Set-up Windows® 7 in Toshiba® SatelliteU500
Toshiba Satellite U500 laptop comes with Intel Core 2 Duo processor, 4 GB RAM and 320 GB hard disk. The laptop is preinstalled with the Windows 7 operating system. When you start working with Windows 7 in Toshiba Satellite U500 laptop, you have to perform complete set-up of the Windows. Setting up of Windows 7 includes activation, registration and configuration. By setting up you can make sure that your system is available with all features and applications of Windows provided by Microsoft. Activation has to be done within the specific time limit but the registration and configuration of Windows is optional. The activation period for activating Windows 7 is up to 30 days from installation. You can register the Windows 7 at any time you want.
- Activate Windows 7
- Register Windows 7
- Configure Windows 7
Activate Windows 7
You can activate Windows 7 in your Toshiba Satellite U500 laptop using an Internet connection or by phone. The procedure for activating Windows through Internet and modem is same. Microsoft website includes ‘Activate Windows now’ link to start the activation process. If your Windows is genuine your Product ID will verify successfully and you are navigated to the Windows Activation Wizard. You can complete the activation process by following the instructions on it.
Register Windows 7
Registration requires you to provide some personal information such as name, e-mail ID to Microsoft. By registering your Windows 7 you will get e-mails consist of exclusive offers, tips and news about latest Microsoft products and services. You can use Windows Live ID or any other valid e-mail IDs. Registration is optional but Microsoft recommends doing it.
Configuration of Windows 7 includes setting up of entire components in Toshiba Satellite U500 laptop which includes configuring hardware and applications, configuring network connectivity, configuring access to resources, configuring mobile computing and configuring backup and recovery options. By performing a clean installation, Windows 7 automatically configures all the needed settings on it. You are also able to do the settings by manually selecting each component’s properties.