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Armada M700 (Pentium II-366, 10GB) Random Crashes by [email protected]
Hi, I would be grateful for any ideas with a strange problem with my Compaq Armada M700. The computer suddenly crashed in Windows 2000 which had been running fine for ages. After a clean format and reinstall I found it was still very unstable. Just in case it was a dodgy cd, I tried formatting...
October 14th 05 03:10 PM
by Quaoar Go to last post
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Armada M700 - worth loading XP? by Jonathan E
Hi I've resurrected an old Compaq Armada M700. Finally got all the drivers up and running with Win98SE. I was pondering upgrading to XP but wasn't sure if the machine could hack it (or if I'd be able to find all the drivers). Spec is:-
February 25th 04 09:46 AM
by Deep Go to last post
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Armada M700 battery? by david
I replaced my M700's battery after it died and the new one charges up to 100% but will not power the laptop, and sometimes I have to remove the new battery to start the laptop. Battery has same part number as the old one but doesn't have a tiny strip in the opposite corner as the...
November 23rd 05 06:15 AM
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Armada M700 blank screen by bigsley
The laptop was given to me and the screen has never worked. The 15pin VGA though works fine. Anyone ever had to fix the video chip? Any insight or info would be appreciated. Thanks. bigsley
October 12th 04 09:50 PM
by Frank le Spikkin Go to last post
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Armada M700 Dead by wag
Hi, my Armada M700 stopped working. I shut it down and when i tried to restart a few days later it was dead. When I restart, only the Battery-LED is flashing 8 times. Nothing else happens. I tried to start only on battery and even without battery but the effect is always the same. Any...
December 3rd 06 11:45 AM
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Armada M700 DVD-ROM Drive and ATI Mobility Pro Graphics Card by Karl Shaw
Hi again all, My friend has an old company laptop of which he may be getting upgraded. I was considering taking some of the memory from that system as it is the same as the M300. My 1st question is: Can I also take the DVD-ROM drive from it and use it in my M300's Mobile Expansion Unit instead...
April 8th 04 03:17 PM
by Karl Shaw Go to last post
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Armada M700 fan died by Ryan
My fan died on the Armada M700. I can't get it to start spinning again and XP reboots every 20 minutes or so. I'm guessing it is doing this because the laptop is getting too hot. I have taken all the screws out of the casing that I can find but I still can't take it apart to expose the...
June 14th 04 11:18 AM
by HH Go to last post
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Armada M700 graphics upgrade? by Holdernessapps
Hi, is it possible to upgrade the graphics capability on my Armada M700 as I would like to let my son use it for games etc. I can't afford to upgrade just yet so any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance Martin
December 22nd 04 12:04 PM
by HH Go to last post
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Armada M700 laptop problems by ***** charles
Hi all, I have two questions: 1. how do I get the battery out of this thing? 2. how do I get it to boot to the dvd drive since that choice does not show up in the boot list inside the cmos?
August 31st 06 04:49 PM
by ***** charles Go to last post
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Armada M700 possible memory upgrade by Dre
Hi all, I have a Compaq Armada M700. It currently has 2 64mb memory modules installed, and I have just got a 128mb module off a friend who has just upgraded their laptop. Now their laptop is a no name clone and so is the memory. Will this memory work in my laptop at all? or do I need to...
August 15th 03 04:55 PM
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Armada M700 power problems by Kooky45
I have seen others complaining about their Compaq Armada M700 laptops refusing to boot. My one has the same problem. If I start it on battery alone then there is no drive activity but the caps, num and scroll lock lights all flash. If I start it on AC then the capslock, numlock and scoll lock...
October 20th 05 09:30 AM
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Armada M700 running Windows 3.1? by [email protected]
I seriously want to get my Compaq armada m700 to run Windows 3.1. I have no clue how. In messing around with it, I trashed my WinXP partition, so let's assume that I'll be starting with a blank hard disk. Idealy, I would like to end up with Windows 3.1 running on a 500mb partition, and Windows...
January 12th 07 07:11 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Armada M700, no power led, battery led flashes 8 times by Onslo
Hi, I have scoured the internet for advice on this matter, but have so far failed to find a resolution. My M700 no longer powers up, with or without the battery. The battery led flashes 8 times and then the system switches off. The power led does not come on at all. Even with the laptop closed...
July 4th 04 12:00 AM
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Armada M700, no power led, battery led flashes 8 times by brilly
Had this problem, and saw I wasn't the first. "My M700 no longer powers up, with or without the battery. The battery led flashes 8 times and then the system switches off. The power led does not come on at all. Even with the laptop closed (ie screen down) and the AC plugged in with no battery...
January 5th 05 09:12 PM
by brilly Go to last post
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Armara 3500 supports 320 MB RAM? by [email protected]
Hi, this machine supports officially max. 192 MB RAM. There are Kingston modules (KTD-INSP7500) and they say that it fits into an armada 3500? Do i need a bios upgrade or so if i want to use it or it will just run? Thanks! Euro
May 22nd 05 03:31 PM
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Armda 7360DMT Laptop by Bruce Varney
How do you remove the password at boot-up and how do you get into the bios on these laptops please. Bruce
December 9th 03 05:05 PM
by Earl F. Parrish Go to last post
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ATI Driver & DVD Issue Update by SSeaW
Well I discovered what the problem was, at least I think I did. I had uninstalled WinDVD and decided just to use Windows Media Player to watch DVD's. Since it's only a notebook and I don't have 5.1 or 6.1 speakers connected to it why bother with paying 50 or 60 dollars for high quality DVD...
November 27th 03 05:06 AM
by Joe Go to last post
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ATI VGA controller by Kev
What is it's purpose in the bios? there is no onboard video but athere is an nlx ati card.
November 16th 03 12:34 AM
by Kev Go to last post
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ATI VGA Controller in bios by InsomniaKev
What's the purpose of this option in the bios. I have a Rage Pro 2x agp in my Deskpro EN. If i update the system by putting a 32meg RAGE 128 PCI card in here do i need this enable in the bios?
November 9th 03 11:23 PM
by InsomniaKev Go to last post
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ATT: HH Thanks for last reply. Read inside. by Homer
The Abit Siluro i have is 4X . Cant get it to boot. But listen to this crap! I have an Aopen GF4 Ti4200 DVC128MB 8X graphics card that has been in the droor for about a year because i thought it was cooked (worked for about 6 months, lost receipt). Would crash or present enough artifacts that...
August 24th 04 06:48 AM
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