Something happened when I tried to do this because I was getting random numbers and symbols scrolling down the screen really fast. The LT still locks up after several minutes. Choose “Shut down” from the menu and confirm the shutdown at the next screen. This was helpful 0. I was able to get into Event Manager long enough to read the logs. Highlight “USB Devices” and press the up arrow until it is at the top of the boot order.

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COMPAQ Presario M2000 laptop won’t boot

Wait until the screen goes blank, then press the “F10” key to enter the setup menu. I have not loaded any other software.

Originally Posted by spunk. Arrow down to the “Boot Order” option. Tell us about your experience with our site. Installed a new cooling fan. Press the “F10” key to save the settings and exit the setup menu. All times are GMT Compaq presario m2000 usb rebooted and received those 2 errors I listed above.

Watson diagnostic tool – didn’t show any application errors. Back to HP forum 4 total posts.

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Once you see the option to boot in safe mode select it and press enter. I wrote down what I thought was the important items. Would appreciate if someone can plz guide me as to what could be wrong and what else can be done by me at home. Hello, Thank you for responding to this problem alert. I’m at a loss right now. I will go the memtest site you mentioned for a memory testing compaq presario m2000 usb.

In compaq presario m2000 usb to Arya S Asok’s post on November 9, I am only running the unit for sub or 3 minutes at a time based on a word of caution I compaq presario m2000 usb about avoiding hard shutdowns. You also don’t need to set the HDD as the Master as that would be counter productive commpaq the hardware is all changed so it will not be able to load the OS with the correct drivers on the M so it’s better to keep it as a Slave Drive and copy off that.

So far nothing I did has made an improvement.

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In reply to db’s post on November 5, Thanks, Anna 0 Votes. In reply to Palcouk’s post on November 2, Palcouk replied on November 2, 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.

I ran the “Dr. Can anyone compaq presario m2000 usb a decent IT recycling firm? I installed a new cooling fan which does work better than the old one.

Turn off the computer and wait 5 seconds. Compaq presario m2000 usb No Sorry this didn’t help. The laptop was working fine until a month ago. Uwb it is USB there is no need to set as a master. Thank you again for your response.