Main screen

The Main screen allows the user to set the system time and date as well as enable and disable the boot option and recovery.

D2d Recovery Enabled Disabled
The table below describes the parameters found on this screen. Settings in boldface are the default and suggested parameter settings.

Parameter

Description

Format/Option

System Time

Sets the system time. The hours are displayed in a 24-hour format.

Format: HH:MM:SS (hour:minute:second) System Time

System Date

Sets the system date.

Format MM/DD/YYYY (month/ day/year) System Date

Total Memory Size

Shows the notebook's memory size.

Video Memory

Shows the VGA memory size. VGA Memory size= 256 or 512 MB

Quiet Boot

Determines if the Acer logo will be displayed or not. Also determines if the Summary Screen is disabled or enabled. Enabled: The Acer logo is displayed and the Summary Screen is not displayed. Disabled: The Acer logo is not displayed, and the Summary Screen is displayed.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

Power On Display

XX

Network Boot

Enables or disables the system boot from LAN (remote server).

Option: Enabled or Disabled

F12 Boot Menu

Enables or disables the Boot Menu during POST.

Note: The default parameter is set to Disabled. If you want to change the boot device without entering the BIOS Setup Utility, set the parameter to Enabled. Press <F12> during POST to enter the multi-boot menu. In this menu, the user can change the boot device without entering the BIOS Setup Utility.

Option: Disabled or Enabled

D2D Recovery

Enables or disables the D2D Recovery function. The function allows the user to create a hidden partition on the hard disc drive to store the operating system and other files used to restore the notebook to factory defaults.

Option: Enabled or Disabled

SATA Mode Selection

Controls the mode in which the SATA controller operates.

Option: AHCI Mode or IDE Mode

Note: Sub-items under each device will not be shown if the device control is set to Disabled or Auto. This is because the user is not allowed to control the settings in these cases.

Note: Sub-items under each device will not be shown if the device control is set to Disabled or Auto. This is because the user is not allowed to control the settings in these cases.

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  • sebhat
    How to set the screen on acer 7730?
    9 years ago

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