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  • Forum Thread: No Network Connections after reformat and reinstall

    I reformatted my Dell Dimension 4600 (Windows XP). First, wiped the hard drive. Second, used the reinstallation CD. Third, "upgraded windows XP" from the reinstallation CD. (I don't know if this added anything to the first reinstallation.) I had no network connections so I went...
  • Forum Thread: [Repost] conflicting hard disk test results

    Model:Dell inspiron 570 the error I'm getting when I'm running diagnostics is this Error code 0146 Msg: Error Code 2000-0146 Msg: hard drive 0 - self test log contains previous error(s) I've been hearing conflicting answers whether I'd need to buy a new HDD or it can be...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Touch screen stops working on new Inspiron One 2330

    Hi All I was recommended to install this update by a Dell tech. www.dell.com/.../DriverDetails It hasn't been long since I've applied the update but I haven't had any trouble since for what its worth.
  • Forum Thread: Drivers for 19 in 1 Media Card Reader

    I've got a brand new 545MT which includes the 19 in 1 Media Card Reader. This device has Dell part number 385-10830. There are no drive letters assigned in Explorer to the media card reader 'drives' and nothing apears in Explorer when a media card is inserted into one of the slots (SD card...
  • Forum Thread: how do i safely uninstall driver updates?

    I installed several recommended driver updates to my Dell Dimension DE 051 the other day. The last of these drastically slowed down my system startup time, and I want to revert my system to the way it was. On the Dell Drivers and Downloads website the driver filename was "R96614.EXE"...
  • Forum Thread: Can't Find Zino HD (400) Ethernet Controller Driver

    I reinstalled windows (fresh and clean) after a bad virus. I followed all the rules and downloaded all the dell drivers from here and SP1 from windows onto a thumb drive before blowing it out. All the drivers and the service pack installed fine, but still no internet 'connection'. Computer...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Vostro 470 A09 BIOS cannot be downloaded

    I'm trying to download Dell-BIOS A09 for our Vostro 470 as it supposedly fixes an issue we were having. Unfortunately, whenever I attempt to initiate the download, I get an error message "Sorry, the requested file could not be downloaded." While the A09 BIOS is currently shown in...
  • Forum Thread: Windows XP Install and Optiplex 760

    Hi, I am trying to install Windows XP Pro in my Optiplex 760. I boot to the CD and I can select the drive, format it etc and then windows will carry on and copy files etc. When it reboot in to the GUI portion of the isntall and gets to installing devices, it Blue screens. I have tried adding the Pre...
  • Forum Thread: google plus

    I heard that dell was thinking about using Google plus for support i think this is a great idea. The video chat feature would be like text support on steroids, making it a lot faster and easier to find a solution to your problem copy and paste this in a new forum if you think dell should use Google plus...
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex GX520 Chipset drivers

    Hi Recently I picked up Optiplex GX520. I was looking for the drivers for it. Found some at this page: http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/uk/en/ukbsdt1/DriversHome/. However, the download link for the chipset driver (http://downloads.dell.com/chipset/R132539.exe) produces a File not found message...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading Dell Dimension E521 BIOS (New processor recommended by Dell)

    I recently bought a new processor recommended by a Dell support agent. I bought an AMD Athlon 64 x2 dual-core 5000b processor. It isn't awesomely snazzy or anything but i need serious help or I am going to cry and have another meltdown. I just ruined my motherboard and another is on the way. How...
  • Forum Thread: Dell DataSafe

    I signed up for Dell DataSafe Online, but when I click on Download I get a message that says: 404 not found nginx What does this mean & how do I complete the download? I tried refreshing but get the same message
  • Forum Thread: Is Dell archiving their older drivers? --the Optiplex 160L drivers are no longer available !!

    They used to be available on support.dell.com, but now I can't find them... have they been moved to another place? Here's a link to the 160L page: http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=bsdr&catid=-1&dateid=-1&formatid=-1&hidlang...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 730 Compatible with BIOS 1.0.6?

    Title says it all, cause iv haveing trouble with my pc randomly locking up and a looping sound ingame or streaming videos.. still cant figure out how to fix it any tips? and i see the dell drivers wont support drivers for Windows 7 x64 for dell xps 730. and i did install some drivers from...
  • Forum Thread: My Dell S2340L will not work with my new tower! please help!!

    Hi all, I just purchased a brand new pc with a dell s2340L monitor, when i plug the monitor in and turn the computer on it goes straight into power saving mode ( It is plugged in via VGA ) and the only other option is hdmi mode. The monitor did come with a driver disc so I'm wondering if i HAVE to...
  • Forum Thread: Broadcom Netlink Giga problems with Photoshop (Desktop Studio XPS 8100 Win7 x64)

    Since installing Photoshop CS3 a pre-requisit prior to upgrading to CS5 Upgrade. Unable to connect to network. Adaptor can be re-set either by disconnect-reconnect in device manager.... OR by uninstalling CS3, at which point the NiC works properly again. A check on the NICs properties, it reports...
  • Forum Thread: E521 XP Home fresh Install (missing drivers disc)

    I have went to the dell driver site and put in my service tag and its showing the drivers but I do not know what ones I need. I have been able to figgure out that I Needed the R149798 driver for the Brodcom 440x 10/100 Intergerated Controller for the NIC, so I can get online but I can not DL anything...
  • Forum Thread: Dell application support does not find my service tag or express service code?

    When I enter the service tag or express service code manually again dell does not find it. Need drivers for several unknown items in device manager. I need help finding the right drivers after a system crash and re-installing Windows XP. This is an XPS Dimension Gen3. I have tried typing in my service...
  • Forum Thread: Ram memory extremely low

    My desk top just shut down out of the blue. All my documents are missing and I cant even get it to system restore. If I do a search I can find almost all my documents and programs but there is no where to put them. It keeps saying that the ram memory is extremely low. It also says that the hard drive...
  • Forum Thread: Chercher solutions

    Hola! A chaque fois que je ferme mon PC, au nouveau démarrage, un message est afficher sur l'écran pour me dire que " system battery voltage is low" Press F1 to continue, 2 to enter SETUP. Comment faire pour reconfigurer mon PC afin de ne plus avoir ce message? Pour...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 2305 - 32bit?

    Does anyone know if the Inspiron 2305, which is now running Windows 7 Home Premium 64, will function under Windows 7 Professional 32bit version? I'm not sure if all of the drivers are available in 32bit, specifically the Audio driver from Realtek. Dell tech support has given very confusing comments...
  • Forum Thread: Blue Screens, freezes and random restarts on my xps 8300

    Hey all. Im currently freaking out over my computers behavior of late. I think it started a week ago. I have windows 7 64 bit, dell xps 8300, dual screen monitor set up and it has been absolutely fine since i got it in i believe around 2011. One day my computer froze twice after reaching desktop...
  • Forum Thread: Dell support confusing me. XPS 8300 required BIOS?

    Hi all. I used Dell's online 'Analyze System for Updates' and in my list of downloads they gave me it has 3 video card updates for NVIDIA cards i dont even have (ive got GTX 560 TI) and to get Dell H67 BIOS A06. When i click on the bios version to see details about it i see that it was...
  • Forum Thread: What version is for AHCI controller in XPS 8500?

    Hi, I need to install a separate hard disk for XPS 8500 (I temporarily disconnect the 2 TB hard drive coming with the desktop PC). I want to install Windows XP OS to this 250 GB hard disk. In the installation, the XP installer does not recognize the hard disk and stops. From the web, I know that XP...
  • Forum Reply: Re: I keep getting a blue screen that says Hardware Error / Memory Parity Error - how do I fix this??!!

    dellboy Hi, thanks for your help, but when I click on the Drivers and Downloads (in How to run the Dell Diagnostics) - this message appears: Sorry, an error occurred while processing your request. Anyway, my computer keeps freezing and I have to turn it off and on all the time, and a few times...