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Questions tagged [laptop]

Laptops (also called notebooks) are portable personal computers with an integrated screen and keyboard. They come in a variety of sizes.

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i want to upgrade laptop ram with compatible timing (CL - cas)

sorry my english not very good this is my laptop (Acer aspire 5 A515-51G-5400) i want upgrade my laptop ram to 12gb with 8gb but i confused about what timing "CL" should buy i have now 6gb in my ...
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computer crashes when launching game on battery

My computer works fine, mostly. I use it mainly on charger. It's a Xiaomi Mi Gaming Laptop, the GTX1060 & 16GB RAM version. When I launch Escape From Tarkovv while the laptop is not plugged, the ...
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Dark spot on Asus laptop screen

Several weeks ago a darker spot appeared on my screen (as seen in the attached picture, it's right under the "Super User" tab) and it looks as if there was some liquid behind the screen. When I ...
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Increasing slow laptop speed with new hard drive

I have a toshiba windows 10 laptop, that initially had Windows 7 installed on it. It has 6GB of RAM and an Intel Core i5-3210m CPU. The hard disk inside is a 2012 750GB 5400 rpm hard drive, that works ...
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Dell inspiron 1420 not powering up just showing black screen, how can i fix it? [on hold]

Hi their everybody I have this dell inspiron 1420 laptop, the power light is switching on but after five seconds its switching off. The screen is not switching on its just black... I have tried to ...
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Simple but Important Laptop Upgrade: 2x 8GB RAM or 1x 8GB RAM + 1 SSD? [on hold]

I am interested in upgrading my laptop specs. I do beginner game developing on Unity, some graphic designing and 2D animation on this laptop. I currently have these specs on my HP Laptop: Intel Core ...
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Kali Linux USB Boot gives error: “blocked by current security policy” [on hold]

I am trying to boot Dual boot Kali Linux with indows 10. I already have windows 10 installed and have a bootable USB, but every time I try to boot it gives me the error: "blocked by current security ...
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My computer doesn't boot after a disk erase [on hold]

today, like everyday i've open my Asus laptop. But, without asking me anything it appeared in the screen a green bar that said "erasing disk hardrive". Immediately, i pressed the shutdown button ...
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Mac OS Terminal doesn't accept 0 (zero) character

only on Terminal and iTerm2, only on a specific User, I can't input 0, it return a bang error sound. I've checked some accessibility features about keyboard and numbers but nothing. Any help please. ...
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Pressing down a little bit harder on keyboard triggers weird behavior on laptop

Yesterday my keyboard was a little oily due to my hands, and I decided to wipe it down. I used a very little humid clothing(I know!) and wiped the keyboard from left to right pressing maybe a little ...
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What might cause a laptop's fans to run at full speed intermittently that is not heat or dust?

I have an Asus laptop that, when I first power it on, the fans gradually ramp up to maximum speed and then stay there until it is shut down. If the laptop is shut down and then immediately powered ...
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Hp proBook 4540s windows 7 64 bit

I have an HP ProBook 4540s. I recently updated the BIOS from the HP website. After a few days of normally working on my laptop, I tried to switch it on and the screen is black with a continuously ...
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Is there any difference between the Dell Inspiron 5447 and the Dell Inspiron 5457 cooler?

I have a Dell Inspiron 5457 notebook and its cooler started to make a loud noise. I have tried to clean the fan, but the noise continued the same. As I didn't manage to fix the cooler I will have to ...
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How can I make sure my laptop always stays on while downloading/installing? [closed]

Since installing/downloading stops when laptop is sleeping or locked, how can I make sure it always stays on and install continuously?
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Want to change powerplan when external monitor is disconnected

I have found this code that works for changing the powerplan in windows 10 when a monitor is connected but does not change back when monitor is disconnected was wondering if anyone could help with ...

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