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Locking mechanism, modem jack, battery, and vent view large image. For reference, below is a top and side view of the dvz underneath a Toshiba Satellite M45 underneath a Thinkpad X Problem one, setup would not reconize my serial ata hard drive, there was a setting in the bios to disable native sata support warning of performance hit , that allowed me to get windows installed. The processor tested runs at 1. This topic has been locked due to inactivity for a long period of time. Join the community here. The Ultra Brightview screen is significantly brighter.

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HP Pavilion dv8000 Review (pics, specs)

In some ways, HP seemed to have wanted people to buy a docking station. It doesn’t seem to have great performance. I just hope it will last me for the next few years Note: Have you found a site that might have w2k3 drivers for the touchpad?

While it falls short of the top-of-the-line, inch Dell and Toshiba models that include features like dedicated graphics and integrated TV tuners, the dv is more than sufficient for most people.

Here is the bluetootn part it only works if the hard drive is blank. The optical drive produces substantial noise for a few seconds as it begins spinning, but makes little noise while watching DVDs.

HELP, I need drivers for a HP DV8000 notebook

I have found drivers for the wireless, wired network adapters, video, sound, and touch pad. The one thing I’m not a fan about is the ports on the side.


There is some minor light leakage from the bottom of the LCD panel, and one dead pixel in the lower middle portion of the screen. Key feel is very nice, not quite as tactile as Thinkpads but responsive and there is very little flex in the keyboard.

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Locking mechanism, modem jack, battery, and vent view large image Front view: DDR2 memory is not capable of being installed in this machine, so you are forced to go with the more expensive and less-available DDR. An older version of the driver turned out to work.

buletooth Of course, my friend lost the Driver CDs, so I’m going to need some drivers to get it up and running properly. Message 3 of 4. I was hesitant on the inch screen, but I considered having the keypad more important. The Home, End, PgUp, PgDn, Insert, and Delete keys are not aligned as they typically are on desktop keyboards, but are in a single line above the Backspace and numeric keypad this requires some adjustment. Notebook SolutionsApr 13, If you’re looking for a machine for CAD, publishing, or video work LOTS of ports for external drivesI can give this machine my highest recommendation.

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This is the output of CPU-Z: Most of the ports are located on either side of the machine for easy access, bluetoogh are conveniently labeled on the keyboard surface facing the user. So I had wiped the drives of this laptop that my friend gave me, and since it had the Windows XP sticker on it, I’d figured it’d be best to install Windows XP on it again.


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The image below compares the dv Ultra Brightview screen to a Toshiba M35 with Trubrite, with both computers plugged in and displays set at full brightness. HP Canada’s website continually shows this model as being out-of-stock.

Left side view of ports: HP DV failure to boot Sep 4, Your name or email address: I’m going to also see if I can find a new battery which I doubt I’ll find.

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The specified weight for the dv is 8. Configure the HP dv at HP. It will run WIndows 7 and I would not advise running XP on any computer that will be exposed to the internet. As with other built-in notebook speakers, bass quality is lacking. Power and volume buttons reside above the keyboard, as well as buttons for launching the included HP QuickPlay software, a wireless switch, and a button for Windows Calculator.