Acer 5220G Laptop User Manual

Extensa 5630Z/5230 Series
Quick Guide
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Extensa 5630Z/5230 Series Quick Guide
Original Issue: 07/2008
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Extensa 5630Z/5230 Series Notebook PC
Model number: __________________________________
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Date of purchase: ________________________________
Place of purchase: ________________________________
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We,
Acer Incorporated
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Hereby declare that:
Product: Notebook Computer
Trade name: Acer
Model number: MS2231
Machine type: Extensa 5630Z/5230
SKU number: Extensa 5630Z/5230-xxxxx ("x" = 0-9, a - z, or A - Z)
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EC directives, and that all the necessary steps have been taken and are in force to assure
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standards:
-. EN55022: 2006, AS/NZS CISPR22: 2006, Class B
-. EN55024: 1998 + A1: 2001 + A2: 2003
-. EN55013: 2001 + A1: 2003 + A2:2006
(Applicable to product built with TV tuner module)
-. EN55020:2007 (Applicable to product built with TV tuner module)
-. EN61000-3-2: 2006, Class D
-. EN61000-3-3: 1995 + A1: 2001+A2: 2005
Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized
standard:
-. EN60950-1: 2001 + A11: 2004
-. EN60065: 2002 + A1: 2006 (Applicable to product built with TV tuner module)
Council Decision 98/482/EC (CTR21) for pan- European single terminal connection to the
Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN).
RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC on the Restriction of the Use of certain Hazardous Substances in
Electrical and Electronic Equipment.
R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC as attested by conformity with the following harmonized
standards:
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Article 3.1(a) Health and Safety
-.EN60950-1:2001 + A11:2004
-.EN50371:2002
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Article 3.1(b) EMC
-.EN301 489-1 V1.6.1
-.EN301 489-3 V1.4.1 (Applicable to non-bluetooth wireless keyboard mouse set)
-.EN301 489-17 V1.2.1
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Article 3.2 Spectrum Usages
-.EN300 440-2 V1.1.2 (Applicable to non-bluetooth wireless keyboard mouse set)
-.EN300 328 V1.7.1
-. EN301 893 V1.4.1 (Applicable to 5GHz high performance RLAN).
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Date
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accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired
operation.
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Product name:
Notebook PC
Brand name
Acer
Model number:
MS2231
Machine type:
Extensa 5630Z/5230
SKU number:
Extensa 5630Z/5230-xxxxx
("x" = 0 - 9, a - z, or A - Z)
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Acer America Corporation
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333 West San Carlos St., San Jose, CA 95110 USA
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Acer Representative
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1-254-298-4000
Fax:
1-254-298-4147
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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...helps you get started with setting up your
computer.
For more on how your computer can help you to be more productive, please
refer to the AcerSystem User Guide. This guide contains detailed information on
such subjects as system utilities, data recovery, expansion options and
troubleshooting. In addition it contains warranty information and the general
regulations and safety notices for your notebook. It is available in Portable
Document Format (PDF) and comes preloaded on your notebook. Information
for your safety and comfort.
Note: Viewing the file requires Adobe Reader. If Adobe Reader is
not installed on your computer, clicking on AcerSystem User Guide
will run the Adobe Reader setup program first. Follow the
instructions on the screen to complete the installation. For
instructions on how to use Adobe Reader, access the Help and
Support menu.
Please understand that due to its nature, the Quick Guide as well as the
Application Manual will occasionally refer to functions or features which are
only contained in certain models of the series, but not necessarily in the model
you purchased. Such instances are marked in the text with language such as
"only for certain models".
* IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that the guides mentioned
herein, whether in printed or electronic form, are for your
reference only and except as provided in the specific warranty
information contained in the AcerSystem User Guide nothing
contained in these guides shall constitute a representation or
warranty by Acer with regard to the product you purchased. Acer
expressly disclaims any liability for errors contained in the guides.
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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
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Item
Description
1
Acer Crystal Eye
Web camera for video communication
(only for certain models).
2
Microphone
Internal microphone for sound recording.
3
Display screen
Also called Liquid-Crystal Display (LCD), displays
computer output.
4
Speakers
Left and right speakers deliver stereo audio
output.
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Empowering key
Launch Acer Empowering Technology
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Productivity keys
Three productivity keys give users one-touch
access to protection and manageability features
for a more secure, smarter and easier way to
work. Please refer to "Generic User Guide" for
more details.
7
Easy-launch buttons Buttons for launching frequently used programs.
Please refer to "Generic User Guide" for more
details.
8
Palmrest
Comfortable support area for your hands when
you use the computer.
9
Touchpad
Touch-sensitive pointing device which functions
like a computer mouse.
10
Click buttons (left,
and right)
The left and right buttons function like the left
and right mouse buttons.
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Status indicators
Light-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) that light up to
show the status of the computer's functions and
components. Please refer to "Generic User
Guide" for more details.
12
Keyboard
For entering data into your computer.
13
Power button
Turns the computer on and off.
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Closed front view
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Icon
Item
Description
1
Latch
Locks and releases the lid.
2
5-in-1 card reader
Accepts Secure Digital (SD),
MultiMediaCard (MMC), Memory Stick
(MS), Memory Stick Pro (MS PRO), and xDPicture Card.
Note: Only one card can operate at any
given time.
3
Line-in jack
Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio
CD player, stereo walkman, mp3 player)
4
Microphone jack
Accepts inputs from external
microphones.
5
Headphones/
speaker/line-out
jack.
Connects to audio line-out devices
(e.g., speakers, headphones).
6
Bluetooth
communication
switch
Enable/disable the Bluetooth function
(only for certain models).
7
Wireless
communication
switch
Enable/disable the wireless function
(only for certain models).
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Left view
Item
Description
1
Kensington lock
slot
Connects to a Kensington-compatible
computer security lock.
2
External display
(VGA) port
Connects to a display device (e.g.,
external monitor, LCD projector).
3
Ethernet (RJ-45)
port
Connects to an Ethernet 10/100/1000based network.
4
Two USB 2.0 ports
Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB
mouse, USB camera).
5
ExpressCard/54
slot
Accepts one ExpressCard/54 module.
6
PC Card slot
Accepts one Type II PC Card.
7
PC Card slot eject
button
Ejects the PC Card from the slot.
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Right view
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Item
Description
1
Optical drive
Internal optical drive; accepts CDs or DVDs.
2
Optical disk access
indicator
Lights up when the optical drive is active.
3
Optical drive eject
button
Ejects the optical disk from the drive.
4
Emergency eject hole
Ejects the optical drive tray when the computer
is turned off.
Note: Insert a paper clip to the emergency eject
hole to eject the optical drive tray when the
computer is off.
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Icon
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Rear view
Item
Description
1
USB 2.0 port
Connects to USB 2.0 devices
(e.g., USB mouse, USB camera).
2
Modem
(RJ-11) port
Connects to a phone line.
3
DC-in jack
Connects to an AC adapter.
4
Ventilation slots Enable the computer to stay cool, even
after prolonged use.
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Base view
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Icon
Item
Description
1
Memory compartment Houses the computer's main memory.
2
Battery lock
Locks the battery in position.
3
Battery release latch
Releases the battery to remove the
battery pack.
4
Battery bay
Houses the computer's battery pack.
5
Hard disk bay
Houses the computer’s hard disk (secured
with screws)
6
Acer DASP (Disk AntiShock Protection)
Protects the hard disk drive from shocks
and bumps.
7
Ventilation slots and
cooling fan
Enable the computer to stay cool, even
after prolonged use.
Note: Do not cover or obstruct the
opening of the fan.
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Operating
system
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Windows Vista™
Platform
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Intel® Celeron® processor
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Mobile Intel® GL40 Express Chipset
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Acer InviLink™ 802.11b/g
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Dual-channel DDR2 SDRAM support
Up to 2 GB of DDR2 667 MHz memory, upgradeable
to 4 GB using two soDIMM modules*
System memory
Display
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15.4" WXGA 1280 x 800
Graphics
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Mobile Intel® GL40 Express Chipset
Storage
subsystem
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2.5" hard disk drive
Optical drive options:
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DVD-Super Multi double-layer drive*
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DVD/CD-RW combo drive*
5-in-1 card reader
Audio
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Two built-in Acer 3DSonic stereo speakers
High-definition audio support
MS-Sound compatible
Built-in microphone
Communication
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Acer Video Conference, featuring:
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Integrated Acer Crystal Eye webcam*
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Optional Acer Xpress VoIP phone
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WLAN: Acer InviLink™ 802.11b/g
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WPAN: Bluetooth® 2.0+EDR
LAN: Gigabit Ethernet, Wake-on-LAN ready
Modem: 56K ITU V.92
Privacy control
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Enhanced Acer DASP (Disk Anti-Shock Protection)
Acer Bio-Protection fingerprint solution*
BIOS user, supervisor, HDD passwords
Kensington lock slot
Dimensions
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360 (W) x 267 (D) x 30.3/43 (H) mm
(14.2 x 10.5 x 1.2/1.7 inches)
3.02 kg (6.64 Ibs)*
2.88 kg (6.34 Ibs)*
Power
subsystem
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ACPI 3.0
71 W 4800 mAh*
48.8W 4400 mAh*
3-pin 65 W AC adapter
Energy Star 4.0
Input devices
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88-/89-key keyboard
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Specifications
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I/O interface
Environment
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ExpressCard™/54 slot
PC Card slot (Type II)
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5-in-1 card reader (SD™, MMC, MS, MS PRO, xD)
Three USB 2.0 ports
External display (VGA) port
Headphone/speaker/line-out jack
Microphone-in jack
Line-in jack
Ethernet (RJ-45) port
Modem (RJ-11) port
DC-in jack for AC adapter
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Temperature:
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Operating: 5 °C to 35 °C
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Non-operating: -20 °C to 65 °C
Humidity (non-condensing):
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Operating: 20% to 80%
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Non-operating: 20% to 80%
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Note:"*" "only for certain models".
Note: The specifications listed above are for reference only. The
exact configuration of your PC depends on the model purchased.