Acer Empowering Technology



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Acer Empowering Technology

The Empowering Technology toolbar makes it easy for you to access frequently 
used functions and manage your new Acer


system. Displayed by default in the 

upper half of your screen, it provides access to the following utilities:

Note: All of the following content is for general reference only. 
Actual product specifications may vary.

Acer eNet Management hooks up to location-based networks intelligently.

Acer ePower Management optimizes battery usage via customizable 
power plans.

Acer eAudio Management allows you to easily control the enhanced sound 
effects of Dolby® Home Theater™ on your system.

Acer ePresentation Management connects to a projector and adjusts 
display settings.

Acer eDataSecurity Management protects data with passwords and 

Acer eLock Management limits access to external storage media.

Acer eRecovery Management backs up and


recovers data flexibly, reliably 

and completely.

Acer eSettings Management accesses system information and adjusts 
settings easily.

For more information, right click on the Empowering Technology toolbar, then 
select the "Help" or "Tutorial" function.

Empowering Technology password

Before using Acer eLock Management and Acer eRecovery Management, you 
must initialize the Empowering Technology password. Right-click on the 
Empowering Technology toolbar and select "Password Setup" to do so. If you 
have not initialized the Empowering Technology password and run Acer eLock 
Management or Acer eRecovery Management, you will be asked to create it.

Note: If you lose the Empowering Technology password, there is 
no way to reset it except by reformatting your system. Make sure 
to remember or write down your password!