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Trouble with HP Touchsmart

Q: Trouble with HP Touchsmart

Hello

My HP Touchsmart has never worked properly, Tons of problem, crashing error message etc etc. Computer was sent to HP for repair but it came back whit the same problem. I have spent hours with HP tech support running scan and making recovery with no succes. Recently I have replaced the hard drive on HP tech support recommendation. it worked for awhile but now it dosen't even boot! I don't want to call HP anymore and I wander if somebody can help me or if I should just give up.

Thanks

A: Trouble with HP Touchsmart

Call HP and ask to talk to a manager, then explain what's happened and the number of times you called and that you've had to send it back and demand that they replace the computer with a new one. All-in-Ones are similar to laptops, the repairs are expensive and parts are hard to get, it's best to get the manufacturer to repair or replace it especially under the warranty.

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Hello, I am Portuguese and I have a driver problem with my computer.
Computer Information (HP):

Model: Notebook PC HP TouchSmart tm2-2050e
Operating System: Windows 7 64bit (service pack 1)
Version bios: f.25
antivirus: avast free
Maintenance: ccleaner and Advanced SystemCare Pro
Update drivers: ma-config and SlimDrivers









The problem is as follows:

The hard drive was in trouble, so it was replaced.

Then I put the windows 7 again.

And there was no problem, until the driver (s) touch (touchsmart) does not work.







I've done:

I tested it with my finger and pen hit the computer screen.

I went to HP's download page all available drivers for my computer, did not work.

Update drivers with the program ma-config and SlimDrivers not resulted.









Link all the information from my computer:
Configura??o Resumo

Link information about my dxdiag (hosted on google docs / drive):
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B1iZ...it?usp=sharing


Sorry about the spelling mistakes.

And please, help me.

Thank you.

A:Notebook HP touchsmart tm2-2050ep error driver touchsmart

Hi there .... I understand your touch screen is not working .... Is the touch-pad working though ? Is there any errors in the Device manager ? .... Which Drivers did you download from the HP web site ? .... Did you download Drivers from any where else ? ... Also where you able to get Windows activated ?

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Hello I have a HP Pavilion TouchSmart Laptop.In the last week the touch screen has stopped working.I was just wondering if anyone was able to help me to get this running again as its really annoying without itThanks in advance

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My question: Is the TouchSmart tm2 compatible with WIN 10 and what must be accomplished to achieve a successful install? First, a slignt rant.I was successfuly running WIN 10 on my TouchSmart tm2 when I updated a video driver and afterwards could only get a blank screen. Yes, my bad! I paid HP $99 for incident support and their only suggestion was to do a full system recovery & reinstall WIN 7 Pro. Really? You made me pay for that?  Since I didn't have the OS disks (it was OEM) I had to pay HP $25 for the media and $15 FOR SECOND DAY DELIVERY ONLY TO HAVE THE MEDIA ARRIVE ON DAY 3.  I can't reach anyone at HP to refund the delivery failure. Now support is stating that my computer isn't compatible with WIN 10. If I was successfully running WIN 10, why is it now un compatable?  

A:touchsmart tm2 and win 10

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Hi, I have a touchsmart tm2, with windows 7 x64 and  i could use a external monitor, with no problems.when i upgrade to windows 10, the external monitor canīt be deteted.i upgrade the amd driver and the intel driver, but it donīt work.Can anyone give a help! Best regards 

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My hp touchsmart 300 1025 is shutting down unexpectadly. I have had it for a little over a year (out of warranty) and it just started to shut down after a few minutes of use. Not sure if it is an overheating problem or a power supply issue? Anybody with same problem? Suggestions welcome!
 

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I am having trouble with the touch screen aspect of my computer. It works to scroll pages, and click icons, but the multi touch to zoom has stopped working. I have already turned off the touch screen and turned back on, and also have reset my comupter back to default. Help please!
 

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Hello I have a HP Pavilion TouchSmart Laptop.In the last week the touch screen has stopped working.I was just wondering if anyone was able to help me to get this running again as its really annoying without itThanks in advance

A:touchsmart

Hello @S_tim, Welcome to the HP Forums, I hope you enjoy your experience! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums, I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I understand that you are having an issue with the Touch Screen, and wanted to assist you! To start, can you provide me with the Product Number and Operating System of the notebook?  You can use the links below to help you with that information:HP Customer Support - ProductsWhich Windows operating system am I running? In the meantime, try performing a System Restore to set the notebook back to its previous working state.  If you are still having trouble, then try reviewing the following document, and let me know how it goes: HP Notebook PCs - Touch Screen Issues (Windows 8) Please let me know if this information helps you resolve the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution", this will help others easily find the information they may be looking for.  Also, clicking the Thumbs up below is a great way to say thanks! Have a great day!

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Hello, i have a HP TouchSmart computer that i need to reformat badly. I am wondering if reformatting it with any regular vista CD key will lose such features as the touchscreen, wireless mouse & keyboard, built in webcam.

The Original owner of the computer claims it came with its own Vista CD key that he lost.

A:HP TouchSmart

Hi Jack0000


If the HP restore partition is in good condition (not damaged or malware-ridden), you can perform a re-write of the factory-original hard-disk-image by tapping the F11 as your HP is first powered on, then following the prompts as shown (step-by-step, with screenshots) in the following instructions at the HP support website --- http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...=3752240#N1066

Note that you'd first want to move any data that you wish to save off to removable or external media before you run a return to factory original.

Once the factory-original image is restored, you'll have to visit Windows Update to get the Security Updates since the TouchSmart was shipped. You'll want to update the Security software as well (if you need a free alternative, I think "avast! antivirus" is a good choice).

Once the PC is updated and fully protected against malware, you can then create a recovery disk set onto DVDs following the instructions from this HP support webpage --- http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...name=c00882383

Having made your own Recovery DVD set allows you the freedom of running the recovery onto a new, blank drive - should you need or wish to upgrade to a new hard drive in the future.

You can, of course, also order Recovery DVDs directly from HP for most models. The price is considerably less than purchasing a Windows license retail. Much less.

Best of luck
. . . Gary

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My HP Touchsmart 600 desktop computer has a roughly 5 inch square dead spot on the upper left hand corner of the screen.  Is this a problem that can be easily repaired?  If so, can this be repaired locally? Thank you... Bruce A. Henderson

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Buongiorno, volevo sapere se c'č una varsione aggiornato TouchSmart suite per windows 10.Dopo l'aggiornamento da Windows 7 a Windows 10 icona non funziona pių.Grazie aspetto

A:HP TouchSmart

  hi this is a English support forum not Italian

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Good morning, I wanted to know if there is a varsione updated TouchSmart suite for windows 10.After the upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10 icon no longer works.Thank look

A:HP TouchSmart

  HI there is no windows 10 driver for HP Touchsmart 600-1205it 

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I have been dealing with a broken home on my laptop for more than a year. I just searched these forums and found ~70 posts all with the same issue. This seems to be due to poor design that never should have made it past the quality assurance engineers, having a metal hinge screwed into non-reinforced plastic. I find it reprehensible that a premium laptop was made so poorly. I am told by local PC repair shops that it will cost me $400+ to get this fixed. That's 1/3 what I paid for the machine in the first place.I tried calling support and was directed to log onto the support site for assistance, from which I was directed to search the forums. I thought HP made better products than this, but hadn't wanted to put up the money to get one to find out. Then I bit the bullet and got rewarded with a busted hinge on a laptop that spends its days being used by my wife at home, bring opened and closed 2-3 times per day. And now it seems like I'm going to get the runaround to get this fixed, or just have to trash an otherwise great machine due to crappy hinges. I love this laptop as far as performance and hardware specs go but it is a pain to open and close to try and avoid breaking the other hinge and essentially removing the screen.Any guidance on what I can do to get an actual answer or a case submitted to get any useful help?

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moved house recently, hooked the computer back up in the new office and the wireless keyboard worked for about 2 minutes. I changed the batteries but to no avail. Went and bought brand new batteries and again no go but the wireless mouse is still working fine. I have tried the blue connect button on the back of the keyboard but still nothing. Any ideas or suggestions

A:HP touchsmart 520 keyboard

To help you troubleshoot the issue with wireless Keyboard, please find the link given below and follow the step-by-step instructions mentioned on it:http://support.hp.com/in-en/document/c00006821#AbT1 Hope this will help you.

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Have trouble for weeks.

Details:

? OS - Windows 7 Ultimate x64
? What was original installed OS on system? = Vista
? Is the OS an OEM version (came pre-installed on system) or full retail version (YOU purchased it from retailer)? HP oem
? Age of system (hardware) 2009
? Age of OS installation - have you re-installed the OS? december 2011

? CPU = Mobile DualCore Intel Core 2 Duo T9900, 3066 MHz (11.5 x 267)
? Video Card = NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GS (512 MB)
? MotherBoard = Asus IMIMV-CF (Maureen) (2 Mini-PCIE, 2 SO-DIMM, Audio, Video, Gigabit LAN, IEEE-1394)
? Power Supply - brand & wattage = unknown

? System Manufacturer = HP
? Exact model number (if laptop, check label on bottom) = TouchSmart IQ830NL

A:HP TouchSmart BSOD

Hi -

I received your PM re: no dump files.

When are the BSODs occurring? (immediately after boot-up or ... minutes, hours later?)

Please see - NO KERNEL MEMORY DUMP FILES BEING PRODUCED UPON BSOD?

Can you read info from the blue screen? I'm looking for the STOP error and a driver name.

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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In my quest to clean out a bunch of unused programs, I found that I have HP TouchSmart Recipe Box.

After researching about this, I decided it just might be something my wife could use; however, everything I have read about it says it is for HP TouchSmart computers.

My desk-top is HP but I don't think it is a TouchSmart.

My question is, must we have a TouchSmart computer to utilize the HP TouchSmart Recipe Box ?

Thanks.
 

A:HP TouchSmart Recipe Box ???

Try these Google searches:

HP Magic Canvas
HP TouchSmart Recipe Box

What exact model of HP do you have? I find it difficult to believe it isn't a touchsmart if it came with the software. It looks like the apps can be used with a keyboard in many cases, though. See review video in your other thread.
 

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Hello!  I have a TouchSmart 600--an all-in-one with several inputs except one for a second monitor. (On Windows 7). I purchased a VGA - HDMI (AV?) adapter hoping it might work.It did not.Asking for help, or a direction, please. I've searched through several different forum threads similar to mine, but the responses were several years old with no resolution besides perhaps I should have gotten a USB adapter. I've yet to find someone who successfully paired a second monitor. I did get to Display - clicked detect. Nothing was detected. Second monitor (19inch Acer) says no signal. Appreciative of any advice    

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I have an HP Envy20 AiO touchsmart pc and just installed win 10 and it has been working fine and I restarted it today and the power button lights and the fan goes but the screen remains black. I can use my mouse but not my keyboard and every few minutes it sleeps numerous times for seconds then comes back yet the screen stays dark.

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Is this pc compatible with win 10?Thansk  

A:HP TouchSmart 600 Windows 10

I have a HP TouchSmart 600 and based on my experience it's not compatible with Windows 10  not even with Windows 8.x and later.

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Hi all,

Does anyone here experience install Win XP Pro on HP touchsmart tx2(downgrade from Vista)? I need some advise. thank you.

A:Install XP on HP touchsmart tx2

I would advise you not to install XP on a touchsmart PC. The reasons are as follows.

1. Make sure all of the drivers are available on the HP Support website.
2. Since XP tablet edition is not available in retail, the touch screen won't work.
3. You will have ask HP to give you a OEM version of XP tablet edition (which I don't think they will provide).

If you just want to use it as a non-Touch screen PC. Go you may go ahead only after you have confirmed that the drivers are available.

Post back if you have any more questions.

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I have a currently crippled HP touchsmart 300-1003. I replaced a dead hard drive with a new 1TB HDD. I have available to me 2 sets of touchsmart recovery disks, and Windows 7 Bootable USB drive (made with win7 tool). The official recovery CDs do absolutely nothing but tell me MBR IS MISSING PRESS CTRL ALT DEL TO RESTART. The bios lists my new HDD (can tell because size is now 1000GB). I cannot choose USB drive as first boot in bios or boot order (this pc has two different menus for the same function, idky). Is there a bootdisk I can use to fixmbr? Please be so kind to provide a guide to getting a touch computer running from the begininng. All the advice online seems to be for computers that will go to a recovery screen already. If I could do that I wouldn't need the disks, lol. I would like to install the touchsmart software but will settle for any windows at this point. Thanks in advance to anyone that is able to walk me through the process.1 Hour Later: To use MSWIN7 USB Tool, I had to ENABLE BOOT DIAGNOSTIC from BIOS, power on, let the black screen read Configured 01 usb drive, ctrlaltdel, f10 to bios again, disable boot diagnostic screen, save and continue f5, then hit ESC for tiny boot menu at the HP LOGO, pick USB 2.0 as first boot. The tool started windows as Repair (which I followed MSguide for bootsec and /fixmbr, no clue if that fixed mbr tho) and Install Windows 7. I picked install. More updates to come.

A:HP Touchsmart 300-1003

hi i would download a hdd utility from the maker of the harddrive ,burn it to cd ,usually instruction on ther sitr on how to do this ,to setup harddrive for first time use,it may just need to be formatted to create that mbr that seems to be missing .
burn it to cd ,usually instruction on ther sitr on how to do this ,,
a list of links to most makers can be found on bleepingcomputers i thought but i couldn't fine i ,i will post this site with links to most makers .good luck
http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=287

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I am attempting to repair an HP Touchsmart 300-100.....system fires up....no screen but fans are going like crazy....replaced CPU.....no difference !.....HDD light doesnt light up but you can feel the HDD running if you touch it !.....Motherboard failure ?
 

A:HP Touchsmart 300-1000

Is it actually a 300-1015uk(VG254AA) or a 300-1025uk(VG255AA) HP TouchSmart model?

Screen Is Blank After Starting Computer

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Hi

I have just bought one of these damaged. The screen is smashed, there is no HDD, RAM, Battery and Power Supply. It also has bad damage to one corner (been dropped from a huge height by the looks) thus damaging lid, palm rest and base. I know RAM and P/S are not a great cost issue but I'm not sure if it is worth buying a new screen and hdd for it. I paid ?42.00 for laptop as it was part of a job lot, and I see they retail at around ?500-?600. Should I fix it up to sell or keep, or just sell it as it is to see if I can make a slight profit?

A:Hp touchsmart tm2-1010ea

Forgot, obviously, not been able to check MOBO on it either yet, no spares to check it.

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ok guys i really need some help/guidance here.  There is so much infomation here that im sincerely overwhelmed... I will give you as much information as I have and hope SOMEONE can help! First, I hope i selected the correct board to write this in. As stated, I have a pavilion touchsmart23 all in one pc. I am NOT at ALL computer saavy so work with me here. I dont know if its 32 bit or not nor do I know if it is imperative to my issue. Here is my problem. My computer works fine 70% of the time. Suddenly the screen will go black and give me a disk boot error message. I cant remember word for word but this is what it saYS: "no boot disk has been detected or boot disk has failed". When this happenes, I have to disconnect the computer from the wall and reconnect and start over. This always fixes it so it leads me to believe it is some sort of glitch. I called HP and they told me to run a system quick and extensive check on the hard drive which i have done. Both passed and no errors reported. Another thing that will happen is that the screen will go dark, (typically after idling and when i return and move the mouse or type on keyboard, the screen never lights up again as its supposed to when it is no longer idling. It stays VERY dark and I can barely makeout the screen.  I am not sure why this is happening nor do I know what steps to take from here. I am hoping someone can suggest the next step for me or refer me to a thread that already covers thi... Read more

A:hp pavilion touchsmart 23 all in one

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Can I install XP on this workstation? It's now runnig on Vista.
I think that will get a problem with the drivers.....

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My hard drive is going bad (does not recognize hard drive on startup, did have a periodic clicking noise recently but that has gone away). 1.  Is there a way to confirm if its the hard drive or controller2.  Will the recovery USB load the OS?  If so which one.  I upgraded to Windows 10. Thanks for your help.

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I have an hp touchsmart iq 506 and I wanna do a dual boot by adding xp to it. but I need some explanation please if you can help me

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I upgraded from windows8 to windows10 and now all of my touchsmart software for tm2-2150 is gone.  Where do I go to download? 

A:hp touchsmart software is gone for my tm2-215

Hi, Only available for Windows 7. Please check to see they work or not:     http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-TouchSmart-tm2-Notebook-PC-series/4247583/model/4... Regards.

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New Computer, that I need to send in, but for piece of mind, I would like to know what's going on. They will repair back to original state, but I will have to reload all programs. Want to make sure that it is not a conflict. Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate.
Thanks in advance for all the help.

A:BSOD - HP TouchSmart 600

SNAFU, welcome to the forum. That is quite few dumps! I looked at your four most recent dumps. All have the same error code and are nearly identical.

I recommend that you uninstall Zone Alarm using this uninstall tool: http://download.zonealarm.com/bin/fr...cpes_clean.exe. ZA is a documented and well known cause of BSOD's on some Win 7 systems. Make sure Windows Firewall is turned on.






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Error code 7F, UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP.







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Usual causes: Memory corruption, Hardware (memory in particular), Installing a faulty or mismatched hardware (especially memory) or a failure after installing it, 3rd party firewall, Device drivers, SCSI/network/BIOS updates needed, Improperly seated cards, Incompatible storage devices, Overclocking, Virus scanner, Backup tool, Bad motherboard, Missing Service Pack



Code:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02c1c000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02e59e50
Debug session time: Thu Nov 4 16:19:58.484 2010 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 0 days 21:58:02.827
Loading Kernel Symbols
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Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
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I am new to the forum but a long time computer tech. I have been to the forum on various occasions for help on fixing different issues. I have to say this is a great community that helps alot of people including myself. I've ran into an issue that I believe is needing some of you guys expertise.
What I have is a touchsmart laptop from HP that the keyboard and the touchpad mouse quit working. I have searched all over the internet looking for answers and came across a few telling me to pull the battery and AC adapter to reset the computer. I've had no luck on this being a solution. I have read that booting the computer with the touchscreen facing out is what causes this issue.

So I've tried pulling the power and the battery then holding the power button in to drain any residual energy left on the CPU. And upon booting the computer keyboard will respond but only for the menu that states for starting Windows normally or in Safe mode. After letting the computer boot completely the keyboard and touchpad quits working altogether. This is booting it up in safe mode or in normal mode. The laptop is running Windows 7 Home Premium and I believe that this is my only issue. Any help or ideas on what else to troubleshoot will be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
 

A:HP Touchsmart tx2-1377nr

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Hi all,

I have been getting BSOD sporadically on
HP touchsmart 600 all in one pc Home premium Windows 7 64bit.

I updated the driver but nothing happened. also uninstall all unnecessary programs but nothing yet.


Last dump info:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1000007e
BCP1: FFFFFFFFC0000005
BCP2: FFFFF80003090611
BCP3: FFFFF880009A9998
BCP4: FFFFF880009A91F0
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\041715-20982-01.dmp
C:\Users\Admin\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-361111-0.sysdata.xml

Read our privacy statement online:
Windows 7 Privacy Statement - Microsoft Windows

If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt


Your help is well appreciated.

Thanks

A:HP touchsmart 600 with BSOD

I wanted to add that, this might be happening when updates are getting installed or something like that.

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I've got a TouchSmart 610-1280qd desktop. It was working fine until 1 week ago when my home had a power outage. Now, it won't even boot up. No power, nothing. Even the power brick light is out. I bought a replacement power brick and when I plug it in, the green led light on the new brick(the old is blue) immediately goes out and there's still no power. The power button effects no response, nor does any button on the keyboard have any effect. There's just no power to the entire computer. I've tried plugging both the old and new power bricks in and initially, the blue and green lights on each respectively go on, until I plug them into the desktop.  Then the lights go out and still no power and no response by pressing the power button or any button on the keyboard. I've also tried plugging in the old and new power bricks without the surge protector. The power bricks lights go on, but as soon as I plug them in, still no power. I've tried different outlets around my house and the power bricks lights go on, but as soon as I plug them into the desktop, no power. I've tried plugging he power bricks into the desktop first, then the outlets, and no power at all either in the desktop. There is no response at any stage where i've pressed the keyboards buttons. The desktop just doesn't have any power at all.   Anyone have a problem with this? I really hope it isn't what I think it is and the motherboard is out.      &nb... Read more

A:Touchsmart 610 no power

Hi there @MrJimCee1, Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. I understand that your computer is not starting properly and does not appear to be getting power. I am happy to help with this.  I recommend that you look at this document: HP PCs - Computer Does Not Start (Windows 7). For your purposes you are probably going to have to do Step 1 and then in Step 2, the first section "The computer does not turn on".  If after finishing Step 2 there is a change, and the computer is getting power let me know if there is still an issue I can help  you with, if it still does not receive power, then you should contact phone support. Please use the following http://www.hp.com/contacthp and create a case for your issue and contact HP. If you live outside the US/Canada, please click the link below to get the contact information for your region. http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html Let me know how that works for you, and if it does resolve your issue, please mark this post as a solution. Kudos would also be appreciated.  

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Hi, The LCD on my Touchsmart 11 has failed. It was flickering vertical lines for a while and has now died completely. The HDMI output still works. The laptop is out of warranty. How can I send this back to HP for repair and any idea of cost? Thanks, David

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Upgraded to windows 10 and now unable to use convenient features I've had for years.  My touchpad is disabled, so can't just tap the pad to select what I want; my DigitalPersona fingerprint is disabled and in trying to enable it again, it appears to want to trick me to permanently delete my saved fingerprint.  How can I get these features back.  Thanks.

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Hi, I just recently got an Envy All-in-One Touchsmart; it is a super machine and so far, so good. The 10-point touch is really cool, but there are many instances when I would like to be able to use a pen in order to be more precise in my pointing or to "mark up" a document.  I know Microsoft Office has the "inking" feature because I use it on my Laptop with a "pen" while I am traveling and have found it invaluable -- and, by the way this laptop is both touch and pen enabled. I tried to enable "pen" by going to the Control Panel feature that is says says Pen and Touch, but when you do so, it is only for Touch.  How can I make it so that it both touch and pen enabled?  If that is all possible, what type of "pen" do I need? Thank you very much











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A:Enabling Pen on TouchSmart

Hi AIResnick, A stylus used on a capacitive touch screen basically just takes the place of your finger, so enabling touch on the computer will enable pen input as well. But it can't just be any pen or stylus, the material at the tip has to be something that will register as touch on the screen, and not scratch it. I read your other post and I understand you're looking for a finer-tipped stylus, rather than the ubiquitous blunt-ended, eraser-type stylus pens. That limits your options quite a bit, because I believe the larger surface area is part of what makes those pens work on capacitive screens. (Other types of touch screens can use other styles of stylus, including pointy-tipped ones in some cases.) I've heard good things about the Jot Pro from Adonit. I haven't tried it, so I can't speak from experience. The design seems clever--it looks like they attached a clear, flat disc to the tip of a metal pen, so you can see precisely where you're writing with the point of the pen, but the clear disc provides enough surface area for the touch to register, and prevents damage to your screen from the sharp pen point. I hope that helps.

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I have turned on the pc and found out that there is "cpu fan not detected" f1 - boot.I was advised bybthe owner to use vaccuum cleaner to clean the fan at the bottom. It works pne time but after a while comes the same problem again. How can i solve it without opening the product?

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I have a HP TouchSmart Computer. Since downloading updates from HP and Microsoft - my computer does not want to work - My Computer uses Vista.

It starts off fine, however as soon as I open a programme, task manager, anything - it stops says its 'not responding'. The only way out is to hold the power button in for approx. 5 secs.

I am not to up on computers, I have tried lots of things, i have had a couple of codes 0x490 and 0xc000000f - but I am not lost - I am using my old computer to put this message on here - whilst my HP TouchSmart sulks.

Any Help Please ~ Thank You in advance ~ Gail
 

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So I have a question...I am wanting to upgrade my 4GB of RAM to 8GB of RAM. I know type I need but I don't know if I need to buy another 4GB Module or if I need to buy the 8GB kit...Do the RAM Module need to be the same brand or can they be different brands and work.
 

A:Hp TouchSmart 320 Ram Upgrade

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I recently baught a hp touchsmart 320-1010a running windows 7 home premium and then installed a new version of windows (windows 7 ultimate) and now the touch screen doesnt work and i have non of the hp touchsmart applications like, hp magic canvas and others. i installed all the drivers from the hp webbsite and it still doesnt work
can somebody please help??? im dying here !

A:My HP Touchsmart is broken please help!!! )';

Download Drivers from the HP Site, Download originals. Make sure you are downloading 64 Bit if you have a 64 Bit OS or x86 for 32 bit Windows.

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I bought a8GB [2x4GB] DDR3-1333 RAM Memory Upgrade Kit forto upgrade my HP Touchsmart 600-1050 All in one. However, it hadn't worked and showed only black screen after installed.The discription is4GB DDR3-1333 PC3-10600 Non-ECC Unbuffered 204 Pin 1.5V CL=9 Memory After then, I bought a different one of8GB Kit (4GBx2) DDR3 1600 MT/s (PC3 - 12800) CL11 SODIMM Notebook Memory Modules CT2KIT51264BF160B / CT2CP51264BF160B at amaozn.com It has the same problem.Are those not compitable with my computer? If so, please let me know a compitable memory set for upgrade.   

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Good Evening, I have a HP Touchsmart TM2-I can supply the specs if you need them- and it has just started to crash at almost every click/action which I take. THis has only happened within the last couple of days and it has been instant, rather than over time. I did a System Restore but this didn't solve the issue. It may ahve been because I had to stop a disk check last week because my laptop battery died but I'm not sure if that would have such a big effect on the laptops performance.

Any help is greatly appreciated!

Thanks a lot
Dan

A:Hp Touchsmart TM2 crashing

That would have a huge effect not finishing a disk check. If you can boot in, Make sure you have your power adapter attached, Go to Start/Search and type CMD Right click the CMD.exe icon in the Search Results and Run As Administrator. In the Command Prompt type chkdsk /R and press enter. Now type a Y and reboot the computer. The Check Disk Utility will try and fix any problems.

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Hi
My mother bought one of these and the keyboard broke. So I'm using the touch pad.
Problem is the more peculiar buttons like Prnt Screen and Delete went missing.
They went missing for some unknown reason as I was typing.

Does anyone have any experience with this trainwreck of a computer?
 

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Hello I have a touchsmart 300 and it has no sound from the speakers or headphone jack. I have tried the troubleshoot thing and it dont recognize anything wrong with them. please help. ive tried updating the driver and it says it is updated. so lost. thanks.
 

A:Touchsmart 300 no sound

Did your pc have working sound when new?
Check the volume level, it's easy to turn it right down or mute it.
Check if the speakers are selected by going to the speaker icon in tray near the current time.
Right click on speaker icon, choose 'playback devices'.
A new box appears, with a speaker and it should have a green tick over it.
Right click on the icon and choose the option 'test', you should hear audio tones.
If you don't have a green tick, right click on icon and choose 'enable'.
 

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I have turned on the pc and found out that there is "cpu fan not detected" f1 - boot.I was advised bybthe owner to use vaccuum cleaner to clean the fan at the bottom. It works pne time but after a while comes the same problem again. How can i solve it without opening the product?

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Windows media center live tv works. Touchsmart live tv product of Cyberlink, comes up with a blank black screen. Seems there should be some way to e.g. sync these two programs to Touchsmart works. Any ideas are appreciated.

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Hello, Our TouchSmart PC will no longer turn on. It was working yesterday but today will not turn on. The LED on the back of the computer where the power supply meets the PC is off. When you press the power button the LED light flickers green one time but remains off. The computer does not power up at all. I have tested the power supply with a laptop and it is working. I have also tried another identical powersupply on the PC but the same thing occurs. Thanks  

A:HP TouchSmart 520 All-In-One Won't Turn On

Hello @cb086, I have reviewed your post and as the adapter works on another device I believe you problem is on the motherboard. The issue appears to be a physical issue. Please call our technical support at 800-474-6836. If you live outside the US/Canada Region, please click the link below to get the support number for your region. http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html.I would like to thank you for posting on the HP Forums. Have a great day!

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Hello, so I have a hp touchsmart 600-1350a although theres no av cable or hdmi port i checked on the web and it said thathp touchsmart has a hdmi port, also I dont have any ambient light too?

A:PS4 to a HP Touchsmart 600 - 1350a

Hi @markdag, Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts and other support personnel.I understand that you are looking for information on connecting your Touchsmart  All-in-One to a PS4. I am happy to give you a hand with this. The available connections on Touchsmart and All-in-Ones in general vary from model to model. Some have an HDMI port that can be used as an input, and others do not. Looking at the specifications of the model you gave: HP TouchSmart 600-1350a Desktop PC Product Specifications, it shows in one diagram that it could potentially have video inputs, but it is an option. If your system does not have those, then you would not be able to use the display on the All-in-One with your PS4.   I hope that helps clarify, and if it does resolve your issue, please mark this post as a solution. Kudos would also be appreciated.   

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Machine is overheating. Dismantled and lots of dust etc cleaned out but small fan is not working and need a replacement.   Bar code number of existing fan is 1323 00230H2 oA F000 099L     06LH

A:where can I get the smaller fan for an HP Touchsmart 300 PC ...

Hi there @Superuserhp, Welcome back to the HP Support Forums! I understand that you are looking for a replacement fan for your computer.  I am happy to help with this. I would recommend that you check out the HP Parts Store. Be sure that your country is selected and then put in the product information. If the part is not currently in stock, there will likely be authorized sellers listed for the part as well. Please let me know whether that works for you, and if it does resolve your issue, please mark this post as a solution. Kudos would also be appreciated.  

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Hi, I need to purchase a new motherboard for my TouchSmart 610.  I've opened up the computer and found that the motherboard installed in the computer is model number DA0ZN8MB6I0 (Part number 648511-001).  While trying to find a place to purchase this mother board, I see that is motherboard is fairly expensive.  While searhing I also found another motherboard, model number DA0ZN9MB6H0 (Part number 648512-001), which is also used in the TouchSmart 610.  Visually this motherboard looks the same at the orignal motherboard and is significanly cheaper.  The part numbers differ by only one digit (before the revisoin number, 001), which makes me think that the two motherboards are very similar. Does anyone know if these two motehrboard are compatiable/interchangeable?  Where can I get information on the difference between these two motherboards? My motherboard has a built in video cards, does anyone know if the second motehrboard does as well?  or will I need to purchase a seperate video card if I were to purchase that motherbaord? Thanks for the help.

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Hello everybody. I would like my Hp touchsmart 300 desktop to be upgraded. i only have 2.7GHz as my processor. I would like it to have atleast 3.7 GHz. Do this pc have graphics card? I would like to buy one to place or replace if there is a graphics card. I will also make this pc 8 gb ram. Any  suggestions what parts i will buy 

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I am experiencing with a laptop of series hp touchsmart tx2 !

The problem is that the whole view that i get on the screen is not getting loaded only half the screen is shown . I dont know what might be the error behind this ? And in case u think this might be due to i dropped my laptop or something it is definitely not . I have not dropped my laptop .

Can some please suggest to me what might be the problem ?
 

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My HP touchsmart 520 pc is not booting up and I am looking for support.  Using a multi tester to test the power adapter the adapter reads 17.30v however when i plug the adapter to the computer the light above the power outlet flashes for a split second and disappears. When I unplug the adapter from the back of the computer and checks voltage it reads 0 v (zero volts) . I have to plug it out of the main source and back in so it reads 17.30v again. Once plugged into the computer it immediately drops to zero. I need help to know the source of my problem if it is the adapter or the computer.

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I'm wanting to add a second screen to my Touchsmart 520 for work but i'm not sure if i can do this or how to do this.. please help.

A:Can i add a second screen to my HP Touchsmart 520

Depending on what the device is expected to do, something along this line might be what you desire.http://www.amazon.com/Plugable-Graphics-Multiple-Monitors-1920x1080/dp/B004AIJE9G/ref=sr_1_12?s=elec...

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I was unplugging my power cords and I happened to turn off the power to my HP Touchsmart. Later on when I turned it back on, my HP Touchsmart won't switch on. The lights on the big batter adapter thing is on. The light at the back of the computer indicating that power is reaching the computer is on. However, I just can't turn it on at all. The power button does not light up.I've tried the solutions posted on other threads but nothing has worked. I had just been using my computer the previous day. I suspect that me turning off the main power might have done something.Look forward to getting some solutions.

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My HP TouchSmart 610 All-in-one had a component failure and had to have a reinstall.How do I reinstall the TouchSmart software for webcam, video, photos, etc?

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HP Envy Touchsmart M6 Sleekbook turned off suddenly and won't boot now.   Power and WiFi light for a few seconds and then nothing, will not actually power on.  Following some related posts I openned it, unplugged battery, plugged in wall and tried to power on. The same lights come on, the power button and wi if for a couple of seconds and nothing. This time though the fan did come on, or at least it sounds like a fan, it's a whisper fan so it was always unnoticeable.Is is there something else I can try? Desperate....  

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our HP TouchSmart 23 All-in-one was working fine until this morning. Now the screen appears to be in a constant refresh mode. It is not usable. I can see parts of the windows display but that flicker off but mostly just colors and patterns.  I don't even know where to start troubeshooting this. HP says it is not under warranty. If I try to boot from another device (CD or thumd drive) I get the same thing. I unplugged the keyboard and even the screen that show the keyboard error was flashing and scrolling to the point of almost being unreadable.  Thanks in advance! 

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Hi, I'm having troubles turning my laptop on. I have a Hp Envy 15 Touchsmart. I've tried doing a reboot by taking the battery out and holding power for a minute and trying to reboot it but nothing happened. It was plugged in and fully charged when it turned off. The charging light is still on when it is plugged into the wall.A few weeks ago it randomly restarted and shut off when I was watching a movie on it but it rebooted no problem.My phone fell out of my hand 3 nights ago and landed just left of the track pad when it shut off and won't turn back on.

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How can update supports((( UEFI)))my sYstem windows 10 HP TouchSmart 600-1160me Desktop PCModel number#: 600-1160meproduct number#: WC763AA-A2N BUILDRD  AMIMEV6PRA2

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I have a problem with my HP TouchSmart 520 webcamRunning on Windows 10 (64-bit) OS The webcam works fine on skype. However I am not able to open the webcam manually as the webcam icon seems to be missing from the DeskTopGoing into the HewlettPackard\media\Webcam folder I found the webcam application file.However clicking it doesnt seem to work either.Have tried Uninstalling the Software and reinstall but then a message says publisher "HP" has been blocked from running applications. Using the recovery manager to exclude the files wont work either

A:Problem with HP TouchSmart 520 Webcam

Hi @Capt_Azam,I hope you enjoy your visit to the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with webcam. I will be glad to help you. Please refer to this Microsoft post To unblock a software publisher. If it is working in Skype the drivers are correct. Please keep me informed of how things went.If you require further assistance, let me know and I will gladly do all I can to help you.Please let me know if this resolves the issue by marking this post as "Accept as Solution".To simply say thanks, click the Thumbs up below!  Thanks.

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our HP TouchSmart 23 All-in-one was working fine until this morning. Now the screen appears to be in a constant refresh mode. It is not usable. I can see parts of the windows display but that flicker off but mostly just colors and patterns.  I don't even know where to start troubeshooting this. HP says it is not under warranty. If I try to boot from another device (CD or thumd drive) I get the same thing. I unplugged the keyboard and even the screen that show the keyboard error was flashing and scrolling to the point of almost being unreadable.  Thanks in advance! 

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HELP my Hp's fan is always running and i don't know if that is normal or the fan is broken. the computer has started to lag when I am trying to play League of Legends. Is this just becuase the computer can't handle the game or is it becuase of the fan. If it is the fan could you give me and estimate of the cost Thanks

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Hi Recently had comupter wiped due to disk error.  Now powers up but goes no further.  Cannot get into BIOS or get any further. Just blank screen and fan/light is on Tried booting from USB and DVD to reinstall windows but no joy. All I really want to do is get running again with any O/S.  I have most of my data secured and expect to lose the rest

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I upgraded my TM2T to Windows 10 and I love it. About a month or 2 ago I had to reset my PC and Windows 10 deleted my touchsmart software (Which was working fine before the reset) I have been looking high and low for the place to download. I looked up my computer on the support site and it isn't listed under my laptop just bump top. Any help is appreciatedThanks much!

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When I push power button power led goes on, nothing happens on screen, stays blank. DVD is seems to be working, when I push eject button, could hear whirring sound and tried with disc, it goes in and out and spinning up. Fan is starting to spin up for a second or less then stops. No sign of HDD spinning up. Tried USB ports with a mouse, when I plug in it lights up for a sec then goes off. All ports are doing the same including side and back ones. Removed the back panel and deattach and reattached memory modules. Tried to move the connectors little bit, but no success.Seems to be a HW failure but not sure. Any idea?

A:Touchsmart 610-1280qd not starting up

Did you get any answers on this? I seem to be having the exact same problem.

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I own an HP Envy TouchSmart 15 Notebook PC product number: E0K05UA#ABA and Model: 15-j053cl
 
I had a couple plastic screw inserts that hold the right side hinge to the top cover of the laptop break due to very high strength of the hinges which caused the top cover of the laptop to pry apart from the base enclosure when opened (a problem many owners of this laptop model have had). Since I was out of warranty I ordered a replacement on Ebay using the correct part number 720570-001 and disassembled my laptop to make the repairs and loosen the hinges while I was at it. I swapped out all parts being careful to note where and how plugs and ribbons were connected so I could put it back together correctly. Now after having it reassembled it will not turn on.
 
I get a white LED light to turn on when I plug in the power cord AC adapter (should be amber/orange in color to signify it is charging the battery) but no other sounds lights or signs of life. I have attempted to remove the battery and power cord, pressed the power button for 8-30 seconds to drain power and do a reset and then try to power up with plugging in the power cord but it won’t turn on. I also tried to power up by removing one part at a time including the hard drive, two RAM sticks, and wireless card but still not able to turn on. Do you have any ideas for what may be wrong or steps I can take to troubleshoot? Is this possible a mother board issue? Everything was working fine before embarking on this r... Read more

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I have 5 PCs. Wired & wireless. All on same Workgroup. Have 2 HP Touchsmart ALL-In-One units an Acer AX1470, an Acer R13, & a Lenovo Yoga. All running Windows 10 Build 1511. I am able to PING all machines from each other. The AX1470 sees all PCs under Network. The other 4 units cannot see either Touchsmart. I tried to explain the relationship in the attached file. I use the Windows Firewall and it makes no difference if the Firewall is ON or OFF. Right now the AX1470 is my main machine and all files are on it. I periodically copy files to the 4 other PCs just to have a copy and when I am working on one of the 4 I need to access the files on the AX1470. I am using it like a file server and working PC.

Any Ideas how to make the Touchsmart units visable?
 

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Hi there... I have been having this issue for quite some time now, where my Touchsmart just turns off at random times.  I have tried to find some advice online for ideas to resolve it - have bought a new power supply yesterday, which didn't solve the issue.  The next step in my view would be to take it apart and replace the fan(s) in case it's overheating.  On first boot, the computer will stay on for about 30 mins, then shut off.  On trying to boot back up, sometimes it won't even get to Windows screen before shutting off - hence my feeling it's an overheating problem.  Would someone have a service manual on this model?  And would anyone know how many fan's there are in this model? Thanks!Cam

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I have an AMD Radeon HD 7650A Graphics card and seem to have a driver issue with windows 10.  I keep getting the following error message:  No AMD Graphics driver is installed, or the AMD driver is not functioning properly.  Please install the AMD driver appropriate for your AMD hardware. I have installed a new driver (from the AMD website) - still had the same problem.I next performed a complete clean installation (uninstalled everything then reinstalled it)  - still had the same problem.I have even tried a system reset - but it won't let me do that either. A friend told me that only the drivers from the HP website would work - i have looked for them but you don't seem to have the drivers for windows 10.  I upgraded to windows 10 when the OS first came out and it worked fine up until this graphics card issue started about a month ago. How do i solve this problem (please explain as if you were dealing with a small child - eg. in very simple, easy to follow steps)?

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I'm searching to upgrade memory. It states on HP Dual channel memory architectureTwo DDR3 SO-DIMMs (200-pin) socketsPC3-8500 (DDR3-1066)PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333)                I have searched online 2x 4gb ram in this spec. I ran the sanner on the crucial website which came up with Crucial 4GB DDR3L-1600 SODIMM CT3303755  Brand: CrucialForm Factor: SODIMMTotal Capacity: 4GBWarranty: Limited LifetimeSpecs: DDR3L PC3L-12800 ? CL=11 ? Unbuffered ? NON-ECC ? DDR3L-1600 ? 1.35V ?Series: Crucialview all product detailsupgrade for HP - Compaq TouchSmart 520-1070uk system.         Is this compatible? As I heard this was in fact 204 pin?  

A:HP TouchSmart 520-1070 Desktop ram

Interesting.  I had heard about the 200 pin variants of memory modules present on some DDR2 and DDR3 modules but have not encountered them. There have indeed been errors in publishing specifications on the HP support website. I have never heard of Crucial making such an error. If Crucial states their module for the PC is guaranteed compatible, you should be able to take it as a fact, since their reputation as a maker of memory modules is on the line. UPdate: It is definitely an HP mistake. I just read on the support document that the memory for your motherboard has 240 pins and I know that is definitely inaccurate. See the following document on the memory upgrade sectionb.http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04351363

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Same problem as some of the others with touch screen not responding.  It works part of the time and then stops. BUT this is the weird part...  if I press control/alt/delete and select Task Manager then select "X" to close the box (without doing anything), the touch screen will work again.  It used to work for a day or two at a time.  Now I have to do the Task Manager thing about every 10-15 minutes.  It's driving me nuts!!  At most I have my email and maybe 2-3 browser tabs open.  I am in no way a techie person.  If someone could help me using plain English that would be wonderful. Or tell me this thing is dying and I need a new one.  Help, please!! Product E1P04AVModel 15t-i100

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Product: HP Pavilion Touchsmart 15-n090saI received a HP Touchsmart as a christmas present. I set this up on Xmas day and used it for the second time yesterday, on opening the lid (pulling up on the lid in the middle) I heard a cracking noise. Once I had the lid fully open I was presented with a number of large cracks starting at the top of the screen going down the middle towards the bottom of the screen. Now as you can imagine I was rather shocked as I have mentioned this is only the second time I have used the laptop.I could understand if I had dropped the laptop etc, but I haven't. There is no damage to the laptop outer casing (top, bottom etc it still has all the cellophane around the laptop that it is covered in during transit).. My only thought was there must have been some sort of manufacturing defect in the screen or maybe a small hair line crack before I started to use the laptop.So I first of all I approached the vendor where I purchased the device from, they advised me to contact the manufacture (HP).. I spoke to an HP Technical Support agent, described what had happened with the laptop advising that it had only been purchased on the 14/12/2013. The agent proceeded to advise me that the manufactures warranty doesn't cover accidental damage, ok fair enough I thought I haven't accidentally damaged it (unless opening the lid of the laptop could be classed within this category). I advised that I haven't damaged the laptop, there's no mark on it (to be fair if I had da... Read more

A:Hp Touchsmart 15 - Damaged Screen

Same story happened to me. We took it back to Best Buy and because they thought I caused the damage, didn't help us. (This being only two weeks after purchasing.) Just got off the phone with HP and of course they cannot stand behind their products. So now I have a very expensive paper weight while my homework is piling up. I asked to simply speak to a Supervisor and every single supervisor happened to be in a meeting. In my opinion, it is not very conducive to work productivity to have all managers out at the same time. I even stated that I found this forum with others who have had the same issue on the HP site, making this a known defect. No one had seen this on the website. I want to make it acknowledged that I went out of my way to find myself a HP laptop. I have had their products before and have some now with NO problems what so ever. So, thinking that this is a company that stands behind their well-made products, I made it my mission to only consider HP computers. I am now feeling that mistake?.

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Hi all,

i have an HP touchsmart pc
running vista

every so often the machine makes small beeps (like an onboard speaker)
and the computer slows down and the mouse doesnt work...this lasts about 20 seconds
and the interval is round 20 to 25 minutes

any ideas where to look at troubleshooting this

thanks in advance
 

A:HP touchsmart pc intermitent problem

its a high pitch beeping sound...almost sounds like a modem
but its not...and the mouse moves slowly

please somebody
 

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Hi guys,

i would really appreciate it if somebody could lead me to a resource where i can
find XP drivers for the touchsmart IQ700 HP desktop.

what i tried so far...

1.googled (nothing,just HP's crappy driver detective that they want you to pay for)
2.HP (useless,only vista)
3.Tried multiple driver compilation disks (only VGA got installed)
i still need sound,lan etc...
4.Came to techguy!!!

please help...
 

A:XP drivers for HP touchsmart IQ700...

Email Hp and ask them for Xp support, you never know when ure lucky
 

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I upgraded my TM2T to Windows 10 and I love it. About a month or 2 ago I had to reset my PC and Windows 10 deleted my touchsmart software (Which was working fine before the reset) I have been looking high and low for the place to download. I looked up my computer on the support site and it isn't listed under my laptop just bump top. Any help is appreciatedThanks much!

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I've tried everything I can find on the forums, but nothing will make the brightness adjustments work - can anyone help? The brightness slider does nothing - HP are rapidly driving me mad!

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I purchased the 320 in January with 4 gb of memory but would now like to increase to 8gb. Is this possible?











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A:can i add memory to my hp touchsmart 320 and increase from 4...

Hello, You can add the 8GB like I said, by placing the following memory modules: 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) DDR3 PC3-10600 You just need to buy them and your husband can install them. Check this manual that explains how you can do it.http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c03094783.pdf THanks,

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Hi on my touchsmart 300-1020 when i use the touchsmart feature and i go to twitter or netflix apps they don't work it just says incorrect password or username but when i go on google chrome or something i can easily connect to twitter or netflix whats wrong?
 

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Hi, I have a hp touchsmart tm2 2050ea, it used a hybrid Intel (power saver gpu/don't know what its called) and an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5450.

when I installed windows 8 it kept the Intel drivers but removed the ATI ones, so I went to AMD's website and downloaded the drivers for windows 8 after I installed them it asked me to restart so I did. After I restarted it I realised that it had forgot that I had wireless internet and when I tried to fix that more programs messed up, I tried to repair the AMD drivers and nothing changed so I uninstalled them, restarted it then it worked fine again.

it use to have a thing when I right clicked the screen about switchable graphics and I was wondering if there is something out there for my laptop I have looked on hp site and amd's but can't find anything can someone help ?

thanks ��

A:HP TouchSmart TM2 graphics problems

I posted a nearly identical question on reddit. if you want to swing over there, I'll posting what I find tonight or tomorrow.

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So I want to upgrade my RAM on the 320-1030. The specs page says "Two 200-pin DDR3 SO-DIMM sockets".It also says "Supports DDR3 SO-DIMMs" and specifically "PC3 10600 (1333 MHz)" and "PC3 12800 (1600 MHz)". Yet more HP contradictions (lies?)1) The parts page lists the item pre-installed is 572293-D88, a 204-pin item. See here, here, here, here, and here.2) Using the automated systems for major RAM sellers all indicate 204-pin RAM will work on the 320-1030. Crucial.comNewegg.com What gives?!? 

A:Touchsmart 320-1030: Is it 200 pin SO-DIMM or 204?!?!? Yet m...

Hi: I do not believe there is any such thing as a 200 Pin DDR3 SODIMM, so HP's reference to that is incorrect. A DDR2 SODIMM memory module is 200 pin, and a DDR3 SODIMM is 204 pin. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SO-DIMM Paul

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Just curious if anyone has tried or been successful with an upgrade from Win 7 to 10 on these old Touchsmart desktops. The hardware qualifies to make the upgrade, but as HP has noted that it has not developed/tested any new drivers for Win 10. I actually tried the upgrade before the July 29 deadline because MS "check my PC" said it was good to go. Don't know why I didn't check HP site to verify, even though I didnt find an answer easily. Anyway, it got locked up with a install failure but then could not restore to previous Windows either. I actually had problems with an earlier Win7 update which I think screwed up registry keys and had to be reinstalled after a fix--shut down was never quite the same. So, I think THAT may have been the reason why the upgrade install failed. I also forgot to shut down my antivirus program before installation which I've read can screw it up. My PC was down for 5 days while I tried to restore, reboot, reinstall, and even got Microsoft phone help for 5 hours intermittently and remotely via a working netbook. It really was a mess, not booting up, and when it did, it would stutter, delay, then freeze. Repair disk and USB drives would freeze during loading. Seemed to get different error messages that would force restart and then stall. MS help gave up when I got an error message that implied that there was a hardware failure. I can't remember the code but that's what they claimed. Suggested I contact HP for assist. On my own as a last... Read more

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Greeetings Members,

I have a HP Touchsmart 4 4-1202ea and it has a 500HDD but it is quite
inefficient due to excess noise while using it.
Is it possible to upgrade to SSD on this System.
Any informed reply will be much appreciated

A:Can I Change a HDD to SSD on a HP Touchsmart 4 4-1202ea

Hello Kiatambari, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Yes, you could add or replace your HDD with a SSD if you like.

You would need to create a recovery USB first to be able to do a factory restore on the new SSD with.

Creating Recovery Discs or Saving a Recovery Image to a USB Flash Drive (Windows 8) | HP? Support
Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 8) | HP? Support

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hi, not sure if this is the right place to ask,

I have a new HP Touchsmart 15t Laptop. It works well except I notice that the shift key can't seem to keep up with me when I let go. For example sometimes when typing I end up with:

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I thought maybe it is just a matter of me getting used to the keyboard, but after a month or so the problem still comes up. I was wondering if there is some program that can alter the response sensitivity of specific keys.

A:Shift key on HP Touchsmart 15t laptop

Hi there. Have you checked for the latest driver?

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Tyoe: PC3-10600 (DDR3-1333 MHz)
 
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I'm having a heckuva time upgrading the RAM on this machine. For starters, I attempted a RAM upgrade several months to a year ago. I went to HP Customer Support product page to learn what kind of RAM I needed, and how much the maximum was. It doesn't appear the RAM info on the product page is correct, because I ordered what I thought was EXACTLY what I needed and when it arrived and I took the machine apart to install the RAM I discovered there was NO WAY what I bought was going to fit. The product page says the machine has PC3-10600 DDR3-1333 RAM installed. What I bought was PC3-10600 DDR3-1333mhz 240 pin DIMM desktop RAM. It appears the rub is desktop RAM vs. laptop RAM. HP's product page doesn't specify the Touchsmart 310 uses laptop RAM, or at least what I suspect is laptop RAM. The installed RAM is small (SODIMM?) where the RAM I bought to upgrade is large "stick" RAM. The RAM that is currently installed in the machine has a sticker on it that reads "1RX8 PC3-10600S-9-10-B1". I just need to know without a doubt what to buy to do the RAM upgrade, because the machines performance is poor, returning mailorder items are a hassle and I don't necessarily enjoy tearing apart my computer for essentially no reason. To add insult to injury, after I realized the mailorder RAM wasn't going to fit, I put the computer back together without writing down the specs of the installed RAM to attempt to resolve the dilemma, so I had to tear the machine apart today (and put it back together) ... Read more

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Hi!
I have a very interesting problem on my hands. I've had this PC for over 2 to 3 years without any hardware problems.
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These are the specs of your system?

Dots/green lines probably mean that graphic chip on that machine is malfunctioning. HP offers 3 years 'parts' warranty on some lines, I have no idea whether your system's age is below 3 years or not from your statement.
 

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Hello huandoan123,
 
Here is an HP troubleshooting article in regards to the issue you are experiencing. Try running through the steps to see if it helps poinpoint the issue.
http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01884928

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