The Lenovo Y530 comes with a Setup Poster, User Guide, and a OneKey Rescue System 6.0 manual. The Setup Poster is actually a tri-fold that gives basic instructions for setup, such as installing the battery and how to use the touch pad. The flip side gives you a large illustration of the laptop with labels indicating what various buttons and the function keys do. The User Guide gives more detailed explanations on how to use the computer and external devices plus some basic troubleshooting tips. The OneKey Rescue System 6.0 manual gives you instructions on how to create recovery disks, backups, and restore the system using the recovery partition.
Pre-installed software includes several applications and utilities from Lenovo. Lenovo Easy Capture, VeriFace Recognition III, Energy Management , ReadyComm 4.0, and OneKey Recovery. Additional applications include WinDVD 8, Dolby Control Center, Carbonite Online Backup, and CyberLink Power2Go
On initial boot, after a few software installers run, the desktop has icons for Adobe Reader 8, Carbonite Online Backup, CyberLink Power2Go , Lenovo EasyCapture, Lenovo ReadyComm, Microsoft Office Activation Assistant, Norton Internet Security, WildGames Play Games, and OneKey Recovery.