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Manuals and User Guides for Toshiba C875D-S7220

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  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents21................................................................................................................................................................
    Introduction27................................................................................................................................................................
    This guide29................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety icons30................................................................................................................................................................
    Other icons used30................................................................................................................................................................
    Your computer's features and specifications31................................................................................................................................................................
    Other documentation31................................................................................................................................................................
    Service options31................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 1: Getting Started32................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a place to work32................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up a work environment32................................................................................................................................................................
    Keeping yourself comfortable33................................................................................................................................................................
    Good Working Posture33................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the notebook with an external keyboard mouse or monitor34................................................................................................................................................................
    Typing style35................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking breaks and varying tasks35................................................................................................................................................................
    Mobile computing tips36................................................................................................................................................................
    Transporting the notebook36................................................................................................................................................................
    Seeking additional help36................................................................................................................................................................
    Check list37................................................................................................................................................................
    Precautions37................................................................................................................................................................
    Important information on your computer's cooling fan39................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your computer40................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to a power source40................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the main battery43................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the computer for the first time43................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your software44................................................................................................................................................................
    Registering your computer with Toshiba44................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding optional external devices44................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding memory (optional)45................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing a memory module45................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a memory module50................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking total memory53................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering the Internal Storage Drive53................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering to out-of-box state (recommended recovery method)55................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering of factory default software with user's data57................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering without changing the internal storage drive partitions60................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering to a custom size partition63................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating recovery media65................................................................................................................................................................
    Restoring from recovery media67................................................................................................................................................................
    Erasing the Internal Storage Drive69................................................................................................................................................................
    status71................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing drivers and applications71................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the touch pad72................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting touch pad settings75................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling the touch pad75................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an external device76................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external display devices76................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting video cables77................................................................................................................................................................
    or display device77................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an external monitor or projector77................................................................................................................................................................
    Directing the display output when you turn on the computer77................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the quality of the external display78................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing your computer's settings78................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for your computer79................................................................................................................................................................
    Cleaning the computer79................................................................................................................................................................
    Moving the computer79................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a computer lock79................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 2: Learning the Basics81................................................................................................................................................................
    Computing tips81................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the keyboard82................................................................................................................................................................
    Function keys83................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting a program84................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting a program from the Start menu85................................................................................................................................................................
    Saving your work85................................................................................................................................................................
    Backing up your work85................................................................................................................................................................
    Restoring your work86................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the optical disc drive86................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive components87................................................................................................................................................................
    Media control buttons88................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting an optical disc88................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer on89................................................................................................................................................................
    Playing optical media89................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording optical media90................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer off91................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's online resources91................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 3: Mobile Computing92................................................................................................................................................................
    Running the computer on battery power92................................................................................................................................................................
    Battery Notice93................................................................................................................................................................
    Power management94................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the RTC battery95................................................................................................................................................................
    Monitoring main battery power96................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining remaining battery power97................................................................................................................................................................
    What to do when the main battery runs low98................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting battery notifications98................................................................................................................................................................
    Conserving battery power99................................................................................................................................................................
    Power Plans100................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the main battery101................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing the battery from the computer102................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting a charged battery103................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking care of your battery104................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety precautions104................................................................................................................................................................
    Maintaining your battery105................................................................................................................................................................
    Disposing of used batteries105................................................................................................................................................................
    Traveling tips107................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features108................................................................................................................................................................
    Finding your way around the desktop109................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up for communications111................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting your computer to a network112................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring audio features112................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording sounds112................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external speakers or headphones113................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Web Camera113................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Memory card reader114................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting memory media114................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing memory media115................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5: Utilities116................................................................................................................................................................
    Connect118................................................................................................................................................................
    Secure119................................................................................................................................................................
    Optimize121................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator122................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Application Installer122................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting passwords123................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a supervisor password123................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a user password125................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting a user password125................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility126................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility127................................................................................................................................................................
    Mouse Utility128................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Hardware Setup129................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Sleep Utility130................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting the TOSHIBA Sleep Utility130................................................................................................................................................................
    USB Sleep and Charge130................................................................................................................................................................
    Enabling/Disabling USB Sleep and Charge132................................................................................................................................................................
    Power supply mode settings132................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Accessibility133................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Service Station134................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong135................................................................................................................................................................
    Problems when you turn on the computer136................................................................................................................................................................
    working138................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Startup options to fix problems139................................................................................................................................................................
    Internet problems140................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking device properties141................................................................................................................................................................
    Memory problems142................................................................................................................................................................
    Power and the batteries142................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard problems144................................................................................................................................................................
    Display problems144................................................................................................................................................................
    Disk or storage drive problems146................................................................................................................................................................
    Error-checking146................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive problems147................................................................................................................................................................
    Sound system problems148................................................................................................................................................................
    Printer problems148................................................................................................................................................................
    Wireless networking problems149................................................................................................................................................................
    DVD operating problems151................................................................................................................................................................
    Develop good computing habits152................................................................................................................................................................
    If you need further assistance157................................................................................................................................................................
    Contacting Toshiba158................................................................................................................................................................
    Other Toshiba Internet Web sites158................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's worldwide offices158................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix A: Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards160................................................................................................................................................................
    Hot Key Cards160................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Hot Key Cards161................................................................................................................................................................
    Hot key functions161................................................................................................................................................................
    Volume Mute162................................................................................................................................................................
    Lock (Instant security)162................................................................................................................................................................
    Display brightness162................................................................................................................................................................
    Output (Display switch)163................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard hot key functions165................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling wireless devices166................................................................................................................................................................
    Zoom (Display resolution)167................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix B: Power Cord/Cable Connectors168................................................................................................................................................................
    Glossary169................................................................................................................................................................
    Index184................................................................................................................................................................