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Use operating system disk and run the command: chkdsk /r This will run for an hour or more but it will repair any boot and system files that are corrupt or missing.
I Have Toshiba Tecra 8200
This item was designed fro use with Windows NT4 or Win2000 so XP may have driver errors.
If you have upgraded XP to SP3 try updates from Windows for a fix, otherwise re instalation of the original OS may be needed.
Have you run CHKDSK/F to check for hard drive errors? That is most likely to be the problem as if the drive is formatted to anything other than FAT32 you may be getting read errors.
Nice old machine. It will be a shame to have to ditch it.
I can only get a
I would check if there is any additional proprietary drivers are listed: Click you mouse on "System" then "Administration" and then "Additional Drivers". See if the is any video drivers listed. If at least one driver is there, you would like to install it.
Hope this will be the case
How to clear CMOS password
25pin male connector"
This is a 25pin male connector which fits onto the printer port. You have to short-circuit the following pins:
1-5-10 / 2-11 / 3-17 / 4-12 / 6-16 / 7-13 / 8-14 / 9-15 / 18-25(optional)
when u make it contect to your laptop and turn on laptop wait for 10 second .....then turn off laptop and remove printer port ..and turn on it again u never see the password.. Thanks
Does not find the extra
First--check how much memory the computer can take.
Make sure you don't exceed it.
Be advised that some brands of memory don't play well with others.
Be sure you are installing the correct type of memory.
THE LAPTOP WORKS FINE BUT
Every laptop that is coming to the market has a button the bottom left just next to the "Crtl" button. This button says "Fn". On the other hand please find the buttons that are marked with dark Sun or a white sun. These buttons are for decreasing or increasing brightness. Just press down the "Fn" key (or button) and then press the key with the white sun on it. The brightness of the laptop screen will increase.
The keys with sun symbol on it are usually the arrow keys.
My toshiba tecra 8200 will not turn on when i hit
the power pack or the battery needs to be replaced
chrck the out put of the power pack with a volt meter to see if the output is fine
if so replace the battery
Radio Shack will test the power pack for you if you can not
Just bought a used one.
PLug the AC adaptor with the laptop and start charging the battery.
wait for 5 mins and see if there is a indication of power on the laptop.
Usually on the left side at the top of your keyboard the power button is located you can press that to turn on the laptop.
Else there may be a problem with the laptop.
I inherited a Toshiba Tecra 8200 laptop. It boots
Hi, try pressing the ESC button during boot up, this will allow you to start in safe mode, from where you can change your passworg, via the control panel. (Sometimes its the Del button on sertain machines)
Forget my password
1. Start up into safe mode (press F8 at startup)
2. log in as 'administrator'
3. go into control panels, users, and clear the password on the account that you have a problem.
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