to encrypt files by default, or...

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...

Clearing Password Check and BIOS Recovery

Clearing Password Check

This section provide you the standard operating procedures of clearing password and BIOS recovery for Ferrari 1100. Ferrari 1100 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...