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NEC VERSA 6000 - SERVICE Manual

NEC VERSA 6000 - SERVICE Manual (158 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Docking Station | Size: 0.72 MB
Table of contents
Using This Guide2................................................................................................................................................................
Text Setup2................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documents3................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started10................................................................................................................................................................
Getting To Know Your Nec Versa 600011................................................................................................................................................................
Around The System - Front12................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd12................................................................................................................................................................
Controls And Microphone13................................................................................................................................................................
Status Icons14................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard15................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versaglide16................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive, Cd-rom Reader And The Nec Versabay Ii16................................................................................................................................................................
Around The System - Back17................................................................................................................................................................
Around The System - Left Side18................................................................................................................................................................
Around The System - Right Side19................................................................................................................................................................
Around The System - Bottom21................................................................................................................................................................
Power Sources For Your Nec Versa22................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ac Adapter22................................................................................................................................................................
Powering On24................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Battery Pack25................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Battery Status26................................................................................................................................................................
When To Change The Battery26................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Handling27................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Pack27................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Precautions31................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Ii Battery And Adapter Kit33................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Battery Life33................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Dc Car Adapter33................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Batteries34................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Battery34................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery35................................................................................................................................................................
System Care35................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions35................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Requirements36................................................................................................................................................................
Routine Cleaning37................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing The Software38................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Introduction39................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 9539................................................................................................................................................................
Windows For Workgroups40................................................................................................................................................................
Dos Introduction40................................................................................................................................................................
Guide To Online Help41................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Infocenter41................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Online Topics42................................................................................................................................................................
Guide To Nec Utilities43................................................................................................................................................................
Setup43................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Gauge Utility43................................................................................................................................................................
Powerpanel43................................................................................................................................................................
Other Software43................................................................................................................................................................
Cardwizard44................................................................................................................................................................
Official Airline Guide44................................................................................................................................................................
Laplink45................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use Laplink45................................................................................................................................................................
Mcafee Anti-virus47................................................................................................................................................................
Webscan47................................................................................................................................................................
Videosaver47................................................................................................................................................................
Faxworks With Voice And Data Communications48................................................................................................................................................................
Mediamatics Arcade Mpeg Player48................................................................................................................................................................
Xingmpeg Player48................................................................................................................................................................
Online Services48................................................................................................................................................................
America Online49................................................................................................................................................................
Compuserve49................................................................................................................................................................
Netscape Navigator49................................................................................................................................................................
Using Setup50................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enter Setup50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use Setup51................................................................................................................................................................
Looking At Screens51................................................................................................................................................................
Using Keys52................................................................................................................................................................
Checking/setting System Parameters53................................................................................................................................................................
Main55................................................................................................................................................................
Drives56................................................................................................................................................................
Peripherals56................................................................................................................................................................
Power Savings56................................................................................................................................................................
Security57................................................................................................................................................................
Setting An Initial System Password58................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Password59................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Lock59................................................................................................................................................................
Reviewing Powerpanel Default Power Settings60................................................................................................................................................................
Reviewing Powerpanel Default Command Settings60................................................................................................................................................................
Powerpanel Menu61................................................................................................................................................................
Preferences61................................................................................................................................................................
Customize61................................................................................................................................................................
Profile Manager61................................................................................................................................................................
Minimize62................................................................................................................................................................
Help62................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility And Powerpanel62................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Nec Versa 600063................................................................................................................................................................
Making Versaglide Adjustments67................................................................................................................................................................
Versaglide Tips67................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Ii68................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Device From The Versabay Ii69................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Device In The Versabay Ii71................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Your System With The Versabay Ii72................................................................................................................................................................
6x Cd-rom Reader73................................................................................................................................................................
Cd Loading74................................................................................................................................................................
Cd Care74................................................................................................................................................................
Card Bus/pc Card Slots75................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Pc Card76................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Card77................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Built-in Modem78................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading A File79................................................................................................................................................................
Sending A Facsimile80................................................................................................................................................................
Receiving A Facsimile81................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Cellular Phone81................................................................................................................................................................
Making A Call82................................................................................................................................................................
Ir Ports84................................................................................................................................................................
Increasing System Storage And Memory85................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk85................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Memory Module89................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Options92................................................................................................................................................................
External Monitor93................................................................................................................................................................
Printer95................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Devices95................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Devices97................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard/mouse98................................................................................................................................................................
External Bar Code Scanner100................................................................................................................................................................
External Audio Options100................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Portbar 6000101................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Docking Station 6000101................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Switches102................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System Bios103................................................................................................................................................................
Using Multimedia106................................................................................................................................................................
Audio106................................................................................................................................................................
Recording106................................................................................................................................................................
Line-in108................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom Input108................................................................................................................................................................
Microphone109................................................................................................................................................................
Mixing110................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Back110................................................................................................................................................................
Using Headphones111................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Built-in Speakers111................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Stereo Speakers111................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Files112................................................................................................................................................................
Video112................................................................................................................................................................
Using Digital Video Files112................................................................................................................................................................
Using Animation Files113................................................................................................................................................................
Multimedia Applications113................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling With Your Nec Versa 6000115................................................................................................................................................................
Power Connections115................................................................................................................................................................
Checklists116................................................................................................................................................................
What To Take116................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing Your Nec Versa For Travel116................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems118................................................................................................................................................................
Problem Checklist118................................................................................................................................................................
Start-up Problems119................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages120................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Restore Cd122................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring All Application Files In Dos123................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Individual Files In Windows 95 And Windows For Workgroups124................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Files125................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Selected Files125................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Files126................................................................................................................................................................
System Recovery126................................................................................................................................................................
System Recovery In Dos127................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring System Files In Windows 95 Or Windows For Workgroups128................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Assistance129................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help130................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Warranty/non-warranty Repair Service131................................................................................................................................................................
A Setting Up A Healthy Work Environment132................................................................................................................................................................
Making Your Computer Work For You132................................................................................................................................................................
Arrange Your Equipment133................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Chair133................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Input Devices134................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Screen Or Monitor135................................................................................................................................................................
Vary Your Workday136................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-existing Conditions And Psychosocial Factors136................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications138................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Replacement157................................................................................................................................................................

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NEC VERSA 6000 - SERVICE Service Manual

NEC VERSA 6000 - SERVICE Service Manual (118 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Docking Station | Size: 0.69 MB
Table of contents
Preface2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Abbreviations10................................................................................................................................................................
Section 1 Technical Information13................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Series Notebook13................................................................................................................................................................
Model Configurations13................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Overview-front14................................................................................................................................................................
Liquid Crystal Display (lcd)14................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel14................................................................................................................................................................
Power Button15................................................................................................................................................................
Power Button Location15................................................................................................................................................................
Status Bar And Power Indicator16................................................................................................................................................................
Status Icons16................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard17................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versaglide18................................................................................................................................................................
Versaglide Location18................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive And The Nec Versabay Ii19................................................................................................................................................................
Infrared (ir) Front Assembly19................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Ii Location19................................................................................................................................................................
Front I/r Assembly Location20................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Overview-right Side21................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Overview-left Side22................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Slots22................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Compartment23................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Overview-rear Side23................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard/mouse Port23................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Port (lpt1)23................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Infrared Port24................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Port24................................................................................................................................................................
Monitor (video) Port24................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Port (com 1)24................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Overview-internal Components24................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack24................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive24................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive25................................................................................................................................................................
6x Cd-rom Reader25................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board25................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board Layout25................................................................................................................................................................
Sound Board26................................................................................................................................................................
Sound Board Layout26................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Board27................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Board Layout27................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Board27................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Battery28................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery28................................................................................................................................................................
System Memory28................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Map29................................................................................................................................................................
System Video29................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Interface29................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Interface30................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Series Chip Set30................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Series Chip Types And Technologies30................................................................................................................................................................
Intel Pentium P54lm Or P54cslm31................................................................................................................................................................
M-triton System Controller31................................................................................................................................................................
256k X Flash Rom31................................................................................................................................................................
Rom Bios31................................................................................................................................................................
Vga Controller32................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Controller32................................................................................................................................................................
Pcmcia Controller32................................................................................................................................................................
Sound Integrated Circuit33................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Controllers33................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management Overview34................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Power-saving Features34................................................................................................................................................................
System Power Management35................................................................................................................................................................
Local Power Management35................................................................................................................................................................
Plug And Play36................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Performance Default Settings36................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications37................................................................................................................................................................
Section 2 Setup And Operation41................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System41................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Setup41................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Ac Adapter41................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Connections42................................................................................................................................................................
Powering On The System42................................................................................................................................................................
Power Sources43................................................................................................................................................................
Power And I/o Connector Locations43................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Connector Descriptions43................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ac Adapter44................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Battery Pack44................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Ac Adapter44................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Battery Status45................................................................................................................................................................
When To Change The Battery46................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Handling46................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Pack46................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cover47................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery47................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting The Battery Pack48................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Cover48................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Precautions49................................................................................................................................................................
Recharging Battery Precautions49................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Ii Battery And Adapter Kit50................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Battery Life50................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Dc Car Adapter50................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Car Dc Adapter50................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Controls51................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Panel Leds And Controls51................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side Panel Controls/ports51................................................................................................................................................................
Control And Switch Functions52................................................................................................................................................................
Status Bar53................................................................................................................................................................
Status Bar Location53................................................................................................................................................................
Function Keys (fn Keys)54................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Power Switch54................................................................................................................................................................
Dip Switch54................................................................................................................................................................
Fnkey Operations54................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System Bios55................................................................................................................................................................
Locating The Switch Settings56................................................................................................................................................................
Power-on Self-test (post)57................................................................................................................................................................
Post Errors58................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages58................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility59................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing Setup59................................................................................................................................................................
With An Error At Post59................................................................................................................................................................
With No Errors At Post59................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Screen60................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Keys61................................................................................................................................................................
Changing/setting Parameter Settings61................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Key Functions61................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter Options62................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Parameters62................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter Descriptions64................................................................................................................................................................
Time/date64................................................................................................................................................................
Drives64................................................................................................................................................................
Peripherals65................................................................................................................................................................
Power Savings65................................................................................................................................................................
Security66................................................................................................................................................................
Security Options66................................................................................................................................................................
Setting An Initial Password66................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Password66................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Lock67................................................................................................................................................................
Powerpanel Overview67................................................................................................................................................................
Section 3 Troubleshooting And Repair69................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Troubleshooting69................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Questions72................................................................................................................................................................
Informational Messages72................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Informational Messages72................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes73................................................................................................................................................................
Explanation Of Test Terms For Beep Code Table73................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes For System Board Errors74................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Beep Codes74................................................................................................................................................................
Section 4 Field Service Guidelines80................................................................................................................................................................
Preventive Maintenance80................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook's Exterior80................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook's Interior81................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Disk Drives81................................................................................................................................................................
Handling The Battery Packs82................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining The Lcd Quality82................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools And Equipment82................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly And Reassembly83................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Series Disassembly Sequence83................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Drive Bay Cover84................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Disk Drive85................................................................................................................................................................
Versabay Ii Release Latches86................................................................................................................................................................
Main Battery Pack (li-ion Type)87................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Standard Diskette Drive87................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery Compartment Cover88................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd And Top Cover89................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Bottom Base Screws89................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting The Lcd Connectors90................................................................................................................................................................
Power Button, Ir Board, Keyboard91................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Power Button, Ir Board91................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Status Bar, Versaglide Assembly, Metal Keyboard Support93................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery, Cmos Battery, Buzzer94................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Bridge Battery, Cmos Battery And Buzzer94................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board, Modem Board95................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Cpu Board95................................................................................................................................................................
Heat Shield, Sound Board, Microphone Assembly96................................................................................................................................................................
Illustrated Parts Breakdown98................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The I/o Board98................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa 6000 Series Field-replaceable Parts100................................................................................................................................................................
Service Information102................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support102................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Service And Information Telephone Numbers102................................................................................................................................................................
Product Information103................................................................................................................................................................
Ordering Information From Fastfacts103................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Connector Locations And Pin Assignments105................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Status Bar106................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board Connectors106................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard/mouse Connectors106................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Port Connector Pin Assignments107................................................................................................................................................................
Crt Connector Pin Assignments107................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Video Modes111................................................................................................................................................................

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