CHAPTER 1 Preface...
Table of Content Preface Table of Content ... 1-2 Regulations Information... 1-5 FCC-B Radio Frequency Interference Statement ... 1-5 FCC Conditions ... 1-6 CE Conformity ... 1-6 Safety Instructions... 1-7 Safety Guideline for Using Lithium Battery ...1-11 WEEE Statement ... 1-15 Optical Device Drive Notice ...
Right Side View ... 2-17 Left Side View... 2-18 Rear Side View... 2-21 Bottom Side View ... 2-23 Getting Started Power Management ... 3-2 Connecting the AC Power ... 3-2 Using the Battery Power... 3-4 ECO Engine -- Power Saving Function ... 3-10 TurboBattery+ Function...
Connecting the External Devices... 3-43 Connecting the Peripheral Devices ... 3-43 Connecting the Communication Devices ... 3-47 Components Replacement and Upgrade ... 3-50 BIOS Setup About BIOS Setup... 4-2 When to Use BIOS Setup... 4-2 How to Run BIOS Setup... 4-2 Control Keys ...
Regulations Information FCC-B Radio Frequency Interference Statement 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. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
Shield interface cables and AC power cord, if any, must be used in order to comply with the emission limits. FCC Conditions This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: This device may not cause harmful interference.
Safety Instructions Read the safety instructions carefully and thoroughly. All cautions and warnings on the equipment or user’s manual should be noted. Keep the User’s Guide that comes with the package for future reference. Keep this equipment away from humidity and high temperature. Lay this equipment on a stable surface before setting it up.
Make sure the power voltage is within safety range and has been adjusted properly to the value of 100~240V before connecting the equipment to the power outlet. Always unplug the AC power cord before installing any add-on card or module to the equipment.
When installing the coaxial cable to the TV Tuner, it is necessary to ensure that the metal shield is reliable connected to protective earthing system of the building. Cable distribution system should be grounded (earthed) in accordance with ANSI/NFPA 70, the National Electrical Code (NEC), in particular Section 820.93, Grounding of Outer Conductive Shield of a Coaxial Cable.
1-10 Green Product Features Reduced energy consumption during use and stand-by Limited use of substances harmful to the environment and health Easily dismantled and recycled Reduced use of natural resources by encouraging recycling Extended product lifetime through easy upgrades Reduced solid waste production through take-back policy Environmental Policy The product has been designed to enable proper reuse of parts and recycling and should not be thrown away...
1-11 Safety Guideline for Using Lithium Battery (English) CAUTION: Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the equipment manufacturer. Discard used batteries according to manufacturer’s instructions. (French) (Français) ATTENTION: II y a danger d’explosion s’il y a remplacement incorrect de la batterie. Remplacer uniquement avec une batterie du meme type ou d’un type équivalent recommandé...
1-12 üreticinin talimatlarına göre degerlendiriniz. (Greek) (Ελληνικά) ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Κίνδυνος έκρηξης εάν η μπαταρία τοποθετηθεί λανθασμένα. Να αντικαθιστάτε μόνο με τον ίδιο ή αντίστοιχο τύπο με αυτό που συνιστά ο κατασκευαστής του εξοπλισμού. Να απορρίπτετε τις χρησιμοποιημένες μπαταρίες ως απορρίμματα σύμφωνα με τις οδηγίες του κατασκευαστή. (Polish) (Polski) OSTRZEŻENIE: Nieprawidłowa wymiana może spowodować...
1-13 권장하는 것과 동일하거나 동등한 배터리로만 교체하십시오. 사용한 배터리는 제조업체의 지침에 따라 폐기하십시오. (Vietnamese) (Tieng Viet) LƯU Ý: Thay thế pin không tương thích có thể dẫn đến nguy cơ bị nổ. Chỉ thay thế bằng pin cùng loại hoặc loại tương ứng khuyên dùng bởi nhà sản xuất thiết bị. Vứt bỏ pin đã sử dụng theo hướng dẫn của nhà sản xuất.
1-14 utilizadas de acordo com as instruções do fabricante. (Swedish) (Svenska) VARNING: Explosionsfara vid felaktigt batteribyte. Använd samma batterityp eller en ekvivalent typ som rekommenderas av apparattillverkaren. Kassera använt batteri enligt fabrikantens instruction. (Finnish) (Suomi) VAROITUS: Paristo voi räjähtää, jos se on virheellisesti asennettu. valmistajan suosittelemaan tyyppiin.
1-15 proizvođača. (Estonian) (Eesti) ETTEVAATUST! Plahvatusoht, kui aku on valesti paigaldatud. Asendage ainult sama või tootja poolt soovitatud võrdväärse akuga. Hävitage kasutatud aku vastavalt tootja juhistele. در ﺻﻮرت ﺗﻌﻮﻳﺾ ﺑﺎﺗﺮﯼ، ﺗﻨﻬﺎ از ﺑﺎﺗﺮﻳﻬﺎﯼ ﭘﻴﺸﻨﻬﺎدﯼ ﺷﺮﮐﺖ ﺗﻮﻟﻴﺪ ﮐﻨﻨﺪﻩ ﻣﻦ ﻗﺒﻞ ﺑﻪ ﻓﻘﻂ...
1-16 (German) (Deutsch) Gemäß der Richtlinie 2002/96/EG über Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte dürfen Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte nicht mehr als kommunale Abfälle entsorgt werden, die sich auf 13.August, 2005 wirken. Und der Hersteller von bedeckt Elektronik-Altgeräte gesetzlich zur gebrachten Produkte am Ende seines Baruchbarkeitsdauer zurückzunehmen.
1-17 (Greek) (Ελληνικά) Σύμφωνα με την Οδηγία 2002/96/ΕΚ της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης («ΕΕ») περί Απόρριψης Ηλεκτρικού και Ηλεκτρονικού Εξοπλισμού (WEEE), η οποία λαμβάνει ισχύ στις 13 Αυγούστου 2005, τα προϊόντα «ηλεκτρικού και ηλεκτρονικού εξοπλισμού» δεν είναι δυνατόν να απορριφθούν πλέον ως κοινά απορρίμματα και οι κατασκευαστές κεκαλυμμένου...
1-18 文规定「电机电子设备产品」不可再以都市废弃物处理，且所有相关电子设备制造商，均须在产品使用寿命结束后进行回 收。 (Japanese) (日本語) 2005 年 8 月 13 日以降に EU 加盟国を流通する電気・電子製品には WEEE 指令によりゴミ箱に×印のリサ イクルマークの表示が義務づけられており、廃棄物として捨てることの禁止とリサイクルが義務づけられています。 (Korean) (한국어) 2005 년 8 월 13 일자로 시행된 폐전기전자제품에 대한 유럽연합("EU") 지침, 지침 2002/96/EC 에 의거하여, "전기전자제품"은 일반 쓰레기로 폐기할 수 없으며 제품의 수명이 다하면 해당 전자제품의 제조업체가 이러한...
1-19 odbačeni kao običan otpad i proizvođači ove opreme biće prinuđeni da uzmu natrag ove proizvode na kraju njihovog uobičajenog veka trajanja. (Netherlands) (Nederlands) De richtlijn van de Europese Unie (EU) met betrekking tot Vervuiling van Electrische en Electronische producten (2002/96/EC), die op 13 Augustus 2005 in zal gaan kunnen niet meer beschouwd worden als vervuiling.
1-20 (Slovak) (Slovenčina) Na základe smernice Európskej únie („EU“) o elektrických a elektronických zariadeniach číslo 2002/96/ES, ktorá vstúpila do platnosti 13. augusta 2005, výrobky, ktorými sú „elektrické a elektronické zariadenia” nesmú byť zneškodňované spolu s komunálnym odpadom a výrobcovia patričných elektronických zariadení sú povinní takéto výrobky na konci životnosti prevziať...
1-21 2002/96/EC, koja je na snazi od 13. kolovoza 2005., "električni i elektronički uređaji" se ne smiju više bacati zajedno s kućnim otpadom i proizvođači su obvezni zbrinuti takve proizvode na kraju njihovog životnog vijeka. (Estonian) (Eesti) Vastavalt Euroopa Liidu ("EL") direktiivile 2002/96/EÜ (elektri- ja elektroonikaseadmete jäätmete kohta), mis jõustus 13.
1-22 Optical Device Drive Notice CAUTION: This appliance contains a laser system and is classified as a “CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT.” To use this model properly, read the instruction manual carefully and keep this manual for your future reference. In case of any trouble with this model, please contact your nearest “AUTHORIZED service station.”...
CHAPTER 2 Introductions...
Congratulations on becoming an user of this notebook, the finely designed notebook. This brand-new exquisite notebook will give you a delightful and professional experience in using notebook. We are proud to tell our users that this notebook is thoroughly tested and certified by our reputation for unsurpassed dependability and customer satisfaction Manual Map This User’s Manual provides instructions and illustrations on how to operate this notebook.
Chapter 4, BIOS Setup, provides information on BIOS Setup program and allows you to configure the system for optimum use. Unpacking First, unpack the shipping carton and check all items carefully. If any item contained is damaged or missing, please contact your local dealer immediately. Also, keep the box and packing materials in case you need to ship the unit in the future.
Specification Physical Characteristic Dimension Weight Socket Supported Processor Process L3 Cache Special Notification Core Chips North Bridge South Bridge Special Notification 428 (W) x 288 (D) x 55 (H) mm 3.9~4.2 kg (with 9-cell battery) Socket rPGA989 ® Intel Huron River Sandy Bridge (Quad-core/ Dual-core) 32nm up to 8MB (based on CPU) The actual processor preinstalled in the notebook depends on...
Memory Technology Memory Maximum Power AC/DC Adapter AC/DC Adapter Battery Type RTC Battery Special Notification DDR3 1600 MHz (for Quad-core only) DDR3 1066/ 1333 MHz (for Quad-core/ Dual-core) DDR3 SO-DIMM X 4 slots 4096 / 2048 / 1024MB 16 GB (4 GB DDR3 SO-DIMM x 4) 120W, 19V Input: 100~240V, 1.5A~2.0A 50~60Hz Output: 19V...
Storage (Items listed here may vary without notice) HDD form factor Optical Drive Device Special Notification I/O Port Monitor (VGA) Mic-in Line-in Headphone-out E-SATA Side-Out RJ45 HDMI Card Reader 2.5” HDD Super Multi / Blu-ray (optional) The actual HDD and ODD preinstalled in the notebook depends on the model you purchased, and may vary without notice.
Communication Port (Items listed here may vary without notice) Wireless LAN Bluetooth Display LCD Type Brightness Video Graphics (optional) SGRAM (optional) LCD Resolution CRT output HDMI output Dual View Function 10/100/1000 Ethernet Optionally supported Optionally supported 17.3” 16:9 LED Full HD Glare/ Anti-Glare LED controlled by K/B hot-keys NVIDIA GeForce GTX570M NVIDIA GeForce GTX560M...
Special Notification WebCam HD CMOS Camera Audio Sound Controller Internal Speaker Internal Subwoofer Internal Microphone Sound Volume Software & BIOS USB Flash Boot BIOS Others Compliance Kensington Lock Hole The actual graphics chipset preinstalled in the notebook depends on the model you purchased, and may vary without notice.
Product Overview This section provides the description of basic aspects of the notebook. It will help you to know more about the appearance of this notebook before using it. Please be aware that the notebook shown in this section may vary from the actual one that users purchased. Top-open View The figure of top-open view and description shown below will lead you to browse the main operating area of your notebook.
2-10 1. Webcam This built-in Webcam can be used for picture taking, video recoding or conferencing, and any other interactive applications. 2. Internal Microphone This is the built-in microphone and its function is the same with microphone. 3. Quick Launch Sensors Press the quick launch sensors to activate the specific applications or tools.
2-11 Touch this sensor repeatedly to turn the Bluetooth function on or off recurrently. Bluetooth Touch this sensor repeatedly to turn the WLAN function on or off recurrently. WLAN (WiFi) Touch this sensor repeatedly to switch ON or OFF the colorful flash keyboard LEDs which are mounted beneath the keyboard.
2-12 Turbo Drive Engine (TDE) Switch (optional) KLM settings (optional) 4. Stereo Speakers Give high quality sound blaster with stereo system and Hi-Fi function supported. 5. Power Button / Power LED Power Button Press the power button to turn the notebook power ON and OFF. Press the power button to awake the notebook from the sleep state.
2-13 6. Touchpad This is the pointing device of the notebook. 7. Touchpad Switch Press this button to enable or disable the touchpad function. equipped, glows when the touchpad function is disabled. 8. Keyboard The built-in keyboard provides all the functions of a full-sized keyboard. Quick Launch [Fn] Buttons Use the [Fn] buttons on the keyboard to activate the specific applications or tools.
2-14 Webcam WLAN (WiFi) Bluetooth (optional) Press and hold the Fn button, and then press the F6 button to turn the Webcam function on. Press again to turn it off. Press and hold the Fn button, and then press the F8 button repeatedly to turn the Wireless LAN (WiFi) function on or off recurrently.
2-15 Front Side View 1. Status LED Hard Disk/ Optical Drive Device In-use Blinking amber when the system is accessing the hard disk drive or the optical drive device. Sleep State Blinking amber when the system is in Sleep state. LED goes out when the system is turned off.
2-16 Consult the local dealer for purchasing an equivalent type of battery recommended by the manufacturer. Battery LED goes out when it is fully charged or when the AC/DC adapter is disconnected. Bluetooth Bluetooth LED indicator glows amber when Bluetooth function is enabled. Warning: For flight safety consideration, make sure this LED indicator goes out when you are in flight.
2-17 Right Side View 1. USB 2.0/ 3.0 Ports (Optional) The USB 2.0 port allows you to connect USB-interface peripheral devices, such as the mouse, keyboard, modem, portable hard disk module, printer and more. USB 3.0, the SuperSpeed USB, delivers the higher interface speeds for connecting various devices, such as storage devices, hard drives, or video cameras, and offers more advantages over high-speed data transferring.
2-18 Left Side View 1. Ventilator The ventilator is designed to cool the system. DO NOT block the ventilator for air circulation. 2. Card Reader The built-in card reader Card), XD (eXtreme Digital), SD (Secure Digital), SDHC (SD High Capacity), SDXC(SD eXtended Capacity), MS (Memory Stick) or MS Pro (Memory Stick Pro) cards.
2-19 3. Audio Port Connectors Make high quality sound blaster with stereo system and Hi-Fi function supported. Headphone out/ SPDIF-out Microphone Line In Line Out Used for speakers or headphones. The S/PDIF connector is also provided for digital audio transmission to external speakers through an optical fiber cable.
2-20 4. USB 2.0/ 3.0 Ports (Optional) The USB 2.0 port allows you to connect USB-interface peripheral devices, such as the mouse, keyboard, modem, portable hard disk module, printer and more. USB 3.0, the SuperSpeed USB, delivers the higher interface speeds for connecting various devices, such as storage devices, hard drives, or video cameras, and offers more advantages over high-speed data transferring.
2-21 Rear Side View 1. Kensington Lock This notebook provides a Kensington Lock place with a key or some mechanical PIN device and attached through a rubberised metal cable. The end of the cable has a small loop which allows the whole cable to be looped around a permanent object, such as a heavy table or other similar equipment, thus securing the notebook in place.
2-22 3. E-SATA (External Serial ATA) (optional) The E-SATA Connector allows you to connect an external Serial ATA hard disk device. Users can now utilize shielded cable outside the notebook to take advantage of the benefits the SATA interface brings to storage. 4.
2-23 Bottom Side View 1. Stereo Speakers Give high quality sound blaster with stereo system and Hi-Fi function supported. 2. Ventilator The ventilator is designed to cool the system. DO NOT block the ventilator for air circulation. 3. Battery Pack This notebook will be powered by the battery pack when the AC/DC adapter is disconnected.
2-24 4. Battery Release Button It is a bounce-back device as a preparation for releasing the battery pack. Slide it with one hand and pull the battery pack carefully with the other. 5. Battery Lock/Unlock Button Battery cannot be moved when the button is positioned on lock status. Once the button is slid to unlock position, the battery is removable.
CHAPTER 3 Getting Started...
Power Management Connecting the AC power It is strongly recommended to connect the AC/DC adapter to the notebook and use the AC power while using this notebook for the first time. When the AC power is connected, recharging the battery will start immediately. Note that the AC/DC adapter included in the package is approved for your notebook;...
Connecting the AC Power 1. Unpack the package to find the AC/DC adapter and power cord. 2. Attach the power cord to the connector of the AC/DC adapter. 3. Plug the DC end of the adapter to the notebook, and the male end of the power cord to the electrical outlet.
Using the Battery Power This notebook is equipped with a high-capacity Li-ion battery pack. The rechargeable Li-ion battery pack is an internal power source of the notebook. Be aware of that this battery pack may be damaged if users try to disassemble the battery pack on their own.
Installing the Battery Pack To insert the battery pack, following the steps below: 1. Align and place the battery to the battery tray with correct orientation. 2. Press down the battery pack to fasten the battery pack in the battery tray. 3.
Releasing the Battery Pack It is always recommended to have another battery pack in reserve for enough power supply. Please contact your local dealer to purchase a battery pack that is compliant to your notebook. To remove the battery pack, following the steps below: 1.
Battery Safety Tips Replacing or handling the battery incorrectly may present a risk of fire or explosion, which could cause serious injury. Only replace the main battery pack with the same or equivalent type of battery. Do not disassemble, short-circuit or incinerate batteries or store them to temperatures above +60°...
Charging the Battery Pack The battery pack can be recharged while it is installed in the notebook. Please pay attention to the following tips before recharging the battery: If a charged battery pack is not available, save your work and close all running programs and shut down the system or Save-to-Disk.
3-10 ECO Engine -- Power Saving Function (Optionally Supported) ECO Engine, the outstanding and unique power saving function, provides various power saving modes – Movie mode, Game mode, Presentation mode, and Office mode, to extend the battery running time while performing different tasks with this notebook. Note that the ECO Engine will only be functional in the Operating System with the S-Bar application installed.
3-11 Movie Mode Game Mode Presentation Mode Office Mode ECO Off To select the ECO Engine mode, please: 1. Find the icon on the display, and then point the icon with the mouse cursor to unfold the tool bar of the system control manager. 2.
3-12 4. Move the mouse cursor to point the desired ECO mode, and then left click the mouse on the selected icon. 5. To learn which ECO mode is selected presently, read the icon on behalf of each mode appearing on the display when selected. 6.
3-13 TurboBattery+ Function In addition to ECO Engine function, this notebook also provides a battery power management function, which named TurboBattery+, for users to manage the battery power status on their own. With the TurboBattery+ Setting menu, users will be able to enable or disable the particular devices preinstalled, such as Wireless LAN, or Webcam, etc., to maximize the battery running time or process the better system performance.
3-14 3. Move the mouse cursor to point the it to activate the TurboBattery+ Function. 4. Users may also press the TurboBattery+ Quick Launch Button, if equipped on the notebook, to activate the TurboBattery+ function promptly and directly without going through the above steps. 5.
3-15 4. To disable the devices in the setting menu when the TurboBattery+ Function is activated, move the mouse cursor to point the particular device and then left click the mouse on it. 5. Be aware of that the devices which are set to be disabled TurboBattery+ Function is activated.
3-16 Power Management in Windows OS Power management of personal computers (PCs) and monitors has the potential to save significant amounts of electricity as well as deliver environmental benefits. To be energy efficient, turn off your display or set your PC to standby/hibernate mode after a period of user inactivity. Follow the instructions below to adjust the power management settings in Windows OS: 1.
3-18 Energy Saving Tips Activate the ECO power saving function to manage the computer’s energy consumption. Turn off the monitor after a period of user inactivity. Utilize the Fn and F12 sleep mode keys to turn into power saving mode. Tune the settings in Power Options under Windows OS to optimize the computer’s power management.
3-19 Basic Operations If you are a beginner to the notebook, please read the following instructions to assure your own safety, and make yourself comfortable during the operations. Safety and Comfort Tips The notebook is a portable platform that allows you to work anywhere. However, choosing a good workspace is important if you have to work with your notebook for a long period of time.
3-20 1. Keep your hands and feet with optimal comfort. 2. Adjust the angle and position of LCD panel. 3. Adjust the desk’s height. 4. Sit straight and keep a good posture. 5. Adjust the chair’s height. Having a Good Work Habit Have a good work habit is important if you have to work with your notebook for long periods of time;...
3-21 Knowing the Keyboard This notebook provides a full-functioned keyboard. categories: Typewriter keys, Cursor keys, Numeric keys and Function keys. The keyboard shown here may vary from the actual one, depending on which county users purchase the notebook. This keyboard can be divided into four Typewriter keys Numeric keys Cursor keys /...
3-22 Typewriter Keys In addition to providing the major function of the keyboard, these typewrite keys also provide several keys for special purposes, such as [Ctrl,] [Alt,] and [Esc] key. When the lock keys are pressed, the corresponding LEDs will light up to indicate their status: Num Lock: Press this key to toggle the Num Lock on and off.
3-23 Cursor Keys The four cursor (arrow) keys and [Home], [PgUp], [PgDn], [End] keys are used to control the cursor movement. Move the cursor left for one space. Move the cursor right for one space. Move the cursor up for one line. Move the cursor down for one line.
3-24 The Backspace key, [Ins] and [Del] keys at upper right corner are use for editing purpose. This key is used to switch the typing mode between “insert” and “overtype” modes. Press this key to delete one character to the right of the cursor and move the following text left for one space.
3-25 Enable or disable the touchpad function. Decrease the LCD brightness. Increase the LCD brightness. Decrease the built-in speaker’s volume. Increase the built-in speaker’s volume. Disable the computer’s audio function. Force the computer into sleep state (depending on the system configuration).
3-26 Quick Launch [Fn] Buttons Use the [Fn] buttons on the keyboard to activate the specific applications or tools. With the help of these quick launch buttons, users will be able to do work more efficiently. User Defined Windows Search (optional) ECO Engine (Power Saving)
3-27 Bluetooth (optional) Press and hold the Fn button, and then press the F9 button to turn the Bluetooth function on. Press again to turn it off. This function button will not be available when the Bluetooth function is not supported.
3-28 Using Keyboard LED Manager (KLM) The notebook is equipped with colorful flash keyboard LEDs, which are mounted beneath the keyboard, to give more entertaining effects while using it. Users are allowed to set the color variation of the LEDs via the Keyboard LED Manager (KLM) application. Be noted that the keyboard LEDs can only be controlled by the Keyboard LED Manager application.
3-30 1. KLM Launching icon 2. Standard: Dual Color/ Wave/ Breathing/ Gaming/ Normal 3. Idle: Wave/ Breathing/ OFF 4. LED Section – A 5. LED Color – A 6. LED Switch – A Launching the Keyboard LED Manager Once the application of KLM is installed successfully, the KLM Launching icon will appear in the Programs and the Tool Bar on the lower-right side of screen.
3-31 Selecting the LED Flashing Mode in Idle status Select a desired LED Flashing Mode in Idle status. The selection will take effect while the system is in Sleep mode. Click on [ Idle ], and then select a desired LED flashing mode from Wave, Breathing, and OFF.
3-32 Grouping the three LED sections The three LED sections also can be grouped into one main section. Once the three LED sections are grouped, there is only one color, when illuminated, can be selected. Click on the [ Lock Keyboard ] to have the three LED sections grouped into one main section.
3-33 Knowing the Touchpad The touchpad integrated in your notebook is a pointing device that is compatible with standard mouse, allowing you to control the notebook by pointing the location of the cursor on the screen and making selection with its two buttons. 1.
3-34 Using the Touchpad Read the following description to learn how to use the touchpad: Configuring the Touchpad You can customize the pointing device to meet your personal needs. For example, if you are a left-handed user, you may want to swap the functions of the two buttons. In addition, you can change the size, shape, moving speed and other advanced features of the cursor on the screen.
3-35 that your each tap on the touchpad is equivalent to pressing the left button. Tapping twice more rapidly on the touchpad is to execute a double-click. Drag and Drop You can move files or objects in your notebook by using drag-and-drop. To do so, place the cursor on the desired item and slightly tap twice on the touchpad, and then keep your fingertip in contact with the touchpad on the second tap.
3-36 Knowing the Smart Pad The Smart Pad integrated in your notebook allows users to perform various actions with multi-finger taps and gestures while operating the notebook, and is capable to detect the changes of the multi-finger movement performed by users precisely. This significant Smart Pad will surely bring users not only an efficient but also an enjoyable experience of using the notebook.
3-37 Gestures Actions Tapping the touchpad once Single clicking the Left button with one finger. of the mouse. Double tapping the touchpad Double clicking the Left button with one finger. of the mouse. Touch the touchpad with single finger and move around your Cursor moving.
3-38 Gestures Actions Touch the touchpad with two fingers and remain the fingers on the touchpad. Scrolling a page vertically. Move the two fingers on the touchpad vertically. Touch the touchpad with two fingers and remain both fingers on the touchpad. Scrolling a page horizontally.
3-39 About Hard Disk Drive Your notebook is equipped with a 2.5-inch hard disk drive. The hard disk drive is a storage device with much higher speed and larger capacity than other storage devices, such as the floppy disk drive and optical storage device.
3-40 Using the Optical Storage Device Your notebook is equipped with an optical storage device. The actual device preinstalled in your notebook depends on the model you purchased. DVD Super Multi: Works as a multi-functional DVD Dual Drive and a DVD RAM Drive. It is capable to write CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R/DVD-RW, or DVD+R/DVD+RW formats, and so on.
3-41 Inserting the Disk The following instructions describe the general procedure when operating the optical storage device: 1. Confirm that the notebook is turned on. 2. Touch the EJECT quick launch sensor 3. Gently pull the tray out until fully Confirm that the disk is placed correctly...
3-42 Removing the Disk Follow the instructions below to remove the disk that is placed in the optical storage device: 6. Touch the EJECT quick launch sensor and the disk tray will slide out partially. 7. Gently pull the tray out until fully extended.
3-43 Connecting the External Devices The I/O (input/output) ports on the notebook allow you to connect peripheral devices. All devices listed here are for reference only. Connecting the Peripheral Devices Connecting the USB devices This notebook provides USB ports for connecting various USB devices, such as mouse, keyboard, digital camera, webcam, printer, and external optical storage device, ete..
3-44 Connecting the External Display Devices This notebook provides a VGA port for connecting a larger display with higher resolution. The 15-pin D-Sub VGA port allows users to connect an external monitor or other standard VGA-compatible device (such as a projector) for a great view of the notebook display.
3-45 HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is a new interface standard for PCs, displays and consumer electronics devices that supports standard, enhanced and high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. Once the display is connected to the notebook, power on the notebook and the external display should respond by default.
3-46 Connecting the External SATA Hard Disk device The E-SATA Connector allows you to connect an external Serial ATA hard disk device. Users can now utilize shielded cable outside the notebook to take advantage of the benefits the SATA interface brings to storage. The E-SATA standard interface supports “plug-and-play”...
3-47 Connecting the Communication Devices Using the LAN The RJ-45 connector of the notebook allows you to connect the LAN (local area network) devices, such as a hub, switch and gateway, to build a network connection. For more instructions or detailed steps on connecting to the LAN, please ask your MIS staff or network manager for help.
3-48 Using Wireless LAN Connection (optional) This notebook is equipped with wireless LAN module which allows users to perform fast data transmission with the standard IEEE 802.11 for wireless LAN. This gives users the mobility to move around within a broad coverage area and still be connected to the network. By using the 64-bit/128-bit Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) encryption technology and Wi-Fi Protected Access feature, the optional built-in wirelesses LAN is capable to achieve a more efficient and a more secure solution to the wireless communication.
3-49 Using Bluetooth Connection (optional) This notebook is equipped with Bluetooth module which allows to users to connect various Bluetooth-enabled devices to the notebook. Bluetooth provides a way to connect and exchange information between devices such as mobile phones, personal computers, printers, GPS receivers, PDAs, digital cameras, and video game consoles through a secure, globally unlicensed Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) 2.4 GHz short-range radio frequency bandwidth.
3-50 Components Replacement and Upgrade Please be noticed that the memory, hard disk drive, wireless LAN / Bluetooth module and battery pack preinstalled in the product users purchased may be upgradable or replaceable by user’s request depending on the models users purchased.
3-51 This notebook is equipped with a high-capacity Li-ion battery pack, and the battery pack is replaceable by users. To replace the battery pack, please refer to the section of Using Battery power for details. This notebook is equipped with an optical drive device, and this device may be upgradable and replaceable by the authorized dealer or service center.
3-52 To learn more about upgrade limitation, please refer to the specification in the User’s Manual provided. For any further information about the product users purchased, please contact the local dealer. Do not attempt to upgrade or replace any component of the product, if you are not an authorized dealer or service center, since it may cause the warranty void.
CHAPTER 4 BIOS Setup...
About BIOS Setup When to Use BIOS Setup? You may need to run the BIOS Setup when: An error message appears on the screen during the system booting up and is requested to run SETUP. You want to change the default settings for customized features. You want to reload the default BIOS settings.
Control Keys You can use only the keyboard to control the cursor in the BIOS Setup Utility. Press left arrow to select one menu title. Press up arrow to select one item under the menu title. 1) Open the selected item to change setting options. 2) Bring up a sub-menu when available.
BIOS Setup Menu Once you enter the BIOS Setup Utility, the Main Menu will appear on the screen. Select the tags to enter the other menus. The BIOS items and figures shown here are for reference only. Main Menu Show system overview info rmation about BIOS version, CPU features, memory size and setting of system time and date.
Main Menu System Date This item allows you to set the system date. [day:month:date:year]. Month Date Year System Time This item allows you to set the system time. The system clock will go on no matter you shut down the PC or get into sleep mode. The time format is [hour:minute:second].
System Information This item provides the information about the firmware, processor, and system memory.
Advanced Menu PCI Latency Timer This item controls how long each PCI device can hold the bus before another takes over. When set to higher values, every PCI device can conduct transactions for a longer time and thus improve the effective PCI bandwidth.
iCharger Function This notebook supports the iCharger function. When "iCharger" is set to Enabled, it will automatically detect if there is an iPad or iPhone connected to the notebook. USB Configuration Select this item to enter the sub-menu: -- Legacy USB Support Selecting Enabled allows users to use USB devices, such as mouse, keyboard, or portable disk, in DOS system;...
Boot Menu Boot Configuration Configure settings during system boot. Bootup NumLock State This setting is to set the Num Lock State when the system is powered on. Setting to On will turn on the Num Lock key when the system is powered on. Setting to Off will allow the users to use the arrow keys on the numeric keypad.
4-10 Security Menu Administrator Password When this item is selected, a message box shall appear on the screen as below: Type a maximum of twenty-digit password and press [Enter]. password entered now will replace any previously set password from CMOS memory. You may also press [ESC] to abandon new password setting.
4-11 Always To clear the setting of Administrator Password or User Password, please press [Enter] under Administrator Password or User Password field when the password setting pop-up dialogue appears. Please note that when the Administrator Password is cleared, the User Password will be cleared at the same time.
4-12 Save & Exit Menu Save Changes and Reset Save the changes you have made and reset the utility. Discard Changes and Exit Exit the utility without saving the changes you have made.. Load Setup Defaults Select this item to load the default settings.