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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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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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HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC

I am a beginner with computers and would like to know what does a HP Wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 with Bluetooth M.2 Non-vPro NIC do in a desktop computer in easy to understand language?
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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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Macromedia Projector has stopped working

I have HP Scanjet Pro 3000 S2 Scanner. and when I insert the CD for installing it's software it says 'Macromedia Projector has stopped working' and doesn't install the software. Any Idea how can I ...
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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 ...
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Can't change brightness using keyboard shortcut on my laptop

I have HP Probook 4540s, the problem is that I cannot increase the brightness of the screen through the keyboard shortcuts (fn+f2 and fn+f3) even if I have all recent drivers on my laptop. What should ...
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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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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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Different Volumes for Headphone and internal speakers

I have hp envy laptop with beats audio. It has got 4 speakers, 2 on the front and 2 on the button of the laptop. Without IDT audio driver, front speaks don't work. But with IDT audio driver windows ...
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Keep laptop plugged in if at full charge if battery is not removable?

I just bought a new laptop and it comes with an integrated battery. For these types of laptops, is it better to leave the plug when fully charged or not ? I ve just experienced an issue, i looked at ...
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Should i Buy a new laptop or upgrade the old one? [closed]

I have a Hp pavilion g6 notebook with configuration = processor i3-3110M @2.40ghz ram = 2gb hard drive = 500gb sata Radeon 1gb graphics card Os currently win 8.1 I bought it in june 2014. I ...
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HP laptop, “General system board failure”, what next?

I have an HP Pavilion DM1-3101ea laptop with an integrated AMD E-350 APU. Basically the same as DM1Z, if it is of any help. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on it. The problem appeared as follows: i tried to send ...
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Creating 2nd recovery disk set HP Pavilion dv6-1315tx

I have just recently got a HP Pavilion dv6-1315tx computer second hand. It comes with Windows 7 Home Premium pre-installed. The first thing I wanted to do was to create a recovery disk,but it seems as ...
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Not HDMI output to a smart TV on Laptop HP Pavilion dv7

I have a Laptop - HP pavilion dv7 complete model (dv7 - 6c95dx) with Windows 7. I formatted the laptop repeatedly. I'm sure the problem is not in either the HDMI cable or the smart TV, because I have ...
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Intel HD Graphics 4000 driver error code 43 on Windows 10

The Intel HD Graphics 4000 driver on my HP Pavilion g6-2197sa laptop was broken, reducing its functionality, when I upgraded to Windows 10, reporting the following error: Windows has stopped this ...
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Cannot find wireless driver for HP laptop

I have an HP laptop (model: dv7-1267cl, Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium) and I cannot find the wireless driver for the laptop. I am need of a different version because my wireless connection under ...
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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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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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Brightness adjuster not found in control panel

I cant seem to find the brightness adjuster in my laptop after I reformatted it with windows 7 ROG Rampage(64 bit). My laptop is HP Pavilion dm4-1209tx. I also checked with the HP website and my ...
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Does “Legacy Support” really disable my HP's OS?

I wanted to try Ubuntu on my "HP Pavilion Sleebook 15" and i looked online how to boot with this model and i discovered that BIOS is accessible using F10 key when PC tries to boot and then i rebooted ...
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Does HP ProBook 4730s have UEFI or BIOS?

Sometimes I read that HP ProBook 4730s has UEFI and other times I hear it only has a BIOS. So which one does it have? As I understand it, UEFI is a replacement for BIOS, not an improvement nor ...
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Headphones not working in windows 10 in HP ProBook 4530s

Recently my headphones stopped working. My pc is an HP ProBook 4530s, with Windows 10 Pro 64bit installed. I'ts not a hardware problem since I have it dual boot with ubuntu, and in ubuntu everything ...
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Windows 8.1 activation on HP Pavilion Touch 14-N009LA throws error 0xC004F074

My sister has an HP Pavilion Touch 14-N009LA that came with Windows 8. This computer was upgraded to Windows 8.1 once put into service, but since I'm not the owner of this computer I don't know if ...
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LaserJet 4050n only prints blank pages

I have a HP LaserJet 4050n. The problem is that since a few days it suddenly started printing empty pages. A day or two before, I fixed the paper tray unit, but after that I could print a correct test ...
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Programs crash on HP Zbook 15 when undocking

I have an HP Zbook 15 running Windows 7 that I use at work and when I undock it the following programs have a tendency to crash: Firefox Skype for Business (Lync) Any active VirtualBox virtual ...
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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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USB 3.0 port transfer speed on HP Laptop not exceeding 40 MBPS

I tested the internal HDD with CrystalDiskMark and was able to get 109 MBPS both on sequential read and write tests. Then, when I tested my 1 TB WD My Passport USB 3.0 External HDD with ...
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HP Compaq Business Desktop dc7600 Small Form Factor Desktop PC - What's new in HP BIOS 786D1 v01.61 updated from 786D1 v01.03

HP Compaq dc7600 Small Form Factor Desktop PC - What's new in HP BIOS 786D1 v01.61 (updating from 786D1 v01.03). Is it worth upgrading? Will this BIOS upgrade expand the range of CPUs I could upgrade ...
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Windows unable to find HDD [closed]

I need to install Windows on an HP laptop but when I boot with Windows 7 install disc, it keeps reverting to "Select the driver to be installed". I don't understand, why does this happen? I have ...
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Bluetooth on win 10 [duplicate]

i have no bluetooth button, anywhere, had it one time accidentally double clicked it. it disappeared again. yes ive checked every thing. devices, manager, options, control panel, even dug into system ...
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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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Random Reboot HP dv6t-se

I've got an HP dv6t that's about 4 years old runs Win7 x64 All stock except an SSD installed a few months back. Lately while in use it will shut down without warning. The screen will go black and ...
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Curious about RAM upgrade on HP p6520y

I have an HP p6520y desktop I was putting new ram into. The specs for this board can be found here http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c02179806. The board is an H-RS880-uATX (Aloe) with an AMD ...
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My laptop won't power on after an unexpected shutdown

I have an HP 6930 Elite book. I was just charging it in the afternoon yesterday while making a Word document on it and it suddenly got shutdown. No warning, no alert, no notification, just a sudden ...
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HP Docking connector pinout?

Ok, so I want to "build in" some hardware into my HP laptop (Elitebook 8560p) Would like to build in a Logitech Unifying receiver and maybe some other stuff. Was thinking about using the Docking ...
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Can someone advise on DL380 G5 RAM, what is the difference between these DIMMs?

I have 3x DL380 G5 servers that were second hand retired ones. One of the servers, I populated with 4x 4GB DIMMs, and 4x 1GB DIMMs. Everything was working away merrily, and I decided to purchase some ...
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HP ProBook 450 G2 has slow wireless connection

Ever since I bought my HP ProBook 450 G2 a few months ago I have noticed that the Internet was slow. Although I have a 18 Mbps connection, download speed tests were only showing between 5 and 6 Mbps. ...
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Cups printer “sleeping” for the first 10-30 minutes after computer power on

I have an HP Deskjet 1510 connected via usb to an Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. I have turned off the "Automatically power off printer after 2 hours to save energy" feature by connecting the printer to a ...
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LibreOffice Impress: printing causes slide content to shift and bad fitting to printable page

I am composing a simple presentation slide with LibreOffice Impress (v 4.2.8.2 Build ID: 420m0(Build:2)). Here it is required that the objects in it have the same position both in the file and in the ...
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HP Server not booting - “PXE-E53: No boot filename received”?

We have an issue with our HP DL360 G5 server not booting. It starts up, but gets stuck at a "PXE-E53: No boot filename received" error. Can you shed some light on how to resolve this issue?
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Fedora LiveCD just reboots PC

I burned myself a Fedora 23 (x64) LiveCD and was trying to boot it on my PC. The system can boot the disc and I am shown the menu. When I select any option (other than memtest), the PC sits for a ...
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HP Pavilion D7-1225ez battery not charging (tried a second battery too!)

My HP Pavilion D7-1225ez has not been charging its battery and making a lot of noise (as well as getting very hot). "HP Battery Status" returned as "INVALID: battery not inserted properly..." which of ...
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Why won't my HP Elitebook 8450p turn on?

I suppose before I get into the details, I should provide a tl;dr. My HP Elitebook 8450p absolutely will not power on, under any circumstance. A more detailed description of my problem: I'm ...
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HP Recovery Media Creation Issue

I have a HP Pavillion G series I cant seem to get my recovery disk creator to move from this point i have had it sat loading in this very state for 20 mins ? i restarted the program but Its Stuck ...