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  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 2

    ...) © Copyright Lenovo 2012. All rights reserved. LENOVO products, data, computer software, and services have been developed exclusively at private expense and are sold .... LIMITED AND RESTRICTED RIGHTS NOTICE: If products, data, computer software, or services are delivered pursuant a General Services Administration "GSA" contract, use, reproduction, or disclosure is ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 3

    ... Disc (one or more discs) ...23 Applications and Drivers Recovery Disc (one or more discs) ...23 ... Sleep (standby) mode ...25 Hibernation mode ...26 Lenovo Y480/Y580 ...27 Specifications ...27 Status indicators ... 1030 Hard disk drive(HDD)/Memory/ Mini PCI Express Card slot compartment cover ...37 ... 1050 Optical drive...40 1060 DIMM ...41 1070 PCI Express Mini Card for wireless LAN/WAN and TV Card ......
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 7

    ... a mechanical inspection - Working near power supplies - Removing or installing main units • Before you start to ... current from passing through your body. - When using testers, set the controls correctly and use the approved probe leads ...special safety precautions when you work with very high voltages; instructions for these precautions are in the safety sections of maintenance information. Be...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 9

    .... As each machine was designed and built, required safety items were installed to protect users and service personnel from injury. This guide addresses only those items. You should use good judgment to identify ..., or signs of fire or smoke damage. 8. Check for worn, frayed, or pinched cables. 9. Check that the power-supply cover fasteners (screws or rivets) have not...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 18

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual Laser compliance statement Some models of Lenovo computer are equipped from the factory with an optical storage device such as a CD-ROM drive or a DVD-ROM drive. Such devices are also sold separately as options. If one of these drives is installed, it is certified in the U.S. to conform to ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 20

    .../. Strategy for replacing FRUs Before replacing parts: Make sure that all software fixes, drivers, and BIOS downloads are installed before replacing any FRUs listed in this manual. After a system board is replaced, ensure that the latest BIOS is loaded to the system board before completing the service action. To download software fixes, drivers, and BIOS, follow the steps below: 1. Go to http://...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 23

    ...: • Only certified trained personnel can service the computer. • Before replacing any FRU, read the entire... during such write operations as copying, saving, or formatting. Drives in the computer that you are servicing sequence might have been altered. ... a hardware defect, such as cosmic radiation, electrostatic discharge, or software errors. Consider replacing an FRU only when a problem ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 24

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual What to do first When you do return an FRU, you ... number 7. Machine type, model number, and serial number 8. Customer's name and address Note for warranty: During the warranty ...system • Damage caused by the improper insertion of a PC Card or the installation of an incompatible card • Improper disk insertion or use of an optical drive • ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 25

    ...the computer. 5. Turn off the computer. 6. Disconnect the AC adapter and install the charged battery pack. ... AC adapter for correct continuity and installation. • If the computer does not charge during ...• Replace the system board. • If the problem persists, go to "Lenovo Y480/Y580" ... battery pack that has less than 50% of the total power remaining when installed in the computer. 21
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 26

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual Perform operational charging. If the battery status ...indicator still does not light on, replace the system board. Then reinstall the battery pack. If it ... cursor to the Power Meter icon in the icon tray of the Windows® taskbar and wait for a moment (...is not correct, replace the battery pack. If the resistance is correct, replace the system board. 22
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 27

    ...new drive with the pre-installed software when they arrive. The Recovery Disc Set consists of the following ...Recovery Disc (one or more discs) This disc restores the pre-installed applications and drivers on the computer. Supplemental Recovery Disc This disc contains additional content, such as software... and updates to the software that was preloaded on the computer. Not all recovery disc sets come...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 28

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual 7. When all of the data has been copied from the last disc in the set, remove the ... process is complete, the Welcome to the Microsoft Windows screen is displayed. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the Windows setup. Passwords As many as three passwords may be needed for any Lenovo computer: the power-on password (POP), the hard disk ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 29

    ...), and hibernation. Screen blank mode If the time set on the "Turn off monitor" timer in the operating system expires, ... (Alternatively, if Hibernate when battery becomes low has been selected in the "Power Management Properties" window, the computer goes into hibernation mode.) To ... and resumes the operation: • The time set on the resume timer elapses. Note: The computer does not accept any ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 33

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Table 1. Specifications (continued) Feature Finger Print Reader Integrated camera Battery AC adapter Pre-installed operating system Description • N/A • HD Camera • 6 cells, 3400mAH or 2800mAH, Li-Ion (Y480) • 6 cells, 3400mAH Li-Ion (Y580) • 90 W/120 W • Win7, Win8 29
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 36

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual Fn key combinations The following table shows the ... settings. Open the interface for integrated wireless devices settings (on/off). Enable/Disable the touchpad. Enable/Disable the numeric keypad. Start/Pause playback of Windows Media Player. Stop playback of Windows Media Player. Skip to the previous track. Skip to the next track. Enable/Disable the ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 37

    ...FRU. Screw notices Loose screws can cause a reliability problem. In the Lenovo computer, this problem is addressed with special nylon-coated screws that have the following characteristics: • They maintain tight ... screw head touches the surface of the logic card: more than 180° (Cross-section) • Torque driver If you have a torque screwdriver , refer to the ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 39

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 1010 Battery pack DANGER Only use the battery specified in the parts list for ... explode. Figure 1. Removal steps of battery pack Unlock the manual battery latch a. Holding the spring-loaded battery latch in the unlocked position b, remove the battery pack in the direction shown by the arrow c. a c b When installing: Install the battery pack along the slide rails of the slot. ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 43

    Lenovo Y480/Y580 Pull the tab in the direction shown by arrow b . b Take out the hard disk drive secured in a metal frame c . c When installing: Make sure that the HDD connector is attached firmly. 39
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 45

    ..." on page 35 • "1030 Hard disk drive(HDD)/Memory/Mini PCI Express Card slot compartment cover" on page 37 Figure 6. Removal ... b. a a b Note: If only one DIMM is used on the computer you are servicing, the card must be installed in SLOT-0 ( : lower slot), but not in SLOT-1 ( : upper slot). z b a When installing: Insert the notched end of the DIMM into the socket. Push the DIMM firmly, ...
  • Lenovo Y480&Y580 Hardware Maintenance Manual V1.0 - Page 47

    ... steps of PCI Express Mini Card for wireless LAN/WAN and TV Card (continued) When installing: • In models with a wireless LAN card that has two antenna connectors, plug the black cable (1st) (MAIN...1, and the white cable (2nd) (AUX) into jack labeled 2 on the card. • In models with a wireless LAN card that has three antenna connectors, plug the black cable (1st) (...
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