Question about Compaq Presario CQ56-115DX Laptop
Laptop was frozen, so I pressed the off button until it went off and when I turned it back on, it never went to the screen asking if you wanted to start in safe mode etc... It just sits there with a blank screen and the caps lock button is flashing
Open the ram memory cover and remove the memories module a d clean the contact wire with soft cotto. Cloth an re-insert and start the computer. Maybe it helps
Posted on Nov 20, 2013
Testimonial: "I tried this, but no such luck. I have found out that the one blink on the caps lock means a bad CPU problem. Think I am in trouble."
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
This is a first step, a bit of magic that frequently works.
Try a Hard Reset according to HP's instructions at
Posted on Nov 28, 2009
Open the Notebook from the back side and locate the RAM. Now remove the RAM and place it again and check, you can even try inserting the RAM in different slot if any used slot is available.
Posted on Feb 12, 2010
SOURCE: when i press the power
I believe blinking lights on the Caps and NumLock means that there is a problem about the Hardware, I've been a Tech Support for HP and those blinking lights are problems for Video Card, CPU, Memory.
It would be better if you call the manufacturer try if they can service your machine.
Hope it helps. =)
Posted on Apr 19, 2011
If your laptop appears to boot up and the hard disk LEDflashes, then the problem is probably a back light fault. This can be a faultyinverter or a faulty CCFL lamp. Please click on this link and follow myinstructions to identify the fault and possible fix :- http://www.fixya.com/support/r3598095-faulty_laptop_lcd_screen
Posted on Feb 09, 2012
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