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Problem saving screen profile file. by Eric Stevens
I have a Dell XPS 8300 fitted with an i7. I am running Windows 7/64 bit which as far as I know is fully updated. Certainly it is service pack 1. My major use of the machine is processing photographic images. For may years I have been keeping my screen profiles calibrated using the DataColor...
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August 11th 19 05:55 AM
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Do not install A17 BIOS on Dell Latitude E6510 - it bricks your laptop by Nomen Nescio
Do not install A17 BIOS on Dell Latitude E6510 - it bricks your laptop Do not install A17 BIOS on Dell Latitude E6510 - it bricks your laptop Do not install A17 BIOS on Dell Latitude E6510 - it bricks your laptop Do not install A17 BIOS on Dell Latitude E6510 - it bricks your laptop Do not install...
August 2nd 19 09:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Intel Management Engine Updates by Boris[_7_]
Machine is a Dell Inspiron 3668 desktop running Windows 10 Home Premium, 1803 build 17134.765. Looks like this machine is two builds behind (.766 and .799) before even getting to 1809. I'm set to get updates automatically, and I keep hitting Check for Updates, but that's for another...
June 12th 19 08:39 PM
by Paul[_28_] Go to last post
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Insprion 5755 Bricked BIOS by GTS-NJ
An Inspiron 5755 crashed while running a BIOS udpate (from A08 to A12). None of the solutions that work for some Dells work with this one. I called Dell but they won't tell me the price to reflash the BIOS. There's a base $39.99 to arrange shipping for them to then look at it and provide a...
June 4th 19 09:50 PM
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Upgrade by Ron Hardin
The minimal HD memory Latitude 3180 at the outlet store is pretty cheap ($250, less on coupon days) and offers win10 pro. I got one to be able to play modern youtube videos, which XP can't deal with. Use Edge to download Firefox and you're good to go. Turn off all the awful win10 malware...
February 26th 19 02:14 PM
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Scratch'n'dent by Ron Hardin
I've been buying Factory Outlet Dells for a while. I notice I have much better luck with scratch'n'dent laptops than refurbished ones (though they eventually get fixed owing to keeping sending them back until it happens, but it's a hassle.). Refurbished ones tend to have the original problem,...
February 18th 19 11:01 PM
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Accuweather Gadget That Shipped w/ XPS 8300 by Monica
I love the clean look of this weather widget that shipped with my XPS 8300. Would like to use it on my Inspiron i5 5010 but I can't find it on line (and no, it's not on Accuweather.com or Dell.com) Does anyone know how I can get it on the...
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January 19th 19 08:38 PM
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Bios settings / adding 2nd HD to a T3500 by Bill[_15_]
I want to add a 2nd sata hard drive to my precision T3500 running Win 7 64-bit - in a non raid configuration. It currently has 1 hard drive (sata 0) and dvd (sata 2), but I've hit a bump. Even though I ordered the "non-raid" configuration from Dell, the "sata operation" section of the system...
June 21st 18 11:05 PM
by Ben Myers[_4_] Go to last post
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Dell Registration by Boris[_7_]
I registered my Dell desktop when I first set it up. It came with the Dell Help & Support, and Support Assist programs. Both programs seem a little buggy. While in Dell Help & Support, if I click on the link that is supposed to take me to the Dell Community, I end up at...
June 12th 18 08:57 PM
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Dell Complete Your Software Installation by Boris[_7_]
I've always ignored this notice from Dell that pops up on a couple of my machines, usually when I reboot: https://postimg.cc/image/9purjioaj/ I just click Remind Me Later. I've never ordered any software from Dell, but I guess this is just in case I have, or do, and this notice is installed on...
June 12th 18 08:12 PM
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Intel HD 620 Graphics driver by Boris[_7_]
My Dell Inspiron 15 has an Intel HD Graphics 520 driver, per Device Manager, that was installed at the factory. It's running Windows 10, version 1803. I keep getting a Microsoft Update notification that it wants to install "Intel Corporation - Display - 2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM - 23.20.16.4973"....
May 28th 18 10:47 PM
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Windows 10 setting keep getting reset by [email protected]
I have a Dell Precision M6800 laptop that I disable the touchpad and touchscreen on. Every so often they get turned back on! The touchpad is disabled in the UI for the device but will show up as enabled. There is a control for that. Oddly the first time I used it the buttons were turned off as...
May 11th 18 06:54 PM
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Why Two Recovery Partitions on This Dell? by Boris[_7_]
This is an Inspiron 15.6" Series 5000, 5559 Laptop. I purchased it new around July of 2016. It came with Windows 10 Home, probably Version 1511 or 1607 back then. It's currently fully updated, running Version 1709, build 16299.309. My question has to do with the number of Recovery Partitions...
March 18th 18 11:08 PM
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Dell PA-10 ac adapter center pin by [email protected]
I've been looking around a lot to see if anyone had any information about this but came up with nill...So I investigated it myself for anyone out there that may be interested in what that center pin really does. For those of you that think I don't know my butt from a hole in the ground and feel...
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March 17th 18 05:12 PM
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Precision M6500 - screen shut off by Justin[_14_]
I'm wondering if it overheated. I have an i7 version of the M6500 running Windows 7 64 bit. I came back from lunch and the machine was asleep. I hit the power button (it was flashing slowly) and the screen came on and I got back to work. After about a minute the screen went completely...
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January 30th 18 10:28 PM
by Ben Myers[_4_] Go to last post
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Latitude RAM? by Ron Hardin
I suspect occasional RAM errors on my Latitude E5400. (one bash shell coredump, one BSOD on insterting a DVD) What's the best replacement? 2x2GB The order form read (scratch 'n' dent Dell outlet store) K174C Module,Dual In-line Memory Module,4GB,800MHZ,DDR2,2X2G $0.01
January 12th 18 01:43 AM
by Ben Myers[_4_] Go to last post
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Virtual memory explosion by Ron Hardin
process igfxsrvc.exe seems to own about 2gb of virtual memory, according to process explorer. Memory leak? It's an intel graphics driver I think. Machine is latitude e5400 from 2011. Fix? --
January 11th 18 05:02 PM
by Ron Hardin Go to last post
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igfxsrvc.exe igfxpers.exe by Ron Hardin
If you kill them both they stay away but you can't do a screen capture and paste it anywhere. Which program does that I don't yet know. Will have to await killing off igfxsrvc when it grows in virtual memory again, to find out. -- On the internet, nobody knows you're...
January 8th 18 10:17 AM
by Ron Hardin Go to last post
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Inspiron 1200 HD type?? by Ron Hardin
I have an Inspiron 1200 that's been my main computer since new, that's showing signs of crashes and BSOD's. What kind of HD does it have? Conflicting acronyms that I don't know the meanings of. Possibility 1 get a new HD of the right type Possibility 2 get an enclosure for the old HD and
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December 31st 17 07:07 PM
by Ron Hardin Go to last post
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Swapping a SSD to a new notebook by Richard S
I have a 2 year old Dell XPS13 laptop, which has died as a result of a serious liquiud spill. The 256GB SSD appears to have survived, and I believe it is still fully fucntional. What are the chances that if I buy a new Dell XPS 13, with the same specs, and put the old SSD in it,the new XPS 13 will ...
December 19th 17 11:50 PM
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