Having problems with your HP Pavilion a705w PC Desktop ?
Replacing power supply for pavilion 3000 desktop. How hard is it to do?
No it is not hard. Open the side of the computer then unscrew the screw that is at the back of the CPU. Remove the wires that's connected to the CD rom, hard drive and mother board before removing the whole power supply. then you can replace in that same position as you see the previous power supply.
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I have an HP765 pavilion with a burnt out power supply. I have alot of information on the hard drive. What specific parts would I need to remove and what are my possible choices for data transfer besides to another tower? I may want to just use my laptop going forward. I also have a nice monitor that should still work.
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