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Table of Contents About this manual ..............................5 Conventions used in this manual ........................6 Icons ....................................6 Typography ................................. 6 Safety information ..............................7 Setting up your system............................7 Care during use ................................. 7 Sound Pressure Warning ............................8 TV Tuner (on selected models) ..........................
Snap feature ................................39 Other keyboard shortcuts ..........................40 Turning off your All-in-One PC ......................... 41 Putting your ASUS All-in-One PC on sleep mode ..................41 Chapter 4: Connecting to the Internet Setting up a Wi-Fi connection in Windows ®...
About this manual This manual provides information about the hardware and software features of your All-in-One Chapter 1: Hardware Setup This chapter details the hardware components of your All-in-One PC. Chapter 2: Using your All-in-One PC This chapter provides you with information on using your All-in-One PC. Chapter 3: Working with Windows®...
This indicates sections that you can refer to in this manual. All illustrations and screenshots in this manual are for reference only. Actual product specifications and software screen images may vary with location. Visit the ASUS website at www.asus.com for the latest information.
Safety information Your All-in-One PC is designed and tested to meet the latest standards of safety for information technology e•uipment. However, to ensure your safety, it is important that you read the following safety instructions. Setting up your system • Read and follow all instructions in the documentation before you operate your system. •...
Sound Pressure Warning Excessive sound pressure from earphones or headphones can cause hearing loss or permanent damage to hearing. Increasing the volume and e•ualizer beyond default levels increases the output voltage and sound pressure produced by the earphones or headphones. TV Tuner (on selected models) Note to CATV System Installer—This reminder is provided to call the CATV systems installer’s attention to Section 820-93 of the National Electric Code, which provides guidelines for...
Package contents ET2321I ET2322I ET2321I ET2322I All-in-One PC ET232 Series, stand, and screw Wired/wireless keyboard (Optional) Wired/wireless mouse (Optional) Power cord AC adapter KBM USB receiver dongle (Optional) TV connector (Optional) Warranty Card PQRS WXYZ CLEAR ENTER Subwoofer (Optional) •uick Start Guide Remote Control (Optional) NOTE: The keyboard, mouse, AC adapter, remote control, and KBM USB receiver dongle illustrations are for reference only.
Chapter 1: Hardware Setup Getting to know your All-in-One PC Front view ET2321I ET2322I All-in-One PC ET232 Series...
Digital microphone (Built-in) This built-in digital microphone can be used for video conferencing, voice narrations, audio recordings, and multimedia applications. Webcam The built-in webcam with the built-in digital microphone allows you to start video chats online. Webcam LED Indicates that the built-in webcam is enabled. Digital microphone (on selected models) This digital microphone can be used for video conferencing, voice narrations, audio recordings, and multimedia applications.
Rear view Antenna socket (on selected models) Connect standard indoor or outdoor male antenna connectors to receive over-the-air broadcast TV signals. NOTE: The antenna socket is available for models with the optional TV Tuner card. Power input The supplied power adapter converts AC power to DC power for use with this jack. To prevent damage to the PC, always use the supplied power adapter.
The subwoofer allows you to enjoy vibrant bass (low fre•uency) sounds in your multimedia applications. IMPORTANT! The subwoofer jack can ONLY be connected to All-in-One PC subwoofers or sound devices by ASUS. DO NOT connect other devices to this jack. Doing so may damage the device. Kensington® security slot The Kensington®...
Bottom view (without the stand) USB 2.0 port This USB (Universal Serial Bus) port is compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices such as keyboards, pointing devices, flash disk drives, external HDDs, speakers, cameras, and printers. 6-in-1 Memory card reader This All-in-One PC has a built-in memory card reader slot that supports MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC, MS, MS PRO cards.
Menu down button When adjusting the menu settings, press this button to move down to the menu selections. You can also use this button to decrease the value of selected menu items such as brightness, contrast, volume, etc. MENU button Press to display the menu.
Right side view Optical Disc Drive manual eject hole The manual eject hole is used to eject the drive tray in case the electronic eject button does not work. WARNING! Use the manual eject hole only when the electronic eject button does not work.
Chapter 2: Using your All-in-One PC Assembling the base of your All-in-One PC Place the All-in-One PC on a flat and stable surface such as a table or desk. screw Align and attach the base to the stand. Ensure that the stand is fitted firmly and base aligned properly to the base.
Setting up your All-in-One PC Connecting a wired keyboard and mouse Connect the keyboard and the mouse to the USB ports on the rear panel. Connecting a wireless keyboard and mouse Install batteries into the wireless keyboard and mouse. Connect the wireless dongle for keyboard and mouse to a USB port.
Powering on your All-in-One PC Connect the supplied AC adapter to the DC IN jack on the rear panel ( 1, 2, and 3 ) and then press the Power button on the front panel (4) of the All-in-One PC to power on the system. WARNING! DO NOT connect the AC power cord to an AC outlet prior to connecting the DC plug to the system.
Using the On Screen Display (OSD) Menu The On Screen Display (OSD) menu will display when you: Press the Menu button on the front panel. Connect an HDMI cable to the rear HDMI input port. Using the OSD Menu To display the OSD menu, press the Menu button on the front panel. To navigate through the OSD functions or modify OSD settings, press the Menu Up or Menu Down keys on the front panel.
System Setup - OSD Setup: 1. H-Position - Adjusts the horizontal position of the OSD menu. 2. V-Position - Adjusts the vertical position of the OSD menu. 3. OSD Timeout - Sets the display duration of OSD menu from 10 to 120 seconds. 4.
Using touch screen panel gestures on Windows ® The gestures allow you to launch programs and access the settings of your ASUS All-in-One PC. The functions can be activated by using the hand gestures to your ASUS All-in-One PC’s display panel.
Zoom in Zoom out Bring together your two fingers on the Spread apart your two fingers on the touch touch panel. panel. Tap/Double tap Tap/click and hold • Tap an app to launch it. • To move an app, tap and hold the app tile and drag it to a new location.
Swipe up Swipe down Swipe up from the Start screen to launch Swipe down from the Apps screen to return the Apps screen. to the Start screen. All-in-One PC ET232 Series...
Setting up a secondary display via the HDMI- output port If you want to use a high-definition TV as an audio output device, connect it to the Home Theater PC and follow the steps below to configure the audio settings. To configure the audio output via an HDMI device: From the Start screen, click Desktop to launch the Desktop Mode.
Select Stereo and click Next. Tick the Front left and right option, and click Next. Click Finish to exit the speaker setup. All-in-One PC ET232 Series...
8.1 operating system. ® To start for the first time: Press the power button on your ASUS All-in-One PC. Wait for a few minutes until the setup screen appears. Pick a language to use on your ASUS All-in-One PC. Carefully read the License Terms. Tick I accept these license terms for Windows and this PC then click Accept.
® The Window® User Interface (UI) is the tile-based display used in Windows® 8.1. It includes the following features you can use while working on your ASUS All-in-One PC. Start screen The Start screen appears after successfully signing in to your user account. It helps organize all the programs and applications you need in just one place.
Hotspots Onscreen hotspots allow you to launch programs and access your ASUS All-in-One PC settings. The functions in these hotspots can be activated using your mouse. Hotspots on a running app Hotspots on the Start screen NOTE: Refer to the next page for the Hotspots’ functions.
Hotspot Action Hover your mouse pointer then tap/click on the recent app’s upper left corner thumbnail to revert back to that running app. If you launched more than one app, slide down to show all running apps. From a running app screen: Hover your mouse pointer on the lower left corner then tap/click to go back to the Start screen.
Start button Windows® 8.1 features the Start button that 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 NOTE: The actual color of your Start button varies depending on the display settings you chose for your Start screen.
The context menu appears as a box filled with •uick access to some of the programs inside Windows® 8.1 when you right-click on the Start button. The context menu also includes the following shut down options for your ASUS All-in-One PC: sign out, sleep, shut down, 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 anywhere on the taskbar, except on the Start button, to launch the pop-up window.
Working with Windows apps ® Use your ASUS All-in-One PC’s touch screen panel or keyboard to launch and customize your apps. Launching apps Tap an app to launch it. 1. Press twice then use the arrow keys to browse through the apps.
Accessing All Apps Aside from the apps already pinned on your Start screen, you can also open other applications through the Apps screen. NOTE: Actual apps shown onscreen may vary per model. The following screenshot is for reference only. All-in-One PC ET232 Series...
Launching the Apps screen Launch the Apps screen using your ASUS All-in-One PC's touch screen panel or keyboard. • Swipe up from the Start screen to launch the Apps screen. • On the Start screen, click the button. From the Start screen, Press...
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 ASUS All-in-One PC’s touch screen panel or keyboard to launch the charms bar. Swipe the right edge of the screen.
Inside the charms bar Search This charm allows you to look for files, applications, or programs in your ASUS All-in-One 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 ASUS All-in-One PC’s screen resolution is set to 1366 x 768 pixels or higher before using the Snap feature.
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 charms Opens the Share charms Opens the Settings charms...
If your All-in-One PC is unresponsive, press and hold the power button for at least four (4) seconds until your All-in-One PC turns off. Putting your ASUS All-in-One PC on sleep mode Activate sleep mode on your ASUS All-in-One PC or ASUS Portable AiO using either of the following procedures: •...
Chapter 4: Connecting to the Internet Access emails, surf the Internet, and share applications via social networking sites on or from your PC using wireless/Wi-Fi or wired connection. Setting up a Wi-Fi connection in Windows ® Launch the Charm bar from the Start screen or from any application mode. NOTE: For details, refer to the section Charm bar under Working with Windows®...
In the Network and Sharing Center window, select the Wi-Fi status beside Connections. In the Wi-Fi status window, select Properties > Configure to launch your current network adapter’s properties. In the your current network adapter properties window, select the Advanced tab. In the Advanced tab, select Bandwidth Capability under the Property option then select your preferred bandwidth setting by clicking on the drop-down box below Value.
Wired connection Use a network (RJ-45) cable to connect your ASUS All-in-One PC to a DSL/cable modem or a local area network (LAN). Turn on your computer. Configure the necessary Internet connection settings. NOTES: • For more details, refer to the sections Configuring a dynamic IP/PPPoE network connection or Configuring a static IP network connection.
Configuring a static IP network connection To configure a static IP network connection: Repeat steps 1 to 4 of the previous section Configuring a dynamic IP/PPPoE network connection. Click Use the following IP address. Enter the IP address, Subnet mask and Gateway from your service provider. If needed, enter the preferred DNS Server address and alternative address.
Click the Bluetooth logo on the System Tray and select Add a Device from the context menu . In the PC settings window, click Add a device to look for an available Bluetooth devices. Select a Bluetooth device from the list. From the Bluetooth passcode, select Yes to confirm and pair the All-in-One PC with the Bluetooth device.
Chapter 5: Recovering your system Entering the BIOS Setup BIOS (Basic Input and Output System) stores system hardware settings that are needed for system startup in the PC. In normal circumstances, the default BIOS settings apply to most conditions to ensure optimal performance.
Recovering your system Resetting your PC The Reset your PC option restores your PC to its factory default settings. IMPORTANT! Back up all your data before using this option. To reset your PC: Press <F9> during bootup. IMPORTANT! To go through POST, follow any of the ways described in the section •uickly enter the BIOS in Chapter 3.
Recovering from a system image file You can create a USB recovery drive and use this to recover your PC’s settings. Creating a USB recovery drive WARNING! All files on your USB storage device will be permanently deleted during the process. Before you proceed, ensure that you back up all your important data.
Removing everything and reinstalling Windows Restoring your PC to its original factory settings can be done using the Remove everything and reinstall option in PC Settings. Refer to the steps below to use this option. IMPORTANT Back up all your data before using this option. NOTE: This process may take a while to complete.
Notices 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 ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services ASUS recycling and takeback programs come from our commitment to the highest standards for protecting our environment.
• Connect the e•uipment to 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. IMPORTANT! Outdoor operations in the 5.15~5.25GHz band is prohibited. This device has no Ad-hoc capability for 5250~5350 and 5470~5725 MHz.
Canada, Industry Canada (IC) Notices This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003 and RSS-210. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
CE marking for devices with wireless LAN/ Bluetooth This e•uipment complies with the re•uirements of Directive 1999/5/EC of the European Parliament and Commission from 9 March, 1999 governing Radio and Telecommunications E•uipment and mutual recognition of conformity. is for class II device. Wireless Operation Channel for Different Domains N.
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 re•uirements.
Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices. All ASUS products with the ENERGY STAR logo comply with the ENERGY STAR standard, and the power management feature is enabled by default.