Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 User Guide

Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 Manual

Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 manual table of contents:

  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 1
    X800 Series User's Guide If you need assistance: Technical support is available online at Toshiba's Web site at support.toshiba.com. At this Web site, you will find answers for many commonly asked technical questions plus many downloadable software drivers, ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 2
    ...PRODUCT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. YOU AGREE THAT TOSHIBA, ITS AFFILIATES AND SUPPLIERS SHALL HAVE ... DEVICES AND THE DATA CANNOT BE RECOVERED, TOSHIBA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE ...DATA HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COPIED OR TRANSFERRED. TOSHIBA DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY FOR THE FAILURE TO COPY...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 3
    ... failure could lead to injury to persons or loss of life or catastrophic property damage. ACCORDINGLY, TOSHIBA, ITS AFFILIATES AND SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ... APPLICATIONS. IF YOU USE THE COMPUTER PRODUCTS IN A CRITICAL APPLICATION, YOU, AND NOT TOSHIBA, ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR SUCH USE. FCC Notice ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 4
    ... such problem, immediately turn off your Bluetooth or Wireless LAN device. Please contact Toshiba computer product support on Web site http://www.toshiba-europe.com/computers/tnt/bluetooth.htm in Europe or support.toshiba.com in the United States for more information.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 5
    ... guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, TOSHIBA believes Wireless LAN is safe for use by consumers. These ...and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature. In some situations...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 6
    ...Radio Frequency Radiation The radiated output power of the TOSHIBA Wireless LAN Mini PCI Card ...FCC radio frequency exposure limits. Nevertheless, the TOSHIBA Wireless LAN Mini PCI Card ...were met. To prevent radio interference to the licensed service, this device is intended to be operated indoors and ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 7
    ...11a radio device. EU Declaration of Conformity TOSHIBA declares that this product conforms to the following Standards:... Directives. The party responsible for CE-Marking is TOSHIBA Europe GmbH, Hammfelddamm 8, 41460 Neuss,... (Hg), and/or cadmium (Cd) defined in the Battery Directive (2006/66/EC), then ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 8
    ...United States. Although the initial emphasis is in Europe, Toshiba is already working with design engineers, suppliers,...and other partners to determine appropriate worldwide product life cycle planning and end...-in or recycle your product, visit www.reuse.toshiba.com. Taiwan Article 14 Unless approved...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 9
    ... or turn off the source of emissions. 3. Contact TOSHIBA Direct PC if you have problems with interference caused by this product to ... This equipment uses a frequency bandwidth from 2,400 MHz to 2,483.5 MHz. 3. TOSHIBA Direct PC Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 17:00 Toll Free Tel: 0120-15-1048 Direct Dial: ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 10
    10 VCCI Class B Information Device Authorization This device obtains the Technical Regulation Conformity Certification and the Technical Conditions Compliance Approval, and it belongs to the device class of radio equipment of low-power data communication system radio station stipulated in the ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 11
    ... of the allowable frequencies as listed above, the user must cease operating the Wireless LAN at that location and consult the local technical support staff responsible for the wireless network. The 5 GHz Turbo mode feature is not allowed for operation in any European Community country. This device ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 12
    ...using these cards. Please contact TOSHIBA computer product support on Web site http:/ /www.toshiba-europe.com/computers/tnt/bluetooth.htm in Europe or support.toshiba.com in the United ...site http://www.toshiba-europe.com/ computers/tnt/bluetooth.htm in Europe or support.toshiba.com in the United ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 13
    ... and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature. In some situations ... the FCC radio frequency exposure limits. Nevertheless, the Bluetooth Card from TOSHIBA shall be used in such a manner that the potential ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 14
    ...and medical radio emission electric machinery. Article 17 Optical Disc Drive Safety Instructions This appliance contains a laser system... exposed to laser light or other safety hazards, resulting in serious injury. Always contact an authorized Toshiba service provider, if any repair or adjustment is...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 15
    ...respect to the use of the information contained herein. ©2012 by Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. All ... INFORMATION SYSTEMS, INC. (TOSHIBA) PROVIDES NO WARRANTY WITH REGARD TO THIS MANUAL OR ANY OTHER... BETWEEN THE PRODUCT AND THE MANUAL. IN NO EVENT SHALL TOSHIBA BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 16
    16 Trademarks Qosmio and eco Utility are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. and/or Toshiba Corporation....word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Toshiba is under license. Other ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 17
    17 Computer Recycling Information As part of a commitment to people and the future, Toshiba promotes ... to recycle products at the end of the life cycle. To learn more about Toshiba's sustainability commitment, visit ...-branded program. Non working Toshiba computers can be mailed-back for free recycling...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 18
    ... comfortable ...30 Computer user comfort recommendations ...30 Good Working Posture ...30 Using the notebook with an external keyboard, mouse or monitor...31 Typing style... and varying tasks ...32 Mobile computing tips ...33 Transporting the notebook...33 Seeking additional help ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 19
    ... power source ...37 Charging the main battery...40 Using the computer for the first time ...40 ... up your software...41 Registering your computer with Toshiba ...41 To Shut down your ......67 Directing the display output when you turn on the computer ...68 Adjusting the quality of the external display......
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 20
    ...Toshiba's online resources ...83 Chapter 3: Mobile Computing...84 Toshiba's energy-saver design...84 Running the computer on battery power ...84 Battery Notice ...85 Power management ...battery power ...88 Determining remaining battery power...89 What to do when the battery runs low ...90
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 21
    ... plan ...93 Changing the main battery ...93 Removing the battery from the computer ...94 Inserting a charged ... of used batteries ...97 Traveling tips ...98 Chapter 4: Exploring Your Computer's Features...... & Entertainment ...112 Tools & Utilities ...113 Support & Recovery ...114 eco Utility® ...115
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 22
    ... PC Diagnostic Tool Utility ...126 PC Health Monitor...127 Recovery Media Creator...128 Service Station...128 TOSHIBA Application Installer...129 Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong...130 Problems that are easy to fix ...130 Problems when ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 23
    ... DVD Blu-ray Disc™ operating problems ...151 Develop good computing habits ...152 Data and ... you need further assistance...157 Contacting Toshiba ...158 Other Toshiba Internet Web sites...158 Toshiba's worldwide offices...159 Appendix A: TOSHIBA Function Keys...160 Functions ...160 Help file...161...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 24
    ...Welcome to the world of powerful, portable, multimedia computing. With your Toshiba computer, your work and ...wherever you go. Your computer is ENERGY STAR® qualified. Toshiba is a partner in the Environmental Protection ...both AC power and battery modes. To conserve energy, your computer is set to dim...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 25
    ... (RoHS), which restricts use of lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent chromium, PBB, and PBDE. Toshiba requires its computer component suppliers to meet RoHS requirements and verifies ... its retail version (if available), and may not include user manuals or all program functionality.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 26
    ...particular model, please visit Toshiba's Web site at support.toshiba.com. While Toshiba has made every ...stay current with the various computer software or hardware options, visit Toshiba's Web site at support.toshiba.com. This guide This guide introduces the computer's features as well as some basic...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 27
    Introduction Safety icons 27 Safety icons This manual contains safety instructions that must be observed to avoid potential hazards that could ... according to the seriousness of the risk, and icons highlight these instructions as follows: Indicates an imminently hazardous situation which, if not ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 28
    ... and hardware options for your computer, and for other product information, be sure to regularly check the Toshiba Web site at support.toshiba.com. If you have a problem or need to contact Toshiba, see "If Something Goes Wrong" on page 130.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 29
    ... the first time you use your computer. Please read the safety instruction information on the Quick Start document (that shipped with your computer) carefully and make sure you fully understand the instructions before you attempt to use your computer in order to avoid potential hazards that...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 30
    ... your wrists are straight when typing. However, if the notebook is on a work surface that is above your elbow ...and try not to rest your wrists on the notebook. Support your arms on your forearm .... The forearms can be supported by the chair arm supports or the desk surface. The notebook display should ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 31
    ...device. We recommend that you adjust the brightness of your notebook display to a comfortable level to prevent possible eye strain... eyes periodically by focusing on objects that are farther away. ❖ ❖ ❖ ❖ Using the notebook with an external keyboard, mouse or monitor (Sample Illustration) ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 32
    ... touch pad, Accupoint®, or tablet pen whichever is available with your notebook computer, or other optional pointing devices like mouse or ... people find it comfortable to occasionally stand while using the notebook. To do this properly, the notebook needs to be on an elevated surface. Make sure you ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 33
    ... stress and evaluate ways to reduce the stress. ❖ ❖ Mobile computing tips ❖ When using the notebook at airports, on airplanes or trains, or at ... computer and possibly cause overheating of your computer. ❖ ❖ Transporting the notebook Although your notebook is light, carrying it for a ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 34
    ...place to work Is your chair comfortable - does it support your back and arms well?... in a comfortable, straight posture? Are your arms supported in the forearm area (not at the wrist)? Do... reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to the computer. Avoid prolonged physical contact with the underside...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 35
    ... 2. Disconnect the AC adaptor from the power plug socket and computer. 3. Remove the battery pack. Failure to follow these instructions could result in serious injury or permanent damage to the computer. Do not turn on the power again until you have...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 36
    ...Getting Started Selecting a place to work Keep the computer and disks away from objects that generate ...connected to a power outlet (even if your computer is in Sleep mode). In this condition, observe the following... adaptor could cause system failure, computer or AC adaptor damage or a fire, possibly ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 37
    ...keyboard, printer, and memory. Your computer contains a rechargeable battery that needs to be charged before ... to a live electrical outlet, or to charge the computer's battery. Never pull on a power cord/cable ... grasp the plug directly. Failure to follow this instruction may damage the cord/cable, and...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 38
    ...a power source Always use the TOSHIBA AC adaptor that was provided with your computer, or use AC adaptors specified by TOSHIBA to avoid any risk of fire or other damage to the computer. Use of ... could cause fire or damage to the computer possibly resulting in serious injury. TOSHIBA assumes no ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 39
    ...to connect or disconnect a power plug with wet hands. Failure to follow this instruction could result in an electric shock, possibly resulting in serious injury. The computer's battery light gives you an indication of the battery's current ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 40
    ... glows red. After that, the battery will be completely charged and ready to power the computer. NOTE Battery life and charge time may vary depending on the applications, power management settings, and features used. Using the computer for the ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 41
    Getting Started Registering your computer with Toshiba 41 Initial setup The Windows 8 Startup screen is the ..., the setup guides you through steps to set up your software. Follow the on-screen instructions. Registering your computer with Toshiba Product registration is strongly recommended, and ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 42
    ...Getting Started To Shut down your computer To Shut down your computer From the Start or Desktop screen, ..., and then click the Shut down option. The computer closes all open applications, shuts down... and then turns off. To Restart your computer 1 2 From the Start or Desktop screen, move your pointer...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 43
    ... Restart, and then click the Restart option. The computer closes all open applications, and restarts the operating system. To place your computer in Sleep mode 1 2 From the Start or Desktop screen, ... power down using the Sleep command and the battery discharges fully, your unsaved information ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 44
    ... devices Before adding external devices or memory, Toshiba recommends setting up your software. ... packaged with your system or visit accessories.toshiba.com. Your computer comes with enough memory to run most... NOTE Before adding external devices or memory, Toshiba recommends setting up your software....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 45
    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) To avoid damaging the computer's screws, use a small Phillips screwdriver that is in good condition... If only one memory module is to be installed, it must be installed in Slot A. If the computer is on, begin at step 1; otherwise, skip to step 5. 1 2 From the...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 46
    ...key, and then click the Shut down option. The computer closes all open applications, shuts down the..., and then place the computer upside down on the cloth. Remove the main battery. For information on removing the battery, see "Removing the battery from the computer" on page 94. To locate your memory ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 47
    ...any static electricity you may have built up. Avoid touching the connector on the memory module or on the computer. Grease or dust on the connector may cause memory access problems. 11 Carefully remove the new memory module from its antistatic packaging, ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 48
    ... with the socket 14 Firmly press the memory module into the memory slot's socket at approximately a 30-degree angle (to the horizontal surface of the computer). (Sample Illustration) Inserting the memory module into the socket 15 Once the module's connector is fully inserted into the socket, press ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 49
    ...installed in Slot A. 16 Replace the memory module slot cover and secure it using the screw(s). 17 Re-insert the battery. For more information on inserting the battery, see "Inserting a charged battery" on page 95. 18 Turn the computer right side up. Make sure to ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 50
    ... connected to a power outlet (even if your computer is in Sleep mode). In this condition, observe the following ... AC adaptor could cause system failure, computer or AC adaptor damage or a fire, possibly ... system has loaded, you can verify that the computer has recognized the additional memory module....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 51
    ... angle and slide it out of the slot. 3 Back of computer Slot B Slot A (Sample Illustration) Removing the... slot cover and secure it using the screw(s). Re-insert the battery. For more information on inserting ... battery, see "Inserting a charged battery" on page 95. Turn the computer right side up. ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 52
    ... to a power outlet (even if your computer is in Sleep mode). In this condition, observe the following ... in serious injury. 7 8 Reconnect the cables. Restart the computer. TECHNICAL NOTE: You must have...) is displayed below the System heading. If the computer does not recognize the memory configuration...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 53
    ... to allow the following program to make changes to this computer?" This is a security feature to prevent programs or people from doing things on your computer without your permission. If you were trying .... Recovering the Internal Storage Drive Your computer includes recovery utilities to allow you ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 54
    ... the operating system files, applications, and drivers originally shipped with the computer are restored. Any files that you created are not restored during... or more USB flash drives of a certain minimum capacity to your computer. The amount of space required for storing the recovery files varies by ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 55
    ... Media Creator dialog box displays. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator dialog box 2 3 Select DVD or USB Flash from... connect a USB flash drive of the required minimum capacity (as specified in the TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator utility) to your computer. All information stored on your DVDs...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 56
    ...internal storage drive from your recovery media. For instructions on creating recovery media, see "Creating..., applications, and drivers originally shipped with the computer are restored. Any files that you created... from recovery media: 1 2 Make sure your computer is turned off. Do one of the following...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 57
    .... Click Yes to continue. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the recovery process. When the process is complete,...has been recovered. 5 6 7 Click Finish to restart the computer. Refresh your PC (with user's data)... and attempts to save your data. Toshiba does not guarantee successful data...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 58
    ... to "Refresh your PC without affecting your files," and click Get Started. The "Refresh your PC" screen appears. (Sample Image) Refresh your PC screen Toshiba does not guarantee successful data back up. Be sure to save your work to external media before executing the recovery (see "Backing up your ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 59
    ... to save your work to external media before executing the recovery (see "Backing up your work" on page 77). NOTE During the recovery process your computer be must connected to an external power source via the AC adaptor. Move the pointer over the upper or lower right corner of the screen. When the...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 60
    60 3 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive Click Change PC Settings. The PC settings window appears. (Sample Image) PC settings screen 4 5 Click General. Scroll down to "Remove everything and reinstall Windows," and click Get Started. The "Reset your PC" screen appears. (Sample ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 61
    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 6 Click the Next button. 61 The "Do you want to fully clean your drive" screen appears. (Sample Image) Do you want to fully clean your drive screen 7 Select one of the following options: ❖ ❖ Just remove my files Fully clean the drive ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 62
    ... that were originally bundled with your computer. To reinstall drivers and applications: 1 From the Start screen begin typing TOSHIBA Application Installer and ... click the Search ( ) Charm and, in the Search field, type TOSHIBA Application Installer. In the list that appears, click your selection. ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 63
    ... NOTE Some of the touch pad operations described in this section are only supported in certain applications, and only on certain models. You can use ... pad and associated control buttons Refer to the table below for specific instructions on performing each operation. NOTE The pointer is the icon (...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 64
    ... to right-click. 2 Press and release the secondary control button. This feature varies by program. Check your program documentation for specific instructions on right-clicking. (Sample Illustration) Click the secondary (right-hand) control button Slide your finger along the right edge of the touch ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 65
    ...other user interface elements. For help with these problems, try one or more of the following: ❖ Try .... Touch pad setting options vary by computer model. The touch pad settings are accessible... option of the Windows Control Panel. For more information, please visit support.toshiba.com. ❖ ❖ NOTE...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 66
    ...(if available). You can easily attach an external device your computer. To do this: 1 2 3 4 Read the directions that came with the device to see if you ...install new software. Connect the device's video or USB cable to the port on the computer and to the device. Connect the device's power cable to a ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 67
    ... then connect the other end of the cable to your television or display device. Refer to the manual that came with the television or display device for more information. Your computer should automatically detect the external display device. Connecting ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 68
    ... the display settings by pressing the ( or by configuring the display properties settings. ) + P keys, Directing the display output when you turn on the computer Once you have connected an external display device, you can choose to use the internal display only, the external device only, or both ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 69
    ... to your operating system documentation or Help and Support for details. You may also wish to customize ... cleaning and moving your computer. For information about taking care of your computer's battery, see "Taking care of your battery" on page 96. NOTE Please handle your computer carefully to avoid...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 70
    ...the computer Keep liquids, including cleaning fluid, out of the computer's keyboard, speaker, and other openings. Never ... an optional computer lock cable. For more information on purchasing a cable lock, visit accessories.toshiba.com. (Sample Illustration) Computer lock cable To secure the computer:...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 71
    Getting Started Caring for your computer 3 71 Insert the cable's locking end into the security lock slot on your computer, then engage the locking device. The computer is now securely locked. (Sample Illustration) Attaching security lock cable
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 72
    Chapter 2 Learning the Basics This chapter gives some computing tips and provides important information about basic features. Computing ... are using goes down and you must restart your computer to reconnect, or your battery runs out of charge while you are working, you will lose all work since you ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 73
    ... and eyestrain. Do not turn off the computer if a drive indicator light indicates a drive is active. Turning off the computer while it is reading from or writing to a disk may damage the ... positions may be lost. Using the keyboard Your computer's keyboard contains character keys, control ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 74
    ... keys marked with icons execute specific functions on the computer. For example, F5 turns the touch pad ON...(Sample Illustration) Special Windows® keys Your computer's keyboard has one key and one... Start screen. For more information refer to Help & Support, or see "Exploring the Start screen" on page ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 75
    Learning the Basics Mouse properties 75 Backlit keyboard Your keyboard comes with a backlight illumination feature. Press FN + Z to turn the backlight off and on. If the keyboard backlight setting is set to Auto, the backlight turns on when you type on the keyboard and turns off after a certain ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 76
    ...you wish to open. Saving your work Before you turn off the computer using the Shut down command, save your work on the internal ... media, flash media, or optical disc. This is one of the most important rules of computing. Many programs offer a feature that saves documents at regular intervals. Check ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 77
    ... Microsoft® Windows® file recovery program preinstalled on the computer's internal storage drive. Also see ...Backing up your data or your entire computer with the Windows® operating system" on page 155.... a significant increase in data storage and support features that were not available on previous ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 78
    ... or television. The external monitor or television must support HDMI™. Some Blu-ray Discମ. in the simultaneous setting. For more information on your computer's display settings, see "Directing the display output when you turn on the computer" on page 68. When an HDMI™ cable is used to send a High...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 79
    ...player console. Use of the touch pad or a mouse is not supported within the Blu-ray Disc™ player. Optical...: Drive in-use indicator light Eject button Manual eject hole (Sample Illustration) Optical disc ...a pencil to press the manual eject button. Pencil lead can break off inside the computer and ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 80
    ... allow you mute the sound and play audio CDs or DVD movies when the computer is on. Volume decrease button Play/pause button Previous track button Next ... disc To insert an optical disc into the drive: 1 2 3 4 Make sure the computer is turned on. Make sure the drive's in-use indicator light is off. ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 81
    ... into place. If you insert the disc incorrectly, it may jam the drive. If this happens, contact Toshiba support for assistance. 6 Push the disc tray in by ... information regarding supported optical media formats please refer to your computer's detailed specifications at support.toshiba.com.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 82
    ...may not play back or operate properly on other computers or optical media players. These problems are not due to any defect in your Toshiba computer or optical disc drive. Please refer to your computer's product specification for listing of...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 83
    Learning the Basics Toshiba's online resources 2 3 Pull the tray out until it is fully open,...Gently press the tray in to close it. 83 Toshiba's online resources Toshiba maintains a number of online ... connect. These sites provide information about Toshiba products, give help with technical questions...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 84
    ... Mobile Computing This chapter covers all aspects of using your computer while traveling. Toshiba's energy-saver design Your computer enters a .... Many of these energy-saving features have been preset by Toshiba. We recommend you leave these features active, allowing your computer to operate at its ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 85
    .... The battery life rating is only achieved on the select models and configurations tested by Toshiba ... designed to work with your Toshiba computer. To ensure that the battery maintains its maximum capacity, operate ... may fail to retain a charge. This may shorten the life of the battery, and may cause ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 86
    ... are not completely familiar with the power management component of the system should use the preset configuration. For assistance with setup changes, contact Toshiba's Customer Support Center. Charging the main battery The battery needs to be charged ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 87
    ... you periodically operate your computer on battery power until the battery discharges completely. Please ...work" on page 77 Charging the RTC battery Your computer has an internal real-time ...maintains this information for up to a month when the computer is powered off. The RTC battery may have become ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 88
    88 NOTE Mobile Computing Monitoring battery power It is seldom necessary to charge the RTC battery because it charges ... (AC adaptor connected) Glows red when the main battery is fully charged Battery life and charge time may vary, depending upon power management settings, applications and features ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 89
    Mobile Computing Monitoring battery power HINT: Be careful not to confuse the battery light ( ... to monitor the remaining battery power. The computer needs this time to check the battery's remaining capacity ... does not power the computer for as long as a new battery, even when both are fully charged.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 90
    ... battery power TECHNICAL NOTE: The computer drains the battery faster at low temperatures. Check your ... in temperatures below 50 degrees Fahrenheit. The computer calculates the remaining battery charge based on your ... power source and recharge the battery Place the computer into Hibernation mode and ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 91
    Mobile Computing Monitoring battery power 4 Click Change advanced power settings. The Advanced settings...power How long a fully charged battery pack lasts when you are using the computer depends on a number ...time you can use the computer before you need to recharge the battery. The following sections ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 92
    92 Mobile Computing Monitoring battery power Power Plans You can choose a... power options. To do this: 1 2 While on the desktop, click the Battery ( ) icon in the notification area. Click More ...Change advanced power settings to access settings for battery notification levels, internal storage drive ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 93
    ... a compromise between battery time and performance. Using the eco power plan This computer may be ... serious injury or fire, and could also damage the battery pack and computer. ❖ Never expose a ... either completely shut down your computer or put it into Hibernation mode before changing the battery.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 94
    ... display panel and turn the computer upside down. Slide the battery release lock to the unlocked position. (Sample Illustration) Unlocking the battery release lock 6 7 Slide and hold ... release latch to release the battery. Pull the discharged battery out of the computer. (Sample Illustration) ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 95
    Mobile Computing Changing the main battery 95 If the battery is leaking or its case is cracked,...and discard it immediately. Always dispose of used battery packs in compliance with all applicable laws ...cloth to ensure a good connection. Insert the charged battery into the slot until the latch clicks...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 96
    ...offer tips on how to take care of your battery and prolong its life. Safety precautions ❖ If ...Do not overcharge or reverse charge a battery. Overcharging will shorten its life, and reverse charging ...battery, use an identical battery that you can purchase through the Toshiba Web site at accessories....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 97
    ... be installed in reverse polarity. Charge the battery only in the computer or in a battery charger designated as an approved... discharges. If you have extra battery packs, rotate their use. If... out of direct sunlight. ❖ ❖ ❖ Disposing of used batteries The life of a battery pack depends on usage...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 98
    ... it could get wet or covered in dust. Always travel with the computer in a carrying case. Toshiba offers a choice of carrying cases for the ... plenty of extra space for manuals, power cords, and compact discs. Contact your authorized Toshiba representative for more information or visit Toshiba's Web ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 99
    ... TECHNICAL NOTE: When traveling by air, you may be required to pass your computer through airport security equipment. The X-ray equipment will not harm your computer. NOTE Before using your computer aboard an aircraft, make sure the Wireless antenna is OFF (Airplane mode is ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 100
    ... In this chapter, you will explore some of the special features of your computer. Exploring the Start screen The Start screen is the launching pad ... screen. For detailed information, please refer to the Windows® Help and Support. By clicking on the Desktop tile from the Start screen, you will find ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 101
    ...new Windows 8 functionality, refer to the Windows® Help and Support. App tiles (Sample Image) Windows® Start...up system components, and perform most other computing tasks. By swiping in from the right edge (only for ...for most anything you need to locate on your computer. It can help you find apps, ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 102
    102 Tiles Exploring Your Computer's Features Exploring the desktop Tiles can be accessed and ..., and perform most other computing tasks. HINT: The illustrated examples in this guide may appear slightly... Finding your way around the desktop Your computer's desktop includes several standard features: ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 103
    Exploring Your Computer's Features Exploring the desktop 103 You may see various icons displayed on your system desktop, for example: Recycle Bin-Holds files you have deleted. You may be able to retrieve these files until you empty the Recycle Bin. ❖ TECHNICAL NOTE: If you delete a large number...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 104
    ... applications will be pre-installed or built-in to your computer, you will also have the ability to download ... to the Internet you need A browser or communications program An Internet Service Provider (ISP) or online service if you plan to use the Internet A way to connect to the ISP (for example Wi...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 105
    ... you to purchase additional software, external hardware or services. Availability of public wireless LAN access points may ... indicator light lit. will be For help with common Wi-Fi® networking problems, see "Wireless networking problems" on page 149. Connecting your computer to a network You can ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 106
    ... You may record sounds using the computer's internal microphone (available on certain models)...you want to use an external microphone, connect it to the computer. From the Start screen begin typing Sound .... Using external speakers or headphones Your computer is equipped with a full stereo sound system...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 107
    ..., you must be connected to the Internet. Depending on your computer model, the process of sending email, taking ... Memory card reader The Memory card reader supports the use of Secure Digital™ (SD™), Mini SDମ. SD™ adapter is required. The Memory card reader may also support other types of media.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 108
    ... media NOTE To locate your Memory card reader, please refer to your Quick Start document. The following instructions apply to all types of supported media devices. 1 2 Turn the media so that the contacts (metal areas) are face down. Push the media ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 109
    Exploring Your Computer's Features Using the Memory card reader 3 109 Highlight, and then click the item you would like to eject. ... If the media can be removed now, the system displays Safe to Remove Hardware. If the computer has a spring-loaded adapter slot, see step 4; otherwise, skip to step 5....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 110
    Chapter 5 Utilities Your computer includes several utilities designed to help you to reconfigure your system to best meet your individual needs. Together, these allow you to ascertain certain system details, set additional options, or change default options. These utilities are described in this ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 111
    ... Assist PC Health Monitor Recovery Media Creator Service Station TOSHIBA Application Installer 111 Desktop Assist The Desktop Assist provides quick access to ... Assist window The Desktop Assist offers several options Media & Entertainment Tools & Utilities Support & Recovery
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 112
    112 Utilities Desktop Assist Media & Entertainment The feature available in this category is TOSHIBA Video Player. (Sample Image) Desktop Assist window - Media & Entertainment tab
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 113
    Utilities Desktop Assist 113 Tools & Utilities The features that may be available in this category are eco Utility® HDD Protection Utility Supervisor password User password System Settings Function Key (Sample Image) Desktop Assist window - Tools & Utilities tab
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 114
    ...be available in this category are: PC Diagnostic Tool Utility PC Health Monitor Recovery Media Creator Service Station TOSHIBA Application Installer User's Guide (Sample Image) Desktop Assist window - Support & Recovery tab
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 115
    Utilities eco Utility® 115 eco Utility® The eco Utility® monitors your power savings from using the eco power plan by tracking real-time power consumption and accumulated savings over time. To access the eco Utility®: 1 2 3 From the Start screen begin typing eco Utility, or while in the ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 116
    ...set a password, you must enter the password before you can work on your computer again. TOSHIBA supports different types of passwords on your computer:... password If you choose to set a supervisor or user password, TOSHIBA strongly recommends that you save your password in a ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 117
    Utilities Setting passwords 117 (Sample Image) Supervisor Password tab 4 5 6 NOTE Click Set. Enter your password, and then enter it again to verify. Click Set. Under User Policy, this option may or may not ask for password verification. Click OK to save your password as a text file. Click Save....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 118
    ... Setting a user password If you choose to set a supervisor or user password, TOSHIBA strongly recommends that you save your password in a location where you can later access it should you not remember it. TOSHIBA is not responsible for any losses that may occur to you, your organization ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 119
    Utilities System Settings 119 System Settings System Settings is the TOSHIBA configuration management tool available through the Windows® operating ... you to change various default settings for the built-in display When the computer restarts, it remembers the last configuration. If data does not ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 120
    ... disabled and shows the position of the USB port that supports the "USB Sleep and Charge function." ... power (DC 5V) to the USB port even when the computer is in Sleep mode, Hibernation mode or shutdown ... off). This function can only be used for the port that supports the USB Sleep and Charge function ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 121
    ... devices thoroughly before use. ❖ If USB Sleep and Charge is enabled, the computer's battery will discharge during hibernation or when the ... to the compatible port when the AC adaptor is not connected to the computer, the battery of the computer will be depleted even when the power of the computer ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 122
    ...bottom of the utility window (beneath the "Lower limit of remaining battery life" heading) to specify when charging should stop. For .... Power supply mode settings Your computer may provide two different charging modes, to support various types of USB devices. If your computer provides more than one ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 123
    Utilities Sleep and Charge 123 Sleep and Music (Available on certain models.) Your Toshiba computer may be equipped with the "Sleep and Music" ... and Music feature is enabled, it is possible to play music from the computer's speakers by connecting an audio cable to the Microphone/Line-in...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 124
    ..., which parks the HDD whenever motion is detected on the computer. Using this utility, you can enable or ... detector's sensitivity level for AC power and battery power operation. To use the HDD Protection Utility:...or select OFF to disable HDD protection. Set the battery and AC power detection levels as...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 125
    Utilities Function Key 125 Function Key Turns notifications for touch pad status ON/OFF. (Sample Image) Function Key NOTE The Function option is disabled by default.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 126
    ... Utility This utility can help diagnose problems with devices in your computer. Refer to the online Help documentation...have. This is normal and does not indicate a problem. To use the PC Diagnostic Tool utility:...double-click the Desktop Assist icon. Click Support & Recovery. Click PC Diagnostic Tool....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 127
    ... of system conditions that may affect the performance of your TOSHIBA computer. It may also be used to help diagnose problems should the computer require service by TOSHIBA or TOSHIBA's authorized service providers. Additionally, TOSHIBA may use this information for quality ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 128
    ..., see "Creating recovery media" on page 54. Service Station The Service Station helps you keep your new computer running at its best by notifying ... software, firmware, documentation or other information is available for your computer. The Service Station will alert you when updates are ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 129
    ... bundled with your computer. To reinstall drivers and applications: 1 To access TOSHIBA Application Installer...-click the Desktop Assist icon. Click Support & Recovery. Click TOSHIBA Application Installer... appears. 4 Click Next. 2 3 (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Application Installer screen 5 Click the item...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 130
    Chapter 6 If Something Goes Wrong Some problems you may encounter when using your computer are relatively easy to ... to encounter. If all else fails, contact Toshiba. You will find information on Toshiba's support services at the end of this chapter. Problems that are easy to fix Your program stops ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 131
    If Something Goes Wrong Problems when you turn on the computer 3 131 Select the program you want to...If it does not, power off your computer and then restart it. Problems when you turn on the computer These problems may occur when you turn on the power. The computer will not start. Make sure you ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 132
    ... If Something Goes Wrong Problems when you turn on the computer The computer displays the WARNING RESUME FAILURE...mode for long periods of time. To charge the battery, leave the computer plugged into a live wall ...power light will stop flashing. Put the battery back into the computer. Do not connect ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 133
    ... trickle-charging does not prove effective, visit the Toshiba Web site at support.toshiba.com and see the Support Bulletin Step-Charging the computer's battery (...the AC adaptor that shipped with your computer. If the specifications do match, contact Toshiba. See "Contacting Toshiba" ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 134
    ... Startup options to fix problems If the operating system fails to start properly, you may need to troubleshoot the Operating System ...corner of your screen. Click the Restart option from the menu. Click Troubleshoot from the menu. You now have several options: Refresh your computer Your files and ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 135
    ... you to use a Restore point to return the computer to a state at which it was performing properly. Restore ... process. The Operating System will automatically look for problems and repair them if possible.... debugging mode Starts Windows® in an advanced troubleshooting mode Enable boot logging Creates ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 136
    ... Windows® with a minimal set of drivers and services. If the computer starts and runs in Safe ...third-party applications or drivers for the source of your problem. ❖ ❖ Disable driver signature enforcement Allows ..., and fails again repeatedly. Internet problems My Internet connection is very slow....
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 137
    ... of the options listed in the window and follow the instructions You can connect to Support Online by going to Toshiba support at support.toshiba.com. Fixing a problem with Device Manager Device Manager provides a way to check and change the...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 138
    ... 3 4 If Something Goes Wrong Memory problems From the list of device(s), click Device Manger.... the driver in case the new version is causing a problem. ❖ The tabs that appear in the dialog box vary ..., refer to Windows® online Help. Memory problems Incorrectly connected or faulty memory modules...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 139
    ..., optional secondary battery, and real-time clock (RTC) battery). Power problems are interrelated. For example, a faulty AC adaptor or power cord/cable will neither power the computer nor recharge the batteries. Here are some typical problems and how to solve them: The AC power light does not ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 140
    ...battery may have reached the end of its useful life. Try replacing it. The battery appears not to power the ..., see your accessories information included with your computer, or visit the Toshiba Web site at accessories.toshiba.com. Refer to this site often to stay current on the most recent software ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 141
    ...typing, strange things happen or nothing happens, the problem may be related to the keyboard itself. You ...may be defective or incompatible with the computer. Try using a different make of keyboard. Display problems Here ... F4. If this does not correct the problem, press F4 again to return the display...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 142
    ... the Windows® online Help. A message displays saying that there is a problem with your display settings and that the adapter type is incorrect ... with your hardware. Reduce the size of the color palette to one that is supported by the computer's internal display. To change the display properties: 1 ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 143
    ... brightness of the screen while on battery power. Disk or storage drive problems Problems with the storage drive or... the drive or as sector errors. Sometimes a drive problem may cause one or more files ... to have garbage in them. Typical problems are: You are having trouble accessing a drive, or one ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 144
    144 2 If Something Goes Wrong Disk or storage drive problems Click Computer from the list that appears. (Sample Image) Search results for "computer" 3 Right-click the drive you wish to check. (Sample Image) Clicking on the drive 4...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 145
    ... Goes Wrong Optical disc drive problems Your hard disk seems very ... you have been using your computer for a long time, your files may... others do not. This is probably a configuration problem. If a program does not run... meets its needs. Optical disc drive problems You cannot access a disc in the drive...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 146
    ...Never use a pencil to press the manual eject button. Pencil lead can break off inside the computer and damage it....refer to the complete detail specifications for your computer at support.toshiba.com. If the problem is with an optical data disc, refer to the software's documentation and check that the...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 147
    ...ray Disc™ playback. ❖ Blu-ray Disc™ player does not support DVD playback. Please use Windows Media® player or "TOSHIBA DVD Player" for DVD playback. ❖ Blu-ray Disc™ playback feature support may vary with each Blu-ray Disc™. Please ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 148
    ... Sound system problems No sound is coming from the computer's speakers. Adjust the volume control... attached to the computer and the printer. Run the printer's self-test to check for any problem... as shown in instructions that came with the printer. You may have connected the printer while the computer...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 149
    ...problems NOTE This section provides general troubleshooting tips for networking problems, specifically wireless (Wi-...please see Windows® Help and Support or contact your computer technician. ❖ If your ..., the other computer cannot browse to a public Web site, the ISP's (Internet Service Provider)...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 150
    ... networking problems error messages - these will be very helpful if you should confer with a support ... separately) into your computer's RJ45 Ethernet port. If your connection problem disappears, ...'s Web site for recent firmware upgrades. Problems with WEP keys, in particular, are frequently addressed ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 151
    ... sending your drive to an authorized service provider to get it cleaned. 5 From the Start screen, type Computer. Click Computer from ... on page 137 for instructions on using Device Manager to view the optical disc drive properties. Check the Toshiba Web site for new information on optical disc drives ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 152
    ... this feature. Save your work! See "Computing tips" on page 72 for instructions. On a regular basis, back up the information stored on your internal storage drive.... of steps you can follow every time you experience a problem with the computer. Your ability to solve problems will ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 153
    ... Develop good computing habits 153 Get familiar with all the user's guides provided with your computer, as well as the manuals that come with the programs and devices you purchase. Your local computer store or book store sells a variety of self-help books you ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 154
    154 8 If Something Goes Wrong Develop good computing habits In the input field, enter a name that is descriptive enough to be ... system configuration will now be restored to the state it was in when the chosen restore point was created, and then the computer will be automatically restarted. 7 8 9
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 155
    ... fails. No additional software is required. Most of the optical disc drives built into recent Toshiba portable computer models can write to (or 'burn') as well as ...a storage drive: NOTE You cannot back up the computer while running on battery power. Connect the AC adaptor before ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 156
    ...complete the installation successfully. Always carefully follow the installation instructions that accompany the hardware or software. Restart the Windows® operating system... it much easier to determine the origin of any new problems. For best results, follow this sequence: 1 2 3 4 5 Back up critical...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 157
    ...may need additional technical assistance. Since some problems may be related to the operating system or the program you are using, it is important to investigate all sources. ❖ Review the troubleshooting information in your operating system documentation.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 158
    ... dealer is your best source for current information. ❖ For the detailed specifications for your computer, visit support.toshiba.com. Contacting Toshiba Toshiba's ... Japan Mexico and all of Latin America Toshiba USA Self-Service support web site Community discussion forums for Toshiba laptop users
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 159
    ... Ryde NSW 2113 Sydney Australia France Toshiba Systèmes (France) S.A. 7, Rue Ampère; B. P. 131 ...Irvine, California 92618 United States Spain Toshiba Information Systems (España) S.A. Parque Empresarial ... 2UL United Kingdom The Rest of Europe Toshiba Europe (I.E.) GmbH Hammfelddamm 8 D-4-1460 Neuss ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 160
    Appendix A TOSHIBA Function Keys TOSHIBA Function keys provide a quick way to modify selected system functions and to launch applications. Functions TOSHIBA Function keys are used to set or modify the following system functions: ❖ Help file ❖ Display brightness ❖ Output (Display switch) ❖ ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 161
    TOSHIBA Function Keys Functions 161 Help file This TOSHIBA Function key displays the help file. Display brightness This TOSHIBA Function key decreases the screen brightness. This TOSHIBA Function key increases the screen brightness.
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 162
    162 TOSHIBA Function Keys Functions Output (Display switch) This TOSHIBA Function key cycles through the display options and highlights the available options. (Only the first option is available when you do not have an external monitor attached PC screen only Duplicate Extend Second screen only...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 163
    ... Functions 163 Disabling or enabling the touch pad This TOSHIBA Function key enables/disables the touch ... playing the current track or go to the previous track. This TOSHIBA Function key allows you to start playing or pause the media currently playing. This TOSHIBA Function key allows you to go ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 164
    ... from the speakers or headphones. Disabling or enabling wireless devices This TOSHIBA Function key enables/disables the Wi-Fi® antenna in your computer. The ...OFF. (Available on certain models.) Zoom (Display resolution) This TOSHIBA Function key switches screen resolution. Fn+ ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 165
    Appendix B Power Cord/Cable Connectors Your computer ships with the correct power supply for the country of purchase. This appendix shows the shapes of the typical AC power cord/cable connectors for various parts of the world. USA Canada UL approved CSA approved United Kingdom Europe VDA ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 166
    Glossary TECHNICAL NOTE: Some features defined in this glossary may not be available on your computer. Acronyms The following acronyms may appear in this User's Guide. AC BIOS BD-ROM bps CD CD-ROM CD-RW CMOS COM1 DC DMA DIMM DOS...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 167
    ... Engineers Input/Output interrupt request Internet Service Provider kilobyte Local Area Network Liquid ... per second Musical Instrument Digital Interface Personal Computer Peripheral Component Interconnect Personal Computer Memory Card International Association Random Access Memory Red, Green Blue ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 168
    ... each cell. This type of display works well with computers because of its shallow depth and high-... connection between two units. For example, the computer's internal display adapter receives information from.... Compare Direct Current (DC). application-A computer program that you use to perform tasks of...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 169
    ... (HD). BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)-Basic instructions, stored in read-only memory (ROM), containing the information the computer needs to check ... disk. boot priority (startup sequence)-The order in which the computer accesses its internal storage drives to locate the startup ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 170
    ...-ROM. Central Processing Unit (CPU)-The chip that functions as the "brain" of the computer. It takes information from outside sources, such as memory or ... as another. configuration-(1) The collection of components that make up a single computer system. (2) How parts of the system are set up (that is,...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 171
    ...memory residing between the CPU and the computer's main memory that temporarily stores data and instructions the CPU will need to execute commands and programs. ... Direct Current (DC)-The type of power usually supplied by batteries. DC flows in one direction. Compare Alternating Current...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 172
    ... program. enable-To turn on a computer option. See also disable. eSATA-An external device that supports hot swapping and fast data transfer. Very ... or .exe extension. expansion device-A device that connects to a computer to expand its capabilities. Other names for an expansion device are ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 173
    ...format-(verb) To prepare a blank disk for use with the computer's operating system. Formatting creates a structure ... pathway (bus) between the CPU and the computer's main memory. Also called "system ... options or control system parameters, such as the battery save mode. (2) A key or combination of keys...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 174
    ... using this function, if connected with HDMI cables. See also HDMI. Hibernation-A feature of many Toshiba computers that saves to the internal storage drive the current ..., world-wide network of computers that provides electronic mail, the World Wide Web, and other services. See also ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 175
    ...) as the source of light, which offers long life and high efficiency output. Multiple... logical drives. M memory-Typically refers to the computer's main memory, where programs are run and... for connecting musical instruments, synthesizers, and computers. The MIDI standard provides a way of translating...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 176
    ...Musical Instrument Digital Interface-See MIDI. N network-A collection of computers and associated devices that are connected by communications facilities. ... the Internet. operating system-A set of programs that controls how the computer works. Examples of operating systems are the Windows Vista®, ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 177
    ... peripheral device. processor-See Central Processing Unit (CPU). program-A set of instructions that can be executed by a computer. The general classes of programs (also ...that information in RAM is lost when you turn off your computer. This type of memory is used for your computer's...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 178
    ...and vertically. restart-Synonymous with reboot. To reset the computer by reloading the operating system without turning...'s BIOS, which is essential instructions the computer reads when you start it up. See also... from where you left off when you turn the computer on again. software-See program. Compare...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 179
    .... Universal Serial Bus (USB)-USB is a serial bus that supports data transfer. USB allows hot swapping of ... Bus (USB). utility-A computer program designed to perform a narrowly focused operation or solve a specific problem. Utilities are often related to computer system management. W Web-See World ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 180
    ... App, starting from Start screen 74 apps starting from Start screen 74 audio features 104 battery life 83 Call2Recycle™ 96 care 94, 95 changing 91 charge indicator light 37 charge time... recharge time 83 removing 92 B backing up files 71, 75 backlit keyboard 73 battery 180
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 181
    ...78 computer lock 68 computer will not start troubleshooting 131 computing habits troubleshooting 152 computing tips 70 connecting AC adaptor 35... display output 66 disabling touch pad 64 display troubleshooting 142 C Call2Recycle™ battery 96 caring for your computer 67 changing battery 91 charging...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 182
    ... disposal information 21 disposing of used batteries 95 DVD removing with computer off 80 removing with computer on 80 DVD Blu-ray Disc™ player troubleshooting 151 DVDs using 75 Function keys 163... function keys 72 special Windows® keys 72 troubleshooting 141 using 71 keys backlit 73 ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 183
    ... adaptor light 86 AC power light 35, 37 battery light 37, 38 Web Camera light 106 ... using 105 monitor connecting 65 monitor problems troubleshooting 141 monitoring battery power 86 mouse properties 73 moving the computer 68 O online resources Toshiba 81 optical disc Auto-Run feature 79 handling 78 ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 184
    ... plan options 90 power saving options 89 precautions safety 32 printer troubleshooting 148 problem solving contacting Toshiba 158 Startup options 134 projector connecting 65 installing drivers and applications 60 internal storage drive ...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 185
    ..., 41, 43, 138 shut down computer 40 Sleep and Charge 119 ... System Settings 118 tips for computing 70 Toshiba online resources 81 registering computer Toshiba Web site 39 worldwide offices 159 TOSHIBA Accessibility 129... device properties 137 computer will not start 131 contacting Toshiba 157 corrupted...
  • Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 | User Guide - Page 186
    ... respond 131 memory problems 138 missing files/trouble accessing a drive 143... disc drive 145 power and batteries 139 printer 148 restore points... operating system desktop 100, 107 troubleshooting 133 Windows® Store 103 wireless networking 103 troubleshooting 149 U USB Sleep and Charge cannot use 157...



Type your new search above

The manual viewer requires the flash plugin to be installed and enabled.
To view this page ensure that Adobe Flash Player version 10 or greater is installed.

Toshiba Qosmio X875-Q7190 Manual