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Q: Problem on HP 110 Desktop PC Series

please help me, i reformat my HP 110 Desktop PC Series, but the problem is, the CD needed for installation was lost, how can i retrieve the Product Key? Serial Number : 4CE33904M1 / Product Numer : H6L44AA / Model Number : 110-012d / OS Windows 8

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hi i have a hp 11o desktop pccan someone ples tell me how to boot from a memstick ples

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?Constantly receive this message when on the internet...on a brand new H50 desktop?? Hmm, we can't reach this page.Try thisMake sure you?ve got the right web address: http://www.puritan.comRefresh the pageSearch for what you want

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Hi there,

My PC is reasonably mature now and after getting a few BSOD's I just thought I was getting a little unlucky every so often. However they are now increasing in frequency and I can't seem to see a recurring theme in-between them.

Here's the log file. Hope it helps. I'm happy to provide any more info required.

Thanks a lot for any help at all in advance

A:A series of BSOD's during games and on the desktop

Please make sure to remove all pirated stuff from your system before we can start troubleshooting.

+++ WER1 +++:
Fault bucket 128944370255, type 5
Event Name: CLR20r3
Response: Not available
Cab Id: 0

Problem signature:
P1: AutoKMS.exe // Only variant I know of autokms is a crack variant
P3: 53c9a9a0
P4: mscorlib
P6: 561da691
P7: 1514
P8: 22
P9: System.FormatException

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Model SVE151G11L. I do not want to delete the contents on the HDD so reloading the OS will only be a last resort. When i power on first screen shows:

Automatic Repair
Automatic repair couldn't repair your pc

I then choose Advanced Options which shows 4 options:

Continue- Exit and continue to windows 8
Use a Device- Use a USB device, network connection or windows Recovery DVD
Troubleshoot- Refresh or reset your pc, or use advanced tools
Turn off your pc

Anything I can do here to get back to windows without losing any files please? I don't wish to use the Troubleshooting option if it will erase any files on the HDD?

A:Sony Vaio E series Laptop cannot go to desktop

You should be able to "refresh" your pc without losing your files. Im not sure about programs, but personal files you shouldnt lose. This should  work, I have done it myself and the Microsoft website also says it will not remove personal files when you choose this option. But I will say do it at your own risk. If it works, back up your personal information onto an external media for safe keeping incase something like this happens again.

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Gentlemen/Ladies: I am strongly considering the purchase of above HP Desktop. I will use the system for surfing the web and video and photo editing. I am a novice in the area of video and photo editing. I am taking up the craft as a hobby and see where it takes me. The primary components of the system will be as follows:

- Windows 7 Home Premium (Upgrading to Windows 8 when available)
- Processor:3rd Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770K quad-core processor [3.5GHz, 8MB Shared Cache]
- Memory: 16GB DDR3
- HD: 256GB SSD + 1 TB 7200 HD
- GPU: 2GB Nvidia GeForce GTX680 [DVI, HDMI and VGA via adapter]
- Power Supply: 600 Watt
- Liquid Cooling Solution
- Monitor: Looking at Dell 27"2560x1440

The system comes equipped with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere 10

HP's Phoenix series is a favorite of some gamers. I was considering an Imac but decided against it because I wanted to stay with a PC. My question to the forum is are these components a little overkill? The price is not a barrier for me.

A:Is the HP-HPE h9-1210t Phoenix series Desktop Overkill for Me

I guess it will depend on how much video editing you end up doing. It is absolutely overkill for surfing the web, and overkill if you only do a little photo editing. The extra cores will help with the video editing, but you will never use them surfing the web. Even if you do gaming it will not help much. Games rarely use 4 cores of a processer. If you want a system like that, you would be better off building it yourself. It really isn't as hard as most people think and you will get better quality components, and exactly what you want. And you always have the experts here in chosing components and assembling the computer.

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I'm having Windows Vista home edition on my HP laptop. The issue is, after I signon as Admin or Guest, I just get a dark /balnk screen and no desktop background or any icons, no taskbar etc.

I can access task manager by pressing (ALT+CTRL+DEL), therefore I can bring up the desktop (all icons and taskbar, system tray, quick launch) by initiating the task (explorer.exe) manually from New Task tab.

Please help to get rid of this issue.


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I have an ACER M4 Series, Veriton desktop PC, Model number M4618G-Ui5240W.  The PC has an Inter Core i5-2400 CPU @ 3.10 GHz, 4 GB of Ram and a 32 bit Operating System .  I am running Windows 10. Recently it has begun failing during normal operations.  The top ¾ of the monitor will flicker with horizontal lines corrupting the video image, followed by loss of output to the monitor which goes blank.  The PC then either freezes with an annoying beeping sound that continues until I perform a hard shutdown or it completely shuts itself down. Any ideas what is causing this or what I can do to correct this issue?


A:I have an ACER M4 Series, Veriton desktop PC, Mode...

let's try with some basic test. windows logo key + stypemem window memory test will appear as first result, click it and run a memory test, so we can check if it's a ram issue.

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I have an ACER M4 Series, Veriton desktop PC, Model number M4618G-Ui5240W.  The PC has an Inter Core i5-2400 CPU @ 3.10 GHz, 4 GB of Ram and a 32 bit Operating System .  I am running Windows 10. Recently it has begun failing during normal operations.  The top ¾ of the monitor will flicker with horizontal lines corrupting the video image, followed by loss of output to the monitor which goes blank.  The PC then either freezes with an annoying beeping sound that continues until I perform a hard shutdown or it completely shuts itself down. Any ideas what is causing this or what I can do to correct this issue?


A:I have an ACER M4 Series, Veriton desktop PC, Mode...

let's try with some basic test. windows logo key + stypemem window memory test will appear as first result, click it and run a memory test, so we can check if it's a ram issue.

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How to clear power-on password of HP desktop 110-a04 series pc?

A:how to clear power-on password of HP 110 desktop PC series

Hi, Please try 3 times then post back error code Regards.

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Hello!  I went to put my desktop into sleep mode before bed last night and noticed it had turned off.   No idea why.  I go to turn it on and NOTHING.  No lights, no sounds, no fans, nothing.  The power signal light on the back is flashing green.  I followed some steps from this page Unplugging everything from the back and holding  the power button for 10 seconds didnt do anything.  Pushing for 1 second and waiting 10 seconds didn`t do anything.  I took off my side panel for the next steps, but didn`t want to touch anything as I don`t want to harm anything.  I`ve tried another outlet and the light keeps blinking green.  I haven`t had this computer for too long, maybe a couple years or less.  I take good care of it with good antiviruses and making sure to put it to sleep mode everynight, and keep it updated etc.  Looks like the power to the machine is okay since the light is flashing....  is it something internal? Wondering if anyone could help?   Feeling anxious.  Please and thank you! 

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I understand that you started through the troubleshooting guide for power supplies.  The step about disconnecting internal components is essential to continue the troubleshooting, however.  If you are not comfortable with that, maybe get a more knowledgeable friend to help.  Otherwise it is off to the repair shop.

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So, yeah. 5 year warranty compared to two of Buffalos and WDs, but does that actually mean that much more reliable a drive? With the problems with Seagate drives lately and a price slightly lower than with other similar drives I'm a bit wary... I won't be storing/backuping anything of real importance, just a handier option compared to a squadron of flash drives How much limited is the warranty actually? Manufacture flaws with no responsibility over the lost data or what? I'm a bit... Uncomfortable with any kind of warranty or RMA thing....

A:Seagate Freeagent Desktop series (especially 1TB model) reliable or not?

Aanyone? The actual model seems to be Desk, not Desktop, FWIW.

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I have an Acer AST 160-US321H desktop PC that is not connected to the internet and used for home projects only. Today I can not get it to come up at all. I have turned it on and off several times hoping to reset whatever went wrong. Also, there is a red light shining next to the green power light once I power it up. Nothing happens on the screen. The CPU is running (at least the fan) but that's about it. Any suggestions?
PROBLEM SOLVED!!!! I shut down the power strip for a few minutes then tried to reboot again and after doing a disk scan all is well again! THANKS!!!

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Since I upgrade to win 7 not getting no sound from my speakers. It says no audio output device is installed. can someone tell me what to do?Thanks

A:No sound from desktop lenovo 3000 j series upgrade...

Welcome to the forums! Windows 7 has some inbuilt diagnostics to check for your sound issues Go to control panel and select troubleshooting your sound devices You can also go thorugh this thread at microsoft answers  If you still have a problem with your sound device make sure that is compatabile with windows 7,you may need to run the windows 7 upgrade advisor If the upgrade advisor finds the required drivers it will point out the link to you. Hope this helps   

Cheers and regards,? » ???????????? ????????? ? « ?????á?ádhí'? díá?ý ?I am a volunteer here. I don't work for Lenovo

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Hello AllI would first like to say that I am grateful for all the folks at Bleeping Computer. I have been assisted by them more than once and remember they do accept donations to keep the site going.I recently had the virus windows recovery tool and it hid all of my documents. Very scary moment for me. I went through the process to remove it with malware bytes and secunia psi and went into the command prompt to unhide everything. Now in all of my documents, pictures, videos, desktop I have a notepad log file with:[.ShellClassInfo]LocalizedResourceName=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-21787This also pops up every time the laptop starts up. Should I be concerned? How do I stop it from popping up on every boot up?This one is in my documents:[.ShellClassInfo]LocalizedResourceName=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-21770IconResource=%SystemRoot%\system32\imageres.dll,-112IconFile=%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dllIconIndex=-235This one is in my pictures[.ShellClassInfo]LocalizedResourceName=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-21779InfoTip=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-12688IconResource=%SystemRoot%\system32\imageres.dll,-113IconFile=%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dllIconIndex=-236[LocalizedFileNames]Sample Pictures.lnk=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-21805Thanks for your help.Mark

A:Windows Recovery Series Removed and desktop notepads everywhere

Open your C driveOn top click on Organize-Folder & search optionsClick on view tabIn advanced settingsMake sure to check mark DON'T show hidden filescheck mark HIDE protected operating system filesClick okNow,press Windows+R key and typeshell:common startup and click okDelete the desktop.ini file from the startup foldergood luck

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I purchased what was described as a 'Dell 3588D Motherboard Slot 1 Dimension
XPS-B' motherboard from eBay. It uses Rambus memory sticks, but has 3
memory slots to fill, while every motherboard of that type I have researched only
has 2 memory slots. In addition, most of the Series B desktops I looked into
seem to be limited to 512MB of memory.
Because my motherboard has 3 memory slots, would I be allowed to insert three 256MB memory sticks, giving me a total memory of 768MB? I'm told that you should
not exceed the required limit of memory. Would someone care to comment on my


A:Filling a 3rd memory slot of a Dell B Series desktop

Just try it, it'll either work or it won't work.

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I am SERIOUSLY thinking of buying HP TouchSmart 610 Quad series All-In-One desktop with following (customized) specs.

However, I DO NOT like the graphics card 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 425M - looks like they are putting laptop graphics card into a desktop.

My question(s) is/are :

Can I replace this card with one of the NVIDIA GTX series graphics card ? Which one will you recommend? I want to put in a new GTX 590 or any of the following :

GeForce GTX 580
GeForce GTX 570
GeForce GTX 560 Ti
GeForce GTX 560 (new!)
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
GeForce GTX 460

Will it be a simple SWAP or I need to upgrade PSU as well.

If I need to replace PSU what will be specifications of the new PSU? I do not know what is the rating of the current PSU. Do you think, it will handle the new GTX card?

Specs of the desktop :

Operating system SAVE $21 on Genuine Windows 7 Professional 64-bit edit
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600 quad-core processor with Turbo-Boost [up to 3.8GHz, 8MB cache] edit
Memory FREE UPGRADE to 8GB DDR3-1066MHz SODIMM [2 DIMMs] from 6GB edit
Hard drive FREE UPGRADE to 1.5TB 5400 rpm SATA 3Gb/s hard drive from 1TB edit
Office software No additional office software edit
Security software SAVE $30 on Norton Internet Security(TM) 2012 - 15 month edit
Graphics card 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 425M edit
Primary optical drive FREE UPGRADE to Blu-Ray writer from Blu-Ray player edit
Networking Pre... Read more

A:New NVIDIA GTX card in HP TouchSmart 610 Quad series All-In-One desktop

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I recently got an HP 2311x Monitor for Christmas and hooked it to a Lenovo H200 tower. I am unable to get past Windows splash screen. BIOS says "we apologize for the inconvenience, but Windows did not start successfully. A recent hardware or software change might have caused this." I have tried going into safe mode and just about every other option to no avail. I asked HP tech support to see if bad monitor but it is fine. I also called Lenovo Idea tech support and they said a tech will call back. I think something is uncompatible with Lenovo and HP monitor. It worked just fine when it was hooked to an old CRT. Cant handle the latest flat screen technology perhaps?. Any suggestions?

A:Lenovo H Series Desktop is not responding to recent HP 2311x monitor

Do you know anyone you can borrow another monitor from?

Have you checked monitor settings to make sure frequencies are within the range supported by your display device?

Another option would be to manually disable the display adapter driver. What type of display adapter is involved? Intel, NVIDIA, AMD?


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I have the above PC and was hoping to increase the Ram size from 2gig to 4 gig.
I had a fruitless chat with Sony tech support (as usual) and they inform me that 2gig is the max for my machine.
The mobo has 4 ram slots 184pin config and at the moment is carrying 4 x 512m memory sticks type PC3200U and was hoping to fit 4x 1gig type PC3200U sticks. Unfortuately the PC takes for ever to boot with 4 x 1gig sticks in.
Can anyone advise if this machine is at its max of 2gig or can the BIOS be pursuaded to see 4gig?

Hopefully I can workout the new 4 x 1gig sticks config, if not I will have to return them to the supplier. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

A:Sony Vaio Desktop series RZ30C Model# PCV-RZ30CG - RAM upgrade?

Hmmm....guess my enquiry does not attract the same attention as game machines and building new computers...did get 63 viewers though but no enlightenment.

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I don't really know a lot about upgrading my computer. Any help would be great. Thanks.

A:Budget upgrade for HP/Compaq Presario CQ5000 Series Desktop CQ5802

I forgot to mention I am trying to make it run games like CS:GO and DayZ at a reasonable level.

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I have a set of HP Z210 Workstations with E3-1245-V2 Xeon Cpu's, SSD boot drives and varying sizes of memory from 8-16GB 1600Mghz DDR3 ECC. We use Windows 8 Enterprise for these machines, with Hyper-V enabled.
We get regular driver failures from the 2 sets of USB controllers on the machines (Mainly and issue for the KB & Mouse) that can only be resolved with a full power down (not restart) and a power up. This happens at least once every 1-3 days per machine.
I had gone through the HP support, but they have advised this isn't an issue on their side, and I had agreed all along. I was just hoping to get some traction by notifying them. Anyway, after a lengthy trouble shooting session, we found that once Hyper-V
was enabled, the fault arose.
As it was an Intel chip, they I asked them. They advised that on Windows 8, the drivers are supplied via windows update and that it was not their issue.
So, how can I get this resolved? Not through HP or Intel, surely through MS? Maybe not. Disabling Hyper-V is not desired as I the teams with these PC's are developers and require local visualization. Also, we have templates ready for Hyper-V, I don't really
want to remove Hyper-V and use Virtual box or VMWare workstation. but I am at wits end with the fault and lack of help from the vendors.
Please help.

A:Hyper-V causes Intel(R) Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller driver to fail

I have found a work around for this fault with the USB failure - ENSURE YOU POWER  THE MACHINE OFF - DO NOT RESTART.
Its almost like the restart doesn't initialise the device correct, thus causing a failure. 

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With the new year, we start a fresh discussion for members to share their order and fulfillment experiences.
We are retiring the 2014 thread    Anyone having an active discussion there can find it here.
The 2012-2013 tread  can be found here . 
Here are some common points of frequent discussion:

How to get a system fast: Buy an in-stock standard configuration from Lenovo or a Lenovo Partner in your area. Customized systems take longer.
Avoid Credit Holds - ensure that BOTH your bill to and ship to addresses are listed with your CC bank before ordering
Lenovo will not bill your card until order ships - an authorization charge hold to check for available balance may show up when order is first placed.
Estimated ship dates are based on default lead time and can vary from what was displayed on website.
In the US and Canada, Lenovo utilizes UPS for new product shipments
Orders may ship before the Estimated Ship Date
Orders may enter through Alaska and pass through Louisville, KY before traveling on to final address
Cancellation requests may take up to 2 days to process
Requests to change configuration or other aspects of the order may require the order to be rebooked.
Lenovo does not accept payment via international credit cards, except AMEX.

We hope you enjoy your new ThinkPad system when it arrives!

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I know it's been posted a s#!+load of times, but I figured I'd go ahead and get something straightforward- all the other posts have been in jungle English, and haven't included the proviso I'm looking for.

Anyways, my situation is that I bought my X1900GT from Newegg around Christmastime, as a present to my ainsel (ownself, for those not familiar). I've been getting kind of disappointed in it recently: It underperforms and often crashes on STALKER:Shadow of Chernobyl and some more modern games akin to it. It also runs hot as Hades.

I'm in the market for a new card. I'd like to go DX10, but the late-production DX9's (7900 series) seem to outperform a lot of the more affordable DX10 offerings (8600 series), especially at higher resolutions, due to the 128-to-256 bit difference. I could splurge and go for an 8800, I suppose, but it would be a hit to the wallet and I'd have to postpone :cough: "Aruban Getaway 2008".

So: I don't want to pass up on the new line of DX10-only Games for Windows (Age of Conan, Crysis, etc.) that have been hyped to all hell just because I stuck with price and performance instead of currency and novelty. I need some help deciding. Then again, I could always wait until DX10 becomes the vogue and buy a cheaper, but better card then.

A:Price v. Performance in 7-Series + 8-Series: Advice Needed

Keep what you got and see what's comming next. I have a 8600GT as a stopgap until something better comes out. There has been talk of a Nvidia 256bit card to fill the gap between the 8600's and 8800's. I can't fit a 8800 in my case, if I could I would just get the 8800GTS 320mb now. If I were you, wait for the game to upgrade instead of upgrading and waiting for the game. Your X1900GT is no slouch either.

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I have a Pavilion G6 2000 series, I bought this laptop 2nd hand it has a generic cd/dvd bezel that does not stay on. I have found a G6 1000 bezels but I need to know if it will fit before I purchase a replacement that may or may not fit. Help????

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hi guys
today i have heard that the nvidia gtx and 9 series have a cooling and temp's problem and he(the seller) told me that these cards performance are great but they have a temp problem,and the reviews or nvidia wont write this problem,and that nvidia produced this card before it's time because ati has produced the hd 4890 with it's great performance ,he told me to ask the users of these cards,and i want to buy a new gtx 295 graphic card
so guys who use nvidia gtx or 9 series,is that right?
please post your comments and thoughts about these products
and thank you

A:Nvidia gtx and 9 series problem

lol, I own one, no temp issues, it operates at about 55-65C with the stock cooler, make sure you download something like evga precision and you can control the fan speed yourself. I'm currently using a dangerden water block for it to keep temps down for my over clocks.

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I purchased one of Sony's new NW-E MP3 Players this mourning, and was very happy with what I had got. It was small, good looking and had the USB Connecter built in. Very pleased.

But later on I discovered it was not all to be. I wanted a MP3 Player that was a Generic USB Device, so I could drag and drop my files without converting them. I transfered some of my MP3's straight onto my Sony, and they "wern't" there when I went to play them. I have to use the software they provided.

Is there any way around this? I don't want to convert my songs into .oma or whatever it is. I want them so I can drag and drop my MP3's straight onto the Removable Device, and straight back off them if needs be.

Thanks guys


A:Sony NW-E Series problem

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I own a kodak z650, and it's never given me any problems, I didn't even use the easyshare software because it irritated me so much when I had used it once at a friend's place. I've always just plugged in the camera, and seen it under my computer, but now when I plug it it makes that "broken" usb noise letting me know that things aren't alright. and the add hardware manager in windows says that I don't have the drivers for it, yet when I go to the kodak page or search for kodak drivers, all I get is the easyshare software.
So I installed the easyshare software, and don't get the broken sound anymore, but I still couldn't access the camera from "my computer". Then I tried uninstalling the software and it makes the broken sound again. Please help me figure out how to use the pictures I've taken.

A:Easyshare/ z-series problem

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After some intense computer usage, for example gaming laptop gets hot. Of course it'snot a problem. Problem is that fan starts spinning faster and then suddenly stops, after a while fan gets 100% again, and again 0%. CPU gets throttled at the same time.

laptop cleaned, thermal paste replaced. Tested on 4 different BIOS versions (6.70, 6.70 unlocked, 6.80, 6.80 unlocked) . Tested on Windows 7/10.
With installed toshiba programs sometimes message telling me that the cooling system had been damaged appears and fan lock on 100% (and the problem is gone then :))

I can provide any additional information.

This problem doesnt occur 2-3 years ago while playing same games or running same programs. I think BIOS since 6.7 is broken. Could somebody provide older versions of BIOS?

Same problem in other threads:

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Need help with my AcerPower S Series computer. WHenever I boot up the computer, after the RAM count the following message will appear;

"CPU BIOS Update Code Mismatch
Equipment Configuration Error"

After this message appears for a rather long period of time it will then display

"Press F1 to continue or CTRY+ALT+ESC for Setup.

Does anyone know what is the problem or experience similar problem before?

Please advice and all help are truly appreciated.

Thanks and Regards.


A:AcerPower S Series Problem (APSn)

Did you recently flash the BIOS or put a new CPU into this machine?

That type of error usually means that the motherboard is confused about the CPU that is installed.

Flashing with the newest BIOS usually fixes this.

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Hello everyone. Before, I apologize for my english; because I'm spanish and when I have problems I use a translator.
I have a graphic card Ati Radeon 9600 series, but I cant install it with windows 7. The OS tell me that it is my graphic, but I dont have 3d... I tried with drivers of vista, but dont run... I test with differents version of catalyst.... and dont work neither. I write to ATI support and they tell me that windows install automatically the graphic card... but this is not true.
Im desperate... I dont know if wait a update or format and install XP again... or buy another graphic card.... I dont know...
Somebody can help me? Somebody have this graphic installed?
Oh, I have windows 7 build 7100... for more information
Thanks in advance, I hope answers ^_^

A:Problem ATI Radeon 9600 series :S

I have ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro (Microsoft Corporation WDDM 1.1) [Display adapter] and it installed with no problems

Try looking here:

I think your series may have been discontinued

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I turn on my laptop, it boots completely up to icon screen last 20 seconds on then laptop turns off, what can it be ?

A:toshiba satellite 300 series on/off problem

You may have an application or service running at startup that is causing this issue. Try troubleshooting by running a clean startup (aka clean boot.)

Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup

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I have the Qosmio laptop running windows 10 but this past few days the web cam is not working, can someone offer any help please?

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Ok so this is 2nd post first one no longer appears here and no information on where it went..

I am pretty computer literate, not a genius but know what's necessary.

The problem is when watching fullscreen videos on websites or any media player, unfortunately this doesn't work as it sends my screen into blackness and if left in blackness long enough; I get the blue screen (of death... scary, well it scared the life out of me the first time) .
I am running Win7 Ultimate x64
AMD Athlon x2 Dual Core Processor TK-53
2.5 GB RAM
on a Dell Inspiron 1501 (laptop)

The video card itself is a 128MB ATI Xpress Series (that's all it says, doesn't really have a number identifying model).

Win7 works perfectly fine, games.

A:[HELP!!!!] Problem with -> ATI Radeon Xpress Series


can you upload an image of the Blue screen or tell us what is written there (in the BOLD letters)?

Also somtimes problems with online videos are caused by bad or old flash player plugin or an old browser.
-In which browser you are having the problem? (IE,Friefox,Chrome).

-Have you tried updating your flash player?
(go to Adobe - Install a different version of Adobe Flash Player)

Good luck!

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I am responsible for a large number of Lenovo T-Series Notebooks and have a number of them (Mostly T450's and one T450S) that have the exact same problem. Normal audio works just fine - playing music through Windows Media Player or any other third-party player is no problem. But when a user uses Skype, it drops the calls randomly and the following is logged:Faulting application name: AUDIODG.EXE, version: 6.1.7601.23403, time stamp: 0x56f5801dFaulting module name: FMAPO64.dll, version:, time stamp: 0x53017fecException code: 0xc0000005Fault offset: 0x000000000021f04cFaulting process id: 0x2110Faulting application start time: 0x01d21eea54ef71deFaulting application path: C:\Windows\system32\AUDIODG.EXEFaulting module path: C:\Windows\system32\FMAPO64.dllFault bucket , type 0Event Name: APPCRASHResponse: Not availableCab Id: 0Problem signature:P1: AUDIODG.EXEP2: 6.1.7601.23403P3: 56f5801dP4: FMAPO64.dllP5: 53017fecP7: c0000005P8: 000000000021f04cP9:P10:Attached files:C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\WERB9BD.tmp.WERInternalMetadata.xmlC:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\ files may be available here:C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportQueue\AppCrash_AUDIODG.EXE_8748598e7487bdba79844560ca9f22b9656ac2ef_cab_12eabd36Analysis symbol:Rechecking for solution: 0Report Id: 17bde473-8ab4-11e6-8d78-484520379dd4Report Sta... Read more

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Im about to go nuts. I have a HP Cd-writer series 8200 series, it is listed on the back as the 8220e series it is a external writer. 4 days ago it stopped working, I uninstalled and reinstalled many times and finally got it working. But now it wont record any cds. I use Record Now to record my cds. Mostly music. so now when I got to record it says your recording device does not writing to CD Media. this option is not available with this recorder. It reads Cds, and play music, and games, but now it wont record or burn or whatever you call it. It was working ok for about 4 months now and boom this happens. HP support site doesnt give much help, its out of warranty and theres not chat help for it, and they will charge a arm and leg to get help. All the drivers are current, ect It and my mouse are the only ones using USB ports. I hope someone can help me, my husband is having music cd burning withdrawls lol thanks Dawn

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Hey guys, I'm currently at school and I'm trying to get a computer to work on an old Win95 system. Its an HP LaserJet 1200 series printer, I downloaded the latest drivers from HP to install it... it prints a test page, and it even printed once from MS word, but it won't print from my teacher's grade program... do you think its a driver problem? If so, should I try to find an older version of the drivers? Anything you might know would help... thanks.


A:HP LaserJet 1200 series problem

Is the teachers grade program a DOS program? Maybe changing the spool settings for the printer from EMF to RAW and making sure it's set print to spool is selected, also make sure you have spool DOS print jobs selected.

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hi there

i have sony vaio Y series vpcyb15ag model, it has windows 7 starter 32 bit (2gb ram support only)

i bought windows 7 32bit home premium and upgraded it to 4gb ram, but i dont know how to format the win7 starter and install the win7 home premuim

anybody have an idea or can guide me?

cheers :)

A:vaio Y series format problem

Hi -

Did you purchase an "Anytime Upgrade" or a new full retail version of Windows 7 Home Premium?

Anytime Upgrade -

Regards. . .



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I have a SB X-fi titanium Fatal1ty pro series, is a PCI express card.

Recently I've installed windows 7 64 bit in my computer, and I can instal drivers and applications. I have a 5.1 headphones with SPDIF input, it's the Sharkoon x-tactic 5.1

The problem is I can't activate the Dolby Digital Live codec to transform the sound in 5.1 and play with this sounds. When I try to select the check box for turn on the codec it keeps in disable and show a message, something like... Creative Audio Service donr run, please reinstall.

I've tried to uninstall and reinstall all applications and drivers, but it doesn't work. I dont know where is the *.exe of the creative audio service.

Can you help me?, please


A:Problem with SB X-fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro series

dpproject, welcome to the forums.

The "Creative Audio Service" should be on by default after you install the drivers. To check open Services (click on the Start orb and type in services), and see if it is set to on and its startup is set to automatic. When it is running it will show up in Task Manager as "CTAudSvcService.exe".

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Hi Guys, thanks for accepting me on this forum.
I bought a Samsung Series 3 notebook from a notorious (rip off) high st retailer 6 months ago. Its been unopened in its box until yesterday when I gave it to my wife as a birthday pressie.
Eagerly opening it, we switched it on but all we got was a lighted back screen and a small rectangular dot. It would not boot up.
Have I been an idiot by not using this laptop as soon as I bought it. ie, has the system closed down ?
I havn't contacted the seller yet.. Thought I would check the experts out first.
As you can tell, My knowledge of computers is very limited.
Thanks in advance.

A:Samsung Series 3 Laptop Problem.

Do you have its receipt?....if so take it back to the shop you bought it from.
Under the sale of goods act you are protected for at least a year from date of purchase, the laptop is unfit for purpose so they can either exchange it or refund your money.

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I’ve HP CD-Writer 9300 series. I bought Office Depot and another brand for CD-R and CD-RW record able that has 80 min. 700 minutes. I see the compact desc record able. I put the Cd-R in. I clicked on the DVD-rom or HP CD-Writer to start it but it doesn’t start since I saw an error has occurred error:0e:0028:c1460095.
What can I do?

A:HP Writer 9300 series problem???

closing duplicate, see this post

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Every time i try to play a game on my hp pavilion a430n, with the radeon 9600 series graphics card;It tends to make the graphics in the games go haywire.....could someone please tell me what the problem might be???

p.s.Updated my graphics card to the latest version if that helps any.

A:Radeon 9600 series problem! please help!

I've been using a Visiontek 9600 XT without any problems -- can you tell us what you mean by "haywire"?

And is it an identical issue with all games or just a particular one?

Is this a new card or an old one -- and has it ever worked properly?

edit -- ok I see your attachment now.

I suspect the card itself is bad. If it is under warranty -- I would contact the vendor for an RMA.

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I have an older Acer 800 series laptop whose hard drive has failed. Didn't want to put more money into it so I tried loading boot software onto external harddrive. Computer recognized hard drive and loaded factory software onto it, but I get a blue screen everytime it tries to boot off new drive. Any ideas?

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Hello everyone, i am new here.
I would be most grateful if someone would take a moment to advice me on the following:
i have an hp Pavilion 8284 with 17'' wide. All works fine when resolution is 1440*900.My problem is when i try to play a game and change resolution to reduce requirements(set lower than 1440*900) cursor movement pauses for a split second every 1-2 seconds - creating a lag or choppy movement . This problem is for all games. I have downloaded the latest drivers from hp 84.54 but nothing. I have tried old drivers, newest drivers but the same. I really need your help, thanx in advance.

A:Serious problem Hp pavilion dv8000 series Xp Sp2, really need your help.

Welcome to TSG....

What is the operating system on this notebook?

If it is Vista you have to make sure the game is Vista ready and compatible with Vista.

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I have a GW M series with Win 7 Ultimate Laptop
It will not see the cd/dvd rom at all. Not even in bios.
I have changed out the dvd rom without benifit.
I have not tried to boot to external dvd rom to re-install system and it
desnt seem to see the external dvd, USB, at all anyway.
Not sure what is going on at this point. Any suggestions appreciated.

A:Gateway M series cd drive problem

I'll assume that the drives can be made to open and close the tray so that you know they are getting power.
Have you checked to be sure that you have the latest and greatest drivers from Gateway? Even if you do it might be worth downloading them and reinstalling them to see it they got lost the first time around.
Keep us posted

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Hello y'all,

I recently changed to an SSD from my laptop that was running for about 2 years, and whenever I play video games or do anything intensive that requires reading drive I get a blue screen. I also get various game error messages that abruptly quit Starcraft 2. Anyways, I suspect it's the solid state drive.

I'm running on:

windows 7 x64 Retail
Comp is about 2-3 years old .
OS is freshly installed again, just formatted with SSD.

CPU is nvidia gtx 460
Motherboard is: gigabyte MA785GMT-UD2H
power supply is a corsair vx450 watt
Hard drive is kingston SSD snv425-S2 V series

Any help would be much appreciated. If it's the hard drive, i suspect I have to get a new one since this is disocntinued and they won't release any more drivers.

Any help would be very much appreciated.


A:BSOD-- Kingston V series SSD problem?

edit: my video card is gtx 460,
My CPU is an AMD phenom II x4 955

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im working on a gateway series e computer... the computer is not reconizing the modem.. the owner thinks lightning got it... but everything else works..... any ideas... ive reinstalled drivers... also looks like i will have to go through gateway to get the modem... short little stubby thing.... any info on this would be appreciated..

A:e series gateway modem problem

sabledog said:

im working on a gateway series e computer... the computer is not reconizing the modem.. the owner thinks lightning got it... but everything else works..... any ideas... ive reinstalled drivers... also looks like i will have to go through gateway to get the modem... short little stubby thing.... any info on this would be appreciated..
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I would run everest home on the pc to get more info, need complete model number, motherboard etc.. i find it hard to believe that you have to buy a gateway modem but, who knows.

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I want to invest in a SDD to replace my dying westgate harddrive. I've set my mind on Corsair but I want to know the difference between the eXtreme series and the Performance series ( According to the website, X SDDs reads a little bit faster, but the P series writes a little bit faster. The only other thing is that the P series is around £100 cheaper!

So is the X series worth the extra £100?


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hey there

I have a question, what is a better video card to get?
6800 series or the x800 series?

the graphics card that i have in right now just isnt cutting it for me, NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700 I mainly play HL2, CSS and Doom3. I was woundering what card is gonna give me better fps for those games. i have the specs of my comp here (vv) and i wanted to kno what card(s) would run great with the things that i have.

the specs of my comp are:
Video card:NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700
mobo:GA-8IPE1000 (2.0)
processor4 3.0 Ghz (OC'd to 3.4 Ghz at the moment)
PSU: 420 thermaltake ATX 12V
Cooling: prestock (gonna change very soon)
RAM: Genaric PC 3200 mismatched
HD: Maxtor Dimond MAX+9 160GIG

What do u suggest i should get?

A:X800 Series Or 6800 Series

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I start my computer and it gets a message that says I have to install new drivers for my Nvidia
graphics card, and I have not gotten new one, but none of my games work anymore, so I go to the Nvidia website and download the driver. But when I try to install it, it says I am not runnig vista
32 bit and then it closes, but I am running vista 32!
help plz.

A:Nvidia 6 series driver install problem

Click on the start menu, click All Programs, then click Windows Update. Once that opens, click Check for updates on the left side. Once that finishes, click View available updates and look for your graphics card, check the box next to it, and click Install.

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I was updating my bios for samsung series 3 and it said the keyboard and mouse will not work during the process and it did not. It started of ok, but then after three hours it just failed. However, other notifications would appear, but then after some time the screen went black and since then it has not been working or responding it boots but nothing on screen it is completely black. I have tried to sort it out by restoring it but no, it's not working. Any solutions? Please.
Thank you very much for your help.

My computer runs on windows 7.

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I?m having a problem with graphics on my laptop. Whenever I switch to full screen, either watching a movie or playing a game, the screen starts flashing and jerking. The end result is the movie or game goes back to the minimized size and I get an error message. The message states that my display driver failed and was restored. I?ve also noticed the icons in the upper right corner (minimize, restore, close) stop functioning.
My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite A135-52276. The operating system is Windows 7 Ultimate-Service Pack 1-32 bit. The graphics information shows ATI Radeon Xpress Series (0x5A62). The Total Available Grphics Memory: 831 MB. The current driver is from ATI Technologies, driver date 12-01-08, Version 8.561.0.0. Resolution is 1280 x 800.
I?ve tried Windows Update to check for updated drivers-tells me what I have is the best choice. I?m hoping you could help me-it?s really frustrating. Thank you.

A:I am having a problem with my ATI Radeon Xpress Series graphics.

Welcome to Seven Forums Snoopster03.
Windows update is often behind with drivers. How old is the laptop? The ATI designation indicates 3-4 years? You can go the Toshiba support site and see if they have a newer driver available for your model. Most laptops have specially created drivers which should be used for best performance.

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I have laptop ASUS K50AB, with 2 graphic cards, one is ATI Radeon HD 3200 and it works fine, but another one is ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 Series, and I have huge problems to instal drivers on it.

First I reinstaled my Windows 7 Ultimate x64, and all drivers are updated except this one(there is yellow mark on it), I tried to instal it automatic but it says that newest drivers are instaled allready, then I got some drivers from ati website and it still does not work :/

Can anyone help me please?

Best regards

A:ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 Series problem

You're likely having problems because you're trying to use two different GPU architectures together at the same time. Take out the 3200 and use the 4570 and you'll be good to go.

Unless I'm misunderstanding you, which I think I am now that I've read over it twice more:

the yellow exclamation mark denotes there was an error of some kind during installation. Did you see anything wrong in the generated report? You can try uninstalling the drivers from the Control Panel and upon restarting, boot into Safe Mode and use Driver Sweeper, check "ATI", hit Analyze and get rid of all of the files that come up after the scan.

Boot back into Windows and try the install again using the latest available drivers.

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Hi guys!

Just had my nightmare barebones bundle shipped back to me after a repair to find there is seemingly no power to the I/O front panel for my Fatality Series Sound Card as the lights don't power up. This was working seemingly fine prior to the transport. The headphone jack works and the system recognises that headphones are connected but the volume knob does not function from the front panel.

Took the case open and quadruple checked that the cables were properly seated and in the correct way at both the sound card end and the front panel end and still no joy. I then again removed both ends and firmly reseated them, making sure they were not shimmyed in or bent and still no joy.

Could this be driver related?

Or perhaps even connected with the BSOD problem i experienced before?(

RMA'ing this could be an issue as me being the extremely clever individual threw away the packaging (yes I am a massive fool)

A:Fatality Series Front Panel Problem

I have an Xfi with the disc drive slot front I/O panel. Other than possibly the basic Xfi drivers the only other thing is the interconnecting cables. If the cables are connected correctly, and I'd reseat both cables at both ends again, then it has to be a hardware problem and most likely in the card.

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XCel 2007 operating on Vista Business

I am trying to set up a simple IF/Then series to have it input shipping values based on order total. The first set works fine - anything 25 or less returns a 5.95 value - but the second set returns the word FALSE. I cannot figure out why it's doing this, and if anyone can offer help or another way to write the formula, I'm all ears.

=IF(D6<=25,5.95, IF(25<D6<50.01, 7.95, IF(50.01<=D6<=70, 9.95, IF(70.01<=D6,0))))
Thank you!

A:Solved: Excel 2007 If-Then Series Problem

Hi EChord &#8211; Welcome to the forum.
From what I can make out, perhaps this will work better



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Whenever I'm at a website and I want to play the music from the site using Windows Media Player, the sound doesn't play. Then my speakers turn red and I have to restart my computer to get the sound back. It's fine when I play music that i've downloaded though. Is this a problem with my sound card or the player itself?
I haven't got any error messages from the media player though.

A:Problem with Windows Media Player 9 Series.

ThePrincess said:

Whenever I'm at a website and I want to play the music from the site using Windows Media Player, the sound doesn't play. Then my speakers turn red and I have to restart my computer to get the sound back. It's fine when I play music that i've downloaded though. Is this a problem with my sound card or the player itself?
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You need to be more specific. What website? What part of your speakers turn red? The LED on the physical speakers or the speaker icon by the clock or what? Has everything been working fine for a long time or have you recently installed this sound card? It sounds like the driver may be installed correctly, conflicting with something else or needs to be updated.

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I have been looking for manual for the Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 Series for long time, spent many hours looking for it, I need the one which tells how to disassemble the laptop. If anyone came across it somewhere, please, please, let me know.

Thanks in advance. Cheersss~~~~!

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Dear Anyone

This is a common problem with Sony and Nvidia where I cannot install the driver to make the graphics card work.

I installed windows 7 ultimate 32 bit and have tried all the suggestions I can find to install the display driver with no luck.

I have tried modifying the installation file with the mobility modder program, changing the INF file and trying the latest driver from NVIDIA all with absolutely no luck.

Any idea at all


A:Sony AW Series Nvidia Driver problem

do you try a driver sweep first? like driver sweeper? (oh the irony of that name..... haha)

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my problem is that when install this program, all the devices are install but one. That device is ATI WMD Rage Theater Video. This is a Catalyst software and its ALL-IN-WOUNDER 9800 Series. when i try to install the unknow device, it says its "The name is already in use as etheir a service name or a display name."

My Computer is:

XP: Service Pack 2
Dell Computer
Pentium 4
2.99 GHz
2.00 GB of ram
mother board: K8 Trition series; GA-K8VT800M: VIA K8T800 chipset
here is what i did already:

I unstall all devices and reinstall
I Even tried to find the updated devices at
I even called the "help care services" for help (no help)
I made sure no programs where running in the back (AVG, Spy Bot, AD-ware)

A:Problem with Catalyst Software on all-in-wonder 9800 series!!!

Uninstall the ATI drivers/WDM Drivers/Control Center from the Control Panel. You only need to reboot once after all these uninstalled, not after each one.

On reboot let Windows install whatever drivers is pleases or none at all - don't provide the CD.

Now run these ATI uninstallers and reboot:

The video driver is here:!
All-in-One downloads are here:!
Seperate WDM driver here:

Each one is an Executeable that will install the drivers automatically, but you may have to go to Device Manager and click Update driver on any devices that the driver fails to install for and let it search for the correct driver. Might also help to uninstall it and reboot.

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hello all.
for Xmas i just got a new PC its very nice one too but im having a problem with my graphics card..
when i first used the pc i could play games etc perfectly the screen was fine no problems.. but but after a few hours the screen is having coler problems like on bits of the screen all red dots are appearing and in games the models have gone jumpy! i have tried re installing the graphics card, the drivers and changing all settings to minimum qualtiy but nothings gone right so far
i cant of done anything wrong because it was all fine at first..
it first started when i played my games the screen flickerd with all red dots
then it happend to the desktop and now on games the models are badly messed up like.. on half-life a person is like all stretched up and spikey :S
id be very happy if somone could figure out this because my father is going crazy that he just spent over a grand on a new pc and its not working!!
and i think its making my eyes hurt

i would post a screenshot but i dont know how to do that on forums.

oh and i know this is my grahpics card because when i uninstalled it the screen was normal and on safemode but once i reinstalled it had same problem again.

A:Radeon 9800 series bad gfx problem! big puzzle...

Similar Issue

Yeah, same here. Except I have a Radeon 9700 PRO graphics and every now and then (usually like once every two days) the graphics will run vertical lines and dots flickering across my screen, and also messing up the graphics of the game I currently play (polygons are stretched and out of order, textures aren't in the right place, gaps on the walls, etc.). It happens to any game but the overall problem is the graphics card. Sometimes it happens while I'm on the desktop as well but it isn't as bad as when compared to playing a Direct 3D game. The only problem I think is going on is that its overheating because it runs fine when I open the side case of my computer chassis and let it get some air and cool off. Bit disappointing for me though because I have about 5 Fans as it is (6 including the CPU fan). But they're not strong enough so thats a reason why it gets to about 92-105 internally. Not good for me and alot of you might think I'm nuts, lol. The only option I think you can do is to download and install new graphics drivers @ and go to Customer Support. Just pick the correct Driver for the graphics and operating system, install, and the problem should be fixed. Another possibility is installing the latest DirectX drivers @ If those two methods dont work then just buy some chassis fans - hope this helps.

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I'm having sound issues; after installing the software/drivers that came with my motherboard, i still am getting sound in the 5.1 format, yet i dont have the hardware to support it. i simply have two desktop speakers.

Can anyone help me out here please? Thanks.

A:ASUS X-Series - Stereo Sound Problem

What exactly is your mobo and is it a built in soundcard???? Its impossible to diagnose a problem with so little information.

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I have the Inspiron 5558 laptop with  Warranty up to may 2017.  From the date of purchase I noticed that at the time of lifting the screen the hinges are not comfortable. When I reported  to customer care about the problem they simply said " it is new product after some days you can be comfortable to lift the screen" But now after 5 and half months of being used at the right side big gap is there between the hinge and and the screen. I called customer care they said its not covered  in warranty because its broken due to my negligence and i have to fix it by paying Rs-7000/- . I don't understand why dell is not willing to accept their manufacture fault as my laptop never fell down and i never misused it? I also have heard of the similar problem from my colleagues even.  

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I have a Samsung chronos 7 series with Windows 8.
I was about to update and restart for the new files of Windows. Not Windows 10. Then it crashed and I manually turned it off. When I rebooted it all it does is flash a blue screen saying "your pic ran into a problem" then restarts. I'm not able to get to recovery mode from the partition either. It just freezes up when I try that. I ordered a recovery disc, and that doesn't load either. When I load Linux it shows that I have like 9 different partitions now instead of the couple that there should be. My friend also ran a diagnostic, and it shows that there are 28 bad sectors. It's a terabyte drive and I heard hat bad sectors are replaced or a virus could be making it show them. Any help would be greatly appreciated. At this point I just want to reinstall the oem Windows and lose the data because I don't believe I'm able to recover the data.

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Some time ago I decided to install a new graphics card as I have become involve with the Microsoft Flight Sim X and with all of the add-ons that I was beginning to install the onboard graphics on my Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-US2H mother board was not making the grade with frame rate problems and freezes. I purchased an AMD Radeon HD 6700 Series card and installed it. When I went to install the drivers I encountered a problem with an error Install program failure. I took the PC to the computer tech guy at my wife’s work and he had a look and managed to get things working for me. I asked him at the time if I may experience this problem again when I next update my drives and he replied yes most probably.
Its been sometime maybe 12 months since this happened and tonight I decided to check if there was a driver update for my card so I went to the AMD website and downloaded there app that scans your system and detects if there is a newer driver available. It detected that there was a new driver 12-2_xp32dd_ccc.exe it downloaded it unpacked it and began to install the driver all seems fine until it gets to the Catalyst Control Center part of the installation and then a dialogue box pops up saying Install Package Failure click OK and new message appears Failures occurred during installation view log
I saved the log

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Catalyst™ Install Manager
Installation Report
03/08/12 19:32:01
Hardware information
Name AMD Radeon Graphics Processor
Manufacturer Advanced Micr... Read more

A:AMD Radeon HD 6700 Series drivers problem


Have you tried rolling back to the previous driver to see if that fixes things?


Uninstalling the driver package completely to the point where the is a yellow "!" mark under display in device manager and reinstalling. Make sure u delete any files left behind after uninstalling, before reinstalling.

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Dear guys at this board,I have an ThinkPad from the 1200 series, an 1161. After I had upgrade the RAM from 128 to 512 MB, the BIOS  show only 64 MB. Now I had update the BIOS (actual vers. V1.00W ) but it did not help ( Bios Update 2 is not running).What is to do! Thanks for helpingOliver from Germany  Hello again, now I had found the documentation about my PC (I had bought it second hand without documents) in the www; now I had read that the BIOS could only handle RAM up to 192 MB. Is that right?Message Edited by Oliver700203 on 08-31-2008 01:05 AMMessage Edited by Oliver700203 on 08-31-2008 01:19 AMMessage Edited by Oliver700203 on 08-31-2008 04:01 AM

A:RAM / BIOS problem with:TP 1200 series (1161)

Hi there, The 1200 series TP officially only supports 128mb upgrade. You can, however use 256mb successfully but the chip has to be low density. You can tell if it's the right one by looking at the chip. It has to have 16 chips on it, eight on one side and eight on the other. Use PC100 SDRAM 144pin SODIMM. You can get them off ebay for about £20.00. I have just upgraded my 1200's memory with one and it works perfectly. I think the reason you computer was showing 64mb was because that's what's installed on the M/B in the factory and the 512mb chip was not showing at all.

Thinkpad i1200 - Wireless Mini PCI Card - 320mb Ram - 40Gb HDD - XP Home SP2

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Hello there!
So I was experiencing some unsolving problems with my laptop so I figured refreshing it might do the deed. But when I did so my touchpad scrolling started not to work: I couldnt scroll it up, down or sideways in my windows 8. Now i`ve tried pretty much everything I could imagine to fix it, but I just cant figure it out what`s the problem and why my scrolling is not working. I need sugestions, because I couldn`t sort this out by miself. Thanks!

A:Problem with touchpad in Samsung Series 5 Ultra

Have you uninstalled your touch pad drivers, rebooted and reinstalled? Have you turned off your touchpad manually on the keyboard and turned it back on?

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I just put my old computer back together, when I get this neat little error...I've exhausted all my methods of problem solving and well, I still have a problem. That problem is, whenever I have my monitor attached to the radeon, and set the resolution to 1024X768, the computer restarts. It runs perfect on 800X600, and it works with 1024X768 with the onboard card. I don't show the onboard video in the device manager, and I'm not totally sure it's disabled, causing me this problem. Windows has the most updated driver for my card installed.

A:ATI Radeon 9200 Series Restart Problem

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Hello and thank you for taking the time to help me with my dilemma. I have a Samsung series 5 ultra. Model number NP530U3C-A01US. Running Windows 7. I was in the middle of updating my bios and my computer froze. I waited well over 30 minutes and still nothing. I couldn't move my mouse or anything. Also I could not shut it off. I had to push the power kill button on the bottom of the ultrabook to finally get it to shut off. Now when I turn it on it doesn't do anything. The screen won't turn on and there is no activity after about two seconds.

My big question I guess is if it is now a paperweight?

A:Samsung Series 5 Ultra bios problem!

Seems pretty new, have you contacted Samsung for warranty service or for a quote for repair if it's off warranty?

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Okay, so I have here before me a Sony Vaio NR series laptop.
It has a large problem: The WiFi Doesn't work properly.

For some odd reason, when you start it up in safe mode, the WiFi works perfectly.
When you start it up normally, you see the WiFi light comes on and it connects to one of the preferred networks like it's supposed to, until about a minute later, it turns off the WiFi light and disconnects from the network, and will not find any networks. When you click "Diagnose why windows cannot find any wireless networks" it says "The Wireless Capability is turned off" or something like that and says I should turn on the wireless switch. However, the wireless switch, is already on.
I can flip it as much as I want, it does nothing. The light will not turn on again until I restart it, only to have it do the same thing over again.

I know it's not a hardware problem, cause it works in safe mode just fine. So why doesn't it work in windows when it's started normally?
Help would be much appreciated, I'm pretty close to just reloading the operating system.

EDIT: I have uninstalled and reloaded the updated driver software for the wireless LAN card... no luck.

A:Sony Vaio NR series WiFi problem

You also need to indicate more about your system specs to get any idea of the problem, like: What operating system and its release level? What is the make/model of the wifi card?

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Hey all, let me get down to the point. Lately my steam games (Insurgency, TF2, and ZPS) have been acting up. When I play them, I can usually play 5-15 mins, but then, my character or camera freezes up, like you're being disconnected. However, I can still hear people chatting and hear the game going and see damage indicators. It doesn't go away though, so I have to disconnect. Afterwards, I cannot rejoin that same server--the connection fails. I either have to rejoin another server completely, wait a bit, or restart said game. I've been trying everything possible I could think of to fix it. I uninstalled some programs I got around the time this started happening, completely uninstalled steam and its associated programs, antispyware and antivirus scanned, and updated my gfx card drivers. Can anyone help me?

It's a really frustrating problem and make its hard for me to do my job and have fun.

Some tech. help would be greatly appreciate as I do not have the money to have it looked at professionally. Thanks a bunch in advance.

Person has intel penitum 4 cpu 2.8 ghz, 510 mb ram
Also, as a side note, my Heroes III game worked fine, if this helps specify the problem. I have yet to test out my other games, but as soon as I do, I'll update this post or post again with any new information. Thrice you people have my thanks. :mrgreen:

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I bought this pc a week ago but only noticed a couple of days ago that when the machine goes into sleep mode I cant wake it up properly. I thought that it was my wireless mouse at first so changed to the included non-usb one to see what would happen. Ok here is what is going on. The PC is a HP with a Intel® Core™2 CPU 6400 @ 2.13GHz CPU:0, has Japanese Vista Home Premium installed, 4gb ram, NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GS etc. When the PC goes into sleep mode and I try to wake it up, I get the display up just fine, but the mouse indicator is frozen. Sometimes I get that dreaded BSOD and when I try to boot up again it wont. I then have to go back into safe mode (F8) and choose the second alternative which I think reads something like this in English [abondon restore and reboot]. Having gone through that the pc boots up fine. Can somebody please suggest what the problem might be and how to solve it please. I have searched the web somewhat and have seen a post somewhere here that suggested that it may be connected to the graphics card. I have tested the graphics card out and there seems to be no problem there, and the drivers are the very latest.

Thank you in advance.

A:New Hp Pavilion V Series Pc And Sleep Mode Problem

Please post the BSOD information as it will help us to isolate the problem.Where did you get the video drivers from? I generally avoid Windows Update and HP for video drivers - preferring to get them from (in this case) Have you tried to roll the drivers back? Have you tried removing the old drivers completely, rebooting, and then installing the newly downloaded nVidia drivers?Is this 32 bit or 64 bit Vista? 32 bit Vista doesn't recognize all 4 gB of RAM (I've got it on 2 systems at home). Although I haven't noticed any significant problems with it, I'm starting to wonder if there's any drawbacks to using too much RAM on these systems.

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I have installed the driver from the cd that came with the printer . And it's working , but when I go to the properties the manufacturer and model number are missing .

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My b-in-l has just bought an Acer 3000 series laptop. It appears to be partitioned into two sections, C & D ~ both of which are around 37Gb in capacity. He keeps getting a message saying that the C drive is nearly full ~ this is despite the fact that there's only around 2.5Gb of files/folders and programs on it. When we right-clicked on the C icon and chose properties, it comes up that 35GB is used up with only around 2.5Gb left ~ this would appear to be exactly the opposite of the way things actually are! Any ideas what the problem is and how it can be rectified? We've run chkdsk (no problems found) and cleaned all the rubbish out but it hasn't made much difference. We've also run all his (up to date) anti-spyware and anti-virus software but nothing came up. His OS is XP by the way...

A:Acer 3000 Series Laptop Problem

The partitions are FAT32 right? If so convert them to NTFS.

Here's how:

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I am running Win 7 64bit Pro on GA-H170-HD3 Rev 1 MB (not DDR3) and i5-6600 Skylake CPU and 16 GB Ram, installed Feb 2 2016. This replaced GA-P45 MB and Quad 4 Intel CPU. The Win 7 64bit Pro OS was Cloned onto my SSD. System has been performing fine.
I have a PhotoSmart C5280 All in One Printer, which was installed after that Hardware Upgrade and has worked OK until 24 Feb, when it started to do some strange things, which I was not able to correct, by changes to settings. In the end I decided to Uninstall the C5280 and perform a Reinstal, which I had done on a number of occasions previously, when it played up.
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ATI Radeon 9550 / X1050 Series Resolution Problem.
I have an ATI Radeon 9550 / X1050 Series card. On VGA I can reach 1280x1080 however on DVI I can only reach 1280x720. I am using a Sony DDL-32ex500 as my monitor. I have the most up to date drivers from Ati. All I get from my tv above 1280x720 is a black screen. Any ideas?

A:ATI Radeon 9550 / X1050 Series Resolution Problem Help!

In device manager is your card listed or does it show standard VGA?

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Hey all,
So I've been helping some older neighbors of mine get their network set up and the only thing I haven't been able to do it get the vista x32 laptop to print wirelessly to the printer. I can print over the wired XP machine but the laptop has proven difficult. I have setup a wireless print server several times before but on HP printers. In the que the satus is "sent to printer" but the document will not print. The drivers are all the newest ones, I can scan from the printer to the laptop, but no printing.
Thanks in advance

A:Problem printing from laptop to Lexmark 6500 series

Did you have any luck in setting up your neighbors printer to print to the laptop?

I have a similar situation....laptop with Vista - this was working fine till last week, I upgraded Vista from Home Premium to Ultimate. Now, cant print to the Lexmark printer.

Called Lexmark Tech support, not much help at all, all we could figure out was that I had to run any program that I wanted to print from as Administrator - then it worked fine.

Did you come up with any solutons?

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I have a Fujitsu Lifebook Series E that used to connect to the internet but will not connect now. It will not recognize or list any wireless connections available. Actually, I can't even pull up an empty list of wireless connections available. It does have a local area connection but it says a network cable is unplugged. I know it may be a faulty wireless card but I don't know how to test it or, if it is bad, where the find it to replace it. Can someone please guide me through the steps to either fix the connection or determine if my wireless card is bad? I appreciate any and all help. Thank you!

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WINDOWS XP -Operating System
WIRELESS USB ADAPTOR - Internet Connection

If you want a screenshot or anything else, I will be happy to supply them.

Thanks for your time.

A:Static IP Address for a Zyxel Prestige 660 Series Problem.

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This is an area of computers I know nothing about. I'm using xp and after a recent update from Microsoft I started receiving the message, "Asus nVidia Series Shell has encountered a problem and needs to close", each time I start up. I'm not sure it was the download that caused this or whether that was just a coincidence.

So far everything seems to work ok - I merely click on the message to cancel it and carry on with what I'm doing. Can anyone explain
1 ) What a series shell is 2)What is its purpose
3)How do I find out what the problem is and what can I do to correct it.

With thanks


A:Asus nVideo Series Shell has encounted a problem

dear charlie

i have encountered exactly the same problem and my computer vendor does not know how to deal with it. have you managed to find an answer? i would be grateful for a solution.


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Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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The cursor is jumping around when you lift your finger from the trackpad. I am finding it very difficult to use Photoshop and cannot do anything precise which is ironic as this is a precision touchpad. There is nothing precision about it.
In this post someone found a firmware Dell for XPS13, Is there something similar for 5559?
Thank Very Much

A:Problem in 5559 (series 5000) touchpad / trackpad

You can update the System Setup(BIOS)and see if that make an difference. Please click on the link below:

Just making sure I'm reading your post correctly, you do have the precision touchpad on the Inspiron 5559 ? Correct ? If you don't know for sure, go to device manager, stroll down to "Mice And Other Pointed Devices, and then expand it. Hopefully, you'll see touchpad driver.

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Hi, this is my first post on this board.

My computer currently does not play any sound. Under device manager, there is an exclamation point next to the Creative SB Live! Series (WDM) entry.

Can this be solved by just uninstalling the driver for that device, restarting the computer, and allowing Windows to reinstall the driver?

I recently had a problem with my USB ports --- namely, that nothing was being recognized by them. All the USB Root Hub entries had the same exclamation points, and I was told to uninstall and reinstall the driver for the Enhanced Host Controller. This worked, and so I'm wondering if I just have to do the same thing this time around.

I have another problem with this computer (involving an incredibly long load-up time between signing in under a profile and being able to use any programs), but I'd like to do one thing at a time here. Thanks for any help you can give.

A:No Sound --- Problem with Creative SB Live! Series (WDM) device

I'd try uninstalling the driver and rebooting. If your running an XP it should provide a sound driver for Creative? If not - pop up to Microsoft updates and click Custom not Express and see what comes up under your Hardware, for system updates. Jazz

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when the game show main menu(options,career,quick play....)the keyboard and the mouse is not working.when i close the game all works ok!any idea what happens?

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Can any one help
This has got to the stage where I am going to dicard this card,
Its a radeon 9200 series 128mb,
I have contacted the manufacturer with no success, downloaded all the up to date drivers, changed my monitor settings .. the list continues
the problem is when I play games , Doom half Life Medal of Honour, ( by the way the PC is a 1.6 Ghz with 500 + of ram these games worked fine on Win 2000 but on XP there`s a problem) this being that the graphics flicker and you can see behind certain images, not explained very well I know but the images flicker on and off in like triangle blocks so if you looking at say a wall , the wall is there but it flickers to black triangles.. if anyone can understand waht I`m saying maybe they could advise

A:radeon 9200 series Graphics Card Problem

I'm asuming you have Cats 5.12.
Does the card have a heatsink and a fan? If it does, is the fan working correctly?

If it is, then you've got a bugged GPU, see if you can get it replaced.

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Good day i have a DELL INSPIRON 15 3000 SERIES.. I started using it from FEBRUARY 2016... I have no problem using it until this June 12 2016.. It just wont turn on... When the adapter is plugged the charging LED opens but later the light will disappear.. I already tried the 30 seconds power press without the battery and the adapter to release the stock power.. But it still doesn't work,,, I'm confused because why do the CHARGING LIGHT TURNED ON WHEN I PUT THE BATTERY ON AND PUT THE CHARGER IN..?? any help please or suggestions... please and thanks


Thank for writing to us!
If the system come up to the Dell logo kindly run diagnostics.
This could be a hardware issue which might need a service call.Kindly provide us with the service tag and email address via private message .

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I'm trying to install windows 8.1 on a sony vaio E series laptop which had windows 8 preloaded on it. I made a bootable usb thumb drive with Windows USB CD/DVD Download tool. When i try to boot through the pdrive it doesn't boot. I selected the option to boot from external device and selected the boot mode as UEFI. But it doesnot go into the windows 8.1 setup.
Then i selected the legacy mode and started the setup but it booted into the 8.1 setup. I formatted the C: Drive and selected that partition to install windows 8.1 on it but it showed mean an error showing that the partition is of GPT style and windows cannot install. I was doomed...
I searched on the internet and came to know that it happens because it is not booted in the UEFI mode and then i tried again but it doesnot go into the windows setup and shows a black screen with the notification that no operating system was found. I tried everything i could but couldnt fix it. I badly need your help!

A:Problem with installing windows 8.1 on sony vaio e series

Originally Posted by athar123

I made a bootable usb thumb drive with Windows USB CD/DVD Download tool. When i try to boot through the pdrive it doesn't boot.

UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows

To Create a Bootable UEFI USB Flash Drive using Free Program "Rufus".
- Under Partition scheme and target system type, select GPT partition scheme for UEFI Computer
- Under File system, select FAT32
- Click/tap on the browse icon and select your Windows 8.1 64-bit ISO file.

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Hi, First of all sorry about my poor english. i have a SERVICE TAG LAPTOP: <ADMIN NOTE: Service tag removed per privacy policy>

I Just installed windows 8.1 . I Install al drivers but WIFI drivers is NOT WORKING. i tried a lot of differents drivers with no succes. 

the wifi card is:
Any solution ? Thanks!!

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Before everything, I apologize for my English, because I'm Pole and when I have problems I use a translator.
OK, now my problem. I have an old laptop, Acer Aspire 2010 (for detailed specification you can go to my profile to System Spec bookmark) with Win 7.
Before I did formatting EVERYTHING WORKS FINE.

And problem is that, after formatting computer i can't correctly install drivers to my graphic card. It's quite complicated, i tried a lot of solution but none of them worked. I am going to explain this as easily as I can.
So, when i try to install drivers by normal way (version 6.5 for xp - newer drivers don't operate my graphic card), system show this communicate:

When I saw this i realized I forgot to install Mainboard drivers, but there is problem with compatibility - there is no drivers for this Mainboard working with Win 7.
So I give up with Mainboard drivers and focused on graphic card. I can install these drivers in Troubleshooting Mode but there is another problem. When I shut down computer there shows bluescreen, always the same: When I restart my computer, resolution is good (1280x800; without drivers 1024x768) but there is no transparency from Windows Aero.

I tried to use a Mobility, but it won't works too.
I looked at maaany forums, but I can't find working solution of my problem, so, please, help.
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A:Drivers problem ATI Radeon Mobility 9600 Series

It is quite old issue, however once again happened to be a problem after fresh reinstallation of Win 7 (disk format) and Aero not working at all. Transparency also disappeared.

Three days looking for new driver.
Maybe someone has the same problem - so it is solution:

1. starting from standard VGA installed by win 7 during system installation process

2. install old driver for for XP (delivered by notebook producer); it results with better resolution but not aero and not transparency.

3. download driver for Radeon Pro 9700 - catalyst_8-31-100_vista32_rtm

4. unpack it - it creates folder ATI/SUPPORT/catalyst ...

5. go to control panel, dvice manager, and update manually driver for graphics card browsing to this folder described above.

6. it updates driver asking in the end for restart,

7. restart - Aero is again !!!


maybe it is possible to bypass step 2 but I am not sure.

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Service Tag
Computer Model
Inspiron 15 7000 Series 7559

So, problem is not with hardware, as all dell tests passed and evrthng is OK.
Windows does not boot (none, 7,8,8.1,10)
It stops.:

Error Code is memory management or DLC watchdog violation or ...nonpaged area smthng like this.

Please help.

A:Inspiron 15 7000 Series 7559-Unidentified Problem, Please HELP!SOS

Hi Georgian Dell,
Thank you for reaching out to Dell Community Forum.
Do you get any BSOD error code?
Can you private message us a picture of the error code? Also, did you try to re-install the operating system (none, 7,8,8.1,10) ?
Note: please don't mention the service tag or email id on the public forum as it contains your personal information

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A few months ago I got a new PC with the ATI Radeon X1300/X1550 Series graphics card. From the day I got it, I've been having problems with the graphics card. When I play a game, which my PC can handle, the PC goes very slow unless I put the graphics settings to low. Also, I can't play a DVD on my PC, it says there is a problem with my graphics card.

Can anyone help?

I have the latest drivers. (ATI Catalyst 7.10)

PC Spec
DualCore AMD Athlon 64 X2, 2800 MHz (14 x 200) 5600+
nVIDIA nForce 6100-4xx, AMD Hammer
2048 MB (DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM)
Radeon X1300/X1550 Series (256 MB)
596.1 GB Hard Drive Space

Any more information required just ask

Thanks, Mattie!

A:ATI Radeon X1300/X1550 Series (256mb) Problem

What games are you trying to play? What card do you actually have? It may be from that series but the X1300 and the X1550 are two different cards with the X1550 a bit better. Anyway, they are both fairly low powered cards for high end gaming. Depending on the games you are trying to play, low settings might be the only way to play them.

That said, if you haven't already, go into the BIOS and disable the onboard graphics. As long as it is enabled, it is unnecessarily tying up some of your system RAM and perhaps it is conflicting with the ATI card.

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