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User's Guide
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  • Page 1 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive User’s Guide OPTIONS by IBM...
  • Page 2 “Appendix E. Product warranty and notices” on page E-1. First Edition (April 2001) © Copyright International Business Machines Corporation 2001. All rights reserved. US Government Users Restricted Rights – Use, duplication or disclosure restricted by GSA ADP Schedule Contract with IBM Corp.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Windows 98, and Windows ME . . C-1 Changing the Windows 2000 DMA parameter setting . . C-1 Enabling DMA for Windows NT 4.0 . . C-2 Appendix D. Help and service information . . D-1 © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 4 IBM Statement of Limited Warranty . . E-1 Part 1 - General Terms . . E-1 Part 2 - Country-unique Terms . E-4 Trademarks. . E-12 Federal Communications Commission (FCC) statement . . E-13 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 5: Safety: Read First

    Vor der Installation dieses Produkts die Sicherheitshinweise lesen. Prima di installare questo prodotto, leggere le Informazioni sulla Sicurezza. Lees voordat u dit product installeert eerst de veiligheidsvoorschriften. Les sikkerhetsinformasjonen (Safety Information) før du installerer dette produktet. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 6 Antes de instalar este produto, leia as Informações sobre Segurança. Pred inštaláciou tohto zariadenia si pečítaje Bezpečnostné predpisy. Antes de instalar este producto lea la información de seguridad. Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 7: About This Book

    Your feedback is valuable to us in developing products and services that are important to you, as well as in developing better ways to communicate with you. Register your option on the IBM Web site at
  • Page 8 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: Installation And User's Guide

    Installation and user’s guide This section contains the product description, hardware and software ® installation instructions, and operating information for the IBM 16X Max RAM-READ DVD-ROM Drive. Product description This option package is intended for multimedia applications. The drive comes ®...
  • Page 10: Before You Begin

    Handle the drive with care. Dropping or jarring the drive can damage the components inside the drive housing. v Do not force insertion of the IDE or power cables. Doing so might damage the connector or the drive. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 11: Drive Controls And Connectors

    Drive controls and connectors The following diagrams show the location and functions of the drive controls and connectors. Front view of the drive 1 Disc drawer This drawer is where you load and unload a disc. This dial controls the headphone volume. 2 Busy indicator This light comes on when the drive reads from, or plays a disc.
  • Page 12: Installing The Drive

    2. Remove the drive from the bag. If you must put the drive down, place the antistatic bag on a flat, padded surface, such as a magazine, and place the drive on the antistatic bag. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 13: Step 3. Setting The Configuration Jumpers

    Some non-IBM computers use special ATA cables with two wires reversed in the device connectors so that the drives can be configured by the cable instead of by jumper position.
  • Page 14: Step 4. Mounting The Drive In The Bay

    Verify that the alignment is correct; then tighten the screws to secure the drive. Do not overtighten. Step 5. Attaching the cables to the drive The following diagram shows where to connect the cables to the drive. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 15: Step 6. Completing The Hardware Installation

    The following is an illustration of the internal audio cable that comes with your option package. 1. The internal audio cable has a split-connector end and a single-connector end. Connect one of the split-connector ends 1 to the audio-out connector on the DVD-ROM drive.
  • Page 16: Step 7. Setting Up Your Computer For Dvd Video Playback

    Step 4. 4. Click Start. 5. Click Run. 6. Type X:\DVDPLAYR\SETUP.EXE, where X is the drive letter for your DVD-ROM drive. 7. Click OK. 8. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 17: Viewing A Dvd Movie

    Viewing a DVD movie After you install the DVD-ROM drive, configure DMA, and install DVD-viewing software, you can view a DVD movie. DVD Express will start automatically when you insert a DVD. If you want to start DVD Express manually, follow these instructions: 1.
  • Page 18: Using The Dvd-Ram Read Function

    2 and pull the cartridge lid 3 out to eject the disc. With the cartridge lid open the disc will eject. Do not touch the recording side of the disc when handling the bare media. 1-10 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 19: Care And Maintenance

    Returning the disc to the Type II cartridge To return the disc to the Type II cartridge, align the label side of the disc 1 with the DVD-RAM cartridge label side. Insert the disc and close the cartridge lid 2 . A clicking sound will ensure the lid door is closed. Precautions for handling Be careful when handling the removed disc.
  • Page 20: Caring For The Dvd-Rom Drive

    (see “Front view of the drive” on page 1-3). Push the paper clip until the tray opens. Gently pull out the tray until you can remove the disc. 1-12 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 21: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    12VDC 800MA 3300MA 1. Product-description data represents IBM’s design objectives and is provided for comparative purposes; actual results might vary, based on a variety of factors. This product data does not constitute a warranty. Data is subject to change without notice.
  • Page 22 10 to 24X (Full CAV) CD-I/Video CD 4.3 to 10X (Full CAV) CD-DA (DAE) 12X CLV CD-DA (Audio-Out) 10X MAX CAV 2. The 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM cannot read DVD-RAM Type I Media. IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 23: Appendix B. Problem Solving

    IDE port. If there is a hard disk drive, attach it to the connector at the other end of the cable, and attach the DVD-ROM drive to the middle connector. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 24 3. Scroll down to the Mass Storage Devices section. Refer to the documentation that comes with your computer for additional details on selecting IDE performance modes. v The disc cannot be read. Take the following actions: IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 25 You might have to separately purchase an audio cable for the DVD-ROM drive. If you are using an IBM computer or IBM audio adapter, refer to “Appendix B. Help and service information,” on page 1.
  • Page 26 Control Panel. b. If you have a Rapid Access II Keyboard and wish to restore its function, you will need to go to the IBM Support Web site to download the latest drivers (Version 1007 or higher).
  • Page 27: Appendix C. Customizing The Device-Driver Configuration Settings

    5. Click the IDE ATA/ATAPI controller to open up the tree. 6. Double-click the device that corresponds to your CD-ROM port. It is either Primary IDE or Secondary IDE. 7. Click the Advanced Settings tab. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 28: Enabling Dma For Windows Nt 4.0

    The following is a list of manufacturer Web Sites that contain Windows NT 4.0 DMA device drivers for your system boards: v IBM: v Intel: v VIA: v ALi: IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 29: Appendix D. Help And Service Information

    During the warranty period, assistance for replacement or exchange of defective components is available. In addition, if your IBM option is installed in an IBM computer, you might be entitled to service at your location. Your technical support representative can help you determine the best alternative.
  • Page 30 Computer manufacturer, model, serial number (if IBM), and manual v Exact wording of the error message (if any) v Description of the problem v Hardware and software configuration information for your system If possible, be at your computer. Your technical support representative might want to walk you through the problem during the call.
  • Page 31: Appendix E. Product Warranty And Notices

    If a Machine does not function as warranted during the warranty period, and IBM or your reseller are unable to either 1) make it do so or 2) replace it with one that is at least functionally equivalent, you may return it to your place of purchase and your money will be refunded.
  • Page 32 IBM or your reseller will 1) either repair or exchange the failing Machine and 2) provide the service either at your location or a service center. IBM or your reseller will also manage and install selected engineering changes that apply to the Machine.
  • Page 33 IBM or your reseller of changes in a Machine’s location. IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine while it is 1) in IBM’s possession or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges.
  • Page 34: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    APPLY TO YOU. Governing Law Both you and IBM consent to the application of the laws of the country in which you acquired the Machine to govern, interpret, and enforce all of your and IBM’s rights, duties, and obligations arising from, or relating in any manner to, the subject matter of this Agreement, without regard to conflict of law principles.
  • Page 35 Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation and are only limited to the extent permitted by the applicable legislation. Limitation of Liability: The following is added to this Section: Where IBM is in breach of a condition or warranty implied by the Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation, IBM’s liability is limited to the repair or replacement...
  • Page 36 2. as to any other actual damage arising in any situation involving nonperformance by IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject of this Statement of Limited Warranty, IBM’s liability will be limited to the charge paid by you for the individual Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 37 Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 or other legislation which cannot be excluded or limited. The Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 will not apply in respect of any goods which IBM provides, if you require the goods for the purposes of a business as defined in that Act.
  • Page 38 (1) an IBM reseller approved to perform warranty service or (2) from IBM. If you purchase an IBM Machine in a Middle Eastern or African country, you may obtain warranty service for that Machine from the IBM entity within the...
  • Page 39 IBM with fraud or gross negligence and for express warranty. The following sentence is added to the end of item 2: IBM’s liability under this item is limited to the violation of essential contractual terms in cases of ordinary negligence.
  • Page 40 Limitation of Liability: The following replaces the second sentence in the first paragraph:In each such instance unless otherwise provided by mandatory law, IBM is liable for no more than: 1. (unchanged) 2. as to any other actual damage arising in all situations involving nonperformance by IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject matter of this Statement of Warranty, IBM’s...
  • Page 41 Goods and Services Act 1982. Applicability of suppliers and resellers (unchanged). The following is added to the end of this Section: IBM’s entire liability and your sole remedy, whether in contract or in tort, in respect of any default shall be limited to damages.
  • Page 42: Trademarks

    IBM may use or distribute any of the information you supply in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you. Any references in this publication to non-IBM Web sites are provided for convenience only and do not in any manner serve as an endorsement of those Web sites.
  • Page 43: Federal Communications Commission (Fcc) Statement

    Properly shielded and grounded cables and connectors must be used in order to meet FCC emission limits. Proper cables and connectors are available from IBM authorized dealers. IBM is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment.
  • Page 44 Directive 89/366/ECC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibility. IBM can not accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a non-recommended modification of the product, including the fitting of non-IBM option cards.
  • Page 45 Directiva 89/336/CEE en lo que a la legislatura de los Estados Miembros sobre compatibilidad electromagnética se refiere. IBM no puede aceptar responsabilidad alguna si este producto deja de satisfacer dichos requisitos de protección como resultado de una modificación no recomendada del producto, incluyendo el ajuste de tarjetas de opción que no sean IBM.
  • Page 46 Japanese statement of compliance for products less than or equal to 20 A per phase E-16 IBM 16X Max RAM-Read DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 48 Part Number: 22P6952 Printed in the United States of America on recycled paper containing 10% recovered post-consumer fiber. (1P) P/N: 22P6952...