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    emachines W3609

    I would like to upgrade the processor in my father-in-laws desktop PC. I know he has an eMachines W3609 that he upgraded from a Celeron D to a Pentium 4. But i don;t know what P4 is in it. I would like to get a good idea, as this would be a fathers day gift. I already have ram in the cart...
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    Solved: My computer screen is black! Help!

    System Restore does not touch personal files. It rolls your windows systems files back to a previous date. So back screen with Normal Mode Safe Mode VGA mode. All do the same thing. Do you have a spare video card?
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    512-chassis fan not detected

    It may tell you when you power on the system. Typically its [F2], [F10], Or [Delete]
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    Solved: Deactivated user account by mistake

    Unfortunately no. if you have already migrated to Win 7 it will not.
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    Solved: Deactivated user account by mistake

    That part makes sense now.
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    Solved: Deactivated user account by mistake

    If all of these options fail. try a repair of windows. Boot with the CD, select REPAIR WINDOWS at the disk partitioner. When You are in GUI setup mode (after the blue screen to partition and copy system files), press Press [SHIFT] + [F10] this will bring up a command console. Try "net user...
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    512-chassis fan not detected

    Have you replaced the fan with HPs replacement part number? Typically these factory built PCs use fans that spin @ a different speed than Commercial off the shelf parts. That fan sensor has a specific speed it want to read from the fan. It has low tolerances for other fans. Check the...
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    Solved: My computer screen is black! Help!

    You can move the mouse but get no screen? after the startup progress bar. Have you tried safe mode yet?
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    Solved: My computer screen is black! Help!

    Sign the lines?
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    windows xp pro help

    Silly question, do you have an XP MediaCenter Disc? If you do, does it have SP3 integrated into the install files?
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    Solved: W2003 - Automatically add phrases already typed in a document

    You can try the "auto Correct" Dictionary. This will allow you to type an abbreviation and the word replace it with a longer version.
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    Solved: My computer screen is black! Help!

    Continuously tap [F8] key while booting. You will get an XP Boot Options menu. Select VGA Mode.. Do you have a spare monitor. Does it also come up Black?
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    Solved: Deactivated user account by mistake

    Does your 'admin' account still work? Do you have a non booting install disc?
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    freezes on compaq logo screen

    IT sounds like your Hard Disk (HD)has failed. Try disconnecting the HD entirely. Then try to enter bios. Has anyone been physicality inside this machine lately?
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    Dell Speaker Bar

    You might need to purchase a power supply. Not all Dell monitors that this will physically attach too will provide the DC out. Usually the dell LCDs of the same style that had a built-in USB hub had that connector for your sound bar. Can you post a pic of at least the connector in question?
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