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Lenovo E40–30 User Manual

Lenovo E40–30 User Manual

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User Guide

Lenovo E40–30, Lenovo E40–70, ZhaoYang E40–30, and ZhaoYang


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  • Page 1: User Guide

    User Guide Lenovo E40–30, Lenovo E40–70, ZhaoYang E40–30, and ZhaoYang E40–70...
  • Page 2 “Important safety information” on page iv • Appendix D “Notices” on page 51 The Safety, Warranty, and Setup Guide and the Regulatory Notice have been uploaded to the Web site. To refer to them, go to First Edition (April 2014) © Copyright Lenovo 2014.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Important WEEE information ..Battery recycling information for Taiwan ..Chapter 5. Lenovo OneKey Recovery Battery recycling information for the European system....21 Union .
  • Page 4 Turkish RoHS ....Trademarks ....Ukraine RoHS ....Index.
  • Page 5: Read This First

    © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
  • Page 6: Important Safety Information

    This information can help you safely use your notebook personal computer. Follow and retain all information included with your computer. The information in this document does not alter the terms of your purchase ® agreement or the Lenovo Limited Warranty. Customer safety is important. Our products are developed to be safe and effective. However, personal computers are electronic devices.
  • Page 7: Safety Guidelines

    Note: If you notice these conditions with a product (such as an extension cord) that is not manufactured for or by Lenovo, stop using that product until you can contact the product manufacturer for further instructions, or until you get a suitable replacement.
  • Page 8: Power Cords And Power Adapters

    Power cords and power adapters DANGER Use only the power cords and power adapters supplied by the product manufacturer. The power cords shall be safety approved. For Germany, it shall be H05VV-F, 3G, 0.75 mm , or better. For other countries, the suitable types shall be used accordingly. Never wrap a power cord around a power adapter or other object.
  • Page 9: Power Supply Statement

    In addition, many mobile products, such as notebook computers, utilize a rechargeable battery pack to provide system power when in portable mode. Batteries supplied by Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with approved parts.
  • Page 10: Rechargeable Battery Notice

    A battery pack other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery pack is not covered by the warranty. If the rechargeable battery pack is incorrectly replaced, there is danger of an explosion. The battery pack contains a small amount of harmful substances.
  • Page 11: Heat And Product Ventilation

    • Do not restrict or block any ventilation openings. • Do not operate your computer inside furniture, as this might increase the risk of overheating. • Airflow temperatures into the computer should not exceed 35°C (95°F). © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
  • Page 12: Electrical Current Safety Information

    Electrical current safety information DANGER Electric current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid a shock hazard: • Do not use your computer during a lightning storm. • Do not connect or disconnect any cables or perform installation, maintenance, or reconfiguration of this product during an electrical storm.
  • Page 13: Using Headphones Or Earphones

    50332-2 can be dangerous due to excessive sound pressure levels. If your Lenovo computer came with headphones or earphones in the package, as a set, the combination of the headphones or earphones and the computer already complies with the specifications of EN 50332-1.
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  • Page 15: Chapter 1. Product Overview

    Memory card slot Microphone hole Power indicator Power button Battery status indicator Left-click button Device access status indicator Right-click button Fingerprint reader (on some models) Camera Use the camera to take pictures or hold a video conference. © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
  • Page 16: Left-Side View

    Camera indicator Indicates whether the camera is enabled. Microphone hole Captures sound. Power button Press this button to turn on the computer. To turn off the computer, refer to “Power saving” on page 14. Left-click button Right-click button Touch pad Move your fingertip across the touch pad to move the pointer.
  • Page 17 Figure 2. Left-side view ac power connector Ethernet connector dc-in indicator HDMI-out connector Ventilation slots USB 3.0 connector VGA connector USB 2.0 connector (E40–30) or USB 3.0 connector (E40–70) ac power connector Attach the supplied ac power adapter here to provide power to the computer and charge the battery pack. dc-in indicator Indicates whether the computer is plugged into a working electrical outlet.
  • Page 18: Right-Side View

    DANGER To avoid the risk of electrical shock, do not connect the telephone cable to the Ethernet connector. You can only connect an Ethernet cable to this connector. For more information, refer to “Ethernet connection” on page 16. HDMI — out connector Use the high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) connector to connect a compatible digital audio device or video monitor, such as a high-definition television (HDTV).
  • Page 19: Bottom View

    Use the optical drive to read or burn optical discs. Novo button When the computer is off, press this button to start the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system or the BIOS setup utility, or to enter the boot menu. For more information, refer to Chapter 5 “Lenovo OneKey Recovery system”...
  • Page 20: Features And Specifications

    • Size: 356 mm (14.0 inches) • Resolution: – LCD: 1366 by 768 pixels – External monitor: Maximum 2048 by 1536 pixels Keyboard • 6-row Lenovo keyboard • Fn key Input/output interface • Combo audio jack x 1 • VGA connector x 1 •...
  • Page 21 • RJ–45 Ethernet connector x 1 • USB 3.0 connector x 2, USB 2.0 connector x 2 • USB 3.0 connector x 1, USB 2.0 connector x 3 (E40–30) Note: For more information, refer to “Left-side view” on page 2 and “Right-side view” on page 4 . Optical drive •...
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  • Page 23: Chapter 2. Using Your Computer

    21. Where can I download the latest drivers? The latest drivers for your computer are available from the Lenovo Support Web site. To download the latest drivers for your computer, go to and follow the instructions on the screen.
  • Page 24: Configuring The Operating System

    When you register your computer, information is entered into a database, which enables Lenovo to contact you in case of a recall or other severe problem. After you register your computer with Lenovo, you will receive quicker services when you call Lenovo for help. In addition, some locations offer extended privileges and services to registered users.
  • Page 25 Sleep (Fn+F1) Puts your computer into sleep mode. LCD backlight on/off (Fn+F2) Turns the LCD backlight on or off. Active display device (Fn+F3) Selects the active display device. Use this function key combination to select the LCD of the computer, a connected external device, or both, as the active display device.
  • Page 26: Using The Touch Pad

    • Fn + down arrow: Decreases the display brightness. Using the touch pad The following illustration shows the controls on the touch pad. To enable or disable the touch pad, press Fn+F6. Note: Your computer might have slight variations from the following illustration. Figure 6.
  • Page 27: Inserting A Memory Card

    Inserting a memory card To insert a memory card, do the following: 1. Make sure that the card is correctly oriented. 2. Push the memory card until it clicks into place. Removing a memory card To remove a flash media card, do the following: 1.
  • Page 28: Charging The Battery

    • Do not bind the power cord tightly around the ac power adapter transformer pack when it is connected to the transformer. • Before you charge the battery pack, make sure that its temperature is at least 10°C (50°F). • You can charge the battery when the ac power adapter is connected to the computer and the battery is installed.
  • Page 29: Handling The Battery

    The battery pack is a consumable supply. If your battery begins to discharge too quickly, replace the battery pack with a new one of the type recommended by Lenovo. For more information about replacing the battery pack, contact your Customer Support Center.
  • Page 30: Connecting To Networks

    DANGER Do not put the battery pack in trash that is disposed of in landfills. When disposing of the battery, comply with local ordinances or regulations and your company's safety standards. DANGER There is a danger of an explosion if the backup battery is incorrectly placed. The lithium battery contains lithium and can explode if it is not properly handled, or disposed of.
  • Page 31: Chapter 3. You And Your Computer

    The following topics provide information about arranging your work area, setting up your computer equipment, and establishing healthy work habits. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to our customers with disabilities. Refer to our accessibility information which outlines our efforts in this area.
  • Page 32 Questions about vision? The visual display screens of Lenovo notebook computers are designed to meet the highest standards and to provide you with clear, crisp images and large, bright displays that are easy to see, yet easy on the eyes.
  • Page 33: Chapter 4. Security

    Refer to the instructions shipped with the mechanical lock. Note: You are responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking devices and security features. Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of locking devices and security features.
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  • Page 35: Chapter 5. Lenovo Onekey Recovery System

    In cases you find your computer is slow due to virus infection or other malicious attacks, you may use the Lenovo OneKey Recovery system to restore the system partition to a previous backup point or the factory status. To do this, follow the steps below.
  • Page 36 Step 2. Press the Novo button. Step 3. From the Novo button menu, select System recovery and press Enter.The computer starts to the recovery environment. Step 4. Select a backup image or the factory image and then follow on-screen instructions. Note: If the backup image is stored on an external storage device, make sure the device is connected and configured properly.
  • Page 37: Chapter 6. Replacing Devices

    Replacing the battery pack Before you start, print these instructions. Note: This system does not support batteries that are not genuine Lenovo-made or authorized. The system will continue to boot, but may not charge unauthorized batteries. Attention: Lenovo has no responsibility for the performance or safety of unauthorized batteries, and provides no warranties for failures or damage arising out of their use.
  • Page 38: Replacing The Memory Module

    If the rechargeable battery pack is incorrectly replaced, there is danger of an explosion. The battery pack contains a small amount of harmful substances. To avoid possible injury: • Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. • Keep the battery pack away from fire.
  • Page 39 To replace the memory module, do the following: 1. Turn off the computer and then disconnect the ac power adapter and all cables from the computer. Wait three to five minutes to let the computer cool. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 3.
  • Page 40: Replacing The Hard Disk Drive

    8. Reinstall the bottom slot cover, and then reinstall the screws to secure the cover. 9. Reinstall the battery pack. See “Replacing the battery pack” on page 23. 10. Turn the computer over again. Connect the ac power adapter and all cables. Replacing the hard disk drive Before you start, print these instructions.
  • Page 41 6. Remove the hard disk drive (in the bracket) by lifting the tab 7. Remove the screws , and detach the hard disk drive from the bracket. 8. Attach a new hard disk drive to the bracket and reinstall the screws. Chapter 6 Replacing devices...
  • Page 42: Replacing The Keyboard

    9. Gently put the hard disk drive (in the bracket) into the compartment. Ensure the connectors on the hard disk drive are aligned with those in the compartment. 10. Slide the hard disk drive (in the bracket) until it snaps to place. 11.
  • Page 43 7. Slowly lift the keyboard until the connectors appear 8. Carefully detach the connectors Attention: Lifting the keyboard beyond its range may break the connector. 9. With metal contacts facing downward, insert the connector of the new keyboard firmly into the socket and then close the socket 10.
  • Page 44: Replacing The Optical Drive

    Replacing the optical drive Before you start, print these instructions. To replace the optical drive, do the following: 1. Turn off the computer and then disconnect the ac power adapter and all cables from the computer. Wait three to five minutes to let the computer cool. 2.
  • Page 45 Your computer has a PCI Express Mini Card for connection to a wireless LAN/WiMAX. To replace the PCI Express Mini Card, read the following prerequisites. Attention: Before you start installing a PCI Express Mini Card, touch a metal table or a grounded metal object.
  • Page 46 7. Insert the new PCI Express Mini Card into the slot at an angle about 20 degrees. Carefully pivot the card downward and then install the screw to secure the new card. 8. Connect the antenna cables to the new PCI Express Mini Card. Ensure that you connect the gray cable to the connector on the card marked with “MAIN”...
  • Page 47: Chapter 7. Preventing Problems

    8. Profile your machine at to keep up to date with current drivers and revisions. 9. Keep up to date for device drivers on other non-Lenovo hardware. You might want to read the device driver information release notes before updating for compatibility or known issues.
  • Page 48 • Keep your computer more than 13 cm or 5 inches away from magnets, activated cellular phones, electrical applicances, or speakers. • Avoid subjecting your computer to extreme temperatures (below 5°C/41°F or above 35°C/95°F). • Some appliances, such as certain portable desktop fans or air purifiers, produce negative ions. If a computer is close to such an appliance, and is exposed for an extended time to air containing negative ions, it might become electrostatically charged.
  • Page 49 • Store your external and removable hard disk drives or optical drives in the appropriate containers or packaging when not in use. • Before you install any of the following devices, touch a metal table or a grounded metal object. This action reduces any static electricity from your body.
  • Page 50 6. Be sure to dry the display before closing it. Keep the following in mind: • Only an authorized Lenovo repair technician should disassemble and repair your computer. • Do not modify or tape the latches to keep the display open or closed.
  • Page 51: Chapter 8. Troubleshooting Computer Problems

    The computer turns off before the battery status indicator shows empty, or the computer operates after the battery status indicator shows empty. Reset the battery gauge using Lenovo Energy Management. If the problem persists, replace with a new battery pack.
  • Page 52: Computer Screen Problems

    Sleep and hibernation problems Print these instructions now and keep it with your computer for reference later. A critical low-battery error occurs, and the computer immediately turns off. This indicates that the battery power is getting too low. Connect the ac power adapter to your computer and plug the other end of the ac power adapter into an electrical outlet.
  • Page 53: Problems With Drives And Other Storage Devices

    • Press the power button again to ensure that the computer is turned on. If the problem persists, contact your local Service Provider. When I turn on the computer, only a white cursor is displayed on a blank screen. Restore the entire contents of your hard disk drive to the original factory contents using the recovery programs provided on your computer.
  • Page 54: A Sound Problem

    • If you forget your hard disk drive password, a Lenovo authorized servicer cannot reset your password or recover data from the hard disk drive. You must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the hard disk drive replaced. Proof of purchase is required, and a fee will be charged for parts and service.
  • Page 55: Appendix A. Regulatory Information

    • Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) • Service Discovery Protocol (SDP) • Synchronization Profile (SYNC) • Video Distribution Profile (VDP) • Generic Attribute Profile (GATT) • Proximity Profile • Find Me Profile • Immediate Alert Profile © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
  • Page 56: Energy Star Model Information

    Due to the fact that integrated wireless cards operate within the guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes they are safe for use by consumers. These standards and recommendations reflect the consensus of the scientific community and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature.
  • Page 57: Brazil Regulatory Notice

    Lenovo encourages you to make efficient use of energy an integral part of your day-to-day operations. To help in this endeavor, Lenovo has preset the following power-management features to take effect when your computer has been inactive for a specified length of time: Table 1.
  • Page 58 This product is in conformity with the protection requirements of EU Council Directive 2004/108/EC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibility. Lenovo cannot accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a non-recommended modification of the product, including the installation of option cards from other manufacturers.
  • Page 59 Geräte der Klasse B. Dieses Gerät ist berechtigt, in Übereinstimmung mit dem Deutschen EMVG das EG-Konformitätszeichen - CE - zu führen. Verantwortlich für die Konformitätserklärung nach Paragraf 5 des EMVG ist die Lenovo (Deutschland) GmbH, Gropiusplatz 10, D-70563 Stuttgart. Informationen in Hinsicht EMVG Paragraf 4 Abs. (1) 4: Das Gerät erfüllt die Schutzanforderungen nach EN 55024 und EN 55022 Klasse B.
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  • Page 61: Appendix B. Weee And Recycling Statements

    Lenovo encourages owners of information technology equipment to responsibly recycle their equipment when it is no longer needed. Lenovo offers a variety of programs and services to assist equipment owners in recycling their IT products. Information on product recycling offerings can be found on Lenovo's Internet site at
  • Page 62: Battery Recycling Information For The European Union

    Customer participation is important to minimize any potential effects of batteries and accumulators on the environment and human health due to the potential presence of hazardous substances. For proper collection and treatment, go to: User Guide...
  • Page 63: Appendix C. Restriction Of Hazardous Substances Directive (Rohs)

    RoHS compliant as per E-Waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2011. China RoHS Turkish RoHS The Lenovo product meets the requirements of the Republic of Turkey Directive on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE). © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
  • Page 64: Ukraine Rohs

    Ukraine RoHS European Union RoHS Lenovo products sold in the European Union, on or after 3 January 2013 meet the requirements of Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (“RoHS recast” or “RoHS 2”).
  • Page 65: Appendix D. Notices

    Lenovo representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that Lenovo product, program, or service may be used. Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any Lenovo intellectual property right may be used instead.
  • Page 66: Trademarks

    Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both: Lenovo Lenovo logo OneKey Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation. Other company, products, or service names may be trademarks or service marks of others.
  • Page 67: Index

    Index Camera Charging the battery Function key combinations Mechanical lock Password Security Touch pad © Copyright Lenovo 2014...
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