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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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My laptop charger blew a fuse in it, should I just short it?

Soo, I recently had a voltage surge at my house, and a couple of my chargers blew up. My laptop's charger was one of them. Upon opening I found out that only a fuse labelled T3.15A/ 250V had burned. ...
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Where is my “Loudness Equalization” tab?

I was trying to increase the headphones volume in my Windows 10 above the 100% Level. I found this article (for Windows 8) that looked promising. However, it talks about a "Loudness Equalization" ...
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Can I turn on my laptop after a force shutdown without disconnecting battery?

I use an Asus ux501 running windows 10. Ever since I bought it, there has been a recurring issue where everything freezes except the cursor but clicking does nothing. Even Ctrl+Alt+Delete does not ...
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Do USB3 to HDMI adapters have their own graphics card?

Just looking for confirmation here but do devices like this have their own graphics card built-in? I know it says "External video card" in the description but on many listings for devices like that, ...
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Confusion regarding exact type and voltage of my laptop RAM module for upgrade

I have a Toshiba satellite laptop C50-A. I am thinking to add more RAM. It has currently a Micron DDR3-1600 Mhz PC3-12800 CL=11 Model 4KTF25664HZ-1G6E1 RAM Module. The confusion is this: As I know ...
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Charge laptop with mobile charger (lower voltage then required for the laptop)?

I have a Huawei Matebook X Pro which I normally charge using the original charger provided by Huawei. I'm leaving on vacation tomorrow and want to pack as light as possible, so I was wondering if I ...
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HP Pavillion Power 15" Windows 10 Freeze

My Laptop keeps freezing once in a while. Once it freezes, it will stay frozen until i either unplug my charger or replug my charger. I am still unable to fix it, but here are some input. Laptop: HP ...
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Laptop seems pressing keyboard on its own

About weeks ago, my Lenovo Ideapad Y700 started to press its keyboard button on its own. I tested keyboard event using this key event tester website and turns out my laptop is keep pressing keydown ...
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Acer Laptop with two disks: secind ntfs harddisk become “ESP” Fat32 disk, data gone

I have an Acer A715-71G-706B, two disk ssd+hdd. Recently I needed to connect diffrent hdd in place of laptop's to check it's data. After returning to orginial 1TB hdd I've noticed that my disk ...
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Swap fn key children keys function

I just bought a new laptop, the Acer A715-72G and it has this very annoying feature. The F1-12 keys are swapped with the functions they also give. Like adjusting brightness and adjusting volume. At ...
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How relevant are model numbers when looking for gaming laptop reviews [on hold]

I'm looking into gaming laptops and when I look at reviews for ones I'm interested in assuming they list the model number I often find the last 2-3 characters are different. It's also common on online ...
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Laptop not working on any battery

I had a problem with battery in my laptop (laptop hibernate or crash randomly when on battery). The laptop is a Clevo N957TP6. So after sometime I bought a new battery. the battery has a part number ...
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Why is my printer only being recognized as a scanner on my laptop?

I use a USB cable to print/scan from my laptop. I have used this canon pixma MG5500 series printer for a couple of years with my old Toshiba laptop without any problem (it runs on windows 8). I can ...
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Any way to remap the touchpad's center-click button? [duplicate]

I'm running Windows 10 Professional on the Dell Precision 7530 laptop, and I'm looking for some sort of registry-hack or similar to allow me to remap the mouse buttons on the built-in touchpad. This ...
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How to turn off NVIDIA 1060 card when it is not needed?

I have a Lenovo Legion Y720 laptop with an Intel CPU plus an NVIDIA GTX 1060 6G. I know it is possible to have the NVIDIA turned off (unpowered) when not gaming, to save battery life, and to have it ...

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