R9707 : iXL™ Handy Manny Software

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Consumer Information
• Please keep this owner’s manual for future reference, as it contains
important information.
• Adult setup is required to install this software title on your computer
and then transfer to your iXL™ Handheld Device (sold separately).
• The CD ROM is not a toy.
• For proper use of this software, we recommend your computer meet
minimum system requirements, including an internet connection.
PC Minimum System Requirements
Operating System .................Microsoft® Windows XP, Windows Vista™
or Windows 7
Processor.............................1.2GHz
Memory ...............................256MB RAM
Hard Drive ............................150MB available
CD or DVD drive
USB Port ..............................1.1
Note: Internet connection is required.
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Consumer Information
NOTICE ABOUT EPILEPSY AND SEIZURES
PLEASE READ THIS NOTICE BEFORE YOU OR YOUR CHILD USE ANY
VIDEO/COMPUTER GAME.
A very small portion of the population has a condition, which cause
a momentary loss of consciousness when viewing certain kinds of
flashing lights or patterns that are commonly present in our daily
environment. This condition may cause seizures while watching some
kinds of television pictures or playing certain video/ computer games.
Players who have not had any previous seizures may nonetheless have
an undetected epileptic condition.
If you or anyone in your family has experienced symptoms linked to an
epileptic condition (e.g. a seizure or loss of awareness), consult your
physician before playing video/computer games.
We recommend that parents observe their children while they play video/
computer games. If you or your child experience any of the following
symptoms such as dizziness, altered vision, eye or muscle twitching,
involuntary movements, loss of awareness, disorientation or convulsions,
DISCONTINUE USE IMMEDIATELY and consult your physician.
Additionally, please follow these precautions whenever playing a video/
computer game:
• Do not play if you are tired or need sleep.
• Always play in a well lit room.
• Be sure to take a 10-15 minute break every hour while playing.
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Software Installation
• Before installing this software title:
- iXL™ Computer Software must be installed before installing this
software title. If you have not done this, you will be prompted to install
iXL™ Computer Software (included on this CD-ROM). Once installation
is complete, re-insert the software title CD-ROM, or go to your
computer’s Start Menu, select ‘Run,’ and type D:\setup.exe.
- Make sure your iXL™ (sold separately) is not connected to
your computer.
• Close iXL™ Computer Sofware (that came with iXL™).
• If you have multiple logons on your computer, be sure the logon you
are using has Administrator privileges. You will need Administrator
privileges to install this software.
• Insert the CD into the CD-ROM or DVD drive of your computer.
• The software installer launches automatically. Follow the on-screen
instructions to complete installation.
Note: You need to install all components to use this software.
• If installation of the software does not launch automatically, go to the
“Start” menu, click on “Run” and type “D:\setup”.
Uninstall Software
• Click on the following items (in order):
- “Start” menu on your computer taskbar
- “Programs”
- “iXL™”
- “Titles”
- “Handy Manny”
- “Uninstall”
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Connecting iXL Handheld Device
• After installing this software title, connect iXL™ (sold separately) to
your computer to transfer and manage content.
Small End
of USB Cable
USB Port
• Slide the USB door open on iXL™ to access the USB port.
• Insert the smaller end of the USB cable into the USB port on iXL™.
WARNING
To prevent strangulation, keep computer cables
away from children.
USB Port
Large End
of USB Cable
• Insert the larger end of the USB cable into the USB port
your computer.
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Connecting iXL Handheld Device
Power Button
• Open iXL™ and press the power button
.
• If iXL™ is properly connected to your computer, you will see the USB
connect symbol on the screen.
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iXL Computer Software
My Library Tab
• Double-click on the
on your computer desktop to launch iXL™
Computer Software that was included with the iXL™ Handheld Device
(sold separately).
• From the Welcome page, click on the My Library tab to transfer the
software title to iXL™.
Note: iXL™ must be connected to your computer, turned on and open.
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My Library Software Titles
Note: The software titles that appear on the My Library and My
Handheld sides of the screen in iXL™ Computer Software will vary
depending on the software titles you purchased and installed (additional
software titles sold separately).
Software
Titles Tab
Check Box
• On the My Library side of the screen, click on the Software tab to
transfer this software title to iXL™.
• Click on the check box (on the My Library side of the screen) next to
this software title.
Hint: If you use the check box next to the main title, you will transfer
everything included in this software title. To customize the content on
iXL™, click only on selected activities.
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My Library Software Titles
Transfer
Software
Button
• Click on the Transfer Software
button to move this software title
(or selected activities from this software title) onto the My Handheld
side of the screen and onto iXL™.
• After transferring this software title, disconnect iXL™ from your computer.
• To remove an iXL™ software title (or activity) from iXL™, first click
on the check box next to the software title (or activity) on the My
Handheld side of the screen. Then, click on .
Hint: If you’d like to check how much memory is available on iXL™,
look at the memory gauge on the My Handheld side of the screen.
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Getting Started
Power Button
• Open iXL™ (sold separately) and press the power button
Hint: Make sure iXL™ is completely open before pressing the
power button.
.
Login Screen
• Use the stylus to touch a gray bar (profile) on the login screen.
Hint: You can also login using a custom profile (created using iXL™
Computer Software).
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Home Screen
• Touch or on the Home screen with the stylus to scroll to this
software title.
Games
Digital Reader
Notepad
Art Studio
Photo Viewer
MP3 Player
• Choose an activity on the Home screen. Touch an activity with the stylus.
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Digital Reader
Readto-Me
Mode
Home Screen
Play
Mode
Digital Reader Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to read stories.
or Play
• From the Digital Reader screen, touch Read-to-Me
mode with the stylus.
• In Read-to-Me mode, listen to the narrator read the entire story.
Hint: Press the Action Button on iXL™ to pause the story. Press it
again to resume the story.
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Digital Reader
Repeat
peat
Page
e
• In Play mode, listen to the page read.
• Touch with the stylus repeat the page.
Hint: Press the Action Button on iXL™ to pause the story. Press it
again to resume the story.
Turn Page
• Explore the page by touching objects with the stylus.
• Touch the bottom corners on the screen with the stylus to turn the page.
• Touch the highlighted key words on the page with the stylus to learn more!
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Digital Reader
• After the story, play a comprehension activity.
Hint: In Play mode, you will need to turn the page at the end of the story
to play this activity.
• Put the pictures in the order they appeared in the story. Touch a picture
with the stylus and drag it into the correct place on the timeline.
Exit
New Timeline
• Touch with the stylus for a new timeline.
• Touch
with the stylus to exit this activity and return to the Digital
Reader screen.
Hint: You can also press the Home Button
on iXL™at any time to
exit this activity and return to the Home screen.
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Game Player
Home Screen
Game Player Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to play a game.
• From the Game Selection menu, choose a game:
El Coche,
¡Que Rapido! or
Let’s Fix It! with the stylus to start
The Car,
the game.
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Game Player - El Coche, The Car
Objective: Find all of the missing parts and help
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
• Find the missing parts.
Level 1 - Find the missing parts on the outside of the car.
Level 2 - Find the missing parts on the underside of the car.
Level 3 - Find the missing parts in the engine.
• Look at the car to see what’s missing. Touch the matching missing part
on the bottom of the screen and drag it onto the car.
• Touch the arrows on the bottom of the screen with the stylus to see
more parts.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Game Player - El Coche, The Car
Color Decals Spoiler Number Horn Surprise
Styles Decal Styles Decoration
• El Coche is ready for a paint job. Touch the buttons on the bottom of
the screen to decorate El Coche.
• Touch the
when you are done and return to the Game Player screen.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Game Player - ¡Que Rapido!
Object: Collect the flags on the race course!
Flag
Obstacle
• Touch the arrow on either side of the car to move it left or right.
• Drive into flags to collect them. Watch out for obstacles on the track!
Level 1 – Collect 10 flags.
Level 2 – Collect the flags in numerical order, 1 through 10.
Level 3 – Collect the flags in numerical order, 11 through 20.
• Wnen you finish all three levels, look at your time!
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
• Press the Home Button
the Home screen.
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Game Player - Let’s Fix It!
Object: Help Manny fix up his car at the pit stop!
• Complete all the tasks on the checklist to get Manny back in the race!
• Listen for the tool needed. Touch the tool with the stylus to select it.
• Listen for directions on how to use the tool and use the stylus to help
fix the car!
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Notepad
Uppercase
Letters
Lowercase
Letters
Numbers
Spelling
Eraser
Home Screen
Notepad Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to practice writing letters,
numbers and words.
• Choose a writing activity from the Notepad screen.
• Touch a letter (or number or word) on the top of the screen with the
stylus and watch it drawn on screen.
• Touch or on the top of the screen with the stylus to scroll
through more choices (letters, numbers or words).
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Notepad
• Use the stylus to trace the letter on screen.
• Touch
on the screen with the stylus to clear the screen.
Hint: You can also press the Action Button on iXL™ to clear the screen.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Art Studio
Home Screen
Toolbar
Art Studio Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to create artwork.
• Use the stylus to draw on the picture or touch any tool on the toolbar.
Backgrounds
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a background to
draw on.
• First, touch or with the stylus to scroll through background
choices. When you find one that you like, touch the background with
the stylus.
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Art Studio
Styles
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a pencil, paint brush,
paint bucket or spray paint. Touch your choice with the stylus to draw
or paint.
Color Palette
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a color from the
• Touch
color palette. Touch or on the screen with the stylus for more
colors. When you find a color that you like, touch it with the stylus.
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Art Studio
Stampers
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose stampers for your
picture. Touch or on the screen for more stampers. When you
find a stamper that you like, touch it with the stylus.
• Touch the screen with the stylus to place the stamp in your picture.
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Art Studio
Erase All
Eraser
Undo
Erase
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus if you’d like to erase.
Music
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to listen to music while you
draw! Touch or to scroll through song choices. Touch
or
to turn the music ON or OFF.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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MP3 Player
Home Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to listen to music.
• Touch the numbers at the top of the screen with the stylus to choose
a song.
• Touch or at the top of the screen with the stylus to view more songs
(if you loaded your own music using the iXL™ Computer Software);
touch or at the bottom of the screen to change to a different
software title (software titles sold separately).
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MP3 Player
• Touch
with the stylus to stop the music.
• Touch
with the stylus to play the music.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Photo Viewer
Home Screen
Picture Slideshow Screen
• Touch
on the Home screen with the stylus to watch a picture slideshow.
Hint: You can also add your own pictures using the iXL™ Computer Software.
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Photo Viewer
Toolbar
• If you’d like to draw on a picture, touch the screen with the stylus to
use the toolbar.
Hint: You can also press the Action Button on iXL™ to use the toolbar.
• Touch or to scroll through pictures. To choose a picture, touch the
screen with the stylus.
Styles
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a pencil, paint brush
or spray paint to draw or paint. Touch your choice with the stylus.
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Photo Viewer
Color Palette
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a color from the
color palette. Touch or on the screen with the stylus for more
colors. When you find a color that you’d like to use, touch it with
the stylus.
Stampers
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose a stamper for the
picture. Touch or for more stampers. When you find a stamper
you’d like to use, touch it with the stylus.
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Photo Viewer
Erase All
Eraser
Undo
Erase
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to choose how to erase only
what has been added to your picture. Touch your choice with the stylus
to make a selection.
Hint: The eraser in this activity only erases what has been added to the
picture and does not erase the original picture.
Music
• Touch
on the toolbar with the stylus to listen to music while
watching the slideshow. Touch or to scroll through song choices.
Touch
or
to turn the music ON or OFF.
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Photo Viewer
• Touch on the toolbar with the stylus to exit the toolbar and return to
the slideshow.
Hint: You can also press the Action Button on iXL™ to exit the toolbar.
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Consumer Information
• All of the art you’ve added to your picture is automatically saved.
• Press the Home Button
on iXL™ to exit this activity and return to
the Home screen.
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Consumer Information
Fisher-Price, Inc., a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., East Aurora, NY 14052 U.S.A. ©2010
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Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
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Consumer Information
CONSUMER ASSISTANCE
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Fisher-Price, Inc., 636 Girard Avenue, East Aurora, NY 14052.
Hearing-impaired consumers: 1-800-382-7470.
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