Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv7-1285dx Notebook ?

Media Control Buttons

\015 My Media Control Buttons (volume, play, stop, mute, wireless) do not work properly.\015\012\015\012I hit the volume button and it will move once, but then go right back to where it was. After I have had my laptop in standby, upon turning it on again, the volume bar and volume go crazy up and down for a good five minutes.\015\012\015\012No physical damage, I went through HP online care and they had me reinstall 3 different things for it... \015\012\015\012Any suggestions before I end up dropping this thing off at Geek Squad??\015

Answers :

Go to hp.com and download the updated BIOS this fixed the problem on mine. make sure you select the one for your OS system and if u have windows vista, or 7 run it as administrator. hope it helps
\015\012http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?product=3860674&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&lang=en&cc=us&submit=Go%20
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