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1255 Presario Laptop by Bill Middleton
Hi, I am giving my granddaughter my old 1255 LT and was wondering if there is anyway to upgrade the 4GB HD internally - do not wish to use a USB external HD TIA Bill M.
June 3rd 04 04:39 PM
by Steve W. Go to last post
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how to change to uniprocessor HAL? by Euclid
Compaq Presario S4020WM running Windows XP Home (SP1) with the latest updates Device Manager, Computer says "ACPI Multiprocessor PC" (drivers hal.dll ntkrnlpa.exe ntoskrnl.exe) The AIDA32 v3.93 sysinfo tool under Operating System, Operating system suggests: "Only 1 CPU installed, you should...
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June 3rd 04 11:59 AM
by Jose Antonio G?mez Go to last post
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presario 1800 notebook memory by Jesse Hand
I am looking to upgrade my memory on a Presario 1800 notebook. Anyone know of a good online source? Also, I have never installed memory myself- should I do it or pay someone? I assume it is fairly easy. I was searching for a online tutorial but could not find one any help is appreciated. --
June 2nd 04 06:48 PM
by Jesse Hand Go to last post
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M300 max RAM?!?!?!? by Karl Shaw
Hey all, I own an Armada M300. (P3 600Mhz, 192RAM, 12Gb Hdd.) Anyone know what the maximum RAM is? Crucial says it is 320Mb, which sounds about right, Inmac says 256Mb, but HP's website says 512Mb... What should I believe?
June 2nd 04 01:13 PM
by Karl Shaw Go to last post
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Presario 5686 - BIOS halts booting by Jan-Petter Loken
My Presario 5686 stops during the booting process with a screen containing two two green buttons with the following options: "F1 Boot" and "F10 Computer Setup". The red Compaq-logo is visible for a much shorter time than before. After choosing F1 the booting process proceeds normally. This occurred...
June 2nd 04 12:00 AM
by Jan-Petter Loken Go to last post
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Front USB after motherboard change by [email protected]
Some months back I replaced the failed mobo and PS in my Compaq 5005CL with an MSI mobo and Enermax PS. I was unable to connect the front USB connectors to the mobo because the - presumably unique - Compaq cable did not fit the MSI mobo. I thought I could live with it, but now would like to have...
June 1st 04 01:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Something accesses the hard disk every two sec (longish) by Leachim Sredna
Hi, I was given an old Compaq Deskpro with a 350Mhz PII and 6 G Maxtor hard drive, from which I removed the vestiges of NT4 and installed Win98. It worked well enough with 196 M of PC100 RAM But something regularly accesses the hard disk every two seconds or so, like a clock or heart beat. And I...
June 1st 04 07:07 AM
by Mark Go to last post
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32 bit cardbus pcmcia network card in Compaq Armada 4131? by Ronald
Hi all, I just bought a 32 bit cardbus pcmcia network card to place in my Compaq Armada 4131, only to find out that the card is not recognized by Win98. The device manager tells me it uses a Cirrus Logic PCIC Compatible PCMCIA Controller. Somewhere in a newsgroup I found that the 4131 does not...
June 1st 04 04:20 AM
by The Whole Shebang Go to last post
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16MB NV4 ATX Graphics Card Driver by Flack
Anyone know the where I can get a Win 98 driver for this graphics card. Prosignia 320 6466C, Microsoft Windows 98 http://partsurfer.hp.com/cgi-bin/spi/showphoto?partnumber=113355-001 The hp drivers page lists 3 for this compaq model. 1. NVIDIA Video drivers for Win98/ME 2. Prosignia...
June 1st 04 01:27 AM
by doS Go to last post
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presario 1277 usb hub and camera problem by Oscar Carrasco A.
hi, i'm have a presario 1277 and they have only 1 usb port, i'm using an usb hub but when i' connect the usb webcam the calbe modem and the external recorder stop working. Does some body what could happend?. Regards ODCA
May 31st 04 12:44 PM
by Goldy Go to last post
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Compaq Presario 1235 by ted
Anyone got the 1235 (or something close) internal dial up modem to work/install on winxp. Winxp installation calls it a 56K-DF but driver error codes with a 10. Tried lots of different drivers from driverguide.com but no banana :-(. Anyone got any ideas? TIA
May 31st 04 12:18 PM
by Goldy Go to last post
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Added "bonus" by Herb Stein
"Roxanne" wrote in message ... How does compaq justify Wild Tangent/ aka Spyware (among others) in their products? Just wondering. Because this is just one reason I would not own one. Or anything other hp product. RX That should...
May 31st 04 11:43 AM
by HH Go to last post
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Armada 1590CDT memory expansion by John Bartley I solved my XP problems w/ Service P
What's the right 64MB EDO memory for this obsolete laptop? The Micron MT8LSDT864H6-662C+3 I purchased for it was not recongnised by the POST. BTW, how do I invoke the CMOS setup on this machine? Thank you kindly for your assistance.
May 31st 04 11:43 AM
by David Go to last post
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Compaq keyboard by RossH
I only just found this by Googling for "split space-bar" - (slightly edited for my own reasons). It does work but as yet I haven't powered down to see if it returns to the default "left = backspace" mode. Spit Spacebar Fix - Compaq...
May 31st 04 09:59 AM
by RossH Go to last post
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HP Help by Patscga
Now that HP has taken over Compaq, their "help desk" is laughable. Pat
May 31st 04 05:36 AM
by Kevin Childers Go to last post
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ompaq FAQ by HH
Helpful Links: For drivers, software, manuals/docs http://h18007.www1.hp.com/support/files/ For Quickrestore CDs: http://qrcons.orderz.com/page1.asp For Compaq spare parts http://vztxesppro3.cce.hp.com/hpparts/Default.asp?mscssid=035V7F6T9K0U9JCT3BQC64L4GC57AGB1 For Compaq...
May 31st 04 01:53 AM
by HH Go to last post
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locating driver for soundmax integrated audio on deskpro by name
Author:name ) Subject: locating driver for integrated audio on deskpro Newsgroup:alt.sys.pc-clone.compaq Date:2003-05-03 17:07:06 PST Finally managed to solve the problem. The system did recognize the integrated audio as "AC'97 Intel 82801 AA" or something...
May 30th 04 01:51 PM
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Error code J01683298 by DavidG35
Anyone know what this error code means J01683298? Its on a Compaq Armada 1750 laptop. Thanks, Dave
May 30th 04 04:01 AM
by Tom Scales Go to last post
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Looking for OEM drivers online by Mike
I'm working on an older Compaq Presario. I think the model is CM0204, since this is the only number found on the machine (on the back). Anyway, the original HDD went bad, and I had to do a clean boot of Win98SE. However, as you probably can guess, I can't find the drivers to reinstall the onboard...
May 29th 04 04:36 AM
by HH Go to last post
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HD Controller delays by Joe
That may be the answer. I am not sure what the native speed of my Samsung drive is but the controller has it running in mode 6. It's native mode might be mode 5.
May 29th 04 01:23 AM
by Joe Go to last post
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