Your Chromebook may stop receiving Google Chrome OS updates after 5 years
What can I do if my Chromebook is no longer eligible for Chrome OS updates? Google provides automatic updates for Chromebooks to make sure the operating system stays current with the latest features. Once your Chromebook reaches the Auto Update Expiration (AUE) date set by Google (generally 5 years), your device may no…
How do I change the screen display settings on my Acer Chromebook?
You can project your Chromebook's screen on an external monitor or via a projector, connect the device to your Chromebook. Once connected, the device will be automatically detected and your screen will be projected, using the best possible resolution. If you've connected an external monitor, the screen will only appear on…
Where can I learn more about my Acer Chromebook?
Where can I learn more about my Acer Chromebook? Your Chromebook is the first notebook that's built and optomized for the web. Get familiar with your Chromebook at Google's Get to know your Chromebook page. The guide provided will help you get familiar with your Chromebook. For more information, visit the Chrome OS Help…
Connecting an Acer Chromebook to a Cloud Ready Printer
You can connect your Acer Chromebook to a Cloud Ready wireless printer using the instructions below. Make sure the printer you are connecting to is Cloud Ready. The printer should have a Cloud Ready icon on it, or the box should be labeled as Cloud Ready. Setup your printer according to the manufacturers instructions. Open…
How to Rotate the Screen on Acer Chromebooks
How can I rotate the display image on my Acer Chromebook? You can rotate the image on your Chromebook screen using by pressing the ctrl + shift + refresh keys at the same time. Each time you press this key combination, the image on the screen will rotate 90 degrees.
How to use an active stylus on an Acer Chromebook
Some Acer Chromebooks with touchscreens allow you to use an active stylus to draw, take notes, or input text. Use the instructions below to get started using an active stylus on your Acer Chromebook. Touch your stylus to the screen on your Chromebook. The stylus should be recognized and a pen icon should appear near the…
Install Roblox on your Acer Chromebook
Can I install Roblox on my Acer Chromebook? If your Chromebook model supports the Google Play store, you can use the steps below to download and install Roblox on your device. You can find a list of Chromebooks that support the Google Play store at https://support.google.com/chromebook/answer/6401474. Activate the Google…
Turn off on-screen keyboard on Acer Chromebooks
How do I turn off the on-screen keyboard on my Acer Chromebook? Use the steps below to turn off the on-screen keyboard on your Acer Chromebook. Tap the time in the bottom right corner of your screen. Tap Settings. Scroll down to the bottom of the settings and tap Advanced. In the "Accessibility" section, tap Manage…
Does Adobe Flash Player come preloaded on my Acer Chromebook?
Does Adobe Flash Player come preloaded on my Acer Chromebook? Adobe Flash is directly integrated with Google Chrome and enabled by default. Any available updates for Adobe Flash are automatically included in Google Chrome system updates. For more information about Adobe Flash and your Chromebook, visit Google's Adobe Flash…
How do I change the language settings on my Acer Chromebook?
On your Chromebook you can set the language preferences. Go to the Settings page to adjust your language settings. Note: The language used to check spelling and your webpage language preferences can be set for each individual user. For steps how to change the language settings, visit Google's Language settings page. For…