Using external display devices. Toshiba Z10t, PT132U00500S, PT132U00600S, Z10t-A1111, Z10t-A1110, PT132U-00500S, Z15t-A1210, PT131U00202D

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Using external display devices. Toshiba Z10t, PT132U00500S, PT132U00600S, Z10t-A1111, Z10t-A1110, PT132U-00500S, Z15t-A1210, PT131U00202D | Manualzz

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2 Connect the external device’s video or USB cable to the port on your device and to the external device.

3 Connect the external device’s power cable to a live electrical outlet (if applicable).

4 Turn on the external device (if applicable).

Your device may automatically detect the external device.

Using external display devices

Your device comes with a built-in display, but you can also connect the following types of external display devices to the video ports described below:

NOTE To locate your HDMI™, Micro HDMI™, or RGB port, please refer to your Quick Start document.

An HDMI™-compatible television or external display device via the HDMI™ Out port

❖ An external monitor or projector via the RGB (monitor) port

RGB (monitor) port on keyboard dock

HDMI™ Out port on keyboard dock

Micro HDMI™ port on display panel

(Sample Illustration) Video ports

Selecting video cables

To connect a device to the HDMI™ or Micro HDMI™ ports, you must purchase the appropriate cable.

Connecting an HDMI™-compatible television or display device

To connect an HDMI™-compatible television or display device:

Connect one end of the cable (not included with your device) to the HDMI™/Micro HDMI™ Out port on the side of your device, and then connect the other end of

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Using external display devices the cable to your television or display device. Refer to the manual that came with the television or display device for more information.

Your device should automatically detect the external display device.

Connecting an external monitor or projector

You can easily attach an external monitor or projector to your device if you need a larger screen.

To do this:

1 Read the directions that came with the monitor to see if you first need to install new software.

2 Connect the monitor’s video cable to the RGB (monitor) or HDMI™ port on the back of the keyboard dock.

3 Connect the device’s power cable to a live electrical outlet.

4 Turn on the external device.

Your device will automatically detect the external display device.

NOTE You can change the display settings by pressing the

( ) + P keys, or by configuring the display properties settings.

Directing the display output when your device is attached to the keyboard dock

Once you have connected an external display device, you can choose to use the internal display only, the external device only, or both simultaneously.

NOTE Some modes are only available with the appropriate device attached and turned on.

The quickest way to change the display output settings is to use the ( ) + P keys:

Press the ( ) + P keys repeatedly until the setting you want takes effect. Briefly pause each time you press the ( ) + P keys to allow time for the display to change.

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This cycles through the settings in the following order (the last two options are available if an external monitor is connected):

❖ PC screen only

❖ Duplicate

Extend

❖ Second screen only

(Sample Image) Display options window

NOTE The ( ) + P keys navigate through the options without activating a selection. Press ENTER to activate a selection.

NOTE You may also use Fn+F5 , and then press ENTER to activate a selection.

Directing the display output when your device is in tablet mode

You can select the display output using the following steps:

1 From the Start or Desktop screen, move your pointer over the upper or lower right corner of the screen or swipe in from the right edge.

2 When the Windows ® charms appear, select

Devices ( ).

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