Toshiba Satellite C75 factory settings

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Tiredtoes Posts 6 Registration date Saturday June 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen June 23, 2014 - Jun 21, 2014 at 01:52 PM
Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 - Jun 25, 2014 at 04:42 PM
Dear All, my 2 month old isn't displaying a cursor at all.I've tried the useful tips I've seen, but can't bring it into view.Thankyou!

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Tiredtoes Posts 6 Registration date Saturday June 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen June 23, 2014 2
Jun 22, 2014 at 03:22 PM
Thanks for replying!
I've tried taking the battery out, rebooting it, pressing power button for a minute, pressing f1&f5 buttons, and f9, but no cursor appears.
I appreciate your kindness.You are helping an elderly lady who is flummoxed by this!
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Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,239
Jun 21, 2014 at 04:33 PM
You say that you tried the useful tips which I presume were not that useful after all.

So I don't repeat the same tips and waste your time and mine. What is it that you have tried.
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Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,239
Jun 22, 2014 at 05:16 PM
Dear Tired Tootsies,

I must tell you that the majority of Laptop issues on Kioskea that are difficult to solve are related to Toshiba, a breed of their own. The last advice my father gave me was: "Son, stay away from Toshiba!"

I trust that when you removed the battery that you also unplug the power cable before holding the power button. Most often, this gets rid of what is called "flea" power and then the laptop breaths again.

I have two solutions for you and I think the second one is the best.

1. You can try restoring to factory out of the box settings by following the instructions hereunder:

https://ccm.net/faq/4811-restore-toshiba-laptop-to-factory-settings

2. Your laptop is under warranty, take it back for repair or exchange.

Good luck
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Tiredtoes Posts 6 Registration date Saturday June 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen June 23, 2014 2
Jun 22, 2014 at 05:39 PM
Oh, how I wish that I'd known your dear father, words of wisdom, indeed!I have pencilled in a chunk of Monday pm, which will be dedicated to going through your instructions.Tuesday morning may see me hauling it along to the Thames.Many thanks!T.Ts
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Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,239
Jun 23, 2014 at 05:47 AM
You needed not to pencil it down as the how-to section can be downloaded in pdf format, saved and printed from whatever computer you wrote your messages in.

P.S. You are most welcome and please let me know which solution you opted for.
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Tiredtoes Posts 6 Registration date Saturday June 21, 2014 Status Member Last seen June 23, 2014 2
Jun 23, 2014 at 07:32 AM
Thank you so much.I'm on my Samsung Galaxy, thank goodness it's working for me.Will try your suggestion later,thanks again!
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My final parting shot, the answer to the Curse of the Cursor..my lovely neighbour said that herd try your suggestions for me.He began with the first one.It worked.IT WORKED! I truly am grateful to you for being so kind & keeping your sense of humour, despite having to go slowly and clearly to me.Many thanks to you!
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Ambucias Posts 47359 Registration date Monday February 1, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen September 1, 2021 11,239
Jun 25, 2014 at 04:42 PM
Dear Tired Tootsies,

The pleasure was all mine and believe that I will not share it with anyone.:-)

God save the Queen.
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