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    Corporation. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be copied, reproduced, or translated, without prior written consent of Fujitsu. No part of this publication may be stored or transmitted in any elec- tronic form without the written consent of Fujitsu.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k 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 3.75 A.

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    About This Guide ......1 Fujitsu Contact Information ....1 Limited Warranty .

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Power Management Power/Suspend/Resume Button ... . 32 Suspend Mode......32 Hibernation (Save-to-Disk) Feature .

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    T a b l e o f C o n t e n t s GLOSSARY/REGULATORY Glossary ....... 79 Regulatory Information .

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...

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    Preface...

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...

  • Page 9: Preface

    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 Fujitsu Weblinks -> LifeBook Accessories Web site URL link located in the Service and Support Software folder of the Windows Start menu.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...

  • Page 11: Getting To Know Your Lifebook Notebook

    Getting to Know Your LifeBook Notebook...

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k...

  • Page 13: Overview

    Overview This section describes the components of your Fujitsu LifeBook S2000 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/connectors

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Display Air Flow Vents Panel Latch SD Card/Memory Stick Pro Slot Locating the Controls and Connectors TOP AND FRONT COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s top and front components.

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    SD Card/Memory Stick Pro Slot The Secure Digital/Memory Stick Pro card slot allows you to install a flash memory card for data storage. This architecture allows you to transfer data between a variety of different digital devices. (See Memory Stick Pro/ Secure Digital Slot on page 45 for more information) Air Flow Vents The air flow vents assist in proper cooling of the system.

  • Page 16: Left-side Panel Components

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Headphone Jack Microphone Jack LEFT-SIDE PANEL COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s left-side components. Headphone Jack The headphone jack allows you to connect headphones or powered external speakers.

  • Page 17: Right-side Panel Components

    RIGHT-SIDE PANEL COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s right-side components. Flexible Bay The Flexible Bay can accommodate one of the following devices. (See Flexible Bay Devices on page 20 for more information) Modular DVD/CD-RW combo drive: ■...

  • Page 18: Back Panel Components

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k BACK PANEL COMPONENTS Following is a brief description of your LifeBook note- book’s back panel components. Mini S-Video Out Jack The S-Video output is used to transmit a higher resolu- tion video signal to a compatible TV or VCR.

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    Air Flow Vents The air flow vents assist in proper cooling of the system. To protect your notebook from damage and to optimize system performance, be sure to keep all air all vents unobstructed, clean, and clear of debris. This may require periodic cleaning, depending upon the environment in which the system is used.

  • Page 20: Bottom Components

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Certificate of Authenticity Label (approximate location) Main Unit and Configuration Label BOTTOM COMPONENTS The following is a brief description of your LifeBook notebook’s bottom panel components.

  • Page 21: Status Indicator Panel

    Battery Indicators AC Adapter Status Indicator Panel The Status Indicator displays symbols that correspond with a specific component of your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook. These symbols tell you how each of those components are operating. (Figure 2-9) POWER INDICATOR The Power indicator symbol states whether your system is operational.

  • Page 22: Wireless Lan Access Indicator

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k whether that specific battery is charging. This indicator will flash if the battery is too hot or cold to charge. Batteries subjected to shocks, vibration or extreme temperatures can be permanently damaged.

  • Page 23: Keyboard

    Fn Key Start Key Keyboard USING THE KEYBOARD Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has an integral 84-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 24: Function Keys

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k FUNCTION KEYS Your LifeBook notebook has 12 function keys, F1 through F12. The functions assigned to these keys differ for each application.

  • Page 25: Touchpad Pointing Device

    Cursor Control Left Button Scroll Button Right Button Touchpad Pointing Device The Touchpad pointing device comes built into your 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 26: Dragging

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Figure 2-14 Double-clicking ■ If the interval between clicks is too long, the double-click will not be executed. ■ Parameters for the Touchpad can be adjusted from the Mouse Properties dia- log box located in the Windows Control...

  • Page 27: Volume Control

    Volume Control Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has multiple volume controls which interact with each other Software that contains audio files will also contain a volume control of its own. If you install an external audio device that has an independent volume control, the hardware volume control and the software volume control will interact with each other.

  • Page 28: Flexible Bay Devices

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Flexible Bay Devices Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook contains a Flexible Bay. The Flexible Bay can accommodate a modular DVD/ CD-RW combo drive, Dual-Layer Multi-Format DVD Writer, Lithium ion battery, or weight saver.

  • Page 29: Mode Button

    LifeBook Application/ Media Player Panel A unique feature of your LifeBook notebook is the Life- Book Application/Media Player Panel. The LifeBook Application Panel makes your notebook more than just another computer. This panel allows you to launch applications with the touch of one button or to operate the optical drive as an independent audio media player.

  • Page 30: Using The Media Player

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k click on the application you wish to launch with this button, and then click Open. Click OK, and the button will now launch the new application.

  • Page 31: Desktop Control Panel

    DESKTOP CONTROL PANEL Your LifeBook notebook includes a desktop control panel for your notebook’s desktop that you can use at any time. You may use this panel to operate the media player when you have the Selector switch in the Application position or Lock mode.

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  • Page 33: Getting Started With

    Getting Started...

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  • Page 35: Power Sources

    DC Output Cable AC Cable Power Sources Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook has three possible power sources: a primary Lithium ion battery, an AC adapter or an optional Auto/Airline adapter. CONNECTING THE POWER ADAPTERS The AC adapter or optional Auto/Airline adapter provides power for operating your notebook and charging the batteries.

  • Page 36: Display Panel

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k 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 37: Starting Your Lifebook Notebook

    BIOS program. Each time you power up or restart your notebook, it goes through a boot sequence which displays a Fujitsu logo until your operating system is loaded. During booting, your notebook is performing a standard boot sequence including a Power On Self Test (POST).

  • Page 38: 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 39: Registering Your Lifebook Notebook

    REGISTERING YOUR LIFEBOOK NOTEBOOK How do I register? To register, visit our Web site at: http://www.computers.us.fujitsu.com/support INSTALLING CLICK ME! The first time you boot up your system, you will see an icon called Click Me!. (The icon is located in the Start menu for Windows XP systems).

  • Page 40: Power Management

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k 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.

  • Page 41: Hibernation (save-to-disk) Feature

    HIBERNATION (SAVE-TO-DISK) FEATURE The Hibernation feature saves the contents of your LifeBook notebook’s system memory to the hard drive as a part of the Suspend/Resume mode. You can enable or disable this feature. Enable or Disable the Hibernation Feature The default setting is not enabled. To enable or disable the Hibernation feature follow these easy steps: 1.

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  • Page 43: User-installable Features

    User-Installable Features...

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  • Page 45: Lithium Ion Battery

    Lithium ion Battery Your 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. The Lithium ion battery operating time may become shorter if it is used under the following conditions: When used at temperatures that exceeds a low of 5°C...

  • Page 46: Replacing The Battery

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Dead Battery Suspend mode shows on the Status indi- cator just like the normal Suspend mode. Once your 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 47: External Usb Floppy Disk Drive

    BIOS manual for further informa- tion on changing the default boot drive. The BIOS manual can be found on the Fujitsu Computer Systems web site: http:// www.computers.us.fujitsu.com. LOADING A DISK To load a disk into your disk drive, follow these easy steps: 1.

  • Page 48: Media Player Drive

    Figure 4-5. Media Player Drive ■ You should regularly check the Fujitsu web site at: http://www.computers.us .fujitsu.com/support for current updated drivers. All LifeBook DVD players are set to play ■...

  • Page 49: Removing Media

    If you have disabled the Auto Insert Notification Function, you will have to start the drive from your desktop, since your LifeBook notebook will not automatically recognize that media has been loaded. Figure 4-6. Loading/Ejecting Media REMOVING MEDIA 1. Push and release the eject button on the front of the optical drive.

  • Page 50: Using Optical Drive On Battery Power

    DVD movies on battery power. If you don’t have an additional battery, you may purchase one either online at http://www.computers.us.fujitsu.com or by calling 1-877-372-3473. To Watch a Movie on Battery Power: 1. Have an additional full-charged battery or your AC adapter ready for use.

  • Page 51: Pc Cards

    PC Card Slot 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 ■...

  • Page 52: Smart Card Reader

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k SMART CARD READER An embedded Smart Card Reader is provided on your notebook. Smart Cards are the same size and shape as credit cards, but they contain an integrated micropro- cessor chip.

  • Page 53: Memory Stick Pro/sd Slot

    Memory Stick Pro/ Secure Digital Slot Your LifeBook notebook supports Memory Stick/ Memory Stick Pro and Secure Digital (SD) Cards, on which you can store and transfer data to and from a variety of digital devices. These cards use flash memory architecture, which means they don’t need a power source to retain data.

  • Page 54: Memory Upgrade Module

    2 GB), you may install a larger and/or an additional memory upgrade module. The memory upgrade must be a dual-in-line (DIMM) SDRAM module. To ensure 100% compatibility, purchase the SDRAM module only from the Fujitsu web store at http://www.computers.us.fujitsu.com Do not remove any screws from the ■...

  • Page 55: Checking The Memory Capacity

    Figure 4-14. Removing a Memory Upgrade Module 4. Store the memory upgrade module in a static guarded sleeve. 5. Replace the cover. (Figure 4-13) 6. Replace the screws. CHECKING THE MEMORY CAPACITY Once you have changed the system memory capacity by replacing the installed module with a larger one, be sure to check that your notebook has recognized the change.

  • Page 56: Device Ports

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Device Ports Your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook comes equipped with multiple ports to which you can connect external devices including: disk drives, keyboards, modems, printers, etc.

  • Page 57: Headphone Jack

    The 1394 port used in this system uses a four-pin configuration. If you intend to interface with devices which use a six-pin configuration, you will need to purchase an adapter. In order to connect a 1394 device, follow these steps: 1.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k than NTSC or PAL. In order to connect an S-Video device, follow these easy steps: (Figure 4-22) 1. Attach the mini S-Video cable adapter (Figure 2-3) (included with your system accessories) to the S- Video cable from the device.

  • Page 59: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting...

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  • Page 61: Identifying The Problem

    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 62: Troubleshooting Table

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k TROUBLESHOOTING TABLE Problem Audio Problems ......page 54 DVD/CD-ROM Drive Problems.

  • Page 63: Floppy Disk Drive Problems

    Problem Notebook fails to recognize DVD/CD-RW/CD-ROM is DVD/CD-RW/CD-ROM’s. dirty or defective. (continued) The DVD/CD-RW/CD- The Windows DVD/CD-RW/ ROM Access indicator on CD-ROM auto insertion func- the Status Indicator Panel tion is active and is checking to blinks at regular intervals see if a DVD/CD-RW/CD- when no DVD/CD-RW/ ROM is ready to run.

  • Page 64: Memory Problems

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Problem You have connected an Your operating system software external keyboard or a is not setup with the correct mouse and it seems to be software driver for that device.

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    Problem You turn on your The primary battery is installed LifeBook notebook and but is faulty. nothing seems to happen. (continued) The battery or batteries are low. The power adapter (AC or auto/airline) is not plugged in properly. The Power adapter (AC or auto/airline) has no power from the AC outlet, airplane seat jack, or the car’s cigarette...

  • Page 66: 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 29 for more information) Make sure you have the right password.

  • Page 67: Video Problems

    Problem Your notebook appears to BIOS setup changes were not change setup parameters saved when you made them when you start it. and exited the BIOS setup utility returning it to previous settings. The BIOS CMOS hold-up battery has failed. Your system display won’t The system may be password- turn on when the system is...

  • Page 68: Miscellaneous Problems

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Problem The Built-in Display does A foreign object, such as a not close. paper clip, is stuck between the display and the keyboard.

  • Page 69: Power On Self Test Messages

    POWER ON SELF TEST MESSAGES The following is an alphabetic list of error-and-status messages that Phoenix BIOS and/or your operating system can generate and an explanation of each message. Error messages are marked with an *. If an error message is displayed that is not in this list, write it down and check your operating system documentation both on screen and in the manual.

  • Page 70: Emergency Drive Tray Release

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k *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 ????.

  • Page 71: Restoring Pre-installed Software

    RESTORING PRE-INSTALLED SOFTWARE The Drivers and Applications Restore (DAR) CD contains sets of device drivers and Fujitsu utilities (in specific directories) that are unique to your computer configuration for use as documented below. In order to install applications and/or drivers from the DAR CD, your system...

  • Page 72: Automatically Downloading Driver Updates

    Your system has a convenient tool called the Fujitsu Driver Update (FDU) utility. With FDU, you can choose to automatically or manually go to the Fujitsu site to check for new updates for your system. The FDU icon should appear in the system tray at the bottom right of your screen (roll the cursor over the icons to find the correct one).

  • Page 73: Care And Maintenance

    Care and Maintenance...

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    C a r e a n d M a i n t e n a n c e 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).

  • Page 76: Batteries

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Traveling with your LifeBook notebook Do not transport your notebook while it is turned on. ■ It is recommended that you carry your notebook with ■...

  • Page 77: Media Care

    changes. Store at temperatures between 50º F (10ºC) and 125ºF (52ºC). Do not touch the exposed part of the disk ■ behind the metal shutter. Never use the floppy disk drive with any liquid, metal, ■ or other foreign matter inside the floppy disk drive or disk.

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  • Page 79: Specifications

    Specifications...

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  • Page 81: Configuration Label

    Specifications This section provides the hardware and environmental specifications for your Fujitsu LifeBook notebook. Spec- ifications of particular configurations will vary. Part Number P/N: FPC P/N: FPCMXXXXX S2110, AMD TM28, 13.3CV XGA, WLAN, XPH, DVD/CD-RW, 256M, 60G, MDM/LAN Model #...

  • Page 82: Features

    Optional Flexible Bay battery: 6-cell Lithium ion battery, rechargeable, 10.8V AC Adapter Autosensing 100-240V AC, supplying 16V DC, 3.75A, 60W to the LifeBook notebook, Fujitsu Model FPCAC37AP, which includes an AC cable. Power Management Conforms to ACPI (Advanced Configuration and Power Interface).

  • Page 83: Environmental Requirements

    The Fujitsu Driver Update (FDU) utility is pre-installed on your system. With FDU, you can choose to automati- cally or manually go to the Fujitsu site to check for new updates for your system. For more information, see “Automatically Downloading Driver Updates” on...

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    Glossary...

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  • Page 87: 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 Active-Matrix Display A type of technology for making flat-panel displays which has a transistor or similar device for every pixel on the screen.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k produces a visual image by varying the position and intensity of the beam. Data The information a system stores and processes. Direct current.

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    Floppy Disk A spinning platter of magnetic data storage media which is highly flexible. Gigabyte. Hard drive A spinning platter of magnetic data storage media where the platter is very stiff. Input/Output. Data entering and leaving your notebook in electronic form. I/O Port The connector and associated control circuits for data entering and leaving your notebook in electronic form.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface. A standard communication protocol for exchange of information between computers and sound producers such as synthesizers.

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    RAM Module A printed circuit card with memory and associated circuitry which allows the user to add additional memory to the computer without special tools. Reset The act of reloading the operating system. A reset erases all information stored in RAM. Restart See Reset.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Wired for Management is Intel’s broad-based initiative to reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO) of business computing without sacrificing power and flexibility. Wi-Fi Compatible Wi-Fi (Wireless Fidelity) Identifies that the product has passed the interoperability test, supplied by the WECA...

  • Page 93: 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 This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules.

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    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 95: Lan User's Guide

    Appendix Integrated Wireless LAN* User’s Guide *Optional Device...

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    (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesirable operation. Modifications not expressly authorized by Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation may invalidate the user's right to operate this equipment.

  • Page 98: Before Using The Wireless Lan

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Before Using the Wireless LAN This manual describes the procedures required to prop- erly setup and configure the integrated Wireless LAN Mini-PCI device (referred to as "WLAN device"...

  • Page 99: Wireless Network Considerations

    Deactivation of the WLAN device may be desired in certain circumstances (to extend battery life) or where certain environments require it (i.e. hospitals, clinics, airplanes, etc.). Fujitsu mobile computers employ two methods with which to deactivate the WLAN device: Using the Wireless On/Off Switch, or, ■...

  • Page 100: Activating The Wlan Device

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Figure A-3. Wireless LAN On/Off Switch Location Deactivation using Atheros Client Utility software Click [Start] -> [Program Files] -> [Atheros] -> Atheros Client Utility.

  • Page 101: Configuration Of The Wlan Device

    Configuration of the WLAN Device The WLAN Device can be configured to establish wire- less network connectivity using the Atheros Client Utility software. The Atheros Client Utility software allows for multiple profile setups and supports auto- matic profile switching. Support for most industry stan- dard security solutions, as well as Cisco Compatible Extensions (CCX), is contained in this software.

  • Page 102: Connection To The Network

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Pre-Shared Key Enables the use of pre-shared keys that are defined on both the access point and the station. This is where static WEP keys are entered.

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    Confirming the computer and work group names To modify the computer name and/or the work group name, you need to be logged in from Windows as an administrator. Click the [Start] button, then [Control Panel]. If the Control Panel is in Category view, switch to Classic view by clicking “Switch to Classic View”...

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Security...] in the menu displayed. The [Folder Name Properties] window will be displayed. Setting the file-sharing function for the file which has been used to execute Network Setup Wizard is suggested on the screen.

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    Data Encryption ■ Displays the current security status of the profile being used: None: No encryption used. WEP: WEP encryption algorithm used. CKIP: WEP encryption algorithm used. TKIP: WEP encryption algorithm used. Signal Strength ■ Displays the current strength of the signal being received by the radio.

  • Page 106: Troubleshooting The Wlan

    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Troubleshooting the WLAN TROUBLESHOOTING TABLE Causes and countermeasures for troubles you may encounter while using your wireless LAN are described in the following table.

  • Page 107: Glossary

    Wireless LAN Glossary GLOSSARY Ad Hoc Mode Ad Hoc Mode refers to a wireless network architecture where wireless network connectivity between multiple computers is established without a central wireless network device, typically known as Access Points. Connectivity is accomplished using only client devices in a peer-to-peer fashion.

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    L i f e B o o k S 2 0 0 0 N o t e b o o k Shared key authentication 802.11 network authentication method in which the AP sends the client device a challenge text packet that the client must then encrypt with the correct WEP key and return to the AP.

  • Page 109: Ip Address Information

    IP address information ABOUT IP ADDRESSES IP addressing is much more complicated than can be briefly explained in this document. You are advised to consult with your network administrator for additional 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: [Obtain an IP address automatically]...

  • Page 110: Specifications

    L i f e B o o k S 2 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 111: Index

    Index About This Guide ......1 adapter ........27 indicator .

  • Page 112: Function Key

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