MSI CX720 manual table of contents:
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... Interference Statement ...1-5 FCC Conditions ...1-6 CE Conformity ...1-6 Safety Instructions...1-7 Safety Guideline for Using Lithium Battery ...1-11 ......1-22 Trademarks ...1-22 Reversion History ...1-22
Manual Map ...2-2 Unpacking...2-3 Specification...2-4 Product Overview ...2-9 Top...
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1-3 Right Side View ...2-16 Left Side View...2-18 Rear Side View...2-19 Bottom Side View ...2-21 Preface
Power Management ...3-2 Connecting the AC Power ...3-2 Using the Battery Power...3-4 ECO Engine -- Power Saving Function ...3-10 Power Management in Windows OS ...3-12 Energy ...
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1-4 ExpressCard Installation...3-39 Removing the ExpressCard ...3-39 Installing the ExpressCard ...3-39 Components Replacement and Upgrade ...3-40 Preface
About BIOS Setup...4-2 When to Use BIOS Setup...4-2 How to Run BIOS Setup...4-2 Control Keys ...4-3 BIOS Setup Menu...4-4 Main menu...
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FCC-B Radio Frequency Interference Statement
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, ... energy, and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, ...
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1-6 Shield interface cables and AC power cord, if any, must be used in order to comply with the emission limits. Preface
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: This device may not cause harmful interference. This ...
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Read the safety instructions carefully and thoroughly. All cautions and warnings on the equipment or user's manual should be noted.
Keep the User's Guide that comes with the package for future reference.
Keep this equipment away from humidity and...
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1-8 Preface Make sure the power voltage is within safety range and has been adjusted properly to the value of 100~240V before connecting the equipment to the power outlet. Always unplug the AC power cord before installing any add-on card or module to the equipment. Always disconnect the AC power ...
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... If any of the following situations arises, get the equipment checked by a service personnel: The power cord or plug is damaged. Liquid has penetrated into ... worked well or you can not get it work according to User's Manual. The equipment was dropped and damaged. The equipment has obvious signs of ...
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1-10 Preface Green Product Features Reduced energy consumption during use and stand-by Limited use of substances harmful to the environment and health Easily dismantled and recycled Reduced use of natural resources by encouraging recycling Extended product lifetime through easy upgrades Reduced ...
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... type Discard used batteries according to manufacturer's instructions. Remplacer
(French) (Français) ATTENTION: II.... les batteries usages conformément aux instructions du fabricant. (German) (Deutsch) VORSICHT: ...o con uno equivalente come indicato nel manuale del produttore. Smaltire le batterie ...
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üreticinin talimatlarına göre degerlendiriniz. (Greek) (Ελληνικά) ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Κίνδυνος έκρηξης εάν η μπαταρία τοποθετηθεί λανθασμένα. Να αντικαθιστάτε μόνο με τον ίδιο ή αντίστοιχο ...
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권장하는 것과 동일하거나 동등한 배터리로만 교체하십시오. 사용한 배터리는 제조업체의 지침에 따라
폐기하십시오. (Vietnamese) (Tieng Viet) LƯU Ý: Thay thế pin không tương thích có thể dẫn đến nguy cơ bị nổ. Chỉ thay ...
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... batteribyte. typ som rekommenderas av apparattillverkaren. Använd samma batterityp eller en ekvivalent
Kassera använt batteri enligt fabrikantens instruction. Vaihda paristo ainoastaan
(Finnish) (Suomi) VAROITUS: Paristo voi räjähtää, jos se on virheellisesti asennettu. valmistajan ...
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proizvođača. (Estonian) (Eesti) ETTEVAATUST! Plahvatusoht, kui aku on valesti paigaldatud. Asendage ainult sama või tootja poolt soovitatud võrdväärse akuga. Hävitage kasutatud aku vastavalt tootja juhistele Persian
(English) Under the European ...
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(German) (Deutsch) Gemäß der Richtlinie 2002/96/EG über Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte dürfen Elektro- und Elektronik-Altgeräte nicht mehr als kommunale Abfälle entsorgt werden, die sich auf 13.August, 2005 wirken. Und der Hersteller von bedeckt Elektronik-Altgeräte ...
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(Greek) (Ελληνικά) Σύμφωνα με την Οδηγία 2002/96/ΕΚ της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης («ΕΕ») περί Απόρριψης Ηλεκτρικού και Ηλεκτρονικού Εξοπλισμού (WEEE), η οποία λαμβάνει ισχύ ...
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文规定「电机电子设备产品」不可再以都市废弃物处理，且所有相关电子设备制造商，均须在产品使用寿命结束后进行回 收。 (Japanese) (日本語) 2005 年 8 月 13 日以降に EU 加盟国を流通する電気・電子製品には WEEE ...
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odbačeni kao običan otpad i proizvođači ove opreme biće prinuđeni da uzmu natrag ove proizvode na kraju njihovog uobičajenog veka trajanja. (Netherlands) (Nederlands) De richtlijn van de Europese Unie (EU) met betrekking tot Vervuiling van Electrische en Electronische producten ...
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(Slovak) (Slovenčina) Na základe smernice Európskej únie („EU") o elektrických a elektronických zariadeniach číslo 2002/96/ES, ktorá vstúpila do platnosti 13. augusta 2005, výrobky, ktorými sú „elektrické a elektronické zariadenia" nesmú byť zneškodňované ...
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2002/96/EC, koja je na snazi od 13. kolovoza 2005., "električni i elektronički uređaji" se ne smiju više bacati zajedno s kućnim otpadom i proizvođači su obvezni zbrinuti takve proizvode na kraju njihovog životnog vijeka. (Estonian) (Eesti) Vastavalt Euroopa Liidu ("EL") ...
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... as a "CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT." To use this model properly, read the instruction manual carefully and keep this manual for your future reference. In case of any trouble with this model, please contact your nearest "AUTHORIZED service station." To prevent direct exposure to the laser beam, do ...
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... using notebook. We are proud to tell our users that this notebook is thoroughly tested and certified by our reputation for unsurpassed dependability and customer satisfaction.
This User's Manual provides instructions and illustrations on how to operate ...
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.... The package should contain the following items:
Quick Start Manual
High-capacity Li-ion battery
AC/DC adapter and AC power cord
Carry bag (optional)
All-in-one application disk, containing the full version of user's manual, drivers, utilities, and optional recovery function, etc..
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Dimension Weight 414 (W) x 267 (D) x 37.2 (H) mm 2.8 ~ 2.95KG with battery
Processor Type Support Processor L3 Cache Special Notification Socket rPGA988 Intel Calpella (Dual core) 8MB The actual processor preinstalled in the notebook ...
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...the model users purchased)
HDD form factor Main HDD Secondary HDD Optical Device Drive Special Notification 2.5" 250/ 320/ 500/ 640 GB Optionally supported DVD Super-Multi (optional) The actual HDD and ODD preinstalled in the notebook depends on the model you purchased, and may very without notice...
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...out) Mic-in RJ11 RJ45 HDMI E-SATA Internal Microphone Card Reader 15 pin ...Sub x 1 x 4 (USB version 2.0) x1 x 1 (SPDIF-out supported) x1 x 1 (optional) x1 x1 x1 ...XD / SD/ MMC / MS/ MS Pro) The supported memory cards may vary without ... Approval LAN Wake on LAN Optionally Supported Yes (in AC mode) Yes 10...
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2-7 Wireless LAN Bluetooth Wfm 2.0 Supported Supported Supported Introductions
Sound Controller Internal Speaker Sound Volume Realtek® ALC269-VB 2 speakers... 1GB External display devices will be auto detected when connected. Supported
LCD Type Brightness 17.3" LED ...
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Software & BIOS
USB Flash Boot BIOS Yes, USB floppy boot up DOS only Fast Boot Support --- Yes
Kensington Lock Hole Compliance x1 WHQL
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...that users purchased.
The figure of top-open view and description shown below will lead you to browse the main operating area of your notebook.
1. Webcam/ Webcam LED Internal Microphone Power Button / Power LED Keyboard/ Quick Launch [Fn] Buttons
2. 3. 4.
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.... Webcam LED indicator, next to the webcam, grows orange when webcam function is activated; LED goes out when this function is turned off. 2. Internal Microphone This is the built-in microphone and its function is the same with microphone. 3. Power Button / Power LED Power Button Press the power ...
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... + ECO Engine (Power Saving) by ECO Engine, or to turn this function off recurrently. Refer to the Power Management section in chapter 3 of this manual for the detailed information of this ECO Engine, Power Saving Function. launch the User Defined application. Or, press and hold the Fn button, and ...
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... hold the Fn button, and then press the F9 button to turn the Bluetooth function on. Press again to turn it off.
Press and hold the Fn ... model users purchased. This function button will not be available when the 3G function is not supported.
5. Touchpad This is the pointing device of the notebook.
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Front Side View
1. Status LED
1. Status LED Scroll Lock: Glowing blue when the Scroll Lock function is activated.
Num Lock: Glowing blue when the Num Lock function is activated.
Caps Lock: Glowing blue when the Caps Lock function is activated. Hard Disk/ Optical Drive ...
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... glows blue when Bluetooth function is enabled. Note: The Bluetooth Function may be optional supported depending on the model users purchased. Warning: For flight safety consideration, make sure this LED indicator goes out when you are in flight...
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...when this function is disabled. Note: Functions listed here may be optional supported depending on the model users purchased. Warning: For flight safety consideration, make sure this LED indicator goes out when you are in flight. Contact...
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Right Side View
1. 2. 3. 4. ExpressCard Slot USB Port Card Reader Audio Port Connectors
1. ExpressCard Slot The notebook provides an ExpressCard slot. The new ExpressCard interface is smaller and faster than PC Card interface. The ExpressCard technology takes ...
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... 3. Card Reader The built-in card reader may support various types of memory card, such as ...for further and correct information and be noted that the supported memory cards may vary without notice.... stereo system and Hi-Fi function supported. Headphone: A connector for speakers or headphones. Line In:...
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Left Side View
1. Kensington Lock 2. Optical Drive Device 3. USB Port
1. Kensington Lock This notebook provides a Kensington Lock hole, which allows users to secure the notebook in place with a key or some mechanical PIN device and attached through a rubberised metal ...
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Rear Side View
1. 2. Power Connector E-SATA Port USB Port HDMI Connector Ventilator RJ-11 Connector RJ-45 Connector VGA Port
3. 4. 5. 6.
1. Power Connector To connect the AC adapter and supply power for the notebook. 2. E-SATA (External Serial ...
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2-20 4. HDMI Connector HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is a new interface standard for PCs, displays and consumer electronics devices that supports standard, enhanced and high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. 5. Ventilator The ventilator is designed ...
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Bottom Side View
1 2 3
1. 2. 3. 4.
Battery Lock/Unlock Button Battery Release Button Ventilator Battery Pack Stereo Speakers
1. Battery Lock/Unlock Button Battery cannot be moved when the button is positioned on lock status. Once the button is slid to unlock ...
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... is designed to cool the system. DO NOT block the ventilator for air circulation. 4. Battery Pack This notebook will be powered by the battery pack when the AC adapter is disconnected. 5. Stereo Speakers Give high quality sound blaster with stereo system and Hi-Fi function supported. Introductions
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3-2 Getting Started
Connecting the AC power
It is strongly recommended to connect the AC/DC adapter to the notebook and use the AC power while using this notebook for the first time. When the AC power is connected, recharging the battery will start immediately. Note that the AC/DC...
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Connecting the AC Power
1. Unpack the package to find the AC/DC adapter and power cord. 2. Attach the power cord to the connector of the AC/DC adapter. 3. Plug the DC end of the adapter to the notebook, and the male end of the power cord to the electrical outlet.
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Using the Battery Power
This notebook is equipped with a high-capacity Li-ion battery pack. The rechargeable Li-ion battery pack is an internal power source of the notebook. Be aware of that this battery pack may be damaged if users try to disassemble the battery pack on their own. Also, note ...
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Installing the Battery Pack
It is always recommended to have another battery pack in reserve for enough power supply. Please contact your local dealer to purchase a battery pack that is compliant to your notebook. To insert the battery pack, following the steps below:
The figures show here ...
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Releasing the Battery Pack
To install the battery pack, following the steps below: 1. Make sure the notebook is turned off, and the AC power is disconnected. 2. Press the lock/unlock button to the unlocked position. 3. Locate the battery release button on the bottom side. 4. Push and hold the ...
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Battery Safety Tips
Replacing or handling the battery incorrectly may present a risk of fire or explosion, which could cause serious injury. Only replace the main battery pack with the same or equivalent type of battery. Do not disassemble, short-circuit or incinerate batteries or store them ...
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Charging the Battery Pack
The battery pack can be recharged while it is installed in the notebook. Please pay attention to the following tips before recharging the battery: If a charged battery pack is not available, save your work and close all running programs and shut down the system or ...
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ECO Engine -- Power Saving Function (Optionally Supported)
ECO Engine, the outstanding and unique power saving function, provides...the battery running time while performing different tasks with this notebook. Read the instructions bellow to activate the ECO Engine power saving function: 1. Press...
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3-11 Getting Started
Presentation Mode Select this mode while performing presentation applications.
Office Mode Select this mode while dealing with office documentation tasks.
Turbo Battery Mode Select this mode to maximize the battery running time.
ECO Off Selected to disable ECO Engine.
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... benefits. To be energy efficient, turn off your display or set your PC to standby/hibernate mode after a period of user inactivity. Follow the instructions below to adjust the power management settings in Windows OS: 1. Power Options in Windows OS allow you to control the power management features ...
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Energy Saving Tips
Activate the ECO power saving function to manage the computer's energy consumption. Turn off the monitor after a period of user inactivity. Utilize the Fn and F12 sleep mode keys to turn into power saving mode. Tune the settings in Power Options under Windows OS to ...
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... you are a beginner to the notebook, please read the following instructions to assure your own safety, and ... chair, adjust the chair's back (if available) to support your back comfortably. Place you ... operating. Put your hands on the desk naturally to support your wrists. Adjust the angle/position ...
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3-16 Getting Started
1. Keep your hands and feet with optimal comfort. 2. Adjust the angle and position of LCD panel. 3. Adjust the desk's height. 4. Sit straight and keep a good posture. 5. Adjust the chair's height.
4 2 1
Having a Good Work Habit
Have a good work habit is important...
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Knowing the Keyboard
This notebook provides a full-functioned keyboard. This keyboard can be divided into four categories: Typewriter keys, Cursor keys, Numeric keys and Function keys.
The keyboard shown here may vary from the actual one, depending on which county users purchase the notebook...
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In addition to providing the major function of the keyboard, these typewrite keys also provide several keys for special purposes, such as [Ctrl,] [Alt,] and [Esc] key. When the lock keys are pressed, the corresponding LEDs will light up to indicate their status: Num Lock: ...
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The four cursor (arrow) keys and [Home], [PgUp], [PgDn], [End] keys are used to control the cursor movement.
Move the cursor left for one space.
Move the cursor right for one space.
Move the cursor up for one line.
Move the cursor down for one line.
Move to ...
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..., which are used to perform Windows-specific functions, such as opening the Start menu and launching the shortcut menu. For more information of the two keys, please refer to your Windows manual or online help. [Fn] Key Switch the display output mode between the LCD, external monitor and both.
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3-21 Getting Started +
Enable or disable the touchpad function.
Decrease the LCD brightness.
Increase the LCD brightness.
Decrease the built-in speaker's volume.
Increase the built-in speaker's volume. +
Disable the computer's audio function.
Force the computer into sleep ...
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3-22 Quick Launch [Fn] Buttons Use the [Fn] buttons on the keyboard to activate the specific applications or tools. With the help of these quick launch buttons, users will be able to do work more efficiently. Getting Started
Press and hold the Fn button, and then press the F4 button to + User ...
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... and then press the F9 button to turn the Bluetooth function on. Press again to turn it off....3G function on. Press again to turn it off. + 3G (Not Supported) This 3G function is optional supported depending on the model users purchased. This function button will not be available when the 3G function ...
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Knowing the Touchpad
The touchpad integrated in your notebook is a pointing device that is compatible with standard mouse, allowing you to control the notebook by pointing the location of the cursor on the screen and making selection with its two buttons.
The touchpad figures shown here are ...
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... speed and other advanced features of the cursor on the screen. To configure the touchpad, you can use the standard Microsoft or IBM PS/2 driver in your Windows operating system. The Mouse Properties in Control Panel allows you to change the configuration. Positioning and Moving Place your finger on...
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3-26 that your each tap on the touchpad is equivalent to pressing the left button. Tapping twice more rapidly on the touchpad is to execute a double-click. Drag and Drop You can move files or objects in your notebook by using drag-and-drop. To do so, place the cursor on the desired item and ...
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... when the hard disk In-use LED is on. Do not remove or install the hard disk drive when the notebook is turned on. The replacement of hard disk drive should be done by an authorized retailer or service representative. Therefore, it is usually used to install the operating system and
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Using the Optical Storage Device (optionally supported)
Your notebook is equipped with an optical storage device. The actual device preinstalled in your notebook depends on the model you purchased. DVD Super-Multi: Works as a multi-functional DVD Dual Drive and a DVD RAM Drive.
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Inserting the Disk
The following instructions when describe operating the the general procedure
optical storage device: 1. Confirm that the notebook is turned on.
Press the eject button on the panel and the disk tray will slide out partially.
Gently pull the ...
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3-30 Getting Started
Removing the Disk
Follow the instructions below to remove the disk that is placed in the optical storage device: 6. Press the eject button on the drive's panel and the disk tray will slide out partially.
7. Gently pull the tray out until fully extended.
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..., and external optical storage device, ete.. To connect these devices, install the drivers for each device first if necessary, and then connect the ...the USB devices installed, and if there is no detection of the devices, please manually enable the USB devices by going to Start Menu / Control Panel / ...
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Connecting the External Display Devices
This notebook provides a VGA port for connecting a larger display with higher resolution. The 15-pin D-Sub VGA port allows users to connect an external monitor or other standard VGA-compatible device (such as a projector) for a great view of the ...
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3-33 HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) is a new interface standard for PCs, displays and consumer electronics devices that supports standard, enhanced and high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. Getting Started
Once the display is connected to the ...
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...Users can now utilize shielded cable outside the notebook to take advantage of the benefits the SATA interface brings to storage. The E-SATA standard interface supports "plug-and-play" technology, so that you can connect and remove the E-SATA devices without turning off the notebook. To connect ...
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The RJ-45 connector of the notebook allows you to connect the LAN (local area network) devices, such as a hub, switch and gateway, to build a network connection. For more instructions or detailed steps on connecting to the LAN, please ask your MIS staff or network manager for help.
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... fax/data modem or combo modem (with built-in Bluetooth function) allows you to use a telephone ... others or to dial-up to connect the Internet.
For more instructions or detailed steps on dialing-up through ... please consult your MIS staff or Internet service provider (ISP) for help. To reduce the risk ...
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Using Wireless LAN Connection (optional supported)
This notebook is equipped with wireless LAN module which allows users to ...a more efficient and a more secure solution to the wireless communication. For more instructions or detailed steps on connecting to the Wireless LAN, please ask your MIS ...
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Using Bluetooth Connection (optional supported)
This notebook is equipped with Bluetooth module which allows users to ...2.4 GHz short-range radio frequency bandwidth. For more instructions or detailed steps on using the Bluetooth function, please ask your MIS staff or network manager for help.
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...bandwidth serial PCI Express and USB 2.0 interfaces. The following instruction provides you with a basic installation for the ExpressCard, including how...to install and remove it. For more information, please refer to the manual of your ExpressCard.
Removing the ExpressCard
1. Locate the ExpressCard ...
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3-40 Getting Started
Removing the ExpressCard
Installing the ExpressCard
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3-41 Getting Started
Components Replacement and Upgrade
Please be noticed that the memory, hard disk drive, wireless LAN / Bluetooth module and battery pack preinstalled in the product users purchased may be upgradable or replaceable by user's request depending on the models users purchased.
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... refer to the section of Using Battery power for details.
This notebook is equipped with a wireless LAN/ Bluetooth
module, and the module may be upgradable and replaceable by authorized dealer or service center.
This notebook is equipped with a ...
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... upgradable and replaceable by the authorized dealer or service center.
To learn more about upgrade limitation, please refer to the specification in the User's Manual provided. For any further information about the product users purchased, please contact the ...
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4-2 BIOS Setup
About BIOS Setup
When to Use BIOS Setup?
You may need to run the BIOS Setup when: An error message appears on the screen during the system booting up and is requested to run SETUP. You want to change the default settings for customized features. You want to reload the default BIOS ...
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You can use only the keyboard to control the cursor in the BIOS Setup Utility. Press left arrow to select one menu title. Press up arrow to select one item under the menu title. Press right arrow to select one menu title. Press down arrow to select one item under the menu title.
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4-4 BIOS Setup
The BIOS items and figures shown here are for reference only.
BIOS Setup Menu
Once you enter the BIOS Setup Utility, the Main Menu will appear on the screen. Select the tags to enter the other menus. Main Menu Show system overview information about BIOS version, CPU features, memory...
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BIOS Information This item provides the BIOS information of your system. Serial ATA These items display the types of the SATA devices installed in the notebook. System Information This item provides the information about the firmware, processor, and system memory. Press [Enter] to ...
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4-6 System Time This item allows you to set the system time. The system clock will go on no matter you shut down the PC or get into sleep mode. The time format is [hour:minute:second]. BIOS Setup
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... enter power-saving states under idle states. SATA Mode Selection This item allows you to choose SATA device working in IDE mode or AHCI mode. Legacy USB Support Selecting Enabled allows users to use USB devices, such as mouse, keyboard, or portable disk, in DOS system; or allows users to boot the ...
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Boot Configuration Configure settings during system boot. Quiet Boot This setting is to show POST message during POST process, if not, then it will show OEM logo. Setup Prompt Timeout Number of seconds to wait for setup activation key. Bootup NumLock State This setting is to set the ...
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Setup Administrator Password When this item is selected, a message box shall appear on the screen as below:
Enter New Password
Type a maximum of twenty-digit password and press [Enter]. The
password entered now will replace any previously set password from CMOS ...
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4-10 BIOS Setup Setup The password is required only when users try to access to BIOS SETUP UTILITY. The password is required every time when the Notebook is Always powered on or when users try to access to BIOS SETUP UTILITY.
To clear a set Administrator Password/ User Password, just press [Enter]...
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Save & Exit Menu
Discard Changes and Exit Exit the utility without saving the changes you have made. Save Changes and Reset Save the changes you have made and reset the utility. Discard Changes and Reset Abandon your changes and reload the previous configuration before running the utility. ...