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Accessing Disk Image (ISO) Files
There are disk image files (ISO files) included on your PC that contain the installation software for
additional software. These CD image files are located in the folder C:\SWSetup\ISOs. Each .iso file can
be burned to CD media to create an installation CD. It is recommended that these disks be created and
the software installed in order to get the most from your PC. The software and image file names are:
●Corel WinDVD SD and BD – installation software for WinDVD – used to play DVD movies
●HP Insight Diagnostics OR Vision Diagnostics – software to perform diagnostic activities on your
Protecting the Software
To protect the software from loss or damage, keep a backup copy of all system software, applications,
and related files stored on the hard drive. Refer to the operating system or backup utility documentation
for instructions on making backup copies of your data files.
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2 Product Features
Standard Configuration Features
The Elite 7000 MT Series PC features may vary depending on the model. For a complete listing of the
hardware and software installed in the computer, run the diagnostic utility (included on some computer
models only). Instructions for using the utility are provided in the Troubleshooting Guide.
Figure 2-1 HP Elite 7000 MT Series PC
NOTE:The drive configuration shown above may be different than your computer model.
The illustration shown above may look different than your computer model.
The microtower computer includes features that make it easy to upgrade and service. A Torx T-15 or
flat blade screwdriver is needed for many of the installation procedures described in this chapter.
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Front Panel Components
Drive configuration may vary by model.
Figure 2-2 Front Panel Components
Table 2-1 Front Panel Components
15.25-inch Optical Drives16Hard Drive Activity Light
2Optical Drive Activity Lights7Optical Drive Eject Buttons
33.5-inch Media Card Reader (optional)28Headphone Connector
4Microphone Connector9USB (Universal Serial Bus) 2.0 Ports
5 Dual-State Power Button 10 1394 Port
1Some models have bezel blanks covering one or both of the 5.25-inch drive bays.2Some models have a bezel blank covering the 3.5-inch drive bay.
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Media Card Reader Components
The media card reader is an optional device available on some models only. Refer to the following
illustration and table to identify the media card reader components.
Figure 2-3 Media Card Reader Components
Table 2-2 Media Card Reader Components
1xD●xD-Picture Card (xD)
3Media Card Reader
4SD/MMC+/miniSD●Secure Digital (SD)
●Secure Digital High
●MMC Micro (adapter
5USB●USB (Universal Serial
6CompactFlash I/II●CompactFlash Card
Type 1●CompactFlash Card
7MS PRO/MS PRO DUO
●Memory Stick (MS)
Duo●Memory Stick Select
●Memory Stick Duo
●Memory Stick PRO
(MS PRO)●Memory Stick PRO
Duo (MS PRO Duo)
●Memory Stick PRO-
●Memory Stick Micro
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Rear Panel Components
Figure 2-4 Rear Panel Components
Table 2-3 Rear Panel Components
1Power Cord Connector7Sony/Philips Digital Interconnect Format
(S/PDIF) Connector (green)
2Voltage Select Switch8Line-Out Connector for powered audio
3Line-In Audio Connector (blue)9Microphone Connector (pink)
4Rear Center Channel/Subwoofer Audio
Connector (orange)10Surround Side Channel Audio
5RJ-45 Network Connector11Surround Rear Channel Audio
61394 Port12Universal Serial Bus (USB) Ports
NOTE:Arrangement and number of connectors may vary by model.
Installation of a PCI Express x16 graphics card is required for video support.
When a device is plugged into the blue Line-In Audio Connector, a dialog box will pop up asking if you
want to use the connector for a line-in device or a microphone. You can reconfigure the connector at
any time by double-clicking the Realtek HD Audio Manager icon in the Windows taskbar.
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