Display (main display)
Content selection keys
Global search key
Power ON/OFF key
Earphone jack (side)
Volume control keys
Character size change keys
Page scroll keys
PRINTED IN JAPAN
Using the PW-AC900 for the ﬁ rst time
Be sure to charge the battery before using the unit.
Connect the (EA-80A) AC adapter in the order of
When the charge lamp lights red, the charging has started.
AC adapter connector
When charging is complete, the charge lamp will turn off.
• A complete charge will normally take approximately 5.5 hours (the
charging time can change depending on operating temperature and
Remove the AC adapter from the connector and the outlet.
Open the unit and press
to turn on the
After a while, the calibration screen
for the touch pad appears on the
display (main display).
Pull out the stylus and use it to accurately touch each center
of the four "+" characters displayed on the touch pad on
the display. Then do the same to the four "+" characters
displayed on the handwriting pad (small screen).
Utility keys for
Dictionary menu key
Stylus holder (side)
AC adapter connector (side)
Back space key
USB connector (side)
Card slot (Front)
Pull out the
stylus to use.
• When calibration is ﬁ nished the LCD contrast adjustment screen is displayed.
Adjust the LCD contrast of the handwriting pad by touching
on the pad.
After these adjustments, press
The key sound (beep) on/off screen appears.
to turn the key sound on/off.
The kana entry screen appears.
to select alphabet character input or press
select Japanese input.
The date/time settings screen is displayed.
Select the date items using
(year), " " (month) and " " (day) (e.g. June 12th, 2010
10 06 12) using the number buttons on the handwriting pad.
Conﬁ rm that the cursor is on "AM
and then select one of them using
, select the time items using
enter " " (hour) and " " (minute) (e.g. 9:00
Conﬁ rm that the information entered is correct and press
The Home screen appears.
Selecting a content in the dictionary menu screen
The dictionary menu screen appears.
Select an item by pressing
Select an item by pressing
and then press
Or, select an item by typing
Selecting a menu item
to select a category menu item.
Or, use the numeric keys to enter the category number to
select the item.
The individual menu for the selected category menu item is displayed
In the individual menu, use
function and then press
Or, use the numeric keys (
in front of the content/function (1 to 9).
The selected content/function screen is displayed.
• The selected content/function screen can also be selected by touching the
relevant menu item.
Global search function
You can search for a word in multiple contents/dictionaries.
Enter a word into any of the "
" (Chinese), "
search within the target dictionary.
As you type, the candidates for matching narrow (ﬁ lter search). If there are still
many candidates after entering the whole word, you can switch to "exact search"
to browse only the exact word you wish to have deﬁ ned (Except for the search
• J apanese kanji, Chinese (Simpliﬁ ed characters), and Korean (Hangul) characters
have to be entered by hand.
Example: Global search for the word "advantage."
The global search entry screen
, and then enter " "
Select the text ﬁ eld according the
entry character type by using
" or "PM
"advantage" in the "
As you type, the candidates for
Selecting a function in the Home screen
to display the Home screen. You can select and use unit functions
from the Home screen.
Move the cursor to the desired
the icon to select it.
Dictionary menu screen
(contents/functions selection display)
The PW-AC900 can be operated by touching the main screen with the stylus.
The following touch operations are
This is the operation of lightly touching or
pressing an item or button on the screen
and releasing it.
to select the content/
This is the operation of touching the same
) to enter the number
place twice on the screen.
On the dictionary list screen, for example, a candidate is selected by the ﬁ rst touch
and the screen is switched by the second touch.
The list of words corresponding to
" (Japanese), "
" (English spelling),
your entry appears.
" (Pinyin), and "
" (Korean) ﬁ elds to
To change the entry, press
Select the desired word using
The details screen of the word appears along with its deﬁ nitions.
• To return to the previous screen, press
Preview display function
If many candidates are listed for a word and it is difﬁ cult to decide which word is
the correct one, the preview display will help you by providing a brief note about
Each time you press
candidates are listed, the preview
display will be shown on the bottom,
shown on the right, or turned off in
(The preview display is turned off in
this screen example.)
to search by
to return to the ﬁ lter search screen and enter
" (preview) while