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Acer Digital Photo Frame User Manual

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  • Page 1 Acer Digital Photo Frame User Guide...
  • Page 2 Serial number: ___________________________________ Date of purchase: ________________________________ Place of purchase: ________________________________ Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Incorporated. Other companies' product names or trademarks are used herein for identification purposes only and belong to their respective companies.
  • Page 3: Important Information

    Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Cleaning your product Please follow these guidelines when cleaning this product: Always unplug the digital photo frame before cleaning. • Use a soft cloth to wipe the screen and the casing.
  • Page 4: Caution For Memory Card Reader Dummies

    CAUTION for memory card reader dummies Your product shipped with plastic dummies installed in the memory card reader slots. Dummies protect unused slots from dust, metal objects, or other particles. Save the dummies for use when no memory cards are installed in the slots. Warnings Do not use this product near water.
  • Page 5: Additional Safety Information

    We at Acer are very conscious of the environmental effects of our business and strive to identify and implement the best working procedures to reduce the...
  • Page 6: Disposal Instructions

    For more information and help when recycling, please go to this website: Visit for further information on the features and benefits of our other products. Disposal instructions Do not throw this electronic device into the trash when discarding.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Special notes on your digital photo frame (DPF) Important information Safety instructions Cleaning your product CAUTION for accessibility CAUTION when unplugging CAUTION for memory card reader dummies Warnings Using electrical power Product servicing Additional safety information IT equipment recycling information...
  • Page 8: Welcome

    Welcome Thank you for purchasing this Acer digital photo frame. This product has been designed and manufactured to the highest quality standards. To understand the functions and features of this product, please read this guide before using the product. Check the package contents...
  • Page 9: Your Digital Photo Frame Tour

    Your digital photo frame tour Front view Your new Acer Digital Photo Frame uses a touchscreen to control functions. Touch the icon on the screen to activate the desired function. See "Controls on the unit" on page 11 for more details.
  • Page 10: Back View

    Back view Item Description Power switch Turns the DPF on and off...
  • Page 11: Bottom View

    Bottom view Item Description Power jack Connects to an AC adapter SD card reader Accepts one Secure Digital (SD) Card Note: Push to remove/install the card A-type USB 2.0 port Connects to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB flash drive) B-type mini USB 2.0 Connects to a PC via the USB cable port 5-in-1 card reader...
  • Page 12: Setting Up Your Digital Photo Frame

    Connecting the AC power Plug one end of the AC power adapter into the power jack on the back of the digital photo frame and the other end into a power outlet. Note: Available plug type may vary depending on sales region.
  • Page 13: Placing Your Digital Photo Frame

    Placing your digital photo frame Rest the digital photo frame horizontally (recommended orientation) or vertically on a stable surface to enjoy your photos. Turning the frame on Sliding the power switch to On turns the frame on, while sliding the power...
  • Page 14: Enjoying Your Digital Photo Frame

    Enjoying your digital photo frame The Acer digital photo frame is a photo player with an integrated calendar function. Use the touch panel to select the function you wish to enjoy. To turn on the calendar display, please see "Calendar and clock settings" on page 13 for more details.
  • Page 15: Viewing Images From The Internal/External Memory

    Viewing images from the internal/external memory Your digital photo frame comes with demo images preloaded in the internal memory. On the back of the unit, there is a 5-in-1 card reader for SD/MS/MS PRO/MMC/xD cards, and a SD card slot for SD cards.
  • Page 16: Copy To Memory

    If you insert a card into each slot, the frame will only show images stored on the second card inserted. Copy to memory If you insert a memory card into the memory card slot, the frame will enter thumbnail view mode and you can use the navigation controls and selection key to select the image(s).
  • Page 17: Connecting Usb Devices

    Connecting USB devices The USB 2.0 port is a high-speed serial bus which allows you to connect USB peripherals (e.g., USB flash/hard disks) to copy/display images using the DPF. The USB ports support USB Mass Storage Class for both High Speed Device and High Speed Host functions.
  • Page 18: Controls On The Unit

    Controls on the unit After you turn on the frame, you can choose sildeshow mode to scroll through the selected photos or single photo mode to show a single photo. You can press to toggle between the modes. 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Icon Item Description...
  • Page 19: Photo Mode

    Icon Item Description Zoom-in/Zoom-out Press to enlarge or shrink the photo on the screen Rotate vertically/ Rotate photo from portrait to landscape, horizontally and back Menu Press to enter the Settings menu Thumbnail Press to change to thumbail mode Slideshow / Press to toggle between slideshow and Photo show photo show modes...
  • Page 20: Delete

    Delete Press to enter the setup menu. Press the up/down icon to select Delete. Then press to enter thumbnail view mode and use the navigation controls and press to select or deselect the images. A ticked thumbnail means the image is selected. An unticked thumbnail means the image is not selected.
  • Page 21: System Setup

    Then press to enter the Calendar and Clock setup menu, and use the up/down icon to select the funtion that you want to set. Press to enter the function’s submenu. Please set the date and time when the first time you use this device. Press to enter the Date Time Setting menu and use the left/right icons to move to different fields and use the up/down icons to adjust the date and time.
  • Page 22: Slideshow Mode

    Then press to enter the System Setup menu and use the navigation controls to select Auto Copy from this menu. Then press to enter the Auto Copy submenu. Press the left/right icons to make sure On shows on the screen. Press to return to the previous menu.
  • Page 23: Editing A Slideshow

    Editing a slideshow In Slideshow mode, press to enter the setup menu. Press the up/down icon to select Edit Slideshow. Then press to go to thumbnail view mode and use the navigation controls and press to select or deselect the images. A ticked thumbnail means the image is selected.
  • Page 24: Error Message Indication

    Error message indication Below is the list of some error messages you might encounter when using this product. Possible solutions are also included. Error message Description The internal memory is full. Please remove some images files, so you can add new files. The memory card may not be inserted properly.
  • Page 25: Specifications

    Specifications Item Description Display size 8" TFT LCD Aspect ratio Screen resolution 800 x 600 Internal memory 512 MB Card readers SD card 5-in-1 card reader (SD, MS, MS PRO, MMC, xD) USB ports A-type USB 2.0 B-type mini USB 2.0 Playback Still image, thumbnails, slideshow Supported formats...
  • Page 26: Regulations And Safety Notices

    Regulations and safety notices FCC notice This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
  • Page 27: Lcd Pixel Statement

    Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme a la norme NMB-003 du Canada. Declaration of Conformity for EU countries Acer hereby declares that this product is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. Compliant with Russian regulatory certification LCD pixel statement The LCD unit is produced using high-precision manufacturing techniques.
  • Page 28 Contact person: Mr. Easy Lai Tel: 886-2-8691-3089 Fax: 886-2-8691-3000 Email: Hereby declare that: Product: Digital Photo Frame Trade Name: Acer Model Number: AF318 SKU Number: AF318xxx ("x" = 0 ~ 9, a ~ z, or A ~ Z) or blank...

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