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Update won't download - HP Pavillion 17 Notebook PC Produc...

Q: Update won't download - HP Pavillion 17 Notebook PC Produc...

HP Pavillion 17 Notebook PC

Product No. K4Q96UA#ABA

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HP Support Assistant reports that there is a software update available to download. Click yellow triangle, get to products, shows a software download available, but does not specify what the download is.

Click on Message / update. Four segment square icon starts rotating through the segments. Runs and runs and runs, now more than 2 hours. Nothing downloads.

This is the third time today I've tried to download the supposed software update. Same result each time. Nothing downloads.

Same result each time.

Very frustrating
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Hi: Run this free hardware analyzer that I have zipped up and attached below. Run the file, close the summary window and on the left side of the window, click to expand the Drives section. Then click to expand the sata/atapi drives section. Click on your hard drive name listed there.  The first line will be the Drive Controller spec. It will report the hard drive type running at a certain speed. For example Serial ATA 6 Gb/s @ 6 Gb/s. If your notebook only has a SATA II port, it might report Serial ATA 6 Gb/s @ 3 Gb/s, or Serial ATA 3 Gb/s  @  3 Gb/s.  

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A:Can I upgrade my graphic card in my HP Pavillion 15 Notebook...

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If you have (and should have) a USB keyboard and mouse connect them and see if they will work.
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From this tut:
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Quote: Originally Posted by betaupsilon

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Welcom to Seven Forums chod. You can dowload and run Download Details - Microsoft Download Center - Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor to see the recommendedations.
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