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Toshiba C875-S7103 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Toshiba C875-S7103

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  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents19................................................................................................................................................................
    Introduction25................................................................................................................................................................
    This guide27................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety icons28................................................................................................................................................................
    Other icons used28................................................................................................................................................................
    Your computer's features and specifications29................................................................................................................................................................
    Other documentation29................................................................................................................................................................
    Service options29................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 1: Getting Started30................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a place to work30................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up a work environment30................................................................................................................................................................
    Keeping yourself comfortable31................................................................................................................................................................
    Computer user comfort recommendations31................................................................................................................................................................
    Good Working Posture31................................................................................................................................................................
    keyboard, mouse or monitor32................................................................................................................................................................
    Typing style33................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking breaks and varying tasks33................................................................................................................................................................
    Mobile computing tips34................................................................................................................................................................
    Transporting the notebook34................................................................................................................................................................
    Seeking additional help34................................................................................................................................................................
    Check list35................................................................................................................................................................
    Precautions35................................................................................................................................................................
    Important information on your computer's cooling fan37................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your computer38................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to a power source38................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the main battery41................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the computer for the first time41................................................................................................................................................................
    Initial setup42................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your software42................................................................................................................................................................
    Registering your computer with Toshiba42................................................................................................................................................................
    To Shut down your computer43................................................................................................................................................................
    To Restart your computer43................................................................................................................................................................
    To place your computer in Sleep mode44................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding optional external devices45................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding memory (optional)45................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing a memory module45................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a memory module51................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking total memory53................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering the Internal Storage Drive54................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating recovery media55................................................................................................................................................................
    Restoring from recovery media57................................................................................................................................................................
    Refresh your PC (with user's data)58................................................................................................................................................................
    Reset your PC60................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing drivers and applications63................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the touch pad64................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting touch pad settings66................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling the touch pad67................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an external device67................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external display devices67................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting video cables68................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an HDMI™-compatible television or display device68................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an external monitor or projector68................................................................................................................................................................
    Directing the display output when you turn on the computer69................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the quality of the external display70................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing your computer's settings70................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for your computer70................................................................................................................................................................
    Cleaning the computer71................................................................................................................................................................
    Moving the computer71................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a computer lock71................................................................................................................................................................
    Computing tips73................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 2: Learning the Basics73................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the keyboard74................................................................................................................................................................
    Function keys75................................................................................................................................................................
    Mouse properties76................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting an app77................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting an app from the Start screen77................................................................................................................................................................
    Saving your work78................................................................................................................................................................
    Backing up your work78................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the optical disc drive78................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive components79................................................................................................................................................................
    Media control buttons80................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting an optical disc80................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer on81................................................................................................................................................................
    Playing optical media81................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording optical media82................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer off82................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's online resources83................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's energy-saver design84................................................................................................................................................................
    Running the computer on battery power84................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 3: Mobile Computing84................................................................................................................................................................
    Battery Notice85................................................................................................................................................................
    Power management86................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the RTC battery87................................................................................................................................................................
    Monitoring main battery power88................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining remaining battery power89................................................................................................................................................................
    What to do when the main battery runs low90................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting battery notifications90................................................................................................................................................................
    Conserving battery power91................................................................................................................................................................
    Power Plans92................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the eco power plan93................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the main battery94................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing the battery from the computer94................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting a charged battery95................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking care of your battery97................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety precautions97................................................................................................................................................................
    Maintaining your battery98................................................................................................................................................................
    Disposing of used batteries98................................................................................................................................................................
    Traveling tips99................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring the Start screen100................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features100................................................................................................................................................................
    Charms101................................................................................................................................................................
    Tiles102................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring the desktop102................................................................................................................................................................
    Finding your way around the desktop102................................................................................................................................................................
    Windows ® Store104................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up for communications104................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting your computer to a network105................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring audio features106................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording sounds106................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external speakers or headphones107................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Web Camera107................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Memory card reader108................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting memory media108................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing memory media109................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5: Utilities110................................................................................................................................................................
    Desktop Assist111................................................................................................................................................................
    Media & Entertainment112................................................................................................................................................................
    Tools & Utilities113................................................................................................................................................................
    Support & Recovery114................................................................................................................................................................
    eco Utility115................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting passwords116................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a supervisor password116................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a user password118................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a user password118................................................................................................................................................................
    System Settings119................................................................................................................................................................
    Sleep and Charge120................................................................................................................................................................
    USB Sleep and Charge120................................................................................................................................................................
    Enabling/Disabling USB Sleep and Charge122................................................................................................................................................................
    Power supply mode settings122................................................................................................................................................................
    Function Key123................................................................................................................................................................
    PC Diagnostic Tool Utility124................................................................................................................................................................
    PC Health Monitor125................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovery Media Creator126................................................................................................................................................................
    Service Station126................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Application Installer127................................................................................................................................................................
    Problems that are easy to fix128................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong128................................................................................................................................................................
    Problems when you turn on the computer129................................................................................................................................................................
    working131................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Startup options to fix problems132................................................................................................................................................................
    Internet problems134................................................................................................................................................................
    Fixing a problem with Device Manager135................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking device properties135................................................................................................................................................................
    Memory problems136................................................................................................................................................................
    Power and the batteries137................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard problems138................................................................................................................................................................
    Display problems139................................................................................................................................................................
    Disk or storage drive problems141................................................................................................................................................................
    Error-checking141................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive problems143................................................................................................................................................................
    Sound system problems144................................................................................................................................................................
    Printer problems144................................................................................................................................................................
    Wireless networking problems145................................................................................................................................................................
    DVD operating problems147................................................................................................................................................................
    Develop good computing habits148................................................................................................................................................................
    If you need further assistance153................................................................................................................................................................
    Contacting Toshiba154................................................................................................................................................................
    Other Toshiba Internet Web sites154................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's worldwide offices155................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix A: TOSHIBA Function Keys156................................................................................................................................................................
    Functions156................................................................................................................................................................
    Help file157................................................................................................................................................................
    Display brightness157................................................................................................................................................................
    Output (Display switch)158................................................................................................................................................................
    Media buttons159................................................................................................................................................................
    Volume Mute160................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling wireless devices160................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard Function keys161................................................................................................................................................................
    Zoom (Display resolution)161................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix B: Power Cord/Cable Connectors162................................................................................................................................................................
    Glossary163................................................................................................................................................................
    Index177................................................................................................................................................................
    Special Windows ® keys179................................................................................................................................................................