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Aspire 1640Z/1650Z Series User's Guide

The printed User's Guide introduces you to the basic features and functions of your new computer. For more on how your computer can help you to be more productive, please refer to the AcerSystem User's 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.

Screen shot PDF Ebook Aspire 1640Z /1650Z Series User

Follow these steps to access it:
1 Click on Start, All Programs, AcerSystem.
2 Click on AcerSystem User's Guide.

Disposal instructions
First things first
Your guides
Basic care and tips for using your computer
Turning your computer on and off
Taking care of your computer
Taking care of your AC adapter
Taking care of your battery pack
Cleaning and servicing
Acer Empowering Technology
Acer eDataSecurity Management
Acer eLock Management
Acer ePerformance Management
Acer eRecovery Management
Acer eSettings Management
Acer eNet Management
Acer ePower Management
Acer ePresentation Management
Your Acer notebook tour
Front view
Closed front view
Left view
Right view
Rear view
Base view
Easy-launch buttons
Touchpad basics
Using the keyboard
Lock keys and embedded numeric keypad
Windows keys
Special keys
Ejecting the optical (CD or DVD) drive tray
Using a computer security lock
Adjusting the volume
Using the system utilities
Acer GridVista (dual-display compatible)
Launch Manager
Norton AntiVirus
Frequently asked questions
Requesting service
International Travelers Warranty (ITW)
Before you call
Acer Arcade (for selected models)
Arcade hotkeys
InstantOn Arcade mode
Finding and playing content
Arcade controls
Navigation controls
Player controls
Virtual keyboard
Background mode
Editing Pictures
Slide Show settings
Playing a video file
Editing video
Make DVDs
Authoring CD/DVDs
Taking your notebook PC with you
Disconnecting from the desktop
Moving around
Preparing the computer
What to bring to meetings
Taking the computer home
Preparing the computer
What to take with you
Special considerations
Setting up a home office
Traveling with the computer
Preparing the computer
What to take with you
Special considerations
Traveling internationally with the computer
Preparing the computer
What to bring with you
Special considerations
Securing your computer
Using a computer security lock
Using passwords
Entering passwords
Setting passwords
Expanding through options
Connectivity options
Fax/data modem
Built-in network feature
Universal Serial Bus (USB)
PC Card slot
Installing memory
BIOS utility
Boot sequence
Enable disk-to-disk recovery
Using software
Playing DVD movies
Power management
Acer eRecovery Management
Create backup
Restore from backup
Create factory default image CD
Re-install bundled software without CD
Change password
Troubleshooting tips
Error messages
Regulations and safety notices
ENERGY STAR guidelines compliance
FCC notice
Modem notices
Important safety instructions
Laser compliance statement
LCD pixel statement
Macrovision copyright protection notice
Radio device regulatory notice
European Union (EU)
The FCC RF safety requirement
Canada — Low-power license-exempt radio
communication devices (RSS-210)
Federal Communications Comission Declaration of Conformity
Declaration of Conformity for CE Marking

Aspire 1640Z/1650Z Series User's Guide