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  • Forum Thread: Inspiron B130 audio stopped working under XP

    Eight years and audio suddenly stopped :( . Ran through XP help without success. From Dell.com, ran through diagnose an issue with PC Doctor without success. Ran Fix It Windows Audio Playback Troubleshooter but it "experienced an unexpected error and cannot continue."
  • Forum Thread: Replace Windows XP on Dell Inspiron Mini 10

    Can the Atom Z530 processor support Windows 7? Is there any other viable option to replace Windows XP? Thanks!
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1300 and Windows XP

    Yes, I know . .it's an old little machine and outdate OS . .but I can't part with it. I was having trouble with it so I re-formatted the hard drive and re-installed the Operating System. Of course I can't find the disk that came with it containing the Drivers (I've move more than 5...
  • Forum Thread: Can't install or update Video conroller!

    I have a dell inspiron b130 It had so many viruses on it that I wiped the hardrive. Orinially I had xp but since I no longer have any discs with the laptop I used a windows 7 OS. I tried to play a game that wouldn't saying somehting about my video card (note im on the same laptop now) When I go to...
  • Forum Thread: Video Card Driver Needed for Minecraft

    Hello Dell Forum, We just picked up a Dell Inspiron Mini (1010). It's running Windows XP. I spent several hours updating all the necessary downloads and Windows recommended upgrades and still have had no luck getting Minecraft to work. The error I receive is: Bad Video Card / Please upgrade your...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspiron 1525 with Sigmatel Driver

    Sorry for responding to an old thread, but just wanted to say that the above finally solved my sound problems. I had to reinstall XP onto my Dell Onspiron 1300 laptop, downloaded drivers from the Dell website and got a load of errors! Managed to resolve all of them except audio. Found that the...
  • Forum Thread: Audio Jack on an E1705

    Does anyone know how to bypass the audio jack on an Inspiron e1705 this problem has been a thorn in my side for years and the gentle wiggling solution has finally broken the jack off inside my computer I retrieved it but I would really like my sound back and my speakers are fine apparently they think...
  • Forum Thread: crackling/delayed audio playback from cd/dvd drive

    For a Dell Inspiron 1520 Laptop running Windows XP For the last few months I've had an issue with audio playback from my dvd drive. Each time I play a DVD or CD, the primary audio (not always/necessarily the background audio) has a cracking/crackly sound, delayed and stuttered. This happens when...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspiron 8200 Audio Failure

    Mike, Did you ever resolve your Inspiron 8200 audio problem? I just rec'd an old Inspiron 8200 which had the problem when the machine came to me, and it is still there after reformatting the hard drive and reinstalling XP Pro from scratch. I have installed the updated driver from the Dell Downloads...
  • Forum Reply: Re: IDT High Definition Audio Driver Error

    i want IDE High Definition Audio CODEC
  • Forum Thread: Need Windows XP drivers for N5010 model

    Hi I installed Windows XP service pack 3 on N5010 model.what drivers needed to install and where can i get drivers for windows XP.Its highly importance for me.Please help me ASAP.
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron N5010 -No sound

    I have one problem woth my Dell Inspiron N5010. There is a problem with the sound (cant hear any thing). I have installed Windows XP and 7 in my Laptop and re-installed the audio drivers for XP while logginf off its showing playing logoff sound but there is no sound for that. Can some one please guide...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Vostro 1015 Audio Drivers

    yes i want audio driver
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron E1505 Audio Issues

    I recently formatted my hard drive on my Inspiron E1505 and re-installed Windows XP. After re-installing all the drivers, the audio didn't work. When I go to the control pannel sound and audio devices button it tells me that no audio device can be detected. I've re-installed every audio driver...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 1300 laptop - Whats happened to my DVD and recovery partitions?

    I have my Dell Inspiron 1300 laptop - it's served me well for several years, but now --- I can't see the recovery partitions anymore! - and no Windows XP disk supplied. My DVD/CDROM drive will only read audio CD's now - no longer the DVD's. And all this has happened since I tried...
  • Forum Thread: E1405/640m beeps on startup.

    Hello, my name is Emily, and I am upset my well-loved (but geriatric) laptop has started to beep at me on start up. It's always given me two short, mini-beeps when I first turn it on. They're fairly muted beeps, and they've always happened. Recently though, it's been giving me an...
  • Forum Thread: Reinstallation CD's

    I Have a Inspiron 1300. I ERASED the hard drive due to a forgotten password. Now I am trying to reinstall Win XP. The CD boots, does a lot of installs, then crushes due to (long info) tech info: *** STOP: *** PCI.SYS. I have the DELL XP install CD P/N 7K404 , Backup P/N 9J659 , DRV & Util P/N 6H007...
  • Forum Thread: hard drive upgrade

    hi first time trying this i have a dell inspiron 6000 upgraded hard drive to a 250 g i think that my memory has a limit of 137g and it has worked good for about a month then i get a black screen with flashing curser in top left of screen this has happened 3 times the only way to get it working that i...
  • Forum Thread: Can't find graphic driver, video driver...BSOD ialmnt5.sys

    i have an inspiron B130 running with Windows 7 OS and adapter is Mobile Intel(R) 915GM/GMS,910GML Express Chipset Family (which i had to get from intel site) not all drivers from Dell has helped BECAUSE they ONLY give me option of xp or anything OTHER THEN WINDOWS 7..and when I download and run anyways...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspirion 5100 Bios Upates will not install

    I have exactly the same problem for Dell Inspirion 5100, issued in 2003 with the same BIOS revision A06 from Phoenix Technologies LTD. What is unpleasant is that the there is no tech support for this product any more. Without BIOS update one apparently cannot install RAM for more then 256 MB for this...
  • Forum Thread: xp pro freezes on cold boot

    I have inspiron 8600 with fresh install. Now I have freeze after cold boot on xp pro. any suggestions? I have tried the usual diagnostics, driver updates and others. Open to all suggestions. From what I see online this is a common problem across many types of computers with XP.
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspiron mini 10 (1010) netbook wireless card questions

    I don't understand, why does my bios have a "Bluetooth" enable or disable function yet I don't seem to have Bluetooth? How does one add Bluetooth? When I went to upgrade things on the Dell page for my netbook it showed under Bluetooth the 1520 Wireless card or at least made it appear...
  • Forum Thread: Famous password error for XP Home origional edition - need XP Home SP1 or higher - where do I get that?

    MY PC blue screened on me and I need to do a Recover Console proceedure. The problem is that my origional Dell CD is XP Home (no Service Pack upgrade). Well in this edition it asks for the password to perform the Recover proceedure. This is a very welll know error that is resoved when XP Home SP1 came...
  • Forum Thread: Gaming on Inspiron Duo

    Does Anyone know if the Inspiron Duo can support the Sims 3 base game without taking an hour to load and exit? I want to buy this computer but I don't want to sacrifice my game.
  • Forum Thread: DELL N4050 running almost perfect except for one thing.... (Windows XP Pro 64X)

    Hello. I successfully installed Windows XP Pro 64X on my Dell Inspiron N4050. I installed every single driver using helpful websites getting around the automatic messages the .exe programs give. Now I am stuck on installing the Intel HD Graphics Driver. I have no idea why but it keeps saying failed to...