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Welcome Dell Enterprise Users

Hello my name is Dennis and I\'m the Dell Enterprise Liaison and I wish to welcome you to the Dell forum on the CNET forums. If you have some enterprise connected problems, pls place them here and I will do my better to reply speedily with a resolution. #samsung_links a { text-decoration:none;...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

oops, there's a Dell forum

Hello, I've now asked a problem on a different forum but since here's a new Dell forum, now wanna notice if there's some Dell people can suggest me out. I've now bought a Dell mini 10 netbook and the temperature according to Core Temp is regarding 90s C degree while watching video by way of...
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Dell Inspiron 1150 - Reformatting

I bought a Dell Inspiron 1150 with Windows XP home version installed in December 2004. after regarding 2 yrs I reformatted the hard drive and the laptop restored itself to the state it was in when it left the factory.I had reason to reformat it again regarding a week back but this time it didn\'t restore...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Oh cool, Dell forums!

I'm glad that CNET decided to put a Dell forum in here.It might save people who own Dells the trouble of contacting their customer help.I bet this forum will save time.Welcome to CNET Forums, Dell.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

Have no Fear.... Money is right here !!!

Well, I made it .... Thanxs to BugBatter.....So, tell me Bill, Jesse, and Chris......Is THIS the newER Dell Forum???Peace
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Dell XPS 410

Unit won\'t boot, initially slowed at Apppatch\drvmain.sysNext inform was System32\Drivers\pci-sys missing or corrupt.Tried to run from a bootable disc and didn\'t work.Reloaded the pci.sys with no changes.Ran chkdsk /p /are which searched and corrected ?No suggest.Ran internal diagnostics.Got bug...
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Inspiron 700m microphone jack

It is a known trouble that the microphone jack on the Inspiron 700m doesn't work. Is there a resolve for this trouble other than using a USB microphone?
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Subforums?

You guys are going to need some subforums for this one main Dell forum. New posts are going to come in WAY so fast. It would probably be ideal to have a forum for every product, or at the least at least every series of products, so like all the Inspiron 8000 series laptops should have a forum for...
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DELL D830

I bought a refurbed D830 and it appears to have a built in camera. Is that correct? there is nothing in device manager regarding it, but it sure looks like a built in camera right below the screen.
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Does Dell haave a product for me???

I bought a Garmin nuvi with a built in MP3 ($130.00), bought a 4GB SD card filled it with music and admire it. I bought a $5.00 cord from Wal-Mart and captivated it to my home stereo and plugged it into my Garmin and loved it even more. Now I simply wish a touch screen controler with 100GB to set on top...
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Dell Inspiron 5100

I wish to upgrade to a larger hard drive but don't know how to transfer my current drive to the new one and am not sure what is a good hard drive for a laptop.Any suggest would be big.Thanxs,Bill
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE

If you are considering a Dell laptop purchase read this...

Like most people, I decided it was time for a new laptop. And also, like most people, I immediately went to Dell.com to "build" my own the way I wanted it. Once I was satisfied with my option and the rate, I pressed submit. That was the past time I was satisfied with Dell.I initiated a...
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How to clean Studio?

Hello,i\'ve a problem here. Recently, my sister bought a Dell Studio. She is wondering on how to clean the top side of the laptop. It feels like a rubber coated surface. Having tough time since it is easy to get dirt on it. Can somebody give me some advice pls?
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Blue screen and display driver crashes on studio 1735/1737

I\'m having a major trouble with the ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650 display driver in both my and my wife's studio laptops. The monitor is repeatedly crashing for no obvious reason so that we get a blue screen inform and it "dumps" our computers info which can only be retrieved by...
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Upgrading a shadowed hard disk

I've got a Dell Dimension E510 computer computer running under Windows XP Professional Media Center Edition 2004 (Ver 5.1.2600) with 1GB RAM and a 160 GB shadowed hard drive (i.e., two duplex 160 GB drives) partitioned into a 130 GB drive and a 30 GB back-up drive. The main drive is having full...
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Double folders

I bought a Dell laptop and had it partitioned with C: and D:. My rationale was to have C: as the System drive and D: for raw data. It was installed with Documents in C: and D: was empty. So I moved Documents into D: and right now i\'ve shadow folders with the nicely coloured icons referring to empty folders in...
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D830 Touchpad issue

Need touchpad disabled while mouse attached to USB port. Driver R165804 is designed to do precisely this---and it worked perfectly until I lost my HDD and had to rebuild from scratch. The ONLY item exchange was the HD--nothing else. Now R165804 doesn\'t work--period. I called DellChat W/O victory....
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D830 Screen Question

Using D830 with the WXGA screen (Intel 965 Express Chipset Video Adapter). Works big. I now bought a Vostro-1710 for the wife with the WUXGA super screen -- what a dissimilarity!! Video on the Vostro-1710 is as good, if not better, than some Apple i\'ve ever seen. Would admire to upgrade my D830 to...
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Shadows on Screen

I bought a 37 inch Dell TV. in 2006 (W3706MC). It has worked good and I\'m very happy with the picture quality. A grey shadow line has shown up that is regarding 1/2 inch wide and runs across the top of the screen. It also bleeds down into the screen. It is always in the same position and never...
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Delays in orders is rediculous

I wish to express my frustration with Dell. I\'m a repeat customer. On 2/27, I located an order with the estimate arrival date of 3/18. I retrieved an E-mail that my order was going to be delayed another week. I sent an E-mail to Dell Client service regarding the inconvenience. I then retrieved an E-mail...
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Help with new Dell Studio 1535

Hello.......now ordered a new Dell Studio 1535 and would admire to know how to installed this new laptop............do I need a modem? a d link? a phone or cable high speed...............?also.....am visiting out of town for awhile later in the year and wonder what do I need to get online in other...
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Precision T7400 SLI - perhaps a clarification please?

I've often wondered - although not at length - why w\'have to order SLI-enabled configurations at build time. What I've noted from Dell reps primarily boils down to 'because it's the way it is'. Could you Del guys be more specific?Our usage is real-time visualisation using the...
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Fingerprint Reader Question

i\'ve the XPS M1330 Laptop. The laptop came with the Fingerprint Reader, however, i\'ve attempted most times to get it to read my fingerprint with no victory. Any opinions as to how it works. i\'ve read the instructions and have attempted them, still no luck...
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pipe key

Where is the 'pipe' key or equivalent on the model SK-8110 keyboard?
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Dell 2209WA Flat Panel Monitor

Hello, Just now right now bought this monitor. No troubles, but the Disk that comes with the monitor tells that it includes Monitor Drivers. This is not so . Can somebody inform me why and what is the Dell address to load the recent drivers for this monitor. thanks u so most for your \'s suggest., Ian Dodd aka- kundabungkid
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Dell laptops with DC jack issues

My kids each have a Dell laptops a few years old (Inspiron B130 and 5150) and both have issues with the ac adapter (dc jack on the motherboard). I've searched replacement jacks on Ebay but I wonder if others have had alike issues and where I might find some techincal suggest. Dell tells now replace...
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XPS M2010 REPEATED FAILURES

My XPS M2010 is only a set of years old and has experienced two major failures that necessary it to be sent to the depot for repair. The display will freeze up and there is no keyboard or mouse connectivity. The only resort is power down and re-boot. Each time it failed (once in 2008 and February...
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Dell Vostro Keyboard

When I type on my Dell Vostro, it will in mid sentence start adding at the begining of the sentence or document. i have had actually a few Dells as other computers and this doesn\'t happen. if i attach an external key board it types good. Any opinions?
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waking up a Dell inspiron 1318 sleep mode

Is there any procedure to set "some key" to wake up from a sleep mode? Usually when my inspiron 1318 sleeps, a short press of the power-button would wake it up.
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Lattitude D620 Battery lasts only 1 year & 2 months

Even though Lattitude D620 Battery has a 3 year warranty Dell only warranties the battery for only 1 year. Dell wants $220 for a replacement 6 cell lithium battery. What a ripoff.I bought a replacement battery from Radio Shack for only $110.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 READ MORE
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