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Acer Aspire 5538 Series Quick Manual

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Aspire 5538 Series
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  • Page 1 Aspire 5538 Series Quick Guide...
  • Page 2 This booklet has been reviewed for accuracy. Although Acer makes all reasonable attempts for this booklet to be printed in an accurate manner, Acer takes no responsibility for any inadvertent errors or misprints. Acer's liability with respect to this booklet is subject to any limitation of liability set out in the applicable product warranty.
  • Page 3: First Things First

    First things first We would like to thank you for making an Acer notebook your choice for meeting your mobile computing needs. Your guides To help you use your Acer notebook, we have designed a set of guides: First off, the Just for Starters... poster helps you get started with setting up your computer.
  • Page 4: Your Acer Notebook Tour

    Your Acer notebook tour After setting up your computer as illustrated in the Just for Starters... poster, let us show you around your new Acer notebook. Top view Icon Item Acer Crystal Eye webcam Microphone Description Web camera for video communication.
  • Page 5 Comfortable support area for your hands when you use the computer. Turns the internal touchpad on and off. Enables / disables the WLAN function. Launches Acer Backup Management for three-step data backup. Indicates when the hard disk drive is active.
  • Page 6 Hotkey Icon Function <Fn> + <F5> Display toggle <Fn> + <F6> Screen blank <Fn> + <F8> Speaker toggle <Fn> + < > Brightness <Fn> + < > Brightness down <Fn> + < > Volume up <Fn> + < > Volume down Description Switches display output between the...
  • Page 7: Closed Front View

    Closed front view Icon Item Battery 5-in-1 card reader Rear view Icon Item Battery bay Description Indicates the computer's battery status. 1. Charging: The light shows amber when the battery is charging. 2. Fully charged: The light shows blue when in AC mode. Accepts Secure Digital (SD), MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick PRO (MS PRO), xD-...
  • Page 8: Left View

    Left view Icon Item Kensington lock slot Ventilation slots External display (VGA) port HDMI HDMI port USB 2.0 port Microphone-in jack Headphones/speaker/ line-out jack with S/PDIF support Description Connects to a Kensington-compatible computer security lock. Note: Wrap the computer security lock cable around an immovable object such as a table or handle of a locked drawer.
  • Page 9: Right View

    Right view Icon Item Optical drive Optical disk access indicator Emergency eject hole USB 2.0 port Ethernet (RJ-45) port DC-in jack Description Internal optical drive; accepts CDs or DVDs. Lights up when the optical drive is active. Ejects the optical drive tray when the computer is turned off.
  • Page 10: Base View

    Base view Icon Item Battery bay Battery lock Memory compartment Hard disk bay Ventilation slots and cooling fan Battery release latch Description Houses the computer's battery pack. Locks the battery in position. Houses the computer's main memory. Houses the computer's hard disk (secured with screws).
  • Page 11: Specifications

    Built-in microphone • Storage 2.5" hard disk drive • subsystem DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive • 5-in-1 card reader • Communication Integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam • WLAN: • • • WPAN: Bluetooth • LAN: Gigabit Ethernet; Wake-on-LAN ready • Privacy control BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords •...
  • Page 12 Power ACPI 3.0 • subsystem 48.84 W 4400 mAh • 3-pin 65 W AC adapter • ENERGY STAR • Special keys 103-/104-/107-key keyboard • and controls Touchpad pointing device • I/O interface 5-in-1 card reader (SD/MMC/MS/MS PRO/xD) • USB 2.0 port •...

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