Take the side of the case off. Most likely ( unless it's REAL old) you will see a silver coin sized battery. Gently lift and pry it out and replace it. It should be a CR2032 Drug stores sell them
Speaking of diagnostics, Compaq/HP has their own program.
go here: http://h18007.www1.hp.com/support/files/
"Select your model desktop and download the Softpaq for theComputer
Setup. Run this SoftPaq and it will create a boot floppy from which you can
enter the BIOS. You might want to download the Personal Computer Diagnostics
SoftPaq as well."
Edited by garmanma, 22 September 2007 - 02:57 PM.
why won't my laptop work?
Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time around
Do not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
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