Acer Aspire 5738 Manuals

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Acer Aspire 5738 Service Manual

Acer Aspire 5738 Service Manual (232 pages)

Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 19.9 MB
Table of contents
Revision History2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents7................................................................................................................................................................
System Specifications9................................................................................................................................................................
Features9................................................................................................................................................................
Display And Graphics10................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Subsystem10................................................................................................................................................................
Special Keys And Controls10................................................................................................................................................................
Dimension And Weight11................................................................................................................................................................
System Block Diagram12................................................................................................................................................................
Your Acer Notebook Tour14................................................................................................................................................................
Closed Front View15................................................................................................................................................................
Left View16................................................................................................................................................................
Right View17................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators19................................................................................................................................................................
Easy-launch Buttons19................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Basics (with Two-click Buttons)19................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard20................................................................................................................................................................
Lock Keys And Embedded Numeric Keypad20................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Keys21................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Keys22................................................................................................................................................................
Special Key (only For Certain Models)23................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Utilities24................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Gridvista (dual-display Compatible)24................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Specifications And Configurations26................................................................................................................................................................
System Utilities35................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility35................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating The Bios Utility36................................................................................................................................................................
Information37................................................................................................................................................................
Main39................................................................................................................................................................
Security41................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Password42................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Password42................................................................................................................................................................
Changing A Password43................................................................................................................................................................
Boot45................................................................................................................................................................
Exit46................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Flash Utility47................................................................................................................................................................
Remove Hdd Password48................................................................................................................................................................
Machine Disassembly And Replacement51................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly Requirements51................................................................................................................................................................
General Information52................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-disassembly Instructions52................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly Process52................................................................................................................................................................
External Module Disassembly Process53................................................................................................................................................................
External Modules Disassembly Flowchart53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery Pack54................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Sd Dummy Card55................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Dimm Module56................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Back Cover57................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Disk Drive Module58................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Wlan Modules61................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Optical Drive Module63................................................................................................................................................................
Main Unit Disassembly Process65................................................................................................................................................................
Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart65................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Middle Cover66................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard68................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Module69................................................................................................................................................................
Separating The Upper Case From The Lower Case72................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Fingerprint And Touchpad Boards76................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Left Speaker Module79................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Usb Board Module80................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Modem Module83................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Bluetooth Module84................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Right Speaker Module86................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Main Board88................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Heatsink Module90................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cpu92................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Module Disassembly Process95................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Module Disassembly Flowchart95................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Bezel96................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Panel With The Brackets97................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Brackets99................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Fpc Cable100................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Antennas101................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Web Camera103................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting105................................................................................................................................................................
System Check Procedures106................................................................................................................................................................
External Diskette Drive Check106................................................................................................................................................................
External Cd-rom Drive Check106................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Or Auxiliary Input Device Check106................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Check107................................................................................................................................................................
Power System Check107................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Check108................................................................................................................................................................
Power-on Self-test (post) Error Message108................................................................................................................................................................
Index Of Error Messages109................................................................................................................................................................
Phoenix Bios Beep Codes112................................................................................................................................................................
Index Of Symptom-to-fru Error Message117................................................................................................................................................................
Intermittent Problems121................................................................................................................................................................
Undetermined Problems122................................................................................................................................................................
Main Board123................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Locations123................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password Check And Bios Recovery125................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password Check125................................................................................................................................................................
Steps For Clearing Bios Password Check126................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Recovery By Crisis Disk127................................................................................................................................................................
Fru (field Replaceable Unit) List131................................................................................................................................................................
Aspire 5536/5536g/5236 Series Exploded Diagram132................................................................................................................................................................
Model Definition And Configuration178................................................................................................................................................................
Aspire 5738g/5738zg/5738z/5738/5338 Series179................................................................................................................................................................
Aspire 5536/5536g/5236 Series210................................................................................................................................................................
Test Compatible Components225................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows226................................................................................................................................................................
Online Support Information229................................................................................................................................................................
Index231................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Aspire 5738 User Manual

Acer Aspire 5738 User Manual (74 pages)

Acer Aspire 5517: User Guide  
Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 2.73 MB
Table of contents
Safety Instructions3................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Pack6................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Environment7................................................................................................................................................................
Medical Devices8................................................................................................................................................................
Potentially Explosive Environments9................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Calls9................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Instructions10................................................................................................................................................................
Mercury Advisory10................................................................................................................................................................
Energy Star10................................................................................................................................................................
Tips And Information For Comfortable Use10................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Comfort Zone11................................................................................................................................................................
First Things First13................................................................................................................................................................
Your Guides13................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Care And Tips For Using Your Computer13................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Your Computer On And Off13................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Computer14................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Ac Adapter14................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery Pack15................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Servicing15................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents17................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad20................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Basics (with Fingerprint Reader)20................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Basics (with Two-click Buttons)21................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard22................................................................................................................................................................
Lock Keys And Embedded Numeric Keypad22................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Keys23................................................................................................................................................................
Audio24................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Purezone (only For Certain Models)24................................................................................................................................................................
Tuba (only For Certain Models)24................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dolby Home Theater For Surround/multi-channel Sound (on Ly For Certain Models)24................................................................................................................................................................
Video25................................................................................................................................................................
Display25................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Utilities26................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Bio-protection (only For Certain Models)26................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Gridvista (dual-display Compatible)27................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Backup Manager29................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management30................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Erecovery Management31................................................................................................................................................................
Burn Backup Discs32................................................................................................................................................................
Restore33................................................................................................................................................................
Restore Windows Vista From Backup Discs34................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Arcade Deluxe36................................................................................................................................................................
General Controls37................................................................................................................................................................
Navigation Controls37................................................................................................................................................................
Player Controls37................................................................................................................................................................
Cinema37................................................................................................................................................................
Play Movie37................................................................................................................................................................
Videos38................................................................................................................................................................
Playing A Video File38................................................................................................................................................................
Recent Videos38................................................................................................................................................................
Homemedia39................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced39................................................................................................................................................................
Live Update39................................................................................................................................................................
Albums41................................................................................................................................................................
Editing Pictures41................................................................................................................................................................
Slideshow Settings41................................................................................................................................................................
Music41................................................................................................................................................................
Online Media42................................................................................................................................................................
Youtube42................................................................................................................................................................
Flickr42................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack43................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack Characteristics43................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing The Battery's Life43................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Removing The Battery Pack44................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery45................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Level45................................................................................................................................................................
Optimising Battery Life45................................................................................................................................................................
Battery-low Warning46................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Your Notebook Pc With You47................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting From The Desktop47................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Around47................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Computer47................................................................................................................................................................
What To Bring To Meetings48................................................................................................................................................................
Taking The Computer Home48................................................................................................................................................................
What To Take With You48................................................................................................................................................................
Special Considerations49................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Home Office49................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling With The Computer49................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Internationally With The Computer50................................................................................................................................................................
What To Bring With You50................................................................................................................................................................
Securing Your Computer51................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Security Lock51................................................................................................................................................................
Using Passwords51................................................................................................................................................................
Entering Passwords52................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Passwords52................................................................................................................................................................
Expanding Through Options53................................................................................................................................................................
Connectivity Options53................................................................................................................................................................
Fax/data Modem (only For Certain Models)53................................................................................................................................................................
Built-in Network Feature54................................................................................................................................................................
Consumer Infrared (cir) (only For Certain Models)54................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Serial Bus (usb)55................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Port (only For Certain Models)55................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard (only For Certain Models)56................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Memory57................................................................................................................................................................
Enjoying Tv With Windows Media Center59................................................................................................................................................................
Choose Your Input Type59................................................................................................................................................................
To Connect The Digital Antenna59................................................................................................................................................................
Watching Tv With An External Antenna Or Cable Socket60................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Utility61................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Sequence61................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Disk-to-disk Recovery61................................................................................................................................................................
Password61................................................................................................................................................................
Using Software62................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Dvd Movies62................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions63................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Cds65................................................................................................................................................................
Requesting Service66................................................................................................................................................................
International Travelers Warranty (itw)66................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call66................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting67................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Tips67................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages67................................................................................................................................................................
Regulations And Safety Notices68................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Statement68................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Notices (only For Certain Models)69................................................................................................................................................................
Notice For Australia70................................................................................................................................................................
Notice For New Zealand71................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Pixel Statement72................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Device Regulatory Notice72................................................................................................................................................................
General72................................................................................................................................................................
The Fcc Rf Safety Requirement72................................................................................................................................................................
Canada — Low-power License-exempt Radio Communication Devices (rss-210)74................................................................................................................................................................
Exposure Of Humans To Rf Fields (rss-102)74................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Ergonomic Specifications74................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Aspire 5738 Quick Manual

Acer Aspire 5738 Quick Manual (13 pages)

Acer Laptop Quick Guide  
Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.4 MB
Table of contents
First Things First3................................................................................................................................................................
Your Guides3................................................................................................................................................................
Your Acer Notebook Tour4................................................................................................................................................................
Top View4................................................................................................................................................................
Closed Front View7................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View7................................................................................................................................................................
Left View8................................................................................................................................................................
Right View9................................................................................................................................................................
Base View10................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications11................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Aspire 5738 Starter Manual

Acer Aspire 5738 Starter Manual (10 pages)

Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 0.12 MB