Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 User Manual

Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 Manual

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  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 1
    Satellite L640/L650 Series User's Guide If you need assistance: ❖ ❖ Toshiba's Support Web site pcsupport.toshiba.com Toshiba Customer Support Center Calling within the United States (800) 457-7777 Calling from outside the United States (949) 859-4273 ® For ...
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    ... set-up and usage instructions in the applicable user guides and/or manuals enclosed or provided ... YOUR DATA IS ALTERED OR LOST DUE TO ANY TROUBLE, FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION OF THE HARD DISK DRIVE ... DATA HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COPIED OR TRANSFERRED. TOSHIBA DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY FOR THE FAILURE TO COPY ...
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    ... energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, it may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However,... equipment. Operation with noncompliant peripherals or peripherals not recommended by Toshiba is likely to result in interference to radio and TV reception. ...
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    ... received, including interference that may cause undesired operation. Contact either: ❖ ❖ Toshiba's Support Web site at pcsupport.toshiba.com. Or call the Toshiba Customer Support Center: Within the United States at (800) 457-7777 Outside the United States at (949) ...
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    ...allow you to make any changes necessary to maintain uninterrupted service. If Problems Arise If this equipment causes harm to the telephone..., Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. or an authorized representative of Toshiba, or the Toshiba Customer Support Center within the United States at (800)...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 6
    ... information into your fax transmission, refer to the fax software instructions installed on this computer. Alarm Equipment If your home has ... the appropriate electric inspection authority, or electrician, as appropriate. 2 The user manual of analog equipment must contain the equipment's Ringer ...
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    .... If you should experience any such problem, immediately turn off your Bluetooth or Wireless LAN device. Please contact Toshiba computer product support on Web site http://www.../computers/tnt/bluetooth.htm in Europe or pcsupport.toshiba.com in the United States for more information. Radio Frequency...
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    ...result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature. In some... be installed and used in strict accordance with the manufacturer's instructions as described in the user documentation that comes with the product. This ...
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    ... Industry Canada technical specifications were met. To prevent radio interference to the licensed service, this device is intended to be operated indoors and away from windows to provide .... Pour empecher que cet appareil cause du brouillage au service faisant l'objet d'une licence, il doit etre ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 10
    ... with the related European Directives. The party responsible for CE-Marking is TOSHIBA Europe GmbH, Hammfelddamm 8, 41460 Neuss, Germany. The ... such as the United States. Although the initial emphasis is in Europe, Toshiba is already working with design engineers, suppliers, and other partners to ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 11
    .../regions the approval does not, of itself, give an unconditional assurance of successful operation on every PSTN network termination point. In the event of problems, you should contact your equipment supplier in the first instance. Taiwan Article 14 Unless approved, for any model accredited low ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 12
    ...the frequency being used, change the location 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. 2. Indication The indication shown below appears ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 13
    ...This equipment uses FH-SS modulation. The interference range 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 ...
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    14 Radio Approvals for Wireless Devices NOTE The following information is dependent on what type of wireless device is in your computer. Not all devices are available on all models. Approved Countries/Regions for the Intel® Wireless Wi-Fi® Link 5100/5300 Series This equipment is approved to the ...
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    15 Malawi Martinique Monaco Morocco New Zealand Oman Paraguay Poland Qatar Russia San Marino Singapore South Africa Sri Lanka Tahiti Turk Islands United Kingdom Vatican Virgin Islands Malaysia Mayotte Montenegro Netherlands Nicaragua Pakistan Peru Portugal Réunion Saint Martin Saudi Arabia ...
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    16 Approved Countries/Regions for the Atheros® Wireless Wi-Fi® Link AR5B95 Series This equipment is approved to the radio standard by the countries/regions in the following table. Do not use this equipment except in the countries/regions in the following table. Albania Argentina CNC: 693 GI/2007 ...
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    17 Ukraine USA Yemen United Kingdom Venezuela Zimbabwe Uruguay Vietnam Europe - Restrictions for use of 2.4 GHz Frequencies in European Community Countries België/ Belgique: For private usage outside buildings across public grounds over less than 300m no special registration with IBPT/BIPT is ...
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    ... 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 ...channel free of radar. You may consult with the local technical support staff responsible for the wireless network to ensure the Access Point ...
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    19 Approved Countries/Regions for the Realtek® RTL8192E This equipment is approved to the radio standard by the countries/regions in the following table. Do not use this equipment except in the countries/regions in the following table. Albania Austria Bangladesh Bosnia Cambodia China Croatia ...
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    20 Approved Countries/Regions for the Realtek® RTL8191SE This equipment is approved to the radio standard by the countries/regions in the following table. Do not use this equipment except in the countries/regions in the following table. Albania Austria Bangladesh Bosnia Cambodia China Croatia ...
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    21 UAE (United Arab Emirates) Uruguay Vietnam Ukraine USA Zimbabwe United Kingdom Venezuela Approved Countries/Regions for the Realtek® RTL8187B This equipment is approved to the radio standard by the countries/regions in the following table. Do not use this equipment except in the countries/...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 22
    ...® Wireless Technology Interoperability Bluetooth® Cards from TOSHIBA are designed to be interoperable with any product with Bluetooth ... from your computer. Please contact TOSHIBA computer product support on Web site http://.... If you should experience any such problem, immediately turn off either one ...
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    23 Approved Countries/Regions for use (Bluetooth® wireless technology) Bluetooth® Card from Toshiba equipment is approved to the radio standard by the countries/regions in the following table. Do not use this equipment except in the countries/regions in the following table. Argentina Belgium Chile...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 24
    ...and result from deliberations of panels and committees of scientists who continually review and interpret the extensive research literature. In some ... 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 L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 25
    25 Regulatory statements This product complies with any mandatory product specification in any country/ region where the product is sold. In addition, the product complies with the following: European Union (EU) and EFTA This equipment complies with the R&TTE directive 1999/5/EC and has been ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 26
    26 Optical Disc Drive Safety Instructions This appliance contains a laser system and is ..., resulting in serious injury. Always contact an authorized Toshiba service provider, if any repair or ... with all rights reserved. Under the copyright laws, this guide cannot be reproduced in any form without the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 27
    ... HEREIN OR FOR DISCREPANCIES BETWEEN THE PRODUCT AND THE MANUAL. IN NO EVENT SHALL TOSHIBA BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, OR ..., WHETHER BASED ON TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS MANUAL OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN OR THE USE ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 28
    ...eco Utility are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. and/.... and any use of such marks by Toshiba is under license. Other trademarks and .... As part of Toshiba's commitment to preserving the environment, Toshiba supports various trade-in and recycling...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 29
    Contents Introduction...36 This guide ...38 Safety icons ...39 Other icons used...39 Your computer's features and specifications ...40 Other documentation ...40 Service options ...40 Chapter 1: Getting Started...41 Selecting a place to work ...41 Setting ...
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    ...for the first time ...48 Opening the display panel ...48 Turning on the power ...49 Setting up your software...49 Registering your computer with Toshiba ...50 Adding optional external devices...50 Adding memory (optional) ...50 Installing a memory module ...51 Removing a memory module...57 Checking ...
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    Contents 31 Using an external keyboard...82 Using a mouse ...82 Connecting a printer ...82 Setting up a printer ...83 Turning off the computer ...84 Options for turning off the computer ...84 Using the Shut down command...86 Using and configuring Hibernation mode ...89 Using and configuring Sleep...
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    ... runs low...120 Setting battery notifications ...120 Conserving battery power ...121 Power Plans...122 Using a hot key to set the Power Plan...123 Using the TOSHIBA eco power plan...124 Changing the main battery ...124 Removing the battery from the computer ...124 Inserting a charged battery ...126 ...
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    ...USB combo port...141 Chapter 5: Utilities...142 TOSHIBA Assist ...143 Connect...144 Secure...145 Protect & Fix ...146 Optimize...147 TOSHIBA Application Installer...148 Setting passwords ......a user password ...151 Deleting a user password...152 TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility...153 TOSHIBA...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 34
    ...Contents TOSHIBA eco Utility™ ...160 TOSHIBA Service Station ...161 TOSHIBA PC Health Monitor ...161...operating system can help you ...167 Fixing a problem with Device Manager ...168 Checking device properties ... problems...178 DVD and BD operating problems ...180 Develop good computing habits ...181...
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    Contents 35 Appendix A: Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards ...190 Hot Key Cards ...190 Using the Hot Key Cards ...191 Application Cards...192 Using the Application Cards...193 Card Case...193 Hot key functions ...194 Volume Mute ...194 Lock (Instant security) ...195 Power plan ...196 Sleep mode ...197 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 36
    ...ENERGY STAR® logo on the computer and the following information applies. Toshiba is a partner in the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ENERGY STAR®...the power button. See the "Mobile Computing" section of the Toshiba User's Guide for more information on using power management settings ...
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    ... restricts use of lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent chromium, PBB, and PBDE. Toshiba requires its computer component suppliers to meet RoHS requirements and verifies its suppliers' ... may differ from its retail version (if available), and may not include user manuals or all program functionality.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 38
    ...visit Toshiba's Web site at pcsupport.toshiba.com. While Toshiba has made every effort ...visit Toshiba's Web site at pcsupport.toshiba.com. This guide This guide introduces the computer's features as well ...tasks in Windows® 7. You can Read the entire guide from beginning to end. Skim through and...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 39
    Introduction Safety icons 39 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 Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 40
    ... with the following documentation An electronic version of the user's guide (this document) A Quick Start Card A Resource ... limited warranty, extended warranty, and service upgrade terms and conditions are available ....com. If you have a problem or need to contact Toshiba, see "If Something Goes ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 41
    ... safety information. Please read the safety instructions carefully and make sure you fully understand the instructions before you attempt to use your computer in order to avoid.... Read the "Provide adequate ventilation" section in the "Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort" that is shipped...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 42
    ..., or humidity. Liquids and corrosive chemicals. ❖ ❖ ❖ Keeping yourself comfortable The Toshiba Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort, included with your computer, contains ... to the computer. Do not turn on the power again until you have taken the computer to an authorized service center.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 43
    ...injury to skin. Read the "Avoid extended contact between computer base/palm rest and skin" section in the "Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort" that is shipped with your computer. Never place a heavy object on the computer and be careful...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 44
    ...system failure, computer or AC adaptor damage or a fire, possibly resulting in serious injury. Read the "Provide adequate ventilation" section in the "Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort" that is shipped with your computer. NOTE The cooling ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 45
    ... Always grasp the plug directly. Failure to follow this instruction may damage the cord/cable, and/... resulting in serious injury. Always use the TOSHIBA AC adaptor that was provided with your computer ... to the computer possibly resulting in serious injury. TOSHIBA assumes no liability for any damage ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 46
    ... AC power light on the indicator panel glows white. Never attempt 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 main battery light gives you an indication of the main ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 47
    Getting Started Charging the main battery ❖ 47 Flashes amber when the main battery charge is low and it is time to recharge the main battery or plug in the AC adaptor If the AC power light flashes amber during charging, either the main battery is malfunctioning, or it is not receiving correct ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 48
    48 Getting Started Using the computer for the first time Using the computer for the first time The computer is now ready for you to turn it on and begin using it. Opening the display panel 1 2 3 Facing the front of the computer, locate the center of the display panel. Gently raise the panel. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 49
    ... windows appear, may vary according to your software setup choices. The first time you turn on your computer, the Setup Wizard guides you through steps to set up your software. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 50
    ... registration is strongly recommended, and allows Toshiba to send you periodic updates, announcements,... will not diminish Customer rights under the Toshiba standard limited Warranty. NOTE To register ... packaged with your system or visit accessories.toshiba.com. Your computer comes with enough memory ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 51
    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) NOTE 51 Before adding external devices or memory, Toshiba recommends setting up your software. See "Setting up your software" on page 49. Installing a memory module Memory modules can be installed in the memory module slots on the base of the computer...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 52
    52 1 Getting Started Adding memory (optional) If the computer is on, begin at step 1; otherwise, skip to step 3. Click Start. Start button Shut down button (Sample Image) Shut down button 2 Click the Shut down button in the lower-right corner of the Start menu. The computer closes all open ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 53
    ... 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. 9 Carefully remove the new memory module from its antistatic packaging, without touching its connector. 10 Locate an empty memory module slot on the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 54
    54 NOTE Getting Started Adding memory (optional) For this model, Slot A is the bottom slot. Slot B is the top slot. If only one memory module is to be installed, it must be installed in Slot A. 11 Pick up the memory module by its sides, avoiding any contact with its connector. Position the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 55
    Getting Started Adding memory (optional) 55 13 Once the module's connector is fully inserted into the socket, press downward on the top edge of the module to seat the module into the latches at the sides of the socket. These latches should "snap" into place securely with the corresponding ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 56
    56 Getting Started Adding memory (optional) 14 Replace the memory module slot cover and 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 126. 16 Turn the computer right side up. Make sure ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 57
    ... could be a sign that you may need to scan your internal storage drive for errors or defragment the drive. If so, consult Windows® Help and Support. 2 Pull the latches away from the memory module. The memory module pops up slightly. NOTE If your system has the memory modules stacked on top of one ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 58
    58 3 Getting Started Adding memory (optional) Gently lift the memory module to a 30-degree angle and slide it out of the slot. Back of computer Slot B Slot A (Sample Illustration) Removing the memory module 4 5 6 Replace the memory module slot cover and secure it using the screws. Re-insert the...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 59
    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 7 8 Reconnect the cables. Restart the computer. 59 TECHNICAL NOTE: You must have at least one memory module installed for the computer to work. Checking total memory When you add or remove a memory module, you can check that the computer has...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 60
    ... internal storage drive recovery process it is strongly recommended that your computer be connected to an external power source via the AC adaptor. ❖ The Toshiba Recovery Wizard also provides the option of erasing your internal storage drive, without restoring the information on the drive. See "...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 61
    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 61 Recovering to out-of-box state (recommended recovery method) Recovering an internal storage drive to its out-of-box state deletes all partitions on the drive and all information stored in those partitions. Be sure to save your work to ...
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    62 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive (Sample Image) Warning screen 5 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select Recovery of Factory Default Software and then click Next. (Sample Image) Selecting a Process screen 6 The Recovery ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 63
    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 63 (Sample Image) Recovery of Factory Default Software screen 7 Click Next. A confirmation message displays reminding you that all data will be lost during the recovery process. Be sure to save your work to external media before proceeding (...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 64
    64 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive The "Recover to a custom size partition" option restores your C: drive to its out-of-box state, and allows you to specify the size for the C: partition. You can resize and recover the C: drive using the utilities stored on your ...
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    Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive 5 65 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select Recovery of Factory Default Software and then click Next. (Sample Image) Selecting a Process screen 6 The Recovery of Factory Default Software ...
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    66 8 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive Click Next. A confirmation message displays reminding you that all data will be lost during the recovery process. Be sure to save your work to external media before proceeding (see "Backing up your work" on page 106). 9 Click Next to ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 67
    ... stating that when the recovery is executed all data will be deleted and rewritten. Click Yes to continue. (Sample Image) Warning screen 5 When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a process screen displays, select Recovery of Factory Default Software and then click Next. (Sample ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 68
    68 6 Getting Started Recovering the Internal Storage Drive The Recovery of Factory Default Software screen appears. Select Recover without changing the hard drive partitions. (Sample Image) Recovery of Factory Default Software screen 7 Click Next. A confirmation message displays reminding you ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 69
    ...€™s recovery files. To create recovery DVDs/media: 1 Click Start, All Programs, My Toshiba, and then Recovery Media Creator. The TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator dialog box displays. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator dialog box 2 Select DVD or USB Flash from ...
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    ..., 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 ... this procedure, or use blank media. 5 6 Click the Create button in the TOSHIBA Recovery Media Creator utility dialog box. Follow the on-...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 71
    ... example, if your original internal storage drive fails, you can restore your system to a new internal storage drive from your recovery DVDs/media. For instructions on creating recovery DVDs/media, see "Creating recovery DVDs/media" on page 68. With recovery media, you can Recover to out-of-box...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 72
    ... will be deleted and rewritten. Click Yes to continue. When the Toshiba Recovery Wizard opens and the Selecting a Process ...option deletes all other partitions from the drive. 4 5 6 7 ❖ ❖ 8 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the recovery process. When the process is complete, a ...
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    ... 59. To delete all data and partitions from the internal storage drive: 1 Access the Toshiba Recovery Wizard on your internal storage drive or on your recovery DVDs/... which type of media you are using, and then press Enter. Select Toshiba Recovery Wizard, and then click Next. ❖ 2 3 Select Erase...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 74
    74 Getting Started Checking the internal storage drive operating status (Sample Image) Erase the hard disk screen 4 Click Next. A confirmation message displays reminding you that all data on the internal storage drive will be lost. Be sure you have saved your work to external media (see "...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 75
    ...TouchPad™ 75 Installing drivers and applications The Toshiba Application Installer allows you to reinstall ... Start, All Programs, My Toshiba, and then TOSHIBA Application Installer. Click... of the TouchPad operations described in this section are only supported in certain applications. You can use...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 76
    ... Getting Started Using the TouchPad™ Refer to the table below for specific instructions on performing each operation. The pointer is the icon (usually an ... varies by program. Check your program documentation for specific instructions on right-clicking. (Sample Illustration) Click the secondary (...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 77
    Getting Started Using the TouchPad™ To: Scroll vertically Do the following: Slide your finger along the right edge of the TouchPad in the direction you want to scroll. Repeat to scroll a longer distance. 77 Example: (Sample Illustration) Vertical scrolling active area Scroll horizontally ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 78
    ... on-screen pointer may also seem to automatically select text, click buttons, and activate other user interface elements. For help with these problems, try one or more of the following: ❖ Try adjusting your typing technique to avoid accidental contact with the TouchPad™. You may be inadvertently...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 79
    .... The TouchPad settings are accessible through the Mouse Properties option of the Windows Control Panel. For more information, please visit www.support.toshiba.com, and enter the phrase "Mouse pointer jumps around as you type" into the Search field. Disabling or ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 80
    ... HDMI™ Out port on the side of your computer, and then connect the other end of the cable to your television. Refer to the manual that came with the television for more information. Your computer will automatically detect the external display device. Connecting an external monitor or projector ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 81
    Getting Started Using external display devices 81 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 simultaneously. NOTE Some modes are only available ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 82
    ... to your computer. The computer's USB ports support most USB-compatible keyboards. Using... you do not install the software as instructed by the printer manufacturer, the printer may not... that came with your printer. Follow the manufacturer's instructions when connecting a printer. You can connect...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 83
    ...a printer 83 TECHNICAL NOTE: To determine if your printer supports Plug and Play, check its documentation. If your ... a specific installation process. Refer to your printer installation guide for instructions before completing the following procedure. If your printer does not support Plug and Play,...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 84
    84 Getting Started Turning off the computer Turning off the computer Pressing the power button before shutting down the Windows® operating system could cause you to lose your work. Make sure the system indicator panel's storage drive light and the drive in-use light are off. If you turn off ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 85
    Getting Started Turning off the computer 85 Hibernation mode Hibernation mode shuts the computer down completely, but it first saves the current state of the computer to the internal storage drive. Since Hibernation mode does not require power to maintain the saved information, system settings ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 86
    86 ❖ ❖ Getting Started Turning off the computer Restarting from Sleep takes less time and consumes less main battery power than restarting after turning off the computer using the Hibernation or Shut down commands. When starting up again, the computer returns to the mode in which you left it,...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 87
    Getting Started Turning off the computer 87 Turning off the computer more quickly You can also turn off the computer by pressing the power button. To use this method, you first need to activate it using the Power Options feature. By default, pressing your computer's power button puts the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 88
    88 4 Getting Started Turning off the computer Double-click Power buttons and lid to display the actions that you can configure. (Sample Image) Advanced settings tab of Power Options screen 5 NOTE Select the options you want from the drop-down lists. These options can be set separately for how ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 89
    Getting Started Turning off the computer 89 Restarting your computer To start the computer up again, press the power button until the ON/OFF light glows white. If you turn off the computer by closing the display panel, you can start it again by opening the display panel. Using and configuring ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 90
    90 2 Getting Started Turning off the computer Click Change plan settings under the power plan to be customized. The Edit Plan Settings window appears. (Sample Image) Edit Plan Settings screen 3 Click Change advanced power settings. The Advanced settings tab of the Power Options window appears. 4...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 91
    Getting Started Turning off the computer NOTE 91 These options can be set separately for how they operate while the computer is running on battery power or while connected to AC power. ❖ Lid close action Set this option to Hibernate if you want the computer to go into Hibernation mode when you...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 92
    92 2 Getting Started Turning off the computer Click Sleep in the pop-up menu. The computer saves the status of all open programs and files to the memory, turns off the display, and enters into a low-power mode. The ON/OFF light blinks amber indicating the computer is in Sleep mode. Configuring ...
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    Getting Started Turning off the computer 4 Click Change advanced power settings. The Advanced settings tab of the Power Options window appears. 5 93 Double-click Power buttons and lid to display the actions that you can configure. (Sample Image) Advanced settings tab of Power Options screen 6 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 94
    ...There are several ways in which you can customize your computer to suit 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. For more information, see "Power Plans" on page 122. There...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 95
    ... desk. The easiest way to do this is to purchase 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: 1 Wrap the cable through or around some part of a heavy object. Make ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 96
    Chapter 2 Learning the Basics This chapter gives some computing tips and provides important information about basic features. Computing tips ❖ Save your work frequently. Your work stays in the computer's temporary memory until you save it to the internal storage drive. If the network you are ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 97
    Learning the Basics Using the keyboard ❖ ❖ 97 Use Error-checking and Disk Defragmenter regularly to check and optimize disk space and improve performance. Scan all new files for viruses. This precaution is especially important for files you receive via external media, email, or download from...
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    98 NOTE Learning the Basics Using the keyboard L650 series keyboard To capture a print screen of the entire screen, press the Fn + PRTSC key. To capture only the active window displayed, press Fn + ALT while simultaneously pressing the PRTSC key. (Sample Illustration) PRTSC key on the L650 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 99
    Learning the Basics Using the keyboard 99 Ctrl, Fn, and Alt keys (Sample Illustration) Ctrl, Fn, and Alt keys The Ctrl, Fn, and Alt keys do different things depending on the program you are using. For more information, see your program documentation. Function keys The function keys (not to be ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 100
    100 NOTE Learning the Basics Using the keyboard Overlay keys This section applies to the L640 series. The keys with gray numbers and symbols on the front of them form the numeric and cursor overlay. This overlay lets you enter numeric data or control the cursor as you would using the 10-key ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 101
    Learning the Basics Starting a program 101 Using the overlay for cursor control NOTE This section applies to the L640 series. The keys with the gray arrows and symbols on their left front are the cursor control overlay keys. To turn the cursor control overlay on, press Fn and F10 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 102
    102 2 3 Learning the Basics Starting a program Click the program group, in this example, Accessories. The Accessories menu is displayed. Click the program, in this example, WordPad. WordPad opens. To close the program, click the Close button in the upper-right corner of the program's window. ...
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    Learning the Basics Saving your work 103 Starting a program using the Search programs and files field This example uses the Start menu's Search programs and files field to start WordPad: 1 Click Start to display the Start menu. The Search programs and files field appears at the bottom of the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 104
    ... stored. Type a file name, then click Save. File names The Windows® operating system supports long file names that can contain up to 260 characters and can include spaces. Some applications do not support long file names and require file names limited to no more than eight ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 105
    Learning the Basics Printing your work 105 Using a file extension Most programs assign an extension to the file name that identifies the file as being created in the program with a particular format. For example, Microsoft® Word saves files with a .doc/.docx extension. Any file name with an ...
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    106 3 4 Learning the Basics Backing up your work Specify the print parameters. For example, the range of pages and number of copies to print. Click Print. Backing up your work Back up all the files you create in case something happens to your computer. You can back up your files to different ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 107
    ...Discs™ (DVDs or BDs) provide a significant increase in data storage and support features that were not available on previous video platforms. These features include... content via your Blu-ray Disc™ drive on an external monitor or television. The external monitor or television must support HDMI™.
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    ... properties window ❖ ❖ NOTE If you want to use the internal speakers, click on the Speakers tab and click Set Default. Use the arrow keys on your keyboard to navigate within the Blu-ray Disc™ player console. Use of the touchpad or a mouse is not supported within the Blu-ray Disc™ player.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 109
    ...this: Drive in-use indicator light Eject button Manual eject hole (Sample Illustration) Optical disc ...it. Doing so could cause the drive to malfunction. Manual eject hole-Use if you need ...straightened paper clip or other narrow object to press the manual eject button located inside the hole. Never...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 110
    110 4 Learning the Basics Using the optical disc drive Grasp the tray and pull it fully open. (Sample Illustration) Drive tray fully extended 5 Hold the disc by its edges and check that it is free of dust. If the disc is dusty, clean it as described in "Caring for optical discs" on page 113....
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 111
    ..., it may jam the drive. If this happens, contact Toshiba support for assistance. 9 Push the disc tray in by pressing gently on the center of the tray until it clicks into place... start your disc, try launching the optical disc manually. To do this, follow these steps: 1 2 Click Start, ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 112
    ...the optical disc drive For more information regarding supported optical media formats please refer to... media players. These problems are not due to any defect in your Toshiba computer or optical disc... object, such as a straightened paper clip, into the manual eject hole. The disc tray slides partially...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 113
    ...resources 113 Never use a pencil to press the manual eject button. Pencil lead can ...before inserting it in the drive. Toshiba's online resources Toshiba maintains a number of online sites to which... connect. These sites provide information about Toshiba products, give help with technical questions...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 114
    ... money in the process. It has a number of other features that enhance its energy efficiency. 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 maximum energy efficiency, so that you can use it for ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 115
    ... 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 ....toshiba.com. Use only batteries designed to work with your Toshiba computer. To ensure that the battery maintains its maximum capacity, operate the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 116
    ... configuration. For assistance with setup changes, contact Toshiba's Customer Support Center. Using additional batteries In addition to the main .... For more information on batteries and accessories, see accessories.toshiba.com. Charging batteries The battery needs to be charged before you can use...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 117
    Mobile Computing Charging batteries 117 Charging the main battery To charge the main battery while it is in your computer, plug the computer into a live electrical outlet. The battery charges whether the computer is on or off. TECHNICAL NOTE: The recharging of the battery cannot occur when your ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 118
    118 NOTE Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power To recharge the RTC battery, plug the computer into a live electrical outlet and leave the computer powered on for 24 hours. It is seldom necessary to charge the RTC battery because it charges while the computer is on. If the RTC battery is ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 119
    Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power 119 HINT: Be careful not to confuse the battery light ( ), the ON/OFF light ( ), and the power button light (near the upper-left corner of the keyboard). When the ON/OFF light or power button light flashes amber, it indicates that the system is ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 120
    120 Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power TECHNICAL NOTE: The computer drains the battery faster at low temperatures. Check your remaining charge frequently if you are working in temperatures below 50 degrees Fahrenheit. The computer calculates the remaining battery charge based on your ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 121
    Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power 3 Click Change advanced power settings. 121 The Advanced settings tab of the Power Options window appears. 4 Double-click Battery to display the battery options. (Sample Image) Advanced settings tab of Power Options screen 5 Configure the alarm ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 122
    122 Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power These power-saving options control the way in which the computer is configured. By using them, you can increase the length of time you can use the computer before you need to recharge the battery. Microsoft® has combined these options into ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 123
    Mobile Computing Monitoring main battery power 4 123 Click Change plan settings to choose the plan you want to edit. This screen allows you to change basic settings. Click Change advanced power settings to access settings for battery notification levels, internal storage drive power save time, ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 124
    ... plan Using the TOSHIBA eco power plan This computer is equipped with the Toshiba eco power plan. Operating the computer with this power plan ... your work. Turn off the computer or place it in Hibernation mode according to the instructions in "Using and configuring Hibernation mode" on page 89.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 125
    Mobile Computing Changing the main battery 3 4 5 125 Unplug and remove any cables connected to the computer, including the AC adaptor. Close the display panel and turn the computer upside down. Slide the battery release lock to the unlocked position. L640 series 6 7 L650 series (Sample ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 126
    126 1 2 Mobile Computing Changing the main battery Inserting a charged battery To insert a battery: Wipe the terminals of the charged battery with a clean cloth to ensure a good connection. Insert the charged battery into the slot until the latch clicks. The battery pack has been designed so ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 127
    ... battery. To replace the main battery, use an identical battery that you can purchase through the Toshiba Web site at accessories.toshiba.com. A reverse polarity condition should be avoided with all batteries. The main battery is designed so that it cannot be ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 128
    128 Mobile Computing Taking care of your battery Maintaining your battery Fully discharging your battery pack will allow better accuracy of the battery meter. To fully discharge your battery pack: ❖ Periodically, disconnect the computer from a power source and operate it on battery power until...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 129
    ...accessory or an equivalent battery pack specified in the User's Manual. Other battery packs have different ...find the information you need elsewhere, call Toshiba at: (800) 457-7777. In addition, Toshibaମ. programs, events and consumer promotions. For details, please visit www.laptops.toshiba.com/green...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 130
    130 Mobile Computing Traveling tips Toshiba is dedicated to preserving the environment by sponsoring Call2Recycle™, a program of... plenty of extra space for manuals, power cords, and compact discs. Contact your authorized Toshiba representative for more information or visit Toshiba's Web site at...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 131
    ... its features to start programs, find documents, set 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 L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 132
    132 Exploring Your Computer's Features Exploring the desktop 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 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 133
    ... programs Open documents Adjust system settings 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 Start, it means that you should click the Start ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 134
    ... icon. Setting up for communications To connect to the Internet, use an online service, or communicate across the telephone lines with another computer, you need... may require you to purchase additional software, external hardware or services. Availability of public wireless LAN access points may be ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 135
    ... Hot Key Fn + F8. For more information see "Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards" on page 190. NOTE When the Wireless antenna is ON, the wireless indicator light be lit. will For help with common Wi-Fi® networking problems, see "Wireless networking problems" on page 178. Connecting your computer to...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 136
    136 3 4 Exploring Your Computer's Features Setting up for communications Enter the phone number and account information of your Internet connection. Click Connect and let the program dial the number. The computer connects to the Internet. Connecting a modem to a telephone line (Available on ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 137
    ... than an analog phone line could cause a computer system failure. Now you are ready to send a fax or use the modem to connect to an online service or the Internet. Exploring audio features You can use your computer to record sounds using the computer's internal microphone (available on certain ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 138
    138 2 Exploring Your Computer's Features Exploring audio features Click Start, All Programs, Accessories, and then Sound Recorder. Start Recording/Stop Recording button (Sample Image) Sound Recorder screen 3 4 5 Click the Start Recording button. Speak normally into the microphone. When you ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 139
    ...information on the software, click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then Web Camera ...Available on certain models.) The Memory card reader supports the use of Memory Stick®, Memory Stick ...Specifications for a compatibility list. The Memory card reader may also support other types of media....
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 140
    ... to another, use the drag-and-drop feature of the Windows® operating system. Inserting memory media 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 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 141
    ... Serial Advanced Technology Attachment) devices and USB devices. The eSATA interface supports fast data transfer rates, which is especially useful for ..., music or video files. Like the USB interface, the eSATA interface supports hot swapping (connecting and disconnecting devices while the computer is...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 142
    ... if the related utility is available on your system. TOSHIBA Assist TOSHIBA Application Installer Supervisor password User password TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility Mouse Utility TOSHIBA Hardware Setup TOSHIBA Zooming Utility TOSHIBA Accessibility 142
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    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist ❖ ❖ ❖ TOSHIBA eco Utility™ TOSHIBA Service Station TOSHIBA PC Health Monitor 143 TOSHIBA Assist The TOSHIBA Assist provides quick access to ... allows you to customize a range of computer settings. To access TOSHIBA Assist, click Start, All Programs, ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 144
    144 Connect ❖ Utilities TOSHIBA Assist The feature available in this category is: Bluetooth® Settings (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Connect tab
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    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist 145 Secure The features available in this category are: ❖ ❖ Supervisor password User password (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Secure tab
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    146 ❖ 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
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    Utilities TOSHIBA Assist 147 Optimize The features available in this category are Mouse Utility TOSHIBA Hardware Setup (Hardware Settings) TOSHIBA Zooming Utility TOSHIBA Accessibility TOSHIBA Face Recognition Utility TOSHIBA eco Utility™ (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Assist window - Optimize tab
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 148
    148 Utilities TOSHIBA Application Installer TOSHIBA Application Installer The TOSHIBA Application Installer ... Installer. Click Next. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Application Installer screen 3 Click the item you want to install. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Application Installer selection screen 4 Click ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 149
    ... before you can work on your computer again. TOSHIBA supports several types of passwords on your computer: ❖ NOTE An instant password—Secures your open ...€”Prohibits unauthorized users from accessing certain functions such as TOSHIBA Hardware Setup. This is useful if more than one ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 150
    ... you choose to set a supervisor or user password, TOSHIBA strongly recommends that you save your ... later access it should you not remember it. TOSHIBA is not responsible for any losses that may occur ... Password icon. The Supervisor Password tab of the TOSHIBA Password Utility window appears. (Sample ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 151
    ...Supervisor Password icon. The Supervisor Password tab of the TOSHIBA Password Utility window appears. 4 5 6 7 Click ...you choose to set a supervisor or user password, TOSHIBA strongly recommends that you save your... access it should you not remember it. TOSHIBA is not responsible for any losses that may...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 152
    ... password for the power-on password functions: Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then ...cancel the power-on password function: 1 Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then ... Password icon. Click Not Registered. Follow the on-screen instructions to remove the user password....
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 153
    ... Utility Your computer may come with the TOSHIBA Face Recognition utility. This utility provides ... computer. NOTE For high security purposes, TOSHIBA Face Recognition is not a suitable substitute... technology will be completely secure or error-free. TOSHIBA does not guarantee that the face recognition...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 154
    ... Tool Utility This utility can help diagnose problems with devices in your computer. Refer to the online ... documentation within the application for additional help. NOTE The TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool utility may ...normal and does not indicate a problem. To use the TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool utility:...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 155
    ... Start, Control Panel, Hardware and Sound, and then under Devices and Printers, click Mouse, or click the Mouse icon in the Optimize tab of TOSHIBA Assist. The Mouse Properties screen appears. The settings you can change are divided into these categories Buttons Pointers Pointer Options Hardware ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 156
    ... system. To access it: ❖ Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then HWSetup, or click the...TOSHIBA HWSetup screen appears. (Sample Image) TOSHIBA HWSetup screen - General tab options ...drives for the operating system You can also manually choose the Boot Priority by pressing the power ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 157
    Utilities TOSHIBA Hardware Setup ❖ NOTE 157 Display-Allows you to change various default settings for the built-in display When the computer restarts, it remembers the last configuration. If data does not appear on the display you are using after starting in Sleep mode, press Fn + F5. For ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 158
    158 Utilities TOSHIBA Zooming Utility TOSHIBA Zooming Utility This utility allows you to ...® Icons on the desktop Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then Zooming Utility. The TOSHIBA Zooming Utility Properties screen appears. To access the TOSHIBA Zooming Utility: (Sample Image) ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 159
    ... Accessibility window To use TOSHIBA Accessibility: 1 Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then Accessibility, or click the Accessibility icon in the Optimize tab of TOSHIBA Assist. The TOSHIBA Accessibility window appears. 2 3 4 Check the Use Fn-StickyKey ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 160
    ...and accumulated savings over time. To access the TOSHIBA eco Utility™, do one of the following ...Utility icon in the notification area. Right-click the TOSHIBA eco Utility icon in the notification area ...upper-left section of the screen. For more information on the TOSHIBA eco power plan and utility,...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 161
    ...the computer and related devices and logs service-relevant information on the computer's internal storage ... 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 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 162
    Chapter 6 If Something Goes Wrong Some problems you may encounter when using your computer are relatively easy to ... 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 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 163
    If Something Goes Wrong Problems when you turn on the computer 2 Click the Applications tab. If a program has stopped...have a software or resource conflict. When this happens turning the power on returns you to the problem instead of restarting the system. To clear the condition, press Ctrl, Alt, and...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 164
    164 If Something Goes Wrong Problems when you turn on the computer The computer displays the WARNING RESUME FAILURE/Windows Error Recovery - Windows did not shut down successfully message. To continue, select Start Windows normally. This can happen if the computer was put into Sleep mode and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 165
    ...Toshiba Web site at pcsupport.toshiba.com and see the Support Bulletin Step-Charging the computer's...click the Ask Iris® link and search for the support bulletin by name). 4 Connect the AC adaptor ... the computer starts normally, there may be a problem with the AC outlet itself, or the voltage level ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 166
    .... Unless a hardware device has failed, problems usually occur when you change the system ...€™s configuration or verify the startup procedure to fix the problem. To do this, use the options in the Startup menu.... Known Good Configuration (advanced) Directory Services Restore Mode Debugging Mode Disable ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 167
    ... you in troubleshooting the problem. To access the Windows® operating system Help and Support: 1 2 Click ...you need help and follow the on-screen instructions. Click one of the options listed in the window... button and then clicking Microsoft Customer Support or by going to Toshiba support at pcsupport...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 168
    168 If Something Goes Wrong Fixing a problem with Device Manager Fixing a problem with Device Manager Device Manager provides a way to ... the driver or rolling back the driver in case the new version is causing a problem. ❖ The tabs that appear in the dialog box vary from one device to another....
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 169
    ... completely. 2 3 Remove the memory module, following the instructions in "Removing a memory module" on page 57....-time clock (RTC) battery). Power problems are interrelated. For example, a faulty AC adaptor... recharge the batteries. Here are some typical problems and how to solve them: The AC power...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 170
    ... purchase a new battery pack, 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 for your computer, and ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 171
    ... type, strange things happen or nothing happens, the problem may be related to the keyboard itself. The keyboard ... F11 to turn off the numlock light. If the problem occurs when both the keypad overlays are off,.... Try using a different make of keyboard. Display problems Here are some typical display ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 172
    ...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 Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 173
    ... Something Goes Wrong Disk or storage drive problems 173 The display mode is set to Simultaneous ... 800 x 600 or higher. Devices that do not support this resolution will only work in Internal/External ... to have garbage in them. Typical problems are: You are having trouble accessing a drive, or one ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 174
    ...6 If Something Goes Wrong Optical disc drive problems Click the Tools tab. Click the Check now...... but others do not. This is probably a configuration problem. If a program does not run properly, ... configuration meets its needs. Optical disc drive problems You cannot access a disc in the drive. If ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 175
    ... drive tray. Never use a pencil to press the manual eject button. Pencil lead can ... optical disc drive. For more information regarding supported optical media formats, refer to the complete ... specifications for your computer at pcsupport.toshiba.com. If the problem is with an optical data disc, refer ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 176
    ... Something Goes Wrong Optical disc drive problems While viewing a Blu-ray Disc™ ... possible. Certain interactive features may not be supported due to compatibility, network settings or other conditions.... Media® player or TOSHIBA DVD Player for DVD playback. ❖ BD playback feature support may vary...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 177
    ... too loud. Adjust the volume control. Printer problems This section lists some of the most common ... Run the printer's self-test to check for any problem with the printer itself. Make sure you ... in "Setting up a printer" on page 83 or in the instructions that came with the printer. You may have ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 178
    178 If Something Goes Wrong Modem problems The printer will not print what you see ...site at pcsupport.toshiba.com. Wireless networking problems NOTE This section provides general troubleshooting tips ...terminology, please see Windows® Help and Support or contact your computer technician. ❖ If...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 179
    If Something Goes Wrong Wireless networking problems ❖ 179 Verify that your computer can detect ...be very helpful if you should confer with a support technician at a later time. To enable or disable wireless ...+ F8. For more information see "Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards" on page 190. Use IPCONFIG to ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 180
    ... contact that vendor's support group for further advice. DVD and BD operating problems If ...fail, consider sending your drive to an authorized service provider to get it cleaned. 5 Verify that your ... for instructions on using Device Manager to view the optical disc drive properties. Check the Toshiba ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 181
    ... programs build in an automatic backup, but you should not rely solely on this feature. Save your work! See "Computing tips" on page 96 for instructions. On a regular basis, back up the information stored on your internal storage drive. Use Windows® to back up files, or the entire computer, to...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 182
    ...Get familiar with all the user's guides provided with your computer, as well as the manuals that come with the programs ... you can use to supplement the information in the manuals. Data and system configuration backup ... for later recall. If you experience problems after installing some new hardware ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 183
    If Something Goes Wrong Develop good computing habits 2 In the left pane, click System protection. 183 The System Protection tab of the System Properties window appears. 3 4 Click Create...In the input field, enter a name that is descriptive enough to be easily understood in the future, such as ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 184
    ... and store on its internal storage drive. Since problems with either hardware or software can make the ...the optical disc drives built into recent Toshiba portable computer models can write to... System and Security heading. Follow the on-screen instructions to back up your files. 1 2 3 4 For more help...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 185
    ...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 Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 186
    ... that came with the device and follow the manufacturer's instructions. If you need further assistance ... you contact Toshiba: ❖ ❖ Review the troubleshooting information in your operating system documentation. If the problem ... then click Detailed Specs. Contacting Toshiba If you still need help ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 187
    ... computer and any optional devices related to the problem Backup copies of your Windows® operating ...media Name and version of the program involved in the problem along with its installation media Information about what you ...and all of Latin America Toshiba USA Self-Service support web site Community ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 188
    ... Ryde NSW 2113 Sydney Australia France Toshiba Systèmes (France) S.A. 7, Rue Ampère; B. P. 131 ... may incur long-distance charges) Spain Toshiba Information Systems (España) S.A. Parque Empresarial San...Markham, Ontario L3R - 8H2 Canada Germany Toshiba Europe GmbH Leibnizstraße 2 D-93055 Regensburg ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 189
    ... Wrong Toshiba's worldwide offices United States Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. 9740 ... 92618 United States The Rest of Europe Toshiba Europe (I.E.) GmbH Hammfelddamm 8 D-4-1460 Neuss ... 189 For more information on additional Toshiba worldwide locations, please visit: www.toshiba.co.jp/...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 190
    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 L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 191
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot Key Cards 191 Using the Hot Key Cards The Hot Key Cards are normally hidden from view. ... feature the key controls. To use the Hot Key Cards: 1 Press and hold the Fn key. The TOSHIBA Cards appear along the top of the screen. (Sample Image) Hot Key Card display 2 Select ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 192
    ...HDD Protection utility This Application Card launches the TOSHIBA HDD Protection Utility. PC Diagnostic Tool utility For more information, refer to "TOSHIBA PC Diagnostic Tool Utility" on page ... Hardware Setup" on page 156. TOSHIBA Button Support utility This Application Card launches...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 193
    ... Cards: 1 Press and hold the Fn key. The TOSHIBA Cards display at the top of the screen. "stacked" Card (Sample Image) TOSHIBA Card display 2 Click the "stacked" card on the far right of ... Card Case: 1 Click Start, All Programs, TOSHIBA, Utilities, and then Settings for Flash ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 194
    194 3 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions The Card Case displays two rows of Cards. Cards that appear solid (... have a legend on the key indicating the option or feature the key controls. Volume Mute This TOSHIBA Card or hot key enables/disables volume mute on your computer. When volume mute ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 195
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 195 Lock (Instant security) This TOSHIBA Card or hot key blanks the display. Selecting this Card or pressing the hot key displays the following options: or Fn + (Sample Image) Security options ❖ ❖ To enable lock, select To cancel, select . . The Fn +...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 196
    196 Power plan Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions This TOSHIBA Card or hot key displays the power plans and cycles through the power plans. The properties of each power plan, and the power plans that are displayed by this function, are set in the Power Options window. Selecting this Card or...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 197
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 197 Sleep mode This TOSHIBA Card or hot key places the computer into Sleep mode. For more information about Sleep mode, please see "Using and configuring Sleep mode" on page 91. or Fn + Selecting this Card or pressing the hot key displays the ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 198
    198 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Hibernation mode This TOSHIBA Card or hot key places the computer into Hibernation mode. If Hibernation mode is disabled, this hot key will not respond. For more information on Hibernation mode, see "Using and configuring Hibernation mode" on page ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 199
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 199 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 in Extended Display ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 200
    200 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 also ..., select Swap Image Display. Display brightness This TOSHIBA Card decreases or increases the screen brightness. Fn ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 201
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 201 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 Fn + Wi-Fi® enabled—Enables just the Wi-Fi® module. Bluetooth® enabledମ.
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 202
    202 Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Disabling or enabling the TouchPad™ This TOSHIBA Card or hot key enables/disables the TouchPad™. For more information on using the TouchPad, see "Using the TouchPad™" on page 75. or Fn + Selecting this Card or pressing the hot key displays ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 203
    Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions 203 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 Fn + [Space bar] (Sample Image) Screen resolution options Cycle through the screen ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 204
    204 Fn + Hot Keys/TOSHIBA Cards Hot key functions Keyboard hot key functions This hot ... applies to the L650 series. Fn + This hot key turns the TOSHIBA Zooming Utility to zoom out. Fn + This hot key turns the TOSHIBA Zooming Utility to zoom in. Fn + This hot key decreases the speaker volume....
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 205
    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 Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 206
    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 Alternating Current Basic Input/Output System Blu-ray Disc Read-Only...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 207
    ...LCD LED MB MIDI PC PCI PCMCIA Hypertext Markup Language Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Input/Output interrupt request Internet Service Provider kilobyte Local Area Network Liquid Crystal Display Light Emitting Diode megabyte Musical Instrument Digital Interface Personal Computer ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 208
    ... Thin Film Transistor Universal Serial Bus Uniform Resource Locator Wide Area Network World 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 cells using active-matrix technology. ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 209
    ... 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 hardware and load the operating system when you start ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 210
    210 C Glossary cache - A section of very fast memory in which frequently used information is duplicated for quick access. Accessing data from cache is faster than accessing it from the computer's main memory. See also CPU cache, L1 cache, L2 cache. CD - An individual compact disc. See also ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 211
    Glossary 211 CPU cache - A section of very fast 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. See also cache, L1 cache, L2 cache. cursor - An on-screen symbol (usually a ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 212
    ... a device or program imitates another device or program. enable - 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 transferring large files. executable file - A computer program that is ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 213
    Glossary 213 F 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...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 214
    ... connected with HDMI cables. See also HDMI. Hibernation - A feature of many Toshiba computers that saves to the internal storage drive the current state of your ... of computers that provides electronic mail, the World Wide Web, and other services. See also World Wide Web. K L keyboard shortcut -...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 215
    Glossary 215 LAN (Local Area Network) - A group of computers or other devices dispersed over a relatively limited area and connected by a communications link that enables any device to interact with any other on the network. LED (Light Emitting Diode) - A solid state lamp (SSL) that uses ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 216
    216 Glossary motherboard - The computer's main circuit board that contains the processor, memory, and other primary components. MS-DOS prompt - See system prompt. multi-function drive - A DVD drive that can read and write to CD and DVD media. multimedia - A combination of two or more ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 217
    ... plug in a cable for connection to a network or a 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 called software) are operating system, application, and utility. See also ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 218
    ... information in ROM remains whether or not the computer is receiving power. This type of 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 (SD) - A small, portable, non-...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 219
    ... than" sign) indicating where users are to enter commands. T U Toshiba tablet pen - TFT display - See ... Bus (USB) - USB is a serial bus that supports a data transfer rate of up to 480 ... a narrowly focused operation or solve a specific problem. Utilities are often related to computer system ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 220
    220 W Glossary Web - See World Wide Web. Wi-Fi® - A registered trademark term of the Wi-Fi Alliance that stands for Wireless Fidelity, and is another term for the communication protocol to permit an Ethernet connection using wireless communication components. World Wide Web (www) - The ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 221
    Index A AC adaptor 45 AC power 116 AC power light 45 accessing network 135 adding memory 50 check total memory 59 optional external devices 50 adequate ventilation cooling fan 44 adjusting TouchPad™ settings 78 Application Cards 192 audio features 137 charge not lasting 170 charge time 116 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 222
    ...power 114 safety precautions 127 setting notifications 120 battery indicator light 119 BD player general problems 180 BDs using 107 BIOS Setup see TOSHIBA Hardware Setup Blu-ray Disc™ using 107 button eject, optical disc drive 109 ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 223
    ... corrupted/damaged data files 174 missing files/trouble accessing a drive 173 running slow 174 ...79, 202 ENERGY STAR® 36 error messages problem with display settings/ current settings not working ...-checking 173 H headphones using 138 Help and Support Windows® operating system 167 Hibernation mode 85...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 224
    ...special Windows® keys 99 standard full-size 98 troubleshooting 171 unexpected characters 171 using 97 keyboard, ...module 51 installing a charged battery 126 battery 124 memory modules 50 mouse 82 Instruction Manual for Safety and Comfort 41 internal storage drive recovery 59 Internet bookmarked site ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 225
    ... 225 M maintaining your battery 128 manual eject hole optical disc drive ... indicator light 119 online resources Toshiba 113 optical disc Auto-Run... 110 inserting an optical disc 109 manual eject hole 109 playing an audio... 111 problems 174 recording optical media 111 removing a disc 112 troubleshooting...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 226
    ... 205 energy-saving features 114 problem solving 169 turning on 49 power ...USB-compatible 82 printing a file 105 problem solving AC power 169 battery ... will not power up 163 contacting Toshiba 186, 187 corrupted/damaged data... unexpected characters 171 missing files/trouble accessing a drive 173 modem not...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 227
    ... disposing of batteries 129 icons 39 precautions 42 safety precautions battery 127 saving files 103, 104 screen does not look normal/flickers 172 screen problems blank screen 171 Search programs and files field starting a program 103 selecting a place to work 41 power plan options 122 video cables ...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 228
    ...adjusting display 82 tips for computing 96 Toshiba online resources 113 registering computer... & Fix tab 146 Secure tab 145 TOSHIBA eco power plan 124... Health Monitor 161 TOSHIBA Service Station 161 TOSHIBA Zooming Utility 158... traveling tips 130 troubleshooting BD player general problems 180 DVD player...
  • Toshiba Satellite L645-S4102 | User Manual - Page 229
    ...drive 107 Shut down command 86 Sleep mode 91 TOSHIBA eco power plan 124 TouchPad™ 75 Web Camera... Windows® Explorer starting a program from 102 Windows® operating system desktop 131 Help and Support 167 problem solving 165 Windows® Start menu starting a program 101 wireless networking 134 wizards...



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