Acer TravelMate 7720G Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Acer TravelMate 7720G. We have 2 Acer TravelMate 7720G manuals available for free PDF download: Service Manual, User Manual

Acer TravelMate 7720G Service Manual

Acer TravelMate 7720G Service Manual (180 pages)

Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 38.62 MB
Table of contents
Revision History2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents7................................................................................................................................................................
System Specifications11................................................................................................................................................................
Features11................................................................................................................................................................
Input Devices12................................................................................................................................................................
System Block Diagram14................................................................................................................................................................
Your Acer Notebook Tour15................................................................................................................................................................
Front View15................................................................................................................................................................
Closed Front View16................................................................................................................................................................
Left View17................................................................................................................................................................
Right View18................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel18................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom Panel19................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators19................................................................................................................................................................
Easy-launch Buttons20................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Basics21................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard23................................................................................................................................................................
Lock Keys And Embedded Numeric Keypad23................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Keys24................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Keys25................................................................................................................................................................
Special Key26................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Empowering Technology27................................................................................................................................................................
Empowering Technology Password27................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Enet Management27................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Epower Management29................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Epresentation Management30................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Edatasecurity Management31................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Elock Management32................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Erecovery Management33................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Esettings Management34................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Mobility Center35................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Utilities36................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Bio-protection (for Selected Models)36................................................................................................................................................................
Nti Shadow36................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Gridvista (dual-display Compatible)37................................................................................................................................................................
Launch Manager38................................................................................................................................................................
Norton Internet Security38................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Specifications And Configurations40................................................................................................................................................................
System Utilities51................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility51................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating The Bios Utility52................................................................................................................................................................
Information53................................................................................................................................................................
Main54................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced56................................................................................................................................................................
Security57................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Password58................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Password59................................................................................................................................................................
Changing A Password59................................................................................................................................................................
Boot61................................................................................................................................................................
Exit62................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Flash Utility63................................................................................................................................................................
Remove Hdd/bios Utility64................................................................................................................................................................
Machine Disassembly And Replacement69................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly Requirements69................................................................................................................................................................
General Information70................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-disassembly Instructions70................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly Process70................................................................................................................................................................
External Module Disassembly Process71................................................................................................................................................................
External Modules Disassembly Flowchart71................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery Pack72................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Sd Dummy Card73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Pc And Expresscard Dummy Cards73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lower Cover74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Secondary Hdd Cover75................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Secondary Hdd Bracket And Connector76................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Dimm78................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Wlan Board Modules78................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Disk Drive Module79................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Optical Drive Module80................................................................................................................................................................
Main Unit Disassembly Process83................................................................................................................................................................
Main Unit Disassembly Flowchart83................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Modem Board83................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Heatsink Fan Module84................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cpu And Vga Heatsink Module85................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cpu87................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Vga Board (for Discrete Model Only)87................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Middle Cover And The Power Board88................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard90................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Module91................................................................................................................................................................
Separating The Upper Case From The Lower Case94................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Launch Board96................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Touch Pad Board Module97................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Main Board100................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Odd Board Module102................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Speaker Modules103................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Usb Board104................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Module Disassembly Process106................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Module Disassembly Flowchart106................................................................................................................................................................
Main Screw List106................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Bezel107................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Module With The Brackets108................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Inverter Board And Fpc Cable109................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Lcd Brackets110................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Left And Right Hinge111................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Antennas111................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Internal Microphone And Web Camera112................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting115................................................................................................................................................................
System Check Procedures116................................................................................................................................................................
External Diskette Drive Check116................................................................................................................................................................
External Cd-rom Drive Check116................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Or Auxiliary Input Device Check116................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Check117................................................................................................................................................................
Power System Check117................................................................................................................................................................
Check The Power Adapter118................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Check119................................................................................................................................................................
Power-on Self-test (post) Error Message120................................................................................................................................................................
Index Of Error Messages121................................................................................................................................................................
Phoenix Bios Beep Codes124................................................................................................................................................................
Index Of Symptom-to-fru Error Message129................................................................................................................................................................
Intermittent Problems133................................................................................................................................................................
Undetermined Problems134................................................................................................................................................................
Top View135................................................................................................................................................................
Jumper And Connector Locations135................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View136................................................................................................................................................................
Fru (field Replaceable Unit) List139................................................................................................................................................................
Travelmate 7720/7320 Exploded Diagram140................................................................................................................................................................
Travelmate 7720/7320 Series150................................................................................................................................................................
Model Definition And Configuration150................................................................................................................................................................
Test Compatible Components173................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows174................................................................................................................................................................
Online Support Information177................................................................................................................................................................
Acer TravelMate 7720G User Manual

Acer TravelMate 7720G User Manual (100 pages)

Acer Notebook PC User's Guide  
Brand: Acer | Category: Laptop | Size: 2.6 MB
Table of contents
Safety Instructions3................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Safety Information7................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Environment7................................................................................................................................................................
Medical Devices7................................................................................................................................................................
Emergency Calls9................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Instructions9................................................................................................................................................................
Mercury Advisory9................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Empowering Technology21................................................................................................................................................................
Empowering Technology Password21................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Enet Management22................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Epower Management24................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Status25................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Epresentation Management26................................................................................................................................................................
Selected Models27................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Elock Management28................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Erecovery Management30................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Esettings Management32................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Mobility Center (for Windows Vista Only)33................................................................................................................................................................
Your Acer Notebook Tour34................................................................................................................................................................
Closed Front View36................................................................................................................................................................
Left View37................................................................................................................................................................
Right View38................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View38................................................................................................................................................................
Base View39................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications40................................................................................................................................................................
Indicators45................................................................................................................................................................
Easy-launch Buttons46................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad48................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Basics48................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard50................................................................................................................................................................
Lock Keys And Standard Numeric Keypad50................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Keys51................................................................................................................................................................
Hotkeys52................................................................................................................................................................
Special Keys53................................................................................................................................................................
Ejecting The Optical (cd Or Dvd) Drive Tray54................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Security Lock54................................................................................................................................................................
Audio55................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Volume55................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Utilities56................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Bio-protection (for Selected Models)56................................................................................................................................................................
Nti Shadow57................................................................................................................................................................
Acer Gridvista (dual-display Compatible)58................................................................................................................................................................
Launch Manager59................................................................................................................................................................
Norton Internet Security59................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Check For Viruses60................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions61................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Cds63................................................................................................................................................................
Requesting Service64................................................................................................................................................................
International Travelers Warranty (itw)64................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call64................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack65................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack Characteristics65................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing The Battery's Life65................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Removing The Battery Pack66................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery67................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Level67................................................................................................................................................................
Optimising Battery Life67................................................................................................................................................................
Battery-low Warning68................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Your Notebook Pc With You69................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting From The Desktop69................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Around69................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Computer69................................................................................................................................................................
What To Bring To Meetings70................................................................................................................................................................
Taking The Computer Home70................................................................................................................................................................
What To Take With You70................................................................................................................................................................
Special Considerations71................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Home Office71................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling With The Computer71................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Internationally With The Computer72................................................................................................................................................................
What To Bring With You72................................................................................................................................................................
Securing Your Computer73................................................................................................................................................................
Using Passwords73................................................................................................................................................................
Entering Passwords74................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Passwords74................................................................................................................................................................
Expanding Through Options75................................................................................................................................................................
Connectivity Options75................................................................................................................................................................
Fax/data Modem75................................................................................................................................................................
Built-in Network Feature76................................................................................................................................................................
Fast Infrared (fir)76................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Serial Bus (usb)77................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Port77................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Slot78................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard79................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Memory80................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Utility80................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Sequence80................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Disk-to-disk Recovery81................................................................................................................................................................
Password81................................................................................................................................................................
Using Software81................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Dvd Movies81................................................................................................................................................................
Create Backup82................................................................................................................................................................
Burn Backup Disc83................................................................................................................................................................
Restore And Recovery83................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting84................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Tips84................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages84................................................................................................................................................................
Regulations And Safety Notices86................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Notice86................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Notices87................................................................................................................................................................
Notice For Australia88................................................................................................................................................................
Notice For New Zealand89................................................................................................................................................................
Laser Compliance Statement90................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Pixel Statement90................................................................................................................................................................
Macrovision Copyright Protection Notice90................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Device Regulatory Notice91................................................................................................................................................................
General91................................................................................................................................................................
European Union (eu)91................................................................................................................................................................
The Fcc Rf Safety Requirement93................................................................................................................................................................
Canada — Low-power License-exempt Radio Communication Devices (rss-210)94................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Ergonomic Specifications95................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Comission Declaration Of Conformity96................................................................................................................................................................
Index99................................................................................................................................................................