Acer Aspire 4310, Aspire 4710 User Guide

Hotkeys

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Hotkeys

The computer employs hotkeys or key combinations to access most of the 
computer's controls like screen brightness, volume output and the BIOS utility.
To activate hotkeys, press and hold the <Fn> key before pressing the other key 
in the hotkey combination.

Hotkey

Icon

Function

Description

<Fn> + <F1>

Hotkey help

Displays help on hotkeys.

<Fn> + <F2>

Acer eSettings

Launches Acer eSettings in Acer 

Empowering Technology. See "Acer 

Empowering Technology" on page 1.

<Fn> + <F3>

Acer ePower 

Management

Launches Acer ePower Management in 

Acer Empowering Technology. See "Acer 

Empowering Technology" on page 1.

<Fn> + <F4>

Sleep

Puts the computer in Sleep mode.

<Fn> + <F5>

Display toggle

Switches display output between the 

display screen, external monitor (if 

connected) and both.

<Fn> + <F6>

Screen blank

Turns the display screen backlight off to 

save power. Press any key to return.

<Fn> + <F7>

Touchpad toggle Turns the internal touchpad on and off.

<Fn> + <F8>

Speaker toggle

Turns the speakers on and off.

<Fn> + <→>

Brightness up

Increases the screen brightness.

<Fn> + <

←>

Brightness down

Decreases the screen brightness.