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Toshiba 1130-S156 User Manual

Toshiba 1130-S156 User Manual (244 pages)

Toshiba Notebook Computer User's Guide  
Brand: Toshiba | Category: Laptop | Size: 3.9 MB
Table of contents
Fcc Notice3................................................................................................................................................................
Type Of Service4................................................................................................................................................................
Telephone Company Procedures4................................................................................................................................................................
If Problems Arise5................................................................................................................................................................
Fax Branding5................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Interoperability6................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Lan And Your Health7................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Information7................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authorization13................................................................................................................................................................
Interference Statement13................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents18................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction26................................................................................................................................................................
This Guide26................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Icons27................................................................................................................................................................
Other Icons Used28................................................................................................................................................................
Other Documentation28................................................................................................................................................................
Service Options29................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Finding Your Way Around30................................................................................................................................................................
Making Sure You Have Everything30................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Closed31................................................................................................................................................................
Back32................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side33................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side34................................................................................................................................................................
Front With The Display Open35................................................................................................................................................................
System Indicator Panel36................................................................................................................................................................
Underside38................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2: Getting Started39................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Place To Work39................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Computer-friendly Environment39................................................................................................................................................................
Keeping Yourself Comfortable40................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions43................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer45................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Software45................................................................................................................................................................
Registering Your Computer With Toshiba46................................................................................................................................................................
Adding External Devices47................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Power Source47................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Main Battery49................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Computer For The First Time50................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Display Panel50................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Power51................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Touchpad52................................................................................................................................................................
Control Buttons52................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Or Enabling The Touchpad53................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Additional Memory (optional)54................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module59................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Mouse60................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Printer60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer61................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Computer64................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Your Computer65................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Computer65................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Computer65................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Computer Lock66................................................................................................................................................................
Computing Tips67................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Learning The Basics67................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard68................................................................................................................................................................
Character Keys69................................................................................................................................................................
Ctrl, Fn, And Alt Keys69................................................................................................................................................................
Function Keys69................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Special Keys70................................................................................................................................................................
Overlay Keys70................................................................................................................................................................
Starting A Program72................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Your Work72................................................................................................................................................................
Printing Your Work73................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Your Files74................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Dvd-rom Or Multifunction Drive74................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive Components75................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Disc76................................................................................................................................................................
Playing An Audio Cd78................................................................................................................................................................
Playing A Dvd80................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Contents Of A Cd Or Dvd80................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer On80................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Disc With The Computer Off81................................................................................................................................................................
Caring For Cds And Dvds81................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up For Communications82................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Modem To A Phone Line82................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Network82................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Down The Computer83................................................................................................................................................................
Turn Off Or Shut Down Command83................................................................................................................................................................
Restart Command84................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Command84................................................................................................................................................................
Standby Command85................................................................................................................................................................
Using Turn Off Or Shut Down86................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off More Quickly87................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again After Turn Off88................................................................................................................................................................
Using Hibernation88................................................................................................................................................................
Going Into Hibernation Mode More Quickly90................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Hibernation Mode91................................................................................................................................................................
Using Standby91................................................................................................................................................................
Going Into Standby Mode More Quickly92................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Again From Standby93................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Online Resources93................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Energy-saver Design94................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Mobile Computing94................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Computer On Battery Power95................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management96................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery96................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Rtc Battery97................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Battery Power98................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Remaining Battery Power98................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Battery Power99................................................................................................................................................................
What To Do When The Battery Runs Low100................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Battery Alarms101................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Main Battery102................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery From The Computer102................................................................................................................................................................
Taking Care Of Your Battery103................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing Battery Life104................................................................................................................................................................
Disposing Of Used Batteries Safely105................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling Tips106................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: Getting To Know The Windows ® Xp Operating System108................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 1: Exploring The Desktop108................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Your Way Around The Desktop108................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp File System110................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 2: Using The Touchpad And Control Buttons Together111................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 3: Learning About The Internet114................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 4: Creating A New Document115................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 5: Creating A New Folder116................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 6: Starting Programs117................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 7: Resizing, Repositioning And Hiding Windows119................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Taskbar120................................................................................................................................................................
Minimizing And Maximizing Windows120................................................................................................................................................................
Resizing And Moving Windows121................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 8: Closing Programs122................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 9: Creating Shortcuts123................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Shortcut To The Calculator123................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Shortcut To The Character Map124................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 10: Changing The Screen Saver126................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 11: Setting The Date And Time128................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 12: Removing Objects From The Desktop130................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 13: Using System Restore132................................................................................................................................................................
Windows ® Xp Help And Support Center133................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Online Tours And Tutorials135................................................................................................................................................................
Lesson 15: Turning Off Your Computer136................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: Exploring Your Options137................................................................................................................................................................
Personalizing Your Desktop138................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Taskbar138................................................................................................................................................................
Bringing The World To Your Desktop139................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Desktop And Browsing Style140................................................................................................................................................................
Personalizing Individual Windows141................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Window Toolbars142................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Information About Each Folder143................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Computer At The Office144................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Modem To A Telephone Line146................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Dial-up Connection146................................................................................................................................................................
Exchanging Data With Another Computer147................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Parallel Port Connection147................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help Transferring Files147................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet148................................................................................................................................................................
An Overview Of Using The Internet149................................................................................................................................................................
The Internet149................................................................................................................................................................
The World Wide Web149................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Service Providers150................................................................................................................................................................
Signing Up With An Internet Service Provider150................................................................................................................................................................
Surfing The Internet150................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Features151................................................................................................................................................................
Uploading And Downloading Files On The Internet151................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Video Features152................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Display Properties Setting152................................................................................................................................................................
Display Settings Hot Key153................................................................................................................................................................
Exploring Audio Features154................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Sounds154................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Microphone154................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Recording Settings155................................................................................................................................................................
Using External Speakers Or Headphones156................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Monitor, Keyboard And Mouse156................................................................................................................................................................
Using Pc Cards157................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Supporting Software157................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting Pc Cards157................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Pc Cards158................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Swapping158................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Dvds160................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7: Windvd160................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Slider Bar (location)162................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Windvd Control Panel162................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Control Panel Playback Buttons163................................................................................................................................................................
Maximizing The Video Window168................................................................................................................................................................
Using Windvd Advanced Features168................................................................................................................................................................
Using Playlists169................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Playlist170................................................................................................................................................................
Playing A Playlist171................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help172................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Windvd172................................................................................................................................................................
Problems That Are Easy To Fix173................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8: If Something Goes Wrong173................................................................................................................................................................
Problems When You Turn On The Computer175................................................................................................................................................................
The Windows ® Operating System Is Not Working176................................................................................................................................................................
Using Startup Options To Fix Problems177................................................................................................................................................................
Internet Problems178................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving A Hardware Conflict179................................................................................................................................................................
A Plan Of Action179................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Hardware Conflicts On Your Own180................................................................................................................................................................
Fixing A Problem With Device Manager182................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Module Problems183................................................................................................................................................................
Power And The Batteries184................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems186................................................................................................................................................................
Display Problems186................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Drive Problems188................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Or Multi-function Drive Problems191................................................................................................................................................................
Sound System Problems199................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems200................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems203................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Problems204................................................................................................................................................................
Develop Good Computing Habits204................................................................................................................................................................
If You Need Further Assistance205................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call206................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Toshiba206................................................................................................................................................................
Other Toshiba Internet Web Sites207................................................................................................................................................................
Toshiba's Worldwide Offices208................................................................................................................................................................
Volume Mute211................................................................................................................................................................
Instant Password Security211................................................................................................................................................................
Without A Password211................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Hot Keys211................................................................................................................................................................
With A Password212................................................................................................................................................................
When The Battery Is Not Fully Charged212................................................................................................................................................................
Power Usage Mode213................................................................................................................................................................
Standby Mode214................................................................................................................................................................
Hibernation Mode215................................................................................................................................................................
Display Modes216................................................................................................................................................................
Display Brightness216................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling A Wireless Device217................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Hot Keys217................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Power Cable Connectors218................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary219................................................................................................................................................................
Index235................................................................................................................................................................

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