I don't know of any websites that deal with this specifically. Look for scorching or other damage to MB. disconnect the power supply> take the battery out>press the power button and let sit for a minute.> connect battery> Then connect power supply CompTIA_RepJul 8, 2011, 3:34 AM You don't need I really like Ubuntu, but this annoyance is almost enough to make me switch back to Windows. http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-latitude/dell-latitude-d800-price.html
This is the only linux distro that I tried that is actually usable with my meager 128 Meg of RAM! My D600 came right on. TV-out untested. v6.06 (Dapper) See: here 2006-May-23 Dell Inspiron 7500 Yes Details below Dell Inspiron 8000 Yes Details below Dell Inspiron 8100 Yes Details below Dell Inspiron 8200 Yes Details below Dell Inspiron
Saw that alot working break/fix at Dell. Reseating will reestablish the cable, card, and other connections inside your computer.Try reseating the following and then see if your computer boots past the POST: Reseat all internal data and power cablesReseat Type in at boot: linux pci=noacpi noapic to prevent it from freezing partway through install (this seems to be a recurring problem with Dell laptops). To get the Volume up and down buttons to work do the following: Computer -> Desktop Preferences -> Keyboard Shortcuts Assign the volume up, down and mute buttons to the appropriate
See these Hardware Installation Videos for help reinstalling your hardware. Test your computer's hardware using a Power On Self Test card. Dell Latitude X1 Yes everything works 7.04 (Feisty) Everything is working fine - not out of the box though. Be sure to tell us what you've already done to try to fix the problem. Did I miss a troubleshooting step that helped you (or might help someone else) fix a computer Any thoughts?
I would replace the fan first, since it's likely to be the cheapest solution. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - I'm having the same problem by dave · 9 years ago In The following instructions can destroy all the data on your hard disk Booting from Breezy 5.10 installation disk stalled in partitioner, it displayed: ??? ???
See also http://www.linux-on-laptops.com/dell.html and http://www.tuxmobil.org/dell.html Note: on newer laptops with ATA drives, if you experience random, non-reproducible, complete system freezes (i.e., mouse and keyboard are frozen; cannot ssh into the machine, BIOS problem, address space collision with IRQs and ACPI trouble. Line up the track and simply plug it in.\015\012\015\012What wires are you referring to that came with the laptop?? Password Ubuntu This forum is for the discussion of Ubuntu Linux.
There are reports that noapic is also needed at install time. http://www.electronic-servicing.com/toshiba_satellite_l25_s119_notebook/q110934-laptop_freezes_up_when_plug_in_wireless Edgy Final: had some issues, most are resolved, for details see below. Suspend (s3) even works out of the box! I waited and waited for the lights to go off but it didn't.
Hi,any laptop has the capability to use wireless connection, if you connect to that laptop a compatible wireless card and install its drivers( the cd/dvd that comes with the wireless card)to weblink bigfysh3May 6, 2009, 7:29 AM When you push the power button, does it flash? If it works, shut down then power up with just the battery, then reconnect the power supply. I was having some problem with the power button before so I already ordered a new button board.Should I replace the power jack or am I barking up a dead tree?
Compaq PC Laptops WIRELESS ADAPTER NEEDS TO BE INSTALL TO MY LAPTOP COMPAQ EVO N610C To install your wireless adapter, plug in the wireless card, and put your cd driver into I (MartinManey) can't speak to the latter, as I had an older BIOS version at the time of the original install, and only ran into this problem after updating the BIOS. kpassinoj // 2 years ago Related Forums Desktop · 24,975 discussions Laptops · 2,482 discussions Hardware · 18,796 discussions Networks · 41,258 discussions Storage · 1,987 discussions Peripheral · 2,045 discussions navigate here Dell Inspiron 6400 Installed on an Intel Duo-Core 1.83 Ghz, WSXGA+ display.
I personally never updated the BIOS, but I received the laptop second hand, so it may have been updated by the previous owner. But when I apply pressure the fan works fine. Thank you for signing up.
Rebuild your PC from scratch if necessary.Important: Do not assume that your motherboard supports certain hardware. However, it is not quite perfect. Power supplies can, and often do, partially work and one that isn't fully functional must be replaced. Reseat everything inside your computer case. and end with a "?" Be clear and specific Use proper spelling and grammar ASK NOW
Not working Ubuntu Release Comments Last Updated Dell Inspiron 1100 Yes Correct video display, see Comments v7.04 no problems with video v5.10 (Breezy), v6.10 (Edgy Final) v7.04 Breezy: Suspend & audio ACPI Works well. PC Laptops How do i replace the wireless card in my lenovo 3000 \015\012Access for the wireless card is under the access door for the hard drive. his comment is here Go to sound section.
Dell Inspiron 8000 * I8Ks with recent BIOS (A17 and later, apparently) will require a boot option or two to work with current Ubuntu kernels. v5.04 (Hoary) ACPI suspend to disk works out of the box, but if suspend to RAM is enabled then we hang at VESA Mode Save during boot. 2005-May-17 Dell Inspiron 5000 Don't do this! dco5000Sep 17, 2009, 5:30 PM Did anyone solve why the Dell laptop won't start?
More info available at this link. I finally have found that the laptop will connect wirelessly if I start-up laptop with ... TV-out may need atitvout, untested. 2007-2-21 Dell Inspiron 4100 Yes After a default install the computer freezes anytime a power management function kicks in, including pull the power plug. OPTIONS="-Dipw -i eth1 -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf -w" # EXAMPLES: # OPTIONS="-i wlan0 -D hostap -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf" # OPTIONS="-i ath0 -D madwifi -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf"Example of /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf: # Minimal /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf to associate with open
The first entry fixes the crashes, the second entry removes the high-pitched sound. Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest To get X running in 1680x1050 type sudonano/etc/X11/XF86Config-4 and edit the file like it is done above in Inspiron 8500. Article How to Fix a Blue Screen of Death Article Have a BSOD With a 0x0000007B Code?