Quick Start Guide
* Selected models only
NOTE: Some models may contain items not listed here.
View of the computer
1. Wireless activity indicator
2. Storage drive activity indicator
3. Power indicator
4. Power button
5. Headset connector1
6. SPDIF2-out connector
7. Power adapter connector
8. Ethernet connector
9. Wireless reset button
10. HDMI3™-out connector
11. USB4 3.0 connectors (4)
12. Card reader slot
Also known as combo audio jack
SPDIF: Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format
HDMI: High-Definition Multimedia Interface
USB: Universal Serial Bus
NOTE: For the computer models coming without the Lenovo mini projector, the
wireless module is not preinstalled so that 1 and 9 do not work.
Initial setup instructions
1. Connect the keyboard and the mouse to the computer.
2. If you will be using a wired network connection, connect the Ethernet cable to the
Ethernet connector. See “Connecting to the Internet” for additional information.
3. Connect the monitor to the computer, and then connect the monitor to an electrical
4. Connect the computer to an electrical outlet.
5. Turn on the computer and the monitor.
6. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.
Connecting to the Internet
You need a contract with an Internet Service Provider (ISP) and some hardware in order
to connect to the Internet. ISPs and the services they offer vary by country. Contact
your ISP for services available in your country. Your computer supports wireless (selected
models only) or wired networks that connect your computer to other devices.
Wired network connection
For wired networks, connect one end of an Ethernet cable (purchased separately) to the
Ethernet connector on your computer, and then connect the other end to the network
router or broadband modem. Consult your ISP for detailed setup instructions.
NOTE: Broadband modem and router installation procedures vary depending on the
manufacturer. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
Wireless network connection
For wireless networks, you can use the built-in Wi-Fi antenna to access your wireless
To connect your computer to the wireless network:
Click or tap the network icon on the taskbar, then select the name of your
router. Click or tap Connect, then follow the steps on the screen.
Test the wireless network by opening your Web browser and accessing any Web site.
Windows® help system
The Windows help system provides you with detailed information about using the
Windows operating system.
To access the Windows help system, do the following:
Open the Start menu and then click or tap Get Started to get more details.
You can also enter Get Started or what you’re looking for in the search box on the
taskbar. You’ll get suggestions and answers to your questions about Windows and the
best search results available from your PC and the Internet.
To perform system recovery after a serious error in Windows 10, click or tap the Start
button and select Settings → Update & security → Recovery. Then, follow the
instructions on the screen for system recovery.
ATTENTION: The Windows operating system is provided by Microsoft® Corporation.
Please use it in accordance with the END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT (EULA)
between you and Microsoft. For any question related to the operating system, please
contact Microsoft directly.
Accessing other manuals
• The Safety, Warranty, Environment, Recycling Information Guide comes with this
• For the computer models preinstalled with the Windows 10 operating system, the
Important Product Information Guide has been preloaded onto your computer. To
access this manual, do the following:
1. Open the Start menu and then click or tap Lenovo Companion.
2. Click or tap Support → User Guide.
• For the computer models that have not been preinstalled with the Windows 10
operating system, download the Important Product Information Guide. See
All latest electronic manuals are available on the Lenovo® Support Web site.
To ensure that you have up-to-date information on your computer, download the latest
electronic manuals from the following Web site:
Replacing or upgrading hardware
Customer Replaceable Units (CRUs)
CRUs are parts that can be upgraded or replaced by the customer.
• Bottom cover
• Power adapter
• Rear input/output cover
Before replacing or upgrading hardware
1. Do not open your computer or attempt any repair before reading and understanding
the “Important safety information” section in the Safety, Warranty, Environment,
Recycling Information Guide and Important Product Information Guide. See
“Accessing other manuals” for additional information.
2. Turn off all connected devices and the computer. Then, disconnect all power cords
from electrical outlets and disconnect all cables that are connected to the computer.
Replacing the bottom cover and the rear I/O cover
The following information refers to ideacentre® 610S machine type:
90FC [610S-02ISH / Energy Star]
The descriptions in this guide might be different from what you see on your computer, depending
on the computer model and configuration.
Product design and specifications may be changed without notice.
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