Toshiba 1100-S101 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Toshiba 1100-S101. We have 1 Toshiba 1100-S101 manual available for free PDF download: User Manual

Toshiba 1100-S101 User Manual

Toshiba 1100-S101 User Manual (244 pages)

1100-S101 User's Guide  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 3.73 MB
Table of contents
Fcc Notice3................................................................................................................................................................
Type Of Service4................................................................................................................................................................
Telephone Company Procedures4................................................................................................................................................................
If Problems Arise5................................................................................................................................................................
Fax Branding5................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents11................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction19................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide19................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons20................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used21................................................................................................................................................................
Other Documentation21................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options22................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Finding Your Way Around23................................................................................................................................................................
Making Sure You Have Everything23................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Closed24................................................................................................................................................................
Back25................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side26................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side27................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Open28................................................................................................................................................................
Indicator Lights29................................................................................................................................................................
System Indicator Panel30................................................................................................................................................................
Underside31................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Getting Started33................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work33................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Computer-friendly Environment33................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Yourself Comfortable34................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions37................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer39................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Software39................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba40................................................................................................................................................................
Adding External Devices41................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Ac Adapter42................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery43................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time44................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Display Panel44................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Power44................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touchpad45................................................................................................................................................................
Control Buttons46................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touchpad46................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Additional Memory (optional)47................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module51................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Mouse51................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Printer52................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer53................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Computer56................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer57................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer57................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer57................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Lock58................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Learning The Basics59................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips59................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard60................................................................................................................................................................
Character Keys61................................................................................................................................................................
Ctrl, Fn, And Alt Keys61................................................................................................................................................................
Function Keys61................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Special Keys62................................................................................................................................................................
Overlay Keys62................................................................................................................................................................
Starting A Program64................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Your Work64................................................................................................................................................................
Printing Your Work65................................................................................................................................................................
Using Diskettes66................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting And Removing Diskettes66................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Diskettes66................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Your Files67................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Dvd Drive68................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive Components69................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Disc70................................................................................................................................................................
Playing An Audio Cd72................................................................................................................................................................
Playing A Dvd73................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Contents Of A Cd Or Dvd73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer Off74................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Cds And Dvds74................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications75................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Modem To A Phone Line75................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Network76................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Down The Computer76................................................................................................................................................................
Using Turn Off Computer77................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Command78................................................................................................................................................................
Standby Command79................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off More Quickly80................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again After Turn Off81................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hibernation81................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Hibernation Mode83................................................................................................................................................................
Using Standby84................................................................................................................................................................
Going Into Standby Mode More Quickly85................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Standby85................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Online Resources86................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Mobile Computing87................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Energy-saver Design87................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power88................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management88................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery89................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Rtc Battery90................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Power90................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Remaining Battery Power91................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Battery Power92................................................................................................................................................................
What To Do When The Battery Runs Low93................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Battery Alarms93................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Main Battery94................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery From The Computer94................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery95................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing Battery Life96................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries Safely97................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips98................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: Getting To Know The Windows99................................................................................................................................................................
Xp Operating System99................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 1: Exploring The Desktop100................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Way Around The Desktop100................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp File System102................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 2: Using The Touchpad And Control Buttons Together103................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 3: Learning About The Internet106................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 4: Creating A New Document107................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 5: Creating A New Folder108................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 6: Starting Programs109................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 7: Resizing, Repositioning, And Hiding Windows111................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Taskbar112................................................................................................................................................................
Minimizing And Maximizing Windows112................................................................................................................................................................
Resizing And Moving Windows113................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 8: Closing Programs115................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 9: Creating Shortcuts116................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Shortcut To The Calculator116................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Shortcut To The Character Map117................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 10: Changing The Screen Saver119................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 11: Setting The Date And Time121................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 12: Removing Objects From The Desktop122................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 13: Using System Restore124................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 14: If I Am Lost, What Do I Do125................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp Help And Support Center125................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Online Tours And Tutorials127................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 15: Turning Off Your Computer128................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: Exploring Your Options129................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Xp Special Features129................................................................................................................................................................
Personalizing Your Desktop130................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Taskbar130................................................................................................................................................................
Bringing The World To Your Desktop131................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Desktop And Browsing Style132................................................................................................................................................................
Personalizing Individual Windows133................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Window Toolbars134................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Information About Each Folder135................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Computer At The Office136................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Modem To A Telephone Line138................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Dial-up Connection138................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging Data With Another Computer139................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Files Using A Parallel Port Connection139................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help Transferring Files140................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet140................................................................................................................................................................
An Overview Of Using The Internet141................................................................................................................................................................
The Internet141................................................................................................................................................................
The World Wide Web142................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Service Providers142................................................................................................................................................................
Signing Up With An Internet Service Provider142................................................................................................................................................................
Surfing The Internet143................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Features143................................................................................................................................................................
Uploading And Downloading Files On The Internet144................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Video Features144................................................................................................................................................................
Display Settings Hot Key145................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Audio Features146................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Sounds146................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Microphone146................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Recording Settings147................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Speakers Or Headphones148................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Monitor, Keyboard And Mouse148................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Display Properties Setting149................................................................................................................................................................
Using Pc Cards150................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Supporting Software150................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Pc Cards150................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Pc Cards151................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Swapping152................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7: Windvd153................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Dvds153................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Toolbar155................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Status Bar155................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Control Panel156................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Control Panel Playback Buttons157................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing The Video Window160................................................................................................................................................................
Using Playlists160................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Playlists161................................................................................................................................................................
Loading And Playing Playlists162................................................................................................................................................................
Resuming Normal Playback After Using Playlists162................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Windvd163................................................................................................................................................................
Setting General Properties163................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Audio Properties165................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Display Properties166................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Control Panel167................................................................................................................................................................
Using Windvd Advanced Features169................................................................................................................................................................
Zooming In174................................................................................................................................................................
Panning174................................................................................................................................................................
Zooming Out174................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Color Balance175................................................................................................................................................................
Launching An Internet Browser From Windvd176................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help176................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Windvd176................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8: If Something Goes Wrong177................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer180................................................................................................................................................................
The Windows ® Operating System Is Not Working181................................................................................................................................................................
Using Startup Options To Fix Problems181................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Problems182................................................................................................................................................................
The Windows Xp Operating System Can Help You183................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving A Hardware Conflict183................................................................................................................................................................
A Plan Of Action184................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Hardware Conflicts On Your Own184................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager186................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Card Problems188................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries188................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems190................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems190................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Drive Problems192................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive Problems194................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems203................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems203................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems206................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Problems207................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits208................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance209................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call209................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Toshiba210................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites211................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Worldwide Offices212................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Hot Keys215................................................................................................................................................................
Instant Password Security215................................................................................................................................................................
Sound216................................................................................................................................................................
Display Modes216................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Hot Keys216................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Power Cable Connectors217................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary219................................................................................................................................................................
Index235................................................................................................................................................................

Advertisement

Share and save

Advertisement