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Q: Micro SD for the stream notebook

I want to know what kind of micro sd card is better to use for an HP Stream 13 4G? And what kind of stuff can I put on the micro sd card? My memory is almost all full because of the updates, could I put some of the stuff in the sd card?

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A: Micro SD for the stream notebook

Hi Lori, I use SanDisc Memory card for both my Laptop and Camera.. Its really good.. Compact And excellent performance.. I would suggest u to by a 64GB or 128GB Memory card for storage.. But 128gb sd cards are more than 2 or 3 times expensive than the 64gb memory cards.. 64gb would cost u around $30 but 128gb would be costing around $70 or more.. So, wat i would suggest is to buy an 1TB External Hard drive which would cost u around $50... Western Digital and Seagate are good.. I prefer WD and i own one..So u can do like this - keep a budget of $80 and purchase a 1TB WD Ext HDD and a 64 GB micro SD card.. (Product pricing may vary).. But remember this - Internal Hard disc or the External HDD, both a very delicate.. Should be handled with atmost care.. You Drop down your HDD once, thats it, its gone.. Dead.. But Memory cards are strong, can handle Drops, bumps and pressures.. And yes, i both HDD and mmc, u can store Media files (Pics, Movies and Songs), Software files (exe files only), games and other documents.. But u can not "install" Softwares or games into mmc ot ext HDD, there r chances that it wont work.. Also mmc are Compact but Ext HDD are not.. So upto u to decide.. Mark this Reply as "Accept as Solution" if it solves your problem. Click "thumb up" just to say Thanks..Good Luck!! - Raj

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I've tried a Samsung 32GB micro SDHC uhs-1 card in my HP Stream 14, but the drive isn't recognized? Any ideas?

A:Micro SD card no recognized Stream 14

Hi @Freddie6, Welcome to the HP Forum! This is a wonderful location to converse with the community, get assistance and find tips. For you to have a rewarding experience, I would like to include the following link for your perusal and reference. First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. What is your specific model of Stream 14 notebook? HP Notebook PCs - How Do I Find My Model Number, Serial Number or Product Number? What operating system are you running?  I understand that when you inserted the memory card it was not recognized. Will it read other memory cards?Do you see any error messages when you insert it?Is the memory card listed in Disk Management?Is the card reader listed in Device Manager?Here is a link to HP Notebook PCs - Using and Troubleshooting Memory Card Readers (Windows 8), that may help.  Please let me know the results. When you have resolved your difficulty, would you choose "Accepted Solution" on that post to alert other members and visitors to your success and perhaps help them. To show appreciation for my help. please click the "Thumbs Up Icon" below.

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I've tried a Samsung 32GB micro SDHC uhs-1 card in my HP Stream 14, but the drive isn't recognized? Any ideas?

A:Micro SD card not recognized Stream 14

Hi @Freddie6, Welcome to the HP Forum! This is a wonderful location to converse with the community, get assistance and find tips. For you to have a rewarding experience, I would like to include the following link for your perusal and reference. First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. What is your specific model of Stream 14 notebook? HP Notebook PCs - How Do I Find My Model Number, Serial Number or Product Number? What operating system are you running?  I understand that when you inserted the memory card it was not recognized. Will it read other memory cards?Do you see any error messages when you insert it?Is the memory card listed in Disk Management?Is the card reader listed in Device Manager?Here is a link to HP Notebook PCs - Using and Troubleshooting Memory Card Readers (Windows 8), that may help.  Please let me know the results. When you have resolved your difficulty, would you choose "Accepted Solution" on that post to alert other members and visitors to your success and perhaps help them. To show appreciation for my help. please click the "Thumbs Up Icon" below.

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Hello everyone, I am trying to find out what the maximum capacity is for the micro SD card slot on my new Stream 13? Looking at the specifications, it seems to be 32gig but on some of the discussions elsewhere the suggestion is 64gig. I would prefer to add a 64gig card but don't want to spend the cash and discovere the limit really is only 32gig. Can some kind soul please give me a definitive answer to this small puzzle? - 32gig or 64gig? Many thanks

A:Maximum size of micro SD card for Stream 13

Hi @clueless969, Welcome to the HP Forums!It is a terrific place to find answers and suggestions!For you to have the best experience in the HP forum I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide.Learn How to Post and More HP does not provide the maximum size of the SD card accepted. I suspect that either size should work but sometimes there is a compatibility issue with the brand.   If you take your notebook with you to a local store such as Staples or Best Buy they may let you test one to be sure or have one you can try.  I hope this helps!

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Hi i was woundering what can i do if my hp stream pc 11 isnt holding a charge and the screen say battery alert when i turn it on i have no idea what to do please get in touch thank you for your time

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I have just purchased a HP Stream Notebook PC 11 and want to find a User Guide I can print out











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A:HP Stream Notebook PC 11

Hi, Please try the following manuals:    http://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/psi/manualsResults?sp4ts.oid=7527384&ac.admitted=1426918610062.876444892.199480143 Regards.

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I bought a HP Stream Notebook PC13 with Windows 10 already installed. I only use this computer to surf the web, but it does have an active trial version of Microsoft Office.  There are no additional programs, photos, videos, etc. downloaded to the computer beyond the original bundle.  The notebook has a 28GB hard drive and 3.58 GB are free.  I cannot run the Windows 10 update with so little free space on the hard drive.  I have a number of files that I think I can delete (Evernote and McAfee), but still not enough to download the Windows 10 update. What's the easiest way of identifying trash to delete?  Finally, any idea why HP built this notebook in a manner that updates are cumbersome/problematic?

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Hello I was upgrading the OS from Windows 8 to Windows 10. As I let it upgrade I noticed that it said, "Restoring your previous version of Windows" then it would restart and do it all over again. I have an external hard drive in which I used for the upgrade. I have kept it plugged in. Please let me know how to break the circle of restarting and let it either install Windows 10 or 8. Thanks!Louie

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So new laptop today, somehow I must have put on the wrong password so couldn't log on, can't find anyway to reset it. Tried to reboot went wrong....now I get system disabled 52131797.... I have an essay to complete asap, please don't tell me have wasted 150 on a new laptop for nothing??? What happened to the good old days of just rebooting a laptop. ?

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My HP Stream Notebook PC 11  11-d010na won't power up, AC led is white and pulses brighter white three times and this repeats. Power switch lights up but nothing else happens. Battery was about 75% when shut down last evening. Purchased March 2015.

A:HP stream notebook won't power up

Have you tried the hard reset procedure in the following HP document?http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Stream-11-Notebook-PC/7372144/model/7639703/document/c0471847...

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I attempted to contact HP is regard to the issue that I am experiencing, but cannot as my warranty expired on 6/22/16.  I'm hoping someone e here can provide insight.  When I turned my Stream on this afternoon, it wouldn't boot.  Odd, since it was fully charged last night, so I went ahead and plugged it in.  Upon doing so, I encountered a black screen stating my internal battery was nearly at capacity.  What precisely does that mean?  I am able to use the notebook as long as I keep it plugged in.  Also, while plugged in I receive a message stating that it's connected to a power source and the battery is not charging.  The moment I unplug it, it shuts down. I'm more than upset in regard to this new and unwanted development.  The notebook is only 15 months old.  Is there any way to salvage it or am I looking at buying a new one?  I've always used HP desktops,laptops, and notebooks; now I will never purchase one again. Has anyone else experienced this issue?

A:Stream Notebook Will Not Charge

When you hover the mouse cursor to the battery icon? What does it say? Plug in not charging? If yes then follow the steps herehttp://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/windows-10-update-prevents-batt... Cheers!




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My laptop turns on and shows the logo for a few seconds then the screen goes blank. Ive carried out system fast tests with both extensive test and quick test and all categories passed. Please help. Thanks.

A:HP Stream Notebook not turning on.

Do any lights stay on when the screen goes blank or does everything go dark?  It sounds like the screen stays on when you are in the BIOS since you were able to run the diagnostics.  You might try restoring Windows back if that is what is not working using the F11 system recovery option.

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Computer not charging. I tested the charger adapter and it seems to be working. How do I troubleshoot the charging port?

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Help, please! I have had my notebook since Christmas and hadn't had any issues until today. I watched Netflix last night and closed the top, as I usually do, before bed, and when I woke up it wouldn't turn on. I tried to leave it plugged in to the charger and trying a couple of hours later, but no luck. There hasn't been any damage, so I'm not sure what the problem is. Any help is much appreciated!!

A:HP Stream Notebook Won't Turn On

Hi! Some Times You Need To Do This Unplug The LaptopTake Out The BatteryPress The Power Button 15 Times And Then Hold It Down For 30SecondsPut The Battery Back In The PCPlug The PC Back InAnd Try To Turn It On     Good Luck!Regards: 1029rjmenvy17tPlease 'KUDO' If You Like for Thumbs Up and 'Accept As Solution' If This Fixed Your ProblemTo Help Other People Find This and Help Them Fix the Same or Similar Problems

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My HP Stream Notebook PC 14 keeps shutting off, as in the screen just goes  black. I can try turn it on, sometimes it turns on for a few seconds then turns off, other times it just works as normal. But now and then, I can't use it at all because it just won't turn on. Strangely, when it does turn on, the cursor usually isn't on the screen and only appears after about a minute. It's fully charged and I have the charger plugged in. It has enough memory, and I have seen problems like this where laptops have overheated, but the HP Stream Notebook PC 14 has a solid state drive, and it never feels warm. Any help? 













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A:HP Stream Notebook PC 14 keeps shutting off?

I have resolved my issue. The problem was that the laptop casing near the area of the power button had become a little bit loose. Everytime I moved the laptop it must have activated the power button and turned if off. I had a look on the underside of the laptop, and found a screw underneath one of those rubber stickers in the corners. It turns out that it had loosened itself over time. I screwed it back in, the casing is now more tight, and the problem has stopped occuring.

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Hi I'm having a hard time getting my hp stream notebook Windows 10 to boot up, it comes on and go to the hp screen and goes out but it want boot up, how can I fix this problem.

A:My hp stream notebook want start up

Below shown link might come handy to troubleshoot this issuehttp://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03518165 Or http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04718479 Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,K N R K

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Im factory resetting my HP STREAM NOTEBOOK LAPTOP WITH WINDOWS 10(32bit). Are there going to be any downfalls that I should expect ( besides the obvious data loss) as a result of this reset or any precautions I should take during or afterwards?

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I was trying to fix an HP Stream Notebook 13's (HP Stream Notebook - 13-c002tu) small  HD size problem. The HD was showing a total size of 29 GB. I don't know if it was originally sold with this size of an HD - I find it highly unlikely. I tried to reset it  using the HP reset via UEFI. I saw HP partitioning the drive so I assumed it would be fixed. After resetting, windows showed HD size was still the same. I took a look at the disk with Windows Disk Management, and there wasn't really any unpartitioned space. What should I do?











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A:HP Stream Notebook 13 - bad HD size?

Hi, HP Stream is made specifically for browsing purposes only. The agent that sold you the laptop should have educated you about HP Stream Notebooks  properly. As the name itself. It was made for surfing purposes only. So theres no need to FIX the computer. What you need is an upgrade. If you want to store more files or docs then get an sd card. It is listed in the overview of the computer specification Store it in the cloudGet 1 TB or 100 GB of OneDrive storage for 1 year, included with Office 365, to easily store, share and enjoy your photos, videos, and documents.2 http://www8.hp.com/ca/en/products/laptops/product-detail.html?oid=8929217#!tab=featuresCheers!

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Stopped working, fully charged but not switching on. White light on power button just keeps flashing. Tried hard reset but not helped. HELP ME!!! I have a document I'm working on and can't access it because of the fault.

A:Hp stream notebook 11 (energystar)

If holding the power button down for 10 seconds does not power it off, leave the power supply disconnected until the battery fully discharges.  Reconnect it and attempt to boot it, this has worked for some posters here for the Stream notebooks.

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My laptop keeps on turning off and restarting for no reason. The screen just turns black while I'm using it. It's been doing this for a while.

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my hp notebook wont connect to any wifi at all like it used to i tried trouble shooting but it says my device is working properly and that it must be the router i have the broadcom 802.11 network adapter my model number is: 11-rO14wm

A:hp stream notebook little or no wifi connectability

Wi-Fi networking is a convenient way to access the Internet. However, a lot of things can go wrong when using a wireless connection, and it can be frustrating when the connection is slow, intermittently drops, or cannot connect. The steps in this document provide tools that have been found helpful in solving problems such as the PC not connecting to the Internet, or no Internet or wireless connection being made. Let us guide you through the solution (in English).   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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Won't boot flashing LED on caps lock key

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My OS is 32 or 64. I don't know how to find that. I have installed 13 apps on my new notebook and the storage is full. I can't download anything. I have read that you can add an sd card for additional storage. How do I do that? I've gotten rid of a few apps and do the disc clean-up daily, but nothing really helps. I am a novice user who searches the internet and I store photos of the grandkids. My apps are news and facebook/messenger. So far this thing doesn't do me much good. Any advice?

A:adding storage to my new stream notebook

On the left side is a card slot.   You put one of these in the card slot. An SD card you can buy at any office or camera store.    To insert a card: Hold the card label-side up, with connectors facing the slot, insert the card into the slot, and then push in on the card until it is firmly seated. To remove a card: Press in on the card it until it pops out Once the card is in the slot it will show up as a device and you need to give it a drive letter, generally D: After that, you can move all the files in your libraries (documents, pictures, etc) and your downloads folder to the SD card. This tells how generally: http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-to-increase-storage-space-on-windows-8-1-devices-with-sd-cards/ This says Windows 8 but the process is similar in Windows 10. This is also helpful: http://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/8822-library-save-location-set-windows-10-a.html And this: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/redirect-folder-new-location#1TC=windows-7 When you install an application, many of them will give you the choice where to install during the process. By default they want to install in C:\program files. Put a program files folder on the SD card and then you can direct program installs to the SD card where you are given the option. You might even uninstall some of the ones you already have and reinstall them on SD card.  Post back if you need more help. If this is "th... Read more

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while trying to download and update to windows 10 i keep getting stopped at  Note enough space, its saying i need 5GB of space. my RAM is only 2GB. does this mean i cant get windows 10? or must i get an external hard drive? 

A:hp stream notebook 11 windows 10 space help

shannel First of all, you're confusing memory with disk space.  The Win10 Upgrade typically needs 20GB of disk space, and as your laptop most likely has only a 32GB drive, it has nowhere near enough space to do the upgrade. Second, the 2GB you mention is system memory, which is totally unrelated to disk space. Personally I would advise strongly AGAINST doing the Win10 Upgrade, as it is a LOT of work and even when that's done, folks have complained about later, not being able to apply the Cumulative Updates, and there is a BIG one coming out the beginning of August! Here is a link from somone with a similar model who did perform the upgrade: How I was able to install Windows 10 on HP Stream 13 (32GB S... - HP Support Forum - 5179626

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Hi I am going to buy a "HP Stream 11-Y013CA Bilingual Notebook". based on the specification, it has only 32 GB storage. I think it is total avialble storage capacity an dwant to know how much actual storage will be availble after installing Windoew 10 an dother pre-installed programs. Thanks

A:HP Stream 11-Y013CA Bilingual Notebook

Hello,  Everything is soldered to the motherboard....the CPU, RAM and hdd all three so the only way to upgrade would be to replace the motherboard which will cost more than the computer did. Nothing is end-user serviceable...it is a closed system.   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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The notebook was trying to run an update, a problem occured and everything froze. It would not turn  off so had to let it run out of power so it could be turned back on. Afterwards a message came up to advise not enough space to perform the update with an icon to click to clear available space which I did. It did this then I think tne update failed. After that word will not open, I click on the icon to open  but nothing happens. The product is under warrenty still, I just have no clue what to do. Can anyone help?  Please!

A:Word will not open on HP Stream notebook 11

Hello, Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum. Welcome! Is it just MS Word that does not work ?Is the icon that you are trying to open a desktop shortcut or shortcut pinned to the Taskbar ? If you try to open Computer, then navigate to C:\Program FIles (x86) >> Microsoft Office >> Office xx >> then open WINWORD.exedoes it work/open ?

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I was doing a system restore then it said it couldn't restore properly so I cancelled it would keep going to the HP start up and then went black and now it won't start at all even if it's plugged the light that indicates it's charging comes on but that's it. I need help!

A:My HP notebook stream 11wont turn on

Hold the power button down for 10 seconds to see if it will power down.  If not, leave it unplugged from the charger until the battery completely discharges and then reconnect the charger and boot it.

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I have a HP Stream Notebook PC 13.  It is a little over 18 months old and I have barely used it.  Yet, it constantly freezes and is painfully slow.  Is there anything I can do to fix this?

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I bought an HP stream notebook for Christmas last year with Windows 10 , and I got a virus on it a few weeks ago and tried to reset it and I say it down for like 2 hrs and it was still frozen at 1% so I turned it off. When I turned it back on there would be a line at the top and then the HP welcome sign would show and then it would go black then turn off ( the power light was still on) and then continue to restart over and over. I tried pressing f11 to go and reset it but every time it says "there was an error resetting your pc" at about 44% and the diagnostic test found nothing. PLZ HELP

A:My HP Stream notebook won't boot Windows 10

Hi, the Windows 10 installation image is available for download from Microsoft if you want to wipe the disk clean and do a fresh install.  There are instructions here.

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I can't not factory reset my laptop. I tried the F11 solution and it dint work an error message came up "error code: 0xc000000f" I tried every solution even the hold power etc. I can not bypass the HP logo screen, PLEASE HELP! I need my laptop for school work.

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i have error in my recovery usb media when i want to restore my laptop to factory setting.i want to sell my laptop and hence like to wipe out the laptop and put it back to its original factory setting. the recovery usb media i created is not able to do boot the system (Or whatever..i think the usb is corrupted) can anyone help pls

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Okay so I factory reseted my Laptop and so when I turned it on it woulfld show the HP screen, a blank screen, and then a black screen and it kept repeating that order and wont go passed. You cant remive the battery and im sure I tried everything. help.

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Keeps saying my password is wrong, have gone onto the site and reset it from another pc yet still says its wrong chuckle 

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Hello.  Message appearing saying battery power too low even after it has been fully charged.  Notebook was bought in July 2015, any help is appreciated.

A:Battery issues HP Stream Notebook

Hello edgrimes, Welcome to Forum !!   You might want to take a look at this document: Battery Does not Power Notebook or Hold a Charge. It suggests troubleshooting steps to determine if the problem is the battery, the power supply, or the system board.You might find the answer to your battery/power issue as you work through the steps in that HP support article.  Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again !!  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee  

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The notebook switches on power light is on but screen is black

A:hp stream notebook switches on but black screen

Hi @nicola68 ,Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forums and Welcome. I have read about your HP Stream Notebook and getting a blank or black screen on startup. Try performing a hard reset. When performing a hard reset please note remove any and all USB devices. Disconnect all non-essential devices.Here is a link to computer won't start for Windows 8.You can do a system restore. System restore will help if something automatically updated and did not go well on the Notebook.If that does not help at the end of the document it shows you to do a hardware test. I hope this helps. Thanks. 

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i am trying to unlock my sons hp notebook stream after several attempts for power on password i get code 94043648,can anyone help me unlock his notebook 

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I turned off my notebook using the mouse and the screen menu. The computer apparently closed down as it should, the screen went black, but the light on the power switch continues to glow. When I try to turn on the computer again, the power switch has become unresponsive. Now I can't turn my computer on. (I don't actually know whether the computer is turned on or off because the screen is black). The notebook has a fixed battery, so I can't do a hard reset by removing it. What should I do?

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I was updating bios and it got stuck now I cannot get the windows or bios but can't get to system recovery but saying cannot refresh or restore anything or repair

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My laptop is asking for administrator password or power on password???? What is that I've never had this issue & when i try to enter my password & i got it incorrect 3x know it saysSYSTEM DISABLED 67653962 What do i do??

A:HP STREAM 11-D010WM BLUE NOTEBOOK IS ASKING FOR ADMINISTRATO...

Hi, Please enter:    78731364 Regards.

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i have windows 10 downloaded but i can update it it says there not enough space on notebook so what can i do to sort this problem out any ideas

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Have an hp Stream Notebook the screen only goes to the hp symbol then shuts back to the black background nothing is coming up beside the hp symbol. What do I do?

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So I have the HP Stream Notebook and it's been working all well and fine. However I was going to give the computer to a friend and wanted to perform a reboot so he can receive the laptop all "new" and clean. Also my microsoft email got hacked and I never was able to recover it so being able to log in to the laptop was kind of a no go. However when I tried to perform a reset and wipe all the files the computer said it was unable to. I can't even see the log in option anymore it just displays HP and a black screen. Only thing I could do is turn it on and press F11 to see the troubleshooting menu, but everytime I try to reset it still won't work, it goes up to 37% and then it says it was unsuccessful with rebooting the laptop. I can't return it since there's no warranty but is there any hope for my laptop? This friend really needed it...

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My notebook keeps reloading the hp blue circle loading screen,since I reset the pc and it failed.I read a post that had a similar situation and they said to put it in safe mode, then do a clean boot. So how do I do it on my pc?

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I've just completed a very frustrating restore of my son's stream 11 notebook. This started after several hours of fighing with Windows update and the tiny SSD. I managed to get it updated, but the trackpad stopped working.  This is not a hardware problem since booting into the recovery system, the trackpad worked fine. I tried to free additional space, but eventually gave up, opting to reimage it. I backed up the user data and restored it using the recovery image. This went fine. (I was frustrated, though, to learn that the Office 365 install, which had also been working just fine was no longer available and I could no longer active to reinstall it.) So, at this point, I had a functional notebook. I could not, though, get Windows update to complete. It ran for over 24hours with no indication of any progress. I downloaded the Windows 8 Standalone update utiltity. This managed to kick-start the update process. There were 155 updates that loaded. These seemed to complete with no problems. Another run of the normal Windows Update process (via Control Panel) found more. I kept at this a couple of more runs. The last time, though, the trackpad stopped working. I could not figure out which of the updates caused the problem. None of these were for the Syaptics driver. I proceeded to try and reinstall the driver, using the package from HP's site. This didn't help. I tried Windows Restore. Only 1 Restore Point was available. ... Read more

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Couple days ago laptop was working fine, went out for the day and when I came back my laptop screen was black but the power light was flashing, tried to turn it off by holding power button down but wouldn't turn off and still kept flashing.. Pressing keys doesn't help pressing the mouse pad doesn't help! Just can't get it to turn on!

A:HP STREAM NOTEBOOK WON'T TURN ON BUT LIGHT FLASHES

Hello @Julievk1967?, Welcome to the HP Forums, I hope you enjoy your experience! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums, I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I read your post about the notebook not starting, and wanted to assist you! To start, can you provide me with the Product Number and Operating System of the notebook?  You can use the links below to help you with that information:How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Which Windows operating system am I running? In the meantime, please review the following documents, and let me know how it goes:HP Notebook PCs - Computer Does Not Start and Emits an LED or Beep CodeHP Notebook PCs - Computer Does Not Start (Windows 10)HP Notebook PCs - Computer Does Not Start (Windows 8) Please let me know if this information was helpful by clicking the thumbs up below.  If this post resolved your issue, then please click on Accept as Solution. Regards!

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Please Help!!How do I Factory Reset my Stream Notebook??I accidentally erased some information and can not get passed the Welcome Screen.So how can I reset my Notebook if I can not get pasted Welcome Screen??











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A:Stream Notebook - 13-c010nr factory reset

Hi there @PhoenixLee79? Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, both from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. In answer to your question, please see the following pages on System recovery.Performing an HP System Recovery (Windows 8)Troubleshooting HP System Recovery Problems (Windows 8) If you have any further questions let me know.

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