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Ok it all started wid wid a new OS installation on ma HP PAVILION DV4 it got to de point where de system had to restart in de installation of the windows N that was it After de restart my laptop can't change from de nomal HP Screen that pops up whenever u restart a pc/laptop or wen U. am talking aba were it provides u de option to select ESC , F10 yeah that place well mine cant go beyond that screen N all the options to like the above ESC n F10 entering boot menu are not available all the keys aren't functionin cos all i get are noisy beeps sounds whenever I press any KEY all I can do on that screen is to HIT ALT+ctrl+del TO RESTART ASIDE DAT ALL MA EFFORTS ave proved futile

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  • filswood Jan 01, 2011

    I was installing a windows7
    N i got stuck in de restart process.
    N it's been three days Now.
    N I was Using VISTA GAMER EDITION that is de previous OS
    but formatted the Hard dsk completely before starting wid dis

  • filswood Jan 02, 2011

    yeah thanks I tried wid ave tried wid aba three different bootable os
    but its just that thescreen is stuck cos
    I can hear de dvd rom picking up
    but screen will just noy change n also the beeping noise last as long as U keep pressing de keys
    I even tried wid an external dvd but stil wont d bad news is am on holidays now in GHANA in AFRICA n cant return it cos i bought it in france

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First thing that comes to mind is have you downloaded all of the updated driveras from the manufacturers web site? Most apps won't work unless you do.
Have you downloaded all the Windows updates?

Let us know what the OS is and then we will be in a better possition to advise.

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  • specialistel Jan 02, 2011

    Software has no warranty, so even if you were able to take it back, they wouldn't do anything about it.
    Check those drivers!
    Good luck with it and I'm sure you'll fix it in the end.

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It sounds like your reformat of the Hard Drive wiped Vista Gamer Ed and nothing is left on the system but ROM BIOS. Two fixes - (1) rewind time by extracting your HDD and installing it into a working system, then UNFORMAT the HDD, and retry Win7 install after booting into Vista Gamer Edition, or Better Solution:(2) retry Win7 install by installing Win7 from a bootable CD. It has to be a bootable Win7 install CD, since your computer is no longer bootable from the (reformatted) Hard Drive. How you know this: noisy beeps when you press any key to select any boot option or try to run the HP diagnostics.

Heres where HP lets you order bootable recovery CDs:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00810334&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=464513

HP's "Overview of Recovering the OS or Reinstalling the operating System":
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00006110&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&product=464513

You'll want to find out whether your PC is one the 3 listed below to get the most precise User Guide/Manual for your Notebook PC:
(1) HP Pavilion DV4000 CTO Notebook
(2) HP Pavilion DV4000LA Notebook
(3) HP Pavilion DV4000XX Notebook

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