E8713 Revised Edition V2 December 2013 Notebook PC E-Manual T100 Series...
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Table of Contents About this manual .....................6 Conventions used in this manual ................7 Icons ............................ 7 Typography ........................7 Safety precautions.....................8 Using your Notebook PC ....................8 Caring for your Notebook PC ..................9 Proper disposal ........................ 10 Chapter 1: Hardware Setup Top View ........................12 Tablet features .........................
Hotspots ..........................44 Start button ........................47 Customizing your Start screen ................... 49 ® Working with Windows apps ................50 Launching apps ....................... 50 Customizing apps ......................50 Accessing the Apps screen ..................53 Charms bar ........................55 Snap feature ........................58 Other keyboard shortcuts ..................60 Connecting to wireless networks ................62 Wi-Fi .............................
ENERGY STAR complied product ................99 European Union Eco-label ................... 99 Global Environmental Regulation Compliance and Declaration ....100 ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services ................100 Regional notice for Singapore ................... 100 National Telecommunications Commission of the Philippines ....100 Notebook PC E-Manual...
About this manual This manual provides information about the hardware and software features of your Notebook PC, organized through the following chapters: Chapter 1: Hardware Setup This chapter details the hardware components of your Notebook Chapter 2: Using your Notebook PC This chapter shows you how to use the different parts of your Notebook PC.
Conventions used in this manual To highlight key information in this manual, some text are presented as follows: IMPORTANT! This message contains vital information that must be followed to complete a task. NOTE: This message contains additional information and tips that can help complete tasks.
Safety precautions Using your Notebook PC This Notebook PC should only be used in environments with ambient temperatures between °C (1°F) and 3°C (9°F). Refer to the rating label on the bottom of your Notebook PC and ensure that your power adapter complies with this rating.
Caring for your Notebook PC Disconnect the AC power and remove the battery pack (if applicable) before cleaning your Notebook PC. Use a clean cellulose sponge or chamois cloth dampened with a solution of nonabrasive detergent and a few drops of warm water. Remove any extra moisture from your Notebook PC using a dry cloth.
Proper disposal Do not throw your Notebook PC in municipal waste. This product has been designed to enable proper reuse of parts and recycling. The symbol of the crossed out wheeled bin indicates that the product (electrical, electronic equipment and mercury- containing button cell battery) should not be placed in municipal waste.
Top View NOTE: The keyboard's layout may vary per region or country. Notebook PC E-Manual...
Tablet Your Notebook PC comes with a tablet to suit your mobile needs. The tablet is also equipped with its own features for work and play which can be accessed using touch screen gestures. NOTE: For more details on using the tablet, refer to the Tablet features and Gestures for the tablet and touchpad sections in this manual.
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Front camera The built-in 1.-megapixel front camera allows you to take pictures or record videos using your Notebook PC. Camera indicator The camera indicator lights up when the built-in camera is in use. Ambient light sensor The ambient light sensor detects the amount of ambient light in your environment.
Micro USB 2.0 port Use the micro USB (Universal Serial Bus) port .0 to charge or supply power to your Notebook PC. Micro HDMI port This port is for a micro HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) connector and is HDCP compliant for HD DVD, Blu-ray, and other protected content playback.
Power button Press the power button to turn your Notebook PC on, put it to sleep mode, and wake it up from sleep mode. In the event that your Notebook PC becomes unresponsive, press and hold the power button for about ten (10) seconds to force it to shut down.
Bottom side Dock port Connect the mobile dock to this port to support keyboard, touchpad, and USB 3.0 port functions. Hinge holes Align and insert the latch hooks into these holes to securely attach the tablet to the mobile dock. Notebook PC E-Manual...
Mobile dock features NOTE: The keyboard's layout may vary per region or country. Top view Keyboard The keyboard provides QWERTY keys with a comfortable travel depth for typing. It also enables you to use the function keys, allows quick access to Windows®, and controls other multimedia functions.
Dock connector Securely attach the tablet into the mobile dock by aligning the dock port on top of this connector. Hinge This hinge supports the tablet while it is connected to the mobile dock. It also holds the tablet in place while you adjust it into different viewing angles.
Getting started Docking the tablet on the mobile dock IMPORTANT! • Ensure to fully insert the tablet to the mobile dock. • Always pick up the entire assembly from the bottom when the tablet is attached to the mobile dock. Notebook PC E-Manual...
Charging your Notebook PC To charge your Notebook PC: Connect the micro USB cable to the power adapter. Plug the micro USB connector into the tablet’s micro USB .0 port. Plug the power adapter into a grounded power outlet. Charge the Notebook PC for 8 hours before using it in battery mode for the first time.
IMPORTANT! • Locate the input/output rating label on your Notebook PC and ensure that it matches the input/output rating information on your power adapter. Some Notebook PC models may have multiple rating output currents based on the available SKU. • Ensure that your Notebook PC is connected to the power adapter before turning it on for the first time.
WARNING! Read the following precautions for your Notebook PC’s battery. • Only ASUS-authorized technicians should remove the battery inside the device. • The battery used in this device may present a risk of fire or chemical burn if removed or disassembled.
Gestures for the tablet and touchpad Gestures allow you to launch programs and access the settings of your Notebook PC. Refer to the following illustrations when using hand gestures on your tablet and touchpad. Using the tablet Left edge swipe Right edge swipe Swipe from the left edge of the Swipe from the right edge of the...
Tap/Double tap Tap and hold • Tap an app to launch it. • To move an app, tap and hold the app tile then drag • On Desktop mode, double- it to a new location. tap an application to launch •...
Top edge swipe Finger slide • In the Start screen, swipe Slide your finger to scroll up from the top edge of and down and slide your finger the screen to view the to pan the screen left or right. Customize bar.
Using the touchpad Moving the pointer You can click the pointer anywhere on the touchpad to activate its pointer, then slide on the touchpad to move the pointer onscreen. Slide horizontally Slide vertically Slide diagonally Notebook PC E-Manual...
One finger gestures Tap/Double tap • In the Start screen, tap an app to launch it. • In Desktop mode, double-tap an application to launch it. Drag and drop Double-tap an item, then slide the same finger without lifting it off the touchpad.
Left-click Right-click • In the Start screen, click an • In the Start screen, click an app to launch it. app to select it and launch the settings bar. You can also • In Desktop mode, double- press this button to launch click an application to the Customize bar.
Top edge swipe • In the Start screen, swipe from the top edge to launch the Customize bar. • In a running app, swipe from the top edge to view its menu. Left edge swipe Right edge swipe Swipe from the left edge to shuffle Swipe from the right edge to launch the Charms bar.
Two finger gestures Rotate Tap two fingers on the touchpad To rotate an image, place two to simulate the right-click fingers on the touchpad then function. turn one finger clockwise or counterclockwise while the other stays still. Two-finger scroll (up/down) Two-finger scroll (left/right) Slide two fingers to scroll up or Slide two fingers to scroll left or...
Zoom out Zoom in Bring together your two fingers Spread apart your two fingers on on the touchpad. the touchpad. Drag and drop Select an item then press and hold the left button. Using your other finger, slide down the touchpad to drag and drop the item to a new location.
Three-finger gestures Swipe up Swipe left/right Swipe three fingers upward to Swipe three fingers left or right show all running applications. to show running apps in Desktop mode or Start screen. Swipe down Swipe three fingers downward to show the Desktop mode. IMPORTANT! By default, the three-finger gestures are not enabled in your Notebook PC.
Launch the Desktop app. > On the lower-right corner of the taskbar, tap to launch ASUS Smart Gesture app. Tick the following items on the Three Fingers pane: Navigate page Show and navigate running apps’ view Show desktop Tap Apply then tap OK.
Using the keyboard Function keys The function keys on your Notebook PC’s keyboard can trigger the following commands: Puts the Notebook PC into Sleep mode Turns the Wi-Fi function on or off Decreases display brightness Increases display brightness Activates the second screen settings NOTE: Ensure that the second display is connected to your Notebook PC.
Windows® keys There are two special Windows® keys on your Notebook PC’s keyboard used as below: Press this key to go back to the Start screen. If you are already in the Start screen, press this key to go back to the last app you opened.
Undocking the tablet Press the release button on the mobile dock to securely detach the tablet from the latch hooks, then gently pull out the tablet. IMPORTANT! If your mobile dock comes with an internal HDD (hard disk drive), ensure that you unmount the HDD before undocking the tablet. >...
Starting for the first time When you start your computer for the first time, a series of screens appear to guide you in configuring the basic settings of your Windows® 8.1 operating system. To start your Notebook PC for the first time: Press the power button on your Notebook PC.
® Windows Windows® 8.1 comes with a tile-based user interface (UI) which allows you to organize and easily access Windows® apps from the Start screen. It also includes the following features that you can use while working on your Notebook PC. Start screen The Start screen appears after successfully signing in to your user account.
Hotspots Onscreen hotspots allow you to launch programs and access the settings of your Notebook PC. The functions in these hotspots can be activated using the touchpad of your mobile dock. Hotspots on a running app Hotspots on the Start screen Notebook PC E-Manual...
Hotspot Action upper left corner Hover your mouse pointer on the upper left corner then tap on the recent app’s thumbnail to revert back to that running app. If you launched more than one app, slide down to show all running apps. lower left corner From a running app screen: Hover your mouse pointer on the lower left...
Hotspot Action top side Hover your mouse pointer on the top side until it changes to a hand icon. Drag then drop the app to a new location. NOTE: This hotspot function only works on a running app or when you want to use the Snap feature.
Start button Windows® 8.1 features the Start button which allows you to switch between the two most recent apps that you opened. The Start button may be accessed from the Start screen, while on Desktop mode, and on any app that is currently open onscreen. Start button on the Start screen NOTES: •...
Start button on Desktop mode Context menu The context menu appears as a box filled with quick access to some of the programs inside Windows® 8.1 when you right-click or tap and hold the Start button. The context menu also includes the following shutdown options for your Notebook PC: Sign out, Sleep, Shut down, and Restart.
Customizing your Start screen Windows® 8.1 also enables you to customize your Start screen, allowing you to boot directly to the Desktop mode and customize the arrangement of your apps onscreen. To customize the settings of your Start screen: Launch the Desktop. Right-click or tap and hold anywhere on the taskbar, except on the Start button, to launch the pop-up window.
® Working with Windows apps Use your Notebook PC’s touch screen panel, touchpad, or keyboard to launch, customize, and close apps. Launching apps Tap an app to launch it. Position your mouse pointer over the app then left-click or tap once to launch it. Press thrice then use the arrow keys to browse through the apps.
Resizing apps Tap and hold the app tile for one (1) second, then release it to launch the Customize bar. and select an app tile size. Right-click on the app to activate its settings bar, then and select an app tile size. Unpinning apps Tap and hold the app tile for one (1) second, then release it to launch the Customize bar.
Closing apps Tap and hold the top side of the running app then drag it down to the bottom of the screen to close it. Move your mouse pointer on the top side of the launched app then wait for the pointer to change to a hand icon.
Accessing the Apps screen Aside from the apps already pinned on your Start screen, you can also open other applications through the Apps screen. Launching the Apps screen Launch the Apps screen using your Notebook PC's touch screen panel, touchpad, or keyboard. Swipe the Start screen up to launch the Apps screen.
Pinning more apps on the Start screen You can pin more apps on the Start screen using your touch screen panel or touchpad. Tap and hold the app tile for one (1) second, then release it to launch the Customize bar. to pin the selected app on the Start screen.
Charms bar The Charms bar is a toolbar that can be triggered on the right side of your screen. It consists of several charms that allow you to share applications and provide quick access for customizing the settings of your Notebook PC. Charms bar Notebook PC E-Manual...
Launching the Charms bar NOTE: When called out, the Charms bar initially appears as a set of white icons. The image above shows how the Charms bar looks like once activated. Use your Notebook PC’s touch screen panel, touchpad, or keyboard to launch the charms bar.
Inside the Charms bar Search This charm allows you to look for files, applications, or programs in your Notebook PC. Share This charm allows you to share applications via social networking sites or email. Start This charm reverts the display back to the Start screen. From the Start screen, you can also use this to revert back to a recently opened app.
Snap feature The Snap feature displays two apps side-by-side, allowing you to work or switch between apps. IMPORTANT! Ensure that your Notebook PC’s screen resolution is set to 13 x 8 pixels or higher before using the Snap feature. Snap bar Notebook PC E-Manual...
Using Snap Use your Notebook PC’s touch screen panel, touchpad or keyboard to activate and use Snap. Launch the app you wish to snap. Tap and hold the app’s topmost part then drag it to the left or right side of the screen until the snap bar appears.
Other keyboard shortcuts Using the keyboard, you can also use the following shortcuts to help you launch applications and navigate Windows®8.1. Switches between the Start screen and the last running app Launches the desktop Launches the This PC window on Desktop mode Opens the File option from the Search charm Opens the Share charm Opens the Settings charm...
Launches the Project pane Opens the Everywhere option from the Search charm Opens the Run window Opens Ease of Access Center Opens the Settings option under the Search charm Opens the context menu of the Start button Launches the magnifier icon and zooms in your screen Zooms out your screen Opens the Narrator Settings...
Connecting to wireless networks Wi-Fi Access e-mails, surf the Internet, and share applications via social networking sites using your Notebook PC’s Wi-Fi connection. IMPORTANT! The Airplane mode disables this feature. Ensure that Airplane mode is turned off before enabling the Wi-Fi connection of your Notebook PC.
Bluetooth Use Bluetooth to facilitate wireless data transfers with other Bluetooth- enabled devices. IMPORTANT! The Airplane mode disables this feature. Ensure that Airplane mode is turned off before enabling the Bluetooth connection of your Notebook PC. Pairing with other Bluetooth-enabled devices You need to pair your Notebook PC with other Bluetooth-enabled devices to enable data transfers.
Select a device from the list. Compare the passcode on your Notebook PC with the passcode sent to your chosen device. If they are the same, tap/click Yes to successfully pair your Notebook PC with the device. NOTES: • For some bluetooth-enabled devices, you may be prompted to key in the passcode of your Notebook PC.
Airplane mode The Airplane mode disables wireless communication, allowing you to use your Notebook PC safely while in-flight. Turning Airplane mode on Launch the Charms bar. Tap/click and tap/click Move the slider to the right to turn the Airplane mode on. Press Turning Airplane mode off Launch the Charms bar.
Turning your Notebook PC off You can turn off your Notebook PC by doing either of the following procedures: from the Charms bar then tap • > Shut down to do a normal shutdown. > Shut down. • From the log-in screen, tap •...
Putting your Notebook PC to sleep To put your Notebook PC on Sleep mode, press the power button once. You may also use your touchpad or keyboard to activate sleep mode on your Notebook PC using the following procedures. You can also put your Notebook PC to sleep mode using Desktop mode.
Troubleshoot By pressing during POST, you can access Windows® 8.1 troubleshoot options which includes the following: • Refresh your PC • Reset your PC • Advanced options Refresh your PC Use Refresh your PC if you want to refresh your system without losing your current files and applications.
Reset your PC IMPORTANT! Back up all your data before performing this option. Use Reset your PC to restore your Notebook PC to its default settings. To access this during POST: Restart your Notebook PC then press during POST. Wait for Windows® to load the Choose an option screen then tap Troubleshoot.
Advanced options Use Advanced options to perform additional troubleshooting options in your Notebook PC. To access this during POST: Restart your Notebook PC then press during POST. Wait for Windows® to load the Choose an option screen then tap Troubleshoot. Tap Advanced options.
In the Advanced options screen, select System Image Recovery. Choose an account you would like to recover using a system image file. Type your account password then tap Continue. Select Use the latest available system image (recommended), then tap Next. You can also choose Select a system image if your system image is in an external device or DVD.
• Use ASUS Live Update to update ASUS-exclusive applications, drivers and utilities in your Notebook PC. Refer to the ASUS Tutor installed in your Notebook PC for more details. • Use an anti-virus software to protect your data and keep this updated too.
I turn on the Notebook PC. What should I do? Although these dots normally appear onscreen, they will not affect your system. If the incident continues and subsequently affects system performance, consult an authorized ASUS service center. My display panel has an uneven color and brightness. How...
Press to enable your touchpad. • Check if ASUS Smart Gesture has been set to disable the touchpad when connecting an external pointing device. When I play audio and video files, why can’t I hear any sound from my Notebook PC’s audio speakers? You can try doing any of the following suggestions: •...
My Notebook PC’s touchpad is not working. What should I You can try doing any of the following suggestions: • Check if ASUS Smart Gesture is set to disable touchpad by connecting an external pointing device to your Notebook PC. If yes, disable this function.
Notebook PC. • If the problem still exists, contact your local ASUS service center for assistance. What should I do when my screen displays this message: “Remove disks or other media. Press any key to restart.”? You can try doing any of the following suggestions: •...
Press F9 upon startup. When your Notebook PC enters • Troubleshooting, select Refresh or Reset your PC. • If the problem still exists, contact your local ASUS service center for assistance. Why can’t my Notebook PC wake up from sleep mode? •...
Internal Modem Compliancy The Notebook PC with internal modem model complies with JATE (Japan), FCC (US, Canada, Korea, Taiwan), and CTR1. The internal modem has been approved in accordance with Council Decision 98/8/EC for pan-European single terminal connection to the public switched telephone network (PSTN). However due to differences between the individual PSTNs provided in different countries, the approval does not, of itself, give an unconditional assurance of successful operation on every PSTN network termination point.
Network Compatibility Declaration Statement to be made by the manufacturer to the Notified Body and the vendor: “This declaration will indicate the networks with which the equipment is designed to work and any notified networks with which the equipment may have inter- working difficulties.
This table shows the countries currently under the CTR21 standard. Country Applied More Testing Austria Belgium Czech Republic Not Applicable Denmark Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Not Applicable Iceland Ireland Italy Still Pending Still Pending Israel Lichtenstein Luxemburg The Netherlands Norway Poland Not Applicable...
This information was copied from CETECOM and is supplied without liability. For updates to this table, you may visit http://www.cetecom.de/technologies/ctr_1. html 1 National requirements will apply only if the equipment may use pulse dialling (manufacturers may state in the user guide that the equipment is only intended to support DTMF signalling, which would make any additional testing superfluous).
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. WARNING! The use of a shielded-type power cord is required in order to meet FCC emission limits and to prevent interference to the nearby radio and television reception.
Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE directive 1999/5/EC) The following items were completed and are considered relevant and sufficient: • Essential requirements as in [Article 3] • Protection requirements for health and safety as in [Article 3.1a] • Testing for electric safety according to [EN 090] •...
IC Radiation Exposure Statement for Canada This equipment complies with IC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. To maintain compliance with IC RF exposure compliance requirements, please avoid direct contact to the transmitting antenna during transmitting. End users must follow the specific operating instructions for satisfying RF exposure compliance.
Déclaration d’Industrie Canada relative à l’ exposition aux ondes radio Cet appareil est conforme aux limites d’exposition aux radiations d’Industrie Canada définies pour un environnement non-contrôlé. Pour maintenir la conformité avec les exigences d’exposition RF d’IC, veuillez éviter tout contact direct avec l’antenne pendant l’émission.
Wireless Operation Channel for Different Domains N. America .1-. GHz Ch01 through CH11 Japan .1-.8 GHz Ch01 through Ch1 Europe ETSI .1-. GHz Ch01 through Ch13 France Restricted Wireless Frequency Bands Some areas of France have a restricted frequency band. The worst case maximum authorized power indoors are: •...
Departments in which the use of the 00–83. MHz band is permitted with an EIRP of less than 100mW indoors and less than 10mW outdoors: 01 Ain 0 Aisne 03 Allier 0 Hautes Alpes 08 Ardennes 09 Ariège 11 Aude 1 Aveyron 1 Charente Dordogne...
UL Safety Notices Required for UL 19 covering telecommunications (telephone) equipment intended to be electrically connected to a telecommunication network that has an operating voltage to ground that does not exceed 00V peak, 300V peak-to-peak, and 10V rms, and installed or used in accordance with the National Electrical Code (NFPA 0).
REACH Complying with the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of Chemicals) regulatory framework, we publish the chemical substances in our products at ASUS REACH website at http://csr.asus.com/english/ REACH.htm. Macrovision Corporation Product Notice This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by method claims of certain U.S.A.
Nordic Lithium Cautions (for lithium-ion batteries) CAUTION! Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer. Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer’s instructions. (English) ATTENZIONE! Rischio di esplosione della batteria se sostituita in modo errato. Sostituire la batteria con un una di tipo uguale o equivalente consigliata dalla fabbrica.
Coating Notice IMPORTANT! To provide electrical insulation and maintain electrical safety, a coating is applied to insulate the device except on the areas where the I/O ports are located. CTR 21 Approval (for Notebook PC with built-in Modem) Danish Dutch English Finnish French...
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All ASUS products with the ENERGY STAR logo comply with the ENERGY STAR standard, and the power management feature is enabled by default. The monitor and computer are automatically set to sleep after 1 and 30 minutes of user inactivity.
Declaration ASUS follows the green design concept to design and manufacture our products, and makes sure that each stage of the product life cycle of ASUS product is in line with global environmental regulations. In addition, ASUS disclose the relevant information based on regulation requirements.
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