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Toshiba 1115-S123 User Manual

Toshiba 1115-S123 User Manual (234 pages)

1110-S153 User's Guide  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 3.94 MB
Table of contents
Fcc Notice3................................................................................................................................................................
Type Of Service4................................................................................................................................................................
Telephone Company Procedures4................................................................................................................................................................
If Problems Arise5................................................................................................................................................................
Fax Branding5................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents9................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction17................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide17................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons18................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used19................................................................................................................................................................
Other Documentation19................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options20................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Finding Your Way Around21................................................................................................................................................................
Making Sure You Have Everything21................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Closed22................................................................................................................................................................
Back23................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side24................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side25................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Open26................................................................................................................................................................
Indicator Lights27................................................................................................................................................................
System Indicator Panel28................................................................................................................................................................
Underside29................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work31................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Computer-friendly Environment31................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Getting Started31................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Yourself Comfortable32................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions35................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer37................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Software37................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba39................................................................................................................................................................
Adding External Devices39................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Ac Adapter40................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery41................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time42................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Display Panel42................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Power42................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touchpad43................................................................................................................................................................
Control Buttons44................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touchpad44................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Additional Memory (optional)45................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module49................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Mouse49................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Printer50................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer52................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Computer55................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer56................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer56................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer56................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Lock57................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips59................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Learning The Basics59................................................................................................................................................................
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 Dvd74................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Contents Of A Cd Or Dvd74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer Off75................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Cds And Dvds75................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications76................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Modem To A Phone Line76................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Network76................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Down The Computer77................................................................................................................................................................
Using Turn Off Or Shut Down78................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Command79................................................................................................................................................................
Standby Command80................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off More Quickly81................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again After Turn Off82................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hibernation82................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Hibernation Mode83................................................................................................................................................................
Using Standby84................................................................................................................................................................
Going Into Standby Mode More Quickly85................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Standby86................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Online Resources86................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Energy-saver Design87................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Mobile Computing87................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power88................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management89................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery89................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Rtc Battery90................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Power91................................................................................................................................................................
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 Computer95................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery95................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing Battery Life96................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries Safely97................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips98................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System99................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 1: Exploring The Desktop100................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Way Around The Desktop100................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp File System102................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp Help And Support Center125................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Online Tours And Tutorials127................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 15: Turning Off Your Computer128................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: Exploring Your Options129................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................
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................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Dvds153................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7: Windvd153................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Slider Bar (location)155................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Control Panel156................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Control Panel Playback Buttons157................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing The Video Window160................................................................................................................................................................
Using Windvd Advanced Features160................................................................................................................................................................
Using Playlists161................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Playlist162................................................................................................................................................................
Playing A Playlist163................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help164................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Windvd164................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8: If Something Goes Wrong165................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer168................................................................................................................................................................
The Windows ® Operating System Is Not Working169................................................................................................................................................................
Using Startup Options To Fix Problems169................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Problems170................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving A Hardware Conflict171................................................................................................................................................................
A Plan Of Action172................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Hardware Conflicts On Your Own172................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager174................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Card Problems176................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries176................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems178................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems178................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Drive Problems180................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive Problems182................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems191................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems191................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems194................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Problems195................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits196................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance197................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call197................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Toshiba198................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites199................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Worldwide Offices200................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Hot Keys203................................................................................................................................................................
Instant Password Security203................................................................................................................................................................
Without A Password203................................................................................................................................................................
With A Password203................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Security When The Battery Isn't Fully Charged204................................................................................................................................................................
Sound205................................................................................................................................................................
Display Modes205................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Hot Keys206................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Power Cable Connectors207................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary209................................................................................................................................................................
Index225................................................................................................................................................................

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