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Toshiba R835-P81 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Toshiba R835-P81

We have 3 Toshiba R835-P81 manuals available for free PDF download: User's Manual, Resource Manual, Specifications

  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents33................................................................................................................................................................
    Introduction40................................................................................................................................................................
    This guide42................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety icons43................................................................................................................................................................
    Other icons used43................................................................................................................................................................
    Your computer's features and specifications44................................................................................................................................................................
    Other documentation44................................................................................................................................................................
    Service options44................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 1: Getting Started45................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a place to work45................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up a work environment45................................................................................................................................................................
    Keeping yourself comfortable46................................................................................................................................................................
    Precautions46................................................................................................................................................................
    Important information on your computer's cooling fan48................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your computer48................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting to a power source49................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the main battery51................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the computer for the first time52................................................................................................................................................................
    Opening the display panel52................................................................................................................................................................
    Turning on the power53................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your software53................................................................................................................................................................
    Registering your computer with Toshiba54................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding optional external devices54................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding memory (optional)54................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing a memory module55................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a memory module60................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking total memory63................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering the Internal Storage Drive63................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering without changing the internal storage drive partitions67................................................................................................................................................................
    Recovering to a custom size partition70................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating recovery DVDs/media72................................................................................................................................................................
    Restoring from recovery DVDs/media75................................................................................................................................................................
    Erasing the Internal Storage Drive77................................................................................................................................................................
    status78................................................................................................................................................................
    Installing drivers and applications79................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the touch pad79................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting touch pad settings82................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling the touch pad83................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external display devices83................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting video cables84................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an HDMI™-compatible television or display device84................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting an external monitor or projector84................................................................................................................................................................
    Directing the display output when you turn on the computer85................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the quality of the external display86................................................................................................................................................................
    Using an external keyboard86................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a mouse86................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting a printer86................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up a printer87................................................................................................................................................................
    Turning off the computer87................................................................................................................................................................
    Options for turning off the computer88................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Shut down command90................................................................................................................................................................
    Using and configuring Hibernation mode92................................................................................................................................................................
    Using and configuring Sleep mode95................................................................................................................................................................
    Closing the display panel98................................................................................................................................................................
    Customizing your computer's settings98................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for your computer98................................................................................................................................................................
    Cleaning the computer98................................................................................................................................................................
    Moving the computer99................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a computer lock99................................................................................................................................................................
    Computing tips100................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 2: Learning the Basics100................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the keyboard101................................................................................................................................................................
    Character keys102................................................................................................................................................................
    keyboard102................................................................................................................................................................
    Ctrl, Fn, and Alt keys102................................................................................................................................................................
    Function keys102................................................................................................................................................................
    Overlay keys103................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting a program104................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting a program from the Start menu105................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting a program using the Search programs and files field106................................................................................................................................................................
    Saving your work107................................................................................................................................................................
    Printing your work108................................................................................................................................................................
    Backing up your work109................................................................................................................................................................
    Restoring your work110................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the optical disc drive110................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive components111................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting an optical disc112................................................................................................................................................................
    Playing an audio CD114................................................................................................................................................................
    Playing optical media114................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording optical media114................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer on115................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing a disc with the computer off115................................................................................................................................................................
    Caring for optical discs116................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's online resources116................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's energy-saver design117................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 3: Mobile Computing117................................................................................................................................................................
    Running the computer on battery power118................................................................................................................................................................
    Battery Notice118................................................................................................................................................................
    Power management119................................................................................................................................................................
    Using additional batteries120................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging batteries120................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the RTC battery121................................................................................................................................................................
    Monitoring main battery power122................................................................................................................................................................
    Determining remaining battery power123................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting battery notifications124................................................................................................................................................................
    Conserving battery power125................................................................................................................................................................
    Power Plans126................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a hot key to set the Power Plan127................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the TOSHIBA eco power plan128................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the main battery129................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing the battery from the computer129................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting a charged battery131................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking care of your battery132................................................................................................................................................................
    Safety precautions132................................................................................................................................................................
    Maintaining your battery133................................................................................................................................................................
    Disposing of used batteries133................................................................................................................................................................
    Traveling tips135................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring the desktop136................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features136................................................................................................................................................................
    Finding your way around the desktop137................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up for communications139................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting your computer to a network140................................................................................................................................................................
    Exploring audio features141................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording sounds141................................................................................................................................................................
    Using external speakers or headphones141................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Web Camera142................................................................................................................................................................
    Using an ExpressCard143................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting an ExpressCard143................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing an ExpressCard143................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Memory card reader144................................................................................................................................................................
    Inserting memory media144................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing memory media145................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the eSATA/USB combo port146................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the expansion port146................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5: Utilities147................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Assist148................................................................................................................................................................
    Connect149................................................................................................................................................................
    Secure150................................................................................................................................................................
    Protect & Fix151................................................................................................................................................................
    Optimize152................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Application Installer153................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting passwords154................................................................................................................................................................
    Using an instant password154................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a supervisor password155................................................................................................................................................................
    Using a user password156................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility158................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Security Assist159................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility161................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA HDD Protection Utility162................................................................................................................................................................
    Mouse Utility163................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Hardware Setup164................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHBA Sleep Utility166................................................................................................................................................................
    Starting the TOSHIBA Sleep Utility166................................................................................................................................................................
    USB Sleep and Charge166................................................................................................................................................................
    Enabling USB Sleep and Charge168................................................................................................................................................................
    Power supply mode settings168................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Button Support169................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Accessibility170................................................................................................................................................................
    Fingerprint Authentication Utility171................................................................................................................................................................
    Fingerprint utility limitations171................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Fingerprint Authentication Utility171................................................................................................................................................................
    Fingerprint Logon172................................................................................................................................................................
    reader172................................................................................................................................................................
    Fingerprint reader limitations174................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA eco Utility175................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA Service Station176................................................................................................................................................................
    TOSHIBA PC Health Monitor176................................................................................................................................................................
    Problems that are easy to fix178................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong178................................................................................................................................................................
    Problems when you turn on the computer179................................................................................................................................................................
    working181................................................................................................................................................................
    Using Startup options to fix problems182................................................................................................................................................................
    Internet problems183................................................................................................................................................................
    Fixing a problem with Device Manager184................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking device properties184................................................................................................................................................................
    Memory problems185................................................................................................................................................................
    Power and the batteries185................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard problems187................................................................................................................................................................
    Display problems187................................................................................................................................................................
    Disk or storage drive problems189................................................................................................................................................................
    Error-checking189................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disc drive problems190................................................................................................................................................................
    Sound system problems191................................................................................................................................................................
    ExpressCard ® problems192................................................................................................................................................................
    ExpressCard ® checklist192................................................................................................................................................................
    Printer problems194................................................................................................................................................................
    Wireless networking problems195................................................................................................................................................................
    DVD operating problems197................................................................................................................................................................
    Develop good computing habits198................................................................................................................................................................
    If you need further assistance203................................................................................................................................................................
    Before you contact Toshiba203................................................................................................................................................................
    Contacting Toshiba204................................................................................................................................................................
    Other Toshiba Internet Web sites205................................................................................................................................................................
    Toshiba's worldwide offices205................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix A: Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards207................................................................................................................................................................
    Hot Key Cards207................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Hot Key Cards208................................................................................................................................................................
    Hot key functions209................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical disk drive209................................................................................................................................................................
    Volume Mute210................................................................................................................................................................
    Lock (Instant security)211................................................................................................................................................................
    Power plan212................................................................................................................................................................
    Sleep mode213................................................................................................................................................................
    Hibernation mode214................................................................................................................................................................
    Output (Display switch)215................................................................................................................................................................
    Display brightness216................................................................................................................................................................
    Disabling or enabling wireless devices217................................................................................................................................................................
    Cursor control overlay219................................................................................................................................................................
    Numeric overlay219................................................................................................................................................................
    Keyboard hot key functions220................................................................................................................................................................
    Appendix B: Power Cord/Cable Connectors221................................................................................................................................................................
    Glossary222................................................................................................................................................................
    Index237................................................................................................................................................................
    Special Windows ® keys240................................................................................................................................................................
  • Toshiba R835-P81 Resource Manual (36 pages)

    Toshiba portege r830-s8310: reference guide

    Table of contents
    Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
    Introduction10................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting up your computer and getting started13................................................................................................................................................................
    Creating recovery DVDs/media16................................................................................................................................................................
    Learning the basics17................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the touch pad18................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the optical disc drive21................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Web Camera24................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the Memory card reader24................................................................................................................................................................
    Moving the computer26................................................................................................................................................................
    Mobile computing26................................................................................................................................................................
    Taking care of your battery30................................................................................................................................................................
    If something goes wrong32................................................................................................................................................................
    If you need further assistance35................................................................................................................................................................
    Power cord/cable connectors36................................................................................................................................................................
    Features and specifications36................................................................................................................................................................
  • Toshiba R835-P81 Specifications (4 pages)

    Toshiba portege r835-p81: specifications