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Compaq Armada 1750 by Willard
Have you tried: http://h71025.www7.hp.com/support/reference_library/viewdocument.asp?countrycode=1000&prodid=817&source=316314-001.xml&dt=13&docid=12916 Willard Reg Ronaldson wrote: This is the only newsgroup I can find on Compaq products so I hope someone can answer my questions. If not...
July 23rd 03 09:38 PM
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System Diagnostic Tools for Presario 6320US? by Steven Troyer
We had a lightning strike nearby the other day, and I lost the sound on my Compaq 6320US. My old Compaq laptop had a system diagnostic program to test the system hardware, but I can't find one on this computer, or on the support website. I'm running XP Pro. Any ideas?
July 24th 03 03:29 PM
by Mike Calkins Go to last post
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Compaq Aero 2100 - help needed by Martin Ace
Hi there, I've just got a handheld unit, the Compaq Aero 2100. I would like to install Excel & Word onto it. Can I download those applications from the Net, or do I have to purchase them? Are there any general tips that you could give me. This is my first handheld. Thanks,
July 25th 03 03:45 PM
by HH Go to last post
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Keyboard problem with Presario 1210US by anonymous
The internal keyboard just up and quit working, leaving me brother with only a, x, caps lock, and 1 keys working. Using external keyboard works fine but it's a PITA to lug around extra keyboard. I've taken it apart and cleaned and reseated the keyboard connector but it made no difference. I...
July 26th 03 08:32 AM
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Accessing the Compaq BIOS by Taff Silver
Can anyone help me. I have a Compaq Deskpro (old 166 mhz version) and would like to install a soundcard but I think the PNP function in the bios is not engaged. Pressing F10 during start up does nothing at all. Any one know how I can gain access to the BIOS to check this out thanks Taff
July 26th 03 03:34 PM
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Compaq CD Writer and Nero Express by Dave
Anyone using Nero Express with a Compaq Computer? When I copy Pictures for showing on a DVD using VCD or SVCD the most pictures I can copy are 96 and the CD shows only 60 Mb of space used. I've Emailed Ahead software on several occasions - but guess what no response. Does anyone know a good...
July 26th 03 05:26 PM
by Dave Go to last post
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Booting Into SAFE MODE (Help and Support) by Ed Stimach
I'm running Windows ME on my Compaq Presario. When I boot into SAFE MODE , the Help and Support program automatically launches. Is there a way to prevent the Help and Support from launching? -- Ed --
July 26th 03 09:28 PM
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Compaq tablet is a DOG by Tom Scales
I just started a new job and my new laptop is the Compaq tablet. I like the idea of the tablet, but this machine is horrible. The concept and ergonomics are excellent, but what idiot picked the Transmeta Crusoe processor? It is so slow you can watch the menus open in slow motion. Oh, and a 10"...
July 27th 03 12:30 AM
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Compaq Armada 7800 will not start with battery by Damien
I have a Compaq Armada 7800. With the power cord connected the laptop runs fine and power management reports only 3% of the battery is full and that it is still charging when in fact its not. I have a new battery and external charger so I know the battery is good and fully charged, also the...
July 27th 03 10:48 AM
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Compaq case - non compaq mobo? by Dan Marchant
I have a DeskPro EX 866 Desktop. I am going to upgrade the mobo and many of the components. Will a non-compaq mobo fit in the case or will that too have to go in the skip? Dan
July 27th 03 03:55 PM
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Presario 5900z - trying to upgrade video card by Verax
I have a Compaq Presario 5900Z with Athlon 750 processor running Win98. It appears my original video card is dying, I'm getting large vertical lines of garbage down the screen in all modes, including the Compaq splash screen. Moving the cursor effectively obliterates anything it passes over. If...
July 27th 03 07:45 PM
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compaq upgrade question by churdyman
I have a compaq presario 5150. I've upgraded it to a dvd-rom drive, cd-r drive and more memory. Now I need more hard drive space. I can't find 5.25 hard drives but I can get and adapter and just use a 3.5? I want to get 80 gb and put Windows2000 on it. Would it be able to handle those upgrades?
July 28th 03 01:33 AM
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Processor upgrade for 5423US? by MICHAEL
I'd like to upgrade my processor in my Presario 5423US.It has a 1.6 P4 at 400mhz.Compaq support gives you the standard"consult local service center"nonsense.The most common answer is that it will support at least a 2.0,but which version,there are many models to choose from,even if you narrow it...
July 28th 03 02:47 AM
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1800XL - upgrade to XP by Doomer
I had an 1800T and I ran at one time an XP and Linux dualboot, and had no problem. I was running 256mb ram and it worked great. Good luck... On Mon, 10 Feb 2003 10:11:34 -0500, "JohnH" wrote: I'm considering upgrading my 1800XL to dual boot XP and ME. When I purchased the...
July 28th 03 02:48 AM
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July 28th 03 03:05 AM
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Compaq Presario 5000 blown processor? by Ashot
Austin, I'm having the exact same situation on (AMD, 700 MHz), which is also second-hand, has WinME on it, with no apparent driver conflicts. To answer your question first -- it doesn't seem that absent floppy should be a problem, though no CPU fan potentially could cause overheat damage to CPU,...
July 28th 03 07:02 AM
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Compaq KEYBOARD Problem... by Philip Cotton
hey there, my friend has a Compaw Presario 5000 5WV model, with a 7 button internet keyboard... the problem is he just installed Windows XP Pro, and all the buttons r confused. To turn caps lock on your press control, you cant press number keys etc... Can anyone help me please, ive searched...
July 28th 03 09:11 PM
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RAM Upgrade for Presario 5002US by EZ
Just installed a 256MB chip to augment the 64MB I already have. But my computer now says I have 192MB instead of the 320 I was expecting. Any insights on this would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
July 29th 03 12:29 AM
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Replacing AGP card in Deskpro EN by InsomniaKev
Hi folks. Got a Deskpro EN DT P400 here. There is a 4meg ati agp card in it and i'd like to replace it with a 32meg ati rage128 agp. Now the 4 meg agp card has only a half-bracket. can the full bracket 32meg agp still fit in here?
July 29th 03 01:38 AM
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Evo N1015 and s-video. by SFR
Not if your SCART connector is only composite compatible... Should be RGB compatible (usually on recent tvs, not on old ones...) Second thing, just check, if you can have access to a TV with a s-video input connector, if everything works ok frst... My 2 cents :) Serge
July 29th 03 06:36 PM
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