Question about Compaq Presario Notebook

1 Answer

When ipower on my compaq presario x1000 laptop the power light goes on and the fan spins for a few seconds and thats it .once in a great while it starts up fine but very rarely.any sugestions? thank you

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 3,278 Answers

Hello.

I suspect that your systems may be overheating and shuts itself off.

Disconnect all power. Remove covers as needed.

Some suggestions are:

1. Reseat the memory

2. Remove the bottom of your laptop where the fan is located and blow out all the dust with compressed air.

3. Replace the fan

4. If you wiggle the power cable near the laptop and the laptop works for a bit, your power jack may need to be soldered or replaced.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Compaq Presario x1000 with no battery won't start off AC


Battery is needed to complete circuit. Too bad you didn't have the old one.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Battery-For-HP-Pavilion-ZT3300-ZT3200-ZT3100-ZT3000-Compaq-Presario-X1000-X1200-/150853086051?pt=Laptop_Batteries&hash=item231f8b6b63

Not advertising, it is just an example.

Still doesn't work after Battery installed, post back in a Comment.
Suggest do not be so quick to toss it away.

Regards,
joecoolvette

Dec 19, 2012 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

1 Answer

My compaq laptop F500 has black screen when power on


That sounds like a power supply problem. That would be the first thing I would check. If it was the processor, you would have heard a long beeping sound or if it was the memory you would hear about three 'annoying beeps'. The main reason you indicated there is no display on the screen and that the fan spins for a few seconds then shuts off, would hint that power is not going to the mother board long enough to spin the processor or cooling fan. Hope this helps :)

Apr 17, 2010 | Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook

1 Answer

Wireless can't turn on for Compaq Presario X1000


Are you connected to a network and is the light on laptop lit for wifi?

Jan 23, 2009 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

1 Answer

Computer does not start up.


sorry bud my advice would by 2 get a new 1 most laptops now adays are only have a lifespan of 3 to4 years but saying that you done well getting 6 years plumdj

Nov 11, 2008 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

1 Answer

Compaq x1000 (x1200) only powers u when I apply lots of pressure to both sides of the laptop


well my friend for me it sounds like there is smthing loose and you will need to open the laptop and see what is that exactly

and again if i were u i would try to bring a new battery and make sure that i put firmly in there (make is its not moving at all and by any means).


thats all i can think of right now

let me know what happened with u

cheers

Aug 31, 2008 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

1 Answer

Compaq Presario X1000 power issues


Unassemble the fan and see if there is a lot of dirt and dust in there. If the fan is NOT working you need to fix that issue before you do anything else. Does the computer randomly shut down ?

Robert

Aug 27, 2008 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

1 Answer

Broken power button


They Have one for sale On ebay if you need..

Look here for your compaq presario X1000 power button bezel

http://cgi.ebay.com/APCL312M000-compaq-presario-X1000-power-button-bezel_W0QQitemZ230260679776QQihZ013QQcategoryZ60265QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem








Hope it helps.....
http://www.wnycomputerpro.com

Jun 11, 2008 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

3 Answers

Blank screen on Compaq Presario X1000


Since u said that ur screen flashed and also u said that when u connected an external VGA nothing would display so from these two i can tell you that it is a hardware problem and that too with the VGA card/display card.

Thankyou

Feb 10, 2008 | Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Compaq Presario Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

48 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Compaq Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18389 Answers

Abhinandan  Patil
Abhinandan Patil

Level 3 Expert

568 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2017 Answers

Are you a Compaq Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...