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  • Brand: Dell
  • Product: Tablet
  • Model/name: Venue 8 Pro
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Table of Contents

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Venue 8 Pro Tablet
User’s Manual
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Notes, Cautions, and Warnings
NOTE: A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make
better use of your tablet PC.
CAUTION: A CAUTION indicates potential damage to hardware or loss
of data if instructions are not followed.
WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage,
personal injury, or death.
____________________
© 2013 Dell Inc.
Trademarks used in this text: Dell™
and the DELL logo are trademarks of Dell Inc.;
Microsoft®
, Windows®
, and Internet Explorer®
are either trademarks or registered
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries;
Bluetooth®
is a registered trademark owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and is used by Dell
under license.
October 2013   Rev. A00
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Contents  |  3
Contents
Features............................................................................ 5
Accessories...................................................................... 8
Setting Up Your Tablet.................................................. 9
Charging the tablet...................................................................... 9
Turning On Your Tablet..............................................................11
Turning Off Your Tablet..............................................................12
Turning Off the Screen..............................................................12
Inserting a microSD card...........................................................13
Using Headphones.....................................................................15
Using Your Tablet......................................................... 16
Wi-Fi Setting.................................................................................16
Gestures........................................................................................16
Screen Orientation.....................................................................19
Windows 8 Start Screen............................................................19
Synchronizing Your Tablet....................................................... 22
Troubleshooting........................................................... 23
Cleaning Your Tablet................................................................. 26
Refreshing your tablet............................................................... 27
Resetting your tablet................................................................. 27
Contacting Dell............................................................28
Locating Your Service Tag and
Express Service Code..................................................29
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4  |  Contents
Specifications................................................................30
Glossary......................................................................... 32
Index	.............................................................................. 35
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Features  |  5
Features
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Feature Functionality
1	 Audio port (3.5 mm) Connect a headset, headphones,
microphones, or other audio equipment
to listen to stereo sound, record audio, or
make calls.
2	 Windows button •	 Press to open the Windows Start
screen.
•	 Press for quick access to the most
recently used app or most recently
viewed screen.
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Feature Functionality
3	 Status light •	 Lights up to indicate when either the
front-facing or rear camera is activated.
•	 Flashes when the tablet is powering on
or shutting down.
4	 Front-facing camera •	 Capture a front view picture or record
videos.
•	 Use while making video calls.
5	 Ambient-light sensor Automatically adjusts the brightness of the
display’s backlight based on surrounding
light levels.
6	 Micro-USB port •	 Connect the supplied power adapter to
provide power to the tablet and charge
the battery.
•	 Connect USB devices, via an optional
USB On-The-Go (OTG) dongle, for
transferring data, music, photos, videos,
and so on.
7	 Battery-status light Indicates the battery-charge status.
8	 Power button •	 Press and hold to turn the tablet on
or off.
•	 Press to turn the display on or off.
9	 Volume buttons Press to increase/decrease volume
10	Microphone •	 Records sounds.
•	 Provides sound input while making calls
using web-based apps.
11	microSD card slot Reads and writes files stored on a microSD
card.
12	Speaker Provides audio output.
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Features  |  7
Feature Functionality
13	Service Tag label Provides the Service Tag/Express Service
code needed for contacting Dell for
customer service or technical support.
14	Rear camera Captures pictures or videos.
NOTE: The front camera does not support zoom, face tracking or touch
to focus.
NOTE: The rear camera supports continuous auto-focus and
touch‑to‑focus, but does not support zoom or face tracking.
NOTE: The Micro-USB port does not support connecting to a computer,
or power sharing to connected USB devices.
Regulatory model: Venu 8 Pro
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8  |  Accessories
Accessories
Your Venue 8 Pro Tablet Package includes the following accessories:
10 W AC power adapter and Micro-USB cable
Provides power to your tablet and charges the battery.
Stylus (optional)
Allows you to draw shapes, select items and text, turn pages, write or
sign documents, as well as use touch gestures on the touchscreen.
NOTE: The stylus is sold separately and is not shipped with the tablet.
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Setting Up Your Tablet  |  9
Setting Up Your Tablet
WARNING: Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, read
the safety information that shipped with your tablet. For additional
best practices information, see dell.com/regulatory_compliance.
Charging the tablet
CAUTION: Charge the battery in an ambient temperature of 0 °C to
35 °C.
CAUTION: Use only the supplied power adapter to charge your tablet.
Using unauthorized power adapters or Micro-USB cables may severely
damage your tablet.
NOTE: The battery is not fully charged when you unpack your tablet.
1	 Connect the power cable into the power adapter.
2	 Connect the Micro-USB cable to the Micro-USB port on the tablet.
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10  |  Setting Up Your Tablet
3	 Connect the power adapter to an electrical outlet and charge the
tablet until the battery is fully charged.
NOTE: A fully discharged battery takes about 4 hours to fully charge.
You can check the tablet battery charge status from:
Battery-charge light located on the right side of the tablet:
LED behavior Description
Solid white Battery is getting charged.
Solid amber Tablet is on or in connected-standby mode, and
the battery is low.
Off Battery is not charging or battery is fully charged.
Flashing amber Battery is critically low and does not have enough
charge to power up. If you press the power
button during this state, the battery-charge light
turns on for 2 seconds and then turn off.
Battery icon displayed on the screen:
Battery icon Description
Tablet is connected to power suply and the
battery is fully charged.
Tablet is connected to power suply and the
battery is getting charged.
Tablet is running on battery power and the battery
is discharging.
Tablet is plugged in, and either no battery is
detected or the battery isn't working correctly.
Tablet is running on battery power and the battery
charge is low.
Tablet is running on battery power and the battery
charge is critically low.
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Setting Up Your Tablet  |  11
Turning On Your Tablet
When you turn on the tablet for the first time, you must finish
Windows setup to start using your tablet. For more information, see
the Quick Start Guide.
1	 Press and hold the Power button for 2 seconds to turn on your
tablet. The lock screen appears.
2	 Swipe-up your finger from the bottom of the display to switch to
the login screen, and then enter password to log in to Windows.
The tablet is ready for use when the Windows Start screen is displayed.
NOTE: If the login screen is not enabled in Windows 8, you will be taken
directly from the lock screen to the Start screen.
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12  |  Setting Up Your Tablet
Turning Off Your Tablet
Using the Power button:
1	 Press and hold the Power button for at least 4 seconds.
2	 Swipe-down the shutdown confirmation screen to the bottom
edge of the display to turn off the tablet.
Using Charms:
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Power → Shut down to turn off the tablet.
Turning Off the Screen
Using the Power button:
Press the Power button to turn off the screen.
Using Charms:
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Power → Sleep to turn off the screen.
NOTE: If your tablet is in a standby state (tablet is on, but screen is off),
press the Power button or Windows button once to turn on the screen.
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Setting Up Your Tablet  |  13
Inserting a microSD card
1	 Open the slot cover.
2	 Align the microSD card so that the pins are pointed toward the card slot.
3	 Push the microSD card into the card slot.
4	 Close the slot cover.
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14  |  Setting Up Your Tablet
Removing the microSD card
CAUTION: Removing the microSD card while it is in use may cause data
loss or result in application errors. Make sure all save operations to the
microSD card are complete before removing the microSD card.
1	 Touch the Desktop tile to enter Desktop mode.
2	 Touch Safely Remove Hardware in the notification area at the
bottom-right corner of the screen.
NOTE: If you do not see Safely Remove Hardware , touch
Show Hidden Icons to display all icons in the notification area.
3	 Touch Eject SD Memory Card. A message appears confirming
that the microSD card can be safely removed. If a warning
message appears stating the microSD card cannot be removed,
ensure all data transfers involving the microSD card are complete.
4	 Open the slot cover.
5	 Press on the microSD card to release it.
6	 Slide the card out after it pops out from the microSD card slot.
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Using Your Tablet  |  15
Using Headphones
You can connect a headset or headphones to the audio port of your
tablet.
WARNING: Listening to loud music for an extended period of time can
lead to hearing loss.
1	 Connect headphones to the audio port (3.5 mm) on the tablet.
2	 Insert the earphones in your ears and adjust the volume level to a
comfortable level.
NOTE: When you connect an audio device to the 3.5 mm audio jack, the
integrated speakers on your tablet are muted automatically.
CAUTION: To prevent damage to the headphones when disconnecting
it from the tablet, pull the connector and not the cable.
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16  |  Using Your Tablet
Using Your Tablet
Wi-Fi Setting
Turning On/Off Wi-Fi:
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Network icon .
3	 Swipe Wi-Fi icon left or right to turn Wi-Fi on or off.
Connecting to a network:
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Available .
3	 Select an available network from the list and touch Connect.
Gestures
Your tablet has a multi-touch display. You can touch the screen to
operate the tablet.
Finger gestures Allows you to:
Touch
Tap gently on the display with
your fingertip.
 
•	 Select items on the screen, including
options, entries, images, and icons.
•	 Start apps.
•	 Touch buttons on the screen.
•	 Input text using the on-screen
keyboard.
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Using Your Tablet  |  17
Finger gestures Allows you to:
Touch and Hold
Touch and hold your finger on
the display.
 
•	 Display detailed information about an
item.
•	 Open the context menu of an item to
perform further actions.
Drag
1	 Touch and hold your finger on
an item on the screen.
2	 Keeping your finger in contact
with the display, move your
fingertip to the desired
location.
3	 Take your finger off the display
to drop the item in the desired
location.
 
Move items such as images and icons on
the screen.
Swipe or Slide
Move your finger in a vertical
or horizontal direction on the
display.
 
•	 Scroll through the Start screen, web
pages, lists, entries, photos, contacts,
and so on.
•	 Close an app. (Swipe the app to the
bottom of the display.)
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18  |  Using Your Tablet
Finger gestures Allows you to:
Zoom in
Touch the display with two
fingers and then move the
fingers apart.
 
Enlarge the view of an image or web page.
Zoom out
Touch the display with two
fingers and then move the
fingers closer.
 
Reduce the view of an image or web page.
Rotate
Touch the display with two or
more fingers and then move
the fingers in a clockwise or
counter-clockwise arc.
 
Rotate an object by 90 degrees.
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Using Your Tablet  |  19
Screen Orientation
For optimal viewing experience, the screen orientation changes
automatically to portrait or landscape format depending on how you
hold the tablet. You can disable automatic screen rotation and lock
the screen in portrait or landscape mode.
NOTE: Some apps may not support automatic screen rotation and are
designed to work only in one orientation.
Locking the screen orientation
1	 Change the screen to the desired orientation.
2	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
3	 Touch Settings → Screen .
4	 Touch toggle to lock the screen orientation, or touch
toggle to unlock the screen orientation.
Windows 8 Start Screen
The Windows 8 Start screen displays a list of default and custom Live
Tiles, which act as a shortcut to Mail, Windows Explorer, Weather app,
Calendar, Windows Store, Internet Explorer, and other installed apps.
Live Tiles on your Start screen change and update in real time to show
news and sports updates, weather updates, social-networking feeds,
and so on.
The tile-based user interface gives you direct access to your most
recently used apps, emails, photos, music, videos, contacts, updates
from social-networking sites, and frequently viewed websites. You can
pin your favorite apps as tiles to customize the Start screen.
You also can personalize the Start screen by setting your favorite
picture as the wallpaper.
NOTE: Live Tiles can be added or removed by using Pin to taskbar ,
Pin to Start or Unpin from Start options.
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20  |  Using Your Tablet
Accessing the Start screen
When you computer boots into Windows, the Start screen appears by
default. To access the start screen from any other window or app, use
any of the following methods.
•	 Press the Windows button.
•	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms,
and then touch the Start icon .
If you are at the Start screen, pressing the Start icon takes you to
the most recently used app or most recently viewed screen.
NOTE: The functionality of the Start icon is same as Windows button.
Swipe left
•	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to show the charms.
Charms provide access to the system commands, such as Start,
Search, Share, Devices, and Settings options.
•	 From the Start screen, swiping left until you reach the end of the
tile view will bring up the Apps icon . Touch Apps icon to show
an alphabetical list of all apps installed on your tablet.
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Using Your Tablet  |  21
Swipe right
•	 Swipe-in quickly from the left edge of the display to switch the
currently running apps.
•	 Swipe-in slowly from the left edge of the display to show
thumbnails of open apps.
•	 Swipe-in and out on the left edge of the display to show a list of
the most recently used apps.
Swipe up/down
•	 From Start screen, swipe-in from the bottom or top edge of the
display to show the Customize icon . Touch Customize to
organize the tiles on your Start screen.
•	 Swipe-in from the top to the bottom of an app to dock or close
the app.
For more information on using Windows 8 Start screen, see
dell.com/windows8.
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Synchronizing Your Tablet
Using a Microsoft account
If your computer has Microsoft Windows 8 installed, you can
synchronize user settings of your tablet with your computer using
a Microsoft account. When you sign in with your Microsoft account
on your tablet, your settings, including internet browser history, app
settings, and personal files etc., are synchronized with other Windows
8 PCs and tablets computers.
1	 On the tablet, access Charms and click Settings → Change
PC Settings → Accounts → Your account → Connect to a
Microsoft Account to switch your computer local account to
your Microsoft account.
2	 Click Settings → Change PC Settings → SkyDrive → Sync
settings to see the options for synchronizing your data and
settings.
Copy music, photos, and videos
1	 Connect your tablet to a USB storage device with a Micro-USB to
standard USB conversion cable, then transfer files to or from the
USB storage device.
2	 After transferring files, use the Safely Remove Hardware wizard
to remove the USB storage device.
NOTE: The Micro-USB to standard USB conversion cable is sold
separately and is not shipped with the tablet.
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Troubleshooting  |  23
Troubleshooting
Battery problem
Problems Possible causes Possible solutions
Battery does not charge 1	 Check all connectors
to ensure proper
connectivity.
2	 Unplug the supplied
Dell AC power
adapter from the wall
and verify that the
outlet is functioning.
3	 Check all cable
connections, plug the
adapter back into the
tablet, and then plug
pack into the wall.
The tablet's temperature
is below 0 °C or higher
than 35 °C.
Charge the battery in an
ambient temperature
between 0 °C to 35 °C.
The battery or power
adapter is damaged.
Contact a Dell authorized
reseller to replace the
battery or power adapter.
Battery drains quickly
even when the tablet is
in Standby mode
If the tablet is not in
the range of a network
it can connect to, the
tablet continues to send
out signals to locate a
base station and drains
the battery.
•	 Temporarily turn off
the tablet.
•	 Move the tablet in
range of a network
it can connect to, or
temporarily turn off the
wireless connection on
your tablet.
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System problem
Problems Possible causes Possible solutions
Tablet does not turn on The battery is
completely discharged.
1	 Charge the tablet for
at least 4 hours.
2	 Press and hold the
Power button for 2
seconds.
Tablet does not turn off Press and hold the Power
button for 10 seconds
to perform a hard shut
down.
Tablet locks up Press and hold the Power
button for 10 seconds
to perform a hard shut
down.
Tablet is not responding
or behaving unexpectedly
1	 Reboot the tablet.
See Turning Off Your
Tablet and Turning On
Your Tablet.
2	 Refresh the tablet. See
Reset your tablet.
3	 Contact Dell’s support
service. See
dell.com/support.
Tablet cannot boot into
Windows
Contact Dell’s support
service. See
dell.com/support.
Software or feature is not
working as expected
Software updates may
have been downloaded
in the background.
Restart your tablet by
swiping-in from the right
edge of the display to
access Charms and touch
Settings→ Power→
Restart to restart the tablet.
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Touchscreen problem
Problems Possible causes Possible solutions
Touchscreen responds
slowly or improperly
•	 The screen is dirty.
•	 Protective cover
prevents the tablet
from recognizing
your inputs.
•	 Moisten a soft,
lint‑free cloth with
either water or a
display cleaner, and
wipe the surface of
the tablet until it is
clean. Do not allow
water from the cloth
to seep down to
the tablet ports or
buttons.
•	 Remove any
protective covers
from the touchscreen.
Network Problem
Problems Possible causes Possible solutions
No wireless connection 1	 Check if the wireless
radio is on. See Wi-Fi
setting.
2	 Try to get closer to the
wireless access point.
3	 Reset the wireless
router if using a private
network; open the
browser to view the
landing page if using a
public network.
Slow Internet
connections
The signal strength is
not strong enough.
Move your tablet to a
different location for
better signal reception.
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Cleaning Your Tablet
CAUTION: Before you clean your tablet, disconnect all the cables
and turn off the tablet. Clean your tablet with a soft cloth dampened
with water. Do not use liquid or aerosol cleaners, which may contain
flammable substances.
1	 Turn off your tablet. For more information on turning off your
tablet, see Turning Off Your Tablet.
2	 Disconnect any attached devices, headphones, and speakers
from the tablet and from their electrical outlets.
3	 Moisten a soft, lint-free cloth with either water or a display
cleaner, and wipe the surface of the tablet until it is clean. Do not
allow water from the cloth to seep down to the tablet ports or
buttons.
CAUTION: To avoid damaging the tablet or display, do not spray
cleaning solution directly onto the display. Only use products specifically
designed for cleaning displays and follow the instructions included with
the product.
CAUTION: Do not clean the keyboard with a moist cloth.
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Refreshing your tablet
Refreshing your tablet will restore Windows to original factory settings
without deleting any of your personal files, installed apps from
Windows Store, or personalization settings.
To restore your tablet:
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Change PC settings→ Update and recovery→
Recovery.
3	 Touch Get started under Refresh your PC without affecting your
files.
4	 Read the warning and touch Next after you read the warning.
NOTE: Apps installed from the Windows Store are automatically
reinstalled after the refresh is complete. Apps installed from sources
other than the Windows Store are removed and have to be manually
installed. A list of apps removed during this process is created on the
desktop after the process is complete.
Resetting your tablet
Resetting your tablet will return the system to original factory settings.
1	 Swipe-in from the right edge of the display to access Charms.
2	 Touch Settings → Change PC settings→ Update and recovery→
Recovery.
3	 Touch Get started under Remove everything and reinstall
Windows.
4	 Read the warning and touch Next after you read the warning.
CAUTION: Resetting your tablet erases all data from your tablet,
including your account configuration, apps, music, pictures, files, and so
on. Make sure that you back up all the required data before you proceed.
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28  |  Contacting Dell
Contacting Dell
To contact Dell for sales, technical support, or customer service
issues:
1	 Go to dell.com/ContactDell.
2	 Select your country or region.
3	 Select the appropriate service or support link based on your
requirement.
4	 Choose the method of contacting Dell that is convenient for you.
Dell provides several online and telephone-based support and service
options. Availability varies by country and product, and some services
may not be available in your area.
NOTE: If you do not have an active internet connection, you can find
contact information on your purchase invoice, packing slip, bill, or Dell
product catalog.
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Locating Your Service Tag and Express Service Code  |  29
Locating Your Service Tag and
Express Service Code
You must provide the Service Tag/Express Service Code of your tablet
when contacting Dell for customer service or technical support.
NOTE: The telephone systems prompts you to enter the Express Service
Code that helps in routing your call efficiently.
The Service Tag and Express Service Code for your tablet can be
found on a label at the bottom of the tablet.
Speaker
ST:76WKLV1 IMEI:123456
EX:15664982673 789123456
ST:76WKLV1
EX:15664982673
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Specifications
Dimensions and Weight
Height 216.2 mm (8.51 inches)
Width 130 mm (5.11 inches)
Thickness 9 mm (0.35 inches)
Weight 400g +/-5g (0.88lb +/-0.01lb)
Environmental requirements
Temperature range:
Operating 0°C to 35 °C (32°F to 95 °F)
Non-operating -40°C to 65 °C (-40°F to 149 °F)
Relative humidity (maximum):
Operating 10% to 90% (noncondensing)
Non-operating 5% to 95% (noncondensing)
Altitude (maximum, unpressurized):
Operating -15.2 to 3048 m (-50 to 10,000 ft)
Storage -15.2 to 10,668 m (-50 to 35,000 ft)
Ports and Connectors
Audio One headset/audio-out port
microSD card One microSD card slot
USB One Micro-USB 2.0 port
Display
Type 8” WXGA with multi-point capacitive touch
Resolution (maximum) 800 x 1280
Aspect ratio 16:9
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Specifications  |  31
Brightness (maximum) 400 nits
Viewing angle Symmetrical 80 degrees
Contrast ratio 700:1
Color depth 24 bit/pixel
AC Adapter
Input voltage 100-240 VAC
Input current (maximum) 0.5 A
Input frequency 50-60 Hz
Output power 10 W
Output current 2 A
Rated output voltage 5 VDC
Temperature range:
Operating 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104 °F)
Storage -40°C to 70 °C (-40°F to 158 °F)
Camera
Resolution
Front-facing camera 1.2 MP (16:9)
Rear-facing camera 5 MP (16:9)
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32  |  Glossary
Glossary
This section provides information about the terms used in this
document that is for informational purposes only and may or may not
describe features included with your tablet.
A
A - ampere - A measure of the amount of electric charge passing a
point in an electric circuit.
AC - alternating current - The form of electricity that powers your
tablet when you plug the AC adapter power cable in to an electrical
outlet.
ambient light sensor - A feature that helps to control the display
brightness.
C
Charms - a Microsoft Windows 8/Windows RT term for the icons
that appear when you swipe-in from the right edge of the display. It
provides quick access to the commonly system commands, including
search, share, Start, devices and settings options.
connected-standby mode - A power management mode that
enables a powered processor to consume minimal battery power
when it is not being used and its display is off, that is, the system is
powered on but the display is off. In this state, when a user presses a
key, Windows button or touches the screen, the system immediately
transitions into the operational active mode.
D
device - Hardware such as a disk drive, printer, or keyboard that is
installed in or connected to your tablet.
E
Email - Electronic mail - a method of exchanging digital messages
from an author to one or more recipients via the Internet. Email
servers accept, forward, deliver and store messages, and neither the
users nor their computers are required to be online simultaneously.
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G
GRMS - A unit of acceleration caused by the force of gravity. The
grms value is typically used to express the overall energy of a
particular random vibration event and is a statistical value used in
mechanical engineering for structural design and analysis purposes.
H
Hz - Hertz - A unit of frequency measurement that equals 1 cycle
per second. Computers and electronic devices are often measured in
kilohertz (KHz), megahertz (MHz), gigahertz (GHz), or terahertz (THz).
M
microSD - micro-Secure Digital - a smaller size of SD which is
a removable flash memory card used for storing information in
portable devices, such as mobile phones, digital cameras, and tablet
computers. The standard size of SD is 32 x 24 x 2.1 mm and microSD
is 15 x 11 x 1 mm.
Micro-USB - universal serial bus - A hardware interface for a low-
speed device such as a USB-compatible scanner, set of speakers,
printer, broadband devices, imaging devices, or storage devices.
Devices are plugged directly in to a 5-pin socket on your tablet, both
to communicate and to supply electric power. The Micro-USB port
can be connected to a standard USB port using Micro-USB to USB
cable.
R
resolution - The sharpness and clarity of an image produced by
a printer or displayed on a monitor. The higher the resolution, the
sharper the image.
S
Service Tag - A bar code label on your tablet that identifies your tablet
when you call Dell for customer service or technical support.
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34  |  Glossary
shortcut - An icon that provides quick access to frequently used
programs, files, folders, and drives. When you place a shortcut on your
Windows Start screen, the home screen of Windows 8 is made up of
‘Live Tiles’, and touch the tile, you can open its corresponding folder
or file without having to find it first. Shortcut tiles do not change the
location of files.
sleep mode - A power management mode that shuts down all
unnecessary computer operations to save energy.
V
V - volt - The measurement of electric potential or electromotive
force. One V appears across a resistance of one ohm when a current
of one ampere flows through that resistance.
VAC - voltage in alternating current - A mathematics of AC voltages,
as alternating currents are caused by alternating voltages.
VDC - voltage in direct current - A measurement in a DC system. The
current flows directly, in one direction in the circuit, and flows at a
specific, constant voltage.
W
W - watt - The measurement of electrical power. One W is 1 ampere
of current flowing at 1 volt.
wallpaper - The background pattern or picture on the Windows
desktop.
Wi-Fi - A technology as a synonym for WLAN (wireless local area
network) connects to the Internet when within range of a wireless
network.
WXGA - wide-aspect extended graphics array - A video standard for
video cards and controllers that supports resolutions up to 1280 x 800.
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Index  |  35
A
Accessory
Micro-USB cable, 8
Power adapter, 8
B
Battery
Tablet battery status, 10
Tablet charge, 9
Button
Power, 6
Volume up/down, 6
C
Charging
Tablet, 9
Charms, 20
Connection
Wi-Fi, 16
G
Gestures
Drag, 17
Rotate, 18
Swipe or Slide, 17
Touch, 16
Touch and Hold, 17
Zoom in, 18
Zoom out, 18
L
Lock screen, 11
Login screen, 11
M
microSD card
Insert, 13
Remove, 14
S
Screen
Lock screen, 11
Login screen, 11
Swipe left , 20
Swipe right, 21
Swipe up/down , 21
Turn off/on, 12
Service tag
Locating, 29
Start icon
Function, 20
Synchronize with computer, 22
T
Tablet
Charge, 9
Overview, 5
Refresh, 27
Index
Page: 35
36  |  Index
Reset, 27
Setting, 9
Turn off, 12
Turn on, 11
Touchscreen Display
Orientation, 19
Turn off/on, 12
Troubleshooting
Battery, 23
Network, 25
System, 24
Touchscreen, 25
W
Wi-Fi setting, 16
Windows button
Location, 5
Windows Start screen, 19

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