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    RESTRICTED RIGHTS. Use, duplication or disclosure by the Government is subject to the GSA ADP Schedule contract with Lenovo Group Limited, if any, or the standard terms of this commercial license, or if the agency is unable to accept this Program under these terms, then we provide this Program under the provisions set forth in Commercial Computer Software–Restricted Rights at FAR 52.227-19, when applicable, or under Rights in...

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Using the drive with CDs and DVDs Using CD-Rs and CD-RWs . Using DVD-Rs, DVD-RWs, DVD+Rs, and DVD+RWs . © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2004. Using DVD-RAM . Installing software . Watching DVD videos Operating system support .

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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. © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2004.

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    Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced 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

    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. Register your option on the Lenovo Web site at:

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  • Page 15: Chapter 1. About The Super Multi-burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive

    DVD+R DL DVD-RW DVD+RW DVD-RAM In addition to this guide, your option package includes the following: © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2004. ® Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive, and is available on the Write speed 24X Max. 8X Max.

  • 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 D, “Lenovo Statement of Limited Warranty,” on page D-1 for technical support information.

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    v Direct-to-disc (DLA) With this software you can write directly to CD-RW, CD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD-R, and DVD+R media using the drive letter as if you were writing to a diskette. DLA formats all disc format types. With DLA, you can drag-and-drop files, create new directories, or save files from any application directly to your Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive.

  • Page 18: Installation Requirements

    The Microsoft system Notes: 1. Lenovo offers limited support for computers with Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 98, or Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition (Me) desktop operating systems. 2. The ThinkPad A21e computer does not support DVD playback under Windows...

  • Page 19: Locating The Drive Controls

    Locating the drive controls The following diagram shows the location of the controls on the front of the drive: 1 Power light: This light is visible when the drive is in use. 2 Eject button: Press this button to eject a DVD or CD. 3 Manual eject hole: Use this emergency release to eject a DVD or CD when the Eject button does not work.

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  • Page 21: Chapter 2. Using The Multi-burner Plus Drive

    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. 2004. ® Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay...

  • Page 22: Loading A Disc

    Loading a disc 1. Press the Eject button. The tray slides out of the drive. 2. Place a disc with the label facing up in the tray. 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 23: Using Single-sided And Double-sided Dvd-ram Media

    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. v Do not use commercial cleaners to clean discs. v Do not write on the surface of discs.

  • Page 24: Using Dvd-rs, Dvd-rws, Dvd+rs, And Dvd+rws

    You can use CD-R discs to record audio tracks, store data, archive files, and copy files from another CD. CD-RW discs can be erased and rewritten, but can be used only with 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.

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    2. 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 cartridge lid tab are located o the side of some cartridges, as shown in 2a and 3a above.

  • Page 26: Installing Software

    Returning the disc to the cartridge 1. To return the disc to the cartridge, align the label side of the disc 1 with the DVD-RAM cartridge label side. 2. Insert the disc and close the cartridge lid 2 . A clicking sound will occur when the lid is closed.

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    v Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows ME: You must install DirectX. v Windows 95 OSR2: You must install Internet Explorer and DirectX. v Windows 2000: You must install service pack 2 or higher, and DirectX. v Windows NT: You must install Service Pack 6 along with Internet Explorer 5, Direct X, and a third party IDE DMA driver.

  • Page 28: Setting The Region Code

    Setting the region code Before viewing a commercial DVD video, you need to set the DVD region code for your DVD content. After you install the Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive and WinDVD software, you can view a DVD movie. But first you need to set the DVD region code for your DVD content.

  • Page 29: Enabling The Dma Setting

    Note: 1. Your computer has been configured to provide the highest quality Enabling the DMA setting 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.

  • Page 30: Using Intervideo Windvd Creator Plus

    1. Insert a disc into the drive. 2. Double-click My Computer. Right-click the Multi-Burner drive letter. 3. Click Format. Formatting time will vary depending on the format process you use (Quick or Full). 4. After formatting is complete, you can drag and drop files to the Multi-Burner drive icon, or you can move files in Windows Explorer.

  • Page 31: Copying And Imaging

    WinDVD Creator Plus also offers the capability to record video directly to DVD recordable media using “Disk Manager.” This is done without using any additional space on your hard disk. With Disk Manager, you can capture new video or use video files you already have, and then finish your movie by creating a customized menu.

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  • Page 33: Appendix A. Product Specifications

    Length Weight 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.

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    Power requirements The following table lists the power specifications by voltage level for the drive. The power specifications are measured at the drive power connector and are nominal values. Power specifications Voltage At voltage Environmental requirements Specification Temperature (noncondensing) +5° C to +50° C Relative humidity (noncondensing) Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive: User’s Guide...

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    Read speeds Media CD-ROM CD-DA (DAE) CD-R CD-RW DVD-ROM (single layer) DVD-ROM (dual layer) DVD-R (4.7 GB) DVD-R DL DVD+R DVD+R DL DVD-RW (4.7 GB) DVD+RW DVD-RAM (4.7/9.4 GB) Write speeds Media type CD-R CD-RW CD-RW CD-RW DVD-R DVD-R DL DVD+R DVD+R DL DVD-RW...

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  • Page 37: Appendix B. Problem Solving

    4. Replace the disc if it is bad or scratched. 5. Disable the Windows Auto Insert Notify function on your CD-ROM and CD-RW drives. © Lenovo 2006. Portions © IBM Corp. 2004.

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    You cannot eject a CD or DVD disc. Take the following actions after ensuring that the drive is not in the process of writing to a disc: 1. Eject the disc through software. 2. Use the Eject button. 3. Turn off the computer. Wait 45 seconds; then turn on the computer and try using the Eject button again.

  • Page 39: 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.

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  • Page 41: 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.

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    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.

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    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 44: 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.

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    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″).

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    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...

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    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.

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    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. Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive: User’s Guide...

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    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..

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    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.

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    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...

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    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.

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    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.

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    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 55: 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 56: 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.

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    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 D-17...

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    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 59: 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.

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    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 61: 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 62: 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 63: Appendix F. Electronic Emissions Notices

    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.

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    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...

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    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...

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    Japanese statement of compliance for products less than or equal to 20 A per phase Super Multi-Burner Ultrabay Enhanced Drive: User’s Guide...

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    Part Number: 40Y8710 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 40Y8710...

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