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Questions tagged [acer-aspire]

Aspire is a line of personal computers made by Acer.

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Acer Aspire V3-772G-9829 fan spins but it is not detected by any program [on hold]

The fan spins, but the notebook is overheating a lot. While playing some relatively heavy game, the CPU temperature gets to 90 ~ 95ºC. I installed some programs to check how faster the fan was ...
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Laptop randomly shuts off when not on AC Power [on hold]

Before anything else, my laptop: Acer Aspire E14 (E5-475G-380U) i3-7100U/GT940MX 4GB RAM 1 year old I just suddenly had this problem where my laptop shuts off suddenly when on Battery power. The ...
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Need help to Unlock BIOS for ACER ASPIRE 3 A315-51-316K

I am having Acer Aspire 3 A315-51-316K model i3 processor 7130U with 4 GB ram (Soldered). I use Fedora OS. I want to remove this and install new OS. For this, I created bootable USB and started the ...
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Connect 2 external displays Acer Aspire 5

The exact specifications of the model are here. https://www.acer.com/ac/en/US/content/model/NX.GTCAA.020 I was looking to connect 2 displays to this laptop, but there were many different options ...
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Windows 10 Acer - Hard drive powers down and up constantly when screen goes off and on battery

Strange one this. I can't tell if this is a Windows 10 or an Acer issue. Model number: A315-41-R9YH When on battery and the screen turns off, I can hear the hard drive constantly powering down and ...
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Downgrade Windows 10 from recovery partition

I have an Acer laptop with an OEM Windows 8.1 originally installed on it. After upgrading to Windows 10 I would need to do a factory reset. If I go to Disk Management, the recovery partition seems to ...
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Swap fn key children keys function

I just bought a new laptop, the Acer A715-72G and it has this very annoying feature. The F1-12 keys are swapped with the functions they also give. Like adjusting brightness and adjusting volume. At ...
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Is my laptop good for speakers? [closed]

I got an Acer Aspire A715-71G and looking to buy a set of speakers with an impendance of 4 Ohms. How do I know if my laptop is good for them ,or if it is powerfull enough?
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Can't boot from Windows 10 USB stick: Black screen with blinking cursor

Having an about 10 year old i7 machine, I want to re-install Windows 10 Pro over the existing Win10 Education installation using a USB stick. But when booting the Win10 iso, I only get a black screen ...
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Cannot install Ubuntu on Acer Aspire 3 - “watchdog: BUG: soft lockup: - CPU#1 stuck for 22s! [migration/1:15]”

I am trying to install Ubuntu Mate on my Acer Aspire 3, with AMD Ryzen 3 2200U and AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics, currently running Windows 10. When I boot from a USB and select "Install Ubuntu Mate" I ...
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Acer Aspire 3 A315-31-C6D4 bios password

My laptop bios is locked with pass that i lost it...after I enter 3 different password, now is asking an unlock code or something, like in image:Enter unlock password key 2042932810 Someone please ...
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Wireless network adapter driver disconnects windows 10

I guess I am having issues with the wireless network adapter of my Acer Aspire E1-570 I am using: Windows 10.0.17134.343 Connection is WifI through a portable router Alcatel 4G LTE Model MW41NF Bl I ...
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Wifi and Bluetooth not working on some boots (Acer Aspire R14 R5-471T-51UN with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174)

I got this laptop a couple of years ago, and after a while I noticed that the wifi and bluetooth doesn't work on some boots. After some searching I found that other people have the same issue with ...
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Kali linux monitor mode is set but not capturing Access points

I have an Acer Aspire with ath10k wireless drivers, I have been using Kali Linux for a while but this problem has only occurred since I deleted a past user and started using a new one. I use sudo ...
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Keyboard goes out randomly

I own an Acer Aspire laptop, running windows 10. Occasionally, without any pattern or obvious root cause, the keyboard will stop working. Restarting the computer fixes the issue. I have checked all my ...
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How to remove UEFI supervisor password? Acer Aspire 771G

2 years ago I try to install a Linux distribution. - To do so I need to disable the secure boot and set the supervisor password. - My keyboard was giving me problems at that time and now i don't ...
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Why is my memory at 65% usage when I'm not running any programs?

I don't know why my memory is showing 65% usage even though I'm not running any programs. And sometimes it's stuck. My laptop specifications: Acer Aspire VX 15 OS : Windows 10 x64 lastest ...
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PC won't boot from USB medium

So I bought my laptop with a legitimate copy of Windows 8.1, replaced it with Debian 9/Stretch and then dual booted it with Android X86, after that came Windows 10 and Arch. Quadruple booting was no ...
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CheckSum error, cannot boot

I was watching a video on my Acer Aspire laptop when I accidentally hit it on the left side of screen with my leg, the hit was very minor. But just after the hit the video stuck and started giving a ...
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Sudden latency in USB Keyboards

Over the last few months, a couple of users in our office have noticed a latency between the keyboard an the PC response. It isn't in everything, only certain programs, but this has developed over ...
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No bootable device insert bootable device

Can't turn on laptop Acer aspire V5 561G(purchased at 2014),always gives this msg,also can't enter bios,pressing f2 but no reaction,is there any solution,where can i download bios or recovery tools if ...
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How to disable Secure Boot on an Acer Aspire 3 laptop?

I have a new laptop: Acer Aspire 3, model A315-51-318M. I can enter BIOS by pressing F2 at laptop startup. On the Boot tab there is the Secure Boot enabled and I need to disable it. The problem is ...
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Windows 10 error : System thread exception not handled

I am using an Acer Aspire 4710 machine with a 32 bit Intel Core Duo processor 1.86GHz clock speed. The RAM is only 1 GB. I was using Debian stretch OS on this system. But today I changed to Windows ...
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Acer Aspire V3-471G Network Controller is missing

I have been using my Acer Aspire V3-471G for 2 years and suddenly the Network Controller is missing. I tried Googling for ways to fix this and there is no changes. What should I do?
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Fan is starting and then stopping before boot

So I recently re-installed a new laptop motherboard in a acer aspire r3-471T. After I plug everything in and power it on it boots fine except that before the acer logo appears on the screen or f12 or ...
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What is the meaning of 11-B2 in RAM specification (Samsung 2GB 1Rx8 PC3-10600S-9-10-B2)

Please read these details first I'm planning to upgrade my Laptop RAM. This RAM is currently in my Laptop: Nanya 2GB 1Rx8 PC3 10600S-9-10-B2 1333 mhz The RAM I'm planning to buy: Samsung 2GB 1Rx8 ...
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Can i use windows 10 32bit OS on Acer Aspire 4720 if default 1GB RAM is increased to 2.5GB?

I am using Acer Aspire 4720(for more details click here) which comes with a default 1GB RAM(512mbx2,dual channel).Laptop is 32bit architecture hardware.I tried using windows 10 32bit,but it's ...
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Is is possible to run a 16GB DIMM next to 4GB DIMM

Is is possible to run a 4GB DIMM with a 16GB DIMM on an Acer Aspire XC-780? There are only 2 memory slots.
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Sound fluctuations in Windows 10 laptop

I am using Windows 10 laptop.I am facing some audio problems..My problem is the sound level-It changes depending on the charging condition..If my laptop is plugged in The sound level is very low.....
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After installation windows 10, touchpad gestures stopped working

Bought an Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G with endless OS and decided to install windows 10. As a aftermath - gestures on my touchpad stopped works. Any suggestions?
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“Multiple Displays” dropdown box menu missing

wish you could help me. i just purchased a new ACER desktop with an extra monitor. Tried to change the "multiple displays" setting to extended displays but it the dropdown box menu is missing. I am ...
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Why can I only boot once from a UEFI boot entry? [duplicate]

On an Acer Aspire XC-105 I can only boot into a clean install of Ubuntu 16.04 only once for each entry that is made in the UEFI, with the UEFI entry no longer existing after a restart. For some ...
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How can I tell if a USB-C portable monitor is usable with a particular laptop?

I have an Acer Aspire R15 (Did not get it from Amazon, but here's the product link) and I want to purchase an external, portable monitor because as a Senior in Computer Science and professional ...
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Spilled water into my desktop tower

I have a 2011 Acer windows 7 home desktop with monitor (Acer Aspire X3990). The monitor sits up on a desk and the desktop on the floor. There was a cup of water right beside the edge that was beside ...
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Relating to Windows 10 Fresh Start

I wish to use the new feature on Windows 10 called "Fresh Start", then it says it will remove all applications and programs. Currently i am using an Acer Desktop. Will removing apps such as Intel ...
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Acer Aspire keyboard prints random letters and Fn combinations does not work

I have Acer Aspire 5742ZG and today I realized that my keyboard stared to work incorrect. For example Fn + F[1-9] does not work while Fn + right/left arrow change sound and up/down change brightness ...
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Messed up boot for Acer Aspire 5

I got a brand new Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G-8227 and, despite it saying it has a free OS I found out it had this thing called Endless OS. Fair enough, I got a windows 10 USB, booted from legacy, opened ...
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OS boots but black screen, not even BIOS menu is shown

I have 5 years old Acer Aspire 7741g. I was playing video games and suddenly I got artifacts on screen and screen freezing so I had to reboot. This happened several times in couple of days only during ...
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Why my laptop sound goes down while plugged in or battery saver is off?

My laptop has a fairly loud sound while battery saver mode is enabled,but I don't understand why the sound goes down when I plug in the laptop or turn off the battery saver.Is there any fix to this or ...
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Acer Aspire ES15 with Debian gets wifi connected but without internet connection

What's up guys! I have installed Debian stretch dualbooting with Windows 10 on Acer Aspire ES 15. This issue started when I logged in and tried to get internet connected using wireless but only wifi ...
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Unable to unlock keyboard on Windows 7

I am unable to unlock keyboard on my laptop which is acer's Aspire E 15 modeland having Windows 7 installed. Somehow keyboard is locked and none of the button on keyboard is working now. I verified ...
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Acer e1-572 wont boot and cant access BIOS

My laptop wont boot, it is stuck in Acer logo splash screen F2 and F12 buttons dont do anything Reseating ram and hard drive did not solve Holding power for 2s or 2min does not work Only power light ...
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Windows 10 Freezes whenever I connect to WiFi?

I am having an issue, it is so strange that whenever I try to connect my Acer Aspire E3 - 112 to my WiFi router the laptop freezes. I saw many solution articles and videos on the Internet and tried to ...
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nvm.e SSD (960 Evo from samsung) is not recognised by BIOS or W10 (ACER Aspire VN7-591))

I just received my Samsung 960 Evo NVM.e SSD (500Gb) model name MZ-V6E500. The package looked fine (ordered from Amazon), seemingly never opened. So I opened up my computer and installed the SSD on ...
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Keboard keys not working properly

I have a Acer Aspire E1-431 , I installed windows 10 pro 32 bit and i have installed big applications's(32 bit) like Visual Studio 2015, Sql 2012(Sequal server management studio) Adobe and ...
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Acer Laptop Win10 Upgraded to v1703 OS version: Fn Key not working after upgrade

Acer Laptop(Aspire V5 571p) Win10 v1511/1607 OS Upgrade to Win10 v1703 OS version: Fn Key not working after the upgrade.
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acer Aspire R5-471T issue when waking

I was recommended to uninstall and reinstall my Graphics driver from my computer about two weeks ago, and now every time I shut my laptop closed and it goes to sleep, upon opening it, the screen has ...
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Can't install linux on my laptop (Acer Aspire 5742)

In the last few days I'm trying to install linux on my laptop, but I'm not having success on it... I create a bootable pen-drive with Ubuntu, but my laptop does not boot it... seeking for solutions ...
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Acer aspire X; AXC-603G-UW15

I believe i was hacked, and somehow my C drive was LOCKED, running win8.1, and when i rebooted my computer, windows couldn't be found, the comp. did not come with a recovery disk, and i have tried all ...
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How to disable or remove Intel SMM?

I have successfully removed Intel ME from the firmware by reflashing the BIOS using corna's tool: https://github.com/corna/me_cleaner However I am still concerned about SMM. Intel ME and AMT ...