Question about Acer TravelMate 2300 Notebook
Hi. The hard drive keeps resting after a short time of inactivity. This is causing a couple of seconds of freezing when it fires up again. Is there a way to change the settings so that it runs constantly?
Sure , You can change the settings here:
Click on Start (bottom Left corner of screen)
Click On Control Panel
Click on Power ..or "Power Options"(the icon for power settings)
look there for what is Checked and Unchecked.... (in windows vista- you will have to first click on.. "change plan settings")
Once there.. You can change how your hard drive Runs... in Windows XP you just set the hard drive to .. NEVER... or you can simply set it to shut off after 30 minutes or an hour...
In windows Vista, to set the Hard Drive settings you will first need to click on...Change Advanced Hardware Settings...
Then Choose Hard Disk...then edit the settings there...
Hope it Helps... Happy Computing
Posted on Jun 07, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 30, 2011 | Compaq Presario CQ56-115DX Laptop
Apr 19, 2011 | Acer TravelMate 5520 Notebook
Jan 31, 2011 | Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook
Aug 13, 2010 | Acer TravelMate 270XV Notebook
Dec 28, 2009 | Acer PC Laptops
Oct 06, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook
Sep 01, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook
Apr 19, 2009 | Acer TravelMate 2480 PC Notebook
Apr 11, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5600 Series 5630-6951 Laptop
Mar 14, 2008 | Acer TravelMate 4000WLCi Notebook
102 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: