Review Sections Review Specs. A budget laptop today buys you more performance and technology than ever before. The design of the V has a few minor flaws. The touchpad and mouse buttons work extremely well. At first I noticed that the performance of the computer was not as snappy as I would have liked. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s

Uploader: Kazahn
Date Added: 26 February 2005
File Size: 35.17 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 23520
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Enter text from picture: The system’s inch BrightView wide-screen display features a 1,x native resolution; we found that it looked a bit dim. Killeen, TX Local time: Click “Add” to mircophone your video.

Some programs and windows seemed to take a long time to open and close. I have not had a chance to evaluate this coverage yet because I have not had any problems with the computer.

compaq presario v2000 No recording device found

The left side panel contains the following ports: This seemed to help somewhat, but it became obvious that I had underestimated the amount of memory that I would need. How can this be resolved. The widescreen design gives the V a significant functional advantage with little impact on its portability. The only solution to make microphone work is to install linux-backports-modules-alsa-generic Front side view and ports view larger image.

Compaq Presario V, VZ and MZ – $ Notebook Roundup – Crowning the Affordability King

As was expected it shipped with some software that I consider to be junk and promptly uninstalled them. To print the manual completely, please, download it. The computer boots up to the Windows logon screen in about 50secs. The widescreen design accommodates a wider keyboard layout. It is nice to have three USB ports, and it is even nicer to have them on both side panels.


I would rather have the AC input port on one of the side panels, and have one of the less frequently used ports VGA monitor or S-Video output moved to the rear panel. This design feature is very clever and you can close the lid and still listen to music without any loss of sound.

Also, the BrightView screen seemed to be an additional cost that I did not think was absolutely necessary for my needs.

This is strange, cause I thought the sound card would be what audacity uses to record from, and I dont know what else a recording device would be.

Last edited by thorkelljarl; at I notice it when I pick up the computer from the sides. I do not regret my choices on the processor or the hard drive size.

speakers and mic not working on compaq presario cqsa

The Best Password Managers of Creating one strong password that you can remember is hard enough; doing For my needs, the only obvious advantage I saw in the DV over the V was the Quick Play feature, which microophone you to watch movies or listen to CDs without going through a complete Windows start-up.


There are two battery options on the V I also selected the least expensive hard drive option 40 GB, rpm and the minimum amount of memory MB. The keys have a comfortable, springy feel. Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.

The battery life is reasonable and under normal usage I get about 2: I now find myself pressing the latch release button just before closing the microphonw to avoid that god-awful clickety sound. The inside v22000 the notebook is silver, and the top and bottom are black plastic.

There is an orange LED that lets the user know if the touch pad control is on. It gets our honorable mention in this category. Click here to Register a free account now!