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****** Page 2 ****** 02012. All Rights Reserved. Acer ICONIA TAB User Guide Model: A700/701 First issue: 4/2012 Version: 1.0 Acer ICONIA TAB Model number: Serial numbed: Date of purchase: Place of purchase: *Note: See “Card slot cover” on page 7 or “Where can I find my serial number ID?” on page 61. 2

****** Page 3 ****** Getting to know your tablet …27 .30 . . .33 . . .33 . . .34 Features and functions . Product registration Setting up Unpacking your tablet Getting to know your tablet LED Indicators Using the SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) Using your tablet Using the SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) Charging your tablet Turning on for the first time Using the touchscreen The Home screen The onscreen keyboard Editing text Locking your tablet Shutting down your tablet Connecting devices to your tablet Connecting to AC power Inserting a microSD card (optional) Connecting a USB device to your tablet Transferring files between your tablet and a PC Connecting a Bluetooth device Accessories Using a cellular data network (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) Installing a SIM card (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) Adjusting connection settings Internet sharing . Going online Managing Wi-Fi connections Browsing the Internet Setting up Gmail . Composing an email .. Setting up the Email application Online applications . .5 …5 .6 8 .9 …10 10 .11 12 12 …. .19 .21 .23 . . .24 .25 .25 .25 .. .26 .27 .28 .29 .32 .32 3

****** Page 4 ****** Playing music and video Multimedia playback Media server . Managing people and contacts Using the camera and camcorder Camera icons and indicators Taking a photo Camcorder icons and indicators Shooting a video Printing with the tablet Acer Print Advanced settings Wireless & Networks Device ….. …. Personal System Updating your tablet’s operating system Resetting your tablet FAQ and troubleshooting Other sources of help Specifications End user license agreement 4 .39 . . .42 .46 .48 .49 . . .50 .55 .. .56 . . .58 .59 . .59 .. .59 62

****** 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 via Wi-Fi or, if your tablet includes 3G features, HSDPA+. • Access your email while on the move. • Keep in touch with your friends via your People and social networking applications. 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 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 A700/A701 • Setup poster • Micro USB to USB adapter • AC adapter • Warranty card Getting to know your tablet Front view 2 No. 2 3 6 1 Item Touchscreen Light sensor Front-facing camera 3 Description 10.1 -inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel capacitive touchscreen. Detects ambient light and automatically adjusts screen brightness. A I-megapixel camera for video chats and self- portrait images.

****** Page 7 ****** Top and bottom views Left and right views 2 56 No. 1 2 3 4 Item Power button 3.5 mm headphone jack Micro HDMI (Type D) connector Card slot cover 3 4 Description 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. Connects to an HDMI cable with a Type D connector. Insert a microSD card into the slot under this cover. See “Inserting a microSD card (optional)” on page 25. A SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) allows you to access the Internet if you have a cellular data subscription. The underside of the slot cover contains the tablet’s serial ID number, which is necessary when servicing. 3 4 No. 2 12 4 Item Volume control key Screen rotation lock switch Getting to know your tablet 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. 7

****** Page 8 ****** No. 3 4 5 6 Item Microphone Speakers Reset button Multi-function connector Back view No. 2 3 Item Rear-facing camera Microphone Speakers Description Receives audio for video chats and Internet calls. Emits stereo audio. Insert a small thin object (such as a paperclip) to reset power to the tablet. This is a multi-function connector featuring power charging and hyper USB [host and slave] for data transferring. See “Connecting devices to your tablet” on page 25. 1 2 3 Description A 5-megapixel camera for taking high-resolution images. Receives audio for video chats and Internet calls. Emits stereo audio. LED Indicators LED color State Off White Orange Orange 8 Steady Steady Flashing Description Tablet is off. The tablet is booting up, waking up, or fully charged. Tablet is charging. Charging error.

****** Page 9 ****** Using the SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) 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. See ‘llnstalling a SIM card (only for Wi-Fi+3G models)” on page 28. Using the SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) 9

****** Page 10 ****** Using your tablet Using the SIM card slot (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) 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. See “Installing a SIM card (only for Wi-Fi+3G models)” on page 28. 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. Note: Charger illustration is for reference only. Actual configuration may vary. Assembling the power adapter Place the plug-side of the power adapter over the adapter body. Note: The sections will only fit one way Once the pieces are connected, turn the plug-side clockwise until the it clicks into place. Connecting power Connect the power connector to your tablet and plug the AC adapter side into any AC outlet. Warning: Only use the bundled power adapter to charge your device. 10

****** Page 11 ****** Note: Your tablet does not support USB charging. It is normal for the tablet surface to become warm during charging or long periods of use. Turning on for the first time To turn on your tablet, press and hold the power button until the tablet vibrates. Wait a moment for your tablet to bootup. You will then be asked some questions before you can use your tablet. To start, tap to select your language and country, then tap Start. Follow the rest of the instructions as they are displayed. Welcome Select Language Select Country English United States Start Note: If the tablet’s screen turns off, it has entered sleep mode. Briefly press the power button to wake it up. For more information, see “Waking your tablet” on page 23 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 Google Play; 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. Turning on for the first time 11

****** Page 12 ****** 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 58. 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. 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 weather, or provide additional controls and direct access to applications. Some have been pre- installed on your tablet, while others may be downloaded from Google Play. The Home screen already features some useful controls and information. Application menu Search Search Navigation Acer Ring 3:53 • Time and Status To search for applications, files or for information on the Internet, tap the Google icon in the top-left corner. 12 “Googlé

****** Page 13 ****** 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 32. Voice search If voice search is available, tap the microphone and speak your search request. See “Voice Search” on page 33. Navigation To navigate through menus and options, three (or more) icons are shown in the bottom-left corner. Back Bac Home 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. Acer Ring Tap this icon to display Acer Ring. This allows you to quickly and easily access your favorite applications and bookmarks. See “Acer Ring – quick O launch” on page 14. 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 screen” on page 18. The Home screen 13

****** Page 14 ****** Acer Ring – quick launch Acer Ring allows you to quickly and easily access your favorite applications and bookmarks. It incorporates a number of useful tools in an easy-to-use interface. Tap the Ring icon at the bottom of the screen to display Acer Ring. Screensh( Gallery Settings 3:56 • The left side of Acer Ring controls the volume and the right side shows Browser bookmarks. Four shortcuts around the centre of the ring start your favorite applications. Note: Open APPS > Settings > Ring to change these shortcuts. Screenshot Tap the Screenshot shortcut to save an image of the current screen. Tap the thumbnail to view the image immediately, or open the Gallery to see the Screenshots album. Search Tap the center of the ring to Search your tablet or the Internet. 14

****** Page 15 ****** The application menu The application menu displays applications and widgets available on your tablet. ACe•r print Fuebook 9 Amazon Kino Play Atnazon Movie Play 8*tode Play Red o SHC.p 10:49 . 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. Otherwise swipe to the left to see more Applications. When you are on the last page of applications, swipe to the left to see widgets available on your tablet. See “Personalizing the Home screen” on page 18. Tap the Shop icon to open Google Play. Note: All images are for reference only. The applications installed on your tablet can be different from the applications shown in illustrations. Adding an application to a Home screen Tap and hold an icon to add a shortcut to one of your Home screens. When you select an icon, you are taken to the initial Home screen. You can drag the selected icon to any extended home 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. The Home screen 10:38 e a Time Wireless reception Battery charge status 15

****** Page 16 ****** Tap the notification area to view more status information. Control buttons enable you to tap features on (blue) or off (white). Some event summaries include controls below the main status area, such as media controls if music is playing. Status and notification icons Connection icons Monday April 9, 2012 acerWireless Auto Kalimba Mt. Scruff GPS AMO Airplane Note: Network connection icons are blue if you have an active Google account. Icon Description Connected to a wireless network (waves indicate connection strength) An open wireless network is available Airplane mode (wireless connectivity disconnected) Battery status icons Icon Description Battery is very low Battery is low Battery is partially drained Notification icons Icon Icon Icon Icon talk 16 Description Alarm is set New Gmail message New Google Talk message Upcoming event Song is playing Description Bluetooth is on Connected to a Bluetooth device Description Battery is full Battery is charging Description Speaker is silenced Tablet microphone is off GPS is on Receiving location data from GPS Syncing data

****** Page 17 ****** Icon a Description 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 Icon Description Sync is on Problem with sign-in or sync Uploading data Downloading data Cellular data status icons (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) Icon 36 Description Cellular signal strength Connected to GPRS network Connected to EDGE network Connected to 3G network Connected to HDPA network Connected to HSDPA network Roaming No signal Cellular data status icons Icon Description Cellular signal strength Connected to HDPA network Connected to HSDPA network Roaming No signal Icon p n Icon p Description SIM card is invalid or not installed New/unread SMS/MMS Problem with sending SMS/ MMS Carrier data use threshold exceeded USB tethering is activated Bluetooth tethering is activated Wireless tethering is activated Multiple tethering or hotspot connections are activated Description SIM card is invalid or not installed New/unread SMS/MMS Problem with sending SMS/ MMS Carrier data use threshold exceeded The Home screen

****** Page 18 ****** 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 tap the APPS icon in the top-right corner of the Home screen. The APPS menu contains a list of shortcuts to applications you can drag to a Home screen. Tap WIDGETS to see small applications and links (such as custom shortcuts, contacts or bookmarks) 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. + Go:qle+ To move an App or Widget to the Home screen, tap and hold an item until it is selected. The Home screen will open. Drag the item to any free area on the screen. 04 High COW 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. 18

****** Page 19 ****** Resizing a Widget Most widgets can be made larger, so you can give more space to information that is important to you. After placing a Widget on the Home screen, tap and hold to select it. Four diamonds will appear on each side, tap and drag the diamond until the Widget is the correct size. Tap Back to finish. Note: Not all Widgets can be resized. Removing an item from the Home screen To remove an item from the Home screen, tap and hold the item until the Remove option appears at the top of the screen. Simply drag the item to the Remove option. Changing the Home screen image X Remove Tap and hold any open space on the Home screen. You can choose from a set of pre-formatted wallpapers, images stored in the Gallery, selected Wallpapers, or Live wallpapers that feature animated or interactive backgrounds. The onscreen keyboard When you tap a text box to enter text, an onscreen keyboard will appear. Simply tap on keys to enter text. New searchable may Store Acer Wireless Ser.-ess Portal 10.3660, Nülja Tuna Mr. Scruff Bob Acri 80b Acti Fine Music, Vol. 1 Richard Stoltztnan External Welcome Page httpsflsecutelogin arubmetworks.com/cge Tab m 23 Tap the ? 123 button to see numbers and special characters, and then tap the { key to see more options. Tap and hold a key to select alternative characters (if available for that key), such as letters with accents or related symbols. The layout of the keyboard varies slightly, depending on the application and information that is required. The onscreen keyboard 19

****** Page 20 ****** 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 and keyboard sounds and vibration. 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: Android Keyboard, Google voice typing and XT9 Text Input. Select Configure input methods to add (or remove) keyboard layouts or languages to this list. XT9 Text Input The XT9 keyboard provides an alternative to the Android keyboard. New item Acer Wireless Ser„.ess Portal Login Ninja Tuna W. Stn,Jff Bob Acri 03b acri Fine VOC External welcome paoe q a m 23 g c o •12.23 p s z CZI d x h b j n k m 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 for that key), such as letters with accents or related symbols. 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. 20

****** Page 21 ****** Text assistance The standard XT9 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. Function Languages and settings Preferences Editing text Description Set word suggestion and key input (auto-correction) settings. Set sound and vibration when pressing a key, auto- punctuation or voice input. 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 computers 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. V DONE Text selection acer computers 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: Editing text 21

****** Page 22 ****** 1. Tap the text you want to select. If you can select this text, a cursor is inserted below the text. acer computers Note: The cursor indicates where text you type or paste will be inserted. 2. If the cursor is not in the desired position, simply drag it to the correct position. If you previously copied (see below) text, tap where you want to insert the text. A PASTE button appears briefly below the cursor. Tap the button to paste the text. acer computers acer computers sales PASTE acer computers global To replace a word, double tap the word. A PASTE button appears above the word. Tap the button to paste to replace the text. V DONE lection acer computers acer computers sales 3. Modify the text: Type, paste or delete text. 4. Tap Enter on the keyboard (or tap 22 on the XT9 keyboard).

****** Page 23 ****** 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 > Display > Sleep. 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. To unlock the screen, press the lock button and follow the lock to the right side of the circle. 12 42 Wed. April 1 Lock screen apps AM acetV’/.releE,r• To activate frequently used applications, press the lock button and drag to one of four Lock screen apps on the left side of the circle. This unlocks the tablet and opens that application immediately. Note: Open APPS > Settings > Lock screen apps to change these applications. Security Options 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 > Security > Screen lock. Locking your tablet 23

****** Page 24 ****** Note: If you forget an unlock pattern, please refer to “Unlock pattern” on page 62. Shutting down your tablet If you won’t use your tablet for an extended period of time, turn it off to save battery power. To turn off your tablet (even when locked), press and hold the power button for one second. You will then be asked to confirm the shut down. To force a shutdown, press and hold the power button for four seconds. 24

****** Page 25 ****** Connecting devices to your tablet Connecting to AC power See “Charging your tablet” on page 10. 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 FAT32 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. microSD Check card capacity in the SD CARD section of APPS > Settings > Storage. Connecting a USB device to your tablet USB devices are supported through the USB port, such as a keyboard, mouse, game controller, digital camera, or storage device (including an Android smartphone acting as external storage device). As most USB keyboards, mice and game controllers are designed for desktop computers and operating systems, some keys may not function. * Note: You must use the provided adapter to use these USB devices. The adapter’s appearance varies depending on configuration. Connecting to AC power 25

****** Page 26 ****** Accessing files on a USB storage device Note: Your tablet supports USB storage devices that use the FAT, FAT32 or NTFS file systems. 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 59. Transferring files between your tablet and a PC Your tablet and any connected storage devices can be accessed from a PC with a USB connection. 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, ICONIA TAB. Select your tablet model, and then the Driver tab, select USB and accept the download. This allows you to transfer your personal data to or from your PC, using your PC’s file explorer. Using the micro USB to USB cable, connect the micro end into your tablet and the other end into your computer. 26

****** Page 27 ****** After a short delay, your tablet’s internal memory will be visible as a Portable Device in your PC’s file explorer. Select the Acer Iconia Tab icon to see your tablet’s internal memory and any additional memory (SD card or USB devices) attached to your tablet. Connecting a Bluetooth device Only A2DP stereo headsets (playback only, no 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, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Bluetooth. Turn Bluetooth on and tap Search for devices to scan for nearby 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 59. Accessories For a complete list of accessories, visit store.acer.com. Connecting a Bluetooth device 27

****** Page 28 ****** Using a cellular data network (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) ‘3G’, or data over a cellular network, is only available on models equiped with a SIM card slot, or through a separate 3G modem (not supplied – available from your mobile Internet provider, check for compatibility). Important: Please check the information provided by your mobile internet provider. Not all options and settings described in this section will be available, and different applications may be provided. Installing a SIM card (only for Wi-Fi+3G models) 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. 3. Replace the card slot cover. 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. Activating a new SIM card and PIN (3G models only) If you are using a SIM card for the first time, it may require activation. Contact your network operator for details on how to do this. When you install a SIM card for the first time, you may need to enter a PIN. 28

****** Page 29 ****** Important: Depending on your settings, you may be required to enter your PIN each time you switch on the cellular data function. 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 56 and “Activating or deactivating connections” on page 55. Adjusting connection settings To manage your connection settings, tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS select the option you want to change. In addition to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth options, if your tablet includes 3G features, some additional options are available: Item Description Tethering & portable Shares your tablet’s mobile data connection via USB or as a hotspot* Mobile networks Internet sharing* portable Wi-Fi hotspot. Sets your options for connecting to mobile networks. Shares your mobile data connection with the connected computer. * If available on your network. Mobile Internet settings Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Mobile networks to adjust your network settings. You can turn data connection on or off when roaming, restrict the connection to 2G networks only, specify a network operator and define access point names. Selecting a network Your tablet will automatically detect your carrier/network settings when you insert a new SIM card. However, you may prefer to manually select a network. This is often a good idea when roaming. Tip: When you are traveling, manually selecting a network may help to reduce your roaming charges. Check with your service provider for the network offering the most competitive rates at your destination. Adjusting connection settings 29

****** Page 30 ****** 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, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Mobile networks. 2. Tap Data roaming to disable it (remove the green tick). Limit your data connection to slower networks If your tablet connects to 3G mobile networks, you can extend your battery life by limiting your data connections to slower, 2G networks (GPRS or EDGE). When you are connected to a 2G network, you may want to postpone activities that transmit a lot of data, such as sending, uploading, or downloading pictures or video, until you are connected to a faster mobile or other wireless network. 1. Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Mobile networks. 2. Tap Use only 2G networks. Creating a new access point When you need to add another GPRS/3G/EDGE connection on your tablet, obtain the access point name and settings (including username and password if required) from your service provider. 1. Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Mobile networks > Access Point Names. 2. Tap an existing APN, or tap New APN. 3. Enter the APN settings. Tap an item to adjust it. 4. When you have finished tap Save. 5. If you want to use the new or edited APN, tap the APN in the list. Important: Some providers and countries do not allow the use of a tablet as a modem over HSDPA. Please check with your provider before attempting to do so. Internet sharing Note: Internet sharing, or tethering, is not available on all networks. Check your operator’s terms and conditions. Tethering via USB If you wish to share your mobile Internet connection with a computer, you can connect your tablet to a PC using the supplied USB cable. 30

****** Page 31 ****** 1. Plug the micro USB to USB adapter cable into the multi-function connector on your tablet. 2. Plug one end of a USB cable (not included) into the adapter and the other end into an available USB port on your computer. 3. Alternatively, you can tap Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS and Tethering & portable hotspot tap USB tethering. Wi-Fi hotspot You can turn your tablet into a portable Wi-Fi hotspot to share your mobile Internet connection with up to eight clients. 1. Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS and Tethering & portable hotspot tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot > Portable Wi-Fi hotspot settings. 2. Tap Configure Wi-Fi hotspot to set the Network SSID and adjust security settings (such as adding a password). 3. Tap Save to finish. Internet sharing 31

****** Page 32 ****** 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 > Wi-Fi 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 the Wi-Fi ON switch 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 Browser 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 tap on the XT9 keyboard). To view your browsing history, bookmarks or frequently visited sites, open the browser then tap the bookmark icon in the top-right corner. To view QR code containing the current website’s address, open the browser then tap the QR code icon in the top-right corner. Google X Acer.com Worldwide + -5 C http;//google.com/webhp?client=tablet-android-acer&sourcezandroid-home •acer Images iMeos Maas News ShOOOirg Gmail Google guides Advertising privacy 8 terms About View in ‘ I C1aas.•e o 4:25 32

****** Page 33 ****** 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. New tab Google 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 for voice searches. When the Speak now prompt is displayed, state your command or query. Speak now Cancel Note: Voice Search is available only in selected regions. Setting up Gmail 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. 3. Tap the Compose icon (shown right). Enter the recipient’s email address, the subject and message. 4. When you are finished composing your message, tap Send. 5. Setting up Gmail 33

****** Page 34 ****** 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:* Item Acer Files Acer Print EquiView Google+ Latitude Messenger Maps 34 Description Manage your tablet’s files and folders. Print directly from your tablet through your home or office network. See “Acer Print” on page 50. Wirelessly send what’s on your tablet’s screen to enabled devices such as smartphones, smart TVs, and smart projectors. Stay in touch with friends and family, personalize your very own profile, and more with Google’s social networking service. View where your friends are on Google Maps. Text a person or group of people from your Google+ account with this messenging service. Get easy-to-follow directions using Google Maps. Files Acet Ptit* EquiView

****** Page 35 ****** Item Navigation People Places Polaris Office Talk YouTube Description Turn-by-turn navigation with live traffic, multiple visible layers and text-to-speech take you where you want to go. Organize the people in your life with this contact manager, which syncs with your google mail account. View places of interest and local businesses on Google Maps. View, edit, and create Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files. In addition, you can extract ZIP files and view PDFs and images. Polaris Office support: • Polaris Office doesn’t support documents with password protection. • Microsoft Office 2010 files are not fully supported on the current version of Polaris Office. Chat with your friends, with text, sound and video. View users’ video clips, and share and rate them on YouTube. Navigation Polaris Office talk Talk You Tube YouTube *Note: Applications installed may vary according to your region. Google Play Note: Google Play may not be available in all countries and regions. Note: You must activate a Google account before using Google Play. The first time you access Google Play, you must read and accept the Terms of Service. Tap Play Store from the home screen or application menu to open Google Play. Here you can obtain a variety of add-on programs and applications to enhance the functionality of your tablet. Online applications 35

****** Page 36 ****** Note: The contents and design of Google Play varies by region. For example, in some regions, you can also browse for and purchase movies, books or music. Updates may add new categories or change how to navigate Google Play at any time. You can browse Google Play by category or tap the search icon to search for a specific application. ATEGORIES Editors’ Choice FEATURED Exodus Live Wallpaper TOP TED Staff Picks for Tablets (-0 Skitch 9:36 v • Once you have selected an application, tap the Install 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 Accept & download to proceed with the installation. 2486MB/4683MB Novembe I. 2m I downloads 4683MB •t 26 people this. Allow automatic upd.„ RATE & REVIEW MORE BY ACER INC. 36 cer All-in-one CER INC. DESCRIPTION Acer is the interactive catalog for the Acer Aspire Use your fingertips to experience the new Acer Aspire all-in-one PC, Explore the beauty Of its stylish design and how it matches your life, Its TV•like appearance modernizes the look of any room in the REVIEWS 9:40 v •

****** Page 37 ****** You may keep track of the download progress from both the app’s page and the tablet’s 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. Using downloaded applications Once you’ve downloaded and installed an application, you may find it in the APPS or WIDGETS sections of the Application menu. Certain applications provide both an App and widgets, or only provide a widget (with no application icon). See “Personalizing the Home screen” on page 18. 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 Uninstall trash can located at the top-left of the Home screen. Note: Deleting an app from the Home screen only deletes the shortcut. Alternatively, you can go to Settings from the application menu and select APPS. Tap the application you wish to uninstall, tap Uninstall and confirm. 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. Online applications 37

****** Page 38 ****** 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. Sla•tu• acerguides@gmail.com 38

****** Page 39 ****** Playing music and video Multimedia playback Your tablet comes supplied with a variety of programs that you can use to enjoy multimedia content. Play Music Use Play Music to listen to music and other audio files that you download or copy from your computer, usb drive, mass storage device, etc. Tap APPS > Play Music to open the application. mr.Scrvf RICHARD FLAXEN HAIR a tuna Stoazm«e•— Play Music 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 Recent. Recent Recent Albums Artists Songs Playlists Genres Depending on your selection, your music library is displayed as a grid of album covers or a list of tracks. Multimedia playback 39

****** Page 40 ****** 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. From the Home screen, tap clear.fi and then tap the specific app: Photo, Video, or Music. Tuesday fiåci’ig 2 3:53 Alternatively, you can tap the specific app from the application menu. Acer clear.fi will automatically detect devices that are connected to the network and are also running Acer clear.fi. Tap the drop down list box in top left corner of the screen to display these devices. Note: Upon opening Music, Photo, or Video, your tablet’s contents are always listed first by default. Tap any of the connected devices and then browse the media files on that connected device. 40

****** Page 41 ****** clear.fi photos Tap the photo album to view the thumbnails. Tap and hold an album or photo thumbnail to view the menu panel. My Library Camera photos Sample Pictures photos Timeline Album o 1 1:39 You can view photos found on any of the connected devices and save them. After selecting the file or album, tap the Share button to upload a photo to Evernote, Google+, or Picasa. You also have the option to send it to your Gmail account, transfer the file using Bluetooth, or Print it with Acer Print. clear.fi videos Tap a folder to view the thumbnails. Tap and hold a folder or video thumbnail to view the menu panel. My Video Wildlife in HD ULI. o 2:52 You can play videos found on any of the connected devices and save them. Multimedia playback 41

****** Page 42 ****** 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 ‘lUpdating your tablet’s operating system” on page 65. After selecting the video file, tap the Share button to upload the file to Evernote or YouTube. You also have the option to send it to your Gmail account or transfer the file using Bluetooth. clear.fi music Tap a folder to list the audio files. Tap and hold a folder or audio file to view the menu panel My Library Bob Acri Bob Acri Fine Music, Vol. 1 R’chard Stoltzman. Playlists mr.scruff tuna Ninja Tuna Mr, Scruff 1 song Albums Artists Genres Songs You can listen to any audio file found on any of the connected devices and save them. To save an audio file or folder, select it and tap the Save button. Your tablet is the default destination. To modify destinations, tap the Destination button and then the tap the desired devices. 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.

****** Page 43 ****** Managing people and contacts Your tablet features an address book that allows you to save contacts to the internal memory, SIM card or your Google account. Tap People from the Home screen or 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. GRCU’S ME Set up my profile Acer Office Alan Acer Alice Android Benjamin Jason FAVORITES Acer Office PHONE (022) 969-1234 (091) 850-9888 O MOBILE WORK If you have activated a Google account that includes contacts, your contacts will be synchronized automatically. See “Synchronization” on page 58. 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. If you have multiple accounts, you will be asked which account you want to use to store the contact. The contact will be synchonized with that account. You may now edit the new contact entry. 43

****** Page 44 ****** Editing a contact If you have opened a new or existing contact, you can enter information about the contact: Google cmtact Name Add organization PHONE Phone EMAIL Email Address EVENTS Oate Add new GROUPS Group name Add another field o a:s2v. 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 (top-left corner) 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. 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. 44

****** Page 45 ****** 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 list. 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. 45

****** Page 46 ****** Using the camera and camcorder Your tablet features two digital cameras: a 1 -megapixel front-facing and a 5- megapixel rear-facing camera . 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. To activate the camera, open the application menu and tap Camera. Camera icons and indicators In the camera window, the controls on the right allow you to zoom, change settings or select camera or camcorder. After you have taken a photo, a thumbnail in the top-right allows you to view the picture or video. Icon 46 Description Front/rear camera switch Toggles between the front and rear camera. 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. Zoom out You may only zoom out after you have zoomed in. Take photo After taking a photo, tap the thumbnail in the top-right corner to view and share the photo.

****** Page 47 ****** Icon Description Options Tap to see camera options. Camcorder mode Switches to the camcorder (video recorder). Camera mode Switches to the camera. Panorama Enters panorama mode allowing you to take a picture of a large area. Camera options Icon Description White balance Change the color balance to match the lighting: Auto, Incandescent, Daylight, Fluorescent or Cloudy. Exposure Increase or decrease image exposure: +2, +1 , O, -1 , -2. Camera settings Activate or change special settings: Store location, Picture size, Focus mode, Storage source and Restore defaults. • Set if the location (from GPS) is stored in the image information. • Set the resolution of the image (VGA or QVGA, 1 MP or 2 MP). • Use Internal Storage or the SD card (only available if a microSD card has been inserted). Close options Tap to close camera options. Taking a photo 1. Ensure the options described above are set to your preferences. 2. Frame your subject and steady your tablet. 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 top-right corner to view the photo. Taking a photo 47

****** Page 48 ****** Camcorder icons and indicators Tap the camcorder icon to switch to camcorder mode. Icon Description Front/rear camera switch Toggles between the front and rear camcorder. 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 video. Zoom out You may only zoom out after you have zoomed in. Start / stop recording Options Tap to see camcorder options. Camcorder mode Switches to the camcorder (video recorder). Camera mode Switches to the camera. Panorama Enters panorama mode allowing you to take a picture of a large area. Camcorder options Adjust camcorder options to obtain the best image: Icon 48 Description White balance Change the color balance to match the lighting: Auto, Incandescent, Daylight, Fluorescent or Cloudy. Effects Add ‘Silly faces’ effects to your video: Squeeze, Big Eyes, Big Mouth, Small Mouth, Big Nose, Small Eyes. Also, change the backgrounds to your video: In space, Sunset, Disco, and Choose your own.

****** Page 49 ****** Icon 720p Description Time lapse interval Shoot a slow motion ‘time lapse’ video, set the interval between single frames in this menu. Video quality (rear) Change the video resolution: HD (1 080p), HD (720p), or VGA. Note: 1080p is only available for the rear camera Camcorder settings Activate or change special settings: Store location, Storage source and Restore defaults. • Set if the location (from GPS) is stored in the video information. • Use Internal Storage or the SD card (only available if a microSD card has been inserted). Close options Tap to close camcorder options. Shooting a video 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 again to stop recording. Supported formats Type Image Video Audio Formats JPEG 1-4.264 BP, MPEG-4 sp, 1-4.263 AAC-LC, AMR-WB, AMR-NB 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 by tapping the thumbnail in the top- right 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 using various services. Tap Menu and then Share. Note: Share options vary depending on the file type. Shooting a video 49

****** Page 50 ****** Printing with the tablet Acer Print Acer Print is a printing application that prints documents from your tablet. It can connect to a printer in three ways: • Through a home or office wireless network • Directly to a printer via a USB cable (using the provided micro USB to USB adapter) Directly to a wireless printer From the application menu, tap Acer Print. Messenger Kit-tc Play camera Movie O Music o 10:49 Note: Acer Print is supported only by certain applications. Adding a printer Tap Add printer in the left-hand column to display the following three ways to find your network printer: Acer Print P-nnterg Add printer 50 ‘tytan autom•u seyct’i:« allo— be t” adieu OR code SURCH O

****** Page 51 ****** Item Auto Manual QR code Description Automatically search the connected network for any available printers. Manually discover a specific network printer by entering its IP address. Use your tablet’s camera to add network printers by scanning printer QR codes. Once added, tap Printers in the left-hand column to display your printers. Acet Print •ntecs Add Print job list Scanning a QR code Filter list 7 IOS v To add a printer by scanning its QR code, tap Add printer then tap QR code. Print: QR Code: Acer printer I Ace Pages: Enter page number Acer Print Color/Back&White: color Printa 51

****** Page 52 ****** Place the QR code inside the viewfinder box. Acer pontew O The program automatically scans it and adds the printer to your Acer Print printers list. For more information on QR codes, see “QR codes” on page 53. Printing with Acer Print Now that you have connected your tablet to your printer, you can print files from certain applications on your tablet. Select the Print with Acer Print option to use Acer Print. Depending on the application, you can find Print with Acer Print in either the Menu, Settings, or Share options. Menu Settings Share A dialog displays asking you to choose which printer to use. After this a dialog displays enabling you to change basic print properties. Choose the options you want and tap Print. Print: Google Printer: Acer printer2 Online Copies: Paper size: Duplex: Orientation: Print Letter 8 1/2 x II in Portrait Change Printer 4 Preview 52

****** Page 53 ****** Note: Acer Print cannot print password-protected documents or from password-protected printers. Compatible printers For a list of compatible printers, please go to acer.com and follow the instructions below: 1. Select your region and country. 2. Click Support > Drivers and Downloads > Product Family > Tablet. 3. Select your tablet series and model. 4. Click on the Document tab and find the compatibility file from the list. Note: If the printer is not not listed in the compatible printers, Acer Print may still be able to connect to it. QR codes QR (Quick Response) codes are a special type of barcode that carry information about virtually anything. Many different types of manufacturers are increasingly using them on packaging and in advertisements to carry information about their products. Acer Print takes advantage of this technology by allowing you to create QR codes for your printers and add printers by reading their QR codes. Creating and printing a QR code To create a printer QR code with Acer Print, follow these steps: Note: To print a QR code, your printer must be set up and online (not in sleep or powersaving mode). 1. Tap Printers in the left-hand column. Then, tap and hold any printer from the printers list. 2. Tap Share using a QR code. • Accr Print Porters Add pr•nter Prvt inh list About Acer printer 1 Rename printer Remove from printers list Share using a QR code. o Acer Print 53

****** Page 54 ****** 3. Tap the printer you wish to share from the list. Print: QR Code: Acer printer 1 Seet a printu Acet Ptintet 4. Check that the options are correct and tap Print. Ai..•e• Pnnt Print: QR Code: Acer printer 1 pr•nter: Onl•ne Pages: Duplex: Enter page number Color/BIack&White: Ctta• 54

****** Page 55 ****** Advanced settings Access Settings from the Application menu. Tap APPS, then Settings. setinqg W”tuss Wi-Fi O Bluetooth (Y Data Sound G oru screen apps msplay Acer Prmt Storage Battay Wireless & Networks SCAN aeerWireless TP-LINK-3/SAS2 Wistronwlan KJ0200-A Secured With WEP fototected Connectifvne Secured WPB’ o Activating or deactivating connections Tap APPS > Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS each connection has an ON/OFF switch that controls the connection. Tap an entry to manage your connection settings. Alternatively, use the right side of the status bar to manage connection settings. * If available on your network. 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, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap Bluetooth. Here you can switch Bluetooth on or off, set the tablet name and discoverability. Tap SEARCH FOR DEVICES to scan for nearby devices. 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 (playback only, no microphone) are supported. Please check for updates to the tablet’s software which may add support for additional Bluetooth devices. Wireless & Networks 55

****** Page 56 ****** Data Usage The Data Usage section shows how much data has been transmitted to your tablet, either in total or for each App. This information is useful if you are using a metered service. 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 area. To turn Airplane mode on or off, tap Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap More… > Airplane mode. Virtual Private Network (VPN) This option enables you to connect to a private network, such as a secure work or office environment. Add a VPN by tapping Settings, then under WIRELESS & NETWORKS tap More… > VPN > Add VPN network. Device Sound 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 Volumes Default notification Touch sounds Screen lock sound Vibrate on touch Dolby Mobile Description 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. Adjust the tablet audio playback by tapping APPS > Settings > Dolby Mobile. Item Dolby Mobile 56 Description Turns on or off Dolby Mobile sound processing.

****** Page 57 ****** Item Treble Natural Bass Music EQ Video EQ Ring Description Adjusts high frequency band. Adjusts low frequency band. Preset equalizer (EQ) for music playback. Choose between Auto, Off, or 16 preset music styles. Preset equalizer (EQ) for video playback. Choose between Off and 10 preset show types. Adjust Acer Ring settings by tapping APPS > Settings > Ring. Item Enable Ring icon Top, Bottom, Left, Right shortcut Description Select or clear the check box to enable or disable the Acer Ring from appearing in the bottom of the screen. Select which application shortcuts you want to appear in the Acer Ring. You can choose up to four. Lock screen apps You can start any of four applications directly from the Lock screen. Tap APPS Settings > Lock screen apps to change which applications appear. Item 1st shortcutt 2nd shortcut 3rd shortcut 4th shortcut Display Description Select which application shortcuts you want to appear in the Acer Ring. You can choose up to four. You can adjust your tablet screen settings by tapping APPS > Settings > Display. Item Brightness Wallpaper Sleep Touch panel sensitivity Font size Acer Print Description Adjusts screen brightness. Set the Home screen background image. Sets a delay before the screen will be turned off. Sets how sensitive the screen is to touch. Sets the font size so either more text is visible or the text is easier to read. See “Acer Print” on page 50. Device 57

****** Page 58 ****** Apps Closing an application To close an active application, go to Settings > Apps. Tap the RUNNING tab, then tap the program you wish to close. Select 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-left corner. Note: You cannot uninstall applications that were pre-loaded on your tablet. Alternatively, you can go to APPS > Settings and select Apps. 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. Personal 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 People, 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 People 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 additional synchronization settings. Open the application and tap the Menu button (three dots) and then tap Settings. 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. 58

****** Page 59 ****** Changing language and text options Set your location and language input preferences by tapping APPS > Settings > Language & input. System 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). 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. Do not press the power or reset button or access your tablet in any way during a system upgrade to prevent firmware installation failure. 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 System 59

****** Page 60 ****** as a paperclip) to press the recessed reset button next to the multi-function connector. 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. Open Settings from the application menu, then tap Backup & reset > Factory data reset; click Reset tablet and then Erase everything to format your tablet. 60

****** Page 61 ****** FAQ and 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 Audio Memory Multimedia files System information and performance Power Storage Question Why is there no sound coming from the device? Why do I have less than 1024 MB (1 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? Where can I find my serial number ID? I couldn’t turn on the device. How do I check memory status? Answer 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. A small amount of memory is reserved for system security. You may be trying to view an image that is not supported. Refer to “Supported formats” on page 49 for more information. You may be trying to view a video that is not supported. Refer to “Multimedia” on page 63 for more information. You may be trying to play a file that is not supported. Refer to “Multimedia” on page 63 for more information. Tap APPS > Settings > About tablet to check the OS version (Kernel/build number) and other hardware and software information. Tap APPS > Settings > About tablet > Device Information. You can also look on the underside of the card slot cover. See “Card slot cover” on page 7. The battery power may be depleted. Recharge the device. Refer to “Charging your tablet” on page 10 for more information. To check storage status, go to Settings > Storage. 61

****** Page 62 ****** Aspect Unlock pattern Heat Question I forgot my unlock pattern. The tablet heats up when charging or operating for a long period. Other sources of help For information on: Answer After five wrong entries, you can reset your unlock pattern. Tap Forgotten pattern? and enter your Google account username and password. Note: You must have an active Google account on the tablet and an Internet connection. If this option is not available, please contact your local Acer service center. 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. Refer to: Up-to-date information regarding your acer.com tablet Service enquiries 62 support.acer.com

****** Page 63 ****** Specifications Performance • NVIDIA@ Tegra@3 mobile processor Quad-Core ARM@ Cortex -A9 CPU • System memory: e I GB Of RAM • 16 or 32 GB of flash memory • AndroidTM operating system Display • 10.1″ WXGA TFT-LCD capacitive multi-touch screen • 1920 x 1200 resolution • 262K color support Multimedia • Micro HDMI@ (Type D) output • Dolby@ Digital, Dolby@ Digital Plus, Stereo output • Dolby@ Digital, Dolby@ Digital Plus, 5.1 channels PCM audio over HDMI@ Stereo speakers Microphone with noise and echo cancellation Formats supported: Type Audio recording Audio playback Video recording Video playback USB port Formats AAC-LC, AMR-WB, AMR-NB AAC-LC, AAC, AAC+ (not raw AAC), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MP3, MIDI, OGG Vorbis, WAV, WMA 10 14.264 BR MPEG-4 sp, 14.263 H.264 BR H.264 MP, H.264 HP, MPEG-4 sp, H.263 • Micro USB port Power • DC power-in (12 V, 1.5 A) Connectivity • Bluetooth 2.1+EDR (A2DP, AVCTP, AVDTP, AVRCP, HID & OPP support) • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n WI-AN (802.1 In 2.4 GHz only) • GPS 63

****** Page 64 ****** 3G support (only available on Wi-Fi+3G models) • GSM 850 / 900/ 1800/1900 • UMTS 850 / / 2100 • HSDPA 7.2 Mbps / HSUPA 5.76 Mbps/ EDGE / GPRS Optional HSDPA 21 Mbps Camera e Front camera 1 -megapixel Fixed focus • Rear camera 5-megapixel • Auto focus Type Image recording Image playback Expansion Formats JPEG JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP • microSD memory card slot (up to 32 GB, SDHC 2.0 compatible) Battery • Rechargeable high density Li-polymer batteries: 9800 mAh (36.26 W) 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+3G model) Environment Tern perature Operating: 5 oc to 45 oc 175 mm 260 mm 10.95 mm 777 g Non-operating: -20 oc to 60 oc Humidity (non-condensing) Operating: 20% to 80% Non-operating: 20% to 80% 64

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