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HP Compaq dc7100 DT Reference Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Reference Manual (290 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Reference Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 5.78 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Or Upgrading Device Drivers9................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Files And Settings10................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up And Restoring Files10................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Backup File—windows Xp Professional10................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring From The Backup File—windows Xp Professional10................................................................................................................................................................
Converting To Ntfs10................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Software10................................................................................................................................................................
Power-on Self-test (post)13................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Setup Utilities14................................................................................................................................................................
Using Computer Setup (f10) Utilities15................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Setup Menu16................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostics For Windows26................................................................................................................................................................
Detecting Diagnostics For Windows27................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Diagnostics For Windows27................................................................................................................................................................
Using Categories In Diagnostics For Windows28................................................................................................................................................................
Running Diagnostic Tests In Diagnostics For Windows29................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Record30................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Configuration Record31................................................................................................................................................................
Running Configuration Record31................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Configuration And Deployment33................................................................................................................................................................
Remote System Installation34................................................................................................................................................................
Software Updating And Management34................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Client Manager Software34................................................................................................................................................................
Altiris Client Management Solutions35................................................................................................................................................................
System Software Manager35................................................................................................................................................................
Proactive Change Notification (pcn)36................................................................................................................................................................
Subscriber's Choice36................................................................................................................................................................
Rom Flash36................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Rom Flash36................................................................................................................................................................
Hpqflash37................................................................................................................................................................
Failsafe Boot Block Rom37................................................................................................................................................................
Replicating The Setup38................................................................................................................................................................
Copying To Multiple Computers39................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Bootable Device40................................................................................................................................................................
Unsupported Usb Flash Media Device42................................................................................................................................................................
Dual-state Power Button44................................................................................................................................................................
World Wide Web Site44................................................................................................................................................................
Building Blocks And Partners44................................................................................................................................................................
Asset Tracking And Security45................................................................................................................................................................
Password Security49................................................................................................................................................................
Establishing A Setup Password Using Computer Setup49................................................................................................................................................................
Establishing A Power-on Password Using Computer Setup49................................................................................................................................................................
Entering A Setup Password50................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Power-on Or Setup Password51................................................................................................................................................................
Drivelock52................................................................................................................................................................
Using Drivelock53................................................................................................................................................................
Drivelock Applications53................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Cover Sensor54................................................................................................................................................................
Locking The Smart Cover Lock55................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Smart Cover Failsafe Key55................................................................................................................................................................
Master Boot Record Security56................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Partition Or Format The Current Bootable Disk57................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Lock Provision57................................................................................................................................................................
Fingerprint Identification Technology57................................................................................................................................................................
Fault Notification And Recovery58................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Protection System58................................................................................................................................................................
Surge-tolerant Power Supply58................................................................................................................................................................
Thermal Sensor58................................................................................................................................................................
Sata And Pata Device Information59................................................................................................................................................................
Ata Cables60................................................................................................................................................................
Sata Data Cable60................................................................................................................................................................
Sata Power Cable60................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Data Cable61................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Power Cable61................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Cable Layout62................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Drive Installation Guidelines63................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Device Classes63................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Attach Sequence Rules By Class Priority64................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Attach Sequence Worksheet65................................................................................................................................................................
Pata Additional Drive Application Notes67................................................................................................................................................................
Ata Smart Drives68................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Capacities68................................................................................................................................................................
Sata Bios69................................................................................................................................................................
Legacy Mode69................................................................................................................................................................
Native Mode69................................................................................................................................................................
Mixed Devices Boot And Drive Letter Ordering70................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Designations71................................................................................................................................................................
Convertible Minitower (cmt)71................................................................................................................................................................
Small Form Factor (sff)72................................................................................................................................................................
Ultra-slim Desktop (usdt)72................................................................................................................................................................
Electrostatic Discharge Information73................................................................................................................................................................
Generating Static73................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Electrostatic Damage To Equipment73................................................................................................................................................................
Personal Grounding Methods And Equipment74................................................................................................................................................................
Grounding The Work Area74................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Materials And Equipment74................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Guidelines75................................................................................................................................................................
Routine Care75................................................................................................................................................................
General Cleaning Safety Precautions75................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer Case76................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard77................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Monitor77................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Mouse77................................................................................................................................................................
Service Considerations78................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Fan78................................................................................................................................................................
Tools And Software Requirements78................................................................................................................................................................
Screws78................................................................................................................................................................
Cables And Connectors79................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drives79................................................................................................................................................................
Lithium Coin Cell Battery79................................................................................................................................................................
Preparation For Disassembly81................................................................................................................................................................
Unlocking The Smart Cover Lock82................................................................................................................................................................
Hood Sensor83................................................................................................................................................................
External Security Devices84................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Lock84................................................................................................................................................................
Padlock85................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Access Panel86................................................................................................................................................................
Front Bezel87................................................................................................................................................................
Front Drive Bezels88................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Bezel Blank88................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive Bezel Or Bezel Blank89................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Management90................................................................................................................................................................
Memory91................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Cards93................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Retainer Latch97................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card Guide99................................................................................................................................................................
Drives100................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Positions100................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive101................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive104................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive107................................................................................................................................................................
Front I/o Device108................................................................................................................................................................
Power Switch Assembly109................................................................................................................................................................
System Board110................................................................................................................................................................
Battery111................................................................................................................................................................
Type 1 Battery Holder112................................................................................................................................................................
Type 2 Battery Holder113................................................................................................................................................................
Heatsink114................................................................................................................................................................
Processor115................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker117................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Fan118................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply119................................................................................................................................................................
Changing From Desktop To Minitower120................................................................................................................................................................
Changing From Minitower To Desktop123................................................................................................................................................................
Security Clip131................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Chassis Clamp Lock132................................................................................................................................................................
With Security Cable134................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Cover137................................................................................................................................................................
Vertically Oriented Expansion Card144................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card Retainer144................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Expansion Card145................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Express Expansion Card147................................................................................................................................................................
Horizontally Oriented Expansion Card148................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card Cage148................................................................................................................................................................
Riser Card151................................................................................................................................................................
External 3.5-inch Drive155................................................................................................................................................................
Primary Hard Drive156................................................................................................................................................................
Fan Shroud160................................................................................................................................................................
Front I/o Devices161................................................................................................................................................................
Backwall177................................................................................................................................................................
Type 3 Battery Holder187................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Cable Lock191................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Padlock192................................................................................................................................................................
Multibay Device194................................................................................................................................................................
Multibay Riser Card195................................................................................................................................................................
Front Panel Assembly196................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card203................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card Retaining Latch206................................................................................................................................................................
Heatsink Assembly210................................................................................................................................................................
Heatsink Fan With Shroud211................................................................................................................................................................
Type 3 Battery218................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Pin Assignments221................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Interface223................................................................................................................................................................
General Requirements231................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages233................................................................................................................................................................
Post Diagnostic Front Panel Leds And Audible Codes239................................................................................................................................................................
Preliminary Checklist243................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Minor Problems244................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Power Supply Problems247................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Diskette Problems248................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Hard Drive Problems250................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Multibay Problems252................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Display Problems253................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Audio Problems257................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Printer Problems259................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Keyboard And Mouse Problems260................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Hardware Installation Problems262................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Network Problems264................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Memory Problems266................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Processor Problems267................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Cd-rom And Dvd Problems268................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Drive Key Problems269................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Front Panel Component Problems269................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Internet Access Problems270................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm Sockets282................................................................................................................................................................

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HP Compaq dc7100 DT Technical Reference Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Technical Reference Manual (212 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Reference Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 2.55 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide7................................................................................................................................................................
Online Viewing7................................................................................................................................................................
Hardcopy7................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Information Sources7................................................................................................................................................................
Model Numbering Convention8................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Number9................................................................................................................................................................
Notational Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
Values9................................................................................................................................................................
Ranges9................................................................................................................................................................
Register Notation And Usage9................................................................................................................................................................
Common Acronyms And Abbreviations10................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction10................................................................................................................................................................
System Overview17................................................................................................................................................................
Features And Options18................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features18................................................................................................................................................................
Options18................................................................................................................................................................
Mechanical Design20................................................................................................................................................................
Cabinet Layouts21................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Layouts31................................................................................................................................................................
Microtower Chassis33................................................................................................................................................................
Board Layouts35................................................................................................................................................................
System Architecture38................................................................................................................................................................
Intel Pentium 4 Processor38................................................................................................................................................................
Chipset38................................................................................................................................................................
Support Components42................................................................................................................................................................
System Memory42................................................................................................................................................................
Mass Storage43................................................................................................................................................................
Serial And Parallel Interfaces43................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Serial Bus Interface43................................................................................................................................................................
Network Interface Controller43................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Subsystem44................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Subsystem44................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications45................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive Specifications48................................................................................................................................................................
Pentium 4 Processor51................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Overview52................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Upgrading53................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Subsystem53................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Bus Overview59................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Express Bus Operation64................................................................................................................................................................
Option Rom Mapping66................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Interrupts66................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Power Management Support66................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Connector67................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Express Connectors68................................................................................................................................................................
System Resources69................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupts69................................................................................................................................................................
Apic Mode71................................................................................................................................................................
Non-maskable Interrupts72................................................................................................................................................................
Direct Memory Access74................................................................................................................................................................
Real-time Clock And Configuration Memory77................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Cmos77................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Archive And Restore78................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Cmos Locations79................................................................................................................................................................
System Management79................................................................................................................................................................
Security Functions79................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management79................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Password80................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Lock Provision80................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Security80................................................................................................................................................................
System Status82................................................................................................................................................................
Thermal Sensing And Cooling83................................................................................................................................................................
Register Map And Miscellaneous Functions84................................................................................................................................................................
System I/o Map84................................................................................................................................................................
Lpc47b397 I/o Controller Functions85................................................................................................................................................................
Eide Interfaces91................................................................................................................................................................
Sata Connector92................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive Interface93................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive Programming93................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive Connector93................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Interface98................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Connector98................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Interface Programming98................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Interface100................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Parallel Port Mode100................................................................................................................................................................
Enhanced Parallel Port Mode100................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Capabilities Port Mode101................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Interface Programming101................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Interface Connector103................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard/pointing Device Interface104................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Interface Operation104................................................................................................................................................................
Pointing Device Interface Operating106................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard/pointing Device Interface Programming106................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard/pointing Device Interface Connector110................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Data Formats112................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Programming113................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Connector114................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Cable Data115................................................................................................................................................................
Ac97 Audio Controller116................................................................................................................................................................
Ac97 Link Bus116................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Codec116................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Programming119................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Specifications121................................................................................................................................................................
Wake-on-lan Support123................................................................................................................................................................
Alert Standard Format Support123................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management Support123................................................................................................................................................................
Nic Programming124................................................................................................................................................................
Nic Connector124................................................................................................................................................................
Nic Specifications125................................................................................................................................................................
Functional Description127................................................................................................................................................................
Video Memory Allocation Reporting130................................................................................................................................................................
Display Modes131................................................................................................................................................................
Vga Monitor Connector132................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Assembly/control133................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Assembly133................................................................................................................................................................
Power Control136................................................................................................................................................................
Power Distribution140................................................................................................................................................................
Vdc Distribution140................................................................................................................................................................
Low Voltage Production/distribution144................................................................................................................................................................
Signal Distribution144................................................................................................................................................................
Rom Flashing150................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading150................................................................................................................................................................
Changeable Splash Screen151................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Functions151................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Device Order151................................................................................................................................................................
Network Boot (f12) Support152................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Detection And Configuration152................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Error Codes153................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility154................................................................................................................................................................
Client Management Functions164................................................................................................................................................................
System Id And Rom Type165................................................................................................................................................................
Temperature Status165................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Fault Prediction165................................................................................................................................................................
Pnp Support166................................................................................................................................................................
Smbios166................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Legacy Support167................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages And Codes169................................................................................................................................................................
HP Compaq dc7100 DT Hardware Reference Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Hardware Reference Manual (70 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Reference Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 1.3 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Configuration Features5................................................................................................................................................................
Front Panel Components6................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel Components7................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Keyboard Components8................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Logo Key9................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Number And Product Id Location10................................................................................................................................................................
Choose Tower Or Desktop Configuration10................................................................................................................................................................
Removing And Replacing The Access Panel13................................................................................................................................................................
Removing And Replacing The Front Bezel And Multibay15................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching And Removing The Tower Stand19................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Additional Memory23................................................................................................................................................................
Dimms23................................................................................................................................................................
Ddr Dimms23................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm Sockets24................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Or Removing A Memory Module26................................................................................................................................................................
Adding An Expansion Card29................................................................................................................................................................
Installing An Expansion Card30................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Hard Drive35................................................................................................................................................................
Working With The Multibay40................................................................................................................................................................
Hot-plugging" Or "hot-swapping" Multibay Drives41................................................................................................................................................................
Engaging And Releasing The Multibay Security Catch41................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Drive From The Multibay44................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Drive Into The Multibay45................................................................................................................................................................
Partitioning And Formatting A Multibay Hard Drive46................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications47................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply48................................................................................................................................................................
Power Output48................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Replacement49................................................................................................................................................................
Input/output Security55................................................................................................................................................................
Installing An Optional Security Lock55................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Lock55................................................................................................................................................................
Padlock56................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Chassis Clamp Lock57................................................................................................................................................................
With Security Cable59................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Electrostatic Damage61................................................................................................................................................................
Grounding Methods61................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Operating Guidelines And Routine Care63................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive Precautions64................................................................................................................................................................
Operation64................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning64................................................................................................................................................................
Safety64................................................................................................................................................................
Shipping Preparation65................................................................................................................................................................

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HP Compaq dc7100 DT Getting Started Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Getting Started Manual (46 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Quick Setup  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 0.41 MB
Table of contents
Getting Started1................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Installing & Customizing The Software5................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Operating System5................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Security Updates6................................................................................................................................................................
On The System6................................................................................................................................................................
Update Web Site7................................................................................................................................................................
Accessibility8................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Or Upgrading Device Drivers8................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Monitor Display9................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Software9................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Files And Settings9................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Software10................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Computer10................................................................................................................................................................
Working With The Multibay11................................................................................................................................................................
Hot-plugging" Or "hot-swapping" Multibay Drives12................................................................................................................................................................
Engaging And Releasing The Multibay Security Catch12................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Drive From The Multibay17................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Drive Into The Multibay18................................................................................................................................................................
Partitioning And Formatting A Multibay Hard Drive20................................................................................................................................................................
Finding More Information21................................................................................................................................................................
Locating Regulatory Information22................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Documentation Cd22................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call For Technical Support23................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Hints26................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Troubleshooting28................................................................................................................................................................
Solving General Problems28................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Hardware Installation Problems34................................................................................................................................................................
Interpreting Diagnostic Lights And Audible Codes37................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Front Panel Leds And Audible Codes38................................................................................................................................................................
Ordering The Quick Troubleshooting Guide46................................................................................................................................................................
HP Compaq dc7100 DT User Manuals

HP Compaq dc7100 DT User Manuals (21 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Software Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 0.62 MB
Table of contents
Abstract2................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of Terms2................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Support3................................................................................................................................................................
June7................................................................................................................................................................
Rom Bios Information8................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Bios Highlighted Features8................................................................................................................................................................
Common Image Considerations8................................................................................................................................................................
Software Image Development On Dc7100 Stable Products9................................................................................................................................................................
Software Delivery9................................................................................................................................................................
Software Enhancements10................................................................................................................................................................
User Manuals11................................................................................................................................................................
General Software Image Contents12................................................................................................................................................................
Other Typically Preinstalled Applications13................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management Settings14................................................................................................................................................................
Examining The Image Contents14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Branded Xp Help And Support Module15................................................................................................................................................................
Feature Overview15................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Software18................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions20................................................................................................................................................................
For More Information20................................................................................................................................................................
HP Compaq dc7100 DT Supplementary Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Supplementary Manual (14 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Supplementary Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 0.11 MB
Table of contents
Introduction2................................................................................................................................................................
Acronyms Used3................................................................................................................................................................
Preinstalled Operating System Availability By Model4................................................................................................................................................................
Device Driver Availability By Device Class6................................................................................................................................................................
Audio6................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics6................................................................................................................................................................
Networking7................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Lan7................................................................................................................................................................
Modems7................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Protecttools Embedded Security7................................................................................................................................................................
Storage8................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 13949................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth9................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Controller Support9................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management Support10................................................................................................................................................................
Hyper-threaded Processor Support10................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Update Support11................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Playback Software11................................................................................................................................................................
Management Software11................................................................................................................................................................
Known Issues With Running Windows Nt 4.0 And Windows 98 Second Edition12................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Recommended Minimum Configurations14................................................................................................................................................................
For More Information14................................................................................................................................................................
HP Compaq dc7100 DT Supplementary Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Supplementary Manual (2 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Supplementary Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 0.18 MB
HP Compaq dc7100 DT Reference Manual

HP Compaq dc7100 DT Reference Manual (2 pages)

HP Compaq dc7100 DT: Reference Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 0.04 MB

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