The touchpad is sensitive to finger movement; hence, the lighter the touch, the better the response. Intel graphics are a Joke. Do not attempt to open the computer yourself; contact your dealer or authorized service center for assistance. I am very happy with this purchase! Tapping harder will not increase the touchpad's responsiveness. If F2 does not work on the boot to access Cmos setup then look at the screen as it starts to boot and it will usualy tell you what function key is for setup.
An ultrabook is more along the lines of what you may be looking for. Icon Function Description Bluetooth Indicates the status of Bluetooth communication. Learn how to protect and take care of your computer. Once in the setup you go to the end page whwere it asks you if you want to restore factory defaults. Once you remove all of the garbage, there is a significant amount of free space gained.
It can also be used with other keys to provide a variety of functions: key before pressing the other key in the hotkey combination. Pros: My familiarity with Windoze made this netbook easy to use. When the battery-low warning appears, the recommended course of action depends on your situation: Situation. Gateway is committed to offer products and services worldwide that help customers save money, conserve energy and improve the quality of our environment. Easy solutions are provided for each one. The hard drive on your netbook has a hidden restore partition which contains the necessary files to do the factory restore. If your adequate with computers I would say take the hard drive out and retrieve any data you want to keep by using it as a slave drive on another computer.
If this were my netbook, I would install some flavor of linux. Simply click on it then press save and exit. Num Lock Lights up when Num Lock is activated. I tried linux mint live on it and it ran almost flawlessly. The Gateway is quick, well built, and the 6 cell battery does last a long, long time - and is one of the major reasons I bought this unit.
Remember to follow any special regulations in force in any area, and always switch off your device when its use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger. Gateway reliability has always been good. Remove any media, floppy disks or compact disks from the drive s. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. Take advantage of this deal, come next year I doubt there will be many net books available.
Native screen resolution is 1024x600, but Windows 8 only supports 1024x768 and up, so it'll give you a hard time when you try to run your programs. Cons: If you need to do more than web browsing and office work, forget about this, even with upgrades it will not perform to acceptable levels. Charging the battery To charge the battery, first make sure that it is correctly installed in the battery bay. It covers basic topics such as Gateway Recovery Management, using the keyboard, Audio, etc. Once again, this is a fantastic machine for the casual user.
Look at the power indicator: If it is not lit, no power is being supplied to the computer. Pros: this is everything a notebook has to be with its ups and downs. Which was something I was expecting. Kind of a pain to disassemble, compared to laptops anyway. If you can live without it than get an operating system disc and do a clean install of the operating system, which should fix your problem. The laptop, however, is not built for high-performance gaming. You need to go into Cmos for the setup which is usualy F2 on boot.
Incorrect computer usage may lead to carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, tenosynovitis or other musculoskeletal disorders. Close it and head into your day. Tiny and lightweight - every bit as portable as a tablet, in my opinion. Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use this conditioning process for all new batteries, or if a battery hasn't been used for a long time. Speaker and webcam quality are even worse than I'd anticipated.