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Revision to Toshiba Satellite A215 S4697 Troubleshooting

Grace Cowell

== My laptop’s boot up time is too long ==
 
Just''Just like any other mechanical devices, laptops do get affected by wear and tear over timetime.''
Just''Just like any other mechanical devices, laptops do get affected by wear and tear over timetime.''
 
=== List of startup programs are too long ===
 
== My laptop’s multitasking speed is slow ==
 
''Your programs are running slow and you can’t get anything done!''
 
=== Too many programs are running simultaneously ===
== My laptop is not connecting to the internet ==
 
‘’Can’t''Can’t log on to Facebook! Oh no!’’no!''
‘’Can’t''Can’t log on to Facebook! Oh no!’’no!''
 
First''First of all, make sure you are within 5 feet of your wireless router/modem and your laptop’s power adapter is plugged in.in.''
First''First of all, make sure you are within 5 feet of your wireless router/modem and your laptop’s power adapter is plugged in.in.''
 
=== Hardware WiFi switch is set to “off” ===
 
== My laptop’s battery life is very short ==
 
''Your laptop does not last very long on its battery.''
 
=== Too many programs are running at the same time ===
 
== My laptop randomly shuts down ==
 
''Your laptop shuts off for no reason.''
 
=== Laptop is overheating ===
 
== My laptop does not start properly ==
 
''When you press the power button, nothing happens!''
 
=== The laptop may not be charged ===
 
== The display is not working properly ==
 
''Your display images are fuzzy.''
 
=== There is a problem with the laptop display assembly ===
Try connecting your laptop to a different monitor to see if it works properly. If it does, then there is most likely a problem with the laptop display assembly. If the external monitor does not work, then the problem may lie with the laptop’s video card.
 
== TheMy laptop makes grinding or clicking noises during boot up ==

''Does your laptop start up like a car?''
== TheMy laptop makes grinding or clicking noises during boot up ==

''Does your laptop start up like a car?''
 
=== This noise is likely being caused by a faulty hard drive ===

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