Advent Monza T100 Laptop
|CPU||Intel Celeron 847 (1.10 GHz)|
|Memory||6GB DDR3 1333MHz (2 memory slots. Max 8GB)|
|CD Drive||DVD Writer Model SN-208|
|Screen||15.6" Widescreen LCD (1366x768)|
|Video Card||Intel Mobile NM70 Chipset (up to 1.7GB shared)|
|Sound Card||High Definition Audio|
Realtek RTL8188CE Wireless LAN
|Ports||1x Card Reader|
3x USB 2.0
1x Kensington Lock
|Battery||A14-S6-4S1P2200-0 (14.4v 2200mAh)|
|Dimensions||35.2 x 255 x 382 (HxWxD in mm)|
|Colour||Blue, Pink, Purple, or Red|
|Made By||Shuttle A15CU43|
Adding RAM is the most cost effective way to boost your computer's performance.
You can download the drivers from the Advent Computers website.
Replacement recovery discs can be ordered from the Advent Recovery Media site.
Fn+F1 - Put the laptop into Suspend Mode
Fn+F2 - Power Saving (CPU will reduce speed and clock down to save power)
Fn+F3 - Toggle Display Mode - LCD Only, LCD+VGA, VGA Only, HDMI+VGA, HDMI Only, LCD+HDMI
Fn+F4 - Enable/Disable Wireless
Fn+F5 - Enable/Disable On Screen Display (OSD) Bar
Fn+F6 - Enable/Disable Touchpad
Fn+F7 - Enable/Disable Webcam
Fn+F8 - Mute/UnMute Sound
Fn+F9 - Decrease Volume
Fn+F10 - Increase Volume
Fn+F11 - Decrease LCD Brightness
Fn+F12 - Increase LCD Brightness
Repairs and Spares
All official service and support is handled by Knowhow (basically "The Tech Guys" under a new name), their website is http://www.knowhow.com/. If you laptop is covered under warranty then you need to contact them for repairs.
There are also plenty of other companies that do repairs or supply spare parts, here is a selection -
TechnoMart - http://www.techno-mart.co.uk
Laptop Solutions UK - http://www.laptopsolutionsuk.co.uk
PartMaster (spare parts) - http://www.partmaster.co.uk
Flickering When Using Windows 8 Camera App
Sometimes when using the Windows 8 camera app you may experience flickering or screen noise. To solve this open the camera app, select "Camera Options" and then select "More". After that just click on the Flicker option and change the setting from 60Hz to 50Hz. The full support article can be found on the KnowHow website.