If methods of troubleshooting the installation of Windows fail to fix the issue, it could be due to a faulty hard drive. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 0 Mar 2, 2019 2 Feb 1, 2019 1 Sep 5, 2018 1 Aug 30, 2018 1 Mar 18, 2018 1 Jan 22, 2018 1 Jul 3, 2017 1 Jun 14, 2017 1 Feb 15, 2017 15 Jan 14, 2017 1 Jul 22, 2016 2 Jun 7, 2016 6 Apr 5, 2016 1 Dec 15, 2015 1 Jun 5, 2015 1 Nov 21, 2014 12 Jul 15, 2014 1 May 28, 2014 3 Feb 7, 2013 1 Nov 27, 2012. Good point on the Acer factory software display app possibility. It was on and working one minute and then when I went to use it the screen was black like it was sleeping and the. To try and fix this issue, you can try and boot off of a Windows installation or rescue disk to try and repair your operating system installation. I then got the latest version from Intel site, version 9.
And, in fact, I found myself using the screen for a lot of basic navigation, much as I did on the Acer Aspire S7, another non-transforming touch-screen clamshell. Take out your Harddrive and destroy unless you have personal or business info you haven't saved to a cloud agent or exterior drive. Oct 16, 2014 I just bought an aspire switch 10 last week, but I already got into problems with it. Not that it was ever super-functional to begin with, but it was nice for scrolling and such. After installing the updates the touch gestures are not working anymore. To learn more, see our. And thanks for the suggestions everyone.
I have chaecked all the drivers and configs, although it all seems to be correct from what I can gather. If you navigate into your Graphics display control panel, and see if it can detect both your built-in display and also the external one. If it does not run as long as it used to, you may need to replace your battery. It's surprising, then, that the individual letter keys are on the small side, and the number pad keys are even narrower, leading to plenty of room between the very widely spaced keys. When I tried pressing some buttons, there is a mans voice and tells what the button I pressed is.
I am having the same problem. The body flexes a bit under the fingers, and the single black plastic screen hinge feels especially cheap. But I can't find it anywhere. Remove your battery than hold the power button and press F12 for 60sec. Much better than Acer support! But that solution does not work for me.
The V5 isn't an official Intel ultrabook, but the diet most laptops have gone on leave it looking like something we'd be amazed by a couple of years ago. We understand your concern and regret the inconvenience caused to you. The best option is probably to begin with attempting a repair which you should be able to access by pressing F8 immediately after powering on the unit and keep pressing it rapidly until you see the boot menu with the repair and safe mode options. Its not very essential for my day to day use but its fun to play with sometimes. Are there different variations of the Inspiron 3537 or is mine just malfunctioning? In the meantime I installed Ubuntu on it, I did not have a problem with the scrollbar in Ubuntu.
All gestures are not working. My question is, is there anything I can do, or will I have to send it out for repairs? However, as soon as I lift my finger, the clicking resumes. Nothing new was downloaded or anything. So I connected the laptop to an external monitor, and it was working perfectly fine from wake up and power up, just not on the folding screen attached to the laptop. Sep 4, 2014 I just got a Acer Aspire V3 771-6605 with Windows 8. I have went through every single setting, but didn't get any luck, I tried searching for touch screen drivers for this model but didn't find any, than downloaded different model touch screen all-in-ones drivers - that didn't help either.
It is very important to have Secure Boot disabled and this was the only way I found to do it. I am running Ubuntu 12. I will look into that this morning. Sep 28, 2014 Laptop is only 9 months old. The wire itself does not looked frayed or damaged in any way, but the screen is not working and I suspect this is the cause. The attached picture highlights the malfunction, as does this youtube video from another of your customers. This generally resolves the issue for a while.
Cause the screens still blank. Reset will return it to how it came new. But when I got it 2 days ago , the touchscreen is not working and I don't think it was installed on the laptop. I bought this about a month and a half ago. I tried setting the monitor driver to digital flat panel 1360x768 to see if I could vary that but it didn't make a difference. I tried the above instructions to flash the bios without any luck. If you have recently added new hardware, try replacing it with a part that you know works to see if this resolves the issue.
I tried updating my drivers, which I downloaded from the Acer support site, but it did not work. If not, try changing to 100%. I've tried everything i can think of. I took the first machine back to retailer and same situation with the new machine. The only hardware problem I had was the screen and it was fixed but since then I have disabled it. Provide details and share your research! I have since solved these problems by uninstalling all the built in junk that came with it. Try connecting an external monitor and see if there is a display on it when you boot up.