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User's Guide
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  • Page 1 8X Slimline DVD-ROM Drive User’s Guide OPTIONS by IBM...
  • Page 2 “Appendix E. Product warranties and notices” on page E-1. First Edition (March 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

    Caring for a CD or DVD. Caring for the DVD-ROM drive . Manually ejecting a disc . Installing the drive in slimline IBM systems . Power and signal cables for internal drives Loading components-small form factor desktop model. Installing an optical drive-small form factor desktop model .
  • Page 4 Online technical support Telephone technical support . Appendix E. Product warranties and notices . IBM Statement of Limited Warranty for United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada (Part 1 - General Terms) . IBM Statement of Warranty Worldwide except Canada, Puerto Rico,...
  • 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. 8X Slimline 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 http://www.ibm.com/pc/register...
  • Page 8 viii 8X Slimline 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 8X Slimline DVD-ROM drive. Product description This option package is intended for multimedia applications. The drive comes ®...
  • Page 10: Before You Begin

    v An available IDE connection v 40 MB available hard disk space v Audio adapter supporting 44.1 or 48 kHz sampling rate v Optional stereo speakers v AGP 2X video with overlay support (for MPEG-2 decoding) Before you begin Before you install the DVD-ROM drive, read the information in this section on handling precautions and on using the drive controls and connectors.
  • 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 Busy indicator: This light comes on when the drive reads from, writes to, or plays a CD. 2 Eject/load button: When pushed, this button opens or closes the CD tray.
  • Page 12: Step 2. Unpacking The Drive

    Step 2. Unpacking the drive 1. Before opening the antistatic bag that the drive is packed in, touch the bag to an unpainted metal surface for at least two seconds. This drains the static electricity from the package and your body. 2.
  • Page 13: Viewing A Dvd Movie

    Viewing a DVD movie After you install the DVD-ROM drive, configure DMA, and install DVD Express, 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 14: Using The Dvd-Ram Read Function

    Using the DVD-RAM Read function This section contains information on using the DVD-ROM with DVD-RAM discs. Using single- and double-sided DVD-RAM media DVD-RAM media is available in single-sided and double-sided versions. Versions with 2.6 GB and 4.7 GB are available in Type I or Type II cartridges. The 5.2 GB and 9.4 GB versions are double-sided and only available only in Type II cartridges.
  • Page 15: Precautions For Handling

    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 16: Caring For The Dvd-Rom Drive

    v Do not bend the disc. Caring for the DVD-ROM drive To protect your DVD-ROM drive during operation, observe the following precautions: v Do not move the drive when it is in use. Doing so might cause data error or damage the drive.
  • Page 17: Installing The Drive In Slimline Ibm Systems

    Installing the drive in slimline IBM systems You can extend the capabilities of your computer by adding memory, drives, or adapters. When adding an option, use these instructions along with the instructions that come with the computer. Power and signal cables for internal drives Your computer uses cables to connect integrated drive electronics (IDE) drives to the power supply and to the system board.
  • Page 18: Loading Components-Small Form Factor Desktop Model

    attach to the slimline CD-ROM drive. This connector can be attached only to an optional slimline CD-ROM drive. v The narrower signal cable has two connectors for attaching the diskette drive to the diskette-drive connector on the system board. Loading components-small form factor desktop model The following illustration will help you locate the various components in your computer.
  • Page 19: Installing An Optical Drive-Small Form Factor Desktop Model

    5. Install the optical drive into the slimline bay. 6. Plug the Combo cable into the back of the optical drive. Plug in all three connectors to the system board. Refer to your system user’s guide for more details. Installing the drive in slimline IBM systems...
  • Page 20 7. Replace the riser card housing. 8. Replace the cover and connect the cables. Refer to your system user’s guide for details on replacing cover and connector cables. 8X Slimline DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 21: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    At Voltage Operational current rating is 1.0 A 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 The following table lists the environmental specifications for the Slimline drive. You can mount the drive vertically or horizontally. Environmental Requirements: Specification Temperature (noncondensing) Relative humidity (noncondensing) Media speeds Drive Write/Read Speeds: Function Read (CD-ROM/CD-R disc) Read (CD-RW disc) Read (DVD-ROM) Read (DVD-RAM) Media Compatibility Function...
  • Page 23 DVD-RAM Cache memory (Read/Write) Disc diameter Rotational speed Mean time between failures (MTBF) Type II Media 170 ms 512 KB 12 cm (4.7 in.) (8cm [3 in.] read-only) 5670 rpm 80,000 POH (duty 25%) Appendix A. Product specifications...
  • Page 24 8X Slimline DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 25: 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. v You cannot access the DVD-ROM drive, or the DVD-ROM (CD-ROM) icon is not displayed. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2001...
  • Page 26 Compatible mode. Use the following procedure to check the configuration-setup information for your computer. 1. Access your configuration utility program. (For IBM systems, press F1 at time of system start-up. 2. Select Devices.
  • Page 27 From a DOS prompt, do the following: a. Type copy CONFIG.SYS CONFIG.IBM and press Enter. b. Type copy AUTOEXEC.BAT AUTOEXEC.IBM and press Enter. 2. Insert a blank, formatted diskette into the diskette drive.
  • Page 28 need to resolve this device driver conflict. Check the configuration jumper settings for the other devices or refer to our device documentation. – If you are unable to access the disc, you might have a hardware problem. If the DVD-ROM drive still does not read the data disc, the DVD-ROM drive might be defective.
  • Page 29 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 D. Help and service information” on page D-1. v “Unable to Create Overlay Window” message appears when you use DVD Express with Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows 2000.
  • Page 30 8X Slimline DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 31: 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 32: Enabling Dma For Windows Nt 4.0

    Bus Master drivers do not support CD recordable devices. The following is a list of manufacturer Web Sites that contain Windows NT 4.0 DMA device drivers for your system boards: v IBM: http://www.ibm.com v Intel: http://www.intel.com v VIA: http://via.com.tw v ALi: http://ali.com.tw...
  • Page 33: 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 34 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 35: Appendix E. Product Warranties And Notices

    1. The warranties provided by IBM in this Statement of Warranty apply only to Machines you purchase for your use, and not for resale, from IBM or your reseller. The term ″Machine″ means an IBM machine, its features, conversions, upgrades, elements, or accessories, or any combination of them.
  • Page 36 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 37 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 38 Neither IBM nor your reseller is responsible for any of your confidential, proprietary or personal information contained in a Machine which you return to IBM or your reseller for any reason. You should remove all such information from the Machine prior to its return.
  • Page 39: Ibm Statement Of Warranty Worldwide Except Canada, Puerto Rico, Turkey, United States (Part 1 - General Terms

    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 40 Machine set-up and installation, will be provided WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. Warranty Service To obtain warranty service for the Machine, contact your reseller or IBM. You may be required to present proof of purchase. IBM or your reseller provides certain types of repair and exchange service, either at your location or at a service center, to keep Machines in, or restore them to, conformance with their Specifications.
  • Page 41 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 42: Part 2 - Worldwide Country-Unique Terms

    Specified Operating Environment, improper maintenance by you, or failure caused by a product for which IBM is not responsible. 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, IBM’s liability is limited to the repair or replacement of the goods or the...
  • Page 43 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 44 EGYPT: Limitation of Liability: The following replaces item 2 in this Section: 2. as to any other actual direct damages, IBM’s liability will be limited to the total amount you paid for the Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 45 ITALY: 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: (item 1 unchanged) 2) as to any other actual damage arising in all situations involving non-performance by IBM pursuant to, or in any way related to the subject matter of this Statement of Warranty, IBM’s liability, will be limited to the total amount you paid for the...
  • Page 46: Notices

    The following replaces the second paragraph of this Section: Unless otherwise provided by mandatory law, IBM and your reseller are not liable for any of the following: (items 1 and 2 unchanged) 3) indirect damages, even if IBM or your reseller is informed of their possibility.
  • Page 47: Trademarks

    IBM may use or distribute any of the information you supply in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you.
  • Page 48: 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 49 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 50 89/336/EEC du Conseil de l’UE sur le rapprochement des lois des États membres en matière de compatibilité électromagnétique. IBM ne peut accepter aucune responsabilité pour le manquement aux exigences de protection résultant d’une modification non recommandée du produit, y compris l’installation de cartes autres que les cartes IBM.
  • Page 51 B sono stati stabiliti al fine di fornire ragionevole protezione da interferenze mediante dispositivi di comunicazione in concessione in ambienti residenziali tipici. E-17 Appendix E. Product warranties and notices...
  • Page 52 E-18 8X Slimline DVD-ROM Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 54 Part Number: 10K3799 Printed in the United States of America on recycled paper containing 10% recovered post-consumer fiber. (1P) P/N: 10K3799...