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NEC Versa LX Manual

NEC Versa LX Manual (215 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Desktop | Size: 3.23 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Using This Guide9................................................................................................................................................................
Text Setup10................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documents11................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing The Nec Versa12................................................................................................................................................................
Getting To Know Your Nec Versa13................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Lx Notebook14................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Front Of The System15................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel15................................................................................................................................................................
Status Panel16................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Panel And Base Unit18................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Back Of The System21................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Left Side Of The System22................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Right Side Of The System24................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Bottom Of The System26................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started27................................................................................................................................................................
Power Sources For Your Nec Versa28................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ac Adapter28................................................................................................................................................................
Powering On30................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Battery Pack31................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Battery Status32................................................................................................................................................................
When To Change The Battery34................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Handling34................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery35................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Precautions37................................................................................................................................................................
Recharging Battery Precautions38................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Battery Life38................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Iii38................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Batteries38................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Battery39................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery39................................................................................................................................................................
System Care40................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions40................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Requirements41................................................................................................................................................................
Routine Cleaning42................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing The Software43................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling With Your Nec Versa43................................................................................................................................................................
Power Connections44................................................................................................................................................................
Checklists44................................................................................................................................................................
What To Take44................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing Your Nec Versa For Travel45................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Software46................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enter The Bios Setup47................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility Main Menu48................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use Bios Setup48................................................................................................................................................................
Looking At Screens49................................................................................................................................................................
Using Keys50................................................................................................................................................................
Checking/setting System Parameters50................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Menus54................................................................................................................................................................
Other Bios Setup Options59................................................................................................................................................................
Password Protection59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Bios Setup To Set Power Management60................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Save To File (stf) Feature60................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The Bios62................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Bios Update Diskette62................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Switch Settings63................................................................................................................................................................
Performing The Bios Update63................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Introduction64................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 9865................................................................................................................................................................
Desktop Icons65................................................................................................................................................................
Taskbar Icons66................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 9567................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Nt69................................................................................................................................................................
Service Pack 470................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Hardware71................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Utilities71................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Customize Utility71................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Nec Customize Utility72................................................................................................................................................................
Hdprepez Utility73................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hdprepez In Windows 98 Or 9573................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Help Center74................................................................................................................................................................
Software Applications And Drivers74................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Application And Driver Cd75................................................................................................................................................................
Launching The Application And Driver Cd75................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Software76................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstalling The Nec Help Center77................................................................................................................................................................
Partition Magic77................................................................................................................................................................
Using Partition Magic77................................................................................................................................................................
Intel Landesk Client Manager78................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Powerprofiler79................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Cardwizard80................................................................................................................................................................
Intellisync For Notebooks80................................................................................................................................................................
Mcafee Virusscan81................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Internet Explorer81................................................................................................................................................................
Netscape Navigator81................................................................................................................................................................
Adobe Acrobat Reader81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Hardware82................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard83................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versaglide86................................................................................................................................................................
Making Versaglide Adjustments87................................................................................................................................................................
Versaglide Tips88................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa File Bay88................................................................................................................................................................
Superdisk Drive89................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting Diskettes In The Superdisk Drive89................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Swapping Utility91................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Nec Versabay Swapping Utility91................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Nec Versabay Swapping Utility91................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Device From The Versabay Iii92................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Device In The Versabay Iii94................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Your System With The Versabay Iii96................................................................................................................................................................
24x Cd-rom Drive96................................................................................................................................................................
Cd Loading97................................................................................................................................................................
Cd Care98................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Auto Play Setting98................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive99................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Cards100................................................................................................................................................................
Type Ii Cards100................................................................................................................................................................
Type Ii Extended Cards100................................................................................................................................................................
Type Iii Cards100................................................................................................................................................................
Communication Cards100................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Modems101................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Cards102................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Cards102................................................................................................................................................................
Other Cards102................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Slots102................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Pc Card103................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Card104................................................................................................................................................................
Ir Port104................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ir Port105................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Ir Port106................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 98 Or 95 Systems106................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Nt Systems106................................................................................................................................................................
Increasing System Storage And Memory107................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk107................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Module Installation113................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Settings118................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Switch Settings119................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Devices127................................................................................................................................................................
External Monitor128................................................................................................................................................................
Printer129................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Devices129................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Devices130................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard/mouse131................................................................................................................................................................
External Bar Code Scanner133................................................................................................................................................................
External Television Connections133................................................................................................................................................................
External Audio Options135................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Devices136................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Dock137................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Portbar137................................................................................................................................................................
Portbar Ports137................................................................................................................................................................
Using Multimedia139................................................................................................................................................................
Audio140................................................................................................................................................................
Recording140................................................................................................................................................................
Optimizing The Sound Quality141................................................................................................................................................................
Line-in142................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom Input142................................................................................................................................................................
Microphone143................................................................................................................................................................
Mixing143................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Back143................................................................................................................................................................
Using Headphones144................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Built-in Speakers144................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Stereo Speakers145................................................................................................................................................................
Midi Files145................................................................................................................................................................
Video145................................................................................................................................................................
Using Digital Video Files146................................................................................................................................................................
Using Animation Files146................................................................................................................................................................
Multimedia Applications146................................................................................................................................................................
Solving System Problems147................................................................................................................................................................
Problem Checklist148................................................................................................................................................................
Start-up Problems150................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages150................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Product Recovery Cd154................................................................................................................................................................
Guidelines For Using The Product Recovery Cd154................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Choices155................................................................................................................................................................
Full/express Restore156................................................................................................................................................................
Partition Restore158................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Nt Recovery Cds160................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Assistance161................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Services And Support162................................................................................................................................................................
Services And Support Contact Information163................................................................................................................................................................
Necc Web Site163................................................................................................................................................................
Necc Ftp Site164................................................................................................................................................................
Necc Support Services165................................................................................................................................................................
Email/fax To Support Services165................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Healthy Work Environment167................................................................................................................................................................
Making Your Computer Work For You168................................................................................................................................................................
Arrange Your Equipment169................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Chair169................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Input Devices170................................................................................................................................................................
Adjust Your Screen Or Monitor171................................................................................................................................................................
Vary Your Workday172................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-existing Conditions And Psychosocial Factors173................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications174................................................................................................................................................................
System Components175................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Map182................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Controllers183................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions184................................................................................................................................................................
External Mouse185................................................................................................................................................................
Display185................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive188................................................................................................................................................................
Booting190................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management190................................................................................................................................................................
Miscellaneous193................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary195................................................................................................................................................................
Index208................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity215................................................................................................................................................................

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NEC Versa LX Service And Reference Manual

NEC Versa LX Service And Reference Manual (138 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.8 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Preface7................................................................................................................................................................
Abbreviations8................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 System Overview11................................................................................................................................................................
Getting To Know The Nec Versa Lx12................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Front Of The System13................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel13................................................................................................................................................................
Status Panel14................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Panel And Base Unit15................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Back Of The System17................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Left Side Of The System18................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Right Side Of The System20................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Bottom Of The System22................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Components22................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack22................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive23................................................................................................................................................................
File Bay23................................................................................................................................................................
Versabay Iii23................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board23................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Board23................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Battery23................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery23................................................................................................................................................................
Chipset24................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 System Configuration And Setup25................................................................................................................................................................
Power Sources For Your Nec Versa26................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ac Adapter26................................................................................................................................................................
Powering On28................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Battery Pack28................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Battery Status29................................................................................................................................................................
When To Change The Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Handling31................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery31................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Precautions33................................................................................................................................................................
Recharging Battery Precautions34................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Battery Life34................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versabay Iii Battery34................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Batteries34................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup35................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enter The Bios Setup35................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility Main Menu36................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use Bios Setup36................................................................................................................................................................
Looking At Screens37................................................................................................................................................................
Using Keys37................................................................................................................................................................
Checking/setting System Parameters38................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Menus40................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Cmos Setup40................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Cmos Setup41................................................................................................................................................................
System Security Setup41................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management Setup42................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Device Setup43................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Setup44................................................................................................................................................................
Other Bios Setup Options45................................................................................................................................................................
Password Protection45................................................................................................................................................................
Using Bios Setup To Set Power Management45................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Save To File (stf) Feature46................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The Bios46................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Bios Upgrade Diskette47................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Switch Settings48................................................................................................................................................................
Performing The Bios Update48................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Utilities49................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Customize Utility49................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Nec Customize Utility49................................................................................................................................................................
Hdprepez Utility50................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hdprepez In Windows 95 And Windows 9850................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hdprepez In Windows Nt50................................................................................................................................................................
Software Applications And Drivers51................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Application And Driver Cd51................................................................................................................................................................
Launching The Application And Driver Cd51................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Software52................................................................................................................................................................
Partition Magic52................................................................................................................................................................
Using Partition Magic52................................................................................................................................................................
Intel Landesk Client Manager53................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Powerprofiler54................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Cardwizard54................................................................................................................................................................
Intellisync 97 Or Intellisync For Notebooks54................................................................................................................................................................
Mcafee Virusscan55................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Internet Explorer55................................................................................................................................................................
Netscape Navigator55................................................................................................................................................................
Adobe Acrobat Reader55................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Ir Port55................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 95 Systems56................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Nt Systems56................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Disassembly And Reassembly57................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools And Equipment58................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly58................................................................................................................................................................
Battery58................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Device From The Versabay Iii60................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard, Memory Module, Switch Settings61................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Settings For Non-agp Models63................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Settings For Agp Models63................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Switch Settings64................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly Differences65................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly - User Replaceable Drive System66................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Assembly66................................................................................................................................................................
File Bay Assembly67................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive Assembly68................................................................................................................................................................
Front Cover69................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Assembly, Versaglide Assembly, Lcd Panel Latch Switch Assembly70................................................................................................................................................................
Versaglide Assembly70................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Switch Board71................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Assembly71................................................................................................................................................................
Led Sub Assembly72................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Assembly, Cmos Battery, Buzzer, And Audio Board73................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Assembly73................................................................................................................................................................
Buzzer74................................................................................................................................................................
Main Board Assembly74................................................................................................................................................................
Fan Assembly74................................................................................................................................................................
Bracket/insulator Assemblies, Bridge Battery, Power Switch75................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Board, Switch/cable Cover, Switch/cable75................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom Base Assembly76................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly - Non-user Replaceable Drive System76................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive And Pc Card Assemblies, Cmos Battery, Buzzer, Audio Board81................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Assembly82................................................................................................................................................................
Reassembly85................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 System Board Layout86................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Board87................................................................................................................................................................
Led Status Board88................................................................................................................................................................
Main Board89................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Illustrated Parts Breakdown90................................................................................................................................................................
Illustrated Parts Breakdown (non-agp Models)90................................................................................................................................................................
Parts List (non-agp Models)92................................................................................................................................................................
Illustrated Parts Breakdown (agp Models)94................................................................................................................................................................
Parts List (agp Models)95................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Preventive Maintenance98................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook Exterior99................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook Interior99................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Disk Drives99................................................................................................................................................................
Handling The Battery Pack100................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining The Lcd Quality101................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Troubleshooting102................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Troubleshooting102................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting104................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Questions105................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Getting Services And Support106................................................................................................................................................................
Services And Support Contact Information106................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Web Site107................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Ftp Site108................................................................................................................................................................
Email/fax To Support Services108................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Bulletin Board109................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Support Services110................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Csd Customer Assistance Center111................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Specifications112................................................................................................................................................................
System Components112................................................................................................................................................................
Pin Assignments112................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Locations112................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Map112................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Controllers112................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary126................................................................................................................................................................
Index133................................................................................................................................................................
NEC Versa LX User Manual

NEC Versa LX User Manual (97 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.26 MB
Table of contents
Around The Front Of The System5................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel5................................................................................................................................................................
Control Panel5................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Panel And Base Unit7................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Back Of The System10................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Left Side Of The System11................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Right Side Of The System12................................................................................................................................................................
Around The Bottom Of The System13................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Components14................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Pack14................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive14................................................................................................................................................................
Versabay Iii14................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Board14................................................................................................................................................................
Cmos Battery14................................................................................................................................................................
Bridge Battery14................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Ac Adapter17................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Battery Pack19................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Precautions23................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Batteries24................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup26................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enter The Bios Setup26................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use Bios Setup27................................................................................................................................................................
Looking At Screens28................................................................................................................................................................
Using Keys28................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Menus33................................................................................................................................................................
Using Bios Setup To Set Power Management38................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The Bios39................................................................................................................................................................
Hdprepez Utility42................................................................................................................................................................
Software Applications And Drivers44................................................................................................................................................................
Intel Landesk Client Manager45................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Powerprofiler46................................................................................................................................................................
Systemsoft Cardwizard46................................................................................................................................................................
Mcafee Virusscan46................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Internet Explorer47................................................................................................................................................................
Adobe Acrobat Reader47................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Ir Port47................................................................................................................................................................
Disassembly And Reassembly49................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools And Equipment50................................................................................................................................................................
Preparation For Disassembly51................................................................................................................................................................
Top Cover56................................................................................................................................................................
Main Board Assembly60................................................................................................................................................................
System Board Layout63................................................................................................................................................................
Led Status Board64................................................................................................................................................................
Main Board64................................................................................................................................................................
Versaglide Assembly65................................................................................................................................................................
Illustrated Parts Breakdown66................................................................................................................................................................
Preventive Maintenance67................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook Exterior68................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Notebook Interior68................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Disk Drives68................................................................................................................................................................
Handling The Battery Pack69................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining The Lcd Quality69................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting70................................................................................................................................................................
Quick Troubleshooting71................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Questions74................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications75................................................................................................................................................................
System Components76................................................................................................................................................................
Pin Assignments81................................................................................................................................................................
Connector Locations85................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Map86................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Controllers87................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents97................................................................................................................................................................

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NEC Versa LX Product Manual

NEC Versa LX Product Manual (46 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Laptop | Size: 0.28 MB
Table of contents
Nec Versa Lx Series Nec Versa Sx Series2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Overview4................................................................................................................................................................
A Notebook For Every User4................................................................................................................................................................
Pentium Processing Power4................................................................................................................................................................
New Nec Display Technology5................................................................................................................................................................
266mhz Mobile Pentium Ii5................................................................................................................................................................
233mhz Mobile Pentium Mmxx5................................................................................................................................................................
Compatible With Industry-standard And Proprietary System Management Technologies5................................................................................................................................................................
Without Sacrificing Performance5................................................................................................................................................................
Notebooks And Compliance With The Desktop Management Interface 2.0 (dmi)5................................................................................................................................................................
Built To Suit6................................................................................................................................................................
4mb Sgram6................................................................................................................................................................
2mb Dram6................................................................................................................................................................
16.8 Million Colors6................................................................................................................................................................
Xga (1024 X 768)6................................................................................................................................................................
Ultimate Convenience Via Versabay ™ Iii7................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Systems-now And For The Future8................................................................................................................................................................
To Install Or Not To Install8................................................................................................................................................................
Sm Warranty Protection9................................................................................................................................................................
Versa Dock10................................................................................................................................................................
Versa Portbar10................................................................................................................................................................
External Diskette Kit11................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Modem11................................................................................................................................................................
Dc Airplane And Auto Adapter11................................................................................................................................................................
Carrying Cases11................................................................................................................................................................
List Of Accessories And Part Numbers12................................................................................................................................................................
Features & Benefits13................................................................................................................................................................
New Display Technology13................................................................................................................................................................
Questions & Answers16................................................................................................................................................................
The Basics16................................................................................................................................................................
Versabay Iii18................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories19................................................................................................................................................................
Peace Of Mind20................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Support21................................................................................................................................................................
Multimedia Support22................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Power23................................................................................................................................................................
User-friendliness24................................................................................................................................................................
Software25................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Lx Series Specifications26................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Lx/sx26................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Sx Series Specifications34................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Versa Lx Vs. Nec Versa Sx41................................................................................................................................................................
NEC Versa LX Installation Manual

NEC Versa LX Installation Manual (8 pages)

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NEC Versa LX Manual

NEC Versa LX Manual (6 pages)

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