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****** Page 2 ****** 0 2011. All Rights Reserved. Acer ICONIA TAB User Guide Model: A501 First issue: 09/2011 Acer ICONIA TAB Model number: Serial number: Date of purchase: Place of purchase: 2

****** Page 3 ****** Table of contents Getting to know your tablet .. .24 .. …. .27 Features and functions Product registration Setting up Unpacking your tablet Getting to know your tablet Using the SIM card slot Using your tablet Charging your tablet Turning on for the first time Locking your tablet Using the touchscreen The Home screen . The onscreen keyboard . Editing text Connecting devices to your tablet Connecting to AC power Inserting a microSD card (optional) Connecting to a PC as a USB storage device Connecting a USB device to your tablet Connecting a Bluetooth device Connecting to a television with HDMI . Connecting to the dock (optional) Using the AT&T Mobile Broadband Network How to Connect to the AT&T Mobile Broadband Network Adjusting connection settings Going online Managing Wi-Fi connections Browsing the Internet Setting up Gmail (Google mail) Composing an email Setting up the Email application . Online applications .10 11 11 12 …18 .20 .22 . .22 .22 . .23 . .23 .24 .25 …25 .. .27 . .28 .. .28 .29 . .29

****** Page 4 ****** Acer content folders Using the content folders . Screen ………………………………………………..52 ….54 Playing music and video Multimedia playback Media server Dolby Mobile . Managing contacts Using the camera Camera icons and indicators Taking a photo Shooting a video Reading an eBook or pdf LumiRead Advanced settings Sound Putting your tablet in Airplane mode Activating or deactivating connections Adjusting Bluetooth settings Connecting to a PC Synchronization Setting the date and time Setting alarms Changing language and text options . Managing applications . Updating your tablet’s operating system Resetting your tablet FAQ and troubleshooting Installing a SIM card Troubleshooting Other sources of help Legal notices Specifications End user license agreement . .33 . .35 . .39 .. .39 43 . 44 . 45 .47 .52 …53 .53 …53 .54 …55 …55 …55 . .55 .56 …56 .58 . .59 .60 .60

****** Page 5 ****** Getting to know your tablet Features and functions Your new tablet offers leading, easy-to access multimedia and entertainment features. You can: • Connect to the Internet. • Access your email while on the move. • Keep in touch with your friends via your Contacts and social networking applications. • Listen to rich, full-impact audio via Dolby Mobile. Product registration When using your product for the first time, it is recommended that you immediately register it. This will give you access to useful benefits, such as: • Faster service from our trained representatives. • Membership in the Acer community: receive promotions and participate in customer surveys. • The latest news from Acer. Hurry and register, as other advantages await you! How to register To register your Acer product, please visit acer.com. Click Registration and follow the simple instructions. You can also register directly from your tablet by tapping the Acer Registration Icon. After we receive your product registration, you will be sent a confirmation email with important data that you should keep in a safe place. Features and functions 5

****** Page 6 ****** Setting up Unpacking your tablet Your new tablet comes packed in a protective box. Carefully unpack the box and remove the contents. If any of the following items is missing or damaged, contact your dealer immediately: Acer ICONIA TAB Quick Start Guide AT&T Getting Connected Guide USB cable AC adapter Warranty card Cleaning cloth Getting to know your tablet Front view 1 3 Description 2 No. 1 2 3 6 Item Touchscreen Front-facing camera Light sensor 10. I-inch, 1280 x 800 pixel capacitive touchscreen. A 2 megapixel camera for video chatting and self-portrait images. Detects ambient light and automatically adjusts the screen brightness.

****** Page 7 ****** Back view 2 Description 1 3 No. 1 2 3 3 Item LED flash 5 MP camera Speakers Lights to illuminate images. A 5-megapixel camera for taking high- resolution images. Emits stereo audio Left and right views 1 2 3 o Description 4 5 6 7 No. 1 2 Item Power button 3.5 mm headphone jack Getting to know your tablet Long press to turn the tablet on, press briefly to turn the screen on/off or enter sleep mode; press and hold to turn the tablet off. Connects to stereo headphones. 7

****** Page 8 ****** No. 3 4 5 6 7 Item Micro HDMI (Type D) port DC-in jack Micro USB port (Slave) USB port (Host) Reset button Description Connects to an HDMI cable with a Type D connector. Connects to the DC power supply. Connects to a computer with a USB cable. Connects USB devices to your tablet. Insert a small thin object (such as a paperclip) to reset power to the tablet. Top and bottom views 1 Item 2 3 4 No. 1 2 3 4 Volume control key Screen rotation lock switch Card slot cover Docking port Description Increases and decreases the tablet volume. Use this switch to lock the screen rotation or allow the screen to match the tablet’s orientation. Insert a microSD card into the slot under this cover. See “Inserting a microSD card (optional)” on page 22. Connects your tablet to the dock accessory. Using the SIM card slot To take full advantage of your tablet’s Internet capabilities, you should install a SIM card with data subscription before turning on your tablet. See “Installing a SIM card” on page 58. 8

****** Page 9 ****** Using your tablet Charging your tablet For first-time use, you need to charge your tablet for four hours. After that you can recharge the battery as needed. Connect the DC-in jack to your tablet and plug the AC adapter into any AC outlet. Note: It is normal for the tablet surface to become warm during charging or long periods of use. Charging your tablet 9

****** Page 10 ****** Turning on for the first time To turn on your tablet, press and hold the power button for two seconds. You will then be asked some questions before you can use your tablet. To start, tap to select your language, then tap Start. Follow the rest of the instructions as they are displayed. Welcome English (United States) Start Sign in to or create a Google account If you have Internet access, your tablet allows you to synchronize information with a Google account. During the start-up process, you may create or sign in to an account, which will be used to synchronize your contact list, email, calendar and other information. If you do not yet have Internet access, or do not want to use this feature, then tap Skip. Important: You must sign in to a Google Account to use Gmail, Google Talk, Google Calendar, and other Google Apps; to download applications from Android Market; to back up your settings to Google servers; and to take advantage of other Google services on your tablet. If you want to restore existing settings from another device with Android 2.0 (or later) installed, you must sign in to your Google account during setup. If you wait until after setup is complete, your settings will not be restored. Note: If you have multiple Google accounts, such as separate accounts for personal and business contacts, you can access and synchonize them from the Accounts settings section. See “Multiple Google accounts” on page 55. 10

****** Page 11 ****** Locking your tablet If you will not use your tablet for a while, briefly press the power button to lock access. This saves power and ensures your tablet does not unintentionally use any services. Your tablet will lock automatically if it is not used after a while. To change the delay, tap Apps > Settings > Screen > Timeout. Waking your tablet If the screen is off and the tablet does not react to any taps on the screen, then it has been locked and is in sleep mode. To wake your tablet, press the power button. Your tablet will display the Lock screen. Drag the lock symbol to the edge of the circle to unlock the tablet. AM Tuesday, March 8 Charged. For additional security, you may set a code or number that must be entered to access the tablet, such as an unlock pattern (a set of dots that must be tapped in the correct order). Open the Home screen and tap Apps > Settings > Location & security > Configure lock screen. Note: If you forget an unlock pattern or PIN, please refer to “Unlock pattern” on page 60. Using the touchscreen Your tablet uses a touchscreen for selecting items and entering information. Use your finger to tap the screen. Tap: Touch the screen once to open items and select options. Drag: Hold your finger on the screen and drag across the screen to select text and images. Locking your tablet 11

****** Page 12 ****** Tap and hold: Tap and hold an item to see a list of actions available for that item. On the pop-up menu that appears, tap the action you want to perform. Scroll: To scroll up or down the screen, simply drag your finger up or down the screen in the direction that you want to scroll. The Home screen When you start your tablet, or wake it from power saving, it will display the Home screen. This screen gives you quick access to information and simple controls with widgets or shortcuts. These display information such as the time and favorite bookmarks, or provide additional controls and direct access to applications. Some have been pre-installed on your tablet, while others may be downloaded from the Android Market. The Home screen already features some useful controls and information. Voice search 08 6 Navigation Application menu Search AT&T usage meter Search Customize screen Network connectivity, Time, and Status To search for applications, files or for information on the Internet, tap the Google / Search icon in the top-left corner. Simply enter the text you want to find. Tap the arrow or Enter key to search the Internet, or tap one of the suggestions, applications or files shown in the list. Note: In order to search or browse the Internet, you must be connected to a cellular data (if available) or wireless network. See “Going online” on page 27. Voice search If voice search is available, tap the microphone and speak your search request. See “Voice Search” on page 28. 12

****** Page 13 ****** Navigation To navigate through menus and options, three (or more) icons are shown in the bottom-left corner. Back Home Back Tap this icon to go to the previous page, or to go up one level in a menu. This icon may be replaced with the hide icon in certain cases (such as if the keyboard or list of recent applications is shown). Home Tap this icon to go directly to the Home screen. Recent Recent Hide Tap this icon to see recently opened applications. Tap an application to open it, or tap anywhere on the screen to return to the Home screen. Settings This icon is displayed in some applications. Tap this icon to open a list of options. The extended Home screen The Home screen extends to either side of the initial Home screen, giving you more room to add widgets or organize shortcuts. To view the extended Home screen, swipe your finger to the left or right. A total of five pages are available, two to the left and two to the right. To change or add widgets on any of the screens see “Personalizing the Home Home screen The Home screen 13

****** Page 14 ****** The application menu The application menu displays applications installed on your tablet. Two categories are available: All and My apps. All displays all applications that are installed on your tablet; My apps displays applications that you have installed from the Android Market. All Lets Gon My apps DOG TO GO Search Mtedé Note: All images are for reference only. The applications installed on your tablet can be different from the applications shown in illustrations. Applications are displayed in alphabetical order. If more applications are available, an outline of the second page will be shown on the side of the screen. Swipe the outline towards the center of the screen to switch pages. Tap and hold an icon to add a shortcut to one of your Home screens. While a shortcut is selected, thumbnails of the Home screens are shown below the list of applications, simply drag the shortcut to a screen. Status and notification area Status and notification icons are shown in the bottom-right corner of the screen. This area contains a variety of icons to inform you of your tablet’s status. The icons on the right side of the clock indicate connectivity and battery status. The left side of the clock displays the event notification icons. Tap the status icons to view more status information and a summary of events. 14 Time Network reception Wireless reception Battery charge status

****** Page 15 ****** Wednesday 2011 100’* Tie a UZ debuort€ dii.äb,l+ U Tap the status area again to view more controls. While viewing a notification, tap the summary to see more information, if available. Some event summanes include controls, such as media controls if music is playing. Wednesday 9.2011 acerWire1ess 100% Airplane V Wi-Fi Notifications Settings Status and notification icons Connection and battery status icons Note: Network connection icons are blue if you have an active Google account. Icon v Description Connected to a wireless network (waves indicate connection strength) An open wireless network is available Bluetooth is on Connected to a Bluetooth device Airplane mode (wireless connectivity disconnected) Icon u Description Battery is very low Battery is low Battery is partially drained Battery is full Battery is charging The Home screen 15

****** Page 16 ****** Notification icons Icon talk Description Alarm is set New Gmail message New Google Talk message Upcoming event Song is playing SD card or USB storage is full Tablet is connected to PC via USB Application update available System update available Virtual private network (VPN) status Cellular data status icons Icon Icon a Icon Description Cellular signal strength Connected to EDGE network Connected to HSDPA network Roaming No signal Description Speaker is silenced Tablet microphone is off GPS is on Receiving location data from GPS More status notifications Syncing data Sync is on Problem with sign-in or sync Uploading data Downloading data Description SIM card is invalid or not installed New/unread SMS/MMS Problem with sending SMS/ MMS Carrier data use threshold exceeded Personalizing the Home screen You may personalize your Home screen by adding or removing application shortcuts or widgets, and by changing the wallpaper. Adding or removing shortcuts or widgets To add shortcuts or widgets open the Add to Home screen: tap the plus sign next to Apps in the top right corner of the Home screen. Alternatively, tap and 16

****** Page 17 ****** hold anywhere on the Home screen. Widgets A.ær cldck App shortcuts Wallpapers More An*os; clock 7:æsv• Tap Widgets to see small applications that you can add to a Home screen. Widgets are small applications that display constantly-updated information or quick shortcuts to applications or special functions. Tap Applications to open a list of shortcuts to applications and settings you can drag to a Home screen. Tap Wallpapers to change the current wallpaper. You can choose from a set of pre-formatted wallpapers, images stored in the Gallery, or Live wallpapers featuring animated or interactive backgrounds. Tap More to add icons, shortcuts, ‘groups’ of contacts or links to specific setti n gs. To move any item on the Home screen, tap and hold the item until it is selected. You may drag the item to any free area on the screen. To move the item to a different Home screen, drag it to the side of the screen, the Home screen will switch to the screen in that direction. Release the item when it is positioned correctly. To remove an item from the Home screen, tap and hold the item until the trash icon appears in the top-right corner of the screen. Simply drag the item to the trash icon. The Home screen 17

****** Page 18 ****** Adding shortcuts from the Application menu You can add shortcuts to the Home screen directly from the Application menu. Open the Application menu then tap and hold an icon until an image of the Home screens appears. Drag the icon to a Home screen to create a shortcut. e. The onscreen keyboard When you tap a text box to enter text, an onscreen keyboard will appear. Simply tap on keys to enter text. Tab ?123 p Tap the ? 123 button to see numbers and special characters, and then tap the More key to see more options. Tap and hold a key to select alternative characters (if available), such as letters with accents. The layout of the keyboard varies slightly, depending on the application and information that is required. Changing Android keyboard settings To use a different keyboard language or change settings, tap the Input options key, then select either Input languages or Android keyboard settings. These settings include Auto-correction, keyboard sounds and vibration. 18

****** Page 19 ****** Predictive text or auto correction The Android keyboard can provide predictive text input. As you tap the letters of a word, a selection of words are displayed that continue the sequence of letters tapped, or are a close match allowing for errors. The word list changes after every key press. If the word you need is displayed, you can tap on it to insert it into your text. To turn predictive text on or off with the Android keyboard, tap the Input options key, and then Android keyboard settings. Tap Auto correction or Show correction suggestions and select one of the options. Changing the keyboard To use a different keyboard type, tap the Keyboard status icon; this will open a menu listing the text input methods available on your tablet. Tap your preferred input method. Typically three options are available: two types of Android Keyboard (keyboard and voice) and XT9 Text Input. XT9 Text Input The XT9 keyboard provides an alternative to the standard Android keyboard. q t Y h i j k p I z Tap the ? 123 button to see numbers and special characters, and then tap the ALT key to see more options. Tap and hold a key to select alternative characters (if available), such as letters with accents. Additional keys vary depending on the type of text you enter, e.g. a key to add a smiley is available when typing a text message. Like other keys, tap and hold to see if additional options are available. Text assistance The standard X T 9 keyboard has various features that assist you to enter correct text. To use these features, tap the Keyboard status icon; this will open a menu listing the text input methods available on your tablet. Tap the settings icon next to the XT9 Text Input entry. The onscreen keyboard 19

****** Page 20 ****** Function Languages and settings Preferences Description Set the languages that will be available. If you have selected more than one language, tap the globe in the text prediction bar to cycle through the languages. Tap and hold the globe to see a list of selected languages. Change your text input preferences. Editing text You can select and edit text in certain applications, such as text you have entered in a text field. Selected text can be cut or copied and later pasted within the same application, or to a different application. Note: Certain applications may not support text selection, or only support it in certain areas. Other applications may offer specialized commands to select text. Selecting text To select text that you want to cut, copy, delete or replace: 1. Tap the text you want to select. If you can select this text, a cursor is inserted below the text. acer computer* Note: The cursor indicates where text you type or paste will be inserted. 2. Tap and hold the text or word you want to select. The selected text is highlighted, with a tab at each end of the selection. X Done Text selectitY1 acer Select all X Cut •copy Paste 3. Drag either tab to expand or reduce the amount of selected text, or tap Select all. 4. To cut or copy the text, tap the Cut or Copy button. Inserting text To type new text or add text that you have copied 20

****** Page 21 ****** 1. Tap the text you want to select. If you can select this text, a cursor is inserted below the text. acer computer* Note: The cursor indicates where text you type or paste will be inserted. 2. If the cusor is not in the desired position, simply drag it to the correct position. If you previously copied (see below) text, a Paste button appears briefly above the cursor. Tap the button to paste the text. acer computer* @ Paste 3. Modify the text: Type, paste or delete text. 4. Tap Enter on the keyboard, or tap the Close Keyboard button. Editing text 21

****** Page 22 ****** Connecting devices to your tablet Connecting to AC power See “Charging your tablet” on page 9. Inserting a microSD card (optional) You may install a microSD card to expand your device’s storage space. Note: Your tablet only supports microSD cards that use the FAT or FAT 32 file system. 1. Open the card slot cover. 2. Insert the microSD card as shown. Ensure that the microSD card is inserted all the way into the card slot. 3. Replace the card slot cover. Check card capacity in the External SD card section of Apps > Settings > Storage. Transferring files between a microSD card and your PC Remove the card from the tablet and use a card reader or USB adapter to access the card as an external storage device. Note: Check your tablet is not using the microSD card before removing it from the tablet. Take care when removing the card, the slot is spring- loaded. Connecting to a PC as a USB storage device Download and install the latest USB driver on your computer before connecting your tablet to the computer. Visit acer.com for the latest drivers: Select Support, Download, Tablet. Select your tablet model, and then the Driver tab, select USB and accept the download. 22

****** Page 23 ****** This allows you to transfer your personal data to or from your PC, using your PC’s file explorer. Plug the micro USB connector to your tablet, and plug the other end of the USB cable into a USB port on your PC. After a short delay, your tablet’s internal memory will be visible as an external drive in your PC’s file explorer. Connecting a USB device to your tablet USB devices are supported, such as a keyboard or USB storage device, through the Host USB port. As most USB keyboards are designed for desktop computers and operating systems, some keys may not function. Accessing files on a USB storage device Note: Your tablet only supports USB storage devices that use the FAT or FAT 32 file system. You can access media files (photos, music and video) on USB storage devices with your tablet’s multimedia apps. Caution: Before removing USB storage, make sure your device is not using data on the USB storage device. Note: Please check for updates to the tablet’s software that may add support for additional USB devices. See “Updating your tablet’s operating system” on page 56. Connecting a Bluetooth device Only A2DP stereo headsets (without microphone) are supported. Please check for updates to the tablet’s software which may add support for additional Bluetooth devices. For Bluetooth settings, tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks > Bluetooth settings. Connecting a USB device to your tablet 23

****** Page 24 ****** Tap Find nearby devices to scan for available devices. Note: Please check for updates to the tablet’s software that may add support for additional Bluetooth devices. See “Updating your tablet’s operating system” on page 56. Connecting to a television with HDMI Connect an HDM/ micro (Type D) cable to your tablet then plug the other end of the cable into a TV or monitor with an HDMI port. Hornl Connecting to the dock (optional) The optional dock holds your tablet and allows you to easily charge the battery with a single connection. The dock provides extra ports that replace your tablet’s built-in ports while it is docked. Please check the dock’s specifications for the exact features provided. 24

****** Page 25 ****** Using the AT&T Mobile Broadband Network How to Connect to the AT&T Mobile Broadband Network If your AT&T Mobile Broadband service was activated when you bought your tablet, you’ll enjoy network connectivity as soon as you turn your tablet on. If your AT&T service was not activated at the time of purchase, follow the instructions below to connect. Tip: Your tablet includes unlimited Wi-Fi usage on the AT&T Wi-Fi Hotspot network. Free Wi-Fi hotspot requires an active, unexpired DataConnect Plan for Tablets. Access includes AT&T Wi-Fi Basic. Wi-Fi enabled device required. Other restrictions apply. See attwifi.com for details and locations. 1. To select and activate your DataConnect Pass Plan for Tablets, tap Activate in the AT&T widget on your home screen. Click activate to select plan at&t Activate 2. Once connected to the secure website, select your preferred DataConnect Pass Plan for Tablets and activate your service. You will need a debit or credit card to activate service. 3. You will receive a text message or email confirming your service has started. The time/data plan you purchased starts counting down immediately after activation. at&t 23 days left 00 28.7 MB Adjusting connection settings Open the Application menu and tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks to manage your connection settings. Note: If you need to turn the data network on or off see “Putting your tablet in Airplane mode” on page 53 and “Activating or deactivating connections” on page 53. How to Connect to the AT&T Mobile Broadband Network 25

****** Page 26 ****** Mobile Internet settings Tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile networks to adjust your network settings. You can turn data connection on or off when roaming, specify a network operator and define access point names. Disable data when roaming You can prevent your tablet from transmitting data over other carriers’ mobile networks when you are traveling and leave an area that is covered by your carrier’s networks. This is useful for controlling expenses if your mobile data contract doesn’t include data roaming. 1. Tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile networks. 2. Tap Data roaming to disable it (remove the green tick). 26

****** Page 27 ****** Going online Managing Wi-Fi connections If you did not connect to a Wi-Fi network when you first started your tablet, or want to connect to a new network, tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks > Wi-Fi settings to manage your connection settings. Alternatively, tap the Wi-Fi status icon in the bottom-right corner of the screen. If Wi-Fi is not on, tap Turn on Wi-Fi, and wait for your tablet to detect nearby networks. Tap the name of your network and enter a security password, if needed. Browsing the Internet In order to browse the Internet with your tablet, you must be connected to a network with a connection to the Internet. Using the browser To start browsing, tap a bookmark from the bookmark widget on the Home screen, or open the Application menu and select Browser. To enter a website address, tap the address box at the top of the page. Enter the address using the keyboard and tap Enter or the Go arrow. To view your browsing history, bookmarks or frequently visited sites, open the browser then tap the bookmark icon in the top-right corner. X Hune I A,cer C w.w.google.com/ Web Images Videos Maps News Shopping Gmail more • Google Advertising Programs Business Solutiorts About Google prwa.t•y Managing Wi-Fi connections language 27

****** Page 28 ****** You may open multiple tabs. When a page is open, press the small tab with a plus sign. Simply tap one of the tabs across the top of the screen to switch pages. Google New tab Pinch to zoom in or out of pages. Tap and hold an item on a page to open a contextual menu. Voice Search With voice actions, you can send emails, find directions to locations, search the Internet and even send a note to yourself using your voice. Tap the microphone on the Home screen or open Voice Search from the applications tab. When the Speak now prompt is displayed, state your command or query. Speak now Help Cancel Note: Voice Search is available only in selected regions. Setting up Gmail (Google mail) 1. Make sure your tablet is connected to the Internet. 2. From the Applications menu tap Gmail. If you did not enter a Gmail account address and password when you first started your tablet, follow the instructions. Note: You need to activate a Google account before you can use Gmail. Composing an email Make sure your tablet is connected to the Internet. 1. Open the application menu and tap Gmail. 2. Press the Menu button and then tap Compose. 3. Enter the recipient’s email address, the subject and message. 4. 5. When you are finished composing your message, tap Send. 28

****** Page 29 ****** Setting up the Email application The Email application enables you to access email from most popular email providers. Most accounts can be set up in two steps. Open the application menu and then tap Email to start setting up your email access. If necessary, enter your email address and tap Manual setup to enter the parameters manually. Tap Next to finish the setup process. The combined inbox feature of your tablet allows you to view emails from multiple accounts in a single inbox. Online applications Your tablet provides a variety of preinstalled applications. Many of these require some form of Internet access. These applications may include: Acer Sync: Sync your data between your tablet, your computer and the Google servers. SocialJogger: View updates to your social networks in one location. Maps: Get easy-to-follow directions using Google Maps. Talk*: Chat with your friends, with text, sound and video. Navigation*: Turn-by-turn navigation with live traffic, multiple visible layers and text-to-speech take you where you want to go. Latitude: View where your friends are on Google Maps. Places: View places of interest and local businesses on Google Maps. YouTube*: View the most viewed and most discussed video clips on YouTube. LumiRead: Download books from featured bookstores, and setup convenient links to your favorite ebook sites. MusicA: Let your tablet listen to music and access the MusicA database to find the track name and artist. * Note: Applications installed may vary according to your region. SocialJoæer Setting up the Email application 29

****** Page 30 ****** SocialJogger SocialJogger combines your social network updates in one location, allowing you to quickly follow what your friends are doing across several platforms. From the application menu, tap SocialJogger to launch the program. Select Sign in to enter your account information. When you are finished press Start. Slide the disc, located on the right, up and down to cycle through the status updates. Tap on a status to view more details and make a comment. Tap the left and right arrows, located on the top, to cycle between the categories: My Page, Photos, Link and any added pages. Tap the Menu button to access account settings, refresh the page, auto play, and add or remove custom pages. Adobe Flash Player Adobe Flash Player is not installed on your tablet. If you want to use Flash content on in your browser, you can visit the Android Market (see below) to easily download and install Adobe Flash Player. Android Market Note: The Android Market may not be available in all countries and regions. Note: You must activate a Google account before using the Android Market. Tap Market from the home screen or application menu to open the Android Market. Here you can obtain a variety of add-on programs and applications to enhance the functionality of your tablet. You may also browse for books that you may read with LumiRead or another reader application. The first time you access the Android Market, you must read and accept the Terms of Service. 30

****** Page 31 ****** You can browse the market by category or tap the search icon to search for a specific application. Android Apps D081e earth PowerAMP Full Ver… ve umned’ 3.03 titanium Backup search Market Root Explorer (File softworr Fruit Ninja Flash Player 10.3 My apps CATEGORIES Robo Defense softw.ye Google Maps JIU. • • • • • • GAMES BOOKS RtftRENCt COMICS COMMUNICATION EDUCATION ENTERTAINMENT Once you have selected an application, tap the DOWNLOAD button to download and install the application. You will be told which services (contact information, wireless access, GPS, etc.) the application requires access in order to function correctly. If none of these services seem unusual, tap 0K to proceed with the installation. Google Body 10.000 MORE GOOGLE INC. Google Maps Google Earth ‘6 Search Market DESCRIPTION My apps anatomical layers, zcnom in. and navigate to parts that intetest you. Click to identify anatomy, or search far muscles, organs, hones and more. A male model is coming soon. SCREENS You may keep track of the download progress from the status area. Important: Some applications may require payment before you can download them. You will need to have a Google Checkout account in order to pay for these applications. Online applications 31

****** Page 32 ****** Using downloaded applications Once you’ve downloaded and installed an application, you may find it in the My apps or All sections of the Application menu. Certain applications also provide widgets, or only provide a widget (with no application icon). Widgets can be found in the Widget section when personalizing your Home screen. See “Personalizing the Home screen” on page 16. Uninstalling downloaded applications Once you’ve downloaded and installed an application, you may uninstall the application by pressing and holding the application icon and dragging it to the trash can located on the top-right corner of the screen. Alternatively, you can go to Settings from the application menu and select Applications > Manage applications. Tap the application you wish to uninstall, tap Uninstall and confirm the uninstall. Google Talk Note: Google Talk may not be available in all countries and regions. Note: You need to activate a Google account before you can use Google Talk. Tap Talk from application menu to open Google Talk. Here you can see a list of your contacts connected to Google Talk services. Tap on a contact to open a chat session. After you have connected, you can open a video chat session. Away since 10228AM Avaiahle videu and vuice Use the front-facing camera so the person you call can see you while you can see them on the screen; hold your tablet in portrait mode to improve the camera position. 32

****** Page 33 ****** Acer content folders Your tablet includes content folders that allow you to easily organize and access your favorite applications. Choose one of the four categories on the Home screen or application menu: eReading, Games, Multimedia or Social. 08 36 Friday. April 1 Lili Apps + Google 8. Tap the shortcut to open a screen containing applications from that category. Using the content folders Each category already contains shortcuts to essential applications. Simply tap a shortcut to open the application. The shelves along the bottom of the screen may contain links to portals that allow you to download related applications from trustworthy publishers. Using the content folders 33

****** Page 34 ****** Selecting a content folder The folder shortcuts on the home screen or Application menu give you direct access to any of the four categories. If you have opened a category, you can easily change category by swiping the screen to the left or right. Adding You can add applications to any content folder. Tap the Plus sign in the top right corner and select one or more applications from the list. Tap 0K to add shortcuts for the selected applications. Ate r Regi stration 0K Games Cancel You may view up to twenty shortcuts on a single screen. If you add more than twenty shortcuts, swipe the screen up to see additional shortcuts. Moving or removing Tap and hold an item to select it. Drag it to an new position to change the order, or to the trash can in the top right corner to remove the shortcut from the screen. iii Calculaor Note: Certain preloaded applications may not be removed. 34

****** Page 35 ****** Playing music and video Multimedia playback Your tablet comes supplied with a variety of programs that you can use to enjoy multimedia content. Music Use Music to listen to music and other audio files that you download or copy from your computer. Tap Apps > Music to open the application. N*'” and recent 11 Tap the Shuffle All cover to play a random selection, or swipe through the albums and tap to view a list of tracks. Tap the play symbol or a track to start playback. Tap the Music icon to return to the previous view. To change how your music is displayed, tap the arrow next to New and recent. New and recent New and recent Albums Artists Songs Playlists Genres Multimedia playback 35

****** Page 36 ****** Depending on your selection, your music library is displayed as a grid of album covers or a list of tracks. Note: You can return to the Home page while playing music; a Music icon is displayed with the notification icons. Tap this icon to control playback. Acer clear.fi With Acer clear.fi, you can browse and stream remote multimedia content from, or to, other devices with Acer clear.fi installed. Note: All devices must be connected to the same network. Note: When using an external USB storage device to access media files, the device may not be recognized for a few minutes. Tap clear.fi. Apps Google 08 36 Friday. Apri129 Acer c/eanfiwill automatically detect devices that are connected to the network and are also running Acer clear.fi. These devices are displayed at the bottom of the screen, with your tablet as the default device. Tap any of the connected devices and then tap Photo, Video, or Music to browse media files on that connected device. 36

****** Page 37 ****** Ater ASWPhotOWbum There is 00 content available, Drag the bar on left side for more viewing options. clear.fi photos Tap the photo album to view the thumbnails. Tap and hold an album or photo thumbnail to view the menu panel. You can view photos found on any of the connected devices and save them. Tap and hold a photo thumbnail, then tap and hold any of the connected devices showing an arrow. Select Play or Save. To upload a photo to Facebook, or Flickr via Acer Photo Uploader, or to paired devices using Bluetooth, tap and hold a photo thumbnail, then tap Share. clear.fi videos Tap a folder under Collection to view the thumbnails. Tap and hold a folder or video thumbnail to view the menu panel. There Is no content available. Search You can play videos found on any of the connected devices and save them. Tap and hold a video thumbnail, then tap and hold any of the connected devices showing an arrow. Select Play or Save. Multimedia playback 37

****** Page 38 ****** Note: The Acer clear.fi video player only plays MP4 files. Please check for updates to the tablet’s software which may add support for other types of video. See “Updating your tablet’s operating system” on page 56. To send video files, for example, to paired devices using Bluetooth or to YouTube, tap and hold a photo thumbnail, then tap Share. clear.fi music Tap a folder to list the audio files. Tap and hold a folder or audio file to view the menu panel. bum Artist Genre Search You can listen to any audio file found on any of the connected devices and save them. Tap and hold an audio thumbnail, then tap and hold any of the connected device showing an arrow. Select Play or Save. To send audio files as an email attachment using Google Mail, or to paired devices using Bluetooth, tap and hold a photo thumbnail, then tap Share. 38

****** Page 39 ****** nemoPlayer Open nemoPlayer from the Application menu to play media you have stored on your tablet. nemoPlayer enables you to listen to music, view video clips and pictures in all the formats supported by your tablet. See “Multimedia” on page 62. Media server Your tablet can act as a digital media server using UPnP technology. This means that you can use it to send media content to other UPnP-enabled home entertainment devices that are connected to a home wireless network. To set up the media server, open the application menu and tap Media server. You will need to enable Share contents before you can start using the service. You may select to share Video, Photo or Music. Tap a category to control which files are shared. Dolby Mobile To access Dolby Mobile settings go to the application menu and tap Settings > Dolby Mobile. Here you can switch Dolby Mobile on or off, set Treble, Natural Bass, Music EQ and Video EQ. Media server 39

****** Page 40 ****** Managing contacts Your tablet features an address book that allows you to save contacts to the internal memory or your Google account. Tap Contacts from the application menu to view your contacts. If you don’t have any contacts stored on your tablet, you can sync with your Google account contacts, import contacts from a contact data file (vCard or csv) or add a new contact. F.nd contacts All contacts 21 8 contacts Fisher Backy New Address event Alice +88 +88 6 26±3131 Alice@ike cc«n Alice@acer.can Alice@hotmail cun afice@hotrnaWæn 333 San Cartos Street Sute 150) San Jose- CA 95110 5/04/1974 12.829/1998 If you have activated a Google account that includes contacts, your contacts will be synchronized automatically. See “Synchronization” on page 54. Importing contacts Tap the Menu button and select Import/Export. Tap the option that describes where your contacts are stored. When the contacts are found, confirm to import the contacts in a new group. Adding a new contact Tap New to add a new contact. You will be asked which account you want to use to store the contact. If you select the name of your tablet it will be stored in the tablet’s internal memory, and not synchonized with other accounts. Iconia Tab Ionia Tab acer@gmail.com Google 40 New

****** Page 41 ****** You may now edit the new contact entry. Editing a contact If you have opened an new or existing contact you can enter information about the contact: New contact Organltatton Add ress tvent Dene Cancel Google contact Name Company Title Phone Email Address Notes Website B.rthday Add another field Simply tap on a box and type the appropriate information. Click on the arrow next to the name entry to see options, such as adding a name prefix or phonetic name. To enter multiple entries, such as separate entries for mobile and home phone numbers, tap the plus sign to create a second entry. Tap the minus sign to remove an entry. Tap Add another field for more categories. To assign an image to your contact, tap the silhouette and select an image from your tablet’s picture gallery (select Gallery if requested). You may also take and crop a new photo. Tap Done to finish and save the contact. Tip: Set each phone number to match the type of network as this can determine some functions, i.e. certain applications only recognise ‘Mobile’ numbers as they require a function only available on a mobile network. Opening a contact To see the information stored for a contact, tap on the contact’s name in the list on the left. 41

****** Page 42 ****** Tap on an entry (such as an email address) to open the application linked to that type of entry. For example, tap an email address to open the Gmail application. To add or change information, tap the pencil icon. Tap Done to save changes, or Cancel to discard them. Starred contacts You may quickly access your favorite contacts by adding a star. First open the contact, then tap the star next to the contact’s name. Tap All contacts and select Starred to see only your favorite contacts. Editing a contact on your computer If you have synchronized your Google account and contacts, you can use your computer to access and edit your contact list. Open the Internet browser on your computer and go to contacts.google.com. Sign in to your account then select and edit contacts from the list; the next time your tablet synchronizes with your computer, these changes will also be made to your tablet’s contact I ist. Warning: Back up your contacts before making any changes. Tap the Menu button and select Import/Export. You may then Export your contact list to your tablet’s internal memory, or other options depending on installed applications. 42

****** Page 43 ****** Using the camera Your tablet features two cameras: a 5 megapixel digital camera and flash mounted on the rear and a 2-megapixel digital camera mounted on the front. This section will take you through all the steps in taking photos and videos with your tablet. Note: It is recommended that you insert a microSD card into the microSD slot before using the camera. Please note you can only save photos and videos to internal memory or a microSD card, not an external USB storage device. Tip: The recommended use for the front-facing camera is for video chat. Use the camera so the person you call can see you while you can see them on the screen. Normally, the video chat software you are using will provide controls for switching between the front and rear facing cameras. To activate the camera, open the application menu and tap Camera. Camera icons and indicators 00 4 Note: Not all controls are available when using the front-facing camera. In the camera window, the controls on the right allow you to zoom, change settings, switch between internal and SD card memory, switch between the front and rear camera, or select camera or camcorder. After you have taken a photo, a thumbnail in the bottom-left allows you to view the gallery of pictures or videos. Camera icons and indicators 43

****** Page 44 ****** Icon Description Zoom out You may only zoom out after you have zoomed in. Zoom in Crop and enlarge the center of the screen. When using zoom, the image on the screen does not represent the quality of the final image. Take photo After taking a photo, tap the thumbnail in the bottom-left corner to view the photo in the Gallery. Flash mode Choose when to use the flash: Auto, On or Off White balance Change the color balance to match the lighting: Auto, Incandescent, Daylight or Fluorescent. Color effect Choose an effect to change the colors in your photos: None, Mono, Sepia, Negative, Solarize or Posterize. Scene mode Choose a mode to match the type of scene to capture: Auto, Action, Portrait, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Theatre, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Steady photo, Fireworks. Camera settings Activate or change special settings: Store location, Focus mode, Exposure, Picture size, Picture quality, Restore defaults. Switch camera Switch between the rear and front cameras. Camcorder mode Switches to the camcorder (video recorder). Camera mode Switches to the camera. Internal memory Saves photos to the tablet’s internal memory (this is the default). Memory card Saves photos to the memory card in the microSD card slot (only available if a microSD card has been inserted). Taking a photo 1. Ensure the options described above are set to your preferences. 2. Frame your subject and steady your tablet. 44

****** Page 45 ****** 3. Zoom in or out as needed. Note: When using zoom, the image on the screen does not represent the quality of the final image. 4. Tap the camera icon to take the photo. After taking a photo, tap the thumbnail in the bottom-left corner to view the photo in the Gallery. Shooting a video Note: Not all controls are available when using the front-facing camera. Tap the camcorder icon to switch to camcorder mode. Most camcorder settings are the same as the camera settings; if a setting is not described below, then check the camera description. Icon Description Start / stop recording Flash mode Turns the flash on or off. Video quality Choose the quality (resolution) of the video: High, Low, YouTube. Note: YouTube uses the High quality setting, but is limited to 15 minutes. Time lapse interval Shoot a slow motion ‘time lapse’ video, set the interval between single frames in this menu. 1. Ensure the options described above are set to your preferences. 2. Frame your subject and steady your tablet and zoom in or out as needed. 3. Tap the record icon to begin recording. 4. Tap the record icon down fully to stop recording. Shooting a video 45

****** Page 46 ****** Note: Zoom is only available in certain resolutions. Supported formats Type Image Video Audio Formats JPEG H.264BP AAC-LC Viewing photos and videos After you have taken your photo or video, it is automatically saved; normally to internal memory. After taking a photo or video, you can view it in the Gallery by tapping the thumbnail in the bottom-left corner of the screen. Alternatively, open the application menu and tap Gallery, then Camera. Select the photo or video you want to view (videos are marked with a small play symbol). From the Gallery you can share the file directly using various services. Tap Menu and then Share. Note: Share options vary depending on the file type. 46

****** Page 47 ****** Reading an eBook or pdf LumiRead The LumiRead application allows you to purchase, store and read books on your tablet. Tap the LumiRead shortcut in the Application menu, or the eReading content folder, to open the LumiRead application. The bookshelves All the books available on your tablet are shown on the bookshelves. Recent Favorites IA Lu•rnjaead PDF If you have many books swipe the screen up or down to display more titles. Note: To add books to the bookshelves, see “Adding books to your tablet” on page 49. Tool bar The tool bar is at the top of the screen. Ill Ll.-rmjAead This area displays icons that allow you to look for new books or change how books are displayed. Icon Item Description Shopping cart Opens the Bookstore page, where you can choose Search Sort by LumiRead where to purchase books. Searches the Internet or your books for text. Changes how books are organized on the bookshelves. 47

****** Page 48 ****** Icon Item Display Settings Description Changes how the books are shown. Opens settings to manage folders, register an Adobe ID, change the theme or edit tags. Recently read The first shelf (at the top) displays books you have recently read. This list will change to reflect your activity. Favorites / tags As you add books to your tablet, you may find it difficult to find the book you need. You may either search for a specific title or author, add books to your Favorites, or choose only to display books with a certain tag, to reduce the number of books displayed at one time. Normally All books are displayed, but you can select a tag (All, Favorites, PDF or a tag you have created). While a tag is selected, only books with that tag will be displayed. Tap (+) create new tags, or tap the Settings icon and select Tags to create, rename or delete tags. Adding a tag To add a tag, tap and hold a book, then drag it to one of the tags shown at the top of the screen. Drag the book to the (+) to create a new tag. Removing a tag To remove a tag from a book, tap the name of the tag at the top of the screen, so that only books with that tag are displayed. Tap and hold the book, then drag it to the remove tag icon. Dictionary The Dictionary allows you to check the definitions of words. Open the dictionary and type the word you want to check, then tap Search Dictionary. Note: Internet access is required to search the dictionary as definitions are retrieved from the Google dictionary service. Reading eBooks on your tablet Your tablet is able to display ePub and pdf books. Most eBook sites provide files in these formats. Warning: Certain vendors may use copyright protection systems that cannot be opened by your tablet. Please check which DRM (Digital Rights 48

****** Page 49 ****** Management) system is used. LumiRead supports books protected with Adobe ID. In order to read certain books, you must activate your tablet with an Adobe ID. See “Your Adobe ID” on page 51. Opening a book All books stored on your tablet may be seen on the shelves on the main screen. If you have many books, swipe the bookshelves up to see them. Simply tap a book to open it. Rotate your tablet to the best angle to read the book. Reading a book Simply swipe across a page to change the page. More options, such as searching the book, changing text size or marking sections for future reference (Bookmarksor H/gh/ights) are available: either tap the page or the settings icon. Highlighting text and adding a note Quickly tap twice on a word to highlight it, then tap a second word to highlight a section of text between the selected words. Tap the Highlight icon and add a note if desired; tap Save to highlight the selected section. Note: You can also tap twice on a word to search for it in the dictionary, or on the Internet. Jumping to Contents, Bookmarks or Highlights You may jump directly selected sections in a book; tap the page or the settings icon, and select Contents. Select Contents, Bookmarks or Highlights, then tap on an entry to jump directly to that item in the book. Taking a snapshot You can take a ‘snapshot’ of a page and save it as an image for future reference. Tap the settings icon at the bottom of the screen and select Snapshot. An image of the page will be saved to the LumiBooks/ clipbook folder in your tablet’s internal memory. Adding books to your tablet You may either add books that you already own, or download new books directly to your tablet. Books you download (see “Shopping” on page 50) will be automatically added to the bookshelves. To add books to your tablet’s internal memory or to a microSD card, copy the books to the LumiBooks folder, see “Transferring files between a microSD card LumiRead 49

****** Page 50 ****** and your PC” on page 22 or “Connecting to a PC as a USB storage device” on page 22. Note: Connect your tablet to a computer and add books to the LumiBooks folder on your tablet’s internal memory or microSD card to see them on the LumiRead bookshelves. Instead of using the LumiBooks folder, you may add your own book folders, and have any contents displayed on the Lumiread bookshelves. Tap the settings icon and select Manage my book folders. You will see a list of folders that are displayed in on the bookshelves. Note: Folders that begin /mnt/sdcard/ are on your tablet’s internal memory. Folders that begin /mnt/external_sd/ are on the microSD card. Tap Add Book Folder, look for the folder in the list and tap the circle on the right to select it; tap on a folder name to see sub-folders. When you have selected all the folders you want to add, tap Add. After a short delay books in the selected folders will be added to the bookshelves. To remove a folder, tap and hold the folder name in the Manage my book folders list, and select Remove Book Folder, then Yes. Shopping Tap the shopping cart and select your region to see a featured bookstore. On the right, additional bookstores are listed. Tap the plus sign add links to your favorite sites. FEATURED BOOKSTORE libri.de BOOKSTORE MY BOOKSTORE & odboo*s topurth..a•• boou. goo need a web and •nth your Ad0be lb. Current bookstore region: Add your favorite online book source here Note: You must create a customer account before purchasing items from the featured bookstore. 50

****** Page 51 ****** Your Adobe ID Some books available for purchase are protected with Adobe DRM (Digital Rights Management). Before you can read them, you must enter an Adobe ID to activate your tablet. Only one activation is required, as it covers all purchases. If you already have an Adobe ID, you may use this to activate your tablet. To create an Adobe ID: 1. Open LumiRead. 2. Tap the Settings button. 3. Tap Register Adobe ID. 4. Tap Create an Adobe Account. 5. Enter the information requested to create login information for your account. Note: The email address you enter will be your Adobe ID. Make sure you remember your password. 6. Select Continue. Your Adobe ID is now registered. Entering your Adobe ID To register your tablet, follow these steps: 1. Open LumiRead. 2. Tap the Settings button 3. Select Device activation. Activate Your Device To and read the purchased protected by DRM technology. you have to actuate your device with your ID am:’ passw•cwd, You only need to activate your once, Adobe Io: Password: Activate Create Adobe JO Cancel 4. Enter the email address and password used to create your Adobe ID. 5. Finally tap Activate. You may now read books protected with Adobe DRM. LumiRead 51

****** Page 52 ****** Advanced settings Access Settings from the Application menu. Tap Apps, then Settings. sett•ngs Wireless networks Sound sea.Jtity Applications Language input Accessibility @ Date a titre @ About tablet Sound Airplane Wi-Fi settings Bluetooth settings Tethering portable hotspot Share data via USB as a p:etzbie ‘WF’ VPN setting; Mobile networks Set Adjust the volume of your tablet using the volume buttons on the side of the tablet. Alternatively, you can adjust your tablet sound settings by tapping Apps > Settings > Sound. Item Vibrate Volume Notification ringtone Audible selection Screen lock sounds Haptic feedback Screen Description Sets vibration options. Sets volume for Media, Alarm, and Notifications. Sets a ringtone for Notifications. Plays a sound whenever a screen selection is made. Plays a sound when locking and unlocking the screen. Vibrates when pressing soft keys and on certain Ul interactions. You can adjust your tablet screen settings by tapping Apps > Settings > Screen. Item Brightness Animation Timeout 52 Description Adjusts screen brightness. Enables window animations. Sets a delay before the screen will be turned off.

****** Page 53 ****** Putting your tablet in Airplane mode You can enter Airplane mode (also known as flight mode) to turn off network and Bluetooth functions and use your tablet during a flight. Check with your airline to make sure this is permitted onboard. Switch your tablet off during takeoff and landing as it may interfere with aircraft electronic systems. Note: When Airplane mode is active, the icon is displayed in the status a rea. Turn Airplane mode on or off by tapping Settings > Wireless & Networks > Airplane mode. Activating or deactivating connections Open the Application menu and tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks to manage your connection settings. Each connection will have a green check when turned on. Alternatively, you can tap on the right side of the status bar to manage connection settings. Adjusting connection settings This section will show you how to adjust detailed settings for your data, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections. Item Airplane mode Wi-Fi Wi-Fi settings Bluetooth Bluetooth settings VPN settings Mobile networks Description Disables all wireless connections so you can safely use this device onboard an aircraft. Turns the Wi-Fi function on or off. Sets up and manages your wireless access points. Turns the Bluetooth function on or off. Manages your Bluetooth connections, sets a device name and discoverability. Sets up and manages Virtual Private Networks. Sets your options for connecting to mobile networks. Adjusting Bluetooth settings You can use Bluetooth to exchange information between your tablet and other mobile devices. Bluetooth connections For all Bluetooth settings, tap Apps > Settings > Wireless & networks > Bluetooth settings. Here you can switch Bluetooth on or off, set a device name and discoverability. Tap Find nearby devices to scan for available devices. Putting your tablet in Airplane mode 53

****** Page 54 ****** To connect to a device, tap the device in the list of available devices. You may be asked to enter a PIN on both devices to establish the connection. Note: Only A2DP stereo headsets (without microphone) are supported. Please check for updates to the tablet’s software which may add support for additional Bluetooth devices. Connecting to a PC If you wish to transfer information between your tablet and your computer, you can connect your tablet to a PC using the supplied USB cable. Plug the USB sync cable into the micro USB port on your tablet. Plug the USB client connector into an available USB port on your computer. Note: You may need to install drivers on your computer before your tablet can be used with your computer. You will now be able to see your tablet’s internal memory as a drive in your computer’s file explorer. Synchronization You can configure synchronization options for many applications on your tablet. You can also configure what types of data you synchronize for each account. Some applications, such as Contacts, Gmail, and Calendar, can sync data from multiple accounts. Others sync data only from the first Google Account you sign in to on your tablet, or from an account associated specifically with that application. For some applications, such as Contacts or Calendar, all changes that you make on your tablet are made to the synchronised copy on the Internet. Other applications only copy information from account on the Internet; the information on your tablet cannot be changed directly, you must change the information stored in the Internet account. Tap Apps > Settings > Accounts & sync to access the synchronization settings. To manage synchronization of individual accounts, tap an account name. Some applications, such as Gmail and Calendar, have their own synchronization settings. Open the application and tap the Menu button (four bars) and then tap Accounts. Auto-sync To have your tablet auto-sync, make sure Background data and Auto-sync are enabled. • If Background data is enabled, applications can transmit and receive data when you are not using them. 54

****** Page 55 ****** • If Auto sync is enabled, all changes are automatically transferred between your tablet and Internet accounts. Acer Sync Acer Sync allows you to easily synchronize your contacts, calendar, photos and videos between your tablet, PC and corresponding Google services. You must install the Acer Sync program on your computer; download and install Acer Sync and Acer PIM for the PC from the acer.com website. Multiple Google accounts If you have multiple Google accounts, such as separate accounts for personal and business contacts, you can access and synchonize them from the Accounts settings section. Tap Apps > Settings > Accounts & sync. Tap Add account in the top-right corner and select Google. Setting the date and time To set the date and time, tap Apps > Settings > Date & time. Tip: If you travel frequently or live in an area that uses daylight saving time, and have mobile network access, activate Automatic date & time from this menu. Your tablet will set the date and time based on information it receives from the network. Setting alarms There are two predefined alarms on your tablet by default. To add or edit alarm settings, tap Clock in the application menu and tap Set alarm. Tap Add alarm to create a new alarm, or tap the check box next to a preset alarm to turn it on or off. Tap a preset alarm to edit it. You can: • Turn the alarm on or off. • Set the alarm time. • Set which days to repeat the alarm. • Set a ringtone. • Enable or disable vibrate. • Give it a label (i.e., a name). Changing language and text options Set your location and language input preferences by opening the application menu and going to Apps > Settings > Language & input. Managing applications You can allow programs from Unknown sources to be installed and Manage applications. Setting the date and time 55

****** Page 56 ****** Closing an application To close an active application, go to Settings > Applications > Manage applications. Tap the Running tab, then tap the program you wish to close. Select Force stop to close the program. Uninstalling an application You can remove programs installed on your tablet to free up extra storage memory. Tap and hold a program icon from the application menu and drag it into the Uninstall area in the top-right corner. Note: You cannot uninstall applications that were pre-loaded on your tablet. Alternatively, you can go to Apps > Settings and select Applications > Manage applications. Tap the application you wish to uninstall, tap Uninstall and confirm the uninstall. Warning! You should only remove programs if you are familiar with the Android operating system. Updating your tablet’s operating system Your tablet can download and install system updates, adding support for new devices or expanding software options. To check for updates, tap Apps > Settings > About tablet > System update > Check now. Note: Downloading new firmware can take up to 40 minutes, depending on your network speed. Resetting your tablet You may have to perform a reset if your tablet fails to respond when buttons are pressed or the screen is tapped. To reset your tablet use a small thin object (such as a paperclip) to press the recessed reset button. Clean boot A clean boot will restore your tablet to the factory settings. Warning! This will erase all your personal information, any contacts stored on your tablet and any programs you installed. 56

****** Page 57 ****** Open Settings from the application menu, then tap Privacy > Factory data reset; click Reset tablet and then Erase everything to format your tablet. If your tablet still does not respond, refer to “FAQ and troubleshooting” on page 58. Resetting your tablet 57

****** Page 58 ****** FAQ and troubleshooting Installing a SIM card Certain tablets include a SIM slot for Internet access. To take full advantage of your tablet’s Internet capabilities, you should install a SIM card with data subscription before turning on your tablet. 1. Turn off the tablet by pressing and holding the power button. 2. Insert the SIM card as shown. SIM card 3. Replace the card slot cover. III Note: Ensure that the SIM card is inserted all the way into the card slot. Caution: Turn off your tablet before installing or removing a SIM card. You may damage the card or your tablet if power it still on. SIM card lock Your tablet may come with a SIM card lock, i.e., you will only be able to use the SIM card provided by your network operator. To cancel the SIM lock, contact your network provider. Note: If you need to turn the 3G network on or off see “Putting your tablet in Airplane mode” on page 54 and “Activating or deactivating connections” on page 54. 58

****** Page 59 ****** Troubleshooting This section lists frequently asked questions that may arise during the use of your tablet, and gives easy answers and solutions to these questions. Aspect SIM card lock Audio Multimedia files System information and performance Power Stora ge Troubleshooting Question Whay can’t I use a different SIM card? Why is there no sound coming from the device? Why can’t I view my picture files? Why can’t I view my video files? Why can’t I play my music files? How do I check the OS version of my device? I couldn’t turn on the device. How do I check memory status? Answer Your tablet may come with a SIM card lock, i.e., you will only be able to use the SIM card provided by your network operator. To cancel the SIM lock, contact your network provider. If the headset is plugged into the device, the speaker is automatically shut off. Disconnect the headset. Check that the device volume setting is not muted. Check that the volume control is not at its lowest setting. You may be trying to view an image that is not supported. Refer to “Multimedia” on page 62 for more information. You may be trying to view a video that is not supported. Refer to “Multimedia” on page 62 for more information. You may be trying to play a file that is not supported. Refer to “Multimedia” on page 62 for more information. Tap Apps > Settings > About tablet to check the OS version (Kernel/build number) and other hardware and software information. The battery power may be depleted. Recharge the device. Refer to “Charging your tablet” on page 9 for more information. To check storage status, go to Settings > Storage. 59

****** Page 60 ****** Aspect Unlock pattern Heat Question I forgot my unlock pattern. The tablet heats up when charging or operating for a long period. Answer After a certain number of wrong entries, you will be presented with an option to reset your pattern. Tap Forgot pattern? and enter your Google account username and password. Note: You must have an active Google account on the tablet. Alternatively, you can clean boot the tablet and erase all data. See “Clean boot” on page 56. It is normal for the device to heat up when charging. When charging is complete, it will return to its normal temperature. It is also normal for the tablet to heat up during long periods of use, such as watching a video or playing a game. All Acer tablets are factory-tested before release. Other sources of help For information on: Up-to-date information regarding your tablet Service enquiries AT&T support AT&T 4G access AT&T Wi-Fi Basic Legal notices Refer to: acer.com support.acer.com att.com/esupport att.com/network attwifi.com AT&T Mobile Broadband Network The AT&T 4G broadband network (HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul) is available in limited areas. Availability is increasing with ongoing backhaul deployment. Note: 4G speeds delivered by HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul. Not available everywhere. Deployment ongoing. Compatible data plan required. Learn more at att.com/network. 60

****** Page 61 ****** Trademarks Music recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote Gracenote , Gracenote logo and logotype, and the “Powered by Gracenote” logo are either a registered trademark or a trademark of Gracenote, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. XT9 and the XT9 logo are registered trademarks of Nuance Communications, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States of America and/or other countries. AT&T and the AT&T logo are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners. Legal notices 61

****** Page 62 ****** Specifications Performance • NVIDIA @TegraTM 2 mobile processor • Dual-Core ARM Cortex -A9 • System memory: IGB of RAM 16, 32 or 64 GB of flash memory • AndroidTM operating system Display • 10.1″ WXGA TFT-LCD capacitive multi-touch screen • 1280 x 800 resolution • 262K color support Multimedia • HDMI Micro (Type D) output • CD quality stereo output • Stereo speakers • Dual microphone with noise and echo cancellation • Dolby Mobile Formats supported: Type Audio recording Audio playback Video recording Video playback USB ports Formats AAC-LC, AMR-WB AAC-LC, AAC, AAC+ (not raw AAC), AMR-NB, AMR WB, MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV H.264 BP, MPEG-4 sp, H.263 H.264 BP, 1-1.264 MP, H.264 HP, MPEG-4 sp, H.263 • USB port (host) • Micro USB port (slave) Power • DC power-in (12 V, 1.5 A) Connectivity • • 62 Bluetooth 2.1+EDR & A2DP support Wi-Fi 802.1 lb/g/n WLAN (802.1 In 2.4 GHz only) GPS aGPS GSM 850 / / 1800 / 1900

****** Page 63 ****** • UMTS 850 /900* / 1900 / 2100* • HSDPA 7.2 / HSUPA 5.76 Mbps/EDGE / GPRS • Optional HSDPA 21 Mbps * not available on AT&T networks Camera Front camera • 2-megapixel Fixed focus • Rear camera 5-megapixel Flash Auto focus Expansion • microSD memory card slot (up to 32 GB) Battery • Rechargeable high density Li-polymer batteries: 3260 mAh x 2 (24.1 Wh) Note: Length of battery operation will depend on power consumption which is based on system resource use. For example, constantly using the backlight or using power-demanding applications will shorten battery life between charges. Dimensions Height Width Thickness Weight (Wi-Fi only model) Weight (4G model) Environment Temperature Operating: 0 oc to 45 oc 260 mm 177 mm 13.3 mm 765 g 777 g Non-operating: -20 oc to 60 oc Humidity (non-condensing) Operating: 20% to 80% Non-operating: 20% to 80% 63

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