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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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    ...to offer our customers products with an ENERGY STAR compliant designation. Lenovo computers of the following machine types, if the ENERGY ... for computers. • 20005 • 2781 By using ENERGY STAR compliant products and taking advantage of the power-management features of your computer, you reduce the ...
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    ... about ENERGY STAR, visit http://www.energystar.gov. Lenovo encourages you to make efficient use of ...an integral part of your day-to-day operations. To help in this endeavor, Lenovo has preset the following power-...: After 25 minutes • Advanced power settings: - Turn off hard disks: After 20 minutes ...
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    ... 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: I. Different ...
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    If a portion of the hard disk space has been used for some specific purpose, then the capacity indicated by the... than X × 0.931 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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    ... the Keyboard ...14 Special 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 ...
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    ... Caring Your 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. ...
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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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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Wireless LAN antennas An isotropic antenna system ... into the display for optimal reception, enabling wireless communication wherever you are. Computer display ... button to turn on the computer. Speakers Built-in speakers for rich powerful sound. Array Microphone...
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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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    ... 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 connector ...46 VGA port ...45 ...
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    Chapter 1. Getting to Know Your Computer Right-side View ------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5
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    ... ...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 ......
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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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    ... LAN Card compartment The Lenovo wireless network card is secured in a compartment. Important: Do not disassemble or replace the wireless ... card by yourself! If you do need to, ask a Lenovo authorized service center or dealer to disassemble or replace it. Subwoofer The multimedia subwoofer features a...
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    ... The hard disk drive is secured in a compartment. Important: Do not disassemble or replace the hard disk drive by yourself! If you do need to, ask a Lenovo authorized service center or dealer to disassemble or replace it. 11
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    ... the hard disk is spinning can damage the hard disk, causing loss of data. To wake the computer, do one of the following. Press the power button. Press any key on the keyboard. Shutting Down Your computer If you are not going to use your computer for a day or ...
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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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    ...computer has a numeric 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 ...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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    ...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. ... screen and normal mode. Fn + F5: Enable/disable the built-in wireless device feature. Fn + F8: Enable/disable the touch pad....
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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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    ...the main interface of OneKey Rescue System while the power is off. Attention: When you press OneKey Rescue ... turn on the computer, please ensure that your computer is not connected with other peripherals (such as USB ... system may not operate properly. For details, see OneKey Rescue System User Guide. ...
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    ...CDs/DVDs/Blu-ray Disc Media with various applications, such as Windows Media Player, Lenovo Blu-ray Disc Player, or Windows Media Center, and so on. inductive ...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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    ...Reader slot used to insert a memory card, such as an SD Card, a Multi-media Card, a Memory Stick, an xD-Picture Card, an SD 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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    ...click. 2 Gently pull the memory card out of the Multi-media reader slot. Using Lenovo Remote (Specific models only) ----------You can use the ...the remote control operation, see the instructions supplied with it. Using the Integrated Camera With the built-in camera, you can take photos ...
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    ...port for high-speed DSL/cable 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 ...
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    ... connection is higher than that of a network, do not attempt to connect a telephone cable to the LAN ... circuit of the computer might occur. Using wireless LAN An isotropic antenna system is built ... communications, do the following; 1 Slide the Wireless device switch latch to the right. 2 Press Fn + ...
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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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    ... map that becomes 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 ...
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    ... also can be used as a power-on password if Password on boot is set to Enabled. Also, when you enter the BIOS Setup Utility with a Supervisor password, you are entitled to .... You can set the HDD password through Hard Disk Security Setting in the BIOS Setup Utility. Note: If you set...
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    ... procedure. 1 Turn on your computer. Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select Security, using the cursor directional keys. 3 Select Set Supervisor Password, and press the Enter key. The Set Supervisor ...
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    ... it. Commit your password to memory, and press the Enter key. 3 4 To remove password, do the following: 1 Select Set Supervisor Password... computer. Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select Security, using the cursor directional keys. 3 Select ...
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    Chapter 2. Using Your Computer 5 Press the Enter key once to move to the Confirm New Password field.... you just entered to verify it. 3 Press the Enter key once to move to the Confirm New Password ... your password to memory, and press the Enter key. To remove the password, do the following: 1 Select ...
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    ... need to select User + Master through Built-in HDD1 Password Select in BIOS Setup Utility. You need to set a master password and a ...1 Turn on your computer. Press F2, while the initial screen is displayed. The BIOS Setup Utility screen opens. 2 Select Security, using the cursor directional keys. 32
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    ...Set HDD Master Password, and press the Enter key. The Set Hard Disk Master Password screen opens. ...field. Retype the password you just entered to verify it. Disk User Password screen opens. 6 Select Set HDD...Password, and press the Enter key. The Set Hard 7 Choose your Hard Disk User Password, which ...
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    ... HDD master password in the Enter Current Password field, and press the Enter key thrice. To change the HDD user password, select Set HDD User Password and... Enter Current Password field, and press the Enter key thrice. Note: Remove the HDD password will disable your hard disk password protection. 34
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    ... to ensure correct operation and performance of each component in your computer. Lenovo provides all drivers that you need in your Disk "D:".... Windows Vista®) Notes: Most installations require a reboot to update the driver, otherwise the system's stability and audio or...
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    ... Windows Power options. The rate at which you use battery power determines how long you can use the...two main factors: The amount of energy stored in the battery when you begin to work. The way you use your ...the AC adapter. While you use AC power, the battery charges automatically. The AC adapter that ...
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    ... time by looking at the battery meter at the bottom of your display. Notes: When you do not use the... around the AC power transformer pack when it is connected to the transformer. You can charge the battery when the AC ...indicator (amber) starts blinking If the battery has not been used for a long time ...
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    ... Danger: Do not attempt to disassemble or modify the battery pack. Attempting to do so ... than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery pack is not covered by the warranty... substances. To avoid possible injury: Replace only with a battery of the type recommended by Lenovo. 38...
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    ... 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 ... battery pack away from children. Danger: Do not put the battery pack in trash that is disposed of in landfills. When ...
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    ... USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 devices such as a keyboard, mouse, camera, hard disk drive, printer, and scanner. USB allows devices ...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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    Chapter 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 pull the PCI Express card out of the PCI...
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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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    ... 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 to the HDMI connector on your computer. To shift to other connected display ...
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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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    ... be dangerous if 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 ...
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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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    ... 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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    ... and tells where you can find detailed answers. For details about each publication included in the package with your computer, see Lenovo IdeaPad Y430 Setup Poster. What safety precautions should I follow when using my computer? See "Chapter 6. Safety, ...
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    ... recovery methods offered by Lenovo, see OneKey Rescue System User Guide. How can I contact the ... Support Center nearest to you, See "Lenovo Warranty Service Telephone Numbers" on page 111. ...the warranty period and type of warranty service, see "Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty" on page 100...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Troubleshooting If you do not find your problem here, see Chapter 2. The following section only ...information in Chapter 2. Display Problems When I turn on the computer, nothing appears on the screen and the computer does not beep while ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting If these items are properly set, and the screen remains blank, ..., have the computer serviced. When I turn on the computer, only a white cursor appears on a blank screen. Restore ... computer serviced. My screen goes blank while the computer is on. Your screen saver or power ...
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    ... forgot your HDD password, Lenovo authorized servicer cannot reset your password... computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the hard disk drive replaced... computer to a Lenovo authorized servicer or a marketing representative to have the system board replaced. Proof...
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    ...and the temperature is within range, have the computer serviced. The critical low-battery error message appears, and ... immediately turns off. The battery power is getting low. Connect the AC adapter to the computer, or replace the battery with a fully charged one. The computer does not return from ...
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    ... more. 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... blinking blue, press any key or the Power button to resume from the sleep mode. If you still have the problem, do the Solution ...
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    ...unreadable or distorted. Make sure that: The display device driver is installed correctly. The screen resolution and... tab. 5 Make sure that the correct device driver name is shown in the adapter information window. Note: The device driver name depends on the video chip that has been installed on your...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Incorrect characters appear on the screen. Did you install the operating system or application program correctly? If they are installed and configured correctly, have the computer serviced. Missing, discolored, or bright dots appear on the screen every time ...
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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: ... between headphone and SPDIF" in Chapter 3. Battery Problems The battery cannot be fully charged by the power-off method in the standard ...
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    ... not charge. For details, See "Handling the Battery" in Chapter 2. A Hard Disk Drive Problem The hard disk drive does not work. In the Boot menu in BIOS Setup Utility, make sure that the hard disk drive is included in the Boot Sequence ...
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    Chapter 4. Troubleshooting Your computer might lock when it enters sleep mode during a communication ...The computer does not start from a device you want. See the Boot menu of the BIOS Setup ... which the computer starts is enabled. In the Boot menu in the BIOS Setup Utility, make sure that the device is...
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    ... If you need help, service, technical assistance, or just want more information ... specific information and links, go to the Microsoft Web site at http://www.microsoft.com. Lenovo ... assistance with installation of, or questions related to, Service Packs for your Lenovo-preinstalled Microsoft Windows ...
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    Chapter 5. Getting Help and Service Getting Help on the Web The Lenovo Web site on the World ...and learn about options that can make working with your Lenovo computer even easier. Calling ...repair - If the problem is determined to be caused by Lenovo hardware under warranty, trained service personnel...
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    ... that are required after a product has been sold. Lenovo or your reseller, if authorized .... The following items are not covered: Replacement or use of parts not manufactured for or by Lenovo or non... Warranty, then follow the instructions on the screen. Refer to your Lenovo hardware warranty for a full...
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    Chapter 5. Getting Help and Service Machine Type and Model Serial numbers of ... Support Center location are located in "Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty" on page 100. Note: Telephone ... site at http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. If the number for your country or region is not listed, contact your...
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    Chapter 5. Getting Help and Service Getting Help around the World If you travel with your computer or relocate it to a ... 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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    ... your computer. The information in this document does 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 are developed to be ...
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    ... for further guidance. For a list of Service and Support phone numbers, see http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. Frequently inspect your computer and its components ..., plugs, power adapters, extension cords, surge protectors, or power supplies that are cracked, broken, or damaged. Signs of ...
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    ... product, power cord, or power adapter has been exposed to water. The product has been dropped or damaged ... notice these conditions with a product (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 ...
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    ...referred to as options. Replacement parts approved for customer 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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    ... and other body parts away. Attention: Before replacing any CRUs, turn off the computer and ... Power Adapters Danger: Use only the power cords and power adapters supplied by the product manufacturer. The ... safety hazard. Always route power cords or any other cables so that they will not be walked on,...
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    ... power adapters from liquids. For instance, do not leave your power cord or power adapter near sinks, ... and completely plugged into receptacles. Do not use any power adapter that shows corrosion at the ... (such as deformed plastic) at the ac input or anywhere on the power adapter. Do not use any power ...
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    ... cords, surge protectors, uninterruptible power supplies, and power strips that you use ... to be damaged or corroded, do not use the outlet until it is replaced by a qualified electrician. Do ... is damaged, contact the manufacturer to obtain a replacement. Do not share an electrical outlet with other ...
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    ..., and located close to the equipment. Do not fully extend power cords in a way that will stress the cords. Be sure that the power outlet provides the correct voltage and current ... connect and disconnect the equipment from the electrical outlet. Power Supply Statement Danger: Never remove the ...
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    ...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 of explosion if ...
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    ...these basic precautions: When your computer is turned on or the battery is charging, the base, the palm rest, and ...heat depends on the amount of system activity and the battery charge level. Extended contact with your ... length of time. Do not operate your computer or charge the battery near flammable ...
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    ... and your computer, it generates heat. Do not place the adapter in contact with any part of ... be required for computers in dusty or hightraffic areas. Do not restrict or block any ventilation openings. ... risk of overheating. Airflow temperatures into the computer should not exceed 35° C (95° F). 78
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    ...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. Check CD/DVD discs for cracks before each use. Do not use cracked or damaged discs. 79
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    ... is evidence of fire, water, or structural damage. Disconnect the attached power cords, battery pack, and all the cables before you open the device covers, unless instructed otherwise in the installation and configuration procedures. Do not use your computer until you ...
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    ...all cables to devices. 3. Attach signal cables to connectors. 4. Attach power cords to outlets. 5. Turn devices ON. To disconnect: 1. Turn everything... Remove signal cables from connectors. 4. Remove all cables from devices. The power cord must be disconnected from the wall outlet or receptacle before...
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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 U.S. to conform to the requirements of the Department of Health and Human Services 21 Code of Federal Regulations (DHHS 21 CFR) Subchapter J... normal operation, user maintenance, or servicing. When a CD or DVD drive is installed, note the following handling instructions. Danger: Use of controls,...
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    ... 6. Safety, Use, and Care Information Danger: Laser radiation when open. Do not stare into the beam, do not view directly with optical ... the beam. Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Notice Attention: Mercury Information (does not apply to LED backlit models): The fluorescent lamp in the liquid crystal ...
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    ... Do not leave the base of your computer, or any other part that becomes hot ... body for an extended period when the computer is functioning or when the battery is charging. Your computer dissipates some ... is a function of the level of system activity and battery charge level. Extended contact with your...
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    ... 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 computer away from magnets, activated cellular phones, electrical appliances, or speakers (within 13 cm or 5 in). Avoid subjecting your computer to extreme ...
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    ... to facilitate safe electrostatic discharge. Note: Not all such appliances cause a significant ... handle options or CRUs, or perform any work inside the computer, take the following precautions ... install the part without setting it down. When this is not possible, place the static-protective packaging ...
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    ... bag. For outdoor use Backup your critical data before you take your computer outdoors. Ensure that the battery is full. Be sure to turn off the power and close the LCD well. Do not leave anything between the closed LCD and the keyboard. 88
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    ... 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. Data Safety ... or directories that were not created by you; otherwise, your computer software might fail to work. Be ...
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    ...supervisor or hard disk password, Lenovo authorized service providers will not reset it, and you might have to replace your system board or ... possible technical information and upgrades. Only an authorized Lenovo repair technician should disassemble and repair your computer. Do not modify or tape the...
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    ... Information Turn off your computer if you are replacing a device, or else verify that the device is warm- or...Flash Media Card, such as an SD card, do not put your computer in sleep or hibernation mode ...a gentle kitchen-use detergent (one that does not contain abrasive powder or strong chemicals such ...
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    ... surface. Note: Shut down the computer and then disconnect the power cord before cleaning the computer. Cleaning Your Computer Keyboard 1 .... 4 To remove any crumbs and dust from beneath the keys, you can use a camera blower with a brush or cool air from a hair drier. Note: Avoid spraying cleaner ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 102
    ... that does not contain impurities. Accessibility and Comfort As your computer enables you to work in so many places, it is important that you remain ... can improve performance and achieve greater comfort. Lenovo is committed to providing the latest information and technology to ...
  • 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..... Note: This example shows someone in a conventional setting. Even if you work in a casual, less conventional setting, many of the tips in this ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 104
    ... upright) position. Chair: Use a chair that gives you good back support and seat height adjustment. Use chair adjustments to best suit ...If available, 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 relaxed ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 105
    ...6. Safety, Use, and Care Information What If You are Traveling? It may not be possible to observe the best ergonomic practices when you are using your ... computer is maintenance. With proper care, you can avoid common problems. The following sections provide information that can help you to keep your...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 106
    ... Tips for Maintenance 1 Check the capacity of your hard disk drive from time to time. If the hard ... Computer from the start menu. 2. Right-click the hard-disk you want to check. 3. Select Properties from the popup menu. 4. Check the capacity of the hard disk drive. 5. Click the OK button to close ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 107
    ... 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 other non-Lenovo hardware. You might want to read the ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 108
    ... Center at the following Web address: http://consumersupport.lenovo.com. When calling the Customer Support Center, please make sure you have your ... computer has its own specific driver. If you add a new component, the operating system needs to be instructed on how to operate that piece of hardware. ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 109
    ... Lenovo Limited Warranty applies only to Lenovo hardware products you purchased for your own use and not for resale. This ... 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 ...
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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 ... numbers is available at consumersupport.lenovo.com. Warranty service may not be available in all locations ...
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    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty Provider will arrange for service under the type of warranty service ...purchase or to Lenovo and your purchase price will be refunded. Exchange of a Product or Part When the warranty service ... to have your Service Provider service a product that you do not own. 102...
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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 ...
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    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,...
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    ...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 of Purchase Taiwan India, ... Zealand, France Russia Parts and Labor 2 years Battery pack 1 year Warranty Period Type of Warranty Service 3, 4 Parts and Labor 1 year Battery pack 1 year 1, 4 1, 3 1, ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 118
    ... of 3 years on parts and 1 year on labor means that Lenovo provides warranty service without charge for: a. parts and labor during the ... skill and tools. CRU information and replacement instructions are shipped with your product and are available from Lenovo at any time upon request. You may request ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 119
    ...or exchange the product at your location. You 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 product to a designated ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 120
    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 ...
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    Appendix A. Lenovo Limited Warranty New Zealand Russia Toll free Alternate No. 0800 446 833 8-800-700-...-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
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    ... 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...help you remove and replace the part. Examples of these types of CRUs include the notebook main battery, an ...
  • 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 ... Storage: -20° to 65°C (-4°F to 149°F) Environment Note: When you charge the battery pack, its temperature must be at least 10°C (50°F). Relative humidity: - ...
  • 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 ... card) Note: For models with discrete graphics card, the supplied 90W AC adapter with the unit is recommended. ... will cause AC adapter overheat or machine malfunction. Battery pack Lithium-ion (Li-Ion) ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 125
    ...your area. Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply ...functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any Lenovo intellectual property... the operation of any other product, program, or service. Lenovo may have patents or pending...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 126
    .... The information contained in this document does not affect or change Lenovo product specifications or warranties. Nothing in this document shall operate as an express or implied ... in this publication to non-Lenovo Web sites are provided for convenience only and do not in any manner serve ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 127
    ... 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 you purchased...
  • 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
    ... AV Usage Environment and Your Health Wireless LAN PCI Express Mini Card and... frequency safety standards and recommendations, Lenovo believes the integrated wireless cards are safe for use ... review and interpret the extensive research literature. In some situation or environment, the use of Wireless ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 130
    Appendix D. Notices If you are uncertain of the policy that applies on the use of wireless devices in a specific organization (e.g., airport or hospital), you are encouraged to ask for authorization to use Wireless LAN PCI Express Mini Card or Bluetooth Daughter Card prior...
  • 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
    ...An outside antenna system should not be located in the vicinity of overhead power lines or where it can fall into such power lines or circuits. When installing an outside antenna system... care should be taken to keep from touching such power lines or circuits, as contact with them may be...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 133
    Appendix D. Notices Electronic Emissions Notices The following information refers to Lenovo IdeaPad Y430, machine type 20005, 2781. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement This equipment has been tested and found to comply ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 134
    ... Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any ..., including interference that may cause undesired operation. Responsible party: Lenovo (United States) Incorporated 1009 Think Place - Building One ...
  • 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
    ... the European Union. This label is applied to various products to indicate that the product is not to be thrown away, but rather reclaimed upon end of life per... 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
    ... 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 instructions at www.ibm...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 143
    ... CR (manganese dioxide) lithium coin cell batteries may contain perchlorate. Perchlorate Material ... sensitive, is stored on a storage device called the hard disk. Before you dispose of, sell, or hand ... of those Agreements. Deleting the data from the hard disk is not easy. There are methods that seem ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 144
    Appendix D. Notices Using the preinstalled recovery program, bring the hard disk back to factory-ship state. These operations, however,..., 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 Recovery, OneKey AntiVirus), APS, Power Express, ... Management and ReadyComm are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Lenovo in the United States and/or other countries. Microsoft, ...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 146
    ... ...6 Using ...35 Customer Replaceable Unit (CRU) parts list ...113 Customer Support Center ...64 D Display Cleaning ...93 Drivers ...35 B Battery Charging...38 Bluetooth Connecting ...50 Interoperability ...119 Switch ...8, 16 Usage Environment ...
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    ... ...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 Battery ...60 Computer Screen ...57 Display ...53 M ...
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    ...Sound ...60 Startup ...61 Trademarks ...136 Troubleshooting ...53 U USB port ...4, 6, 40 R Remote...... ...16 S Security...26 Security keyhole...3 Speaker ...2 Specifications ...114 Storage Media Handling ... Subwoofer ...10 W Web Help ...64 Wireless LAN Antennas ...2 Connecting ...24 Interoperability...
  • Lenovo Y430 | Y430 User Guide V1.0 - Page 149
    If your product is not working correctly, DO NOT RETURN IT TO THE STORE. For technical assistance, contact a Lenovo support specialist 24 hours a ...-453-6686). Additionally, you can find support information and updates on the Lenovo Web site located at http://consumersupport....
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