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  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1747 - Not booting & No display - With External screen works fine

    Hi, my studio 1747 (not in warranty) (i7 win7),has stopped booting anymore it was working fine till last week ( occasionally my screen does flick in last coupon of month), So when I do turn my system on all upper volumn light flashes from left to right and then right to left and then system turn off...
  • Forum Thread: Latitude D830 Does not boot

    I am having a problem booting that goes like this: Steps: 1) Press Power 2) Hear HD spin up and see power and HD activity lights come on 3) HD activity light turns off 4) CD Drive spins up 5) No more activity Observations: - CPU fan does not start ever - Display does not...
  • Forum Thread: Dell 1720 Black Screen Will Not Boot

    My Dell 1720 (Vista) had the following error code: The file header checksum does not match the computed checksum The computer will not read the CD drive. So I'm not able to reload in order to reinstall to factory settings. I figured that the hard drive crashed so I purchased a new hard drive...
  • Forum Thread: Studio 1558 black screen

    I've posted about this before, but considered it resolved when i ordered a new motherboard. Here's my issue. I have a Dell Studio 1558, 6GB Windows 7HP 64bit. It's out of warranty. My initial issue was a graphics card failure, as it displayed distorted graphics and eventually just stopped...
  • Forum Thread: My new XPS 15Z, second problem ..!, the screen suddenly changed to vertical & horizontal lines then . . .

    Dear all my first problem was battery wont charging, and it solved by change the main board and battery. I just bought the laptop XPS 15Z on 20th of Oct. 2011 ---------> "it less than 8 months" now while using the laptop, suddenly the screen changed to vertical & horizontal lines and...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron 1564 Wont Post

    Hi everyone Hoping someone can help me or guide me in the right direction with this issue. I have an Dell inspiron 1564 that for some reason now will not start, if i have the battery in and plug the laptop into the mains the charging light comes on but the laptop will not switch on, if i let the...
  • Forum Reply: Re: 17R 7720 SE: Lost BIOS Access

    Staggerwing17- I bought my 7720 in November and returned it in January....A11 BIOS issues, battery issues, replaced motherboard and HD with the A10 BIOS which only created new problems. Dell had an extended return policy until 1/15/13 for purchases between Thanksgiving and Christmas that was posted on...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron n5110, i have fix the black screen with windows 8, i have installed bios 'a11' but now when i'm on windows 8, my dell stop running it , i cant move the mouse cant have access at taskmanager

    Dell inspiron n5110, i have fix the black screen with windows 8, i have installed bios 'a11' but now when i'm on windows 8, my dell stop running it , i cant move the mouse cant have access at taskmanager
  • Forum Thread: lost password

    problem with my laptop ( dell inspiron 1525 ) about forgetting bios password service tag : < ADMIN NOTE: Service tag removed per privacy policy> please help me my e_mail : < ADMIN NOTE : Email id removed per privacy policy>
  • Forum Thread: dell n5110 does not hibernate or turn off when i give the command. black screen , power button light and sleep button light remain on.

    dell n5110 does not hibernate or turn off when i give the command. when i give the command a black screen appears and the power button light, the sleep button light remain on. I have to then hold the power button in order to turn off my laptop. This started happening since yesterday. Before that it was...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Vostro A860 Won't Turn On

    I bought my Dell Vostro A860 in December of 2008 and it has had a very easy life. At least a year ago (maybe longer, I'm not sure) both the battery and the power adapter stopped working correctly. The battery wouldn't hold a charge and the adapter wouldn't charge anything (it is the same...
  • Forum Thread: wont power up beeps 7 times and screen stays blank

    hi unfortunatly my warrenty ran out on the 12th of this month,is there any lea away perhaps by chance i have inspirion m5030 when i turn it on the screen stays blank and then it beeps 7 times, just keeps repeating.
  • Forum Thread: Latitude D630 wont power on

    Hey everyone, So about a month ago, my Dell Latitude D630 started flashing me a message in the bottom right hand corner of my screen. It said something like "Your battery is able to charge normally, but is reaching the end of its usable life." So I figured, ok time to replace it in a...
  • Forum Thread: dell studio 1555 boot problem

    hey guys, my dell studio 1555 is refusing to start if i try so just immediately after shutting down !! it says boot manager corrupt or operating system not found ! now if i do it after sum 5 hrs it starts well !! after formatting also it persists !! so the dell guys told me my motherboard is gone...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545, black screen with flashing cursor

    Hi, I have the dreaded black screen with flashing cursor on my Inspiron 1545 (from 2009). Here is the order of events as to how this happened: The machine was acting funny, so I erased everything and reinstalled Windows, no luck, machine was still behaving oddly (slow, and crashing a lot). I booted...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 17R-SE-7720 UEFI Bug (Posible Solucion)

    Sorry for my poor English use Google T ranslator Today to wake me , I turn on my Inspiron 7720 and I find that it does not start then I decided to restart it to see if it starts normally but still with the same problem , internet searching I find that is an error in the UEFI trying everything I...
  • Forum Thread: Dell inspiron refuses to boot up and just emits four beeps recurring - can anyone help please?

    Dell inspiron refuses to boot up, just a black screen although it makes the initial whirring noise and the power light is on. Then it just keeps beeping 4 beeps repetitively - can anyone help please?
  • Forum Thread: Screen flashes black before the login screen is supposed to load.

    First of all my laptop is a Studio XPS 16, with Windows 7. Ok so here's what happened, or is happening; when I boot up, everything is normal seems normal but then it says "Please wait...", then shows the cursor then you see a flash... the cursor has the loading thingy on it sometimes...
  • Forum Thread: PRODUCTIONS

    I m using dell Inspiron 15R model but m facing so many problems with Dell Laptop One Time Dell Replaced my Laptop But Problem is not sloved. I requested to Dell to Change My laptop model but They ingore My request always. Hey any 1 know what can I do Please help me Dude's. Dell service is also very...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1555 not Booting - Beeping sounds. Will replacing CMOS battery help?

    Well my laptop was working fine till last night, I had just kept it on Sleep for some time. When I tried turning it on again, it wouldn't (even the Dell logo doesn't come). Then I tried everything from removing CMOS battery for sometime to trying Fn+Power button but nothing works. This is the...
  • Forum Thread: Motherboard Problems?

    Hi All, new to this forum. My girlfriends Inspiron 15R N5110 has an unknown problem. Backstory: It was purchased new about 2 years ago and has had slight problems with the track pad and an awful network connection (both wireless and ethernet). Recent: It came down with a pretty bad browser hijacker...
  • Forum Thread: Inpiron 1721 loss of screen content

    My Dell Inspiron 1721 has suddenly lost the image on the screen. If i plug in an external monitor I can see the screen content. I see the following message: File: \Boot\BCD Status 0xc000014c Any ideas of cause or better still a solution would be an excellent help.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Latitude d531 won’t start up

    Beginning on last Friday morning, my Dell Latitude d531 (bought in 2007 so I no longer have warranty coverage) has not been starting up. I forgot to shut it down before I fell asleep and although I wasn't having any issues with it recently, I figured it may have just overheated. I cleaned the fan...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 17R SE 7720 giving "Start PXE over IPv4" message

    Got my Inspiron 17R last December with Windows 8 in it. Yesterday I turned on my notebook, saw the Dell logo and then the "Start PXE over IPv4" message appeared in the upper left corner of the screen. I read some posts about this and they always tell you to go to the Boot Menu by hitting F2...
  • Forum Thread: Latitude E6500 won't boot; flashing Numlock

    Starting last night, my Latitude E6500 will not boot. On pressing the button, the CPU light sometimes blinks for just an instant, but never for long. After that, I hear the fan running for a few seconds while the power light remains on, but nothing is on the screen whatsoever. Then, the fan stops, the...