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User's Manual for English Edition - Page 3
......60 Storage Devices...61 Flash Memory Card Reader...61 Hard Disk Drive...62 Memory (RAM)...63 Connections...64 Network Connection...64 Wireless LAN Connection (on selected models)...66 Windows Wireless Network Connection...68 Bluetooth Wireless Connection(on selected models)...70 Appendix Optional Accessories...A-2 ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 17
...navigation in the Windows operating system. Touchpad The touchpad is a pointing device that provides the same functions as a desktop mouse. A software-controlled scrolling function is available after setting up the included touchpad utility to allow easy Windows or web navigation. 6 Notebook PC User Manual 17
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 22
... and configures CMOS accordingly during the POST (Power-On-Self-Test) process. There is no hardware or software (including BIOS) setup required after the memory is installed. Visit an authorized service center or retailer for information on memory upgrades for your Notebook PC. Only purchase expansion modules from authorized retailers...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 37
... turn ON the Notebook PC, it will first run through a series of software-controlled diagnostic tests called the Power-On Self Test (POST). The software that controls the POST is installed as a permanent part of the Notebook PC's architecture. The ... that the hard disk is correctly detected and ready for the installation of a new operating system. Notebook PC User Manual 37
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 38
..., backup your data immediately and run Windows disk checking program. To run ...'s disk checking program: click Windows > select Computer > right-click a hard disk ... Now > click Start. You can also select "Scan ...sectors" for more effective scan and repair but the process will run slower. IMPORTANT! If warnings are still given during bootup after running a software disk checking utility, you should ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 41
...hibernation modes. Actual behavior of the power switch can be customized in Windows Control Panel "Power Options." For other options, such ... system, you may be prompted to restart the system. Some installation processes will provide a dialog box to allow restart. To restart the system manually, choose Restart....after turning OFF your Notebook PC before turning it back ON. Notebook PC User Manual 41
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 46
... on sleep button setting in power management setup). Radio Tower (f2): Wireless Models Only: Toggles the internal wireless LAN or Bluetooth (on selected models) ON or OFF with an on-screen-display. When enabled, the corresponding wireless indicator will light. Windows software settings are necessary to use the wireless LAN or Bluetooth. Sun Down Icon (f5): Decreases the display brightness Sun Up ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 48
... see the current mode through the onscreen display (OSD). Fn+V (on selected models): Toggles "Life Frame" software application. For some models, this function is available only when you enable the camera. Fn+A (on ... can see the current mode through the on-screen display (OSD). Fn+Enter (extended keyboard): Toggles Windows "Calculator" application. (on selected models) 48 Notebook PC User Manual
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 53
... LAN. This indicator will light to show that the Notebook PC's built-in Bluetooth (BT) function is activated. When the built-in wireless LAN is enabled, this indicator will also light. (Windows software settings are necessary.) Capital Lock Indicator Indicates that capital lock [Caps Lock] is activated when lighted...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 55
...-click button (area inside the dotted-line) DO NOT use any objects in place of your finger to operate the touchpad. These objects may damage the touchpad's surface. A device driver is still required for working with some application software. Notebook PC User Manual 55
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 63
... the POST (PowerOn-Self-Test) process. There is no hardware or software (including BIOS) setup required after the memory is installed. WARNING! Disconnect all the connected peripherals, any telephone or ... as external power supply, battery pack, etc.) before installing or removing a memory. IMPORTANT! When replacing or upgrading the hard drive, always visit an authorized ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 64
Connections The built-in network cannot be installed later as an upgrade. After purchase, network can be installed as an expansion card. Network Connection Connect a network cable, with RJ-45 connectors on each end, to... connection to a network switching hub with "duplex" enabled. The software default is to use the fastest setting so no user-intervention is required. ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 74
...connect or disconnect many USB peripherals through a single cable. USB Flash Memory Disk ...used in current operating systems, no drivers are necessary. USB Floppy Disk Drive An optional ...system failures, use Windows "Safely Remove Hardware" on the taskbar before disconnecting the USB floppy ... to be more comfortable. Attaching an external USB mouse will allow Windows navigation to be more comfortable...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 75
.... If updates or replacement of the support disc is necessary, contact your dealer for web sites to download individual software drivers and utilities. The support disc contains all drivers, utilities and software for all popular operating systems including those ... and features may not work until the device drivers and utilities are installed. Notebook PC User Manual A-3
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 85
... Cannot wake up from the hibernation. 1. Remove upgraded parts (RAM, HDD, WLAN, BT) if they were installed after purchase. 2. If not the case, try MS System Restore... center and ask an engineer for assistance. Hardware Problem - Keyboard / Hotkey The Hotkey (FN) is disabled. A. Reinstall the "ATK0100" driver from the driver CD or download it from the ASUS website. Notebook PC User Manual A-13
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 88
... to see if the problem is due to incompatible memory. 2. Un-install software applications. If you have installed software applications recently, they may not be compatible ...system. Try to un-install them in Windows Safe Mode. 3. Check your system for viruses. 4. Update the BIOS... Easy Flash in Windows or AFLASH in DOS mode. These utilities and BIOS files can be downloaded from the...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 89
... your data to another location before recovering. CAUTION! DO NOT connect to the Internet before you have installed an anti-virus software and Internet firewall to protect yourself from viruses. Ensure that you install the "Intel INF Update" and "ATKACPI" drivers first so that hardware devices can be recognized. 6. If the problem ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 90
Software Problem - BIOS Updating the BIOS. 1. Please verify the Notebook PC's exact model and download the latest BIOS file for your model from the ASUS website and save it in your flash disk drive. 2. Connect your flash disk drive to the Notebook PC and power on the Notebook PC. 3. Use the Start Easy Flash function on the Advanced page of the BIOS Setup Utility. Follow the ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 91
...copy your data files (such as Outlook PST files) to USB storage devices or to a network drive and make note of any ...your hard disk drive used to restore the operating system, drivers, and utilities installed on your Notebook PC at the factory....5. Press [F9] during bootup. Press [Enter] to select Windows Setup [EMS Enabled]. Select the language then click Next. Read the ASUS Preload Wizard messages ...
User's Manual for English Edition - Page 92
... and creates two new partitions "C" (40%) and "D" (60%). 6. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the recovery process. Visit the ASUS website at www.asus.com for updated drivers and utilities. Using Recovery DVD (on selected models) Creating the Recovery DVD: 1. Double-click the AI Recovery Burner icon on the Window ...
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