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Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual

Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual (174 pages)

Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 7.07 MB
Table of contents
Bluetooth Wireless Technology Interoperability4................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology And Your Health5................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Interoperability5................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Lan And Your Health6................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Safety Instructions7................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Statements9................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization14................................................................................................................................................................
Contents19................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction24................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide26................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons27................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used27................................................................................................................................................................
Documentation28................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options28................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications28................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Getting Started29................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work29................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Work Environment29................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Yourself Comfortable30................................................................................................................................................................
Computer User Comfort Recommendations30................................................................................................................................................................
Good Working Posture30................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard, Mouse Or Monitor31................................................................................................................................................................
Typing Style32................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Breaks And Varying Tasks32................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Computing Tips33................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting The Notebook33................................................................................................................................................................
Seeking Additional Help33................................................................................................................................................................
Check List34................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions34................................................................................................................................................................
Important Information On Your Computer's Cooling Fan36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer37................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Power Source37................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery40................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time40................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Setup41................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Software41................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba41................................................................................................................................................................
To Shut Down Your Computer42................................................................................................................................................................
To Restart Your Computer42................................................................................................................................................................
To Place Your Computer In Sleep Mode43................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Optional External Devices44................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Memory (optional)44................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Memory Module45................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module50................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Total Memory52................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering The Internal Storage Drive53................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Recovery Media54................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring From Recovery Media56................................................................................................................................................................
Refresh Your Pc (with User's Data)57................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Your Pc59................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Drivers And Applications62................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touch Pad63................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Touch Pad Settings65................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touch Pad66................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting An External Device66................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Display Devices66................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Video Cables67................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting An External Monitor Or Projector67................................................................................................................................................................
Turn On The Computer68................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Quality Of The External Display69................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Your Computer's Settings69................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer69................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer70................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer70................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Lock70................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Learning The Basics72................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips72................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard73................................................................................................................................................................
Function Keys74................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Screen75................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Screen Navigation75................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse Properties76................................................................................................................................................................
Starting An App76................................................................................................................................................................
Starting An App From The Start Screen76................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Your Work77................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Your Work78................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Optical Disc Drive78................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Components79................................................................................................................................................................
Media Control Buttons79................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting An Optical Disc80................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Optical Media81................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Optical Media81................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On82................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer Off82................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Online Resources82................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Mobile Computing83................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Energy-saver Design83................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power83................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Notice84................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management85................................................................................................................................................................
Charging Batteries85................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Rtc Battery86................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Power87................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Remaining Battery Power88................................................................................................................................................................
What To Do When The Main Battery Runs Low89................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Battery Notifications89................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Battery Power90................................................................................................................................................................
Power Plans91................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Eco Power Plan92................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Main Battery93................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery From The Computer93................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Charged Battery94................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery96................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions96................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Your Battery96................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries97................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips98................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features99................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring The Start Screen99................................................................................................................................................................
Charms100................................................................................................................................................................
Tiles101................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring The Desktop101................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Way Around The Desktop101................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications104................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Network105................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Audio Features105................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Sounds105................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Speakers Or Headphones106................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Web Camera106................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Card Reader107................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Memory Media107................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Memory Media108................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: Utilities109................................................................................................................................................................
Eco Utility110................................................................................................................................................................
Password Utility111................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Supervisor Password111................................................................................................................................................................
Using A User Password113................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A User Password114................................................................................................................................................................
System Settings115................................................................................................................................................................
Function Key117................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Media Creator118................................................................................................................................................................
Service Station118................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Application Installer119................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong120................................................................................................................................................................
Problems That Are Easy To Fix120................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer121................................................................................................................................................................
Working123................................................................................................................................................................
Using Startup Options To Fix Problems124................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Problems126................................................................................................................................................................
Help You127................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager127................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Device Properties127................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems128................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries129................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems131................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems131................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Or Storage Drive Problems133................................................................................................................................................................
Error-checking133................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Problems134................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems136................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems136................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Networking Problems137................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Operating Problems138................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits139................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance144................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Toshiba145................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites145................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Worldwide Offices145................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Toshiba Function Keys147................................................................................................................................................................
Functions147................................................................................................................................................................
Help File148................................................................................................................................................................
Display Brightness148................................................................................................................................................................
Output (display Switch)149................................................................................................................................................................
Media Buttons150................................................................................................................................................................
Volume Mute151................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling Wireless Devices151................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Function Keys151................................................................................................................................................................
Zoom (display Resolution)151................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Power Cord/cable Connectors152................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary153................................................................................................................................................................
Index168................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual

Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual (170 pages)

Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 7.48 MB
Table of contents
Wireless Interoperability7................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Lan And Your Health8................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Safety Instructions9................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Statements11................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization16................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide27................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons28................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used28................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options29................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started30................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work30................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer38................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Power Source39................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery40................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time41................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Setup41................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba42................................................................................................................................................................
To Shut Down Your Computer43................................................................................................................................................................
To Restart Your Computer44................................................................................................................................................................
To Place Your Computer In Sleep Mode44................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Optional External Devices45................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Memory45................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering The Internal Storage Drive45................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring From Recovery Media49................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Your Pc52................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touch Pad56................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Touch Pad Settings58................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Display Devices60................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer63................................................................................................................................................................
Learning The Basics65................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips65................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard66................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Screen68................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse Properties69................................................................................................................................................................
Starting An App70................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Your Work71................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Your Work71................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Optical Disc Drive71................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Components72................................................................................................................................................................
Media Control Buttons73................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting An Optical Disc73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On75................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Computing77................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power77................................................................................................................................................................
Charging Batteries79................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Power80................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Remaining Battery Power81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Eco Power Plan85................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Main Battery86................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Charged Battery88................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery89................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries90................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips91................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring The Start Screen93................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring The Desktop95................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications98................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Audio Features99................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Web Camera101................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Card Reader101................................................................................................................................................................
Eco Utility105................................................................................................................................................................
Password Utility106................................................................................................................................................................
System Settings111................................................................................................................................................................
Function Key113................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Media Creator114................................................................................................................................................................
Service Station114................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Application Installer115................................................................................................................................................................
If Something Goes Wrong116................................................................................................................................................................
Problems That Are Easy To Fix116................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer117................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager123................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries124................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems126................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems126................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Or Storage Drive Problems128................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Problems130................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems131................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems131................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Networking Problems132................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Operating Problems134................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits135................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance140................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites141................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Function Keys143................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touch Pad146................................................................................................................................................................
Media Buttons146................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual

Toshiba Satellite C50 User Manual (134 pages)

User Manual  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 3.25 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Copyright, Disclaimer And Trademarks4................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Information5................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Conditions6................................................................................................................................................................
Working Environment7................................................................................................................................................................
Following Information Is Only For Turkey9................................................................................................................................................................
Video Standard Notice10................................................................................................................................................................
Openssl Toolkit License Issues10................................................................................................................................................................
Energy StarĀ® Program13................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of The Computer And The Computer's Batteries13................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive Safety Instructions14................................................................................................................................................................
General Precautions14................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer16................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer16................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons17................................................................................................................................................................
Equipment Checklist19................................................................................................................................................................
Conventions19................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Computer For The First Time20................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Ac Adaptor21................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Display23................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Power24................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Setup24................................................................................................................................................................
Getting To Know Windows25................................................................................................................................................................
Start Screen25................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Power26................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Mode27................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Mode28................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Hibernation Mode29................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Closed31................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side32................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side33................................................................................................................................................................
Back35................................................................................................................................................................
Underside36................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Open37................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Hardware Components39................................................................................................................................................................
Power Condition Descriptions43................................................................................................................................................................
Power Indicator44................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touch Pad45................................................................................................................................................................
The Keyboard46................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drives48................................................................................................................................................................
Using Optical Disc Drives49................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Discs50................................................................................................................................................................
Writable Discs51................................................................................................................................................................
Important Message52................................................................................................................................................................
Before Writing Or Rewriting53................................................................................................................................................................
When Writing Or Rewriting54................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Video Player55................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Blu-ray Disc Player57................................................................................................................................................................
D Playback On An External 3d Device59................................................................................................................................................................
Battery64................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Batteries65................................................................................................................................................................
Charging Time65................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Charging Notice66................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Capacity66................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing Battery Operating Time67................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Battery Life68................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Pack68................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery Pack69................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Battery Pack70................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Cable Types70................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Memory Module71................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Memory Module72................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module75................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Media76................................................................................................................................................................
Media Care78................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Memory Media79................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Memory Media79................................................................................................................................................................
External Display80................................................................................................................................................................
Security Lock82................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Toshiba Accessories83................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System And Video Mode83................................................................................................................................................................
Volume Mixer84................................................................................................................................................................
Microphone Level84................................................................................................................................................................
Video Mode85................................................................................................................................................................
Utilities And Applications86................................................................................................................................................................
Special Features89................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Password Utility91................................................................................................................................................................
Supervisor Password93................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba System Settings94................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Media Player By Smedio Truelink+95................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Pc Health Monitor96................................................................................................................................................................
System Recovery97................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Recovery Media98................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Hard Disk Drive100................................................................................................................................................................
Ordering Recovery Discs From Toshiba100................................................................................................................................................................
Problem Solving Process102................................................................................................................................................................
Analyzing The Problem103................................................................................................................................................................
If Something Goes Wrong104................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware And System Checklist105................................................................................................................................................................
Overheating Power Down106................................................................................................................................................................
Real Time Clock108................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive109................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disc Drive109................................................................................................................................................................
Pointing Device110................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad110................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Device112................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System113................................................................................................................................................................
External Monitor113................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba Support115................................................................................................................................................................
Where To Write116................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications117................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Power Cord And Connectors118................................................................................................................................................................
Certification Agencies119................................................................................................................................................................
Information For Wireless Devices120................................................................................................................................................................
Card Specifications122................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Characteristics122................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth Wireless Technology122................................................................................................................................................................
Worldwide Operation123................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Links123................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Regulatory Information123................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization128................................................................................................................................................................
Radio Approvals For Wireless Devices128................................................................................................................................................................
Legal Footnotes129................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Life130................................................................................................................................................................
Copy Protection131................................................................................................................................................................