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Toshiba L455-S5009 User Manual

Toshiba L455-S5009 User Manual (223 pages)

L455-S1592 User's Guide  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 4.04 MB
Table of contents
Telephone Company Procedures5................................................................................................................................................................
If Problems Arise5................................................................................................................................................................
Fax Branding5................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Interoperability7................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Lan And Your Health8................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Information8................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization13................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Approvals For Wireless Devices14................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology Interoperability24................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology And Your Health25................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Statements26................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents30................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction37................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide39................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons40................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used40................................................................................................................................................................
Your Computer's Features And Specifications41................................................................................................................................................................
Other Documentation41................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options41................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Getting Started42................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work42................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Work Environment42................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Yourself Comfortable43................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions43................................................................................................................................................................
Important Information On Your Computer's Cooling Fan45................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Power Source46................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery48................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time49................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Display Panel49................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Power50................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Software51................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba51................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Optional External Devices51................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Memory (optional)52................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Memory Module52................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module57................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Total Memory59................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering The Internal Storage Drive60................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering To A Custom Size Partition63................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Without Changing The Internal Storage Drive Partitions66................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Recovery Dvds/media68................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring From Recovery Dvds/media69................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing The Internal Storage Drive71................................................................................................................................................................
Status72................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Drivers And Applications73................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touchpad73................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Touchpad™ Settings75................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touchpad76................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Display Devices76................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Display Device77................................................................................................................................................................
Directing The Display Output When You Turn On The Computer78................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Quality Of The External Display79................................................................................................................................................................
Using An External Keyboard79................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Mouse79................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Printer79................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer80................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Computer80................................................................................................................................................................
Options For Turning Off The Computer81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Shut Down Command83................................................................................................................................................................
Using And Configuring Hibernation Mode85................................................................................................................................................................
Using And Configuring Sleep Mode87................................................................................................................................................................
Closing The Display Panel90................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Your Computer's Settings90................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer90................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer90................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer91................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Lock91................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips92................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Learning The Basics92................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard93................................................................................................................................................................
Character Keys94................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard94................................................................................................................................................................
Ctrl, Fn, And Alt Keys94................................................................................................................................................................
Function Keys94................................................................................................................................................................
Overlay Keys95................................................................................................................................................................
Starting A Program96................................................................................................................................................................
Starting A Program From The Start Menu96................................................................................................................................................................
Starting A Program Using The Search Programs And Files Field98................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Your Work98................................................................................................................................................................
Printing Your Work100................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Your Work101................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Work102................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Optical Drive102................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive Components103................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting An Optical Disc104................................................................................................................................................................
Playing An Audio Cd105................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Optical Media105................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Optical Media106................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On106................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer Off107................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Optical Discs107................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Online Resources107................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Energy-saver Design108................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Mobile Computing108................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power109................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Notice109................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management110................................................................................................................................................................
Using Additional Batteries110................................................................................................................................................................
Charging Batteries110................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Rtc Battery111................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Main Battery Power112................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Remaining Battery Power113................................................................................................................................................................
What To Do When The Main Battery Runs Low114................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Battery Notifications114................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Battery Power115................................................................................................................................................................
Power Plans116................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Hot Key To Set The Power Plan117................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Main Battery118................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery From The Computer118................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Charged Battery120................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery121................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions121................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Your Battery122................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries123................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips124................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring The Desktop125................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features125................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Way Around The Desktop126................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications128................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Network128................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Modem To A Telephone Line129................................................................................................................................................................
An Overview Of Using The Internet131................................................................................................................................................................
The Internet131................................................................................................................................................................
The World Wide Web131................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Service Providers131................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet132................................................................................................................................................................
Surfing The Internet132................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Features132................................................................................................................................................................
Uploading To, And Downloading Files From, The Internet133................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Audio Features134................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Sounds134................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Speakers Or Headphones134................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Web Camera135................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Card Reader136................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Memory Media136................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Memory Media137................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: Utilities138................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Assist139................................................................................................................................................................
Connect140................................................................................................................................................................
Secure141................................................................................................................................................................
Protect & Fix142................................................................................................................................................................
Optimize143................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Application Installer144................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Passwords145................................................................................................................................................................
Using An Instant Password145................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Supervisor Password146................................................................................................................................................................
Using A User Password147................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A User Password148................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Face Recognition Utility149................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Pc Diagnostic Tool Utility150................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse Utility151................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Hardware Setup152................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Zooming Utility154................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Accessibility155................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Service Station156................................................................................................................................................................
Configfree156................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started156................................................................................................................................................................
Configfree ® Utilities157................................................................................................................................................................
Problems That Are Easy To Fix160................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong160................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer161................................................................................................................................................................
Working164................................................................................................................................................................
Using Startup Options To Fix Problems165................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Problems166................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager167................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Device Properties167................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems168................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries168................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems170................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems170................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Or Storage Drive Problems172................................................................................................................................................................
Error-checking172................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive Problems174................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems175................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems175................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Problems176................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Networking Problems177................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Operating Problems178................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits179................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance184................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Contact Toshiba184................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Toshiba184................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites185................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Worldwide Offices185................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Hot Keys/toshiba Cards187................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Key Cards187................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Hot Key Cards188................................................................................................................................................................
Application Cards189................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Application Cards190................................................................................................................................................................
Card Case190................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Key Functions191................................................................................................................................................................
Volume Mute191................................................................................................................................................................
Lock (instant Security)192................................................................................................................................................................
Power Plan193................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Mode194................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Mode195................................................................................................................................................................
Output (display Switch)196................................................................................................................................................................
Display Brightness197................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling Wireless Devices198................................................................................................................................................................
Zoom (display Resolution)200................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Hot Key Functions201................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Power Cord/cable Connectors202................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary203................................................................................................................................................................
Index217................................................................................................................................................................
Special Windows ® Keys219................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba L455-S5009 Resource Manual

Toshiba L455-S5009 Resource Manual (56 pages)

Toshiba Satellite L455-S1591: Reference Guide  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.18 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization7................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Approvals For Wireless Devices8................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology Interoperability17................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology And Your Health18................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Statements19................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer And Getting Started25................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Memory (optional)29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module34................................................................................................................................................................
Your Computer's Tft Display36................................................................................................................................................................
Learning The Basics37................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touchpad37................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Optical Drive40................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer43................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Computing43................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery47................................................................................................................................................................
If Something Goes Wrong49................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance52................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cord/cable Connectors53................................................................................................................................................................
Features And Specifications53................................................................................................................................................................
Index54................................................................................................................................................................