Outlook View

A general introduction of ports allow you to connect peripheral devices, as you would with a desktop PC.

Front Open View

Open Travelmate 240

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Icon

Item

Description

1

1

Display screen

Also called LCD (liquid-crystal display), displays computer output.

2

Launch keys

Special keys for launching Internet browser, E-mail program and frequently used programs. Located at the top of the keyboard are five buttons. They are designated as P1, P2, P3, E-mail button and Web browser button. P1, P2 and P3 launch user-programmable applications; Email and Web browser launch E-mail and Internet browser applications.

3

Touchpad

Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions like a computer mouse. Turns on the computer power.

4

Click buttons (left, center and right)

The left and right buttons function like the left and right mouse buttons; the center button serves as a 4-way scroll button.

5

Palmrest

Comfortable support area for your hands when you use the computer.

6

Keyboard

Inputs data into your computer.

7

Status indicators

LEDs (light-emitting diode) that turn on and off to show the status of the computer, its functions and components.

8

Microphone

Internal microphone for sound recording.

9

Status indicators

LEDs (light-emitting diode) that turn on and off to show the status of the computer, its functions and components.

Front Panel

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Icon

Item

Description

1

Left Speaker

Outputs sound for the left stereo speaker.

2

4-in-1 memory reader

Reads cards from Smart Media, Memory Stick, MultiMedia, and Secure Digital cards.

3

4-in-1 status indicator

Displays activity of 4-in-1 memory reader.

4

Infrared port

Interfaces with infrared devices (e.g., infrared printer, IR-aware computer).

5

Bluetooth button

Starts Bluetooth functionality.

6

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Bluetooth indicator

Indicates that (optional) Bluetooth is enabled.

7

InviLink button

Enables or disables wireless LAN feature.

8

S3

InviLink indicator

Indicates status of wireless LAN communication

9

Latch

Latch for opening and closing the laptop.

Left Panel

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Icon

Item

Description

1

Four (4) USB ports

Connect to Universal Serial Bus devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera).

2

113941

IEEE 1394 port

Connects to IEEE 1394 devices.

3

Smart Card slot

Slot for Smart Card interface with pre-boot authentication system.

4

(«4

Line-in jack

Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio CD player, stereo walkman).

5

S

Microphone Jack

Accepts input from external microphones.

6

Q

Headphone/Speaker/ Line-out Jack

Connect to headphones or other line-out audio devices (speakers).

7

PC Card eject button

Ejects the PC Card from the slot.

8

PC Card slot

Accepts one Type II 16-bit PC Card or 32-bit CardBus PC Card.

Right Panel

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Icon

Item

Description

1

AcerMedia drive

Houses a removable media drive module.

2

AcerMedia indicator

Lights up when the AcerMedia drive is active.

3

Eject button

Ejects the drive tray.

4

Emergency eject slot

Ejects the drive tray when the computer is turned off.

5

Power jack

Connects to an AC adapter.

Rear Panel

Aspire 6530g Inputs And Outputs

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Icon

Item

Description

1

Connects to a phone line.

2

Connect to an Ethernet 10/100-based network.

3

g

Connects to I/O port replicator or EasyPort expansion devices.

4

A

Parallel port

Connects to a parallel device (e.g., parallel printer).

5

a

Connects to a display device (e.g., external monitor, LCD projector) and display up to 16.7 million colors and upt 1400X1050 resolution.

6

S-video

Connects t a television or display device with S-video input.

7

Li

Security keylock

Connects to a Kensington-compatible computer security lock.

Bottom Panel

Travelmate 660 Harddisk

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Icon

Item

Description

1

AcerMedia bay release latch

Unlatches the AcerMedia drive for removal or swapping.

2

AcerMedia bay

Houses an AcerMedia drive module.

3

Battery bay

Houses the computer's battery pack.

4

Battery release latch

Unlatches the battery to remove the battery pack.

5

Battery lock

Locks the battery in place.

6

Mini-PCI slot

Slot for adding mini-PCI cards.

7

Hard disk protector

Protects the hard disk from accidental bumps and vibration.

8

Hard disk bay

Houses the computer's hard disk (secured by a screw).

9

Memory compartment

Houses the computer's main memory.

10

Cooling fan

Helps keep the computer cool.

Note: Don't cover or obstruct the opening of the fan.

11

Personal identification slot

Insert a business card or similar-sized identification card to personalize your computer.

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