Maximum RAM on Pavilion DV7 Notebook PC
I have a Pavilion dv7, QF272EA #ABD with 8 GB of RAM installed. Is it possible to increase the RAM 16 GB - what RAM Modules should I then? On official documents the maximum RAM is 8 GB, but at the time, documents were made, no 8 GB Modules were available.
The BIOS supports 8 GB Modules? The laptop has two slots, so my hope is, if I replace the built in 2 x 4 GB with 2x8GB, I have 16 GB of RAM.
For what I need it? Different virtual machines at the same time for running the job. :-)
I'm sorry for my bad English. Thanks for your help!
Your English is very good.
Since your computer laptop is the Intel processor, you can install 2 x 8 GB of memory.
You need PC3-10600 memory laptop. Make sure that it is 10600, not 10660 or 10666.
See the manual at the link below, Chapter 1, page 6, for the info of memory.
Now, several manufacturers of memory have produced memory 8 GB PC1333.
Hey there ' All,.
I currently have the OEM 8 GB RAM installed. I run VMware Workstation 8 for a laboratory test on my laptop and I would really like to 16 GB of RAM, but it seems that I read a few places that this model is not expandable to 8 GB (which is funny because the model seems comes with 8 GB.) So much for an upgrade).
Before you buy 16 GB memory live, this laptop will support him?
I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate x 64 with a processor Intel 320 160 GB SSD (SSD is worth every penny, incidentally!).
I just ran the Crucial System Scanner to see what he had to say and he acknowledged my system like a HP - Compaq IdeaPad U450p Laptop/Notebook. This is not just, of course, but there may be a link any between the two I don't know. States crucial System Scanner:
Each slot of memory can hold DDR3 PC3-8500, DDR3 PC3-10600, with a maximum of 4 GB per slot.*
* May not exceed manufacturer supported memory.
Of course, the important part here, I've noticed, is that there is a maximum of 4 GB per slot because that's what HP is supported. Does that mean that the system will recognize even 16 GB and it will not support the HP? Could there be stability problems if I do? I'm looking for if I install 16 GB?
See you soon,.
According to the specifications of the system for your laptop, it comes with an Intel i7 processor.
Here is the link to the service manual for your PC.
There are two sets of specifications of memory depending on whether you have a processor AMD or Intel.
Since you have an Intel processor, you can install modules memory 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) in your PC.
Please see Chapter 1, page 6.
I know that it is an old machine, but still good.
I have the original 4 Mb RAM installed and trying to update this to 8 MB.
I installed a single module of 8Gb, DDR3 PC3-12800, which seems to be supported according to the carrier material online for this machine. I see that this RAM is seen in the system BIOS and memory test BIOS passes; However, when I boot to Windows, I get a blue screen that provides actionable information... just a hexadecimal error code.
I tried the SIM in the two RAM slots with the same effect.
The RAM I am using is a new module from PNY PC3-12800, spec'd to work in 1066 and 1333 and 1600 MHz and a 1.5V SIM.
Please help if possible...
The book says:
2 the customer-accessible/extendable SODIMM slots
Memory DDR3, 1 333 MHz
Support dual channel supports up to 8 GB of RAM in the following configurations
● system memory total of 8192 MB (4096 MB × 2, both channels)
Memory ● 6144 MB (2048 MB × 1 + 4096 MB × 1) total system
Memory ● system total of 4096 MB (2048 MB x 2, dual-channel)
● 3072 MB total system memory (2048 MB × 1 + 1024Mo × 1)
2048 MB total ● system memory (1024Mo × 2, both channels)
2048 MB total (2048 MB × 1) ● system memory
Now you put 8 GB in a slot then it's not going to work. You have to put 2 x 4 GB. You can use 1.5V, on this machine, 1.5V RAM will use a bit more power and more hot, that's all.
HP Pavilion Dv7 Notebook Pc with OS! Windows 7 Home premium 64-bit.
Error message:-hard drive 1 (301) - it sounds like there might be a malware
Virus on it. 2012 on the laptop with me AVG Internet Security. I do not know
The guys at the shop where I bought it says that I must not update the laptop
software and drivers to many.
Hard disk 1 (301) is a hard disk failure. This means that the hard drive needs to be replaced.
You will need get a new hard drive and install it, then you will need to reinstall the Windows operating system using the HP recovery media. If you are in warranty, HP will send you replacement parts by your warranty conditions.
If you are out of warranty, you will need to buy a replacement hard drive, and then call HP to order the specific recovery HP for your portable media.
The number of American support is 1-800-474-6836.
I'll be happy to answer any additional questions or provide additional information if you want to replace it yourself. It is not too difficult.
If you are looking for the plug for the microphone - branch for the Pavilion dv7 Notebook intention is to record live Piano.
I tried several microphones, but impedance must not be appropriate as the volume is very low during recording.
After watching further in your question, you should look into having an adapter for best results.
Something like this: http://www.homebrewedmusic.com/tag/adapter/
Any local music store should have it.
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC (dv7-6c23cl)
Win 7 Home Premium sp1 x 64
I have two USB ports showing missing drivers in Device Manager. I tried to install the missing driver with the driver update feature, no driver not found. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28)
There is no driver selected for the item or a set of device information.
To find a driver for this device, click Update driver.
PCI\VEN_1022 & DEV_7812 & SUBSYS_3591103C & REV_03
PCI\VEN_1022 & DEV_7812 & SUBSYS_3591103C
PCI\VEN_1022 & DEV_7812 & CC_0C0330
PCI\VEN_1022 & DEV_7812 & CC_0C03
Let me know if you need other information.
Install both of these drivers and restart the PC:
I have a pavilion dv7 notebook and for a few months, I had problems with my graphics driver.
It began with a notice that my license was expired, so I went on the AMD website and tried to install the update. I ran dxdiag to find tool that I use an AMD Radeon HD 6620 G graphics card. I could not find my product on the list to manually install the update, so I tried the Downloader tool from amd driver and he had a problem of recognition of my graphics card. I then tried to update with the help of Support HP and that seemed to work for a while.
Yesterday my screen changed the lowest resolution and a notice came it was not recognizing my graphics driver. Yet once, I tried to update manually from the AMD Web site. When this does not work I downloaded the driver AMD Downloader and after installing everything he said is that "your computer does not contain a correct graphics card" and closed the program.
I am lost at this point uterally, and any help would be greatly apreciated.
This is NOT official HP customer service and I, like most other people on this forum do not work for HP. It is a forum for users of peer-to-peer supported for class for the HP consumer products. HP maintains no official presence on this forum and it is unlikely that HP will respond in an official capacity. Response of an employee of HP represents his own opinion and not that of HP.
AMD does not support the graphics system from HP to address personalized and won't provide any drivers for it. As a general rule, HP does not provide "routine maintenance" updates and usually only releases updates to fix known problems. You could take the computer to a professional, however they will be able to do anything more than I suggested and maybe even not so much than that.
If you have any other questions, feel free to ask.
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Product name: HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC
Product number: B1W89EA #ABU
Operating system: Windows 7 64-bit
I have made no recent changes.
Everything by typing the caret keeps jumping to the top of the screen so that the text I'm in the mid typing eventually disappear to a random position longer than the top of the page, I already typed in the middle of the text.
For a few weeks, I assumed that it was just me slipping, as I only started using the shortcut ctrl + arrow keys to scroll the text easier. However, I am becoming very sure that this is not the case because it happens to average flow by typing quite normal (i.e. not involving not the arrow keys at all!).
I didn't have this laptop last summer, but I'm a finalist uni and REALLY rely on my laptop. I type a lot, and it's really annoying and inconvenient
Hello NerdWhale. I understand that you are having problems with your keyboard.
You should try to remove the keyboard and reset the laptop hard driver. This will force the material in order to be reset. Try the following.
- Click Start, type "Device Manager" and press ENTER.
- Expand the section of keyboards.
- Right-click on each device and select uninstall.
- Shut down the laptop.
- Remove the battery and AC power.
- Press and hold the power button for 15-20 seconds, three times.
- Replace the battery and AC power.
- Start Notepad and allow Windows to reinstall the drivers.
- Check whether the problem is resolved and post the result.
I'll keep an eye out for your answer. Have a great day!
I had a:
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC
Gave me by my boss like my new PC for work and the previous show swear that they don't lock the BIOS, but it keeps giving me code:
There can help me to get into the BIOS so I can reset this sucker?
Thanks in advance.
Please read the first post on the link below for what to do with the system off (halt) code given by the PC.
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC
Office home and Student 2007
I turned on my laptop and got the following message is displayed:
Windows Boot Manager
Windows could not start. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause. To solve the problem:
1. Insert your Windows installation disc and restart your computer.
2. choose your language settings, and then click "next".
3. click on "Repair your computer."
If you do not have the disk, contact your system administrator or computer manufacturer for assistance.
Info: An error occurred trying to read the boot configuration data.
I had no problem before now with the computer. Yet once, this message has occurred during a turn on my laptop. I tried to restart the laptop, but it is not allowing me to restart. The laptop back to this message.
I appreciate any help with this issue. I thank very you much for your time and knowledge.
If you do not, use another PC to create a rescue CD Windows 7. Download the ISO relevant among the links below.
You must use an app like ImgBurn to burn the ISO to a CD - a guide on the use of ImgBurn to write an ISO on a disc is here. One time created, or if you already have this, typing away at the esc key when you launch Notepad to open the Start Menu. Insert the rescue CD. Select boot options (usually f9), use the arrow keys to select the CD/DVD drive and press ENTER. You can also get a prompt to "Press any key to" continuous - it if requested.
When loading, select repair your computer and choose the command prompt. When this charge, enter the following commands and press on enter after everyone – including spaces as shown.
BCD attrib s h - r
Ren c:\boot\bcd BCD.old
Remove the rescue CD and try to restart the laptop.
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I have a new HP Pavilion dv7 notebook PC and can ' t find where I can update the section where you connect by sliding your finger. Anyone know where? Thanks in advance. s/CandW
Yes on the password as backup. Very pleased with the quick response
I have a brand new HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC, Intel (r) Core i7-2630QM CPU, 8 GB, Windows 7 Home Premium operating system, Service Pack 1 64-bit. Beats audio, Radeon graphics card
It does not play Netflix streaming - the screen is dark, even though the video seems to play, and there is no sound.
It does not play videos YouTube - video playback but the sound is off. It goes the same for Megavideo and other streaming services.
On the other hand, he plays the music very well on the native Windows Media Player. I have not tried video on my laptop.
I make me quite frustrated and don't know what to do. Does anyone have an idea if this is a problem of HP, beats, or Windows 7 (or a combination of all three)?
At this point, I am considering doing a restore of the entire system and starting from scratch. Any help is appreciated.
Eihalcon, welcome to the forum.
It seems that you have not installed Adobe Flash Player . At least, I suggest to start with that as a possible solution.
Please let us know if this solved your problem or not.
I have a HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC with Windows 7 Home Premium 64 - bit Service Pack 1. I have NO sound what so ever! Nothing bings, pings, ringing when I get by e-mail, turn on or off, are updated, errors etc. I can't play music by the window / iTunes, I don't hear any sound on the videos (which also take FOREVER to play... almost as if they are buffering indefinitely). I just tried, made sure nothing is on mute, passed through the control panel and tried to change the sounds. I even tried to make a forum put in place and will parade a test tone when it is in the sound, but I get an error message that says "error!" Unable to play the test tone.
I recently installed a scanner cared (about 2 weeks ago), but honestly don't remember if I had sound for a while before that. Yesterday, I installed a new program from Nikon for a new camera, I got. We have also reinstalled Trend Micro last Friday and have performed a thorough analysis.
Get your product number by pressing Fn + ESC key or check the Service tag on the bottom, may be under the battery.
Click on the link below. Enter your product number. After you enter the PN, click Next, then choose the software & use Drivers.On the next page menu it drop down to select your operating system... A list will fill with the drivers. Download & save the last Audio driver.
Go into the Control Panel, programs & features - software uninstall IDT. Reboot the laptop. After loading Windows, install IDT audio by using the downloaded file.
I have a HP Pavilion Dv7 Notebook PC product ID # 00359-OEM-8992687-00010. It gives me the following message is displayed:
HP battery alert.
The system has detected that the storage capacity of the below battery is very low. For optimal performance, this battery will need to be replaced.
Main battery (internal) (601).
What replacement battery can I expect, and where can I get one?
Thanks for the reply.
Your laptop battery is a 8 cells 73Wh 2.55Ah lithium-ion battery that came with a 90W/120W AC adapter.
Here is the product specs: http://h20565.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/template.PAGE/public/kb/docDisplay?javax.portlet.begCacheTok=com.vignette.cachetoken&javax.portlet.endCacheTok=com.vignette.cachetoken&javax.portlet.prp_ba847bafb2a2d782fcbb0710b053ce01=wsrp-navigationalState%3DdocId%253Demr_na-c02031766-2%257CdocLocale%253D%257CcalledBy%253D&javax.portlet.tpst=ba847bafb2a2d782fcbb0710b053ce01&ac.admitted=1405052422981.876444892.492883150
And the maintenance manual: http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c01859666.pdf
A 6 cells 47Wh 2.2Ah Li - ion with the spare part number 486766-001 is that given in the service manual that could be used as a replacement. According to the site Web of HP part surfer (http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=486766-001), it is over supplied.
Go through the procedures Page 6 and 7 Chapter 4 removal and replacement of repair.
The voltage of the battery is the only one to be verified specifically buying a new replacement. Your should be 14.4V.
Here are a few webshops selling, a compatible for your product:
Hope this solve your problem,
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Good so recently my computer has been doing slower and I thought that an upgrade of RAM could not wrong at all. If the amount of RAM would this laptop computer plug and what kind of RAM would be best? My processor is the Intel Core processor i5-2430 btw.
Also, my fingerprint reader does more that my computer has been running for awhile but refonctionneront once I restart my computer. A way to solve this problem or is it just a little thing, I have to live with?
Thanks in advance
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