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HP G56-129WM Wireless Completely Broken, Driver Based

Friend wants me to fix up his HP G56, take it, fresh install of Windows 7. I get the graphics card driver up fast, but then the wireless. Will not. Install. Running the drivers does absolutely ...
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HP 2000 keyboard issue

I have a HP 2000 laptop running Windows-7 home basic. I know for sure nothing has been spilled on the keyboard. The laptop boots up to the Windows login page. I cant login to the laptop because the ...
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HP Compaq 6510b in boot loop after bios update

I have here an HP Compaq 6510b, which said at boot "your bios failed to complete the update. " and then something like "you may have to redo it". and then it was starting normally. The bios version ...
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HP laptop running Windows 7 shuts down when the power cable is removed

I changed the battery within the last two months on my HP laptop running Windows 7. It shows fully charged, but when the power cable is removed, it dies immediately.
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HP 530 instalation os issue

I have an old hp 530 laptop and I tried to install to windows xp after it had windows 7.I had some problems in booting the windows so I extracted the hdd and made the setup from another computer and ...
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CD/DVD Drive does not work - Compaq 6715B

I'm unable to get any activity from the CD/DVD drive on my Compaq 6715B laptop. I've done some research and see where others experiencing the error recommend removing content from the following key ...
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Screen goes black after some seconds

I have an HP Compaq Presario CQ61-310SD Notebook. And when I start my computer on the highest brightness, my screen would go dark after a few seconds. I can hear that moment that it goes dark. I've ...
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Configure HP iLO MTU Setting - Site is behind several firewalls and MTU requires lowering for access

Just wondering if anyone knows how to adjust the MTU setting for a HP server iLO NIC? The site is behind several firewalls and we have had problems with other things that has required us to lower the ...
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Screen resolution depends over the LCD screen or by the graphics card inside the machine?

I am buying a HP laptop i.e. Probook 4540s the screen resolution that is by default offered by this machine is 1366 x 768, however I have also chosen to upgrade it and get a 2gb ATI Radeon card in it. ...
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monitor going black with vga to hdmi hook-up

I use my Samsung TV as my computer monitor and to do this I had to get a VGA to HDMI adapter. It all works fine except when I'm watching something on the computer (my computer is essentially idle so ...
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Laptop is not shutting down after configuration

I need an answer to why my laptop is not shutting down. Whenever it restarts or shutdown it was configuring and I let that happen for an hour. When I came back to it had been shutting down for the ...
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The cooling fan works on max

The fan on the board (and the processor) sometimes decides to go nuts and works on max power. I look in the Task manager and there is no process that loads the CPU, HDD or the memory. The fan is clean ...
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HP Compaq only shows blinking underscore when booting

Every time I try to boot my laptop, it only shows a blinking "_", even if I try to boot from the windows 7 installation DVD. I think the pc doesn't have any OS installed. I have tried to install ...
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Truly Clean installation on HP Pavilion DV7 3085DX

Okay, I believe this is my first question on this area, I'm more of a Stack Overflow user, so please feel free to re-tag this question if needed. First of all I own an HP DV7 3085DX laptop, as the ...
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Slow speed on Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller - HP Pavilion 64 bit

I recently upgraded my internet speed to 90 mbs but when I run a speedtest on my computer, it never gets over 50 mbs. I've had the ISP company over here a few times, they've tested everything and have ...
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Hp scanner application fails to save a file in Hebrew format

I have an HP laserjet M1522NF and i am using the scanner software that comes with the drivers. what is happening is when i scan a document and try to save the document in Hebrew i get a message: ...
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Is it possible to make HP wireless indicator light signal work with linux?

I have an HP Pavilion g6-1a52nr, wireless indicator works on windows but not on linux, I tried many linux distros, wireless indicator doesn't work with any, currently using crunchbang 11 64 bit which ...
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Can I buy DDR3 RAM to my laptop? [closed]

I have a HP Pavilion dv5 1080eh laptop http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/product?cc=us&destPage=product&lc=en&product=3767387&tmp_docname= I have 2GB DDR2 RAM in it. I want to ...
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Where to find “sleep mode” drivers for debian distro?

I have HP pavillion g6 dualbooted, running windows 7 and crunchbanng 11, 64 bit, based on debian wheezy. My crunchbang won't wake from sleep mode, I had similar problem on windows 7, solved the issue ...
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HP Split X2 - Clean Install of Windows 8

I would like to install a clean install of Windows 8 Enterprise on my HP Split X2 (it has the new UEFI/Secure Boot). Thus far all of my attempts have been unsuccessful... I've tried Secure Boot ...
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Inter VLAN routing on HP Procurve 2610

I have a network composed of: 1 x Cisco RV082 that gives access to the internet to the whole network 1 x Cisco UC560 PBX 1 x HP ProCurve 2610-PWR Switch I have 2 VLANs VLAN 1 ...
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How does HP's “Scan to computer” feature work?

Many HP all-in-ones have a "Scan to computer" function where you can be standing at a network printer and scan all your gubbins straight to your computer without having to load up scanning ...
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Unwise to uninstall HP Support Assistant?

I have a HP Windows 7 machine, and just like most computers it comes with a bunch of preinstalled software that I guess is supposed to make life easier for you somehow. However, not all people are ...
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Why wont new hard drive use battery power?

I recently replaced the hard drive and the battery on my HP G62 laptop, Ubuntu 13.10 is installed on the drive. The machine will not boot on battery power, but works fine when plugged in. When ...
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Display is dim after updating graphics driver

Tad bit of summary:So I have had the "pleasure" of owning an HP laptop for a few years now. Since HP does not update their drivers for a long time I was stuck with AMD 8.3 drivers. I recently updated ...
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Application to only partially charge laptop battery [closed]

I was wondering if there were any software packages out there that will prevent my laptop battery from charging above a specified level. I know there are propriety options out there for Samsung and ...
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How to type French accents on an English keyboard by using “ALT”

My current laptop is an HP pavilion g6, windows 7 64 bit. I had many Pcs before, I used the English keyboard on all of them. If i want to type é for example, I would type ALT-130. On my current ...
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Why can't I use sleep mode on my nc6220 running Windows 7?

I'm encountering a very odd issue with my HP nc6220. Under both Windows XP and Xubuntu 12.04, I was able to put this machine into sleep mode. In Windows 7, however, I don't have the option to (notice ...
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Where can I find a driver for a specific HP printer?

I would like to install a driver for HP LaserJet 4250n on a Windows 7 machine. The HP site gives me a universal driver which is not what I need. After installing that driver, I have a new icon in ...
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Freezing on HP bios update?

So, my computer (HP Pavilion g7) has been funky for the past few days and it eventually got to the point of when I turned it on, nothing would happen, only the lights would flash. I left it alone for ...
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How to select the Laptop correct driver [duplicate]

How can I choose the correct laptop Wifi Driver for my HP 630 Notebook laptop? I go to the relevant HP site and choose my operating system. It gives me the list of drivers but how would I know what is ...
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How to disable HP client security setup autostart?

Every time I start my new HP ProBook 420g0 laptop the HP client security setup application pops up asking me to set up a password, "SpareKey", fingerprints etc (see the screenshot below). But I don't ...
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Can't update Intel “This computer does not meet the minimum requirements for installing the software.”

I have a problem updating to the latest Intel and AMD driver and have switchable graphics. I have HP Probook 4730s running Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit and now that have updated to Windows ...
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Solved - HP Compaq laptop hard drive removal

I am having trouble removing the hard drive of my old HP Compaq Laptop, it's model is CQ61-107TU but I can't find it on the HP website. I am more a software person than a hardware person, so I'm not ...
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HP PSC 1410 all scanner's images are black

I have a HP PSC 1410 printer with scanner inside. I've been scanning documents and images with it for the last couple of years. Recently my scanner has stopped performing as excepted and i can't ...
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Fixing corrupt firmware on a HP Laserjet CM 1312 MFP when I have no longer got the driver installed

The firmware on my HP Laserjet CM1312 MFP was corrupted during an update. I never fixed it and later the computer with the driver installed was broken. I now can't reinstall the firmware on the ...
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HP G7 Bluetooth Not Detected at all

i have this HP G7-1260CA that doesn't detect the bluetooth adapter i put in it at all. I've purchased a WIFI card from HP, that is a combo wifi-bluetooth card, model BCM94313HMGB The Broadcom ...
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“HP Smart Install” on inserted pen-drive

Few days ago I bought HP printer for my home network. I connected it via USB into W7 x64 with SP1, and (as it was stated in manual), PC detected this as connected external drive with drivers included. ...
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HP 1TB external HDD data recovery

My HP 1TB external HDD stoped working. I was unable to find a service center in my area because it was bought from an online shopping site and some them rejected to service because it was an external ...
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Unable to set refresh rate to 75 Hz, stuck at 60 Hz

I have an end user whose eyes are sensitive to screen flicker and requires a setup with a refresh rate higher than 60 Hz, set to 75 Hz. I have an HP Compaq Pro 6300 with an NVidia GeForce 210 ...
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If I were to format my hard drive, will I lose my BIOS?

I have HP Pavilion m6 First off, I have to format my hard drive because I get this error when I try to install windows: Windows cannot be installed on this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT ...
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My laptop freezes when on battery?

So, first and foremost I have an HP2510p with 4GB ram running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (I had Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit before but the problem was there so it has nothing to do with the OSs). I also know ...
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How to know which driver is missing from hp laptop?

I have an hp pavilion g6, windows 7 64 bit, many drivers are missing like the sleep mode, and if use hybrid mode or lock mode, the laptop freezes and i have to restart it. The Bluetooth drivers were ...
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How to get an HP printer to process print jobs again (TCP window filling up)?

This morning, our trusty HP PhotoSmart C5180 stopped working in a very weird manner: According to the printer's display, all is correct [1] The printer can be discovered correctly (DNS-SD) The ...
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Where I can found driver for HP3940 Printer

I have HP Printer 3940 and given driver doesn't support windows 7 and windows 8. please help me where i can get driver for my printer. Thanks
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HP Laserjet 200 prints Grey scale only

I have an HP Laserjet 200 colorMFP M276nw printer that only prints in grey scale. Even stuff like the supplies status report prints in grey scale, and the bar for yellow is really light, and cyan is ...
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Upgrading windows 8 on Envy 13

Maybe I'm a little noob... I want to upgrade to windows 8 my HP envy 13 but I've seen that HP doesn't provide any drivers for this pc. So I want to know if it is possible, or what should I do, or ...
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Extracting basic drivers from bloated installers

I'm looking for a way to extract the necessary drivers from bloated manufacturer installs, specifically printer installers. I tried Universal Extractor to no avail on some of these. I don't need ...
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Unable to locate annoying noise source in HP DV6 laptop

I've had a HP DV6-1340SS laptop for about 3 years. Some months ago, I started hearing some kind of unusually loud fan noise with no apparent relation to CPU load. It's not the usual air sound, it ...
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Win XP Network drivers for an HP dx7200

I recently reinstalled Windows XP SP3 from scratch on an (old) HP dx7200. So far so good. However, I'm unable to get the integrated networking to work. I've searched the HP drivers page for this ...