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  • Page 4 Note: Before using this information and the product it supports, be sure to read the information under Appendix D, “Service and Support,” Appendix E, “IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002,” and Appendix F, “Notices.” First Edition (May 2004) ©...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    About CD and DVD images Using Intervideo WinDVD Creator Plus . Maintaining the drive . Handling and caring for a disc . Caring for the drive . © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004 . vii . vii . vii . vii .
  • Page 6 Appendix D. Service and Support ......D-1 Online technical support Telephone technical support . Appendix E. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002 Part 2 - Country-unique Terms . Part 3 - Warranty Information .
  • Page 7: Safety: Read First

    Lees voordat u dit product installeert eerst de veiligheidsvoorschriften. Les sikkerhetsinformasjonen (Safety Information) før du installerer dette produktet. Antes de instalar este produto, leia as Informações sobre Segurança. Antes de instalar este producto lea la información de seguridad. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004...
  • Page 8 Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: General Safety Guidelines

    Always observe the following precautions to reduce the risk of injury and property damage. Service Do not attempt to service a product yourself unless instructed to do so by the IBM HelpCenter. Use only an IBM authorized service provider who is approved to repair your particular product.
  • Page 10: Batteries

    In addition many mobile products such as Thinkpad notebook PCs utilize a rechargeable battery pack to provide system power when in portable mode. Batteries supplied by IBM for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with IBM approved parts.
  • Page 11: Cd And Dvd Drive Safety

    CD and DVD drive safety CD and DVD drives spin discs at a high speed. If a CD or DVD is cracked or otherwise physically damaged, it is possible for the disc to break apart or even shatter when the CD drive is in use. To protect against possible injury due to this situation, and to reduce the risk of damage to your machine, do the following: v Always store CD/DVD discs in their original packaging...
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  • Page 13: About This Book

    Thank you for purchasing this IBM product. Please take a few moments to register your product and provide us with information that will help IBM to better serve you in the future. 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.
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  • Page 15: Chapter 1. Introduction

    Chapter 1. Introduction This chapter contains product and software descriptions and installation requirements for the IBM Multi-Burner Plus. Product description This option package is intended for multimedia applications. The drive comes with a CD containing software for the following operating systems: ®...
  • Page 16: Installation Requirements

    Handle the drive with care. Dropping or jarring the drive can damage the components inside the drive. v Do not force insertion of the IDE or power cables. Doing so might damage the connector or the drive. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 17: 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 M U L T I M U L T I RECORDER 1 Disc drawer This drawer is where you load and unload a disc. 2 Busy indicator This light comes on when the drive reads from, writes to, or plays a disc.
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  • Page 19: Chapter 2. Installation

    Use the cable-select position only for computers that are equipped with these special cables. See the documentation that comes with your computer to determine if your ATA adapter requires that you place the jumpers in the cable-select position. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004...
  • Page 20: Step 4. Mounting The Drive In The Bay

    2. Attach a four-pin power cable 2 to the power connector on the drive. Be sure that the cables will not be pinched or crowded by the computer cover and that all other cable and power connections are secure. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 21: Step 6. Completing The Hardware Installation

    All of the software for the drive is contained on the User’s Guide and Software CD. The User’s Guide and Software CD contains this User’s Guide, IBM RecordNow, IBM Simple Backup, IBM DLA, Intervideo WinDVD and WinDVD Creator Plus. Complete the following procedure to install the software: 1.
  • Page 22: Using Single And Double-Sided Dvd-Ram Media

    Note: The cartridge lid lock and the cartridge lid tab are located on the side of some cartridges, as shown in 2a and 3a above. Attention Do not touch the recording area of the disc when handling bare media. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 23: Using Cd-R And Cd-Rw Discs

    4. CD-RW media is also rated by write-speed. The IBM Multi-Burner Plus drive supports writing only CD-RW discs rated at 4x or higher. The maximum write speed will be printed on the media packaging or the disc itself.
  • Page 24: Using The Drive With Cds And Dvds

    2. Insert the disc into the tray and make sure it is placed securely behind the vertical mounting tabs 1 . 3. Close the loading tray by pressing the Eject/Load button, or by gently pushing the tray in. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide Write Yes, at 16x speed.
  • Page 25: Manually Ejecting A Disc

    Note: 8 cm and ″credit card CDs″ cannot be used in vertically mounted drives without a special adapter. Manually ejecting a disc If you press the Eject/Load button and the tray does not slide out, turn off the computer. Straighten a large paper clip to form a tool, as shown in the illustration.
  • Page 26: Using Drive Letter Access (Dla)

    Detailed information about using RecordNow is included in the RecordNow help. You can access RecordNow help by pressing F1 inside the RecordNow menu. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 27: Recordnow Projects

    To start RecordNow in Windows Me or Windows 2000, select Start→Programs→IBM RecordNow. RecordNow projects Once RecordNow is started, you have the choice of selecting three tabs with different functions. v The Audio Project tab allows you to create Audio CDs, MP3 Jukebox disks, or listen to an audio CD or make a CD label.
  • Page 28: Maintaining The Drive

    Do not move the drive when it is in use. Doing so might cause data error or damage the drive or media. v Avoid exposing the drive to the following conditions: – High humidity – High temperature – Excessive dust – Mechanical vibration 2-10 IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 29 – Sudden shock or dropping – Placement on an inclined surface – Direct sunlight – Sudden temperature changes v Do not insert foreign objects into the drive. v Do not stack objects on the drive. v Do not remove the drive cover or attempt to service the drive. v Do not move the drive unit without removing any discs from the disc drawer and making sure that the drawer is closed.
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  • Page 31: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    DVD+R (4.7 GB) 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 32 Note: 1X DVD = 1.385 MB/s; 1 MB/s = 10 1X CD = 150 KB/s; 1 KB/s = 2 1 MB = 2 bytes; 1 KB = 2 IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide 4.6 - 11.0 MB/s (8X CAV) 4.6 - 11.0 MB/s (8X CAV) 4.2 MB/s (3X ZCLV) 2.8 MB/s (2X ZCLV)
  • Page 33: Appendix B. Problem Solving

    6. Double-click View Devices by Type. 7. Select Hard Disk Controllers from the list displayed in the Device Manager window. Verify that there are no conflicts with the controller. The device status indicates whether the controller is working properly. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004...
  • Page 34 1. Before creating special CONFIG.SYS and AUTOEXEC.BAT files, make a backup copy of these files in a convenient directory. 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.
  • Page 35 15. Attempt to read the disc by typing dir C: (the Multi-Burner Plus is drive C because it is the only device that is connected to the IDE port.) – If the computer is able to read the disc, a conflict probably exists with one of the devices that are installed on your computer.
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  • Page 37: Appendix C. Customizing The Device Driver Configuration Settings

    10. Select the Transfer Mode pull-down menu and select DMA if available. 11. Click OK. 12. Click Close to close the System Properties window. A message is displayed informing you that the system settings have changed. 13. Click OK to restart your computer. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004...
  • Page 38: Enabling Dma For Windows Xp

    One setting is in the device properties, and a second setting is in Windows Media Player. To set the device properties, perform the following procedure: 1. Right click on My Computer, and select Properties. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 39 2. Select Device Manager from the Hardware tab. In Windows Me, the Hardware tab shows the Device Manager directly without clicking the button, as shown in the figure below. In the Device Manager tab, open the ’+’ for DVD/CD-ROM drives, right click on your drive, and select Properties.
  • Page 40 To enable Digital Audio Playback in Windows Media Player, perform the following procedure: 1. Open Windows Media Player. Select Tools→Options... from the Media Player menu. 3. Select the CD Audio tab and check the Digital Playback box, as shown in the figure below. IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 41: Appendix D. Service And Support

    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 42 021-523-8535 Ireland 01-815-9202 Italy 02-7031-6101 Japan Consumer customers 0120-887-870 Business customers 0120-887-874 Luxembourg 298-977 5063 IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide Country or Region Telephone Number Norway 66 81 11 00 Peru 0-800-50-866 Philippines 632-995-2225 Portugal 21-791 51 47 Russia 095-940-2000...
  • Page 43 This Statement of Limited Warranty includes Part 1 - General Terms, Part 2 - Country-unique Terms, and Part 3 - Warranty Information. The terms of Part 2 replace or modify those of Part 1. The warranties provided by IBM in this Statement of Limited Warranty apply only to Machines you purchase for your use, and not for resale.
  • Page 44 1) repair it to make it function as warranted, or 2) replace it with one that is at least functionally equivalent. If IBM is unable to do either, you may return the Machine to your place of purchase and your money will be refunded.
  • Page 45: Appendix E. Ibm Statement Of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002

    Personal Data. Limitation of Liability IBM is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine only while it is 1) in IBM’s possession or 2) in transit in those cases where IBM is responsible for the transportation charges.
  • Page 46: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    Limitation of Liability: The following is added at the end of this section: In accordance with Article 1328 of the Peruvian Civil Code the limitations and exclusions specified in this section will not apply to damages caused by IBM’s willful misconduct (″dolo″) or gross negligence (″culpa inexcusable″).
  • Page 47 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 of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods.
  • Page 48 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 49 (1) an IBM reseller approved to perform warranty service or (2) from IBM, provided the Machine has been announced and made available by IBM in the country in which you wish to obtain service. If you purchased a Personal Computer Machine in Albania, Armenia, Belarus, Bosnia and...
  • Page 50 Portugal, and e) Madrid for Spain; and 9) in the United Kingdom, both of us agree to submit all disputes relating to this Statement of Limited Warranty to the jurisdiction of the English courts. Arbitration: The following is added under this heading: IBM Multi-Burner Plus User’s Guide...
  • Page 51 (if IBM is at fault) or of such cause, for a maximum amount equal to the charges you paid for the Machine. For purposes of this item, the term ″Machine″ includes Machine Code and Licensed Internal Code (″LIC″).
  • Page 52 In case IBM or your reseller is unable to repair an IBM Machine, you can alternatively ask for a partial refund as far as justified by the reduced value of the unrepaired Machine or ask for a cancellation of the respective agreement for such Machine and get your money refunded.
  • Page 53 Limitation of Liability: The following replaces item 2 in this section: 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. For purposes of this item, the term “Machine” includes Machine Code and Licensed Internal Code (LIC).
  • Page 54 Save with respect to any liability referred to in item 1 above, under no circumstances is IBM, its suppliers or resellers liable for any of the following, even if IBM or they were informed of the possibility of such losses: 1.
  • Page 55: Part 3 - Warranty Information

    Items for Which IBM is Not Liable Save with respect to any liability referred to in item 1 above, under no circumstances is IBM or any of its suppliers or resellers liable for any of the following, even if IBM or they were informed of the possibility of such losses: 1.
  • Page 56 A warranty period of 1 year on parts and 1 year on labor means that IBM provides warranty service without charge for parts and labor during the 1 year warranty period. Types of Warranty Service If required, IBM provides repair or exchange service depending on the type of warranty service specified for your Machine in the above table and as described below.
  • Page 57 Spain Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Thailand Turkey United Kingdom United States Uruguay Venezuela Vietnam Appendix E. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002 Telephone Number 03-7727-7800 001-866-434-2080 020-514-5770 0800-446-149 66 81 11 00 0-800-50-866 632-995-2225 21-791 51 47 095-940-2000...
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  • Page 59: Appendix F. Notices

    IBM representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to an IBM product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that IBM product, program, or service may be used. Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any IBM intellectual property right may be used instead.
  • Page 60: Electronic Emissions Notices

    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 61 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 62 Europea 89/336/CEE sull’armonizzazione legislativa degli stati membri in materia di compatibilità elettromagnetica. IBM non accetta responsabilità alcuna per la mancata conformità alle normative di protezione dovuta a modifiche non consigliate al prodotto, compresa l’installazione di schede e componenti di marca diversa da IBM.
  • Page 64 Part Number: 73P3309 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 73P3309...

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