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Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem

Q: Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem

Hi there I ve recently bought a second hand laptop because it was cheap and seemed to only have a minor problem which I hope to be able to fix So far problem TK Easynote boot Bell Packard I ve not been able to so I thought I d ask here for Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem some help Specs Packard Bell Easynote TK CPU AMD Phenom II X N GHz Videochip AMD Radeon HD M GB VRAM RAM GB DDR orginal OS Windows Home Premium So the problem is that if I try to boot it Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem about times it starts up I can hear the fan and HDD starting and see the lights turn on Then after a couple of seconds before seeing anything on screen I hear the fan stopping while the lights remain on The times it boots up properly and everything works What I ve Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem done so far remove battery and power adapter reinstall RAM both at once and one by one hold down power button for a minute and try again with the power adapter connected This doesn t appear to do anything much I haven t removed the CMOS battery yet because it s embedded in a peculiar way and I m not familiar with how to remove it yet Then during one of the few sessions where I was able to boot successfully I installed the newest BIOS-version from the Packard Bell site This also didn t do anything Then since I wanted to do it anyway I started with the installation of Arch Linux where so far I ve only wiped the entire HDD and repartitioned it then I was too busy and couldn t complete it This doesn t matter much as long as I can get into the BIOS properly I ll be fine I m a Linux newbie but have successfully installed Arch Linux on a very old laptop So what I wanted to ask do you know any way to make the startup work everytime Do you have any ideas what it might be My theories so far - It s probably a hardware related problem since it still occurred after BIOS-update and full HDD-wipe without OS - broken powerbutton connection somehow -- gt replace powerbutton - broken fan overheating -- gt shutdown - broken fan cable sometimes does connect correctly I m curious if you have any theories on how to save the laptop Kind regards Ilja nbsp

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A: Packard Bell Easynote TK boot problem

The laptop may need its thermal pads or paste replaced. The motherboard may be detecting a false over-heating signal...
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A:packard bell easynote laptop cannot boot

What you did with F12 and IDE HDD is select a boot device. If the OS on the hdd is damaged, nothing happens as you discovered.

The correct sequence to restore is to hold the ALT key while tapping F10.
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A:Packard Bell Easynote R1995. Lost boot and HDD passwords

Masterpassword does not exist. You or the previous owner set it . It is not something that Packard Bell does.
TechSpot does not help with password problems.
The Battery is on a cable that can be cut and redesigned to have plug-in wires.
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Hmm, I wonder if you knocked the HardDrive cable out or something (like Ram cards)

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A:[SOLVED] Packard bell easynote sj51 Audio problem!!

Hello TMac_swe and welcome to TSF,

I would like you to go under Device Manager and find any devices with a yellow ! next to them.

Right click on each of them and choose properties, select the details tab, and choose hardware id's from the pull down menu.

Post the description and the hardware id's in your next post.
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A:Packard Bell Easynote R1938

are you sure theres no physical switch at all - some have both key combinations and a physical switch

post back a device manager and xirrus screen shot
{run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector} Download and install
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Direct link to the program is here
Then run and install the program
if you get an error - You need NET Framework installed for the WiFi Inspector to function.

Run the program

post a screen shot of the program running - if there are a lot of networks showing can you click on "networks" top lefthand area - so we can see all the network information, and also post which network "Adapter Name" (1st column) is yours on the list

To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.
To upload it to the forum, open the full reply window and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.

{Device Manager}
Post back the results in device manager
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Start > control Panel {Vista set to classic view}> system > {Vista, device manager on left hand side} {XP hardware Tab, device manager button} >
windows 7
start > control panel> System and Security> Device Manager

network adaptors, click on the + > post back the devices listed there
are there any ! ? or X
post a screen shot of the device manager - network adapters

To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.
To upload it to the forum, open the full reply window and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here
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A:My Packard Bell EasyNote won't start

There are other possible causes but start by running the hard drive diagnostics from the manufaturer.

Identify the make of your hard drive and then use one of the links below to get the manufacturers diagnostic for ISO CD. Burn the image file

to a CD, boot the PC with the disc in the drive and run the diagnostics. You first need to set the CD drive to 1st in the boot order in the

Bios setup.

If you do not have an image burner use this free software to make the CD.




Seagate, Maxtor & Quantum:

Western Digital:


Toshiba Fujitsu:

Please provide the model number of your drive if it is Toshiba Fujitsu for further instructions, this does not run on Windows 7. I would

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can we see device manager screen shot
Device Manager
Post back the results in device manager
You will now need to take a screen shot and copy that back to the working PC.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the screen shot and attach the screen shot in a reply on the forum here.

how to access device manager for different windows versions

Hold the Windows key and press Pause key, should open to allow device manager to be seen, menu on the left hand side

on a laptop you may need to use Hold the Windows key and press FN key + the pause key

if the above does not work then -

Windows 7 or Vista
Click on the Start Orb > In the Start Search box type > device manager and then press enter
Start > control Panel {Vista set to classic view}> system > {Vista, device manager on left hand side} {XP hardware Tab, device manager button} >
start > control panel> System and Security> Device Manager

Windows 8
If you happen to be using a keyboard with Windows 8, the quickest way to open Device Manager is via its shortcut on the Power User Menu, accessible by pressing the WINDOW and the X keys together.
If on a touch screen - have a read here

once you are in device manager then

post a screen shot of the device manager - imaging devices

To post a screen shot of the active window.
1) hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.
2) if you are using Vista/Windows 7 you can use the "snipping tool" which is found in Start> All programs> Accessories> Snipping Tool

To upload the screen shot to the forum, open the full reply window ("Go Advanced" button) and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.
Full details are available here

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A:Windows 7 - Low Sound - New Packard Bell EasyNote

Quote: Originally Posted by J381

Hi there,

New to the forum. I just bought a Packard Bell EasyNote TS44-HR-034UK tonight and I think the volume is a bit low (I have adjusted to full). I read a bit about a driver update but it was posted back in 2009 and I'm sure there'll be a more recent one. It's for Windows 7 Home Edition 32bit.

Anyone know where I can download the latest driver for this issue?

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A:Packard Bell EasyNote ENTG71BM Ram Upgrade

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Hello and welcome to TSG!!

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All launches of misbehaving computers has been cancelled for the next 24 hours due to bad weather.!!!
If you have the installation CD and can boot from that run the startup repair utility.
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Please provide this information so we can provide a complete analysis:

For starters:

At work we start all repairs with a set of diagnostics. Often they find problems that weren't even expected. It's a waste of time to try to fix software on a system that has hardware problems.
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A:Packard bell m36 laptop will not boot

Further to the above technical query,the following has been carried out:-

The Hard Disk drive was removed and inserted in a freezer compartment for 1 hour suitably wrapped up of course.

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On a couple of occasions the date and times were wrong..... i have changed the battery.

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A:HELP: Packard Bell iXtreme wont boot! + blue screens

Sorry for the delay in responding, there's not a whole lot of people who do this sort of thing.

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Did you clean the old Thermal paste off the Processor and the Heatsink, then really fresh Thermal Compound when you put it back on?
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A:Packard bell problem

You need to get the dump files and post em up.... Follow theses instructtions :Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

But as you've reformated many times i believe its hardware.

D/l and burn a boot cd of memtest86+ Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool It'll test the ram for errors, which is a very likely cause of your bsod
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Waht you can do is remove the cmos battery for a while. Give it about a half hour on the older computers. That should clear the password and all the settings. What it sounds like is someone has either changed your boot sequence and removed the HDD from the boot sequence, or the OS is missing. Do you have a Bootable floppy you can insert before you start to see if it is recognize?
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A:packard bell problem

Сигнатура на проблем:BlueScreen
Име на проблемно събитие:

Signature of the problem: BlueScreen
Name of problem event

Версия на ОС: 6.1.7601.
ИД на езикова променлива: 1026

Version of the OS: 6.1.7601.
ID on ezikova promenliva: 1026

Допълнителна информация за проблема:

Additional information about the problem:

BCCode: a
BCP1: 4D769DCC
BCP2: 00000002
BCP3: 00000001
BCP4: 82A1D71E
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

Файлове, които помагат проблемът да бъде описан:

Files that help to describe the problem:

C:\Users\atanaska\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-28828-0.sysdata.xmlClick to expand...

Welcome yancho086 to TSG. Please go to C:\Windows\Minidump compress with Winzip or Winrar and upload the files in there. Click and then To upload the files. Sorry! Just having a little fun with images.
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Enter the BIOS and boot from the Drive which has the Recovery.
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"glue parts 5" I haven't any idea whatsoever what that is. Can you explain?
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Just how old is this computer?
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Take the laptop to a repair center. They will sort it out for you... At minimum you will need an XP CD
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A:Problem Packard Bell SB85 with Seven & 8600M GS

Essayez d'installer le pilote vista en mode de compatibilit?
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Post the blue screen on the forum.

Check the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions thread near the top of this forum for instructions on how to do that.
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Go to the Packard Bell site: Choose your country | Packard Bell
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A:Packard Bell Imedia 1408 startup problem

Virus cannot hurt Hardware (well indirectly yes, like a "crash")

Sounds like a Power Supply fault
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A:Serious problem with my Packard Bell - data lost after running recovery tool ?

Hey there, Welcome to Tech Guy forums.

Personally I think the best way forward with this problem is to remove the hard drive out of your computer. If it is IDE (PATA) then you will have to switch the jumpers to make it a slave drive and install it into another working computer and attempt to recover your data off the drive. If it is a SATA drive then you will not have to set the jumpers and should be able to install the drive straight into another computer and be able to access it.

The drive will show up as the 2 partitions that you have mentioned and hopefully your data will be safe in one of those partitions. The other space that isn't accounted for I can only presume has been deleted and made ready to become a partition in which case you may need to use a data recovery program to get he files back or possibly send your hard drive to a professional company to get them to try and recover it for you.

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If it can handle the 80GB drive,the controller is probably 24bit LBA,
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