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2 questions about an Armada E500 by me again
Hi, I have a friend who bought an E500 from a friend of his. I know nothing about the machine but I'm asking these questions for him since he doesn't have internet access with it. It appears that the machine originally had Win98 but the friend put XP Pro on it and made it a dual boot system and...
February 20th 05 04:27 PM
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20 GB on Armada 1560D?? by Wolfram Nickl
Hi! I want to install winxp on a 20 GB hitachi travelstar put into a compaq armada 1560d notebook (166Mhz, 80mb ram). Problem: cannot boot xp, 8GB lock from bios; winxp detects 20 GB, How can I get my notebook booting from this 20 GB HD? Tanks for info an greetings Wolfram!
December 31st 04 10:27 AM
by Wolfram Nickl Go to last post
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20 Pin ATX Tester by Kevin Childers
Got a friend selling these pretty cheap, thought I'd pass it along. 20 Pin ATX Tester CoolMax 20 pin ATX power supply tester. Quickly isolate and verify power supply failures. Checks all ATX output voltages, +3.3V, -12V, PG, +12V, +5VSB, -5V, and +5V via LED light. Also checks 4 pin peripheral...
January 2nd 09 03:07 PM
by Kevin Childers Go to last post
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2100/2178ea Video, Processor Or Mainboard Upgrade by Eugene Mac Mahon
Ok, I Think I Know The Answer Is No To This Question Before I Ask It But Here Goes. Is There Any Options To Upgrade A Compaq Presario 2100 (model 2178ea) Apart From Memory? Ideally I'd Like To Upgrade The Amd Xp-m 2500+ Processor. If I Had To, Id Replace The Mainboard But I Think It Could Be A...
May 29th 07 02:32 PM
by HH Go to last post
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2188cl notebook memory by Dewayne Davis
I have a 2188CL Notebook. I am wondering if it is possible to use 200 pin 1Gig SoDimms. The specs say maximum memory 1Gig. But I have found that sometimes specs are wrong. Thanks.
July 5th 04 10:58 PM
by HH Go to last post
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24 pin ATX Power Supply with Compaq Motherboard by [email protected]
I have recently obtained a compaq deskpro 1.4 GHz (which I believe is an EXS) and I am trying to add a new video card which requires a more powerful power supply than the stock one. I purchased a new 500W PS, but quickly realized that compaq sucks and they use a proprietary power supply. I have...
December 19th 05 03:07 AM
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256 color 800 x 600 presario 5000? by Edward Casey
Hello: I have a presario 5000 (5bw160) and an mv740 monitor win 98 SE and all original compaq software wiped from the disk. I can get windows running fine but I can't more than 16 colors (early 90's vintage) video out of the system. I have tried downloading drivers from compaq but the...
February 26th 04 10:28 AM
by HH Go to last post
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2nd hard drive for HP Compaq d330 Slim Tower ? by Tim923
This Slim Tower doesn't seem to have much extra room. Could a 2nd hard drive fit in just temporarily for backup?
December 14th 04 04:38 PM
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3 Compaq Presario dead almost the same time by [email protected]
I works at computer repair shop. Recently within a week, I received 3 Presario 2200 laptops from differrent customers. They all have the same problem! Just dead. If you plug the power adaptor in and push the power button. The battery light will flash once (or sometime three). I've opened and...
June 24th 06 04:40 PM
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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
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3310 KVM help by [email protected]
I have a Compaq 3310 8 port KVM. It works fine. the question is this: Doe= s=20 the unit have the capability to do hot keys, to switch without hitting the= =20 buttons on the unit. I've contacted Compaq and Apex/Avocet, with no luck. many thanks in advance for the help. email me at...
August 24th 03 06:02 PM
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4 bugs in Compaq Presario X1007EA by Roger
I've got a Compaq Presario X1007EA and after reinstalling Windows XP HE everything works fine except 4 irritating bugs(?): 1/ When Windows starts, the Taskbar only shows wwhat it feels like showing. It happends (rarely!) that every program/service that starts with Windows shows an icon in the...
January 7th 04 02:33 PM
by Quaoar Go to last post
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4000S Halt on Error by ch
I have a 4000s I want to run without a keyboard or monitor. Things is, on every other computer i've seen, the bios had a setting for halt on error which if set to "none" would allow the machine to boot whether keyboard or monitor was present or not. Is it possible to get one of these to be setup in...
April 8th 04 11:12 AM
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4220t armada worth ? by [email protected]
Hi, I really don't know a whole lot about use prices for laptops, I have a chance to get a 4220t Armada with a be that holds the cd-rom and battery with JLB speakers, bateries are ion-lithium, screen is tft ad looks good, ram is maxed out at 96mb, floppy drive, a mini marble size tracking ball has...
May 2nd 04 11:29 AM
by Tom Scales Go to last post
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4550 hangs with win 98 se by Rick
Hi I restored a old Presario 4550 with Windows 98 SE. Now at a sporadic point it wants to freeze. However the mouse still works. It just wont go any were. Sometimes if you wait a bit it will return to normal. Other times you can c/a/d/ and restart. It will list various program not responding. Not...
April 4th 04 04:38 AM
by HH Go to last post
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48-Bit LBA Addressing by CHANGE USERNAME TO westes
Do any of the following Compaq systems support 48-bit LBA addressing for ATA133 hard drives? (48-bit LBA allows ATA drives over 137GB in size.) Proliant 1850R Proliant 6400R Professional Workstation SP750 Professional Workstation W8000 -- Will
October 13th 03 05:02 PM
by CHANGE USERNAME TO westes Go to last post
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5 1/4" floppy on 4122 by John B. Egger
I'm trying to install an old TEAC 5.25" drive in an almost-as-old Compaq 4122. Holding down F10 on bootup and choosing "Computer Setup", "Storage" shows that the disk is considered a 3 1/2" disk (Storage: A: 1.44-megabyte (3.5 inch)". Help (F1) says "By selecting the storage icon you can display or...
December 26th 07 11:26 PM
by John B. Egger Go to last post
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5 1/4" floppy on 4122 by John B. Egger
I'm trying to install an old TEAC 5.25" drive in an almost-as-old Compaq 4122. Holding down F10 on bootup and choosing "Computer Setup", "Storage" shows that the disk is considered a 3 1/2" disk (Storage: A: 1.44-megabyte (3.5 inch)". Help (F1) says "By selecting the storage icon you can...
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February 13th 08 11:03 PM
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5000 series by Ted
5wv254. What speed processor can I upgrade my 700 MHz Anthon with? Thanks in advance Ted
September 24th 04 03:36 AM
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5000 Series -- Can't Stay Connected to 'Net by David
I have a Presario that can't maintain an internet connection. I've contacted my ISP and they ran me through a number of tests, but the problem still exists. At one time I had a virus, so thinking that could have infected something I even reformatted the HD. Still no luck. I upgraded the driver...
June 25th 03 08:08 PM
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