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  • 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 Studio 17. Now the battery charger they just sent me quit charging (will still power computer) after new hard drive installation

    DELL Studio 17. My hard drive formatting quit working, they said because it formatted the C drive and wouldn't format the D hard drive so I swapped them and formatted the D drive in the C drive's place, after that it couldn't tell which drive I wanted to format. Tech support...
  • Forum Thread: Power issues with Laptop

    Hey... I'm slizz. Hi everybody. I have a Studio 1747 laptop with... issues. The battery will not charge, and I have bought a new battery and charger, both to no avail. I attempted to update the BIOS, but you need a half-charged battery and a working power cord, and since my battery will...
  • Forum Thread: battery charger, stand alone

    Is a stand alone battery charger available for a Dell Studio 1747? Thanks, Tim
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1747 does not charge battery

    I have looked at the post here: http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19469061.aspx and while similar, those resolutions do not fix my problem. It has been an issue since I first purchased the laptop, and I have had support remote in and look at things on multiple occasions, but...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Delay issue on windows performance and bios performance

    anybody's there that answer my question..!!???
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1737 charging problem

    Suddenly out of the blue my Dell Studio 1737 will not charge. The battery is totally dead (making me think it is a battery problem) and when I plug the charger in both the charge light and the blue charger light flicker until the charge light on the laptop goes out, normally about 2 seconds after plugging...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Studio 1749 - Shuts down randomly without warning and then won't start back up

    I am having the same problem. I've run tests on my battery and everything comes back fine. The battery charges normally and holds a charge. However, I *HAVE* to keep my computer plugged in because it shuts down every time it runs off the battery and the slightest movement is made to the computer...
  • Forum Thread: XPS L502x hangs during game play

    I have been having problems with my XPS L502x I use to play Saint Rows the Third on my laptop it use to play perfectly but now after a year I restored my factory setting now when ever i install any of my old games they start off perfectly but during the game it hangs a lot kindly help me out.
  • Forum Thread: Studio 1749 wont start up if power cord plugged in...

    This has been going on for a few months now. In order to start my computer, I have to unplug the power adapter, push the power button, wait until it begins resuming Windows, then plug the adapter back in. If the computer is idle for more than an hour or so, it shuts itself down and I have to start the...
  • Forum Thread: RE Terry's Article 'Issues with charging notebooks. Is it the AC adapter, the battery or the system itself?'

    As a computer programmer I have thrashed a lot of laptops in my time. My first, aToshiba was so ugly but still works today - my Compact -- thrashed that 3 hard drives later it still goes. Then in 1998 got my HP Desktop that I thrash and a Dell Volvo 1510 for when I provide training and demo's - but...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 17 Problems! Please help.

    I updated my graphic and sound drivers yesterday on my Dell Studio 17. I restarted the system like I would do after any installation or update only to find that my laptop wouldnt boot up, instead it redirected me to system repair. I thought there must be something wrong with what i updated... So I...
  • Forum Thread: Battery not charging - Studio 1737

    Hi, Recently I've been having problems with my Studio 1737 (purchased Sept '09) where my battery isn't charging. I will have my laptop plugged in, with the battery attached, and it will say "plugged in, charging", but the charge % will never increase. It's stuck around 56%....
  • Forum Reply: Re: Studio 17 1737 Event ID embeded Controller BIOS

    I'm holding my breath, but excited to report that contrary to having this very ANNOYING Event ID show up in my Studio 1737's Event Log approximately every 5-15 seconds the computer is on, and after searching forums online literally for years and after installing BIOS updates A0X-A09... now, after...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1749 - Shuts down randomly without warning and then won't start back up

    I'm not sure what is going on but basically I'll be using the computer and all of the sudden it turns off, it doesn't log off or say it's shutting down, I mean it literally loses all power. Then I try to restart the computer and you can hear the machine start to come on but then it dies...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Poor performance of Studio XPS 1645 laotop when gaming

    1)>> update the drivers 2)>> always insure before you start a game change your PC performance to high performance this boosts up your cooling system and inproves and makes your funs spin fast 3)>> it could have been maybe you need to format and reinstall your windows so that your...