I understand that it would be great to have access to Microsoft Word on your brand new computer, but it makes it very tedious to install your own copy of the software. It took me 5 seconds to connect to my local wireless LAN. Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. Loading the backup messages into Outlook Express was easy, and browsing email was great. Also, nothing is crashing or behaving erratically, which makes me very happy.

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I was surprised to find the HP and Compaq names on smaller, more compact notebooks.

The keyboard and touchpad are among the nicest features of the V I recently started the fall semester of my graduate school program. Shipping to most states in the US does presatio incur a sales tax.

I have been frustrated on some computers when reading Acrobat files. I did not need an expensive, top-of-the-line computer for high-demand applications or gaming. Show only see all. The notebook looks great and has an interesting, but still attractive, color pattern.

SOLVED: Problem with touchpad on Presario V – Fixya

It has worked perfectly when I needed it, and I am very satisfied with this purchase. Select your operating system, and you will be redirected to a page listing all the necessary drivers for your model. I cannot do this with my notebook. You will be able to set the behavior for your touchpad.


I presaroi never used a notebook that had a push-button to activate or deactivate the wireless card. To an extent, I have a feeling that this situation is intentional. Tell us some more! The only addition offered by Compaq is the HP xb notebook expansion base. Screen Compaq Presario v screen view larger image The screen size is where the V earns my respect.

The custom options are also flexible enough that more sophisticated toouchpad can upgrade to more powerful options.

Compaq Presario V2000 Review (pics, specs)

Although the Compaq Presario V is not the smallest and lightest notebook on the market, I am happy that I bought this computer. First Impressions I was greatly impressed by this notebook when I first took it out of the box presatio turned it on. But it may look strange when you first close the display and notice the top is not level. For Presario Filter Applied.

I appreciate that they still ship the original operating system, application CD, ttouchpad even the Windows Security Pack CD in the event that the owner needs to reformat or repair their computer.

Looking for network drivers for Compaq Presario V – HP Support Community –

I have become very comfortable with the notebook, and it has lived up to everything that it was advertised for. Then click on the Details tab at the top of the Network Controller window.


It’s worth a thousand prsario. If you have the notebook plugged in, the screen will actually push against this plug if you try to open the screen all the way.

The weight was okay — but it was not the lightest notebook out there. The only problem that I have noticed with this feature is that my right palm sometimes brushes the touchpad when I am typing and the screen scrolls a few lines.

When your fingers are set on the home-row keys, the touchpad is closer to the right hand than to the left. One interesting thing is that the screen does not dim if you comoaq the V from the AC adapter. It really felt that I was lugging around a huge ten pound brick for no reason and I needed two bags; one for my books and one for my computer.

The left side panel contains the following ports: Input and Output Ports There are multiple ports on both side panels of the computer. The display is very crisp, and has good visibility. The operating system was already installed when the computer was delivered, and the operating system disks were included with the manuals.