got it working again. apparently there was AS5 connecting two little bits of solder on the mobo and shorting it out.
without re-cleaning again...
how exactly could you tell when the solder liquified? (what can I look for if I have a heat gun?)
After I re-cleaned it all out with...
Welp, I used a heatgun that allowed 500'F at its lowest setting for under a minute (with the computer half assembled/plugged in and turned on,...
Okay, straight to the point, does anyone here know which reflow method works best and lasts longest? (heatgun vs hair dryer vs high wattage light...
would you take a picture for us?
because the image I'm getting my head is that the adapter for your TM2 just came off the standard HDD.
A dell I have worked on did this once.
turns out the ram wasn't bad, but the socket that the ram plugged into was bad.
try doing a memory test...
not at all.
this web tablet fad will blow over in a year or two,
I changed out the silver palm rests for the black tx2 palm rests.
black/silver looks neat btw,
some random russian guy noticed my modded tx2500z.
that was an awkward conversation, consisted mostly of me saying "I'm sorry, can you repeat...
I had the same train of thought about the nvidia thing at first, that's why I bought a tx2500.
mine surely hasn't fallen victim, but it looks as...
my question is:
Why would you want such a limited and DRM ridden portable OS on your full featured x86 computer?
just found out my TX has been running mono sound.
I checked the wiring and everything on the hardware end and it looks fine.
software wise, I...
the cpu was really at fault?
really? I've never seen or heard of that happening before.
whatever, welcome back to the world of the living,
tested, not working.
nothing shows up for the northbridge or gpu,
you can't put the whole thing in an oven, this trick doesn't work for mobile motherboards (1 component is broken and you're going to cook the...
the laptop underclocks the cpu and gpu when it goes on battery to achieve better battery life.
you can use a program called K10stat to control...
is there really no software out there for this?
might be time for some hardcore googling, :mad:
to fix it yourself (likely to go bad again though)
YouTube - HP tx1000 no boot / black screen / motherboard repair
or a better long term fix is...
in HWmonitor I can only monitor everything but my tx's 780G chip (which is to my knowledge is the 3200)
we all know the gpu is the problem chip...
if you image the computer right out the box with HP's recovery partition you will still get all the bloat ware. (it's pre-installed with the...
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