Targus AMU41US User Manual

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Laser

Stow-N-GoTM

Notebook

Mouse

USER GUIDE

Visit our Website at www.targus.com Features and specifications subject to change without notice.

© 2007 Targus Group International, Inc. and Targus, Inc.

AMU41US / 410-1207-001A

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CAUTION

LASER RADIATION. DO NOT STARE INTO THE BEAM OR VIEW DIRECTLY WITH OPTICAL INSTRUMENTS. CLASS I LASER PRODUCT.

NEVER POINT A LASER BEAM INTO A PERSON’S EYES OR VIEW A LASER BEAM DIRECTLY, AS PROLONGED EXPOSURE CAN BE HAZARDOUS TO THE EYES.

MOMENTARY EXPOSURE FROM A LASER POINTER, SUCH AS AN INADVERTENT SWEEP OF THE LIGHT ACROSS A PERSON'S EYES, MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY FLASH BLINDNESS SIMILAR TO THE EFFECT OF A CAMERA FLASH BULB. ALTHOUGH THIS CONDITION IS TEMPORARY, IT CAN BECOME MORE DANGEROUS IF THE EXPOSED PERSON IS ENGAGED IN A VISION-CRITICALACTIVITY SUCH AS DRIVING.

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TARGUS LASER

STOW-N-GOTM

NOTEBOOK MOUSE

Introduction

Congratulations on your purchase of the Targus Laser Stow-N-GoTM Notebook Mouse. This mouse features a tracking resolution switch for users who require more precision or speed with various applications. TheStow-N-GoTM USB tip clips onto the mouse for ease of use while traveling or on the go. This mouse also features a4-wayscrolling tilt wheel which allows for both vertical and horizontal navigation.

System Requirements

Hardware - USB port

Windows® 2000/XP

Windows Vista™

Mac OS X 10.2.8 (or greater)

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Using the Cable clip

The retractable cable can be attached to the bottom of the mouse for ease of carrying.

USB tip clip

attach

release

USB tip clip slot

Operating Instructions

To extend the cable, pull both ends of the USB cable away from the mouse's cord wheel at the same time. Continue pulling both ends until the cable reaches the length you want. To retract the cable, or shorten the length, draw both ends of the USB cable slightly and quickly release until the cable reaches the length you want or is completely retracted. Plug the standard USB end of the cable into an available USB port on your computer. You are now ready to use the mouse.

Pull

Pull

 

Hold both ends and pull gently.

Hold both ends and pull gently.

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Targus Laser Stow-N-GoTM Notebook Mouse

Connecting the mouse to your computer

1 Plug the standard USB end of the cable into an available USB port on your computer.

2 The Found New Hardware Wizard appears. If it does not, the operating system has installed the default driver automatically. No other steps are necessary.

3 Click Next. The wizard searches for the appropriate device driver. 4 ClickNext.

5 Click Finish to complete the driver installation.

You are now ready to use the mouse.

Adjusting the DPI Setting

This mouse features 3 selectable resolution settings (1600 / 1200 / 800 DPI). By pressing the resolution switch, you can instantly adjust the tracking speed of the mouse. When the DPI is set at 1600, the indicator light will glow brightest and when it is set at 1200, the light will become dimmer. The indicator will be off when the DPI is set at 800 DPI.

1600 DPI

1200 DPI

800 DPI

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Windows XP:

After selecting the desired resolution, you can also fine tune the sensitivity. This can be adjusted in the “control panel” of the Windows operating system.

Click on Start -->Setting-->Control Panel-->Mouse

In the “mouse properties” window, locate the “pointer options” tab. Under “motion”, use the slider to change the speed of the mouse. Click apply to confirm the changes.

Windows XP

Mac OS:

After selecting the desired resolution, you can also fine tune the sensitivity. This can be adjusted in the “System Preference” of the Mac operating system.

Click on the Apple logo -->System Preference-->Keyboard & Mouse In the “Keyboard & Mouse” window, locate the “Trackpad” tab. Under “tracking speed”, use the slider to change the speed of the mouse.

Mac OS

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Installing the tilt-wheelsoftware driver

This mouse is equipped with a 4-wayscrolling function.

To enable the tilt-wheelfunction, the software driver must be installed.

NOTE: THE TILT-WHEELFEATURE IS SUPPORTED BY THE MAC OPERATING SYSTEM. NO DRIVER INSTALLATION IS NECESSARY. THE FOLLOWING STEPS ARE FOR WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEMS ONLY.

1. Please download the software driver (Model # AMU41) from the official Targus web site: http://www.targus.com

Save the setup.exe file to your computer and double click on the icon to launch the installation process.

2. The Installation Wizard window will prompt.

Follow the on-screeninstructions to complete the installation.

NOTE: PLEASE SELECT THE "3 BUTTON MOUSE" OPTION WHEN PROMPTED TO DO SO.

After the software driver is successfully installed, there will be a “Tilt Mouse” icon located in the task bar.

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Targus Laser Stow-N-GoTM Notebook Mouse

Using the 4-wayscrollingtilt-wheel

Pressing the scroll-wheelleft or right, enables the horizontal scrolling feature.

NOTE: DOUBLE CLICK ON THE “TILT MOUSE” ICON IN THE TASK BAR WILL LAUNCH THE MOUSE SETTINGS SCREEN. YOU CAN EDIT THE SETTINGS AND PREFERENCES IN THIS WINDOW.

Activating the Universal Zoom function

The Universal Zoomfunction can be enabled in the Mouse Settingscreen.

In the Mouse Setting screen, under theButton tab, scroll down the function list and select theUniversal Zoom function then clickApply.

Press on the scroll wheel to activate the zoom function.

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Safety Measures

To avoid possible eye damage, never point the mouse’s laser at people, especially their faces, or look directly into the mouse’s laser beam.

Avoid pointing the mouse’s laser beam at a mirror or other highly reflective surface.

Keep the mouse away from young children.

Never view the mouse’s laser beam using telescopic devices, such as a microscope or binoculars.

Any attempt to disassemble, adjust or repair the mouse may result in exposure to laser light or other safety hazards.

This is a Class l Laser Product.

Product Specification

Interface

• USB 1.1

Power

• USB Bus Powered 5V DC

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Technical Support

For technical questions, please visit:

US

Internet: www.targus.com/support.asp

Australia

Internet: www.targus.com/au

 

Email: infoaust@targus.com

 

Telephone: 1800-641-645

New Zealand

Telephone: 0800-633-222

Product Registration

Targus recommends that you register your Targus accessory shortly after purchasing it. Go to: http://www.targus.com/registration.asp. You will need to provide your full name, email address, phone number, and company information (if applicable).

Warranty

Targus warrants this product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for one year. If your Targus accessory is found to be defective within that time, we will promptly repair or replace it. This warranty does not cover accidental damage, wear and tear, or consequential or incidental loss. Under no conditions is Targus liable for loss of, or damage to a devices nor loss of, or damage to, programs, records, or data; nor any consequential or incidental damages, even if Targus has been informed of their possibility. This warranty does not affect your statutory rights.

Regulatory Compliance

This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

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