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Upgrading Ram from 4GB to 8GB in packard bell tm80

I own a Packard bell Tm80 laptop (this website has pulled up this info on recommended ram upgrade option): http://www.crucial.com/uk/store/mpartspecs.aspx?mtbpoid=71500C5AA5CA7304 I have Samsung ram ...
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Laptop CPU frequency never higher than 40% of maximum

I have a Samsung 900X4C (9 series) laptop with an i7 3517U 1.9 GHz CPU. I have noticed (using CPU-Z) that the actual frequency of the processor never goes above about 40% of the maximum. Now, I ...
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Unable to get video from my Samsung laptop's VGA port to display on my projector

I have SAMSUNG RV511 laptop, and it's VGA port seems to not pass video to the projector. When I use different laptop with same cable and same projector it works fine, note that the graphic card ...
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Enable Samsung power plus for laptops

i'm using a samsung NP300V5AI laptop. Which has a samsung power plus feature where they allow you to stop charging your laptop battery when it reaches a certain limit below 100%. According to ...
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Cannot downgrade samsung laptop 530u3c to Windows 7

I just bought a Samsung 530u3c with Windows 8 installed and I want to revert back to Windows 7. I have created a USB bootable drive with Windows 7 on and tried installing it both on the SSD 24GB ...
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Samsung shuts off on its own

I have a Samsung laptop that shuts off on its own when I use my power cord. I have taken battery out and used power cord only and it shuts off. When I charge the battery and unplug the power cord it ...
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Enable gestures at Samsung Ativ Book 2

How to enable gestures to fully use multitouch in a Samsung Ativ Book 2? Couldn't find solution online maybe some of you had similar problem. I'm using Windows 8.1.
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Samsung Series 3 Laptop won't shut down?

It's been happening for a couple of days, but my laptop won't shut down or restart, it always says I'll lose work and asks to shut down anyway. Even though I still click shut down, it doesn't. ...
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Can I use an 8GB stick of RAM on my laptop

I am using a Samsung R730 laptop - http://www.samsung.com/uk/consumer/pc-peripherals/notebook-computers/essential/NP-RV711-A01UK-spec It takes DDR3 RAM. I can't find any specific information on the ...
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Turbo boost present or not?

I bought a Samsung NP550P5C-S05IN laptop recently with a i7 3630QM processor. According to the specs its capable of turbo boost but when I check the bios there is no option for it. Should I be ...
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Samsung HDD has been stopped detecting

2 days back when I start my Samsung Laptop (2.5years old), it's just showing up the Samsung Start Up screen and stuck. It's not allowing me to enter into BIOS. Upon asking in a local service center, ...
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Master code for Samsung laptop BIOS

I set my Samsung password to empty but when saved and exit,I saw that is still has password. I tried old password and new empty password but no difference. it gives em this error when I try 3 ...
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How can I display an Android Screen on a computer monitor [closed]

I am using a mouse and keyboard with my Android phone, a Samsung Galaxy S3, but I want to use a monitor with it. Is there any way or any programs which allow me to display what is on the android ...
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Samsung series 9 is bricked. What can I do?

I had ubuntu running on my samsung series 9. (NP900X4C-A01FR). While I had a few problems, it was running fine. The 2 major issues I had were that my wifi driver was unstable, and a system update ...
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522 views

Why the Samsung Series 5 fn brightness keys are not functioning?

Samsung Series 5 laptops use Fn+F2 and Fn+F3 to increase and decrease display brightness. When I press those keys, nothing happens. I already saw that there is the same question about the Samsung ...
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How to speed up Windows 8 on Samsung laptop?

I just bought a Samsung Series 5 notebook, with Windows 8, but I found it unreasonably slow to reboot and install updates. Last night I waited for 1h30 for it to install 1 update and reboot, when I ...
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1answer
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How to boot Linux on Samsung r425 laptop?

I've tried different distributions and kernel versions. It boots normally from a flash drive and CD, but hangs almost immediately after I select Linux in GRUB when booting from the hard drive. fstab: ...
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1answer
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Samsung laptop: data recovery after system recovery

I have Samsung np550-p5c laptop. After purchase I shrinked Windows partition and created second one for my data. Yesterday I tried to recover Windows with native F4 recovery. Recovery went well except ...
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Laptop power cuts out ~5 minutes in-game

I've had this laptop (Samsung NP700z7c-S01UK - for reference) for a couple of months now, but it has only just developed this problem. The problem does not persist under regular non-gaming use. ...
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1answer
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Can i upgrade my laptop's screen with a different laptop's screen?

I have a Samsung notebook with a 14" 1366x768 resolution screen.I have found a replacement laptop site that sells Samsung 14" 1600x900 screen with the same connector type. Can this be done?
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Will the Samsung Series 9 models boot from USB?

I'm thinking about getting either one of these Series 9 Models: NP900X3C-A01US - Win 7 NP900X3C-A05US - Win 8 I'd want to do a complete wipe on either one, but what to make certain that the unit ...
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Samsung Series 5 - Maximum RAM support

What is the maximum amount of memory that the Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook can support?
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Is the samsung series 9 silent mode safe?

The Samsung series 9 comes with a "silent mode" : when activated, the fans are stopped (at least on mine, the 15inch version, you cannot hear a thing). I just want to make sure that there is no risk ...
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Can't enter the BIOS on Samsung laptop after installing Fedora 17 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install BIOS on samsung laptop Since changing the OS on my laptop from Windows 7 to Fedora 17, I've been unable to enter the BIOS. I need to change the boot order ...
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Define max available RAM size

Is that possible to determine maximum memory (RAM) size on my computer? As you know there are a lot of mother boards that do not support memory beyond some upper board limit. I would like to increase ...
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Getting Synaptics trackpad to send actual scroll-wheel events

I have a laptop (a Samsung Series 9) with a Synaptics trackpad, and I have Windows XP on it. One of the nice features of this trackpad is that it allows you to scroll by placing two fingers on the ...
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Can't complete Windows XP installation on Samsung Series 9

I just bought a Samsung Series 9 laptop, and I want to install Windows XP on it. It's supposed to support Windows XP and there are Windows XP drivers on its product page. I've installed Windows XP on ...