Acer Aspire

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  1. cvs4321

    Question Acer aspire v3-571 keyboard not working after replacement

    Hi There, I will include some background to the issue. A customer approaches me with a battery and keyboard issue on their Acer aspire v3-571. The battery issue was caused by a faulty dc jack and a dead battery that was resolved (By replacing both parts). The customer said that they couldn't...
  2. N

    Solved! Looking for price suggestions for laptop I'm selling.

    I'm trying to sell an Acer Aspire 7 A715-71G, used for a bit over a year (Edit: Should also mention the CPU up time is 203 hours), I've looked on Amazon and seen that new ones seem to be 1400$ new, and I've seen a listing for 800$ used. The laptop is in mint condition, all is working well and...
  3. S

    Solved! Acer Aspire won’t turn on.

    I have an Acer Aspire ES-1 711. Had it for 5 years. Now it doesn’t turn on anymore. The left LED on the front goes on and off . I hear a pulsating fan-like sound and repeatedly three metal “tickings”, like a relay. Anyone know what to do?
  4. ruslruslrusl1

    How To SOLUTION - Laptop Plugged In, Not Charging in Windows 7/8/10

    I'm seeing many posts lately about issues in Windows 7/8/10 laptop batteries showing "Plugged in not charging" and after much research and trial and error I wanted to share what finally worked for me. I had this same issue on my Acer Aspire ES1-711 laptop with "non-removable battery" running...
  5. _CaioS_

    Question Using a GTX 1660 in I5 7200U 3.1 GHz

    Hey guys! Can someone tell me how much bottleneck I will have? May you guys can tell me too if my computer supports a ADT-Link R43SG. It's a Acer Aspire A515 51G 58VH (It supports NVme 3x4 SSD). TY anyway!
  6. M

    Solved! Laptop fan is not working

    Hi. I have an old laptop called "acer aspire 5732z" and its overheating. i think the fan is never spinning (no sound). Sometimes laptop shuts down itself because of heating what can i do to solve this problem?
  7. F

    Solved! Reinstalling the easy access panel on an Acer Aspire E 15

    Hello, there's a small panel on the back of my Acer Aspire E 15 laptop that apparently has a switch that shuts the laptop off on battery power if the panel isn't properly installed. I've just started to put it back on, and I'm having trouble making the bottom left corner stick into place. Is...
  8. L

    Acer Black Screen, Power & charger button on, help

    Hi, I have an Acer R3 471 series. Yesterday, my laptop decided to freeze every time I went to Windows. I went into safe mode, followed video to clean my laptop, restarted the laptop (malware on my laptop), then the entire screen went black (no cursor or anything) However, the power (blue light)...
  9. R

    Solved! Laptop suddenly hotter than normal after I dropped it (help pls!)

    I have a laptop and a few days ago, I dropped it from a height of about 2-3 feet. The laptop was on at that time and I opened it up. It was still working and I experienced a blue screen shortly after. It said it was checking for problems and after 5 minutes or so, it was still at 0% so I shut it...
  10. K

    Solved! Acer Aspire Windows 7 Black Screen

    So probably back in 2016, my dad was trying to install Norton on my Mum's Acer Aspire Timeline X computer, and it was a disk, but I realised he was installing it on the wrong account so I went to log out and go to the right account when something happened- I don't really remember now, but I do...
  11. K

    Acer aspire a515 Series, Monitor unable to be turned on

    Hello, I have an Acer aspire s515 51, model nc174. I recently replaced my keyboard and removed the plastic. (New keyboard is fine and was booting normal) After replacing keyboard and no plastic and then putting back all the pieces (motherboard etc) I turned it on. After turning it on it...
  12. R

    Decision between 2 Acer laptops

    I'm currently in the market to buy a new laptop. The ones that I am looking at now are the Aspire e15 (8th gen core i7, mx150, 256gb ssd, etc.) and the Aspire 5 (same specs). The only thing that I can see different is that the Aspire 5 has ddr4 ram, and the Aspire e15 has ddr3. Also, the 5...
  13. S

    Undecided on what laptop to buy!

    Can anyone help? Which is best Acer or Dell? These are the two laptops I like - Dell Inspiron 15 5000 AMD A8 Processor, 8Gb RAM, 1Tb Storage, 15.6 Inch Or Acer Aspire ES 17 Intel® Pentium® Quad-Core Processor, 8Gb RAM, 1Tb Hard Drive, 17.3 Inch They both get good reviews, I've been searching...
  14. E

    Laptop Advice Please Looking for 2-in-1 around $800

    Because there aren't enough questions asking for advice about tech here comes another. I'm looking for a lightweight 2-in-1 with 8GB RAM. Other specs aren't a major concern for the kind of work I'll be doing but I need an HDMI port and prefer a SSD. I've been looking at the Lenovo Yoga 700...
  15. L

    Acer laptop won't turn on

    I have an acer aspire v3-572pg-56cy that I got just over a year ago, and lately it's been taking a very long time to wake up from sleep or turn on. It started by only taking 20 minutes or so and now takes hours. The screen is black and flickers (like it's lit but there is nothing at all on the...
  16. T

    My Acer ES1-531-P8NJ laptop is plugged in but not actually charging! HELP!

    So I bought my Acer Aspire ES 15 ES1-531-P8NJ around Christmas time and it was working perfectly fine without any faults. But now whenever I plug in my charger, it's not actually charging. It's stuck on 3%. So when I remove the charger, my laptop just completely dies. And I can't use my laptop...
  17. S

    Touchpad doesn't allow clicking or tapping.

    My laptop doesn't allow me to click or tap anything , unless i press down really hard, however I can scroll across the screen. I am quite fortunate that my laptop is a touch screen as well however I am heavily dependent on my touchpad for clicking. I've tried all sorts of things on the device...
  18. D

    I cracked my laptop screen, touchscreen doesn't work now!! PLEASE HELP

    I have an Acer Aspire, Intel HD 4000 graphics, i accidentally cracked my screen and now my touchscreen doesn't work. Help would be appreciated.
  19. W

    Acer ES1-511 won't boot, screens turns dark and bright

    I have this laptop 11 month old. Just recently upgraded to Windows 10. it won't boot into windows. when I press the power button, the LEDs light up and fans start. then the ACER logo comes up the screen, but then the screens turns dark, a few seconds later, it turns bright, then dark again. it...
  20. C

    Acer Aspire E5-571 won't turn on after plugging in HDMI

    Hi guys, I came home from a quick run to the store and sat down at my laptop. I used it for a few minutes and remembered that the HDMI cable I normally have connected to my PC to extend my desktop to my TV. When I plugged the HDMI in, it turned my PC off. The screen flickered and went out. My...
  21. P

    Acer Aspire One hard drive cable

    While trying to replace the hard drive in my Acer Aspire One 722-0473 I accidentally yanked the had drive cable off of the motherboard. I can't quite tell whether I need a new cable or if I am missing a part that snaps into place and attaches the cable to the motherboard securely. Please...
  22. P

    Acer restore error

    I Entered bios and factory reset but ever time i try the restore goes fine but the updating process fails and says: WIMApplyimage fail. Error 0x45D (1117), FAIL to restore increment image. My laptop had windows 7 home premium, but after the failed restore i have windows 7 home basic, the laptop...
  23. S

    Laptop keys type the wrong symbol when pressing SHIFT?

    For example, the ' key should make a @ when I press shift, but instead it makes a "! Vice versa with the 2 key. The shift functions for most other keys have switched too. Too fix this, I tried using the change input language fix, and changing it to US worked temporarily, but when I turned on my...
  24. C

    My Laptop won't connect to the inernet.

    First of all, I would like to say that I have an Acer Aspire laptop, and this is a problem that has recently occurred. I've had my laptop for almost a year, 9 months to be exact, and I've always been able to connect to the internet while in the living room, a few rooms over from the room in...
  25. M

    Help me choose my budget gaming laptop please!

    Hey guys i found these laptops all around in my $600 price range 1. Acer Aspire V5-552P-X440 - $549 (Refurbed, Highlight: 1tb, Touchscreen and MD Radeon HD 8650G) 2. Acer Aspire V5-552P-8646 (Refurbished) - $439 (Highlight: AMD R...
  26. Sandy_desert

    Laptop Fan makes crunching sounds

    The fan on my laptop is no longer pushing out as much air or heat as it used to. While it's definitely not dead (there are spurts where it operates properly), it's normally working at a low buzz with occasional crunching sounds that I can also feel through the chassis. The problem is, there are...