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GEO HUB

Quick Start Guide

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CONTENTS

LAYOUT  

4

FEATURES & FUNCTIONS   

5

ASSEMBLING YOUR GEO HUB 

6-7

USING YOUR GEO HUB FOR 

THE FIRST TIME 

8

WIRELESS KEYBOARD

AND MOUSE 

8-9

GET TO KNOW YOUR 

WINDOWS START SCREEN 

9

DECLARATIONS  

10

SAFETY INFORMATION 

 

10

LIMITED WARRANTY 

 

11

Note: All pictures and illustrations in this document are for  

your reference only and may differ from the final product.

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LAYOUT

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3

4

5

6

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16

(Port below frame)

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FEATURE

FUNCTIONALITY

1      Screen display

Displays FHD images on 23.8 inch screen

2      Holder

Connects screen to the base

3      Base

2 footed support balances the display

4      Reset button

Resets your GEO HUB

5      Power on/off

Press and hold to turn the device on/off 

6      Speaker

Projects audio sounds

7      HDD cover

2.5” Hard Disk Drive inserted to expand  

storage (included)

8      Safety lock

Option to physically secure your device

9      USB port 3.0

Connect USB 3.0 devices

10   USB port 3.0

Connect USB 3.0 devices

11   USB port 3.0

Connect USB 3.0 devices

12    USB port 3.0

Connect USB 3.0 devices

13   LAN port 

Enables a wired internet connection

14   HDMI port 

Connect to a display via HDMI cable and switch 

the display to a wider screen (not included)

15    USB port 3.0

Connect USB 3.0 devices

16   MicroSD card slot

Reads & writes files stored on a MicroSD Card

17   DC-In socket

Connects the supplied power adapter to  

mains power supply

18    Audio port  

(3.5 mm) 

Connect a headset, headphones, microphone, 

or other audio equipment, to listen to stereo 

sound, record audio, or make web calls

19   Air vent

Allows warm and cool air to pass through the 

GEO HUB

20   Speaker

Projects audio sounds

FEATURES & FUNCTIONS

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3mm (x4)

6mm (x2)

11mm (x1)

11mm (x2)

ASSEMBLING YOUR  

GEO HUB

What’s in the box

Your GEO HUB comes 

complete with:

2.5" HDD holder (optional)

GEO HUB

Fitting the holder and stand

Follow these simple steps to 

assemble your GEO HUB:

(x4)

(x2)

A

B

Lay GEO HUB faced down on a  

flat, clean, non-abrasive surface  

(e.g. desk). Remove cover,  

as shown above. 

Place holder over 2 screw holes on 

back. Tighten screws with cross-head 

screwdriver.

Keyboard (1x AA)

Mouse 

(2x AAA)

Batteries 

 not included 

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(x4)

(x2)

C

D

Once securely affixed,  

slide into stand and screw on. 

Replace cover removed in illustration 

A. Your GEO HUB is now ready to sit 

upright on your desk.

(x4)

(x2)

(x4)

(x2)

(x4)

(x2)

(x4)

(x2)

(x4)

(x2)

Lift to remove back cover of  

HDD section.

Disconnect HDD from ports and 

unscrew from fixed position.

A

B

C

D

Insert replacement HDD, connect  

to ports and screw into position.

Replace cover you removed in  

illustration A.

Changing a 2.5” Hard Disk Drive

Your GEO HUB is supplied with a removable Hard Drive, 

but for users who want to remove it and insert another 

HDD, please follow the steps shown below.  

Important This is for fitting standard 2.5” HDD with  

SATA 3 interface connector.

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USING YOUR GEO HUB FOR THE FIRST TIME

Turning on the device  

Note:  This GEO HUB has been 

preinstalled with Windows. You will 

need to perform an initial setup 

before the GEO HUB can be used.
1   Connect power cable to DC-In  

port and plug into your mains 

power supply;

2   Press and hold the Power button  

for 2 seconds to turn  

your GEO HUB on.  

The GEO logo followed  

by the Windows start-up  

screen will appear; 

3   The device is now ready  

for use. 

Turning off the device  

You can turn off the device in  

two ways: 
1   Press and hold the Power button 

for a minimum of 4 seconds; 

2   Select the Windows menu,  

then click the Power option.  

Select to Shutdown. 

Power On/Off button

DC-In port

Plug power 

cable into  

your mains  

power supply

Connecting to a network: 

1   Select the Wi-Fi icon in the 

notification area, in the lower-right 

corner of the screen, to view the 

available Wi-Fi hotspots; 

2   Select an available network from 

the list and select Connect;

3   Input the password, if necessary,  

then select Connect to begin an 

internet connection. 

Audio socket  

for headphones

WIRELESS KEYBOARD AND MOUSE

Wireless Keyboard, Wireless Mouse, 

Nano Receiver

Specification

Operating 

frequency  

2402 - 2480mHz

Voltage     

3V (1.5V*2)

Current    

<4mA

Connection  

2.4G wireless

Keyboard Battery 

1x AA

Mouse Batteries 

2x AAA 

Channel     

16 channels

Range      

10 metres

Using the Keyboard and Mouse

1   Insert 1 x AA battery into the 

compartment on the back of the 

keyboard and 2 x AAA batteries 

into the back of mouse;

2   Slide the switch on back of the 

keyboard and mouse to ON 

position, LED will light red for  

a few seconds; 

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GET TO KNOW YOUR WINDOWS 10 START SCREEN

Access your favourite Windows Store 

Apps, send/receive emails, browse 

the web, stream videos and view 

photos all from one central location.

WINDOWS 10 ICONS

Start button

Search

Microphone

Wi-Fi  

networks

Shut down

Access Cortana

Browse  

with Edge

GETTING STARTED 

Display the Start menu: Select the Start button in the lower-left corner  

of the taskbar and easily find your favourite Apps, settings and files.
Access Cortana: Get things done with your very own digital assistant.  

To get started, type a question in the search box, or select the 

microphone icon and talk to Cortana. 
Search: In the taskbar search box, begin typing the name of an App, 

setting, file or internet topic.
Browse the web: Microsoft Edge gives you new ways to find stuff, 

manage your tabs, read e-books and write on the web. To get going, 

select Microsoft Edge on the Windows taskbar.
Shut down your computer: Select the Start button, select the power  

icon, then select shut down.
Note: Windows features screen may vary from image shown above.

3   Insert Nano Receiver into a USB 

port on your GEO HUB;

4   Wait 3-5 seconds, the keyboard  

and mouse  will now connect and  

be ready to use. 

Power On/Off

Keyboard light indicators

Red LED: Power On   

Green LED: Caps Lock

Red LED blinking: Batteries low
The keyboard and mouse will power 

down when not in use. Once you start 

typing, the keyboard will turn on. 

To save battery power turn off your 

mouse and keyboard when not in use.

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DECLARATIONS

EU – Declaration of Conformity  

GEO Computers declares that GEO 

HUB complies with the essential 

requirements and other relevant 

provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC.  

A copy of the Declaration of 

Conformity is available on request. 
GEO Computers,  

Building 1,  

Olympic Park,  

Olympic Way,  

Warrington,  

Cheshire WA2 0YL. 
Disclaimer  

Tactus Limited makes no 

representation or warranties 

with respect to the content of 

this document and specifically 

disclaims any implied warranties of 

merchantability or fitness for any 

particular purpose. Furthermore, 

Tactus Limited reserves the right to 

revise this, or any other publication, 

and to occasionally make changes to 

the contents without the obligation  

of Tactus Limited to notify any  

person or organisation of such 

revision or changes.  

 

Disposal of Waste Electrical & 

Electronic Equipment (WEEE)  

This symbol on the product or on its 

packaging indicates that this product 

should not be treated as household 

waste. Instead, it should be handed 

over to a suitable collection point 

for the recycling of electrical and 

electronic equipment. 

By ensuring this product is disposed 

of correctly, you will help prevent 

potential negative consequences for 

the environment and human health, 

which could otherwise be caused 

by inappropriate waste handling 

of this product. The recycling of 

materials will help to conserve natural 

resources. 
For more information about the 

recycling of this product, please 

contact your local council, your 

household waste disposal service, 

or the reseller you purchased this 

product from. 

SAFETY INFORMATION

Battery and charger safety  

To unplug a charger or an accessory, 

hold and pull the plug, not the cord.  

Unplug your charger when it is not 

in use. 
Do not dispose as household waste. 
Only use the charger supplied.
Never use a damaged charger. 

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LIMITED WARRANTY 

Tactus Limited warrants to the end  

user that this product will be free 

from defects in materials and 

workmanship, in the course of  

normal use for a period of 12 months 

(1 year) from the date of purchase. 

This warranty covers breakdowns due 

to manufacturing or design faults.  

The warranty is subject to the 

following provisions: 

n

   The warranty does not cover 

accidental damage, wear and tear, 

or negligence; 

n

   It must be solely used for domestic 

purposes; 

n

   The warranty will be rendered 

invalid if the product is re-sold or  

is damaged through any 

adjustment, modification or  

repair not authorised by us; 

n

   Specifications are subject to 

change without notice; 

n

   The manufacturer disclaims 

any liability for the incidental or 

consequential damages; 

n

   The warranty is in addition to and  

does not diminish your statutory 

or legal right. Should you have 

a problem with your unit please 

contact your supplier, or email 

us at:  

support@geo-computers.com 

Customer Support

Contact us by email:  

support@geo-computers.com 

Opening hours:  

9.00am - 5.00pm GMT, 

Monday - Friday  

Need more help?

Go to geo-computers.com/ 

user-guides to download the  

full user guide or visit  

geo-computers.com/faqs to get  

all of the latest information and 

answers you need.

Manufacturers Address: 

Tactus Limited, Building 1,  

Olympic Park, Olympic Way, 

Warrington WA2 0YL. 

Register to activate your warranty at: 

geo-computers.com/warranty- 

registration

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