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Re: help my inspiron 570 don't play or burn disc!!!
I have dell vostro 3500 series laptop with windows 7 OS. And I am facing some problems with . WHen I turn on my laptop ., I am getting the following error message " Reatek PCIe GBE family controller series v2.35(06/14/10) PXE-E61: Media test failure, check cable PXE-M0F: Exiting PXE ROM...
12 May 2013
Computer fails after upgrading HD firmware
Hi, I installed the recommended firmware update D2D5DEM1.zip on my Dell XPS laptop. I used the Windows GUI. As expected, the system rebooted but did not upgrade successfully the firmware. After a whole night of waiting, I shut down the computer and tried to restart, but the system is now saying...
7 Mar 2013
Dell Mini 1010 0200 Failed Fixed Drive Error
Hello all, While in an airport waiting for a flight back from a trip to Seattle, I was booting up my Dell Mini 1010 and received the above error. I googled the error and the most likely cause was cited as a loose HD cable. I hav opened my machine and reseated all cables and the hard drive...
28 Jan 2013
seems as though i have a complete failure wont even let me into safe mode i ran a diagnostic from boot menu (pre-boot system assessment build 4129) gave me error code 0146. though cant find out what the code means. i think the hdd should still be covered by warranty even though the pc is no longer...
25 Dec 2012
Clean Install with new hard drive
My Dell inspiron 15r(N5110) laptop recently had a standing speaker fall on to it and shortly after the hard drive crashed. My laptop was no longer under any type of warranty so I decided to install a new seagate momentus 500gb 7200 rpm hard drive into it. I installed everything to best of my abilities...
17 Dec 2012
high hard disk activity .. slowing down of computer .
due to constant high hard disk activity my laptop has experienced general slow down (XPS L502X) ... even on doing nothing videos run with lag on any player , i have tried kmplayer , vlc , windows media player , gom player .. even the mp3 in windows media player lags little bit in start ... working in...
21 Oct 2012
Installing a Raid 0 on Studio XPS 7100
I bought a Studio XPS 7100 desktop back in 2010. I have the HDD go out in already and it came with a single 1tb HDD. I bought 2x 2TB HDD and was going to go ahead and install a raid 0. Problem is I can't seem to. It is an AMD board, AM3 with a Phenon II 6x core. The Model of the board is: Dell 0FF3FN...
17 Oct 2012
1 System OptiPlex GX60 Series of dell computer
My computer has problem: mary hard drive 1 not found; ondary hard disk drive 1 not found.
17 Jul 2012
XPS 420 Hard Drive swap and Win 7 Install
Hello, I have been having some issues installing Win 7 Pro Upgrade 64-bit on a 'blank HDD' Recently, my primary hdd failed with Dell Diagnostics providing the following errors: (0F00:0232 Read Test Fail, 0F00:0432 Seek Test Fail, 0F00:1232 Smart Test Fail ...and so on). The drives were...
25 Jan 2012
Help! Data Recovery!
Hello all, My laptop was working fine when suddenly it became very slow to access data one for a couple of days.Then the next day Win7 didn't load up. Now I can't even get the Dell BIOS screen up and running when I turn it on. Just a black screen (power is on though). I thought it...
6 Nov 2011
Migrating Dell HD to custom machine
I just purchased a Ins 580 with WIN 7. I took the hard drive out and tried to use it in my custom game machine and it will not boot up. I tried the repair but it still won't boot. Long story as to why but both legal copies of Win XP and 7. So what do I have to change to get rid of the Dell hardware...
29 Apr 2010
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