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  • Forum Thread: need help fixing/upgrading a dell inspiron 530

    Hello Everyone M y father is giving me a broken Dell Inspiron 530 and has instructed me to fix it and use it as my college computer. I know i need to replace the motherboard, Ram Chips, Graphics Card, Video Card, and maybe the sound card ( its known for losing sound and having to restart...
  • Forum Thread: Mis-match between memory speed and FSB causing crashes in Inspiron 530...

    Hi, folks, sorry to intrude, but I didn't see any topics quite like mine, and I'm wondering if I'm on the right track. My wife has an inspiron 530 that I've been slowly tweeking, and it's bit me a little bit now. It started life with an Intel Pentium Dual-Core 2160 (1.8 GHz, 800...
  • 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: Looking to install a new Graphics card for gaming and extra RAM

    Hi there, I have a dell inspiron 530 desktop (normal Tower not slim) and I want to install a good graphics card and maybe an extra 1GB of RAM I would appreciate any recomendations in relation to to potential power issues, my specs are below: Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz ...
  • Forum Thread: Can my Inspiron 530 run 64-bit Windows 7?

    Hello, I was wondering if my Inspiron 530 could run on a 64-bit Windows 7. My cpu & ram specs are: Core 2 Duo E4400 2.00GHz, 4GB ddr2 RAM. Please tell me if i can, i'd like to be able to use my full 4gb of ram, not 2.75gb of it.
  • Forum Thread: I installed 4GB of RAM but it is only showing 3GB

    My Dell Inspiron 530 came with 3GB of DDR2 (PC2-5300 / 667 MHz) I just replaced that with 4GB of DDR2 (PC2-6400 / 800 MHz) My OS is Vista 32-bit My BIOS version is 1.0.15 My "System Information" screen shows the following: Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB Total Physical...
  • Forum Thread: Memory Integrity Test Failed [2000-0123]

    I have a Inspiron 1525 which fails the memory integrity test. i have 4gb ram. I formatted my hard drive and now i cant install any OS. I dont have any backups. What should i do? I tried reinstalling the OS many many times and i also reinstalled the ram but not luck. Do i need new ram? what might it be...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 530 RAM limit - Part 2

    Inspiron 530 RAM limit - Part 2 Folks - While Part 1 discusses getting to (a limit of) 8gbs ram (http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/p/19287044/19527076.aspx#19527076), my question is: Is there anyway to push a Dell Inspiron 530 to 16gbs ram; a software or hardware fix? Thanks...
  • Forum Thread: Error: Alert! Previous attempts at booting this system have failed at checkpoint [nnnn].

    Please help this has been happening for a while now. I dont know what is causing it. It has been a month or so. Alert! Previous attempts at booting this system have failed at checkpoint [nnnn]. For help in resolving this problem, please note this checkpoint and contact Dell Technical Support —...
  • Forum Thread: Repairing and Upgrading

    Hello all, I thought I should come to the very best place for expert advice on Dell systems. I have an Inspiron 530 and I have a couple of issues and a question I am desperate to get help with if possible. Recently my computer developed a fault when I was trying to reset it back to...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 530 RAM issues

    I have a Dell Inspirion 530 desktop that original came with 2g of RAM, I bought 2g more of RAM in the form of 2 1g sticks. When I install the sticks into the available slots it causes my wireless card to turn off. The computer recognizes the RAM, and shows it on the system screen as having 4g, but says...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron 530s startup issues

    I have a Dell Inspiron 530s slim desktop, hardware specs are as follows: 160 GB Samsung SATA hard drive. Toshiba Samsung DVD writer model TS-H635. also has a MSI N210 MDIG/D3 1 GB PCIe video card, low profile. Intel Celeron 1.60 GHz Processor. 350 Watt power supply. brand new, 2 1 GB RAM sticks, DDR2...
  • Forum Thread: Amount of RAM for 32-bit system

    This question came as an aside in another thread I initiated today. The question is for a Dell Inspiron 530 built in Feb 2009 and which came with 3 GB RAM and is running Vista, is there any reason to add RAM. For instance, I could replace the 512 MB in two slots with1GB, and thus giving a new total...
  • Forum Thread: Motherboard spec's

    I have a Dell Inspiron-537mt...with a dell G41T-dm motherboard. I am updateing the processor to a dual core and would like to update the memory to ddr3 memory. The spec says the motherboard has a front side bus upto 1066mhz. The boards comes with ddr2 240 pin desktop 800mhz sticks...will this motherboard...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 531s upgrade

    can someone please give me a link to get the fastest brisbane amd athlon 6000+ 3,0ghz that is compatible to the inspiron 531s. andi would also like to know the highest watt power supply topower this cpu. i would like links to heatsinks that work the best. and i need all these for my dell inspiron...