Posted on Jan 02, In the past I always wanted a higher resolution so I could cram as much as I could onto the screen as possible. Your answer needs to include more details to help people. You get just what you need and nothing more. Answer questions, earn points and help others Answer questions. I had just reviewed the Toshiba A and seen some other notebooks with bright glossy screens which made me want one too. It gets fairly loud without distorting too much to go along with a little bit of bass.

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After using Fompaq Home Basic and making a few upgrades, I decided to dump Vista in favor of XP which at this point offers superior performance. I like my ThinkPad R60 a lot, but the screen on it is relatively dim.

Compaq presario f500 wireless or wireless assistant not working

But you ought to be able to see copmaq Device Manager and Networks wether Windows thinks that the wireless card is working or not. The screen is clear and bright. Wireless isn’t working, just has orange light. Blue light came on and wifi is working.


[ubuntu] Wireless on Compaq Presario F

I hope this helps. Your answer needs to include more details to help people. It is not a Windows disc.

And bringing up the rear is the F Toshiba Satellite PS 1. I think this compas come from Nvidia Chipset. HP Compaq b 1. The lid does not offer a lot of protection as it ripples most places you put pressure on it.

Samsung Q70 Core 2 Duo T 2. Helpful 0 Not Helpful Comment Flag. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Because of these shortcomings, I made the decision to attempt to “upgrade” the machine from Vista to Windows XP.

Viewing ocmpaq on the F are thin like most notebooks. You have to preheat the whole motherboard first then focus your attention to xompaq nvidia chip itself.

Compaq Presario F500 Series Wireless WiFi WLAN Card 441090-001 Broadcom

Actually, in order to get the wireless working, I had to disable the drivers after installing fwcutter. Helpful 1 Not Helpful Comment Flag. Hooray for us budget users.

Both the hard drive and memory are cpmpaq accessed by taking off a panel located on the underside of the notebook. Wireless internet connection not working.


The quality of the Broarcom is good. Unscrew and detach the panel, GENTLY pull the plastic tab on the wireless card which should now be fully exposed and remove it from the computer.

Posted on Apr 08, A full DVD burn clocks in at 13 minutes while a full CD comes in at around six minutes, both solidly average for a notebook drive. This package is recommended for users whom desire a graphical user interface for installation.

The HP site is useless but there is an ongoing user forum thread that gives many of the correct links to download F XP drivers: The conpaq driver for the Nvidia is one that does not work. Fortunately the topside which would include the keyboard, touchpad and palm rests, stayed pretty cool, but the underside of the notebooks gets warm.

Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya. Everything works fine now.