Having problems with your HP Pavilion zt1170 Notebook ?
HP ZT1170 fixed a boot problem.
\015 Don't know if this will help anyone out there. The laptop would boot at times but at most times would lock up or not come on at all. Something just told me that it had a memory card problem. Upon removing the memory card the system would boot but at a very poor level. It had a 128m card in it. I thought that the memory might be bad. However I noticed that it had some play in the socket. I inserted a small piece of card board inbetween the memory module and the cover. Boots every time now. Yes I did try cleaning bothe the contacts on the socket and module but this did not help.\015
It would help to know the kind of operting system you are using on your laptop. it will be very ok for you to upgrade your memory to a higher specks. i hope that solves your problem
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