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ASUS Tablet
User Manual
P1801-T
E7909
December 2012
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P1801-T ASUS Tablet can be used with P1801 ASUS All-in-One PC
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Table of Contents
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About this manual................................................................................................................................................. 5
Conventions used in this manual........................................................................................................................ 5
Typography.................................................................................................................................................................. 5
Safety information................................................................................................................................................. 6
Setting up your system........................................................................................................................................... 6
Care during use.......................................................................................................................................................... 6
Sound Pressure Warning......................................................................................................................................... 7
Package contents................................................................................................................................................... 8
Chapter 1:
Hardware Setup
Getting to know your ASUS Tablet.................................................................................................................. 9
Front view..................................................................................................................................................................... 9
Side views..................................................................................................................................................................... 10
Bottom view................................................................................................................................................................ 11
Rear view...................................................................................................................................................................... 12
Chapter 2:
Using your ASUS Tablet
Placing your ASUS Tablet on the table or desk............................................................................................ 13
Charging your ASUS Tablet................................................................................................................................. 14
Using Gestures........................................................................................................................................................ 14
Chapter 3:
Working with Android®
Basics.......................................................................................................................................................................... 16
Unlocking your device............................................................................................................................................. 16
Entering the camera mode.................................................................................................................................... 16
Home Screen............................................................................................................................................................... 17
Screen Views............................................................................................................................................................... 18
Connecting to the world..................................................................................................................................... 19
Connecting to Wi-Fi networks.............................................................................................................................. 19
Using Bluetooth......................................................................................................................................................... 20
Using apps and widgets...................................................................................................................................... 22
Managing Apps.......................................................................................................................................................... 22
Task Manager.............................................................................................................................................................. 25
File Manager................................................................................................................................................................ 26
Play Store...................................................................................................................................................................... 29
Settings......................................................................................................................................................................... 31
Music . ........................................................................................................................................................................... 34
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Gallery............................................................................................................................................................................ 35
Camera.......................................................................................................................................................................... 39
Email............................................................................................................................................................................... 39
Gmail . ........................................................................................................................................................................... 41
MyLibrary...................................................................................................................................................................... 43
Polaris® Office.............................................................................................................................................................. 47
MyNet .......................................................................................................................................................................... 49
App Locker................................................................................................................................................................... 51
SuperNote ................................................................................................................................................................... 52
Adding widgets.......................................................................................................................................................... 54
ASUS Battery............................................................................................................................................................... 55
Appendices
Notices....................................................................................................................................................................... 56
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About this manual
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This manual provides information about the hardware and software features of your ASUS
Tablet, organized through the following chapters:
Chapter 1: Hardware Setup
This chapter details the hardware components of your ASUS Tablet.
Chapter 2: Using your ASUS Tablet
This chapter provides you with information on using your ASUS Tablet.
Chapter 3: Working with Android®
This chapter provides an overview of using Android® in your ASUS Tablet.
Conventions used in this manual
To highlight key information in this manual, some text are presented as follows:
IMPORTANT! This message contains vital information that must be followed to complete a task.
NOTE: This message contains additional information and tips that can help complete tasks.
WARNING! This message contains important information that must be followed to keep you safe
while performing tasks and prevent damage to your ASUS Tablet's data and components.
Typography
Bold
This indicates a menu or an item that must be selected.
Italic
This indicates sections that you can refer to in this manual.
All illustrations and screenshots in this manual are for reference only. Actual product
specifications and software screen images may vary with territories. Visit the ASUS
website at www.asus.com for the latest information.
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Safety information
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Your ASUS Tablet is designed and tested to meet the latest standards of safety for information
technology equipment. However, to ensure your safety, it is important that you read the
following safety instructions.
Setting up your system
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Read and follow all instructions in the documentation before you operate your system.
Do not use this product near water or a heated source such as a radiator.
Set up the system on a stable surface.
Openings on the chassis are for ventilation. Do not block or cover these openings. Ensure
that you leave plenty of space around the system for ventilation. Never insert objects of any
kind into the ventilation openings.
Use this product in environments with ambient temperatures between 0˚C and 40˚C.
If you use an extension cord, ensure that the total ampere rating of the devices plugged
into the extension cord does not exceed its ampere rating.
Care during use
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Do not walk on the power cord or allow anything to rest on it.
Do not spill water or any other liquids on your system.
When the system is turned off, a small amount of electrical current still flows. Always
unplug all power, modem, and network cables from the power outlets before cleaning the
system.
The touch screen requires periodic cleaning to achieve the best touch sensitivity. Keep the
screen clean from foreign objects or excessive dust accumulation. To clean the screen:
• Turn off the system and disconnect the power cord from the wall.
• Spray a small amount of a household glass cleaner onto the supplied cleaning cloth
and gently wipe the screen surface.
• Do not spray the cleaner directly on the screen.
• Do not use an abrasive cleaner or a coarse cloth when cleaning the screen.
If you encounter the following technical problems with the product, unplug the power cord
and contact a qualified service technician or your retailer.
• The power cord or plug is damaged.
• Liquid has been spilled into the system.
• The system does not function properly even if you follow the operating instructions.
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The system was dropped or the cabinet is damaged.
The system performance changes.
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Sound Pressure Warning
Excessive sound pressure from earphones or headphones can cause hearing damage or loss.
Adjustment of the volume control as well as the equalizer to settings other than the center
position may increase the earphones or headphones output voltage and the sound pressure
level.
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Package contents
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Quic
Power adapter
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Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Cleaning cloth
NOTES:
• Contact your retailer if any of the items are damaged or missing.
• Contents may vary per country or region.
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Chapter 1: Hardware Setup
Getting to know your ASUS Tablet
Front view
Webcam
The built-in webcam allows you to start video chats online.
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Side views
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Kensington® lock port
The Kensington® lock port allows you to secure your ASUS Tablet using Kensington®
compatible security products.
Power button
Press this button to turn on your ASUS Tablet.
Volume control
Press to turn the volume up/down.
Mode button
Press this button to switch your operating system from Windows® 8 to Android™.
Mini USB port
This mini Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0 port allows you to connect compatible USB 2.0
or USB 1.1 devices to your ASUS Tablet using a mini USB cable.
MicroSD card reader
Your ASUS Tablet comes with an additional built-in memory card reader that supports
microSD and microSDHC card formats.
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Microphone
The built-in microphone can be used for video conferencing, voice narrations, or
simple audio recording.
Headphone output/microphone input combo port
This port allows you to connect your ASUS Tablet to amplified speakers or
headphones. You can also use this port to connect your ASUS Tablet to an external
microphone.
Power input
The supplied power adapter converts AC power to DC power for use with this jack.
Power supplied through this jack supplies power to the PC. To prevent damage to the
PC, always use the supplied power adapter.
WARNING! The power adapter may get warm or hot when in use. Do not cover the
adapter and keep it away from your body.
Bottom view
Connecting holes
Align and insert the guiding poles into these holes to securely attach the tablet to the
PC Station.
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Rear view
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Audio speakers
Your ASUS Tablet is equipped with built-in high quality speakers.
Tablet stand
Pull out and adjust the stand to provide stable support for your tablet when it is
placed on a table or desk.
Tablet handle
Carry the tablet easily using the ergonomic tablet handle.
NOTE: The magnet at the back of your ASUS Tablet may de-magnetize nearby objects.
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Chapter 2: Using your ASUS Tablet
Placing your ASUS Tablet on the table or desk
To place your ASUS Tablet on the table or desk:
1. Pull and adjust the tablet stand.
2. Place your ASUS Tablet on a flat surface such as a table or desk.
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Charging your ASUS Tablet
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110V
-220
V
Connect the power adapter to your ASUS Tablet’s DC-in port and plug to the correct socket
outlet with the correct input rating. The input voltage of the adapter is 100Vac~240Vac.
Using Gestures
The gestures allow you to launch programs and access the settings of your ASUS Tablet. The
functions can be activated by using the hand gestures to your ASUS Tablet’s display panel.
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Zoom out
Zoom in
Bring together your two fingers on the
touch panel.
Spread apart your two fingers on the touch
panel.
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Tap and hold
Tap an app to launch it.
To move an app, tap and hold the app tile
and drag it to a new location.
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Tap/Double tap
Flip
Use your finger back and forth between
home screens, through different images
in the Gallery, or pages in MyLibrary and
SuperNote.
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Chapter 3: Working with Android®
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Basics
Unlocking your device
Touch and drag the lock icon to the unlocked icon.
Entering the camera mode
Touch and drag the lock icon to the camera icon.
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Open Google Text search
Open Google Voice search
Display recent apps
Return to Home Screen
Return to the previous screen
Display local date
Display local weather information. Touch
to customize weather widget settings,
location, and frequency updates.
Shortcuts
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Home Screen
Open All apps
screen
Notification area & Settings
Displays your e-mail inbox. Touch to
configure the email account for the
first time, and touch to read e-mails in
the e-mail inbox folder.
NOTE: The Home Screen may update and change with Android OS.
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Screen Views
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The screen view rotates automatically when you hold the tablet horizontally to vertically, and
vice versa.
Landscape view
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Portrait view
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Connecting to the world
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Connecting to Wi-Fi networks
Wi-Fi wireless networking technology allows you to exchange data wirelessly over a network.
To use Wi-Fi, enable the Wi-Fi feature in your ASUS Tablet and connect to a wireless network.
Some wireless networks are secured with a key or protected with digital certificates and
requires additional steps to set up; others are open and you can easily connect to them.
NOTE: Turn OFF Wi-Fi when you’re not using it to help save battery power.
To enable Wi-Fi and connect to a Wi-Fi network:
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen then touch Settings
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2. Slide the Wi-Fi switch to ON. When enabled, your ASUS Tablet scans for available Wi-Fi
networks.
3. Touch a network name to connect to it. If the network is secured or protected, you are
prompted to key in a Password or key in other credentials.
IMPORTANT! If your ASUS Tablet finds a network that you have connected to previously, it
automatically connects to it.
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Using Bluetooth
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Enabling or disabling Bluetooth in your device
Bluetooth is a wireless standard used for exchanging data over short distances. Bluetooth
exists in many products, such as smartphones, computers, tablet devices, and headsets.
Bluetooth is very useful when transferring data between two or more devices that are near
each other.
The first time you connect to a Bluetooth device, you must pair it with your ASUS Tablet.
TIP:
Turn OFF Bluetooth in your ASUS Tablet when you’re not using it to help save battery
power.
To enable or disable Bluetooth in your ASUS Tablet, touch
to go to the All apps screen then
touch Settings
. Slide the Bluetooth switch to ON/ OFF.
Pairing your ASUS Tablet with a Bluetooth device
Before you can connect to a device, you must first pair your ASUS Tablet to that device. Once
paired, the devices stay paired unless you unpair them.
To pair your ASUS Tablet to a device:
1. Touch to go to the All apps screen then touch Settings
switch to ON.
. Slide the Bluetooth
2. Touch Bluetooth to display all available Bluetooth devices within range. If the device you
want to pair with is not in the list, ensure that its Bluetooth feature is turned ON and set as
Discoverable. See the technical documentation that came with the device to learn how to
turn its Bluetooth ON and how to set it to discoverable.
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3. If your ASUS Tablet has finished scanning before your Bluetooth device is ready, touch
Search for devices.
4. In the list of available devices, touch the Bluetooth device you want to pair with. Follow
the succeeding screen instructions to complete the pairing. If necessary, refer to the
technical documentation that came with the device.
Connecting your ASUS Tablet to a Bluetooth device
After you have paired your ASUS Tablet to a Bluetooth device, you can easily reconnect to it
again manually, after it is back in range.
To connect:
1. Touch to go to the All apps screen then touch Settings
switch to ON.
. Slide the Bluetooth
2. In the list of PAIRED DEVICES, touch the name of the paired device.
Unpairing and configuring a Bluetooth device
To unpair or configure a Bluetooth device:
to go to the All apps screen then touch Settings
1. Touch
switch to ON.
. Slide the Bluetooth
2. Touch Bluetooth to display the Bluetooth settings.
3. Touch the Bluetooth Quick Settings icon beside the connected Bluetooth device you want
to unpair or configure.
4. From the Bluetooth Quick Settings screen, you can do any of the following:
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Touch Unpair to unpair the device.
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Touch Rename to rename the Bluetooth device.
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Touch any of the listed profiles to enable or disable profile.
5. Touch
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when you’re finished.
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Using apps and widgets
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Managing Apps
App shortcut
You can create shortcuts for your favorite apps on your ASUS Tablet Home Screen.
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen.
2. From the All apps screen, touch and hold the icon of the app you wish to move then drag
and place the app on the Home Screen.
App info
You can view the detailed app information while you are creating a shortcut for the app. While
holding an app from the All apps screen to the Home Screen, the App info will appear on the
top of the Home Screen page. Drag the app to App info to display its detailed information.
Removing App from Home Screen
You can remove app shortcuts from your ASUS Tablet Home Screen. The original app will
remain in your All apps screen. To remove an app in your Home Screen:
1. Touch and hold an app on your Home Screen until X Remove appears.
2. Drag the app to X Remove to remove it from the Home Screen.
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App Folder
Create folders to organize your applications and shortcuts on your ASUS Tablet Home Screen.
1. On your ASUS Tablet’s Home Screen, touch and drag an app or shortcut onto another app
and a folder will appear.
2. Touch the new folder and tap Unnamed Folder to rename the folder.
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Recent Apps
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Recent apps are displayed on the left panel of the Home Screen. You can find detailed
information and manage your apps from the Recent Apps list.
1. Touch the Recent Apps icon at the lower left corner of the Home Screen.
2. Swipe up or down the list to view Recent Apps. Swipe a recent app to the left or right to
remove from the list.
3. Touch and hold a recent app to display the menu. Select to remove app from list or display
app information.
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Task Manager
1. Touch
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ASUS widget displays a list of currently running utilities and applications and their usages in
percentages on your ASUS Tablet.
to go to the All apps screen.
2. Touch WIDGETS to display the widgets menu.
3. Touch and hold ASUS Task Manager to display the ASUS Task Manager box on the Home
Screen.
4. Touch and hold the widget to display the sizing brackets. Pull the sizing bracket upward or
downward to show the complete list of tasks.
beside each running app to close the app. Touch One-click Clean to close
5. Tap
running apps all at once.
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File Manager
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File Manager allows you to easily locate and manage your data either on the internal storage
device or the connected external storage devices.
To access the internal storage device:
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen.
2. Touch File Manager then go to My Storage.
3. The Internal Storage (/sdcard/) and any connected external storage devices (/Removable/)
are displayed on the left panel. Touch the source icon on the left panel to display the
content list, and touch to select an item.
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4. Touch the Return folder icon to return to the root directory of My Storage.
To access the external storage device:
1. Touch the USB or SD card icon
display the notification box.
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2. Touch the USB or SD card icon to display its contents.
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To copy, cut, delete, or share files:
Tick the file you wish to copy, cut, share, or delete and touch the action icon found at the tool
bar on the upper right corner of they File Manager screen.
You can also tick the file and drag/drop it to your desired destination folder.
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Play Store
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Access lots of fun games and tools in the Play Store using your Google account. If you don’t
have a Google account, please create one.
To access the Play Store:
1. From the Home screen, tap Play Store
.
3. You need a Google account to access Google Play. If you don’t have an existing account,
tap New.
4. Type your Email and Password to Sign in if you already have an account.
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5. After signing in, you can start downloading and adding apps to your device from the Play
Store.
IMPORTANT! Download the latest Adobe Flash Player version 11.1.112.60 for Jelly Bean devices.
NOTES:
• You cannot restore the deleted applications, but you can login with the same ID and
download them again.
• Some applications are free and some might charge you through a credit card.
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Settings
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Settings screen allows you to configure the settings of your ASUS Tablet, including Wireless &
networks, Device, Personal, and System settings. Touch the tabs on the left to switch screens
and do the configurations.
There are two ways to go to the Settings screen.
From the All apps screen:
Touch Settings to display the settings menu.
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From ASUS Quick Setting:
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Touch the notification area on the bottom right corner to launch the ASUS Quick Settings
panel.
Display local date and time
Dock / Tablet Battery Status
Settings Menu
Internet
connection
status
Performance
setting
Quick Setting Adjustment Panel.
Touch the individual icons to turn on/
off the function.
Display settings
Brightness Manual Adjustment
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Auto Brightness
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ASUS Quick Setting Adjustment Panel
Touch any of the following icons to enable or disable its assigned function.
Performance mode
Wi-Fi
Power Saving
Auto-rotate screen
GPS
Silent mode
Bluetooth
Balanced mode
Auto-Sync
Icon and baseline light
up when enabled
IMPORTANT!
• Balanced mode [Default mode]: Balances the system’s performance and power usage.
• Performance mode: Maximizes the system’s performance but consumes more battery power.
• Power saving mode: Energy saving mode
Notification Panels
Notification panels will appear under the Quick Setting panel for alerts or updates in apps,
incoming emails, and utillity status.
IMPORTANT! Swipe a notification to the right or to the left to remove item from the list.
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Music
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Touch Play Music on the Home Screen to play your music files. This application automatically
collects and displays all the audio files stored in your ASUS Tablet and connected external
storage devices.
You can shuffle and play all audio files randomly or flip to select an album for your listening
pleasure.
Use the buttons on the top to conveniently sort or search your audio files.
Sort the audio files by Recent, Albums,
Artists, Songs, Playlists, and Genres
Settings for Music
Search for a music file
NOTE:
The audio and video codec supported by your ASUS Tablet:
Decoder
Audio Codec: AAC LC/LTP, HE-AACv1(AAC+), HE-AACv2(enhanced AAC+), AMR-NB, AMR-WB,
MP3, FLAC, MIDI, PCM/WAVE, Vorbis, WAV a-law/mu-law, WAV linear PCM, WMA 10, WMA
Lossless, WMA Pro LBR
Video Codec: H.263, H.264, MPEG-4, VC-1/WMV, VP8
Encoder
Audio Codec: AAC LC/LTP, AMR-NB, AMR-WB
Video Codec: H.263, H.264, MPEG-4
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Gallery
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Touch Gallery on the Home Screen to browse for images or video files. This app automatically
collects and displays all the images and video files stored in your ASUS Tablet.
From the Gallery, you can display images in a slideshow or touch to select for image or video
files.
You can also use the menu buttons on the upper right corner of the Gallery screen to sort the
files by album, by location, by time, by people, or by tags.
Gallery settings
Quick launch camera
Videos and photos
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Sharing and deleting albums
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Touch and hold an album in the Gallery until the Tool bar on top appears.
Using the Tool bar options, you can upload, delete, or share selected albums online.
Tool bar
Share the selected album through
Bluetooth®, Picasa®, MyBitCast,
Google+®, or Gmail®
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Delete icon
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Sharing, deleting, and editing images
Touch an image in the Gallery and use the tool bar on the upper right corner to share, delete,
or edit a selected image.
Tool bar
Share the selected album through
Bluetooth®, Picasa®, MyBitCast,
Google+®, or Gmail®
Delete icon
CAUTION! You cannot restore a deleted file.
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Gallery widget
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The Photo Gallery widget allows immediate access to your favorite photos or albums right
from the Home Screen.
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen.
2. Touch Widgets to display the widgets menu.
3. Touch and hold Photo Gallery until the gallery widget box moves to the Home Screen
and displays the Choose images menu box.
4. Choose the album or image that you wish to place as a widget on the Home Screen.
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Camera
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Touch Camera from the All apps screen to take pictures, record videos, or create panoramic
images. You can use the front camera or the back camera to take pictures or record videos.
The image and video files are saved to Gallery.
Email
Email allows you to add several e-mail accounts and conveniently browse and manage your
e-mails.
To set up an email account:
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen.
2. Touch Email
to launch the email app.
3. From the email app screen,key in your Email
address and Password, then touch Next.
4. Wait while your ASUS Tablet automatically
checks your incoming and outgoing mail
server settings.
5. Configure the Account options and
touch Next.
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6. Provide a name for the account and key in the
name you want displayed on the outgoing
messages. Touch Next to log into your mail
inbox.
To add email accounts:
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen, touch
Email
and login using the account
that you’ve previously set up.
2. Touch then Settings. Touch Add account
on the upper right corner to add new email
accounts.
NOTE: You can include all your e-mail
accounts in Email.
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Gmail
Gmail (Google mail) allows you to access your Gmail account, receive, and compose e-mails.
To set up a Gmail account:
1. Touch Gmail from the Home screen. Touch
Existing and type your existing Email and
Password, then touch Sign in.
NOTE: Touch New if you do not own a Google Account.
2. Wait while your ASUS Tablet communicates with
Google servers to set up your account.
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3. You can use your Google account to backup and
restore your settings and data. Touch Done to
sign in to your Gmail.
IMPORTANT: If you have several e-mail accounts in addition to Gmail, use Email to set up and
access all your e-mail accounts at same time.
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MyLibrary
Touch
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MyLibrary, an integrated interface for your e-book collections, allows you to place your
purchased or downloaded e-books into different bookshelves and genres.
to go to the All apps screen, then touch MyLibrary.
NOTE: Log into asus@vibe to download more e-books.
IMPORTANT:
• MyLibrary supports e-books in ePub, PDF and TXT format.
• You may need Adobe Flash® player to open some e-books. Download Adobe Flash® player
before using MyLibrary.
All your bookshelves
Search for an e-book
Sort by title, author, date, or My Array
Recent Read List and other settings
Selection mode
Books on the selected bookshelf
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Reading your e-books
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To read e-books:
1.
Touch to select an e-book on the bookshelf.
2.
Touch and hold the screen to show the tool bar on the top.
Use text-to-speech
function for this page
Marker
Search key words
Chapter list
Zoom out/ Zoom in
Insert bookmark
Bookmark list and Day/ Night mode
Page scroll
NOTES:
• Android initiates the download and installation of necessary resource if you would like to use
the text-to-speech function.
• Tap on the Bookmark list and select the marked page to show the bookmark icon on the
upper right corner of the screen.
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3. Flip pages like a real book or move the page scroll at the bottom.
Making notes on your e-books
1. Touch and hold on a desired word or sentence until the tool menu and the dictionary
definition are displayed.
2. Once selected, you either highlight the selected word with a marker, add a note, use
text-to-speech function for the selected text, or simply copy the word.
3. Move the selection point to extend the selected region to a whole phrase or sentence if
needed.
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Maps
English
Google Maps allows you to find establishments, view maps, and get directions. Use the tool
bar on the top to get directions or create your own maps.
Touch
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to go to the All apps screen, then touch Maps.
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Polaris® Office
English
Polaris® Office is a set of interrelated desktop applications that allows you to create, read, and
edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.
To use Polaris® Office:
1. Touch
to go to the All apps screen.
2. In the All apps screen, touch Polaris® Office.
3. Touch any of the following:
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Touch Browser to view the files/folders in the local storage.
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Touch Clouds to add a cloud service account.
• Touch Form type to view all documents by type.
• Touch Favorites to view your favorite files.
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Adding new files
English
To add new files, touch
then select New:
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Touch Document (.doc) or Document (.docx) to start the word processor to edit
documents.
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Touch Sheet (.xls) or Sheet (.xlsx) to start the spreadsheet to perform calculation and
manage information.
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Touch Slide (.ppt) or Slide (.pptx) to start the application to create and share
presentations.
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Touch Text to create text files.
Adding Accounts
You are allowed to edit your files with Polaris® Office from other accounts, including Google
docs and Box.net.
1. Touch Clouds.
2. Select a desired service to add.
3. Key in your e-mail account and password and touch OK to add the account.
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MyNet
English
MyNet allows you to store, save, and stream audio, video, and image files between your ASUS
Tablet and a DLNA device such as your computer, TV, or speakers.
NOTE: DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) is the networking standard that allows network
devices to seamlessly communicate with each other.
IMPORTANT:
• MyNet works with Microsoft Media Player 11 or later version only.
• MyNet will not work if the devices are connected via 3G network.
• Your ASUS Tablet and the DLNA device such as computer, TV, or speakers must be connected
to the same wireless network. Otherwise, MyNet will not function.
1. Ensure that your ASUS Tablet and your computer are connected to the same wireless
network.
2. Click and enable Allow remote control of my Player and Automatically allow devices
to play my media in Windows Media Player on your computer. Go to More streaming
options to configure, if necessary.
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3. On the Server list, select the source device on the left panel to view the contents.
English
Source device
Search and Settings
Current source
Content
4. You can do any of the following:
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Select a file and touch Play to on the bottom right to start playing on the target
device.
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Touch and hold a file to upload or download it to and from the connecting devices.
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You can also select a file from the Playlist. The Playlist offers a common space for the
connected devices to share files. Tap the plus sign (+) to create new lists.
5. To enable Digital Media Server, touch Settings on the upper right corner and tick
Digital Media Server Settings to allow the other connecting devices to access media
files on your ASUS Tablet. You can also select the location of the file you want to share.
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App Locker
English
App Locker allows you to password-protect your apps.
To use App Locker:
1. From the All apps screen, touch on
App Locker .
2. Set up your password.
3. Tick the apps you would like to lock.
4. Activate App Locker from Settings
on the the upper right corner.
NOTES:
• Locked apps will have lock icons on the Home Screen.
• You will be asked for your password everytime you access the locked apps.
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SuperNote
English
SuperNote is a convenient app used for writing and painting on your ASUS Tablet. You can take
notes, send instant messages, draw sketches, create e-cards with audio recordings or diaries
with video, and lots more.
All your notebooks
Search for notebooks
Sort by page or last
modified
Notebooks,
Bookmarks, All
Pages
Settings
Sort/Import/Hide
Notebook, Account
Sync Settings
Create a new
notebook
Launch ASUS
WebStorage
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Using SuperNote
To create a new notebook:
1. Touch New Notebook.
2. Key in a name for the file and choose the notebook type to start writing on the page.
The following screen describes the SuperNote screen features on your ASUS Tablet:
Favorites
Goes back to SuperNote 3.0’s
main page
Delete page
New page
Share and Export
Settings
Page Scroll
Previous page
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Next page
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Adding widgets
English
Use widgets to conveniently access useful and fun applications on your ASUS Tablet Home
Screen. You can find them in the Widgets tab in the All Apps screen, ready to be moved into
your Home Screen.
To see your widgets, touch
to go to the All apps screen, then touch Widgets.
From the main Widgets screen, you can:
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Drag a widget to another screen.
Swipe left or right to move between screens and view more widgets.
IMPORTANT:
• You may be prompted to perform additional tasks (such as registration, activation) before you
can use a selected widget.
• If there is not enough room on the screen where you placed a widget, the widget won’t get
added to that screen.
To remove a widget:
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Touch and hold the widget until X Remove appears then without lifting your finger, drag
the widget into X Remove.
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1. Touch
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This special widget shows the individual battery status of your ASUS Tablet by percentage and
color. The more battery power, the brighter the color.
to go to the All apps screen.
2. Touch Widgets to display the widgets menu.
3. Touch and hold ASUS Battery to display the ASUS Battery app.
4. The ASUS Quick Setting and the notifications panel also display the battery status. The
battery status of the ASUS Tablet is shown separately. When battery is low, the battery
icon turns from blue to red with an exclamation mark. There will also be a warning sound
to notify you when the battery is running low.
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English
Notices
Appendices
REACH
Complying with the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization, and Restriction of
Chemicals) regulatory framework, we publish the chemical substances in our products at ASUS
REACH website at http://csr.asus.com/english/REACH.htm
ASUS Recycling/Takeback Services
ASUS recycling and takeback programs come from our commitment to the highest standards
for protecting our environment. We believe in providing solutions for you to be able to
responsibly recycle our products, batteries, other components, as well as the packaging
materials. Please go to http://csr.asus.com/english/Takeback.htm for the detailed recycling
information in different regions.
COATING NOTICE
IMPORTANT! To provide electrical insulation and maintain electrical safety, a coating is
applied to insulate the device except on the areas where the I/O ports are located.
Beschichtungshinweis
WICHTIG!Um die elektrische Isolation und die elektrische Sicherheit zu gewährleisten, ist das
Gehäuse mit einer Beschichtung zur Isolation versehen. Diese Beschichtung ist an den E/AAnschlüssen des Gerätes nicht vorhanden.
Federal Communications Commission Statement
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions:
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This device may not cause harmful interference, and
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
manufacturer’s instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
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English
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 to 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.
IMPORTANT! Outdoor operations in the 5.15~5.25 GHz band is prohibited.
CAUTION: Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the guarantee of this
device could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
RF exposure warning
This equipment complies with FCC RF exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled
environment. The equipment must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any
antenna or transmitter.
The highest SAR value for this device is 0.614 W/kg.
Canadian Department of Communications Statement
This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio noise emissions from digital
apparatus set out in the Radio Interference Regulations of the Canadian Department of
Communications.
This class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
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IC Radiation Exposure Statement for Canada
English
This equipment complies with IC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled
environment. To maintain compliance with IC RF exposure compliance requirements, please
avoid direct contact to the transmitting antenna during transmitting. End users must follow
the specific operating instructions for satisfying RF exposure compliance.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
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This device may not cause interference and
This device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired
operation of the device.
Canada, Industry Canada (IC) Notices
This Class B digital aparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003 and RSS-210.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1) this device may not cause interference,
and 2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause
undesired operation of the device.
Radio Frequency (RF) Exposure Information
The radiated output power of the wireless device is below the Industry Canada (IC) radio
frequency exposure limits. The wireless device should be used in such a manner such that the
potential for human contact during normal operation is minimized.
This device has been evaluated for and shown compliant with the IC Specific Absorption
Rate (“SAR”) limits when installed in specific host products operated in portable exposure
conditions.
The highest SAR value for this device is 0.614 W/kg.
Canada, avis d’Industry Canada (IC)
Cet appareil numérique de classe B est conforme aux normes canadiennes ICES-003 et RSS210.
Son fonctionnement est soumis aux deux conditions suivantes: 1) cet appareil ne doit pas
causer d’interférence et 2) cet appareil doit accepter toute interférence, notamment les
interférences qui peuvent affecter son fonctionnement.
Informations concernant l’exposition aux fréquences radio (RF)
La puissance de sortie émise par l’appareil de sans fil est inférieure à la limite d’exposition aux
fréquences radio d’Industry Canada (IC). Utilisez l’appareil de sans fil de facon à minimiser les
contacts humains lors du fonctionnement normal.
Ce périphérique a été évalué et démontré conforme aux limites SAR (Specific Absorption Rate
- Taux d’absorption spécifique) d’IC lorsqu’il est installé dans des produits hotes particuliers qui
fonctionnent dans des conditions d’exposition à des appareils portables.
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Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE directive 1999/5/EC)
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English
The following items were completed and are considered relevant and sufficient:
Essential requirements as in [Article 3]
Protection requirements for health and safety as in [Article 3.1a]
Testing for electric safety according to [EN 60950]
Protection requirements for electromagnetic compatibility in [Article 3.1b]
Testing for electromagnetic compatibility in [EN 301 489-1] & [EN 301 489-17]
Effective use of the radio spectrum as in [Article 3.2]
Radio test suites according to [EN 300 328-2]
CE Mark Warning
This is a Class B product, in a domestic environment, this product may cause radio interference,
in which case the user may be required to take adequate measures.
CE marking for devices without wireless LAN/Bluetooth
The shipped version of this device complies with the requirements of the EEC directives
2004/108/EC “Electromagnetic compatibility” and 2006/95/EC “Low voltage directive”.
/
CE marking for devices with wireless LAN/ Bluetooth
This equipment complies with the requirements of Directive 1999/5/EC of the European
Parliament and Commission from 9 March, 1999 governing Radio and Telecommunications
Equipment and mutual recognition of conformity.
is for class II device.
The highest SAR value for this device is 0.163 W/kg.
Wireless Operation Channel for Different Domains
N. America
2.412-2.462 GHz
Ch01 through CH11
Japan
2.412-2.472 GHz
Ch01 through Ch13
Europe ETSI
2.412-2.472 GHz
Ch01 through Ch13
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English
NO DISASSEMBLY
The warranty does not apply to the products that
have been disassembled by users
Lithium-Ion Battery Warning
CAUTION: Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace
only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer.
Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
No Exposure to Liquids
DO NOT expose to or use near liquids, rain, or moisture. This product is not
waterproof or oil-proof.
This symbol of the crossed out wheeled bin indicates that the product (electrical, electronic
equipment, and mercury-containing button cell battery) should not be placed in municipal
waste. Check local regulations for disposal of electronic products.
DO NOT throw the battery in municipal waste. The symbol of the crossed out wheeled bin
indicates that the battery should not be placed in municipal waste.
請勿將電池當作一般垃圾丟棄。這個標誌表示電池不應視為一般垃圾丟棄。
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Prevention of Hearing Loss
To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for long periods.
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Global Environmental Regulation Compliance and Declaration
English
ASUS follows the green design concept to design and manufacture our products, and
makes sure that each stage of the product life cycle of ASUS product is in line with global
environmental regulations. In addition, ASUS disclose the relevant information PC Stationd on
regulation requirements.
Please refer to http://csr.asus.com/english/Compliance.htm for information disclosure based
on regulation requirements ASUS is complied with:
Japan JIS-C-0950 Material Declarations
EU REACH SVHC
Korea RoHS
Swiss Energy Laws
ENERGY STAR complied product
ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect
the environment through energy efficient products and practices.
All ASUS products with the ENERGY STAR logo comply with the ENERGY STAR
standard, and the power management feature is enabled by default. The
monitor and computer are automatically set to sleep after 15 and 30 minutes
of user inactivity. To wake your computer, click the mouse or press any key
on the keyboard.
Please visit http://www.energy.gov/powermanagement for detail information on power
management and its benefits to the environment. In addition, please visit http://www.
energystar.gov for detail information on the ENERGY STAR joint program.
NOTE: ENERGY STAR is NOT supported on Freedos and Linux-based products.
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Manufacturer
Authorised
representative in
Europe
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ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
Tel:
+886-2-2894-3447
Address: 4F, No. 150, LI-TE RD., PEITOU, TAIPEI 112, TAIWAN
ASUSTeK Computer GmbH
Address: HARKORT STR. 21-23, 40880 RATINGEN, GERMANY
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