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Troubleshooting; Troubleshooting Tips; Error Messages - Acer TravelMate 5740 User Manual

Acer travelmate 5740: user guide
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Troubleshooting

This chapter shows you how to deal with common system problems.
Read it before calling a technician if a problem occurs. Solutions to more
serious problems require opening up the computer. Do not attempt to open
the computer yourself; contact your dealer or authorized service center
for assistance.

Troubleshooting tips

This notebook PC incorporates an advanced design that delivers onscreen error
message reports to help you solve problems.
If the system reports an error message or an error symptom occurs, see "Error
messages" below. If the problem cannot be resolved, contact your dealer. See
"Requesting service" on page 35.

Error messages

If you receive an error message, note the message and take the corrective
action. The following table lists the error messages in alphabetical order
together with the recommended course of action.
Error messages
CMOS battery bad
CMOS checksum error
Disk boot failure
Equipment configuration
error
Hard disk 0 error
Hard disk 0 extended type
error
I/O parity error
Keyboard error or no
keyboard connected
Keyboard interface error
Memory size mismatch
If you still encounter problems after going through the corrective measures, please contact
your dealer or an authorized service center for assistance. Some problems may be solved
using the BIOS utility.
Corrective action
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Insert a system (bootable) disk into the floppy drive (A:),
then press <Enter> to reboot.
Press <F2> (during POST) to enter the BIOS utility, then press
Exit in the BIOS utility to reboot.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Contact your dealer or an authorized service center.
Press <F2> (during POST) to enter the BIOS utility, then press
Exit in the BIOS utility to reboot.

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