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Computer Setup (F10) Utility
Guide
HP Point of Sale System rp5000
Document Part Number: 337857-001
August 2003
This guide provides instructions on how to use Computer Setup. This
tool is used to reconfigure and modify computer default settings when
new hardware is installed and for maintenance purposes.

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  • Page 1 Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide HP Point of Sale System rp5000 Document Part Number: 337857-001 August 2003 This guide provides instructions on how to use Computer Setup. This tool is used to reconfigure and modify computer default settings when new hardware is installed and for maintenance purposes.
  • Page 2 All other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies. Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein or for incidental or consequential damages in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use of this material. The information in this document is provided “as is”...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (F10) Utilities ..........1 Using Computer Setup Utilities .
  • Page 4 Contents Power ............13 Energy Saver .
  • Page 5: Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (F10) Utilities Use the Computer Setup (F10) Utility to do the following: ■ Change factory default settings. ■ Set the system date and time. ■ Set, view, change, or verify the system configuration, including settings for processor, graphics, memory, audio, storage, communications, and input devices.
  • Page 6 Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide POST error occurs, the error is displayed regardless of the mode selected. To manually switch to Post Messages Enabled during POST, press any key (except through ■ Establish an Ownership Tag, the text of which is displayed each time the system is turned on or restarted.
  • Page 7: Using Computer Setup Utilities

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Using Computer Setup Utilities To access the Computer Setup Utilities menu, complete the following steps: 1. Turn on or restart the computer. If you are in Windows, click Start > Shut Down > Restart the Computer. 2.
  • Page 8: File

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup Heading Option Description File System Information Lists: • Product name • Processor type/speed/stepping • Cache size (L1/L2) • Installed memory size • System ROM (includes family name and version) • Chassis serial number •...
  • Page 9: Storage

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Storage Device Configuration Lists all installed storage devices. When a device is selected, detailed information and options are displayed. The following options may be presented: Diskette Type Identifies the highest capacity media type accepted by the diskette drive.
  • Page 10 Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description IDE Devices (continued) Storage Device Configuration (continued) (continued) Drive Type Emulation Options CD-ROM No emulation options available. Transfer Mode (IDE devices only) Specifies the active data transfer mode. Options (subject to device capabilities) are PIO 0, Max PIO, Enhanced DMA, Ultra DMA 0, and Max UDMA.
  • Page 11: Storage Options

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Translation Parameters (IDE Disks only) Storage Device Configuration (continued) (continued) Allows you to specify the parameters (logical cylinders, heads, and sectors per track) used by the BIOS to translate disk I/O requests (from the operating system or an application) into terms the hard drive can accept.
  • Page 12: Controller Order

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Storage Storage Options Secondary IDE Controller (continued) (continued) Allows you to enable or disable the secondary IDE controller. Diskette MBR Validation Allows you to enable or disable strict validation of the diskette Master Boot Record (MBR).
  • Page 13: Boot Order

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Storage Boot Order Allows you to specify the order in which (continued) attached peripheral devices (such as a diskette drive, hard drive, optical drive, or network interface card) are checked for a bootable operating system image.
  • Page 14: Password Options

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Security Password Options Allows you to: (continued) (This selection will • Enable/disable network server mode. appear only if a • Specify whether the password is required power-on password for warm boot (CTRL+ALT+DEL). is set.) ✎...
  • Page 15: Network Service Boot

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Security Network Service Boot Enables/disables the computer’s ability to (continued) boot from an operating system installed on a network server. (Feature available on NIC models only; the network controller must reside on the PCI bus or be embedded on the system board.) System IDs...
  • Page 16: Master Boot Record Security

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Security Master Boot Record Allows you to enable or disable Master Boot (continued) Security Record (MBR) Security. When enabled, the BIOS rejects all requests to write to the MBR on the current bootable disk. Each time the computer is powered on or rebooted, the BIOS compares the MBR of the current bootable disk to the...
  • Page 17: Power

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Power Energy Saver Allows you to set the energy saver mode (advanced, disable, or minimal). ✎ In the minimal energy saver mode setting, the hard drive and system do not go into energy saver mode, but the setting allows you to press the power button to suspend the system.
  • Page 18: Advanced

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Advanced* Power-On Options Allows you to set: • POST mode (QuickBoot, FullBoot, or *These options should be used by advanced FullBoot every 1-30 days). users only. • POST messages (enable/disable). •...
  • Page 19 Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Advanced* Power-On Options • Option ROM prompt (enable/disable). (continued) (continued) Enabling this feature will cause the system to display a message before loading *These options should be used by advanced options ROMs.
  • Page 20: Onboard Devices

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Advanced* Power-On Options • I/O APIC Mode (enable/disable). (continued) (continued) Enabling this feature will allow Microsoft Windows Operating Systems to run *These options should be used by advanced optimally. This feature must be disabled users only.
  • Page 21: Bus Options

    Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Advanced* Bus Options On select models, allows you to enable or (continued) disable: • PCI bus mastering, which allows a PCI *These options should be used by advanced device to take control of the PCI bus. users only.
  • Page 22 Computer Setup (F10) Utility Guide Computer Setup (Continued) Heading Option Description Advanced* Device Options Allows you to set: (continued) (continued) • ACPI S3 Hard Disk Reset (enable/disable). Resets the hard disk *These options should be used by advanced on a boot from the S3 sleep state. users only.