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How to fix 'Your PC can't project to another screen' after win 8.1 updating?

After updating to win 8.1 from Win 8, I could not project to another screen. Message says Your PC can't project to another screen I tried to re-install the diver and did not resolve the issue.
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Resources and Advice Troubleshooting a Motherboard [closed]

I have a motherboard (I think it is a PM57 PCH Peak-M system board) on an HP ENVY 15-1066nr that I believe has a short. A few days back the laptop stopped charging (with or without the battery). I ...
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VGA input on HP Envy 17 3D

Can HP Envy 17 3D do VGA input? There is a VGA connection on the side, but I don't know if it is only output, or if it can be used for input too... I tried to google, but couldn't find any ...
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Fedora 18 severe overheating HP Envy 4 1002tx in Gnome shell

I recently installed Fedora 18 x86_64bit version in dual boot mode on my HP Envy 4 1002tx machine and whenever I log into the Gnome shell I am facing very sever overheating of my laptop base and the ...
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Can't find the motherboard model number on my hp envy h8-1414?

I have a motherboard inside my HP Envy H8-1414, and written on it is Angelica Rev 1.2 and also the number M3970CM but absolutely no mention of the model number. I've gone to the Gigabyte Website ...
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Which SATA drivers to load in Windows System Recover Options on HP Envy h8-1414

I just cloned Windows 7 64-bit professional from an existing drive to a new one on an HP Envy h8-1414. Now I'm at the Windows System Recovery Options screen ...
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Enabling AMD Catalyst Driver in Windows 8 causes Laptop display to be turned off

I have a 2010 HP Envy 14 which has a hybrid Intel HD IGP/ AMD 5650 Discrete GPU running on Windows 8. Off late, my laptop has had problems overheating, which was a result of the system fan not ...
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Ctrl key is broken on HP Envy is broken, where can I find a replacement

I work as a developer so I have to use key combinations a lot. And I have HP Envy laptop. And the Ctrl key is broken for the second time. First time I just took one from my friend. But I don't have ...
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HP Envy 17-3070nr locks up

I am running into a troubling problem, and would like to ask if there are any diagnostic tools that might help. My laptop, a HP Envy 17-3070nr, is locking up if left on for long periods of time. I've ...
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Computer lags an unreasonable amount after recent wipe and load; specs and details inside

Laptop specs: i7 Q720 @ 1.60GHz ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5800 Series (this is what device manager lists it at but it should be 5830 to be exact) 6 GB of RAM It's an HP Envy 15-1000se CTO, other specs ...
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HP ENVY 14 i7-940 - GPU overheating?

I'm having troubles with my HP ENVY 14 overheating (specifically, the GPU is overheating.) The specs of my machine are: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 i7-940 8GB RAM 256GB SSD Windows 7 Professional ...
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Xorg is using 80% cpu usage

Xorg is constantly using about 80% cpu power, on a single core. And I have no idea how to get it normalised I'm running Linux Mint 10 on an HP Envy 17 laptop with an AMD/ATI card.
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Why does WMI Provider Host (WmiPrvSE.exe) keep spiking my CPU?

I generally keep my laptop on 24x7, and at the end of the day it's really annoying to have my thighs burnt because over overheating. The overheating seems to be a result of WMI Provider Host ...
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Why is my HP Envy so hot and why doesn't my touchpad work properly on Linux?

Does anyone know how to get the following to work on Ubuntu 10.04: The touchpad to work at all? Right now, right clicking doesn't work at at all, and left clicks don't work while you have another ...