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hewlett packard computer power supply

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by howieforbes, Apr 18, 2004.

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  1. howieforbes

    howieforbes Thread Starter

    Apr 17, 2004
    I am trying to find a replacement powersupply for a hewlett packard computer.
    The computer I have will run for a short period of time then it will shut down completely. I can restart it after a short period of time. My question is what type of powersupply does HP use. Is it a atx style or something else? I am at work and I am trying to get the model number from home. I was hoping that someone would know off the top of their head. thanks for all the help.
  2. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    First off, you'll have to be a lot more specific. HP has made many computers over the last couple of years, and there are a variety of power supply styles.

    From your description, it's not possible to determine if it even is the P/S that is the problem, what makes you so sure that's the failing component? This could be a cooling issue because the processor fan has failed, and the machine is shutting down on a thermal cutout, for instance.
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