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Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 ..........12 Configuring the operating system for the first time ........................ 12 Operating system interfaces .................. 12 Putting the computer to sleep or shutting it down ........................ 15 Connecting to a wireless network ................ 17 Get help from Windows .................. 18 Chapter 3. Lenovo OneKey Recovery system ........19 Chapter 4. Troubleshooting ..............21 Frequently asked questions ................... 21 Troubleshooting ...................... 24 Appendix A. CRU instructions ............27 Replacing the keyboard .................. 28 Replacing the optical drive .................. 30 Trademarks ..................32...
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer ideapad 110-15ISK Note: The dashed areas indicate parts that are not visible externally. Attention: • Do not open the display panel beyond 180 degrees. When closing the display panel, be careful not to leave pens or any other objects in between the display panel and the keyboard. Otherwise, the display panel may be damaged.
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer a Integrated Use the camera for video communication. camera b Wireless LAN Connect to a wireless LAN adapter to send and receive wireless radio signals. antennas c Computer display The LCD display with LED backlight provides brilliant visual output. d Built-in Capture sound which can be used for video conferencing, voice narration, or audio recording. microphone e Touch pad The touch pad functions as a conventional mouse. Touch pad: To move the pointer on the screen, slide your fingertip over the pad in the direction in which you want the pointer to move. Touch pad buttons: The functions of the left/right side correspond to those of the left/right mouse button on a conventional mouse. Note: You can enable/disable the touch pad by pressing F6 ( f Power Key Press this key to turn on/off the computer.
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer Using the keyboard Your computer has number keys and function keys and may also have a numeric keypad (ideapad 110‐15ISK only) incorporated into its standard keyboard. Numeric keypad (ideapad 110-15ISK) The keyboard has a separate numeric keypad. To enable or disable the numeric keypad, press the Num Lock key.
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer Using the keyboard Hotkeys You can access certain system settings quickly by pressing the appropriate hotkeys. Enables/disables airplane Mutes/unmutes the sound. mode. Decreases the volume Enables/disables camera. level. Locks/unlocks the LCD Increases the volume level. screen. Enables the external Enables/disables projector or dangles the microphone. external display. Decreases display Refreshes page. brightness. Enables/disables the touch Increases display pad. brightness. Note: If you changed the Hotkey Mode from Enabled to Disabled in the BIOS setup utility, you will need to press the Fn key in combination with the appropriate hotkey.
RJ-45 port Connects the computer to an Ethernet network. d HDMI port Connects to devices with HDMI input such as a TV or a display. e USB 3.0 port Connects to USB devices. Note: For details, see “Connecting USB devices” on page 7. f USB 2.0 port Connects to USB devices. Note: For details, see “Connecting USB devices” on page 7. g Combo audio Connects to headsets. jack Notes: • The combo audio jack does not support conventional microphones. • The recording function may not be supported if third‐party headphones or headsets are connected, due to different industry standards. h Novo button When the computer is off, press this button to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system or the BIOS setup utility, or to enter the boot menu.
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer Connecting USB devices You can connect a USB device to your computer by inserting its USB plug (Type A) into the USB port on your computer. The first time you plug a USB device into a particular USB port on your computer, Windows automatically installs a driver for that device. After the driver has been installed, you can disconnect and reconnect the device without performing any additional steps. Note: Typically, Windows detects a new device after it has been connected, and then installs the driver automatically. However, some devices may require you to install the driver before connecting. Check the documentation provided by the device’s manufacturer before connecting the device. Before disconnecting a USB storage device, make sure your computer has finished transferring data to that device. Click the Safely Remove Hardware and Eject Media icon in the Windows notification area to remove the device before disconnecting. Note: If your USB device uses a power cord, connect the device to a power source before connecting it. Otherwise, the device may not be recognized.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - a Optical drive (on Reads/Burns optical discs. select models) Note: Some models are supplied with a dummy optical drive. b Kensington Mini For attaching a Kensington MiniSaver Mobile (or Security slot compatible) lock. Attach a security lock (not supplied) here to help protect your computer from theft and unauthorized use. You can attach a security lock to your computer to help prevent it from being removed without your permission. For details on installing the security lock, please refer to the instructions shipped with the security lock that you have purchased. Notes: • Lock is not supplied. When purchasing a lock, choose one that utilizes the Cleat locking mechanism and verify its compatibility with the slot before purchase. A lock utilizing the T‐Bar locking mechanism is not compatible with the Kensington Mini Security slot. • Before purchasing any security product, verify that it is compatible with this type of security keyhole. • You are responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking devices and security features. Lenovo offers no comment, judgment, or warranty regarding the function, quality, or performance of locking devices and security features.
Chapter 1. Getting to know your computer Using memory cards (not supplied) Your computer supports the following types of memory cards: • Secure Digital (SD) card • Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) card • SD eXtended Capacity (SDXC) card • MultiMediaCard (MMC) Notes: • Insert only one card in the slot at a time. • This card reader does not support SDIO devices (e.g., SDIO Bluetooth, etc.). Inserting a memory card Insert the memory card until it touches the bottom of the slot. Removing a memory card Gently pull the memory card out of the memory card slot. Note: Before removing the memory card, disable it by using the Windows safely remove hardware and eject media utility to avoid data corruption.
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 Configuring the operating system for the first time - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - You may need to configure the operating system when it is first used. The ...
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 The power button is on the Start menu, click it you can choose to shut down or restart the computer, or put the computer into sleep mode. Through the Start menu, you can locate all the installed apps or view the frequently used apps. The ACTION CENTER Select the ACTION CENTER icon on the taskbar and the ACTION CENTER is displayed. From the ACTION CENTER, you can examine important notifications from Windows and your apps. Moreover, you can change common settings quickly.
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 Task View in taskbar In Windows 10, you can add a new desktop and switch between different desktops. To add a new desktop, do the following: • Click the Task View icon in the taskbar area. • Click New desktop. To switch between desktops, click the Task View icon , then select your desired desktop. Also, you can manage apps in the multi‐tasking view: 1 Select the Task View button to display all apps in use on the screen. 2 Select to enter the apps or close the apps.
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 Putting the computer to sleep or shutting it down - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - When you have finished working with your computer, you can put it to sleep ...
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 Shutting down the computer If you are not going to use your computer for a long time, shut it down. To shut down your computer, do one of the following: • Move the cursor to the lower‐left corner, and then select the Start button. Select Power Shut down. • Right‐click the Start button in the lower‐left corner and select Shut down or sign out Shut down.
Chapter 2. Starting to use Windows 10 Get help from Windows - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - If you have a problem with the operating system, see the Windows Get ...
Chapter 3. Lenovo OneKey Recovery system The Lenovo OneKey Recovery system is software designed to back up and restore your computer. You can use it to restore the system partition to its original status in case of a system failure. You can also create user backups for easy restoration as required. Notes: • If your computer is preinstalled with a GNU/Linux operating system, OneKey Recovery system is not available. • To utilize the features of the OneKey Recovery system, your hard disk already includes a hidden partition by default to store the system image file and the OneKey Recovery system program files. This default partition is hidden for security reasons, which explains why the available disk space is less than the stated capacity. Backing up the system partition You can back up the system partition to an image file. This image file can be used to restore the system partition. To back up the system partition: 1 In Windows, press the Novo button or double‐click OneKey Recovery icon to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system. 2 Click System Backup. 3 Select a back‐up location and click Next to start the backup. Notes: • You can choose a back‐up location on the local hard disk drive or an external storage device. • Remove the removable hard disk drive before starting the Lenovo OneKey Recovery ...
Chapter 3. Lenovo OneKey Recovery system Restoring You can choose to restore the system partition to its original status or to a previously created back‐up point. To restore the system partition: 1 In Windows, press the Novo button or double‐click OneKey Recovery icon to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system. 2 Click System Recovery. The computer will restart to the recovery environment. 3 Follow the on‐screen instructions to restore the system partition to its original status or to a previously created back‐up point. Notes: • The recovery process is irreversible. Make sure to back up any data you wish to save on the system partition before starting the recovery process. • The recovery process may take a while. So be sure to connect the AC power adapter to your computer during the recovery process. • The above instructions should be followed when Windows can be started normally. If Windows cannot be started, then follow the steps below to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system: 1 Shut down the computer. 2 Press the Novo button. From the Novo Button Menu, select System Recovery and press Enter.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This section lists frequently asked questions by category. Finding information What safety precautions should I follow when using my computer? The Lenovo Safety and General Information Guide which came with your computer contains safety precautions for using your computer. Read and follow all the precautions when using your computer. Where can I find the hardware specifications for my computer? You can find hardware specification for your computer on the printed ...
Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Lenovo OneKey Recovery system Where are the recovery discs? Your computer did not come with recovery discs. Use the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system if you need to restore the system to its factory status. What can I do if the back‐up process fails? If you can start the backup but it fails during the back‐up process, try the following steps: 1 Close all open programs, and then restart the back‐up process. 2 Check to see if the destination media is damaged. Select another path and then try again. When do I need to restore the system to its factory status? Use this feature when the operating system fails to start up. If there is critical data on the system partition, back it up before starting recovery. BIOS setup utility What is the BIOS setup utility? The BIOS setup utility is ROM‐based software. It displays basic computer information and provides options for setting boot devices, security, hardware mode, and other preferences. How can I start the BIOS setup utility? To start the BIOS setup utility: 1 Shut down the computer. 2 Press the Novo button and then select BIOS Setup. How can I change the boot mode? There are two boot modes: UEFI and Legacy Support. To change the boot mode, start the BIOS setup utility and set boot mode to UEFI or Legacy Support on the boot menu.
Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Getting help How can I contact the customer support center? See “Chapter 3. Getting help and service” of Lenovo Safety and General Information Guide.
‐ The computer power is on. Press the Power key again for confirmation. • If these items are set correctly, and the screen remains blank, have the computer serviced. • Restore backed‐up files to your Windows When I turn on the computer, only a white environment or the entire contents of your hard disk cursor appears on a blank to its original factory contents using the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system. If you still see only the screen. cursor on the screen, have the computer serviced. • Your power management is enabled. Do one of the The screen goes blank while the computer is on. following to resume from sleep mode: ‐ Press any key on the keyboard.
Chapter 4. Troubleshooting The computer does not • If your computer is in sleep mode, connect the AC power adapter to the computer, then press the return from sleep mode and the computer does not Windows button or the Power key. work. • If the system still does not return from sleep mode, your system has stopped responding, and you cannot turn off the computer; reset the computer. Unsaved data may be lost. To reset the computer, press and hold the Power key for eight seconds or more. If the computer still does not reset, remove the AC power adapter. Display panel problems • Do the following: The screen is blank. ‐ If you are using the AC power adapter or the battery, and the battery status indicator is on, press ...
Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Battery problems • Recharge the battery. Your computer shuts down before the battery status indicator shows empty. -or- Your computer operates after the battery status indicator shows empty. Other problems • To turn off your computer, press and hold the Power Your computer does not respond. key for eight seconds or more. If the computer still does not respond, remove the AC power adapter. •...
Appendix A. CRU instructions Customer Replaceable Units (CRUs) are parts that can be upgraded or replaced by the customer. If a CRU is determined to be defective during the warranty period, a replacement CRU will be provided to the customer. Customers are responsible for installing the self‐service CRUs for this product. Customers also can install optional‐service CRUs, which might require some technical skills or tools, or request that a technician install the optional‐service CRU under the terms of the applicable warranty service type for your country or region. Notes: • The illustrations used in this chapter are of the Lenovo ideapad 110‐15ISK, unless otherwise stated. • The illustrations in this manual might differ from the actual product. Please refer to the actual product. • When set in Ship Mode, the battery does not supply power to the computer. To awake the battery from Ship Mode, connect the AC power adapter to your computer.
Appendix A. CRU instructions 3 Pull to unsnap the keyboard in the direction as shown by the arrows b 4 Lift up the keyboard d and detach the connector in the direction shown by the arrows e f. 5 Reinstall the new keyboard and tighten the screws.
Appendix A. CRU instructions Replacing the optical drive - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - To replace the optical drive, do the following: Notes: •...
Appendix A. CRU instructions The following table provides a list of CRUs for your computer, and informs you of where to find replacement instructions. Self‐service CRUs Safety, Warranty, and User Guide Setup Guide AC power adapter × Optional‐service CRUs Safety, Warranty, and User Guide Setup Guide × Keyboard Optical drive ×...
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