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  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 1
    Lenovo IdeaPad Y430 User Guide V1.0
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    ...116. OneKey Rescue System User Guide included in the package with this publication. First Edition (April 2008) © Copyright Lenovo 2008. All rights ... disclosure by the Government is subject to the GSA ADP Schedule contract with Lenovo, if any, or the standard terms of this commercial license, or if ...
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    ... the environment through energy efficient products and practices. Lenovo® is proud to offer our customers products with an ENERGY STAR compliant designation. Lenovo computers of the following machine types, if the ENERGY STAR mark is affixed, have been designed and tested to conform to the ENERGY ...
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    ...about ENERGY STAR, visit http://www.energystar.gov. Lenovo encourages you to make efficient use of... your day-to-day operations. To help in this endeavor, Lenovo has preset the following power-management ... more information about these settings, refer to your Windows Help and Support information system.
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    ...nominal 40GB hard disk will appear as less than 40GB in the operating system. This discrepancy is not an error in hard disk installation nor any other problem, but a normal phenomenon of computers. This phenomenon is primarily due to the following reasons: ...
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    ... of the hard disk space has been used for some specific purpose, then the capacity indicated by the operating system will be even...G. II. A portion of the hard disk space is used for specific purposes Lenovo computers come with preinstalled OneKey Rescue System, so the hard disk has a special portion...
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    ...keys and buttons ...17 Using the optical drive ...20 Using memory cards...21 Using Lenovo Remote (Specific models only)...22 Using the Integrated Camera...22 Using the Internet...23 Securing your computer...26 Installing Device Drivers...35 Using battery and AC adapter ...35 ...
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    ... Computer ...85 Accessibility and Comfort ...93 Maintenance...96 Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty ...100 Warranty Information ...108 Lenovo Warranty Service Telephone Numbers ...111 Appendix B. Customer Replaceable Units (CRUs) ...113 Appendix C. Specifications ...114 ...
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    Contents iii
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Top View * The illustrations in this manual may differ from the actual product. Integrated camera ...22 1
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    ... graphics. Note: Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) film is used on specific models, which has excellent strength and transparency. Touch inductive panel and Multi-... built-in microphone (with noise reduction) can be used for video conferencing, voice narration, or simple audio recordings. 2
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Left-side View Security keyhole Your computer comes with a security keyhole. You can purchase a security cable and lock to fit this keyhole. Note: Before purchasing any security product, verify that it is compatible with this type of security keyhole. 3
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Fan louvers The fan louvers allow warm air to exit the computer. Important: Make sure that paper, books, clothing, cables or other objects do not block any of the fan louvers or else overheating of the computer may occur. LAN port...23 Modem port ...25 HDMI ...
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Right-side View ------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5
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    ... ...42 USB 2.0 port ...40 Optical drive ...20 AC power adapter jack Connect the power adapter here to supply power to the computer and charge the internal battery. Note: To prevent damage to the computer and battery pack, use the supplied AC adapter only. PCI Express card (new card) slot ...43 6
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Front View -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 7
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer System status indicators The system status indicators show the current status of your computer. Wireless device switch Use this switch to simultaneously turn on or turn off Wireless LAN and Bluetooth devices. CIR port...22 Multi-media reader slot...21 8
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Bottom View 9
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    ... battery in place. To remove the battery, hold this latch in the unlocked position. Wireless LAN Card compartment The Lenovo wireless network card ... replace the wireless LAN card by yourself! If you do need to, ask a Lenovo authorized service center or dealer to disassemble or replace it. Subwoofer ...
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    ... 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Central Processor Unit (CPU)/Memory (RAM) compartment Central Processor Unit (CPU) The CPU compartment provides space for the CPU and ... Do not replace the CPU yourself! Visit an authorized service center or retailer for replacing. Memory (RAM) compartment...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Putting your computer to Sleep or Shutting It Down -When you finish working with your computer, you can put it to sleep or shut it down. Putting your computer to Sleep If you will be away from your computer for only a short time, put the computer to sleep. When the ...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Using the Touch Pad The touch pad consists of a pad and two click buttons at the bottom of the keyboard. To move the cursor on the screen, slide your fingertip over the pad in the direction in which you want the cursor to move. The functions of the left and right ...
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    ... keypad and function keys incorporated in the standard keyboard. Numeric Keypad The keyboard has keys that, when enabled, work as a 10-key numeric keypad. To enable or disable the numeric keypad, press Fn+Insert/NmLk. * The illustrations in this manual may differ from the actual product. 14
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Function Key Combinations Through the use of the function keys, you can change operational features instantly. To use this function, press and hold the Fn key ; then press one of the function keys . 15
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer The following describes the features of each function key. Fn + Esc: Turn on/off the integrated camera. Fn + F1: Put your computer in sleep mode. Fn + F2: Turn off the LCD screen (any subsequent operation will turn the LCD screen back on). Fn + F3: Shift to other ...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Special keys and buttons Your computer has several special keys and buttons. Touch inductive panel and multi-media buttons 17
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Touch inductive panel ( ~ ) Mute/unmute the sound. Switch between Performance mode and Silence mode. Open Dolby function setup screen. Multi-media control buttons* Play / Pause Stop Previous track Next track Equalizer buttons* Jazz Pop Dance Classical Normal Multi-...
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    ... peripherals (such as USB storage device, etc.), otherwise the system may not operate properly. For details, see OneKey Rescue System User Guide. Note: When your computer is running Windows Vista®, and if you have the OneKey Recovery application installed, you can start the application by pressing ...
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    .../Blu-ray Disc Media with various applications, such as Windows Media Player, Lenovo Blu-ray Disc Player, or Windows Media Center, and so on. ... with Power2Go, a software for burning data, music, videos and photos onto CDs and DVDs. For instructions on Power2Go, see the help file on your software. 20
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Using memory cards Your computer comes with one Multi-media Reader slot used to insert a ... pro card or a Memory Stick pro card. Note: Only use the memory card listed above; for more information about the usage, read the instructions shipped with the memory card. 21
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    ... card 1 Push the memory card until you hear a click. 2 Gently pull the memory card out of the Multi-media reader slot. Using Lenovo Remote (Specific models only) ----------You can use the remote control with Windows Media Center for ...
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    ... modem connection and local area network (LAN), wireless LAN for wireless connection, and modem port for dial-up connection. Using LAN port The LAN port supports a standard RJ-45 connector, and allows you to connect the computer to a high-speed DSL/cable modem connection and local area network (LAN...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Attention: As the voltage of a telephone connection is higher than that of a network, do not attempt to connect a telephone cable to the LAN port or else a short circuit of the computer might occur. Using wireless LAN An isotropic antenna system is built into the ...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Using modem port The modem port supports a standard telephone cable with one RJ-11 connector, and allows dial up access to an internet service provider (ISP). Important: Do not connect the modem port to a digital circuit cable...
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    ...the computer; then secure the chain on the lock to a stationary object. Refer to the instructions shipped with the security lock. Refer to the "Left-side View" on... selecting, and implementing the locking devices and security features. Lenovo makes no comments, judgements, or warranties about the ...
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    ... the system's "password". Note: The face registration and verification works best in the environment with steady and even light. For more instructions on VeriFace, see the help file on your software. Using Passwords Using passwords helps prevent your computer from being used by others. Once ...
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    ... on boot is set to Enabled. Also, when you enter the BIOS Setup Utility with a Supervisor password, you are entitled... You can also use the User password to enter the BIOS Setup Utility, but only a part of the... HDD password through Hard Disk Security Setting in the BIOS Setup Utility. Note: If you set ...
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    ... Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select ...New Password field. 6 Commit your password to memory, and press the Enter key. 7 Press ...Select OK in the Setup Confirmation window. Changing or Removing the Supervisor Password To change the password, do ...
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    ... entered to verify it. Commit your password to memory, and press the Enter key. 3 4 To remove password, do the following: 1 Select Set Supervisor Password, and ... computer. Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select Security, ...
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    ...to exit. 8 Select OK in the Setup Confirmation window. Changing or Removing the User Password To change the password, do the following: 1...Confirm New Password field. 4 Commit your password to memory, and press the Enter key. To remove the password, do the following: 1 Select Set User Password, and ...
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    ...+ Master through Built-in HDD1 Password Select in BIOS Setup Utility. You need to set a ...to get access to the Hard disk. Any change or removal to the master password deletes the user password. To... Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select Security...
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    ...Password field. 8 Press Enter key once to move to the Confirm New Password field. Retype the password you just entered to verify it. 9 Commit any password to memory, and press the Enter key. 0 Press F10 to exit. A Select OK in the Setup Confirmation window. The next time you turn on your computer,...
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    ...the HDD master password, the HDD user password will be removed. To remove the HDD master password, select Set ..., and retype it in the Confirm New Password field. To remove the HDD user password, select Set HDD ..., and press the Enter key thrice. Note: Remove the HDD password will disable your hard disk...
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    ...requirement to ensure correct operation and performance of each component in your computer. Lenovo provides all drivers that you need in your Disk "D:". ...: Most installations require a reboot to update the driver, otherwise the system's stability and audio or video effect may be...
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    ... your computer has two basic components: 1 The transformer pack that converts AC power for use with the computer. 2 The power cord that plugs into the AC outlet and into the transformer pack. Attention: Using an improper power cord could cause severe damage to your computer. To use the AC adapter, ...
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    ... power cord to the transformer pack. 2 Plug the power cord into an electrical outlet. 3 Connect the AC adapter to the AC power adapter jack of the computer. .... Notes: When you do not use the AC adapter, disconnect it from the electrical outlet. Do not wrap the power cord tightly around the AC power ...
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    ... or replace it with a charged battery. If an AC outlet is convenient, first, connect the power cord ... pack other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery pack is not... substances. To avoid possible injury: Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. 38...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer Keep the battery pack away from fire. Do not expose the battery pack to water or rain. Do not attempt to disassemble the battery pack. Do not short-circuit the battery pack. Keep the battery pack away from children. Danger: Do not put the battery pack in trash that is...
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    ...scanner. USB allows devices to be connected and disconnected without rebooting the computer (hot swapping), and allows specific classes of hardware to be used without requiring individual device drivers to be installed. 40
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Attention: When using high power consumption USB device such as USB ODD, use external device power adapter. Otherwise, it will cause the device unable to be recognized and used, or system shut down. 41
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting an IEEE 1394 device Your computer comes with one IEEE 1394 connector used for connecting devices that are compatible with the IEEE 1394 interface, such as digital video cameras and external hard disk drives. 42
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting a PC card device Your computer comes with PCI Express card (new card) slot used for connecting PC card devices that are compatible with the PCI Express card (new card) interface. 43
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    ... 3. Using external devices Inserting a PCI Express card Gently slide the PCI Express card with the front label facing upward. Slide until it clicks into place. Removing a PCI Express card 1 Push the PCI Express card until you hear a click. 2 Gently ...
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting an external display You can connect an external display to your computer, such as VGA monitor and HDMI monitor (Specific models only). Connecting a VGA monitor You can connect a VGA monitor by using a VGA port. To connect a VGA monitor, plug the ...
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting an HDMI monitor (Specific models only) You can connect an HDMI monitor by using an HDMI port (Specific models only). To connect an HDMI monitor, use HDMI cable (not supplied) to connect HDMI monitor ...
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting a headphone and audio device Your computer comes with one headphone/SPDIF jack used for connecting headphones, speakers, and audio devices that are compatible with the SPDIF interface. 47
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    ... the output of the headphones or earphone connectors do not comply with specifications of EN 50332-2. The headphone output connector of your computer complies with EN 50332-2 Sub clause 7. This specification limits the computer's maximum wide band true RMS output voltage to ...
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    Chapter 3. Using external devices Connecting an external microphone Your computer comes with one external microphone jack used for connecting external microphone. 49
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    .... Enabling Bluetooth communications 1 Slide the Wireless device switch latch to the right. 2 Press Fn + F5. Note: When you do not need to use the Bluetooth function, turn it off to save battery power. For details on connecting a Bluetooth device, please refer to Bluetooth device's manual. 50
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    ... "Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information" on page 68 of this guide. More tips can be found in Chapter 1 and 2. What ...2. Where can I find the detailed specifications for my computer? See http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. I need to upgrade a device or I need to replace one of the following: ...
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    ...alternative recovery methods offered by Lenovo, see OneKey Rescue System User Guide. How can I contact the Customer Support Center? See "...Service" on page 63 of this Guide. For the phone numbers of the Customer Support Center nearest to you, See "Lenovo Warranty Service Telephone Numbers" on ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Troubleshooting If you do not find your problem here, see Chapter 2. The following section only describes ... 2. Display Problems When I turn on the computer, nothing appears on the screen and the computer does not beep while starting ...
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    ... the computer serviced. When I turn on the computer, nothing appears on the screen, but I hear two or more beeps. Make sure that the memory card is installed correctly. If it is,... still blank, and you hear five beeps, have the computer serviced. When I turn on the computer, only a white...
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    ... must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the password ... forget your supervisor password, Lenovo authorized servicer cannot reset your password... must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the system...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Sleep or Hibernation Problems The computer enters sleep mode unexpectedly. If the processor overheats, the computer automatically enters sleep mode to allow the computer to cool and to protect the processor and other internal components. Check the settings for ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting If the sleep indicator is on, your computer is in sleep mode. Connect the AC adapter to the computer; then .... If the computer is still not reset, remove the AC adapter and the battery. Computer Screen Problems The screen is blank. Do the following: If you are using the AC ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting The screen is unreadable or distorted. Make sure that: The display device driver is installed ... information window. Note: The device driver name depends on the video chip that has been ... is working properly. If not, click the Troubleshoot button. Click the Monitor tab. Make...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Incorrect characters appear on the screen. Did you install the operating system ...installed and configured correctly, have the computer serviced. Missing, discolored, or bright dots appear... poor or no playback while running video playback, DVD playback, or game applications...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Sound Problems No sound can be heard from the speaker even when the volume is turned up. Make sure that:..., See "Switch between headphone and SPDIF" in Chapter 3. Battery Problems The battery cannot be fully charged by the power-off method in ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting The computer does not operate with a fully charged battery. The surge protector in the ... Hard Disk Drive Problem The hard disk drive does not work. In the Boot menu in BIOS Setup Utility..., see OneKey Rescue System User Guide. Other Problems Your computer does not respond. ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Your computer might lock when it enters sleep mode during a communication ... device you want. See the Boot menu of the BIOS Setup Utility. Make sure that the startup ... which the computer starts is enabled. In the Boot menu in the BIOS Setup Utility, make sure that the device ...
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    ... Help and Service If you need help, service, technical assistance, or just want more information about Lenovo computers, you will ...and Running technical assistance with installation of, or questions related to, Service Packs for your Lenovo-preinstalled Microsoft Windows product. 63...
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    Chapter 5. Getting Help and Service Getting Help on the Web The Lenovo Web site on the World Wide Web has up-to-date information about Lenovo computers and support. The address for...repair - If the problem is determined to be caused by Lenovo hardware under warranty, trained service personnel ...
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    ... or use of parts not manufactured for or by Lenovo or non warranted parts Identification of software problem sources Configuration of BIOS as part of an installation or upgrade Changes, modifications, or upgrades to device drivers Installation and maintenance of network ...
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    ... system The telephone numbers for your Customer Support Center location are located in "Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty" on page ...telephone numbers and hours of operation, visit the Support Web site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. If the number for your country or region is not listed, ...
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    ... determine whether your computer is eligible for International Warranty Service and to view a list of the countries where service is available, go to http://consumersupport.lenovo.com, click Warranty, and follow the instructions on the screen. 67
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    ...not alter the terms of your purchase agreement or the Lenovo Limited Warranty. For more information, See "Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty" on page 100. Customer safety is important. Our products ... misused. To reduce these risks, follow the instructions included with your product, observe all ...
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    ...situation yourself. Contact the Customer Support Center for further guidance. For a list of Service and Support phone numbers, see http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. Frequently inspect your computer and its components for damage or wear or signs of ...
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    ...not operate normally when you follow the operating instructions. Note: If you notice these ... (such as an extension cord) that is not manufactured for or by Lenovo, stop using that product until you can contact the product manufacturer for further instructions, or until you get a suitable replacement...
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    ... Care Information Service and Upgrades Attention: Do not attempt to service a product yourself unless instructed to do so... 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 ...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Danger: Hazardous moving parts. Keep fingers and other body parts away. Attention: Before replacing any CRUs, turn off the computer and wait three to five minutes to let the computer cool before opening the cover. Power Cords and Power Adapters Danger...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Protect power cords and power adapters from liquids. For instance, do not leave your power cord or power adapter near sinks, tubs, toilets, or on floors that are cleaned with liquid cleansers. Liquids can cause a short circuit, particularly if the power...
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    ...appears to be damaged or corroded, do not use the outlet until it is replaced by a qualified electrician. Do ...obtain a replacement. Do not share an electrical outlet with other home or commercial appliances that draw... fits only into a grounded electrical outlet. This is a safety feature. Do not defeat...
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    ...current for the product you are installing. Carefully connect and disconnect the equipment from the electrical outlet. Power Supply Statement Danger: Never remove the cover on a power supply or any part that has the following label attached. 75...
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    ... energy levels are present inside any component that has 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. Lithium Coin Cell Battery Notice Danger: Danger ...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Products containing CR (manganese dioxide) lithium coin cell batteries may contain perchlorate. Perchlorate Material - special handling may apply. See http://www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate. Heat and Product Ventilation Danger: Computers,...
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    ..., cover, or disable these features. When the AC adapter is connected to an electrical outlet and your computer, it generates heat. Do not place the ... is plugged in. Regularly inspect the outside of the computer for dust accumulation. Remove dust from vents and any perforations in the bezel. More ...
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    ..., do the following: Always store CD/DVD discs in their original packaging. Always store CD/DVD discs out of direct sunlight and away from direct heat sources. Remove CD/DVD discs from the computer when not in use. Do not bend or flex CD/DVD discs, or force them into the computer or their packaging. ...
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    ... all power cords to a properly wired and grounded electrical outlet. Connect to properly wired outlets any equipment that will be attached to this product. Whenever possible, use one hand only ... you open the device covers, unless instructed otherwise in the installation and configuration procedures. ...
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    ...Turn everything OFF. 2. First, remove power cords from outlets. 3. Remove signal cables from connectors. 4. Remove all cables from devices. The power cord must be disconnected from the wall outlet ...computer. The power cord may be reconnected to the wall outlet or receptacle only after all other...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Laser Compliance Statement Some personal computer models are equipped from the factory with a CD or DVD drive. CD and DVD drives are also sold separately as options. CD and DVD drives are laser products. The drive's classification label (shown below) ...
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    ... the requirements of the Department of Health and Human Services 21 Code of Federal Regulations (DHHS 21 CFR) Subchapter J for Class 1 laser products. Elsewhere..., user maintenance, or servicing. When a CD or DVD drive is installed, note the following handling instructions. Danger: Use...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Danger: Laser radiation when open. Do not stare into the beam, do not view directly with optical instruments, and avoid direct exposure to the beam. Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Notice Attention: Mercury Information (does not apply to LED backlit ...
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    ... level. Extended contact with your body, even through clothing, could cause discomfort or, eventually, a skin burn. When the AC adapter is connected to an electrical outlet and your computer, it generates heat. Do not place the adapter in contact with any part of your body while using it. Never use ...
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    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Place liquids away from your computer to avoid spills, and keep your computer away from water (to avoid the danger of electrical shock). Do not eat or smoke over your keyboard. Particles that fall into your keyboard can cause damage. Store packing ...
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    ... up around you. - Always handle components carefully. Handle adapters, memory modules, and other circuit boards by the edges. Never ... static electricity in the package and your body. - Whenever possible, remove the static-sensitive part from the staticprotective packaging and install the part without...
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    ..., vibrate, push, or place heavy objects on your computer, display, or external devices. Carry Your Computer Properly Before moving your computer, be sure to remove any media, turn off attached devices, and disconnect cords and cables. Be sure your computer is in sleep or hibernation mode, or turned...
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    ...of an optical drive before closing the tray. When installing your hard disk, follow the instructions shipped with your hardware, and apply pressure only where needed on the device...protection in the form of firewalls, antivirus software, and anti-spyware software and keep this software up to date. 89
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    ... you forget a supervisor or hard disk password, Lenovo authorized service providers will not reset it, and you ... or stolen. Registering your computer also enables Lenovo to notify you about possible technical information and upgrades. Only an authorized Lenovo repair technician should disassemble and...
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    ...from your body. The static electricity could damage the device. - ExpressCard - Memory Card, such as SD Card... Stick, MultiMediaCard, xDPicture Card, and Memory Stick Pro card. - Memory module - PCI Express... card) When transferring data to or from a Flash Media Card, such as an SD card, do not put your...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 101
    ...Use, and Care Information 5 6 7 8 9 Wipe the surface to remove the detergent. Rinse the sponge with clean running .... Wait for the surface to dry completely and remove any cloth fibers from the computer surface.... onto or between the keys. 3 Allow to dry. 4 To remove any crumbs and dust from beneath ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 102
    ... is important that you remain attentive to good posture, good lighting, and proper seating. By keeping these considerations in mind, you can improve performance and achieve greater comfort. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to our customers with disabilities. 93
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 103
    Chapter 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Ergonomic Information Working in the virtual office may mean adapting to frequent changes in your environment. Following some simple rules will make things easier and bring you the maximum benefits of your computer. Keeping in mind such basics as good ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 104
    ..., or upright) position. Chair: Use a chair that gives you good back support and seat height adjustment. Use chair adjustments to best suit your desired ..., utilize chair arm rests or an area on your working surface to provide weight support for your arms. Keep your forearms, wrists, and hands in a ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 105
    ...fatigue or visual discomfort, consult a vision care specialist for advice. Maintenance An important part of owning your computer is maintenance. With proper care, you can avoid common problems. The following sections provide information that can help you to keep your computer running smoothly. 96
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    ... 1 Check the capacity of your hard disk drive from time to time. If the hard disk drive gets too full, Windows® will slow down and might produce errors. Note: You can check the capacity of each hard disk drive as follows. 1. Click Start and select Computer from the start menu. 2. Right-click the ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 107
    ..., updating software, or installing new software. Update device drivers and BIOS when needed. Profile your machine at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com to keep up to date with current drivers and revisions. Keep up to date on device drivers on ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 108
    ... following Web address: http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. When calling the Customer Support Center, please make sure ... available and the computer is in front of you. Also, if the machine is producing error codes, it is helpful to have the error screen on or the message written down. Device drivers ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 109
    ... period. The warranty period for the product starts on the original date of purchase specified on your invoice unless Lenovo informs you otherwise in writing. The warranty period and type of warranty service that apply to your product are designated below ...
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    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty How to Obtain Warranty Service If the product does not ... you may obtain warranty service by contacting Lenovo or an approved service provider. Each of them ... telephone numbers is available at consumersupport.lenovo.com. Warranty service may not be available in all ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 111
    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Provider will arrange for service under the type of warranty service ... or to Lenovo and your purchase price will be refunded. Exchange of a Product or Part When the warranty service... and the replacement becomes yours. All removed items must be genuine and unaltered...
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    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Your Additional Responsibilities Where applicable, before service is provided, ... Information If you obtain service under this warranty, Lenovo will store, use and ..., and e-mail address. Lenovo will use this information to perform service under this warranty and to ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 113
    ... its parts. Limitation of Liability Lenovo is responsible for loss of, or damage to, your product only while it is 1) in your Service Provider's possession or... which the Service Provider is responsible for the transportation. Neither Lenovo nor your Service Provider is responsible for any of your ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 114
    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty product. You should remove and/or backup all ..., resellers, and your Service Provider. It is the maximum for which Lenovo, its suppliers, resellers, and ... responsible. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS LENOVO, ITS SUPPLIERS, RESELLERS, OR SERVICE PROVIDERS LIABLE FOR ANY OF ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 115
    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Dispute Resolution If you acquired the product in Cambodia, ... proceedings. Other Rights THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS AND YOU MAY HAVE... RIGHTS UNDER APPLICABLE LAW OR WRITTEN AGREEMENT WITH LENOVO. NOTHING IN THIS WARRANTY AFFECTS STATUTORY RIGHTS,...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 116
    ...Customers in the EEA may contact Lenovo at the following address: Lenovo Warranty & Service Quality Dept.,..., Greenock, Scotland PA16 9WX. Service under this warranty for Lenovo hardware products purchased ... been announced and made available by Lenovo. This Lenovo Limited Warranty is available in other...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 117
    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Warranty Information Product or Machine Type Country or Region ...pack 1 year Warranty Period Type of Warranty Service 3, 4 Parts and Labor 1 year Battery ...specified for your product and the available service. Scheduling of service will depend upon the time of your...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 118
    ... on parts and 1 year on labor means that Lenovo provides warranty service without charge for: a. parts and labor .... CRU information and replacement instructions are shipped with your product and are available from Lenovo at any time upon request. You may request that a Service Provider install some ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 119
    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty 2 On-site Service Under On-site Service, your Service Provider will either repair or ... must provide a suitable working area to allow disassembly and reassembly of the Lenovo product. For some products, certain repairs may require your Service Provider to send the ...
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    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Lenovo Warranty Service Telephone Numbers ---------Warranty Service Telephone Numbers The phone numbers provided below... to change without notice. For the latest warranty service contact telephone number in a country please contact Lenovo, or your reseller in your ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 121
    ... 833 8-800-700-7888 +7-(495) 662-7888 Additionally, you can find support information, and updates, including service phone numbers for unlisted countries on the Lenovo Web site located at: http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. 112
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 122
    ... the customer. Customers are responsible for replacing all external CRUs. Internal CRUs can be removed and installed by customers or by a Lenovo service technician during the warranty period. Your computer contains the following types of external CRUs:...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 123
    Appendix C. Specifications Specifications Size Width: approximate 334 mm Depth: approximate 241 mm Height: approximate 24 to 37.8 mm Temperature – Operating with no optical disc in the drive: 5° to 35°C (41° to 95°F) – Operating with an optical disc in the drive: 10° to 35°C (50° to 95...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 124
    Appendix C. Specifications Power source (AC adapter) Input rating of the AC adapter: 90-264 V ac, 47 to 63 Hz 65 W (with integrated graphics card)/90 W (with discrete graphics card) Note: For models with discrete graphics card, the supplied 90W AC adapter with the unit is recommended. ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 125
    .... Consult your local Lenovo representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state ...verify the operation of any other product, program, or service. Lenovo may have patents or pending...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 126
    ... in this document does not affect or change Lenovo product specifications or warranties. Nothing in this document shall operate as an ... under the intellectual property rights of Lenovo or third parties. All information contained in this document was obtained in specific environments and is presented ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 127
    ...of this document should verify the applicable data for their specific environment. The software interface and hardware configuration described in all the manuals included with your computer may not match the actual configuration of the computer ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 128
    ...to be interoperable with any Bluetooth product that is compliant to Bluetooth Specification 2.0 + EDR as defined by the Bluetooth SIG. Following profiles are supported by Bluetooth Daughter Card: Generic Access Service Discovery Serial Port Dial-up Networking FAX LAN ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 129
    ... within the guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes the integrated wireless cards are safe for use by consumers. These ... of Wireless LAN PCI Express Mini Card or Bluetooth Daughter Card may be restricted by the proprietor of the ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 130
    ... in other countries should follow local codes and ordinances when installing appliances that connect ... cable/CATV systems. If local codes are not applicable, it is recommended that users/ installers ... to Article 820-40 of the National Electrical Code (NEC) that provides guidelines for proper grounding...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 131
    Appendix D. Notices Example of antenna grounding Ground clamp Antenna lead-in wire Antenna discharge unit (NEC Section 810-20) Grounding conductors (NEC Section 810-21) Power service grounding electrode system (NEC Article 250, Part H) Ground clamps Electronic service equipment 122
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 132
    ... unattended and unused for long periods of time, unplug it from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or cable system. This will prevent damage to the video product due to lightning and power line surges. Power lines An outside antenna system ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 133
    ... Electronic Emissions Notices The following information refers to Lenovo IdeaPad Y430, machine type 20005, 2781. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement This .... Proper cables and connectors are available from Lenovo authorized dealers. Lenovo is not responsible for any radio or...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 134
    ... harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Responsible party: Lenovo (United States) Incorporated 1009 Think Place - Building One Morrisville, NC 27650 U.S.A. Telephone: (919) 294-5900 Industry Canada ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 135
    .... Des Weiteren dürfen auch nur von der Lenovo empfohlene Kabel angeschlossen werden. Lenovo ü..., wenn das Produkt ohne Zustimmung der Lenovo verändert bzw. wenn Erweiterungskomponenten von Fremdherstellern ohne Empfehlung der Lenovo gesteckt/eingebaut werden. Deutschland: Einhaltung des Gesetzes ü...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 136
    ... EMVG das EG-Konformitätszeichen - CE - zu führen. Verantwortlich für die Konformitätserklärung nach Paragraf 5 des EMVG ist die Lenovo (Deutschland) GmbH, Gropiusplatz 10, D-70563 Stuttgart. Informationen in Hinsicht EMVG Paragraf 4 Abs. (1) 4: Das Gerät erfüllt die Schutzanforderungen nach ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 137
    ... of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagnetic compatibility. Lenovo cannot accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the ... or electronic equipment. Such cables and connectors are available from Lenovo authorized dealers. Lenovo cannot accept responsibility for any interference ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 138
    Appendix D. Notices Japanese VCCI Class B Statement Japan Compliance Statement for Power line Harmonics A statement of compliance to the IEC 61000-3-2 harmonics standard is required for all products connecting to the power mains and rated less than 20A per phase. Korea Class B 129
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 139
    ... D. Notices WEEE and Recycling Statements General Recycling Statement Lenovo encourages owners of information technology (IT) equipment to responsibly recycle their equipment when it is no longer needed. Lenovo offers a variety of programs and services to assist equipment owners in recycling ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 140
    ..., but use the collection framework available to them for the return, recycle, recovery of WEEE and minimize any potential effects of EEE on the environment and human health due to the presence of hazardous substances. For additional WEEE information go to: http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. 131
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    ...Utilization of Resources, Lenovo Japan provides, through its PC Collecting and Recycling Services, for the collecting,...monitors. For details, visit the Lenovo Web site at www.ibm.com/jp/pc/service/recycle/pcrecycle .... For details, visit the Lenovo Web site at www.ibm.com/jp/pc/service/recycle/personal...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 142
    ... or a nickel metal hydride battery pack. If you are a company employee who uses a Lenovo notebook computer and need to dispose of a battery pack, contact the proper person in Lenovo sales, service, or marketing, and follow that person's instructions. You also can refer to the ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 143
    Appendix D. Notices Notice for Users in the U.S.A California Perchlorate Information: Products containing CR (manganese dioxide) lithium coin cell batteries may contain perchlorate. Perchlorate Material - special handling may apply. See http://www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate. Notice...
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    ... a hammer, or magnetically by means of strong magnetic power, thus making the data unreadable. But we recommend that you make use of the software (payware) or service (pay service) specifically developed for the purpose. 135
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    Appendix D. Notices Trademarks Lenovo, lenovo logo, IdeaPad, VeriFace, OneKey Rescue (OneKey ... ReadyComm are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Lenovo in the United States and/or other countries.... States, other countries, or both. Other company, product, or service names may be trademarks...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 146
    ... (CRU) parts list ...113 Customer Support Center ...64 D Display Cleaning ...93 Drivers ...35 B Battery Charging...38 Bluetooth Connecting ...50 Interoperability ...46 Headphone/SPDIF jack...47 Help Customer Support Center ...64 Help and Service ...63 on the Web ...64 137
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    ... K Keyboard Cleaning...92 Problems ...55 Using...14 O OneKey Rescue System button ...2 Optical drive ...6, 20 L Lenovo Limited Warranty ...100 P Password Problems ...55 Using ...27 PCI Express card (new card) slot ...43 Power button ...2 Problems ...
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    ... Mode ...56 Sound ...60 Startup ...61 Trademarks ...136 Troubleshooting ...53 U USB port ...4, 6, 40 R Remote...22 V VeriFace ... Volume button ...16 S Security...26 Security keyhole...3 Speaker ...2 Specifications ...114 Storage Media Handling ...89 Subwoofer ...10 W Web Help ...64 Wireless LAN ...
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    ... correctly, DO NOT RETURN IT TO THE STORE. For technical assistance, contact a Lenovo support specialist 24 hours a day by calling toll free 1-877-4 LENOVO (1-877-453-6686). Additionally, you can find support information and updates on the Lenovo Web site located at http://consumersupport...
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