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  1. SailorMoonChan

    Question Need help with connecting mic from 3.5mm to USB adapter to ACER laptop.

    I have an ACER Predator laptop. I used to have a PC, but decided when going to school this would be easier. At the time I had a Neewer NW800 3.5mm jack mic connected to it with a headset. That seemed to work fine! Well recently I decided to get out the mic and connect it to the laptop. I found...
  2. S

    Question A complicated issue with a crackling speaker - disabling it requires uninstalling RealTek drivers?

    Hello everyone! I want to thank everyone who takes the time to read through all of this! :P I own an Acer Aspire 792g. Some time ago I had an issue with a buzzing and then very loud crackling noise coming from the laptop, which I have finally been able to identify as a damaged speaker. The...
  3. BreakerLol

    Question I made a horrible mistake. | Acer 5740 / Model NO. MS2286

    So, I wanted to fix the Laptop from my little Brother. He plays games on it and it randomly turned off. He stayed it was doing that like every few hours. I thought it overheated. And it was full of dust. After I cleaned it up, plugged only the board in, pressed the button and it turned on! So...
  4. Question Does anyone had any experience upgrading BGA CPU?

    Hi, wondering if anyone here had any experience upgrading BGA CPU? I'm planning to upgrade my notebook CPU to higher frequencies. Currently, im using AMD A6-9220e clock at 1.6ghz and boost up to 2.4ghz. The higher spec i can find for this chipset is A6-9220 2.5ghz - 2.9ghz. I do my research...
  5. Question Aspire E14 - Laptop charging stuck at 86%

    Hello! I tried all the solutions posted online. My battery is still stuck at 86%. Draining then fully charging the laptop Pressing the battery rest pin hole at the back of the laptop Uninstalling and reinstalling battery drivers Resetting laptop (remain files) Any help will be appreciated...
  6. S

    Question Power on problem Acer One 10

    Hello everyone. A few days ago I tried to restart my Acer One 10 after hibernating it, but it kept remaining on the initial screen of the Acer logo. I then tried to force the shutdown and turn the computer back on, but seeing that it did not start again, I discharged the battery (pressing the...
  7. zeezeear

    Question Can I connect (actively use) two bluetooth devices at once? Windows OS

    I would like to use a bluetooth mouse and bluetooth headphones simultaneously. My laptop is the 2017 Acer Swift 7, with limited (2) USB(c) ports. I am aware that I may purchase a USB extender/hub, but would prefer not to have additional hardware. Thank you in advance for responding!
  8. Ronei Daselva

    Discussion Mouse gets disconnect on acer e1-571.

    I have an Acer E1-571 laptop purchased on Dec. 2014. It has been working fine since then but now my mouse is connecting and disconnecting often. The problem happens most of the time when I connect it on the power supply of my office but it never happened on my home power supply. Approx 10...
  9. S

    Question Sizzling/buzzing noise and cracking noise from the inside of the laptop (NOT the fans + tried many things). Please help!

    Hello! I own an Acer Aspire vn-792g, had it for over two years now. I never had any issues with it before. About four months ago, a buzzing/sizzling started to appear from inside of the laptop, approximately from under the left side of the keyboard (HERE'S AUDIO). It's definitely not the...
  10. 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...
  11. lumos675

    Question a cheap method to get 144hz refresh rate with acer helios 300 2019 and acer monitor GN246HL

    i have bought an acer helios 300 1660ti 2019 version and this laptop don't have dvi port only a mini display port..so i was thinking if its possible for me to have 144hz refresh rate on my old monitor acer GN246HL which supports 144hz but unfortunately no dp support.i was searching about this...
  12. Y

    Question Built-in keyboard not working (Acer Aspire ES 15 Laptop)

    Hi everyone. I have a strange problem. My laptop's built-in keyboard is not working inside Windows. It is a software-driver problem, because I can open the settings or the boot menu (F12). I can also enter bios and text, and every key works properly. However, when Windows is booted, not a...
  13. JordanNg

    Question No bootable device after screwing up windows reinstall

    Here's what happened: I was trying to reinstall windows using partition. It all went well until I accidentally deleted the partition containing the windows ISO file but not my local disk C and so I panic and thinking that quitting the process would revert the process. It did not and now it is...
  14. R

    Question [Acer Nitro 5] Some of my keyboard buttons keep stopping working

    It's not every button, it's just like 10 probably: S, K, O, Ctrl, Backspace and some numbers They randomly freeze and dont want to work when and its so annoying when i play games where the S button is important so like its annoying all the time and it's been like this since like a month ago...
  15. firstlov

    Question Good affordable laptop that can handle sims4 with packs and cc?

    i want to get a laptop that would run sims 4 with cc and the cats & dogs pack (maybe more packs in the future) smoothly, but i dont know anything about laptops... im planning to use it for school work, youtube, and sims 4, and maybe minecraft.. Heres the issue: my budget is 600$ bc im a student...
  16. G

    Question PC won't boot after applying thermal paste

    Hello everyone, I had my laptop for more than 4 years now. A few month ago, when i was playing, sometimes there were random fps drops, like if the computer was unplugged, that lasts for a random time. I wasn't able to figure out why at this time, it wasn't a big deal. It happened more and...
  17. X

    Question Sager computer vs well known gaming computer brand?

    Hey all, this is my first post on here. I'm shopping for a gaming computer to play mid-high end games and need some advice. It looks like I can spend around $1,799 minimum on an Asus ROG computer with 16 gbs of DDR4 RAM, a Nvidia RTX 2060 6 gb gpu, Intel Core i7 9th generation cpu, 144 hz...
  18. J

    Question Acer A315-51-34V8 Storage and Memory upgrade

    I have an Acer A315-51-34V8 laptop and want to upgrade the storage and memory. It currently has a 128GB SSD I am planning to leave that there and use the upgrade bay for the secondary drive. I am not sure what would be the best way to upgrade the storage (I'm open to both SSD and HDD) given the...
  19. sm23

    Question predator hellios 300 freezes weirdly

    Hello guys..! 3 days ago, i bought a acer predator hellios 300 ph315-52 (2019 blue colour) core i5 9th gen, 1660ti 6gb ,16 gb ram , 1tb hdd, 256gb ssd. when i use wifi and leave my laptop ideal for more than 3 minutes it freezes (does not responds, screen is on everything else is just fine, it...
  20. Emma9197

    Question Spilled water on my laptop

    Hello i spilled water on my laptop and i took every possible actions. Removed all the water on the outer side. My laptops battery cant be removed. I was afraid to make damage to my laptop so i didnt open up the bottom. I left it dry for the night and now it wont even turn on. Please is it...
  21. J

    Question Will any of these laptops be able to run minecraft efficiently?

    I want a laptop for college work and minecraft so I’ve but found 2 options, but will they be able to run minecraft without lag and with good resolution so it’s clear? The acer aspire 5...
  22. C

    Question Aspire V Nitro not booting

    Hey! Having an issue with my laptop not turning on. I was playing a game when suddenly it turned completely off, black screen, no lights, no power down screen. I allowed it to rest for a few minutes but it still wouldn’t turn on. Power supply is good and was previously charging, everything...
  23. Question Laptop for the sims 4: Options & Spec on a budget

    Hi all, my old laptop just gave out & I am on a tight budget for the next few months. I am a casual gamer League/The Sims. & I was wondering if you all could recommend which of these laptops within my price range would run the sims 4 the best. Ideally I'm aiming to play on ultra but if...
  24. evilhny

    Question Can I install WD Green Sata 2.5/7mm SSD on Acer Aspire E15?

    My laptop came with 500GB SATA III HDD. I want to install SSD on it. Will WD Green SATA 2.5/7mm SSD WDS240G2G0A be compatible with my laptop Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-31YC
  25. R

    Question Laptop not displaying to internal monitor

    Laptop is an Acer Aspire r3 131t-c1ew. Got new Screen for it as previous one got broken. When that wasnt working I had a bit more of a look and found that the screen cable itself had a few broken wires so assumed that to be the problem. Cable arrived today so i did the switch, but alas still no...
  26. Boxstep

    Question Acer laptop some keys not working(not ordinary)

    Hello, i will keep it short. I changed thermo paste cleaned dust put everything back like i always do. I turned computer on - fan spinning power light on but hdd led blinked once and display was off. I removed ram and hdd few times changed ram slots volia somehow everything worked again what a...
  27. K

    Question My laptop refuses to use dedicated Nvidia GPU for games

    Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit (10.0, Build 17134)(17134.rs4_release.180410-1804) System Manufacturer: Acer System Model: Aspire V3-571G Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3630QM CPU @ 2.40GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.4GHz Memory: 16384MB RAM Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M I've...
  28. B

    Question Can I charge my laptop with this adapter?

    I have an SP151-51GN laptop and I would like to charge it with usb-c. I found this and this adapter. Will they charge my laptop? Can I use it to charge a phone?
  29. HolyDog

    Question Boot up not being displayed on Acer Aspire 5

    Whenever I turn on my laptop, the keyboard gets lit, but the boot up process does not get displayed on the screen. There's just a black screen. I never put my laptop down, so I know it's display screen is fine. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
  30. B

    Question Really bad Laptop performance

    I'm gonna have to go in a bit of detail here so please hang on: I have a 2 years old Acer E5-572G 525V. The laptop was quite a bang for the buck in my limited budget and actually performed better than I expected it to. Everything was good... Then around 4 months back I decided to add another 8...
  31. P

    Dell G3 or Acer Nitro 5

    I'm trying to decide on a gaming laptop, and my budget is 600$ to 700$. I have narrowed it down to two choices. The Acer Nitro 5, with a AMD Ryzen 2500U processor, 8gb of RAM, 1tb HDD, and a RX 560 4gb GPU for 619.99$ (675$ with tax), or the Dell G3579 with a Intel i5 8300H, 8gb of RAM, 1tb SSHD...
  32. K

    Question Does my Laptop Supports SSD?

    I have Acer ASPIRE E 15 E5-522G-84AK. I wanted to know if My Laptop Supports SSD? If Yes, then which one? SATA II, III, m.2? Also, is there any way I could simultaneously use HDD and SSD both? Thanks :D