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    User Guide ThinkPad Edge E420 and E520...

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    First Edition (April 2011) © Copyright Lenovo 2011. LENOVO products, data, computer software, and services have been developed exclusively at private expense and are sold to governmental entities as commercial items as defined by 48 C.F.R. 2.101 with limited and restricted rights to use, reproduction and disclosure.

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    Active Protection System ..Fingerprint Software... Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ..Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox ..

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    Using diagnostic programs ..Lenovo support Web site ..Calling Lenovo ... . . Purchasing additional services ..

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    20 A per phase ....Lenovo product service information for Taiwan ....

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    User Guide...

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    Prevent your computer from getting wet. Protect the cables from being damaged. © Copyright Lenovo 2011 When your computer is turned on or the battery is charging, the base, the palm rest, and some other parts may become hot. The temperature they reach depends on the amount of system activity and the level of charge in the battery.

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    The information in this document does not alter the terms of your purchase agreement or the Lenovo Limited Warranty. For more information, see Chapter 3, “Warranty Information”in the Safety and Warranty Guide. The latest Safety and Warranty Guide has been uploaded to the Web site.

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    Note: If you notice these conditions with a product (such as an extension cord) that is not manufactured for or by Lenovo, stop using that product until you can contact the product manufacturer for further instructions, or until you get a suitable replacement.

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    customers to install options or replace CRUs. You must closely follow all instructions when installing or replacing parts. The Off state of a power indicator does not necessarily mean that voltage levels inside a product are zero. Before you remove the covers from a product equipped with a power cord, always make sure that the power is turned off and that the product is unplugged from any power source.

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    Never overload these devices. If power strips are used, the load should not exceed the power strip input rating. Consult an electrician for more information if you have questions about power loads, power requirements, and input ratings. © Copyright Lenovo 2011 , or...

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    Plugs and outlets DANGER If a receptacle (power outlet) that you intend to use with your computer equipment appears to be damaged or corroded, do not use the outlet until it is replaced by a qualified electrician. Do not bend or modify the plug. If the plug is damaged, contact the manufacturer to obtain a replacement.

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    In addition, many mobile products, such as notebook computers, utilize a rechargeable battery pack to provide system power when in portable mode. Batteries supplied by Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with approved parts.

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    Lithium coin cell battery notice DANGER Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. When replacing the lithium coin cell battery, use only the same or an equivalent type that is recommended by the manufacturer. The battery contains lithium and can explode if not properly used, handled, or disposed of.

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    • Do not restrict or block any ventilation openings. • Do not operate your computer inside furniture, as this might increase the risk of overheating. • Airflow temperatures into the computer should not exceed 35° C (95° F). © Copyright Lenovo 2011 xiii...

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    Electrical current safety information DANGER Electric current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid a shock hazard: • Do not use your computer during a lightning storm. • Do not connect or disconnect any cables or perform installation, maintenance, or reconfiguration of this product during an electrical storm.

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    50332-2 can be dangerous due to excessive sound pressure levels. If your Lenovo computer came with headphones or earphones in the package, as a set, the combination of the headphones or earphones and the computer already complies with the specifications of EN 50332-1.

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    Notice for users in the U.S.A. Many PC products and accessories contain cords, cables or wires, such as power cords or cords to connect the accessory to a PC. If this product has such a cord, cable or wire, then the following warning applies: WARNING Handling the cord on this product or cords associated with accessories sold with this product will expose you to lead, a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other...

  • Page 19: Chapter 1. Product Overview, Locating Computer Controls, Connectors, And Indicators

    • “Front view” on page 2 • “Right-side view” on page 6 • “Left-side view” on page 7 • “Rear view” on page 10 • “Bottom view” on page 9 • “Status indicators” on page 11 © Copyright Lenovo 2011...

  • Page 20: Front View

    Front view ThinkPad Edge E420 front view Figure 1. ThinkPad Edge E420 front view UltraConnect wireless antennas (left) Built-in microphone Power switch System-status indicators (illuminated ThinkPad logo) TrackPoint pointing stick Touch pad buttons Built-in stereo speaker (left) Volume control buttons UltraConnect™...

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    Built-in microphone The built-in microphone captures sound and voice when it is used with an application program capable of handling audio. Power switch Use the power switch to turn on the computer. To turn off your computer, use the Start menu shutdown options.

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    For details, refer to the instructions in “ThinkPad Edge E420 special keys” on page 27. ThinkPad Edge E520 front view Figure 2. ThinkPad Edge E520 front view UltraConnect wireless antennas (left) Built-in microphone Numeric keypad Fingerprint reader Built-in stereo speaker (right) TrackPoint pointing stick Touch pad buttons Built-in stereo speaker (left)

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    Built-in microphone The built-in microphone captures sound and voice when it is used with an application program capable of handling audio. Numeric keypad Your computer has a numeric keypad that can be used to quickly input numbers. Power switch Use the power switch to turn on the computer. To turn off your computer, use the Start menu shutdown options.

  • Page 24: Right-side View

    The TrackPoint and touch pad buttons provide functions similar to those of a mouse and its buttons. Volume control buttons The built-in volume buttons enable you to quickly adjust the volume or mute the sound from your computer. For details, refer to the instructions in “Thinkpad Edge E520 special keys” on page 28. Right-side view Figure 3.

  • Page 25: Left-side View

    Note: Your computer is compatible with USB 1.1 and 2.0. ExpressCard slot Your computer has the ExpressCard slot for a 34 mm-wide card. For details, refer to the instructions in “Using an ExpressCard or a Flash Media Card” on page 53. Optical drive Your computer has a slot for an optical drive.

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    Fan louvers (left) The internal fan and louvers enable air to circulate in the computer and cool the central processor. Note: To avoid impeding airflow, do not place any obstacle in front of the fan. Monitor connector You can attach an external monitor or a projector to your computer to display computer information. For details, refer to the instructions in “Attaching an external monitor”...

  • Page 27: Bottom View

    Note: Your computer does not support the Content Protection for Recordable Media (CPRM) feature for SD cards. For details, refer to the instructions in “Using an ExpressCard or a Flash Media Card” on page 53. Bottom view Figure 5. ThinkPad Edge E420 and E520 bottom view Battery PCI Express Mini Card slot for wireless WAN Hard disk drive...

  • Page 28: Rear View

    PCI Express Mini Card slot for wireless WAN Your computer might include a PCI Express Mini Card for wireless WAN in the PCI Express Mini Card slot which enables wireless WAN communications. Memory-upgrade slot You can increase the amount of memory in your computer by installing a memory module in the memory bay.

  • Page 29: Status Indicators

    DANGER To avoid the risk of electrical shock, do not connect the telephone cable to the Ethernet connector. You can only connect an Ethernet cable to this connector. Two indicators, to the lower right and left of the connector, show the status of the network connection. When your computer connects to a LAN and a session with the network is available, the lower right indicator is solid green.

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    System-status indicators Note: Your computer keyboard might look different from the illustration above. The illuminated dot in the ThinkPad logo on the outer lid of your computer and on the palm rest works as a system-status indicator: it shows whether the computer is in sleep (standby), hibernation, or normal mode. The meaning of the indicator is as follows: •...

  • Page 31: Locating Important Product Information

    Power-status indicators Your computer has an indicator that shows the status of ac power. Note: Your computer keyboard might look different from the illustration above. The meaning of the indicator is as follows: • Green: The ac power adapter is connected. If a battery is installed on the computer, it is charged when this indicator is green.

  • Page 32: Machine Type And Model Label, Fcc Id And Ic Certification Number Label

    Machine type and model label The machine type and model label identifies your computer. If you contact Lenovo for help, the machine type and model number will enable support technicians to identify your computer and provide the highest level of service.

  • Page 33: Certificate Of Authenticity Label, Features, Thinkpad Edge E420 Features

    If no integrated wireless PCI Express Mini Card has been preinstalled in your computer, you can install one. To do this, follow the procedure in Installing and replacing a PCI Express Mini Card for wireless LAN/WiMAX connection or Installing and replacing the PCI Express Mini Card for wireless WAN. Certificate of Authenticity label The Certificate of Authenticity label for the preinstalled operating system is attached.

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    Memory • Double data rate 3 (DDR3) synchronous dynamic random access memory Storage device • 2.5-inch (64 mm) hard disk drive Display The color display uses TFT technology: • Size: 14.0 inch (355.6 mm) • Resolution: – LCD: Up to 1366-by-768 –...

  • Page 35: Thinkpad Edge E520 Features

    ThinkPad Edge E520 features Processor • To see the system properties of your computer, click Start, right-click Computer (in Windows XP, My Computer); then from the pull down menu select Properties. Memory • Double data rate 3 (DDR3) synchronous dynamic random access memory Storage device •...

  • Page 36: Specifications, Thinkpad Edge E420 Specifications, Thinkpad Edge E520 Specifications

    • Integrated wireless WAN (on some models) • Integrated WiMAX (on some models) Security features • Fingerprint reader (on some models) Specifications ThinkPad Edge E420 specifications Size • Width: 343.4 mm (13.52 inch) • Depth: 234 mm (9.21 inch) • Height: 29.3 to 33.1 mm (1.15 to 1.30 inch) Heat output •...

  • Page 37: Operating Environment, Thinkvantage Technologies And Software

    Do not eat or smoke over your keyboard. Particles that fall into your keyboard can cause damage. ThinkVantage technologies and software Lenovo preinstalls on your PC useful and helpful software applications to help you get started, to stay productive while on the move and to keep you and your computer working. Lenovo offers enhanced security, wireless computing, data-migration and other solutions for your computer.

  • Page 38: Accessing Applications In Windows 7

    Note: If you do not find the application you need in Control Panel, open the Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools application navigation window and double-click the dimmed icon to install the application you need.

  • Page 39: Access Connections, Active Protection System

    Lenovo - Airbag Protection Lenovo - Web Conferencing Lenovo - Fingerprint Reader Lenovo - Notebook Fingerprint Reader Lenovo - System Health and Diagnostics Lenovo - 3G Mobile Broadband Lenovo - Password Vault Lenovo - Power Controls Lenovo - Factory Recovery Disks...

  • Page 40: Fingerprint Software, Lenovo Thinkvantage Tools, Lenovo Thinkvantage Toolbox, Message Center Plus

    • For Windows XP: Click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ ThinkVantage ➙ ThinkVantage Fingerprint Software. Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools The Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools program helps you work more easily and securely by providing easy access to various technologies, such as: • Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox •...

  • Page 41: Password Manager, Power Manager, Product Recovery, Rescue And Recovery, System Update

    (ThinkVantage applications, device drivers, UEFI Firmware updates, and other third party applications). Some examples of software that you should keep updated are programs provided by Lenovo, such as the Rescue and Recovery program. To open System Update, do the following: •...

  • Page 42: Thinkvantage Gps

    ThinkVantage GPS If the PCI Express Mini Card installed in your computer supports GPS, your computer can receive signals from GPS satellites and determine its location. If your computer is connected to the Internet, you can find your location on a real-time map provided by Google Maps or Microsoft Bing™ Maps. To open ThinkVantage GPS, do the following: •...

  • Page 43: Chapter 2. Using Your Computer, Registering Your Computer, Frequently Asked Questions

    “Using an ExpressCard or a Flash Media Card” on page 53 Registering your computer When you register your computer, information is entered into a database, which enables Lenovo to contact you in case of a recall or other severe problem. In addition, some locations offer extended privileges and services to registered users.

  • Page 44: Special Keys And Buttons

    67. Getting connected in different locations is a challenge? • To troubleshoot a wireless networking issue, see http://www.lenovo.com/support/faq • Take advantage of the networking features by use of Access Connections. • To learn more about using the wireless features of your computer, refer to “Wireless connections” on page 40.

  • Page 45: Thinkpad Edge E420 Special Keys

    ThinkPad Edge E420 special keys Your computer has several special keys . To take advantage of each function, directly press the desired key. Note: If you select “Default,” pressing F1–F12 initiates special functions illustrated on each key. If you select “Legacy,”...

  • Page 46: Thinkpad Edge E520 Special Keys

    Switch between the computer display and an external monitor. Windows will show these display options: • Computer display only (LCD) • Computer display and external monitor (same image) • Computer display and external monitor (the Extend desktop function) • External monitor only Note: To switch between the computer display and an external monitor, the Win+P key combination is also available.

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    Volume and mute keys To quickly adjust the volume of the sound from your computer, mute the sound entirely, set the microphone to mute, or control the video output from the integrated camera, press one of the following keys. Speaker mute (F1) Speaker volume down (F2) Speaker volume up (F3) If you mute the sound and then turn off your computer, the sound will remain muted when you turn on your...

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    Note: To switch between the computer display and an external monitor, the Win+P key combination is also available. Note: This function is not supported if different desktop images are displayed on the computer display and the external monitor (the Extend desktop function). Note: This function does not work while a DVD movie or a video clip is playing.

  • Page 49: Using The Ultranav Pointing Device, Using The Trackpoint Pointing Device

    Using the UltraNav pointing device Your computer may come with the UltraNav pointing device. The UltraNav consists of the TrackPoint and the touch pad, each of which is itself a pointing device with both basic and extended functions. You can configure both devices by choosing the settings you prefer, as follows: •...

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    Note: Your computer keyboard may look slightly different from the illustration above. If you are not familiar with the TrackPoint, these instructions will help you get started: 1. Place your hands in the typing position, and press gently with either index finger on the pointing stick in the direction in which you want the pointer to move.

  • Page 51: Using The Touch Pad

    Note: If you replace the keyboard, a new keyboard is shipped with the default cap. If you wish, you can keep the cap from your old keyboard and use it on the new one. Using the touch pad The touch pad consists of a pad and two click buttons below the TrackPoint buttons at the bottom of the keyboard.

  • Page 52: Behavior Of The Ultranav And An External Mouse

    For Windows 7: 1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel. 2. Click Hardware and Sound, and then click Mouse. 3. Click the UltraNav tab and proceed to customizing the touch pad. For Windows XP: 1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel. 2.

  • Page 53: Power Management, Checking Battery Status, Using The Ac Power Adapter

    3. Click the UltraNav tab. 4. Select the check box for Show UltraNav icon on the system tray. 5. Click OK or Apply. For Windows XP: 1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel. 2. Click Printers and Other Hardware, and then click Mouse. 3.

  • Page 54: Charging The Battery, Maximizing Battery Life, Managing Your Battery Power

    3. Plug the power cord into an electrical outlet. Tips on using the ac power adapter • When the ac power adapter is not in use, disconnect it from the electrical outlet. • Do not bind the power cord tightly around the ac power adapter transformer pack when it is connected to the transformer.

  • Page 55: Power-saving Modes

    • For Windows XP: Click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ ThinkVantage ➙ Power Manager. For more information about the Power Manager program, refer to the on-line help of the program. Power-saving modes There are several modes that you can use at any time to conserve power. This section introduces each mode and gives tips on the effective use of the battery power.

  • Page 56: Handling The Battery

    Do not attempt to disassemble or modify the battery pack. Attempting to do so can cause an explosion, or liquid leakage from the battery pack. A battery pack other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery pack is not covered by the warranty.

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    The battery pack is a consumable supply. If your battery begins to discharge too quickly, replace the battery pack with a new one of the type recommended by Lenovo. For more information on replacing the battery pack, contact your Customer Support Center.

  • Page 58: Connecting To The Network, Ethernet Connections, Wireless Connections

    Connecting to the network Your computer has one or more network adapters for connecting to the Internet and to your company's wired LAN or wireless LAN network. Note: Some models come with a built-in wireless WAN card enabling you to establish wireless connections over remote public or private networks.

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    Making wireless LAN connections Your computer comes with a built-in wireless networking card and a configuration utility to help you make wireless connections and monitor the status of your connection, so that you can stay connected to your network while you are in the office, in a meeting room, or at home, with no need for a wired connection. Attention: •...

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    Using Bluetooth For Windows 7 If your computer is equipped with the Integrated Bluetooth features, you can enable or disable the features by pressing F9. If you press F9, a list of wireless features is displayed. You can enable or disable the Bluetooth features with a single click.

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    If you are using Windows XP and want to use the Microsoft standard Bluetooth features, install the software by following the instructions in “Installing the Microsoft Bluetooth software in Windows XP” on page 44. For information about how to use the Bluetooth function, do as follows: 1.

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    The Bluetooth Setup Wizard has the following capabilities: • Finding all Bluetooth-enabled devices that can provide services • Finding a specific Bluetooth-enabled device that you want to use, and configuring the services on that device • Configuring the Bluetooth-enabled services on your computer that are provided for remote devices •...

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    2. Click Start ➙ Run. 3. Type C:\SWTOOLS\Drivers\TPBTooth\Setup.exe (or specify the full path to the setup.exe file you have downloaded from http://www.lenovo.com/support); then click OK. 4. Click Next. 5. Select I accept the terms in the license agreement; then click Next.

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    You can find more detailed information about the signal strength and status of your wireless connection by opening Access Connections or by right-clicking the Access Connections Gauge in the task bar and selecting View Status of Wireless Connection. • Access Connections Gauge states: wireless LAN –...

  • Page 65: Using A Projector Or External Display, Changing Display Settings

    – Power to the wireless radio is on. The signal strength of the wireless connection is poor. To improve signal strength, move your system closer to the wireless access point. • Wireless status icon states: wireless WAN – Power to the WAN radio is off –...

  • Page 66: Connecting A Projector Or External Display

    For Windows XP: 1. Right-click on the desktop, and click Properties. The Display Properties window opens. 2. Click the Appearance tab. 3. Under Font Size, click Large Fonts or Extra Large Fonts. 4. Click Apply to apply the settings. 5. Click OK. If you are prompted to restart the computer after you click OK or Apply, the change will take effect after the computer restarts.

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    • If the external TFT monitor you connect has an analog interface, flickers or ripples may appear on some displays, such as the shutdown screen of Windows. This is caused by the external TFT monitor, and cannot be fixed by adjusting the external TFT monitor or the computer side settings. Setting the monitor types To set your monitor type, do as follows: For Windows 7:...

  • Page 68: Using Dual Displays

    11. Click Update Driver. The Hardware Update Wizard appears. 12. Click No, not this time, and then click Next. 13. Select Install from a list or specific location (Advanced), and then click Next. 14. Select Don't search. I will choose the driver to install, and then click Next. 15.

  • Page 69: Using Audio Features

    1. Connect the external monitor to the monitor connector; then connect the monitor to an electrical outlet. 2. Turn on the external monitor. 3. Press F6, then select Extend. To change the resolution for each monitor, do as follows: 1. Right-click on the desktop, and click Screen resolution. 2.

  • Page 70: Using An Integrated Camera, Using Optical Drive

    • Recording and playback of PCM and WAV files in 16-bit or 24-bit format. • Playback of a WAV file at a sample rate of 44.1KHz to 192 KHz. • Playback of MIDI files through a Wave table synthesizer under Microsoft Windows operating systems. •...

  • Page 71: Using An Expresscard Or A Flash Media Card, Inserting A Card

    Using an ExpressCard or a Flash Media Card Your computer has the following card slots: • One ExpressCard slot • One Media Card Reader slot The Media Card Reader slot supports the following cards: • SD card • SDHC card •...

  • Page 72: Removing The Card

    1. Open Control Panel. 2. Click Hardware and Sound. 3. Click Device Manager. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. 4. From the Action menu, select Add legacy hardware. The Add Hardware Wizard starts. 5.

  • Page 73: Copyright Lenovo, Chapter 3. You And Your Computer, Accessibility And Comfort, Ergonomic Information

    By keeping these considerations in mind, you can improve performance and achieve greater comfort. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to our customers with disabilities. Refer to our accessibility information which outlines our efforts in this area.

  • Page 74: Adjusting Your Computer To Fit You

    Note that there are many ThinkPad product solutions available to help you modify and expand your computer to best suit your needs. Access the following Web site to view some of these options: http://www.lenovo.com/accessories/services/index.html. Explore your options for and external products that can provide the adjustability and features that you want.

  • Page 75: Accessibility Information, Traveling With Your Computer, Travel Tips

    Accessibility information Lenovo is committed to providing people with disabilities greater access to information and technology. As a result, the following information provides ways to help users that have hearing, vision, and mobility limitations get the most out of their computer experience.

  • Page 76: Travel Accessories

    1. While it is safe to allow your computer to go through the x ray machines at airport security stations, it is important to keep your eyes on the computer at all times to prevent theft. 2. Consider bringing an airplane or automobile adapter for your computer. 3.

  • Page 77: Chapter 4. Security, Attaching A Mechanical Lock, Using Passwords

    Refer to the instructions shipped with the mechanical lock. Note: You are responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking devices and security features. Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of locking devices and security features.

  • Page 78: Passwords And Sleep (standby) Mode, Typing Passwords, Power-on Password

    • “Hard disk security” on page 64 • “Supervisor password” on page 63 Passwords and sleep (standby) mode If you have set passwords and you put your computer into sleep (standby) mode, the procedure for resuming operation is as follows: •...

  • Page 79: Hard Disk Passwords

    10. Commit your password to memory. Note: You might want to note your power-on password in a safe place. Otherwise, if you forget it, you have to take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative to have the password canceled.

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    Lenovo cannot reset your passwords or recover data from the hard disk. You must take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative to have the hard disk drive replaced. Proof of purchase is required, and a fee will be charged for parts and service.

  • Page 81: Supervisor Password

    • To change the master hard disk password, type the current master hard disk password in the Enter Current Password field. Then type the new master hard disk password in the Enter New Password field, and retype the password you just entered to verify it in the Confirm New Password field. Press Enter, and a Setup Notice window is displayed.

  • Page 82: Hard Disk Security

    Attention: You might want to note your password and keep it in a safe place. If you forget your supervisor password, Lenovo can not reset your password. You must take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a Lenovo marketing representative to have the system board replaced. Proof of purchase is required, and a fee will be charged for parts and service.

  • Page 83: Using A Fingerprint Reader

    To use the integrated fingerprint reader, begin by enrolling your fingerprint as follows: 1. Turn on your computer. 2. To start Lenovo Fingerprint software, refer to “Fingerprint Software” on page 22. 3. Follow the instructions on the screen to enroll your fingerprint. For details, refer to the Help for the program.

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    2. Apply light pressure and swipe your finger across the reader in one smooth motion. Note: Your computer keyboard might look different from the illustration above. Care for the fingerprint reader The following actions could damage the fingerprint reader or cause it not to work properly: •...

  • Page 85: Using And Understanding Firewalls, Protecting Data Against Viruses

    (pay service) specifically developed for the purpose. For disposing of data on the hard disk drive, Lenovo provides such software as PC Doctor for DOS and the Secure Data Disposal tool. Software provides the interface for full erasure of the contents of a hard disk. To download either application, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/support...

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    For more information about how to use your antivirus software, refer to the help system of your antivirus software. User Guide...

  • Page 87: Chapter 5. Recovery Overview, Creating And Using Recovery Media

    Chapter 5. Recovery overview This chapter provides information about the recovery solutions provided by Lenovo. This chapter contains the following topics: • “Creating and using recovery media” on page 69 • “Performing backup and recovery operations” on page 71 •...

  • Page 88: Creating Recovery Media, Using Recovery Media

    “creating Product Recovery discs.” • To create recovery media on the Windows 7 operating system, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Factory Recovery Disks. Then, follow the instructions on the screen.

  • Page 89: Performing Backup And Recovery Operations, Performing A Backup Operation, Performing A Recovery Operation

    • To perform a backup operation using the Rescue and Recovery program on the Windows 7 operating system, do the following: 1. From the Windows desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Enhanced Backup and Restore. The Rescue and Recovery program opens.

  • Page 90: Using The Rescue And Recovery Workspace

    4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the recovery operation. • To perform a recovery operation using the Rescue and Recovery program on the Windows XP operating system, do the following: 1. From the Windows desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ ThinkVantage ➙ Rescue and Recovery. The Rescue and Recovery program opens.

  • Page 91: Creating And Using A Rescue Medium, Creating A Rescue Medium, Using A Rescue Medium

    • To create a rescue medium on the Windows 7 operating system, do the following: 1. From the Windows desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Enhanced Backup and Restore. The Rescue and Recovery program opens.

  • Page 92: Reinstalling Preinstalled Applications And Device Drivers

    3. On the Startup Device Menu, select the desired optical drive as the first boot device. Then, insert the rescue disc into the optical drive and press Enter. The rescue medium starts. • If you have created a rescue medium using a USB hard disk drive, use the following instructions to use the rescue medium: 1.

  • Page 93: Solving Recovery Problems

    Double-click the file, and follow the instructions on the screen. Attention: If you need updated device drivers, do not download them from the Windows Update Web site. Obtain them from Lenovo. For more information, see “Making sure device drivers are current” on page 126. Solving recovery problems...

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    User Guide...

  • Page 95: Chapter 6. Replacing Devices, Static Electricity Prevention, Replacing The Battery

    Replacing the battery Before you start, print these instructions. This system may not support batteries that are not genuine Lenovo-made or authorized. These systems will continue to boot, but may not charge unauthorized batteries. Attention: Lenovo has no responsibility for the performance or safety of unauthorized batteries, and provides no warranties for failures or damage arising out of their use.

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    If the rechargeable battery pack is incorrectly replaced, there is danger of an explosion. The battery pack contains a small amount of harmful substances. To avoid possible injury: • Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. • Keep the battery pack away from fire.

  • Page 97: Replacing The Hard Disk Drive

    Before you start, print these instructions. You can replace the hard disk drive with a new one which can be purchased from your Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative. To replace the hard disk drive, read the following prerequisites, and select your model from the list below for instruction.

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    3. Remove the battery. For more information about how to remove the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 4. Loosen the screws , and then remove the cover 5. Remove the screws , and then slide the hard disk drive towards the front of the system User Guide...

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    6. Remove the hard disk drive by lifting its upper side. 7. Place the new hard disk drive from the lower side as shown in the picture. 8. Slide the hard disk drive firmly into the connector , and then reinstall the screws Chapter 6 Replacing devices...

  • Page 100: Replacing The Optical Drive, Thinkpad Edge E420

    9. Attach the cover , pivot it downwards, and then tighten the screws 10. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 11. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and the cables to the computer. Replacing the optical drive ThinkPad Edge E420 Before you start, print these instructions.

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    5. Loosen the screw. 6. Pull out the drive. To install a repaired drive or a new one, do as follows: Chapter 6 Replacing devices...

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    1. Insert the drive in the bay, and then press it firmly into the connector. 2. Reinstall the screw. 3. Attach the cover , pivot it downwards, and then tighten the screws 4. Put the battery in place. User Guide...

  • Page 103: Thinkpad Edge E520

    5. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and the cables to the computer; then turn it on. ThinkPad Edge E520 Before you start, print these instructions. An optical drive is preinstalled in the bay. If it needs to be repaired, remove it as follows: 1.

  • Page 104: For Wireless Wan

    1. Insert the drive in the bay, and then press it firmly to the connector. 2. Reinstall the screw , and tighten it 3. Put the battery in place. 4. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and the cables to the computer; then turn it on.

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    DANGER Electric current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid shock hazard, disconnect the cables before opening the cover of this slot. Attention: Before you start installing a PCI Express Mini Card, touch a metal table or a grounded metal object.

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    5. If a tool for removing connectors is included in the package with the new card, use it to disconnect the cables from the card. If no such tool is included, disconnect the cables by picking up the connectors with your fingers and gently unplugging them. 6.

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    7. Align the contact edge of the new PCI Express Mini Card with the corresponding socket . Pivot the card until you can snap it into place. Secure the card with the screw 8. Connect the antenna cables to the new PCI Express Mini Card as shown in the drawing. 9.

  • Page 108: For Wireless Lan/wimax Connection

    10. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 11. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and cables to the computer; then turn it on. Installing and replacing a PCI Express Mini Card for wireless LAN/WiMAX connection Before you start, print these instructions.

  • Page 109

    5. If a tool for removing connectors is included in the package with the new card, use it to disconnect the cables from the card. If no such tool is included, disconnect the cables by picking up the connectors with your fingers and gently unplugging them. 6.

  • Page 110

    7. Align the contact edge of the new PCI Express Mini Card with the corresponding socket . Pivot the card until you can snap it into place. Secure the card with the screw 8. Connect the antenna cables to the new PCI Express Mini Card as shown in the drawing. 9.

  • Page 111: Replacing Memory

    10. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 11. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and cables to the computer; then turn it on. Replacing memory Before you start, print these instructions.

  • Page 112

    5. If the two SO-DIMMs are already in the memory slots, press out on the latches on both edges of the socket at the same time , and then remove an SO-DIMM sure to save it for future use. 6. Find the notch on the contact edge side of the SO-DIMM you are installing. Attention: To avoid damaging the SO-DIMM, do not touch its contact edge.

  • Page 113: Replacing The Keyboard, Thinkpad Edge E420

    10. Attach the cover , pivot it downwards, and then tighten the screws 11. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to Reinstall the battery. 12. Turn the computer over again and reconnect the cables. Replacing the keyboard Before you start, print these instructions.

  • Page 114

    4. Loosen the screws , and then remove the cover 5. Remove the screws 6. Push hard in the direction shown by the arrows in the drawing to unlatch the front side of the keyboard. The keyboard will open up slightly User Guide...

  • Page 115

    7. Remove the cables been removed. Installing the keyboard To install the keyboard, do the following: 1. Attach the cables. by flipping the connectors upwards. Now the keyboard has Chapter 6 Replacing devices...

  • Page 116

    2. Insert the keyboard. Make sure that the rear edges of the keyboard are under the frame, as shown by the arrows. 3. Slide the keyboard as shown by the arrows. 4. Reinstall the screws User Guide...

  • Page 117

    5. Attach the cover , pivot it downwards, and then tighten the screws 6. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 7. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and cables to the computer; then turn it on. ThinkPad Edge E520 Removing the keyboard To remove the keyboard, do the following:...

  • Page 118

    5. Remove the screws 6. Push hard in the direction shown by the arrows in the drawing to unlatch the front side of the keyboard. The keyboard will open up slightly User Guide...

  • Page 119

    7. Remove the cables been removed. Installing the keyboard To install the keyboard, do the following: 1. Attach the cables. by flipping the connectors upwards. Now the keyboard has Chapter 6 Replacing devices...

  • Page 120

    2. Insert the keyboard. Make sure that the rear edges of the keyboard are under the frame, as shown by the arrows. 3. Slide the keyboard as shown by the arrows. User Guide...

  • Page 121: Replacing The Sim Card

    4. Reinstall the screws 5. Attach the cover , pivot it downwards, and then tighten the screws 6. Reinstall the battery. For more information about how to reinstall the battery, refer to “Replacing the battery” on page 77. 7. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and cables to the computer; then turn it on. Replacing the SIM card Before you start, print these instructions.

  • Page 122

    Note: The SIM card is identified by the IC chip mounted on one side of the card. Replacement instructions To replace the SIM card, do as follows: 1. Turn off the computer; then disconnect the ac power adapter and all cables from the computer. 2.

  • Page 123: Chapter 7. Enhancing Your Computer, Finding Thinkpad Options

    Options include memory, storage, networking adapters, and port replicators, batteries, power adapters, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice, and more. You can shop at Lenovo 24 hours a day, 7 days a week directly over the World Wide Web. All you need is an Internet connection and a credit card.

  • Page 124

    User Guide...

  • Page 125: Chapter 8. Advanced Configuration, Installing A New Operating System, Before You Begin

    UEFI/Legacy Boot setting must be the same as it was when the Windows OS image was installed. Or, you will see an error. For the country or region code required in the installation, use one of the following: Country or region: Code • China: SC © Copyright Lenovo 2011...

  • Page 126: Installing Windows 7

    • Denmark: DK • Finland: FI • France: FR • Germany: GR • Italy: IT • Japan: JP • Netherlands: NL • Norway: NO • Spain: SP • Sweden: SV • Taiwan and Hong Kong: TC • United States: US Installing Windows 7 To install Windows 7 and its related software on your computer, do as follows: 1.

  • Page 127: Installing Windows Xp

    not true: If you remove the hard disk drive from a computer with a dual-core processor and install it on a computer with a single-core processor, you cannot get access to the hard disk drive. Installing Windows XP Before you start, print these instructions. Note: Your computer supports Windows XP with Service Pack 3.

  • Page 128

    17. Install the Intel Chipset Support for Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7. To do this, refer to “Installing Intel Chipset Support for Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7” on page 112. 18. Apply the PCMCIA Power Policy Registry Patch. To do this, go to C:\SWTOOLS\OSFIXES\PCMCIAPW\, double-click install.bat, and then follow the instructions that appear on the screen. 19.

  • Page 129: Installing Device Drivers, Installing The Driver For 4-in-1 Media Card Reader

    Installing the driver for 4-in-1 media card reader To use the 4-in-1 media card reader, you need to download and install the Ricoh Multi Card Reader Driver for Windows 7/Vista and Windows XP x86/x64. To download it, go to the Lenovo Web site at: http://www.lenovo.com/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=HOME-LENOVO...

  • Page 130: Installing Intel Chipset Support For Windows 2000/xp/vista/7, Installing Drivers And Software

    Note: If you cannot find the Supplement files, device drivers, and application software you need on your hard disk drive, or if you want to receive updates and the latest information about them, refer to the ThinkPad Web site at: http://www.lenovo.com/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=tpad-matrix User Guide...

  • Page 131: Thinkpad Setup

    ThinkPad Setup Your computer provides a program, called ThinkPad Setup, that enables you to select various setup parameters. To start ThinkPad Setup, do as follows: 1. To protect yourself against accidental loss of data, back up your computer registry. See “Performing backup and recovery operations”...

  • Page 132: Config Menu, Date And Time Menu, Security Menu

    8. Select Restart. Move the cursor to the option you want for restarting your computer; then press Enter. Your computer restarts. Config menu If you need to change the configuration of your computer, select Config from the ThinkPad Setup menu. Notes: •...

  • Page 133: Startup Menu

    • Memory Protection: Specify the settings for the Data Execution Prevention feature. • Virtualization: Enable or disable the settings for Intel Virtualization Technology and Intel VT-d Feature. • I/O Port Access: Enable or disable the access to individual I/O ports. •...

  • Page 134: Restart Menu

    1. Select Boot; then press Enter. You can use the Boot submenu to specify the startup sequence that runs when you turn on the power. Refer to “Boot submenu” on page 116. 2. Select the device you want to start first. 3.

  • Page 135: Thinkpad Setup Items

    ThinkPad Setup items The following tables show the contents of the “Config menu items” on page 117, the “Security menu items” on page 120, and the “Startup menu” on page 122 of the ThinkPad Setup. Note: Some items are displayed on the menu only if the computer supports the corresponding features. Notes: •...

  • Page 136

    Table 4. Config menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Keyboard/Mouse Fn and Ctrl Key swap Fn Key Lock Change to “F1–F12 keys” Display Boot Display Device Graphics Device OS Detection for Switchable Graphics Power Intel SpeedStep technology (Intel SpeedStep mounted models only) User Guide Selection...

  • Page 137

    Table 4. Config menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Optical Drive Speed CPU Power Management PCI Express Power management Beep and Alarm Power Control Beep Low Battery Alarm Password Beep Keyboard Beep Serial ATA (SATA) SATA Controller Mode Option Selection Comments •...

  • Page 138

    Table 4. Config menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Core Multi-Processing Intel Hyper-Threading Technology Security menu items Table 5. Security menu items Menu item Submenu item Password UEFI Update Option Flash UEFI Updating by End-Users Memory Protection Execution Prevention User Guide Selection Comments...

  • Page 139

    Table 5. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Virtualization Intel Virtualization Technology Intel VT-d Feature Ethernet LAN I/O Port Access Wireless LAN WiMAX Wireless WAN Bluetooth USB Port ExpressCard Slot Optical eSATA Port Memory Card Slot Integrated Camera Microphone Fingerprint Reader Selection...

  • Page 140

    Table 5. Security menu items (continued) Menu item Submenu item Anti-Theft Intel AT Module Activation Computrace Module Activation Startup menu items Table 6. Startup menu items Menu item Boot Network Boot UEFI/Legacy Boot UEFI/Legacy Boot Priority User Guide Selection • Disabled •...

  • Page 141: Updating Your System Uefi Bios

    Table 6. Startup menu items (continued) Menu item Boot Mode Option Keys Display Boot Device List F12 Option Boot Order Lock Updating your system UEFI BIOS The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) BIOS is a part of the system programs that make up the basic layer of software built into your computer.

  • Page 142

    To update your UEFI BIOS, go to the following Web site and follow the instructions on the screen: http://www.lenovo.com/support/site.wss/document.do?sitestyle=lenovo&lndocid=tpad-matrix User Guide...

  • Page 143: Chapter 9. Preventing Problems, General Tips For Preventing Problems

    9. Profile your machine at http://www.lenovo.com/think/support to keep up to date with current drivers and revisions. 10. Keep up to date for device drivers on other non-Lenovo hardware. You might want to read the device driver information release notes prior to updating for compatibility or known issues.

  • Page 144: Making Sure Device Drivers Are Current, Getting The Latest Drivers From The Web Site

    This may eliminate the driver as the potential cause of the problem. Getting the latest drivers from the Web site You can download and install updated device drivers from the Lenovo Web site by doing the following: 1. Connect to the Internet.

  • Page 145: Taking Care Of Your Computer

    Taking care of your computer Although your computer is designed to function reliably in normal work environments, you need to use common sense in handling it. By following these important tips, you will get the most use and enjoyment out of your computer. Be careful about where and how you work DANGER Your computer has an Ethernet connector.

  • Page 146

    Take care in setting passwords • Remember your passwords. If you forget a supervisor or hard disk password, Lenovo will not reset it, and you might have to replace your system board or hard disk drive.

  • Page 147: Cleaning The Cover Of Your Computer

    Cleaning the cover of your computer Occasionally clean your computer as follows: 1. Prepare a mixture of a gentle kitchen-use detergent (one that does not contain abrasive powder or strong chemicals such as acid or alkaline). Use 5 parts water to 1 part detergent. 2.

  • Page 148

    User Guide...

  • Page 149: Chapter 10. Troubleshooting Computer Problems, Diagnosing Programs, Using Lenovo Thinkvantage Toolbox, Troubleshooting

    Note: If your system is running and the User Guide is accessible, see the User Guide. If your computer is not operating properly, you may be able to diagnose the problem by having Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox test components of your computer.

  • Page 150: Computer Stops Responding, Spills On The Keyboard

    Computer stops responding Print these instructions now and keep it with your computer for reference later. If your computer is completely unresponsive (you cannot use the UltraNav pointing device or the keyboard), do the following steps: 1. Push and hold the power switch until the machine turns off. After the computer is turned off, restart by pressing the power switch.

  • Page 151: Error Messages

    Note: If you want to replace your keyboard, contact the Customer Support Center. Refer to “Calling Lenovo” on page 158. Error messages • Message: 0175: Bad CRC1, stop POST task. Solution: The EEPROM checksum is not correct (block #6). Have the computer serviced.

  • Page 152

    – If the computer stops during the test, have the computer serviced. • Message: 0230: Shadow RAM error. Solution: The shadow RAM failed. Test your computer's memory with Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox. If you added a memory module just before turning the computer on, reinstall it. Then test the memory with Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox.

  • Page 153

    Turn the computer off; then turn it on to start the ThinkPad Setup. Verify the configuration and then restart the computer either by choosing the Exit Saving Changes option under the Restart item or by pressing F10. If you still see the same error code, have the computer serviced. •...

  • Page 154: Errors Without Messages

    – If the memory size has been changed, re-create the hibernation file. • Message: Operating system not found. Solution: Verify the following: – The hard disk drive is correctly installed. – A startable disc is in the drive. If you still see the same error message, check the boot sequence using ThinkPad Setup. •...

  • Page 155: Beep Errors, Memory Problems

    – The ac power adapter is connected to the computer and the power cord is plugged into a working electrical outlet. – The computer is turned on. (Turn the power switch on again for confirmation.) If a power-on password is set: –...

  • Page 156: Networking

    4. Verify the proper memory configuration and compatibility including the maximum memory size and the memory speed. For details, refer to the instructions in “Replacing memory” on page 93. 5. Run Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox. Networking The following are the most common networking problems: Ethernet problems •...

  • Page 157

    • Problem: The adapter stops working for no apparent reason. Solution: The network driver files may be corrupt or missing. Update the driver by referring to the “Solution” description for the procedure to make sure that the correct device driver is installed in the preceding problem.

  • Page 158

    5. If you are using Headset profile, select Bluetooth Hands-free Audio and click the Set Default button. If you are using AV profile, select Stereo Audio and click the Set Default button. 6. Click OK to close the Sound window. •...

  • Page 159

    Solution: Make sure that the connected computer has its own default business card application and that the card is ready for communication. Make sure that the security settings on the connected computer allow you to download the business card. • Problem: You cannot send a business card to the connected computer. Solution: Make sure that your computer has its own default business card application and that the card is ready for communication.

  • Page 160: Keyboard And Other Pointing Devices

    4. Click the System icon. 5. Click the Hardware tab. 6. Click the Device Manager button. The Device Manager window opens. 7. Check whether the words “Bluetooth Device” appear in the device listing in the window. If the words “Bluetooth Radio” appear in the device listing, the Microsoft Bluetooth software is installed on your computer.

  • Page 161: Display And Multimedia Devices

    3. Click Mouse, and then click the UltraNav tab. For Windows XP: 1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel. 2. Click Printers and Other Hardware. 3. Click Mouse, and then click the UltraNav tab. Keyboard problems • Problem: All or some keys on the keyboard do not work. Solution: Make sure that the correct device driver is installed.

  • Page 162

    – The screen resolution and color quality are correctly set. – The monitor type is correct. To check these settings, do the following: For Windows 7: 1. Right-click on the desktop, and click Screen resolution. 2. Click Advanced Settings. 3. Click the Adapter tab. 4.

  • Page 163

    External monitor problems • Problem: The external monitor is blank. Solution: To bring up the image, press F6 and select the desired monitor. If the problem persists, do the following: 1. Connect the external monitor to another computer to make sure it works. 2.

  • Page 164

    Note: If your computer cannot detect the external monitor, click the Detect button. 4. Click the icon for the desired monitor (the Monitor-2 icon is for the external monitor). 5. Click Advanced Settings. 6. Click the Monitor tab. Check the monitor information window to make sure that the monitor type is correct.

  • Page 165

    • Problem: The screen is unreadable or distorted. Solution: Make sure that the monitor information is correct. (Refer to the “Solution” for setting a higher resolution on the external monitor.) Make sure that the appropriate monitor type is selected. (Refer to the “Solution” for setting a higher resolution on the external monitor.) Make sure that an appropriate refresh rate is selected by doing the following: For Windows 7:...

  • Page 166

    8. Click the Monitor-2 icon (for the external monitor). 9. Select the Resolution of the secondary display. 10. Set the relative position of the each monitor by dragging its icon. You can set the monitors in any relative position, but the icons must touch each other. 11.

  • Page 167

    Solution: Make sure the built-in audio device is configured correctly. For Windows 7: 1. Click Start ➙ Control Panel. 2. Click Hardware and Sound. 3. Click Device Manager. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

  • Page 168: Fingerprint Reader Problems

    Solution: The slider might be grayed out. This means that its position is fixed by the hardware and cannot be changed. • Problem: The volume sliders do not stay in place when some audio applications are used. Solution: It is normal for the sliders to change position when certain sound applications are used. The applications are aware of the Volume Mixer window (in Windows XP, Volume Control window) and are allowed to change the settings themselves.

  • Page 169: Battery And Power

    Battery and power This section tells what to do if you have a battery and power problem. This section includes five topics: Battery, ac power adapter, Power, Power button, Startup and Sleep (standby) and hibernation. Check these topics to find the related information. Battery problems •...

  • Page 170

    If you receive an error message while the operating system is loading the desktop configuration after the POST is completed, check the following items: 1. Visit the Lenovo Support Web site at http://www.lenovo.com/think/support and search for the error message. User Guide...

  • Page 171

    2. Visit the Microsoft Knowledge Base homepage at http://support.microsoft.com/ and search for the error message. Sleep (standby) and hibernation problems • Problem: The computer enters sleep (standby) mode unexpectedly. Solution: If the processor overheats, the computer automatically enter sleep (standby) mode to allow the computer to cool and to protect the processor and other internal components.

  • Page 172: Drives And Other Storage Devices

    Solution: If the wakeup function is enabled, the computer consumes small amount of power. This is not a defect. For details, refer to “Power-saving modes” on page 37. Drives and other storage devices This section includes hard disk drive problems and optical drive problems. Hard disk drive problems •...

  • Page 173: Software Problems

    – CD-ROM or CD-ROM XA – Multisession photo CD – Video CD – DVD-ROM (DVD-video) • Problem: When you try to write to a DVD-RAM disc that has been loaded into a DVD-RAM/CD-RW combination drive on your computer, the following error message may be displayed in Windows XP: “The disc in the drive is not a writable CD or it is full.

  • Page 174: Ports And Connectors

    2. Click Performance and Maintenance, and click System. 3. Click the Hardware tab, and click the Device Manager button. Refer to Using Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox and run Lenovo ThinkVantage Toolbox for a diagnostic test of the USB connector. User Guide...

  • Page 175: Chapter 11. Getting Support, Before You Contact Lenovo, Register Your Computer, Download System Updates

    Register your computer Register your ThinkPad products with Lenovo, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/register. This can help authorities return your computer to you if it is lost or stolen. Registering your computer also enables Lenovo to notify you about possible technical information and upgrades.

  • Page 176: Getting Help And Service, Using Diagnostic Programs, Lenovo Support Web Site, Calling Lenovo

    Lenovo to assist you. This section contains information about where to go for additional information about Lenovo and our products, what to do if you experience a problem with your computer, and whom to call for service should it be necessary.

  • Page 177

    • Lenovo hardware repair - If the problem is determined to be caused by Lenovo hardware under warranty, trained service personnel are available to provide the applicable level of service.

  • Page 178

    Table 8. World-wide telephone list (continued) Country or Region Brazil Brunei Canada Caribbean (Bermuda, Jamaica, and Tortola) Chile China China (Hong Kong S.A.R.) China (Macau S.A.R.) Colombia Costa Rica Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Estonia Finland France...

  • Page 179

    Table 8. World-wide telephone list (continued) Country or Region Greece Guatemala Honduras Hungary India Indonesia Ireland Israel Italy Japan Korea Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Malaysia Malta Mexico Middle East Netherlands New Zealand Nicaragua Norway Telephone Number +30-210-680-1700 1800-624-0051 (Spanish) Tegucigalpa: 232-4222 San Pedro Sula: 552-2234 (Spanish) + 36 1 3825716...

  • Page 180

    United Kingdom United States Uruguay User Guide Telephone Number 206-6047 001-866-434-2080 (Lenovo Customer Support Center- toll free) (Spanish) 0-800-50-866 (Spanish) 1800-1601-0033 (Local number only) +603 8315 6858 (DID) (English and Filipino) +48 22 760-73-00 (Polski) +351 21 892 7046 (Portuguese)

  • Page 181: Purchasing Additional Services

    Country or Region Venezuela Vietnam In all other countries and regions, contact your Lenovo reseller or marketing representative, or visit the Lenovo support Web site at http://www.lenovo.com/think/support. Purchasing additional services During and after the warranty period, you can purchase additional services, such as support for Lenovo and non-Lenovo hardware, operating systems, and application programs;...

  • Page 182

    User Guide...

  • Page 183: Information, Wireless Related Information

    Usage environment and your health Integrated wireless cards emit radio frequency electromagnetic energy like other radio devices. However, the level of energy emitted is far much less than the electromagnetic energy emitted by wireless devices like for example mobile phones. © Copyright Lenovo 2011...

  • Page 184: Location Of The Ultraconnect Wireless Antennas

    Due to the fact that integrated wireless cards operate within the guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes they are safe for use by consumers. These standards and recommendations reflect the consensus of the scientific community and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature.

  • Page 185: Locating Wireless Regulatory Notices

    For more information about the wireless regulatory notices, refer to the Regulatory Notice shipped with your computer. If your computer is shipped without the Regulatory Notice, you can find it on the Web site at: http://www.lenovo.com/support To view the Regulatory Notice on the Web site, do the following: Appendix A. Regulatory information...

  • Page 186: Export Classification Notice, Electronic Emission Notices, Federal Communications Commission Declaration Of Conformity

    • Consult an authorized dealer or service representative for help. Lenovo is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than specified or recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment.

  • Page 187: European Union - Compliance To The Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive, German Class B Compliance Statement

    Geräte der Klasse B. Dieses Gerät ist berechtigt, in Übereinstimmung mit dem Deutschen EMVG das EG-Konformitätszeichen - CE - zu führen. Verantwortlich für die Konformitätserklärung nach Paragraf 5 des EMVG ist die Lenovo (Deutschland) GmbH, Gropiusplatz 10, D-70563 Stuttgart. Informationen in Hinsicht EMVG Paragraf 4 Abs. (1) 4: Das Gerät erfüllt die Schutzanforderungen nach EN 55024 und EN 55022 Klasse B.

  • Page 188: Korea Class B Compliance Statement, Japan Vcci Class B Compliance Statement

    For additional regulatory information, refer to the Regulatory Notice shipped with your computer. If your computer is shipped without the Regulatory Notice, you can find it at the Web site http://www.lenovo.com/support. For details, refer to the instructions on “Locating wireless regulatory notices” on page 167.

  • Page 189: Appendix B. Weee And Recycling Statements, Copyright Lenovo, Eu Weee Statements, Japan Recycling Statements

    Collecting and recycling a disused Lenovo computer or monitor If you are a company employee and need to dispose of a Lenovo computer or monitor that is the property of the company, you must do so in accordance with the Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources.

  • Page 190

    If you want to replace it with a new one, contact your place of purchase or ask for a repair service provided by Lenovo. If you have replaced it by yourself and want to dispose of the disused lithium battery, insulate it with vinyl tape, contact your place of purchase, and follow their instructions.

  • Page 191: Appendix C. Notices

    Lenovo representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that Lenovo product, program, or service may be used. Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any Lenovo intellectual property right may be used instead.

  • Page 192: Trademarks

    Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both: Lenovo Access Connections Active Protection System Rescue and Recovery ThinkPad ThinkVantage TrackPoint UltraConnect UltraNav Intel and Intel SpeedStep are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.

  • Page 194

    Part Number: Printed in China (1P) P/N:...

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