Question about HP Compaq Presario V5000Z Notebook
I have some problems to startup my IBM intelliStation M Pro after trying to get BIOS and change it to start first the CD-Rom driver before the hard drive (C). Why? The reason is that I want to install UBURNTU by a CD. To get in BIOS (?), I pressed "Ctrl + A". Curiously, I found 15 devices, but only 2 are used. The device #2 which is used for (C) the hard drive and #7 the CD-Rom? (I suppose, not sure because I don't have knowledge of technical and computer). Others are written "no device". I check everything and went to everywhere I can move with the arrow (right, left, up, and down), I didn't find anything is said: "Hard Drive" and "CD-Rom" device. After all, I have changed nothing. When I took "exit", I was carefully about "yes and no", before pressing to any letter to "boot" the system as it is required.
After this, when I turn on my computer, I get this error message and it's said: "Hardware malfunction. Call your hardware vendor for support. *** The system has halted**
I tried several time from morning and evening to get start, but it didn't working. Currently, my monitor is dark likely it is not connected to the hard drive. The 3 lights (power, hard drive, and CD-Rom) of the destop are solid green, but the left one is flashing slowly. The power light of the monitor is orange, not green. Usually, when it's connected, it's green. So I don't know what to do. Could you help and tell me what to do, I will be very appreciate. Here are my questions:
1) How I can do to get start again my computer and connect again to my monitor?
2) How I do to get into BIOS and see Hard Drive and CD-ROM?
3) How to change my computer to startup at first the CD-ROM drive?
Doua Yang I get a hardware Malfunction blue screen also. I have to reboot ( sometimes 3-6 times) and then I can use. How do I fix this? Thanks.
Follow the link below for instruction on how to access and change boot orders in bios. I also have a section in my profile that has a couple tips that explain this also.
Posted on Feb 10, 2009
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 27, 2012 | IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6868 PC Desktop
Dec 25, 2010 | IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6849 PC Desktop
Dec 03, 2010 | IBM IntelliStation Z Pro 6221 PC Desktop
Nov 06, 2010 | IBM IntelliStation Z Pro 6221 PC Desktop
Dec 17, 2009 | IBM IntelliStation Z Pro 6221 PC Desktop
Oct 05, 2009 | IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6219 PC Desktop
Sep 23, 2009 | IBM IntelliStation Z Pro 6221 PC Desktop
Oct 29, 2008 | IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6868 PC Desktop
Sep 08, 2008 | IBM IntelliStation M Pro 6868 PC Desktop
550 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: