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  • Forum Thread: Dodgy touchpad - HELP!

    The touchpad on my Dell 1545 inspiron laptop isn't working and sometimes glitches out and goes haywire all across the screen! I can't use a USB mouse with it either! Is there anything I can do? O.S: Windows 7
  • Forum Thread: Help

    I have a Dell Inspiron 15.6" Laptop i5 1.6GHz 6GB 500 GB Windows 8 (i15RMT-5124sLV) and when I turn it on it says "No Boot Device Found. Press any key to reboot the machine_" and I dont know what to do. My SATA Operation is on <AHC I> and there's no other choices for the operation...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 3737 Failed Targeted Read Test and SMART Short Self Test

    I was running a Dell Hardware Check and it said that i Failed the Targeted Read Test and SMART Short Self Test. I don't really know what that means all I know is that Dell Recommends that I replace my hard Drive. I am under warranty on this Laptop but I don't really want to replace it unless...
  • Forum Thread: BSOD - STOP 0x7E . cng sys error. HELP!!!

    i've got an inspiron 1750 running win 7 home premium. Couple days ago small tasks started freezing and not responding and yesterday i got bsod. I only had one chrome tab open at the time, nothing else. I've tried every selection on the f8 menu. computer gets bsod with all variations of safe mode...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron N5030 has a White Screen After Log On

    This problem is seriously driving me crazy, I could smash this computer. I own a Dell Insprion N5030 laptop. Basically, I've been having this problem for a bit over three weeks now and it doesn't seem to be going away on it's own. The problem is that the laptop turns on, goes through the...
  • Forum Thread: Need help about my laptop

    Hi,i just bought a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series laptop,and he have ubuntu linux system,but the problem is,that i cant reinstall that system and install Windows 7,i dont know why,but i cant even install applications to open setup.exe file to install windows,or even boot from cd to install,can anyone tell...
  • Forum Thread: XPS L502x - Locked - Need help out of my country!!!

    Hello Guys! My name is Leonardo and I am writing from Brazil. And I apologize for my English and sorry if i am posting this in the wrong area. I have a "small problem" that I hope can be resolved here. I know many will tell me to contact technical support in my area. However, it has...
  • Forum Thread: Black Screen

    I have a Dell Xps 12 for over a year now. Yesterday when I went to turn on me computer my desktop screen stayed completely black. I can sign into my laptop bit when it signs in it is completely black. I can see my mouse and access my task manager but nothing else will appear on my screen. I have been...
  • Forum Thread: HELP!! Dell xps 12 touchscreen convertible ultrabook - will not POWER UP

    Hi everyone, As my username suggests, I am not very technical - that said I took the plunge and bought a Dell xps 12 touchscreen convertible last year in April (from the dell online outlet store). I haven't used it as much as I thought I would due to unforeseen work commitments. However, today...
  • Forum Thread: HELP! White screen with beeping sequence

    I have an old dell inspiron n7010 that now has a white screen and a beeping sequence. I have completed several steps: - checked the LCD cable - reseated the RAM - reconnected the hard drive, optical and keyboard - I changed the CMOS battery i have gone through the fn sequence with startup...
  • Forum Reply: RE: Screen Flickering on Alienware 17

    I have also have this problem. I requested support on this back in January/February however it seemed to not be such a problem anymore. A month or so after not using my laptop I've noticed it's started doing it again, however this time it's even worse. Sometimes the screen is just black....
  • Forum Thread: Video

    Whenever I try and watch a video on hulu plus, Netflix, or youtube, the video screen is green. The audio plays but the screen stays green. I just got the laptop yesterday and it started to do this last night. It is a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series.
  • Forum Thread: problems getting help from tech support

    Hello: My Inspiron 17R is not even a year old. This is the third time it isn't working and have had long discussions with tech support. This past time I was on the phone one day for 2.5 hours, then 3.5 hours and the last time 1 hour. They thought it was a sofeware problem so reset the machine removing...
  • Forum Thread: e6420 (Windows 7) - no audio (driver problem(?)) Help would be greatly appreciated...

    Hello, help with the following problem would be very much appreciated: There is no audio coming from my dell e6420 (Windows 7 (64) has been newly set up by the former owner I just bought it from and the IDT driver has been installed). I already searched the web, uninstalled the driver, had a try...
  • Forum Thread: HELP: XPS 13 Win 7 laptop will not completely shut down

    I have a Win 7 Dell XPS 13. I t has worked fine for a long time but it refused to completely shht down. If you click on shut down, it will go thru the visible Win shut down process, but after the screen goes black, the computer does not power off. It will keep the "on" light lit and the...
  • Forum Thread: Screen Flickering on Alienware 17

    I got an Alienware 17 about 2 months ago and I noticed my screen starting to flicker almost right when I got it. It wasn't that bad at first it was just a little flicker every now and then so it wasn't a big deal but it's starting to become a big problem. Sometimes my whole screen just goes...
  • Forum Thread: help - M3800 - Sleep/hibernate crash

    Problem - Win7 crash when I put the laptop to sleep..either manualy via start button or pushing the power button - to be more specific, the screen turns off but the laptop is still running because the light on the power button is still on. -Laptop is brand new (month old), but have had this problem...
  • Forum Thread: My Dell INSPIRON N5110 all of a sudden doesn't have any sound coming out. PLEASE HELP DELL.

    I went to Device Manager and unitstalled all Audio drivers and re - installed new one from Dell website but still doesn't work. I have posted a screen shot of the result of after restarting the laptop.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 blue screen of death

    I've had my laptop for a few years and recently a message telling me to get a new battery because mine 'had reached the end of it's rechargeable life' kept appearing when i logged in. Now when i turn my laptop on this blue screen appears with lots of white writing on it. I've taken...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron N5010 - need help with 8 beeps & no display working

    Hello, I've been recently getting blue screens (sorry, don't have an image of the details of what I was seeing) with a forced restart, and now i'm getting only 8 beeps and no display at all. I've tried a lot of the fixes noted on this forum and others online, such as checking the...
  • Forum Thread: will someone from dell help for crying out loud at least reply

    I, am having the same problem with my XPS 17 L702x, i am being told its the hdd failing, i have done hdd tests with the driver cd takes forever and it came back passed, i did manage to sort it for about a month, i created a recovery disk of my partners XPS 15 L502x because i had no choice as the recovery...
  • Forum Thread: Help My Laptop Won't Turn On

    My Dell Inspiron M5010 is not powering up anymore: I get 7 beeps on startup and my screen remains black. I already tried different procedures to fix the problem (removing battery, let the computer cool down etc.) but nothing helped. I was using it this morning and I shut it off correctly but now that...
  • Forum Thread: Help with restoring my laptop

    I have a Dell Vostro A860 laptop with Windows Vista Home Basic on it. I'm trying to restore it to factory settings, but I'm running into problems. I want to delete everything off the computer (user accounts, pictures, documents, programs, everything). I don't want to back it up on a disc...
  • Forum Thread: Help Please Errors plugged in not charging. and ac adapter cannot be determined

    I have been getting this error for a long time so I purchased a new battery for my Inspiron N5110 still no change and I did all the uninstalls that were recommended. So I'm also getting the message that the ac adapter type cannot be determined, I have tried many things and I still cannot get my battery...
  • Forum Thread: I need help in restoring my Dell to factory settings

    I have a Dell Vostro A860 laptop with Windows Vista Home Basic on it. I'm trying to restore it to factory settings, but I can't seem to figure out what's going on. I've looked up on how to restore the system and I'm following the steps. I've listed them below: 1. Turn on the...