Replacing the graphics card

5930z Graphic Card

Important Use only graphics cards designed for this notebook. Tools you need to complete this task Additional materials you need to complete this task X-23-7762 thermal grease lt Athena Is this the right grease gt 1 Complete the steps in Preparing the notebook on page 55. 2 Loosen the graphics card bay cover screws these screws cannot be removed . Use the thumb notch to lift the graphics card bay cover, then remove it. Be careful not to break off the tabs located on the end of the cover...

Replacing the CMOS battery

The Cmos Battery Acer Travelmate 5730

Important Use only CMOS batteries designed for this notebook. Tools you need to complete this task 1 Complete the steps in Preparing the notebook on page 55. 2 Remove the optional IEEE 802.11 wireless card by following the instructions in Replacing the IEEE 802.11 wireless card on page 67. 3 Insert the small flat-blade screwdriver or non-marring tool under the old battery and gently pry it up until it pops out of the socket. 4 Make sure that the positive side of the new battery is facing up,...

Replacing the palm rest

Acer Aspire 5738g Remove Backside

Tools you need to complete this task Screws removed during this task lt Athena, what screw size is the screw in step 8 gt 2 black M2.5x4 Touchpad button board fingerprint assembly 1 Complete the steps in Preparing the notebook on page 55. 2 Remove the memory bay cover by following the steps in Adding or replacing memory modules on page 57. 3 If the notebook has wireless networking built in, unplug the wireless antennas by following the steps in Replacing the IEEE 802.11 wireless card on page...

Clearing the password check

Locating the hardware gap on the system board Gap name in Travelmate 7730 7730G is G71 Steps for Clearing BIOS Password Check If users set the BIOS password Supervisor password and or User password for a security reason, BIOS will ask the password during system POST or when the system enters the BIOS Setup Utility. To bypass the password check, users need to short the hardware gap to clear the password. 1 Disconnect the power adapter and remove the battery from the notebook. 2 Turn off the...