Instructions for using computer Chapter hardware This chapter contains the following topics: Computer hardware introduction ÿ Information on computer connection ÿ Read the content carefully. Note: If the conﬁguration description in this chapter is different from your actual computer, the conﬁguration of your actual computer should be taken as ﬁnal and binding.
1.1 Front view of the chassis Power button USB connector Headphone connector Microphone connector Memory Card Reader (some models are equipped with this connector). Note: Some models are not equipped with a CD drive. 1.2 Rear view of the chassis (If the rear view conﬁguration in this chapter is different from your actual computer, the rear view conﬁguration of your actual computer should be taken as ﬁnal and binding)
Voltage selection switch (Some models are equipped with this switch) Power connector PS/2 keyboard connector PS/2 mouse connector Serial connector Parallel connector ( Some models are equipped with this connector ) On-board VGA connector ( Some models are equipped with this connector ) USB connectors Ethernet connector Microphone connector...
1.3 Using the Remote Control The remote control (only shipped with some types of computers) works with the remote control receiver on the chassis. Adjust the angle of the remote control properly. User Guide 31035089_3000 H_UG_EN.indd 4 2008.8.27 6:04:45 PM...
Buttons on the remote control: Button Description Down Left Right Conﬁrm Back Details Guide (This function is not available in Microsoft Windows operating systems.) Shows live TV on the currently selected channel. Displays the Recorded TV page in Windows Media Center. Play Pause Stop...
1.4 Connecting your computer Use the following information when connecting your computer. • Look for the small connector icons on the back of your computer. Match the connectors to the icons. • If your computer cables and connector panel have color-coded connectors, match the color of the cable end with the color of the connector.
1.4.3 Connect the mouse cable to the appropriate mouse connector. (PS/2 connector or USB connector ) Note: If your computer is equipped with a wireless keyboard or mouse, connect according to the relevant description. 1.4.4 Connect the monitor cable to the monitor connector on the computer.
has a VGA connector, these two connectors can be connected with a DVI- VGA converter. 1.4.5 If you have a modem, connect the modem using the following instructions: This illustration shows two different ways of connecting the back of your computer to the modem.
Audio line-out This connector sends audio signals from the computer to external devices, such as powered stereo speakers. Microphone Use this connector to attach a microphone to your computer when you want to record sound or if you use speech- recognition software.
Note: If the audio conﬁguration interfaces in above differ from your actual computer, you may use the above steps as reference to conﬁgure the 5.1 surround audio device in your actual audio conﬁguration interface and read the electronic help information for further assistance. 1.4.8 If you have powered speakers with an adapter: (This picture is only a sketch print, it does not show the actual ﬁgure of the speaker) a.
b. Connect the cable to the speaker if necessary. On some speakers, this cable is permanently attached. c. Connect the speakers to the audio line-out port on the computer. d. Connect the plug to the power source. Note: Some models are not equipped with external speakers. 1.4.10 Connect any additional devices that you have.
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Rescue System operation Chapter instruction This chapter contains the following topics: Rescue System internet applications instructions ÿ Note: • You can recover the C drive of the computer to the factory default settings or the last system backup status using OneKey Recovery.
The system will start. After the system is restarted, the installation process will continue until completion. Method 2: Manual Installation In the Windows system, Click Start → All Programs → Lenovo → Drivers and Application Installation. After starting the procedure, install all the drivers and software manually according to the prompt.
2. If a Windows operating system is not preinstalled in your computer, the OneKey Recovery function will instead contain the following two functions: Create base backup: Without factory backup, the Lenovo OneKey Recovery enables you to backup all data of the current system partition manually after installing the operating system and common software.
Detailed operation procedure (example: Recovering Factory Backup): 1. Power on the computer. When the screen displays the Lenovo picture initially, press the F2 key on the keyboard to start the Rescue System, where you can select OneKey Recovery.
ﬁles to be corrupted. 2.3.3 Setting a password To ensure authentication of the user who is copying the ﬁles, the Lenovo ﬁle management function enables you to set a protection password. Users are unable to access the ﬁles in your hard disk drive partitions without passing the password...
2.4.1 Launch Turn on the computer. When the Lenovo picture appears on the screen initially, press the F2 key to launch Rescue System. Then select OneKey Antivirus. 2.4.2 Scan and kill viruses There are two options to scan and kill viruses: 1.
22.214.171.124 Obtaining the latest virus package from the ﬂash disk 1. First, make a ﬂash disk of OneKey Antivirus in the Windows system. Connect a ﬂash disk to the USB connector, and click Start → All Programs → Lenovo → Download USB update package.
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Instructions for using computer Chapter software This chapter contains the following topics Computer software instructions ÿ Note: The interface and function of each of these features are subjected to the actual software that was shipped with the computer model that you purchased. 31035089_3000 H_UG_EN.indd 21 User Guide 2008.8.27 6:04:59 PM...
3.1.2 Starting the burner software 1. Choose All Programs → Lenovo → Power2Go → Power2Go from the Start menu to launch the burner program. 2. Choose a task for the burner from the task list. Then start the burner to record ﬁles.
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• Helps the child keep a proper sitting posture while operating a computer. The Lenovo Healthcare Software protects the healthy growth of childrens’ spines and vision (Lenovo PC Bright Eye camera is required in order to use these functions). 3.3.1 Bright Vision Setting 1.
If there are some other devices in this option, do not check them. Only choose the “Vimicro USB2.0 UVC PC Camera” device, and the window should display the camera image. An image, which is caught by Lenovo PC Bright Eye camera, will be displayed in the video capture window. Adjusting the position and pitching angle of the camera to ensure the whole face is displayed in the 31035089_3000 H_UG_EN.indd 25...
Now, you have successfully conﬁgured the Lenovo PC Bright Eye camera with Lenovo Health Care Software. 5. Select Lenovo Healthcare Software → Bright Vision. 6. Click Distance Setup or Brightness Adjustment to adjust the camera. 3.3.2 Distance Setup 1.
Elevation angle: 20 degrees Depression angle: 30 degrees The horizontal rotary angle(the face rotary angle scope in the horizontal): -20 ~ +20 degree 3.4 Trend Micro Internet Security If the Trend Micro Internet Security antivirus software is installed on your computer, operate according to the following instructions.
It is a fast and accurate biometrics, facial recognition system that can be implemented with Lenovo computers and video- capture hardware. This software applies only to the computers equipped with Lenovo PC Bright Eye camera and is available only after the camera is installed. Note: Use the following guidelines to ensure the best performance during face registration and veriﬁcation:...
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4.1 Restoring the system The system can develop problems due to erroneous operation or the installation of additional software. If software problems develop in the originally installed software, you can restore the system by using system backup and restoration features. Note: The existing system settings will change after restoration.
4.4 Checking for, and correcting disk errors To properly maintain your system, you should periodically check for and ﬁx hard disk errors by doing the following: 1. Right-click the icon for the hard disk drive (HDD) that you want to reorganize, then select Properties from the pop-up menu.
Do not do any of the following: • Allow water to enter the computer • Use a heavily dampened cloth • Spray water directly onto the surface of the monitor or inside of computer. Daily attention should be given to LCD monitors. Use a dry cloth daily to brush dust from the monitor and keyboard.
Troubleshooting and Conﬁrming Chapter Setup This chapter contains the following topics: Troubleshooting and problem resolution ÿ Note: The description of the TV card in this manual is only used for the machines which have the TV card. It is invalid for those machines which do not have TV card.
2. Move any interfering devices away from the computer. 3. If the problem persists, consult with Lenovo Service. 5.2 Troubleshooting audio problems Problem: When you connect the headphones to the front audio output connector, the speakers connected to the back audio output connector are silenced.
3. Check that the volume of each sound channel is set to an audible level; if not adjust the volume to the appropriate level. 4. If the problem persists, reinstall the driver for the audio card by clicking in succession Start → All Programs → Lenovo → Drivers and Software Installation. 5.3 Troubleshooting software problems Problem: You are unable exit a running program normally.
1. Check to determine if there is an optical drive icon in the resource manager of the operating system. If not, restart your computer. If there is still no icon, contact Lenovo Service. Otherwise, continue with the next step of this procedure.
The capacity of the hard disk as calculated using this method may be slightly different from the actual capacity due to the rounding of totals. 5.5 Special considerations for troubleshooting Windows Record the following information that may later be useful in troubleshooting system problems: 1.
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