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Laptop presario/Strange Request! by barbibiz
Hi everyone, This might sound like a strange request, but I am looking for a couple of keyboard keys for a compaq laptop. The usual, I rang Compaq spare parts and was informed that I needed to get the whole keyboard ( $50.00) I was told also I would have to get someone to put it in.. I guess it is...
April 19th 05 11:48 PM
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archive? by barbibiz
Hi everyone, I was wondering if this newsgroup has an archive.. If it does where do I go to find it? regards Felicity
January 20th 05 06:58 PM
by Nicholas D Richards Go to last post
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replacing CDRom by barbibiz
Hi, Is it possible to replace a CDRom in a laptop with a CDRW?, and where can you get one from if you can.. Many thanks Flic
September 11th 04 03:16 AM
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windows installprob by barbibiz
Anyone really good with Windows XP professional? I am not, having only been using it for a few weeks. However my laptop(compaq) normally opens to the desktop. The other day, being stupid ( I am being that alot lately) I was fiddling with something in Windows and the next time I turned on the laptop...
July 29th 04 04:42 PM
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WTB:recovery disks by barbibiz
Hi Wanting to Buy: recovery disks for a Compaq 800AP notebook, copies will do unless someone says they won't! regards felicity
July 25th 04 05:00 PM
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notebook wont start by barbibiz
Okay, I have this Compaq notebook 800, it just wont start! I dont remember doing anything to it. any help, appreciated thanks felicity
July 22nd 04 11:15 AM
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Should i buy the Presario m2007us by Barry Shapiro
The Presario m2007us is on sale by me. Looking to buy a laptop for my college bound child. Any thoughts on this model with the following specs? It does not say it has a wirless card but is that not a given since it has the Centrino Technology? Presario m2007us Notebook, Intel Pentium M...
June 19th 05 04:22 PM
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Presario 1600xl-145 - how much memory can I add? by Bart Simpson
Other than the slot on the bottom under the dvd (where I put a 128b sodimm, are there any internal slots? TIA
January 17th 04 09:08 AM
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compaq armada 4150 by bassguitarguy818
hi i just bought a compaq armada 4150 off ebay. i was wondering how i would go about installing windows xp on it. :? i currently have a 6gb hard drive (crappy, i know). would upgrading to 20gb get the job done? thanks. ============== Posted through www.HowToFixComputers.com/bb - free access to...
July 2nd 04 02:35 AM
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Compaq 2178 is named as a Presario 2100 by Bazzer
Hello, I am a very new owner of a Compaq 2178 laptop which on the case is named as a Presario 2100. Is this normal? Also when the battery is fully charged does it go on cooking (or over charging) by being connected to the mains? Would it be best once the battery is charged up to remove it and just...
September 13th 03 10:28 PM
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Compaq 5204, OS install problems by bbeckley
I have a Compaq 5204, went to format the drive and it would not let me do both partitions, so i hooked the drive up to my other computer and formated the second partition. now i cant get the computer to boot from cd, trying to install windows xp on the machine. Any ideas of how to get the computer...
May 3rd 04 08:46 PM
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Will USB adapter work in Deskpro 4000? by BC
I have an old Deskpro 4000 (5133) and I'm wondering if a PCI USB adapter will work in this machine. Any help would be appreciated, thank you.
December 11th 03 05:57 PM
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C. Presario 7QSM11 (7000z-series) Installed a new 120GB HD but cant see more than 23G by bdubslawman
Ben Myers Wrote: Not exactly a governor. We have a governor in Massachusetts to limit the speed of OUR progress. The motherboard BIOS has a built-in limitation on hard disk capacity, just like the BIOSes of motherboards before and motherboards of the future. They all have some sort...
January 16th 05 10:08 PM
by Ben Myers Go to last post
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C. Presario 7QSM11 (7000z-series) Installed a new 120GB HD but cant see more than 23G by bdubslawman
terry_b17 Wrote: hi, try using western digital data lifeguard to fdisk and format the drive if you didn't get a cd with the drive you can download the utility at http://support.wdc.com/download/index.asp?cxml=n hope this helps , terry
January 16th 05 12:22 AM
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C. Presario 7QSM11 (7000z-series) Installed a new 120GB HD but cant see more than 23G by bdubslawman
Quaoar Wrote: You were creating a Primary DOS partition? The last step is Do you wish to use the maximum available size for a primary DOS partition and make the partition active (Y/N) What did you choose? Q Well if you choose no, it asks you how much you want use for primary.
January 15th 05 09:58 AM
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C. Presario 7QSM11 (7000z-series) Installed a new 120GB HD but cant see more than 23G by bdubslawman
Hello Wow, where has this website been? So glad I found it! I am having some problems with a Compaq Presario 7QSM11 (7000z series), Windows ME OS. Its my sisters computer and she brought it to me with a dead hard drive. I picked up a new WD 120GB Caviar (old drive was a WD 60GB). Set the jumpers...
January 15th 05 01:31 PM
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Presario 7QSM11 (7000z-series) Installed a new 120GB HD but cant see more than 23G by bdubslawman
Sorry for the duplicating -- bdubslawman
January 13th 05 06:07 AM
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Presario 2100. Fixed DCC Jack, New Prob by Beanz
Following the great post on the original HTFC bb forum on the presario 2100's common DC Power Jack fault i managed to completely dismantle my wifes laptop to find that as with most people the middle pin from the jack was loose. I cleaned 2 of the pins up and resoldered them and reassembled...
November 1st 07 06:42 PM
by felixmorphia Go to last post
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Setup disk Presario 2254 by BeejEm
Where can I find (download) a setup disk for a Presario 2254?
August 5th 03 10:38 AM
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ipaq Pocket Pc Screen Light Problem by Beemeruk
Hi All The Screen Light On My ipaq 3870 Will Not Brighten Any Info Please Regards JB
October 2nd 04 02:22 AM
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