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Cannot startup laptop in my apartment but can in other locations

I have a compaq nx7010. I can use my laptop with no problem at the office or friends place but when I try to start it up in my apartment, error message appears and I can only boot the laptop in safe mode. My wife's laptop works fine in the apartment. Any idea what can cause this problem?

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  • Bestiole Apr 05, 2008

    The problem was fixed. It was due to the wireless network of the home office that is in the house (as opposed to my personal wireless network). We were using a belkins for the home office and this was the problem....

  • Anonymous May 11, 2010

    What is the error message? What is your operating system? Do you have a wireless network in your apartment?



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We have experienced this issue on many laptops and the common problem is not so obvious, but very simple. Try to turn the laptop on with wireless adapter DISABLED. If it starts, then chances are, You are in reach of N-protocol WiFi transmitter. These are new and not yet fully approved Hi-Speed WiFi access points, which gives speed to a few, but a headache to many. ;) :)

Posted on May 22, 2008

  • Anonymous May 22, 2008

    From my experience this phenomenon is caused by N-protocol WiFi access points, which are not yet approved for general use. Try to start up the book with WiFi off - if it does, try to figure out which of Your neighbors uses WiFi based on IEEE 802.11n standard. ;) :)

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I woud try to leve it on and then go to your house with the laptop
and see what happen with it still on. the laptop. what is by the
door? see if than stay up and runing.

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Star looking more closely at the surrounding environment. Is there other electronic equipment in your apartment that may be interfering with your laptop. Where do you set your laptop when you are trying to start it up at your house as opposed to where you set it up at work? etc....
Genuinely appears to be an environmental issue.

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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