20 Most Recent Acer Aspire T690 (AST690UP820A) PC Desktop Questions & Answers


Maximum is 2 Gb (1 GB x2) dual Channel RAM.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Nov 25, 2015


check the back there might be some screws in the back holding the panel in like my aspire t690 has two screws top and bottom and after you take them out you have to push down on the quick release

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Sep 27, 2015


Assuming the Recovery Partition hasn't been disturbed, boot the machine and press ALT + F10 at the same time. You will enter a recovery phase that will give you the option of restoring to factory settings. If the Recovery Partition HAS been either disturbed or wiped out, you will not be able to restore to Factory Settings without a set of disks from Acer.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Apr 25, 2014


Viewing this video might help. Or contact Blueblurr444.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCyhwXtT0lw

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Nov 22, 2013


i have the solution just go to http://www.mediafire.com/?iii8fdwc72e6svj and take one of the dll files and put it in the document of your game and it will work I've tried it in mw2

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Aug 21, 2013


Yes, you can change the CPU, but your Motherboard will only support certain processors, Take a look at this Acer Support, you will see the compatible CPU's: http://support.acer.com/acerpanam/desktop/0000/Acer/AspireT690/AspireT690sp2.shtml Remember : Your machine's component work with one another, within parameters, one component,CPU, will not give you the improvement you might think. CPU, Memory, Graphics Card, Etc.,Upgrades, require more Power/Watts, therefore a new PSU. Which create more heat, new fan. One relies on the other. Do your research, their's a lot more to it than replacing one component. Do a comparison, what will all the components cost, to a new System? The prices for new Good Systems , are low due to slow sales of Desktops/Laptops.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Feb 05, 2013


you can get the answer from HERE

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jan 11, 2013


You will have to open up your network connections Click start control panel network connections this may vary depending on your operating system look for local area connection if you see a red x or a yellow exclamation or question mark ! ? you will need to update or install the driver or it could be firewalled. Make sure your antivirus program is not blocking the internet connection. If you are trying to connect through a modem/router you it should have come with a disk then you might have to connect the usb lead to your modem to get a connection then Click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll to network adapters should see a yellow question ? exclamation mark ! or a red X right click install drivers. The driver might be on the disc supplied by your ISP internet service provider or the motherboard disc Click start type cmd press enter you will be in DOS mode type in ipconfig press enter you will see all o fyour internet connection details type in your default gateway adress into your internet search should read something like 10.0.0.138 Make sure you Ethernet/internet is enabled in bios restart your computer during the boot up process you will see on your screen a certain key to press to enter set up (BIOS) press and hold that key to enter bios using arrow keys navigate to integrated peripherals look for SiS On Chip Pci Device press enter scroll to SiS 10/100m press enter make sure its "Enabled"imake sure its enabledPci device arrows key scroll to nstalled. Hope this helps.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jan 11, 2013


The best answer is reinstalling the operating system.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jan 10, 2013


Hi..

This is an Hardware Failures: Doesn't Boot Up.
First of all, most of the hardware failures that are going to be presented in this article require you to disassemble the laptop and work on its internal components. Because of this, you need the required components to take the laptop apart (such as screwdrivers, etc.) and space, lots of space. If you don't have a workbench, then working on that large table in the living room should do it.

You need to check the memory stick this is the first to diagnose the problem of beeping. Remove the memory stick clean the dust, and reinsert the memory stick, try to use the other memory slot.

Thanks for using fixya

Regards
PCmania


Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jan 09, 2013


bluescreen can be caused by a number of things


a bad or faulty motherboard data lead or its connection if its a flat 40 pin ide it will be the first to fail
make sure all leads have a dust free secure connections


a bad driver loose or faulty lead or not having enough ram


you might not have enough RAM random access memory not having enough will cause your computer to run over its maximum limits and can cause the blue screen of death and hang and cause memory dumps


if you're not sure if a module is right for your system, use the Crucial Memory Advisor tool for a list of guaranteed compatible modules.


first you will need to select the manufacturer from a drop down list then select your product line from a drop down list then select the model then click find it will take you directly to


compatible ram also you will have an option to scan your system

you should always ask the seller if they guarantee the compatability of the ram before making any purchase
if you dont want to install more ram uninstall some unnecessary programs



make sure your ram modules have a dust free secure seating and the CPU central processing unit has thermal paste



if you can get a screen

click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll through all of your devices


if you see a yellow question or exclamation mark ? ! or a red X you will need to update the drivers for this device right click select update driver/reinstall driver


if you computer came with a motherboard disk the drivers could be on it

or you might have to download one


or it might be a virus right click in bottom toolbar select task manager applications to see what is running and processes to see what is ticking over

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/products/security-essentials/product-information

malware protection


http://100-downloads.com/download.php?p=615

windows xp microsoft security essentials


http://100-downloads.com/download.php?p=614

windows 7 microsoft security essentials


hope it helps

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Oct 16, 2012


it looks like sata

Aspire T690 Specifications

Part Number: AspireT690 Aspire T690
Storage CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD/CD-RW Combo, DVD Dual, or DVD Supermulti (varies by model)
Up to 400GB Hard Disk Drive SATA (varies by model)
9 in 1 Card Reader (selected models)

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Oct 15, 2012


Of course, but it should be a major failure that would make them practically unusable - not your case. You most likely use IE and it's a POS that crashes with regularity when it's encountering a more demanding site. Just use another browser and your problem  will go away. Don't forget to scan your pc for malware before.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Oct 08, 2012


If you are using windows Vista in this computer, then you just need to hook this computer to an Ethernet cable connecting one port to the router and another to the tower(CPU).
once you done with that, restart the computer, so that you will be able to go online.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Sep 11, 2012


1) How much Ram Memory do you have installed? If I have the spec's right, your motherboard's maximum amount of Ram Memory is 2GB.
(PC2-5300 would be best, but the amount is what matters, not the 'speed')

2) What is the Maximum Wattage for your Power Supply?
Takes power for each hardware component in the computer.
Motherboard, Processor, Ram Memory, Harddrive, Optical Drive/s, Graphics Card, etc.

When purchasing a graphics card, this is one of the minimum system requirements you need to know.

Spec's I looked up indicate a 300 Watt power supply.
This is the problem. That, and power supply's Acer uses are low quality.

If you had at least a 400 Watt power supply, you could use this,

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=41125&Sku=E145-0550

Slap that game around, and make it bark.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3276573&CatId=1483

You could also run this if you had the above Power Supply,

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2048679&Sku=M452-7770

[Note*
No. It does not matter if you are using DDR2 Sdram ram memory, and the graphics card has GDDR5 graphics memory.
A graphics card runs independent of the system resources.
(Processor and Ram Memory ]

For additional questions please post in a Comment.
Regards,
joecoolvette

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jul 26, 2012


Remove and reseat your RAM chips

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Jan 22, 2012


this is a common manufacturers problem believe it or not. if you press shift and use the quotation symbol then it should be the @ sign.

Acer Aspire ... | Answered on Dec 30, 2011

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