NETBOX User`s Manual

NETBOX User`s Manual
NETBOX User’s Manual
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Version:
User’s Manual V1.0 for NETBOX.
P/N: 3A2226200-000-G
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Caution : refers to important information that can help you to use NETBOX
better, and tells you how to avoid problems.
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Symbol description:
Warning: indicating a potential risk of hardware damage or physical injury may
exist.
WEEE:
The use of this symbol indicates that this product may not be treated as household
waste. By ensuring this product is disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment and human health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate waste handling of this product. For more detailed
information about recycling of this product, please contact your local city office, your
household waste disposal service or the shop where you purchased this product.
CAUTION
RISK OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS REPLACED
BY AN INCORRECT TYPE
DISPOSE OF USED BATTERIES ACCORDING
TO THE INSTRUCTIONS
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Safety Notice :
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Before using this product, please read the below safety notice carefully,
this will help to extend the product’s lifecycle, and work normally.
■ When NETBOX is working, please make sure its ventilation system is
working.
■ The power adapter is dissipating heat during normal use, please be sure
not to cover it and keep it away from your body to prevent discomfort or
injury by heat exposure.
■ Please use the power adapter that comes with the product’s package,
wrong power adapter may damage your device.
■ Make sure all the peripherals are properly connected before using NETBOX.
■ This product should only be used in an environment with ambient temperatures between 0◦C and 40◦C.
■ Always shut down the computer before installing or uninstalling the peripheral which does not support hot plug.
■ Disconnect all peripherals before servicing or disassembling this equipment.
■ Please do not disassemble this product by yourself, any disassembly not
approved by the original manufacturer may result in malfunction, and void
warranty.
■ Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type, please dispose of used batteries according to the instructions.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introducing the NETBOX
Product Overview......................................................................................2
LED Indicator Introduction.........................................................................4
Chapter 2 Placing and connecting the NETBOX
Placement of NETBOX
On the Desk..........................................................................................6
On the Display Back..............................................................................6
Connection of NETBOX
Connect the Monitor..............................................................................8
Connect the USB Devices.....................................................................8
Connect the Network Cable..................................................................8
Connect the Power Cord.......................................................................9
Chapter 3 Install Windows OS
Install Windows XP.................................................................................. 11
Install Windows 7....................................................................................15
Chapter 4 FoxMC Introduction
First Boot.................................................................................................20
Desktop Overview...................................................................................22
Recovery of FoxMC.................................................................................24
The NETBOX is a compact and easy to use desktop. It features all
the desktop capabilities but with a slim body design which enables
your to browse the internet in a relaxable and comfortable way.
This chapter introduces the following information:
■
Product Overview
■
LED Indicator Introduction
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NETBOX features all the desktop capabilities but with a slim body design which enables you to
browse the internet in a relaxable and comfortable way.
1-1 Product Overview
1. Top View
(190mm)
7.5in
5.3in
(135mm)
2. Front Side View
0.95in
(24mm)
LLS_LED1
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2
3
4
5
LLS_LED5
6
7
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No. Name
Description
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Headphone Port
Connects to a headphone
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Microphone In and S/PDIF In
Port
Connects to a microphone or playback devices with
optical connectors(3.5mm jack)
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Multi-Function Card Reader
Supports SD/SDHC/MS/MS Pro/MMC memory cards
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USB Ports
Connect to USB devices
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WLAN_LED
Indicates Wireless connection states
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LLS_LED
Indicates different system states
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HDD_LED
Indicates hard disk states
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Suspend Button with
Integrated LED Indicator
Enter suspend mode in operating system
Indicates suspend states
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Power Button with
Integrated LED Indicator
Turning the power on/off
Indicates system states
3. Back Side View
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2
3
4
5
No. Name
Description
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USB Ports
Connect to USB devices
2
Display Output Port(VGA)
Connects to display device
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Network Port
Standard RJ-45 network port
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Line Out and S/PDIF Out Port
Connects to powered analog speakers or recording devices with optical connectors(3.5mm jack)
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Power Input Port
Connects to the power adapter
4. Bottom View
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Name
Description
Sheet Metal
NETDVD(optional accessory) or Magnet-Metal-Feet can magnetize them to seat firmly
There are four Magnet-Metal-Feet in the package. Just align them to the sheet metal
on the bottom, then they can magnetize the NETBOX easily. The feet can seat and
protect NETBOX when it is placed on the tabletop.
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1-5 LED Indicator Introduction
Indication
Suspend_ Power_ HDD_
WLAN_
LLS_
LLS_
LED
LED
LED
LED
Boot
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Green
Red
Blink
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S0(Working Mode)
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Green
-
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Off
Off
S1(Power-Saving Mode)
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Green
Off
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Off
Off
Red
Blink
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Off
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Off
Off
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Off
Off
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Off
CPU Initialization Error
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-
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DRAM Error
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S3(Standby Mode)
[Press Suspend Button]
S4(Hibernation Mode)&
S5(System Power Off Mode)
LLS_
LLS_
LLS_
LED1 LED2 LED3 LED4 LED5
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Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Off
Blue,
Blink
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-
-
-
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Blue,
Blink
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-
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BIOS Boot Block Fail
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Blue,
Blink
BIOS Checksum Error
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Blue,
Blink
CMOS Cleared [Press
Suspend Button for 4Sec.]
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Red,
Blink
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Red
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Blue
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HDD R/W Data
Link to AP
Wireless
Network
Enable
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No Link to AP
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Blink
(Once every 5Sec.)
Data
Transmission
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Blink
(Indefinite interval)
The LLS_LEDs status in this table only show BIOS error message.
In this chapter, the placement and the connection of some necessary peripherals will be introduced.
This chapter includes the following information:
■
Placement of NETBOX
■
Connection of NETBOX
2-1 Placement of NETBOX
1. On the Desk
You can install your NETBOX in the mount directly.
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If there is enough space on your desk, you can simply put your NETBOX with Magnet-Metal-
Feet on the tabletop.
2. On the Display Back
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This is the best space-saving way.
2.1. Use four screws(M4X10mm) to fasten the bracket onto the display back.
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To install this bracket, your display must follow VESA75/VESA100 standard. The two
groups of holes on your display have different space between, and they help you
easily fasten the bracket onto your display.
2.2. Fit the NETBOX into the bracket with power button locating at the top for easy touch.
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2.3. The seated NETBOX is shown as below.
2-2 Connection of NETBOX
1. Connect the Monitor
Connect a monitor to the NETBOX through VGA connector.
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2. Connect the USB Devices
Connect USB devices to the USB ports of the NETBOX, for example, mouse and keyboard.
3. Connect the Network Cable
Connect LAN cable to the RJ-45 port, with the other end connected to a hub or switch.
Hub
or
Switch
4. Connect the Power Cord
Connect the power adapter to the power input port of the NETBOX, and push the power
button to start it.
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Outlet
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The power adapter is dissipating heat during normal use, please make sure not to
cover it and keep it away from your body to prevent discomfort or injury from heat
exposure.
This chapter introduces the following information:
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Install Windows XP
■
Install Windows 7
Make sure you have these ready :
1. NETDVD. (It is an optional accessory. If there is no NETDVD in this package, you need other
purchase an external USB DVD-ROM drive.)
2. NETBOX driver CD. (In this package)
3. Windows XP Install CD/Windows 7 Install CD. (Other purchase)
Before we continue :
■ Your NETBOX power is off.
■ Connect the NETDVD or USB DVD-ROM drive.
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3-1 Install Windows XP
1. Install Windows XP
1.1. Push power on button to turn on your computer, then press <Del> key to enter BIOS Setup.
1.2. Put the Windows XP Install CD into the NETDVD or USB DVD-ROM drive.
1.3. Select and go to the “Boot” menu, enter “Boot Device Priority”, set the “1st Boot Device” to “USB: Optical DVD RW”, press <F10> key to save change and exit BIOS.
BIOS SETUP UTILITY
Boot
Boot Device Priority
Specifies the boot
sequence from the
available devices.
1st Boot Device [USB:Optical DVD RW] 2nd Boot Device [SATA:PM-WDC WD1600] A device enclosed in
3rd Boot Device
[USB:Generic- Multi]
parenthesis has been
disabled in the
corresponding type
menu.
← Select Screen
↑↓
Select Item
+/Change Option
F1
General Help
F10 Save and Exit
ESC Exit
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1.4. The computer will reboot, and it will start installing Windows XP Operating System.
Windows XP Professional Setup
Welcome to Setup.
This portion of the Setup program prepares Microsoft(R)
Windows(R) XP to run on your computer.
● To set up Windows XP now, press ENTER.
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● To repair a Windows XP installation using
Recovery Console, press R.
● To quit Setup without installing Windows XP, press F3.
ENTER=Continue
R=Repair
F3=Quit
1.5. Press <Enter> key to continue the installation.
1.6. Press <F8> key to accept the Licensing Agreement and continue.
1.7. Windows will display the hard disk partitions of your system. If previously there were other systems (such as Linux) installed, you may need to press [D] key to delete them. When all partitions are clean, setup will display the biggest size of your hard drive as depicted in step 1.8.
Windows XP Professional Setup
The following list shows the existing partitions and
unpartitioned space on this computer.
Use the UP ad DOWN ARROW keys to select an item in the list.
● To set up on the selected item, press ENTER.
● To create a partition in the unpartitioned space, press C.
● To delete the selected partitions, press D.
152626 MB Disk 0 at Id 0 on bus 0 on atapi [MBR]
F: Partition1 [Unknown]
G: Partition2 [Unknown]
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
ENTER=Install
C=Create Partition
150868 MB < 150868 MB free>
1757 MB <1757 MB free>
F3=Quit
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1.8. In this biggest hard disk size screen, you can press [C] to create partitions as you wish,
assign them C:, D: or E: logical drive names.
Windows XP Professional Setup
The following list shows the existing partitions and
unpartitioned space on this computer.
Use the UP ad DOWN ARROW keys to select an item in the list.
● To set up Windows XP on the selected item, press ENTER.
● To create a partition in the unpartitioned space, press C.
● To delete the selected partitions, press D.
Unpartitioned space
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
ENTER=Install
C=Create Partition
152626 MB
F3=Quit
1.9. In this example, we are creating a 50GB partition C: for the system. Press <Enter> to install Windows. The Windows XP install processes will ask you to format your hard disk, then copy files...etc. Follow the installation steps until the whole process is completed.
Windows XP Professional Setup
The following list shows the existing partitions and
unpartitioned space on this computer.
Use the UP ad DOWN ARROW keys to select an item in the list.
● To set up Windows XP on the selected item, press ENTER.
● To create a partition in the unpartitioned space, press C.
● To delete the selected partitions, press D.
152626 MB Disk 0 at id 0 on bus 0 on atapi [MBR]
C:Partition1
[NTFS]
D: Partition2 [Unknown]
Unpartitioned space
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
Unknown Disk
<There is no disk in this drive.>
ENTER=Install
C=Create Partition
49999 MB < 48568 MB free>
64464 MB < 64463 MB free>
38163 MB
F3=Quit
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152626 MB Disk 0 at id 0 on bus 0 on atapi [MBR]
2. Install Drivers in Windows XP
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2.1. When the Windows XP is completely installed, you have to install the necessary drivers before
using the NETBOX. Take out the Windows XP Install CD from the DVD-ROM drive, and
put the NETBOX driver CD inside.
2.2. Waiting for a few seconds, the main menu will be displayed, click “Driver” to enter the Driver
menu shown as below:
2.3. Use these options to install all the drivers for your system. You must click "Intel Chipset Driver"
to install it first. After that, you can click "One Click Setup" to install all the other drivers, or you
can click on each individual driver to install it manually.
2.4. After all the drivers are installed, you need to restart your NETBOX, then you can start using it.
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3-2 Install Windows 7
1. Install Windows 7
1.1. Push power button to turn on your computer, then press <Del> key to enter BIOS Setup.
1.2. Put the Windows 7 Install CD into the NETDVD or USB DVD-ROM drive.
1.3. Select and go to the “Boot” menu, enter “Boot Device Priority”, set the “1st Boot Device” to “USB: Optical DVD RW”, press <F10> key to save change and exit BIOS.
BIOS SETUP UTILITY
Boot
← Select Screen
↑↓
Select Item
+/Change Option
F1
General Help
F10 Save and Exit
ESC Exit
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1.4. The computer will reboot, and it will start loading files for installing Windows 7 Operating
System.
1.5. After that, it will start Windows and come out a “Install Windows” dialog box to set the “Lan-
guage to install”, “Time and current format” and “ Keyboard or input method”. Click “Next” to continue and click “Install now” button to start the setup.
1.6. When the license terms appear, select to accept and click “Next” to continue.
1.7. It then asks you to select the installation type. Click “Custom (advanced)” to install a new copy of Windows.
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Boot Device Priority
Specifies the boot
sequence from the
available devices.
1st Boot Device [USB:Optical DVD RW] 2nd Boot Device [SATA:PM-WDC WD1600] A device enclosed in
3rd Boot Device
[USB:Generic- Multi]
parenthesis has been
disabled in the
corresponding type
menu.
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1.8. Later the setup will display the hard disk partitions of your system. If there were other systems (such as Linux) installed previously, you need select them and click “Drive options (advanced)” to delete them. When all partitions are clean, setup will display the biggest size of your hard drive.
1.9. In this biggest hard disk size screen, you can click “New” button to create partitions as you need. In this example, we will create a 70GB partition to install Windows, and click “Apply”.
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To ensure that all Windows features work correctly, Windows might create an additional partitions for system files, so you will see a system reserved partition. Select the 70GB partition
and click “Next” to continue.
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1.10. From this step we start to install windows 7 into your hard disk, including copying Windows files, expanding Windows files...etc. During the installation, your computer will restart several times.
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1.11. When the installation is completed, setup will prepare your compute for the first use. Then
you can follow steps to select system settings, create an account, set a password...etc, until the whole process is completed and enter Windows 7 operating system.
2. Install Drivers in Windows 7
2.1. When the Windows 7 is completely installed, you have to install the necessary drivers before using the NETBOX. Take out the Windows 7 Install CD from the USB DVD-ROM drive, and put the driver CD inside.
2.2. Waiting for a few seconds, the main menu will be displayed, click “Driver” to enter the Driver
menu shown as below:
2.3. Use these options to install all the drivers for your system. You must click "Intel Chipset Driver"
to install it first. After that, you can click "One Click Setup" to install all the other drivers, or you
can click on each individual driver to install it manually.
2.4. After all the drivers are installed, you need to restart your NETBOX, then you can start using it.
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FoxMC is a newly developed Linux Operating System. If it was
purchased and pre-installed by factory, the first time you start
your computer, it will automatically launch "First Boot". This
chapter will guide you through the setup and introduce the desktop features and operation system recovery method.
This chapter includes the following information:
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First Boot
■
Desktop Overview
■
Recovery of FoxMC
4-1 First Boot
For the first time, when you start NETBOX with FoxMC, the computer will automatically launch "First
Boot". This section will guide you through the setup. Please follow the steps below to complete the
setup.
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1. Browse the [Welcome] page and click “Forward” to continue.
2. Select the language and click “Forward” to continue.
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3. Select “Yes” and click “Forward”.
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4. Set the Date and Time, then click “Finish” to complete the setup.
5. According to the prompt click “Next” to login.
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4-2 Desktop Overview
FoxMC stands for Fox Media Center, it incorporates the functions of internet surfing, entertainment,
office work, document management and various system settings on one desktop. With its dynamic
user interface, simple desktop style, wealth of application software, clear system management and
complete hardware support. FoxMC can easily meet the requirements of being the operation system
of your office computer, home entertainment center, gaming console, educational instrument and
mobile devices.
Desktop
The nine modules provide various
applications to meet the needs of
your work, life and entertainment.
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Show the current
system date and time
Favorites
Shutdown
Help
In the FoxMC system, you can click left key to enter the menu, and click right key or press “ESC“
key to exit the menu. FoxMC includes the following modules:
(Note: For detailed description, please refer to the online help file by clicking the “Help” button. )
Videos: It allows you to manage your videos through it. It supports most of the formats of videos, such as .rmvb, .mov, .rm, .mp4 etc.
Music: With this module, you can manage music according to your favorite.
Pictures: It allows you to browse pictures through the menu.
Firefox: Firefox is a web browser, click it to connect to internet and browse webs.
Ebooks: With it, you can read ebook. It supports the following format: .zip, .fb2, .tcr, .pdb, .epub,
.mobi etc.
Applications: It includes the following parts: internet, work, play, setting, my favorite. It basically covers most applications used in your daily life.
Weather: It allows you to select the location which you want to display the weather. It can configure
up to three cities on the screen.
FileManager: It allows you to manage the files for the system.
Settings: In this module, you can configure the settings for the system according to your favorite,
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such as adjust the parameters for videos, music and pictures, change the skin of
appearance, set the features of hardware and so on.
Favorites: When you add the videos, music and pictures to the favorites, you can open the files
by this icon.
Shutdown: Open the menu to choose the action to the system. When you click “Shutdown” icon in the
desktop, the shutdown menu will appear as below:
Hibernate
Show system information
Suspend
Shutdown
Reboot
Open favorites
Eject/load drive
Click "Help" to open the online help file. It provides you with detailed and systemic introduction about FoxMC.
Panel: The panel auto hides in the default status. When the mouse moves to the bottom of the
desktop, the panel will appear as below.
Network Status
Show Desktop
Volume
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SCIM Input Method
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Help: 4-3 Recovery of FoxMC
1. System Recovery from the DVD
1.1.Power on the computer, insert the system Installation DVD into the DVD driver. When the prompt message appears on the screen, press “F11” to enter Boot Menu and set DVD as the first boot device. Computer will continue to boot up.
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1.2. When the following picture shows, select "Install and make recovery partition", the system will
be installed and a recovery partition will be made. Select "Install system only", the system
will be installed without recovery partition, so recover system from hard disk is impossible. Click "Next" to continue.
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Whatever you select "Install and make recovery partition" or "Install system only",
the whole disk will both be formatted; So if you do not want to format the disk, please
select "Reboot" to stop the process.
1.3. A warning message will show as below. Click "Next" to continue.
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1.4. It starts to format hard disk and install system.
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1.5. When the installation is complete, click "Reboot" to restart the system.
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2. System Recovery from the Hard Disk
If FoxMC was purchased and pre-installed by factory, they should have created a recovery partition in the hard disk. Now we can use the hard disk to recover the system.
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2.1.Start the system, during the screen prompt, press any key to enter Grub interface. The
picture will show as below:
2.2.Select "FoxMC recovery" item and press "Enter". A warning message will show as below:
2.3.Click "Next". System warns the root partition(hd0, 0) will be formatted.
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2.4.Click "Next" to format partition(hd0,0) and recover system from hard disk. The picture will show as below:
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2.5.When the installation is complete, click "Reboot" to restart the system.
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Statement:
This device complies with part 15 of the 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.
Warning:
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION INTERFERENCE STATEMENT
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.
Caution:
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the grantee of this device could
void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
RF exposure warning:
This equipment must be installed and operated in accordance with provided instructions and
the antenna(s) used for this transmitter must be installed to provide a separation distance of at
least 20 cm from all persons and must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any
other antenna or transmitter. End-users and installers must be provide with antenna installation
instructions and transmitter operating conditions for satisfying RF exposure compliance.
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