Setting up your Acer Chromebook
How do I setup my Acer Chromebook and configure Chrome OS for first time use? This article will guide you through setting up your Acer Chromebook and configuring the Google Chrome operating system. Use the embedded Google video and the instructions below to setup your Acer Chromebook. Requirements: You must have an…
Enable Caps Lock on Acer Chromebooks
Where is the Caps lock key on my Acer Chromebooks? Although your Acer Chromebook does not have a dedicated caps lock key, it is very easy to enable caps lock on your Chromebook. Press the alt and search keys at the same time to enable caps lock. An arrow will appear in the bottom right notifications bar and a pop-up will…
What can I do with owner privileges on my Acer Chromebook?
What can I do with owner privileges on my Acer Chromebook? Your Chromebook has a few settings that you can change only if you're signed in as the Chromebook's owner. In most cases, the Google Account you sign in with the first time you start your Chromebook is designated as the owner. After that, anyone who signs in to…
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…