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  • Forum Thread: No Option To Automatically Turn On In BIOS - Dell XPS M1530

    I've got a Dell XPS M1530 laptop. I'm looking to set it up to automatically turn on in the morning before I wake up but can't see the option in the BIOS. Any suggestions?
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 15 Laptop with an AMD Radeon HD 8600M Series Display Adapter having driver issues e.g. Can't wake from sleep/ or Shut down completely

    The first time i did a window update, it rendered my video card completely invisible. so i did a driver update and now although my card is functioning properly while the system is on my laptop is having difficulty completely shutting down. two lights stay on and it has to be forced off before it...
  • Forum Thread: Installing Linux on laptop

    Hello I have a dell INSPIRON N5110 and since i go college I need linux on my laptop because i have to do shell programming according to my curriculum. I need help to download Linux on my Laptop. I contacted Dell Support but they said that my laptop does not have drivers for Linux OS. And also...
  • Forum Thread: WebCam Not Working When UpDated To Windows 8.1

    I have A Dell Inspiron 15 3521 And I Updated To Windows 8.1,And My Camera App Is Not Working! It Just Shows That Camera Not Detected! And The BlueTooth Is Also Not Working From Since The 8.1 Update! Please Help!
  • Forum Reply: RE: resetting the BIOS password for a Inspiron 1545 laptop

    I am in desperate need of help getting into my computer I have been locked out of it for over a year because I lost my windows password, well I had my cousin helping me trying to get into it and she somehow locked the Bios, and i do not have any idea of what that password could be so here I am now even...
  • Forum Thread: Video Card Drivers - Dell or AMD?

    Hey guys, I bought my laptop in December 2010 and updated my video card drivers to the latest version from Dell. However, Dell hasn't updated the drivers since then, whereas AMD seems to be pushing out updates (on its website). So, should I stick to the Dell driver or update using the AMD...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 15 (L502x) - Reinstall Windows Problems - HELP PLEASE

    Hello, I recently had my dell laptop fixed at a local electronic store. They replaced my hard-drive and reinstall windows 7. When I got the laptop back, noticed some things are missing ... like how my keyboard does not light up anymore, and I really loved that function of my laptop :( So I did some...
  • Forum Thread: how can i download windows 7 home premium OA MEA -- 64BIT

    I was buy Laptop (DELL INSPIRON 5010) have liciense WINDOWS 7 HOME PREMIUME 64BIT OA MEA But now my window is broken, i want use my license but no windows invalide with my key. How can i do? Where i can download windows 7 Home premiume 64BIT OA MEA? Thank you!
  • Forum Thread: Dell Feature Enhancement Pack - .NET Framework 4.0 Not Found

    I have a Dell Precision M6600 that I've installed Windows Developer Preview on. When trying to install the Dell Feature Enhancement Pack (APP_WIN_R312092.EXE), I get the following error: Dell Feature Enhancement Pack requires .NET Framework 4.0 (Client Profile or Full) to be installed on the target...
  • Forum Thread: reformat

    Hi dell, I have a dell inspiron 14R 5421 and I have a problem with my laptop that will not shut down or restart but it can sleep. I have contacted a dell tech support technician and she says that my laptop has a problem caused by MijXfilt.sys ( MijXfilt+2033 ). She says that I should reformat my...
  • Forum Thread: can i run win 7 32 bit on inspiron n5110

    the question is as the title says can i run win 7 32 bit on inspiron n5110? and where do i download the drivers? says that supported OS for dell inspiron n5110 is windows 7 64 bit only. what does that mean? plz reply ASAP cuz im probably buying today
  • Forum Thread: DELL STAGE

    i wanted to install dell stage and u searched it here in this forum and i also tried to download my software from Download Factory Installed Software (My Dell Downloads) ....... but it says that the service tag is not supported can you please tell me way through which i can download all the software...
  • Forum Thread: Operating Systems Gone!!!

    I have a old dell latitude d600 and some how it has deleted Microsoft Windows XP home edition by it self! I need help putting it back on I have the CD and Product Key and i don't know where to start. I also have one BIG problem my screen is cracked in the middle I cant read what it says in so parts...
  • Forum Thread: Problem with BIOS

    Hi when i update the BIOS the program just delete the BIOS and when i start my DELL INSPIRON MINI 1018 the display didn't work it wont start any program even the operating system please help me
  • Forum Thread: OS won't boot.

    Hi. I have a Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop with windows 7. The other day I installed some updates, rebooted the computer, and then put it into hibernate mode before I went to sleep. The next day when I turned it on, it didn't ever take me to the screen where you put in your password. It stays at a black...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Stage Download Link? Download Link
  • Forum Thread: update windows vista

    can any one help me that issue. I have a laptop inspiron-1520. I change my HDD. then I install all of my software. but when I update my windows then my laptop cannot run. but I can run the laptop without update. I am so problem on that can cay one help me on that issue,. yours rounakul
  • Forum Reply: Re: how to reinstall an OS on a Dell Mini without CD/DVD drives

    DELL-Larry R I'm not sure what exactly is needed to do this, but I have heard of numerous people that have done OS installs via USB key in the past. Most recently I have heard of it done specifically with the Mini 9, so you should be able to.
  • Forum Thread: CyberLink pop-up

    Hello, Since I bought my Inspiron over a year ago I have a pop-up two or three minutes after start-up: CyberLink PowerCinema Resident Programme a cessé de fonctionner (CyberLink PowerCinema Resident Programme has ceased to function) As I don't use PowerCinema I thought that...
  • Forum Thread: Where are the Error code Logs

    Ran a diagnostic on a Studio 1555, and it has given me the error code, the error code basically says, that there are prior error codes, in the error code log. I have tried searching for it, but can't seem to find it. Where can I find the error code log for my Dell Studio 1555, Windows 7 OS?
  • Forum Thread: Can't install the drivers in windows xp OS

    Hi! I installed the licensed Windows XP in my laptop, problem is I can no longer install the drivers? Is Windows XP not supported? my laptop's model by the way is DELL Vostro A840. Thanks! -czy
  • Forum Reply: Re: BootMgr is Missing in Dell Inspiron 14 / Windows 7

    Sorry, it seems that I have postet my problem at the wrong place. My Inspirion 1564 does not boot any more because C: was set inactive. However booting from outside is also not possible whatever I do at the BIOS settings. Winfrid
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Latitude D531 and Windows 7

    yes, you sure can install W7 in your latitude.But i think that Dell is giving W7 only with Systems.They don't sell OS as itself. You can buy W7 from The Microsoft website If you are using it for business purpose try W7 Professional or Ultimate...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 6400 bios problems

    Hello, I have installed windows 7 and was advised to update BIOS for the fan problems i had (starts really slow"late") when the laptop was really heater up so i downloaded A17 bios... updated it from DOS was no problem but after the system rebooted i try to enter BIOS and it only show "...
  • Forum Reply: Re: No XP Recovery Disc

    I need software and operating systems disks for my windows XP Professional. How much should I pay for?