Forum discussion tagged with Toshiba.
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    Question Is it possible to upgrade a Toshiba 1366x768 to a higher resolution?

    Im currently running a Toshiba Satellite s55 c5274 i7-5500U 12GB RAM Intel HD graphics 5500 the lcd screen is on a 30 pin connector and i was wondering if there was any way to upgrade the LCD to a 1080p display?
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    Question Windows 95 Not Booting

    I have obtained a Toshiba Satellite 305CDS from the 1990s, and it no longer wants to boot. I tried installing Kid Pix Deluxe 3 from an original CD, and after a while the install just completely froze and the computer locked up. I, being an idiot, restarted the computer. Now it refuses to boot...
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    Question Will the P755 lid work with the L755?

    So recently, I took apart my 2011 Toshiba Satellite L755-S5214. While I was taking the palmrest off, the left corner fell apart. So I ordered a new palmrest from Ebay, and it was a blue brushed aluminum version. I liked the design, and it fits perfectly on the laptop. However, when I tried...
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    Question Random audio drop out from Notebook's Loudspeakers

    Hello Forum, hope some expert can give me a heads up on a audio issue I've never been trough. I'm an audio enthusiat and have worked on PC desktop recording independient band a music projects. Recently bought an used laptot since im traveling ( nothing high end, as everything is super expensive...
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    Question On and off random keyboard typing - cant get passed log in

    Wondering if anybody has any advice: few weeks ago I was streaming a sports game (paid for, legit stream) and suddenly my laptop screen goes black and kicks out to the log in screen, weird, tried to type in my password to get back in, but I had no control over the keyboard to get anything in the...
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    Question Toshiba Satellite E55-A Not Recognizing it's Wireless Network Adapter

    My Toshiba Laptop is not recognizing that it has a wireless network adapter installed. Going to Device Manager > Network adapters only shows Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller. I've tried "Scan for hardware changes", tried multiple reboots/restarts, and the laptop is plugged in and fully charged...
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    Question how do i reopen the ?helper shortcut on my laptop?

    Hello, I have a very old Toshiba (Satellite 645series) and it had this "helper/shortcut" rectangle thing(forgive me I'm not the most tech savvy and am not sure of the terminology) hidden on the side of my screen display that if i touched the edge of my cursor would open to full-size (meaning the...
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    Question Toshiba Laptop fan stopped working

    Hello, I have an older Toshiba Satellite L50-C and the fan just wont start when I boot up causing the system to crash before I even got properly in. I took the laptop apart and cleaned it and reapplied thermal paste to the cpu and discrete gpu while also taking the fan apart and cleaning and...
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    [SOLVED] Do VMs benefit alot from SSDs?

    Hello! So, I made a few VMs, one Windows 7, One Ubuntu 18.10, and the other, Windows 8.1. All of them boot up fine. But they have slow performance. I'm not sure why (I don't run them at the same time) I give each of them 4 Gb of RAM, 2 Cores and around 100 mb of video memory. I just can't...
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    Question Toshiba E45t-a4300 need a help to update BIOS

    I have a Toshiba laptop, model E45t-a4300. Currently, want to replace exited existing HDD by new SSD, but I cannot boot into SSD after restarting in installation process. I think that BIOS is the main reason. Current BIOS version is 1.3, and final version in support site is 1.5. I want to...
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    Question Swapping HDD (SSD) between laptops

    Hello, A cousin of mine has a Laptop Toshiba Satellite Pro C660 that is already a few years old, so he has bought a Lenovo ideapad 330 that comes with SSD. Now, I have cloned the toshiba disk (which was formatted not long ago and put on windows 10) to the Lenovo's SSD because it has some...
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    Question Can someone help me with my USB ports

    My usb port was working but my laptop turned off (not proper shutdown) after i turned it back on the port wasn't working at all and i was looking at drivers and there's 3 missing ones. are these related to the usb ports and if they are can someone please send me a link to download them: -PCI...
  13. [SOLVED] Toshiba Satellite L50D-C-18W Bios Password Reset

    Hi, I couldn't reset the Bios, please help. No bios batteries. No reset connection. No reset key. Motherboard photos:
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    Question blurry image on 1920 x 1080

    Hi all, I have paired a GTX 960 2gb with a samsung T22E310EX 1080p moniter via HDMI. but the image isnt crisp. logo's and text and everything are not crisp. need help to remedy this cheers. the HDMI is connected to the STD port on the moniter, not the DVI. samsung website says to change the...
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    Question System Crashes During Gaming.

    Hello. For the past couple months I've been experiencing problems whilst playing Rocket League. Every now and again I'll crash, sometimes it'll be a 10-15 second crash and the game loads me back in, sometimes the whole system would freeze and require a hard reboot. Things I've tried, removing...
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    Question Most suited ram?

    So i am looking to build a new rig as my current one really needs updating. i have researched and found what i want: Gigabyte B450M DS3H Ryzen 3 2200 just wondering if someone more recent knowledge can help me decide on which ram go to for (my hardware knowledge isn't as updated as it used to...
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    Question Which hard drive should I get

    I have a 1TB SSD and two 1TB hard drives currently and they are all maxed out. The one is starting to fail according to crystal disk info so I kind of want to take advantage of the situation and just upgrade to a 4TB drive and migrate everything from the failing one over. I found these two...
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    Question AMD FX 8350 Cores unstable at stock

    So I bought and built my first pc a few months ago, but at the time was way too busy to check for stability and i guess today im having crashes when i stream on obs while gaming any fps like apex or TF2. I think i found that the cores might be having issues after running a prime 95 stress test...
  19. Question Cannot create a new simpe volume on SSD

    Hi there, I had some 50 GB of SSD partition which was unallocated and was intending to use it to install Wamp Server on it for all my project files. The problem is that when I try to create a new simple volume through Windows Disk Manager, it gives an error saying Access Denied Could someone...
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    Question Battlefield 1 in 2019

    Worth it for $9? It looks pretty fun and I think it averages around 3,000 players still on PC.. I do have V and I have hardly touched it though (have like 4 hours on that - paid $19 for someone's RTX code on eBay).