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  • Forum Thread: Dell Laptop overheats and shuts down

    Hi I'm wondering if its normal for my laptop to be overheating and shut down? These are my specs: Dell Inspiron 15R Intel Core i7-2670QM Processor 8 GB Memory 1 TB Hard Drive 1 GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M I play this game called Team Fortress 2 and have installed configurations to make the game...
  • Forum Thread: DELL Inspiron N5050 Boot Problem

    Hi, I recently bought a new dell inspiron n5050 laptop that came preinstalled with ubuntul. I later installed windows 7 ultimate and all was working well until i installed a software patch. Then win7 could not boot (was going into a loop). I tried diagnostics and restore but non worked and eventually...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Latitude XT3 stuck on start screen

    I've had the laptop for 5 or so months and all of sudden when i turned it on it got stuck on the screen that has the windows logo and says 'starting windows'. I turned the laptop off by holding the start button and then started it again. This time it went to a Windows Error Recovery screen...
  • Forum Thread: Dell xps 15 l502x with gt540m graphics card keeps on crashing

    I keep on having this problem where my laptop keeps on crashing the games themselves. There is no stutter or looping of the audio and the screen doesn't go black, the game simply just freezes on the last thing I was looking at. I can alt+tab out of it and everything. I am currently using the stock...
  • Forum Reply: Re: XPS 15 L502x Game Crashes

    I thought this laptop is worth buying until i read this post after using for years :( Freeze and sound buzz/looping on Far Cry 3, Hitman Absolute, Assassin's Creed 3(all on medium or lower setting). but seems fine on Fifa 13. After reading all the post seems like under-clocking is the only or high...
  • Forum Thread: Installing Windows 7 with SATA mode set to Intel Smart Response Technology Mode.

    I have Dell Inspiron 14z 5423. Recently this ultrabook crashed and I had to fresh install windows 7. When I tried to install Win 7 then it didn't load any of the Hard disk. Someone suggested me to change the SATA mode to AHCI ( Previously it was set to Intel Smart Response Technology Mode.). I installed...
  • Forum Thread: dell n5110 wont turn on

    hello i have a dell n5110 and it recently crashed on me ive tryed a few way to get it to start the ac cord has the light and its a stedy light even when pluged in the problem is i try to turn it on and the power button and the settings button(i think its a settings botton it has the gears on...
  • Forum Thread: system password help

    so i forgot my system password for my dell inspiron laptop and my warrenty is up what do i do.
  • Forum Reply: Re: Delay issue on windows performance and bios performance

    anybody's there that answer my question..!!???
  • Forum Thread: XPS M1710 not posting to the bios

    My xps m1710 recently stopped working. It will no longer boot to the bios. When I power it on, I get a hard drive led for about 2 seconds then the blu-ray drive turns on and off. It then sits there until I turn it off. The screen is not lit in any way. Though this has a supposedly faulty Nvidia GPU,...
  • Forum Thread: HELP MY Dell inspiron 1545 hard drive failed and crashed!

    help please the hard drive crashed the hard drive has replaced once but now it crashed please please help
  • Forum Thread: Screen flashes white and other various colors on startup.

    After I start up my Inspiron 15R and log in to either Windows or Ubuntu, the screen starts flashing white, blue, green, yellow, etc... until it eventually shuts off on its own. When this starts happening, the three (what looks like to be monitor?) buttons at the top of the keyboard glow in and out once...
  • Forum Thread: ERROR 00xc0000142

    Every now and again i will get an error code "(00xc0000142)", this happens every time i try to open a program, a file, an application, anything. The computer is completely useless unless i restart it, then it goes away for a little while. Does anyone have any answers ?
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1558 Fan Stopped Working

    I have a Dell Studio 1558 that keeps overheating and shuts off. I'm lucky if I get 5 minutes of use before it overheating. The only way I can actually use it is if I turn my ac window unit on and put my computer vent up to the fan. I ran a diagnostic check on the fan and it came back saying Error...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 15 PROBLEMS - Keep turning off unexpectedly

    Hi all, Just bought a XPS 15 9hrs ago and just start it up, and after 5mins it just turn off by itself. Try to power up a few times yet it just keep turning off. It is totally brand new, i have not install anything, it not running anything and it connected to a wall socket all by itself Try...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell XPS 15 (L502X) crashes during gameplay

    I have the exact same laptop as mentioned above... and the exact same problem!! After having the problem for about 2 moths i started mailing to the customer service... they told me to do some things in the bios=>no result. Eventualy they wanted to give me a new motherboard. the first time the new...
  • Forum Thread: relatively new L501X constantly crashing

    Before I go through the trouble with Support, I wondered if maybe anyone had any insight into my issue. I have a L501X laptop, purchased in January of this year. I treat it well, never opened it except to temporarily pull out RAM one time (and RAM seems to be showing fine and properly re-installed, etc...
  • Forum Thread: Problems With My Dell Inspiron 1464

    I have a Dell inspiron 1464 laptop with Preloaded Windows 7 Home Premium. Here is the tech specs of my device for your Kind information. Bios Version: A04 Reg Model: P09G Reg Type: P09G001 Current OS: Windows 7 Home Premium Monitor: 14-inch LED Webcam: 1.3 MP Processor: Intel Core...
  • Forum Thread: ISRT problem

    I'm using inspiron 14z ultrabook i7 that comes with 500gb + 32gb SSD mSATA... Recently my university offer me free original windows 8 64 bit... so i want to change because i'm using windows 7... in boot...i want to install my windows 8...but my drive is not found... so i searched...
  • Forum Thread: Need help on completely reformatting my hard drive

    Hello, I have a Dell Latitude E6410 with Windows 7. Unfortunately, it has become infected with many viruses - to the point where I need to wipe it clean. It repeatedly crashes shortly after being uploaded and brings me to the blue screen. I called Dell and basically they told me it will be $199 to...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 15 problems

    ok first of all let me start off with audio i bought this laptop earlier this month and i noticed after a week tht one of the speakers wasnt making any sound so i looked it up and most people said its probably a driver or a balance so i checked all sorts of sound tests balance left speaker right speaker...
  • Forum Thread: Sudden shutdown, no BSOD, Inspiron n7010

    My Inspiron n7010 keeps shutting down suddenly with no warning. It doesn't have any beep codes or error codes displayed on the screen when it shuts down or starts up again. Any ideas as to what would cause that? I thought maybe overheating, but it doesn't always seem hot when it happens. Today...
  • Forum Reply: Re: New XPS 15 L521X: drive noise on startup

    when you talk with the tech support from india.. they dont do much for you... to fix it when plugging external things and it makes sounds all you have to do is get the latest bios from dell.
  • Forum Thread: dell xps 17 battlefield 3 fps drop

    hello i just bought the dell xps 17 and , when i play battlefield 3 th fps drops everytime XPS L702X INTEL(R) CORE(TM) i7 -2630QM CPU @ 2.00 GHz RAM: 6,00 GB plz help
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 17 (L702x) display driver crash - after effects

    Hi, I have Dell XPS 17 (L702x) laptop, while working with adobe after effects, the screen goes black and returns with the dialog message bellow "display driver crashed & succesfully returned" The programs shut down and I have to restart it. The situation continues very ofter while...