For more information regarding common troubleshooting issues, check out the HP Pavilion g7-2023cl Troubleshooting.
Background and Identification
This device was advertised circa 2012 as the HP Pavilion g7-2023cl Notebook. The HP Pavilion g7-2023cl is one model of an annually updated line of HP Pavilion devices. The most recent BIOS update for the HP Pavilion g7-2023cl was in 2016, allowing this device to be compatible with most programs and apps available today. To identify if your device is a HP Pavilion g7-2023cl, check the bottom of your device for a sticker which will list the model information. The device model information may also be located under the battery.
Some easily identifiable features that the HP Pavilion g7-2023cl possesses are the following: 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ BrightView LED-backlit display (1600 x 900 resolution), a removable 6-cell 47WHr lithium-ion battery, a SuperMulti DVD burner, multi-format digital media card reader for Secure Digital cards, multimedia cards, 2 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports, 1 Universal Serial Bus (USB) 2.0 port, 1 HDMI port, 1 VGA (15-pin) port, 1 RJ-45 (LAN) port, 1 headphone port, and 1 microphone port.
The prior listed identifiable features are based on HP’s own product specifications article for the HP Pavilion g7-2023cl. For a full list of HP Pavilion g7-2023cl device specifications, view the first link under the additional information header below.