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Somewhere on the computer is the access code to re-install and activate XP from Microsoft, if it was still available. But it's not. Do you really want to buy XP again? Or pay for newer software on an 11 y/o PC? Recommend you put that money into upgrade. New or used.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 06, 2018


There are about three things that might have happened. They're all mentioned at the following link:
https://neosmart.net/wiki/hal-dll-missing-corrupt/

Any Windows CD of the exact same Windows version can be used if you decide to try that route. You're really just looking to repair Boot.ini or hal.dll

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Oct 02, 2017


its best to take out lower ram and replace with 1gb ram,and always buy in pairs.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Mar 30, 2015


plug a device into it and see, eg a flash memory stick. If it doesn't work try different usb socket
20.December.2014
ps there be a number of reasons why your usb port doesn't seem to be working If it doesn't. Some are software related

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Dec 22, 2014


The following lines in your USB controller discriptions, means that you have
ISB 2.0:

"Intel(R) 8280 1DB/DBM USB 2.0 Enhanced Host Controller - 24CD"


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Basically its already usb 2.0 and you don't need to upgrade it anymore

Hope I was able to help you thanks


ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Jul 29, 2014


It could be a defective or dirty video card. But in the some cases, where built-in graphics is used (no video card, built-in to motherboard) it is the memory (RAM) that is causing the problem.

Try removing your video card (if you have any) or memory from the board.

Video card removal instructions: http://bit.ly/1m0jwb3
Memory removal instructions: http://bit.ly/1s5svYr

Clean the pins (gold contacts) with a rubber pencil eraser. Install the memory or the video card back to the board & power-on. If this doesn't work, replace the defective unit.

You may also try cleaning the internals of the computer using a non-static brush & a can of compressed air.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on May 08, 2014


Yes, there is. You can find information about it here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DDR_SDRAM
If you want real help, know your motherboard's brand & model so we could check what type of RAM it supports. If you can't find out, download and install speccy or aida64. It could give detailed report about the specs of your pc.
Hope this helps.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Apr 26, 2014


Nvidia have 3d campatible ones, also if you cant use your screen saver that most likely means you cant use windows aero, so you might just need the graphics driver.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Apr 18, 2014


when the computer boots up use either F2 , F4 , F6, or F8 sometimes you need to press both F4 and F6 together and once in the boot menu enable the options under boot menu and restart the pc

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 18, 2014


Windows operating systems support a variety of boot options on the Windows Advanced Options Menu that allow you boot your computer based on your need.

They support boot options such as Safe Mode, which is generally best for troubleshooting and virus removals; or the Safe Mode with Networking, which allows to use an Internet connection while troubleshooting system problems.

Within seconds, you can access the boot menu and select the option that works well for the task you want to accomplish.

Shut down all currently running programs and restart your computer.

Press "F8" repeatedly before the Windows icon shows up on your screen.
This will bring you to the "Windows Advance Options Menu."

Scroll down and select the boot option you want.
Press "Enter."You can select from "Safe Mode" "Safe Mode with Networking" or your regular booting option.

Choose the boot option based on your need.
For troubleshooting, it is advisable to select "Safe Mode" because only a certain amount of drivers and resources run allowing you to resolve issues

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 17, 2014


Could be a possible hardware problem. When you say new motherboard, was there an issue with your old one? Were you given the exact same model?

Also, maybe an issue with your power supply.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on May 31, 2013


The scrolling feature on a laptop touchpad can take some getting used to, which causes some users to disable the feature.
Whether scrolling was intentionally turned off or never enabled on the laptop, it can easily be turned on from the "Mouse Properties" menu.

Click "Start" (or the Windows logo button in Vista and Windows 7) and select "Control Panel." Select "Classic View" in Vista if not already displayed. Double click "Mouse."
You may also access "Mouse Properties" in Vista and Windows 7 by clicking the Windows logo and typing "Mouse" in the search box.
Press "Enter," then click "Mouse" when the search is finished.
Select the "Hardware" tab.
Select the touchpad and click "Properties."
Click "Change Settings" if the settings aren't displayed.
Click the "Device Settings" tab in Windows 7 and select the touchpad.
Click "Settings."
Click "Virtual Scrolling" in the touchpad properties window.
Click the boxes next to each "Enable Scrolling" box and click "OK." Scrolling is now turned on for your touchpad.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on May 26, 2013


32 GB is the max ram you can put in that machine. If you are referring to storage space that is only limited to the amount of money you want to throw into it.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on May 17, 2013


IF YOU MEAN TO ERASE,ALL DATA OF THE HDD's

http://eraser.heidi.ie/ THIS PROGRAM DOES THAT.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Apr 22, 2013


look in your bios settings there should be an option to enable this option.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 21, 2013


Take a large paper clip and open it.....there is a small hole below the tray usually on the right side. Push the end of the clip to manually open the drive.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 16, 2013


CD Drive Tray problems
There are two ways to open the CD drive door if the button just below the drive tray does not work.
Go to My Computer and right click on the drive and click on Eject.
If this does not work then you can manually open the CD drive tray by -
Straighten a paper clip and gently insert it into a tiny hole below the drive tray next to the Eject button. Push the paper clip gently until the drive tray pops out, then pull the tray until it is fully out, then you can remove the CD disc.
If you still having problem opening with the Eject button, then the CD drive is faulty and needs replacing.

ZT Group Cisnet ... | Answered on Feb 16, 2013

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