HP Pavilion dv7-3170ez: volume indicator not showing when setting volume

Hi I own a Pavilion dv7-3170ez, and when I change volume using the volume touch-slider on top of the keyboard, volume is adjusted accordingly but no volume indicator appears on the screen. Previously, while setting volume, a speaker icon with a slide

HP Pavilion dv7-6b32us Fan Buzzes when running fast

I have an HP Pavilion dv7-6b32us and within the past few months my laptop heats up pretty easy and whenever the fan starts running really fast it will buzz and it vibrates enough that I can feel it a bit in the top left area of the laptop, the only w

HP Pavilion dv7 2012 Model

So I have an HP Pavilion dv7 and it recently just stopped working. can't even make it turn on for the life of me. I press the power button and nothing, the screen won't turn on, I can't hear the fan start up. I plug in the charger and the charger lig

HP Pavilion dv7 overheating issue

Recently, i bought myself a HP Pavilion dv7-5000ev laptop with a HP Renew warranty (+ 2 year HP Care Pack). First time in, the operating system was Windows 7 Professional 64-bit. Almost immediately, I found that it was overheating. A prime number cal

My HP Pavilion DV7 wont boot up it beeps three times and blinks 1 time

I have been having problems with my HP Pavilion DV7 for the last several months. When I turn it on I get a black screen. It will beep three times and the caps LED will blink one time. When this first started happening I would turn it off and try to t

Pavilion dv7 blue screening - HP support assistant cannot test BIOS or memory modules but BIOS can?

About a month ago my dv7 started doing something strange - during normal use (not gaming, just word processing, showing a powerpoint presentation, showing a video on youtube, etc.) the cooling fan speed would suddenly ramp up to jet-engine speed and

HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC graphics card issues

I have a HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook PC (Product number: QG704EA#B1A) with an AMD radeon HD 6700M graphics card. Most of my games crash, im always given a graphical error, i experience freezes, lagging and general overheating. This only happens when pla

Pavilion dv7-3165dx will not boot up

This pavilion dv7-3165dx has worked flawlessly for 8 years. Now when I turn it on, the lights come on and the fan runs, but nothing loads up, not Windows, not BIOS, nothing. The screen stays blank. I have cycled the power several times with the same

HP Pavilion dv7-1285dx - No F11, Won't Boot Windows -- Recovery Manager PATH?

I am repairing an HP Pavilion dv7-1285dx for a friend. I have restored countless other computers but this one has driven me up the wall after 7 hours of trial and error and web searches. Here's the deal: --The computer came with Windows Vista --The o

Hp pavilion dv7-4153

My screen won't come on. When i start the computer, it sounds like it's booting up but then the fan turns off and Caps Lock starts blinking once every 3-4 seconds. The only other light illuminated is the red wi-fi light showing the wifi is disabled.

Pavilion Dv7 7023; some serious issues. Help needed.

Hello. My Pavilion Dv7 7023cl has been going downhill for the past few months, but I've been planning on purchasing a new hard drive for it, since my current one is failing. However, I'll get to the point.  For some reason, and some how, the battery

Pavilion dv7-1245dx loads apps slowly, freezes w white screen, hangs with rotating icon

I have dv7-1245dx, less than 1 year, running Windows 7, Norton, Microsoft Office apps, esp Outlook, use several real estate apps that are web-based. I'm trying to run my business with this machine, but am having constant performance problems: loads a

Broken Plastic Bottom on Pavilion dv7 (images)

So, I have an HP Pavilion dv7 - 4285dx. The plastic shell on the bottom is broken, as the pictures show. I'm not sure what happened, as I'm very careful with my computer and have never dropped it, but my theory is that the heat (it gets scalding hot

Pavilion Dv7 7023cl: Battery and networking problems.

Hello. My Pavilion Dv7 7023cl has been going downhill for the past few months, but I've been planning on purchasing a new hard drive for it, since my current one is failing. However, I'll get to the point.  For some reason, and some how, the battery

Microphone issue with pavilion dv7

I got a Pavilion dv7 for Xmas (don't ask me which model, as I can't find it using any of HP's help info!!!). I used a microphone with it, no problems. Recorded great, everything went smooth as pie. After the system auto-updated (it's the only possibl

Hp pavilion dv7 notebook numeric keypad not working

The numeric keypad on my hp pavilion dv7 notebook does not work.  I can't get the num lock to work or any of the number keys to respond.Hi, While this could be a hardware issue, it's always worth trying the following. Open windows Control Panel, open

HP Pavilion dv7-6b21sm Entertainment Notebook PC Motherboard - disc info

Hello guys I have pavilion dv7 series laptop like it's stated up in the subject I bought cable with conector for 2nd disk. Now the question is what speed is possible through this cable or what my motherboard supports? I want to install SSD disk insid

Failure of 3. HDD in 9 month ,Pavilion dv7 AMD processor up to 95 C°

Pavilion dv7 4160em, 9 month old and  two times in repair because of failure of HDD now I got a error again short DST:fail, AGAIN AFTER 3 Month after repairing... this is {Content Removed: Language Filter Evasion} and I will newer buy HP again ever.

Where can I find a manual that shows onboard backup jumpers for BIOS for a HP pavilion dv7-3135eo ?

Hi, I have a HP pavilion dv7-3135eo with a corrupt BIOS. I get the 2 flashing LEDs on the CAPS LOCK.  This leaves me unable to do anything with the machine as it won't start at all. The solution to this problem (LED Codes) is to "Restore BIOS from on

Touchpad trouble on HP Pavilion DV7

Hi.  I have the HP Pavilion DV7 6B57NR. I have Windows 7 Home Premium. I recently sent my laptop for a repair and when I received, HP told me that they reinstalled the original software to the machine (Reinstalled Windows 7). Before I sent the laptop