Compaq Presario V5000 User Guide

Compaq Presario V5000 - Notebook PC Manual

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    Notebook PC User Guide
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    ... is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable ...
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    ...environment ...13 Rated input power ...13 Expansion port input/output signals...14 2 TouchPad and Keyboard TouchPad...15 Using the TouchPad ...16 Using ...clear system information (fn+esc) ...18 Open the Help and Support Center (fn+f1) ...19 Open the Print Options window (fn+f2) ...19 ...
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    ... lock mode as you work ...23 3 Power Power control and light locations ...25 ...32 Initiating or resuming from standby ...33 Initiating or restoring from hibernation ...34 Power options ...5 3 Accessing ... ...41 Resolving low-battery conditions...42 When external power is available...42 When a charged ...
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    ... the battery pack...45 Conserving battery power...5 4 Conserving power as you work...45 Selecting power conservation...a battery pack ...6 4 Disposing of a used battery pack ...46 4 Drives Drive care...47 IDE drive light...48 Hard drive...49 Optical drives...2 5 Inserting an optical disc...53 Removing ...
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    ...device...99 Stopping a 1394 device...99 Required 1394 software...99 Using the expansion port...100 8 Memory Modules 1 Adding or replacing memory modules...01 Effects of increasing memory...105 Video memory settings (select models only)...106 9 Wireless (Select ...
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    ...device status states ...113 Turning on the devices ...114 Turning off and disabling the devices ...locations when traveling ...120 Solving travel connection problems ...121 Using preinstalled communication software ... ...135 Firewall software ...135 Critical updates ...35 1 Optional security cable ...136...
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    ... a BIOS update ...145 Installing a BIOS update ...146 Downloading and installing other software ...147 System recovery ...48 1 ... point ...148 Restoring to a restore point ...149 Reinstalling applications ...149 Reinstalling applications from the hard drive ...149 Reinstalling ...
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    Contacting Customer Care by e-mail or telephone ...165 Taking the computer to a service partner ...165 16 Electrostatic discharge Preventing electrostatic discharge ...167 Handling drives ...167 Handling internal components ...167 Grounding methods ...68 1 Index...69 1 ENWW ix
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    x ENWW
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    ... tab > Device Manager. You can also add hardware or modify device configurations using Device Manager. NOTE Components included with the computer may vary by region and by model. The illustrations in this chapter identify the standard features included in most computer models. ENWW Components 1
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    Top components Keys Component (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) esc key fn key Windows logo key Embedded numeric keypad keys Windows applications key Function keys Description Displays system information when pressed in combination with the fn key. Executes frequently used system functions when pressed in ...
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    ... Component (1) TouchPad* Description Moves the pointer and selects or activates items on the screen. Can... mouse functions, such as scrolling, selecting, and doubleclicking. Functions like the left button...* *This table describes default settings. To view and change TouchPad preferences, select Start...
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    Buttons and switches Component (1) Wireless button* Description Turns the wireless functionality on or off, but does not create a wireless connection...and Microsoft® Windows® shutdown procedures cannot be used, press and hold the power button for at least 5 seconds to turn ...
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    ... full charge capacity. Blinking: A battery pack that is the only available power source has reached ...battery reaches a low-battery condition. (5) (6) (7) IDE (Integrated Drive Electronics) drive light Num ... Volume mute light Blinking: The hard drive or optical drive is being accessed. On: Num lock ...
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    ... not obstruct vents. Use the computer only on a hard, flat surface. Do not allow another hard surface, such as an adjoining optional printer, or a soft surface, such as pillows or ... starts up automatically to cool internal components and prevent overheating. It is normal for the internal fan to...
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    ... (6) (7) Audio-in (microphone) jack ExpressCard slot USB port (select models only) Optical drive RJ-11 (modem) jack Power connector Connects an optional computer headset microphone or a microphone. Supports optional ExpressCard/54 or ExpressCard/34 cards. ...
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    ...camcorder. PC Card slot (select models only) Supports optional Type I or Type II PC Cards....select models only) Supports 7 optional digital card formats: Secure Digital (SD) Memory Card, Secure Digital Input/Output (SD...), Memory Stick (MS), Memory Stick Pro (MSP), SmartMedia (SM), and xD-Picture Card ...
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    ... (3) (4) (5) Battery bay Battery pack release latch Memory module compartment Hard drive bay Vents (2)† Description Holds the primary battery pack.* Releases the battery pack from the battery bay. Contains the memory module slots. Holds the hard drive. Enable airflow to cool ...
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    Wireless antennae (select models only) On select computer models, there are at least 2 wireless antennae that send and receive wireless device signals. They are not visible from the outside of the computer. For optimal transmission, keep the areas immediately around the antennae free from ...
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    Additional hardware components Component (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) Battery pack* AC adapter Power cord* Country-specific modem cable adapter (select models... or to a countryspecific modem adapter. *Modem cables, battery packs, and power cords vary in appearance by region and country. ENWW Components 11
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    ... you may need when you troubleshoot system problems or travel internationally with the computer. ● Service tag-Provides the product ... traveling internationally. Wireless certification labels are affixed inside the memory module compartment. ● ● ● ● 12 Chapter 1 Notebook Tour ENWW
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    ...-alone DC power source, it should be powered only with an AC adapter or a DC power cord supplied by or approved for an HP computer. The computer is capable of accepting DC power within the following specifications. Input Power Operating voltage Operating current Rating 18.5 V dc to ...
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    ... components" section. The following table identifies the input and output signals supported by the expansion port on the computer. Feature USB 2.0 10/100 Ethernet Gigabit Ethernet ... Microphone audio-in * Requires the use of an optional expansion product. Support Yes Yes No Yes Yes 65W - ...
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    ...and table describe the computer TouchPad. Component (1) TouchPad* Description Moves the pointer and selects or activates items on the screen. Can be set to perform other mouse functions, such as scrolling, selecting, and doubleclicking. Functions like the left button on an external mouse. ...
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    ...and right buttons on an external mouse. To scroll up and down using the TouchPad vertical scroll area,... Other features, such as mouse speed preferences and mouse trails, are also found in Mouse Properties.... Properties, select Start > Control Panel > Printers and Other Hardware > Mouse. 16 Chapter 2...
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    ... features of the notebook. Hotkeys Hotkeys are combinations of the fn key (1) and either the esc key (2) or one of the function keys (3). The icons on the f1 through f12 keys represent the hotkey functions. Hotkey functions and procedures are discussed in the following sections. ENWW Keyboard 17
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    ... display information about system hardware components and the system BIOS version number. Press fn+esc... Windows fn+esc display, the version of the system BIOS (basic input-output system) is displayed as...BIOS date is displayed in decimal format. The BIOS date is sometimes called the system ROM version ...
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    .... Checkups for computer functionality. Automated and interactive troubleshooting, repair solutions, and system recovery procedures. Links to HP support specialists. You can .... After you have set up your Internet or network services and your Web browser home page, you can...
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    .... When standby is initiated, your information is stored in random access memory (RAM), the screen is cleared, and power is conserved. While the computer ...The computer must be turned on before you initiate standby. If the computer is in hibernation, you must restore from hibernation ...
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    ...set a Windows user password or a Windows administrator password. For instructions, refer to the Help and Support Center. To use QuickLock, press fn+f6 to display the Log On window and lock the computer. Then follow the instructions on the screen to enter your Windows user ...
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    Keypads The computer has an embedded numeric keypad and also supports an optional external numeric keypad or an optional external keyboard that includes a numeric keypad. ... by the icon in the upper-right corner of the key. Enabling and disabling the embedded numeric keypad Press fn+num ...
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    ... keypad between their standard keyboard functions and their keypad functions by using the fn ... temporarily as standard keys while the keypad is on: ● ● Press and hold the fn key to type in lowercase. ...turned off, the num lock light on the computer is turned off. If an external keypad is connected,...
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    24 Chapter 2 TouchPad and Keyboard ENWW
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    ...following illustration and table identify and describe the power control and light locations. NOTE Your computer may ...Microsoft® Windows® shutdown procedures cannot be used, press and hold the power button for at least 5 seconds to turn off the computer. ENWW Power control and light locations 25
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    ...full charge capacity. Blinking: A battery pack that is the only available power source has reached ...plugged into an external power source, the light is turned off when all batteries in the computer are fully ...stays off until the battery reaches a low-battery condition. *There are 2 power lights. Both...
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    ...Work in most software applications Recommended power source ● ● Charged battery pack in the computer External power supplied through one of the following devices Charge or calibrate a battery pack .... Charging the battery pack may damage aircraft electronic systems. ENWW Power sources ...
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    ...risk of electric shock or damage to the equipment: Plug the power cord into an AC outlet that is easily ... from the AC outlet (not by unplugging the power cord from the computer). If provided with a 3-pin attachment ...) 3-pin outlet. Do not disable the power cord grounding pin; for example, by attaching...
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    ...a expansion product. Do not add or remove memory modules. Do not insert or remove any hard drives or optical drives. Do not connect or ... or an ExpressCard. Hibernation saves your work to a hibernation file on the hard drive, and then shuts down the computer. The power lights are turned off. When you ...
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    ...stored in random access memory (RAM), and then the screen is cleared. When the computer is in standby, it uses less power than when it ... to the screen when you resume from standby. Hibernation saves your work to a hibernation file on the hard drive, and then shuts down the computer. When the computer...
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    ... functionality, do not initiate standby or hibernation while reading or writing to a CD, DVD, or external media card. To prevent loss of information, do not initiate standby or hibernation while writing to a CD, DVD, or external media card. Standby and hibernation interfere with the use ...
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    ...power features on the computer, refer to "Power options." The controls and lights discussed in this section are illustrated ... Off Computer > Turn Off. NOTE If the system is unresponsive and you are unable... 5 seconds. Disconnect the computer from external power and remove the battery pack. 32 Chapter...
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    .... ● ● The power lights blink. The screen clears. No action required. ● If the computer is running on battery power, the system initiates standby after 10 minutes of computer inactivity. (Default setting) Power settings and timeouts can be changed using Power Options in ...
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    ... clears. No action required. If the computer is running ● on battery power, the system initiates hibernation ● After 30 minutes ...the battery pack reaches a critical low-battery condition. Power settings and timeouts can be changed using Power Options in Windows Control Panel. Restore from user-...
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    ...audio alert to warn you when the battery pack reaches a low-power condition, or you can ...indicate whether the computer is running on battery or external power. To show the Power Meter icon in the notification ... Start > Control Panel > Performance and Maintenance > Power Options. Click the Advanced tab...
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    ... schemes, depending on whether the computer is running on battery or external power. You can also set a power scheme that initiates standby or turns off the display or hard drive after a time interval ... Meter icon in the notification area, and then click Adjust Power Properties. Click the Advanced ...
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    ...processor performance on external and battery power for the available power schemes. Power scheme Processor... based on CPU demand. CPU performance is lower on battery power, then steadily decreases... steadily decreases as the battery discharges. Home/Office Desk Portable/Laptop (default) * Presentation...
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    ...the computer contains a charged battery pack and is running on external AC power supplied through the ...is plugged into external AC power enables the battery pack to charge and also protects your... outage. However, a battery pack in the computer slowly discharges when the computer is turned off and not ...
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    ...battery pack, charge it fully before turning on the computer. A battery pack inserted in the computer charges ..., an optional expansion product, or an optional power adapter. A battery pack inserted in the computer charges ... reached a low-battery condition and is not charging. ENWW Battery packs 39...
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    ... pack has reached a critical low-battery condition and is not charging. Off... instead of simply charging it. For calibration instructions, refer to "Calibrating a battery pack." Displaying charge... on the screen This section explains how to access and interpret battery charge indicators. Viewing charge...
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    Managing low-battery conditions The information in this section describes the alerts and system responses set at the factory. Some low-battery condition alerts and system responses can be changed using Power Options in Windows Control Panel. Preferences ...
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    ... When the computer cannot restore from hibernation To resolve a low-battery condition when the computer lacks the power to restore from hibernation: 1. 2. Insert a charged battery pack or plug the computer into external power. Restore from hibernation by pressing the power button. 42...
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    ..., or optional expansion product, and then plug the adapter or device into external power. The battery light on the computer is turned on. 3. Leave the computer plugged into external power until the battery pack is fully charged. The battery light on the computer is turned off....
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    ... during the discharge process The monitor will not turn off automatically. Hard drive speed will not decrease automatically when the computer is idle. System-initiated hibernation ... the battery pack is fully discharged, the battery light is turned off and the computer shuts down. 44 ...
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    ...the computer into external power and maintain external power until the battery pack is fully recharged... pack is fully charged and the battery light is turned off. Access the Power Schemes tab by... click Apply. Conserving battery power Using the battery conservation procedures and settings described in...
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    ... a computer will be unused and disconnected from external power for more than 2 weeks, remove the battery pack and store it separately. To prolong the charge of ..., dispose of or recycle a battery pack by using the public collection system or by returning it to HP, your service partner,...
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    ...standby before you move a computer or external hard drive from one location to another. Before... or move the computer when the drive is writing to a medium. The write process is sensitive to vibration. When the battery pack... x-rays instead of magnetism and will not damage a drive. ENWW Drive care 47...
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    IDE drive light The IDE drive light blinks when either the primary hard drive or an optical drive is being accessed. 48 Chapter 4 Drives ENWW
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    ...Then shut down the computer through the operating system. To remove the hard drive: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Save your work. Shut down the computer and close the display. Turn the computer upside down, with the hard drive bay toward you. Loosen the 2 hard drive cover screws ...
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    ... To install a hard drive: 1. 2. Lower the hard drive into the hard drive bay (1). Slide the hard drive toward the hard drive connector (2) until it is fully seated. 3. 4. Align the tabs (1) on the hard drive cover with the notches on the computer. Close the cover (2). 50 Chapter 4 Drives ENWW
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    5. Tighten the hard drive cover screws (3). ENWW Hard drive 51
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    ... or write to optical drives as described in the following table. Type of Optical Drive Read CD and DVD-ROM Yes Yes Yes Write to CD-RW Write to DVD ±RW/R No Yes Yes LightScribe DVD/CD-RW Drive DVD±RW Double Layer LightScribe DVD±RW Double Layer Yes Yes Yes No No Yes...
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    Inserting an optical disc 1. 2. 3. 4. Turn on the computer. Press the release button (1) on the drive bezel to release the media tray. Pull out the tray (2). Hold the CD or DVD by the ... opens. It prompts you to select how you want to use the media content. ENWW Optical drives 53
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    ... an optical disc (with power) If the computer is running on external or battery power: 1. 2. 3. Turn on the computer. Press the release button (1) on the drive bezel to release the media tray, and then pull out the tray (2). Remove the disc (3)...
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    Removing an optical disc (without power) If external or battery power is unavailable: 1. 2. 3. Insert the end of... access in the front bezel of the drive. Press in gently until the tray is released, and then pull ... Close the media tray and place the disc in a protective case. ENWW Optical drives 55
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    ... standby or hibernation when writing to a CD or DVD. If standby or hibernation is accidentally initiated during playback of a drive medium (such as a CD or DVD Your playback may be ... You may need to restart the CD or DVD to resume audio and video playback. 56 Chapter 4 Drives ENWW
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    5 Multimedia Multimedia Hardware Using the optical drive The optical drive allows you to play, copy, and create CDs or DVDs, depending on the type of installed drive and installed software. Identifying the installed optical drive To view the type of optical ...
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    Inserting an optical disc 1. 2. 3. 4. Turn on the computer. Press the release button (1) on the drive bezel to release the media tray. Pull out the tray (2). Hold the CD or DVD by the edges to avoid touching the flat surfaces, and position the disc over the ...
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    ... an optical disc (with power) If the computer is running on external or battery power: 1. 2. 3. Turn on the computer. Press the release button (1) on the drive bezel to release the media tray, and then pull out the tray (2). Remove the disc (3)...
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    Removing an optical disc (without power) If external or battery power is unavailable: 1. Insert the end of... in the front bezel of the drive. 2. 3. Press in gently until the tray is released, and then pull ... the outer edges of the disc. Hold the disk by the edges and avoid touching the flat surfaces....
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    ... to control the play of an audio CD or a DVD that is inserted in the optical drive. NOTE To control the play ... To play, pause, or resume an inserted audio CD or a DVD, press fn+f9 (2). To stop ...+f10 (3). To play the previous track of an audio CD or the previous chapter of a DVD that is playing, press...
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    Using the audio features The following illustration and table describe the audio features of the computer....Decreases computer sound. Increases computer sound. Turns off computer sound. Connects an optional... headset or microphone. Connects optional optional powered stereo speakers, headphones, ear buds...
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    ...) jack The computer is equipped with a microphone jack that supports an optional monaural (single sound channel) microphone. Select models support a stereo (dual sound channel) microphone. NOTE When connecting a... will need an optional mini TOS link cable and/or adapter. ENWW Multimedia Hardware 63
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    ... following controls: ● Computer volume buttons To mute or restore volume, press the volume mute button. ... place it there: a. b. c. d. Select Start > Control Panel > Sounds, Speech, and Audio Devices > Sounds and Audio Devices. Click the Volume tab. Select the Place volume icon in the taskbar check...
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    ... display device to the computer. To connect a display device to the computer, connect the device cable to the external monitor port. NOTE If a properly connected external display device does not display an image, press fn +f4 to transfer the image to the device. ENWW Multimedia Hardware 65
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    ..., while simultaneously supporting an image on the computer display or on any other supported external display. NOTE To transmit video signals through the... 2. 3. Connect the other end of the cable to the video device, as instructed in the documentation included with the device. Press the fn+f4 keys ...
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    ...models are covered in this section: one that fits in the PC Card slot and one that fits in the ExpressCard slot. NOTE Depending on your computer model, you may not have both a PC Card slot and an ExpressCard slot. Refer to the computer user guide. The following illustration identifies the 2 remote ...
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    ...! Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type. Dispose of used batteries according to the instructions. To insert the battery into ... (PC Card version): 1. On the back of the remote control, turn the battery compartment cover counterclockwise (1) and remove it (2). 68 Chapter 5 ...
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    2. With the positive side of the battery facing up, insert the battery into the compartment. 3. Insert the tabs on the battery compartment cover into the slots in the battery compartment and turn the cover clockwise to close. ENWW Multimedia Hardware 69
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    ... be stored in the PC Card slot of the computer for convenience and safety. CAUTION To prevent damage to the computer and remote control, do not insert the PC Card version of the remote control or a... is firmly in place. CAUTION If the remote control does not easily slide into the slot, be...
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    ... press to initiate hibernation. In standby, briefly press to resume from standby. In hibernation, briefly press to restore from hibernation. Function in QuickPlay (select models only) Press to turn QuickPlay off. DVD Menu If the computer is On...
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    ... system volume. Mute ● ● Press to mute system volume. If muted, press to restore system volume. ● ● Press to mute system volume. If muted, press to restore system volume. Previous Press to go back to the previous track or chapter. Press to...
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    ..., this button is inactive. Information Press to view information about a selected item in an application (if available). Press to display battery and volume status. If playing a DVD, the DVD title, chapter, and time information is also displayed. Print Press to open the ...
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    ... refer to the QuickPlay User Guide. Depending on your computer model, the QuickPlay User Guide is available either on CD or through the Help and Support Center. ● Some remote control buttons perform the same functions as computer buttons. ...
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    ...control. For information on the PC Card remote control, refer to "HP Mobile Remote Control (PC Card version)." Inserting ... Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type. Dispose of used batteries according to the instructions. To insert the battery into the HP Mobile Remote Control (...
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    2. With the positive side of the battery facing up, insert the battery into the compartment. 3. Replace the battery compartment cover. 76 Chapter 5 Multimedia ENWW
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    ...Control (ExpressCard version) can be stored in the ExpressCard slot of the computer for convenience and safety. CAUTION To prevent damage to the computer and remote control, do...lies flush with the edge of the computer. CAUTION If the remote control does not easily slide into the slot, be sure you are...
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    ... press to initiate hibernation. In standby, briefly press to resume from standby. In hibernation, briefly press to restore from hibernation. Function in QuickPlay (select models only) Press to turn QuickPlay off. Switch Screens Press to switch the ...
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    ... (select computer models only) or the default music application. None DVD Menu If the computer is On, press to open the default Windows DVD player. On and playing a DVD, press to view the menu of the DVD. In standby, press briefly to resume from standby. In hibernation, press to open QuickPlay ...
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    ... selected item in an application (if available). Press to display battery and volume status. If playing a DVD... to mute system volume. If muted, press to restore system volume. ● ● Press to mute system volume. If muted, press to restore system volume. Volume Up Press to increase system volume...
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    ... on your computer model, the QuickPlay User Guide is available either on CD or through the Help and Support Center. ● Some ... Be sure the battery is properly installed and has a charge. Replace the battery if necessary. Be sure you are using the remote control with a supported computer or expansion ...
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    ... may be supported Playing digital media, including audio and video CDs, audio and video DVDs, and Internet radio ... 2. 3. Insert the multimedia software CD into the optical drive. When the installation wizard opens, follow the installation instructions on the screen. Restart the computer if prompted....
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    ... may be located in subfolders. 2. 3. Insert the media disc, such as an audio CD, into the optical drive. Follow the instructions on the screen. - or - 1. Insert the media disc, such as an audio CD, into the optical drive. An AutoPlay dialog box opens. ...
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    ...to a destination disc or from a network drive to a destination disc. Instead, copy from a source disc or network drive to your hard drive, and then copy from your hard drive to the destination disc. Do not use the computer keyboard or move the computer while the ...
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    ... region setting on your DVD drive. If the region code on a DVD does not match ...must change the region setting on your DVD drive. DVD region settings can be changed ...Hardware tab > Device Manager. Click DVD/CD-ROM drives, right-click the DVD drive for which you want to change region settings, and then ...
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    86 Chapter 5 Multimedia ENWW
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    .... The Media Reader (select models only) supports the following digital card formats Secure Digital (SD) Memory Card Secure Digital Input/Output (SD I/O) MultiMediaCard (MMC) Memory Stick (MS) Memory Stick Pro (MSP) SmartMedia (SM) xD-Picture Card (XD) ...
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    Inserting a digital card CAUTION To prevent damage to the digital card connectors, use minimal force to insert a digital card. To insert a digital card: 1. 2. Hold the digital card label-side up, with the connectors facing the computer. Gently slide the card into the Media Reader until the card is ...
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    ... loss of data or an unresponsive system, stop the digital card before removing it. To stop or remove a digital card: 1. Close all files and applications that are associated with the digital card. NOTE To stop a data transfer, click Cancel in the operating system Copying window. 2. To stop the ...
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    ... designed to conform to the standard specifications of the Personal Computer Memory Card International Association (PCMCIA). The PC ... slot (select models only) supports ● ● 32-bit (CardBus) and 16-bit PC .... If you are instructed by the PC Card manufacturer to install device drivers: Install only ...
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    Inserting a PC Card CAUTION To prevent damage to the computer and external media cards, do not insert an ExpressCard into a PC Card slot or a PC Card into an ExpressCard slot. CAUTION To prevent damage to the connectors: Use minimal force to insert a PC Card. Do not move or transport the computer ...
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    ...or remove a PC Card: 1. Close all applications and complete all activities that are associated with the PC Card....the card (2) out of the slot. NOTE An inserted PC Card uses power even when idle. To conserve power, stop or remove a PC Card when it is not in use. 92 Chapter 6 External Media Cards ...
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    ...ExpressCards are designed to conform to the standard specifications of the Personal Computer Memory Card International Association (PCMCIA). NOTE An ExpressCard ... software required for the device. If you are instructed by the ExpressCard manufacturer to install device drivers: Install only the device...
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    Inserting an ExpressCard CAUTION To prevent damage to the computer and external media cards, do not insert ... contain a protective insert. The insert must be released and then removed before you can insert... slot insert: a. b. Press the insert (1) firmly inward, and then quickly release it. Gently pull ...
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    b. Gently slide the card into the ExpressCard slot until the card is seated. The operating system will issue a sound to indicate that a device has been connected. NOTE The first time you insert an ExpressCard, the "Found New Hardware" message is displayed in the notification area, at the far right...
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    ... removing it. To stop or remove an ExpressCard: 1. Close all applications and complete all activities that are associated with the ExpressCard. NOTE To stop ...Click Stop. To remove the ExpressCard: a. b. Press the ExpressCard (1) firmly inward, and then quickly release it. Gently pull the card out of...
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    ... to connect an optional external device, such as a USB keyboard, mouse, drive, printer, scanner, or hub, to the computer or to an optional expansion product. A ... that can be used with the computer. The USB ports on the computer support USB 2.0 and USB 1.1 devices. Connecting a USB device CAUTION To ...
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    ...3. Click Stop. Required USB software Some USB devices may require additional support software, which is usually included with the device. For more information about device-specific software, refer to the user guide for the device. 98 Chapter 7 External Devices ENWW
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    ... often require a 1394 connection. The 1394 port, illustrated below, supports IEEE 1394a devices. Connecting a 1394 device CAUTION To prevent ... notification area. 3. Click Stop. Required 1394 software You may have to load device-specific drivers and other software before using some 1394 devices. For...
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    Using the expansion port The expansion port on the left side of the computer allows you to connect the computer to an optional expansion product. An optional expansion product provides additional ports and connectors that can be used with the computer. 100 Chapter 7 External Devices ENWW
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    ... electric shock and damage to the equipment, unplug the power cord and remove all battery packs before installing a memory module. CAUTION ... external devices connected to the computer. Disconnect the power cord. Turn the computer upside down. Remove the battery pack from the computer...
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    ... memory module compartment cover (2) away from the computer. 8. To remove a memory module: a. b. Pull away the retention clips (1) ... memory module tilts up.) Grasp the edge of the memory module (2) and gently pull the module out of the memory module slot. (To protect a memory module after removal, ...
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    ... the memory module (3) down until the retention clips snap into place. 10. Align the tabs (1) on the memory module compartment cover with the notches on the computer. 11. Close the cover (2). ENWW Adding or replacing memory modules 103
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    12. Tighten the memory module compartment cover screws (3). 13. Replace the battery pack. 14. Reconnect external power and external devices. 15. Turn on the computer. 104 Chapter 8 Memory Modules ENWW
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    ... the hibernation file. If you experience problems with hibernation after increasing memory, verify that the hard drive has enough free space to accommodate a .... Right click the primary hard drive listing, and then click Properties. ENWW Effects of increasing memory 105
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    ... (select models only) NOTE Video memory capacity and settings vary by model. Video memory ... arrow keys to select the Advanced menu. Memory information and settings are displayed. 5. 6. To change the shared video ... choose your Shared Video Memory preference. To set your preference and exit the Setup ...
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    ... where you can access a wireless network. Contact your Internet service provider (ISP) or search the Web for a list of hotspots near you.... is listed, either the computer does not have an integrated 802.11 wireless device, or the driver for the 802.11 wireless device is not properly installed. ENWW ...
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    ...the wireless button and light varies by model. The computer may have the following software controls to turn on, turn off, enable, and disable the wireless devices. Wireless Control... Wireless device controls in the Setup Utility Description Enables you to turn on and off 802.11 and Bluetooth...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 119
    ...more of 3 industry standards: ● ● 802.11b supports data rates of up to 11 Mbps and operates at a frequency of 2.4 GHz. 802.11g supports data rates of up to 54 ...operate on the same network. 802.11a supports data rates of up to 54 Mbps and operates at a frequency of 5 GHz. ...
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    ...your home Microsoft® Windows® XP supports WLAN with the Wireless Network Connection feature. To set up a WLAN and connect to the Internet ... equipment A broadband modem (either DSL or cable) (1) and high-speed Internet service purchased from an Internet service provider (ISP...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 121
    ... states." Be sure that your router is correctly installed and configured. For instructions, refer to your router user guide. Use the Wireless Network ... the information and Web site links provided in the Help and Support Center. 2. 3. Connecting to a public WLAN Contact your ISP ...
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    ... to establish a wireless connection to a cellular phone and to act as the Bluetooth cellular phone audio ... as keyboards, pointing devices, gaming devices, and remote monitoring devices. Fax—Provides...€”Provides a wireless connection between a headset and a computer or cellular phone. The headset acts...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 123
    ... on, one or more of the wireless devices are on. NOTE Turning on a wireless device does not automatically connect the computer to a WLAN. For information on setting up a WLAN...(select models only)." NOTE The location of the wireless button and light varies by model. You can enable and...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 124
    ... pressing the wireless button disables both devices. It does not turn on the devices. ● Wireless Assistant shows that both WLAN and Bluetooth are disabled... want to turn on the device that is off 1. 2. ● *Pressing the button does not turn on both devices. NOTE If you want ...
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    ... devices If ● Wireless Assistant shows that both WLAN and Bluetooth are turned on Wireless light is... Wireless Assistant shows that both WLAN and Bluetooth are turned off Wireless light is off Wireless Assistant shows that one device is turned on and the other device is turned off Wireless light is...
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    116 Chapter 9 Wireless (Select Models Only) ENWW
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    10 Modem and Local Area Network Modem The modem in the computer must be connected ... circuitry (1), which prevents interference from TV and radio reception, orient the circuitry end ... The computer may look different from the illustrations in this guide. The location of the modem jack varies by model....
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    ... to the equipment, do not plug a modem or telephone cable into the RJ-45 (network) jack. To connect a modem cable: 1. 2. Plug the modem cable into the modem jack (1) on the computer. Plug the modem cable into the RJ-11 telephone wall jack (2). 118 Chapter 10 Modem and Local Area Network ENWW
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    ... Telephone jacks vary by country. To use the modem and the modem cable outside the country in which you ... adapter. To connect the modem to an analog telephone line that does not have an RJ-11 telephone jack: ...> Control Panel. Click Date, Time, Language, and Regional Options. Click Regional & Language ...
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    ... the modem in a way that violates the telecommunications regulations and laws of the country you are visiting, select ...(If you select a country or region that is not supported by the modem, the Country/Region selection for USA ... an outside line. 6. 120 Chapter 10 Modem and Local Area Network ENWW
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    ... To determine the dialing mode supported by a telephone line, dial a few digits on the telephone, and then listen for clicks (pulses) or tones. Clicks indicate that the telephone line supports pulse ... receives a dial tone it does not recognize, it does not dial and displays a "No Dial ...
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    ... box: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select Start > Control Panel > Network and Internet Connections. On the upper menu in the left .... If you select a country or region that is not supported by the modem, the Country/Region selection for USA ... connection wizard. 122 Chapter 10 Modem and Local Area Network ENWW
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    ... cable contains noise suppression circuitry (1), which prevents interference from TV and radio reception, orient the circuitry end of the cable ... the computer. NOTE The computer may look different from the illustrations in this guide. The location of the network jack varies by model. To connect the ...
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    2. Plug the other end of the cable into a network wall jack (2). WARNING! To reduce the risk of electric shock, fire, or damage to the equipment, do not plug a modem or telephone cable into the RJ-45 (network) jack. 124 Chapter 10 Modem and Local Area Network ENWW
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    ... of the computer Use this security feature ● ● Unauthorized access to the contents of a hard drive Unauthorized startup from an optical or diskette drive Computer ... ● ● Firewall software Windows updates Unauthorized access to the Setup Utility, BIOS settings, and other system identification ...
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    ..., it is essential to record each password immediately and store it in a secure place. Guidelines for setting ... is not case sensitive. Must be set and entered with the same keys. For example, if ... be entered at a Windows prompt. Tips for creating and saving passwords When creating passwords, follow ...
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    ...to a Windows user account. It also protects access to the computer contents and must be entered when you resume from standby or restore from hibernation. Protects access to the computer by displaying the Windows operating system Log On dialog box....
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    ... is set, it must be entered each time you turn on the computer, restart, or restore from hibernation. CAUTION If you forget your power-on...-protected drive. CAUTION If you forget your DriveLock password, the hard drive that is protected by your password is permanently locked and can no longer be used....
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    ...exit the Setup Utility, press f10, and then follow the instructions on the screen. Your preferences ...you must restart the computer and try again. Power-on password The power-on password prevents ... be entered each time you turn on the computer or restart or restore from hibernation. A poweron password...
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    ... the screen. Use the arrow keys to select Security > Power-On password, and then press enter. ● ● To set a power-on ... and exit the Setup Utility, press f10, and then follow the instructions on the screen. Your preferences go into effect when the computer restarts. Entering a power-on password At...
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    ... DriveLock-protected hard drive from becoming permanently unusable, record your DriveLock password and ... forget a DriveLock password, the hard drive that is protected by your password is permanently locked and can no...If the computer has a primary and secondary internal hard drive (select models only),...
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    ... computer has one hard drive, select Security > DriveLock Password, and then press ...called Primary DriveLock Password on models with two hard drives.) - or - ● 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. If you want DriveLock ...secondary hard drive (select models only), select Security > Secondary DriveLock Password, and ...
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    ...drive (select models only). A second hard drive is designed to provide storage and is not configured as ...the computer has one hard drive, select Security > DriveLock Password, and then press enter....the secondary hard drive (select models only), select Security > Secondary DriveLock Password, and then ...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 144
    ... computer has one hard drive, select Security > DriveLock Password, and then press enter.... called Primary DriveLock Password on models with two hard drives.) - or - ● 3. If you want to remove the... secondary hard drive (select models only), select Security > Secondary DriveLock Password, and then...
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    ... you protect the computer against new viruses beyond 60 days by purchasing extended update service. Instructions for using and updating Norton Internet Security software and for purchasing extended update service are provided within the application. To view and access ...
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    ... the security cable around a secured object. Insert the key (1) into the cable lock (2). Insert the cable lock into the security cable slot on the computer (3), and then lock the cable lock with the key. NOTE The location of the security cable slot varies by model. 136 Chapter 11 Security ENWW
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    ... keys to navigate and make selections. Pointing devices are not supported in the Setup Utility. ... Saving Changes, press enter, and then follow the instructions on the screen. - or - ● Press f10, and then follow the instructions on the screen. Your preferences go into effect when the computer ...
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    .... Use the arrow keys to select Advanced > Language Support, and then press enter. Press f5 ...> Exit Saving Changes, press enter, and then follow the instructions on the screen. - or - ● Press f10, and then follow the instructions on the screen. Your preferences go into effect when the computer ...
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    ... to the values that were set at the factory: 1. 2. Open the Setup Utility by turning on or restarting the computer, and then pressing f10 while ...restarts. NOTE Your password, security, and language settings are not changed when you restore the factory default settings. ENWW Setup Utility defaults ...
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    ... View specification information about the processor, memory size, system BIOS, and keyboard controller version (...change, or delete a power-on password. Enable/disable, change, or remove a DriveLock password on the hard drive....select models only). Enable/disable diskette and CD-ROM boot devices. 140 ...
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    ... Memory (select models only) Total Video Memory (select models only) Language Support Boot Order Accessibility Options Embedded ... Change the Setup Utility language. Set the boot order for the diskette drive, CD-ROM drive, hard drive, and network adapter. Set f10 delay when starting up. Enable/disable...
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    142 Chapter 12 Setup Utility ENWW
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    ... you consult with your network administrator before installing any software updates, especially system BIOS updates. HP Software Update HP Software ... 30 days and provides a list of software updates and support alerts for the computer. To run HP Software Update: ▲ ...
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    ... is computer. The product family name, series number, and serial number (S/N) are provided on the service tag. To determine whether available BIOS updates contain later BIOS versions than those currently installed on the computer, you need to know...
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    ... to reliable external power using the AC adapter. Do not download or install a BIOS update while the computer is running on battery power, connected to an optional expansion ... Make a note of the path to the location on your hard drive where the BIOS update will be downloaded. You will need to ...
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    ... Using the hard drive path you recorded earlier, open the folder on your hard drive that contains the update. Double-click the file that has an .exe extension (... a successful installation, you may delete the downloaded file from your hard drive. 146 Chapter 13 Software Updates and Recovery ENWW
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    ...installing other software To download and install software other than a BIOS update: 1. 2. 3. Visit the HP Web site at http://www.hp.com and click the software ... the download instructions on the Web page. NOTE Make a note of the path to the location on your hard drive where the ...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 158
    ... add software or hardware. You can manually create additional restore points to provide increased ...and settings. It is recommended that you manually create restore points ● ● Before you add or extensively ...Click Create a restore point, and then click Next. Follow the on-screen instructions. 148 ...
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    ... Software Setup utility, can be reinstalled from your hard drive. To access the Software Setup utility, ... image but cannot restore your personal settings. Reinstalling applications from the hard drive To reinstall a ... from your hard drive: 1. 2. Select Start > All Programs > Software Setup, and then ...
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    ... that was preinstalled on the computer. NOTE If the computer does not have an optical drive, you may need to connect it to an optional external optical drive. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Plug the computer into external power through the AC adapter and turn on the computer. Immediately ...
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    ...reinstallation: ● ● You must reinstall all drivers required for computer functionality. To fully restore your system, you will also ... software. Copy personal information to storage devices other than the hard drive. Use the system backup utility available in Windows XP Professional. If you plan ...
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    ... System disc included with the computer: NOTE If the computer does not have an optical drive, you may need to connect it to an optional external optical drive. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Plug the computer into external power through the AC adapter, and turn on the computer. Immediately ...
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    ... type D:\SWSETUP\APPINSTL\SETUP.EXE where D indicates the optical drive. 3. Follow the on-screen instructions for installing the drivers. After the drivers are ....hp.com and click the software and drivers download link. To update optional software, follow the instructions included with the software. ...
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    154 Chapter 13 Software Updates and Recovery ENWW
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    ... periods. CAUTION Do not expose the computer or drives to temperature or humidity extremes. ● Keep the computer clean... not spray liquids on the computer keyboard, display, or drives, or allow liquids to drip onto them. ...not obstruct vents. Use the computer only on a hard, flat surface. Do not allow ...
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    ...If a computer will be unused and disconnected from external power for more than 2 weeks, remove the battery pack and store it separately. To prolong the charge of a ...of or recycle the battery packs by using the public collection system or by returning them to HP, your service partner, ...
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    ... on the screen. To avoid this, clean the TouchPad with a damp cloth, and wash your hands frequently when using the computer. ... or change the replacement cap. (Replacement caps are included with select models.) Display To remove smudges and lint, frequently clean the display with a soft, damp, lint-...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 168
    ... carefully; do not drop or compress the drive. Do not use excessive force ... the computer while the drive is writing to a medium. The write process is sensitive to vibration. When the battery pack ... of power, ensure that the battery pack is sufficiently charged before writing to a medium. Using Disk ...
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    ... outage could damage or destroy your information. Back up your files onto a CD-RW, DVD+RW, or USB drive to protect the security of your files. Create a restore point. In the event of a computer problem, these benchmarks allow you to go back in time ...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 170
    ... PC Cards, Secure Digital (SD) Memory Cards, ExpressCards, and so on. CAUTION To reduce the ... weeks, remove the battery pack and store it separately. If you are shipping the computer or a drive, ... your itinerary. Consult with Customer Care about power cord and adapter requirements for each location in...
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    ..., plug the computer into an AC outlet using the AC adapter. Make sure the power cord and AC adapter connections are secure. If the computer is running on battery power: ● Remove the primary battery pack and travel battery pack (if applicable) and plug the ...
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    ... computer screen is blank. ● To resume from standby or restore from hibernation, briefly press the power button. Standby and hibernation are energy-saving features ...® but is not in use or has reached a critical low-battery condition. To change these and other power settings, select Start > Control ...
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    ... power button, unplug the computer from external power and remove the battery pack. NOTE If you... device does not function as expected: ● Turn on the device as instructed in the device user guide.... manufacturer. The correct drivers are installed and updated. Drivers may be available on a CD included ...
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    ... Verify that the wireless light on the computer is turned on. Verify that the computer wireless antennae are free from obstructions. Verify that the wireless router and broadband modem are working correctly. 164 Chapter 15 Troubleshooting ENWW
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    ...To display the service tag information on the computer screen, click My Computer in the Help and Support Center. Date the computer was purchased. Conditions under which the problem occurred... telephone numbers through the Help and Support Center. Taking the computer to a service partner If ...
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    166 Chapter 15 Troubleshooting ENWW
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    ...static electricity by using one of the methods described in this chapter. Handling drives CAUTION To prevent damage to the computer, damage to a drive,... loss of information, observe these precautions: Before handling the drive, discharge static electricity by touching the unpainted metal surface of ...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 178
    Grounding methods If removal or installation instructions direct you to unplug the computer, unplug it after being properly grounded and before removing a ... a minimum of one megohm ±10 percent resistance in the ground cords. To provide proper ground, wear the strap snugly against ...
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    ... 38 battery pack disposal 156 battery pack maintenance 156 battery pack release latch 9, 38 bays battery 9, 12 hard drive 9 BIOS update downloading 145 installing 146 BIOS version 144 blank computer screen 162 Bluetooth device 31, 107, ...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 180
    ...keys hotkeys 17 identifying 2 G grounding methods 168 H hard drive displaying amount of free space 105 installing 50 maintenance 158 removing 49 hard drive bay, identifying 9 hardware maintenance 155... image 18, 20 using 18 HP Software Update 143 hubs 97 humidity specifications 13 I IDE drive light...
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    ...6 lights battery 5, 26 caps lock 5 IDE drive 5, 48 mute 5 num lock 5 power 5, ...Reader cards inserting 88 removing 89 stopping 89 supported types 87 memory adding or replacing memory modules 101 displaying ...9 memory module compartment cover removing 102 replacing 103 memory modules adding 101 replacing...
  • Compaq Presario V5000 | User Guide - Page 182
    ...setting preferences 35 sources 27 power button 4, 25 power connector 7 power cord 11 power ... down 32 slots Digital Media 8 ExpressCard 7 memory module 9 PC Card 8 security cable 8 ...1394 99 abnormal behavior 162 antivirus 135 BIOS update 145 Bluetooth for Windows 112 critical updates 135 device driver ...
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    ... hotkey 18 system information hotkey 18 system recovery 148 System Restore software 148 T temperature specifications 13 temperature, storage, battery pack 46 TouchPad ... user password 127 V vents 6, 9 video features 65 video memory 106 video transmission types 20 volume buttons 4...
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