Access the disk management utility: Right click on My Computer — Manage — Disk Management. Quick launch button for email also stays on as well as hard disk led is continuously on. Can anyone suggest what may be causing this. Answer: Check the device manager if the device is yellow marked. The main processor fan is working but spining very slow. Try both memory sticks one at a time in both slots.
I know that some people successfully cleaned the heat sink with a shop vacuum some people say you can damage the laptop by static electricity when you are vacuuming, not sure about that. Does anyone know how to remove the faulty speaker or even get inside the case? Or could suggest some others web sites where i could find forums on acer aspire 1360 turing on problems? Can you boot the laptop into safe mode by pressing F8? I took all the screws out, but there seems to be something else that holds it together. I repaired a lot of Toshiba laptops with a very similar problem. I need help for my acer laptop aspire 1350. I believe it is just a bad connection. So please excuse me if this has been asked before. Knoppix environment is very similar to Windows.
Test the laptop with an external monitor. Use the same steps to prepare the media. I found the same problem here posted couple of pages ago but no solution. Suffice to say, we will not buy another Acer. No response when i press the buttons. It happens because overtime the cooling module gets clogged with dust.
Apparently the modem driver is conflicting with something else. The numbers on the component are: 4800B, W42B. I would try replacing the cable. When i plugged out the battery and the dc supply the computer went off and when i press the main button to switch it on, for half second my computer seems that it is going to start up properly,but the same thing is happening again. Please observe the references of your User Guide as well as the operating conditions and safety instructions, so that the product functions perfectly and for a long time remains operational. You are searching for a Acer Notebook user guide? All the useful information published in a user guide should be easy to read, so that you be able to unterstand all technical operating instructions. Among the huge offer of Acer are for example, server, pc-systems, notebooks, monitors, tablets and smartphones.
You can download Knoppix operating system. How can I reformat my laptop through the external dvd. Thks for reading this request. Thanks for any suggestions in advance. I sent that batery back and told them and got a refund. How can I retrieve the Icon or Adjust the touchpad settings without it? Back up all personal files and reimage the hard drive from the recovery disc, it will reload the laptop back to factory defaults.
Following advice from the likes of the threads here I opened it up to clean the fand and heatsink. When i arrived at my home i reboot it and know problem. Apart from Acer owner manuals, you are able to find software and drivers there as well. Any help would be appreciated very much. Uninstall older devices and try again. Make sure to backup all important data from your hard drive. Can you boot laptop in Safe Mode.
The screen just goes black and everything turns off. Electronics are getting crazy sometimes and i do have stories to tell. So I want to open the case and replace it. When you have the bare bone system, you still should be able to start it with an external monitor and get at least the logo on the screen. Any help would be mcuh appreciatted! Just disconnect it from the laptop and connect it back. Any suggestions on where to go for repair or replacement? Try updating the video driver if there is a newer version available for downloads.
If you still have no video even after the system is completely minimized, probably something is wrong with the motherboard. If so, where can I get a driver? The fan should start spinning before the laptop shuts down. It is possible that some connectors are not seated properly. What I found was that the fan cover part of the body shell you remove to access the fan had 2 sheets covering it. When the Ac adapter is connected, the light at the front of it turns on to indicate the battery charging, but I still get no response even after charging for a few hours.
Any input would be greatly appreciated. In case you have connected a lot of usb devices in the past with the same usb port, your system might not be able to detect the new one. I reckon something is overheating somewhere, I took the panels away that are available to remove at the back, and none of those parts memory and wirelesss card i guess are hot at all. Turn on the laptop and when Acer logo appears on the screen try pressing F1, F2, Esc keys. It make a small whirr sound then my screen freezes Not responding.
I have stripped it down and cleaned as much as I dare but without a service manual I am reluctant to proceed any further. It was having problems with a very noisy fan was swithcing off randomly. What else can be done to get to the internet, so that a virus repair program can be downloaded, and some of these problems alleviated? Another symptom of overheating — the laptop runs slower then usual. Dont know if it is over heating however the fan is working fine and I cleaned the heatsink. If both internal and external speakers work intermittently, this could be either software related issue or something more serious, like sound card failure. I recently bought a new Acer laptop and am now helping on the Acer forum and have quite a few questions about disassemblies.