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  • Page 1 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II 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 B, “Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty,” on page B-1 First Edition (October 2005) ©...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Caring for the CD-RW/DVD Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive Loading a disc . Manually ejecting a disc . © Copyright Lenovo 2005. © Portions Copyright IBM Corp. 2005. Using the DVD function . Enabling the DMA setting . Installing WinDVD and viewing a DVD movie Starting WinDVD .
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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 Lenovo 2005. © Portions Copyright IBM Corp. 2005.
  • Page 8 Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: General Safety Guidelines

    Note: Some parts can be upgraded or replaced by the customer. These parts are referred to as Customer Replaceable Units, or CRUs. Lenovo expressly identifies CRUs as such, and provides documentation with instructions when it is appropriate for customers to replace those parts. You must closely follow all instructions when performing such replacements.
  • 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 Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with Lenovo 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 Lenovo register your product and provide us with information that will help Lenovo 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.
  • Page 14 ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 15: Chapter 1. About The Cd-Rw/Dvd Combo Ii Ultrabay Slim Drive

    This software enables you to write directly to CD-RW or CD-R media using the drive letter like you would if you were writing to a diskette. All disc format © Copyright Lenovo 2005. © Portions Copyright IBM Corp. 2005. ®...
  • Page 16 types can be formatted by DLA. With DLA, you an drag-and-drop files, create new directories, or save files from any application directly to your CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II drive. v UDF reader This software enables you to install software for reading DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, and CD-RW media on computers with DVD drives.
  • Page 17: Installation Requirements

    ThinkPad X4 Ultrabase Dock or Dock II with a ThinkPad Slim Drive Adapter for Ultrabay 2000 option Microsoft Windows system Note: Lenovo offers limited support for computers with Microsoft Windows 95, Windows 98, Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me), or Microsoft Windows NT Installing the drive Your ThinkPad computer includes a help system, Access ThinkPad, that provides drive installation instructions specific to your computer.
  • Page 18: Locating The Drive Controls

    Locating the drive controls Please refer to the ThinkPad user’s guide for instructions on locating the drive controls. ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 19: Chapter 2. Using The Cd-Rw/Dvd Combo Ii Ultrabay Slim Drive

    DO NOT force discs into the computer/packaging v DO NOT bend or flex discs IMPORTANT: DO NOT use discs that are cracked. Attention: Wiping a disc using a circular motion can cause data loss. © Copyright Lenovo 2005. © Portions Copyright IBM Corp. 2005.
  • Page 20: Caring For The Cd-Rw/Dvd Combo Ii Ultrabay Slim Drive

    v Handle a disc by the edges or the center hole. Do not touch the surface of a disc. v To remove dust or fingerprints, wipe a disc from the center to the edge with a soft, lint-free cloth. v Do not write on the surface of a disc. v Do not place a disc in direct sunlight.
  • Page 21: Loading A Disc

    Loading a disc 1. Press the Eject button. The tray slides out of the drive. 2. Place a disc in the tray with the label facing up. 3. Close the tray by gently pushing the tray in until it latches. Attention: Do not use force or insert foreign objects to open the tray.
  • Page 22: Enabling The Dma Setting

    Enabling the DMA setting This section explains enabling the DMA setting with Windows 2000 and Windows XP.: For Windows 2000 1. Click Start, move the cursor to Settings, and click Control Panel. 2. Double-click System. 3. Click the Hardware tab. 4.
  • Page 23: Starting Windvd

    Region code Start WinDVD by inserting the DVD into the drive. The region code is automatically set and you can view the movie. This is the initial setting. After the region code has been set, if you insert a DVD with a different region code, you are prompted to change the region code.
  • Page 24: Using Drive Letter Access (Dla)

    CD-RW discs can be erased and rewritten, but can be used only with newer CD-RW-compatible CD-ROM and DVD-ROM drives. You can use CD-RW discs to back up, store, and update files or to copy files from another CD. Notes: 1. CD-R discs are playable on audio CD players. CD-RW discs are not playable on most audio CD players.
  • Page 25 To start RecordNow in Windows Me or Windows 2000, select Start→Programs→ RecordNow. To start RecordNow in Windows XP, select Start→All Programs→RecordNow. Once RecordNow is started, select on of the following three processes: v Make an Exact Copy: Select this to back up your own CDs, or make copies of CDs you have previously created.
  • Page 26: Backing Up A Cd

    Backing up a CD To copy a commercial CD, you must own the copyright or obtain permission from the copyright owner. If you do not own the copyright or do not obtain permission from the copyright owner, you might be violating copyright law and might be subject to payment of damages or other remedies.
  • Page 27 1. If you can read the CD in another CD player or you can see previous sessions, the directory information might be damaged on the volume, making it unreadable. To get ideas for troubleshooting, check the documentation that comes with the software. 2.
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  • Page 29: Appendix A. Service And Support

    Telephone technical support Installation and configuration support through the Customer Support Center will be withdrawn or made available for a fee, at Lenovo’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.
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  • Page 31: Appendix B. Lenovo Statement Of Limited Warranty

    Country-unique Terms, and Part 3 - Warranty Information. The terms of Part 2 replace or modify those of Part 1. The warranties provided by Lenovo Group Limited or one of its subsidiaries (called ″Lenovo″) in this Statement of Limited Warranty apply only to Machines you purchase for your use, and not for resale.
  • Page 32 If the Machine does not function as warranted during the warranty period, contact a Service Provider. If you do not register the Machine with Lenovo, you may be required to present proof of purchase as evidence of your entitlement to warranty service.
  • Page 33 Personal Data. Limitation of Liability Lenovo is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your Machine only while it is 1) in your Service Provider’s possession or 2) in transit in those cases where Lenovo is responsible for the transportation charges.
  • Page 34: Part 2 - Country-Unique Terms

    LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. Governing Law Both you and Lenovo 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 Lenovo’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 35 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 Lenovo’s willful misconduct (″dolo″) or gross negligence (″culpa inexcusable″).
  • Page 36 Limitation of Liability: The following is added to this section: Where Lenovo is in breach of a condition or warranty implied by the Trade Practices Act 1974 or other similar legislation, Lenovo’s liability is limited to the repair or replacement of the goods or the supply of equivalent goods. Where that...
  • Page 37 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 Lenovo provides, if you require the goods for the purposes of a business as defined in that Act.
  • Page 38 Machine in any of those countries from a Service Provider, provided the Machine has been announced and made available by Lenovo in the country in which you wish to obtain service. ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 39 Republic, Slovenia, or Ukraine, you may obtain warranty service for that Machine in any of those countries from a Service Provider, provided the Machine has been announced and made available by Lenovo in the country in which you wish to obtain service..
  • Page 40 598 (2) of the Austrian Code of Civil Procedure, the parties expressly waive the application of paragraph 595 (1) figure 7 of the Code. Lenovo may, however, institute proceedings in a competent court in the country of installation.
  • Page 41 Limitation of Liability: The following replaces the terms of this section in its entirety: Except as otherwise provided by mandatory law: 1. Lenovo’s liability for any damages and losses that may arise as a consequence of the fulfillment of its obligations under or in connection with this Statement...
  • Page 42 In case your Service Provider is unable to repair a Lenovo 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 43 For the purposes of this section, a “Default” means any act, statement, omission, or negligence on the part of Lenovo in connection with, or in relation to, the subject matter of this Statement of Limited Warranty in respect of which Lenovo is legally liable to you, whether in contract or tort.
  • Page 44 Save with respect to any liability referred to in item 1 above, under no circumstances is Lenovo or any of its suppliers, resellers or Service Providers liable for any of the following, even if Lenovo or they were informed of the possibility of such losses: 1.
  • Page 45: Part 3 - Warranty Information

    1. Customer Replaceable Unit (″CRU″) Service Lenovo will ship CRUs to you for you to install, Tier 1 CRUs are easy to install whereas Tier 2 CRUs require some technical skill and tools. CRU information and replacement instructions are shipped with your Machine and are available from Lenovo at any time on your request.
  • Page 46: Worldwide Telephone List

    After the Machine has been repaired or exchanged, it will be made available for your collection or, for Mail-in Service, the Machine will be returned to you at Lenovo’s expense, unless your Service Provider specifies otherwise. You are responsible for the subsequent installation and verification of the Machine.
  • Page 47 Greece +30-210-680-1700 Guatemala 335-8490 (Spanish) Honduras Tegucigalpa & San Pedro Sula: 232-4222 San Pedro Sula: 552-2234 (Spanish) Hungary +36-1-382-5720 India 1600-44-6666 Alternate Toll Free: +91-80-2678-8940 (English) Indonesia 800-140-3555 +62-21-251-2955 (English, Bahasa, Indonesian) Appendix B. Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty B-17...
  • Page 48 Country or Region Telephone Number Ireland Up and running support: 01-815-9202 Warranty service and support: 01-881-1444 (English) Italy Up and running support: 02-7031-6101 Warranty service and support: +39-800-820094 (Italian) Japan Desktop: Toll free: 0120-887-870 For International: +81-46-266-4724 ThinkPad: Toll free: 0120-887-874 For International: +81-46-266-4724 Both of the above numbers will be answered with a Japanese language voice prompt.
  • Page 49: Guarantee Supplement For Mexico

    All software programs pre-loaded in the equipment shall only have a thirty- (30) day guarantee for installation defects from the date of purchase. Lenovo is not responsible for the information in such software programs and/or any additional software programs installed by you or installed after purchase of the product.
  • Page 50 Col. Club de Golf Atlas El Salto, Jalisco, México C.P. 45680, Tel. 01-800-3676900 Marketing by: Lenovo de México, Comercialización y Servicios, S. A. de C. V. Alfonso Nápoles Gándara No 3111 Parque Corporativo de Peña Blanca Delegación Álvaro Obregón México, D.F., México C.P.
  • Page 51: Appendix C. Notices

    Web sites. The materials at those Web sites are not part of the materials for this Lenovo product, and use of those Web sites is at your own risk.
  • Page 52: Trademarks

    Consult an authorized dealer or service representative for help. Lenovo is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables or connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications to this equipment. Unauthorized changes or modifications could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
  • Page 53 Grenzwerte der EN 55022 Klasse B ein. Um dieses sicherzustellen, sind die Geräte wie in den Handbüchern beschrieben zu installieren und zu betreiben. Des Weiteren dürfen auch nur von der Lenovo empfohlene Kabel angeschlossen werden. Lenovo übernimmt keine Verantwortung für die Einhaltung der Schutzanforderungen, wenn das Produkt ohne Zustimmung...
  • Page 54 à la compatibilité électromagnétique. Lenovo décline toute responsabilité en cas de non-respect de cette directive résultant d’une modification non recommandée du produit, y compris l’ajout de cartes en option non Lenovo. Ce produit respecte les limites des caractéristiques d’immunité des appareils de traitement de l’information définies par la classe B de la norme européenne EN...
  • Page 55 Consiglio dell’Unione Europea 89/336/CEE sull’armonizzazione legislativa degli stati membri in materia di compatibilità elettromagnetica. Lenovo 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 Lenovo.
  • Page 56 ThinkPad CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo II Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 58 Part Number: 40Y8626 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 40Y8626...