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Important Safety Instructions / Importantes Mesures De Sécurité
When using your telephone equipment, basic safety precau- Certaines mesures de sécurité doivent être prises pendant
tions should always be followed to reduce the risk of fire, elec- l’utilisation de matérial téléphonique afin de réduire les risques
tric shock and injury to persons, including the following:
d’incendie, de choc électrique et de blessures. En voici
.Do not use this product near water, for example, near a bath
tub, wash bowl, kitchen sink or laundry tub, in a wet base- 1.Ne pas utiliser l’appareil près de l’eau, p.ex., près d’une
ment or near a swimming pool.
.Avoid using a telephone (other than a cordless type) during an
baignoire, d’un lavabo, d’un évier de cuisine, d’un bac à la-
ver, dans un sous-sol humide ou près d’une piscine.
electrical storm. There may be a remote risk of electric shock 2.Éviter d’utiliser le téléphone (sauf s’il s’agit d’un appareil sans
.Do not use the telephone to report a gas leak in the vicinity of
fil) pendant un orage électrique. Ceci peut présenter un risque
de choc électrique causé par la foudre.
3.Ne pas utiliser l’appareil téléphonique pour signaler une fuite
de gaz s’il est situé près de la fuite.
.Use only the power cord and batteries indicated in this manual.
Do not dispose of batteries in a fire. They may explode. Check 4.Utiliser seulement le cordon d’alimentation et le type de piles
with local codes for possible special disposal instructions.
indiqués dans ce manual. Ne pas jeter les piles dans le feu:
elles peuvent exploser. Se conformer aux règlements pertinents
quant à l’élimination des piles.
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Information to the User
The CF-18 was developed based on thorough research into the This product and your Health
real-world portable computing environments. Exhaustive pur- This product, like other radio devices, emits radio frequency
suit of usability and reliability under harsh conditions led to in-
novations such has the magnesium alloy exterior, vibration
damped hard disk drive and floppy disk drive, flexible internal
connections. The CF-18’s outstanding engineering has been
tested using the stiff MIL-STD- 810F (for vibration and shock)
and IP (for dust and water) based procedures.
As with any portable computer device precautions should be
taken to avoid any damage. The following usage and handling
procedures are recommended.
electromagnetic energy. The level of energy emitted by this prod-
uct however is far much less than the electromagnetic energy
emitted by wireless devices like for example mobile phones.
Because this product operates within the guidelines found in
radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, we be-
lieve this product is safe for use by consumers. These standards
and recommendations reflect the consensus of the scientific com-
munity and result from deliberations of panels and committees
of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive
Before putting the computer away, be sure to wipe off any moisture.
In some situations or environments, the use of this product may
be restricted by the proprietor of the building or responsible rep-
resentatives of the organization. These situations may for ex-
Avoid Radio Frequency Interference
Do not place the computer near a television or
Using this product on board of airplanes, or
Avoid Magnetic Fields
In any other environment where the risk of interference to other
devices or services is perceived or identified as harmful.
If you are uncertain of the policy that applies on the use of wire-
less devices in a specific organization or environment (e.g. air-
ports), you are encouraged to ask for authorization to use this
product prior to turning on the product.
Keep the computer away from magnets.
Data stored on the hard disk may be lost.
Keep Small Objects Away
Do not insert paper clips or other small objects
into the computer.
Do Not Disassemble the Computer
Do not attempt to disassemble your computer.
We are not responsible for any radio or television interference
caused by unauthorized modification of this product. The cor-
rection of interference caused by such unauthorized modifica-
tion will be the responsibility of the user. We and its authorized
resellers or distributors are not liable for damage or violation of
government regulations that may arise from failing to comply
with these guidelines.
Avoid Excessive Force on the Display
Do not apply excessive downward force on the
display when it is completely opened, especially
when plugs and/or cables are connected to the
rear of the computer.
Avoiding low-temperature burns
Avoid more than casual contact with any heat
producing area of the notebook computer, AC
adaptor, and any option or accessory you use with
it. Even low heat, if warmer than body tempera-
ture, can cause a burn, if the skin is exposed to
the heat source for a long enough period of time.