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HP 800 Installation Manual

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  • Page 1: Installation Guide

    HP OmniBook 800 Disk Drives Installation Guide For other Service and User Manuals, go to www.ManualDepot.com...

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    Notice This manual and any examples contained herein are provided “as is” and are subject to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard Company makes no warranty of any kind with regard to this manual, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Hewlett-Packard Co.

  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Using OmniBook Disk Drives ... Installing a Floppy Disk Drive ... To install a floppy disk drive ... To remove a floppy disk drive ... To insert or remove a floppy disk ... Replacing a Hard Drive ... To remove a hard drive ...

  • Page 5: Using Omnibook Disk Drives

    Using OmniBook Disk Drives...

  • Page 6: Using Omnibook Disk Drives

    Using OmniBook Disk Drives The OmniBook Disk Drives Installation Guide describes the following OmniBook disk drives and shows you how to install and use them: F1059B floppy disk drive. F1059C floppy disk drive. F1164A 810–MB hard disk drive. F1166A 1.44–GB hard disk drive.

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    Service booklet that you received with your OmniBook. HP First (automated fax service) You can also try the HP automated fax service. Through HP First, you can access thousands of documents that provide help or information by fax. The HP First telephone number is: (800) 333-1917 (inside U.S. and Canada).

  • Page 8: Installing A Floppy Disk Drive

    Installing a Floppy Disk Drive Installing a Floppy Disk Drive There are two floppy disk drive models designed for the OmniBook 800—the F1059C and the F1059B. Both models accept 3.5-inch disks (1.44 MB and 720 KB). (The F1059C also reads disks formatted for use in Japan.) This section describes how to Install a floppy disk drive.

  • Page 9: To Install A Floppy Disk Drive

    To install a floppy disk drive 1. Gather your floppy disk drive, disk drive cable, and OmniBook. 2. Squeeze the tabs on the large cable plug and hold firmly while inserting the plug into the back of the floppy disk drive. 3.

  • Page 10: To Remove A Floppy Disk Drive, To Insert Or Remove A Floppy Disk

    Using OmniBook Disk Drives Installing a Floppy Disk Drive To remove a floppy disk drive C A U T I O N Always wait until all disk activity stops before ejecting a disk or unplugging a cable. The light on the front of the floppy disk drive is on when the OmniBook is reading from or writing to the floppy disk drive.

  • Page 11: Replacing A Hard Drive, To Remove A Hard Drive

    Hard disk drive. Torx T6 screwdriver for opening your OmniBook computer. This HP OmniBook Installation Guide. To remove a hard drive You normally don’t remove drive C, the main internal disk (also called the “hard- disk drive”). The two main reasons to replace drive C are for upgrade and for repair.

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    Using OmniBook Disk Drives Replacing a Hard Drive Back up any personal or data files that reside on drive C. You can back up the files to a tape drive, a network drive, a PC card, or a floppy disk. 1.

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    6. Disengage the hard drive connectors by grasping the left flap of the protective sheet and pulling to the right as shown. 7. Gently lift up on the left flap and remove the hard drive. The protective sheet stays in place. C A U T I O N Handle the hard drive only by its edges to avoid damage from electrostatic discharge.

  • Page 14: To Install A Hard Drive

    Using OmniBook Disk Drives Replacing a Hard Drive To install a hard drive After following the instructions for removing drive C, use the next procedure to install another hard drive. Take precautions against damage from static electricity: C A U T I O N Gather all the parts you need to complete the installation in one sitting.

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    2. If your new hard drive is from a different manufacturer than the old one, it may have screws in different positions. Determine which mounting holes you need; then, if necessary, push out rubber screw-hole covers from the inside using a bent paper clip.

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    Using OmniBook Disk Drives Replacing a Hard Drive Do not push down on the hard drive . If the hard drive connectors do not C A U T I O N engage the computer connectors, pull the hard drive back out and try again. 4.

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    the tabs. Make sure the ribbon cables slide into the recessed openings and do not extend back under the keyboard. 6. Close the OmniBook, turn it over, and insert the five screws removed previously. Tighten the screws only until you just feel resistance. 7.

  • Page 18: Restoring Omnibook Software, To Restore Windows 95

    Support Utility floppy disk. 1. Plug in the ac adapter to the OmniBook. Turn off the OmniBook. 2. Connect a SCSI CD-ROM drive (HP part number F1196A) to the OmniBook’s docking/SCSI port according to the CD-ROM drive’s instructions. (This requires a special OmniBook-to-SCSI adapter cable, HP part number F1182A, unless you are using a docking system.) If you have a non-SCSI CD-ROM drive (parallel...

  • Page 19: To Restore Windows For Workgroups

    Install them after the rest of this installation is complete. The installation does not use all of the Windows disks. 4. Connect a SCSI CD-ROM drive (HP part number F1196A) to the OmniBook’s docking/SCSI port according to the CD ROM drive’s instructions. (This requires a special OmniBook-to-SCSI adapter cable, HP part number F1182A, unless you are using a docking system.) If you have a non-SCSI CD-ROM drive (parallel...

  • Page 20: To Restore An Alternate Operating System

    Utilities disk by pressing the reset button. (To restart from the floppy drive, the System Configuration Utility must have System, Boot Devices set to FDD First.) 8. Select the option Install Windows for Workgroups Drivers and HP Applications Software, which loads the special drivers you need with the OmniBook. It also loads OmniBook-specific software: the online User’s Guide, the Appointment...

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    2. If you have a CD-ROM drive, connect it according to the instructions for your operating system. This gives you access to the information on the Recovery CD. Otherwise, use the floppy disk you made. 3. Load the drivers you need from the Recovery CD or from a floppy disk onto the hard-disk drive.

  • Page 23: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting 1-23...

  • Page 24: Troubleshooting

    Service booklet or OmniBook Support in the online OmniBook Library. Find technical information about the OmniBook on the Internet. Visit the World Wide Web site at http://www.hp.com/go/omnibook. If the OmniBook is running See the online OmniBook User’s Guide—it’s your main source of information about using the OmniBook.

  • Page 25: Solving Basic Problems

    Solving Basic Problems If your OmniBook has a problem starting, find the symptom below that matches your situation. Try the suggestions one at a time. If the OmniBook turns off immediately after it turns on Battery power is probably extremely low. Plug in the ac adapter—or turn off the OmniBook and insert a fresh battery.

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    Troubleshooting Solving Basic Problems If the OmniBook doesn’t reboot successfully (Windows 95) If your operating system is Windows 95 If no text is displayed during reboot, or if the system stops before you see “Starting Windows 95...”, the OmniBook might require service. Try rebooting again.

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    If the OmniBook doesn’t reboot successfully (Windows for Workgroups) If your operating system is MS-DOS or Windows for Workgroups If no text is displayed, or if the system stops before you see any text about MS-DOS, the OmniBook might require service. Try rebooting again. You can try to start the System Configuration Utility (press F2 during reboot), then select Factory Default Settings from the Default menu, and then select Save from the Exit menu.

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    Check that Cache is enabled (in the System Configuration Utility, open the System menu and check Enable Cache). You might need to install more RAM. The memory-expansion boards are HP part numbers F1167A (8 MB), F1168A (16 MB), and F1169A (32 MB).

  • Page 29: Specifications And Regulatory Information

    Specifications and Regulatory Information 1-29...

  • Page 30: Specifications And Regulatory Information

    Specifications and Regulatory Information Your OmniBook is designed to provide trouble-free operation. The following suggestions can help you maintain its dependability: Observe the temperature limits and other specifications listed in the next section. Check out the tips about ergonomics and work habits. If you have problems, see the problem-solving suggestions in chapter 2 of this manual.

  • Page 31: Hardware Specifications

    Hardware Specifications Floppy disk drive Modular 3.5 inch 1.44-MB floppy disk drive with cable. Hard disk drive Modular 2.5-inch IDE drive. Available capacities: 810 MB and 1.44 GB. Temperature Operating: 10 to 35 C (50 to 95 ° 5 to 35 C (41 to 95 °...

  • Page 32: Regulatory Information, U.s.a

    OmniBook in these regions. U.S.A. The HP F1059B/C generates and uses radio frequency energy and may interfere with radio and television reception. The floppy drive complies with the limits for a Class B computing device as specified in Part 15 of FCC Rules, which provide reasonable protection against such interference in a residential installation.

  • Page 33: Canada, Japan

    Specifications and Regulatory Information Regulatory Information Canada This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio noise emissions from digital apparatus as set out in the radio interference regulations of the Canadian Department of Communications. Le présent appareil numérique n’émet pas de bruits radioélectriques dépassant les limites applicables aux appareils numériques de Classe B prescrites dans le règlement sur le brouillage radioélectrique édicté...

  • Page 34: Europe

    1000 NE Circle Blvd. Corvallis, OR 97330 declares that the following products Product name: HP F1164A and F1166A hard disk drives HP F1059B and F1059C external floppy disk drives Options: conforms to the following product specifications Safety: IEC 950:1991+A1,A2 / EN 60950 (1992)+A1,A2...

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