Toshiba Satellite C850 User Guide

Toshiba Satellite C850 Manual

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  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 1
    Satellite /Satellite Pro C800 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...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 2
    .... Wash hands after handling. Model: Satellite®/Satellite Pro® C800 Series Recordable and/or ... AMERICA INFORMATION SYSTEMS, INC. ("TOSHIBA"), ITS AFFILIATES AND SUPPLIERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT OPERATION OF... DEVICES AND THE DATA CANNOT BE RECOVERED, TOSHIBA SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS OF...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 3
    ...lead to injury to persons or loss of life or catastrophic property damage. ACCORDINGLY, TOSHIBA, ITS AFFILIATES AND ... PRODUCTS IN A CRITICAL APPLICATION, YOU, AND NOT TOSHIBA, ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR SUCH ... energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, it may cause ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 4
    ... must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Contact Toshiba's Support Web site at support.toshiba.com. Industry Canada Requirement This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003. Cet appareil numé...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 5
    ... Corporation, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. or an authorized representative of Toshiba. If the equipment is causing harm to the telephone network, the ... charges.) In order to program this information into your fax transmission, refer to the fax software instructions installed on this ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 6
    ... should be aware that compliance with the above conditions may not prevent degradation of service in some situations. Repairs to certified ...should contact the appropriate electric inspection authority, or electrician, as appropriate. 2 The user manual of analog equipment must contain the equipment's ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 7
    ...://www.toshiba-europe.com/computers/tnt/bluetooth.htm in Europe or support.toshiba.com in the United States for more information. Radio Frequency...reduce the potential for harmful interference to co-channel Mobile Satellite systems. High power radars are allocated as primary users of the 5.25 GHz to ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 8
    ...in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, TOSHIBA believes Wireless LAN is safe for use by... Radio Frequency Radiation The radiated output power of the TOSHIBA Wireless LAN Mini PCI Card is... any other antenna or transmitter. Regulatory Information The TOSHIBA Wireless LAN Mini PCI Card ...
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    ... ensure that the antenna is located or pointed such that it does not emit RF field in excess of Health Canada....gc.ca/rpb. The RF device shall not be co-located with any other transmitter that...subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause interference, and (2) this device must ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 10
    10 EU Declaration of Conformity TOSHIBA declares that this product conforms to the following Standards: Supplementary *... 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 Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 11
    ... scientific and medical radio emission electric machinery. Article 17 Using this Equipment in Japan In Japan, the frequency bandwidth of ... of use, or turn off the source of emissions. 3. Contact TOSHIBA Direct PC if you have problems with interference caused by this product to Other Radio Stations.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 12
    ...of this equipment is less than 10m. 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: 03-3457-4850 Fax: 03-3457-4868...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 13
    ... CENTER The following restrictions apply: ❖ ❖ ❖ Do not disassemble or modify the device. Do not install the embedded wireless module into other device. 5.17 GHz to 5.23 GHz for indoor use only. Europe - Restrictions for use of 2.4...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 14
    ... the above 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz channel limitations apply. The user should use the wireless LAN utility to check the ...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 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 15
    ... Wireless Technology Interoperability Bluetooth® Cards from TOSHIBA are designed to be interoperable with any product with Bluetooth ... information. When you use Bluetooth cards from TOSHIBA close to 2.4 GHz Wireless LAN devices... you should experience any such problem, immediately turn off either one...
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    ...the guidelines found in radio frequency safety standards and recommendations, TOSHIBA believes Bluetooth wireless technology is safe for use by ... the FCC radio frequency exposure limits. Nevertheless, the Bluetooth Card from TOSHIBA shall be used in such a manner that the potential for human contact ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 17
    ...as a CLASS 1 LASER PRODUCT. To use this model properly, read the User's Guide carefully and keep it for your future reference. Never ... be 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 Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 18
    18 Copyright This guide is copyrighted by Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. with all rights ...copyright laws, this guide cannot be reproduced in any form without the prior written permission of Toshiba.... but not limited to any product specifications, is subject to change without notice. TOSHIBA...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 19
    19 Trademarks Satellite and Satellite Pro are registered trademarks of Toshiba. Adobe and Photoshop are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems ... Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Toshiba is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 20
    ...recycling regulations in each state, country, and territory, Toshiba wants to make it easy for customers to recycle products at the end of the life cycle. To learn more about Toshiba's sustainability commitment, visit us.toshiba.com/green. Reuse, Donation,...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 21
    ... ...31 Other documentation ...31 Service options ...31 Chapter 1: Getting Started...32 Selecting a place to work ...32 Setting up a... yourself comfortable ...33 Computer user comfort recommendations ...33 Good Working Posture ...33 Using the notebook with an external keyboard, mouse or monitor ...34 ...
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    ... Connecting to a power source ...40 Charging the main battery...43 Using the computer for the first time ... your software...44 Registering your computer with Toshiba ...44 Adding optional external devices...... storage drive operating status ...71 Installing drivers and applications...71 Using the touch ...
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    ... field...84 Starting a program from the Start menu...85 Saving your work ...85 Backing up your work ...85 Restoring your work ...86 Using the optical disc drive...86 Optical disc drive ... Recording optical media ...90 Removing a disc with the computer off ...91 Toshiba's online resources ...91
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    24 Contents Chapter 3: Mobile Computing...92 Toshiba's energy-saver design...92 Running the ...99 Power Plans...100 Changing the main battery ...101 Removing the battery from the computer ...102 Inserting a ... battery ...103 Taking care of your battery ...104 Safety precautions ...104 Maintaining your ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 25
    ... and Charge ...130 Enabling/Disabling USB Sleep and Charge...132 Power supply mode settings...132 TOSHIBA Accessibility ...133 TOSHIBA Service Station ...134 Chapter 6: If Something Goes Wrong ...135 Problems that are easy to fix ...135 Problems ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 26
    26 Contents Power and the batteries ...142 Keyboard problems...144 Display problems ...144 Disk or storage drive problems...146 Error-checking ...146 Optical disc drive problems...... Toshiba's worldwide offices...158 Appendix A: Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards...160 Hot Key Cards ...160 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 27
    ... go. Your computer is ENERGY STAR® qualified. Toshiba is a partner in the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ... performance for both AC power and battery modes. To conserve energy, your computer .... See the "Mobile Computing" section of the Toshiba User's Guide for more information on using power ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 28
    ...use of lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent chromium, PBB, and PBDE. Toshiba requires its computer component suppliers to meet RoHS requirements and verifies its ... may apply). Some software may differ from its retail version (if available), and may not include user manuals or all program functionality.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 29
    ... your computer, or to 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 ... tasks in Windows® 7. You can Read the entire guide from beginning to end. Skim through and stop ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 30
    30 Introduction Safety icons Safety icons This manual contains safety instructions that must be observed to avoid potential hazards ... icons highlight these instructions as follows: Indicates an imminently hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious injury. Indicates ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 31
    ...visit Toshiba's Web site at accessories.toshiba.com. Service options Toshiba offers a full line of optional service ...its standard limited warranty. Toshiba's standard limited warranty, extended warranty, and service upgrade terms and conditions are available at warranty.toshiba.com. To stay current ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 32
    Chapter 1 Getting Started This chapter provides tips for using your computer effectively, summarizes how ... use your computer. Please read the safety instruction information on the Quick Start document (that shipped ... and make sure you fully understand the instructions before you attempt to use your ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 33
    ... that your legs and feet are not restricted, and you can get close enough to your notebook and other items that you use ... typing, keep your wrists straight and try not to rest your wrists on the notebook. Support your arms on your forearm area. The forearms can be supported by...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 34
    34 ❖ Getting Started Selecting a place to work Avoid glare: position the notebook so that light sources (lamps or windows) do not shine or reflect directly into your eyes. Place the notebook display away from bright light sources or reduce the light intensity from windows by using...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 35
    ...Accupoint®, or tablet pen whichever is available with your notebook computer, or other optional pointing devices ...tasks ❖ Change they way you work so that you are not stuck in the same posture ...do this properly, the notebook needs to be on an elevated surface. Make sure you follow the Good Working ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 36
    ... ways to reduce the stress. ❖ Mobile computing tips ❖ When using the notebook at airports, on airplanes or trains, or at meetings, make sure that you take...to consider the points just mentioned. When working on the road it may be difficult to set up the notebook in an optimal position. In these ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 37
    Getting Started Selecting a place to work 37 For more specific recommendations on the safety and comfort .../ Check list Is your chair comfortable - does it support your back and arms well? ... comfortable, straight posture? Are your arms supported in the forearm area (not at the wrist)? Do you hold...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 38
    38 Getting Started Selecting a place to work Never allow any liquids to spill into any part of your computer, .... 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 ...
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    Getting Started Selecting a place to work ❖ 39 Keep the computer and disks away from objects that generate strong magnetic fields, such as ... may have a CPU cooling fan that cools the CPU by drawing outside air into the computer. Always make sure your computer and AC adaptor have adequate ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 40
    ... memory. Your computer contains a rechargeable main battery that needs to be charged before you can use it. To use external power or to charge the battery you must attach the AC adaptor. ... computer to a live electrical outlet, or to charge the computer's battery. Never pull on a power cord/cable ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 41
    ...Connecting to a power source 41 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 ...damage to the computer possibly resulting in serious injury. TOSHIBA assumes no liability for any damage...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 42
    ...Glows white when the main battery is fully charged Is unlit when the main battery has discharged, the battery is not charging, or the AC adaptor is not plugged into the computer or AC outlet Flashes amber when the main battery charge is low and it is time ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 43
    Getting Started Charging the main battery 43 Charging the main battery Before using the battery to power the computer, you must charge the battery. To charge the battery, leave the computer plugged into an AC power source with the computer turned off until the battery light glows white. After ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 44
    ...you turn on your computer, the Setup Wizard guides you through steps to set up ... software. Follow the on-screen instructions. Registering your computer with Toshiba Product registration is strongly ... to complete Product Registration will not diminish Customer rights under the Toshiba standard limited...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 45
    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) 45 Adding memory (optional) HINT: To purchase ... information packaged with your system or visit accessories.toshiba.com. Your computer comes with enough memory to .... NOTE Before adding external devices or memory, Toshiba recommends setting up your software. ...
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    46 NOTE Getting Started Adding memory (optional) For this model, Slot A is the bottom slot.... place the computer upside down on the cloth. Remove the main battery. For information on removing the main ..., see "Removing the battery from the computer" on page 102. 5 NOTE To locate your memory module ...
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    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) 6 47 Using a small Phillips screwdriver, loosen the captive screws that secure the ... on the computer. Grease or dust on the connector may cause memory access problems. 9 Carefully remove the new memory module from its antistatic packaging, without touching ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 48
    ...socket 12 Firmly press the memory module into the memory slot's socket at approximately a 30...). (Sample Illustration) Inserting the memory module into the socket 13 Once the module's connector... on the top edge of the module to seat the module into the latches at the sides of the socket. These latches...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 49
    ...Pressing down on the memory module Do not force the memory module into position. The memory module should ... secure it using the screws. 15 Re-insert the main battery. For more information on inserting the main battery, see "Inserting a charged battery" on page 103. 16 Turn the computer right side up....
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    50 Getting Started Adding memory (optional) Always make sure your computer and ... adaptor damage or a fire, possibly resulting in serious injury. 17 Reconnect the cables. 18 Restart the computer. TECHNICAL...at least one memory module installed for the computer to work. You can now continue setting up ...
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    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) 51 Do not try to remove a memory module with ...Safe Mode options is highlighted, it is best to press Enter to go into Safe Mode, then shut down and restart ...drive. If so, consult Windows® Help and Support. 2 Pull the latches away from the memory module. The ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 52
    52 Getting Started Adding memory (optional) Back of computer Slot B Slot A (Sample Illustration) ...cover and secure it using the screws. Re-insert the main battery. For more information on inserting the main battery, see "Inserting a charged battery" on page 103. Turn the computer right side up. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 53
    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 53 TECHNICAL NOTE: You must have at least one memory module installed for the computer to work. Checking total memory When you add or remove ...), and then check that the module is inserted completely into the socket and lined up squarely with ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 54
    ... to an external power source via the AC adaptor. ❖ The Toshiba Recovery Wizard also provides the option of erasing your ...your system, only the operating system files, applications, and drivers originally shipped with the computer are restored. Any files that you created are not restored during this...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 55 Recovering to out-of-box state (... stored in those partitions. Be sure to save your work to external media before executing the recovery. For...on your computer, press the F12 key when the initial TOSHIBA screen displays. The Boot menu appears. ...
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    56 5 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive A warning screen appears, stating that when the recovery is executed... deleted and rewritten. Click Yes to continue. (Sample Image) Warning screen 6 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 7 57 The Recovery of Factory Default Software screen appears. Select Recover to... recovers your internal storage drive to factory default state and attempts to save C:\Users data to C:\Backup. Toshiba does not guarantee successful data back-up. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 58
    ...internal storage drive: TECHNICAL NOTE: The data from C:\Users will be copied into the C:\backup%current date% folder. ... account, and drag and drop the data into your personal folders. 1 2 Make sure the... your computer, press the F12 key when the initial TOSHIBA screen displays. The Boot menu appears. ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 6 59 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the "Selecting a ... save all data. There is a risk that the Toshiba Recovery Wizard may not be able to save all data during the recovery process. Toshiba does not guarantee successful data back up....
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    60 9 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive When the recovery process is complete, the "Recovery of ... all information stored on the C: drive. Be sure to save your work to external media before executing the recovery (see "Backing up your work" on page 85). If you have created other ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 61 To recover using the utilities on your computer... your computer, press the F12 key when the initial TOSHIBA screen displays. The Boot menu appears. 3... operating system, select one at this time. If not, skip to step 5. A warning screen appears ...
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    62 6 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select ...the C: drive will be lost during the recovery process. Be sure to save your work to external media before proceeding (see "Backing up your work" on ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 9 Click Next to begin the recovery. 63 When... stored in those partitions. Be sure to save your work to external media before executing the recovery....your computer, press the F12 key when the initial TOSHIBA screen displays. The Boot menu appears....
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    64 5 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive A warning screen appears, stating that when the recovery is executed... deleted and rewritten. Click Yes to continue. (Sample Image) Warning screen 6 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 7 65 The Recovery of Factory Default Software screen appears....be lost during the recovery process. Be sure to save your work to external media before proceeding (see "Backing up your work" on page 85). 10 Click Next to begin the recovery. When ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 66
    ..., only the operating system files, applications, and drivers originally shipped with the computer are backed up to ...the list that appears above, click on your selection. The TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator dialog box displays. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator dialog box 2 3 Select DVD or...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 67
    ... copying files to DVD, insert a blank DVD into the optical disc drive. If you are ... flash drive of the required minimum capacity (as specified in the TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator utility) to your ... blank media. 5 6 NOTE Click the Create button in the TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator utility dialog ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 68
    ...applications, and drivers originally shipped with the computer are restored. Any files that you created are not... computer. Turn on your computer. When the initial TOSHIBA screen displays, press the F12 key... and rewritten. Click Yes to continue. When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting...
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    Getting Started Erasing the Internal Storage Drive ❖ ❖ 69 Recovery of factory default software ... partitions from the internal storage drive: 1 Access the Toshiba Recovery Wizard on your internal storage... computer, press the F12 key when the initial TOSHIBA screen displays. The Boot menu appears...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 70
    ... off your computer. Insert the first recovery DVD into your optical disc drive or connect the USB ... your computer, and then power on the computer. When the initial TOSHIBA screen displays, press F12. Using the arrow..., and then press the Enter key. Select Toshiba Recovery Wizard, and then click Next. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 71
    .... Select Manage. Click Disk Management. 2 3 Installing drivers and applications The TOSHIBA Application Installer allows you to .... To reinstall drivers and applications: 1 Click the Start button and, in the Search field, type TOSHIBA Application Installer. In the list that appears above, click on ...
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    72 NOTE Getting Started Using the touch pad Using the touch pad Some ...touch pad operations described in this section are only supported in certain applications. You can use ...control buttons ❖ Refer to the table below for specific instructions on performing each operation. The pointer is the icon...
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    Getting Started Using the touch pad 73 To: Do the following: Example: Move the on-screen Slide your finger across the touch pad.... This feature varies by program. Check your program documentation for specific instructions on right-clicking. (Sample Illustration) Click the secondary (right-hand) ...
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    74 To: Getting Started Using the touch pad Do the following: Slide your finger along the bottom edge of the touch pad ... the touch pad. To enable circular scrolling, click on the Mouse icon in the Optimize tab of Toshiba Assist. Click the Device Settings tab and then (Sample Illustration) click on ...
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    Getting Started Using the touch pad 75 Adjusting touch pad settings While you... buttons, and activate other user interface elements. For help with these problems, try one or... Control Panel. For more information, please visit support.toshiba.com. ❖ ❖ ❖ NOTE Disabling or enabling the touch ...
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    76 NOTE Getting Started Using external display devices Connecting an external device Depending on your system, some models may include USB 3.0 port(s). To distinguish these ports, please look for the blue inset within the USB 3.0 port (if available). You can easily attach an external device your...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 77
    Getting Started Using external display devices 77 Selecting video cables To connect a ...: ❖ Connect one end of an HDMI™ cable (not included with your computer) to the HDMI™ Out ... to your television or display device. Refer to the manual that came with the television or display device for more ...
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    78 Getting Started Customizing your computer's settings The quickest way to change the display output settings is to use the display... your particular requirements. Refer to your operating system documentation or Help and Support for details. You may also wish to customize your power usage settings....
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    ... your computer. For information about taking care of your computer's battery, see "Taking care of your battery" on page 104. NOTE Please handle your computer carefully to avoid scratching or... on purchasing a cable lock, visit accessories.toshiba.com. (Sample Illustration) Computer lock cable
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    80 1 Getting Started Caring for your computer To secure the computer: Wrap the cable through or around some part of a heavy object. ... object. 2 3 Pass the locking end through the loop. Insert the cable's locking end into the security lock slot on your computer, then engage the locking device. The ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 81
    ... 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 last saved. See "Saving your work" on page 85 for further information. HINT: Some programs have an automatic...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 82
    ... ❖ Take frequent breaks to avoid repetitive-motion injuries and eyestrain. Do not turn off the computer if a drive indicator light indicates a drive is ..., such as your desktop setup, during its shutdown procedure. If you do not let the Windows® operating system shut down normally, details such as ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 83
    ...passing over an area of the page. The lowercase letter l (el) and the number 1 are not interchangeable. The uppercase letter O and the number 0 are not interchangeable. Function keys The function keys (not to be confused with the Fn key) are the 12 keys at the top of the keyboard...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 84
    ... Starting a program Starting a program The easiest way to start a program is to double-click the name of the file that contains the information you want to work on. To find the file, use the Start menu or Windows® Explorer. If you prefer to open the program first, you have four options. You can ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 85
    ...upper-right corner of the program's window. 2 3 Saving your work Before you turn off the computer using the Shut down command, save your work on the internal storage drive, external media, ...the computer using the Sleep or Hibernate commands, your work should be there when you resume. Many programs...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 86
    ... backup system, such as an external hard drive. Restoring your work To restore information from your backup media to your internal ... video. Digital versatile discs (DVDs) provide a significant increase in data storage and support features that were not available on previous video platforms. These ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 87
    ...this: Drive in-use indicator light Eject button Manual eject hole (Sample Illustration) Optical disc drive...it. Doing so could cause the drive to malfunction. Manual eject hole-Use if you need to... straightened paper clip or other narrow object to press the manual eject button located inside the hole.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 88
    ... the Basics Using the optical disc drive Never use a pencil to press the manual eject button. Pencil lead can break off inside the computer and...you to mute the sound. Inserting an optical disc To insert an optical disc into the drive: 1 2 3 4 Make sure the computer is turned on. Make sure the drive...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 89
    ... incorrectly, it may jam the drive. If this happens, contact Toshiba support for assistance. 7 Push the disc tray in by pressing ... you insert an optical disc into the optical disc drive and the Auto-Run feature does not automatically start your disc, try launching the optical disc manually. To do ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 90
    ... please refer to your computer's detailed specifications at support.toshiba.com. NOTE Due to manufacturing and quality.../recorders, in certain cases, your Toshiba optical disc drive may not record on certain ... media players. These problems are not due to any defect in your Toshiba computer or optical ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 91
    .... Gently press the tray in to close it. Toshiba's online resources Toshiba maintains a number of online ...can connect. These sites provide information about Toshiba products, give help with technical questions... up to date with future upgrades. For more information, see "Contacting Toshiba" on page 158...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 92
    ... aspects of using your computer while traveling. Toshiba's energy-saver design Your computer enters ... energy-saving features have been preset by Toshiba. We recommend you leave these ... longer periods while traveling. Running the computer on battery power The computer contains a removable Lithium-Ion...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 93
    ... of individual components. The battery life rating is only achieved on the select models and configurations tested by Toshiba under the specific test settings at the time of publication and is not an estimate of a system's battery life under any conditions other than the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 94
    ...system performance for both AC power and battery modes. Changes to these settings may ... configuration. For assistance with setup changes, contact Toshiba's Customer Support Center. Charging the main ... computer, plug the computer into a live electrical outlet. The battery charges whether the computer ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 95
    ... see "Backing up your work" on page 85 Charging the RTC battery Your computer has... while the computer is turned on. To recharge the RTC battery, plug the computer into a live electrical outlet ... and date or stop working. When Hibernation mode is enabled and the RTC battery is completely discharged, ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 96
    ... is fully charged Is unlit when the battery has discharged, the battery is not charging, or the AC adaptor is not plugged into the computer or AC outlet Battery life and charge time may vary, depending upon power management settings, applications and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 97
    ... battery power 97 HINT: Be careful not to confuse the battery light ( ), the ON/OFF light ( ), and the ...System indicator lights AC power light/Battery light ON/OFF light Wireless indicator ... on the computer before trying to monitor the remaining battery power. The computer needs this time to check ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 98
    ... when the main battery runs low When the main battery runs low you can: ❖ ❖ Plug the computer into an external power source and recharge the main battery Place the computer into Hibernation mode and replace the main battery with a charged spare (not included with your computer)...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 99
    Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power To change the default notification settings: 1 99 ... window appears. 2 3 4 Double-click Battery to display the battery options. (Sample Image) Advanced ... the alarm settings to suit your needs. Conserving battery power How long a fully charged ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 100
    100 ❖ ❖ Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power There are various ways in which you can conserve power and extend ...the length of time you can use the computer before you need to recharge the battery. Microsoft® has combined these options into preset Power Plans. Using one of these power...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 101
    ... and do not need to be edited. The Power Saver plan is the best used for maximum battery ...battery pack by either accidentally or intentionally bringing the battery terminals in contact with another conductive object.... down your computer or put it into Hibernation mode before changing the main battery....
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 102
    ... Removing the battery from the computer To remove the battery: Save your work. Turn off the computer or place it in Hibernation mode. Unplug and remove any ... panel and turn the computer upside down. Slide the battery release lock to the unlocked position. (Sample Illustration) ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 103
    ... clean cloth to ensure a good connection. Insert the charged battery into the slot until the latch clicks. The...cannot install it with reverse polarity. If the battery does not slide into the slot easily, move the ... position and try again. Do not force the battery into position. (Sample Illustration) ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 104
    ... sections offer tips on how to take care of your battery and prolong its life. Safety precautions ❖ If the battery pack.... Do not overcharge or reverse charge a battery. Overcharging will shorten its life, and reverse charging could damage it. Avoid touching the metal terminals of the battery with ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 105
    ...you can purchase through the Toshiba Web site at accessories.toshiba.com. A reverse polarity condition ... should hear a click when it is seated properly. Do not expose the battery pack to fire... out of direct sunlight. ❖ ❖ ❖ Disposing of used batteries The life of a battery pack depends on usage...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 106
    ... recycle old batteries or how to dispose of them properly. In addition, Toshiba's recycling initiatives include recycling programs, events and consumer promotions. For details, please visit us.toshiba.com/green. Toshiba is dedicated to preserving the environment by sponsoring Call2Recycle™, a...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 107
    ... dust. Always travel with the computer in a carrying case. Toshiba offers a choice of carrying cases for the computer. ... cords, and compact discs. Contact your authorized Toshiba representative for more information or visit ... Hot Key F12. For more information see "Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards" on page 160.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 108
    ... up system components, and perform most other computing tasks. HINT: The illustrated examples in this guide may appear slightly different from the screens displayed by your system. The differences are not significant and do not indicate any change...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 109
    Exploring Your Computer's Features Exploring the desktop 109 Finding your way around the desktop Your computer's desktop includes several standard features: icons, Start button, taskbar, notification area, and background pattern. Icons Start button Taskbar Notification area (Sample Image) ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 110
    ...Find files Access Windows® Help and Support Suspend system activity and shut down the computer Whenever a procedure in this User's Guide instructs you to click the Start button, it means that you should click the Start button. Taskbar Each time you open...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 111
    ...up for communications To connect to the Internet, use an online service, or communicate across the telephone lines with another computer, you need A browser or communications program An Internet Service Provider (ISP) or online ... Key F12. For more information see "Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards" on page 160...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 112
    ... antenna is ON, the wireless indicator light be lit. will For help with common Wi-Fi® networking problems, see "Wireless networking problems" on page 149. Connecting your computer to a network You can connect your computer to a network to increase ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 113
    ...Click the Start Recording button. Speak normally into the microphone. When you have finished recording,...headphones to listen, turn the volume down. Do not set the volume too high when using ..., plug the cable from the headphones or external speakers into the headphone jack. The headphone jack requires ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 114
    ...required. The Memory card reader may also support other types of media. NOTE Do not use the Copy Disk function for this type... locate your Memory card reader please refer to your Quick Start document. The following instructions apply to all types of supported media devices. 1 Turn the media so that ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 115
    ...Features Using the Memory card reader 2 Push the media into the adapter until it locks in place. 115 (Sample...Inserting memory media When inserting memory media, do not touch the metal contacts. You could expose ... (Sample Illustration) Removing memory media Do not remove memory media while data is ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 116
    ... only if the related utility is available on your system. TOSHIBA Assist TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator TOSHIBA ... Installer Supervisor password User password TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility Mouse Utility TOSHIBA Hardware Setup TOSHIBA Sleep Utility 116
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 117
    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist ❖ ❖ TOSHIBA Accessibility TOSHIBA Service Station 117 TOSHIBA Assist ...you to customize a range of computer settings. To access TOSHIBA Assist, click the Start button and,...list that appears above, click on your selection. The TOSHIBA Assist window appears. (Sample Image...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 118
    118 Connect Utilities TOSHIBA Assist The feature available in this category is Bluetooth® Settings. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Connect tab
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 119
    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist 119 Secure The features available in this category are: ❖ ❖ Supervisor password User password (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Secure tab
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 120
    120 Utilities TOSHIBA Assist Protect & Fix The feature available in this category is TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Protect & Fix tab
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 121
    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist 121 Optimize The features available in this category are Mouse Utility TOSHIBA Hardware Setup (Hardware Settings) TOSHIBA Accessibility TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility TOSHIBA Sleep Utility (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Optimize tab
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 122
    ... 65. TOSHIBA Application Installer The TOSHIBA Application Installer allows you to reinstall the drivers and applications that were .... To reinstall drivers and applications: 1 Click the Start button and, in the Search field, type TOSHIBA Application Installer. In the list that appears above, click ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 123
    ... users from accessing certain functions such as TOSHIBA Hardware Setup. This is useful if more than one ... If you choose to set a supervisor or user password, TOSHIBA strongly recommends that you save your ... can later access it should you not remember it. TOSHIBA is not responsible for any losses that ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 124
    ...Start button and, in the Search field, type TOSHIBA Assist. In the list that appears above, click ...Supervisor Password icon. The Supervisor Password tab of the TOSHIBA Password Utility window appears. (Sample... button and, in the Search field, type TOSHIBA Assist. In the list that appears above, click...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 125
    ... the Supervisor Password icon. 125 The Supervisor Password tab of the TOSHIBA Password Utility window appears. 4 5 6 7 Click Not Registered. A pop-up screen appears ... where you can later access it should you not remember it. TOSHIBA is not responsible for any losses that may ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 126
    126 4 5 Utilities TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility Click Not Registered. Follow the on-screen instructions to remove the user password. TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility ... will accurately screen out unauthorized users at all times. TOSHIBA is not liable for any failure or damage...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 127
    ... documentation within the application for additional help. NOTE The TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool utility may show... have. This is normal and does not indicate a problem. To use the TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool ... Click the Diagnostic Tool tab. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool window 3 Select the...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 128
    ..., in the Search field, type Mouse. In the list that appears above, click on your selection. Or click the Mouse icon in the Optimize tab of TOSHIBA Assist. The Mouse Properties screen appears. You may change some of the settings in the following categories Buttons Pointers Pointer Options You may ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 129
    ... Hardware Setup 129 TOSHIBA Hardware Setup TOSHIBA Hardware Setup is the TOSHIBA configuration management ... appears above, click on your selection. Or click the TOSHIBA Hardware Settings icon in the Optimize tab ... HWSetup screen appears. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA HWSetup screen - General tab options ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 130
    130 ❖ NOTE Utilities TOSHIBA Sleep Utility Display-Allows you to change various ... you to enable or disable USB Legacy Emulation TOSHIBA Sleep Utility This utility displays whether the...Charge function." It also displays the remaining battery capacity. Starting the TOSHIBA Sleep Utility Click ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 131
    Utilities TOSHIBA Sleep Utility 131 are compliant with the USB specification. In those cases, power ... to the compatible port when the AC adaptor is not connected to the computer, the battery of the computer will be depleted even ..., if there is a USB port that does not have the USB Sleep and Charge ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 132
    132 Utilities TOSHIBA Sleep Utility Metal paper clips or hair pins/clips will generate... the utility window (beneath the "Lower limit of remaining battery life" heading) to specify when charging should stop....Power supply mode drop-down list in the utility. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Sleep Utility screen
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 133
    Utilities TOSHIBA Accessibility NOTE 133 With certain external devices, the USB Sleep and ... key to activate the hot key function. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Accessibility window To use ... the Accessibility icon in the Optimize tab of TOSHIBA Assist. The TOSHIBA Accessibility window appears. 2 3 4 Check...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 134
    134 Utilities TOSHIBA Service Station TOSHIBA Service Station The TOSHIBA Service Station helps you keep ..., firmware, documentation or other information is available for your computer. The TOSHIBA Service Station will alert you when updates are available, and you can then choose to install the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 135
    .... It covers the problems you are most likely 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 responding. If you are working with a ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 136
    ...working. 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 ... and power cord/cable properly or install a charged battery. Press and hold the power button for ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 137
    ... can happen if the computer was put into Sleep mode and the battery has discharged. If you ... for long periods of time. To charge the battery, leave the computer plugged into a live wall outlet for ... power light will stop flashing. Put the battery back into the computer. Do not connect the AC adaptor. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 138
    ... The Windows® operating system is not working If the trickle-charging does not prove effective, visit the Toshiba Web site at ... your computer. If the specifications do match, contact Toshiba. See "Contacting Toshiba" on page 158. The Windows® operating system is not working Once you are familiar ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 139
    ...Something Goes Wrong The Windows® operating system is not working ❖ ❖ 139 The operating system responds ...screen does not look right. Unless a hardware device has failed, problems usually ...Disable automatic restart on system failure Disable Driver Signature Enforcement Start Windows® Normally...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 140
    ...can assist you in troubleshooting the problem. To access the Windows® operating system Help and Support: 1 Click the ... and then follow the on-screen instructions. You can connect to Support Online by clicking the Ask button and then clicking Microsoft Customer Support or by going to Toshiba support...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 141
    ... device. This tab does not appear if the device is not using resources. The Driver tab, which displays the drivers being used by the device. This tab also provides options for updating ... or rolling back the driver in case the new version is causing a problem. ❖ The tabs that appear in the dialog ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 142
    ... one memory module installed for the computer to work. Power and the batteries Your computer receives its...and real-time clock (RTC) battery). Power problems are interrelated. For example, a faulty AC ...power the computer nor recharge the batteries. Here are some typical problems and how to solve them:...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 143
    ...The AC adaptor and power cord/cable work correctly, but the battery will not charge. 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 and hardware options ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 144
    .... You may need to update your keyboard driver. Refer to the documentation that came with the keyboard or to the keyboard ... do this, press F4. If this does not correct the problem, press F4 again to return ... monitor's power cord/cable is firmly plugged into a working power outlet. Check that the cable ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 145
    ... the current settings do not work with your hardware. Reduce the size of the color palette to one that is supported by the ... screen technology. When the computer is operated on battery power, the screen will dim and you may not be able to increase the brightness of the screen while on battery power.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 146
    146 If Something Goes Wrong Disk or storage drive problems Disk or storage drive problems ... to access the drive or as sector errors. Sometimes a drive problem may cause one or more files to appear to have garbage in them. Typical problems are: You are having trouble accessing a drive, or one or ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 147
    ... run correctly but others do not. This is probably a configuration problem. If a program does not ... is closed properly. Press gently until it clicks into place. Open the tray and remove the ... and cannot turn on the computer (for example, if the battery is completely discharged), use a narrow object, ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 148
    ... Wrong Sound system problems Never use a pencil to press the manual eject button.... detail specifications for your computer at support.toshiba.com. If the problem is with an optical data disc,... common printer problems. The printer will not print. Check that the printer is connected to a working power...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 149
    ...check for any problem with the printer itself. Make sure you installed the proper printer drivers ... NOTE This section provides general troubleshooting tips for networking problems, specifically wireless (Wi-... you are not familiar with the terminology, please see Windows® Help and Support or contact ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 150
    ... adapter is recognized by the Windows® operating system, and that the driver is loaded. To access the Device Manager, the Start ... F12. For more information see "Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards" on page 160. Use IPCONFIG to...(sold separately) into your computer's RJ45 Ethernet port. If your connection problem ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 151
    ... Goes Wrong DVD operating problems 151 The Windows® operating system wireless management utility does not work. If you are ..." on page 141 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 and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 152
    ... software programs build in an automatic backup, but you should not rely solely on this feature. Save your work! See "Computing tips" on page 81 for instructions. On a regular basis, back up the information stored on your internal storage drive. Use ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 153
    If Something Goes Wrong Develop good computing habits Read the user's guides. 153 It is very difficult to provide a fail-safe set ... about how the computer and its software work together. Get familiar with all the user's guides provided with your computer, as well as the manuals that come with the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 154
    ... list may contain restore points that you did not create. Restore points labeled System Checkpoint ... point you selected is the correct one. If it is not, click Back to return to the previous step. ... and store on its internal storage drive. Since problems with either hardware or software can make the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 155
    ... required. Most of the optical disc drives built into recent Toshiba portable computer models can write to (or 'burn') as well as read from optical discs. External...NOTE You cannot back up the computer while running on battery power. Connect the AC adaptor before continuing. Prepare...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 156
    ...no critical data has changed. ❖ ❖ 6 USB Sleep and Charge is not working. ❖ Make sure that the device you want to charge is connected to a port that supports the USB Sleep ...icon. USB Sleep and Charge may be disabled. Open the TOSHIBA Sleep and Charge Utility to check if the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 157
    ... further assistance ❖ 157 Try selecting a different charging mode in the TOSHIBA Sleep and Charge Utility, if your computer provides ...the "USB Sleep and Charge function." For more information, see "TOSHIBA Sleep Utility" on page 130. ❖ ❖ The "USB Wakeup function" does not work. ❖ If you...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 158
    ... Toshiba Internet Web sites Contacting Toshiba Toshiba's Technical Support Web site For technical support, ... Internet Web sites toshiba.com us.toshiba.com accessories.toshiba.com www.toshiba.ca www.toshiba-Europe.com ... Mexico and all of Latin America Toshiba USA Self-Service support web site Toshiba...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 159
    ... Irvine, California 92618 United States Spain Toshiba Information Systems (España) S.A. Parque Empresarial ... San Fernando de Henares Spain United States Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. 9740 ...KT15 2UL United Kingdom The Rest of Europe Toshiba Europe (I.E.) GmbH Hammfelddamm 8 D-4-1460 Neuss ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 160
    Appendix A Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot keys and TOSHIBA Cards provide a quick way to modify selected system functions and to launch applications. There are two types of TOSHIBA Cards: Hot Key Cards and Application Cards. Hot Key Cards The Hot Key Cards...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 161
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 161 Using the Hot Key Cards The Hot Key Cards are normally hidden from view. The Cards appear when you press the corresponding function key. NOTE Hot keys are keys that, when pressed, turn system functions on and off. Hot keys have a legend on the key ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 162
    162 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Volume Mute This hot key enables/disables volume mute on your computer. When volume mute is enabled, no sound will come from the speakers or headphones. Lock (Instant security) This hot key displays the help file. Display brightness This hot key ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 163
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 163 Output (Display switch) This TOSHIBA Card or hot key cycles through the power-on display options (only the first option is available when you do not have an external monitor attached) (the last option is available only if you are ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 164
    164 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Cycle through the display modes, then select the desired mode. Not all functions are supported on all models. NOTE Some systems ... Swap Image Display. Disabling or enabling the touch pad This TOSHIBA Card or hot key enables/disables the touch ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 165
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 165 Keyboard hot key functions This hot key decreases the speaker volume. This hot key increases the speaker volume. This hot key mutes the sound coming from the computer. This hot key allows you to zoom out. This hot key allows you to zoom in.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 166
    166 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Disabling or enabling wireless devices This TOSHIBA Card or hot key enables/disables the optional wireless devices installed in your computer. The wireless modes are: or Wi-Fi® enabled-Enables just the Wi-Fi® module. Bluetooth® enabled-Enables ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 167
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 167 Zoom (Display resolution) This TOSHIBA Card or hot key switches screen resolution. Selecting this Card or pressing the hot key displays the following options: or [Space bar] (Sample Image) Screen resolution options Cycle through the screen ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 168
    ...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 approved NEMKO approved BS approved Australia AS approved 168
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 169
    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 COM2 CPU DC DMA...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 170
    ...HDD HDMI Dual Inline Memory Module Disk Operating System Dots Per Inch Digital Versatile (or Video) Disc Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory ... of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Input/Output interrupt request Internet Service Provider kilobyte Local Area Network Liquid Crystal Display Light ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 171
    ... Wide Web Terms The following terms may appear in this User's Guide. A active-matrix display-A liquid crystal display (LCD) made from an array of liquid crystal ... display adapter receives information from the software and translates it into images on the screen. An adapter can take a ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 172
    ... to allow for more data storage and to enable recording and playback of high-definition video (HD). BIOS (Basic Input/Output System)-Basic instructions, stored in read-only memory (ROM), containing the information the computer needs to check ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 173
    ... establishes the colors that can be displayed on the screen at a particular time. compatibility-The extent to which computers, programs, or devices can work together harmoniously, using the same commands, formats, or language as another. configuration-(1) The collection of components that make up a ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 174
    ...disk drives, and modems are examples of devices. device driver-A program (called a "driver") that permits a computer to communicate with a ... or requesting input from the user. Direct Current (DC)-The type of power usually supplied by batteries. DC flows in one direction. Compare Alternating Current (...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 175
    ..., this refers to the left mouse button, unless otherwise stated. driver-See device driver. DVD-An individual digital versatile (or video) disc. See ...-To turn on a computer option. See also disable. eSATA-An external device that supports hot swapping and fast data transfer. Very useful in storing and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 176
    176 F Glossary file-A collection of related information, saved on disk with a unique name. A file may be a program, information used by a program, or a document. See also document. File Allocation Table (FAT)-The section of a storage drive that keeps track of the location of stored files. file ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 177
    ...See also HDMI. Hibernation-A feature of many Toshiba computers that saves to the internal storage drive ...system options or control system parameters, such as the battery save mode. (2) A key or combination of keys ...level one) cache-Memory cache built into the processor to help improve processing speed...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 178
    ... (LEDs) as the source of light, which offers long life and high efficiency output. Multiple diodes ...move information from a storage device (such as a hard disk) into memory for processing. local area network-See... MIDI standard provides a way of translating music into a form computers can use, and vice...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 179
    ... you to share data and peripheral devices, such as printers, with other users and to exchange electronic mail. non-interlaced-A method of ... or the Internet. operating system-A set of programs that controls how the computer works. Examples of operating systems are the Windows Vista® Home Basic and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 180
    ...Play-Generally, refers to the computer's ability to automatically configure itself to work with peripheral devices. When capitalized, refers to a standard that, when ...-See Central Processing Unit (CPU). program-A set of instructions that can be executed by a computer. The general classes of programs ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 181
    ... screen. For a printer, resolution is expressed in dots per inch (dpi). For a screen, it is expressed as the number of pixels ...memory is used to store your computer's BIOS, which is essential instructions the computer reads when you start it up. See also BIOS, memory. Compare RAM. S Secure Digital ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 182
    ... Serial Bus (USB)-USB is a serial bus that supports data transfer. USB allows hot swapping ...-A small, portable flash memory card that plugs into a computer's USB port and functions as ...to perform a narrowly focused operation or solve a specific problem. Utilities are often related to computer system ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 183
    ... protocol to permit an Ethernet connection using wireless communication components. World Wide Web (www)-The worldwide network of Web sites linked together over the Internet. A user of the Web can jump from site to site regardless of the location of the computer hosting the site. See also Internet.
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 184
    ...) 93 recharge time 93 removing 102 RTC memory 93 running computer on battery power 92 safety precautions 104 setting notifications 98 B backing up files 82, 85 battery battery life 93 Call2Recycle™ 106 care 104, 105 changing 101 charge indicator light 42 184
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 185
    Index 185 taking care of 104 battery indicator light 97 BIOS Setup see TOSHIBA Hardware Setup button eject, optical disc drive 87 mute button 88 next ..., 107 moving 79 running on battery power 92 setting up 40 computer lock 79 computer will not start troubleshooting 136 computing...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 186
    ... memory module 45 installing a charged battery 103 battery 101 memory modules 45 Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort... keys 83 H headphones using 113 Help and Support troubleshooting 140 hot key disabling or ... light 96 AC power light 40, 42 battery light 42, 43 Web Camera light 113...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 187
    ...removing 50, 52 microphone using 112 monitor connecting 77 monitor problems troubleshooting 144 monitoring battery power 96 mouse utility 128 moving the computer 79 online resources Toshiba 91 optical disc Auto-Run feature 89 handling 89 inserting 88 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 188
    ... power saving options 99 precautions safety 37 printer troubleshooting 148 problem solving contacting Toshiba 158 Startup options 139 program, starting 84... slot cover 47 restore points troubleshooting 153 restoring your work 86 running computer on battery power 92 S safety computer 107 disposing of ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 189
    ... Web site 44 worldwide offices 158 TOSHIBA Accessibility 133 Toshiba accessories memory 45 TOSHIBA ...TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator 122 TOSHIBA Service Station 134 TOSHIBA Sleep Utility 130 touch ...checking device properties 141 computer will not start 136 contacting Toshiba 157 corrupted/damaged data ...
  • Toshiba Satellite C850 | User Guide - Page 190
    ... 144 keyboard will not respond 136 memory problems 142 missing files/trouble accessing ... and batteries 142 printer 148 restore points 153 screen does not ... 157 Windows® operating system not working 138 wireless networking 149 Memory ... USB Wakeup function does not work 157 user password, deleting 125 ...



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Toshiba Satellite C850 Manual