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Sony VGN-P19WN/Q User Manual

Sony VGN-P19WN/Q User Manual (173 pages)

Brand: Sony | Category: VAIO/Notebook | Size: 2.18 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Before Use6................................................................................................................................................................
Notice7................................................................................................................................................................
Documentation8................................................................................................................................................................
Ergonomic Considerations12................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started14................................................................................................................................................................
Locating Controls and Ports15................................................................................................................................................................
About the Indicator Lights20................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Power Source21................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Battery Pack22................................................................................................................................................................
Shutting Down Your Computer Safely29................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your VAIO Computer30................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Keyboard31................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Pointing Device33................................................................................................................................................................
Using Special-function Buttons35................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Instant Mode36................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Built-in MOTION EYE Camera38................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Memory Stick41................................................................................................................................................................
Using the SD Memory Card46................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Internet50................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Network (LAN)51................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Wireless LAN (WLAN)53................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Bluetooth Function60................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Global Positioning System (GPS) Function66................................................................................................................................................................
Using Peripheral Devices68................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Noise Canceling Headphones69................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Display/LAN Adapter75................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting an Optical Disc Drive77................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting External Speakers79................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting an External Display80................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Display Modes82................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Multiple Monitors Function83................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Universal Serial Bus (USB) Device85................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting a Printer88................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Your VAIO Computer89................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the Password90................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer with the VAIO Control Center102................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Power Saving Modes103................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Power with the VAIO Power Management108................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting the Hard Disk110................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions111................................................................................................................................................................
Handling the LCD Screen112................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Power Source113................................................................................................................................................................
Handling Your Computer114................................................................................................................................................................
Handling the Built-in MOTION EYE Camera117................................................................................................................................................................
Handling Floppy Disks118................................................................................................................................................................
Handling Discs119................................................................................................................................................................
Using Headphones121................................................................................................................................................................
Handling the Memory Stick122................................................................................................................................................................
Handling the Hard Disk123................................................................................................................................................................
Handling the Display/LAN Adapter124................................................................................................................................................................
Updating Your Computer125................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting126................................................................................................................................................................
Computer127................................................................................................................................................................
System Security136................................................................................................................................................................
Battery137................................................................................................................................................................
Built-in MOTION EYE Camera139................................................................................................................................................................
Networking141................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Technology146................................................................................................................................................................
Display151................................................................................................................................................................
Printing154................................................................................................................................................................
Microphone155................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse156................................................................................................................................................................
Speakers157................................................................................................................................................................
Pointing Device159................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard160................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disks161................................................................................................................................................................
Audio/Video162................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Card164................................................................................................................................................................
Peripherals166................................................................................................................................................................
Support Options167................................................................................................................................................................
Sony Support Information168................................................................................................................................................................
e-Support169................................................................................................................................................................
Trademarks171................................................................................................................................................................
Sony VGN-P19WN/Q Troubleshooting Manual

Sony VGN-P19WN/Q Troubleshooting Manual (40 pages)

Maximum multimedia enjoyment with colossal real wide screen and Blu-ray Discâ„¢ Combo drive  
Brand: Sony | Category: VAIO/Notebook | Size: 0.31 MB
Table of contents
Finding information on your computer2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction to this guide5................................................................................................................................................................
troubleshooting5................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if my computer does not start8................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if a BIOS error appears when I turn on my computer9................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if the green power indicator light turns on but my screen remains blank9................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if my computer or software stops responding10................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if the charge indicator light is blinking fast and my computer does not start10................................................................................................................................................................
incompatibility or improper installation of the battery pack appears and my computer enters Hibernate mode11................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if Windows does not start and a message appears, when I start my computer11................................................................................................................................................................
What should I do if I cannot remember the power-on password11................................................................................................................................................................
Before using your computer14................................................................................................................................................................
What to do first15................................................................................................................................................................
Creating your own recovery discs16................................................................................................................................................................
To create recovery discs17................................................................................................................................................................
Backing up and restoring your data using Backup and Restore Center18................................................................................................................................................................
To back up your data18................................................................................................................................................................
To create a restore point21................................................................................................................................................................
Backing up and restoring your data with the VAIO software23................................................................................................................................................................
To back up your data with Rescue Data23................................................................................................................................................................
To restore your data with VAIO Data Restore Tool25................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring the preinstalled software or software drivers26................................................................................................................................................................
To use Reinstall Programs or Drivers26................................................................................................................................................................
Finding out what to do in case of computer malfunctions27................................................................................................................................................................
If your computer does not work properly27................................................................................................................................................................
If Windows starts28................................................................................................................................................................
If Windows does not start29................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering your VAIO system30................................................................................................................................................................
Before starting the recovery process30................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering your VAIO system when you can start Windows32................................................................................................................................................................
To restore the C drive32................................................................................................................................................................
To restore your entire computer system32................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering your VAIO system when you cannot start Windows33................................................................................................................................................................
To recover your computer system using recovery discs33................................................................................................................................................................
To recover your computer system from recovery partition33................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the partition sizes34................................................................................................................................................................
About hard disk partitioning34................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a hard disk partition34................................................................................................................................................................
To create a partition with the Windows feature35................................................................................................................................................................
To create a partition in the recovery process35................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing everything on your hard disk36................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing all of your data on your hard disk with Wipe and Erase Data36................................................................................................................................................................