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  • Brand: Asus
  • Product: Laptop
  • Model/name: VivoTab TF810C-1B052W
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English

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Tablet PC
User Manual
TF810C
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ASUS Tablet PC User Manual

E7493
October 2012
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Table of Contents
About this manual....................................................................................5
Conventions used in this manual...............................................................................6
Typography........................................................................................................................6
Package contents......................................................................................7
Safety precautions....................................................................................8
Using your Tablet PC.......................................................................................................8
Caring for your Tablet PC...............................................................................................9
Chapter 1:	 Hardware Setup
Getting to know yourTablet PC............................................................ 12
Front view.........................................................................................................................12
Rear view	..........................................................................................................................14
Chapter 2:	 Using yourTablet PC
Setting up yourTablet PC...................................................................... 18
Charging your Tablet PC..............................................................................................18
Turning your Tablet PC on...........................................................................................19
Using gestures on theTablet PC........................................................... 20
Gestures	 ..........................................................................................................................20
Connecting an HDMI-compliant display...............................................................22
Using the USB dongle...................................................................................................23
Using the stylus pen......................................................................................................23
Using the mobile dock........................................................................... 24
Getting to know your mobile dock..........................................................................24
Docking your Tablet PC................................................................................................27
Charging your Tablet PC on the mobile dock......................................................28
Using the Touchpad......................................................................................................29
Function keys...................................................................................................................31
Windows® 8 keys.............................................................................................................32
Undocking your Tablet PC...........................................................................................33
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Chapter 3:	 Working withWindows® 8
Starting up for the first time................................................................. 36
Windows®
8 lock screen......................................................................... 36
Windows®
UI............................................................................................ 37
Start screen.......................................................................................................................37
Windows® apps...............................................................................................................37
Working withWindows®
apps............................................................... 38
Customizing apps..........................................................................................................38
Accessing all apps..........................................................................................................38
Charms bar............................................................................................. 39
Launching the Charms bar.........................................................................................39
Inside the Charms bar...................................................................................................40
Snap feature........................................................................................... 41
Using Snap........................................................................................................................41
Connecting to the Internet.................................................................... 43
Enabling Wi-Fi..................................................................................................................43
Airplane mode........................................................................................ 43
Turning the Airplane mode on or off......................................................................43
Internet Explorer 10............................................................................... 44
Using IE10.........................................................................................................................44
Remove everything and reinstallWindows......................................... 46
Turning yourTablet PC off..................................................................... 47
Putting your Tablet PC to sleep.................................................................................47
Chapter 4: 	 ASUS apps
Featured ASUS apps.............................................................................. 50
My Library.........................................................................................................................50
MyDictionary...................................................................................................................54
ASUS WebStorage..........................................................................................................55
ASUS @vibe......................................................................................................................67
SuperNote.........................................................................................................................69
Appendices............................................................................................. 73
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About this manual
This manual provides information about the hardware and software features of
your Tablet PC, organized through the following chapters:
Chapter 1: Hardware Setup
This chapter details the hardware components of your Tablet PC.
Chapter 2: Using yourTablet PC
This chapter shows you how to use the different parts of your Tablet PC.
Chapter 3:Working withWindows® 8
This chapter provides an overview of using Windows® 8 in your Tablet PC.
Chapter 4: ASUS Apps
This chapter features the ASUS applications included with your Tablet PC.
Appendices
This section includes notices and safety statements for your Tablet PC.
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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 Tablet PC's data
and components.
Typography
Bold		 =	 This indicates a menu or an item that must be selected.
Bold + Italic	 = 	 This indicates sections that you can refer to in this manual.
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Package contents
NOTES:
•	 Contact your retailer if any of these items are damaged or missing.
•	 Contents may vary per country or region.
Tablet PC Power adapter
USB Dock cable Technical documentations and
warranty card
USB Dongle Sleeve
Stylus pen Cleaning cloth
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Safety precautions
Using yourTablet PC
This Tablet PC should only be used in environments with
ambient temperatures between 0°C (32°F) and 35°C (95°F).
Refer to the rating label of the Tablet PC on the user manual
and ensure that your power adapter complies with this rating.
Do not leave the Tablet PC connected to the power supply
once it is fully charged. The Tablet PC is not designed to be left
connected to the power supply for extended periods of time.
Do not use damaged power cords, accessories, and other
peripherals.
While powered ON, ensure that you do not carry or cover your
Tablet PC with any materials that can reduce air circulation.
Do not place your Tablet PC on uneven or unstable work
surfaces.
You can send your Tablet PC through x-ray machines (used on
items placed on conveyor belts), but do not expose them from
magnetic detectors and wands.
Contact your airline provider to learn about related inflight
services that can be used and restrictions that must be
followed when using your Tablet PC in-flight.
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Caring for yourTablet PC
Disconnect the AC power and remove the battery pack
(if applicable) before cleaning your Tablet PC. Use a clean
cellulose sponge or chamois cloth dampened with a solution of
nonabrasive detergent and a few drops of warm water. Remove
any extra moisture from your Tablet PC using a dry cloth.
Do not use strong solvents such as thinners, benzene, or other
chemicals on or near your Tablet PC.
Do not place objects on top of your Tablet PC.
Do not expose your Tablet PC to strong magnetic or electrical
fields.
Do not use or expose your Tablet PC near liquids, rain, or
moisture.
Do not expose your Tablet PC to dusty environments.
Do not use your Tablet PC near gas leaks.
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Chapter 1:
Hardware Setup
Chapter 1:	Hardware Setup
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Getting to know your Tablet PC
Ambient light sensor
The ambient light sensor detects the amount of ambient light in your
environment. It allows the system to automatically adjust the brightness
of the display depending on the ambient light condition.
Front camera
This built-in 2-megapixel camera allows you to take pictures or record
videos using your Tablet PC.
Camera indicator
The camera indicator lights up when either of the built-in cameras is in
use.
Touch screen panel
The touch screen panel allows you to operate your Tablet PC using touch
gestures or the bundled stylus pen.
Front view
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Windows® 8 touch button
Touch this button to go back to the Start screen. If you are already in the
Start screen, touch this button to go back to the last app you opened.
Dock port
Use the dock port to charge the battery pack or supply power to your
Tablet PC. This port also allows you to connect the bundled USB dongle
for USB 2.0 connectivity.
If you purchased an optional mobile dock, you can connect it to the dock
port to support keyboard, touchpad, and USB 2.0 port functions.
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Rear view
Micro HDMI port
This port is for a micro HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface)
connector and is HDCP compliant for HD DVD, Blu-ray and other protected
content playback.
Volume button
Press this button to increase or decrease the volume.
Audio speakers
Your Tablet PC is equipped with a built-in high quality stereo speakers.
Microphone
The built-in microphone can be used for video conferencing, voice
narrations or simple audio recording.
Built-in Near Field Communication (NFC) tag
The built-in NFC tag allows you to conveniently share contacts, pictures,
videos, business cards, and other files. To use the NFC tag, put your Tablet
PC’s NFC tag near another NFC-enabled device.
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Rear camera
This built-in 8-megapixel camera allows you take high-definition pictures
or record high definition videos using your Tablet PC.
Power button
Press the power button to turn your Tablet PC on, put it to sleep or
hibernate and wake it up from sleep or hibernate mode.
Press and hold the power button for about eight (8) seconds to force shut
down your Tablet PC when it becomes unresponsive.
Battery charge indicator
This two-color LED, located on the power button, provides the
following visual indications of the battery’s charge status:
Color Status
White Fully charged.
Orange Charging mode.
Dim The AC adapter is not plugged to the Tablet PC.
Manual reset hole
If the system becomes unresponsive, insert a straightened paper clip into
the hole to force-restart your Tablet PC.
WARNING! Forcing the system to restart may result to data loss. We strongly
recommend that you back up your data regularly.
Headphone output/microphone input combo jack port
This port allows you to connect the Tablet PC’s audio-out signal to
amplified speakers or headphones.You can also use this port to connect
your Tablet PC to an external microphone.
MicroSD card slot
The Tablet PC comes with an additional built-in memory card reader slot
that supports microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC card formats.
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Camera LED flash
Use the LED flash when taking pictures or recording videos in a low-light
environment.
You can set the LED flash to any of these settings:
Setting Description
AUTO The system automatically uses the LED flash when taking
pictures depending on the lighting condition.
ON The system uses the LED flash constantly when taking
pictures in any lighting condition.
TORCH The system uses the LED flash as a constant lighting fixture or
torch when taking photos or recording videos.
OFF The system disables the LED flash.
Mobile dock latch
Move the latch down to detach your Tablet PC from the mobile dock.
Hinge holes
Align and insert the latch hooks into these holes to securely attach the
Tablet PC to the dock.
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Chapter 2:
Using your Tablet PC
Chapter 2:	Using your Tablet PC
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Setting up your Tablet PC
Charging yourTablet PC
IMPORTANT!
•	 Use only the bundled power adapter and the USB Dock cable to charge your 	
	 Tablet PC. Using a different power adapter may damage your Tablet PC.
•	 Ensure that the 36-pin connector is fully inserted into your Tablet PC.
•	 Ensure that you plug the power adapter to the correct socket outlet with the 	
	 correct input rating. The output voltage of this adapter is DC5V, 2A.
•	 When using your Tablet PC on power adapter mode, the grounded socket outlet 	
	 must be near to the unit and easily accessible.
•	 Charge the Tablet PC for eight (8) hours before using it in battery mode for the 	
	 first time.
To charge yourTablet PC:
Connect the USB Dock cable to the power adapter.
Plug the 36-pin connector into your Tablet PC.
Plug the power adapter into an electrical outlet.
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Turning yourTablet PC on
To turn your Tablet PC on:
Press the power button.
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Using gestures on the Tablet PC
The gestures allow you to launch programs and access the settings of your Tablet
PC. The functions can be activated by using the hand gestures to your Tablet PC’s
display panel.
Gestures
Top edge swipe Finger slide
In the Start screen, swipe from the
top edge of the screen to view the
All Apps bar.
In a running app, swipe from the
top edge of the screen to view its
menu.
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Slide your finger to scroll up and down
and slide your finger to pan the screen
left or right.
Left edge swipe Right edge swipe
Swipe from the left edge of the screen
to shuffle your running apps.
Swipe from the right edge of the
screen to launch the Charms bar.
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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.
Tap and hold Tap/Double tap
To move an app, tap and hold
the app tile and drag it to a new
location.
To close an app, tap and hold the
top side of the running app and
drag it down to the bottom of the
screen to close it.
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Tap an app to launch it.
On Desktop mode, double-tap an
application to launch it.
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Connecting an HDMI-compliant display
To connect an HDMI-compliant display:
Connect the micro HDMI connector to the micro HDMI port of your Tablet
PC.
Plug the HDMI cable to the HDMI port of an HDMI-compliant display.
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Using the USB dongle
The USB dongle allows you to connect a USB device to your Tablet PC. With the
bundled USB dongle inserted, you can connect and access the contents of your
flash drives or external HDDs, connect an external USB speaker, use a mouse or a
keyboard and other USB devices.
To use the USB dongle:
A.	 Connect the bundled USB dongle’s connector to your Tablet PC’s dock port.
B.	 Insert the USB device to the USB dongle’s USB port.
IMPORTANT! Ensure that the 36-pin USB dongle is fully inserted to your Tablet PC.
Using the stylus pen
The bundled stylus pen allows you to input commands on your Tablet PC. With
your stylus pen, you can make selections, draw or sketch on the touch screen
panel.
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Using the mobile dock
Getting to know your mobile dock
Top view
Hinge
The hinge allows you to connect your Tablet PC on the mobile dock.
Latch hooks
The latch hooks allows you to securely attach your Tablet PC on the
mobile dock.
Function keys
The function keys allow you to perform different tasks on your Tablet PC.
NOTE: Refer to section Function keys for more details.
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Dock connector
The dock connector connects the Tablet PC to the mobile dock
transforming your Tablet PC into a traditional notebook. When connected,
you can enjoy a standard QWERTY keyboard, USB 2.0 connectivity and
extended battery life of up to sixteen (16) hours.
Touchpad indicator
This indicator lights up when you disable the mobile dock’s touchpad.
Keyboard
The keyboard provides full-sized QWERTY keys with a comfortable travel
depth for typing. It also enables you to use the function keys, allows quick
access to Windows and controls other multimedia functions.
NOTE: The keyboard layout differs by territory.
Touchpad
The touchpad allows you to use multi-gestures to navigate onscreen,
providing an intuitive user experience. It also simulates the functions of a
regular mouse.
NOTE: Refer to section Using the Touchpad for more details.
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Left view
Right view
USB 2.0 Ports
The USB (Universal Serial Bus) port is compatible with USB 2.0 or USB 1.1
devices such as keyboards, pointing devices, flash disk drives, external
HDDs, speakers, cameras and printers.
USB Dock port
Insert the USB Dock cable into this port to supply power to your mobile
dock and charge the internal battery pack.
Battery charge indicator
This two-color LED provides a visual indication of the battery’s charge
status.
Refer to the table below for details:
Color Status
White Fully charged.
Orange Charging mode.
Dim The AC adapter is not plugged to the mobile dock.
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Docking yourTablet PC
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PC is attached to the mobile dock.
To dock yourTablet PC:
Put the mobile dock on a flat and stable surface.
Align your Tablet PC with the mobile dock.
Firmly insert the Tablet PC into the hinge.Your Tablet PC will vibrate,
indicating that the Tablet PC is securely seated on the dock.
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Charging yourTablet PC on the mobile dock
IMPORTANT!
•	 Use only the Tablet PC’s power adapter (TF810C) and the USB Dock cable to 	
	 charge your Tablet PC assembly or when charging your mobile dock only. Using 	
	 a different power adapter may damage these devices.
•	 Ensure that the 36-pin USB connector is fully inserted into your mobile dock.
•	 Ensure that you plug the power adapter to the correct socket outlet with the 	
	 correct input rating. The output voltage of this adapter is DC5V, 2A.
•	 When using your Tablet PC assembly on power adapter mode, the grounded 	
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•	 Charge the mobile dock for eight (8) hours before using it in battery mode for 	
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To charge yourTablet PC on the mobile dock:
Connect the USB Dock connector to the power adapter.
Insert the 36-pin connector to the dock port.
Plug the power adapter to an electrical outlet.
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Using theTouchpad
One finger gestures
Right edge swipe Left edge swipe
Swipe from the right edge to launch
the Charms bar.
Swipe from the left edge to shuffle
your running apps.
Top edge swipe Drag and drop
In the Start screen, swipe from the
top edge to launch the All apps
bar.
In a running app, swipe from the
top edge to view its menu.
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Double-tap an item, then slide the
same finger without lifting it off the
touchpad. To drop the item to its
new location, lift your finger from the
touchpad.
Finger slide Tap/Double tap
Slide your finger across the touchpad
to move the pointer.
In the Start screen, tap an app to
launch it.
In Desktop mode, double-tap an
item to launch it.
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Two-finger scroll (up/down) Two-finger scroll (left/right)
Slide two fingers to scroll up or
down.
Slide two fingers to scroll left or right.
Two-finger gestures
Zoom out Zoom in
Bring together your two fingers on
the touchpad.
Spread apart your two fingers on the
touchpad.
Drag and drop
Select an item then press and hold the left-click button. Using your other finger,
slide down the touchpad to drag and drop the item to a new location.
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Function keys
The function keys on your Tablet PC’s mobile dock can trigger actions inside the
Start screen and Desktop Mode of Windows® 8. The actions are displayed with the
pre-installed OSD (on-screen display) in your Tablet PC.
NOTE: The keyboard layout on your mobile dock varies with country or region, but
their functions remain the same.
fn +
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Puts the Tablet PC into Sleep mode.
fn +
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Turns the Wi-Fi function on or off.
fn
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Turns the Bluetooth function on or off.
fn
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Turns Airplane mode on or off.
NOTE: When enabled, the Airplane mode disables all
wireless connectivity.
fn +
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Decreases the display brightness.
fn
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Increases the display brightness.
fn
+
f8
Activates the second screen settings.
NOTE: Ensure that a second display is connected to
your Tablet PC.
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fn
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f9 Enables or disables the touchpad.
NOTE: The light indicator of this key lights up when you
disable the touchpad.
fn +
f10
Turns the speaker on or off.
fn +
f11
f11
Turns the speaker volume down.
fn +
f12
Turns the speaker volume up.
Windows® 8 keys
These two special Windows® 8 keys on your mobile dock are used as below:
Press this key to go back to the Start screen. If you are already in the
Start screen, press this key to go back to the last app you opened.
In the Start screen, select an app and press this key to launch the
settings bar.
NOTE: Use the arrow keys to select an app.
In Desktop mode, press this key to simulate the right-click function.
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Undocking yourTablet PC
To undock yourTablet PC:
Put the entire assembly on a flat and stable surface.
Move the latch down to release the Tablet PC from the mobile dock.
Lift the Tablet PC to detach it from the mobile dock.
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Chapter 3:
Working with Windows® 8
Chapter 3:	Working with Windows® 8
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Starting up for the first time
When you start your Tablet PC for the first time, a series of screens appear to guide
you in configuring the basic settings of your Windows® 8 operating system.
To start for the first time:
1.	 Turn your Tablet PC on.
2.	 Carefully read the License terms. Tick I accept the license terms for using
Windows and tap Accept.
3.	 Follow the next onscreen instructions to configure the following basic items:
	 •	 Personalize
	 •	 Settings
4.	 Once you are done configuring the basic items, the Windows® 8 video
tutorial appears. Watch this tutorial to learn more about Windows® 8
functionalities.
5.	 Sign in to your user account to enter to the Start screen.
Windows®
8 lock screen
When your Tablet PC enters the Windows® 8 operating system or when it is in
sleep or hibernate mode, the Windows® 8 lock screen may appear. Swipe up the
lock screen to go to the Start screen.
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Windows®
UI
Windows® 8 comes with a tile-based user interface (UI) which allows you to
organize and easily access Windows® apps from the Start Screen. It includes the
following features you can use while working on your Tablet PC.
Start screen
The Start screen appears after successfully signing in to your user account. It helps
organize all the programs and applications you need in just one place.
Windows® apps
This group of applications can be customized to provide a one-stop hub for work
and play in your Tablet PC. Each of them represents a specific function that you
can use and share through network connections.
NOTE: Some apps require signing in to your Microsoft account before they are fully 	
launched.
User account
live tiles
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Working with Windows®
apps
Customizing apps
You can resize or unpin apps from the Start screen.
Resizing apps
To resize an app tile:
1. Swipe down the app tile to select and launch the settings bar.
2. Tap to reduce or tap to enlarge the app tile.
Unpinning apps
To unpin an app:
1. Swipe down the app tile to select and launch the settings bar.
2. Tap to unpin an app.
Accessing all apps
Launching the Apps screen
To view all apps:
1. Swipe from the top or bottom edge of the screen to launch the All apps
bar.
2. Tap to show all installed apps in your Tablet PC.
Pinning more apps to the Start screen
To pin an app:
1. In the Apps screen, swipe down the app to select and launch the settings
bar.
2. Tap to pin the selected app to the Start screen.
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Charms bar
The Charms bar is a toolbar that can be triggered on the right side of your screen.
It consists of several tools that allow you to share applications and provide quick
access for customizing the settings of your Tablet PC.
Launching the Charms bar
NOTE: When called out, the Charms bar initially appears as a set of white icons. The
image above shows how the Charms bar looks like once activated.
To launch the Charms bar, swipe from the right edge of the screen.
If you are using your Tablet PC with the ASUS mobile dock (optional), move the
mouse pointer on the upper or lower right corner of the screen or press		
+ .
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Inside the Charms bar
Search
This tool allows you to look for files, applications, or programs in your
Tablet PC.
Share
This tool allows you to share applications via social networking sites or
e-mail.
Start
This tool reverts the display back to the Start screen. From the Start
screen, you can also use this to revert back to a recently opened app.
Devices
This tool allows you to access and share files with the devices attached
to your Tablet PC such as an external display or printer.
Settings
This tool allows you to access the settings of your Tablet PC.
NOTE: To ensure that your mobile dock (optional) is also updated with the latest
update from Windows®, dock the Tablet PC on the mobile dock when you see the
Windows® update notification.
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Using Snap
To activate Snap using the touch panel of your Tablet PC, you can perform the
following steps:
1.	 Launch the app that you wish to snap.
2.	 Tap and hold the app’s topmost part and drag it to the left or right side of
the screen until the snap bar appears.
3.	 Launch another app.
Snap feature
The Snap feature displays two apps side-by-side, allowing you to work or switch
between apps.
IMPORTANT! Ensure that your Tablet PC screen resolution is set to 1366 x 768
before using the Snap feature.
Snap bar
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If you are using your Tablet PC with the ASUS mobile dock (optional), you can
perform either of the following set of instructions to activate Snap using the
touchpad or keyboard.
Using the touchpad
To use the touchpad:
1.	 Launch the app that you wish to snap.
2.	 Hover the mouse pointer on the top side of your screen.
3.	 Once the pointer changes to a hand icon, drag then drop the app to the left
or right side of the display panel.
4.	 Launch another app.
Using the keyboard
To use the keyboard:
1.	 Launch the app that you wish to snap.
2.	 Press + .
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Launch another app.
4.	 To switch between apps, press + J .
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Connecting to the Internet
Access e-mails, surfs the Internet and share applications via social networking
sites by using your Tablet PC’s Wi-Fi connection.
IMPORTANT! Turn off the Airplane mode to enable the Wi-Fi.
Airplane mode
The Airplane mode disables the wireless connections, allowing you to use your
Tablet PC safely while in-flight.
NOTE: Contact your airline provider to learn about related inflight services that can
be used and restrictions that must be followed when using your Tablet PC in-flight.
Turning the Airplane mode on or off
To turn the Airplane mode on or off:
1.	 Launch the Charms bar.
2.	 Tap and tap .
3.	 Move the slider to the left to turn the Airplane mode off or move the slider
to the right to turn the Airplane mode on.
EnablingWi-Fi
To enable the Wi-Fi:
1.	 Launch the Charms bar.
2.	 Tap then tap .
3.	 Tap to select an access point from the list of available Wi-Fi connections
then tap Connect.
4.	 When you are prompted for a password, key in the password and tap Next.
5.	 If you want to enable sharing between your Tablet PC and other 	
wireless-enabled systems, tap Yes, turn on sharing and connect to
devices. Tap No, don’t turn on sharing or connect to devices if you do
not want to enable the sharing function.
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Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) provides a more intuitive, faster and more secure way
of browsing and sharing your favorite websites.
NOTE: Ensure that you are connected to the Internet before using IE10.
1. On the Start screen, tap .
2. From web address bar, type the web address and tap .
Using IE10
To use IE10:
Current web page
Goes back to
previous page
Refresh
Pin to Start
Settings
Forward to latest page
web address bar
Adding and closing tabs
Tabs are your browsed web pages displayed in thumbnails shown on the Menu
bar.
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1. Swipe from the top or bottom edge of the IE10 page to show the Menu bar.
2. Tap .
3. In the web address bar, type the web address and tap .
To close a tab:
NOTE: This action closes all tabs except the current page displayed on your screen.
1. Swipe from the top or bottom edge of the IE10 page to show the Menu bar.
2. Tap of the tab that you want to close.
3. If you want to close all tabs, tap > Close tabs.
To add a new tab:
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Remove everything and reinstall
Windows
Restoring your Tablet PC to its original factory settings can be done using the
Remove everything and reinstall option in PC Settings. Refer to the steps below
to enable this option:
IMPORTANT! Back up all your data before enabling this option.
NOTE: This process may take a while to complete.
4.	 Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the reinstallation and reset
process.
1.	 Launch the Charms bar.
2.	 Tap > Change PC Settings > General.
3.	 Scroll down to view the Remove everything and reinstall Windows
option. Under this option, tap Get Started.
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Turning your Tablet PC off
You can shut down your Tablet PC by doing either of the following:
Tap from the Charms bar then tap > Shut down to do a normal
shutdown.
•
From the log-in screen, tap > Shut down.
•
If your Tablet PC is unresponsive, press and hold the power button for at least
eight (8) seconds until your Tablet PC turns off.
•
Putting yourTablet PC to sleep
To put your Tablet PC on Sleep mode, press the Power button once.
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Chapter 4:
ASUS apps
Chapter 4: 	ASUS apps
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Featured ASUS apps
My Library
My Library, an integrated interface for your book collections, allows you to place
and sort your purchased or downloaded e-books by title, author, and date.
NOTE: MyLibrary only supports e-books in ePub format.
Tap to sort by
author, date, or title
Books
Importing e-books
To import more e-books in your bookshelf, you can perform the following steps
below:
1.	 Swipe from the top or bottom of the screen to launch the settings bar.
2.	 Tap then tap Files to locate the e-books that you want to add in your
bookshelf.
My Library main screen

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