Forum discussion tagged with Acer.
  1. jeetpatel20

    Question Can I use secondary memory of frequency - 2666mhz, while my cpu and motherboard supports -2400 and primary ram is also 2400mhz?

    My motherboard and CPU(i5 5300HQ) support 2400mhz ram. My stock ram is 8 GB 2400mhz. Now I am planning to upgrade my ram by getting another 8 GB ram but I can't find the 2400mhz model for Hyperx Impact. Hence I wanted to know whether I can use 2666mhz ram. Note- I don't have a problem if the...
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    Question Motherboard to new case?

    Hi all, I have an Acer ATC-220-EB52. I'm trying to move the motherboard to a new case because it's bigger & will be my main case. I'm not sure where all the cables go now. My Acer ATC-220 desktop's motherboard serial number is DAA78L / Kara_MB 13127-1 348.01403.011. Is this the same as my...
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    Question Windows Error after installing Acer USB Ethernet/RNDIS Gadget Driver

    I have a Raspberry Pi Zero configured to allow SSH over USB. By default, Windows recognized it as a Serial COM3 device. I can’t SSH to the Serial COM3 device using Putty, so I installed a driver. In Windows Update, the Acer Incorporated Driver USB Ethernet/RNDIS Gadget Driver is listed under...
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    Question acer 6930g temperatures

    Hi , My load CPU ( intel core 2 t6500 )temperatures are between 60ºc and 65ºc and GPU (ATI HD 4570) between 70ºc-82ºc there are normal tempratures for this acer 6930g with the fan with stock settings ? The pc was cleaned few days ago also changed thermal paste and gpu core pad
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    [SOLVED] What the hell is this touch button in acer 6930g ?!

    the touch button is working like a power button when the pc is turned off and when it´s turned on does nothing ! never seen anything like that , well maybe because of my lack of experience but anyway , what the hell is that button suppose to do ? It´s doing what is suppose to be ? Image:
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    Question Problems after resetting laptop bios setup

    Due to my previous problem with the battery doesn't want to charge up, i did many things that the internet folks suggest. One of them was resetting the bios could probably fix the problem, they said. But not long after i did that, there's lot of problems coming. The Bios Automatically reset...
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    Question Brand New Battery Laptop stuck at 0%

    My laptop battery doesn't want to charge, it does says "Plugged In, Charging" but it does not charge any power to the battery, the percent doesn't goes up. I also bought new battery to replace the old ones, cause it's not only didn't charge any power, but the light indicator also blinking which...
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    Question CPU has strange overheating issues

    Hi, I have a Predator Triton 300 with an i7 10th gen and an rtx 2070. When idle, the CPU sits at around 50-60 and sometimes goes up to 80 but then right back down. But when gaming, the CPU goes up to 90 degrees and sits there, even with only 10-17% CPU usage. The GPU stays at around 60-70...
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    [SOLVED] Same mistake twice

    I made the same mistake twice in a personal laptop , broke some plastic parts on a power button cover of an Acer aspire 6930g .... My dream job was repairing pc's since my 17 years old , I have a project with a friend but if something likethis would happen in a client laptop ? For the first...
  10. Viktor4645544

    [SOLVED] What should I buy - Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 ( Ryzen 5 4600H ) or ACER A715 ( Intel i5-9300H)?

    IdeaPad Gaming 3 specs: Ryzen 5 4600H 16GB DDR4 3200MHz Nvidia GTX 1650 4GB ------------------------------- ACER A715 specs: Intel i5-9300H 8GB DDR4 ( I don't know the speed but it's probably 2400Mhz ) Nvidia GTX 1650Ti ------------------------------- I have been told that IdeaPad are...
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    Question Monitor recommendation for around $200-$250 ?

    Hey everyone, I'm torn between these few monitors so I was hoping you could help me choose or at least share your opinion with one of these next monitors: IPS PANELS: - Iiyama G Master Red Eagle G2470HSU-B1 165Hz 1ms - Acer RG241YP 165Hz 1ms - Acer VG240Y S NITRO VG1 165Hz 2ms - Acer...
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    Question What is the healthy temp on gaming Lap Both CPU and GPU

    How to keep temp under control on a gaming laptop? Cooling Pad will be helpful? Does 85c on CPU damage it in long term? And what about GPU. What is the healthy temp on gaming Lap Both CPU and GPU without reducing lifespan?
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    Question Display issues with external monitor connected to laptop ?

    Hey I have a 2020 acer predator Helios 300 laptop which I connected to an asus vg24v monitor. When playing games or watching videos the display doesn’t look very good. No where close to the display on the laptop. I connected them with an HDMI 2.0 cord. The laptop has HDMI 2.0 ports and the...
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    Question Sudden FPS and CPU utilization drop ?

    My CPU usage drops suddenly for few seconds along with sudden fps drop while playing Valorant. This also happens sometimes while playing on chrome. But interestingly while playing (browser based game) when I unplug my laptop from power adapter I don't get any sudden fps...
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    Question Can I run this 75 Hz monitor at 60 Hz in extended mode with a laptop?

    Hi, I have a HP Dv6t-7000 Quad edition laptop running Win 7 with a 2nd monitor in extended mode. The GPU is Nvidia GT 650m in optimus with Intel HD 4000. So for a better part of 10 years, I have been running with a Samsung SyncMaster 2494HM and it ran beautifully at 1920x1080x60Hz. I am...
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    Question Problem with Acer Aspire 5 Slimline Laptop

    I have a Acer Aspire 5 Slimline Laptop that I am trying to fix up. When I bought it, it was missing it's HDD, RAM & LCD screen & most of the LCD screen assembly. When I put a 1TB HDD & 16GB RAM in it & hook a external monitor up to the HDMI port, I can occasionally get it to display a "No...
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    Question Best place to attach a vacuum cooler on Acer Nitro 5 ?

    Hello everyone, I'm going to buy Acer Nitro 5 and going to attach vacuum cooler to it. So, where is the best place for vacuum cooler for Nitro 5? As I know on the sides there are no air holes... Can I attach it to the rear part of the laptop? Thank you in advance.
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    Question Best Gaming Laptop under $1000 ?

    Hello guys , I'm looking for a gaming laptop under $1000 , now It would have to be from a website with global shipping(like amazon or newegg) so bestbuy or walmart are no good for me .. the best two laptops I found and they are surprisingly cheap for what they are packing are these ...
  19. DefaultCroat

    Question Installing M.2 SSD and 2.5" SSD on Acer Nitro 5 an515-42 ?

    Hello guys, I have a straight forward question... I can have either 2.5" SSD or M.2 SSD... Can I run both SSDs at once in my laptop, and if I can where should I have my Windows installed? Thank you in advance P.S.- If you have any advice just shoot
  20. [SOLVED] 29 Gig unknown partition on laptop drive

    Hello Guys, I am currently running out of disk space on my laptop (Acer Aspire A315-41-R0KV with a 256 GB ssd running windows 10), and I found that there is a roughly 30 GB large partition on my disk that I don't have access to via windows explorer (see screenshot below). This is the state that...