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  • Forum Thread: N7010 not turning on....

    Hello. I know this has been asked alot, but I just want to confirm if my guesses are right. I have an N7010 which I bought in 2010, the only hardware I upgraded was the memory from 4gb to 8gb (about 2012), aside from that, no problems until now when the poor thing just shut down with no apparent reason...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1464 not booting up: Dell logo itslef not coming

    Hi all, My dell 1464 lap didn't boot up this morning... I can hear fan spinning , Hdd spinning and dvd drive also working.. But its not booting even the dell logo.. Will there be a problem in bios? .. I tried all other options like removing residual charge .. Swapping rams .. No go..Please help...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron N5030 has a White Screen After Log On

    This problem is seriously driving me crazy, I could smash this computer. I own a Dell Insprion N5030 laptop. Basically, I've been having this problem for a bit over three weeks now and it doesn't seem to be going away on it's own. The problem is that the laptop turns on, goes through the...
  • Forum Thread: Problems using keyboard in Inspirion 7537

    I just recently bought an Inspirion touchscreen laptop and as soon as I began the setup it forced me to use the touchscreen while the regular keyboard was apparently disabled. I thought nothing of it. But now all the setups are finished and I still can't use either my trackpad for the mouse or the...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15R-5521 Will NOT Power On At All

    I tried to troubleshoot on my own: When the power button is pressed, not a sound or light is produced. When the battery is removed for 30 seconds, replaced and then the power button is pressed, there is nothing; no sound or lights. When the battery is removed and the adapter is plugged into the...
  • Forum Thread: network Inspiron 14

    hi i am using windows 8.1 and when i plug in the network cable y laptop does not detect it also my wireless connection is not stable it always displays as limted is there a fix for this.
  • Forum Thread: plugged in and not charging... Problem :(

    Hello, I'm using Dell Inspiron 13 N3010, windows 8.1 32 bit. Now I'm facing "plugged in and not charging" problem . and when I start laptop then show me this error Please Help me.
  • Forum Thread: (Wi-Di) Wireless display support in Inspiron 15 3521

    I have Inspiron 15 3521 model which has intel core i5 3rd gen processor, intel HD graphics 4000, Windows 8.1 and network adapter Dell wireless 1703 802.11 b|g|n. But it does not have support for wireless display (Wi-Di). I need to wirelessly display my laptop screen in Samsung led tv which supports...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15 3521 Touchpad Problems Even After Driver Reinstall

    I have the shaky cursor problem that others have posted on here, but even after reinstalling the touchpad driver I still have the problems. What is the next step?
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15R 5520

    I loosing my wireless connection, i did everything reinstalling drivers and all stuff in some times after these disconnect i get blue screens btath_avdt.sys. Also "My Dell" the update came, then it failed to update, i deleted it and when i try to reinstall it fails and says "The installation...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 7520

    Hey, I have a Dell Inspiron 7520, and I heard that there are some problems with Windows 8.1, i have currently windows 7, should i install 8.1?
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15 3521 will not run Dell product support diagnostic, key input locks regularly, screens flash....

    15 month old laptop has grown very flaky but all tests for malware or hardware indicate no issues. Generally the windows 8.1 machine is almost unusable. Tests have included: System Mechanic, Power on System Analysis, CHKDSK, Windows Malware removal tool. Dell driver update has been able to bring everything...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1525 - clean reinstall - unable to partition unallocated disk - HDD gone bad ?

    I am trying to reinstall windows Vista on my Inspiron 1525. I used killdisk and wiped the drive and now trying to reinstall. Not able to create partition during installation. I tried ultimate Boot Cd and used some HDD Diagnosis utilities (Seatools,Gparted etc) and they are giving "error reading...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 7520 - USB keyboard starts to cause system hang after Bios A11 update

    Hi, I have a Dell Inspiron 15r 7520 running Win7 x64 home premium. I've been using a Microsoft wired USB keyboard 600 for a few months; I recently upgraded the System Bios to A11 (7520A11.exe) and since then the USB keyboard not only doesn't work, but causes windows to effectively hang: the...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15 3542 touchpad - working properly?

    Just got this unit in today, and noticed 2 issues with the touchpad 1 - when i tap anywhere on the pad the entire thing feels loose and shakey, and makes a noise like something is loose. But if I press down with a finger anywhere on the pad and then resume tapping, it seems fine. (takes 2 hands to...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron N5050 i5 upgrade turbo boost question?

    I'v upgraded the processor to an i5 from an i3 stock processor. ..Can anyone tell me if the turbo boost should work?.. I cant tell if it is working . it dosent seem to be
  • Forum Thread: [URGENT]I need help intstalling windows 8.1

    Hey all!I am new here and sorry if i posted this in wrong forum... Now my question... I ordered Dell inspiron 15 3542 laptop with ubuntu 12.04.Now i have windows 8.1 iso....I want to install it on my laptop and remove ubuntu... Now i am confused in BIOS/UEFI stuff....do i make bootable pen drive...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 11 3137 ALARM NOISE. TOUCHPAD ISSUES TOO

    Occasionally, our 8 month old Inspiron will sound an alarm, but we can't figure out why it is making the noise. Also, we are also having trouble with the touchpad and cursor. We've run diagnostics and nothing is wrong. We've fiddled with settings and it doesn't help. We researched issues...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 3521 Windows 8 64-bit Bluetooth not connecting to any device

    Hello, I own a Inspiron 3521, and about 6 months after I bought the system my Bluetooth stopped working, I search for devices, and the only device that shows up is my LGP-769 cell phone, and none of my Bluetooth headsets or other audio devices. However after pairing I cannot establish any kind of connection...
  • Forum Thread: Anything I can personally do to fix CPU / GPU temps (Certified Computer Tech) without voiding warranty?

    SPECS WORTH NOTING: Model: Inspiron 17R 7 CPU: intel i5 4500u GPU: NVIDIA GTX 750M So I have an Dell Inspiron 17 7737 ( full metal ) and I've been gaming on it a little more than I should be lately (Visiting friends in foreign cities , which also like to game ) and recently it's been...
  • Forum Thread: Power issues inspiron 1764

    Mine laptop wont power on normally. The issue is when i hit the power button. I can head the optical drive starting . But i got no screen or power led. I there are also non BIOS beeps. Already swapped memory hdd ect. The issue startend after chaning thermal paste on the CPU. Can it be the thermaal...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron n5050 - Touchpad Stuck?

    On my Inspiron n5050 laptop, I always use the touchpad, which, as you may know, includes only a right and a left click button. Despite this, occasionally my laptop acts as if a mouse's center button - the scroller - is stuck down. When this happens, right-clicking is entirely disabled and the left...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 3721 USB 3 ports not being recognised.

    My Inspiron 3721's USB 3 ports have stopped working. I am running Win 8.1 with all the most recent drivers installed. I have no issues for the USB ports shown in Device Manager (see below) When I plug in a USB 3 external hard drive into one of the USB 3 ports it shows power and recognises a USB...
  • Forum Thread: Black screen with coded writing on start up HELP

    Hi, I have a dell Inspiron 1545, today I turned it on and on start up the dell logo shows then it goes straight to a black screen with a white flickering curser to then show a very strange white coded message, along the lines of the below but missing a few of the characters as they are not available...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15R 5520, new HDD not detected

    Hi, i have a dell inspiron 5520, 6gb ram, 1 tb hard drive Perhaps one of you kind people can help me; after being on the phone with tech support during the week, we had established my hard drive was faulty (upon boot my laptop screen would stay black and it would say: Checking media_ [fail] ) After...