www.gpspassion.com is a good site for info.
I use my Dell Axim x5 PDA along with a CF GPS receiver and it works great. Mapopolis maps work well with the Axim.
There's a program that works for both PDA and on the laptop but I...
Someone posted in the reviews section that they have a test bios update from Acer.
Don't lose hope.
Someone reporting it's fixed in the new bios!
You can always make a bootable CD.
Go to www.bootcd.com for more info on how to do it.
I did that for my laptop without a floppy and everything was cool. It treats the C drive as the A drive if you boot from the CD. At least that's...
I noticed in my Microcenter flyer that they are advertising the Acer 1712. I went in and they didn't have it in as of yesterday during lunch.
I'm talking about the Microcenter in Virginia.
Just for you folks that are like me and...
I believe AMD 64 bit chips have a 1600 FSB. When on battery or powersave mode, it switches down to 800 FSB.
Just like the intel chips run at 200 FSB but "quad pump" to get an effective 800 FSB, the AMD64 chips can do...
It's really no hassle. Just call up the 800 number that should be on your order form or packing slip and tell them you want to return the laptop. If they ask why, tell them you had problems with performance but don't want to try another....