Laptops are becoming more and more powerful. It can help you handle a lot of work, and it can also be used for Internet entertainment. When you buy your first laptop, as a computer beginner, maybe you don't know how to operate it, but don't worry, using a laptop is not difficult. We will list the usage methods and steps of a laptop to help you understand how to use a laptop faster.
Most laptops will have a certain amount of power stored at the time of purchase and can be started directly. But in case the computer loses power while in use, plug the laptop cable into the computer and then plug the plug into an outlet.
Tips: Don’t listen to the saying on the Internet that you must run out of battery for the first time to start charging, because the current notebook computers use lithium batteries, which do not have the memory effect of nickel batteries in the past, and can be charged and discharged normally.
Place the laptop on a flat, tidy table, then snap the top and bottom ends of the laptop and pull the laptop lid up to open the laptop until the screen is at an angle that looks comfortable.
Tips: Do not place the laptop on a soft (bed, quilt) or desktop with a lot of debris, because this may block the heat dissipation vent, causing the laptop to overheat and cause a series of problems. At present, the opening and closing angle of most notebook computers is about 130°, and a small part can realize 180° or even 360° opening and closing. Do not use too much force when opening, otherwise the notebook computer may be damaged.
Locate the laptop power button (usually in the upper right corner of the laptop with a generic power-on symbol and a circle with a vertical bar over it) and press to power on the laptop.
Then you need to wait 10-30 seconds for the computer to start the system, the startup time depends on your computer configuration and system version.
hen starting the laptop for the first time, you usually need to set up the system, such as selecting the country, system language, input method, connecting to the network, etc. After completing these settings, you need to log in to your own Microsoft account. If not, click "Create User", and then follow the prompts to register an account, set a password, unlock with your fingerprint, etc. Some of these operations can be skipped and set up later.
At present, the most commonly used is to use the mouse to operate the computer, which will be more convenient and quicker. You can connect the mouse to your computer by inserting a USB receiver or connecting Bluetooth, and then it can be used normally. It doesn't matter even if there is no mouse, the laptop has its own mouse, that is, the touchpad and the left and right buttons.
Put a finger on the touchpad, then slide your finger, the mouse pointer will move according to the direction and distance of your finger movement.
The touchpad of many computers supports multi-touch. Put 1, 2, 3 or more fingers on the touchpad to try more operation methods. The touchpad is usually indicated in the user manual of the computer. mode of operation.
Some computers have a red dot between G and H on the keyboard. It acts like a joystick. Press your finger in different directions to move the mouse cursor on the screen.
Move the mouse pointer to the icon of the application, then double-tap the touchpad (or double-click the bottom left button of the touchpad) to start the application, and you can use the corresponding functions of the program after starting.
Click the application icon through the button on the bottom right of the touchpad to open the shortcut menu of the application, and then click any option to realize the corresponding operation.
To use your laptop to surf the Internet, you need to be connected to an available WIFI or wired network.
If you use a wired network, please plug one end of the Ethernet cable into the output port of the router, find the network cable interface on the side of the computer, and insert the other end of the network cable into the network cable interface. Under normal circumstances, the computer will automatically connect to the broadband at this time, and then can communicate with normal casualties. If your computer does not automatically connect to the network, just enter the account password in the broadband connection to connect, the method is as follows:
If you use a wireless network card, please follow the steps below to connect to the network:
Wireless network is usually more convenient, many cafes, libraries, restaurants, etc. will have wireless network, you can use them in many places, the boss and administrator will tell you the password of WIFI. Wired network connection is usually in several fixed places, such as your home, dormitory, etc. Although it is not so convenient, the advantage is that the network will be more stable, and there will be few network fluctuations or delays.
Once you're connected to the Internet, you can connect to web services using apps, such as video software, that you can run and watch free videos online. You can also run the game program to play online games. If you want to search for information, you can double-click the browser on the desktop, then enter the information you want to know in the search box below, and then click the Enter key to find the desired information. thing.
It should be noted that try not to browse or install some unhealthy websites or programs, because they may contain computer viruses, which usually affect the speed of the computer, destroy computer files, and steal computer data.
There are usually only a few applications in the initial computer, whether it is for entertainment or office work, they are not enough for your normal use, and you need to install new applications. The general software installation method is as follows:
When you do not use the laptop for a long time, it is best to fully charge the laptop and turn off the power of the laptop, which will allow your power to be stored for a longer period of time to prevent the embarrassment of running out of power when you go out. Shutdown can be done by using the system shutdown function or pressing the power button.
When it is on, press the power button on the top right of the computer to shut it down. In the shutdown state, the power button acts as a power-on function.
If your laptop freezes and cannot perform any operations, you can press and hold the power button for 5-10 seconds to force shutdown until the laptop is completely shut down. Then reboot and the system will usually return to normal.
If you still can't turn off the computer by pressing and holding the power button for a long time, you need to unplug the computer and wait for the battery to run out before it will automatically turn off. If your computer battery is removable, you can remove the battery after unplugging it, if it is not removable, then it is not recommended to forcefully remove the battery, or you may damage your laptop.