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HP iPAQ h5100 Quick Start

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Note: This is a Class B digital, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Refer to the

documentation CD for Class B information.

© 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L. P.

Microsoft, Windows, the Windows logo, Outlook and ActiveSync are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation

in the U.S, and other countries.

hp iPAQ Pocket PC is Powered by Microsoft® Windows®. First Edition, May 2003.


troubleshooting and support information

for information on...

see this source...

Using your Pocket PC

hp iPAQ Pocket PC h5100 and h5500

Series User’s Guide 

on the CD

Connecting to and synchronizing

ActiveSync Help on your computer.

with a computer

To view Help, start ActiveSync, click

Help>Microsoft ActiveSync Help.

Troubleshooting on ActiveSync

ActiveSync troubleshooter on your


computer. Click Help>Troubleshooter.

Programs that are on your Pocket PC

hp iPAQ Pocket PC h5100 and h5500

Series User’s Guide 

on the CD and

Help located on Pocket PC. Tap Start,

then Help.

Additional programs that can be

Companion CD or

installed on your Pocket PC



Updates on Windows-powered devices


Safety precautions

Important Safety Information

document on the CD

Worldwide Limited Warranty

Worldwide Limited Warranty and

Technical Support

 document in the box

Your Pocket PC and accessory products

Accessories information brochure

included with your Pocket PC or


Support for your Pocket PC


Worldwide telephone support

Companion CD or

phone numbers



Registering your Pocket PC in order


to receive e-mail from HP regarding

special offers and promotions

getting started

hp iPAQ Pocket PC h5100 and

h5500 series

getting acquainted

Front Panel

1. Speaker: Alarms, voice, music

2. Power Button: Turn unit on and off

3. Power Indicator:

amber flash = charging

amber solid = charged

green flash = alarm, calendar, event

4. Color Display: High contrast color screen

5. Inbox Button*: Access your Inbox for

sending and receiving e-mail

6. iTask Button*: Open, close, and switch

between applications, run utilities, and

change settings

7. 5-Way Navigation Button: Scroll through

a list and push to select (similar to using a


8. Fingerprint Reader: Biometric

enhanced security (h5500 only)

9. Microphone: Record your voice or

other sounds

10. Calendar Button*: Schedule appointments,

set reminders, or view your calendar

11. Contacts Button*: Display a list of your

contacts from the category you select

12. Light Sensor: Automatically adjusts the

backlight when selected

13. Active Bluetooth Indicator: Flashes “blue”

when Bluetooth is on

14. Wireless LAN Indicator:

green flash = wireless link

amber flash = no wireless link

(h5500 only)

* These buttons are programmable but at

startup they are assigned by default.

Top & Back Panel

1. Slim Removable Battery: Removable/

rechargeable battery

2. Battery Latch: Slide up to remove the


3. Stylus: Push to eject, push to lock

4. Infrared: Beams information to/from other

infrared-enabled devices

5. Secure Digital I/O (SDIO) Expansion Slot:

Supports Secure Digital (SD) storage and

expansion cards

6. Antenna: Transmits and receives signals

(h5500 only)

7. Volume: Up or Down Voice and Record

Bottom Panel

1. 3.5 mm Stereo/Microphone Headphone

Jack: Connect your headphone or headset

or earpiece

2. Microphone: Record your voice or other


3. Charging/Communications Port: Connect

to universal cradle, synchronization cable,

or charging adapter

4. Expansion Pack Connector: Connect to an

optional Expansion Pack

5. Reset Button: Resets your iPAQ Pocket PC

Universal Desktop Cradle

1. Stabilizers: Stabilizes 


 the iPAQ Pocket

PC when cradled without an Expansion


2. Release Button: Releases 


 the stabilizers

from the locked (down) position

Note: Model shown is

hp iPAQ Pocket PC h5500 Series.

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