Laptop

Laptop
Laptop computer Forums (Audio, General Hardware, Video)
Results for Problem, Freeze
View more results: All Community | Laptop
  • Forum Thread: Studio 1558 random shut down issue even with latest BIOS

    Hi, I had already posted a query in the thread which discusses the DELL Studio 1558 random shutdown issue. Now, I want to confirm that the DELL suggested solution of upgrading to A4 BIOS isn't going to help. I'm using A12 version and struggling with the same issue. To rule out any software...
  • 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: studio 1745 BIOS update and froze

    Hi all, I updated BIOS, but my laptop was frozen before finished. Now I can't iven turn on please help fow to get it back to live. I looked in google for solutions and does not work any. Dell studio 1745 win 7 x64 Update witch I did: 1745A04W64.exe
  • 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 Reply: Re: Changing system board in a d630 - how to transfer Service Tag # ?

    Thanks a lot for the info... unfortunately I have another problem! When I changed the board out, not the laptop will not boot. It gets about 1/4 of the way into the BIOS screen and hangs. It is a NVIDIA system board, T9500 processor. The BIOS is way behind (A09) and I know I need to update it as well...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 17r se Battery and performance problem

    I have contacted your technical support departments a couple of times with these issues but the answers I get from your call center staff are ridiculous and they always promise to give you a call back but they never give a call back.. Even if I have premium phone support ..not worth mentioning here....
  • Forum Thread: Need help with BAD customer service! Please!

    My wife bought me what we thought was the Cadillac of laptops, at least for us it was. We got an Inspiron Switch with 8 GB Ram and 750 GB hard drive. I need this for work, just basic spread sheets and email stuff, nothing really heavy. Long story short, We bought this May 9, 2012, still within 90 days...
  • Forum Thread: My new XPS 15Z, second problem ..!, the screen suddenly changed to vertical &amp; 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 Reply: Re: My Dell in 99 Seconds : Laptop Troubleshooting Videos

    Dear Dell; Wish I was able to open video before I just spent $240 on a driver issue with Costa Rica Alienware Help. I cannot open the video for driver issue. I was having a problem with not being able to connect to the internet wireless, then it went to not at all even wired. I had a problem with...
  • Forum Thread: XPS L702X monitor problem

    I have a new XPS L702X laptop and everything is working fine except periodically the monitor suddenly goes haywire and crashes. Photo of crashed monitor attached. I'm actually not sure if it is the monitor or the graphics driver or the system itself because when the monitor crashes, it seizes...
  • Forum Thread: Problems with my Dell's N5050 touchpad

    Hi all, I have a problem with the touchpad of my Dell N5050. My touchpad goes wild, for example it resizes the icons and the browser from normal to big or small, my pointer appears and dissappears. Also the pointer sometimes wont work or it works but very hard. It also scrolls down or side. ...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron N5010-Startup Repair never ending scan

    Yesterday my laptop froze and when I restarted my laptop it said that I have to do a Start up repair because it couldn't start up without doing so. I started the start up repair and it was scanning for 6 hours before I decided to restart my laptop and it told me I had to do the start up repair again...
  • Forum Thread: My Dell Download's isn't working, Anyone Else Having Problems?

    Hi I have an Alienware M17x R3, which I have Recently done a clean install on, After doing some research I installed all the drivers from the Dell drivers page in the correct order and have got 99% of my hardware working. Then I wanted to re-install some of the software that came with my computer...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 15 L502x is freezing 30-45 minutes into gameplay, even on games that previously never froze

    I recently purchased the new Borderlands 2 game for my laptop. After setting up and getting into gameplay, eveything was running smoothly- until about 45 minutes in, when it abruptly froze. The music kept playing, but the game had frozen. I attempted to alt-tab out, to no avail. I then pressed CTRL-ALT...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 14z Randomly Freezes

    Having issues with my XPS 14z freezing randomly. The system never seems to be overheating when this problem occurs and it has occurred when I've had as little as one program running. I have had issues with this laptop shutting off randomly before. Dell sent someone out to replace the motherboard...
  • Forum Thread: FAQ Notebook General Hardware

    Frequently Asked Questions and Topics Window 8 Support Notebook Drivers and Downloads Why was no Back up Media shipped with my notebook? How to restore or reimage my notebook? What to do if my notebook locks up? How to run diagnostics on my notebook? What to do if there is no display on...
  • Forum Thread: Restoring the lost Factory Restore Button After formatting/shrinking the Disc volume

    Hi, Recently I have found a nice way to restoring my Dell Laptop to Factory condition which was missing from my Bios after shrinking the hard disc.The procedure are very simple and any one can do it with out any errors.I have shared it here with pictures for each step http://fermisys.blogspot.in...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 15 L502x Game Crashes

    Dell Dissatisfaction letter: To whom it may concern, I would like to express my complete dissatisfaction with my recent purchase of your Dell XPS 15 L502x model laptop. I am Comptia certified for A+ and Network+ operations so I am very fluent with computer functions, hardware, software, and networking...
  • Forum Thread: Memory problem with Dell Latitude X1

    Hi, everyone! I'm new here, and I'm begging you for help! A friend asked me to upgrade the memory of his Latitude X1 from 768MB to as much as possible. I have inserted a 2GB stick and that made a 2,25GB of RAM (256MB stick is integrated and non-removeable). There was no problem at all,...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Studio 1537- Driver Repair?!?

    hey all i have a dell 1537 studio laptop - Mcafee expired so i renewed it now i cant logon it keeps going to launch start up repair or start windows normally. everytime i select either it just goes back to that. i hold F8 and get a 'System Recovery option' and then a "Add Drivers"...
  • Forum Thread: PCMCIA / Firewire 1394 not working

    Hi, I've had this precision M6400 for a little over 2½ years now. I use it mainly as an audio/music workstation. As I've been using USB interfaces, I haven't really been using the firewire port. Now that I need firewire, it just doesn't work properly. I have yet to try a...
  • Forum Thread: dell replacement warranty??

    so i have been through the tech support and they donothing.. i dont want to travel to the nearest outlet store and take out my frustation on the poor guy behind the counter, but if i get a new computer, or at least better information than i will not hesistate. I have had nothing but problems with...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Latitude E6420 is lagging after BIOS update to A15

    Greetings! My machine is: Core i7 2720 QM, 4GB RAM DDR3 1333, Intel QM67 Express Chipset OS: Win Server 2008 R2 SP1 I've decided to update BIOS from A06 version to A15 (updater - E6420A15.exe), because there were some fixes I needed. But update to A08 (E6420A08.exe) is required in order...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Overheating and shutting down, N5110

    Hi Debbie/Dear Dell, Aren't you guys tired of posting these lame advises in an pathetic attempt to hide the truth, which is that this model of Dell laptop, N5110 regardless of what CPU+GPU it has inside, has a MAJOR design flaw in its cooling system! The vent openings for both the intake of the...
  • Forum Thread: massive hardware failures,burned.

    Hello,i have an n5110 (15r).Since i bought it the keyboard is bent and the build quality is below 'cheap'.The laptop gets very hot after few mins of use (83 degrees on the CPU,50 degrees C the outside).I have already burned my lap while using it.The second issue is it keeps powering off when...