Maximum supported size of HARD drive for HP Elitebook 8440p Windows 7 Pro 64 bit runing
Hello, I just bought a HP Elitebook 8440p "off lease" of Tigerdirect and seeks to upgrade the two memory (from 4 GB to 8 GB) and put in the eligible of the biggest HARD drive I can. Either a 512 GB SSD or a 1 TB WD hybrid WD BLACK2 (1 TB HDD / 120 GB SSD Combo drive in a single package!). I would like to see more large disk addressable by using Windows 7 Pro 64 Bit OS since I don't seem able to find this info on the web. HP offers only only a 256 GB SSD in its specifications. but I didn't know if it was do limitations of BIOS or availability at the time of production, even for the HARD drive to 512 GB.
Also, I would like to know if 9.5 mm compliant Bay that it needs to be for the WD drive. Can't find that either, and while the new laptop has not yet happen, all measure exactly the same way regarding what works and what simply cannot be "cheated".
Thank you for taking the time to read this and NO information to that effect would be Greatl appreciated!
Essentially the reason why you do not have a maximum size of hard drive is because there is not everything. Between SATA and 64-bit OS', worrying about maximum size of hard drive is a thing of the past. Are the biggest readers found in the manual, as you suspected him, just a function of the market at the time of manufacture. It was a few years ago now, it is so understandable that the offerings were "at the time" more thin than now.
Here is the Service Manual:
Page 4-9 shows the procedure of the Bay and the replacement of the hard disk. The Bay is made for a 9.5 mm thickness 2.5-inch wide SATA hard but the new 7 mm readers also works. The black hybrid drive requires some software (included in the package) to treat the two drives in Windows and I read a modest amount of disappointment in the documentation about them. If you can afford the 512 GB SSD go in this direction and you will not be sorry. I use a Samsung 840 Evo and it has worked perfectly for me for almost 2 years and the most recent 850 I hear is even better.
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None does not know where and how can I update the bios on a running windows 7 pro 64-bit xw9400 (HP does not list in the drivers section?) currantly only got bios V3.13 and im sure it should be on atleast v4.03?
see you soon
Oh well all good now, worked to followed her the road to iso cd and managed to update the bios to version 4.03.
Once again thanks for the support...
I upgraded a client to a new office of HP with Windows 7 Pro 64 bit OS. She has a HP Laserjet M1319f connected via USB. When I download and run from the driver download site on HP or download, save, and make the installation of the C drive, it gets to the point says "Adding printer drivers" and it crashes at two or four bars, so I have to kill it in the Task Manager. I tried to install it with the printer unplugged and got the same result. Windows OS printer drivers work fine. What's up with the HP driver installation?
- Open my computer
- Navigate to the location of C:\Program Files (x 86) \HP\HP LaserJet M1319 MFP Series\Scan To and then create a shortcut on your desktop for hppscan0.exe
What is the size (thickness in mm) is this laptop HARD drive: HP 250 J4T46EA please?
I want to buy this notebook with extra SSD to swap with HARD drive and need to know the size.
Maintenance for HP 250 G3 Guide:
Supports 6.35 cm (2.5 in.) 9.5 mm hard disks (. 37-in) and thicknesses of 7.0 mm (. 28 - in)
Most SSDS are broad 7mm thickness 2,5 form factor inches and will fit very well.
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I was wondering if my laptop HARD drive size is 2.5 "?
I'll replace it with an SSD so I want to make sure the size is correct before you buy.
Your interview Guide & Watch 2.5 "hdd in 9.5 mm and 7.0 mm is compatible.
Hi, I just bought this system, a Hp Pavilion dv6t-7000, Enterntainment CTO notebook PC. I want to take the amount of space between the C drive and create a virtual hard disk.
Disk 0 is severed as follows:
199 MB NTFS; Primary partition, Active system
C: 678.60 GB NTFS; Boot, page file, crash dump, primary Partition
D recovery: 21,53 Go NTFS; Healthy primary partition
HP_tools 108 MB Fat 32; Healthy primary partition
I would take 50 GB on C: and create a virtual hard disk to install windows 8 to have a dual boot system. Can someone point me to a credible link that describes how do this or share the solution? I tried a process described in TechRepublic where you create a virtual hard disk, and then start on Windows 8, shift f10 in an admin window and try to use diskpart select vdisk file that does not exist, that is to say, I'm not.
Is there anything else I need to do? I can do this via disk management?
Thanks much for any info.
I found this process is here.
It seems similar to the process of the technology of the Republic, but it has a few key differences. Give the TechNet process a try it may work because of the extra steps, he has.
I have a HARD drive to a virtual host formatted as a vmfs partition. I need to delete / erase this HARD drive vmfs partition because it will now be used in a Windows environment. Can someone explain please how can I remove vmfs partition so that it can be formatted in NTFS? Can be done in a Windows operating system like the current place of residence may have one easily accessible Linux or vmware?
Windows should be able to reformat a VMFS partition in the GUI. If this isn't the case, you can run the diskpart utility and erase the partition table on the disk.
I just installed Windows 7 Professional on my HP Elitebook 2570p, and Device Manager, I'm missing the drivers for the device Base and BMC20702A0 system.
I went to download HP driver and downloaded page 3 recommended for chipset drivers, but that has not helped.
Here is the list of the categories of driver for my HP model from the HP Web site. Where should I go next door to download the drivers?
You need these drivers for these two devices:
The media JMicron card reader driver allows the card slot multimedia integrated in the laptop models running a supported operating system.
File name: sp63637.exe
This package contains the Broadcom Bluetooth driver and software for models supported that are running a supported operating system. Broadcom Bluetooth 4.0 driver is required to enable the Broadcom Bluetooth 4.0 devices and is compatible with Broadcom Bluetooth 3.0 and earlier versions.
File name: sp66402.exe
A few days ago, I bought this Pavilion DM4 - 3115TX Beats Edition. (Nr B6U96PA #AR6)
With the installed operating system, I'm going to install all drivers. Everything works except the finger print driver.
For me, it's hard to find the compatible driver for this unit from fingerprints.
Its been 2 days I browse this driver search in this forum of hp.
Because the driver download section is not provide drivers for this device.
I have try several driver fingerprint sensor in every thread I've met. But nobody gives me the positive result.
Could someone please help me get the compatible driver or another way to make it work.
Thank you. All kind of response are appreciated.
Try the AuthenTec driver at the following link.
DP - K
I already read this post: http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/Business-PCs-Compaq-Elite-Pro/DC7900-SFF-Drivers-for-XP-Professional/td...
But unfortunately it does not solve my problem with a driver missing on the relocation of a Windows XP Pro SP3 with the DC 7900 SFF.
The missing pilot is linked to:
PCI \VEN_8086&DEV_ 3 A 02 & SUBSYS_3034103C & REV_02
Everything else seems fine.
If someone could give me some information or links to the correct drivers, would be great
(already tried most of the available drivers on the HP site for this model)
This hardware ID decodes the Intel ICH10D / DO SATA AHCI Controller.
The chipset installation utility should be installing this product...
I have several USB thumb drives, some of them do not work when I plug them in while others work very well. By experimenting, I reduced the problem with the 64-bit Version Windows. All of these USB keys works well in my other computers that have 32-bit installed and also even computer with the 32-bit version installed on different hard drive. All of these thumdrives are detected immediately and works without a problem. The 64-bit version, I have uninstalles and reinstalled readers, drivers updated for readers and controllers USB chipset, reasigning letter drive without a resolution of the problem.
It is interesting to know that this problem only occurs with some discs that I (like Ativa 4 GB, 4 GB generic and Verbatim 4 GB). While I discovered that you can do all the nonworking day thumdrives work once if you shutdown computer and plug the thumdrive into the USB port and the computer to boot, boot time is longer than usual and when it is operational in 30 to 45 seconds drive appears in the list of devices and you can read, write and format normally without any problem to experiment. When you pull chase him and reconnect to USB port after 10 seconds same problem appears aggai. First of all, you get the message that the disk must be formatted and if you try to format you will get a message that windows cannot format the drive. If you try to access the drive, you get message that Drive is not accessible. If I take this player and plug it from 32-bit without problem, you see all the files in the drive and are able to read the writing and the format is normally.
I'd appreciate if I am able to get an answer as a way to solve the problem.
When you disconnected the battery of the laptop, you did, be sure to press and hold the power button for about 10 seconds? This causes the rest of completely discharge power.
This tip came in practice more than once in my experience. ^_^
I want my apps that I could download on windows store to save in g disk not in drive c How can I do?
See if this will help
When a driver available for the HP Color Laserjet 1600 for 10 64-bit Windows? It printed fine with Windows 8.1, but since the updgrade Windows 10 it prints nothing.
I answered my own question or find a temporary solution until the official driver is published. After a few successes and failures with different drivers HP Color Laserjet, I downloaded the driver communication USB LaserJet of HP (DOT4) of Windows 8 and higher (64-bit) , located at the link below. It is listed for the printer HP Color LaserJet 3700 , but it worked for the HP Color Laserjet 1600 as well. Hope it helps someone.
I searched for the hard drive on my laptop dv6626us upgrades. When I read the comments they seem to all be positive with regard to the replacement of my current (factory loaded hard drive). One of the concerns is that the computer has been delivered to the factory with Windows XP loaded. I don't see the comments of those who have Windows 8.
Upgrading the hard drive for the dv6626us with windows xp installed at the factory would be compatible with the hard disk depending on whether I have found as being compatible for windows 8.
recommended update: Seagate portable, SSHD hydrides disk HARD 1 TB Sata-600 n/p.
The hard drive I have on the computer named above is: WD Scorpio WD1600B EVS - training 60RST0 settings: LBA 312581808. This hard drive has been charged at the factory.
HP does not have hardware support for Windows 8 on any system purchased before October 1, 2011. Most of the Windows 7 drivers work in Windows 8.
The question is mainly to be sent to Toshiba authorized support personnel. The limitation of the maximum size of a HARD drive internal that I could use with my Satellite Pro M30 - 813, what exactly?
Recently, I bought and installed seagate SATA drive of 160 GB, on which I installed WXP Pro and have been running for a while with no problems. Recently, I've been copying large amounts of data to an external hard drive to my new internal drive, and that the files have been copied, as I noticed have about 50 GB of free space left, I knew windows "delayed write failed" and a failure of massive wall without the possibility to recover the data. The system would no longer boot time and the entire MBR has been damaged. As a result, I lost all the data on my new drive.
Well, I realize that Toshiba is not responsible for additional hardware that I use with my computer laptop and who is not officially supported by Toshiba, I am sure that as an end-user of a Toshiba product, that I have the right to know a lot information of limiting size of HDD for my model of laptop. So I ask, representing technical support Toshiba to give me an official reply directly to my question.
Thank you in advance,
(You can also contact me private my e-mail address)
> The question should mainly be addressed to Toshiba authorized support staff
I think that you are in the wrong place if you are looking for a response from an authorized Toshiba support.
This is a user to user Toshiba forum! You will here meet passionate and Toshiba laptop owner who share knowledge and trying to solve the problems, but no one of Tosh :(
I could give my experience with Satellite M30 and HDD upgrade possibilities.
To my knowledge the M30 Sat supports a 40 GB, 60 and 80 GB HARD drive for sure.
In my opinion, you can use the 100 GB HARD drive, but more large HARD s drive will not run and works correctly.
So go to a smaller size of HARD drive and enjoy the laptop!
I've goggled a bit and found compatible drive HARD and part numbers
HITACHI GBC000Z810-> 80 GB
HITACHI GBC00014810-> 80 GB
TOSHIBA HDD2188B-> 80 GB
HITACHI G8C0000Z610-> 60 GB
HITACHI G8BC00013610-> 60 GB
TOSHIBA HDD2183-> 60 GB
TOSHIBA HDD2184-> 60 GB
I hope this might help you a little!
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