As a part of the regular startup process, a program to check the disk status runs automatically. The Modem dialog box opens. Chapter 2: Getting Started Multi-functionbuttons Press the multi-functionbuttons to open the programs associated with them. Type the e-mailaddress of the recipient you want to send e-mailto in the Send To box. Working with documents Saving a document After you create a document, you need to save it if you want to use it later. The file or folder is permanently deleted. Click the icon on your syst Summary of the content on the page No.
After completing the setup, you are ready to access the Internet. When you copy and paste a file or folder, you place a copy of the file or folder on the Windows clipboard, which temporarily stores it. Numeric keypad Use these keys to type numbers when the numeric keypad is turned on. If this happens, install the program or device in the accounts that need it. Batteries If you run your notebook on battery power for extended periods, you may want to buy an additional battery so you can swap batteries when necessary. The Control Panel window opens. Information on the Web comes to you on Web pages, which are electronic documents that you view using a Web page display program called a browser.
As soon as you see a startup screen, press F2. The Fax Configuration Wizard opens. Microphone-in jack Accepts input from external microphones. Also, if you are connected to a network, log off before starting Disk Defragmenter. Using advanced search options Search can find files meeting more criteria than file name.
Title bar Close Menu bar Maximize Minimize Identifying window items Every program window looks a little different because each has its own menus, icons, and controls. Change the color or font settings for the item. This program corrects file and folder problems and marks flawed areas on the hard drive so Windows does not use them. System keys Press these colored keys in combination with the F N key to perform specific actions. This type of network does not include access into a wired network or the Internet.
Tools you need You need a small Phillips and a small flat-blade screwdriver. The file or folder you moved appears in its new location and is removed from its old location. Whenever BigFix detects a problem, it alerts you by flashing the blue taskbar icon. Working with files and folders Important The clipboard stores whatever you cut or copy until you cut or copy again. Microsoft WordPad starts and a blank document opens.
The Windows Media Player opens. Gateway model and serial number The label on the bottom of your notebook contains information that identifies your notebook model and its features. After connecting, the Welcome window opens. Your notebook uses the latest chipset and mobile processor technologies to manage the processor speed and power consumption for a greater battery life experience. Files and folders found using this utility can be opened, copied, cut, renamed, or deleted directly from the list in the results window.
This function is only available in some programs. If applicable, follow the instructions provided on the Web site to run or install the program. Status indicators Keyboard status indicators Keyboard status indicators inform you when a button has been pressed that affects how the keyboard is used. This function is only available in some programs. During an electrical storm, unplug both the surge protector and the modem. The My Computer window opens.
If the air vents are blocked, the notebook may become hot enough to harm your skin. Chapter 4: Windows Basics Keyboard shortcuts The following table shows a few shortcuts that you can use in Windows and almost all programs that run in Windows. For example, pressing F1 may open help. Caution Recycle or dispose of the used notebook properly according to federal, state and local laws. In Windows, you throw away files and folders by first moving them to the Windows trash can, called the Recycle Bin, where they remain until you decide to empty the bin. Deleting files and folders When you throw away paper files and folders, you take them from the file cabinet and put them in a trash can.