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HP Pavilion dv9500 not booting

Q: HP Pavilion dv9500 not booting

I have been given an HP laptop to look at originally the sound was not working so updated drivers and rebooted laptop on reboot it would not boot up I have tried booting up from recovery partition F but it just black screens I have tried booting Pavilion not dv9500 HP booting up from Vista disc but it just comes up with the first screen with copying files along the bottom and then it black screens Sometimes it willl restart I will press a key to boot from cd it goes through copying files with the white progress bar along the bottom and the stops with a blank screen or restarts I have tried the same with a Win disc which does the same but stops on the next screen with quot starting windows quot displayed I have run memory checks and disc checks and both were fine This has me puzzled so I am hoping you guys have a clue whats going on here nbsp

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A: HP Pavilion dv9500 not booting

Defective hard drive is my guess.
Have you tried removing and reinstalling the partition? If you cannot do that, you should try another hard drive as a test.

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HP Pavilion dv9500
 
 
 
when i turn on the laptop i get no operating system found.but if i put the windows 7 dvd in it will boot up, if there,s no dvd in it will just say no operating systen found,
 
when i go to start then to  computer i see Drive 2 c  no drive 1????
 
is there a way to get this to boot up with out the dvd in the drive..

A:HP Pavilion dv9500 will only boot up if dvd is in drive

What happens when you try to boot into the Advanced Boot Options?
 
To do this start pressing F8 immediately after pressing the power button.

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The HD caddy Kit and Connectorhttps://www.amazon.com/Pavilion-DV9000-SATA-Drive-Caddy/dp/B005GJ8OIK POWER Supply HP dv9500 https://www.amazon.com/SUPPLY-Pavilion-dv9000-dv9400-dv9500/dp/B001MQ6AGO/ref=pd_sim_147_2/163-91900... But I cant find The PLASTIC that covers the two drives, I have the middle one. that covers the DIMMS and WiFi allI need is to buy the PLASTIC covers 

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when i turn on the laptop i get no operating system found but if i put the windows dvd in it will is in dv9500 drive up HP only boot dvd Pavilion if will boot up if there s no dvd in HP Pavilion dv9500 will only boot up if dvd is in drive it will just say no operating systen found once the pc boots up to windows i can take the windows dvd out of the drive and surf the web ect is there a way to HP Pavilion dv9500 will only boot up if dvd is in drive get this to boot up with out the dvd in the drive i ran a disk check in commond promp and got failed to transfer logged messages to the event log status X Sources gt i also ran bootrec exe RebuildBcd The above command will scan all your disks for other operating systems compatible with Windows and allow you to add them to your system's boot list and i got total identified windows installations i was told to run this Code http support wdc com product download asp groupid amp sid amp lang en but im not sure what to do here At DOS prompt type dlgdiag exe to run the program and at start up it s not giving me the option to boot from the dvd i CReated a bootable iso with magic iso

A:HP Pavilion dv9500 will only boot up if dvd is in drive

Have you tried Startup repair?

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I have a HP Pavilion DV9500. The CD/DVD optical drive has vanished it does not appear in My computer nor does it show up in device manager. I have searched numerous sites for help and all have failed . i called HP Canada and of course they want money to help.

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
 

A:HP Pavilion DV9500 CD/DVD not recognized in Vista

Have you resolved the problem? I have the same issue with my HP notebook. If you have I am interested in the solution.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/hp-pavilion-dv9500-cd-dvd-not-recognized-in-vista.957647/
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I am looking for drivers for my Hp Pavilion dv9500.
 
Here is the device id list:
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_283E&SUBSYS_30CC103C&REV_03\3&B1BFB68&1&FB

HDAUDIO\FUNC_02&VEN_1057&DEV_3055&SUBSYS_10573055&REV_1007\4&3AE97B0E&0&0101

HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0268&SUBSYS_103C30CC&REV_1000\4&3AE97B0E&0&0001
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_4229&SUBSYS_11008086&REV_61\4&3332651E&0&00E0
 
Another problem I have is that every few seconds the computer just slows down, to the point where the pointer is completely stuck. It stays like this for about 20 seconds, then goes back to normal for about 30 seconds.

A:Hp Pavilion dv9500: Finding drivers

Check the below HP link to get the drivers
 
http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-dv9000-Entertainment-Notebook-PC-series/3369391/model/3255933/drivers 

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I just finished chatting with tech support from HP I was told that it is impossible to make the series dual boot because Pavilion HP boot series No DV9500 dual on it has SATA drives and the quot disable SATA quot option is not available in the BIOS therefore XP will not recognize the hard drive because XP has no SATA drivers he said He flatly refused to say anything about Linux HP doesn t support it Anybody heard of this I want to buy the DV model tomorrow Alex Irven Please be No dual boot on HP Pavilion DV9500 series careful before buying Alex Since the machine is No dual boot on HP Pavilion DV9500 series mine I do with No dual boot on HP Pavilion DV9500 series it as I please what you are saying is that even though I fully own the laptop once I buy it I am still tied to the agreement between Microsoft and HP I can t install any operating system I please Linux XP or whatever I choose Irven Yes Alex you are absolutely correct but down grading the operating system is creatingf lots of problem inthe machine That s the reason this steps has been taken place For your notebook s safty Alex what if the hard drive fails Irven You could repalce it that s not the issue Alex are you allowed to disclose the workaround that restriction surely you will not want to buy a car if you are told by the manufacturer what brand of gasoline you must use would you Irven I d understand that Alex Might be you are comfortable with XP Alex can I make the laptop dual boot Irven Unfortunately that feature is not available Irven You mean to say XP Vista Alex XP Vista Linux if I so choose Irven That might not be possible Irven You could chosee series Alex but if I replace the hard drive with another SATA drive can I install another operating system Irven Alex I dont think that will work out Alex but you just told me that I can replace the drive with another one do I have unrestricted access to the BIOS Irven Let me expalin you Alex please go ahead Irven The notebook accepts only SATA enabled Hard drive If you repalce it with another SATA enable hard drive that wont support XP Irven Then what will be the use Alex you mean to say that XP can not be installed on a machine with a SATA hard drive Irven Sata drivers need to be installed before installing the XP but for XP SATA drivers are not available Alex OK well you just suggested the series It also comes with SATA drives the only difference between the and series seems to be the processor s brand and the video card So how can I install XP on one but not on the other Irven That will have the option to desable SATA in the BIOS if it doesnot have that option then you may not install XP even on it I believe it has SATA desable option But for I am sure it has no such option Irven Is there anything else In which I can assist you Alex how about Linux why can t I install Linux on the Irven I cannot say any thing about Linux as HP does not support it how ever I haev found one SATA driver that migt help you out Irven Here it is Irven http h www hp com bizsuppor scription jsp lang en amp cc US amp swItem wk- - Irven Do not click on the link Copy and the paste the link into the address bar of the web browser Alex ok thank you for your help Irven Please take care good bye Alex nbsp

A:No dual boot on HP Pavilion DV9500 series

ToshibustM60,

I have the DV9200t and I am booting into Vista x64, Ubuntu Linux, and XP. The problem is similar to yours, and that is if I boot into XP I have to disable the SATA capability in the BIOS and that is a pain each time. I can leave it off all the time but then the drives are not running at full capacity.

I have the latest chipset loaded on. I loaded them after the install. To install I disabled SATA. I am curious if anyone used F6 during Windows install to load the drivers then had luck with SATA enabled?

It is sad HP is taking this course of limiting the OS. Us power users are sought out by friends, peers, management on our opinions. Just think the next time someone ask for our advice on what laptop to go with. I hope HP gets a clue. I have been happy with the laptop other than the multiboot/bios problem.

Stan
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/no-dual-boot-on-hp-pavilion-dv9500-series.600224/
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I have a HP dv9500 with dual hard drives. I'm getting the message "Hard Drive #4 Failed." Do I have to replace both drives?
 

A:HP dv9500

Probably not, do you know which drive is #4 and if you do is it the drive with the OS on it ?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/hp-dv9500.1138985/
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A:HP Pavilion g6 not booting?

Hi, The 24 character error code ( plr2x3-6kj84d-mfpwwj-60xd03 )  is a failure of the short Disk Self Test ( DST ) and would indicate that the Hard Drive is failing and needs to be replaced.  This is also consistent with the notebook suffering a fall as you describe. If you would like an example of a suitable replacement HDD and a guide on replacing the Drive yourself, post back with the full Model No. and Product No. of your g6 series notebook - see Here for a further explanation - and the version of Windows installed on the notebook. Regards, DP-K

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A:pavilion g6 is not booting

Hi, The 24 character error code does confirm a failure of the short Disk Self Test ( DST ) and would indicate that the Hard Drive is failing and needs to be replaced.  This is also consistent with the boot issue you describe. If your notebook is still under warranty, contact HP and arrange to have the drive replaced - If needed, you can check your warranty status Here. If you live in the US, contact HP Here. If you are in another part of the world, start Here. If you are out of warranty and would like a guide on replacing the Hard Drive yourself, please let me know - include the full Model No. and Product No. of your g6 series notebook - see Here for a further explanation. Regards, DP-K

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A:HP Pavilion notebook is not booting

I forgot to tell that I have tried all available method like hard reset. Didn't do anything for me. P.S. -My laptop has non-removable battery.

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A:My HP Pavilion dv6000 Not Booting

Have a look here: Tutorial: No POST (Power On Self Test)
 

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A:HP Pavilion Notebook Not Booting

Nice machine and configuration.
I would first try removing two memory modules, and attempting a boot with the third.. then if that doesn't work, change modules until you have tried all three.
It is difficult to trouble-shoot a machine like that... but we are seeing a LOT of ealy failures in the large laptops hard drives from 250 GB to 500 GB, so suspect that your hard drive might be bad. A good test would be to try any other known good hard drive from 80 GB on up to 500 GB... can you borrow one, then try to format and install it.
If still dead when you change memory and hard drive, it is time to get it back to HP for warranty work.
Anything you do that is not memory and not a hard drive will void your warranty.
 

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A:booting problems with an hp pavilion

I would suggest you run a thorough memory test. 2 beeps on post can indicate problems with memory (that includes vid ram).

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A:HP dv9500 and XP drivers (sp33411)

Vista chipset driver won't work for XP.

Which chipset do you have?

Run CPU-Z to identify it
http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html

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A:HP DV9500 blank screen

There's a website somewhere that shows how to test laptop display when the external monitor is fine.

Is the native screen showing up in the Device Manager?
 

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A:HP Pavilion Vista booting problems

Hi Welcom to Techspot
yes Be afraid Be very afraid (Only joking).

This does indicate some problem, But it is difficult to diagnose, When you power on from now on Watch the Hdd activity light on the Base Unit, and note if it flashes or stays on permanently and post back.

If your pavilion is new and you are still under warranty I suggest you contact HP or your supplier before it escalates into a serious failure..
 

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A:HP Pavilion DV2910 not booting and beeps once

Hi welcome to the forum. Sorry to hear you're having problems.
Did this just happen one day, or stopped like this during an operation, then returned on re-starting?
I would like you to click on the link below & try this method.

Troubleshooting LED Blink Codes or Beep Codes During Startup or Boot - HP Customer Care (United States - English)
Please post your results. I hope this may help.
Thank you.
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A:HP dv9500 laptop will not come up with BIOS screen

I would say that the motherboard is the cause of this. The CPU cooling heatsink could be in need of new thermal paste or pads. The fan could be bad
 

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Many thanks
Mark
 

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Can you get it to display to an external monitor?

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Yes it will work fine. The mounting holes are in the same place. You might wind up with an empty port or have to use a dremel tool to open up a small hole in the side but the board will work fine.

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Closing duplicate, please reply here:

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Good Afternoon,
Would like to pose this question and see if any of the group can assist me.

I currently image our new CPU's with a secure image of Windows XP Sp2. Our computers (desktop and laptops) mainly consist of Dell's and images work fine thanks to our information management staff. However, our director has an HP Pavilion dv8000 notebook that I cant get an image to take on it. It just goes into a cycle of choosing safemode or boot normal.

The weird thing is, I have an option at the start of the image to choose "network" or non-network (stand alone) and the stand alone image works fine.

Are they any settings on this HP that I need to turn off or on for the network image to work?

Thanks in advance
 

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A:hp pavilion

do the bleeps have any pattern
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A:Hp pavilion to tv

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A:HP Pavilion x2

If you go to the linked HP page and enter your product number, you should be able to find the HP drivers for your touchpad: http://h22207.www2.hp.com/us-en/contact-hp/

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A:HP Pavilion

It sounds like something went wrong during the Windows re-installation. Since it sounds like you have installation media and this is a fresh install anyway, the first thing I would do is try installing again from the Installation DVD.

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morgansssss said:

hi just bought a lap top hp pavilion dv2530 with vista and i cant find how to activAte the built in web cam, theres nothing in the help, im a bit of a novice can anybody help?Click to expand...

Hiya morgansssss,

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A:HP Pavilion

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 38492394

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A:old pavilion

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A:hp Pavilion

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A:New HP Pavilion set up

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