To activate the Battery Information toolbar Right-click the taskbar at the bottom of the screen. The video adapter uses some system memory, and that amount of memory does not appear as part of the total memory shown in the Sony Notebook Setup screen. You can use these commands to override a profile setting or initiate an immediate action. Check that any necessary drivers were installed properly. Communicating with an Access Point infrastructure An infrastructure network is one that extends an existing wired local network to wireless devices by providing an access point.
Battery 1 Indicates the status of the battery inserted in the battery bay on the right side of the notebook. This image management software displays images from your hard drive, a Sony digital still camera, or a Sony Mavica® camera. Keyboard Escape key Caps Lock Shift key Shift Ctrl Ctrl key. All preinstalled Sony programs are compatible. The Wireless Network Connection Status window appears with the General tab open. To disconnect an external floppy disk drive when the notebook is on Double-click in the taskbar. Lift the notebook away from the port replicator.
Inserting an Optical Disc Label side facing up Close the tray by pushing it gently. Select an option from the drop-down list. Our comb binding makes each manual easy to open lay flat and read, and you have the option to get a large easy to read book that is the full size or compact half size of a sheet of paper, no longer will you have a hard time reading those small print manuals. See the Specifications flyer that came with your notebook for the amount of memory preinstalled. Displaying Battery Information You can display information for each of the batteries in your notebook. Icon Description Games Disables the display and the Hard Disk Standby timer.
Jog Dial Guide Rotate or press the center Jog Dial control to use the desired function. The battery indicator flashes while the battery is charging. Lifting and turning the notebook with an attached port replicator could cause a temporary loss of power. Presentation Keeps the display on at all times while it conserves power. The pointer does not move while using the Touchpad or Mouse. In addition to the normal operating mode, which allows you to turn off specific devices, your notebook has two distinct power saving modes: Standby and Hibernate.
Using the center Jog Dial control with Sony software If Sony software that supports the center Jog Dial control is active, you can use the functions of the center Jog Dial control that are allocated to that software. Using the Touchpad The keyboard contains a cursor-pointing device called a touchpad. To connect external speakers Verify that your speakers are designed for notebook use, and turn down the volume of the speakers. You can point to, select, drag, and scroll objects on the screen using the built-in touchpad. Launcher mode The center Jog Dial control window is in launcher mode until a software application is launched or the Jog Dial control window becomes active. Multipurpose Bay Release Switch Remove the weight saver. Shut down the computer before you connect the multimedia computer display.
. To attach the weight saver If another device, such as a battery pack, is in the multipurpose bay, remove that device. Press the arrow keys to select the Exit menu. Gently push the floppy disk into the drive until it clicks into place. The Wireless Network Connection Properties dialog box appears.
The computer should be restarted. If your computer does not come with an optical disc drive, use an external optical disc drive. Battery Information Window Customizing the Battery Information toolbar and alarm system You can customize the Battery Information toolbar and modify the alarm settings, to suit your portable computing needs. Using the Keyboard Your notebook keyboard is very similar to that of a typewriter, but the keyboard has additional keys that perform specific computer-related tasks. The Sony Memory Stick window opens. With two battery packs, you can extend the time that you use your notebook with battery power. Remove the new memory module from its packaging.
Displays the Search window to find a file or folder. To upgrade your memory, removal of this module may be necessary before installing your upgrade memory module s. Troubleshooting the Printer I cannot print. When the Sony logo is displayed, press the F2 key. Connecting an External Microphone You can enhance the quality of sound input by using an external microphone not supplied. Some drivers require that you restart the computer to complete installation. In the right panel, double-click an item in which you want to change the settings.
Refer to PowerPanel Help for more detailed information. The default setting for the printer port mode is correct for most printers. Instructions for connecting a different type of digital video camera recorder may differ. Scroll Move your finger along the right edge of the touchpad to scroll vertically. Connecting an External Display You can connect any one of the following external displays to your notebook or port replicator not supplied. The battery pack you insert second begins charging when the first battery pack is 85 percent full.