I did try to find a HD this morning while in town, but all that was open at the time was wal-mart and they had nothing but discs and thumb thingys. Javascript is disabled in this browser. I can try system restore but if it shuts down now during restore,,,could be the death of this one too. Any way thanks for trying,, I appreciate it and the time you spent. So this must be a software problem. Hi miloman I can understand your frustration with computers! TechSpot Account Sign up for free , it takes 30 seconds.

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It is like it knows what I am attempting to do and goes into defiance 74b0. TechSpot Account Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds.

If it was dust maybe all I need to do is clean the others? Your question as far as the updates, I had to to stop them after have too go to 1st, system restore and when that didn’t fix what ever was wrong, then too system recovery via total destruction just to get the thing to act right again after letting the updates dwnload and install,,,that was almost everytime! Deleted the drive from Device Manager, and rebooted. Already have an account? Today, when I turned it on, instead 470b it 740g to desk top as usual, it went to a kinda dos with the energy star logo and stated ” HD failure is imminent select F2 or F”?


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As to replacing the drive, Rabbit and others can probably help you more with questions about replacing it then I can Again, another 740h the forums work well as a “collective” effort I probably won’t be able to post back again till tonight or maybe tomorrow night.

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I think all the other computers got ruined from whatever comes through with what I am looking for. Each disk error attribute has both a “count” and “threshold”. I never set it up or was prompted too on that laptop from best buy, this dwnload I see says I must be to use it, “How do I know if Ho am and if it has been set?

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Drive Performance Sustained transfer. But this time just look for where it says firmware. I’ve heard that the original software burning program can be the culprit, but I’ve bp Sonic. Sometimes ya just got to give it a break and find some humor in it. Warranty information HP Product.

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Hp b Burner won’t recognize blank CDs Jul 14, I have one other problem, that no one can help with. Ask a question and give support. Would the library have any reason that would prevent such a tasK? Makes my head spin and yet almost the majority of the populace wades through all this with what “appears to be” ease.

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Here is what I’ve done. I haven’t a clue how anyone does these sort of things, it is a totally different thought process for the norm and like the new form of texting short hand,,WHERES THE dictionary? Video resolution x video resolution with a minimum of 16 bit color required for video capture, authoring, and editing.


Do you already have an account? This is my 5 th Microsoft product computor 74b 6 years, and the recovery disk option is prompting me periodicaly to create these,I really need these cause this junk is so un stable it will end up in the junk heap along with all the others if I don’t,,pretty soon I feel.

Dwnload b I thank you in advance! I had mistakenly begun to think this forum was dead website, cause everything involving my issue I found, “others posting the same questions were old and had no anserw’s with them. How does HP install software and gather data? These are best if you aren’t concerned about any gp your data sitting on a server on the internet probably not good if that includes very private data, income tax returns, etc.

It can be frustrating when you want to do the simple and seems lots of work to figure out Run the Nero InfoTool again.

Installed the latest firmware from HP. Your name or email address:

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