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Dell Battery Slice LED codes

October 25, 2016, 3:46 pm

I just bought a used Dell Battery Slice (UJ499, KJ320, or TU211) for my Dell Precision M6800. When I attach it to the laptop the battery status led just flashes amber. When I plus a power supply in... Read more »

Error message.

August 15, 2016, 11:32 pm

I get the following messages on my Dell precison m6600 since upgrading to Windows 10. First this message pops up: Intel Rapid Storage Technology disk on port 3 - detected Then this message follow... Read more »

Lenovo Thinkpad P50's W10 video driver crashing in web browsers?

July 26, 2016, 6:43 am

Hello. Is anyone else getting video driver crashing in updated W10 on a Lenovo Thinkpad P50? I just got it last Tuesday. So far, I didn't get any get hard crashes. I just get a brief pause and t... Read more »

anyone got any ideas on getting NIC to work on Vaio VGN-AR170?

June 11, 2016, 4:00 pm

This seems to be a known problem with this laptop but I cant find the cure unless my NIC has simply died. I cant get it to see any networks at all in XP Media Center. Nor will it se e anything i... Read more »

ASUS N550JX - how to turn OFF keyboard backlight

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April 23, 2016, 6:23 pm

Is there a way to turn OFF keyboard backlight from BIOS ? Read more »

Toshiba Laptop Won't Boot with any New Battery

March 27, 2016, 12:59 am

I have a Toshiba laptop model S70-BBT2N23 which I purchased last April. The laptop works fine with no problems. I decided to buy an extra battery to use as a backup. When I installed the battery... Read more »

Webcam problem on HP probook 450-G2

January 19, 2016, 5:27 pm

Just commissioning a new HP Probook 450-G2 - all seems OK except that when testing the webcam's video on Skype, the image in Skype's mini-screen has some kind of interference pattern over it. Ca... Read more »

Security vulnerability in Toshiba Service Station

January 16, 2016, 3:15 am

I got a notification that Toshiba Service Station needs an update to patch a vulnerability. Of course, this notification came from the very Service S tation that has the vulnerability. So......c... Read more »

My work's Lenovo W530's internal drive doesn't burn discs fully.

January 5, 2016, 5:23 am

Hello. I have had this Lenovo W530, from work, since June 2015. I finally started using its internal Matshita DVD-RAM UJ8C0 (SB01) disc drive to burn to small old CDs (unused CD-Rs & CD-RWs) rec... Read more »

inspiron 1150 will just not boot mains or battery psu ok tried all the usua...

December 7, 2015, 4:23 pm

son was doing new install win xp pro. he had decided to have ac clean fresh start and then reload what ever programs he req,d after new install as he as backups on dics of what he uses. he as done th... Read more »

Carging a Power bank with Laprop USB?

November 30, 2015, 12:54 pm

Greetings to all the NG. It's my firs post here. I've got this two stuffs: 1) Lenovo laptop Z570. 2) and this power bank Read more »

cannot power "on" ASUS laptop after power outage

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October 15, 2015, 6:33 pm

System: ASUS N61JQ (laptop) Host OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS After a power outage yesterday, pressing the power button of ASUS laptop does nothing. The laptop was/is connected to an APC battery b... Read more »

ASUS Chromebook Flip C100PA-DB02 10.1 Inch Touch Chromebook ( Quad Core, 4G...

July 21, 2015, 11:56 am Read more »

Pointing Stick problem HP Elitebook 8460p

March 18, 2015, 5:46 pm

Hello all, Problem : my pointing stick in the middle of the device is not working. anybody know how to make it work ? it used to work but suddenly it stop working i tried many times to uninstal... Read more »

SeaMonkey update 2.33

March 14, 2015, 7:41 pm

Seems OK, go ahead if it is offered. Ken Read more »

Lenovo T-series comprable laptop...?

March 1, 2015, 6:03 am

I am considering buying a new laptop. Is there any other laptop companies that make one with a internal frame or are as durable...? I would buy a T-550, but I am looking 15.6 retina class touch sc... Read more »

Dell Notebook i7347-10051sLV 13-Inch Convertible Touchscreen Laptop (Core i...

January 18, 2015, 1:03 am Read more »

Replace Fan or Whole Heatsink on Laptop?

January 10, 2015, 11:30 pm

Hi, I have an HP 8710w. At the time when I bought it, it was a top-shelf laptop, and it's still holding up well. One thing that's happened though is that the cooling fan is getting noisy and I thin... Read more »

Should I completely discharge my laptop battery?

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December 30, 2014, 7:53 pm

I have a Satellite A660 laptop with a Lithium-Ion battery pack. I've read that you should completely discharge batteries every month so that the charger can recalibrate on what is 0% versus 100%. ... Read more »

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December 11, 2014, 1:59 pm

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Toshiba Satellite A45-S121 Service Manual

I've googled high-and-low, and even bought a CD off Ebay that contains tons of Toshiba laptop FRU and Service manuals. A service and/or FRU manual for the A45-S121 seems to be a very elusive beast. ... Read more »


Gateway W340UA/MX3412 drains battery in 2 weeks - when turned off

I have a Gateway laptop purchased last summer. There are two different model numbers on the back: W340UA seems to be the most important one, while MX3412 probably refers to a particular package sold... Read more »


Dell Inspiron 5100 won't power up

My son's laptop refuses to power up. Battery had been fine, Doesn't work with AC power , or with battery. A yellow light flashes several times then powers off. No beeps or fan noise. Have tried swapp... Read more »


Toshiba Satellite Check System

When I boot my A60 it says check system then press F1 I then press F1 and it says to enter my system time ex 1990/01/01 I then put in the correct time and it just sits there it doesn't do a damn thi... Read more »


Sony laptop question

I want to configure my laptop so that NIGGERS can't use it. I HAT NIGGERS. Read more »


Sony Vaio display problem

I have a Sony Vaio FX801 that has been working fine for the last year. Now it has a display problem. The display shows as vertical stripes. I can just about see the windows, background etc and can gu... Read more »


Toshiba Tecra Function Keys - Locked?

Hi all I have a Toshiba laptop on which the function keys F1 to F9 do not appear to operate. These control such things as screen contrast and brightness. Does anyone know of a key combination that w... Read more »


Foreign Laptops?

Hi All, I am looking to get a new laptop, and it seems like Japan has a lot of better laptop models that we have in the States (the most recent Panasonic Y2 looks pretty sweet). I have found a few p... Read more »


Advanced Search for exact laptop

For weeks I have been searching for a high end portable laptop. I knew the specification I wanted but it was so difficult finding it. One company has made the job a lot easier. ha... Read more »


Toshiba 4600 Wifi

I purchased an Intel 2915ABG mini PCI wifi adapter off eBay for my Toshiba Satellite Pro 4600 running Windows XP SP2. Downloaded the latest drivers from the Intel website (v10.x) and everything is ... Read more »


Dell D600 screen went green

I have a Dell D600 laptop that has been reliable for the year that I have owned it. Yesterday when I turned it on, before and during the splash screen, everything that should have been black was b... Read more »


Dell latitude d610, system recovery?

I have a ibm thinkpad that has a full system restore option, it's on the laptop itself, not added. I just recently bought a 6 month old dell latitude d610 which is used but in a1 shape.. I noticed i... Read more »


how fast is my laptop?

This is way too late since i've had my laptop for years, but i think i may have been ripped off... I have a laptop with an athlon 64 3500+, that's supposed to be 2.2 Ghz. When i right click on my c... Read more »


Transfer programs(like Microsoft Office,Games and more) from old computer t...

When you get a new computer, you may want to transfer those program and files on your old computer to your new one. But do you know what is an easy way? Sometimes, when we lost the installation disks... Read more »


Cost of Mass Storage

I have been researching the cost of mass storage in the hundreds of GB. And I have found this very interesting. 10? per GB - 1TB hard drive @ $100 10? per GB - 100 DVD+RW @ $45 5? per GB - 200 DVD+R... Read more »


Panasonic Toughbook Battery Charging Problem

I have a P4 CF-72 Panasonic Toughbook that won't charge a battery. I'm on my 2nd new battery and still have the same problem. The last battery was shipped charged, worked until it discharged, and... Read more »


Problems with Fujitsu Siemens Amilo Laptop

For the past couple of months I have been experiencing the following problem which is driving me crazy: After I log onto windows (XP Home Edition) the desktop appears (finally) but after about 15 sec... Read more »


Compaq Presario 1210 Hard Drive Replacement And Wireless Experience

I realize this Compaq Presario 1210 is an old laptop hardly worth messing with anymore. Sadly I paid $2000 for it back in 1997 and don't have the heart to dispose of it. The hard drive crapped out o... Read more »


Acer Travelmate 2492 - Wireless not working

Hi I have an Acer Travelmate 2492 laptop running Win XP and want to connect it to a wireless network. The wireless icon in the tool bar has a red cross and when I click it a window opens showing an e... Read more »


HP recovery disk

I recently bought my wife an HP laptop with Vista Home Premium on it. I tried to create a recovery disk, but it failed about 4 times on the verification phase of creating the disk. I then decided t... Read more »