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  • Page 1 ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 ThinkPad Super 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 D, “Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty,” on page 23. First Edition (February 2006) ©...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Handling and caring for a disc . Using DVD-RAM media . Using CDs and DVDs . Using CD-Rs and CD-RWs © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2005. Using DVD-Rs and DVD-RWs Installing software Using Intervideo WinDVD Creator Using WinDVD .
  • Page 6 ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • 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. © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2005.
  • Page 8 Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner 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.
  • Page 12 ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • 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 Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 15: Chapter 1. About The Super Multi-Burner Drive

    DVD-RW DVD+RW DVD-RAM In addition to this Software and User’s Guide CD, your option package includes the following: © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2005. ® ™ Super Multi-burner Ultrabay Slim Drive, and is available on the Write speed 24X Max.
  • Page 16: Software Description

    v Super Multi-burner drive v Carrying case v Quick Reference Guide v Laser Safety Guide Note: Your kit might also contain a software update diskette. Contact your place of purchase if an item is missing or damaged. Be sure to retain your proof of purchase.
  • Page 17 Direct-to-Disc (DLA) This software enables you to write directly to CD-RW, CD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, and DVD-R media using the drive letter like you would if you were writing to a diskette. All disc format types can be formatted by DLA. With DLA, you can drag-and-drop files, create new directories, or save files from any application directly to your Super Multi-burner.
  • Page 18: Installation Requirements

    A ThinkPad X4 Ultrabase Dock or Dock II Windows XP or Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system Notes: 1. Lenovo 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 Super Multi-Burner Drive

    Do not remove the drive cover or attempt to service the drive. v Do not operate the drive under any of the following conditions: – High temperature, high humidity, or direct sunlight – Excessive vibration, sudden shock, or inclined surface – Excessive dust © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2005.
  • Page 20: 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 21: Using Dvd-Ram Media

    v Always store discs away from direct heat sources. v Remove discs from the computer when not in use. v Check discs for cracks BEFORE each use. IMPORTANT: Do not use discs that are cracked. v Do not force discs into the computer or packaging. v Do not bend or flex discs.
  • Page 22: Using Cds And Dvds

    Using the tip of a ball point pen, push and break the lock pin tab 1 . To remove the disc, use a ball point pen to push down on the cartridge lid lock 2 and pull the cartridge lid out 3 . When the cartridge lid is open, the disc can be removed. 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.
  • Page 23: Using Cd-Rs And Cd-Rws

    Using CD-Rs and CD-RWs The Super Multi-burner drive can write to both CD-R and CD-RW discs. CD-R discs cannot be erased, but can be used with standard CD-ROM drives and CD players. You can use CD-R discs to record audio tracks, store data, archive files, and copy files from another CD.
  • Page 24: Using Intervideo Windvd Creator

    8. Click Go. The software you selected will install silently. 9. Reboot after the completion message. Note: if the software fails to install silently, you can select interactive installs of individual packages from the bottom line of the installer page. Using Intervideo WinDVD Creator With Intervideo WinDVD Creator, you can capture, edit, and record video and audio files.
  • Page 25: Dvd Region Codes

    4. Windows 2000: You must install service pack 2 or higher, and DirectX. 5. Windows NT: You must install Service Pack 6 along with Internet Explorer 5, DirectX, and a third party IDE DMA driver. This configuration is not supported due to Microsoft not providing any official DirectX for Windows NT.
  • Page 26: Enabling Dma

    Enabling DMA This section explains enabling the DMA setting with Windows 2000 and Windows 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. Click the Device Manager button. 5.
  • Page 27: Using Direct-To-Disc (Dla)

    Using Direct-to-disc (DLA) Direct-to-disc (DLA) is provided so that you can write data to DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD-R, DVD+RW, DVD+R, CD-R, and CD-RW media. DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, and CD-RW media can be written to many times, while DVD-R, DVD+R, and CD-R media can only be formatted and written to once. To format and write to DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD-R, DVD+RW, DVD+R, CD-R, or CD-RW media: 1.
  • Page 28: Copying And Imaging Discs

    To start Multimedia Center for Think Offerings in Windows Me or Windows 2000, select Start→Programs→ Multimedia Center for Think Offerings. To start Multimedia Center for Think Offerings in Windows XP, select Start->All Programs->Multimedia Center for Think Offerings-> Multimedia Center Home. When the Multimedia Center first starts, you are taken to a Quick Links page.
  • Page 29 CDs. All other disc formats require GI images. Saved DVD images can be as large as 9GB, and CD images as large as 730MB. Ensure that you have adequate hard disk space before proceeding. To make a CD or DVD Image: 1.
  • Page 30 ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 31: Appendix A. Troubleshooting

    To get ideas for troubleshooting, check the documentation that comes with the software. 2. You might have a damaged CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, or DVD-RAM disc. Try a new disc or another brand of CD or DVD disc. © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2005.
  • Page 32 3. If you can read from a CD-RW, DVD-RW, or DVD-RAM disc in the writing drive, but not in another CD drive, be sure that a UDF Reader program is installed in the computer. 4. Avoid writing at the slower 1X speed unless required by your computer. ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 33: Appendix B. Product Specifications

    DVD-ROM (dual layer) 1. Product-description data represents Lenovo’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 34 DVD-R (4.7 GB) DVD-RW (4.7 GB) DVD-RAM (4.7/9.4 GB) CD-ROM CD-R CD-RW CD-DA (DAE) Write speeds Media CD-R CD-RW High Speed CD-RW Ultra Speed CD-RW DVD-R DVD-R Dual Layer DVD+R DVD+R Double Layer DVD-RW DVD+RW DVD-RAM Known media issues Ultra Speed Plus (US+) CD-RW write ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide 8X Max.
  • Page 35: Appendix C. 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.
  • Page 36 ThinkPad Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 37: Appendix D. 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 38 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 39 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 40: 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 41 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 42 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 43 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 44 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 Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Slim Drive: User’s Guide...
  • Page 45 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 46 598 (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 47 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 48 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 49 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 50 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 51: 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 52: 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 53 (German) 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 D. Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty...
  • Page 54 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 55: 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 56 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 57: Appendix E. 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 58: Trademarks

    Furthermore, some measurements may have been estimated through extrapolation. Actual results may vary. Users of this document should verify the applicable data for their specific environment. Trademarks The following terms are trademarks of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both: Lenovo ThinkPad...
  • Page 59 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 60 89/336/CEE en lo que a la legislatura de los Estados Miembros sobre compatibilidad electromagnética se refiere. Lenovo no puede aceptar responsabilidad alguna si este producto deja de satisfacer dichos requisitos de protección como resultado de una modificación no recomendada del producto, incluyendo el ajuste de tarjetas de opción que no sean Lenovo.
  • Page 62 Part Number: 40Y8706 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 40Y8706...