ToshibaSatelliteA300

Toshiba Satellite A300

Current Issues

  • Some Fn keys don't work especially Fn+F6 adn Fn+F7.
  • When we hibernate the PC, it reboot instantaneously.
  • Fan doesnt spin up. Some reports suggest it does at high temperatures.

System Info

system-manufacturer: TOSHIBA

system-product-name: Satellite A300

system-version: PSAG4E-02X018FR

Hardware details

Screen & Monitors

Device

Works?

Bug #

in Gutsy (7.10)

in Hardy (8.04 LTS)

in Jaunty (9.04)

Screen

Untested

Good

Good

Correct resolution?

Untested

YES

YES

Correct refresh rate?

Untested

YES

YES

3D Acceleration

Untested

YES

YES

External monitor works?

Untested

Untested

Untested

External monitor - mirrors

Untested

Untested

Untested

External monitor - extend desktop

Untested

Untested

Untested

Power Management

Battery detected?

Untested

YES

YES

Hibernates?

Untested

Not Well

Not Well

190095

Suspend

Untested

YES

YES

Dim monitor on battery

Untested

YES

YES

Blank monitor on inactivity

Untested

YES

YES

Lid Close

Untested

Untested

Untested

Cpu frequency scaling

Untested

YES

YES

Sound

Sound works?

Untested

YES

YES

25896

Correct volume?

Untested

YES

YES

Hardware volume switch

Untested

YES

YES

Headphone jack

Untested

YES

YES

Mic jack

Untested

Untested

Untested

Networking

Wired NIC

Untested

Work after installing the driver LANrealtek8101

Work

Wireless NIC

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

Firewire

Untested

Untested

Untested

Bluetooth

Untested

NOT SUPPORTED

NOT SUPPORTED

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Infrared

Untested

NOT SUPPORTED

NOT SUPPORTED

Touchpad & Mice

Touchpad

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Doubletap = double click

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Scroll down side

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - USB

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - Serial

Untested

Not Available

Not Available

Docking Station/Port Replicator

AC through replicator

Untested

Untested

Untested

USB

Untested

YES

YES

Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - VGA

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - DVI

Untested

Untested

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

PS/2

Untested

Untested

Untested

Additional Hardware

Fingerprint reader

Untested

NOT SUPPORTED

NOT SUPPORTED

CD/DVD drive

Untested

YES

YES

PCMCIA cards

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel Ports

Untested

Untested

Untested

Card reader(s)

Untested

Untested

Untested

Fan

Untested

Untested

Untested

Function and other keys

Fn key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Gutsy (7.10)

in Hardy (8.04 LTS)

in Jaunty (9.04)

+ Space

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ Esc

Mute Volume

Untested

YES

YES

+ F1

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F2

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F3

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F4

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F5

Switch screen

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F6

Brightness down

Untested

Not working

Not working

214779

+ F7

Brightness up

Untested

Not working

Not working

214779

+ F8

Disable Wireless

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F9

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F10

Untested

YES

YES

+ F11

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F12

Untested

Untested

Untested

Other special keys

Key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Gutsy (7.10)

in Hardy (8.04 LTS)

in Jaunty (9.04)

Multimedia Keys

Play/Pause

Untested

YES

YES

STOP

Untested

YES

YES

Previous Track

Untested

YES

YES

Next Track

Untested

YES

YES

Notes

Please add messing details if you have the same laptop Smile :-) .


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