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  • Forum Reply: Re: Diskette drive 0 seek failure is going on ...

    This is normal, your computer asking to connect floppy drive because it is set in bios, now all you need to do is------- Go in your BIOS set up and disable floppy thing, you are good to go without this error any more, you won’t see any messege bellow that says strike F2 to rety reboot. It will...
  • Forum Thread: Optiplex 320 Memory Issues!

    Ok, updating this post for the new forum: Dell Optiplex 320 Intel E2160 (Dual-core, 64-bit) 4 gig RAM (currently 2 gig, read on...) 160 gig HD Video: ATI Radeon Xpress 200 (integrated) Radeon X1300 256 mb PCI-e 16x slot <--where the issue started OP System: Windows...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrade Desktop Inspiron 530 CPU

    My question Is it worth going from a Intel Pentium Dual-Core E5300 to an Intel Core 2 Duo E8300 for $100? My 12 year old son at his Mom's house has a Dell Inspiron 530 built in February 2009 (system below). The processor is a Wolfdale E5300, 2.6, 2MB, 65W, R0 (800 MHz FSB). The desktop has the...
  • Forum Thread: error code

    please help, do i need to buy a new PC or is there a solution for this code some people say its the RAM, other say the graphics card, and some the CPU, but I think its the Mainboard? I cant find any answers on the internett. My PC: DELL OPTIPLEX 745 WINDOWS 7 64BIT 2.13DUAL CORE 3.5GIG...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 630i & Windows 7 Issue: BSoD Memery Error & Lockups

    Finally got my Windows 7 x64 set up, and looked to be running well. Was playing music, and woke up to a drumming sound. Saw a BSoD, and I was reading it and said that either the installed memory and/or video card memory was faulty. Suggested I call the manufacturer's technical support, was a bunch...
  • Forum Thread: Maximizing Intel GMA 900 Memory on Dimension E310?

    I have a Dimension E310 but the Intel Graphics card is using only 11 MB. But it states that the maximum is 128 MB. How can I maximize it to 128 MB? Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator Driver Report Report Date: 09/29/2012 Report Time[hr:mm:ss]: 23:25:18 Driver Version: 6.14.10.4670 Operating System...
  • Forum Thread: Old Dell REV A02 E210882 Motherboard not entering BIOS

    hey, so recently my very old computer got stuck into some problems I'm trying to fix it but I can't find any manual online. When I start my computer it beebs 2 times(short beebs) nothing else RAM card are correctly inserted as for the video card same for the harddisks. Does anyone know...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 570. i want to upgrade it for best gaming experience!

    i would like to upgrade my inspiron 570 for a better gaming experience but i'm new to this kind of things so i would like to know the best compatible equipment for my computer like the processor, RAM, video, and audio cards any help will be much appreciated.
  • Forum Reply: Re: Help Installing an Asus Silent Knight Super Cooler/Dimension 3000

    I've got the same situation. I was wondering what is supposed to be posted at the link (mentioned earlier in this discussion) because when I click the link it just sends me back to the Forums home page. I went to an electronics store and got a universal P4 retention bracket to work with my ZALMAN...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my XPS 420.

    Hello everyone, I'm new to the Dell community but I have been tinkering with hardware and software for years. The problem I'm having is upgrading my XPS 420, my current spec is: Intel® X38 Express Chipset (Dell BTX) Dell 375W PSU Windows Vista 32bit SP1 4GB PC2-5300 DDR2...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Vostro 200 Upgrade possibilities

    Thank you once again. According to Kingston (who has overpriced 1GB pack for $50) MODULES MUST BE ORDERED AND INSTALLED IN PAIRS for Dual Channel mode, but it is not a must. Current configuration is 512x2, which I assume takes advantage of dual channel mode. What do you think? Also, is there a...
  • 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 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...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Vostro 200 mini tower maximum RAM

    Ok, I've got 4Gb (4 X 1Gb) memory installed in my Vostro 200 mini-tower with a GEforce GT630 graphics card. Why can't I see more than 2.75Gb of that 4Gb of memory? Is the on-board graphics subsystem somehow hogging a bunch of it? When I upgraded the graphics card, nothing was said about...
  • 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: How can I increase Dedicated Video Memory on an Intel HD Graphics card?

    Hi, I recently bought a game (Plants VS Zombies Garden Warfare), but as i started it up, almost nothing rendered and every object was invisible. I consulted many forums online and couldnt find any good answers. I would like to know if it is possible to increase my dedicated video memory or not. I have...