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The main problem I assume from what you are reporting is the computer is powered up. but will not boot? Forget the Battery, lets look at the boot process. Considering that the computer has power, the CPU is sending instructions to the hard drive, Please Boot and Start Up. If the Hard drive is defective, it will not obey any instructions to start because the Boot Feature is not operative. Most likely the problem. Remove the hard drive and replace it with a new drive. The new drive is partitioned and ready for the operating system to be applied. You will need a new updated OS (Operating System Win 10) to boot and add programs. Replacing a hard drive is easy. Open the case, locate the hard drive, disconnect it, remove, and look at the details printed on the drive. Usually a SATA drive. You can purchase a new drive on Amazon for $30. This is dependent on the capacity, the 1Gig are about $40. In reverse, put the new drive in the old drives slot, hook up the wires like they were with the previous drive, and with the new Operating System disc inserted into the CD/DVD drive, turn on the computer. The CD/DVD should spin and on the monitor, show the start up for the Installation of the software. It asks for the licensed Key from the OS container. Just go from there. When complete, the new hard drive will be formatted and contain the WIN OS. Now you can boot the computer and add new programs. As for the old drive, if it was dead, you may have lost all data. Always do a back up along the way to preserve valuable data. Using USB Sticks is a good method.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Feb 08, 2018

all that work on old Compaq why?
if the DC pack voltage is in spec then its ok.
a voltmeter tells you that easy, we, when lids off and at the internal jacks pins, under full load.
most laptops, had many processor choices, and up to 3 power packs matching that and up to 3 video cars, my HP5840w has that.

if BIOS screens are dead, you lost power, Im sure screen is ok)
BIOS most always work its resident in ROM and always works.
even with HDD /SSD removed.
its the acid test for all PCs.
this,Since the days of IBM PC Jr.... (with rom packs)
yes, older than dirt.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Mar 09, 2017

If it's a BIOS password, it'll usually be defeated by removing the CMOS battery* on the motherboard for a couple of hours.

* like a watch battery.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Mar 21, 2015

It's a Webcam capable of up to a 1280 x 1024 resolution, the webcam captures videos and images with vivid detail and clarity.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Feb 05, 2014

All drivers are available at hp.com. If they haven't got one, there may be generic drivers at microsoft.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Dec 05, 2013

use dis link

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Dec 05, 2013

normally in the boot options, press F8 key on boot and there should be a repair option up the top, there is also factory restore options if you press the right Keys on boot up. i think that F11 F12 may be the keys.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Nov 16, 2013

For Windows Password:
1. Start system and when you see Windows Welcome screen / Login screen, press ctrl+alt+del keys twice and it'll show Classic Login box.
2. Type \Administrator\ (without quotes) in Username and leave Password field blank.
3. Now press Enter and you should be able to log in Windows.
Now you should be able to reset your account password from \Control Panel - User Accounts\.
Same thing can be done using Safe Mode. In Safe Mode Windows will show this in-built Administrator account in Log in screen.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Oct 25, 2013

uninstall the driver and download the HDA AUDIO driver for your OS and then install it.
** You can also avail our technical support by visiting our website: http://www.vtechsquad.com.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on May 07, 2013

If your laptop appears to boot up and the hard disk LED flashes, then the problem is probably a back light fault. This can be a faulty inverter or a faulty CCFL lamp. Please click on this link and follow my instructions to identify the fault and possible fix :- https://www.fixya.com/support/r3598095-faulty_laptop_lcd_screen

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Dec 13, 2012

Boot your computer in safe mode and check if you are able to log off successfully. If yes, there is some software creating problem in log off in normal mode. If no, there is some problem with Windows.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Sep 08, 2012

There is no latch... You just pull the little cord end out of the socket.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Jul 28, 2012

Are you looking for the driver of your sound card? Please click this link.

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HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on Jun 07, 2012

What the Os do you use?

Reset admin windows password, since I don't know what the Os do you use, I recommend you use Windows Password Reset here, it support all systems and so easy.

HP Compaq nx7300... | Answered on May 31, 2012

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