Lenovo ThinkPad T430 (English) User Guide

Lenovo ThinkPad T430 Manual

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    User Guide ThinkPad T430 and T430i
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    ... product it supports, be sure to read and understand the following: • Safety, Warranty, and Setup Guide • ... Web site. To refer to them, go to http://www.lenovo.com/ThinkPadUserGuides. First Edition (May 2012) © Copyright Lenovo 2012. LIMITED AND RESTRICTED RIGHTS NOTICE: If data or software is ...
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    ...label ...Features ...Specifications ...Operating environment ...ThinkVantage Technologies and other software . Accessing ThinkVantage ...29 30 Chapter 4. Security ...Attaching a mechanical lock ...Using passwords...Passwords and sleep ... using a rescue medium ... 63 63 64 65 66 © Copyright Lenovo 2012...
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    ... view...Rear view ...Attaching a ThinkPad port replicator or docking station...Detaching a ThinkPad port replicator or docking station...Security feature ...Using the system lock key ... Windows 7 operating system . Installing device drivers ...ThinkPad Setup ...Main menu ...Config menu...Date ...
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    ...connect to the power mains with rated current less than or equal to 20 A per phase ...Lenovo product service information for Taiwan ... 163 163 Battery recycling information ...for Japan ... 165 165 165 Appendix C. Notices...Trademarks ... 169 170 © Copyright Lenovo 2012 iii
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    ... an ac power adapter, a mouse, a keyboard, a printer, or any other electronic device, so that they cannot be walked on, tripped over, pinched by your computer or other objects, or in any way subjected to treatment that could interfere with the operation of your computer. © Copyright Lenovo 2012 v
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    ... your product, observe all warnings on the product and in the operating instructions, and review the information included in this document carefully. By carefully following the ... even when the computer is unplugged, so the battery safety information applies to all computer products. vi User Guide
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    .... For a list of Service and Support phone numbers, see the following Web site: http://www.lenovo.com/support/phone.... installation are referred to as Customer Replaceable Units, or CRUs. Lenovo provides documentation with instructions when it is appropriate for customers to install options or replace ...
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    ... any power source. If you have any questions or concerns, contact the Customer Support Center. Although there are no moving parts in your computer after the power ...the computer and wait three to five minutes to let the computer cool before opening the cover. viii User Guide
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    ... requirements of the product. Never overload these devices. If power strips are used, the load should not exceed the power strip input rating. Consult an electrician for more information if you have questions about power loads, power requirements, and input ratings. © Copyright Lenovo 2012 ix
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    ...this label attached. There are no serviceable parts inside these components. If you suspect a problem with one of these parts, contact a service technician. External devices CAUTION... at least five seconds after the computer is shut down to disconnect external devices. x User Guide
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    ... notice DANGER Personal computers manufactured by Lenovo contain a coin cell battery to provide .... Batteries supplied by Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and...: • Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. • Keep the battery pack away from fire...
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    ... as required by local ordinances or regulations. The following statement applies to users in the state of California, U.S.A. California Perchlorate Information: Products containing CR (... Perchlorate Material - special handling may apply, See www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate xii User Guide
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    ... a bed, sofa, carpet, or other flexible surface. Never block, cover, or disable these features. • When the ac power adapter is connected to an electrical outlet and ... the risk of overheating. • Airflow temperatures into the computer should not exceed 35°C (95°F). © Copyright Lenovo 2012 xiii
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    ... before you open the device covers, unless instructed otherwise in the installation and configuration procedures.... in exposure to hazardous laser radiation. There are no serviceable parts inside the device. • Use ... those specified herein might result in hazardous radiation exposure. xiv User Guide
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    ... EN 50332-2 can be dangerous due to excessive sound pressure levels. If your Lenovo computer came with headphones or earphones in the package, as a set, the combination ... Notice for tablet personal computer users Safety notice for users in Australia © Copyright Lenovo 2012 xv
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    ...will expose you to lead, a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Wash hands after handling. Save these instructions. xvi User Guide
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    ... section introduces the computer hardware features to give you the basic information you will need to start using the computer. Front view Figure 1. ThinkPad T430 and T430i front view 1 Status indicators 3 Built-in stereo speaker (right) ...
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    ... stick Touch pad Touch pad buttons 8 TrackPoint buttons The keyboard contains the Lenovo unique UltraNav pointing device. Pointing, selecting, and dragging ... enables you to use your fingerprint to start the computer, enter the ThinkPad Setup program, or enter the Windows® operating system. 9 Fn key...
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    ..., turn on your computer and press this button when the ThinkPad logo is displayed on the screen. For more information about Rescue and Recovery, see ...dark conditions for prolonged periods. It is bad for your eyes. Right-side view Figure 2. ThinkPad T430 and T430i right-side view 1 Security keyhole ...
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    ...the bay. For certain models, a 9.5 mm hard disk drive is installed through the ThinkPad 12.7 mm Serial Hard Drive Bay Adapter III. 7 Smart card slot Some models have a smart card slot. Left-side view Figure 3. ThinkPad T430 and T430i left-side view 1 Fan louvers (left) 3 Combo ...
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    ... 7 operating system. If you are using other Windows operating system rather than Windows 7, the connector works as a USB 2.0 connector. Bottom view Figure 4. ThinkPad T430 and T430i bottom view Chapter 1. Product overview 5
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    ..., your computer might support one of the following port replicators or docking stations: • ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus for Mobile Workstations Series 3 (170 W) Connect your computer to the ...
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    Rear view Figure 5. ThinkPad T430 and T430i rear view. 1 Always On USB connector 3 Power jack 1 2 Ethernet connector 4 Fan louvers (rear) Always On USB connector By default, the Always On USB 2.0 connector enables you to charge some devices, such as iPod®, iPhone, ...
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    ...remove the second hard disk drive, or turn off the computer. 3 Caps Lock indicator When the indicator is on, the Caps Lock mode is enabled. You can type all alphabetic characters (A-Z) in upper ..., and battery status. The following shows the location and the meaning of the indicators. 8 User Guide...
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    ... The machine type and model label identifies your computer. If you contact Lenovo for help, the machine type and model number will enable support technicians to identify your computer and provide the highest level of service. Chapter 1. Product overview 9
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    ...in the label as shown below: FCC ID and IC Certification number label There is no FCC ID or IC Certification number for the PCI Express Mini Card shown on the...FCC ID and IC Certification number label is affixed on the card installed in the PCI Express Mini Card slot of your computer. 10 User Guide
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    ... need these numbers to start your computer or reinstall the operating system. The Windows Certificate of Authenticity of your computer is shown as below: Features ... Properties. Memory • Double data rate 3 synchronous dynamic random access memory (DDR3 SDRAM) Storage device • 2.5-inch solid state...
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    ... bay • ExpressCard slot • Media card reader slot • Smart card reader slot (on some models) • Docking station connector Optical drive • MultiBurner drive or DVD-... on model) Wireless features • Integrated wireless LAN • Integrated Bluetooth (on some models) 12 User Guide
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    • Integrated wireless WAN (on some models) • Integrated WiMAX (on some models) Security feature • Fingerprint reader (on some models) Specifications Size • Width: 340.5 mm (13.4 inches) • Depth: 232 mm (9.13 inches) • Height...
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    ... and other computing solutions offered by Lenovo, go to http://www.lenovo.com/support. Accessing ThinkVantage applications This ...Then, follow the instructions on the screen. When the installation process completes, the application icon will be activated. Table 1. Applications on Lenovo ThinkVantage ...
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    ... find the application you need in Control Panel, open the Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools application navigation window ... System and Security Hardware and Sound Lenovo - Web Conferencing Lenovo - Fingerprint Reader or... Lenovo - Factory Recovery Disks Lenovo - Update and Drivers Lenovo - Enhanced Backup and ...
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    ... provided by Google Maps or Microsoft Bing™ Maps. Lenovo AutoLock To help guard against unauthorized use, the Lenovo AutoLock program automatically locks the computer screen when the integrated camera ... The Lenovo Solution Center program enables you to troubleshoot and resolve computer problems. It...
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    ...and securely by providing easy access to various technologies, such as: • Lenovo Solution Center • Power ...displays messages to inform you about important notices from Lenovo, such as alerts on system updates and ...You also can use the SimpleTap program to access the Lenovo App Shop, from which you ...
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    ... system. If your Windows 7 model is not preinstalled with the SimpleTap program, you can download it from http://www.lenovo.com/support. System Update The System Update program helps you keep ..., device drivers, UEFI BIOS updates, and other third party applications). 18 User Guide
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    ... troubleshooting and answers to frequently asked questions: http://www.lenovo.com/support Can I get my user guide in another language? • To download the user guide in another language, go to http://www.lenovo.com/support. Then follow the instructions on the screen. On ...
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    ... networking features by use of the Access Connections program. • To learn more about using the wireless features of your ... Press Fn+F5, or use the wireless radio switch to enable or disable the wireless features. Need to...and hold the Fn key 1 , then press one of the function keys 2 . 20 User Guide
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    ... the same functionality as Fn+F7. Enabling or disabling the wireless features • Fn+F5 Enable or disable the built-in wireless networking features. Notes: To use this function, the following device drivers ... - OnScreen Display Utility - Wireless device drivers Changing the camera and audio settings ...
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    Press Fn+F6 to open the Communications settings window. From this window, you can take a picture, change ...see "Config menu" on page 113. • Fn+F3: Lock your computer. • Fn+B: Have the same function as...same function as the SysRq key. • Fn+K: Have the same function as the ScrLK key. 22 User Guide
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    ... 1. Click Start ➙ Control Panel ➙ Hardware and Sound ➙ Sound. The Sound window opens. 2. Click the Playback tab or Recording... volume by moving the slider. You also can get access to the desktop volume control by using the volume icon on the taskbar at the lower right of the screen. For details ...
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    ... key to achieve other functions. For details, refer to the help information system of the Windows operating system. Using the UltraNav pointing device Your computer comes with ... ➙ Control Panel ➙ Hardware and Sound ➙ Mouse ➙ UltraNav. Then change the settings as you desired. 24 User Guide
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    ... buttons at the bottom of the keyboard. To move the pointer 5 on the screen, you apply pressure to the nonslip cap on the pointing stick in any direction ...use the graphic scroll bars on the side of the window. If you are not familiar with the TrackPoint, these instructions will help you get started:...
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    ... mouse. Customizing the touch pad To customize the touch pad, do the following: 1. Click Start ➙ Control Panel ➙ Hardware and Sound ➙ Mouse ➙ UltraNav. 2. Under TouchPad, proceed to changing the settings. 26 User Guide
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    ... check box for Enable TouchPad. 3. Click OK. Adding the UltraNav icon to the Windows notification area For easy access to the UltraNav properties, you can enable the ... way you use your computer. For example: - How often you access the hard disk drive. - How bright you make the computer ...
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    ... if the battery indicator shows green when the ac power adapter is plugged in. • Always use power management features such as power modes, screen blank, sleep (standby), and hibernation. 28 User Guide
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    ... best balance between performance and power saving. For instructions on accessing the Power Manager program, see "Accessing ThinkVantage applications" on page 14. For more information about the ... features, press Fn+F5 or use the wireless radio switch. Enabling the wakeup function If you ...
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    ... click OK. Handling the battery This system supports only batteries specially designed for this specific system and manufactured by Lenovo or an authorized builder. The... other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery pack is not covered by the warranty. 30 User Guide
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    ... To avoid possible injury: • Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. • Keep the battery pack away from fire. • Do not ... of the type recommended by Lenovo. For more information on replacing the battery pack, contact your Customer Support Center. DANGER Do not drop, crush, ...
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    ... are used for data transmission, and access is provided by a wireless service carrier. Bluetooth Bluetooth ... wireless data transmission technology based on the 802.16 standard is expected to provide the user..., but without the need to physically connect a cable to the personal computer. 32 User Guide...
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    ...before boarding. Note: You can purchase a wireless network card as an option from Lenovo at http... information from your network administrator. Wireless upgradeable ThinkPad models Your computer can... devices are available from Lenovo. For more information, refer to "Finding ThinkPad options" on page 97...
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    ...help information system and the Bluetooth help information system. Using WiMAX Some ThinkPad notebook computers come with a built-in wireless LAN card integrating ...Access Connections gauge on the taskbar, or through the Access Connections icon and wireless status icon on the taskbar. 34 User Guide
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    ... - - - is marginal. - excellent. • Access Connections gauge states: wireless WAN - - - - No signal Signal ... Connections wireless status icon on the taskbar. • Access Connections icon states - - - No location ... strength, move your computer closer to the wireless access point. Chapter 2. Using your...
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    ...Select a feature to enable or disable it. • Click the Access Connections wireless status icon in the Windows notification ...more details, refer to the manuals provided with your monitor. Your computer can support a maximum.... If you set a higher resolution for the computer display, you 36 User Guide...
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    ... might appear on some displays, such as the shutdown screen of the Windows operating system. This is caused by the external ... or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation. 9. Click the Driver tab. 10. Click Update .... 11. Click Browse my computer for driver software, and then click Let me...
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    ...use the DVI monitor through the DVI connector of that unit: • ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 with USB 3.0 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 • ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 with USB 3.0 Notes: • The screen mode that can be used depends on...
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    ... can plug into DVI, VGA, or HDMI connectors. The Mini DisplayPort connector of your computer supports audio as well ...a presentation Note: If your computer is a Windows 7 model, it does not support Presentation Director, but the Fn+F7 or Win+P key combination is available for switching display output ...
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    ... changes. Using the NVIDIA Optimus Graphics feature Some ThinkPad notebook computers support NVIDIA Optimus Graphics. To achieve the ... your computer, close applications, or intervene manually. Note: The NVIDIA Optimus Graphics feature is only supported in Windows 7 operating system. 40 User Guide
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    ...following table shows which functions of the audio devices attached to the jacks on your computer or docking station are supported. Table 3. Audio feature list Headset ...supported Only headphone function supported Microphone function not supported Microphone jack of the dock Not supported...
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    ... for a 34 mm-wide card, a media card reader slot, or a smart card reader slot. If your computer has a media card reader slot, it supports the following cards: • Secure Digital(SD) cards 42 User Guide
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    ... select Add legacy hardware. The Add Hardware Wizard starts. 5. Follow the instructions on the screen. Removing an ExpressCard module, a flash media card, or ... after you eject the card from the Windows operating system, the card can no longer be accessed. To access the card, you must remove it first,...
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    ... your work area, setting up your computer equipment, and establishing healthy work habits. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to our customers with disabilities. Refer to our accessibility information which ...
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    ...and performance. Questions about vision? The visual display screens of ThinkPad notebook computers are designed to meet ... work breaks. Note that there are many ThinkPad product solutions available to help you ... some of these options: http://www.lenovo.com/accessories/services/index.html. Explore your ...
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    ThinkPad features that promote comfort: There are easy-to-use ThinkPad features that can help make your computer more comfortable to use. Accessibility information Lenovo is committed to providing people with disabilities greater access to information and technology. ...
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    ... of things to consider packing when you are going to be out of the office: Travel essentials: • ThinkPad ac power adapter • External mouse, if you are accustomed to using one ... to Other items you might wish to consider: • ThinkPad AC/DC Combo Adapter • External storage device 48 User Guide
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    ...responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking devices and security features. Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of locking ...automatically when you resume operation. Note: If a Windows password has been set, you ...
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    ...off and then turn it on again. 4. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1. the ThinkPad Setup program main menu opens. 5. Select Security, using the...if you forget it, you have to take your computer to a Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative to have the password canceled. 11...
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    ... Turn your computer off and then on again. 4. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1. the ThinkPad Setup program main menu opens. 5. Select ... hard disk password" on page 51, typing your password to get access to the ThinkPad Setup program. To change or remove the user hard disk password, do the ...
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    ... password The supervisor password protects the system information stored in ThinkPad Setup. Without it, no one can change the configuration of the...set, a password prompt is displayed when you try to start the ThinkPad Setup program. Unauthorized users cannot get access to configuration data. • The ...
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    ... the same supervisor password on many ThinkPad notebook computers to make administration easier. • By enabling the Lock UEFI BIOS Settings feature...off and then turn it on again. 4. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1. the ThinkPad Setup program main menu opens. 5. Select Security, using the...
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    ... If you forget your supervisor password, Lenovo cannot reset your password. You must... window. The next time you open the ThinkPad Setup program, you will be prompted to type your password... algorithms are integrated into UEFI BIOS and hardware design of ThinkPad notebook computers. To maximize security...
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    ...Security Chip submenu under the Security menu of ThinkPad Setup are the following: • Security Chip: activate, inactivate, or disable the security chip. • Security...computer off and then turn it on again. 4. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1. the ThinkPad Setup program main menu opens. 5....
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    ... Lenovo Web site. To download Client Security Solution, go to http://www.lenovo.com/support. Then follow the instructions on the screen. Using the fingerprint reader Depending... can start the computer, log on to the system, and enter the ThinkPad Setup by swiping your finger over the ...
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    ...authenticated. The fingerprint reader is ready to swipe in power-on authentication state. The fingerprint could not be authenticated. The power-on authentication feature is disabled after three bad fingerprint swipes. Swiping your finger over the reader To swipe your finger over the reader, do the ...
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    ... with your power-on password, your hard disk password, or both. The next time you start the computer, you can log on to the system by swiping your finger over the reader once. 58 User Guide
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    ...you forget your hard disk password, Lenovo cannot reset your password or recover ... menu of the ThinkPad Setup offers the following choices: • Predesktop Authentication: Enables or disables fingerprint ... then on again. 4. When the logo screen is displayed, press F1. The ThinkPad Setup opens. 5. Using...
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    ... under an operating system such as Windows. The data is still there, even though it seems ... (pay service) specifically developed for the purpose. For disposing of data on the hard disk drive, Lenovo ...://www.lenovo.com/support. Note: Running the application will take a couple of hours. 60 User Guide
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    ...be decrypted without the old key. This feature is enabled by ThinkPad Setup Menu Extension Utility and is available as a menu item in ThinkPad Setup. Using firewalls If your system is preintalled with... help you detect and eliminate viruses. Lenovo provides a full version of antivirus software on...
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    ... and a data medium. Your Microsoft Windows license permits you to create only ... Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Factory Recovery Disks. Then, follow the instructions on the screen. ... provides instructions on how to use recovery media on different operating systems. © Copyright Lenovo 2012...
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    ... settings, you might have to reinstall device drivers for some devices. See "Reinstalling preinstalled ... desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Enhanced Backup and ... options. Then, follow the instructions on the screen to complete the backup operation. 64 User Guide
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    ... desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Enhanced Backup and ... opens. 2. In the Rescue and Recovery main window, click the Launch advanced Rescue and ... your system from a backup icon. 4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the recovery operation. For more ...
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    ... click Restore your system and follow the instructions on the screen. For more information about the features of the Rescue ... desktop, click Start ➙ All Programs ➙ Lenovo ThinkVantage Tools ➙ Enhanced Backup and ... disk drive, use the following instructions to use the rescue medium: 66 User Guide
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    ...and Recovery workspace. Follow the instructions to complete the recovery process. Reinstalling preinstalled applications and device drivers Your computer ...configuration of your computer. Reinstall device drivers only when it is necessary to correct a problem with your computer. To reinstall a device...
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    ... boot device in the startup device sequence in the ThinkPad Setup program. Go to the Boot Menu ... or permanently change the startup device sequence. For more information about the ThinkPad Setup program, see "ThinkPad Setup" on page 112. It is important to create a rescue medium and a set of recovery ...
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    ...76 "Replacing the memory module" on page 80 "Replacing the wireless LAN/WiMAX card" on page 84 "Installing...these instructions. This system supports only batteries specially designed for this specific system and manufactured by Lenovo or an authorized builder. The system does not support unauthorized ...
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    ... message will be displayed: "The battery installed is not supported by this system and will not charge. Please replace the battery with the correct Lenovo battery for this system." DANGER If the rechargeable battery pack is incorrectly replaced, there is ...
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    ... until it clicks into place. 5. Slide the battery latch to the locked position. 6. Turn the computer over again. Reconnect the ... For longer battery life, an extended life battery is available as an option. You can attach it to the docking station connector of your computer by doing the following: ...
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    4. Slide the battery latch to the locked position. 5. Turn the computer over again. Reconnect the ac power adapter and all cables. To remove the ... mode. Then disconnect the ac power adapter and all cables from the computer. 2. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. 72 User Guide
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    ... 5. Turn the computer over again. Reconnect the ac power adapter and all cables. Replacing the hard disk drive Before you start, print these instructions. Notes: The hard disk drive or solid state drive is very sensitive. Incorrect handling can cause damage and permanent loss of data. Observe the ...
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    ...Remove the hard disk drive or solid state drive by pulling out the tab. 7. Detach the side rubber rails from the hard disk drive or the side spacer rails from the solid state drive. 74 User Guide
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    8. Attach the side rubber rails to the new hard disk drive or the side spacer rails to the new solid state drive. 9. Insert the hard disk drive or solid state drive into the slot; then press it firmly into place. 10. Reinstall the cover of the slot. Chapter 6. Replacing devices 75
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    ... and all cables. Replacing the keyboard Before you start, print these instructions. DANGER Electric current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous.... the screws on the memory slot cover 1 , then remove the cover 2 . 5. Remove the screws that secure the keyboard. 76 User Guide
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    6. Turn the computer over and open the display. 7. Push hard in the direction shown by the arrows 1 to unlatch the front side of the keyboard. The keyboard will open up slightly 2 . 8. Carefully lift the keyboard until you can see how it is connected. Hold the keyboard above the computer, and then...
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    Installing the keyboard To install the keyboard, do the following: 1. Attach the connector. 2. Insert the keyboard. Make sure that the rear edges of the keyboard are under the frame, as shown by the arrows. 78 User Guide
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    3. Slide the keyboard in the direction shown by the arrows. 4. Close the computer display, and turn the computer over. Reinstall the screws. Chapter 6. Replacing devices 79
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    ...by installing a a double data rate three (DDR3) synchronous dynamic random access memory (SDRAM) unbuffered small outline dual inline memory module (SO-DIMM...might not work properly. You can purchase the appropriate memory option from your Lenovo reseller or a marketing representative. 80 User Guide
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    Replacing memory in the slot on the underside of the computer Your computer has two memory slots: one under the keyboard and another on the underside of the computer. To replace the memory module, follow the procedure below: 1. Turn off the computer; then disconnect the ac power adapter and all ...
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    ... already in the memory slot, press out on the latches on both edges of the socket at the same time 2 and remove it 3 to make room for the new one. Be sure to save it for future use. 82 User Guide
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    6. Find the notch on the contact edge side of the memory module you are installing. Attention: To avoid damaging the memory module, do not touch its contact edge. 7. With the notched end of the memory module toward the contact edge side of the socket, insert the memory module 1 into the socket at ...
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    2. When the logo screen is displayed, press the F1 key. The ThinkPad Setup program main menu opens. The Installed memory item shows the total amount of ...is included, disconnect the cables by picking up the connectors with your fingers and gently unplugging them. 84 User Guide
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    6. Remove the screw 1 . The card pops up 2 . 7. Remove the card. 8. Align the contact edge of the new PCI Express Mini Card with the corresponding socket contact of the computer. Chapter 6. Replacing devices 85
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    Note: If the new PCI Express Mini Card has two connectors, as in the next drawing, put the white cable in the cable protection tube. 9. Pivot the card until you can snap it into place by pressing the upper side of the connectors 1 . Secure the card with the screw 2 . 86 User Guide
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    ... page 76. 5. If a tool for removing connectors is included in the package with the new card, use it to disconnect the cables from the card. If no such tool is included, disconnect the cables by picking up the connectors with your fingers and gently unplugging them. Chapter 6. Replacing devices 87
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    6. Remove the screw 1 . The card pops up 2 . Then remove the card. 7. Remove the card. 8. Align the contact edge of the new card with the corresponding socket contact of the computer 1 . 88 User Guide
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    Note: If the new PCI Express Mini Card has two connectors, as in the next drawing, put the white cable in the cable protection tube. 9. Pivot the card until you can snap it into place by pressing the upper side of the connectors 1 . Secure the card with the screw 2 . 10. Connect the cables to the...
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    ... and replacing the wireless WAN card Before you start, print these instructions. DANGER Electric ... electricity could damage the card. To replace or install the wireless WAN card, do the following: 1. Turn ... 69. 4. Loosen the screws on the memory slot cover 1 , then remove the cover 2 . 90 User Guide
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    5. If a tool for removing connectors is included in the package with the new card, use it to disconnect the cables from the card. If no such tool is included, disconnect the cables by picking up the connectors with your fingers and gently unplugging them. 6. Remove the screw 1 . The card pops up 2 ...
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    7. Remove the card. 92 User Guide
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    8. Align the contact edge of the new wireless WAN card with the corresponding socket. 9. Pivot the card until you can snap it into place by pressing the upper side of each connector 1 . Secure the card with the screw 2 . Note: Depending on the system configuration of your computer, the card might ...
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    ... you start, print these instructions. Your computer might require a SIM card to establish wireless WAN connections. Depending on the country of delivery, the SIM card... display, and turn it over. 3. Remove the battery. See "Replacing the battery" on page 69. 94 User Guide
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    ... how to reinstall the battery, refer to "Replacing the battery" on page 69. Replacing the Ultrabay device Before you start, print these instructions. To replace the Ultrabay device, do the following: 1. Turn off the computer; then disconnect the ac power adapter and all cables from the computer. ...
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    2. Unlock the bay lock latch 1 by sliding it to the top. While holding the bay lock latch in the unlocked position, slide the bay eject latch 2 to the left, then pull ... Ultrabay device 3 . 3. Insert the replaceable device into the bay; then press the device firmly into the connector. 96 User Guide
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    ...ThinkPad options" on page 97 "Using the Serial Ultrabay Enhanced feature" on page 97 "ThinkPad port replicators and docking stations" on page 100 Finding ThinkPad options If you want to expand the capabilities of your computer, Lenovo has a number of hardware ...
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    ... by installing a secondary hard disk drive using the ThinkPad 12.7 mm Serial ATA Hard Drive Bay Adapter III. The ThinkPad 12.7 mm Serial ATA Hard Drive Bay Adapter ... on page 73. 2. Open the hard disk drive stopper on the ThinkPad 12.7 mm Serial ATA Hard Drive Bay Adapter III. 98 User Guide
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    ... has a strap, be sure not to leave it under the drive. 4. Ensure that the hard disk drive is connected firmly. 5. Close the hard disk drive stopper. 6. Insert the ThinkPad 12.7 mm Serial ATA Hard Drive Bay Adapter III into the Serial Ultrabay Enhanced bay. Chapter 7. Enhancing your computer 99
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    ... Type the password. Now you can get access to the hard disk drive. ThinkPad port replicators and docking stations Depending on the model, your computer might support the following port replicators or docking stations: • ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3 • ThinkPad Port ...
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    4 Docking station connector: This is where you attach your computer. ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 and ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 ... lock key to lock the eject button. When the eject button is locked, you cannot attach or remove your computer. ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 and ThinkPad Mini Dock ...
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    .... Use it to connect an external headphone. Rear view ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3 and ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3 with USB 3.0 1 Power jack: Connect the ac power adapter.... USB 2.0 compatible devices. 4 USB 2.0 connector (on the ThinkPad Port Replicator Series 3) or USB 3.0 connector...
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    ... security cable lock that fits this keyhole to lock your port replicator to a stationary object to protect it from theft. ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 and ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3 with USB 3.0 1 2 3 Power jack: Connect the ac power adapter. DisplayPort connector: Connect ...
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    ...Connect the ac power adapter. Note: For the ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 (170 W) and ... the one on the computer. Attaching a ThinkPad port replicator or docking station To attach your computer ... you attach the computer to a supported ThinkPad port replicator or docking station, disconnect the ac ...
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    ...sure that any connection to an Ethernet connector has been disconnected. • The following illustrations are for the ThinkPad Mini Dock Series 3. The procedure is the same for other docking stations. For port replicators, start with step 2. 1. Make ...
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    ... of your computer is detached, or has no battery charge, your computer shuts down. Connecting an external display to the ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 and the ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 with USB 3.0 Group 1 (top figure) and Group 2 (lower figure) are ...
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    ... has been ended. • The system lock key of the docking station is in place and in the unlocked (horizontal) position for: - ThinkPad Mini Dock Series... Security feature Use the security keyhole on the ThinkPad port replicator or docking station to attach a mechanical lock. By attaching a mechanical ...
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    ... and security feature. Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of the locking device or security feature. For the ThinkPad docking stations, in addition to attaching a mechanical lock to the docking ...
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    ... system" on page 109 "Installing device drivers" on page 111 "ThinkPad Setup" on page 112 "... need to install the supplement files and ThinkPad device drivers for it at the same time. The necessary files are ... change the initial UEFI/Legacy Boot setting in ThinkPad Setup. The UEFI/Legacy Boot setting ...
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    ... software on your computer, do the following: 1. Start ThinkPad Setup. 2. Select Boot. 3. Select UEFI/Legacy ... To do this, run Setup.exe in C:\SWTOOLS\DRIVERS\INTELINF\infinst_autol. 9. Install ThinkPad AMD SMBus Driver for Windows 7 and ThinkPad AMD SATA Controller Driver for Windows 7. 10. Install ...
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    ...XP/Vista/7 The ThinkPad monitor file for Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 is in the following directory: C:\SWTOOLS\DRIVERS\MONITOR ... drive or solid state drive, download the ThinkPad monitor file for Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 from the ThinkPad Web site at: http://www.lenovo.com/ThinkPadDrivers Note: Before you...
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    ... information about them, go to http://www.lenovo.com/ThinkPadDrivers. ThinkPad Setup Your computer comes ...: 1. Turn on the computer. When the logo screen is displayed, press the F1 key. The ThinkPad Setup program ... enter the password. You can start ThinkPad Setup by pressing Enter instead of entering...
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    ...first interface you see after you enter ThinkPad Setup. It displays the following configuration of your computer: • UEFI BIOS Version • UEFI BIOS Date (Year-Month-Day... change the configuration of your computer, select Config from the ThinkPad Setup menu. The following table lists the...
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    ... Network Stack (for UEFI Only boot mode or Both with UEFI first) USB USB UEFI BIOS Support • Disabled • Enabled Load the Ethernet LAN Option ROM to enable ... Always On USB • Disabled • Enabled Always On USB Charge in off mode • Disabled • Enabled 114 User Guide
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    ... select Enabled, it enables USB 3.0 mode and allows USB 3.0 to be supported in the operating system. If you select Disabled, it disables and hides the USB 3.0 ... the computer from sleep mode to normal operation. Fn Key Lock • Disabled • Enabled If you select Enabled, you can ...
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    ... effective for boot time, password prompt, and ThinkPad Setup. Digital on Thinkpad is the Mini DisplayPort on your computer. Digial 1 on dock and Digital 2 on ... • ThinkPad LCD • Analog (VGA) • Digital on ThinkPad • Digital 1 on dock • Digital 2 on dock 116 User Guide
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    ... option enables the ExpressCard to specify the transfer speed it supports. Enable or disable a feature that powers on the system when the ac power adapter ... speed Battery Optimized: Always lowest speed Disabled: No runtime support, lowest speed Select a thermal management scheme to use. PCI Express ...
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    ... will sound when the entered password matches or does not match the configured password. Enable or disable ... a processor core. Keyboard Beep • Enabled • Disabled Serial ATA (SATA) SATA Controller ... Core Multi-Processing • Compatibility • AHCI • Disabled • Enabled CPU 118 User Guide...
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    ... in MEBx (Management Engine BIOS Extension) Setup. If you select Permanently Disabled, you will ...the Startup Interrupt Menu window, press the Enter key during the power-on self-test (POST). CIRA... time of your computer, select Date/Time from the ThinkPad Setup menu. The following submenu is displayed: ...
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    ... BIOS Settings Value • Disabled • Enabled • Disabled • Enabled • Disabled • Enabled Enable or disable the function that protects items in ThinkPad Setup from being changed by a user who does not have the supervisor password. By default, ...
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    ... security chip is not functional. Enable or disable the following Security Reporting Options: • BIOS ROM String Reporting: BIOS text string • CMOS Reporting: ...• High Password Authentication Reset Fingerprint Data • Disabled • Enabled • Enter Security Chip Security Chip ...
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    ... Disabled • Enabled Intel VT-d Feature • Disabled • Enabled I/O Port Access Ethernet LAN Wireless LAN WiMAX Wireless WAN Bluetooth • Disabled • Enabled • ...• Enabled • Disabled • Enabled USB Port ExpressCard Slot Ultrabay (HDD/Optical) 122 User Guide
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    ... service from Intel. Note: If you set the Intel AT module activation to Permanently Disabled,... or disable the UEFI BIOS interface to activate the computrace module. Computrace is an optional monitoring service ... settings. To do so, select Startup from the ThinkPad Setup main menu. Attention: • After...
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    ... LAN administrators in corporate networks to get remote access to your computer. 2. Set the startup order ...off the computer. 2. Turn on the computer; then, while the ThinkPad logo is displayed, press F12. 3. Select ...UEFI Only, the system cannot boot from the bootable UEFI/Legacy Boot 124 User Guide
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    ... and Legacy. Screen during the POST: • Quick: The ThinkPad Logo screen is displayed. • Diagnostics: Text messages are displayed. Note: You ...the boot priority order is locked for your future use. Restart menu If you need to close the ThinkPad Setup and restart the system, select Restart from the ...
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    ... to control your computer remotely, you must configure the network interface by setting the system-management features in the ThinkPad Setup program. You can configure the following functions in the program: 126 User Guide
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    ... you can disable Wake on LAN. To enable or disable Wake on LAN, do the following: 1. Start ThinkPad Setup. 2. Select Config. The Config submenu is displayed. ... on the Boot menu. To define a sequence, do the following: 1. On the the ThinkPad Setup program menu, select Boot. The Boot ...
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    ... problems An important part of owning a ThinkPad notebook computer is maintenance. With proper care, you can avoid ... device drivers and UEFI BIOS when needed. 10. Profile your machine at http://www.lenovo.com/... have the ac power connected. • Boot into ThinkPad Setup and load the default settings. ...
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    ...Lenovo servers and can be downloaded from the Lenovo Support Web site. Update packages can contain applications, device drivers, UEFI BIOS flashes, or software updates. When the System Update program connects to the Lenovo Support Web site, the System Update...
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    ... tray. • On your computer, use only optical drives designed for use with the Serial Ultrabay Enhanced bay. Note: You can install a 9.5-mm-thick Serial Ultrabay Slim device or a 12.7-mm-thick Serial Ultrabay Enhanced device in the Serial Ultrabay Enhanced bay. Chapter 9. Preventing problems 131
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    ... you forget a supervisor or hard disk password, Lenovo will not reset it, and you might ...your computer • Register your ThinkPad computer with Lenovo at http://www.lenovo.com/register. This can help ...not to modify your computer • Only an authorized ThinkPad repair technician should disassemble and ...
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    ..., the cloth might hook onto an adjacent key and possibly damage it. Make sure that no liquid drips onto or between the keys. 3. Allow to dry. 4. To remove...display again; do not let any liquid drip into the computer. 6. Be sure to dry the display before closing it. Chapter 9. Preventing problems 133
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    ...problems If you experience problems with your computer, use the Lenovo Solution Center program ...and support information, along with hints and tips for maximum system performance. Notes: • The Lenovo... files when you speak to a Lenovo technical support representative. Troubleshooting If your computer...
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    ... If the computer still does not turn on, consult the user manual for other customer-replaceable components that are attached to your computer. If the computer still does not start...EEPROM is not correct. The system board should be replaced. Have the computer serviced. 136 User Guide
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    ...CRC of Security Settings in EFI Variable. Enter ThinkPad Setup. Solution: Checksum of the Security settings in the EFI Variable is not correct. Enter ThinkPad Setup to check security settings, Press ... try again. To clear the error, enter ThinkPad Setup. • Message: 1802: Unauthorized network...
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    ...see the same error message, contact Lenovo service to have the computer serviced. • Message: The battery installed is not supported by this system and... the same error message, contact Lenovo service to have the computer serviced. Errors without messages • Problem: My screen keeps blanking when I...
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    ... If the beeps persist, have the computer serviced. Memory module problems Print these instructions now and keep it with your... including the maximum memory size and the memory speed. 5. Run the Lenovo Solution Center program. Networking problems The following are the most common networking problems:...
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    ... adapter. 3. Click Update Driver Software, and then follow the instructions on the screen. • The switch port ...: • Make sure that Wake on LAN is enabled in ThinkPad Setup. • If it is, check with your LAN ...You cannot connect to the network using the built-in wireless network card. 140 User Guide
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    ...Check the Web site and confirm that the driver version supported by the Access Connections program is the latest .... Use the Access Connections program to verify this case-sensitive information. A wireless WAN problem ...Set Default button. 4. Click OK to close the Sound window. Problem: PIM items sent ...
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    ... have seated the connectors correctly. If the problem persists, make sure that the correct device driver is installed. 1. Click Start ➙ Control ... solution for the following problem. Note: If you are using the Windows 7 operating system, it does not support the presentation scheme. 142 User Guide
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    ...correctly. If not, click the Troubleshoot button and follow the instructions on the screen. 8. Click the Monitor ... not, click the Troubleshoot button and follow the instructions on the screen. Problem: Incorrect characters .... Problem: The screen stays on even after you turn off your computer. Solution...
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    ... Refer to the manual shipped with the external monitor to check the resolutions and refresh rates that are supported....driver name is shown in the adapter information window. Note: The device driver name depends on the video.... After updating the driver, click Close. 15. Set Resolution. 144 User Guide...
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    ... then set Colors. 16. Click OK. Problem: The screen is unreadable or distorted. Solution: Make sure...If you did, have the external monitor serviced. Problem: The Extend desktop function does ...resolution or higher refresh rate on the secondary display. Chapter 10. Troubleshooting computer problems 145
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    ...click Sound, video and game controllers. 5. Make sure that the Realtek HD Audio driver ...Sound. 4. Click the Recording tab in the Sound window. 5. Select Microphone, and click the Properties button....aware of the settings in the Volume Mixer window and are allowed to change the settings 146 User Guide
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    ...either channel. • Problem: There is no volume control for MIDI sound in the Volume Mixer window....built-in synthesizer software does not support the control. • Problem: The sound cannot be turned off.... Battery and power problems This topic contains instructions on troubleshooting battery and power...
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    ... still cannot be charged, have it serviced. An ac power adapter problem Problem: The ac power ... Show hidden icons on the taskbar. Power problems Print these instructions now and keep it..."System-status indicators" on page 8. The power switch is illuminated whenever the computer is on. 148 User Guide
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    ... device to the outlet. 5. Remove the computer from a ThinkPad port replicator or docking station. Refer to "Detaching a ThinkPad port replicator or docking station" on page 107. 6. Remove all devices and ..., if available. If another similar ThinkPad model is available, then verify that the battery ...
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    ... indicator turns on) immediately after the power-on self-test. Solution: Make sure that: - The battery is charged.... the temperature is within range, have the computer serviced. • Problem: A critical low-battery error ... a defect. For details, refer to "Power-saving modes" on page 29. 150 User Guide
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    ... does not work. Solution: On the Boot menu of ThinkPad Setup, make sure that the hard disk ... disk defragmentation tool in Windows for faster access to the data. Optical drive problems Problem: The optical ... closed. Make sure that the device drivers are correctly installed. Problem: You hear a noise ...
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    ... use it. Solution: Your computer does not support an HD DVD drive. Software problems Problem: An application does not run correctly. Solution: Make .... If an error message is displayed while you are using the application program, refer to the manuals supplied with the application. 152 User Guide
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    ...type the password or provide confirmation. Refer to "Diagnosing problems" on page 135 and run a diagnostic test of the USB connector. A docking station or port replicator problem Problem: The computer does not start when you try to turn it...
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    ..." on page 157 Before you contact Lenovo Often, you can solve your computer problems by referring to the information in the.... To download updated software, go to the following Web site and follow the instructions on the screen: http://www.lenovo.com/support Recording information Before you talk to a ...
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    ... systems, that comes with the operating system or application program. ThinkPad notebook computers come with a set of diagnostic programs ... • Product and service warranty • Product and parts details • User guides and manuals • Knowledge base and frequently asked questions Calling Lenovo If ...
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    ... region, go to http://www.lenovo.com/support/phone or refer to the Safety and Warranty Guide that comes with... warranty period, you can purchase additional services, such as support for Lenovo and non-Lenovo... go to: http://www.lenovo.com/accessories/services/index.html Chapter 11. Getting support 157
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    ... is compliant to Bluetooth Specification 4.0 as defined by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group SIG, it support the following ... Profile (PAN) • Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) • Service Discovery Protocol (SDP... Profile • Find Me Profile • Immediate Alert Profile © Copyright Lenovo 2012 159...
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    ... frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes they are safe for use by consumers. ... to turning on the computer. Location of the UltraConnect wireless antennas ThinkPad models feature an integrated diversity ... you are. 1 Wireless LAN and WiMAX combo antenna (Main) 160 User Guide
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    ... the embargoed countries in the EAR E1 country list. Electronic emissions notices The following information refers to the ThinkPad T430 and T430i, machine types 2342, 2344, 2345, 2347, 2349, 2350, 2351. Federal Communications Commission Declaration of...
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    Industry Canada Class B emission compliance statement This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003. Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme
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    ... B statement Japan compliance statement for products which connect to the power mains with rated current less than or equal to 20 A per phase Lenovo product service information for Taiwan Appendix A. Regulatory information 163
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    ...no longer needed. Lenovo offers a variety of programs and services to assist equipment owners .... For additional WEEE information go to: http://www.lenovo.com/lenovo/environment. Battery recycling information for Japan Collecting and recycling a disused Lenovo computer or monitor If you are a company...
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    ... contact the proper person in Lenovo sales, service, or marketing, and follow that person's instructions. You also can refer to the instructions at http://www.lenovo.com/jp/ja/environment/recycle/.... You also can refer to the instructions at http://www.lenovo.com/jp/ja/environment/recycle/...
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    ... the battery (Pb for lead, Hg for mercury, and Cd for cadmium). Users of batteries and accumulators must not dispose of batteries and ... of hazardous substances. For proper collection and treatment, go to: http://www.lenovo.com/lenovo/environment Battery recycling information for Taiwan Appendix B. ...
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    ... does not affect or change Lenovo product specifications or warranties. Nothing in this document shall ... Web sites are not part of the materials for this Lenovo product, and use of those Web.... Users of this document should verify the applicable data for their specific environment. © Copyright Lenovo...
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    ... Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both: Lenovo Access Connections Active Protection System ... and Recovery Secure Data Disposal ThinkLight ThinkPad ThinkVantage TrackPoint Ultrabay UltraConnect UltraNav ..., and service names may be trademarks or service marks of others. 170 User Guide
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