This manual tells how to set up and begin using your
Satellite M30 Series
computer. It also provides detailed information on
computer, basic operations and care, using optional devices and
This manual is composed of nine chapters, eight appendixes,
and an index.
Chapter 1, Introduction, is an overview of the computer’s
capabilities, and options.
Chapter 2, The Grand Tour, identifies the components of the
and briefly explains how they function.
Chapter 3, Getting Started, provides a quick overview of how
operating your computer and gives tips on safety and
Chapter 4, Operating Basics, includes instructions on using
devices: Touch pad, USB diskette drive, optical media
controls, microphone, internal modem, Wireless LAN and LAN.
provides tips on care of the computer, diskettes and CD/DVDs.
Chapter 5, The Keyboard, describes special keyboard
the keypad overlay and hot keys.
Chapter 6, Power, gives details on the computer’s power
battery save modes. It also tells how to set passwords.
Chapter 7, HW Setup, explains how to configure the computer
HW Setup program.
Chapter 8, Optional Devices, describes the optional hardware
Chapter 9, Troubleshooting, suggests courses of action if
doesn’t seem to be working properly.
The Appendixes provide technical information about your
The Glossary defines general computer terminology and
includes a list of
acronyms used in the text.
The Index quickly directs you to the information contained
in this manual.