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Blue screen when I close the top of my laptop or shut it off
This error relates to video drivers. to fix this. restart your computer and as soon as you see dell keep tapping the F8 key in the top row to get advanced boot options. and then select "Enable VGA Mode" and press enter 2 times. then the computer shou ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook
Acer laptop booting only if battery removed and on main power
Had the same exact problem, however, was only able to disable the ACPI in device manager while running without the battery plugged in. The system works well now. Thanks for the tip. ... Acer Aspire 1642WLMi Notebook
The laptop won't boot/turn on, no noise
Try this:Remove all connectors, media and devices (cables, USB devices, floppies, CDs etc)1. Press AND hold the power button for 10 seconds. Light should go out.2. Remove battery.3. Plug in PSU (the AC ... Toshiba Satellite A65-S1065 Notebook
I have never used a laptop computer only the desktop. I just pu
Your battery pack gets inserted on the underside of your laptop, it slides in and locks on.. Line up the track and simply plug it in.\015\012\015\012What wires are you referring to that came with the laptop?? what do they look like? ... Toshiba Satellite M35X-S149 Notebook
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Just u configure it from ur laptop company ... Toshiba Satellite 1805-S274 Notebook
Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
My laptop acer aspire5920 is not shutting down due to removal of my shutdown file from my laptop due to unknown reasons.
Hi dear,\015\012Create Icons for Shutdown and Reboot\015\012If you find it annoying to access the Start Menu for shutting down or rebooting the computer, create a shutdown and reboot icon for the desktop.\015\012Desktop Shutdown Icon ... Acer Aspire 5920 Notebook PC
Hp xg836 updated memory and system does not turn on, entered setup and shows the new 256 memory in bank one and two total 512.. system does not want to start. When i remove one bank and install the original 64 that the computer came with and it works... what am i doing wrong..
Probably wrong buss speed or memory configuration. may need to have HP specific RAM. the older machines can be rather picky about 'proprietary' Ram configuration. have an older Compaq laptop that accepts (it fits in the slot), from a Dell laptop, but ... PC Desktops
ERROR MESSAGE READS...
There seems to be some corruption on the hard drive. You need to boot up the laptop from the Windows installation cd. Once "Setup" has started, you need to look for the option "Recovery Console". Once loaded you may get asked which installation you w ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2722 Notebook
Help !!!!my laptop shuts down
We had some Acers do the exact same thing and we fixed them. I believe it shuts right off as a safety. Usually when the processor gets too hot it powers right off to save the laptop from burning up. First quick fix it to blow out the vents and especi ... HP Pavilion a305w (DM181AR) PC Desktop
Problem with my Computer
Is this a desktop or a laptop?\015\012\015\012In either case, it could be one of your fans is not functioning. There is a fan on top of the heatsink on the CPU. If it's not turning then the CPU will shut itself down before it's destroye ... Intel Pentium 4 3GHz 512/800 CPU processor - SL6WK
After my computer boots up it then keeps shutting off. It does this every now and again but now it's been doing this for three days straight. I can't get it to stay on and it's fully charged.
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GATEWAY LAPTOP, SHUT OFF W/NOT POWER ON, ONLY 2YRS
No No don't pay them $450, first of all there is no power supply inside a laptop like a desktop. The only power supply is the battery. So there is nothing Dell can do except charge you $600 to replace your motherboard which you will lose all your dat ... Gateway MX8711 Notebook
Computer crashes on startup, goes to system repair
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Sony PCG-F340 keeps shutting down
Old Sony laptops do this when the battery is dead, or the charging system is below required voltage. A battery with a dead cell (which this sounds like) can damage your external PSU and internal battery/power regulator circuit. Remove the battery (sh ... Fujitsu Siemens AMILO Pro V2000 Notebook
Lost files I was trying to back up files on my laptop. I moved all of the files from the C drive to the folder that I created on the desktop. I think that I moved ALL of the folders from the C drive to that folder on the desktop. So I shut the laptop to move it closer to my external drive. When I turned the laptop back on the first thing I notices was that when I login to my user name, it did not ask me for my password and went straight to the desktop. The folder that was on the desktop was no l
Have you tried to SEARCH for any file names that you put into that folder? If the search finds a file name that you placed into the folder, make a note of the location of that file, this should help you to locate the missing folder .... it's generall ... Sony PC Laptops
My asus notebook m6b00 keeps overheating and tunring off why?
Laptop overheating has become a more common problem in recent years\015\012as both the CPU chips and the video chips in laptop computers have\015\012become more densely packed with transistors, all of which generate\015\012heat. With both CPUs and gr ... ASUS m6n Notebook
No display sir i have hp pavilion dv 2000 laptop. when i swithced on the machine there is no display. but some LED is blinking except HDD LED. what is the main cause of this problem. how can repair this problem.please help me sir
Check your power cord/PSU and all connections between the laptop and the wall!This may also be a sleep/hibernate problem, from ACPI control. The "other" blinking LED makes me suspect that as the MOST likely cause!1 To test thi ... PC Laptops
Lost Files I was trying to back up files on my laptop. I moved all of the files from the C drive to the folder that I created on the desktop. I think that I moved ALL of the folders from the C drive to that folder on the desktop. So I shut the laptop to move it closer to my external drive. When I turned the laptop back on the first thing I notices was that when I login to my user name, it did not ask me for my password and went straight to the desktop. The folder that was on the desktop was no l
Click on the following link and download the TestDisk program. http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/Main_Page\015\012\015\012Then follow the instructions her ... PC Laptops
Acer aspire 5520 won't load up upon reboot
Looks like you've had a bad day with computers! Let's see if we can take some of this on today...\015\012\015\012On the first laptop (these ideas may work for both, but I'll address them the way I would my own, and we'll go from there), ... Acer Aspire 5520-5908 Notebook
Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself. It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating. Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook
Help with laptop
Hello Milligan, Your problem is the inverter board in the display. Thats the reason why its working with an external display. The external display input is from the video card not from your display. You can get an inverter board for arou ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook
Keyboard not work
Hello , \015\012\015\012As per what i understand from the issue you stated it has the possible solutions : \015\0121. perform a Power Drain Test to drain out the accumulated static charge from within the notebook (happens with every ... HP Compaq Presario 2200 Notebook
Systemax laptop not shutting completely down
Try this ; Buried deep inside Windows XP lurks a little-known program called\015\012shutdown that shuts down your system in a very fast � but orderly �\015\012way. Here's how to put an icon on your desktop that'll shut down ... Systemax AOL Optimized PC (100607) PC Desktop
ERROR MESSAGE READS...
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