Removing the Pcmcia Card

Travelmate 510

Remove the four screws of the PCMCIA card slot. 2. Lift the PCMCIA card from the system board. 3. This completes the disassembly procedure of the lower case. For CD-ROM diskette drive module, there are two types of cabling Important Before Acer encountered problems, the cabling for the diskette drive was originally placed between the bracket of roughly 1000 pieces. In order to avoid damaging these cables, Acer then redesigned the cabling to go around the bracket instead. You may have to...

Processor

Intel Mobile Celeron-300 MHz processor -- Intel Pentium architecture, 64 bit data bus, 16K-Byte code cache, 16 K-Bytes write back data, cache, with MMX technology Intel Mobile Celeron-333 MHz processor -- Intel Pentium architecture, 64 bit data bus, 16K-Byte code cache, 16 K-Bytes write back data, cache, with MMX technology PCI 2.1, SMI amp APM 1.2, DMI 2.00.1, E-IDE, ACPI, USB, ESCD 1.03, ANSI ATA 3.0, PnP 1.0a, Bootable CD-ROM 1.0, ATAPI Fixed, built-in NM2200 video controller 25-pin D-type...

Onboard Devices Configuration

The Onboard Devices Configuration screen contains parameters settings for your hardware connection devices. ------------------------- Disabled Note The parameters in this screen are for advanced users only. You do not need to change the values in this screen because these values are already optimized. The following table describes the parameters in this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings. Enables or disables the serial port. Options Enabled or Disabled...

Removing the Cdrom Diskette Drive Module

Slide out the CD-ROM drive from the CD-ROM and diskette drive module. 2. Disconnect the CD-ROM cable at CN18 and diskette drive cable at CN17 from the system board. 3. Remove the two screws from the CD-ROM and diskette drive module. 4. Gently, pull out the CD-ROM and diskette drive module from the lower case. 6. Release the CD-ROM cable from the CD-ROM and diskette drive module. 7. Disconnect the floppy drive cable from the floppy drive. 8. Remove the three screws from the floppy drive. 9....

Undetermined Problems

G42 461 Mader

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 a 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. 2. Visually check them for damage. If any problems are...

Touchpad Check

If the touchpad doesn't work, do the following actions one at a time to correct the problem. Do not replace a non-defective FRU 1. Reconnect the touchpad cables. 2. Replace the touchpad cables. After you use the touchpad, the pointer drifts on the screen for a short time. This self-acting pointer movement can occur when a slight, steady pressure is applied to the touchpad pointer. This symptom is not a hardware problem. No service actions are necessary if the pointer movement stops in a short...

Removing the DCDC Charger Board

Acer Travelmate System Charger

Remove the two screws from the audio and battery connection board. 2. Remove the audio board on the system board at CN24. 3. Remove the charger board from the system board at CN23 4. To reconnect the charger board, make sure that the charger board matches with the two pillars on the system board.