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  • Forum Thread: Help I'm a Novice! Factory settings please.

    As you can tell by the title I am not brilliant at computers. Over the last 3 years my dell 1555 on windows 7 has become incredibly slow. I wish to restore the computer to it's original state when I first received it, however I did not create a system image of day one. I don't mind keeping...
  • Forum Thread: Laptop does not turn on

    I have a dell studio 1558, with intel i5 and 6GB RAM I am unable to turn on the laptop. The adapter is connected and the battery is charged. But, when i press the power button, nothing happens. I have tried some basic troubleshooting. Remove Battery, connect adapter. Remove adapter, connect...
  • Forum Thread: Intel T9600 (2.8Ghz) Issue - Studio 1737

    Hi, Im having a few problems installing my new Intel T9600 (2.8Ghz) *1066Mgz* Processor - Once i have installed it and turn on the machine, the audio buttons on the media pad light up with the mute button flashing. this would usually indicate a RAM issue but my ram is perfectly fine as when i put my...
  • 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 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: Does Vostro 1015 supports for Windows 7 64 bit?

    I am having Vostro 1015. I have 4GB RAM and 32 bit windows 7 ultimate. When I check my system, It is using only 2GB RAM. How I make my laptop to use all of 4GB RAM? One of my friend told me that if I install Windows 7 64 bit, It will use your 4GB RAM. But when I check dell site it is not showing me that...
  • Forum Thread: Brand New Dell XPS 15 L502x - Randomly shutting down, and not performing simple tasks.

    I am really frustrated with this brand new Dell XPS L502x... I have only used it: 19 minutes 26 seconds and I received it 2 days ago. The problem is that whenever I try to use it for even browsing the internet it will randomly shut down everytime I have tried to use it. After it shuts down I feel the...
  • Forum Thread: Dedicating more memory to video.

    Is there any way to dedicate more memory to my video card? I have a Studio 1558 with a ATI mobility radeon HD 4500 series and 4 gb ram.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Vostro A860

    Hi...my Dell Vostro A860 is constantly freezing..mouse pointer not moving..can't use keyboard either and hdd light goes off and sometimes..if i try to reboot...nothing happens...just a strange sound and a quick flash from the keyboard lights.I know it is not overheating,I reseated RAM and I ran Dell...
  • Forum Thread: Memory Integrity Test Failed [2000-0123]

    I have a Inspiron 1525 which fails the memory integrity test. i have 4gb ram. I formatted my hard drive and now i cant install any OS. I dont have any backups. What should i do? I tried reinstalling the OS many many times and i also reinstalled the ram but not luck. Do i need new ram? what might it be...
  • Forum Thread: System Memory and the Page File (Mini 9)

    Most Mini 9's come with an SSD (solid state disk) instead of a conventional rotating hard drive. Mechanically durable, and a bit faster. However, SSD's have a limited number of write cycles. So the Windoze page file (virtual memory) can cause problems. It also uses 'disk' space, which...
  • Forum Thread: Laptop suddenly very slow

    Dear Dell, Dell Precision M4300 (Intel(R) Core (TM) 2 Duo CPU T7500 @2.20 GHz 4 GB Ram memory SigmaTel High Definition Audio CODEC Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium Edition Service Pack 2 (build 6002), 32-bit Manufactured by Toshiba.) I have a Dell Precision M4300 and was happily...
  • Forum Thread: HOW TO UPGRADE MY RAM?

    i had bought DELL VOSTRO 1550 with specs....... Dell Vostro 1550 2nd Gen Ci5/ 2GB/ 320GB/ Laptop (Slate Grey) MEMORY Expandable Memory Up to 8 GB Memory Slots 2 (Unused Slots 1) System Memory 2 GB DDR3 1)how much RAM can i install in unused slot ...
  • Forum Thread: M5010 new cpu overheating

    Hi just got my 8gb ram installed and my amd phenom ii x640 installed and i am having problems with my laptop turning off ocasionally so i started looking into my cpu temp and its hitting between 75 and 94 degrees celcius just when im dickin around on the web and i know the x640 is supposed to hit 71...
  • Forum Thread: Max ram per slot latitude e6410

    Hello, Recently I bought a dell latitude e6410 of ebay (used). when i received the unit, all hardware was functional, however, with the poor cooling capabilities of the laptop, when i left it on a flat surface for a few hours, the unit got extremely hot. On my next reboot, the unit failed to boot...
  • Forum Thread: HOW TO UPGRADE MY RAM?

    i had bought DELL VOSTRO 1550 with specs....... Dell Vostro 1550 2nd Gen Ci5/ 2GB/ 320GB/ Laptop (Slate Grey) MEMORY Expandable Memory Up to 8 GB Memory Slots 2 (Unused Slots 1) System Memory 2 GB DDR3 1)how much RAM can i install in unused slot ...
  • Forum Thread: Studio Laptop 1745 / 1 GB ATI MOBILITY RADEON HD 5

    Hoping to find a little bit if direction or support from the community. I have a 1745 laptop, which is approximately 18 months old (and therefore out of warranty) When turning the laptop on I am now presented with a blank screen and a series of beeps; one long beep followed by two short beeps...
  • Forum Thread: Laptop restarting itself

    Hello i have an inspiron 1440. In April the charger port broke and i had my laptop sent in to be repaired , which they did. The only problem is that now my computer restarts randomly and i no longer have a warranty. There is no consistency for when it restarts. Sometimes my charger is plugged in sometimes...
  • Forum Thread: Xps 501l issue!!!! after playing game or use software need lots of ram capasity it suddenly freeze after 5s or 10s shut down Please help

    i bought dell xps 501l 1 year ago. every thing is good but 2 month ago i want play "THE ELDER SCROLL : SKYROM V" the game say you must update your graphic card to v.285 but i can find version 265 from dell.com so i download it from nividia gforce. i play the game but after 1 week after playing...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1525, Ram Upgrade Problems

    I'm trying to upgrade my Inspiron to 8GB of RAM, but when I try to run it with 8GB, the BIOS refuses to finish loading. Replacing one 4GB stick with the old 2GB stick, running it at 6GB of total RAM, it works fine, but not with both 4GB sticks in with a total of 8GB. I'm running the latest (I...
  • Forum Thread: Require Complete Guide for Adding SSD to Inspiron 17R SE(Inspiron 7720)

    i have dell inspiron 17 r se(7720) [i5-6gb-2gbGT650-1tb] i wanted a complete guide from starting till end to install a new ssd into primary bay and install a fresh win7 on it and use it as a boot drive, And to remove win7 from my previous 1tb drive and use it just for storage. i wanna know how...
  • Forum Thread: questions on reinstalling os

    i want to restore my pc back to factory settings and reinstall my os. before i do this i have some questions. i recently upgraded my bios from A06 to A09 and ran into many problems while doing so. i had a successful flash, but will reinstalling my os set my bios back A06? i really don't want to...
  • Forum Thread: laptop turns off automatically

    i have dell N5010 laptop.it shuts down automatically whenever i restart the windows.i can't even install any new operating system as it turns off automatically. i am sure that it is not due to heat. but after 20 minutes it becomes normal my laptop configuration windows7 graphics card...
  • Forum Thread: SD and USB Flash Drive not reading Inspiron 1525

    I have an Inspiron 1525. The SD card reader will only detect and access an SD card if it is in the slot at boot up. Same with a flashdrive in the USB slot. I have gone to Dell and updated drivers. If I place the card in the slot while the computer is on, it tries to find a driver, but always fails to...