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  • Page 2: Important Safety Information

    Danger: Be aware of extremely hazardous or lethal situations. Attention: Be aware of possible damage to programs, devices, or data. Note: Pay attention to this important information. © Copyright Lenovo 2007, 2009.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Contents Important Safety Information Chapter 1 Instructions for using computer hardware ... 1 1.1 Front view of the chassis ............2 1.2 Rear view of the chassis ............3 1.3 Connecting your computer .............4 1.4 Using the Remote Control .............13 Chapter 2 Using the Rescue System ........17 2.1 OneKey Recovery ..............18 2.2 Driver and Application Installation ..........18 2.3 System Setup ................19...
  • Page 5 5.3 Troubleshooting Software Problems........29 5.4 Troubleshooting Problems with Optical Drives and Hard Disks ................30 5.5 Special considerations for troubleshooting Windows .....31 Contents...
  • Page 6: Chapter 1 Instructions For Using Computer Hardware

    Instructions for using computer Chapter hardware This chapter contains the following topics: ÿ Computer hardware introduction ÿ Information on computer connection Read the content carefully. Note: If the configuration description in this chapter is different from your actual computer, the configuration of your actual computer should be taken as final and binding. User Guide...
  • Page 7: Front View Of The Chassis

    1.1 Front view of the chassis Power button USB connector Headphone connector Microphone connector Memory Card Reader (some models are equipped with this connector). Note: Some models are not equipped with a CD drive. User Guide...
  • Page 8: Rear View Of The Chassis

    1.2 Rear view of the chassis (If the rear view configuration in this chapter is different from your actual computer, the rear view configuration of your actual computer should be taken as final and binding) Voltage selection switch (Some models are equipped with this switch) Power connector PS/2 keyboard connector PS/2 mouse connector...
  • Page 9: Connecting Your Computer

    Audio line-in connector PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector (Some models are equipped with this connector. For more information about the graphics adapter, see the description below). WiFi antenna connector (This connector only equipped on the model with WiFi card. For more information about this connector, see WM600-B-LO Wireless 802.
  • Page 10: The Computer

    1.3.2 Connect the keyboard cable to the appropriate keyboard connector. (PS/2 connector or USB connector ) 1.3.3 Connect the mouse cable to the appropriate mouse connector. (PS/2 connector or USB connector ) Note: If your computer is equipped with a wireless keyboard or mouse, connect according to the relevant description. 1.3.4 Connect the monitor cable to the monitor connector on the computer.
  • Page 11 • If you have a Digital Video Interface (DVI) monitor, your computer must have an adapter installed that supports the DVI monitor. Connect the cable to the connector as shown. • If you only have a DVI connector on the graphics card and the monitor only has a VGA connector, these two connectors can be connected with a DVI-VGA converter.
  • Page 12 In the United States and other countries or regions that use RJ-11 telephone outlets, attach one end of the telephone cable to the telephone and the other end to the telephone connector on the back of the computer. Attach one end of the modem cable to the modem connector on the back of the computer and the other end to the telephone outlet.
  • Page 13 1.3.7 Audio configuration instruction: (This instruction is only for PC models whose mainboard supports audio transforming from 2.0 stereo to 5.1 surround.) This model of computer supports transforming stereo sound into 5.1 surround sound. Use the following guides when connecting to the 5.1 surround audio device: Blue line-in connector Surround Green line-out connector...
  • Page 14: If You Have Powered Speakers With An Adapter

    1.3.8 If you have powered speakers with an adapter: (This picture is only a sketch print, it does not show the actual figure of the speaker) a. Connect the cable that runs between the speakers if necessary. On some speakers, this cable is permanently attached. b.
  • Page 15 1.3.10 Connect any additional devices that you have. Your computer might not have all connectors shown.     USB connector Use this connector to attach a device that requires a USB connection. Use this connector to attach an external modem, serial Serial printer, or other device that uses a 9-pin serial connector.
  • Page 16 WiFi antenna connector — To connect the computer to a wireless network. Screw the WiFi antenna on the WiFi card connector if the model you purchased is equipped with the WiFi card. Note: Wifi card can not be used to connect to network in Lenovo Rescue System. Please update virus package via Onekey Antivirus in Lenovo Rescue System with cable network. 1.3.12 Connect the power cords properly to grounded electrical outlets.
  • Page 17 SD/Mini SD/SD High Capacity /Mini SD High Capacity/ MMC/ RS-MMC/ plus/MMC mobile CF I/CF II/ MD. 1.3.14 Keyboard F2: Available for models with the Rescue System feature. Press this key to launch Rescue System when the Lenovo screen appears during booting. User Guide...
  • Page 18: Using The Remote Control

    1.4 Using the Remote Control The remote control (only shipped with some types of computers) works with the remote control receiver on the chassis. Adjust the angle of the remote control properly. User Guide...
  • Page 19 Buttons on the remote control: Button Description Down Left Right Confirm Back Details Guide (This function is not available in Microsoft Windows operating systems.) Shows live TV on the currently selected channel. Displays the Recorded TV page in Windows Media Center.
  • Page 20 Starts Windows Media Center. Turns volume up/down Previous/next channel Mute DVD menu Power supply (standby) Number (or Letter) buttons # key CLEAR Clear ENTER Enter Teletex ON/OFF (Selected models only) Red, Green, Yellow, Blue (Selected models only) User Guide...
  • Page 21 User Guide...
  • Page 22: Chapter 2 Using The Rescue System

    Using the Rescue System Chapter This chapter contains the following topics: ÿ OneKey Recovery ÿ Driver and Application Installation ÿ System Setup ÿ System Backup ÿ System Recovery ÿ Create Recovery Disc Attention: Using this program will result in a loss of data. • You can recover the C drive of the computer to the factory default settings or to the last system backup status using OneKey...
  • Page 23: Onekey Recovery

    Detailed Operation Procedure 1. Turn on the computer. When the Lenovo logo appears, press the F2 key on the keyboard to start the Rescue System, then you can select OneKey Recovery.
  • Page 24: System Setup

    Method 1: Automatic Installation Turn on the computer. When the Lenovo logo appears, press the F2 key on the keyboard to start the Rescue System, then select Drivers and Application Installation. Follow the screen prompts to install the Lenovo Drivers and Application Installation.
  • Page 25: System Backup

    Back up your system partition to an image file. In case of a system failure, you can restore your system from this image file. In the Windows system, click Start → All Programs → Lenovo → Lenovo Rescue System. After starting the procedure, click System Backup to back up your system partition according to the prompts.
  • Page 26: Chapter 3 Using The Computer Software

    This chapter contains the following topics: To learn more about Using the Computer Software, Refer to the Lenovo Software Instruction on the desktop of your computer. ÿ Power2Go - Burning Discs This software only can be used on model with a...
  • Page 27 User Guide...
  • Page 28: Chapter 4 System Maintenance And Recovery

    System Maintenance and Chapter Recovery This chapter contains the following topics: ÿ Daily Maintenance and Tools Instructions User Guide...
  • Page 29: Restoring The System

    4.1 Restoring the System The system can develop problems due to erroneous operation or the installation of additional software. If software problems develop in the originally installed software, you can restore the system by using system backup and restoration features. Note: The existing system settings will change after restoration. Check the settings of the restored system to ensure they match settings that may be critical to your needs.
  • Page 30: Checking For, And Correcting Disk Errors

    4.4 Checking For, and Correcting Disk Errors To properly maintain your system, you should periodically check for and fix hard disk errors by doing the following: 1. Right-click the icon for the hard disk drive (HDD) that you want to reorganize, then select Properties from the pop-up menu.
  • Page 31 Note: To avoid damaging the computer or display, do not spray cleaning solution directly onto the display. Only use products specifically designed for cleaning displays, and follow the instructions that are included with the product. The following are general methods for cleaning the components: • You can use a soft cloth to remove dust on the surface of the computer, the monitor, the printer, the speakers and the mouse. • You can use a vacuum cleaner to clean in otherwise inaccessible corners. •...
  • Page 32: Chapter 5 Troubleshooting And Confirming Setup

    Troubleshooting and Confirming Chapter Setup This chapter contains the following topics: Troubleshooting and Problem Resolution ÿ Note: The description of the TV-Tuner card in this manual is only used for the machines which have the TV-Tuner card. It does not apply to those machines that do not have a TV-Tuner card. User Guide...
  • Page 33: Troubleshooting Display Problems

    • If an error message appears on the screen, write down the exact message. This message may help support personnel diagnose and fix the problem(s). • If an error message occurs in a program, see the program’s documentation. Note: The procedures in this document were written for the Windows default view, so they may not apply if you set your Lenovo computer to ® the Windows Classic view.
  • Page 34: Troubleshooting Audio Problems

    UPSs, regulators, fluorescent lamps or other computers that may be generating magnetic interference. 2. Move any interfering devices away from the computer. 3. If the problem persists, consult with Lenovo Service. 5.2 Troubleshooting Audio Problems Problem: No sound from integrated speakers Troubleshooting and problem resolution: •...
  • Page 35: Troubleshooting Problems With Optical Drives And

    1. Check to determine if there is an optical drive icon in the resource manager of the operating system. If not, restart your computer. If there is still no icon, contact Lenovo Service. Otherwise, continue with the next step of this procedure.
  • Page 36: Special Considerations For Troubleshooting Windows

    Problem: The capacity of the hard disk, as indicated by the system, is less than the nominal capacity. Troubleshooting and problem resolution: For computers equipped with the OneKey Recovery feature, the system recovery feature needs to occupy some hard disk space. This may account for the apparent hard disk capacity deficit. Further Technical Explanation: The nominal capacity of the hard disk is expressed in the decimal system, 1000 bytes.
  • Page 37 • Before you can watch teletext programming, you must set the TV tuner input signal to analog. User Guide...
  • Page 39 Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 40 Contents Overview ..................1 Chapter 1 Locations ..............3 Locating components ..............3 Locating connectors on the front of the computer ......4 Locating connectors on the rear of the computer ......5 Identifying parts on the system board ...........6 Chapter 2 Replacing hardware ..........12 Removing the computer cover ............12 Removing and replacing the front bezel ........14 Replacing a memory module ............15...
  • Page 41: Overview

    Note: Use only parts provided by Lenovo™. The description of the TV card in this manual is only used for the machines which have the TV card.
  • Page 42: Tools Required

    Parts information • Links to other useful sources of information To access this information, go to http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. Tools required To replace some parts in your computer, you will need a flat-blade or Phillips screwdriver. Additional tools might be needed for certain parts.
  • Page 43: Chapter 1 Locations

    Locations Chapter This chapter provides illustrations to help locate the various connectors, controls and components of the computer. To remove the computer cover, refer to “Removing the computer cover”. Locating components The following illustration will help you to locate the various components in your computer.
  • Page 44: Locating Connectors On The Front Of The Computer

    PCI Express adapter card PCI Express adapter connectors Power supply System fan Optical drive Hard disk drive Locating connectors on the front of the computer The following illustration shows the location of connectors on the front of the computer. Power button USB connector Headphone connector Microphone connector...
  • Page 45: Locating Connectors On The Rear Of The Computer

    Locating connectors on the rear of the computer The following illustration shows the location of connectors on the rear of the computer. The following illustrations show connections located at the rear of some computer models. The locations of connectors on your computer will be similar to, but possibly not identical to these.
  • Page 46: Identifying Parts On The System Board

    Audio line-out connector Audio line-in connector PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector (Some models are equipped with this connector. For more information about the graphics adapter, see the description below). WiFi antenna connector (This connector only equipped on the model with WiFi card.
  • Page 47 Microprocessor and heat sink Microprocessor fan connector Memory connectors(2) Power connector SATA connectors(4) Serial(com1) connector Front panel connector Front USB connectors(2) Front audio connector PCI adapter connector PCI Express x1 adapter connectors(2) PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector System fan connector 12V power connector Microprocessor and heat sink Microprocessor fan connector...
  • Page 48 Memory connectors(2) Memory connectors(2) Thermal sensor header connector Power connector Power fan connector SATA IDE connectors(4) E-SATA connector Front panel connector Front USB connectors(2) Serial (com2) connector Front audio connector PCI adapter connector PCI Express x1 adapter connectors(2) PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector System fan connector 12V power connector Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 49 Microprocessor and heat sink Microprocessor fan connector Memory connector 1 Memory connector 2 Power connector SATA connectors (4) Front panel connector Front USB connectors (2) Serial (com2) connector Front audio connector PCI adapter connector PCI Express x1 adapter connectors (2) Battery PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector System fan connector...
  • Page 50 12v power connector Microprocessor Memory connector Power connector Front panel connector SATA connectors (2) Clear CMOS PCI adapter connector Front USB connectors (2) Front audio connector System fan connector Microprocessor fan connector Microprocessor and heat sink Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 51 Memory connector 1 Memory connector 2 IDE connector Power connector SATA connectors (4) Front panel connector Front USB connectors (2) Battery Clear CMOS Front audio connector PCI adapter connector (2) PCI Express x16 graphics adapter connector PCI Express x1 adapter connectors System fan connector 12v power connector Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 52: Chapter 2 Replacing Hardware

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com Note: Use only parts provided by Lenovo.
  • Page 53 chassis. Slide the computer cover to the rear of the chassis to remove. Note: For this procedure, it helps to lay the computer on its side. Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 54: Removing And Replacing The Front Bezel

    Removing and replacing the front bezel To remove and replace the front bezel: Remove the computer cover. Refer to “Removing the computer cover”. Note: For this procedure, it helps to lay the computer on its side. Remove the front bezel by releasing the three plastic tabs inside the chassis and push the bezel outward as shown.
  • Page 55: Replacing A Memory Module

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com To replace a memory module: Remove the computer cover. Refer to “Removing the computer cover”.
  • Page 56: Replacing The Hard Disk Drive

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com To replace the hard disk drive: Remove the computer cover. Refer to “Removing the computer cover”.
  • Page 57 Disconnect the data and power cables from the hard disk drive. Remove the four screws that secure the hard disk drive from drive bay. Remove the hard disk drive by pulling it straight out of the drive bay. Slide the new hard disk drive into the drive bay. Screw back the four screws on the drive bay.
  • Page 58: Replacing An Optical Drive

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com To replace an optical drive Remove the computer cover. Refer to “Removing the computer cover”.
  • Page 59: Replacing The Keyboard

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com To replace the keyboard: Before removing any media (diskettes, CDs, or memory cards) from the drives, shut down your operating system, and turn off all attached devices and the computer.
  • Page 60: Replacing The Mouse

    Hardware Maintenance Manual (HMM) for the computer. To obtain copies of the Safety and Warranty Guide or HMM, go to the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com To replace the mouse: Before removing any media (diskettes, CDs, or memory cards) from the drives, shut down your operating system, and turn off all attached devices and the computer.
  • Page 61: Replacing The External Speaker

    Replacing the External speaker Before removing any media (diskettes, CDs, or memory cards) from the drives, shut down the computer, and turn off all attached devices. Unplug all power cords from electrical outlets. Locate the Speaker. Refer to “Locating connectors on the rear of the computer” and “Locating connectors on the front of the computer”.
  • Page 62 Important Correctly route all power supply cables to avoid interference with the drive bay assembly. Keep cables clear of the hinges and sides of the computer chassis. Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 63 Hardware Replacement Guide...
  • Page 64 To update your configuration settings, refer to “Starting the Setup Utility” in the User Guide or in the Hardware Maintenance Manual. Note: In most areas of the world, Lenovo requires the return of the defective CRU. Information about this will come with the CRU or will come a few days after the CRU arrives.
  • Page 65: Appendix

    Thanks for using Lenovo products. Carefully read all of the documents shipped with your computer before you install and use the product for the first time. Lenovo will not assume responsibility for damage that results from failure to operate the product according to instructions and requirements described in the manuals included with your computer.
  • Page 66 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. in the United States and/ or other jurisdictions. The table above includes the logo and registered trademarks of Lenovo and its partners. Other registered trademarks mentioned in all the manuals included with your computer belong to the specific company respectively.

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