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Compaq iPAQ MP2810 Multimedia Projector

After turning on, the projector goes thru its selftest and then quickly shuts itself off.  The standby light is lit on the power button.

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Re: Compaq iPAQ MP2810 Multimedia Projector

Hi all... i have this projector and it boosts up flashes the blue screen and sometimes the projected image too. then goes to standby mode.

I have managed to keep it going enough to see the problem for myself. Here is what i did.. lye the projector on its left side while a cool blower blows through the left side of the lamp housing. fire it up and it will stay on. I went to the menu and did a factory reset as well as lamp hours reset. checked the lamp hours and it was at zero. so its never going to stay on for long for one reason.

As the lamps get older the emit more heat and therefore cause the unit to shutdown. so if you want it to work your going to have to order that lamp. The cheapest i found is from austrailia link off ebay below.

last link is for the manual found in this forum but not clear on how to get it.

Hope you get a good result bulb on order.

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Price for iPaqMP2810 PLEASE ?

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Re: Compaq iPAQ MP2810 Multimedia Projector

I believe the problem is related to the circuit board and fans which keep the lamp cool be set off prematurely and not keeping system cool, needs replacement circuit board from what I can gather, but I have struggled to get the part from HP/ Compaq only way to service is to take to their service centre.

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