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  • Forum Thread: My XPS all the sudden wont turn on.

    I have had my laptop for less then a month. I bought it brand new. Every thing was fine. Open it and try to turn it on and nothing. Nothing at all. Plug it in thinking it might be dead. Press the on button and nothing. Not even a screen flicker. I have no idea what to do. I bought my laptop straight...
  • Forum Thread: Black screen with cursor after login

    I have a Dell XPS 15 running Windows 7 SP1. About a week or two ago, the laptop started taking a lot of time to go from login screen to home sceen. It would show a black screen with a movable cursor meanwhile before loading the desktop. I could fasten the process but restarting explorer.exe from the...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 15 will not boot up: Beeping,Black screen, Error 210

    When I turn my XPS 15 on, I get a continuous beep code (3 beeps pause 3 beeps pause....), a black screen with the following error message: ERROR 210: CPU Variable MTRR configure failed. Can anyone tell me what this means and how I can fix it? Thanks
  • Forum Thread: A12 bios update for dell xps L501X

    Want the A12 bios update for dell xps L501X. After installing Windows 8 on my laptop, i got the black screen window...after contacting the microsoft officials, they asked me to update my Laptop's bios but when i went to the bios section(in support.dell.com) i saw that bios update was available for...
  • Forum Thread: Dell L702X won't start after Bios updated to (A17)

    Hello .. today i updated my system bios to A17 .. the update was successful but when the system restart .. it stuck on a black screen with fans on high speed ! is there anything i can do to bring the laptop back a live !?
  • Forum Thread: DELL XPS BOOT FAILURE NO DELL LOGO

    Hi Recently my LAPTOP warranty expired just after expiry my system got hanged i restarted again it got hanged and the third time when i restarted its not at all booting not even showing the dell logo also . but if i leave it and switch it back after 1 or 2 days it will run smoothly i can logon...
  • Forum Thread: Dell xps 13 coffee spill

    Hi everybody, So a bunch of coffee spilled onto my laptop, all over the keyboard, and regrettably i did not get the additional insurance. It still powers on, and i can see the Dell logo on startup very faintly, and then i cant see anything after the dell logo disappears (it is still on though). Essentially...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 15 will go to sleep if anything is plugged in

    Out of nowhere my dell is going to sleep whenever I plug something in, I had it's table cooler, my wacom tablet, mouse, speakers all unplug and just plugging them cause it to go to sleep. I'm thinking it can be a power supply problem, but even if I take the battery off and run only by the...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Black Screen on Windows 7 Startup

    Hi Royan S, I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling the integrated Intel and nVidia graphics cards using the most recent drivers and the originals which were on the Resource CD but no luck with that, in fact there is some jerking of the Welcome/Shutting Down screen at startup/shutdown now almost...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 15Z not coming out of hibernation

    I've just purchased an XPS 15Z (highest category with the 256 SSD) and face a few issues 1- the computer often does not come out of hibernation, the system cannot be restored after it goes in hibernation mode. on several occasion I have put my laptop in hibernation mode and when I turn it...
  • Forum Thread: Operation System Not Found

    White letters on black background - Dell XPS L502X. I am running the Windows 7 software that came installed on the computer. I put it to sleep last night before I went to bed. Woke up this morning and saw that the power light was on. Opened the lid and found this message. I have seen other posts where...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 1730 game panel

    Hello all, I have a Dell XPS M1730 running windows xp pro. When I first got the system the gaming panel on the top right rocer of the laptop used to work, I reformated and never bothered to installed the drivers. Now that I've installed the drivers, the back light on gaming panel stays is on but...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Black Screen on Windows 7 Startup

    Thanks for the quick response. I think have a slightly different menu system that pops up when i press F12 and run Diagnostics. I get presented with 'ePSA Pre-boot System Assessment'. After it ran initially, I ran the test with the 'Thorough Test Mode' tick box selected. Hopefully this...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 14Z still with no solution

    Thanks to thenorman123 and everyone. Still stacked on a black screen and the 8 beeps on my xps 14z. I went to dell shop in Lima yesterday, where I am at the moment, and they said cannot do aynthing for me because the service is just for business customers. I have to say that at first I had this problem...
  • 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: Windows 7 startup black screen

    I have a Dell XPS 15Z with windows 7 and a Nvidia GeForce GT 525M graphics card and ive been experiencing the black screen at startup straight after logging in which takes around 3-5 mins to clear to my desktop. This has been happening for some months and i haven't really been able/had time to find...
  • Forum Thread: Wireless problem and screen issue in Dell xps 15z.

    I am planning to buy Dell xps 15z by this month. Having read about the reviews i came to know about the WIRELESS PROBLEM and SCREEN ISSUES . Now i am highly confused whether to buy this product or not?. :( I want to know whether DELL has rectified these issues! Thank you, sai
  • Forum Thread: XPS 2010 wont start

    My XPS 2010 simply wont start WHen I plug in the power, the power button AMD the "Home" button right next to it flash on and off. I try holding, unplugging, everything. Simply wont start...just the flashing blue lights on those two buttons.
  • Forum Thread: My XPS 14 studk on the Dell logo screen and unable to start the computer

    I just received my XPS 14 WIN 8 two days ago, it works normally, but this morning when I try to turn it on, it shows only the logo screen and stays there forever. Usually there will be few dots under the logo forming a circular motion indicates that it is starting up; however, it never appears today...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 15z Latop screen dark shadow problem

    Hi, I have a Dell XPS 15z laptop. I was typing on my laptop today when out of no where, a dark shadow abruptly emerged on the right side of my laptop screen. At first I thought it was a glare, but when I tilted the screen I realized it looked like something went wrong with either the screen, backlight...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell XPS 15z Latop screen dark shadow problem

    The link you have posted says the article is unavailable. This EXACT problem has begun occurring with my laptop also. I have a Dell XPS 15z I have kept my laptop is immaculate condition, it has never been dropped, knocked or anything and now this dark shadow on the right side of my screen...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook Inverter Not working

    I have a Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook about 6 months old and spilled some water on it yesterday... Pause for hate stares... I know I hate myself too... I flipped it quickly and toweled the rest off and let it dry over night and this morning coming into the office turned it on. The computer came on but the screen...
  • Forum Thread: Buy a new motherboard or laptop?

    My XPS m1530 just came across the infamous GPU issue. My question is whether or not I should repair the computer or by a new one. Has anyone replaced their motherboard only to run into the same problem down the line? Thanks. Tim
  • Forum Reply: Re: 8 Beeps on start-up

    Hi, I have the same problem with my xps 14z. I tried both the LCD test and the preboot system. Nothing happens. The screen keeps with a dark bright but nothing is launched. It is amazing that it happens to me when my warranty has just expired by the end of january. So any other idea I could try? ...
  • Forum Thread: XPS14z battery no longer charging since overseas trip

    Went on a holiday in Indonesia and brought my laptop. Used a power adapter and all of the regular Dell gear which worked fine (for reference I use an XPS14z). After an overnight charge, the laptop would not turn on, and I was met with a red power light (typical of when the battery is about to run...