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  • Page 1 ThinkPad Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 ThinkPad Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 4 Before installing this product, read the ThinkPad System Safety Booklet. Note Be sure to keep your proof of purchase, because it might be required for warranty services. See Appendix C, “IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002,” on page 21.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Appendix B. Service and Support . . . 19 Online technical support . Telephone technical support . Appendix C. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002 . . . 21 Part 2 - Country-unique Terms . Part 3 - Warranty Information .
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  • Page 7: Safety Information

    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. ThinkPad Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: 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 Support Center. Use only an IBM authorized service provider who is approved to repair your particular product.
  • Page 10: Extension Cords And Related Devices

    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: Heat And Product Ventilation

    shorten the life of the battery and can also pose a safety hazard. Do not let rechargeable Lithium-Ion batteries completely discharge or store these batteries in a discharged state. Heat and product ventilation Computers generate heat when turned on and when batteries are charging. Notebook PCs can generate a significant amount of heat due to their compact size.
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  • Page 13: Registering Your Option

    Registering your option Thank you for purchasing this IBM 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. About The Multi-Burner Drive

    Chapter 1. About the Multi-Burner drive This manual provides information on registering, installing, and using the IBM ThinkPad User’s Guide Super CD in the following languages: v Brazilian Portuguese v Czechoslovakian v English v French v German v Italian v Japanese...
  • Page 16: Software Description

    Contact your place of purchase if an item is missing or damaged. Be sure to retain your proof of purchase. It might be required to receive warranty service. See Appendix C, “IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002,” on page 21 for technical support information.
  • Page 17 CDs or DVDs. Music discs created with IBM RecordNow will play on any CD player, whether it’s at home, in your car, or through your computer’s CD-ROM. IBM RecordNow also makes it easy to create data discs that can be read on any appropriate CD or DVD disc reader.
  • Page 18: Installation Requirements

    A ThinkPad X4 Ultrabase Dock or Dock II Windows XP or Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system Notes: 1. IBM offers limited support for computers with Microsoft Windows 95, Windows 98, or Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) desktop operating systems.
  • Page 19: Chapter 2. Using The Multi-Burner Drive

    Do not touch the surface of discs. v To remove dust or fingerprints, wipe discs from the center to the edge with a soft, lint-free cloth. Attention: Wiping a disc using a circular motion can cause data loss. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2004...
  • Page 20: Caring For The Multi-Burner Drive

    Caring for the Multi-Burner drive To protect your drive during operation, observe the following precautions: v Remove the disc from the drive before moving the drive. 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.
  • Page 21: Using The Drive

    Using the drive This section contains information on using the Multi-Burner. Using single and double-sided DVD-RAM media DVD-RAM media is available in single-sided and double-sided versions. The 2.6 GB and 4.7 GB versions are single-sided. The 9.4 GB versions are double-sided.
  • Page 22: Precautions For Handling

    Precautions for handling Be careful when handling the removed disc. Debris, dust particles, fingerprints, smears, or scratches may impair recording and playback of the media. To clean dust or other debris, use a CD Cleaning Kit. Use a soft, dry cloth to clean the disc. Do not use solvents to clean the disc surface.
  • Page 23: Enabling The Dma Setting

    Note: For Windows 95, the DVD movie player is supported by Windows 95 OSR2.0 or later versions. You can check which version of Windows 95 you are using by doing the following: 1. Click Start, move the cursor to Settings, and then click Control Panel. 2.
  • Page 24: Installing Windvd And Viewing A Dvd Movie

    import and edit your own video and audio files, then save them into any supported format. The supported formats include MPEG-1, MPEG-2, ASF, WMV, and AVI. When you have prepared your video and audio files, by going through the “Capture” and “Edit” steps, you can then add a customized menu from within the “Author”...
  • Page 25: Starting Windvd

    After the region code has been changed from its initial setting four times, it is fixed and can no longer be changed. Thereafter, you can play DVD content only from that region. To display the region code status, click the WinDVD Properties button on the WinDVD user interface.
  • Page 26: Using The Recordnow Software

    Detailed information about using RecordNow is included in the RecordNow help. You can access RecordNow help by pressing F1 in the RecordNow menu. To start RecordNow in Windows Me or Windows 2000, select Start→Programs→IBM RecordNow. To start RecordNow in Windows XP, select Start→All Programs→RecordNow.
  • Page 27: Using The Cd-R And Cd-Rw Function

    DVD-RW-compatible DVD-ROM drives. You can use DVD-RW discs to back up, store, and update files or to copy files from another DVD. For more information on using the software, refer to the IBM RecordNow and IBM DLA help information on the Software and User’s Guide Super CD.
  • Page 28: Problem Solving

    Problem solving Computer problems can be caused by hardware, software, or user error. The information in this section might be useful to help you solve problems or to gather helpful information you can pass on to a service technician. You might also need to refer to your computer, operating-system, or sound-adapter publications.
  • Page 29 4. Avoid writing at the slower 1X speed unless required by your computer. Chapter 2. Using the Multi-Burner drive...
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  • Page 31: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    At voltage 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 Environmental requirements Specification Temperature (noncondensing) +5° C to +50° C Relative humidity (noncondensing) Read speeds Media DVD-ROM (single layer) DVD-ROM (dual layer) DVD-R (4.7 GB) DVD-RW (4.7 GB) DVD-RAM (4.7/9.4 GB) DVD-RAM (2.6 GB) CD-ROM CD-R CD-RW CD-DA (DAE) Write speeds Media DVD-R (for general, 650 nm) DVD-RW (Version 1.1)
  • Page 33: Appendix B. Service And Support

    Telephone technical support Installation and configuration support through the IBM Support Center will be withdrawn or made available for a fee, at IBM’s discretion, 90 days after the option has been withdrawn from marketing. Additional support offerings, including step-by-step installation assistance, are available for a nominal fee.
  • Page 34 Country or Region Belgium Bolivia Brazil Canada Chile China (PRC) China (Hong Kong S.A.R.) Columbia Denmark Ecuador Finland France Germany Indonesia Ireland Italy Japan Luxembourg ThinkPad Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide Telephone Number Country or Region Dutch 02-210-9820 New Zealand French 02-210-9800 0800-0189 Norway...
  • Page 35 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. The term ″Machine″...
  • Page 36 If the Machine does not function as warranted during the warranty period, contact IBM or your reseller to obtain warranty service. If you do not register the Machine with IBM, you may be required to present proof of purchase as evidence of your entitlement to warranty service.
  • Page 37: Appendix C. 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 38: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT 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 Statement of Limited Warranty, without regard to conflict of law principles.
  • Page 39 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 40 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, , the charge paid by you for the individual Machine that is the subject of the claim.
  • Page 41 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 42 State, you may obtain warranty service for that Machine in any of those countries from either (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.
  • Page 43 Commercial Court of Paris; 5) in Russia, all disputes arising out of or in relation to the interpretation, the violation, the termination, the Appendix C. IBM Statement of Limited Warranty - Z125-4753-07 - 11/2002...
  • Page 44 598 (2) of the Austrian Code of Civil Procedure, the parties expressly waive the application of paragraph 595 (1) figure 7 of the Code. IBM may, however, institute proceedings in a competent court in the country of installation.
  • Page 45 (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″...
  • Page 46 . The limitation period for consumers in action for breach of warranty is the statutory period as a minimum. 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 47 The minimum warranty period for Machines is twelve months. 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 48 1. IBM will accept unlimited liability for death or personal injury caused by the negligence of IBM. 2. Subject always to the Items for Which IBM is Not Liable below, IBM will accept unlimited liability for physical damage to your tangible property resulting from the negligence of IBM.
  • Page 49: Part 3 - Warranty Information

    Not Liable below, for physical damage to your tangible property resulting from the negligence of IBM. 3. IBM’s entire liability for actual damages for any one Default will not in any event, except as provided in items 1 and 2 above, exceed the greater of 1) Pounds Sterling 75,000, or 2) 125% of the total purchase price payable or the charges for the Machine directly relating to the Default.
  • Page 50 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 51 Product Support pages. The IBM Statement of Limited Warranty is also available on this site in 29 languages. To obtain warranty service contact IBM or your IBM reseller. In Canada or the United States, call 1-800-IBM-SERV (426-7378). For other countries, see the telephone numbers below.
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  • Page 53: Appendix D. Notices

    Web sites. The materials at those Web sites are not part of the materials for this IBM product, and use of those Web sites is at your own risk.
  • Page 54: Federal Communications Commission (Fcc) Statement

    Consult an IBM authorized dealer or service representative for help. 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 55 In solch einem FA11 ist der Abstand bzw. die Abschirmungzu der industriellen Störquelle zu vergröβern.” Anmerkung: Um die Einhaltung des EMVG sicherzustellen sind die Geräte, wie in den IBM Handbüchern angegeben, zu installieren und zu betreiben. European Union - emission directive...
  • Page 56 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. Ce produit a été testé et il satisfait les conditions de l’équipement informatique de Classe B en vertu de Standard européen EN 55022.
  • Page 57: Trademarks

    Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both: v IBM v IBM Logo v ThinkPad v OS/2 Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.
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  • Page 60 Part Number: 73P3297 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 73P3297...

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