Fujitsu Lifebook P5010 User Manual

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the accuracy and completeness of this document.
However, as ongoing development efforts are continu-
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of PowerQuest Corporation.
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules. Operations are subject to the following two conditions:
(1) This device must not be allowed to cause harmful interference, (2) This device must accept any
interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

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Base Model Configurations:
LifeBook P5010 notebook
LifeBook P5010D notebook
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  • Page 1: Declaration Of Conformity

    Copyright Fujitsu PC Corporation has made every effort to ensure the accuracy and completeness of this document. However, as ongoing development efforts are continu- ally improving the capabilities of our products, we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the contents of this document.
  • Page 2 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    About This Guide ......1 Fujitsu Contact Information ....1 Warranty .
  • Page 4 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Power Management Power/Suspend/Resume Button... . . 27 Suspend Mode ......27 Hibernation Feature .
  • Page 5 Wireless LAN Glossary Glossary ....... 71 IP address information IP Addresses ......73 Wireless LAN Specifications Specifications .
  • Page 6 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...
  • Page 7 Preface...
  • Page 8 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...
  • Page 9: Preface

    Hardware configuration Type of device connected, if any Fujitsu Online You can go directly to the online Fujitsu Product catalog for your LifeBook notebook by clicking on the LifeBook Accessories Web site URL link, located in the Windows Start menu.
  • Page 10 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n O n e...
  • Page 11: Getting To Know Your Lifebook Notebook

    Getting to Know Your LifeBook Notebook...
  • Page 12 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o...
  • Page 13: Overview

    Overview This section describes the components of your Fujitsu LifeBook P5000 notebook. We strongly recommend that you read it before using your notebook – even if you are already familiar with notebook computers. UNPACKING When you receive your LifeBook notebook, unpack it carefully, and compare the parts you have received with the items listed below.
  • Page 14: Locating The Controls And Connectors

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o Locating the Controls and Connectors TOP AND FRONT COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s top and front components.
  • Page 15 G e t t i n g t o K n o w Y o u r L i f e B o o k Microphone Jack The microphone jack allows you to connect an external mono microphone. (See Microphone Jack on page 46 for more information) Headphone/Optical Digital Audio Jack The headphone/optical digital audio jack allows you to...
  • Page 16: Left-Side Panel Components

    The maximum speed is 33600bps at upload. For additional information about the multinational modem, refer to the Fujitsu web site at: www.fujitsupc.com/modems Air Vents The air vents allow for proper cooling of the system while it is operating.
  • Page 17: Right-Side Panel Components

    PC Card PC Card Eject Button Slot RIGHT-SIDE PANEL COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s right-side components. PC Card Eject Button The PC Card eject button allows you to remove PC Cards from the PC Card slot. (See PC Cards on page 37 for more information) PC Card Slots The PC Card Slot allows you to install one Type II PC...
  • Page 18: Bottom Components

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o Flexible Bay Release Latch Main Unit and Configuration Label BOTTOM COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s bottom panel components.
  • Page 19: Status Indicator Panel

    Power DC-In Status Indicator Panel The Status Indicator displays symbols that correspond to a specific component of your Fujitsu LifeBook note- book. These symbols tell you how each of those compo- nents are operating. (Figure 2-9) POWER INDICATOR The Power indicator symbol states whether your system is operational.
  • Page 20: Battery Charging Indicator

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o P O I N T If there is no battery activity, the power adapters are not connected, and the power switch is Off, the Battery Level indicators will also be off.
  • Page 21: Keyboard

    Fn Key Windows Start Key Keyboard USING THE KEYBOARD Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has an integral 83-key keyboard. The keys perform all the standard functions of a 101-key keyboard, including the Windows keys and other special function keys. This section describes the following keys.
  • Page 22: Function Keys

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o FUNCTION KEYS Your LifeBook notebook has 12 function keys, F1 through F12.
  • Page 23: Touchpad Pointing Device

    Cursor Control Left Button Scroll Button Touchpad Pointing Device The Touchpad pointing device comes built into your LifeBook notebook. It is used to control the movement of the pointer to select items on your display panel. The Touchpad is composed of a cursor control, a left and right button, and a scrolling button.
  • Page 24: Scrolling

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o Touchpad. First, tap the Touchpad twice over the item you wish to move making sure to leave your finger on the pad after the final tap.
  • Page 25: Volume Control

    Volume Control Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has multiple volume controls which interact with each other. P O I N T Any software that contains audio files will also contain a volume control of its own. If you install an external...
  • Page 26: Flexible Bay Devices

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o Flexible Bay Devices Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook contains a Flexible Bay. The Flexible Bay can accommodate a modular DVD/ CD-RW combo drive, a modular Lithium ion battery, or a weight saver.
  • Page 27: Lifebook Notebook

    Hot-swapping To hot-swap Flexible Bay devices while the system is powered on, follow these steps: 1. Prior to performing the hot-swap, make sure you have a charged main battery installed, or an AC Adapter is powering the system. 2. If your system is in Suspend mode, press the Suspend/Resume button to resume operation.
  • Page 28 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T w o...
  • Page 29 Getting Started...
  • Page 30 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T h r e e...
  • Page 31: Power Sources

    DC Output Cable Power Sources Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has five possible power sources: a primary Lithium ion battery, an optional high-capacity Lithium ion battery, an optional modular Lithium ion battery, an AC adapter, or an optional Auto/ Airline adapter.
  • Page 32: Display Panel

    L i f e B o o k P 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T h r e e Display Panel Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook contains a display panel that is backlit for easier viewing in bright environments and maintains top resolution through the use of active- matrix technology.
  • Page 33: Starting Your Lifebook Notebook

    To enter the BIOS Setup Utility do the following: 1. Turn on or restart your LifeBook notebook. 2. Press the [F2] key once the Fujitsu logo appears on the screen. This will open the main menu of the BIOS Setup Utility with the current settings...
  • Page 34: Booting The System

    When you turn on your LifeBook notebook for the first time, it will display a Fujitsu logo on the screen. If you do nothing the system will load the operating system, and then the Windows Welcome will begin.
  • Page 35: Power Management

    Power Management Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has many options and features for conserving battery power. Some of these features are automatic and need no user intervention, such as those for the internal modem. However, others depend on the parameters you set to best suit your oper- ating conditions, such as those for the display bright- ness.
  • Page 36: Display Timeout

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n T h r e e 2. From the Control Panel select Power Options. 3.
  • Page 37: User-Installable Features

    User-Installable Features...
  • Page 38 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r...
  • Page 39: Lithium Ion Battery

    Lithium ion Battery Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has a Lithium ion battery that provides power for operating your notebook when no external power source is available. The battery is durable and long lasting, but should not be exposed to extreme temperatures, high voltages, chemicals or other hazards.
  • Page 40: Replacing The Battery

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r notebook goes into Dead Battery Suspend mode you will be unable to resume operation until you provide a source of power either from an adapter, or a charged battery.
  • Page 41: External Floppy Disk Drive

    External Floppy Disk Drive Your LifeBook notebook may have an optional external floppy disk drive which can read and write information on removable 1.44MB and 720KB floppy disks P O I N T Your LifeBook notebook is preconfigured to boot from a floppy drive.
  • Page 42: Dvd/Cd-Rw Combo Drive

    Applications CD- ROM for instructions on installing you DVD/CD-RW Combo Drive software. You should periodically check the Fujitsu Web site at www.fujitsupc.com for current updated drivers. C A U T I O N Do not operate your DVD/CD-RW drive unless your LifeBook notebook is sitting on a flat surface.
  • Page 43: Removing Media

    P O I N T If you have disabled the Auto Insert Notification Function, you will have to start the drive from your desktop, since your notebook will not automati- cally recognize that media has been loaded. Figure 4-4 Loading/Removing Media REMOVING MEDIA 1.
  • Page 44: Using Dvd/Cd-Rw Drive On Battery Power

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r P O I N T Media discs which do not have the Dolby Surround 5:1 symbol will not support Dolby Headphone.
  • Page 45: Pc Cards

    PC Cards Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook supports Type I and II PC Cards, which can perform a variety of functions. Some available PC Cards: Fax/data modem cards Local area network (LAN) cards IDE solid-state disk cards SCSI cards Wireless LAN (802.11b) cards Other PC Cards that conform to PCMCIA 2.1 or...
  • Page 46: Cf Cards

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r CF Card CF Cards Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook supports Compact Flash (CF) cards, which can perform a variety of func- tions.
  • Page 47: Removing Cf Cards

    REMOVING CF CARDS To remove a CF Card, follow these easy steps: C A U T I O N Windows has a shutdown procedure for CF Cards that must be followed before removing a card. (Please review your operating system manual for the correct procedure).
  • Page 48: Memory Stick/Secure Digital Slot

    L i f e B o o k S 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r Note: A Memory Stick is used for illustration purposes. Memory Stick/ Secure Digital Slot Your LifeBook notebook supports the following...
  • Page 49: Removing A Memory Stick/Sd Card

    REMOVING A MEMORY STICK/SD CARD To remove a Memory Stick or SD Card, follow these easy steps: P O I N T See your Memory Stick or SD Card manual for specific instructions on the removal of your card. Some cards may require your LifeBook notebook to be in Suspend Mode or Off while removing them.
  • Page 50: Memory Upgrade Module

    512MB module. The memory upgrade must be a dual-in-line (DIMM) SDRAM module. To ensure 100% compatibility, purchase the memory module only from the Fujitsu web store at www.fujitsupc.com. C A U T I O N The memory upgrade module can be severely damaged by electrostatic discharge (ESD).
  • Page 51: Removing A Memory Module

    2. Allow the system to start booting and press the F2 key once the Fujitsu logo appears on the screen. This will open the main menu of the BIOS setup with the current settings displayed. (See BIOS Setup Utility on page 25 for more information) Use the right arrow key to select Info in the BIOS Setup menu.
  • Page 52 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r the Power On Self Test (POST), are displayed at the bottom of the Info menu screen.
  • Page 53: Device Ports

    The maximum speed is 33600bps at upload. The internal modem on all Fujitsu LifeBook notebooks are registered for use in the United States and Can- ada. The modem may be certified in other countries.
  • Page 54: Universal Serial Bus Ports

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r When S-Video is connected, you can toggle the S-Video device on and off by pressing the [F11] key while holding down the [Fn] key.
  • Page 55 P O I N T S The frequency of the digital sound output from the SPDIF output connector is fixed to 48KHz. If a sampling rate convertor is not installed in your connecting digital electronic device (e.g., MD player), recording is not possible. Please see the user manuals for the electronic devices for further details.
  • Page 56 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F o u r...
  • Page 57: Using The Integrated

    Using the Integrated Wireless LAN* *Optional device...
  • Page 58 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n F I v e...
  • Page 59: Wireless Lan User's Guide

    (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesirable oper- ation. Modifications not expressly authorized by Fujitsu PC Corporation may invalidate the user's right to operate this equipment.
  • Page 60: Before Using The Wireless Lan

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Before Using the Wireless LAN The Integrated Wireless LAN is an optional device avail- able for Fujitsu mobile computers. This manual describes the basic operating procedures for the Wireless LAN (referred to as the “device” in this manual) and how to set up a wireless LAN network.
  • Page 61: For Better Communications

    Figure 2. Infrastructure Mode Network ADSL modem, Internet cable modem, or similar Wireless LAN To improve this situation, you can use a wireless LAN access point, which is sold separately. The wireless LAN network is in the “Infrastructure mode” when it uses an access point, and such a connection is called the “Infra- structure Network.”...
  • Page 62: Stopping Transmission

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k STOPPING TRANSMISSION To use this product inside hospitals, clinics, or airplanes, or in other places where the use of electronic equipment is regulated, stop the transmission of radio waves from the wireless LAN beforehand.
  • Page 63: Connection Using Windows Xp

    Connection using Windows XP FLOW OF OPERATIONS The wireless LAN connection procedure contained in this section is outlined below. Make sure the mobile computer is ready for the transmission of radio waves from the wireless LAN. For further details, see (See Starting Transmission on page 54 for more information).
  • Page 64 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k The [Wireless Network Properties] window will be displayed. Select the Association tab if it is not already selected. Enter the information required for connection to the wireless LAN.
  • Page 65: Connection To The Network

    13. Verify that the network name entered in step 7 above is added in [Preferred Networks], and then click the [OK] button. P O I N T In [Preferred Networks], register only the desired connection settings. 14. Close the [Wireless Network ] window. CONNECTION TO THE NETWORK This section explains connection to the network.
  • Page 66 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k For ad hoc connection: Assign the same network name to all personal computers existing on the network. For infrastructure connection: Assign the name of the work group to be accessed.
  • Page 67 menu displayed. The property window correspond- ing to the selected printer will be displayed. P O I N T Setting the printer-sharing function when Network Setup Wizard has been executed is suggested on the screen. For the wireless LAN, however, since security is guaranteed by entry of the network name (SSID) and the network key, the steps to be taken to set the printer-sharing function without using Network Setup...
  • Page 68 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Status The connection condition is shown. Network Name (SSID) The connected network name (SSID) is displayed. AP’s MAC Address In infrastructure mode, the MAC address of the access point currently in connection is shown.
  • Page 69: Connection Using Windows 2000

    Connection using Windows 2000 FLOW OF OPERATIONS The wireless LAN connection procedure is outlined below. Make sure that the personal computer is ready for the transmission of radio waves from the wireless LAN. For further details, see "Starting the transmis- sion"...
  • Page 70 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Enter the network name (SSID) Enter the appropriate network name according to the "Operating mode" to be used. Enter the desired network name in less than 33 ASCII char- acters.
  • Page 71: Connection To The Network

    Broadcom Wireless LAN: Right-click the Broadcom Wireless Utility icon in the system tray in the lower right corner of your screen. Click [Open Utility]. The [Broadcom Wireless Configuration Utility] window will be displayed. Select the [Wireless Networks] tab if it is not already selected.
  • Page 72 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Double-click the [Network and Dial-up Connec- tions] icon. The [Network and Dial-up Connec- tion] window will be displayed. Right-click [Local Area Connection], and click [Properties] in the menu displayed.
  • Page 73 Click [Service], and then click the [Add] button. The [Select Network Service] window will be dis- played. Click [File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Net- works] and then click the [OK] button. Processing will return to the [Wireless Network Connection Properties] window, and [File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks] will be added to the list.
  • Page 74 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k is in use, "Ad hoc (Peer-to-peer)" will be displayed. Security The setting status of WEP is displayed. Speed The communications speed is displayed. Band (Frequency) The current operating frequency band is displayed.
  • Page 75: Other Settings

    Other settings SETTING OF POWER-SAVING FUNCTION You can set the power-saving function of wireless LAN. Default setting is auto-setting. In case of using the power-saving function, manually control the communi- cation performance. Intel PROSet Wireless LAN: Click [Start] -> [(All) Programs] -> [Intel Network Adapters] ->...
  • Page 76: Troubleshooting

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Troubleshooting Causes and countermeasures for troubles you may encounter while using your wireless LAN are described in the following table. Problem Possible Cause Unavailable...
  • Page 77 Problem Possible Cause Unavailable It takes too long to retrieve the network network and display the connection connected (continued) computers. Incorrect setting of IP address W I r e l e s s L A N U s e r ’ s G u i d e Possible Solution Retrieve computers as follow: Windows XP:...
  • Page 78 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Problem Possible Cause Communication Access control may be disabled is disconnected soon after connection to the access point S e c t i o n F i v e In case of Windows XP, check the setting of "Enable network access control using IEEE 802.1X".Refer to "Assigning parameters"...
  • Page 79: Ip Addresses

    Wireless LAN Glossary Ad hoc A designation for wireless LAN network configuration. It indicates a form of communication limited to those personal computers which have wireless LAN function. For details, refer to "Ad hoc connection" on page 52. Channel The frequency band of wireless LAN to be used in communications over wireless LAN or at the access point.
  • Page 80 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k S e c t i o n F i v e submitting correct network keys. However, in case of actual communications, the same network key must be set.
  • Page 81 IP address information If IP address is unknown, set IP address as follows: If you have an access point (DHCP server) on the network, set the IP address as follows: Windows 2000: [Obtain an IP address automatically] Windows XP: [Obtain an IP address automatically] P O I N T A DHCP server is a server that automatically assigns IP addresses to computers or other devices in the network.
  • Page 82: Specifications

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Specifications Item Type of network Transfer rate Active frequency Number of channels Security Maximum recommended number of computers to be connected over wireless LAN (during ad hoc connection) * "Wi-Fi based"...
  • Page 83 Troubleshooting...
  • Page 84 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x...
  • Page 85: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook is sturdy and subject to few problems in the field. However, you may encounter simple setup or operating problems that you can solve on the spot, or problems with peripheral devices, that you can solve by replacing the device. The information...
  • Page 86: Troubleshooting Table

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x TROUBLESHOOTING TABLE Problem Audio Problems ......page 78 DVD/CD-RW Drive Problems .
  • Page 87: Floppy Disk Drive Problems

    Problem The DVD/CD-RW Access The Windows DVD/CD-RW indicator on the Status auto insertion function is Indicator Panel blinks at active and is checking to see if regular intervals when no a DVD/CD-RW disc is ready to DVD/CD-RW disc is in the run.
  • Page 88: Memory Problems

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x Problem You have connected an Your operating system external keyboard or a software is not setup with mouse and it seems to be...
  • Page 89: Pc Card Problems

    Problem PC Card Problems A card inserted in the PC The card is not properly Card slot does not work or installed. is locking up the system. The card may have been installed while an application was running, so your notebook is not aware of its installation.
  • Page 90 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x Problem Your LifeBook notebook The power management turns off all by itself. parameters are set for auto timeouts which are too short for your operating needs.
  • Page 91: Shutdown And Startup Problems

    Close all applications and try the button again. Set the operating source by pressing the [ESC] key while the Fujitsu logo is on screen or use the [F2] key and enter the setup utility and adjust the source settings from the Boot menu. (See BIOS Setup Utility on page 25 for more information) Make sure you have the right password.
  • Page 92 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x Problem The built-in display is The angle of the display and blank when you turn on the brightness settings are not your LifeBook notebook.
  • Page 93: Miscellaneous Problems

    Problem The Display is dark when The default is set on low on battery power. brightness to conserve power. You have connected an Your BIOS setup is not set to external monitor and it enable your external monitor. does not display any information.
  • Page 94: Power On Self Test Messages

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x POWER ON SELF TEST MESSAGES The following is an alphabetic list of error-and-status messages that the Phoenix BIOS and/or your operating system can generate and an explanation of each message.
  • Page 95: Emergency Dvd Tray Release

    *Parity Check 2 nnnn Parity error found in the I/O bus. BIOS attempts to locate the address and display it on the screen. If it cannot locate the address, it displays ????. This is a potentially data-destroying failure. Contact your support representative.
  • Page 96: Restoring Your Pre-Installed Software

    PowerQuest Drive Image Special Edition (DISE) provides a way to restore your computer if you experi- ence a hard disk crash or other system failure. Fujitsu has used DISE to create an image of everything installed on the computer at the time you purchased it. The image is saved on a separate partition on the hard disk.
  • Page 97 Enlarging the Backup Partition If there is not enough unused space in the backup parti- tion on your hard disk, DISE will resize the partition. DISE will display the minimum, maximum, and recom- mended sizes for the backup partition. You choose the size you want.
  • Page 98 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S i x...
  • Page 99: Care And Maintenance

    Care and Maintenance...
  • Page 100 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S e v e n...
  • Page 101 4. If your notebook will not boot after it has dried out, call your support representative. Do not use your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook in a wet environment (near a bathtub, swimming pool). Always use the AC adapter and batteries that are approved for your notebook.
  • Page 102: Batteries

    L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S e v e n Outlet Type United States, Canada, parts of Latin America, Mexico, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, Taiwan Russia and the Commonwealth...
  • Page 103: Media Care

    MEDIA CARE Caring for your Media (DVD/CD-RW/CD-ROM) Media discs are precision devices and will function reli- ably if given reasonable care. Always store your media disc in its case when it is not in use. Always handle discs by the edges and avoid touching the surface.
  • Page 104 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n S e v e n...
  • Page 105: Specifications

    Specifications...
  • Page 106 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n E i g h t...
  • Page 107: Configuration Label

    Specifications This section provides the hardware and environmental specifications for your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook. Specifications of particular configurations will vary. Configuration P/N: AWAXXXXXXXXXXXXX FPC P/N: FPCMXXXXXX P5010, PM 900, 10T, XPP, 40G, 256M, DVD/CD-RW, MDM/LAN Model # Processor MICROPROCESSOR Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) Intel® Pentium® M (For the processor speed of your LifeBook, check the configura- tion label.)
  • Page 108: Device Ports

    Optional second bay battery: Lithium ion battery, rechargeable, 10.8V, 3400 mAh, 36.7Wh AC Adapter Autosensing 100-240V AC, 53W, supplying 16V DC, 3.36A, to the LifeBook notebook, Fujitsu Model FPCAC14AP, which includes an AC cable. Power Management Conforms to ACPI (Advanced Configuration and Power Interface).
  • Page 109: Pre-Installed Software

    If necessary, you can restore your system to the state in which it was shipped from Fujitsu. (See Drive Image Special Edition (DISE) on page 88 for more information) Adobe Acrobat Reader...
  • Page 110 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n E i g h t...
  • Page 111: Regulatory Information

    Regulatory Information NOTICE Changes or modifications not expressly approved by Fujitsu could void this user’s authority to operate the equipment. FCC NOTICES Notice to Users of Radios and Television These limits are designed to provide reasonable protec- tion against harmful interference in a residential installa- tion.
  • Page 112 Repairs to telecommunication equipment should be made by a Canadian authorized maintenance facility. Any repairs or alterations not expressly approved by Fujitsu or any equipment failures may give the telecom- munication company cause to request the user to disconnect the equipment from the telephone line.
  • Page 113 UL Notice This unit requires an AC adapter to operate. Use only UL Listed Class 2 Adapters with an output rating of 16 VDC, with a current of 3.36A minimum. AC Adapter output polarity: C A U T I O N The modem-to-telephone network connection must be a line cord using a minimum #26 AWG wire.
  • Page 114 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k - S e c t i o n E i g h t...
  • Page 115 Glossary...
  • Page 116 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n N i n e...
  • Page 117: Glossary

    Glossary AC Adapter A device which converts the AC voltage from a wall outlet to the DC voltage needed to power your LifeBook notebook. ACPI Advanced Configuration and Power Interface. An industry specification for the efficient handling of power consumption in mobile computers. ACPI determines how a computer's BIOS, operating system, and periph- erals communicate with each other about power management.
  • Page 118 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n N i n e Direct Memory Access. Special circuitry for memory to memory transfers of data which do not require CPU action.
  • Page 119 Operating System A group of control programs that convert application commands, including driver programs, into the exact form required by a specific brand and model of micro- processor in order to produce the desired results from that particular equipment. Partition A block of space on a hard drive which is set aside and made to appear to the operating system as if it were a separate disk, and addressed by the operating...
  • Page 120 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k – S e c t i o n N i n e Stereo (audio) A system using two channels to process sound from two different sources.
  • Page 121: Index

    Index adapter ....... 23, 109 indicator ........11 plug adapters .
  • Page 122 ........94 Fujitsu BatteryAid ......101 Fujitsu HotKey Utility .
  • Page 123 Optical Digital Audio-Out Jack ....7 PC Card access indicator ......12 care .
  • Page 124 L i f e B o o k P 5 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Before Using the Wireless LAN ....52 Broadcom Wireless LAN .