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  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 1
    Extensa 6600 Series User's Guide
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 2
    ... 2005. Acer Incorporated. All Rights Reserved. Extensa 6600 Series User's Guide Original Issue: July 2005 Changes may ..., recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Acer Incorporated. Extensa 6600 Series Notebook PC Model number: _____ Serial number: _____ Purchase date: _____ ...
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    ...We would like to thank you for making the Extensa series of notebook PC your choice for meeting your mobile computing needs. Your guides To help you use your Extensa , we have designed ... AcerSystem User's Guide will run the Acrobat Reader setup program first. Follow the instructions on the screen to...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 4
    iv To turn the power off, do any of the following: • • Use the Windows shutdown command Click on Start, Turn Off Computer, then click on Turn Off. Use the power button You can also shut down the computer by closing the display cover, or by pressing the sleep hotkey + . Note: If you ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 5
    ... requested to follow the RF safety instructions for wireless option devices that are included in the user's manual of each RF option device. An improper installation or unauthorized ... about our products, services, and support information, please visit our website: http://global.acer.com.
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    ... care of your battery pack Cleaning and servicing A Extensa tour Front view Closed front... Adjusting the volume Using the system utilities Acer eManager Acer GridVista (dual-display compatible)...Norton AntiVirus Frequently asked questions Requesting service International Travelers Warranty (ITW) Before ...
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    Taking your notebook PC with you Disconnecting from the desktop Moving around Preparing the computer What to ... options Connectivity options Fax/data modem Built-in network feature Universal Serial Bus (USB) PC ... Using software Playing DVD movies Power management Acer eRecovery Create backup 27 27 27 ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 8
    ... CD Re-install bundled software without CD Change password Troubleshooting 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 ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 9
    ......poster, let us show you around your new Extensa computer. English Front view # 1 2 3 4 Item Display screen Microphone ...Liquid-Crystal Display (LCD), displays computer output. Internal microphone for sound recording. For entering data into your computer. Comfortable support area for your hands ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 10
    ... Bluetooth function. Lights to indicate the status of Bluetooth communications. (for selected models) Press to enable/disable the wireless function. Indicates the status of wireless LAN communication. Accepts audio line-in devices (e.g., audio CD player, stereo...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 11
    3 # 7 8 9 10 Icon Item Microphone jack Headphone/speaker/ line-out jack USB 2.0 port Latch Description Accepts input from external microphones. Connects to audio line-out devices (e.g., speakers, headphones). Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera). Locks and releases the lid. ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 12
    ... Card from the slot. Accepts one Type II PC Card. Connect to USB 2.0 devices (e.g., USB mouse, USB camera). Connects to an Ethernet 10/100-based network. Connects to a phone line. Enable the computer to stay cool, even after prolonged use. Rear view # 1 2 3 Icon Item DC-in jack External display ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 13
    5 Base view English # 1 2 3 4 5 Item Hard disk bay Battery release latch Battery bay Battery lock Cooling fan Description Houses the computer's hard disk (secured with screws). Releases the battery for removal. Houses the computer's battery pack. ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 14
    ...: 15.0" XGA (1024x768) resolution 15.4" WXGA Acer CrystalBrite (1280x800) resolution Simultaneous LCD and CRT display support Dual independent display ...Three Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0 ports Intel® 2200 BG Wireless LAN (for selected models) Bluetooth® (for selected models)
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 15
    ... • • • 16-bit AC'97 stereo audio Dual speakers and one internal ... touchpad pointing device with scroll function Acer FineTouch™ keyboard with a 5-degree curve I/O ports...92, 56Kbps modem) One RJ-45 network jack One DC-in jack (AC... jack (3.5mm mini jack) One audio line-in jack (3.5mm mini jack...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 16
    ... ~ 80% RH Non-operating: 20% ~ 80% RH • System Microsoft® Windows® XP Home/Pro ACPI 1.0b support DMI 2.0-compliant Wi-Fi®-compliant Power •... drive Note: The specifications listed above are for reference only. The exact configuration of your PC depends on the model purchased.
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 17
    ... panel. English The power, battery and wireless communication status indicators are visible even ... Num Lock Media activity Bluetooth Wireless LAN Power Battery Description Lights ... the status of Bluetooth communication. Indicates the status of wireless LAN communication. Lights up when the computer ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 18
    ...easy-launch buttons. They are: mail, Web browser, Acer Empowering Key < > and one user-programmable ... browser, mail and programmable buttons, run the Acer Launch Manager. See "Launch Manager" on...-launch button Default application User-programmable Acer eManager (user-programmable) P Web browser Mail...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 19
    ... means the cursor responds as you move your finger across the surface of the touchpad. The central location on the palmrest provides optimum comfort and support. English Touchpad basics The following items show you how to use the touchpad: • • Move your finger across the touchpad (2) to move...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 20
    12 English Function Execute Left button (1) Quickly click twice. Click once. Click and hold, then use finger on the touchpad to drag the cursor. Right button (4) Main touchpad (2) Tap twice (at the same speed as double-clicking a mouse button). Tap once. Tap twice (at the same speed as double-...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 21
    13 Using the keyboard The keyboard has full-sized keys and an embedded numeric keypad, ...would be to connect an external keypad. When Scroll Lock is on, the screen moves one line up or down ...corner of the keycaps. To simplify the keyboard legend, cursor-control key symbols are not printed on the keys....
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 22
    ... Opens the My Computer window. > + : Opens Help and Support Center. > + : Opens the Search Results window. > + :...employs hotkeys or key combinations to access most of the computer's controls like screen brightness, volume output and the BIOS utility. To activate hotkeys, press and hold the ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 23
    ...> Icon Function Hotkey help Description Displays help on hotkeys. + Acer eSettings Launches Acer eSettings ..." on page 19. + Launches Acer ePowerManagement in Acer ePowerMana Acer eManager. See "Acer eManager" on page 19. -gement Sleep Display toggle Screen blank Touchpad ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 24
    ... keyboard, or hold and then press the key at the upper-center of the keyboard. Note: Some fonts and software do not support the Euro symbol. Please refer to www.microsoft.com/typography/faq/faq12.htm for more information. The US dollar sign 1 2 Open a text editor or word processor. ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 25
    ... the computer, lets you connect a Kensington-compatible computer security lock. Wrap the computer security lock cable around an immovable object such as a table or handle of a locked drawer. Insert the lock into the notch and turn the key to secure the lock. Some keyless models are also available.
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 26
    18 English Audio The computer comes with 16-bit high-fidelity AC'97 stereo audio, and dual stereo speakers. Adjusting the volume Adjusting the volume on the computer is as easy as pressing some buttons. See "Hotkeys" on page 14 for more information on adjusting the speaker volume.
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 27
    ...: The system utilities work under Microsoft Windows XP only. English Acer eManager The innovative Acer eManager ...-launch buttons" on page 10. Acer ePowerManagement Provides a central location from which to control all your PC's power schemes and maximize battery life. Acer ePresentation Simplifies...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 28
    ... one). Acer GridVista (dual-display compatible) Note:This feature is only available on certain models. ... same screen. To access this function, please go to Start, All Programs and click on Acer ...(primary at left), Triple (primary at right), or Quad Acer Gridvista is dual-display compatible, allowing ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 29
    21 Acer GridVista is simple to set up: 1 2 3 Run Acer GridVista and select your preferred screen configuration for each display from the taskbar. Drag and drop each window into the appropriate grid. Enjoy the convenience of a well-organized desktop. English Note: ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 30
    22 English Norton AntiVirus Norton AntiVirus is an anti-virus software that finds and repairs infected files, and protects against viruses to keep your computer data safe and secure. How do I check for viruses? A Full System Scan scans all files on your computer. To perform a system scan: 1 ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 31
    ... restart the system. If it is lit, check the following: • Nothing appears on the screen. The computer's power management system automatically blanks the screen to .... If you set the resolution lower than this native resoution, the screen expands to fill the computer display. Right-click on your ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 32
    ... volume may be muted. In Windows, look at the volume control (speaker) icon on the taskbar. If it is crossed-out...If it works, contact your dealer or an authorized service center as the internal keyboard cable may ...Click on Dialing Rules and begin setting up your location. Refer to the Windows manual....
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 33
    ... the BIOS settings. 1 2 3 Check to see if Acer disk-to-disk recovery is enabled or not. ... the recovery process: 1 2 3 Restart the system. While the Acer logo is showing, press + ... time to enter the recovery process. Refer to the on-screen instructions to perform system recovery. Important!...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 34
    ...passport. If the country you are traveling in does not have an Acer-authorized ITW service site, you can still get in contact ...call Please have the following information available when you call Acer for online service, and please be at your computer when you call. With your support, we can reduce the...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 35
    27 Taking your notebook PC with you This section gives you tips and hints to consider when moving around or traveling with your ... down the computer: Click on Start, Turn Off Computer, then click on Turn Off (Windows XP). Or: You can put the computer in Sleep mode by pressing + . Then close ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 36
    ...packing items next to the top cover of the computer. Pressure against the top cover can damage the screen. What to take with you Unless you have some items at home, take the following items with you: • • AC adapter and power cord The printed User's Guide
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 37
    ... cause condensation. Allow the computer to return to room temperature, and inspect the screen for condensation before turning on the computer. If the temperature change is greater ... • AC adapter Spare, fully-charged battery pack(s) Additional printer driver files if you plan to use another printer
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 38
    ... you: AC adapter Power cords that are appropriate for the country to which you are traveling Spare, fully-charged battery packs Additional printer driver files if you plan to use another printer Proof of purchase, in case you need to show it to customs officials International Travelers Warranty...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 39
    ...the lock into the notch and turn the key to secure the lock. Some keyless models are also available. Using passwords Passwords protect your computer from unauthorized access.... your Supervisor Password! If you forget your password, please get in touch with your dealer or an authorized service center.
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 40
    32 English Entering passwords When a password is set, a password prompt appears in the center of the display screen. • • When the Supervisor Password is set, a prompt appears when you press to enter the BIOS utility at boot-up. Type the Supervisor Password and press to access ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 41
    33 Expanding through options Your notebook PC offers you a complete mobile computing experience. English Connectivity ... to connect peripheral devices to your computer as you would with a desktop PC. For instructions on how to connect different external devices to the computer, read the following ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 42
    34 English Built-in network feature The built-in network feature allows you to connect your computer to an Ethernet-based network. To use the network feature, connect an Ethernet cable ...-45) port on the chassis of the computer to a network jack or hub on your network. Universal Serial Bus ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 43
    ... PC Cards include flash, fax/data modem, wireless LAN and SCSI cards. CardBus improves on ...to 32 bits. English Note: Refer to your card's manual for details on how to install and use the card, and ... network cable), if necessary. See your card manual for details. Ejecting a PC Card Before ejecting a...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 44
    ...and reconfigures the total memory size. Please consult a qualified technician or contact your local Acer dealer. BIOS utility The BIOS utility is a hardware ... run this utility. However, if you encounter configuration problems, you may need to run it. To activate the BIOS utility...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 45
    ...utility, then select Main from the categories listed at the top of the screen. Find D2D Recovery at the bottom of the screen and use the and keys to set this value to Enabled. English... select Security from the categories listed at the top of the screen. Find Password on boot: and use...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 46
    ... any activity involving one or more of the following devices: keyboard, mouse, hard disk, peripherals connected to the computer, and video memory. If ... order to conserve energy. This computer employs a power management scheme that supports the advanced configuration and power interface (ACPI), which ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 47
    ... of the current system configuration to hard disk, CD or DVD. Acer eRecovery consists of the following ... or DVD. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Boot to Windows XP Press + to open the Acer eRecovery utility.... to proceed. The default password is six zeros. In the Acer eRecovery window, select Recovery settings...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 48
    ... by using this feature. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Boot to Windows XP. Press + to open the Acer eRecovery utility. .... Follow the instructions on screen to complete the process. Re-install bundled software without CD Acer eRecovery stores pre-loaded software internally for easy driver and application ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 49
    41 6 Select the desired driver/application and follow the instructions on screen to re-install. English At first launch, Acer eRecovery prepares all ..., select Password: Change Acer eRecovery password and click Next. Follow the instructions on screen to complete the process...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 50
    42 English Troubleshooting This chapter shows you how to deal with common system problems. Read it... below. If the problem cannot be resolved, contact your dealer. See "Requesting service" on page ... contact your dealer or an authorized service center for assistance. Some problems may be solved using ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 51
    43 ENERGY STAR guidelines compliance As an ENERGY STAR partner, Acer Inc. has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines ... frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 52
    ... a la norme NMB-003 du Canada. Declaration of Conformity for EU countries Hereby, Acer, declares that this notebook PC series is in compliance with the essential requirements and other ... 1999/5/EC. (Please visit http://global.acer.com/products/notebook/reg-nb/index.htm for complete ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 53
    ... harm to the telephone network, the telephone company may discontinue your service temporarily. If ... line to determine if it is causing the problem. If the problem is with the equipment, discontinue use and ... on every PSTN termination point. In the event of problems, you should contact your equipment ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 54
    ... another item of Telepermitted equipment of a different make or model, nor does it imply that any product is compatible with all of Telecom's network services. This equipment is not capable, under all operating conditions, of correct operation at ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 55
    ... a different make or model, nor does it imply that any product is compatible with all of Telecom's network services. This equipment is not capable, under all operating ... condition. Should such problems occur, the user should NOT contact the telecom Fault Service. This equipment may not ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 56
    ... them for future reference. 1 2 Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the product. Unplug this product from the wall outlet before cleaning... the operating instructions are followed. Adjust only those controls that are covered by the operating instructions, since improper adjustment of other ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 57
    ... damaged. If the product exhibits a distinct change in performance, indicating a need for service. The notebook PC series uses lithium batteries. Replace the battery with the same type as the product's battery we recommend in the product specification ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 58
    ...,448; and 6,516,132. Radio device regulatory notice Note: Below regulatory information is for models with wireless LAN and/or Bluetooth only. General ...of any country or region in which it has been approved for wireless use. Depending on configurations, this product may or may...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 59
    51 This device complies with the essential requirements of the European Council Directives listed below: 73/23/EEC Low Voltage Directive EN 60950 EN 55022 EN 55024 EN 61000-3-2/-3 Art.3.1a) EN 60950 Art.3.1b) EN 301 489 -1/-17 Art.3.2) EN 300 328-2 Art.3.2) EN 301 893 *applies to 5 GHz only 89/...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 60
    ... be maintained between the antenna for the integrated wireless LAN Mini PCI Card built in to the screen section and all persons. Note: The Acer wireless Mini PCI adapter implements a transmission diversity function. The function does not ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 61
    ... could cause interference and/or damage to LELAN (Licence-Exempt Local Area Network) devices. Exposure of humans to RF fields (RSS-102) The notebook PC series employs low gain integral antennas that do not emit RF field in excess of ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 62
    ... and minimize the volume of WEEE entering landfills, please reuse and recycle. Refer to www.acer.com for further information regarding Acer's environmental protection practices. Environmental Labels: Do not throw this electronic device into the trash when ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 63
    ...: Model number: Machine type: SKU number: Name of responsible party: Address of responsible party: Notebook PC ZL3 Extensa 6600 Extensa 66xx ("x" = 0 - 9, a - z, or A - Z) Acer America Corporation 2641 Orchard Parkway San Jose, CA 95134 USA Mr. Young Kim ...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 64
    .... Easy Lai 886-2-8691-3089 886-2-8691-3000 easy_lai@acer.com.tw Notebook PC Acer ZL3 Extensa 6600 Extensa 66xx ("x" = 0 - 9, a - z, or A - Z) Is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the following EC directives. Reference no. 89/...
  • Acer Extensa 6600 | User Manual - Page 65
    ... A AC adapter caring for iv audio 18 adjusting the volume troubleshooting 24 D display hotkeys 15 ... iv CD-ROM ejecting 17 ejecting manually 24 troubleshooting 24 cleaning computer v computer caring for iv... on local trips 29 troubleshooting 42 turning off iv connections network 34 H Hibernation mode ...
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    ...passwords 31 speakers hotkey 15 troubleshooting 24 status indicators 9 support information 26 English P... 35 inserting 35 ports 33 printer troubleshooting problems 23 CD-ROM 24 display 23 keyboard 24 printer 24 startup... travel international flights local trips 29 troubleshooting 42 tips 42 30 42 U...



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