• Intel with Turbo Boost and 1 DIMM or 2

    I am looking to buy a new laptop in the coming months.  I see that some are coming with processors rated at lower speeds but have Turbo Boost.  Does anyone have any thoughts as to how effective this is? Also, is there any difference between 1 stick of RAM at 2G or 2 sticks at 1G? I see there is a...

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  • how do i reset a dell latitude pentium 2 laptop?

    i found this old ass dell latitude pentium 2 laptop but i cant seem to get past the password screen. the previous owner was my brother in law for work but he doesnt remember cuz it was his boss that had made the password....so since he cant really get ahold of the guy now since he hasnt worked...

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  • Mysterious wireless network problem

    We have a wireless network in our small high school that is usually trouble-free. Server is 2003 server; clients are XP Professional. We use roaming profiles. There is a bank of five HP laptops in the library that use this wireless connectivity. The machines are identical in model and OS. Four of...

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  • Keyboard has mapped e to the end of q and w keys

    Interesting keyboard binding question for you: One of my users has a laptop. When he presses either the 'q' or 'w' key, an 'e' is added to the end of them. For example: q = qe , w = we This only occurs with those two keys though...I've checked the mapping, everything looks normal. I thought it was...

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  • Dell Memory Packs

    I was wondering why someone would have multiple memory packs for their laptop? If there is a filter on the laptop, by replacing the memory pack does that remove the filter from the previous memory pack? Thank you.

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  • Finding manufacture date of IBM laptop

    Hi all, In work, I'm trying to determine how old a IBM T41 Laptop (Type: 2373-4FG ) I've tried Lenovo support site but I just find out if it's in or out of warranty. I've also trying googling without success. Thanks in advance paul

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  • Data Encryption

    Hi, I am looking for a software or a way to protect data in the travel laptop, just in case someone lost their laptop. does anybody have any ideas? Especialy easy to use and low cost :-) Thanks... Paul

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  • Replacement motherboard for Gateway MX6453 notebook computer

    I am working on a Gateway MX6453 notebook with a bad motherboard (part #31MA3MM00B1) and am having trouble finding a replacement board. Does anyone know if I am limited to this exact part number for replacement or do I have other options? If so, what other boards can I use as a replacement.

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  • Tracking Laptop Users

    Does anyone have a recommendation for a good software program to track internet content for lap top users when not connected to the network? Specifically, what software does the best tracking when the users connects back to the network.

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  • PCMCIA UNKNOWN_MANUFACTURER

    I have a SanDisk CompactFlash card that has been working in all of my laptops except for the newest one I just got. When I put the card in the new laptop it recognizes that a card has been inserted because the new hardware install dialog pops up but it can't find any drivers for it. When I go into...

    RoadDust390 pointsBadges:
  • Disk needs to be checked for consistency…

    My laptop at work is experiencing technical issues. It is extremely slow all of a sudden and I am constantly having programs that are "unresponsive". The newest issue is when my computer totally freezes up and I am forced to restart it it gives me the message: Checking file system on C: The type of...

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  • Laptop Win XP start-up begins kaleidescope of page image.

    My laptop has gone multi vision, as soon as I start up it gives 8sections of windows opening page which quickly multiplies to 16, 32, 64 and finally hundreds of mini pages of normal log on and everything is still working underneath. Tried connecting other monitor, same effect on that. Managed to...

    Tantramancan5 pointsBadges:
  • NTLDR Missing error message at boot.

    I have a DELL 1721 Laptop. ADM processors. When booting the the NTLDR missing error message is displayed. hit any key to continue. Error repeats I do not have a floppy drive.

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  • Compaq neevo N800c Laptop

    My question I have this laptop, replaced the harddrive,system now powers up and shuts down after approximately 15-20 seconds, did manage to get into set up for a few seconds, any suggestions. thanks

    Golfer2110 pointsBadges:
  • Hardware problems……?

    I've got a gateway laptop, Had an issue with it freezing 3/4 of the way through a reformat. Supposed that it was the HDD, So I bought a new one, sent off for new boot discs from gateway (just to cover all my bases). Ive installed the HDD and it's freezing at the same location.....any ideas?

    Techsavy5 pointsBadges:

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