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Asus Eee PC T101MT User Manual

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  • Page 1 E5119 Eee PC User Manual ® Windows 7 Edition Eee PC T101MT 15G06Q212000...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Configuring a wireless network connection...2-6 Local Area Network ...2-7 Browsing web pages ...2-10 Chapter 3: ASUS Update ...3-2 Updating the BIOS through the Internet ...3-2 Updating the BIOS through a BIOS file ...3-3 Bluetooth Connection (on selected models) ...3-4 Super Hybrid Engine ...3-6 Super Hybrid Engine Modes...3-6...
  • Page 3 Contact ...4-3 Other information ...4-3 System Recovery...4-4 Using Recovery Partition (F9 Recovery) ...4-4 Using the Support DVD ...4-4 Boot Booster...4-6 Appendix Declarations and Safety Statements ...A-2 Copyright Information ...A-12 Limitation of Liability ...A-13 Service and Support ...A-13 ASUS Eee PC...
  • Page 4: About This User's Manual

    About This User’s Manual You are reading the Eee PC User’s Manual. This User’s Manual provides information regarding the various components in the Eee PC and how to use them. The following are major sections of this User’s Manual: Knowing the Parts Provides information on the Eee PC’s components.
  • Page 5: Safety Precautions

    DO NOT leave the Eee PC on your lap or any part of the body to prevent discomfort or injury from heat exposure. ASUS Eee PC DO NOT place or drop objects on top and do not shove any foreign objects into the Eee PC.
  • Page 6: Transportation Precautions

    SAFE TEMP: This Eee PC should only be used in environments with ambient temperatures between 5°C (41°F) and 35°C (95°F). DO NOT carry or cover a Eee PC that is powered ON with any materials that will reduce air circulation such as a carrying bag.
  • Page 7: Charging Your Batteries

    You can send your Eee PC and diskettes through airport X-ray machines. However, it is recommended that you do not send your Eee PC or diskettes through airport magnetic detectors or expose them to magnetic wands. ASUS Eee PC...
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  • Page 9: Chapter 1: Knowing The Parts

    Top Side Bottom Side Right Side Left Side Front Side Rear Side Keyboard Usage Touchpad Usage Tablet PC Mode Knowing the Parts...
  • Page 10: Top Side

    Top Side Refer to the diagram below to identify the components on this side of the Eee PC. The top side may vary in appearance depending on model. The keyboard differs for each territory. Chapter 1: Knowing the Parts...
  • Page 11 Express Gate Button (on selected models) When the Eee PC is turned off, pressing this button will launch Express Gate. Express Gate is an ASUS exclusive OS that provides you with quick access to the Internet and key applications without entering the Windows® OS.
  • Page 12 Status Indicators Battery Charge Indicator The battery charge indicator (LED) shows the battery charging status as follows: Powered ON / Standby mode High battery power (95%–100%) Medium battery power (10%–94%) Low battery power (0%–10%) Powered OFF High battery power (95%–100%) Medium battery power (11%–94%) Low battery power...
  • Page 13 Touchpad and Buttons The touchpad and its buttons comprises a pointing device that provides the same functions as a desktop mouse. Multi-finger gesture input is available to allow easy web and document navigation. ASUS Eee PC...
  • Page 14: Bottom Side

    Bottom Side Refer to the diagram below to identify the components on this side of the Eee PC. The bottom side may vary in appearance depending on model. The bottom of the Eee PC can get very hot. Be careful when handling the Eee PC while it is in operation or recently been in operation.
  • Page 15: Front Side

    The built-in stereo speaker system allows you to hear audio without additional attachments. The multimedia sound system features an integrated digital audio controller that produces rich, vibrant sound (results improved with external stereo headphones or speakers). Audio features are software controlled. ASUS Eee PC...
  • Page 16: Right Side

    Right Side Refer to the diagram below to identify the components on this side of the Eee PC. USB Port (2.0) The USB (Universal Serial Bus) port is compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices such as keyboards, pointing devices, cameras, and storage devices, connected in a series up to 12Mbits/sec (USB 1.1) and 480Mbits/sec (USB 2.0).
  • Page 17: Rear Side

    Ethernet cable for connection to a local network. The built-in connector allows convenient use without additional adapters. Display (Monitor) Output The 15-pin D-sub monitor port supports a standard VGA- compatible device such as a monitor or projector to allow viewing on a larger external display. ASUS Eee PC...
  • Page 18 Power (DC) Input The supplied power adapter converts AC power to DC power for use with this jack. Power supplied through this jack supplies power to the Eee PC and charges the internal battery pack. To prevent damage to the Eee PC and battery pack, always use the supplied power adapter.
  • Page 19: Keyboard Usage

    Sun Down Icon (F5): Decreases the display brightness. Sun Up Icon (F6): Increases the display brightness. Crossed Screen Icon (F7): Turns off the display backlight. LCD/Monitor Icons (F8): Toggles between the Eee PC’s LCD display and an external monitor. ASUS Eee PC 1-11...
  • Page 20 Task Manager Icon (F9): Initiates the Task Manager to view the application process or terminates applications. Crossed Speaker Icon (F10): Mutes the speaker. Volume Down Icon (F11): Decreases speaker volume. Volume Up Icon (F12): Increases the speaker volume. Super Hybrid Engine (Fn+Space Bar): Toggles among various power saving modes.
  • Page 21: Touchpad Usage

    You can make a clockwise or counterclockwise rotation based on your needs. ASUS Eee PC Applications Adobe reader, Windows Photo Viewer Adobe reader, Windows Photo Viewer Adobe reader, MS Word, MS Excel...
  • Page 22 Two-finger scrolling up/down or left/right- Use two fingertips to slide up/down or left/right on the touchpad to scroll a window up/down or left/ right. If your display window includes several sub-windows, move the pointer on that pane before scrolling. Three-finger page up/down- Use three fingers to move horizontally on the touchpad to swipe pages.
  • Page 23: Tablet Pc Mode

    Close down the display panel. Some applications may not work properly under the desktop rotation angle of 90 ASUS Eee PC Rotate the display panel clockwise and vertically to a 180° angle. Press and hold the Home Key rotation, and then release the key to finish desktop rotation.
  • Page 24 1-16 Chapter 1: Knowing the Parts...
  • Page 25: Chapter 2: Getting Started

    Powering on your Eee PC First-time Startup Desktop Network Connection Getting Started...
  • Page 26: Powering On Your Eee Pc

    Powering on your Eee PC These are only quick instructions for using your Eee PC. Install the battery pack Turn ON the Eee PC • When you open the display panel, do not force it down to the table or else the hinges may break! Never lift the Eee PC by the display panel! •...
  • Page 27: First-Time Startup

    Click Next to continue. Type your user account name and your computer’s name, then click Next to continue. ASUS Eee PC Select you system settings by specifying the region you are in, the time zone you are in, and the keyboard type you use.
  • Page 28 Read the end user license agreement and check the two boxs before I accept the license terms. Click Next to continue. Specify the time zone you are in and the local date and time. Click Next to continue. Click Use recommended settings to get the latest important updates.
  • Page 29: Desktop

    There are several shortcuts on the desktop. Double-click them to launch the corresponding applications and enter the specified folders. Some applications would form minimized icons in the Notification area. The actual Desktop screen may vary according to different models. ASUS Eee PC 10. The initialization is finished.
  • Page 30: Network Connection

    Network Connection Configuring a wireless network connection Click the wireless network icon with an orange star Windows® Notification area. If the wireless connection icon does not show in the Notification area, activate the wireless LAN function by pressing (<Fn> + <F2>) before configuring a wireless network connection. Select the wireless access point you want to connect to from the list and click Connect to build the connection.
  • Page 31: Local Area Network

    Click the network icon with a yellow warning triangle Windows® Notification area and select Open Network and Sharing Center. Click Change adapter settings in the left blue pane. Right-click Local Area Connection and select Properties. ASUS Eee PC in the...
  • Page 32 Click Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4) and click Properties. (Continue the following steps if using PPPoE) Return to the Network and Sharing Center and then click Set up a new connection or network. Click Obtain an IP address automatically and click OK. Chapter 2: Getting Started...
  • Page 33 Password, and Connection name. Click Connect. 11. Click the network icon in the taskbar and click the connection you just created. ASUS Eee PC Select Broadband (PPPoE) and click Next. 10. Click Close to finish the configuration. 12. Enter your user name and password.
  • Page 34: Browsing Web Pages

    Browsing web pages After you finish the network setup, click Internet Explorer on the desktop and start enjoying net surfing. Visit our Eee PC homepage ( to obtain the latest information and register at for full service of your Eee PC.
  • Page 35: Chapter 3: Using The Eee Pc

    ASUS Update Bluetooth Connection (on selected models) Super Hybrid Engine Eee Docking Touch Tool Bar Boingo (on selected models) Touch Gate Mode Microsoft® Office Trial Using the Eee PC...
  • Page 36: Asus Update

    ASUS Update The ASUS Update is a utility that allows you to manage, save, and update the Eee PC BIOS in Windows® environment. The ASUS Update utility allows you to: • Save the current BIOS file • Download the latest BIOS file from the Internet •...
  • Page 37: Updating The Bios Through A Bios File

    BIOS version and click Next. Follow the screen instructions to complete the update process. The ASUS Update utility is capable of updating itself through the Internet. Always update the utility to avail all its features. Updating the BIOS through a BIOS file...
  • Page 38: Bluetooth Connection (On Selected Models)

    Bluetooth Connection (on selected models) This device contains FCC ID: QDS-BRCM1043 and IC ID: 4324A-BRCM1043. Bluetooth technology eliminates the need for cables for connecting Bluetooth-enabled devices. Examples of Bluetooth-enabled devices may be Notebook PCs, Desktop PCs, mobile phones, and PDAs. To connect to a Bluetooth-enabled device: Press <Fn>...
  • Page 39 Click Add a device to look for new devices. Enter the Bluetooth security code into your device and start pairing. ASUS Eee PC Select a Bluetooth-enabled device from the list and click Next. The paired relationship is successfully built. Click Close...
  • Page 40: Super Hybrid Engine

    The selected mode is shown on the display. To change the power mode • Click Start > All Programs > ASUS > SuperHybridEngine. Press <Fn> + <Space Bar> repeatedly to switch power modes. • • Right-click the Super Hybrid Engine icon in the Notification area, and select a preferred power mode.
  • Page 41: Eee Docking Touch Tool Bar

    While using the Windows Journal / NotePad and Sticky Notes / Memos tools, you may set the PenWrite function to Pen Mode for easy writing on the touch screen. ASUS Eee PC...
  • Page 42: Eee Amuse

    Allows you to put and arrange Windows Gadgets on the Windows desktop. Eee Amuse ASUS @Vibe ASUS @Vibe allows you to enjoy online entertainment contents including Radio, Live TV and Games, etc. The ASUS @Vibe service contents differ for each territory.
  • Page 43: Eee Sharing

    Eee PC users can enjoy free online space. With Internet connection, you can access and share any files whenever you want and wherever you are. The ASUS WebStorage help file is accessible only when your Eee PC connects to the Internet.
  • Page 44: Boingo (On Selected Models)

    Font Resizer Font Resizer allows you to adjust the font/text size on your Eee PC screen. LocaleMe LocaleMe is a web mapping service application, offering easy search for streets or companies sorted by multiple categories all over the world. Locale Me requires an Internet connection to operate. PenWrite Allows you to switch between Pen Mode or Finger Mode.
  • Page 45: Touch Gate Mode

    Tap the onscreen icons to operate the Touch Gate functions. Function shortcuts The screen captures shown in this section are for reference purposes only and may not exactly match what you see on your screen. ASUS Eee PC ) from the Eee Docking Touch Slide upward to show...
  • Page 46: Changing Function Shortcuts

    Changing Function Shortcuts You may put up to five function shortcuts on the Touch Gate mode main screen. To do this: Slide upward the function switch to show all hidden functions. To remove a function from the list, simply drag the icon to an empty desktop space.
  • Page 47: Switching Back To Windows Mode

    Slide leftward or rightward on any empty area of the Touch Gate main screen. You may also press the Home Key ( Mode. ASUS Eee PC The desktop switches back to Windows mode. ) to return to Windows 3-13...
  • Page 48: Microsoft ® Office Trial

    Microsoft Eee PC users can enjoy Microsoft Office Suite free trial for 60 days. Do the following instructions to start the free trial. Ensure that your Eee PC is connected to the Internet and double- click Microsoft Office 60 Day Trial - Online on the desktop. Click TRY NOW.
  • Page 49: Chapter 4: Support Dvd & System Recovery

    Support DVD information System Recovery Boot Booster Support DVD & System Recovery...
  • Page 50: Support Dvd Information

    Support DVD information The support DVD that comes with the Eee PC package contains the drivers, software applications, and utilities that you can install to avail all the features. Running the support DVD Insert the support DVD in the external optical drive. The DVD automatically displays the Drivers menu if Autorun is enabled in your computer.
  • Page 51: Drivers Menu

    Utilities menu The Utilities menu shows the applications that the Eee PC supports. Contact Click the Contact tab to display the ASUS contact information. Other information The icons on the top right corner of the screen provide additional information on the Eee PC and the contents of the support DVD. Click an icon to display the specified information.
  • Page 52: System Recovery

    System Recovery Disable Boot Booster in BIOS setup before you perform system recovery from USB flash disk, external optical drive or hidden partition. Refer to the end of this chapter for details. Using Recovery Partition (F9 Recovery) About the Recovery Partition The Recovery Partition is a space reserved on your hard disk drive used to restore the operating system, drivers, and utilities installed on your Eee PC at the factory.
  • Page 53 Set up your language, time zone, keyboard, computer name, and user name to enter the Windows® OS. This support DVD is for Eee PC only. DO NOT use it on other computers. Visit the ASUS website at for any updates. ASUS Eee PC Please select boot device:...
  • Page 54: Boot Booster

    Boot Booster The Boot Booster item in BIOS setup helps shorten your Eee PC bootup time. However, you MUST disable this BIOS item before you change any Eee PC components or perform system recovery (from USB flash disk, external optical drive or hidden partition). Follow the instructions below to disable Boot Booster: Start the system and press <F2>...
  • Page 55: Appendix

    Declarations and Safety Statements Copyright Information Limitation of Liability Service and Support Appendix...
  • Page 56: Declarations And Safety Statements

    Declarations and Safety Statements Federal Communications Commission Statement This device complies with FCC Rules Part 15. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: • This device may not cause harmful interference, and • This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 57 The equipment must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter. The measured SAR levels evaluated are incompliance with the FCC RF exposure guidelines. Eee PC T101MT Max. SAR Measurement (1g) AR5B95 (AW-NE785H) 11b: 0.630 W/kg 11g: 0.583 W/kg...
  • Page 58: Declaration Of Conformity

    Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE directive 1999/5/EC) The following items were completed and are considered relevant and sufficient: • Essential requirements as in [Article 3] • Protection requirements for health and safety as in [Article 3.1a] • Testing for electric safety according to [EN 60950] •...
  • Page 59: Ic Radiation Exposure Statement For Canada

    Mobile Satellite systems) this device is intended to be operated indoors and away from windows to provide maximum shielding. Equipment (or its transmit antenna) that is installed outdoors is subject to licensing. Eee PC T101MT Max. SAR Measurement (1g) AR5B95 (AW-NE785H) 11b: 0.630 W/kg...
  • Page 60: Wireless Operation Channel For Different Domains

    Wireless Operation Channel for Different Domains N. America Japan Europe ETSI France Restricted Wireless Frequency Bands Some areas of France have a restricted frequency band. The worst case maximum authorized power indoors are: • 10mW for the entire 2.4 GHz band (2400 MHz–2483.5 MHz) •...
  • Page 61: Ul Safety Notices

    DO NOT use the Eee PC during an electrical storm. There may be a remote risk of electric shock from lightning. • DO NOT use the Eee PC in the vicinity of a gas leak. ASUS Eee PC 68 Haut Rhin 70 Haute Saône 75 Paris...
  • Page 62: Power Safety Requirement

    3Kg must use approved power cords greater than or equal to: H05VV-F, 3G, 0.75mm or H05VV-F, 2G, 0.75mm REACH Notice Complying with the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals) regulatory framework, we published the chemical substances in our products at ASUS REACH website at http:// Appendix...
  • Page 63: Takeback Services

    Declaration ASUS follows the green design concept to design and manufacture our products, and makes sure that each stage of the product life cycle of ASUS product is in line with global environmental regulations. In addition, ASUS disclose the relevant information based on regulation requirements.
  • Page 64 Nordic Lithium Cautions (for lithium-ion batteries) CAUTION! Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer. Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer’s instructions. (English) ATTENZIONE! Rischio di esplosione della batteria se sostituita in modo errato.
  • Page 65 Benytt samme batteritype eller en tilsvarende type anbefalt av apparatfabrikanten. Brukte batterier kasseres i henhold til fabrikantens instruksjoner. (Norwegian) (Japanese) ВНИМАНИЕ! При замене аккумулятора на аккумулятор иного типа возможно его возгорание. Утилизируйте аккумулятор в соответствии с инструкциями производителя. (Russian) ASUS Eee PC A-11...
  • Page 66: Copyright Information

  • Page 67: Limitation Of Liability

    Warranty Statement. This limit also applies to ASUS’ suppliers and its reseller. It is the maximum for which ASUS, its suppliers, and your reseller are collectively responsible. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS ASUS LIABLE FOR ANY OF THE FOLLOWING: (1) THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS AGAINST YOU FOR DAMAGES;...
  • Page 68 Manufacturer Address, City Country Authorized Representative in Europe Address, City Country A-14 ASUSTek COMPUTER INC. No. 150, LI-TE RD., PEITOU, TAIPEI 112, TAIWAN R.O.C TAIWAN ASUS COMPUTER GmbH HARKORT STR. 21-23, 40880 RATINGEN GERMANY Appendix...

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