Basic connector instructions
Audio line-in connector
Audio line-out connector
HDMI connector (optional)
TV-Tuner connector (optional) Only supported on systems with an optional TV
Note: If your computer is equipped with a wireless keyboard or mouse,
follow the installation instructions for those devices.
Use this connector to attach a microphone to your
computer when you want to record sound or if you
use speech-recognition software.
Use this connector to attach headphones to your
computer when you want to listen to music or
other sounds without disturbing anyone.
Used to receive audio signals from an external
audio device, such as a stereo system. When
you attach an external audio device, a cable is
connected between the audio line-out connector
of the device and the audio line-in connector of
Used to send audio signals from the computer
to external devices, such as powered stereo
speakers (speakers with built-in amplifiers),
headphones, multimedia keyboards, or the audio
line-in connector on a stereo system or other
external recording device.
Use this connector to attach a device that requires
a USB connection.
Use this connector to attach the computer to an
Ethernet-type local area network.
Used to attach a VGA monitor or other devices
that use a VGA monitor connector.
Used to attach a DVI monitor or other devices that
use a DVI monitor connector.
Connects to the HDMI connector on your display