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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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Windows 10 and Condusiv's expresscache

Has anyone been able to get their ExpressCache working with Windows 10? I've tried to reinstall but ECCMD still says the driver could not be found. I'm using an HP Envy desktop. I've seen some ...
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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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How do I update my PC's microcode to support Xeon processors?

I've got a HP Compaq dc5700 MT Base Unit All PC setup. With Celeron E1200 1.6GHz. I'd like to replace it with a better CPU but the choice of LGA775 processors is fairly low (that are better than my ...
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No fax detected with HP MFP

I'm trying to set up a HP LaserJet MFP (multifunction fax printer) M476dw as a fax machine. It's connected to a Linksys PAP2T analogue telephone adapter (ATA) with VoipVoip as service provider with a ...
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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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Windows 10 won't shutdown, returns to desktop, but reboot works fine?

On my son's Windows 10 Pro laptop, an HP Probook 4540s that was upgraded from a previous Windows version, it will not shutdown... The laptop starts the shutdown process with the spinning windows ...
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Screen flicker with Intel HD graphics driver

I have Ubuntu and Windows 7 running on my Probook (HP Probook 4530s, core i3/2nd gen/4GB/320GB). It was functioning well. However, the screen started flickering in Win 7. Upon uninstalling the Intel ...
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Can I use an HP charger on my Dell Inspiron N4010?

My laptop has 19.5V 3.34A/ 4.62A (what does this mean?) The HP Charger had Input : 100-240V 1.6A 50-60Hz Output: 18.5V 3.5A Can I use this charger on my laptop without damaging the laptop or ...
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Transfering RAM from a dead Dell to a similar, working HP. Do the specs match?

Note: I already have RAM on the MP. But its like 0.99 of a GB and I want to add the 896MB ram from the Dell to improve it a bit and hopefully get Windows 8 installed. My Dell Inspiron 531s won’t ...
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Bluetooth enabled and “working correctly” but not finding any devices

I have a HP Pavilion dv7 6051ei notebook running Windows 7 Professional 64bit . And, as the title states. I switch on bluetooth and enable it, but when I scan for devices, it doesn't find anything. I ...
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Retrieving OEM-SLP key from OEM Recovery DVD

I have a number of HP ProDesk 600 G1. I use Windows Deployment Server (WDS) to deploy a custom image to these machines (effectively removing HP bloatware) and I'm trying to find the OEM-SLP key. I ...
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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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Windows 10, HP laptop battery “plugged in, not charging”

After installing Windows 10 on my HP Pavilion g6-2197sa laptop, I have had problems charging the battery. The battery icon reports something like "79% available (plugged in, not charging)." I can, ...
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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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How to fix incorrect margins when printing from Windows 7?

My printer is a HP Photosmart 2575. When I print from my Windows XP the margins are all ok, but when I print from my Windows 7 laptop the top margin is 2x larger for the same document, and as a result ...
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Keyboard and mouse not working in Windows 2003 Server / HPML350 G5 server?

I have currently commenced working at a new company which is using Windows Server 2003. I am able to remote desktop into the server and it all works fine. The only problem is if I go to the server ...
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Recovering OEM license information from HP notebook serial number

I have an HP notebook with a valid Windows OEM license. This notebook has been left unused for sometime and it's now without an operating system since I installed a brand new hard drive on it. The ...
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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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unable to connect to wifi on my HP G3 250 Laptop

I am unable to connect to wifi on my HP G3 250 Laptop. I have tried almost everything on the internet(driver install/uninstall,remove/change SSN,router configuration,system format).I have even get it ...
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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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Print job leaves queue but document isn't printed

I'm dealing with an HP Deskjet F380 All-in-One printer. It's connected via USB to a desktop running Windows 7 Enterprise x64. If I attempt to print something like a web page or a word document, the ...
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What causes the “Scan to computer is no longer activated” error message?

I have an HP 8620 all-in-one wireless printer, which has worked like a champ for months under Windows 8.1 and Linux. I recently upgraded to Windows 10. My wife is still on Windows 8.1, and she is ...
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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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Printer sends two jobs to the queue. One without a status or port. Won't print until ghost job is canceled

I have an HP LaserJet P1505 that has been giving me some grief on a 64-bit machine. After removing drivers and deleting devices, I reinstalled it. Test page works fine. If I print from another ...
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Cannot enter BIOS setup on HP ENVY Sleekbook 4, EFI partition broken

I'm running into great trouble with an HP ENVY Sleekbook 4 with an existing Windows 8 installation failing to boot after installing Ubuntu 14.04, and data in the EFI partition is broken (the ...
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HP Laserjet 4l paper jam - probably electronics behind phototransistor defect - how to check?

I have a problem with our old HP Laserjet 4L. The paper jam indicator flashes after the printer fed the 2nd sheet of paper a few centimetres into the machine. The first page after powering on the ...
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HP PhotoSmart C4400 printer always says “paper out” and doesn't attempt to feed paper, even if paper is loaded

I have a HP C4400 printer and it claims to be out of paper (which is not true) and don't even try to pull the paper. I have already followed these instructions with no success: ...
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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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HP 4530s: Fan is Always On even When Laptop/CPU is Idle

Just bought an HP 4530s from newegg. Laptop is great, but.. The FAN is always on. I did some googling, found it is a known problem, but no easily googlable solution. Tried to: Update BIOS to the ...
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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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Macromedia Projector has stopped working

I have HP Scanjet Pro 3000 S2 Scanner. and when I insert the CD and click on the set up for installing it's software it says 'Macromedia Projector has stopped working' and doesn't install the ...
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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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Can't access BIOS of HP G70 and selecting boot device (e.g. USB) doesn't work

Model: HP G70-111EM BIOS: Intel F.65 (latest version) OS: Windows 7 When I start the laptop, it says "Press the ESC key for Startup Menu". This brings me to the Startup Menu screen: F1 ...
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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.
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HP Pavilion G7 Laptop won't connect to external monitor

I've been using an external monitor for my hp laptop for a while now because the screen is broken and recently downloaded Windows 10 and wasn't to crazy about it so I did a factory reset to go back to ...
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How to reinstall HP BIOS

I am dual booting my PC with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04. Both are working. I have no problem. Today I started seeing this error: The HP Bios application selected is corrupt or missing. Please ...
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How many pages can I print at once on my HP OfficeJet safely?

I have an HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus. I've installed a fresh high-yield ink cartridge and have been printing about 1500 pages a day, but I'm wondering now if that's a good idea. Only about 30 words ...
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Cannot add a network printer to Windows 10 machine. Access Denied

Here is my scenario: I have two computers, one a windows 8.1 machine that hosts the HP LaserJet 4100 printer. It has a LPT port, which is used by the printer. I have printed pages on the printer ...
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HP vp17 integrated speakers not working

I have a new HP computer running Windows 10. I connected an HP vp17 monitor with integrated speakers that won't work. I have changed the audio cord and checked for updated drivers. When external ...
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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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I cannot add a network printer to my windows 10 machine. Access is denied even when I set no username or password

I posted this on serverfault, but they have voted I move this question to this forum and I am unable to delete the question. Here is my scenario: I have two computers, one a windows 8.1 machine that ...