LCD Module Disassembly Flowchart

See Removing the LCD Module on page 69. 2. Remove the two (2) screw covers. Pry the bezel free at the corner and lift the bezel off the hinge. Pry the bezel free at the corner and lift the bezel off the hinge. 1. See Removing the LCD Bezel on page 81. 2. Disconnect the camera board connector 1. See Removing the Camera Board on page 83. 2. Lift the microphone off the adhesive. 1. See Removing the LCD Panel on page 84. 2. Pick up the panel and remove the four (4) screws holding the brackets in...

Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart

IMPORTANT The keyboard is easily warped or damaged during the removal process. Take care not to use excessive force when removing the keyboard and replace if any damage occurs. 1. See Removing the Battery Pack on page 42. Removing the Battery Pack on page 42. Removing the SIM Card on page 43. Removing the Hard Disk Drive Module on page 44 Remove the rails from the HDD. on page 46. Removing the DIMM Module on page 49. Removing the WLAN Module on page 51. Removing the Keyboard on page 56. Remove...

POST Code Reference Tables

These tables describe the POST codes and components of the POST process. These tables describe the POST codes and components of the POST process. 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...

Remove Hddbios Password Utilities

Hdd Unlock

This section provide you with removing HDD BIOS method Remove HDD Password When the user keys in the wrong password three times, the system reports the following error code to user. To unlock the HDD password, perform the following steps 1. Press Enter to display the Select Item screen. 2. Select Enter Unlock Password and press Enter. An Unlock Password displays. 3. Make a note of the key, 76943488 in the example. 4. Boot up the system to a removable bootable drive containing DOS and the...

LCD Failure

Lcd Failure

If the LCD fails, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace non-defective FRUs If the built-in Keyboard fails, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace non-defective FRUs If the Touchpad doesn't work, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace non-defective FRUs If the internal Speakers fail, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace...

Information

The Information screen displays a summary of your computer hardware information. I Phoenix SecureCore tm Setup Utility HDD Model Name HDD Serial Number ATAPI Model name System BIOS Version VGA BIOS Version Serial Number Asset Tag Number Product Name Manufacturer Name UUID AMD Athlon tm X2 Dual Core Processor L310 1200 MHz WDC WD3200BEVT-22ZCT0 WD-WX80A7939866 ATi 010.094.001.020.033368 ZH601234567ZH6APJXXWW3 NOTE The system information is subject to different models. NOTE The system information...

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.

Internal Microphone Failure

If the internal Microphone fails, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace non-defective FRUs If internal or external Microphones do no operate correctly, perform the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. 1. Check that the microphone is enabled. Navigate to Starts Control Panels Hardware and Sounds Sound and select the Recording tab. 2. Right-click on the Recording tab and select Show Disabled Devices clear by default . 3. The...

Replacing the Upper Cover

Insert the IO cable into the upper cover. 2. Place the upper cover onto the lower cover first aligning the hinges 3. Press around the edges of the upper cover. 3. Press around the edges of the upper cover. 6. Replace the eleven 11 screws in the upper cover. 7. Replace the ten 10 screws in the lower cover. 7. Replace the ten 10 screws in the lower cover.

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 Hard Disk Drive Module

Acer Ferrari Hard Disk Connector Cable

See Removing the Battery Pack on page 42. 2. Loosen the two 2 captive screws on the HDD Cover. 3. Remove the HDD Cover from the inside edge. 5. Lift up on the black tab to pull the HDD out but do not remove completely. Flip the HDD over to allow access to the HDD cable. CAUTION Do not pul the HDD out before disconnecting the HDD cable. 6. Grasp the HDD cable connector tab and pull up. 7. Remove the HDD cable from the HDD. 8. Remove the four 4 screws of the HDD rails. 8. Remove the four 4...

Info

Indicates the status of WLAN 3G communication. only for certain models Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication. only for certain models Connects to a display device e.g., external monitor, LCD projector . Acer DynaVivid Graphics Dock connector Connects to an Acer DynaVivid Graphics Dock device. Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use. Connect to USB 2.0 devices e.g., USB mouse, USB camera .

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. Observe 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.

Removing the RTC Battery

Rtc Battery Aspire 5520

See Removing the Mainboard on page 71. 2. Lift the RTC battery out of its holder. 1. See Removing the Mainboard on page 71. 2. Remove the three 3 screws securing the Speakers to the lower cover. 3. Remove the tape from the speaker cable. 3. Remove the tape from the speaker cable.

Replacing the IO Board

Acer Ferrari One Bluetooth Switch

Place the I O board into the lower cover on an angle first aligning the I O ports. IMPORTANT Ensure that the WLAN 3G switch and the Bluetooth switch are properly aligned in the plastic slide switch covers in the lower cover. NOTE You will feel the spring tension in the lower case sliders when the switches have been properly engaged. Reconnect the DC cable to the I O board. Reconnect the DC cable to the I O board.

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 ....

Online Support Information

This section describes online technical support services available to help you repair your Acer Systems. If you are a distributor, dealer, ASP or TPM, please refer your technical queries to your local Acer branch office. Acer Branch Offices and Regional Business Units may access our website. However some information sources will require a user i.d. and password. These can be obtained directly from Acer CSD Taiwan. Acer's Website offers you convenient and valuable support resources whenever you...

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...

Chapter

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

Common Problems

Problems Not Resolved

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...

Changing a Password

Acer Aspire 6930g Bios Boot System

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...

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 Ft W Utility Verl .40 for 2006 03 14 DMITOOLS R I WP WS WU STRING Write...

BIOS Recovery by Crisis Disk

The 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 the factory settings if a BIOS flash process fails. The system provides a function hotkey Fn Esc, to enable the BIOS Recovery process when a 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 system...

Replacing the FPC Cable

Pull back the foil from the panel and lay the FPC cable on the panel 2. Apply adhesive and press down the FPC cable microphone extension. CAUTION Ensure that the microphone is properly aligned with the top of the panel. 3. Connect the FPC cable connector. 4. Press down the clear FPC connector 4. Press down the clear FPC connector

Replacing the Thermal Module

Change Processor Acer Ferrari One

IMPORTANT Ensure all heat pads are in place before replacing the Thermal Module. The following TIM material and dimensions mm are approved for use CPU TIM PSX-D 18.3 12.3mm 1. Remove all traces of thermal grease or pad adhesive from the CPU and thermal module using a lint-free cloth or cotton swab and Isopropyl Alcohol, Acetone, or other approved cleaning agent. 2. Place the thermal module on the main board. 3. Tighten the two 2 captive screws blue call outs and replace the three 3 screws red...

Test Compatible Components

This computer s compatibility is tested and verified by Acer s internal testing department. All of its system functions are tested under Windows XP Home, Windows XP Pro environment. Refer to the following lists for components, adapter cards, and peripherals which have passed these tests. Regarding configuration, combination and test procedures, please refer to the Aspire one series Compatibility Test Report released by the Acer Mobile System Testing Department. Adapter DELTA 65W 19V 1.7x5.5x11...

Hardware Specifications and Configurations

VCC-CORE voltage for the future processor will depend on VID0-5 for battery mode and setting via software for adapter mode for the future processor AMD Athlon 64 X2 Processor L310 On-die Cache 1 MB total dedicated L2 HT-Link 16-bit link supporting speeds up to 800MHz Throttling 50 On 85 C OFF 95 C OS shut down at 95 C H W shut down at 87 C North Bridge Specifications Throttling 50 On 85 C OFF 95 C OS shut down at 95 C H W shut down at 87 C North Bridge Specifications Supports the mobile and...

LCD Assembly

ADAPTER DELTA 30W 19V 1.7X5.5X11 BLACK ADP-30JH BA LF ADAPTER LITE-ON 30W 1.7X5.5X11 BLACK PA-1300-04AC LF ADAPTER HIPRO 30W 19V 1.7X5.5X11 BLACK HP-A0301R3 B1LF LF Adapter DELTA 65W 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Yellow ADP-65JH DB A, LV5 LED LF Adapter LITE-ON 65W 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Yellow PA-1650-22AC LV5 LED LF Adapter HIPRO 65W 19V 1.7x5.5x11 Yellow HP-A0652R3B 1LF, LV5 LED LF Battery SANYO UM-2009E Li-Ion 3S2P SANYO 6 cell 4400mAh Main COMMON ID UM09E31 Battery PANASONIC UM-2009E Li-Ion 3S2P PANASONIC 6 cell...

Model Definition and Configuration

FO200-312G25n W7HP64FRGR1 MC UMACrk 1 2G 250 6L2.8 5R CB_bgn_0.3 D_AU_EL32 FO200-313G25n W7HP64FRHU1 MC UMACrk 2G 1G 250 6L2.2 5R CB_bgn_0.3 D_AU_H U12 FO200-312G25n W7HP64FRHK2 MC UMACrk 2 1G 250 BT 6L2.8 5R CB_bgn_0.3D_AU_ZH35 FO200-313G25n W7HP64FRPT1 MC UMACrk 2G 1G 250 6L2.2 5R CB_bgn_0.3 D_AU_PT12 FO200-312G25n W7HP64FRCH1 MC UMACrk 1 2G 250 BT 6L2.2 5R CB_bgn_0.3 D_AU_IT42 FO200-312G25n W7HP64FRCH1 MC UMACrk 2 1G 250 BT 6L2.2 5R CB_bgn_0.3 D_AU_IT42 FO200-313G25n W7HP64FRBE1 MC UMACrk 2G...