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Acer Chromebook R11 processor in the UK

Q: Acer Chromebook R11 processor in the UK

I should like to buy this chromebook but it appears that the only processor available here fitted to this laptop is the N3050, which is dual core and hardly an advance on the N2840 of older chromebooks such as the Toshiba Chromebook 2. In the US, apparently, it is available with the quad core 3150. Can any body tell me when this will be available in the UK? Thanks

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I should like to buy this chromebook but it appears that the only processor available here fitted to this laptop is the N3050, which is dual core and hardly an advance on the N2840 of older chromebooks such as the Toshiba Chromebook 2. In the US, apparently, it is available with the quad core 3150. Can any body tell me when this will be available in the UK? Thanks

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Could you please tell me if I can or will I be able to use Google Play Store and Android apps on my Acer C720 Chromebook.Also, can or will I be able to use Google Play Store and Android apps on the Acer CB5-311 Chromebook.

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Will the new Acer Chromebook 14 be fanless? 

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My Acer CB 11 will not turn on. Both lights are blue, indicating it is charged and powered on but nothing comes on the screen and it does not sound like it is on. I have removed the battery and plugged it back in. I have tried ESC + refresh + power. Any other suggestions? I'm a teacher and really need this CB for my classroom. 

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Hello all, I'm looking to buy a Chromebook 14 and I live in the UK. I'm able to buy one from a Dutch website for ?375, but that's a fair bit more than the retail price of $299 - not to mention that I'm a little concerned about it being trustworthy. Additionally, this would have an American keyboard, which would be an issue - I need my British layout! There don't seem to be any vectors for me to get my hands on a UK Chromebook 14. Can someone please tell me I'm wrong, and point out where I can get one? Thank you very much!

A:How can I buy an Acer Chromebook 14 in the UK?

Same here! I'm keeping an eye on this URL: https://store.google.com/product/acer_chromebook_14

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I have an Acer Chromebook and like it alot.

However, all of a sudden the backspace key doesn't work correctly even when first logging in.

I searched around and found that you can click "space+enter+backspace" all at the same time and it fixes it but just until the next time I logon.

Does anyone know what the issue could be?
 

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Hello all, I'm looking to buy a Chromebook 14 and I live in the UK. I'm able to buy one from a Dutch website for ?375, but that's a fair bit more than the retail price of $299 - not to mention that I'm a little concerned about it being trustworthy. Additionally, this would have an American keyboard, which would be an issue - I need my British layout! There don't seem to be any vectors for me to get my hands on a UK Chromebook 14. Can someone please tell me I'm wrong, and point out where I can get one? Thank you very much!

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When can I buy thé New acer chromebook 14 in France ?

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When powered on, my chrome book has no display, And all I see is the blue power indicator light blinking repeatedly with no pattern (about two times per second) if I hit ESC plus refresh plus power I get the " Chrome OS is missing or damaged" message. I have done the recovery process twice and although it says that it has recovered successfully, however, when it tries to restart, it goes right back to having no display and the blue power indicator light blinking. If I have the charger connected the orange charging indicator light blinks at the same rate. This all started approximately 24 hours ago, it was working fine before then.

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When can I buy thé New acer chromebook 14 in France ?

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Will the new Acer Chromebook 14 be fanless? 

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My processing is too slow.  If i have a few windows open it can be very slow. Can i add gig to speed it up?  I also have the cursor jumping around when I type and sometimes lose things all together that I type. This is the same problem I have with another Acer lap top with Windows. Regards,Carmel 

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Will the new Acer Chromebook 14 be fanless? 

A:The new Acer Chromebook 14

Hi ahe,
 
I haven't had a chance to get my hands on one yet, but Im very confident that this will have a fan. There is no mention of a fanless design in the literature that was released with last weeks announcement.
Cory

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l need to know if i can connect the printer to my acer chromebook? 

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My chromebook one day got stuck on the developer screen, then another day it just turned off. When I try to power it on, the power button turns blue for about ten seconds with a black screen and the just shuts off again. Is the hardrive dead? Can I fix it? Please Help!

A:Acer Chromebook C7 won't turn on!

You may try the recovery steps in the below mentioned weblink Reinstall Chrome OScreate a recovery USB drive or SD card reinstall the Chrome OS with a USB Recovery Flash Drive  Click the Kudos to say ?Thanks? for helping! select "Accept Solution" if your issue is resovled.      

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I fell asleep listening to a talk on Youtube (1 hr long) and when I got up the next day, the screen has many parallel colored lines on the left half of the screen, plus what looks like a black inkspot.  Have I totally wrecked my Chromebook? I can faintly see the icons on the bottom right.

A:I just got an Acer Chromebook 11. I left it on ove...

Have you tried to reboot it? if screen issues are still there after a reboot, probably is an hardware issue. you can try to do a power wash just to reset it to factory and check about issue:http://acer.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/27685/~/power-wash-command-for-chromebook

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Anyone else with a chromebook R13 have a slight rattle in the trackpad, not much but just enough to notice. Here a video of what I'm experiencing.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABqP3W5Fias&feature=youtu.be I'm not actually performing a click in the video, this is just tapping on the trackpad. 

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I have tried to connect my smartphone to Chromebook with a usb cable to download pics with no success.  It does nothing. Thank you

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My chromebook one day got stuck on the developer screen, then another day it just turned off. When I try to power it on, the power button turns blue for about ten seconds with a black screen and the just shuts off again. Is the hardrive dead? Can I fix it? Please Help!

A:Acer Chromebook C7 won't turn on!

You may try the recovery steps in the below mentioned weblink Reinstall Chrome OScreate a recovery USB drive or SD card reinstall the Chrome OS with a USB Recovery Flash Drive  Click the Kudos to say ?Thanks? for helping! select "Accept Solution" if your issue is resovled.      

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download Norton antivirus, but was told it wasn't supported. How do I get protection on this tablet? Is it secure enough to go on to banking sites?  Thank you.

A:I just purchased a Acer Chromebook 11 CB3-111. I'v...

Chromebook are one of the most safe OS at the moment, so you don't need an antivirus, at least if you only install applications from google play.

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my 15: acer chromebook keeps shutting down and requiring me to reboot and then "restore" why is this and what can I do?

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  My 12 year old daughter is getting a CB3-131-C3SZ for Christmas. I've read online that it is listted as one of the Chromebooks that will soon be able to connect to the Android Store for apps. Does anyone know if it can connect now or when it will be able to connect?

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download Norton antivirus, but was told it wasn't supported. How do I get protection on this tablet? Is it secure enough to go on to banking sites?  Thank you.

A:I just purchased a Acer Chromebook 11 CB3-111. I'v...

Chromebook are one of the most safe OS at the moment, so you don't need an antivirus, at least if you only install applications from google play.

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What steps do I take to fix the keys which are not working?

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It is a blank screen and yes it is charged. Having trouble fixing it. I have a Mac computer and I try to download the BIOS firmware and it will not let me. Help!!

A:acer 1 chromebook not working

If nothing will come on the screen, I suggest contacting Acer tech support in your region to look into repair options.



Important Links: US Driver Downloads | Knowledge Base Articles | Service LocationsRemember to mark posts that resolved your issue with Accept as Solution.You can even mark multiple posts in a single thread. This will make it easier for others to find the same information.

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I Have just purchased Acer chromebook r11.  The chromebook recognises an sd card when inserted but file manager shows the sd card icon with an X and says not Available.  Is this a file manager problem and is an there an alternative  App. I would like to download photos from Google DriveJohnL 

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Hello, I have just received my R13 and I would like to ask if it can be upgraded on hardware level? Speaking about RAM and SDD of course. Many thanks for any help and tips in advance, Martin

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I have had my chromebook plugged in for 24 hours, no lights and no charge.  What should I do?

A:My Acer Chromebook 11 CB3-111 won't change

Sorry to hear your Acer system is not powering on.  If there are no lights or fan noise when you plug it in and power it on, it could be a bad AC adapter. If the AC adapter does work but is not charging the system or powering it on, we would recommend repair. If your system is under warranty you can call the technical support line for assistance. If you are out of warranty you can request a repair by going to https://customercare.acer.com/customercare/. 

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I have a 3 month old Chromebook and all of a sudden the backspace key is messed up. It doesn't work even at the login screen. I searched around and found a temp solution. Hold space, enter and backspace at the same time for a few seconds. However after I shutdown and start up later it happens again.

Any thoughts?

Sent from my XT1032 using Tapatalk
 

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I intend to purchase the new Acer Chromebook 14 (CB3-431-C5FM). I would like to buy a silicone keyboard cover for it, but I've had no luck in locating one. Does the Chromebook 14 share a keyboard layout with any other model of Acer Chromebook?

A:Acer Chromebook 14 Keyboard

Did you check Amazon?I was just taking a look and I see many silicone covers. Maybe you can find one there, the prices varies from 5.00 to 20.00 dollars. If I find anywhere else, I ll let you know.

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To get spell check on your acer chrome book go to advanced settings, languages, add the language you want and to right click on spell check. Doesn't work on all sites including this one. Sucks 

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the trac pad on my Acer C 710 Chromebook has stopped working has anyone else with this same Chromebook have these same issues 

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It is a blank screen and yes it is charged. Having trouble fixing it. I have a Mac computer and I try to download the BIOS firmware and it will not let me. Help!!

A:acer 1 chromebook not working

If nothing will come on the screen, I suggest contacting Acer tech support in your region to look into repair options.




Important Links: US Driver Downloads | Knowledge Base Articles | Service LocationsRemember to mark posts that resolved your issue with Accept as Solution.You can even mark multiple posts in a single thread. This will make it easier for others to find the same information.

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To get spell check on your acer chrome book go to advanced settings, languages, add the language you want and to right click on spell check. Doesn't work on all sites including this one. Sucks 

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As per this thread on Google Product Forums, Amazon (once they get their supplies back, it's back-ordered until the middle of May but they will let me use the defective one until then) are replacing my Acer 15-inch Chromebook CB5-571-C1DZ because: 1. If you type on the keyboard and touch the mousepad at once, it makes the whole display flicker black that can result in locking the laptop up, requiring a Refresh & Power. If anyone else is having this issue, know that you are not alone.











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A:Possible defects on Acer 15 inch Chromebook CB5-57...

Hi Everyone,
 
I received word back that Google is aware of this issue and it is currently scheduled have this addressed in release 44 (we're currently on 42). I've gone back with a few more questions because I'm sure if this is hardware specific or anything else, if I receive that information I'll share it.
 
Here is the Google source review: https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/#/c/268824/
 
Thanks,Cory

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My Chromebook 13 isn't working without the charger plugged in.  The battery is charging fine, and currently is sitting at 100%.  I did a battery test and it came back at 100% health, and discharged 0.00%.  Anyone know how to fix this.  If I unplug the charging cable it immediately turns off and wont turn on unless the cable is in.  Thanks 

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Hello.. I have a new Acer Chromebook 15 and i can't get the built in microphone to work.I've tried pluggin in external microphone/headphones and that works.I've also tryied a reset, but still the built in mic does not work.Any suggestions before I contact Google Support?

A:Acer Chromebook 15 - built in microphone does not ...

If neither the internal mic nor an external mic are working then you may have a corrupt OS or bad hardware. 1. Do an EC reset. That resets the controller that manages the peripherals, including audio. Did that fix it?2. Do a powerwash. Did that fix it?3. Do a system recovery. Did that fix it.

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I looked on my wifi network and my acer Chromebook CB5-311 shows up as Azure Wave Technology?  Does anyone with the same chromebook notice this on their wifi network?  I thought it should show up as Acer Chromebook or at least CB5-311.  Any thoughts?

A:Acer Chromebook CB5-311 shows up on my wifi as Azu...

Azurewave Technology is the manufacturer of the chipset used for the wireless.

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Not able to Reset Settings.  It just doesn't work.Not able to Reset to Default Theme.  It's greyed out.Random settings changes from what I set it at.  Things like start up page not starting up with what I set it at.PowerWash doesn't completely restore to factory.  I have tried this on 3 different Networks.The text color in the Address Bar switches off between the color of red, blue and black when it has ALWAYS been black in color.I know there's more but this is enough. Please tell me there isn't a bug.  I have disabled all extensions.  I have shut off ALL syncs, did the PowerWash, created a whole new account to sign on with, and still...the above! Any other ideas or suggestions? Google Chrome50.0.2661.103 (Official Build) (64-bit)Revision0Platform7978.74.0 (Official Build) stable-channel peppyBlink537.36 (@0)JavaScriptV8 5.0.71.48Flash21.0.0.242-r1User AgentMozilla/5.0 (X11; CrOS x86_64 7978.74.0) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/50.0.2661.103 Safari/537.36

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After discovering how to install Windows 10 onto an Acer C720 Chromebook, I began looking for tutorials. I was given a link (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yfIjx-fJXPvs6EwSdjRnokJ6ktNxeExZmVin9mamVZU/mobilebasic) on how to do it. I followed it step by step (downloading the necessary files, putting the chromebook into developer mode, removing the Write-Protection screw, etc.) and ran into an issue.

While performing the final step of having to press the ESC button and choosing either Hard Disk or USB, my keyboard wouldn't allow me to choose anything. I turned it off and when I turned it back on, there was a black screen that said:

SeaBIOS (version -20151010_094223-coolstar)

Booting from Hard Disk...

It isn't responding to anything, only turning off and on when I press the power button (even after holding it down). I put the Write-Protection screw back in, placed it on the charger and even put Chrome Recovery Utilty onto a flash drive and nothing is still working.
 

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Want a chrome supported tablet that uses a pen and I can hand-write notes on things like google docs.

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I purchased my chromebook nearly two months ago and it was operating fine until four nights ago when I closed the lid for about 5 minutes and when I reopened it the screen is black. It seems to be in constant sleep mode. The blue light is on and it´s fully charged. I tried a hard rest but it didnt solve my problem. Can anyone help me please?

A:Acer Chromebook 11-CB3 111 Black Screen

Are you getting any lights or activity at all? Do you see the charging light come on when you plug in the AC Adapter?
Could you try holding down ESC and the Refresh Key (like F3) and then hitting the power button?
 
Cory

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I have an Acer Chromebook 15 which works well and I love it.  However, the text on the screen shows up all weird. Text will be overwritten by other text, all smashed together, etc. I have set and reset the text size in settings. I can resolve the issue by using control + or - to resize the screen and that usually stretches every thing out so it looks good, but still there will be some items of text overwriting other text. It is kind of annoying to have to size and resize each screen, every time I go to a new screen. My Chrome OS is up to date and I have had no other problems with the laptop. What am I (or the Chromebook) doing wrong?

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