2 days ago of a client contacted me because his Acer laptop can not connect to the network. After consulting by phone, I can bet that the drivers for LAN on the laptop has not been installed. This is because Acer is reinstalled with Windows XP where the previous use of Windows 7. For that we need the LAN drivers and also some other drivers installed. But the driver CD for Windows XP is gone.
Acer Aspire 2920Z powered by Intel Pentium dual-core mobile processor T2310/T2330 (1 MB L2 cache, 1.46/1.60 GHz, 533 MHz FSB), supporting Intel 64 architecture, Mobile Intel GL960 Express Chipset, System Bus Speed 533 MHz FSB, Up to 2 GB of DDR2 533 MHz memory using two soDIMM modules, Mobile Intel GL960 Express Chipset with integrated 3D graphics, featuring Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100, with up to 358 MB of Intel Dynamic Video Memory Technology 4.0 (8 MB of dedicated system memory, up to 350 MB of shared system memory), supporting Microsoft DirectX 9.
It has 12.1″ WXGA high-brightness (200-nit), Acer CrystalBrite TFT LCD, 1280 x 800 pixel resolution, with storage up to 250 GB Hard Disk Drive, and ready to serve around 4.5 hour with 53.3 W 4800 mAh 6-cell, great sound Subsystem with Dolby certified surround sound system with two built-in stereo speakers, WiFi, S-video/TV-out (NTSC/PAL) port, integrated webcam.
This eventually can be solved by downloading from the Internet. Here’s a list of drivers for Windows XP, You can Download Driver Windows XP for Acer 2920z.
- Intel Chipset Driver v22.214.171.1243 Download
- Intel SATA AHCI Driver v126.96.36.1991 Download
- Realtek Audio Driver v188.8.131.5293 Download
- Broadcom Bluetooth Driver v184.108.40.20600 Download
- Bison Camera Driver v7.96.701.12 Download
- Chicony Camera Driver v220.127.116.110 Download
- Suyin Camera Driver v18.104.22.1680 Download
- Realtek Card Reader Driver v22.214.171.124 Download
- Broadcom LAN Driver v10.26.0.0 Download
- Foxconn Modem Driver v126.96.36.199 Download
- Liteon Modem Driver v188.8.131.52 Download
- Synaptics Touchpad Driver v10.0.15.0 Download
- Intel VGA Driver v184.108.40.20637 Download
- Atheros Wireless LAN Driver v220.127.116.11 Download
- Broadcom Wireless LAN Driver for 4311 v18.104.22.168 Download
- Intel Wireless LAN Driver v22.214.171.124 Download
By the way, those driver above are compatible also for Acer Aspire 2920 and 2420. Just pick one of correct driver because its depend the hardware inside the laptop such as Modem, LAN and camera. Enjoy your Laptop after Download Driver Windows XP for Acer 2920z.