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Compaq presario 900 series pp2140 model 1456vqlit laptop screen does not stay open (stable) falls down and up when open

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your hard drive seems to be smart bad, yes you need to replace the hard drive.

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  • install the quick launch buttons
  • change the language of your keyboard, go to the control panel and click the regional and language option and change language of engliash united kingdom

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SOURCE: compaq presario 5000 series.

There is a little hole next to the drawer above or below.
Straiten out a paper clip and push it in the hole this will release the drawer and it will open

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My computer has recently decided to stop working. I can turn on the tower and the monitor to power it up and the tower does it's normal thing like it is working, the screen on the other hand stays...


If you mean you didn't get any display in your monitor the first solution is u must reinsert your memory and memory slot.if still have the same issue confirm your monitor is connected to your tower properly.if you still have the same issue just replace your memory (ram).thank you.

Sep 05, 2011 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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My compaq laptop powers up but the monitor stays black i tried to plug it in a monitor and nothing.


Unfortunately..your display may be shot...Is it a Compaq Presario? These laptops have a history of display problems...I have a Compaq Presario R3000 and the display is showing a reddish color in the left bottom corner of the screen and my brother had a similar problem with a Compaq laptop where the monitor stopped working....Unfortunately it would cost more to replace the monitor than to buy an Apple MacBook...
You can buy a cable and attach the laptop to a desktop monitor and it will work although you will lose the mobility of the laptop which is what makes a laptop so appealing.
If your laptop has a NVidia graphics card you can go to display in control panel and set it up to use Plug & Play Monitor but you may need to use safe mode or you wont be able to see anything because your screen doesn't work....You might get lucky and when you plug in the cable (just like you would to attach a PC tower to a monitor), it will work and you will be able to make the monitor the dominant screen.

Oct 29, 2010 | PC Desktops

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How do you fix a black screen on compaq presario v6000?


I would start with using the Restoration Disk, and when asked do a Non-Destructive restoration.

[Don't have one? Go to HP Support on the internet, then to Contact HP. In the US the disks are free. The shipping and handling is not. $17 for a 5 to 7 day ship, $24 for a 2 to 3 day ship. The designation Presario v6000 just means your computer is one of the Presario v6000 series. The EXACT product number is on the bottom of your laptop. It's in the white Service Tag, and to the left of P/N. Write it down, have it ready to tell the nice people at HP Support. PS. Calling in the US is free. It's a toll-free number ]

Past this I would look into seeing if the Display Cable has become slightly disconnected, or is damaged.

The top cover of your laptop, the LCD screen, the metal frame around the LCD screen, and the frame around the LCD screen in front that you see, (Bezel), is the Display Assembly.

Coming out of the body of the laptop that you do not see, is a Display cable. (And the Wireless Antenna Cable)

Opening and closing the laptop can cause this cable to become disconnected, (Usually slightly), and/or damaged.
(Yes, I know. Who designed this?)

To lead you into reconnecting the Display cable, is going to be lengthy. I don't know your skill prowess, but repairing the cable may be more than you wish to take on.

First you will need to download the Service Manual. It's free from HP Support.

I chose the Compaq Presario V6000AU for an example. All of the v6000 series should fall within this service manual.

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/manualCategory?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=3200953&

On this page scroll down to the listing -
Compaq Presario V6000 Notebook PC - Maintenance and Service Guide, and left-click on it.

This is a PDF file. The computer you are on now has Adobe Reader on it, which uses PDF files.
I would suggest upgrading, (Free), to the newest version of Adobe Reader, if your computer does not have it on it.
Adobe Reader 9.3.4

After you click on the above file name, it will take time for the file to download.
You may just see a blank page until the file fully downloads.
Advise be patient.

Page 146 deals with the Display Assembly.

[ NOTE*
Before working on a laptop, ensure all electrical sources to the laptop are disconnected.
Remove the AC adapter (Charger), and the Battery.

Also follow Anti-Static Precautions.
If you do not know what Anti-Static Precautions are, please post in a Comment ]

Page 147 shows the Display Cable. Enlarge the page for clarity.
(Use the Zoom In tool. The + sign at the top )

The above are the easy repairs. Past this point it gets pretty intricate.

[May be a problem with the graphics chip. The GPU.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GPU

The bottom of the GPU used, (Nvidia GeForce G0 6150. Integrated graphics. GPU is soldered to the motherboard), has pins on the bottom. Contact pins.
The socket these pins insert into is a BGA socket.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ball_grid_array

Over time, and with the heat involved inside a laptop, the pins become slightly un-soldered from the BGA socket.
This allows a bad connection.

If this is the problem the GPU chip needs to be reworked with a Reflow machine. Not a common piece of equipment in a 'Geeks are us' type of computer repair shop, if you catch my drift.
Repair will be stated as replace the motherboard.

There are other problems that can be afoot, with no easy DIY solution.

Sep 27, 2010 | PC Desktops

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Pentium 4 upgrade


Hello,

The Compaq Presario SR2011WM supports following processors:

CPU/Processor
  • Socket: 775
  • Supports the following processors:
    • Pentium D 900 series Dual Core (Pressler, 65nm)
    • Pentium D 800 series Dual Core (Smithfield, 90nm)
    • Pentium 4 601 series (Cedar Mill, 65nm)
    • Pentium 4 600 series (Prescott, 90nm)
    • Pentium 4 500 and 501 series (Prescott, 90nm)
    • Celeron D series (Prescott, 90nm)
Hope it helped.

Nov 19, 2009 | HP Compaq Presario SR2011WM PC Desktop

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My screen stays black when you turn it on. model HSTNN-C17C which is located under the battery. Presario V5000


This isn't a desktop PC by the way. Do any of the lights come on? If not, try to run the laptop from the AC power. If the lights come on but no display, then your backlight or inverter on the LCD panel for your V5000 might be bad.

Oct 08, 2009 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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It appears that the hard disk drive is not being seen in the Bios. Ensure that both the power and data cables are connected to the drive and the controller. try booting again.

Jan 24, 2009 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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My compaq presario 550 notebook wont stay on it turns on and then cuts off and comes back on ,it does that until it dies


hmmm..can it run without battery on main power? try that, and then, install battery after computer is stable

Apr 28, 2008 | PC Desktops

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Compaq presario dessktop 5000 series 5330US model#470019-713,Intel Pentium 4


Here is a link which supplys all needed internal parts for you specific computer...

http://www.impactcomputers.com/compaq-presario-5500-desktop-parts-internal-parts-and-assemblies.html

Feb 25, 2008 | Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

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