Advice 1: How to make the laptop worked, closed

Disable laptop when you close the lid becomes inconvenient if you need to charge the equipment with USB port. In order to avoid this, it is necessary to set the correct parameters of the computer.
How to make the laptop worked, closed
Instruction
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Locate the icon of laptop battery in the lower right corner of the screen. Usually it looks like a battery (if the computer is connected to the network, then there will be another picture of plug). If no icon is visible in the legend, click on the arrow that points up. Panel opens with hidden icons. There will be visible the required battery.
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Click the left mouse button on the icon. Box will pop up where you will see the battery level and selected power plan laptop. Without changing anything, pay attention to the bottom line - "advanced battery settings". Click on it.
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In the left pane of the new window, select "Action when closing the lid". Please note that the settings you change on this page are automatically applied to all power plans.
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The system asks you to choose how to act in case of the laptop from mains or battery. If your computer is permanently connected to the power wire, you can make changes only in the column "network". But it is better to put the same working conditions for both cases.
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To the laptop worked when the cover is closed, refer to the third item in the list - "When I close the lid". In both Windows, set "Action not required". Confirm your selection with the button "Save changes". Now when the laptop lid is lowered, it will continue its work in normal mode.
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Click on "Change plan settings". Because with the lid closed, the computer will continue to operate in normal mode, it will act the "nursing to sleep". In this case, it will be impossible, for example, continuing to charge any devices from the USB port.
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If you often work offline, disable sleep mode in this column, in all three Windows by putting "Never". Now with power applied, the laptop will always work. If you want a permanent job computer and from the battery, in the appropriate column also select "Never". Save the changes.
Note
Leave the laptop always in working condition is better only when it's attached to the network. Batteries will not stand constant loads in this mode.

Advice 2 : How to make the game was full screen

A relatively old game designed to run using monitors with an aspect ratio of 4:3. When you run these games on widescreen monitors with 16:9 ratio may appear with black bands on the sides of the display.
How to make the game was full screen
You will need
  • - Access to the Internet.
Instruction
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There are special techniques that allows you to run old games, expanding the image to fill the screen. First try to configure the settings of the game. Run it and open the settings menu. Find a submenu to configure the screen resolution and graphical effects. Find Widescreen or "Wide screen" and activate it. Restart the game.
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If such a feature is missing, then try to write the necessary code yourself. Create a shortcut of the. exe file you open to start the game. Click right mouse button and select "Properties". Go to the tab "Shortcut". In the "target" field write the name of the file the line /widescreen or widescreen. Try typing these commands inside the quotes and outside. Every time you run the shortcut to verify the settings of the image.
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If these methods do not help, then try updating the video card drivers. Standard software some video cards originally designed only for use with widescreen displays. Go to the website of the manufacturer of video card you have. Usually the resources www.ati.com, www.nvidia.ru or www.asus.ru.
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Open the download menu and fill in the table below, the system can find the software for the graphics card. Don't forget to specify your operating system. Download the latest version of the proposed software and install it.
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Restart the computer and try to run the game. If you are using a laptop, make sure that your graphics card runs in maximum performance mode. In the power saving mode, some applications may run incorrectly, which can affect the image parameters.
Note
The image can be stretched in width when running in full screen mode.

Advice 3 : How to make the Windows open full page

The problem of changing the default size of opened window is well known to all users of Internet Explorer 8 version. In addition to the standard methods of sizing were found and a few little tricks that allows you to ensure that Windows Internet Explorer is always opened deployed on the entire screen.
How to make the Windows open full page
Instruction
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First, use a standard method to specify the size of an opened window in Internet Explorer 8. Open the context menu of Internet Explorer, click the right mouse button in the task bar and repeat the same action in the drop-down list of line Internet Explorer. Select "Properties" in the opened submenu, and apply the check box on the "Maximized" in the properties dialog box. Apply changes by pressing the OK button.
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Try alternative methods. Open any Internet Explorer window smaller and drag the border of the window to the full of expansion, do not use the button "Enlarge". Press the function key Ctrl and, without releasing it, click "file" in the upper service panel of Windows Internet Explorer. Enter the command "Terminate", but do not use the button [X] in the upper right corner of the window to exit the application. Check the dimensions of the opening Windows or replace function key Ctrl Shift a, if the size has not changed.
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Start Internet Explorer and open the context menu of any link on the open page, click the right mouse button to use the following method. Enter the command "Open in new window" and return to the first open browser window. Shut down and manually drag the edges of the remaining window of the Internet browser to the desired size. Do not use the button "Enlarge", as such changes are not saved by the system. Press the function key Ctrl and, without releasing it, click "file" in the upper service panel of Windows Internet Explorer. Enter the command "Terminate", but do not use the button [X] in the upper right corner of the window to exit the application for the same reasons.

Advice 4 : How to disable keyboard on laptop

An uncomfortable laptop keyboard, you can easily disable that when you install on top of it an external keyboard to avoid accidentally pressing. Standard means Windows it is impossible, but to enlist the help of a special program nobody forbids.
How to disable keyboard on laptop
Instruction
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The question of disabling the keyboard on laptops users puzzled for a long time, but the solution to this problem is not known to everyone. Meanwhile, setting your computer program Toddler Keys can once and for all to close this question.
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You need to download the program at www.tk.ms11.net and install it on your computer. Toddler Keys work on any current versions of the Windows operating system, including Windows 7.
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After installing and launching the program on the task bar icon will appear in the form of two letters T and K, in which clicking the right mouse button, select Lock Keyboard. The keypad will be locked.
Note
By default, the program automatically disables the off button of the laptop and blocks the opening of the optical drive. Enable button and activate the actuator by removing checkboxes from the menu options Disable Power Button Lock and Driver Doors.
Useful advice
Double click the icon on the taskbar will lead to full lock the keyboard, mouse and screen. To unlock you must enter the password shown on the screen.

Advice 5 : How to flip screen on laptop

To work with a laptop have in different conditions, sometimes forced to watch it on the screen with non-standard angles. Fortunately, the laptop easy to deploy with the screen, and if necessary, you can even place it "upside down . The latest version of Windows have a built-in control that allows you to make positioning of the laptop screen even more flexible by changing the orientation of the image on it.
How to flip screen on laptop
You will need
  • Windows 7 or Vista.
Instruction
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If the laptop is running Windows 7 or Vista, use one of the sections "control Panel , which contains controls for resolution and orientation of the image on the screen. To access it, open the main menu of the operating system by clicking the mouse on the button "start or by pressing one of the buttons Win on the laptop keyboard. In menu, select "control Panel - it is placed in the right column, if your system uses the default settings. In the window that opens, system component, click on the link "adjusting the screen resolution under "appearance and personalization .
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You can reach the desired section "the control Panel other ways. For example, press the Windows key and type with keyboard "ori . In the drop-down main menu list will appear with the results of the internal search engine of Windows. The first link in this list is "the change in the orientation of the screen - click on it with the mouse or just press the Enter key. Another way is to use screen Resolution "from the context menu that POPs up when you click on the background - "Wallpaper - desktop.
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All three listed ways open the same section "control Panel , which has a drop-down list next to "Orientation - open it. Select "Landscape inverted and press OK or "Apply . The image on the screen is rotated by 180°, and the OS displays a dialog box that asks whether to save the display changes - click "Save changes . If you do not have time for 15 seconds to deal with the management of inverted mouse cursor, put it on this button and click with the left mouse button, the system will cancel the changes and bring the screen orientation to the previous position. Of course, you can retry unlimited number of times. When the procedure is complete, close the window "from the Windows control Panel.

Advice 6 : How to load BIOS in the laptop

The BIOS is a special program written on the chip of the motherboard which is responsible for the correct operation of the entire computer system. What BIOS sets the basic low-level PC settings, therefore it will not affect the computer's performance and reliability. If the laptop is unstable or does not "see" it connected to a peripheral device, you need to reflash or is said to update the BIOS.
How to load BIOS in the laptop
You will need
  • - laptop with Internet access;
  • - flash drive.
Instruction
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Download connecting file and flasher (the program for the firmware) for your model laptop. Typically, these files are in one archive. Unzip the archive and run the file with the extension .EXE.
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In the opened on the screen the dialog box, click Browse, then select connecting file and click the Open button. Then click on Flash BIOS will begin the flashing of the BIOS and then reboots the laptop.
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Note: the BIOS can be flashed from Windows and from DOS. Before updating BIOS from Windows, you need to close all running on laptop programs, disable antivirus, and disconnect laptop from the network and the Internet. Flasher should be in the same folder as the connecting file.
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Run as administrator Winflash64 or Winflash. Then make a backup BIOS (backup), then click on the Advanced button and proceed to the firmware.
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To flash the BIOS from DOS, prepare the Crisis Disk. To do this, create a bootable USB flash drive: write on it connecting file and flasher. Then run the flasher phlash16/x/c/mfg/mode=3my_bios.wph: start stitching.
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In the case of a failed firmware BIOS (not boot the operating system, blinking lights, laptop makes unusual sounds, etc.), use the Crisis Recovery Mode and try to restore the BIOS. As a rule, the resuscitation succeeds (with the exception of those cases when the firmware is corrupted BootBlock BIOS).
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To revive the badly flashed chip, will need a programmer, so in this situation, you should contact the service center.
Note
Utilities for flashing and flashers download from the official websites of manufacturers!
Useful advice
Set the BIOS firmware needs to be created specifically for the motherboard of your laptop. To identify the exact model of the motherboard you can use the Get BIOS Info.
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