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    Data Transfer Cable Help Please

    Here is the info from the HP (Win7). She got it started and screen came up that said: Boot Device Not Found Please install an operating system Hard Disk - (3F0) F2 for diagnostics She ran system diagnostics and all memory tested OK. However, It said hard disk not found. System...
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    Data Transfer Cable Help Please

    managed, that is the data cable at best buy. Decent reviews. Just trying to make it as simple for her as I can. Thanks! Golferguy
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    Data Transfer Cable Help Please

    Good day! The spill computer that doesn't start is a Dell (Win8) and I have in my possession. No model name or number printed on the computer. It does have one long access panel on the bottom with two screws. The panel is 12 inches left to right and 3 inches top to bottom. I can open it up...
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    Data Transfer Cable Help Please

    Thanks to all of you for responding. I'll get the information you asked for as possible. Golferguy
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    Data Transfer Cable Help Please

    Good day all! My daughter has two inoperative laptops. First laptop (Win7) turns on but doesn't boot up (motherboard/graphics?). Second laptop (Win8) doesn't star due to a spill. Can she use a SATA-USB data transfer cable (Apricorn at Best Buy) like a stick drive to get the files off of the...
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    Can't Change Background On Desktop

    Apologies for the duplicate post. I forgot to mention that when I choose a background color (ie green) and then attempt to choose a theme or picture the background automatically goes to the color black. Thanks. Golferguy
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    Can't Change Desktop Background

    Hello Everyone! My HP Pavilion dv7 shut down to avoid an overheat condition (fan malfunction). When I restarted, my desktop photo (daughter's wedding) was gone:(. Now I can't add any photos or themes. However, I can change the background color. Clicked on computer and checked properties...
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    Can't Change Background On Desktop

    Hello Everyone! My HP Pavilion dv7 shut down to avoid an overheat condition (fan malfunction). When I restarted, my desktop photo (daughter's wedding) was gone:(. Now I can't add any photos or themes. However, I can change the background color. Clicked on computer and checked properties...
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    USB Drive Detected But No Drive Letter

    Good day all! I have brand new PNY 32gb USB drive. Was in the process of putting some family photos on it and it stopped in mid file copy. I had pictures successfully transferred onto the stick and was able to access them then kablooey:confused: Here's what I've got: On plug in, I get a...
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    Touch Pad Driver Help

    Triple6 and flavallee, thanks for the help. We installed new driver and all appears to be functioning as it should. Also, we do have a mouse. Use it home since the laptop is also our home computer as well as a traveller. Thanks again!:D Golferguy's Better Half
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    Touch Pad Driver Help

    Triple6, thanks for the reply. Went to the link you suggested. A little nervous about this from the Synaptics under the driver choices: Note: Installing a generic driver may result in the loss of OEM-customized Synaptics pointing device functionality.. I don't want to lose the usage of the...
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    Touch Pad Driver Help

    Hello everyone! I have an older Acer Aspire 6920 and the scroll function on the touchpad won't work. All other touch pad functions work fine. We couldn't find the touch pad device in the device driver menu. We looked for drivers on the Acer site. and we found a Synaptics driver. They didn't...
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    Integrated Microphone Doesn't Work

    My apologies for not responding sooner! Thank you for the advice. My brother reinstalled the drivers and made a few changes and all is well. Thanks!:D Golferguy's Better Half
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    Integrated Microphone Doesn't Work

    Hello everyone! I hope this is the right forum. I have an older Acer Aspire 6920 laptop (Win 7 32 bit). I wish to Skype with my daughter. The built in video camera works fine. However, I can’t find the integrated microphone in the sounds or in the device driver management areas. The only...
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    Trojan Generic29.ajge Help Please

    Hey everyone! My AVG Free found a Generic29.AJGE Trojan Horse. AVG is unable to remove it. How do I get rid of this? Is it a real virus or a false notification? Thanks to you all:) Golferguy's Son #1
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