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  • Forum Thread: Need advice for a replacement battery Dell Inspiron 1545

    'I've had my Dell Inspiron 1545 for at least 5 years now. In the past week my battery has gone from 100% charged to 69% with it fully plugged in, so obviously the battery is shot and I need a new one. I know they say that you should only use a Dell made battery but there's no way I can spend...
  • Forum Thread: My Dell Inspiron 15R will not boot!

    Hi, I got my laptop a few months ago and it had been fine. But last week on startup I started getting beep codes and I couldn't get it to start. The fans/hdd spin for a second and then it is just beeps. Any assistence would be nice. Thanks
  • Forum Thread: My Dell Inspiron 1545 will not boot...

    Hello, recently whenever i attempt to boot my Dell Inspiron 1545 it shows a black screen with a movable mouse pointer. Ive tried running all the tests and I passed and my hard drive is detected in BIOS please help thankyou.
  • Forum Thread: dell inspiron 1545 touchpad not working,

    dell inspiron 1545 touchpad not working.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron i7 - Touch

    I bought the Dell Inspiron i7 - Touch here: https://www.fnb.co.za/promotions/smartphoneTabletOffer/Smartphone-Tablet-Offer.html I was hoping to install openSuse 13.1 on it. The installation went well, but It does not boot Linux. I can only boot Linux if I boot it under recovery mode. Can anyone please...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 Charger, Battery ? Whats the problem??

    Hey you guys Ive had my dell inspiron 1545 Laptop for about 6 years I think now, so the warranty is up. In 2012 I began to have issues with it well since I first got the laptop Ive had charger problems where the laptop wouldnt charge because the acdapter kept falling in and out and I literally had to...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 Battery

    Hello, Today I bought a new battery for my Dell laptop (Inspiron 1545) in Pune, India. I got it from an authorized dealer but not sure if it is an original battery. The serial no on it says: KR-0Y823G-71769-455-C1BY Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1545 problems with programs working after click similar to sleep mode

    Hello, I've had my Inspiron 1545 since 2009 and it's a investment for a first laptop with the lack of problems and longevity of the device. Yesterday after I had updated my antivirus software I had noticed it was on even though the screen was shut so I opened and closed it to let it go back...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 keeps restarting again and again

    My Dell laptop keeps restarting after the Dell logo is shown. I took the F2 option and system stays there without restart. Please help me in resolving the issue. Thank you for your support.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 blue screen of death

    I've had my laptop for a few years and recently a message telling me to get a new battery because mine 'had reached the end of it's rechargeable life' kept appearing when i logged in. Now when i turn my laptop on this blue screen appears with lots of white writing on it. I've taken...
  • Forum Thread: Transferring file from old hard drive to new computer, black screen Dell Inspiroon 1545

    I'm sure this has been covered before, but I can't seem to locate the information needed. I have a black screen, and cannot hook to external monitor. I found a you tube video showing equipment to just transfer files: USB 2.0 to IDE. My hard drive does not seem to have the pins exposed as...
  • Forum Thread: Beeping noise on start up, reboots after.

    I have a dell inspiron 1545 that runs windows 7. A few weeks back my computer started lagging and I turned it off in the hopes that the ram would clear and it would run again. Uppon starting it back up, I got past the logo screen only to be greeted by a flury of beeps (too fast to distinguish any pattern...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 1545 keyboard issues

    I've noticed lately that some of the function keys are not working properly; the f3 (battery) does not work, the f2 key and esc key sometimes seem to be erratic. The Caps Lock key works, but does not show the Icon, and the touchpad seems to be a bit less accurate. running windows Vista 64 bit ...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545

    Hi everyone, I am working on a 1545 laptop and I just replaced a bad screen, after I replaced it I put it all back together and started it up, all I could see was the Dell logo barely visible by flash light only. Did some research and found a blown fuse was the culprit, I replaced the fuse and the put...
  • Forum Thread: Fake Inspiron 1545 Charger? (Pics)

    Bought a charger from a Amazon seller : http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00EZSDX6Q/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The bios says: "AC ADAPTER = UNKNOWN" Notice how it looks slightly different in texture and blackness. However it looks and feels the same quality and has...
  • Forum Thread: Help! Hard Drive failure on Inspiron 1545

    Hi, can anyone help with this. Don't have an issue with changing the drive but never got a cd copy of my Windows 7 operating system. Don't tell me I've got to purchase one!
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 Motherboard soldering question

    I have a Dell Inspiron 1545 where the power on off switch board connect was ripped completely from the motherboard. Normally I would just swap it out for a new motherboard but being strapped for cash I am willing to try to solder some jumpers, etc if I knew the traces. I can't find a very clear...
  • Forum Thread: System Board Inspiron 1545

    I have an Inspiron 1545 64 bit system with Windows 7. Purchased it new 3 and half years ago directly from Dell. 3 year warranty expired last November. I need to change the system board, which I can do myself. I have located a series of second hand inexpensive boards on eBay, but I want to be sure the...
  • Forum Reply: RE: touch pad

    Hi GIOVAL, View this post at http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19336294.aspx and if you cant see the device in the device manager here: http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/19/driverdetails?driverid=JFD8N Once everything downloads, and you restart your computer...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1545 will not detect SSD

    I have a Dell Inspiron 1545 notebook that came with a 500 RPM HDD (Toshiba or whatever), so I decided to replace it with a Verbatim 3SSD240 drive. All well and good, swapped the drives, re-installed Win7, humming along great until all of sudden, the SSD is not detected in the BIOS anymore. Tried re-seating...
  • Forum Thread: Foreign Battery Replacement, Inspiron 1545

    I'm from Russia. I got my laptop at Walmart Galesburg, IL in 2010 when I was an exchange student. A year ago my battery died, and I considered to get a new one only now. My question is: does it make any difference for a laptop from which country I purchased a battery? Russia's electricity...
  • Forum Thread: Choosing the right thermal paste for Inspiron 1464

    Hi All, I am having a Dell Inspiron 1464 laptop with Windows 7 running on dual core Intel i3 2.13 Ghz processor. Its based on Intel motherboard. Recently I just cleaned the the heatsink and, fan and removed a lot of dust from inside which was causing the core temp. rise to 80 Deg. Cel. Now the...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1545

    Hi, I have two Inspiron 1545 computers with the same problem. They work just fine and then all of a sudden they will come up with error that Hard Drive can't be found(tried to remove and reinstall drive didn't help). I can reformat drive and reinstall Windows 7 then it will work fine until...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron 1545 just cuts off randomly without warning.

    Hey guys, I have a 4/5 year old dell inspiron 1545 laptop,it has been working perfect since day 1, first problem has just started and its a big one, was on facebook the other day and all of a sudden laptop cut off? Then would not start up no lights or anything but I noticed power adapter was bent in...
  • Forum Reply: RE: touchpad buttons not functioning

    what is the answer, my buttons on my laptop does not work either. The laptop is a little bit over a year old. The mouse and buttons work fine. I updated drivers installed driver on device manager and when the laptop started it automatic installs it. Any suggestions? I noticed all of the other questions...