HP Pavilion dv7 turns off!
Initially, I was trying to get my blu ray DVD play. I downloaded another drive and uninstalled the HP mediasmart dvd. It did not work so I deleted the new player and went into the system to an earlier time restore and did. After I restarted my computer, it started randomly turning off the coast and by that I mean the screen. It turns black. I click on enter or left clidk mouse (it seems he invites) then after 5 seconds or if the lights on the right side start to Flash and the display returns. It's already happened and I forgot the solution. Also, my battery died a month ago so I removed it.
Thanks in advance! ccrossland5
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I understand that once you have done a restore, your computer screen will go out randomly to a black screen, but you move your mouse or press on enter the display will return in a few seconds.
It seems that the computer goes into a sleepmode, when you press a button, that it wakes it upward. Here is a document on Management of power (Windows 7 and Vista) Options to help you. It cannot identify your exact model as you he did not, but the instructions will be the same. How can I find my model number or product number
If you're still evil try this.
In the search bar run type command prompt.
Right-click on command prompt and select run as administrator.
Type powercfg /restoredefaulstschemes press ENTER, if this does not work try a hyphen rather than the / the depends on the operating system, you're running.
Please let me know the results and have a good day.
I sincerely hope that you can help me or point me please in the direction from where can I get support for this problem.
I bought a HP Pavilion DV7 - 3180us Entertainment Notebook to the United States in 2010. I now live in England.
My problem is that my laptop keeps turning off randomly without warning.
Is my product number: WA718UA #ABA, my OS is Windows 7 64 bit.
I ran each test component (HP System Diagnostics), all items sent with the exception of the hard.
My test log shows the following error codes:
PLQ36M-53L6M6-XD002J-60 CT 03
I bought and tried a new battery, but this does not resolve the issue.
(Any time), I use a Cooler Master NotePal U3 Laptop Cooler with fans positioned where my laptop gets hotter (down the laptop, when the laptop is in its normal in good position, the hot zone going from the upper left corner (about where is the power button), to down to about the caps lock key; the width of the side left on the F3 key). (This also does not resolve the issue.)
I'm looking forward to your reply.
Finally got support from HP (for some reason, my phone and my other half phone just kept to end the call when I tried to call, even if we had enough credit, could finally operate using Skype as Skype allows free 1-800 numbers even if you use Skype from the United Kingdom).
In case it helps someone else out there he said:
Only the fact that I have recently updated my BIOS would help with overheating problems. Any overheating problems that I knew could not be due to (for example) the motherboard or graphics card, etc. That it may be wise to have my radiator and fan replaced.
Mainly: (no surprises) should I have my hard drive replaced ($155 - $200).
For a person living in the United States the total costs (disk hard, heat sink and fan) would be $ 200 to $ 300 (cost of labor and shipping included).
I bought new 15 hp Pavilion. I noticed several times when I turn on or turn off my charger, screen off for a few seconds and then after a few second screen turned on. Please help me its furstating me.
> It is customary, and in this case necessary to provide you with the exact model of Notebook, you have a problem - with. [There are MANY variants of models of HP Pavilion 15 - T, for example.]
> You should always be sure you have installed/applied all updates for all the hardware devices on your laptop, and all THE updates of Windows marked '' Important '' and all updated Windows "optional"-section for any hardware device in your laptop including service updates Windows detects (and offers an update). "."
> For example, this link: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareCategory?os=4158&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&sw_lang=&product=678785 has the latest HP drivers and patches for a specific variant of the Pavilion 15-T.
> AFTER you are certain that you have all the latest drivers and patches on the spot, you can try the 'old trick' as follows: stop Windows; When your laptop is turned off completely (after complete closure), THEN remove the connector of the AC adapter / CC and remove the battery.
> Hold DOWN the button of power without interruption for a full 60 seconds. Then replace your battery in your laptop. Do not connect your power adapter. Turn on the computer laptop and logon in Windows. Check the settings of control Panel\Power Options and know the level of your battery Charge. If it is less than 25%, then (and only then) plug in your adapter and connect it to your laptop... and leave the charge the battery up to "completely" to the level of 98 to 100%. * Note: If your card has a removable cord AC connector, make sure that the connection is "tight".
If you still think that your adapter is defective, GET a NEW one! Damage a laptop for $400 - $800 is NOT worth it, compared to the cost of a new adapter.
> Use the built-in help of your laptop on how to DISABLE (!) "Hibernation" and eliminate this CAUSING trouble 'feature' in Windows PC. When you did, always restart Windows, to be sure, the changes are applied. Many changes and take 'Entirely' product updates only "for" stop or "during" startup of Windows PCs. [while Windows O.S. 'turns', most of its system files is LOCKED].
> FYI: let always your battery run down to him below highlights you plug in your sector/charger adapter. Charge a rechargeable battery 'medio-load-levels' causes shorter battery life...
My g6 kept turning off unexpectedly, and now it will not even turn around. Help, please.
The fire being orange means that the computer is "charge" of the battery. If it is always orange and never goes back to white then there is something wrong with the battery because it is not that it is fully charged and the continuous computer to keep it loads or not related that she stopped. This could be a battery problem or a problem with the computer loading mechanism. It's probably more with the battery what either. If you can get the computer to boot with the battery and you can get the HP utility Center to open, you can have it run a test on the battery and give you information about your battery.
Hi all, I have a problem, my computer turns off by it self as you disconnect, AM37 motherboard NEW
proscessor resolved, bad, heat... Security stop, changed with a smaller, works very well, amd 64 x 2-2200
Hello. My dv7 is off after about 1 minute when using the battery. The battery symbol showing 100% when it is connected to the power. Works fine when plugged in power.
It seems that your battery is not good, the than mine was exactly the same after almost 2 years. I had to buy a new battery.
Before I swithched from Windows 8 to 10 of Windows, I could touch the depression on the upper left corner of the button to turn the keyboard on or off. After that I got 10 windows, have no longers book. Can I reactivate this feature?
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When you migrate to Windows 10, you use the Microsoft driver, so no. You can get Windows 8 computer.
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A small but annoying problem. Computer start-up that a small monitor icon appears in the upper right, sometimes at least covers the button. I can get rid of it by pressing the exit button, but next time think I start computer it is back. He follows me around the screen especially when writing emails.
I'm sure it's easy to remove, but I passed the age by train, a lot of time looking at this site for the last questions, without success. There is an icon of the monitor on the taskbar to the top is totally useless.
Thanks for the quick response!
From the information you provided, you can consider contacting the Support technique Dell to solve your problem.
I hope this helps.
I have a desktop pc after startup it wil stop without reason after 2, 10, 30 min. 1 hour etc. won't stay running. I've eliminated a heat problem I think, tried to cleaned of the heat sink new PSU, made sure that all the fans were running same scrap an outdoor fan with lid blowing air inside the Cabinet. Check if all connections are secure. Removal of the external hard ware all removed and reinstalled module and graphics card memory. The only thing I havn't down is taken from the CPU.
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my hp pavilion g4 turn off to overheated when I play any online game like poker on facebook... Please tell me what to do... I am using windows 7 ultimate.
You may need to check the input/output ports and try the following tips:
I have a client who has a "HP Pavilion DV7 - 4283 CL Entertainment Notebook"; as such, she stated that she allows to turn off his laptop by pressing CTRL + RIGHT ARROW keys (three times). Now all of a sudden she said that this does not work. Being a tech since 1980s guy, I have a good amount of stored keys combo; but it is a new in the drop-down list and the show. Someone at - he already heard of this combo?
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I saw your post on the CTRL + arrow keys to the right as a shortcut to stop. I never heard that either. If it uses Windows 7 maybe she hit the Windows instead of CTRL key, because if you press Windows and then right arrow would sleep to highlight and the Enter key could put the laptop to sleep. It's the only thing I can think of.
My HP Pavilion dv7-1260us went 'pop' and turns off.
I hit the power button. The LEDs (sound, WiFi, etc.) in line with the power button all came on but the screen stays black and the fan was running.
I turned it off. I turned it on with the same results. I unplugged the AC and the battery. I repeated several times and the results have remained the same.
With the battery and unplugged HQ, I held the button for 30 seconds. Re-installed the battery and AC with the same results. I have also repeated this process several times. I also did this procedure with only battery reinstalled with the same results.
I opened the DVD player and inserted the CD 1 of 2 restore disks. Then I turned on the computer. The fire came what is on the DVD player door then spun it and the light went all the time that the screen was black. I repeated this process with the same results.
I always get a black screen with all led on/autour lit keyboard lights and the fan runs whenever I try to start.
In addition to the led lights is lit, a flashing white light is to the left of the "caps lock" key and a 2nd white flashing in between the "end" and "page up" keys every time.
Can anyone help?
Best regards, Chiefbem
This page will help you understand what the problem is with your computer. These LED lights, you see are beep code to you. By telling you that something is wrong. http://support.HP.com/us-en/document/c01732674 it comes to the page of your computers. Let us know if you need another Assistant. Okay frrw
My Pavillion dv7 - 4183cl laptop turns off its own without any warning or error messages and then restarts asking power on the passsord, etc. I am running Windows 7 Home Premium. Occurrences are more frequent over time.
The first thing I would check is your laptop fan. You hear it works while the laptop is on, or it is disabled? If the fan fails, the laptop overheats. To protect themselves, the laptop turns off. It could also be that you have little dust blocks the air fan. The best option is to have someone to disassemble the laptop and clean, but some people have managed with the help of compressed air. The problem with this is that it blows back into the laptop. Perhaps vacuum?
A farily common problem with most laptops is the integrated graphics processors. Over time, the GPU becomes disattached from the motherboard. If this happens, the laptop will be closed or does not start at all. Generally however, there isn't a lot of attention if that is the case, the computer stops working one day.
Alrighty this is one video of my HP Pavilion Dv7 - 4285dx Entertainment Notebook Wont work video. Basically, I can't understand what was lacking on this wise material issue (and if its even possible to distance just buy a spare part) or so badly need to buy a whole new computer altogether. Already have a portable game, but I'd rather have this laptop specifically for the armed forces when were allowed to use our computers civi make calculation on projects say. Any viable solution to possibly rebuild the machine, tell buy spare parts would be epic, but I can't determine what is the problem with it on my own.
It may make more sense to look at the video that I can show what the machine is doing when I try to use it. Video--> http://youtu.be/KO4LAP2mJNM
He's fine, the jist is that the machine is not turned on. The power LED flashes quickly, the F12 key light flashes quickly, light flickers hard drive read/write and the power on the portion sparkles. Also the battery is removed the iron on if this is a battery issue, I've already pulled out it is not not a bad adapter block. Regarding the power light, it's a constant light to solid white'.
Someone at - it ideas?
I understand that the system is off almost instantly after having turned it on.
Based on the symptoms and the video, it looks like the motherboard has failed. There are only so many components that can cause this problem. The battery and Charger AC/DC have been rejected. The laptop seems to receive a continuous power supply because the light stays on. You could try reinstalling the RAM it could be just loose enough to trigger a security breach. I doubt that is the case since that RAM in laptop computers is guaranteed to be generally quite good. The disk HARD and WLAN module would not cause these symptoms.
I know that's not the answer you are looking for, but the symptoms do not match that of a failed motherboard. You could look into this and compare it to the costs and benefits of a new laptop. Page 84 0f this guide details what is to replace the motherboard. According to this, the part of HP for the motherboard number is 630985-001. You might look online to see what the cost of a motherboard to a site selling online because it does not appear that HP is available. You can can try the HP parts store because it is more recent than the surfing part.
In most cases, the benefits of a new system outweigh the costs and the benefits to repair an old. However, third-party sites can carry enough good parts markets to switch the balance.
I have a Pavilion dv7-1825dx running Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit. The other day, I simply closed the laptop into hibernation. At the time, it was only connected to a printer and a wireless mouse. The next day, I opened the laptop and it turned on but the screen stays off. I shut down the computer by holding the power button and then turned back on. The screen appeared and asked me if I wanted to start Windows normally. Then, I got the loading screen for Windows. As soon as he was done loading, the screen turns off and the chime sounded for the login screen. I repeated again than having the same problem. I typed my password, but the screen stays off. Because I often hang my computer to our TV via HDMI, I thought I would try it, and that is, both screens lit. I then disconnected the HDMI cable and the computer screen exploded again. Plugged into the HDMI and activated. I went into options for NVIDIA and noticed that there is an analog display with the screen of television and laptop (up to three screens on the list). I restarted in safe mode, and the screen of the laptop works great.
Any ideas on how to solve this problem? That I can not connect my laptop to the TV whenever I want to use.
Thank you advance!
Save the driver on the desktop and install it from there, not in a temporary folder.
Create a Windows restore point before starting.
During the installation of the new driver, click on "Custom" and there will be a link to uninstall the old drivers and all of your current settings, this before you install the new driver.
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