CD Drive (ODD, Optional) Replacement Parts and Accessories Multi Card Slot (Optional) Regulatory Compliance Statements Using the product as a monitor (Optional) WEEE Symbol Information Adjusting the Volume Samsung Packaging Take-Back Program LCD Instruction Product Specifications Wired Network Glossary Wireless Network (Optional) Index...
Chapter 1. Getting Started Before You Start Safety Precautions Proper Posture During Computer Use Overview Turning the Computer On and Off...
Before You Start Chapter 1 Getting Started Before reading the User Guide, first check the following Using the software information. • From the Start Screen, right-click any area and select All • Optional items, some devices and software referred to in apps in the bottom right corner.
Samsung Electronics shall not be liable for any data loss. Please take care to avoid losing any important data and backup your data to prevent any such data loss.
Before You Start Chapter 1 Getting Started About Memory Capacity Representation About the Product Capacity Representation Standard The memory capacity reported in Windows is less than the actual capacity of memory. About the capacity representation of the storage This is because BIOS or a video adapter uses a portion of memory or claims it for further use.
Since this is commonly applied to Samsung Computers, This increases the risk that a malfunction or some pictures may differ from actual products.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Warning If the power cord or power outlet makes a noise, disconnect the power cord from the Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may wall outlet and contact a service center. cause personal injury and even fatality. There is a danger of electric shock or fire hazard.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Warning AC Adapter Usage Precautions Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may cause personal injury and even fatality. Connect the power cord to the AC adapter firmly. Connect the power cord to an outlet or Otherwise, there is a danger of fire due to an multiple power plug (extended cable) with incomplete contact.
Please use an authorized battery and adapter still turned on. approved by Samsung Electronics. If you put the computer into your bag without Unauthorized batteries and adapters may not turning it off, the computer may overheat and meet the proper safety requirements and may there is a danger of fire.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Warning Usage Related Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may cause personal injury and even fatality. Disconnect all cables connected to the computer before cleaning it. If your notebook is external & removable battery Never heat the product(or battery) or put type, remove the external battery.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Warning Upgrade Related Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may cause personal injury and even fatality. Never disassemble the power supply or AC adapter. Avoid direct sunlight when the computer There is a danger of electric shock. is in an air-tight location such as inside a vehicle.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Warning When carrying the notebook computer with other items, such as the adapter, Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may mouse, books etc, take care not to press cause personal injury and even fatality. anything against the notebook computer.
This may cause an injury, fire or explosion. When using the computer with it lying on its side, place it so Use only a battery authorized by Samsung Electronics. that the vents face upwards. Failure to do so may cause an explosion.
This may cause personal injury or loss of data. Authorized Samsung Repair Centers will carry out safety checks after a repair. Using a repaired product without testing it for Do not touch the antenna with electricity facility such as the safety may cause an electric shock or fire.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Caution Do not place your face close to the Optical Disk Drive tray when it is operating. Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may There is a danger of injury due to an abrupt ejection. cause slight injury or damage to the product.
Never disassemble or repair the product by yourself. There is a danger of electric shock or fire. To connect a device that is not manufactured or authorized by Samsung Electronics, enquire at your service center before connecting the device. There is a danger of damaging the product.
Safety Precautions Chapter 1 Getting Started Caution Causes that may damage the data of a hard disk drive and the hard disk drive itself. Failure to follow instructions marked with this symbol may cause slight injury or damage to the product. •...
Proper Posture During Computer Use Chapter 1 Getting Started Maintaining a proper posture during computer use is very • Do not use the computer while you are lying down, but only important to prevent physical harm. while you are sitting down. The following instructions are about maintaining a proper posture •...
Proper Posture During Computer Use Chapter 1 Getting Started Eye Position Hand Position Keep the monitor or LCD away from your eyes by at least Keep your arm at a right angle as shown by the figure. 50cm. • Keep the line from your elbow to your hand straight. •...
Proper Posture During Computer Use Chapter 1 Getting Started Volume Control (Headphones and Speakers) Use Time (Break Time) Check your volume first to listen to music. • Take a break for 10 minutes or more after a 50-minute period when working for more than one hour. Illumination •...
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Front View Camera operating This indicates the camera operating indicator status. • The pictures used for the cover and the main body in the Using this camera, you can take still User Manual are those of the representative model of each pictures and record video.
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Touch buttons (for corresponding models only) Shows or hides the screen settings OSD. Menu • Some touch buttons may not be provided depending on The menu of the mode selected by the user the model specifications. pressing the button is supported.
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Caution when using the touch buttons Launches the volume control menu. When the volume control menu is running, • You can only use the touch buttons when the computer is press to turn the volume up or press Volume Control turned on.
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Right View Plays CD or DVD titles. CD Drive (ODD) A CD Drive is optional. The installed (Optional) drive may di er depending on the model specifications.
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Left View Multi Card Slot A card slot supports multi cards. This port is used as a USB port or chargeable USB port. Using a chargeable USB port, you can access USB Port or charge a USB device. You can tell the ports apart using the Chargeable USB figures printed on the ports or by the...
Overview Chapter 1 Getting Started Rear View You can mount the monitor on the wall by removing the stand and purchasing and attaching a Vesa bracket (optional). Vesa bracket hall (12x12cm) Check the projected parts on the sides and back of the product to maintain a sufficient space from the wall.
Turning the Computer On and Off Chapter 1 Getting Started Turning the computer on About Windows Activation Connect the AC adapter. When you turn the computer on for the first time, the Windows activation screen appears. Follow the activation procedures according to the instructions on the screen to use the computer.
Turning the Computer On and Off Chapter 1 Getting Started Turning the computer off The Charms menu appears when you place your mouse • Since the procedures to turn the computer off may differ pointer at the edge of the top or bottom right of the screen. depending on the installed operating system, please turn the computer off according to the procedures for the Click Settings...
What is Microsoft Windows 8? Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Microsoft Windows 8 (hereafter referred to as Windows) is an operating system that is required for operating a computer. Searching To use your computer optimally, you need to know how to use it for Help properly.
Screen At a Glance Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Windows 8 provides both the new Start screen mode and the Refers to the default Start screen of Desktop mode of the existing OS. 1 Start Screen Windows 8. Refers to the apps that are currently 2 App installed.
Screen At a Glance Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Desktop This provides similar functions to those provided by the Desktop Displaying Documents and Files in prior Windows versions. Click Windows Explorer in the taskbar on the Desktop search for documents and files. Desktop Refers to the Desktop.
Using the Charms Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 The Charms is a new type of menu that combines the Start menu If you want to search for a program or file in the App(s)/ with the Control Panel of existing Windows. Settings/File(s), simply enter a keyword in the Search The Charms allows you to quickly configure the device(s) charm and start Search.
Using the Charms Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Changing the Settings Frequently used Windows menus are collected. Icon Name Function Description Click the Charms > Settings. You can connect to a wireless network. Wireless Select a wireless network to connect Network Adjusting the You can adjust the volume or mute the...
Using Apps Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 An App refers to an application program (hereafter referred to as Using Apps an App). In a larger sense, it refers to all the software programs installed on the operating system. Displaying Currently Running App(s) Windows 8 provides basic Apps for frequently performed tasks.
Using Apps Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Running Two Apps at the Same Time Adding/Removing an App to/from the Start Screen Click Start screen > right-click your mouse button. Select the Apps in the Start screen. Click All Apps at the bottom of the screen to display all the Apps that are currently installed.
Using Apps Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 Configuring your Microsoft Account Using the Windows Store A Microsoft Account allows you to synchronize your settings with If you run the App Store in the Start screen, the Apps in the other device(s) running Windows 8 online allowing you to share Windows Store are displayed.
Windows Hot Key Function Chapter 2 Using Windows 8 You can use the following convenient hot keys in Windows 8. Function Hot Keys Function Description Displaying the Windows Key Switches to Start mode. Start Screen Displaying the Switches to Desktop Windows Key + D Desktop mode.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 A touch screens allows you to use your computer without a keyboard or mouse. The touch screen instructions also describe the functions which can be activated via the touch screen. •...
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 Touch Operation Function Description Dragging from the left edge Displays the last run App. toward the center Dragging from the bottom edge upward or from the top edge Displays the options for the currently running application.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 Touch Operation Function Description Rotating with more than 2 fingers Rotates the selected target. Spreading 2 fingers widely or Zooms in or out of the target. bringing them towards each other Provides the same function as right-clicking your mouse button.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 Calibrating the Screen When the Calibration window appears, press the + mark by following the onscreen instructions. If you are using the touch screen for the first time or the pointer is not aiming correctly and the accuracy has declined, calibrate your screen.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 On the Desktop, press the at the right of the taskbar to Entering Characters display the Tablet PC Input Panel. You can enter characters using the keyboard and the Tablet PC Input Panel.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 Entering characters using the Touch keyboard Entering characters in Handwriting Mode The Touch keyboard has the standard keyboard layout which You can enter characters by writing them in the Handwriting allows you to select keys to enter characters.
Using a Touch Screen Chapter 2 (Touch screen models only) Using Windows 8 Note for Using the Touch Screen • Be careful not to damage the edges of the touch screen. If the edges of the touch screen are damaged, the touch screen •...
Wireless Network (Optional) Using the TV (Optional) Using the Remote Control (Optional) Using the Multimedia App (Optional) Sharing content using the AllShare Play app (Optional) 81 Samsung Software Update Diagnosing the Computer Status and Troubleshooting 91 Using the Security Slot...
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Insert the wireless signal receiver into the USB 2.0 port at the The wireless keyboard and mouse are optional and the appearance and the color of the provided keyboard and mouse back of the computer.
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Insert the batteries and then close the battery cover. Wireless keyboard battery cover at the bottom of the keyboard Slide the from to the position and separate the battery cover. •...
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Battery replacement LED Caps Lock Indicator This indicates when it is time to replace the battery. If the indicator is turned on, If the LED blinks, replace the batteries. letters are capitalized. Windows Key In Windows 8, the Start screen appears.
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Windows 8 Charm Menu Key Runs the Search function in the Windows (This function is only supported for Windows 8.) Search 8 menu. Runs the Share function in the Windows 8 Share menu.
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Click function Wireless keyboard Briefly press the left mouse button once. Wheel button If you click this mouse button once, the corresponding program is Moves the pointer up and down. selected.
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Within 30 seconds of reconnecting the receiver, press and If the wireless keyboard does not work hold the CONNECT button for 1 seconds near the receiver. ► Check the batteries. For the keyboard, check if the battery low indicator the top right blinks.
Using a wireless keyboard/mouse Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Disconnect and then reconnect the wireless signal receiver to If the wireless mouse does not work the main body. ► When the power switch at the bottom of the mouse is in the OFF position, the mouse does not work.
Using hand gestures Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer The Hand Gesture window appears on the right side of the You can turn the pages on the screen, and run and exit programs using hand gestures in front of the computer screen. In addition, screen.
Using hand gestures Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Tips If you place your hand in front of the camera, your hand is recognized when the palm-shaped icon appears on the • This function only works when a hand icon appears on the screen.
Using hand gestures Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Try to run a function referring to the figure of the gesture below. Gestures Hand Motions Operating descriptions Move to the Move the palm to the left / Previous screen / Next screen Left or Right Move the palm to the right Fist...
CD Drive Chapter 3. (ODD, Optional) Using the computer An optical disk drive is optional and may differ depending on Inserting and Ejecting a CD your computer model. For detailed specifications, refer to the catalogue. Touch the Eject CD touch button The CD drive opens.
CD Drive Chapter 3. (ODD, Optional) Using the computer • Do not pull or push the disc by force when the disc is being automatically ejected or inserted. This may cause a problem when ejecting or inserting a disc. • To insert a disc, insert the disc into the center of the drive with the appropriate pressure.
Multi Card Slot Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Using the multi card slot, you can read and write data to cards. Using the card You can use a card as a removable disk and conveniently exchange data with digital devices such as a digital camera, digital Insert the card into the multi card slot in the indicated camcorder, MP3, etc..
Multi Card Slot Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer To format a memory card The following message appears on the top right. Click to open the folder and click View Files. When using the memory card for the first time, you must format the card before using it.
Using the product as a monitor Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer The LCD screen of this product can be used as a monitor using the You can only use monitor mode by connecting the Digital Digital Video/Audio Input Port (HDMI-IN). Video/Audio Input Port (HDMI-IN).
Adjusting the Volume Chapter 3. Using the computer You can control the volume with the volume control program. Using SoundAlive (Optional) The SoundAlive function enables you to experience more stereophonic sound using stereo speakers. Adjusting the Volume using the Volume Adjustment Program •...
Wired Network Chapter 3. Using the computer A wired network is a network environment used for a company Click Charms menu on the Desktop > Settings > network or broadband internet connection at home. Control Panel > Network and Internet > Network and Sharing Center and click on Change adapter settings in •...
Wired Network Chapter 3. Using the computer Select Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4) from the list Configure the IP settings. of Network Components and click Properties. When using DHCP, select Obtain an IP address automatically. To use a static IP address, select Use the following IP address, and set the IP address manually.
Wired Network Chapter 3. Using the computer - <Wake On LAN> feature may not work while using Hybrid Using the WOL (Wake On LAN) function power saving feature. Hybrid sleep mode can be disabled <Wake On LAN> is a function that activates the system from Sleep from Power Options under Control Panel.
Wireless Network Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer A wireless network (Wireless LAN) environment is a network • The screen figures and terms may differ depending on the environment that enables communicating between multiple model. computers at home or a small-size office through wireless LAN •...
Wireless Network Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Click Connect. Connecting to a Wireless LAN If a network key is set for the AP, enter the network key and If there is an AP, you can connect to the Internet via the AP using then click OK.
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Products embedded with a TV tuner card (Optional) can use the Configuring the TV TV function. After connecting to the antenna, you can watch TV by using the The screenshots and terms used in the user manual may corresponding TV program.
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Note on Configuration • The setup procedures may differ depending on the current type of your TV service. • You should set the product to the region and postal code where your computer is currently installed. •...
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer TV Program Menu You can watch a currently broadcast TV Live TV program. Exit Maximize Recorded TV You can watch a recorded TV program. Minimize An electronic TV program guide which allows you to watch digital TV broadcasts.
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Move your mouse to display the control bar as follows. Then Watching TV select a function. Start the TV program (ArcSoft TV). Select Digital TV or Analog TV Select Live TV from the menu. The TV broadcast is displayed immediately.
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Creating a recording schedule Recording TV You can record a TV program on your computer. Click Home > Settings > Schedule > Add. Recording the current program Set your program and the reservation time. Move your mouse over the currently viewed screen.
Using the TV Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Playing a recorded program Click Home > Recorded TV. The recorded programs are displayed. Select a program to watch. You can list the recorded programs by program, channel or date. Recorded files are saved in the Computer > Local Disk (C:) > User >...
Using the Remote Control Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer You can use the TV functions with the remote control. You can run the Live TV program from the desktop. Check the functions of each button. • The appearance of the remote control may differ from the actual one.
Using the Remote Control Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Power Sleep Launches Internet Explorer Mute Volume Controls Channel Controls Play Controls Stop Record TV or Spacebar function (optional): You can run the TV program from the desktop. Play / Pause Back Tab key Windows Key...
Using the Multimedia App Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer You can enjoy photo, video and music files with the S Camera, S You can launch an app in the Start screen. Gallery and S Player apps. You can take photos and record videos with the S S Camera Camera app, and view them directly in this app.
Using the Multimedia App Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer To take a picture, slide the camera mode bar into the Photo Using the S Camera app position. To make a video recording, slide the camera mode bar to the Tap Charm menu >...
Using the Multimedia App Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Editing a photo Using the S Gallery app Select Picture preview. Tap Charm menu > Start > S Gallery. Drag it upward slightly from the bottom center. If the options menu appears, select Edit You can view the pictures and videos taken by the S Camera.
Using the Multimedia App Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Select an effect to be applied to the photo. Using the S Player app E.g. If you select Draw Tap Charm menu > Start > S Player. Line preview Color Undo My Music My Videos...
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer AllShare Play is a content sharing service that enables users to • Since the descriptions in this manual are based on share and view photos, and play videos and music files saved Windows 8, some of the descriptions may differ depending on digital devices via the Internet.
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer AllShare Play is especially useful if you want to You can learn about data sharing as well as view various tips through the lecture videos and FAQs provided on the AllShare z View and play the content saved on your in-house PC with Play website (www.allshareplay.com).
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer AllShare Play at a Glance This is a device found on the home network connected to the same AP (access point). c Nearby devices You can search for a DLNA-compliant device such as a smart phone or PC and retrieve and play the files saved on the device.
Since AllShare Play is an Internet service, a samsung.com account with your samsung.com account. is required to use the AllShare Play service. If you don’t have a samsung.com account, click the Sign up button to create an account. Double-click AllShare Play app on the Windows Start screen to connect to www.allshareplay.com, or you can access it...
PCs in order to register a new one. service, run AllShare Play on the device and sign in with your • Up to 5 users can be registered on one PC. Samsung account. Whenever the device is turned on, you can access the files in the device.
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Need to Keep AllShare Play in signed-in status. Configure PC Once you sign into AllShare Play on a PC, you can remotely access the PC for up to 15 days even after signing off. Setting the device status If the AllShare Play icon appears in the system tray, it...
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Select the checkbox of the video or photo to be displayed. Use AllShare Play (Play / Transfer / Upload Files) Click Change player at the top of the screen to search for a Playing videos or viewing photos on a TV device.
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Playing a file Transferring a file In AllShare Play, you can play a file saved on a registered device, If you select a registered device or nearby device, the files nearby device, or Storage.
Sharing content using the AllShare Play app Chapter 3. (Optional) Using the computer Uploading a file to a SNS Sign in to the SNS. Select the checkbox of the file that you want to upload. Click Share at the top of the screen and select a SNS (social networking site) website (Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Picasa, etc.).
Chapter 3. Using the computer The SW Update program runs. SW Update is a software program that searches for Samsung software programs and drivers installed when you purchased the Select the items that you want to update before proceeding computer and helps you update any drivers or programs.
Diagnosing the Computer Status and Troubleshooting Chapter 3. Using the computer The Support Center program, which is Samsung’s computer’s Support Center is activated and starts diagnosing your troubleshooting guide, supports diagnosing the system and has a computer. FAQ for frequently occurring problem(s).
Using the Security Slot Chapter 3. Using the computer You can secure the computer by connecting a lock and cable to the Security Slot. To use this feature, you have to purchase the lock and cable additionally. To use the lock and cable, refer to the product manual.
BIOS Setup Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade The BIOS Setup enables you to configure your computer hardware Entering the BIOS Setup according to your needs. Turn the computer on. Immediately press the F2 key several times. • Use the BIOS setup to define a boot password, change the booting priority, or add a new device.
BIOS Setup Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade The BIOS Setup Screen Setup Menu Description The BIOS Setup menus and items may differ depending on your computer model. This is a description about the basic Main specifications of the computer. Setup Menu Using this menu, you can configure the major Advanced chipsets and additional functions.
BIOS Setup Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade System Setup Keys In the Setup, you have to use the keyboard. Press to select an item or to enter Enter a sub menu. Press to view the Setup Help. Press to save the changes and exit Setup.
Setting a Boot Password Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade Select the Security menu in the BIOS Setup. If you set a password, you have to enter the password when you turn the computer on or enter the BIOS Setup. By configuring a password, you can restrict system access to In the Set Supervisor Password item, press <Enter>.
Setting a Boot Password Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade Setting a User Password Setting up a Hard Disk Drive Password (Optional) Using the User Password, you can turn the computer on but you If you set a password for a hard disk drive, it cannot be accessed cannot change the major settings of the BIOS Setup because you from another computer.
Setting a Boot Password Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade Deactivating the Password Press <Enter> on the password to be deactivated. For example, to deactivate a supervisor password in the Set Supervisor Password item, press <Enter>. To deactivate the hard disk drive password completely, you must restart the system.
Changing the Boot Priority Chapter 4. Settings and Upgrade Press <Enter> on the Boot Option #1 item. You can change the boot priority in the BIOS Setup. Select the drive to boot from. Select the Boot menu in the BIOS Setup. BIOS Setup Boot Press <Enter>...
Chapter 5. Troubleshooting Recovering/Backing up the Computer (Optional) 102 Reinstalling Windows (Optional) Q&A...
Recovering/Backing up the Computer Chapter 5. (Optional) Troubleshooting If a problem occurs with your computer, Recovery (recovery • Recovery may not be provided or may be a different program) allows you to easily restore your computer to the default version depending on the model. (factory) settings.
Recovering/Backing up the Computer Chapter 5. (Optional) Troubleshooting Recovering You can recover your computer to the default (factory) status Factory Default when your computer does not boot up. Point Restores your - If Windows does not start computer to the factory default Turn your computer on and press the F4 key.
Recovering/Backing up the Computer Chapter 5. (Optional) Troubleshooting Recovering after a Backup You can recover your computer after you have backed up your computer to a separate drive or external storage device. Backing up Select the drive to save to. To back up your computer to an external storage device, connect the external storage device and select the relevant drive.
Recovering/Backing up the Computer Chapter 5. (Optional) Troubleshooting Recovering The recover is performed based on the screen instructions. You can use your computer after the recover is completed. You can recover your computer using the backup from the above process. If the backup image is saved to an external storage device, connect the device.
If you cannot open the cover at the bottom of the computer, Select an option in Disk recovery Point and click Disk copy. contact the Samsung Service Center to request assistance. In this case, you may be charged for the relevant service.
Recovering/Backing up the Computer Chapter 5. (Optional) Troubleshooting Export Disk Image Function If you frequently recover your computer to the default (factory) settings, you can conveniently recover your computer after exporting the default (factory) status disk image to an external storage device.
\Windows, \Program files, \Program files(x86), \ProgramData, OEM Folder (ex) c:\samsung), \User\<user name>\AppData For models of which the storage device capacity is less than SSD 64 GB, use the system recovery feature provided by Follow the onscreen instructions to proceed with the Windows instead of the Recovery program.
If the User Agreement screen appears, select I accept the • Make sure to backup all important data. Samsung license terms and then click Next. Electronics shall not be held liable for any loss of data.
If you click Upgrade, the procedures from Step 6 continue Drive D includes an area to save the backup image used by sequentially. Samsung Recovery Solution. Installing Windows to drive C is recommended. • For Windows 7/8, this screen may not appear depending When previous Windows installation files are in the selected on the version.
Next button. Drive D includes an area to save the backup image used by Samsung Recovery Solution. Installing Windows to drive C is After a while, the Options windows such as Language, Time, recommended.
What is a Recovery Area? The size of Recovery varies by models because of the different size of applied programs. Samsung computers have an additional partition to recover computers or save backup files. (Only for models with the What is a recovery image? Recovery.)
Q&A Chapter 5. Troubleshooting Windows 8 Related Since I'm familiar with Windows 7, I would like the I cannot find the Start button on the Desktop. Desktop screen to appear as it does in Windows 7. Currently, there is no way to set the Desktop to appear by There's no Start button in Windows 8.
PC, you need to change the BIOS settings first. Personalization. You can set the OS settings such as the screen design, etc. For more information, visit http://www.samsung.com and go to Customer Support > Troubleshooting. Search for To configure your computer in detail, click the Charms Windows 8 and look through the list of search results for the menu in Desktop >...
Chapter 6. Appendix Important Safety Information Replacement Parts and Accessories Regulatory Compliance Statements WEEE Symbol Information Samsung Packaging Take-Back Program Product Specifications Glossary Index...
Important Safety Information Chapter 6 Appendix • If your computer has a voltage selector switch, make sure that Safety Instructions the switch is in the proper position for your area. Your system is designed and tested to meet the latest standards •...
Important Safety Information Chapter 6 Appendix Care During Use The Instruction On Safety Operation of NotePC • Do not walk on the power cord or allow anything to rest on it. 1. When installing and operating devices please refer to safety requirements in the user guide.
• Class 1M laser radiation when operating part is open. Contact the Samsung Helpline for information on how to dispose Do not view directly with optical instruments. of batteries that you cannot use or recharge any longer.
Replacement Parts and Accessories Chapter 6 Appendix General Requirements Connect and Disconnect the AC adapter The requirements listed below are applicable to all countries: The socket-outlet shall be installed near the equipment and shall be easily accessible. • All power cord sets must be approved by an acceptable Do not unplug the power cord by pulling the cable only.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix Wireless Guidance • Radio frequency wireless communication can interfere with equipment on commercial aircraft. Current aviation (If fitted with 2.4G band or 5G band) regulations require wireless devices to be turned off while traveling in an airplane. Low power, Radio LAN type devices (radio frequency (RF) wireless 802.11ABGN (also known as wireless Ethernet or Wifi) and communication devices), operating in the 2.4GHz/5GHz Band, may...
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix United States of America • Wireless devices are not user serviceable. Do not modify them in any way. Modification to a wireless device will void the authorization to use it. Please contact manufacturer for USA and Canada Safety Requirements and Notices service.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix Unintentional Emitter per FCC Part 15 Use On Aircraft Caution This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is Regulations of the FCC and FAA prohibit airborne operation of radio-frequency wireless devices because their signals subject to the following two conditions:(1) this device may not could interfere with critical aircraft instruments.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix If necessary, the user should consult the dealer or an experienced This device is restricted to indoor use due to its operation in the radio/television technician for additional suggestions. The user 5.15 to 5.25 GHz frequency range. FCC requires this product to be may find the following booklet helpful: “Something About used indoors for the frequency range 5.15 to 5.25 GHz to reduce Interference.”...
For body worn operation, this model has been tested and meets Electronics Engineers (IEEE). In both cases, the recommendations the FCC RF exposure guidelines when used with a Samsung were developed by scientific and engineering experts drawn from accessory designated for this product. Non-compliance with the...
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix FCC Part 68 (If fitted with a modem device.) equipment, operations, or procedures that could affect the operation of the equipment. If this happens, the telephone This equipment complies with part of the FCC rules. On the company will provide advanced notice in order for you to make back of this equipment is a label that contains, among other necessary modifications to maintain uninterrupted service.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix The term “IC” before the equipment certification number only Canada signifies that the Industry Canada technical specifications were met. To reduce potential radio interference to other users, the antenna type and its gain should be so chosen that the equivalent Unintentional Emitter per ICES-003 isotropically radiated power (EIRP) is not more than that required This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio...
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix When using IEEE 802.11a wireless LAN, this product is restricted to (Si l’appareil est équipé d’une bande 2,4 G ou 5 G) indoor use due to its operation in the 5.15- to 5.25-GHz frequency Des dispositifs de basse puissance, de type radio LAN range.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix Telecommunications per DOC notice Son utilisation est soumise aux deux conditions suivantes : 1) ce dispositif ne peut pas provoquer d’interférences nuisibles et 2 (for products fitted with an IC-compliant modem) 2) ce dispositif doit accepter toute interférence reçue, y compris The Industry Canada label identifies certified equipment.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix la conformité aux conditions précédentes ne garantit pas un To avoid electrical shock or equipment malfunction do not fonctionnement parfait dans toutes les situations. attempt to make electrical ground connections by yourself. Les réparations de l’équipement homologué doivent être Contact the appropriate inspection authority or an electrician, effectuées dans les installations de maintenance canadiennes as appropriate.
Directives and European standards and amendments identified below. This equipment also carries For the web or the phone number of Samsung Service Centre, see the Class 2 identifier. the Warranty or contact the retailer where you purchased your The following information is only applicable to systems labeled product.
[Danish] væsentlige krav og øvrige relevante krav i direktiv 1999/5/EF. Hiermit erklärt Samsung, dass sich das Gerät Notebook PC in Übereinstimmung mit den Wireless devices that may be in your system are only qualified for Deutsch...
[Portuguese] [Italian] ed alle altre disposizioni pertinenti stabilite disposições da Directiva 1999/5/CE. dalla direttiva 1999/5/CE. Samsung izjavlja, da je ta Notebook PC v skladu Slovensko Ar šo Samsung deklarē, ka Notebook PC atbilst z bistvenimi zahtevami in ostalimi relevantnimi Latviski [Slovenian] Direktīvas 1999/5/EK būtiskajām prasībām un...
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix European Economic Area Restrictions Hér með lýsir Samsung yfir því að Notebook PC Íslenska er í samræmi við grunnkröfur og aðrar kröfur, Local Restriction of 802.11b/802.11g Radio Usage [Icelandic] sem gerðar eru í tilskipun 1999/5/EC.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix France The European variant is intended for use throughout the European Economic Area. However, authorization for use is further restricted For Metropolitan departments: in particular countries or regions within countries, as follows: 2.400 - 2.4835 GHz for indoor use. General 2.400 - 2.454 GHz (channels 1 to 7) for outdoor use.
Regulatory Compliance Statements Chapter 6 Appendix European Telecommunication Information This equipment has been approved to Council Decision 98/482/ EEC - “CTR 21” for Pan-European single terminal connection to the (for products fitted with EU-approved modems) Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). Marking by the symbol indicates compliance of this equipment However, due to differences between the individual PSTNs...
Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. For more information on safe disposal and recycling visit our To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: website www.samsung.com/in or contact our Helpline numbers - www.samsung.com/recyclingdirect Or call, (877) 278-0799 18002668282, 180030008282.
Samsung Packaging Take-Back Program Chapter 6 Appendix In partnering with select recyclers, Samsung offers packaging take-back at no cost to you. Simply call the following number for the locations nearest you. CRT Processing, LLC (877) 278-0799 Kathy Severson – Logistics contact Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler.
Product Specifications Chapter 6 Appendix The system specifications may differ depending on the derived • Optional components may not be provided or different models. components may be provided depending on the computer model. For detailed system specifications, refer to the product catalogue. •...
Registered Trademarks ENERGY STAR® Partner As an ENERGY STAR® Partner, SAMSUNG has Samsung is a registered trademark of Samsung Co., Ltd. determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR® Intel, Core™ i5/i3 are registered trademarks of the Intel guidelines for energy efficiency.
Glossary Chapter 6 Appendix The Glossary lists the terminologies used in this User Guide. For terminologies other than these, look in Windows Help. Backup DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) A way to save the current data to restore it later if necessary. This refers to automatically allocating IP addresses to the users on A backup is a way to restore computer data when the data or the network by the network administrators.
Glossary Chapter 6 Appendix DVD (Digital Versatile Disk) Icon DVD was developed to replace CD (compact disk). Although the This refers to a small image that represents a file that users can use. shape and size of the disc are the same as that of a CD, the capacity IEEE802.XX of a DVD is at least 4.7GB while the capacity of a CD is 600MB.
Glossary Chapter 6 Appendix Network Protocol A group of computers and devices, such as printers and scanners, A protocol is a set of rules used by computers to communicate with connected by a communications link. A network can be either each other across a network.
Glossary Chapter 6 Appendix Shared Folder USB (Universal Serial Bus) A folder that can be used by other users on the network. This refers to a serial interface standard developed to replace the conventional interface standards such as Serial and PS/2. Sleep Mode The data transmission specifications are one of the interface A power mode that enables computers to save power consumption...