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Replaced the chips with another matched set. After upgrading to Windows7, the following software cannot be installed using the application recovery tool in HP Recovery Manager: CyberLink LabelPrint CyberLink PowerDirector CyberLink Power2Go CyberLink PowerStarter If you accidentally uninstalled I think this situation needs to be more carefully diagnosed before it's concluded that it is something that can be corrected with a hardware upgrade. Install the latest Windows7 compatible driver, see Updating Drivers and Software with Windows Update. have a peek here

This is necessary to prevent driver and software update conflicts that can arise between the HP Upgrade Assistant DVD, Windows Update and HP Update. Double-click each SoftPaq to install the updates from HP. Search "error event logs" under the help menu and bring some up per instructions. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > Computer problem? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vista-ultimate-upgrade-reboots-with-installed-memory-over-2-gb.782773/

HP Support Forums (Desktop PCs) (in English) Windows7 Solution Center (in English) Microsoft Answers Forum (in English) Windows7 started upgrading, but then rolled back to Windows Vista. I really appreciate any advice and help. My name is Aseem Kishore and I work as a Systems Analyst in Dallas, TX.

Read More Home About Contact Privacy Policy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Careful here. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. The nforce2 was already obsolete at that time.

Restart the computer when prompted and repeat this step until it says “Windows is up to date” Open your antivirus security software and use the update feature to make sure you Unplug the network cable and do not attempt to connect through wireless. If you are having trouble with a particular software program or hardware component, try searching HP and the Internet using the terms "Windows7" and the name of the software or hardware. What do I do if my CD/DVD disc drive does not display in Windows after upgrading to Windows7?

If its new RAM it might have been damaged before you bought it which happens once in awhile. You do not need to enter your key at this time to continue. by memmons / February 22, 2008 5:19 AM PST In reply to: Toshiba Equium with 2GB Supports Your Point After recently reloading Windows Vista to factory settings I installed critical updates Update to TouchSmart 3.0 or greater by downloading all of the available Software Solution updates from www.hp.com/support.

Everything runs smooth. http://www.vistax64.com/vista-installation-setup/34940-vista-installation-continuous-reboot.html Sadly though I tried to find your motherboards manual online and it does not show anything about any beep codes. Anyway, problem vanished.Now, if I can get my comp to shutdown when I want it too I'll be happy. Read and respond to the screens as they open.

Z7_M0I02JG0KONJ30ACBBF8MM1084 hp-hero-support-search Actions ${title} Loading... navigate here You can only perform an Upgrade if your computer has Windows Vista Home Basic, Home Premium, Business or Ultimate Edition with Service Pack 1 or 2. After upgrading to Windows 7, the following software cannot be installed using the application recovery tool in HP Recovery Manager: Corel Paint Shop Pro X2 Do not uninstall these software programs I am surprised I don't see this in the searches I do with most search engines!

In the case of 32-bit operating systems, that limit is 4GB of RAM. 64-bit operating systems can use much more. All temperatures are fine. knightrider2k9, Dec 25, 2008 #9 crjdriver Moderator Joined: Jan 2, 2001 Messages: 35,180 I have not "heard" bad things about via, I have ample experience with via. Check This Out crjdriver, Dec 25, 2008 #4 Mumbodog Joined: Oct 3, 2007 Messages: 7,891 Treat yourself to a new Motherboard for Christmas!

Right-click the NVIDIA tray icon and enable Boost Mode to take advantage of multiple Graphics processors in SLI mode. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - thanks by b_ring / April 9, 2007 11:03 AM PDT In reply to: Graphics chip Thanks for the advise.

The memory caps for the various Windows 7 versions are stated and discussed here: zdnet.com/blog/hardware/max-memory-limits-for-64-bit-windows-7/4254?tag=untagged Hope it helps. :) Justin says: 5 years ago What if you set the max memory

Install the latest Windows7 compatible driver, see Updating Drivers and Software with Windows Update. or uninstall Norton Internet Security 2008 or 2009 if you plan to use other security software. Continue using these final steps to finish setting up your computer. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

I removed the pre-loaded virus protection software (forgot name but it starts with an N or S (symetrics?). Ask a question and give support. Feb 1, 2009 #17 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 4Gig in 32Bit 16Gig in 64Bit (actually depends upon which Vista version is installed) Info here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa366778.aspx Just scroll down that MS page this contact form Also, install all optional updates.

Simple. Read and respond to the screens as they appear. Also I do agree with you that this is most likely a hardware issue now probably the third or fourth slot has been damaged. Download SoundMax HD Audio version or later from www.hp.com/support.

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Feb 2, 2009 #21 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 No one has directly addressed this issue of using 2Gig to initially setup Windows then increase Ram after that Indirectly there have been Go to the HP Support Web site (http://www.hp.com/support), select Software and Drivers, and enter your computer model number to find software and driver updates for your computer. I have called HP and they walked me through a complete reload (quickly pressing F11 just after booting up). note: If you are using the HP Upgrade Assistant DVD, after successfully upgrading to Windows 7, do not connect to the Internet.

Follow the instructions on screen, choosing the following options: Select Go online to get the latest updates… and follow the prompts. See Updating Drivers and Software with Windows Update and install all Important, Recommended, and Optional updates. Some computers use F1 instead of F10. Windows 7 Home Premium is capped at 16GB, so if you have that version there is definitely something amiss with your installation somewhere.

I would install either xp or win2k for your hardware. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Enter your product key for Windows Product Activation. Very frequent computer rarely goes an hour without crashingSPECsAMD Athlon 64 2x1 GB RAMintegrated graphics Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: frequent vista shut down and