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Asus N61JQ - Ram upgrade above officially supprted 8GB

I have an Asus N61JQ laptop (http://www.asus.com/Notebooks_Ultrabooks/N61Jq/specifications/). I have already ugraded the Hard Drive to 1TB with sucess. Now I want to upgrade my RAM. The laptop has 6GB ...
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Speakers and Audio Jack not working on windows 8

Computer: Asus S56C- runs windows 8.1 So a few months ago my cat knocked over a cup of milk on my laptop, and I quickly removed the battery and took the computer apart to dry, etc. and everything was ...
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Asus EeePc graphic issue

I have a few years old Asus Eeepc 100 HD. Until yesterday it functioned fine. Today nothing gets displayed on its internal screen when I turn it on. I have the same problem when using an external ...
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ASUS N53J screen not working with power up

When I boot the computer up the power lights come on but the screen stays completely black then the fan begins to overwork, nothing changed since last use. No change with connecting via VGA to ...
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Power4gear purpose and value

Asus laptops have Power4Gear app installed. Beside usual "custom" settings like when screen dims, laptops goes to sleep etc, does it have any other purpose or value? For example, does this software ...
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Why does ASUS G73sw hotkeys open program

I have windows 8.1 installed on my ASUS G73sw, when it had windows 7 I could press the buttons in the top left corner to adjust the screen colors and overclock the cpu. After I installed windows ...
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Need to enable Asus Instant On

I have an Asus laptop, model U47A, with Windows 7. I accidentally closed the "Instant On" on my desktop, and now can't figure out how to re-enable that. Help?
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Will this charger/adapter work for my son's laptop? [duplicate]

thanks in advance for your help. I mentioned most of what was on each adapter, I know some will not be of any help but didn't want to miss anything. His computer model is: ASUS G47VW-BHI5N43 The ...
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Bluetooth headset

My Asus laptop n43j says it is connected to my bluetooth headset but no sound is heard in the headset. Headset works fine on all Apple divices like my IPod Touch. Any ideas? I've reinstalled ...
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Asus S46 boots to bios

I have asus laptop. Config: i3 3217U @ 1.80 GHz 6GB RAM SSD 128 GB Windows 8.1 - updated frequently Since yesterday I'm facing the problem that computer has frozen few times and I had to hard ...
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ASUS N550JV screen turns 'reddish' after Windows boots

So, my ASUS N550JV is brand new. There is a strange issue of screen turning 'reddish' after a while following the Windows 8 boot-up. This actually happens in two scenarios: After the startup ...
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Alternatives of formatting primary harddrive of a laptop

Here is my story; I have an ASUS(N53SN) laptop. One day I decided to format it using recovery partition. I started recovery, left the computer, when I came back 10 minutes later there was a big red ...
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USB doesn't work but drivers and device manager seems ok

I have Asus laptop N76V series with Windows 8.1. When it was given to me at work, it had 3 devices with yellow bangs in Device Manager (Error code 32): USB Controller, Intel(R) 7 Series/C216 Chipset ...
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How to access BIOS on an ASUS laptop?

I just bought an ASUS laptop with Windows 8 installed. How can I access the BIOS? I tried to click any of the usual keys during power-up: ESC, DEL, F10, F8, F2... non of them work - I just get to ...
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Windows 8 on a newly bought laptop

I just bought a new ASUS laptop with Windows 8 installed on it in a well-known store. I didn't get and CD of Windows 8, nor any written license attesting that I am the legal owner of that Windows 8 ...
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Asus k43s Laptop windows 7 installation

I somehow formatted the OS drive so now when I try to install windows 7 on my Asus k43s laptop (boot via DVD) I get the " I/O unexpected error, error code: 0xc00000e9 " I tried win XP and 8, same ...
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Is the reason for weak wireless signal on new laptop the wireless card itself or the antennas?

I just bought a new laptop ASUS N550JV. I wanted to test the wifi receivers of my two laptops (the old and the new), so I put them together and scanned for the neighboring wireless connections. My old ...
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Asus x5daf laptop won't boot

Don't know if this is fit for superuser, but here goes. I'm trying to bring this notebook back to life. While being in Windows, the notebook turned off and now won't start. When pressing the ...
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ASUS N550 laptop not charging on ubuntu after updating kernel

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 on a pretty new ASUS N550jv laptop. When I was using kernel linux-image-3.11.0-11 everything was quite well (kinda..), however, when I updated the kernel using the automatic ...
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Windows 8 Asus laptop: Screen Brightness is auto-adjusting despite being disabled

I'm not sure if this is a problem being caused by Windows 8, the asus power-management programs, or what. Whenever my screen is displaying something darker, specifically the Steam client or in ...
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Win8 ASUS R503 - My PS/2 touchpad will not allow me to update to the required 8.0.5.0 version

Details: Brand: ASUS Manufacturer: Toro Model: R503U Attemps: Fn+F9 does not work Cannot update from the 6.--(whatever version) to 8.0.5.0. Pros: 8.0.5.0 Allows Fn+F9 to function, which allows ...
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Asus V1S screen dimming randomly

I have an Asus V1V, which is the same as the Asus V1S except for the video card. I have a problem where the screen will randomly lose brightness or flicker between being lit and not lit. The picture ...
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How to reset windows 8 to factory settings

I have an Asus vivobook s400 which came with windows 8 installed. When the windows 8.1 preview was released I installed it to check it out. However when I tried to reset it to factory conditions it ...
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Difference between DDR3 SDRAM and DDR3 SODIMM for laptop

I have an ASUS A55VD-NS51 laptop with 6GB of RAM and I've been wanting to upgrade the memory for a while. I've finally decided to go through with it, but I am unsure as to whether to buy DDR3 SDRAM or ...
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ASUS hotkeys keys no longer work after upgrade to Windows 8.1

My ASUS VivoBook S500C came with Windows 8 pre-installed, and the hotkeys worked fine, such as volume controls, brightness, etc. However, after an upgrade to Windows 8.1, I can't seem to get it ...
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How to get in to the bios when you have a password

I was in my bios and saw I could add a password so I did. And now I don't want it as it makes my boot up time longer. How do I delete this password? Or is there even a way to delete it?
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Display BIOS and grub on laptop monitor instead on TV plugged over HDMI

I have Asus k95vm laptop and it is connected to a tv over HDMI at all time. When i boot up pc external monitor seems to be primary because bios and grub are shown on it, but not on laptop's display. ...
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Wi-Fi trouble on only one of several computers, almost each night

In our home, we have a couple laptops and other devices (ipad, two samsung phones, wii) connected to a Netgear Wi-Fi router. We live in the top flat, with three flats under us, and with flats on both ...
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ASUS S400CA BIOS Upgrade-RAM doesn't work anymore

I have an Asus S400CA laptop and today, I upgraded the BIOS firmware from version 203 to 209 using the Asus Windows flash utility. Flashing was successful and even the verification was OK. So, I ...
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Resolution is Being Stupid. Help me?

I'm having trouble with a new computer I bought a few days ago. I have come to the conclusion that the resolution of the screen is too small, at the moment it is 1024x768 and I think it should be ...
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279 views

Asus ultrabook won't turn on

I have an ASUS ZENBOOK UX31A with windows 8 installed on it, I recently tried to start the laptop, and it just doesn't do anything, it won't turn on any lights, no reaction what so ever. If I plug in ...
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Enter key on ASUS Taichi is intermitent

My girlfriend recently got an ASUS Taichi. I have been setting it up and putting programs on it for the last day, and I have noticed that sometimes the enter key just doesn't work. It is not just ...
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After resuming from sleep, computer reboots before login screen

(Solved... I guess? See 3rd edit) (edit: followed instructions here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/449401/constantly-restarts-before-login-screen/ to disable rebooting on system ...
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163 views

Can I patch the bugs in my laptop UEFI implementation?

I have an Asus X54H-SX137D laptop, with a K54L mainboard, which supports UEFI booting (AMI Aptio 4.5). I was using BIOS mode, and all functions were working well. In order to reap the benefits of a ...
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Windows (Win 7) Troubleshooter & Fix It Troubles 0x80070003 Runtime Errors & Others

Here is one for you to sink your “teeth” into! All my Window 7 Troubleshooters will not run. They all come up with error code 0x80070003 which Fix It indicates is a runtime error as I have it. I ...
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Will my new drive fit in my laptop?

My laptop is a ASUS K53E My current dive is Height 9.5mm Width 69.75mm Length 100.3mm The new drive is Height 7.00 Width 69.85 Length 100.00 My question is is the new drive to wide?
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Asus laptop - wireless turns off when on battery, even though power settings say “maximum performance”

I find myself turning on wireless in the mobility screen (like this) almost every day. The power settings screen shows maximum performance for wireless. Any ideas? Thanks EDIT: In the adapter ...
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Windows 8 Notebook doesn't stay awake, unable to turn off Sleep Mode [duplicate]

I have an ASUS Pro64JQ notebook, running Windows 8 Pro (64-bit). Recently I noticed that it automatically goes to sleep mode after 5 minutes, even when I turn sleep mode off in the power management ...
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Is it safe to keep the Asus notbook plugged in to AS power while working? [duplicate]

I sometimes work the whole day with the machine. at that time, I keep my lap plugged in the the ac adapter and work with the machine. when im done, i remove it. People say its ok to do this because ...
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Laptop Keyboard Water Damage

I have an ASUS g75VW laptop that I bought a couple months ago. A few days ago I accidentally spilled a glass of water on the keyboard when I was cleaning up my desk (I about had a heart attack). I ...
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Does Asus K53E support bluetooth?

Some sites say it does, and some say doesn't. Does BlueTooth supported by Asus K53E? And if so , is there way to use it on Linux Ubuntu?
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Laptop lagging, can't shut down

My laptop has this problem where after a couple of hours it starts lagging to the point that its unusable. When I try to restart it, it just hangs on the "Restarting" screen. I always end up hard ...
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ASUS M51SE freezes for no apparent reason

First of all, it's my first question on superuser so please excuse me if it doesn't belong here, a similar one has already been posted here or if I missed some details. My ASUS M51 freezes up. It all ...
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How can I boot from USB with an Asus M2400N laptop?

I own this wonderful Asus M2400N laptop from 2003, which is still performing great, and I'm desperately trying to boot from a USB key drive (or SD Card via an PCMCIA card reader). Hardware info here. ...
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Some keys aren't working on my laptop

I got an asus zenbook prime a few months ago and some of the keys aren't working anymore. Specifically I can't use the ~, 1, 2, -, backspace, q, e, a, z, or x keys. I don't use it that much so it ...
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Is it possible to install a discrete mobility card on a laptop without a graphics card already?

To be specific: Can I: Install a discrete graphics card on a laptop that does not come with a discrete graphics card? Teach windows 8 to use the discrete card over the integrated graphics? To me ...
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Notebook does not always start up

I have an ASUS notebook. Sometimes it doesn't start: Power LED is ON HDD is starting CPU is hot VGA is hot FAN didn't start No sound No image on external and internal display This problem does not ...
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Cause of laptop only booting once every 3-10 times

My 3-year old Asus EEE laptop has been working flawlessly in the past, but in the last week it has started behaving oddly. When I boot, one of the following happens: Screen remains totally black. ...
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Need Assistance on ASUS K55V USB ports not working

I have an Asus K55V laptop with Windows 7 Home Premium x64. Whenever I try to use a mouse (or any other USB device), it doesn't work because of a driver problem. The automatic update tries to update ...
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Asus n61Ja notebook bios update

I wanted to update the bios, with an official bios update, from version 207 to 211. I didn't use winflash, I used easyflash in the bios. Everything seemed to be going okay; it deleted the old files, ...