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Contents Part 1. Using the ThinkPad 390 DVD/FDD Bay Drive .................................. 1-1 Installing programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2 Viewing a DVD movie .................... 1-6 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-7 Installing programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-9 Viewing a DVD movie ................... 1-13 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-14 Part 2. Appendixes . . . . . . . . . . .
Part 1. Using the ThinkPad 390 DVD/FDD Bay Drive Note: The DVD movie player is supported by Windows 98 and Windows 95 The ThinkPad 390 DVD/FDD Bay Drive (hereafter called the DVD OSR2.0 or later versions. You can check which version of Windows option) supports the ThinkPad 390 series computer in the Windows 95 you are using by doing the following: 95 or Windows 98 environment, with either of the following processors: 1. Click Start, move the cursor to Settings, and then click Control Panel. Inte
Removing the warm swap driver Installing programs To remove the warm swap driver, do the following. If you want to view DVD movies, do the following to install the software programs: Note: To view the DVD movies comfortably, you need to remove the warm swap driver. To install the software programs, do as follows: 1 Remove the warm swap driver. 1 Click Start. 2 Update the video driver 2 Move the cursor to Settings, and click Control Panel. 3 Enable the DMA setting. 3 Double-click Add/Remove
Updating the video driver 9 Click Next. To update the video driver, go to appropriate section. 10 Click Display a list of all the device drivers in a specific location so you can select the driver you want. If you are using Windows 98, go to the next section. 11 Click Next. If you are using Windows 95, go to “Updating procedure for Windows 95 .” 12 Click Have Disk... Updating procedure for Windows 98 13 When you are prompted to specify the driver disk, type 1 Insert the DVD Software CD-ROM
Updating procedure for Windows 95 Enabling the DMA setting 1 Insert the DVD Software CD-ROM into the DVD drive. 1 Click Start, move the cursor to Settings, and click Control Panel. 2 Click Start. 2 Double-click System. 3 Move the cursor to Settings, and click Control Panel. 3 Click the Device Manager tab. 4 Double-click Display. 4 Double-click the CDROM icon. 5 Click the Settings tab. The DVD drive name appears under the CDROM icon. 6 Click Advanced Properties. 5 Double-click the DVD
Installing the DVD movie player program Selecting the region code To install the DVD movie player, do the following: If you want to view a DVD movie on your computer, you need to set the DVD region code. You can set the region code when you start 1 Insert the DVD Software CD-ROM into the DVD drive. DVD Express for the first time. 2 Click Start and Run. DVD region codes Regional coding is part of the protection scheme for DVD content. 3 Type x:\DVDPLAYR\SETUP and click OK. The world is divided
To select the region code, do the following: Viewing a DVD movie 1 Insert the DVD-ROM into the DVD drive. After you install the DVD drive and the programs, you can view a DVD movie by doing the following: 2 Click Start. 1 Insert a DVD into the DVD drive. 3 Move the cursor to Programs, Madiamatics Express, and click Madiamatics DVD Player. If you want to watch a DVD movie on your TV, refer to the User's Reference of your computer. 4 Click the play button ( ) of the “DVD movie player” window.
Troubleshooting Problem Cause and action If you play the DVD Express with This message appears when you reboot or restart your ThinkPad computer with the Windows 98 or Windows 95, the “No valid DVD-ROM left in the DVD drive. Remove the DVD-ROM from the drive and then Disk/Drive found” message appears. reinsert it. If the problem persists, check the drive assignments. Assignments should not skip letters. Suppose, for example, that you has assigned the hard disk drive as the C drive and the DVD d
Part 2. Appendixes marketing. Additional support offerings, including step-by-step Appendix A. Help and service installation assistance, are available for a nominal fee. information During the warranty period, assistance for replacement or exchange of defective components is available. In addition, if your IBM option is Note installed in an IBM computer, you might be entitled to service at your This appendix provides general service information, and some location. Your technical support repr
pages might also contain useful hints and tips related to 7. Hardware and software configuration information for your system installation of this option and might refer to BIOS or If possible, be at your computer. Your technical support representative device-driver updates required for your computer model. If you might want to walk you through the problem during the call. are installing the option in a non-IBM computer, refer to the manufacturer’s Web site. Step 3. Placing the call to IBM 3. Uni
Online technical support Machine: ThinkPad 390 DVD/FDD Bay Drive IBM Personal Computing Support http://www.pc.ibm.com/support Warranty period*: One year Web site *Contact your place of purchase for warranty service information. IBM PSG BBS 1-919-517-0001 IBM Automated Fax System 1-800-426-3395 Production status 1-800-465-3299 (in Canada) Each Machine is manufactured from new parts, or new and used parts. In some cases, the Machine may not be new and may have been previously installed. Regardles
equivalent, without charge. The replacement may not be new, but will be in a. follow the problem determination, problem analysis, and service good working order. If IBM or your reseller is unable to repair or replace the request procedures that IBM or your reseller provide, Machine, you may return it to your place of purchase and your money will be b. secure all programs, data, and funds contained in a Machine, and refunded. c. inform IBM or your reseller of changes in a Machine's location. If y
Limitation of liability Appendix C. Notices Circumstances may arise where, because of a default on IBM's part or other liability, you are entitled to recover damages from IBM. In each such instance, regardless of the basis on which you are entitled to claim damages from IBM References in this publication to IBM products, programs, or services (including fundamental breach, negligence, misrepresentation, or other contract do not imply that IBM intends to make these available in all countries or t
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