* Insert the supplied AA alkaline battery before use.
The illustrations in this document may appear different from your model.
The DC IN port is located behind the foot stand. Be sure to locate the port and adjust the angle of the computer screen before plugging the AC adapter cable into the port.
Press the power button until the power indicator light turns on.
Your computer will take a few minutes during the initial startup. No action is required until the setup window appears.
Your VAIO® computer comes with the following documentation.
Help and Support is easy to access, and provides important documents and helpful support resources such as setup tools, tutorials, and FAQs.
Keep your computer updated with Windows Update and VAIO Update.
Click Start , All Programs, and Windows Update.
Click Start , All Programs, VAIO Care, VAIO Software, and VAIO Update.
Your computer must be connected to the Internet to download the updates.
Create your own Recovery Media immediately, so that you can restore your computer to factory-installed settings in case of a system failure.
For details, refer to the supplied Recovery, Backup and Troubleshooting Guide.
Recovery Media are not provided with your computer.
Use the VAIO Smart Network software to manage wireless communications.
Click Start , All Programs, and VAIO Smart Network.
See the on-screen User Guide for more information.
With the Quick Web Access function, you can access the Internet without launching the Windows operating system.
For more information, click the icon located at the lower right corner of the screen displayed when using the Quick Web Access function.
To protect your investment and maximize its lifespan, we encourage you to follow these guidelines.
LCD Screen/Touch Screen Handling
Do not exert pressure on the computer while cleaning. Otherwise, you may make scratches on the LCD screen/touch screen.
If your computer is equipped with a built-in hard disk drive, avoid moving your computer while it is turned on or in the process of powering on or shutting down.
Prevent liquids from coming into contact with your computer, keyboard, or mouse.
Place your computer on hard surfaces, such as a desk or table. Proper air circulation around vents is important to reduce heat.
Do not put stress on the AC adapter cable connected to your computer.
With the VAIO Care software, you can prevent or solve troubles on your computer. Turn on your computer, and then press the ASSIST button to launch the software.
VAIO Support Homepage
http://www.sony.ca/support/ (Canada: English)
http://fr.sony.ca/support (Canada: French)
http://esupport.sony.com/ES/VAIO/LA/ (Latin American area)
Features and specifications may vary and are subject to change without notice.
Here you can download full pdf version of manual, it may contain additional safety instructions, warranty information, FCC rules, etc.