How to set the home page on the Acer Chromebook
How do I set the home page on my Acer Chromebook? Use the following steps to set the homepage on the Acer Chromebook.* Launch the Google Chrome browser. * Click the Menu icon in the upper right corner and select Settings. * Check the box Show Home button. * Click Change next to New Tab page. * Select Open this page and…
Acer C740 Chromebook trackpad issues
Why is the touchpad on my Acer C740 not working? SYMPTOMS The touchpad on the Acer C740 Chromebook may seem unresponsive or require significant pressure to recognize touches. SOLUTION Update to the latest version of Chrome OS to see if it resolves your issue.
How can I reinstall Chrome OS? There are a few different methods to reload Chrome OS. Below are examples and reasons for using each method: Reset your Chromebook with Powerwash Powerwashing can solve most issues. Powerwashing does not require a USB flash drive or file download. Use a Powerwash if there is a bug with your…
How to Change Your Wallpaper on Chromebook
How can I change the background wallpaper on my Chromebook? Click the time in the lower right corner and select Settings ⚙. Select Personalization. Click Set your wallpaper and style. Choose your desired wallpaper settings and close the window to save the changes.
How can I see the latest version of the Chrome operating system?
This article only applies to: Chrome Operating System All current releases (dev, beta, stable) of the Chrome operating system can be found by visiting https://cros-omahaproxy.appspot.com/. Note: We recommend customers to use the stable-channel in case of problems.
How to Enable Bluetooth on a Chromebook
This article only applies to: Chromebooks with Bluetooth Use the following steps to enable Bluetooth on your Chromebook. * Sign in to your Chromebook. * Click the Status bar in the lower right corner. * Click Bluetooth disabled and then click Enable Bluetooth. It will begin to search for any nearby Bluetooth devices.
How to Attach the VESA Mount to the Chromebox
This article only applies to: Chromebox The Chromebox comes with a VESA-compatible mount that allows you to mount it behind a compatible monitor or TV. Installation instructions can be downloaded and viewed in the User Manual by visiting the Acer Drivers and Manuals page or you can watch the embedded video for instructions.
How to add another user account on your Acer Chromebook
This article only applies to: Acer Chromebooks You can add additional user accounts to your Chromebook to allow other users to log in with their own profile. * Power the Chromebook on. * Click Add User in the lower left corner. * Create a new Google account, or log in with an existing account. * Select a picture for your…
Chromebook boots to white screen with Chrome logo, but will not load OS
This article only applies to: Chromebook AC710 SYMPTOMS A recent update may cause the Acer AC710 Chromebook to not boot properly. Your system may boot to a white screen with the Chrome logo, or to a flickering or flashing Chrome login screen. SOLUTION If you leave your Chromebook in this state, it should attempt to…
Acer C710 Chrome operating system is missing or damaged
This article only applies to: Acer C710 Chromebook. If you are getting a "Chrome OS is Missing or Damaged" message when starting your Acer C710, you may try to reseat the hard drive. Please only attempt this if you are comfortable opening the computer and reattaching a cable. If you are not comfortable doing this, please…