Lenovo 100e-300e 2nd Gen Laptop User Guide PDF

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Use passwords ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 21 Password types ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 21 Set an administrator password ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 22 Change or remove the administrator password ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 22 Set a user password ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 22 Change or remove the user password ... ... ... ... 23 Enable the power on password ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 23 Set a hard disk password ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 23 Change or remove the hard disk password ... ... 24

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Microsoft makes periodic feature changes to the Windows operating system through Windows Update... As a result, some information in this documentation might become outdated... Refer to Microsoft resources for the latest information...

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If you use other apps that support photographing, video chatting, and video conference, the camera starts automatically when you enable the camera- required feature from the app...

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If you use other apps that support photographing, video chatting, and video conference, the camera starts automatically when you enable the camera- required feature from the app...

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To charge the USB-compatible devices when your computer is off, in sleep mode, or in hibernation mode, enable the Always On USB feature on your computer... See Enable or disable the Always On USB function on page 21...

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5... Audio connector Connect headphones or a headset with a 3... 5-mm (0... 14-inch) and 4-pole plug to listen to the sound from the computer... Note: The audio connector does not support conventional microphones...

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1... Pen slot* For Lenovo 300e 2nd Gen, selected models are equipped with Lenovo Integrated Pen (an electronic pen)... Use the pen slot to store Lenovo Integrated Pen...

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Two USB 3... 1 connectors Gen 1 (including one Always On USB 3... 1 connector Gen 1)

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Statement on USB transfer rate Depending on many factors such as the processing capability of the host and peripheral devices, file attributes, and other factors related to system configuration and operating environments, the actual transfer rate using the various USB connectors on this device will vary and will be slower than the data rate listed below for each corresponding device...

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Use Hotkeys Some keys on the keyboard are printed with icons... These keys are called hotkeys and can be pressed alone or in combination with the Fn key to access certain functions or settings quickly... The functions of hotkeys are symbolized by the icons printed on them...

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Some hotkeys share keys with functions keys (F1 to F12)... The hotkey mode is a UEFI BIOS setting that changes how hotkeys (or function keys) are used...

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Use the multi-touch screen (for Lenovo 300e 2nd Gen only) The display of Lenovo 300e 2nd Gen supports the multi-touch function... You can navigate the screen with simple touch gestures...

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The multi-touch screen is a glass panel covered with a plastic film... Do not apply pressure or place any metallic object on the screen, which might damage the touch panel or cause it to malfunction...

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You can change the settings for both the computer display and the external display... For example, you can define which one is the main display and which one is the secondary display... You also can change the resolution and orientation...

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Warning: The bottom in the notebook mode and the keyboard in the tablet mode may become hot with any external device connected... Avoid keeping your hands, lap, or any part of the body in contact with the bottom or the keyboard for over one minute...

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Lenovo Integrated Pen (for selected models of Lenovo 300e 2nd Gen) For Lenovo 300e 2nd Gen, the Lenovo Integrated Pen might be shipped with some computer models... Lenovo Integrated Pen is an electronic pen stored in the pen slot... To use the pen, slide it out of the slot...

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Note: The slot supports cable locks that conform to the Kensington MiniSaver lock standards using Cleat locking technology... Do not attempt to use other types of cable locks that use a rotating T-bar locking mechanism... You are responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing the locking device and security feature... Lenovo makes no comments, judgments, or warranties about the function, quality, or performance of the locking device and security feature... Cable locks for your product are available from Lenovo at https://www... lenovoquickpick... com/...

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The battery is fully charged in about four to eight hours... The actual charging time depends on the battery size, the physical environment, and whether you are using the computer... If the power adapter shipped with your computer supports the rapid charge function, the battery is 100% charged in about 2 hours when the computer is turned off...

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Set up a Bluetooth connection You can connect all types of Bluetooth-enabled devices to your computer, such as a keyboard, a mouse, a smartphone, or speakers... To ensure successful connection, place the devices at most 10 meters (33 feet) from the computer...

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UEFI BIOS setup utility UEFI BIOS setup utility is the first program that the computer runs... When the computer turns on, UEFI BIOS setup utility performs a self test to make sure that various devices in the computer are functioning...

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Attention: If you forget the administrator password, a Lenovo authorized service personnel cannot reset your password... You must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized service personnel to have the system board replaced... Proof of purchase is required and a fee will be charged for parts and service...

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Attention: Be extremely careful when setting a hard disk password... If you forget the master hard disk password, a Lenovo authorized service personnel cannot reset your password or recover data from the hard disk... You must take your computer to a Lenovo authorized service personnel to have the hard disk drive replaced... Proof of purchase is required and a fee will be charged for parts and service...

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Use firewalls and antivirus programs Your computer might be preinstalled with a firewall program... The firewall protects against computer Internet security threats, unauthorized access, intrusions, and Internet attacks... It also protects your privacy...

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1... Carefully unplug the ac power adapter and turn off the computer immediately... The more quickly you stop the current from passing through the computer the more likely you will reduce damage from short circuits...

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Go to https://pcsupport... lenovo... com... Then, follow the on- screen instructions to filter out the documentation you want...

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There are no external, visual indicators of the Product ID or Windows version for which the computer is licensed... Instead, the Product ID is recorded in the computer firmware... Whenever a Windows product is installed, the installation program checks the computer firmware for a valid, matching Product ID to complete the activation...

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If you intend on installing a CRU, Lenovo will ship the CRU to you... CRU information and replacement instructions are shipped with your product and are available from Lenovo at any time upon request... You might be required to return the defective part that is replaced by the CRU... When return is required: (1) return instructions, a prepaid shipping label, and a container will be included with the replacement CRU; and (2) you might be charged for the replacement CRU if Lenovo does not receive the defective CRU within thirty (30) days of your receipt of the replacement CRU... For full details, see the Lenovo Limited Warranty documentation at https://www... lenovo... com/warranty/llw_02...

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Replacement or use of parts not manufactured for or by Lenovo or nonwarranted parts Identification of software problem sources Configuration of UEFI BIOS as part of an installation or upgrade Changes, modifications, or upgrades to device drivers Installation and maintenance of network operating systems (NOS) Installation and maintenance of programs

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Customer safety is important... Our products are developed to be safe and effective... However, personal computers are electronic devices... Power cords, power adapters, and other features can create potential safety risks that can result in physical injury or property damage, especially if misused... To reduce these risks, follow the instructions included with your product, observe all warnings on the product and in the operating instructions, and review the information included in this document carefully... By carefully following the information contained in this document and provided with your product, you can help protect yourself from hazards and create a safer computer work environment...

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Route communication lines, or the cables of an ac power adapter, a mouse, a keyboard, a printer, or any other electronic device, so that they cannot be walked on, tripped over, pinched by your computer or other objects, or in any way subject to treatment that could interfere with the operation of your computer...

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On very rare occasions, you might notice an odor or see a puff of smoke or sparks vent from your product... You might also hear sounds like popping, cracking, or hissing... These might merely mean that an internal electronic component has failed in a safe and controlled manner... Or, they might indicate a potential safety issue... Do not take risks or attempt to diagnose the situation yourself... Contact the Customer Support Center for further guidance... For a list of Service and Support phone numbers, see the following Web site:

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Note: Some computer parts can be upgraded or replaced by the customer... Upgrades typically are 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 CRUs... You must closely follow all instructions when installing or replacing parts... The Off state of a power indicator does not necessarily mean that voltage levels inside a product are zero... Before you remove the covers from a product equipped with a power cord, always ensure that the power is turned off and that the product is unplugged from any power source... If you have any questions or concerns, contact the Customer Support Center...

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Protect power cords and power adapters from liquids... For instance, do not leave your power cord or power adapter near sinks, tubs, toilets, or on floors that are cleaned with liquid cleansers... Liquids can cause a short circuit, particularly if the power cord or power adapter has been stressed by misuse... Liquids also can cause gradual corrosion of power cord terminals and/or the connector terminals on a power adapter, which can eventually result in overheating...

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Some products are equipped with a three-pronged plug... This plug fits only into a grounded electrical outlet... This is a safety feature... Do not defeat this safety feature by trying to insert it into a non-grounded outlet... If you cannot insert the plug into the outlet, contact an electrician for an approved outlet adapter or to replace the outlet with one that enables this safety feature... Never overload an electrical outlet... The overall system load should not exceed 80 percent of the branch circuit rating... Consult an electrician for more information if you have questions about power loads and branch circuit ratings...

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Batteries supplied by Lenovo for use with your product have been tested for compatibility and should only be replaced with approved parts... A battery other than the one specified by Lenovo, or a disassembled or modified battery is not covered by the warranty...

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When replacing the lithium coin-cell battery, use only the same type or equivalent type that is recommended by the manufacturer... The battery contains lithium and can explode if not properly used, handled, or disposed of... Swallowing the lithium coin-cell battery will cause chocking or severe internal burns in just two hours and might even result in death...

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When your computer is turned on or the battery is charging, the base, the palm rest, and some other parts may become hot... Avoid keeping your hands, your lap, or any other part of your body in contact with a hot section of the computer for any extended length of time... When you use the keyboard, avoid keeping your palms on the palm rest for a prolonged period of time... Your computer generates some heat during normal operation... The amount of heat depends on the amount of system activity and the battery charge level... Extended contact with your body, even through clothing, could cause discomfort or even a skin burn... Periodically take breaks from using the keyboard by lifting your hands from the palm rest; and be careful not to use the keyboard for any extended length of time...

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Disconnect the attached power cords, battery, and all the cables before you open the device covers, unless instructed otherwise in the installation and configuration procedures...

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Excessive use of headphones or earphones for a long period of time at high volume can be dangerous if the output of the headphone 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 computers maximum wide band true RMS output voltage to 150 mV... To help protect against hearing loss, ensure that the headphones or earphones you use also comply with EN 50332-2 (Clause 7 limits) for a wide band characteristic voltage of 75 mV... Using headphones that do not comply with EN 50332- 2 can be dangerous due to excessive sound pressure levels...

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Static electricity prevention Static electricity, although harmless to you, can seriously damage computer components and options... Improper handling of static-sensitive parts can damage the part... When you unpack an option or CRU, do not open the static-protective package containing the part until the instructions direct you to install it...

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Clean the computer screen: Scratches, oil, dust, chemicals, and ultraviolet light can affect the performance of your computer screen... Use a dry, soft lint-free cloth to wipe the screen gently... If you see a scratchlike mark on your screen, it might be a stain... Wipe or dust the stain gently with a soft, dry cloth... If the stain remains, moisten a soft, lint-free cloth with water or eyeglass cleaner, but do not apply liquids directly to your computer screen... Ensure that the computer screen is dry before closing it...

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Display: Position the display to maintain a comfortable viewing distance of 510 mm to 760 mm (20 inches to 30 inches)... Avoid glare or reflections on the display from overhead lighting or outside sources of light... Keep the display screen clean and set the brightness to levels that enable you to see the screen clearly... Press the brightness control keys to adjust display brightness...

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It might not be possible to observe the best ergonomic practices when you are using your computer while on the move or in a casual setting... Regardless of the setting, try to observe as many of the tips as possible... Sitting properly and using adequate lighting, for example, helps you maintain desirable levels of comfort and performance... If your work area is not in an office setting, ensure to take special note of employing active sitting and taking work breaks... Many product solutions are available to help you modify and expand your computer to best suit your needs... You can find some of these options at https://www... lenovo... com/accessories... Explore your options for docking solutions and external products that provide the adjustability and features that you want...

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Lenovo cannot accept responsibility for any failure to satisfy the protection requirements resulting from a non-recommended modification of the product, including the installation of option cards from other manufacturers... This product has been tested and found to comply with the limits for Class B equipment according to European and UK compliance standards... The limits for Class B equipment were derived for typical residential environments to provide reasonable protection against interference with certified communication devices...

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Recycling and environmental information 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 their IT products... For information about recycling Lenovo products, go to:

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Appliances and batteries/accumulators are labeled in accordance with local regulations concerning waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) and waste batteries and waste accumulators... These regulations determine the framework for the return and recycling of used appliances and used batteries/accumulators as applicable within each geography... This label is applied to various products to indicate that the product is not to be thrown away, but rather put in the established collection systems for reclaiming these end of life products...

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If you are a company employee and need to dispose of a Lenovo computer or monitor that is the property of the company, you must do so in accordance with the Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources... Computers and monitors are categorized as industrial waste and should be properly disposed of by an industrial waste disposal contractor certified by a local government... In accordance with the Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources, Lenovo Japan provides, through its PC Collecting and Recycling Services, for the collecting, reuse, and recycling of disused computers and monitors... For details, visit the Lenovo Web site at:

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Equipamentos eltricos e eletrnicos no devem ser descartados em lixo comum, mas enviados pontos de coleta, autorizados pelo fabricante do produto para que sejam encaminhados e processados por empresas especializadas no manuseio de resduos industriais, devidamente certificadas pelos orgos ambientais, de acordo com a legislao local...

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The information in the following table is applicable to products manufactured on or after January 1, 2015 for sale in the Peoples Republic of China...

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The statements below regarding FCC are only valid for products that are shipping to the United States...

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This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules... These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation... This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications... However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation... If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna... Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver... Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected... Consult an authorized dealer or service representative for help...

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Um dieses sicherzustellen, sind die Gerte wie in den Handbchern beschrieben zu installieren und zu betreiben... Des Weiteren drfen auch nur von der Lenovo empfohlene Kabel angeschlossen werden... Lenovo bernimmt keine Verantwortung fr die Einhaltung der Schutzanforderungen, wenn das Produkt ohne Zustimmung der Lenovo verndert bzw... wenn Erweiterungskomponenten von Fremdherstellern ohne Empfehlung der Lenovo gesteckt/eingebaut werden...

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Lenovo is proud to offer products with the ENERGY STAR certified designation... Lenovo computers, if carry an ENERGY STAR mark, have been designed and tested to conform to the ENERGY STAR program requirements for computers as prescribed by the U... S... Environmental Protection Agency... For a certified computer, an ENERGY STAR mark may be affixed to the product, the product packaging, or displayed electronically on the E-label screen or the power settings interface...

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Lenovo encourages you to make efficient use of energy an integral part of your day-to-day operations... To help in this endeavor, Lenovo has preset a default power plan... To change the power plan, see Change the power settings on page 18...

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Lenovo may not offer the products, services, or features discussed in this document in all countries... Consult your local Lenovo representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area... Any reference to a Lenovo product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that Lenovo product, program, or service may be used... Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any Lenovo intellectual property right may be used instead... However, it is the user's responsibility to evaluate and verify the operation of any other product, program, or service...

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LENOVO and LENOVO logo are trademarks of Lenovo... Intel is a trademark of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the U... S... and/or other countries... Microsoft, Windows, Direct3D, BitLocker, and Cortana are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies... The terms HDMI and HDMI High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States and other countries... Wi-Fi and Miracast are registered trademarks of Wi-Fi Alliance... USB-C is a trademark of USB Implementers Forum... All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners... 2021 Lenovo...

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