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I have a Aspire 5100, I think it is out dated. The Aspire has a not genuine icon at bottom right screen. It will not let me get online to do any updates, or get the net in general, this includes Foxfi

Any ideas to get the net to update?

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You may find because your windows is showing not genuine anymore,,your windows have been locked out..you may endup putting a new set of windows on.

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SOURCE: where can i get driver updates for my aspire 5100 "orbicam"

If you want driver updates go toooooo

http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers/downloads.html


i have the same problem with drivers i can't ever update the drivers on my ATI graphics card on the actual ATI site.

you have to go to that site, and select your acer aspire model from a dropdown list.

(sometimes the number is not exactly the same but get the closest one posible, eg. have an aspire 1682, but the drivers for it are listed under aspire 1680. as a guide make sure the second last digit is equal to the digit of yours.)

Posted on Dec 02, 2007

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SOURCE: Acer Aspire 5100 Problem

When I try to watch a video from the internet in full screen mode after 10 or 15 seconds the screen will go black but i will still get the audio. It only happens with videos from the internet not windows media player. How can i fix it?

Posted on Jun 07, 2008

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SOURCE: Blank sreen after bios update

Update BIOS with Boot Block Error Code/Beep:
Definitions Error Beeps Error Code (Port 80H)

BIOS updated successfully. 2L-1S-1L F1h
The BIOS file size is not equal to the BIOS ROM size; wrong BIOS file. 1L-1S F1h
The BIOS file can't be read; it is defective. 1L-2S F2h
The model ID is mismatched; wrong BIOS file. 3S F3h
The BIOS ROM has failed to be erased. Try to flash again. 2L-1S E1h
The BIOS ROM has failed to be programmed. Try to flash again. 2L-2S E2h
No diskette, or cannot locate the BIOS file.
Try to use a new formatted diskette and copy the BIOS file again. 2S D1h

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

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SOURCE: Update: Acer Aspire 5100 black screen post by daddysangelg.

yes, check first the inverter, then vga cable connection, or the video card...

Posted on Jun 07, 2009

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SOURCE: cant open network center, cant connect to wireless

Do a restore to a previously good state.........

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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