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Laptop says I am connected, but no download possible

I am no tech, but am learning a lot through these forums. I have just bought a HP Pavillion. The IT technician in the school I work in has installed microsoft office 2013 and Windows 10. Antivirus was ...
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HP ProBook 6560b Randomly Powers Off

I'm running an HP ProBook 6560b i7 laptop running Windows 7 Ultimate x64, I've been using it often and every now and then with no pattern or notice it will shut off. It registers an unexpected kernel ...
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HP Probook 6570b fn key not working after formatting HDD

After formatting my HDD I lost most of the drivers for my HP laptop. I've got most things working but not the fn & function keys. fn with f2,f3 & f5 works but not the others. fn+f4 is the key ...
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Why I can´t change the wifi card

it´s a HP Mini 110 (netbook). It has Trisquel 7 installed, Ubuntu 14.04 based and 100% free software, and the wifi card is not supported by it. So I bought another one, but when turning it on a ...
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windows not starting as keyboard not responding

I have a HP Compaq laptop with windows 7 installed on it now when I'm starting my laptop it tells me that it is checking file-system on c: but stops suddenly with message that checkdisk is unable to ...
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How can I update BIOS for my HP desktop with Windows 10?

I have HP Desktop (Elite 8200 Small Form Factor) with Windows 10 upgraded. I search HP website and searched my desktop model number but they don't seem to support Windows 10. How can I update the ...
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Power button not working

I put a laptop apart several times and now power button isnt working. I did start the computer by moving the ribbon (that connects power button and motherboard) left and right where it is attached to ...
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Problems with laptop screen, distorted with colored horizontal and vertical lines

From time to time, my laptop screen gets all distorted. It's split in 2 sections with random horizontal and vertical lines all across it. I have been facing this problem since the past month. After I ...
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Get files back on a WinMagic protected HP Laptop

I have a customer with an HP ProBook 430 G2. The device's hard drive has been encrypted by WinMagic / HP encryption software. The software seems to be part of the bootloader, and no part of the BIOS / ...
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Terminal failure: unable to open file “C:\HP\Data\HPLB\HPLBHP.DAT” for read

When I power up my HP laptop it shows this "Terminal failure" message in a DBG Window. Maybe its not creating any big problem so far(I don't use this device so much). But what's this actually ? and ...
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Can we change msconfig - Load Basic Driver Settings to Load All by editing system file?

I've HP g6-1209AX. My keyboard & track pad stopped working abruptly. I restarted the computer couple of times but nothing happened. I was able to login using my pin by using On-screen keyboard. So,...
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Very Confused HP Compaq 8710p Re: AC Adapters

My 1st Laptop, Please forgive my lack of knowledge. I've spent 4 days off and on trying to learn what I can. More confused than 5 days ago. Info found on the bottom of a HP Compaq 8710p laptop, Input: ...
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EliteBook 8460p - Custom Boot Logo with Arch Linux

I know that my EliteBook 8460p supports a custom boot logo (not the HP one). I read these two posts on how to do so ( 1. HP ProBook custom boot logo, 2. HP Elitebook 8570w custom boot logo) - further ...
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How can I correct for the incorrect scaling my printer applies along the long axis of a page?

This is a photo of a letter-size printout of a 4" x 4" text box printed from Microsoft Word on an HP Laserjet M602: When I measure the box along the short dimension of the page, the dimension is ...
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HP G430 G2 OEM Issue

I'm having an issue with a HP 430 G2, I switched out the HDDs so the user could quickly get back working on a functional machine. However the windows activation is now deactivated itself as it doesn't ...
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hp pavilion dv6 Screen flickering

My laptop (hp pavilion dv6) screen keeps flickering with a small red line that appears at the left side of the screen. I have been having this issue from 3 months but now its getting worse. For ...
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HP ILO `vsp` command hangs

Unable to get the console connection, how can I reset the console. Or how do I check if the connection is made correctly I have rebooted the host. I did Power reset but the host is not up Power on ...
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Keyboard button get pressed forever

I have a brad new hp original windows 10, bought it few month ago, the keyboard looks perfect. I have an issue, starting from today, the - keyboard button get pressed forever, kinda link it's stuck ...
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How do I know the dpi of my laptop screen

My laptop is HP 250 G2 with 15.6” diagonal LED-backlit HD2 anti-glare (1366 x 768). Please How do I know the dpi value?
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Turn off cores in multicore processor

I have several home grown applications that run together, exchange data, and are time synchronized with each other. I've found that having the OS bouncing around between cores fouls up this ...
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Ethernet LAN Port broken on HP Compaq 6730s. What model is compatible to mine?

My little brother broke the Ethernet LAN port on HP Compaq 6730s. I wanted to order this part, but I can't anywhere find the part for this model. I found this on E-bay: HP Compaq 6720S - Ethernet LAN ...
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HP DesignJet hardening / close ports

I am trying to close unnecesary ports at our HP designjet plotter and I still have ports 280, 8086 and 8085 open. I have switched off everyting except raw print 9100 and these three ones are still ...
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When trying to create an MSI getting error has no digital signature, or has a digital signature that is not verified

When we are trying to generate an MSI using a tool supplied by HP ALM, we get the following error This is happening only on one machine but works fine on other machine so we think something is wrong ...
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Unable to install ubuntu on my hp laptop with insydeh20 BIOS

I get the screen asking if i want to install or try ubuntu but after that it loads for a while and i get an initramfs screen which says 'Unable to find a medium containing a live filesystem'. I have ...
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Non Compatible Print server

i have a HP P1006 and a TP-Link TL-PS110U my printer is not in compatibility list of this print server. and it's said on top of its list "Not compatible with host based printers" i was just wondering ...
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HP ProBook 450 G2 - Won't boot at all

Just got a new HP probook, came with windows 8.1. In order to install Debian 8, I disabled secure boot and enable legacy boot. Then installed debian successfully, removed the cd and restarted the ...
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Keyboard thinks that i press f6 when pressing l

Since 2 days i have a weird issue on my hp zbook 15. When i press the l button my laptop thinks that i also pressed the f6 key. Can anybody help me with this issue? Thanks in advance !
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HP Probook 450 G3 Screen Flashing on Low Brightness

I just bought a new HP Probook 450 G3 few days back. After using it for a couple of days, I started noticing screen flashing/flickering when lowering the brightness. This happened both on Windows 7 ...
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BootDevice Not Found after swapping non-system HDD

I have some odd behavior on an HP Elitebook 8570W that I cant quite explain. The laptop comes w/ a primary SSD and has an upgrade bay. This one had a 500GB 5400rpm drive. When I swap the upgrade bay (...
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Memory Update for an old laptop

I have an old HP Pavilion dv6 Series (model dv6-1140ej). It has 2GB of RAM in 2 sticks. According to the specs, it supports 400Mhz DDR2 memory. I would like to increase the amount of RAM I have. ...
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HP Laserjet printers do not work in a specific office network, works in others

We have a HP LJ 3055 at a branch office which stopped printing. Replacement LJ 3055 also didn't work there. RAW, port 9100. Printing problems affect a single LAN. Same printers work in other office. ...
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Laptop brightness changing even without adaptive brightness

I have turned adaptive brightness off but it still keeps changing, this only started happening recently.
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Replace Windows 10 with RemixOS

I have an HP Compaq Mini 110 with Windows 10 installed. It is quite an old computer, and Windows runs extremely slowly. I was wondering if it is possible to replace Windows with an installation of the ...
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Admin Power On Password Appeared?

I had to do a do a complete restore to my computer (I forgot why.) Now my HP laptop notebook 2000 is now asking for me to admin power on password I don't recall setting up a password like that nor ...
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HP Pavillion dv6-6135dx refurbished motherboard switchable graphics not recognized

I replaced the motherboard with a factory refurbished one I found online. I used the old cpu because it didn't come with one, but the graphic chip is built in. I checked the serial numbers and they ...
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My hp ProBook 4540s is stuck in hp logo

I was trying to delete Ubuntu 14.0.4 system from my laptop using windows 7. So I ran Windows 7 and i opened disk management and i deleted a disk that has the size of 58 GB wich is supposed to include ...
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HP Photosmart C7280 showing error for ink cartridge even after being replaced

The printer is displaying Cannot print - replace the following empty ink cartridge(s) to resume printing (Light Cyan). First, the ink cartridge is not empty, but changed anyway with a new cartridge. ...
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Left ctrl+tab does not work but right ctrl+tab works

I am aware there are questions with similar names, but I think the problem is different. Such as the following: Question 1 Question 2 However, what I am experiencing is quite different. Let me ...
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How to determine which OS's would work best with legacy hardware?

Forgive the novice question but I'm a newb to the site as well as pretty new to tinkering with PC's. I have an old HP Pavillion 6635 (I believe it's 66 MHz) with very little RAM that I plan to update ...
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Recover hp g62 bios after update failed

I have update the bios of hp g62 b99sl because some problem with video card, but the update was stuck at 99%... Now the notebook won't start... Led of caps lock blinking to segnale that was a bios ...
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Hp deskjet f4280 paper jam without a paper E error

It was working fine and some how it just stop working... the flashing lights are, Ink lights(Orange), Paper Adjust(Green), Resume(Orange), it has new ink, I have open it and clean the headers., I have ...
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WiFi is not working HPProbook4420s

I have here a laptop (Hp Probook 4420s) wifi button is not working,when I Open Windows + R (MobilityCenter) The button of Wifi is greyed out. meaning I cannot use wifi. I have no Idea how this ...
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HP Probook4420s WiFi not working

So I have a laptop (Hp Probook 4420s) where the WiFi button isn't working. Also when I press Windows + R to open the Mobility Center, the WiFi button is greyed out. This means I can't use WiFi. I ...
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QWERTZ unknown keyboard layout on HP EliteBook

I bought a HP Elitebook 8460p second hand and it is provided with a QWERTZ layout, but the special characters look more like a US layout. It is definitely not German layout. I took a picture of it ...
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Network printer shows as ready but won't print

everyone! I had set up a printer (HP 4500) as a network printer. It is connected via USB to the router (Asus RT-N16). It seems like the router's EZ sharing doesn't work with the HP. So, per Asus's ...
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HDD Caddies DL380 DL580

I have a DL580 G5 with 2.5" HDD Drives I am wondering if the caddies from DL380 G5 be used in DL580 G5. both do take 2.5" inch drives. I do not have DL380 so cannot verify myself.
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Windows 8.1 doesn't know it's a tablet

So, recently I've got locked out of my tablet (HP Stream 7) and decided to format it. I just installed a clean version of Windows 8.1 and now I'm noticing that the touchscreen, power button etc don't ...
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How much can a vendor's chipset make a difference?

I'm using an HP Pavilion dm4 from around 2010-2011 (model number WD470AV) running Windows 7. It's got a Radeon HD 5450 integrated card as well as an Intel graphics chipset. I've NEVER been able to get ...
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Unable to install windows error 0x80070057

I have an HP envy 15 which earlier had Windows 8.1 installed (and now absolutely nothing). Microsoft is giving a free upgrade to Windows 10. I tried to clean install windows 10 on my laptop, to ...
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HP 2000 keyboard not working during Windows 8 installation

My HP 2000 keyboard is not working while i am installing Windows 8. The keyboard works fine on BIOS but as soon as it enters the windows installation environment i cannot type on the keyboard.