ViewSonic
®
VPC100
All-in-One PC
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Model No. : VS12489
TableofContents
Preface................................................................................................... iv
Compliance Information ..................................................................................... iv
Important Safety Instructions ............................................................................. vi
Declaration of RoHS Compliance ..................................................................... vii
Copyright Information ........................................................................................viii
U.S. Patent Numbers ........................................................................................viii
Product Registration........................................................................................... ix
Specifications ...................................................................................................... x
Chapter1:GettingStarted.................................................................... 1
Package Contents ...............................................................................................2
Features ..............................................................................................................3
System Overview ................................................................................................4
Front View................................................................................................4
Rear View ................................................................................................5
Side Views ...............................................................................................6
Chapter2:Installation........................................................................... 7
Attaching the Stand .............................................................................................8
Tilting the Screen ................................................................................................8
Removing the Stand............................................................................................8
Connecting PS/2® Devices ..................................................................................9
Connecting a PS/2® Keyboard .................................................................9
Connecting a PS/2® Mouse .....................................................................9
Connecting the Power........................................................................................10
Connecting Audio Components.........................................................................10
Connecting the Headset.........................................................................10
Connecting a Microphone.......................................................................10
Connecting USB Devices................................................................................... 11
Connecting to a Network.................................................................................... 11
Chapter 3: Operating............................................................................ 12
Using the Power Button.....................................................................................13
Turning On the All-in-One PC.................................................................13
Turning Off the All-in-One PC.................................................................13
Using the Card Reader......................................................................................13
Inserting the card....................................................................................13
Removing the card.................................................................................13
Using the Optical Disc Drive..............................................................................14
Inserting a Disc.......................................................................................14
Removing a Disc....................................................................................14
Using the keyboard............................................................................................14
Hot keys..................................................................................................14
Chapter 4: BIOS Setup Utility.............................................................. 15
When to Use the BIOS Setup Utility..................................................................16
Starting BIOS Setup...........................................................................................16
Moving Around and Making Selections..............................................................16
Main Menu..............................................................................................17
Advanced Menu......................................................................................18
Boot Menu..............................................................................................22
Security Menu.........................................................................................25
Chipset Menu.........................................................................................27
Exit Menu................................................................................................29
Chapter 5: System Recovery............................................................... 30
When to Use System Recovery.........................................................................31
Running ViewSonic® Recovery Manager...........................................................31
How to Create the System Recovery Disk.........................................................33
Chapter 6: Troubleshooting................................................................. 36
Chapter 7: Other Information.............................................................. 40
Customer Support..............................................................................................40
Limited Warranty................................................................................................41
Appendix: VPC100 Bundle Software.................................................. 43
NTI (New Tech Infosystems, Inc.) Media Maker OEM version...........................43
WinRAR (40 days trial).......................................................................................44
Trend Micro Internet Security (2009), 60-day trial version.................................44
Preface
Compliance Information
For U.S.A.
This device complies with part 15 of FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following
two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this
device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause
undesired operation.
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 the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Warning: You are cautioned that changes or modifications not expressly approved
by the party responsible for compliance could void your authority to operate the
equipment.
For Canada
This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme à la norme NMB-003 du
Canada.
CE Conformity for European Countries
The device complies with the EMC Directive 2004/108/EC and Low Voltage
Directive 2006/95/EC.
Following information is only for EU-member states:
The mark shown to the right is in compliance with the Waste Electrical and
Electronic Equipment Directive 2002/96/EC (WEEE).
The mark indicates the requirement NOT to dispose the equipment as
unsorted municipal waste, but use the return and collection systems
according to local law.
If the batteries, accumulators and button cells included with this equipment,
display the chemical symbol Hg, Cd, or Pb, then it means that the battery has
a heavy metal content of more than 0.0005% Mercury or more than, 0.002%
Cadmium, or more than 0.004% Lead.
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FCC Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment should be installed and operated with minimum distance 20cm
between the radiator & your body.
This wireless module device complies with part 15 of FCC Rules. Operation is subject
to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference,
and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that
may cause undesired operation.
Industry Canada Notice
This wireless module device complies with Canadian RSS-210.To prevent radio
interference to the licensed service, this device is intended to be operated indoors
and away from windows to provide maximum shielding. Equipment (or its transmitting
antenna) that is installed outdoors is subject to licensing. The installer of this radio
equipment must ensure that the antenna is located or pointed such that it does not
emit RF field in excess of Health Canada limits for the general population; consult
Safety Code 6, obtainable from Health Canada’s web site www.hc-sc.gc.ca/rpb.
R&TTE Compliance Statement This wireless module device complies with the Essential Requirements of the R&TTE
Directive of the European Union (1999/5/EC). This equipment meets the following
conformance standards:
ETSI EN 300 328V1.7.1 (2006)
EN 301 489-01 V1.6.1 (2005)
EN 301 489-17 V1.2.1 (2002)
EN 62311 (2008)
Notified Countries: Germany, UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, Denmark,
Finland, France, Italy, Spain, Austria, Ireland, Portugal, Greece, Luxembourg,
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, Poland and
Malta.
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Important Safety Instructions
1. Read these instructions completely before using the equipment.
2. Keep these instructions in a safe place.
3. Heed all warnings.
4. Follow all instructions.
5. Do not use this equipment near water. Warning: To reduce the risk of fire or
electric shock, do not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture.
6. Clean with a soft, dry cloth. If further cleaning is required, see “Cleaning the
Display” in this guide for further instructions.
7. Do not block any ventilation openings. Install the equipment in accordance with
the manufacturer’s instructions.
8. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or
other devices (including amplifiers) that produce heat.
9. Do not attempt to circumvent the safety provisions of the polarized or groundingtype plug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A
grounding type plug has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade
and the third prong are provided for your safety. If the plug does not fit into your
outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the outlet.
10.Protect the power cord from being tread upon or pinched, particularly at the plug,
and the point where if emerges from the equipment. Be sure that the power outlet
is located near the equipment so that it is easily accessible.
11.Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.
12.Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table specified by the
manufacturer, or sold with the equipment. When a cart is used, use
caution when moving the cart/equipment combination to avoid injury
from tipping over.
13.Unplug this equipment when it will be unused for long periods of time.
14.Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Service is required when the
unit has been damaged in any way, such as: if the power-supply cord or plug is
damaged, if liquid is spilled onto or objects fall into the unit, if the unit is exposed
to rain or moisture, or if the unit does not operate normally or has been dropped.
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Declaration of RoHS Compliance
This product has been designed and manufactured in compliance with Directive
2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and the Council on restriction of the use of
certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS Directive)
and is deemed to comply with the maximum concentration values issued by the
European Technical Adaptation Committee (TAC) as shown below:
Substance
Proposed Maximum Concentration Actual Concentration
Lead (Pb)
0,1%
< 0,1%
Mercury (Hg)
0,1%
< 0,1%
Cadmium (Cd)
0,01%
< 0,01%
Hexavalent Chromium (Cr6+)
0,1%
< 0,1%
Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB)
0,1%
< 0,1%
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers
(PBDE)
0,1%
< 0,1%
Certain components of products as stated above are exempted under the Annex of
the RoHS Directives as noted below:
Examples of exempted components are:
1. Mercury in compact fluorescent lamps not exceeding 5 mg per lamp and in other
lamps not specifically mentioned in the Annex of RoHS Directive.
2. Lead in glass of cathode ray tubes, electronic components, fluorescent tubes, and
electronic ceramic parts (e.g. piezoelectronic devices).
3. Lead in high temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing 85% by
weight or more lead).
4. Lead as an allotting element in steel containing up to 0.35% lead by weight,
aluminium containing up to 0.4% lead by weight and as a cooper alloy containing
up to 4% lead by weight.
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Copyright Information
Copyright © ViewSonic® Corporation, 2009. All rights reserved.
Microsoft®, Windows®, Windows NT®, and the Windows® logo are registered
trademarks of Microsoft® Corporation in the United States and other countries.
ViewSonic®, the three birds logo, OnView, ViewMatch, and ViewMeter are registered
trademarks of ViewSonic® Corporation.
Intel®, Pentium®, and Atom™ are registered trademarks of Intel Corporation.
AMD®, Athlon™, Athlon™ XP, Thoroughbred™ and Duron™ are registered
trademarks of AMD® Corporation.
NVIDIA®, the NVIDIA logo, DualNet and nForce are registered trademarks or
trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the United States and/ or other countries.
PS/2® and OS/2® are registered trademarks of International Business Machines
Corporation.
Netware® is a registered trademark of Novell, Inc.
Award® is a registered trademark of Phoenix Technologies Ltd.
AMI® is a registered trademark of American Megatrends Inc.
Disclaimer: ViewSonic® Corporation shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors
or omissions contained herein; nor for incidental or consequential damages resulting
from furnishing this material, or the performance or use of this product.
In the interest of continuing product improvement, ViewSonic® Corporation reserves
the right to change product specifications without notice. Information in this document
may change without notice.
No part of this document may be copied, reproduced, or transmitted by any means,
for any purpose without prior written permission from ViewSonic® Corporation.
U.S. Patent Numbers
4,631,603; 4,819,098; 4,907,093; 5,315,448; and 6,516,132.
This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by
U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by Macrovision, and is intended for home and other
limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision. Reverse
engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
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Product Registration
To meet your future needs, and to receive any additional product information as it
becomes available, please register your product on the Internet at: www.viewsonic.
com. The ViewSonic® Wizard CD-ROM also provides an opportunity for you to print
the registration form, which you may mail or fax to ViewSonic®.
For Your Records
Product Name:
Model Number:
Document Number:
Serial Number:
Purchase Date:
VPC100
ViewSonic All-in-One PC
VS12489
VPC100-1_UG_ENG Rev. 1C 05-12-09
Product disposal at end of product life
The lamp in this produc contains mercury. Please dispose of in accordance with
local, state or federal laws.
ViewSonic® is concerned about the preservation of our environment. Please dispose
of this product properly at the end of its useful life. For the recycling information,
please refer to our website:
1. USA: www.viewsonic.com/pdf/RecyclePlus.pdf
2. Europe: www.viewsoniceurope.com
3. Taiwan: recycle.epa.gov.tw
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Specifications
Processor
Intel® Atom™ N280
Operating System
Chipset
1.66GHz Single Core, FSB, 667MHz
Microsoft® Windows XP Home
North Bridge: Intel® 945GSE Chipset
Memory
South Bridge: Intel® ICH7M Chipset
1 DDR2 SO-DIMM slot
Supports DDR2 400/533 SDRAM (200-Pin/1.8V)
Storage
LAN
Audio
LCD Display
Max. memory size: 2GB
160GB SATA hard disk
Supports Gigabit Ethernet Controller for PCI ExpressTM
Stereo speaker 3W*2
19” TFT LCD Display (18.5” viewable)
Webcam
Keyboard
Mouse
Input / Output ports
1366 x 768 native resolution
1.3 Megapixel camera
PS/2 100 keys
PS/2 Optical sensor
1 LAN jack
1 Power jack
2 PS/2 ports (keyboard and mouse)
1 Mic in jack
1 Headphone jack
2 USB ports - rear mounted
2 USB ports - side mounted
Built-in Drive
Wireless LAN
Power Supply
4-in-1 card reader (XD/SD/MMC/MS)
12.7mm slim type tray-in DVD Super Multi
802.11 b/g
65W power adapter with active PFC
Dimension
19V DC; 65W Power Adapter
450mm (W) x 432mm (H) x 35mm (D) - with stand
Weight
17.8” (W) x 16.7” (H) x 1.4” (D) - with stand
11.7 lbs (5.3 kg)
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Chapter 1
Getting Started
Congratulations on your purchase of the
ViewSonic® VPC100 All-In-One PC! The
VPC100 All-in-One PC is engineered for
powerful computing performance.
Unlike conventional computers, this Allin-One PC is portable and can be easily
moved anytime, anywhere. With its built-in
components, it is flexible yet economical,
providing users with maximum computing
experience without compromising system
performance.
Read this chapter for more information about
the following topics:
• Package contents
• Features
• System Overview
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Getting Started
Package Contents
The following items come with your package. If any of them is damaged or missing,
please contact your retailer.
All-in-One PC
Stand
Power adapter
Power cord
ViewSonic Wizard CD
System Recovery and
Driver Disk
Quick Start Guide
Keyboard
Mouse
NOTE
Keyboard and mouse will be based on actual received units.
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Getting Started
Features
All-in-one
The functionality of a standard multiple-parts computer and its monitor are
combined together in this all-in-one PC. With a built-in card reader, an optical
disc drive, and I/O ports, you can connect various peripherals to maximize
computer performance.
Space saver
The slim and sleek design provides more desk space. Because of its
compactness, fewer cables are required which creates a tidy and uncluttered
work space.
High video quality
The 19” (18.5” viewable) LCD display supports an optimal resolution of
1366x768.
Mountable
For more flexibility options, use VESA mounting to hang this All-in-One PC on the
wall.
Low power consumption
This All-in-One PC consumes a maximum of 65 watts of power with active PFC.
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Getting Started
System Overview
Front View
1
2
3
4
5
No.
Item
1
Webcam
2
Microphone
3
LCD display
4
Power button / LED
5
Stand
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Description
Use for taking pictures, recording videos, and
video conferencing.
Use for chatting and other interactive
applications.
Provides visual output on a 1366x768
resolution display.
Press to power on / off the All-in-One PC. The
power LED turns blue when the All-in-One PC
is turned on.
Holds the All-in-One PC in place.
Getting Started
Rear View
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11
10
1
9
8
7
6
2
5
3
3
4
No.
Item
Description
1
Cooling vent
2
Power jack inlet
Used for air convection to prevent the All-in-One
from overheating. Do not cover the cooling vent .
Use to connect the power adapter.
3
Stereo speakers
Output high quality sound with Hi-Fi function.
5
6
7
HDD and memory
compartment
Mouse port
Keyboard port
Headphone jack
8
External microphone jack
9
USB ports
10
RJ-45 LAN jack
11
VESA mount holes
Contains the hard disk and memory modules. Do
not cover the compartment ventilation holes.
Connects a PS/2® mouse to the All-in-One PC.
Connects a PS/2® keyboard to the All-in-One PC.
Connects a headphone to the All-in-One PC.
Connects a external microphone to the All-in-One
PC.
Connect USB devices such as a mouse,
keyboard, printer, scanner, and other peripherals.
Connects to a local area network (LAN) using a
network cable.
Mount the All-in-One PC on the wall using VESA
mounts.
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NOTE
VESA mounts are not included in the package and are sold separately.
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Side Views
1
2
3
XD
SD
MMC
MS
No.
Item
1
Optical disk drive
2
USB ports
3
Card reader port
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Description
Plays or records DVD or CD disk
Connect USB devices such as a mouse,
keyboard, printer, scanner, and other
peripherals.
Supports memory cards including XD
(eXtreme Digital), SD (Secure Digital), SDHC
(SD High Capacity), MS (Memory Stick), MS
Pro (Memory Stick Pro), or MMC (Multi-media
Card) cards.
Chapter 2
Installation
This chapter will guide you in installing
necessary and additional components to
maximimize the system performance of
your All-in-One PC. The following topics are
covered:
• Attaching the Stand
• Tilting the Screen
• Removing the Stand
• Connecting PS/2® Devices
• Connecting the Power
• Connecting Audio Components
• Connecting USB Devices
• Connecting to a Network
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Installation
Attaching the Stand
1. Lay the All-in-One PC on a flat and stable surface. Use a soft cloth to protect
the display screen.
2. Attach the stand. Tighten the stand until it is firmly locked in place.
3. Tighten the screw on the bottom of the stand.
5o front and 15o back
Tilting the Screen
After installing the stand, the screen can be tilted about 20o
to suit the user’s preference.
Removing the Stand
Should there be a need to detach the stand (i.e., for wall mounting), follow the steps
below:
1. Lay the All-in-One PC on flat and stable surface. Use a soft cloth to protect
the display screen.
2. Release screw located on bottom of stand (A).
3. Pull the stand out (B).
A
B
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Installation
Connecting PS/2® Devices
You can connect a keyboard and a mouse using the PS/2® ports on the rear of your
All-in-One PC. Before making any connections, ensure that the All-in-One PC is
turned off.
Connecting a PS/2® Keyboard
Plug the keyboard’s PS/2® cable into the
purple PS/2® port of the All-in-One PC.
Connecting a PS/2® Mouse
Plug the mouse’s PS/2® cable into the
green PS/2® port of the All-in-One PC.
NOTE
• The PS/2 devices should be connected
when the unit is powered off. This will allow
Windows to detect the devices once the
system is turned on.
• You can also connect a USB keyboard or
mouse using the USB ports.
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Connecting the Power
1. Connect the power adapter to the power jack of the All-in-One PC.
2. Connect the power cord to the power adapter.
3. Plug the power cord into an electrical outlet.
NOTE
When disconnecting the power, always unplug the power cord from the electrical
outlet first. Use the cord’s head to unplug, never pull the cable.
Connecting Audio Components
Connecting the Headset
Plug the stereo headphone cable into the
Headphone jack (light green) of your All-inOne PC.
Connecting a Microphone
Plug the microphone cable into the
Microphone jack (pink) of your All-in-One
PC.
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Installation
Connecting USB Devices
Your All-in-One PC has four USB ports, two
ports are located at the rear (see picture on
the right) and two at the right side of the Allin-One PC.
Use these ports to connect USB devices,
such as a printer, scanner, keyboard, mouse,
USB memory drive and a digital camera
among others.
Simply plug the USB cable of the device to
the USB port of the All-in-One PC.
Connecting to a Network
Connect to a local area network (LAN) using
the RJ-45 LAN jack of your All-in-One PC.
1. Plug one end of the network cable
to the RJ-45 LAN jack at the rear of
your All-in-One PC.
2. Connect the other end to a network
hub or a wall socket.
To ensure proper connection, check the LAN
jack’s LED indicators.
Link LED
Activity LED
LED
Activity LED
Color
Yellow
LED State
Off
On (Steady)
On (Flashing)
Link LED
Green
Orange
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Off
On
On
Condition
LAN link is not established.
LAN link is established.
The All-in-One PC is communicating
with other computers on the network.
10 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
100 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
1000 Mbit/sec data rate is selected.
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Chapter 3
Operating
This chapter describes some of the basic
All-in-One PC operations. The following topics
are covered:
• Using the Power Button
• Using the Card Reader
• Using the Optical Disc Drive
• Using the Keyboard
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Operating
Using the Power Button
Turning On the All-in-One PC
Press the power button to turn on your All-in-One PC.
WARNING
Turning off your computer before it fully boots, may cause an error the next time you
turn on your All-in-One PC.
Turning Off the All-in-One PC
In Windows XP®, click Start > Turn Off Computer > Turn Off or push the power
button.
NOTE
You can configure Windows to automatically shut down when you press the power
button. To do this, click Start > Control Panel > Power Options > Advanced tab. In
the Power buttons option, select “Shut down” from the list. Be sure to shut down all
running applications before powering off.
Using the Card Reader
The built-in card reader supports various types of memory cards, such as XD, SD,
SDHC, MS, MS Pro, and MMC.
Inserting the card
1. Insert the card with the metallic connectors facing towards you.
2. Push gently until the card clicks into place.
Removing the card
NOTE
Before removing a memory card, use the configuration utility on the taskbar to stop
the memory card operation. Failure to do so may result in data loss.
1. Push the card gently to eject it.
2. Pull the card out from the port.
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Operating
Using the Optical Disc Drive
Inserting a Disc
1. Press the eject button on the disc tray.
2. Pull the tray out.
3. With the disc label side up, place the disc on the center of the tray and snap
into place.
4. Gently push the tray back into the drive.
Removing a Disc
1. Press the eject button on the disc tray.
2. Pull the tray out.
3. With your thumb on the center of the tray, pull the disc by its side with your
index finger to release.
WARNING
Do not remove the disc while the computer is still reading or playing it.
Using the Keyboard
A PS/2 keyboard is supplied with VPC100
computer.
The keyboard uses a standard key
arrangement with additional keys that
perform specific functions.
Hot keys
: WWW home
: Email
: Web page back
: Web page forward
: My favorites
: WWW search
: Previous
: Play / Pause
: Next
: Volume Up
: Volume Down
: Mute
NOTE
Keyboard and mouse will be based on actual received units.
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Chapter4
BIOSSetupUtility
BIOS Setup Utility is a program for configuring
the BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) settings
of the computer.
BIOS is a layer of software called firmware
that translates instructions from other layers
of software into instructions that the computer
hardware can understand. The BIOS settings
are needed by your computer to identify the
types of installed devices and establish special
features.
This chapter tells you how to use the BIOS
Setup Utility.
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BIOSSetupUtility
WhentoUsetheBIOSSetupUtility
You need to run the BIOS Setup Utility when:
• You see an error message on the screen requesting you to run Setup.
• You want to restore the factory default settings.
• You want to modify some specific settings of the hardware.
• You want to modify some specific settings to optimize system performance.
StartingBIOSSetup
A keyboard is required to access and make selections in the BIOS Setup Utility.
Make sure the keyboard is properly installed before you power up your All-in-One
PC.
NOTE
• The Setup screens shown in this chapter are for your reference only. The actual
items or settings may slightly differ from that on your computer.
• The Setup utility may have been updated after the publication of this user guide.
• The settings you select in your operating system might override similar settings
in the Setup.
To run BIOS Setup, follow the steps below:
1. Turn on the All-in-One PC.
2. When the ViewSonic® logo appears, quickly press the Delete button on the
keyboard.
NOTE
If Windows operating system starts up before you press the Delete button
and you still wish to enter the BIOS Setup, restart the All-in-One PC then
follow the same procedures above.
MovingAroundandMakingSelections
The following table lists the control keys you will use to move around and select BIOS
settings.
Key
and
and
+ and Tab and Shift-Tab
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Function
Move to the previous / next item
Move to the previous / next menu screen
Increase / decrease field values
Go to the next / previous field
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BIOS Setup Utility
Key
Function
Enter
• Brings up the sub-menu when available
• Opens or closes the options window when an
item is selected
• Exits the BIOS Setup Utility
• Returns to the previous menu if in a sub-menu
• Closes the option window if one is open
Go to the top of the screen
General help
Changes the BIOS’ on-screen display color
Discards changes
Loads failsafe defaults
Loads optimal defaults
Esc
Home
F1
F2 / F3
F7
F8
F9
F10
Saves and exits BIOS
Menu
The BIOS Setup Utility is divided into six menu categories: Main, Advanced, Boot,
Security, Chipset, and Exit. Use the left and right arrow keys to move through the
menu selections.
Sub-menu
Inside the menu window are the sub-menus. Highlighted items denote that the submenu options can be changed. Use the up and down arrow keys to move through the
sub-menu.
A sub-menu with a pointer symbol on the left
indicates that more options can be launched
from this item. To exit a sub-menu, press
[Esc].
General Help
You can access help from any menu. Press [F1] to view the general help window. It
lists the appropriate keys to use to browse and configure BIOS settings.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Main Menu
The Main menu lets you adjust the system time and date. It also displays the
processor, memory and BIOS version information.
To adjust the time, go to System Time. To adjust the date, go to System Date.
Press [Tab] or [Shift Tab] to go to the next / previous field, then use + or - keys to
adjust the values.
Advanced Menu
WARNING
If you are not familiar with these settings, it is recommended to use the default
configuration for the Advanced Menu options. Setting the wrong values may cause
the system to malfunction.
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The Advanced Menu lets you view and configure the following:
CPU Configuration
The CPU Configuration displays your All-in-One PC’s CPU specification, such as the
module version, manufacturer, frequency, speed among others. This submenu allows
you to enable or disable the following settings:
• Hyper Threading Technology: Hyper Threading Technology provides faster
response time and improves system performance. With Hyper Threading
Technology:
•
You can run demanding applications simultaneously without slowing
down system response time. For example, you can run multimedia
applications or play the latest games and still perform a virus scan in the
background.
•
You can have faster Internet applications.
•
It is compatible with 32-bit applications and also ready for the future 64bit technology.
• Intel® SpeedStep™ tech: Intel® SpeedStep™ technology provides average
power savings. If enabled, it allows the system to adjust the processor voltage
and core frequency and decreases power consumption.
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BIOS Setup Utility
IDE Configuration
The IDE Configuration displays the status of IDE devices installed in your All-inOne PC. When the system starts up, BIOS automatically detects the connected
IDE devices.
WARNING
If you are not familiar with these configurations, it is recommended to allow BIOS to
auto detect the devices. Do not manually change these settings to ensure system
performance.
Hardware Health Configuration
This sub-menu displays the hardware condition of your All-in-One PC.
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BIOS Setup Utility
ACPI Configuration
The ACPI Configuration sub-menu allows you to configure the Advanced
Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) settings. The General ACPI
Configuration is under this sub-menu.
Press [Enter] to launch the General ACPI Configuration screen. Press [Enter]
again to view the ACPI state.
In the above screen, the current setting is displayed. Press [Enter] to change the
ACPI state to use when the system goes to suspend mode.
Available options are:
• S1 (POS): Power On Standby. All processor caches are flushed and the
CPU stops executing instructions. The CPU and RAM power are maintained,
however, other devices may be powered down.
• S3 (STR): Commonly referred to as Standby or Sleep. RAM is still powered.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Boot Menu
The Boot menu lets you configure settings and the boot sequence to follow when the
system boots up.
NOTE
The available sub-menu options may vary depending on the installed devices on your
All-in-One PC.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Boot Settings Configuration
With this sub-menu, you can configure the type of system boot to execute.
• Quick Boot: Enable Quick Boot to allow BIOS to skip certain tests while
booting. This will decrease the time needed to boot the system.
• Full logo display: When disabled, the normal POST (Power On Self
Test) messages are displayed when the system boots up. When enabled,
ViewSonic® logo is displayed instead.
• Bootup Num-Lock: Turn the “Power-on state for Numlock” on or off.
Boot Device Priority
This sub-menu lets you specify the boot priority sequence from the available
devices.
To change the specified device, press [Enter] to select an available device from
the list.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Hard Disk Drives
If your All-in-One PC has more than one hard drive, use this sub-menu to specify
the boot sequence for the available hard drives, or disable the hard disk from the
boot sequence.
Removable Drives
Use this sub-menu to specify the boot sequence for the available removable
drives, or disable the removable drive from the boot sequence.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Security Menu
The Security menu displays the security settings and lets you set up and change the
supervisor or user password. Available options on this screen may vary depending on
the type of passwords set.
Supervisor Password
The Supervisor can access and change setup utilities. He can also define the
limitation of user access.
To set or change the supervisor password:
1. Select Change Supervisor Password.
2. Type the password, then press [Enter]. The password can be an
alphanumeric character of up to 6 characters in length.
3. Re-type the password to confirm, then press [Enter].
Once the Supervisor password is set, you can change the User Access Level. The
access level options are:
• Full Access: Users can access and change all BIOS settings.
• Limited: Users are only allowed to change basic settings such as date and
time.
• No Access: Users cannot access the BIOS Setup Utility.
• View Only: Users can view the BIOS Setup Utility but cannot change the
settings.
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BIOS Setup Utility
User Password
To set or change the user password:
1. Select Change User Password.
2. Type the password, then press [Enter]. The password can be an
alphanumeric character of up to 6 characters in length.
3. Re-type the password to confirm, then press [Enter].
The Access level defined by the Supervisor determines the users’ setup utility
access.
Password Check
When a Supervisor or User password has been set, the Password Check option
will be available in the Security Menu. With this option, you can configure when the
system will prompt you for the password:
• Setup: You are required to enter the password every time you access the
BIOS Setup Utility.
• Always: You are required to enter the password on every system boot.
Clear the Password
• Deleting the Supervisor Password
1. Select Change Supervisor Password.
2. When prompted to enter the new password, just press [Enter].
3. A message will appear to confirm password is uninstalled. Press [Enter].
• Deleting the User Password
1. Select Clear User Password.
2. A message will appear to confirm clearing of password, select Ok then press
[Enter].
NOTE
Once you have set the Supervisor Password, you cannot start your computer
without entering the password. Be sure not to forget the password. Write down your
password and keep it safe and private from other people.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Chipset Menu
The Chipset menu lets you configure the chipset registers and optimize your system’s
performance. It consists of the following sub-menu:
WARNING
If you are not familiar with chipset settings, it is recommended to use the default
configuration. Setting the wrong values may cause the system to malfunction.
North Bridge Configuration
Your All-in-One PC uses Intel® 945GSE North Bridge Chipset. North Bridge
chipset extends to the north of PCI in support of CPU, memory/cache and other
performance critical capabilities.
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BIOS Setup Utility
• Internal Graphics Mode Select: Selects the amount of system memory used
by the internal graphics device.
• DVMT Mode Select: Dynamic Video Memory Technology (DVMT) is a
concept used in integrated video wherein the optimum amount of memory is
dynamically allocated and de-allocated as needed to balance graphics and
system performance. Available modes are: Fixed, DVMT, and Combo.
• DVMT/FIXED Memory: Set the amount of memory allocated for DVMT.
• High Performance Event Timer: Select whether to enable or disable this
option.
South Bridge Configuration
Your All-in-One PC uses Intel® ICH7M South Bridge Chipset. South Bridge
chipset is not directly connected to the CPU, instead the North Bridge chipset
ties it to the CPU. The South Bridge Chipset implements the slower performance
capabilities, such as the audio controller, PCI bus, and power management
among others.
To change the settings, select an item then press [Enter] to view the options.
•
•
•
•
•
Audio Controller: Select the audio controller among the list.
Wireless Lan Control: Turn wireless LAN control on or off.
Camera Control: Turn camera control on or off.
Onboard LAN Boot: Enable or disable Onboard LAN boot.
Restore on AC Power Loss: Select the mode when system is restored after
an AC power loss. Options are: Power Off, Power On, and Last State.
• PS2 KB/MS Wake up: Enable or disable PS/2 keyboard and mouse wake up
controls.
• Resume On RTC Alarm: Enable or disable RTC to generate wake events.
When enabled, the following items are required:
• RTC Alarm Date (Days): Use [+] and [-] keys to adjust the date.
• RTC Alarm Time: Press [Tab] to select a field. Use [+] and [-] keys to
adjust the values.
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BIOS Setup Utility
Exit Menu
The Exit menu lets you save or discard any modifications made to the BIOS or load
system default values.
Save Changes and Exit
Select this option to save modified settings and exit BIOS.
Discard Changes and Exit
Select this option to exit BIOS without saving the modified settings.
Discard Changes
Select this option to discard any changes.
Load Optimal Defaults
Select this option to load optimal default values.
Load Failsafe Defaults
Select this option to load fail safe default values.
To perform an option, do the following:
1. Select an item.
2. Press [Enter]. A confirmation message appears.
3. Select Ok to proceed or Cancel to cancel the operation.
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Chapter 5
System Recovery
Your All-in-One PC supports system recovery
to enable users to restore the system to its
default settings. This function is useful in the
event of a system failure or when you forget
system passwords.
This chapter covers the following topics:
• When to Use System Recovery
• Running ViewSonic® Recovery Manager
• How to create the System Recovery Disc
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System Recovery
When to Use System Recovery
You need to run system recovery:
• In the event of a system or hardware failure.
• You need to restore the system back to its default settings.
• You forgot the system password.
System recovery will format the hard disk and restore the system to its default
settings. However all files and other data on drive C: will be deleted.
Running ViewSonic® Recovery Manager
Your All-in-One PC uses ViewSonic® Recovery Manager for system recovery
functions.
To run ViewSonic® Recovery Manager, follow the steps below:
1. Turn on the All-in-One PC. The system boots up and the ViewSonic® logo
appears.
2. When the screen displays F3..., quickly press the F3 button on the keyboard.
NOTE
If Windows operating system starts up before you press F3 and you still
wish to run System Recovery, restart the All-in-One PC then follow the same
procedures above.
System Recovery Option
ViewSonic Recovery Manager
Exit
The window below appears.
This action will get your system back to default settings. All files
and settings on C drive will be lost. Are you sure to continue ?
OK
Cancel
3. Click ViewSonic® Recovery Manager.
This action will format your hard disk and all data on Cdrive will be
lost. Please be sure to continue again.
OK
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4. Click OK. Another confirmation message appears, as below.
Operator System : Windows XP
Elapsed Time : 0 min 50 sec
Progress :
5. Click OK. System recovery is initiated and the following screen appears.
Operator System : Windows XP
Recovery
Manager
Elapsed
Time : 0 min 50 sec
Your Windows Operation System has been installed completely.
Please click 'OK' and restart your system.
Progress :
OK
6. After the system has been restored, the following window appears.
NOTE
Restarting may take several seconds to finish.
7. Click OK to restart your All-in-One PC.
8. After restarting, Windows Setup Wizard appears to help you configure basic
settings. Follow the on screen instructions to complete setup and start using
your All-in-One PC.
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System Recovery
How to Create the System Recovery Disk
For the first-time use, it is required for you to create a system recovery disk as the
backup solution for any accidents. Before moving forward, please make sure your
system booting setup is complete and go over the following procedures to get it done.
Step 1. Select the icon of “BurnRecovery”
through it.
on the desktop screen and click
Step 2. Click [Next] to start the image creation of the recovery disk.
Step 3. Select “Create and burn a recovery disk” and click [Next] to continue.
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System Recovery
Step 4. The progress bar starts running to create the image of recovery disk. It takes
around 2-3 minutes to finish the porcessing.
Step 5. Insert a blank DVD-R disk (free bundle with the standard package) and click
[Next] to continue.
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System Recovery
Step 6. The user interface of Ulead Burn. Now pops out. Click [Copy] to start the
burning progress. It takes around 9 minutes to finish the processing.
Step 7. The message of “Operation successfully completed” pops out. Click [OK]
and take out the disk to finish the recovery disk creation.
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Chapter 6
Troubleshooting
This chapter lists some common problems that
you may encounter when using your All-in-One
PC and describes solutions on how to solve
them.
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Troubleshooting
My All-in-One PC does not start.
• Check that the All-in-One PC is connected to an electrical outlet and it is
turned on.
• Check that the power cord and all cables are connected firmly.
When I turn on my computer, the message “Operating system not
found” appears or Windows does not start
• Check if there is a non-bootable CD inside the optical disk drive. If there is a
non-bootable CD in the drive, remove the CD then restart the computer.
• Check boot settings in the BIOS Setup Utility, see Chapter 4.
My LCD does not display anything
• Check that the All-in-One PC is connected to an electrical outlet and it is
turned on.
• The All-in-One PC may be in Standby mode. Press any key to activate the
display.
My computer “locks up”
• Try restarting the All-in-One PC. On the Windows taskbar, click Start > Turn
Off Computer > Restart.
• Press the power switch.
• If your computer locks up while playing a DVD-ROM/CD-ROM, stop the DVDROM/CD-ROM, and restart the computer by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete.
My DVD-ROM drive tray does not open
• Make sure the computer is turned on.
• Press the Eject button on the DVD-ROM/CD-ROM drive.
• If the Eject button does not work, open the tray by inserting a sharp, pointed
object into the hole next to the Eject button.
I cannot play a CD-ROM
• Make sure the label of the CD-ROM is facing up.
• If the CD-ROM requires software, make sure the software is installed
according to the program’s instructions.
• Moisture condensation may have occurred. Leave the computer for at least 1
hour while the computer is turned on.
• Clean the CD-ROM.
• Check the speaker volume.
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Troubleshooting
I cannot play a DVD-ROM
• If a region code warning appears when you are using the DVD player, it
could be that the DVD-ROM you are trying to play is incompatible with the
DVD-ROM drive in your All-in-One PC. The region code is listed on the disc’s
packaging.
• If you hear audio but cannot see video, your computer’s video resolution may
be set too high. For best results, change the display settings, click Start >
Control Panel > Settings.
• If you see video but cannot hear audio, check all of the following: Make sure
your DVD player’s mute setting is off. Check the master volume setting in the
audio Mixer.
• Check that the drivers are installed properly, click Start > Control Panel >
System > Device Manager.
• A dirty or damaged disc may cause the computer to “hang” while it tries to
read the disc. If necessary, reboot the computer, remove the disc, and then
check that it is not dirty or damaged.
My speakers have no sound
• Check the master volume setting in the audio Mixer.
• If you are using an application that has its own volume control, check that the
volume is turned up.
• If you have connected an audio cable to the Headphone connector, disconnect
the cable.
My internet connection has problems
• Have your phone company check that your phone line is free from any line
noise.
• If your problem is fax-related, check that there are no problems with the fax
machine and that it is compatible with fax modems.
• If you are having a problem connecting with your Internet Service Provider
(ISP), check that the ISP is not experiencing technical problems, or
• If you have a second phone line available, try connecting the modem to that
line.
• Check the ADSL settings and connection and make sure All-in-One PC is
properly configured for Internet access.
• The wireless LAN data transfer speed is affected by distance and obstructions
between devices and access points. To maximize the data transfer speed,
please choose any access point you may be using closer to All-in-One PC.
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Troubleshooting
My microphone does not work
• For webcam built-in microphone, please go to Start > Control Panel > Sounds
and Audio Devices > Audio to check if it is muted.
• If you are using an external microphone, check that the microphone is plugged
into the Microphone connector.
My mouse does not work
• Check that the mouse is plugged into the mouse connector.
• If you connected the mouse while your computer is on, you must restart your
computer.
My computer does not shut down
It is best to shut down your computer using the Shut Down command. Using other
methods, including those listed here, may result in loss of unsaved data. If the Shut
Down command does not work properly, follow these steps:
• Restart the computer by pressing Ctrl+Alt+Delete.
• Press the power switch to turn off the power.
• Unplug the All-in-One PC from the power adapter.
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Chapter7
OtherInformation
CustomerSupport
For technical support or product service, see the table below or contact your reseller.
NOTE: You will need the product serial number.
Country/Region
Website
T=Telephone
F=FAX
Email
Australia/New Zealand
www.viewsonic.com.au
AUS= 1800 880 818
NZ= 0800 008 822
service@au.viewsonic.com
Canada
www.viewsonic.com
T (Toll-Free)= 1-866-463-4775
T (Toll)= 1-424-233-2533
F= 1-909-468-1202
service.ca@viewsonic.com
Europe
www.viewsoniceurope.com
Contact your reseller
Hong Kong
www.hk.viewsonic.com
T= 852 3102 2900
service@hk.viewsonic.com
India
www.in.viewsonic.com
T= 1800 11 9999
service@in.viewsonic.com
Korea
www.kr.viewsonic.com
T= 080 333 2131
service@kr.viewsonic.com
Latin America
(Argentina)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 0800 666 0194
soporte@viewsonic.com
Latin America (Brazil)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 0800 891 6984
soporte@viewsonic.com
Latin America (Chile)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 800 440 303
soporte@viewsonic.com
Latin America
(Columbia)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 01 800 915 6588
soporte@viewsonic.com
Latin America (Mexico)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 001 800 514 6518
soporte@viewsonic.com
Renta y Datos, 29 SUR 721, COL. LA PAZ, 72160 PUEBLA, PUE. Tel: 01.222.891.55.77 CON 10 LINEAS
Electroser, Av Reforma No. 403Gx39 y 41, 97000 Mérida, Yucatán. Tel: 01.999.925.19.16
Other places please refer to http://www.viewsonic.com/la/soporte/index.htm#Mexico
Latin America (Peru)
www.viewsonic.com/la/
T= 0800 53458
soporte@viewsonic.com
Macau
www.hk.viewsonic.com
T= 853 700 303
service@hk.viewsonic.com
Puerto Rico & Virgin
Islands
www.viewsonic.com
T= 1-800-688-6688 (English)
T= 1-866-379-1304 (Spanish)
F= 1-909-468-1202
service.us@viewsonic.com
soporte@viewsonic.com
Singapore/Malaysia/
Thailand
www.ap.viewsonic.com
T= 65 6461 6044
service@sg.viewsonic.com
South Africa
www.viewsoniceurope.com
www.viewsoniceurope.com/uk/Support/Calldesk.htm
United States
www.viewsonic.com
T (Toll-Free)= 888-572-9237
T (Toll)= 909-444-8801
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Limited Warranty
VIEWSONIC® ALL-IN-ONE PC What the warranty covers:
ViewSonic warrants its products to be free from defects in material and workmanship during
the warranty period. If a product proves to be defective in material or workmanship during the
warranty period, ViewSonic will, at its sole option, repair or replace the product with a similar
product. Replacement Product or parts may include remanufactured or refurbished parts or
components. The replacement unit will be covered by the balance of the time remaining on
the customer’s original limited warranty. ViewSonic provides no warranty for the third-party
software included with the product or installed by the customer.
How long the warranty is effective:
ViewSonic VPC products are warranted for (1) year from the first consumer purchase for
parts and labor.
User is responsible for the back up of any data before returning the unit for service.
ViewSonic is not responsible for any data lost.
Who the warranty protects:
This warranty is valid only for the first consumer purchaser.
What the warranty does not cover:
1. Any product on which the serial number has been defaced, modified or removed.
2. Damage, deterioration or malfunction resulting from:
a.Accident, misuse, neglect, fire, water, lightning, or other acts of nature, unauthorized
product modification, or failure to follow instructions supplied with the product.
b. Any damage of the product due to shipment.
c. Removal or installation of the product.
d. Causes external to the product, such as electrical power fluctuations or failure.
e. Use of supplies or parts not meeting ViewSonic’s specifications.
f. Normal wear and tear.
g. Any other cause which does not relate to a product defect.
3. Any product exhibiting a condition commonly known as “image burn-in” which results
when a static image is displayed on the product for an extended period of time.
4. Removal, installation, one way transportation, insurance, and set-up service charges.
How to get service:
1. For information about receiving service under warranty, contact ViewSonic Customer
Support (Please refer to Customer Support page). You will need to provide your product’s
serial number.
2. To obtain warranty service, you will be required to provide (a) the original dated sales
slip, (b) your name, (c) your address, (d) a description of the problem, and (e) the serial
number of the product.
3. Take or ship the product freight prepaid in the original container to an authorized
ViewSonic service center or ViewSonic.
4. For additional information or the name of the nearest ViewSonic service center, contact
ViewSonic.
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Limitation of implied warranties:
There are no warranties, express or implied, which extend beyond the description contained
herein including the implied warranty of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
Exclusion of damages:
ViewSonic’s liability is limited to the cost of repair or replacement of the product. ViewSonic
shall not be liable for:
1. Damage to other property caused by any defects in the product, damages based upon
inconvenience, loss of use of the product, loss of time, loss of profits, loss of business
opportunity, loss of goodwill, interference with business relationships, or other commercial
loss, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
2. Any other damages, whether incidental, consequential or otherwise.
3. Any claim against the customer by any other party.
4. Repair or attempted repair by anyone not authorized by ViewSonic.
Effect of state law:
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary
from state to state. Some states do not allow limitations on implied warranties and/or do not
allow the exclusion of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and
exclusions may not apply to you.
Sales outside the U.S.A. and Canada:
For warranty information and service on ViewSonic products sold outside of the U.S.A. and
Canada, contact ViewSonic or your local ViewSonic dealer.
The warranty period for this product in mainland China (Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan
Excluded) is subject to the terms and conditions of the Maintenance Guarantee Card.
For users in Europe and Russia, full details of warranty provided can be found in www.
viewsoniceurope.com under Support/Warranty Information.
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Appendix
VPC100 Bundle Software
NTI (New Tech Infosystems, Inc.) Media Maker OEM
version
For contacts about third-party software products, see the following.
Website: http://www.ntius.com/default.asp
Operation manual: click
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WinRAR (40 days trial)
Website: http://www.win-rar.com
For the simplified Chinese version, please check on our Chinese Distributor’s website
at: http://www.winrar.com.cn/
For the traditional Chinese version, please check on our Taiwanese Distributor’s
website at: http://www.rar.com.tw/
Trend Micro Internet Security (2009), 60-day trial
version
Website: http://us.trendmicro.com/us/about/contact_us/index.html
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