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HP FREEZE

by genmaz / October 19, 2006 12:06 AM PDT

When my HP 7960 printer is plugged in to my computer via USB, my computer will not start up. It only goes as far as the beginning HP blue screen and freezes.

HELP!

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Pretty common if...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 19, 2006 12:20 AM PDT
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Someone installed the OS and didn't get all the drivers.

Tell a bit more about the host machine, OS and drivers.

Bob

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HELP
by genmaz / October 20, 2006 3:33 AM PDT
In reply to: Pretty common if...

HP Pavalion 1410 OS is Windows X
Not sure about drivers

HELP
please

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What is it?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 20, 2006 11:58 AM PDT
In reply to: HELP

Compaq Presario X1400 Notebook PC series

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HP FREEZE MODEL number
by genmaz / October 24, 2006 4:26 AM PDT
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It is a HP Pavilion Media Center a1410n Desktop PC

PLEASE HELP ........ I really appreciate it

Thank you

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Links, comment.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 24, 2006 4:41 AM PDT
In reply to: HP FREEZE MODEL number
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HP FREEZE
by pcrx_greg / October 21, 2006 2:53 PM PDT
In reply to: HP FREEZE

Make sure that you don't have a flash memory card in one of the slots on the printer. If a card is in one of the slots, the PC will search the card for boot information like it does when a floppy is inserted in the floppy drive. If it can't find boot information it will stop the boot process. Also go into the "Setup" by pressing F2 at startup, and make sure that the PC is set not to boot from anything other than hard drive, floppy or optical drives. Some PCs are set to check the network or usb drives for boot information.

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