Having problems with your Compaq Presario Notebook ?

At startup, the wireless internet access does not always turn on requiring that I shut down, remove the battery and discharge the computer by holding the on button down. Afte this I can restart.


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Try running the laptop without the battery and see if you have the same problem. If everything is fine, replace the battery.
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