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Q: Screen issue dell 1520

Have an unusual mark on screen at startup then green lines and pink but otherwise pc ok cannot upload jpeg image for some reason

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Hi All Interesting problem with this POS Dell My classmate sent it to Dell start-up issue 1520 me from NY it arrived in fine shape the issue is that it had no hard drive and no ram missing the hinge cover all that s doable he sent the oem adapter I had a known Dell 1520 start-up issue good working sitting around and a couple sticks of ram The unit is cosmetically fine So I drop in the ram and the drive plug it in wait a few hours walla battery is fully charged so I hit the power button and power light comes on tic toc tic toc that was then the power light off So I was ok I will run Dell 1520 start-up issue through the motions I pulled the battery did the cycle routing blah blah Shoot no go did the shine the flash light thing on the screen nothing So I ran through the memory thing swapped slots confirmed the fan comes on popped in a brand new drive checked the keyboard checked all the screws undid the keyboard everything is good So I put all that back together hooked up my test monitor yes I know about the F N key still no video So I took the ram out of my personal laptop nothing I called him and told him were looking at a new mobo he is like ok find out and let me know I found one but this morning I decided to strip it down and see what if anything was going on inside I stripped it down and too my surprise I would eat off the inside of that machine yes it has integrated graphics the power jack is independent of the mobo and it isn t loose in its mount In fact for a laptop that age damn thing is in excellent shape except it don t work Anybody got any ides I haven t covered here frankly I am stumped Thanx Mac nbsp

A:Dell 1520 start-up issue

I believe at least some Inspiron 1520's have a discrete Graphics card. If that one does you could try just replacing that. You might need to replace the motherboard as well but I would try the card first if the cost is reasonable.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-1520-start-up-issue.1124900/
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Hey guys,

I recently formatted my PC and installed Vista Ultimate on it, after many attempts at installing the microphone slot (that you plug in beside headphones) I gave up with the Sigmatel drivers and decided to try and get the webcam microphone working but it doesn't show up anywhere even after I installed the microphone and the dell webcam manager program. Does anyone know how to fix this?

Thank you

(the problem I had with Sigmatel was that if I installed the driver it would make the sound stop working as well, even though it showed "playback" and "recording" as working in the sound options. I ended up just removing the Sigmatel drivers and have to use the ones Vista installed automatically - the file I was using to install the drivers was R171786)
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspiron-1520-webcam-microphone-issue.825211/
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Hi Everyone As the title says about i have a Dell Vostro and im running Windows with a bit It is only years only It started about a month ago I was on my laptop viewing and Black screen. Vostro login screen Dell reach Wont 1520. deleting some unwanted photos i had A few minutes later Dell Vostro 1520. Black screen. Wont reach login screen i realized that i deleted a photo that i wanted So i went to the recycling bin and restored that photo When i went back to my photos and went into the album it said something like i do no have permission to access this folder Please press continue to get full permission I clicked continue and i got the access i should have Now i tried many more random folders and the same Dell Vostro 1520. Black screen. Wont reach login screen thing happened Also when i came Dell Vostro 1520. Black screen. Wont reach login screen out of the folders the folders had a big pad lock sign on the front of it After that i shut down the laptop and went to turn it back on The laptop will power on like normal I can press f for the boot options which i have already tried many times I also tried it in safe mode and what-not but still nothing I can hear the fan and stuff spinning up like normal I have also put and CD into the CD ROM and that spins up fine So after the Dell logo on the screen it goes black and stays that way with the cursor You can move the cursor around no problem I should also add that the battery light is and has been flashing for a good wile Its flashing orange and blue I m wondering if this has anything to do with the battery Because my laptop will not charge with the AC adapter in it for many months now It will only stay powered on with the AC adapter plugged in One more thing The LED lights over the buttons None of the are flashing besides one on the far left And i cant find out anywhere what this LED light stands for It looks like a battery to me Any advice would be so great The way it is now i don t care about the laptop I really want to hope i can save my pictures and videos i have on there nbsp

A:Dell Vostro 1520. Black screen. Wont reach login screen

Since its a laptop the harddrive is easy to pull out and remove.If you have or can get a usb sata/ide connector hook the drive to that and then to another computer if you have one so you can save all of your important data like pix, music, etc.The laptop battery is going to have to be replaced since its no longer charging properly.It sounds like there might be a short somewhere or a power supply problem along with a bad battery.Or possibly something might be wrong with the screen or video or graphics card.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-vostro-1520-black-screen-wont-reach-login-screen.1031342/
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SO I bought a Dell inspiron 1520 only to find out it has the Unmnountable Boot Volume blue screen error. I downloaded the rc.iso and attempted to reboot it it goes through the setup and then bam another blue screen that reads
Technical information:

*** STOP: 0x0000007e (0xc0000005, 0xf748e0bf, 0xf78da208, 0xf78d9f08)

*** pci.sys - address f748e0bf base at f7487000, datestamp 3b7d855c
.....Where do I go from here?

A:Dell inspiron 1520 Unmnountable Boot Volume Issue please help

Hi -Did you make sure the Recovery Console matched the version installed on your computer ??How to Boot Into a Recovery Partition on a Dell Inspiron Thank You -

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/434890/dell-inspiron-1520-unmnountable-boot-volume-issue-please-help/
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Having some issues with my Inspiron 1520... I had hooked it up to an external display via the S-Video output, went through the normal routine except this time the display did not show up on the TV. I had to restart the computer using the power button, but when it restarted the screen no longer shows up, just get a blank black screen. The Power and Numlock displays are lit up and I've tried connecting to the TV again as well as to a external monitor to no avail.
 

A:Dell 1520 blank screen

Hello and Welcome! It may be that your video card driver has become corrupt during the aforementioned process. Try booting into safe mode. (Do so by tapping the F8 key while the computer is booting).. If it will boot into safe mode then go to Device manager (right click 'My Computer', choose Properties/Hardware Tab/Device Manager) and uninstall the Display adapter. Restart the pc and Windows will re-install it. You may have to set the proper resolution again. Good Luck!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-1520-blank-screen.800913/
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Hi there Last night my girlfriend s laptop display turned off and wouldn Screen Insprion Black Dell 1520 t Dell Insprion 1520 Black Screen seem to come back on I hooked up an external display and it worked fine I then took it apart and checked the connects to the display and they looked fine as Dell Insprion 1520 Black Screen well Dell Insprion 1520 Black Screen After this I got the screen to come on for a few minutes When the screen is on it flickers and makes a slight buzzing noise Also the bottom right of the screen from the front bottom left from the back gets very very hot It turns off after a few minutes I took it apart again after this and noticed that the tape on the bottom left from the back- the origin of the noise and the heat was starting to melt Does this imply that there is a short with a wire in the display If so is it something that is fixable if I open up the LCD If not would purchasing a replacement LCD panel be the cheapest repair option Any and all help would be greatly appreciated Thank you very much ps I can add pictures if needed and if that would help Model Number PP L Inspiron Service Tag FBHGDD nbsp

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Having some issues with my Inspiron 1520... I had hooked it up to an external display via the S-Video output, went through the normal routine except this time the display did not show up on the TV. I had to restart the computer using the power button, but when it restarted the screen no longer shows up, just get a blank black screen. The Power and Numlock displays are lit up and I've tried connecting to the TV again as well as to a exernal monitor to no avail.

I've had a lot of problems with the video card prior to this and I've had it replaced once and unfortunately my warranty is expired. Just trying to figure out if this is a hardware issue or a problem with the external options. Any help is appreciated.

Running on Windows Vista with a 256MB NVIDIA® GeForce® Go 8600M GT GPU.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspiron-1520-screen-blank.759353/
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Hey guys,

I recently formatted my PC and installed Vista Ultimate on it, after many attempts at installing the microphone slot (that you plug in beside headphones) I gave up with the Sigmatel drivers and decided to try and get the webcam microphone working but it doesn't show up anywhere even after I installed the microphone and the dell webcam manager program. Does anyone know how to fix this?

Thank you

(the problem I had with Sigmatel was that if I installed the driver it would make the sound stop working as well, even though it showed "playback" and "recording" as working in the sound options. I ended up just removing the Sigmatel drivers and have to use the ones Vista installed automatically - the file I was using to install the drivers was R171786)

A:Vista Ultimate integrated webcam driver microphone issue - Dell Inspiron 1520

Hi & Welcome.

This could be because you installed the wrong driver, are you absolutely sure you have the right one - you have to take into account that your OS has a bit (x86 or x64), you're OS have a service pack, it has a package (Ultimate, Basic), etc.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/vista-ultimate-integrated-webcam-driver-microphone-issue-dell-inspiron-1520-a-374049.html
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Is there any update that helps solving screen flickering issue on Lumia 1520. Please provide us the update so that it helps in using the phone with no issues.
Lumia 1520 is an awesome Top end phone in windows. Not liking to loosing it.

A:***Need Update in windows 10 for Lumia 1520 screen flickering issue.

Originally Posted by Rajesh MM Is there any update that helps solving screen flickering issue on Lumia 1520. Please provide us the update so that it helps in using the phone with no issues.
Lumia 1520 is an awesome Top end phone in windows. Not liking to loosing it.
As i read in the Microsoft forums, about the similar issue i have come to the conclusion that it is an hardware issue and should not be confused with the software.
i hereby quote 93tid ( Microsoft Forums Community Moderator)
" The 1520 suffers from a lot of screen problems due to lower quality components as a result of cost cutting. In order to eliminate any potential software causes you can first try performing a hard reset from settings > about > reset my phone. If that does not help, go for a full firmware reinstall using the Nokia Software Recovery Tool . If the problem persists, take it to a Nokia Care facility for inspection/repair."
Following his steps you should have a visit to nokia care or the one providing authorized service in your area.
Further for your own reading, here is the link to the actual forums :> http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/m...e4555a6?page=4

http://forums.windowscentral.com/ask-question/440417-%2A%2A%2Aneed-update-windows-10-lumia-1520-screen-flickering-issue.html
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I have a Dell Inspiron laptop with Windows Vista OS I have a Dell printer interfaced to it via USB Printer driver is installed and the printer does communicate at times with the computer and does a good job printing However intermittently when trying to print a document I ll get a message on the computer that says that communication has been lost and print job failed I ve checked all connections to make sure they are solid and Dell 926 Communication 1520 between computer and Inspiron Dell printer problems no debris that might cause this That has not corrected the problem The other thing that happens is that the document I want to print will stay in the print queue spooler and if I shut the computer and printer down and restart both it will print the job And it may continue to print jobs but it s just a matter of time Needless to say this is frustrating I can print several jobs in a row Communication problems between Dell 926 printer and Dell Inspiron 1520 computer with no problem and then I ll get this quot communication has been lost between printer and computer quot And I have to go thru the procedure above to get the last job printed My wife doesn t understand how this works and will try to print the same job several times with the commo problem and then complains when it won t print and then they all print when the above procedure is followed Any ideas what is going Communication problems between Dell 926 printer and Dell Inspiron 1520 computer on Any fixes nbsp

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/communication-problems-between-dell-926-printer-and-dell-inspiron-1520-computer.975444/
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Hello everyone I have a very pressing problem I had Vista running on my Inspiron Laptop I recently upgraded to Windows ever since then I have had terrible trouble with my Wireless Card The driver for the card often comes up as not being able to start I often get Dell Wireless WLAN Mini-Card can not start Code I have read that this was a problem when reinstalling a OS or installing a new one with this card I believe I may need a driver with Inspiron Problem Mini-Card 1520 WLAN Dell Dell Wireless 1390 for the chip set or something similar I also understand that I may have to swap back to Vista though I really do hope I don't I do believe that a recent update from Dell has made this problem chronic as I did not have this problem when I immediately got the laptop back I really am hoping that I can get some help here as Dell is Dell 1520 Inspiron Problem with Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN Mini-Card not bothered to help as Dell 1520 Inspiron Problem with Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN Mini-Card I am out of warranty and they don't seem to care about this older model laptop Thanks again for all your help Conor Ireland

A:Dell 1520 Inspiron Problem with Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN Mini-Card

Welcome to SF, Conor. Dia dhuit.

Dell does not have a Windows 7 driver for your card. You can try installing the driver in compatibility mode.

HOW TO: Install a Hardware Device Driver using Compatibility Mode

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/117583-dell-1520-inspiron-problem-dell-wireless-1390-wlan-mini-card.html
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Hello About days ago my dell laptop got infected by anti-malware doctor and was basically usage After quite a while I managed to get NEED 1520 HDD Dell Inspiron HELP! rid of most of the infected files and therefore decided to re-install vista so my system was not infected When I booted from disk my laptop did not read it then restarted and loaded up vista again the disk does work as I tried it on another laptop To make sure my disk drive wasn't broke I then put in a Linux Ubuntu disk which loaded fine as my vista was broke I installed Ubuntu onto my laptop and selected use entire disk to wipe any infected files Ubuntu worked fine but I don't like it so I put the content of the vista disk on a USB stick to try and re-install it When I selected boo from USB I got an error message with code xc I tried the USB in another laptop which also worked fine I then deleted Ubuntu and tried installing vista again which again did not work I finally tried putting Ubuntu back on so that I could actually use my laptop but during installation it comes up saying 'There may be a problem with your disk drive or HDD please try again' I can still run Ubuntu with the disk in put only as a trail and no files are saved I have searched error code xc Dell Inspiron 1520 HDD NEED HELP! and it is a hard drive failure on forums I have seen people have said they will have to buy a new hard drive First of all is there any way to solve this problem without buying a new HDD Would a new HDD fix this problem more specifically this one http cgi ebay co uk DELL-INSPIRON- ht wt And If I do buy a new HDD will it simply be put it in put vista disk in and install and I'm ready to go again Any help will be greatly appricated Thanks Ryan H

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 HDD NEED HELP!

and welcome to the Forum

Do you have the BIOS set to boot first from CD?

If you have the Dell System restore ( not all Dells do ) you can use that and you will not need a install CD

http://support.dell.com/support/topi...t?docid=181316

If not, You can get a reinstallation guide specific to your Dell here

You can request a replacement instalation cd here:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/dell-inspiron-1520-hdd-need-help-500560.html
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Screen is blank, when I open and close lap top it appears and disappears. I reseated battery and disconnect electrical. It appears I can see and use laptop in battery mode, but when I plug in power, the screen goes to black - remove and screen becomes a working entity. Problem is that it wears down the battery in 5 minutes.

Any ideas are appreciated.

Thanks,

Paul
 

A:Dell inspirin 1520

1. If connecting directly to an outlet does not work one or more of 3 things is bad: a) port where the adapter plugs into the Inspiron b) charger, c) if it is a 2 piece charger the wire connecting the charger to the wire for electricity.

2. If the battery only last 5 minutes then either the battery is worn out and needs replacing or because of the above problems, the battery is not getting charged.

You might have to buy a new charger just to see if that is the problem.

If you keep the laptop off overnight and plugged into the power, when you turn it on the next day, what does the battery read as a charge?

If you can't tell, download and install this: http://batterybarpro.com/
scroll down to BatteryBar Free Basic Version.
I run this and it give enough useful information for me.

There will be an icon near your clock which indicates the % of battery remaining when you right click and the icon tells you about how much time left when the laptop is operating only on battery.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspirin-1520.1159581/
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Hi All

Hope someone can help. I have just bought a new Dell Inspiron 1520. When I boot up all the desktop icons appear ok but when all the icon in the tray at the botom appear my screen goes blank 3 times for about a second every time. I have disable the items in the tray but it still happens. Any tgoughts

Thanks Desy
 

A:Dell Inspiron 1520

I would post a hijack this log in here and let a Security type look at it.
http://www.majorgeeks.com/download3155.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-inspiron-1520.693894/
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Hello, my problem is that after 20-25 minutes of inactivity, my laptop freezes, when you what to go to a app the computer enters in a "not responding" mode, with that I need to press the Power botton and shut down the machine and start all again.

What could be the problem?

I contacted Dell, but the computer is out of warranty. They told me that could be the bios, but how knows

Regards
Martin
 

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 Problem

The current Bios is A09: http://support.dell.com/support/dow...typeid=-1&dateid=-1&formatid=-1&fileid=264345

But it may just be a power management issue, check these settings Start > Run > powercfg.cpl

Also here's all your updated drivers: http://support.dell.com/support/dow...SystemID=INS_PNT_PM_1520&hidos=WLH&hidlang=en
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-inspiron-1520-problem.139201/
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I am running XP - OS. For the last few days I cannot get my computer to 'shut down' at the end of the day, so I have been letting it 'hibernate'. Any ideas? Thanx.

A:Dell inspiron 1520 will not 'shut down'

Hello tedth56th,

Have you made any software or hardware changes lately?

First thing i would do is give your computer a Full Scan using malwarebytes, that can be found here:Malwarebytes Anti-Malware - CNET Download.com, Just so we can be sure its not a virus of any kind.

Secondly you will need access to your XP Installation disk, We will check to make sure none of your system files are damaged.

Go to your task bar and select "Run". type in that box "SFC /SCANNOW" You will be required to insert your Windows XP disk if it find any damaged files.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/dell-inspiron-1520-will-not-shut-down-663417.html
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I have a Dell Inspiron 1520 Laptop running Windows Vista. I was getting the occasional BSOD and decided to reformat the Hard drive back to Factory Image. I was hoping that this would end my BSOD problem, but it did not. While installing some windows updates, I received a BSOD. Below is some info that could help us solve this issue. Thanks for the help!

Dump File : Mini061410-01.dmp
Crash Time : 6/14/2010 9:45:08 PM
Bug Check String : BAD_POOL_CALLER
Bug Check Code : 0x000000c2
Parameter 1 : 0x00000007
Parameter 2 : 0x0000110b
Parameter 3 : 0x00000000
Parameter 4 : 0xc48ee008
Caused By Driver : ntkrnlpa.exe
Caused By Address : ntkrnlpa.exe+cdb8d
File Description :
Product Name :
Company :
File Version :
Processor : 32-bit

A:BSOD on Dell Inspiron 1520!

Download BlueScreenView (in Zip file)No installation required.Unzip downloaded file and double click on BlueScreenView.exe file to run the program.When scanning is done, go Edit>Select All.Go File>Save Selected Items, and save the report as BSOD.txt.Open BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all content, and paste it into your next reply.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/334600/bsod-on-dell-inspiron-1520/
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Hi There
Can any one help with my problem.


I Have a Dell Inspiron 1520 Laptop, I have a problem it shuts down when i connect it to net using my M1(Vodafone-SG) Huawei E960 Terminal, as soon as i connect to internet, without showing any errors.


Advance Thanks For your valuable solution.

Shree...
 

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 Shuts Down

You may have to use a separate powered USB adapter to connect the M1(Vodafone-SG) Huawei E960 Terminal to the laptop
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-inspiron-1520-shuts-down.114099/
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Hi I recently upgraded a Dell Inspiron 1520 from Vista to Win 7. All went fine except l have no wireless Internet connection.

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THe network card does not show in device manager unless l view hidden.

I have installed every wireless driver l can find to no avail.

Any ideas please??

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 upgrade to Win 7

hi did you try this link to help find correct driver .
http://www.intel.com/support/wireless/detect.htm

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/359830/dell-inspiron-1520-upgrade-to-win-7/
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Hey everyone, i hope i am in the right place for my question. i have a Dell 1520 that origanlly had Vista on it, it also has a D:\ partition that is a restore partiton of 10gigs (for Vista). i have upgraded to Windows 7 but that partiton is still there. my question is, is it poosible to create a Windows 7 restore partition to repace the Vista restore partition, and if so how? , or can i just reclaim that 10Gigs since i dont think i will be going back to Vista.

Thanks in advance.

A:Restore partition on Dell 1520

That D partition brings you back to the original settings, you had, when you bought your computer. You can delete it, since the Discs that you received with your compueter have the same information, it was created by Dell.
If you already installed Win 7, there should already be a sep restore partition, now.

http://www.sevenforums.com/backup-restore/40821-restore-partition-dell-1520-a.html
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Dump File : Mini061410-01.dmp
Crash Time : 6/14/2010 9:45:08 PM
Bug Check String : BAD_POOL_CALLER
Bug Check Code : 0x000000c2
Parameter 1 : 0x00000007
Parameter 2 : 0x0000110b
Parameter 3 : 0x00000000
Parameter 4 : 0xc48ee008
Caused By Driver : ntkrnlpa.exe
Caused By Address : ntkrnlpa.exe+cdb8d
File Description :
Product Name :
Company :
File Version :
Processor : 32-bit
 

A:BSOD with Dell Inspiron 1520

I ran Memtest to see if the memory was faulty, but that came back with no problems. I was going to run a hard drive test, but found out that Toshiba doesn't have their own test diagnostics. Any other ideas?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/bsod-with-dell-inspiron-1520.938157/
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I got a laptop in my shop that has fallen victim to yet another spillage incident this time it happens to 1520 on Inspiron No power Dell be red wine insert facepalm smiley here The owner claimed to have spilled the beverage into the keyboard area The computer supposedly worked after sitting No power on Dell Inspiron 1520 for a day or so which isn t really enough time imho and now it won t power up at all--battery or aux power I took the laptop apart right down to the motherboard and tested a few components The RAM HDD optical drive and battery are all fine but there was some sticky wine residue on some of the internals I couldn t see and physical damage to the circuits but my guess is that it must have shorted out somewhere I checked all of the connections for the power button and screen but i couldn t find any problems None of the LEDs seem to work at all even when the computer is plugged in The fan does not spin and I hear no beeps or the usual boot sounds It appears as if the machine is dead but I was looking for some quick advice before I return it as such Any ideas nbsp

A:No power on Dell Inspiron 1520

Wash it upside down with distilled water only... and use a lot of it, then dry it upside down for seven days without the use of fans as they generate static electricity which is the real evil.

The drying wine sugar can act as a conductor.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/no-power-on-dell-inspiron-1520.150777/
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I need help!!
3 weeks back, i was watching a show on my dell on VLC media player, and the sound suddenly started vanishing. Then it completely went. I treid everything since then-
1. updating all my drivers
2. running ccleaner
3. running all antivirus- there were 2 threats detected and quarintined.

Still there is no sound.

What should I do?
 

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Hi
I have a dell inspiron 1520 laptop with a screen problem
which is when I take my power supply out of the laptop the screen goes blank like when the inverter has gone but it works perfectly with the power supply but really dark without any ideas anyone
Cheers
kev
 

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I have the PBDS dual layer dvd drive on my dell inspiron 1520 which I got from my phone company back in 2007, The system still works great even with windows 10, but the dvd drive no longer shows in the bios and is no longer detected.   I have to use a unbent paperclip to open the drive but it will not spin up....how do I get it to be discovered in bios?   I am also wondering about upgrades for this laptop besides a new hard drive, or power adapter or battery.  Is there anything available to be able to use bluetooth on this system.   it works better than an acer laptop I got when I went to school.  and any ideas on renewing the letters and numbers on the keyboard

A:dvd drive on Dell Inspiron 1520

Hi,
Thank you for writing to the Dell Community Forum.
I would recommend you to reseat the Optical Drive as it could be a connection issue. Please follow the instructions from page 54 of the service manual from the link below to reseat the optical drive:
http://dell.to/1UlUNzo
In case if the optical drive is still not detected, it could be faulty and needs to be replaced based on the system warranty. 
Unfortunately, there aren't much upgrade options available for this model apart from the one's already mentioned by you. 
The easiest way to get the bluetooth functionality on this system is to use a third party USB Bluetooth Adapter. I would recommend to check the system requirements to confirm the compatibility with your system. 
The letters on the keyboard usually fade away over a period of time with usage/wear & tear. Unfortunately, wear and tear issues are not covered under the warranty. The recommended action in this case would be to order and install a new keyboard. 

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/software-os/f/4997/t/19676482
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my dell inspiron vista must have contracted some virus and it DOES NOT boot up at all I scoured my room at home and school inspiron won't boot 1520 dell to locate the recovery disk and have found nothing now I've been reading everything from quot the inspiron doesn't come with recovery disks quot to quot it does and if you do not have them try this link http support euro dell com support top THAT SITE'S ADVICE DOES NOT WORK because after I press F and enter on repair your computer the screen goes blank and nothing happens is there any way to fix my computer NOTE ASIDE FROM DIRECTING ME TO THE WEBSITE ABOVE I don't even care about losing files dell inspiron 1520 won't boot as there is nothing on my laptop I have not dell inspiron 1520 won't boot backed up already my computer is still also under warranty and I've heard that if it wouldn't boot up with the recovery disk they would replace it but again I do not have the recovery disk thanks for any help

A:dell inspiron 1520 won't boot

and welcome to the Forum


If you have the Dell System restore ( not all Dells do ) you can use that and you will not need a install CD

http://support.dell.com/support/topi...t?docid=181316

If not, You can get a reinstallation guide specific to your Dell here

You can request a replacement instalation cd here:

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Hi guys!

Recently I brought a Dell Inspiron 1520 notebook. The problem that I am facing is that whenever I try to make a copy of a DVD, may that contain videos or data, it takes a hell lot of time.

When I selected DVD Copy in Nero 7, it took about 90 minutes to make an image and then copy the same to another DVD.

In PowerISO, it took about 55 Minutes just to make an image of a 4 GB DVD.

I am unable to figure out why is this taking such a hell lot of time. Is there some kind of a setting that can help me or is it a hardware problem.

Please help.

Thank you.
 

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I would like to disable the touchpad on my dell inspiron 1520....I looked in the book, and it said to go to Hardware and sound in control panel, then click on keyboard, and I can use the mouse properties there to disable the touchpad. I don't have a hardware and sound category in my control panel. What do I do now?
 

A:disabling touchpad Dell Inspiron 1520

You didn't say if your Dell Inspiron 1520 is running Windows XP or Windows Vista or Windows 7.

All 3 operating systems have a Mouse entry in the Control Panel.

The mouse properties window should have a setting for disabling the touchpad.

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A:Vista on Dell 1520 abruptly shuts down.

I would clean out your computer with a nice can of compressed air.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/352482/vista-on-dell-1520-abruptly-shuts-down/
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Thx.
 

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Hi there.
I have a Dell Inspiron 1520 and the display is very faint. But you can just about see it if you shine a tourch on it.
I replaced the inverter with a new one, but that did not cure it.
It feeds to an external monitor perfectly, and doing this I have reinstalled Windows xp pro with no problems.
So I presume the laptop is working correctly, and the screen is not damaged, as everything functions as it should, apart from the display.
Any ideas or help would be really great, as other than using it permanantly linked to an external monitor, (bit of a problem with portability...lol), it is a great laptop.
Many thanks in advance.
Deevie.
 

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 display very faint

The test you did with the torch would indicate the backlight has blown. It's a tricky job to replace it so if you are not confortable taking it apart I would get a (recommended) professional.

And, yes it is a great laptop, I have the exact same model.
 

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I recently bought a Dell vostro 1520. The configuration is:

-Intel® Core? 2 Duo T6670 w/VT (2.1GHz, 2MB L2, 800MHz FSB)
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-4GB Shared Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM at 800MHz, 2 DIMM
-Intel® Integrated Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD
-500GB 7200RPM SATA Hard Drive with Free Fall Sensor

After a few upgrades, Windows7 started giving me trouble. After using system restore 3-4 times, when the problems didnt stop, I formatted my hard drive.

Now I am trying to install Windows xp on my laptop, but it gives an error "bootmgr.exe is missing".

Kindly help me to install windows xp.
 

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A:Random FPS Drops in Dell Vostro 1520

Siegfriedv,
Unfortunately, there are no Windows 10 drivers available for download for this computer. Dell did not verify Windows 10 on the Vostro 1520 laptop. Also, the Vostro 1520 laptop was designed for small businesses and not gaming. 
Product not tested for Windows 10 upgrade
Dell is not testing or developing Windows 10 drivers for this product. If you choose to upgrade, some features, applications, and connected devices may not work as expected.

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19992255
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A:Dell Inspiron 1520 display problem

RESOLVED: I took the battery out and let the computer sit for about 30 minutes. plugged the battery back in fired it up and monitor is working. Not sure what the deal was, but this seemed to help.
 

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edit: i have noticed that bios is loading very slowly sometimes at startup now.
 

A:Dell Inspiron 1520 says no battery detected

Hi

sounds like the battery has failed, 18 months isnt bad in the world of laptops.
 

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Any help getting the right driver for Inspiron 1520 with win 7 Ultimate 64 bit, i can't
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Thanks Shawn

A:Touchpad Driver for Dell Inspiron 1520

Hi sfstrong, welcome to the forums, here is a direct link to the synaptics 64bit driver ftp://ftp1.dell.com/input/R244796.EXE

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Hey there Just been given a laptop from someone to see if I can do anything with it Basically when trying to boot into windows it will get as far as the logon screen and from there it just hangs It does however boot into safe mode although problem Vista Windows Dell 1520 it takes a long time to get into it Tried changing startup programs Dell 1520 Windows Vista problem and reinstalling drivers with no luck I then thought of reinstalling windows but I have a few problems Firstly the laptop is Vista home basic I only have the Home Premium CD However the laptop has a recovery partition So I press F when the computer turns on get into the advanced options and select quot Repair your computer quot which after looking around seems to be how to access it Thing is it does nothing No repair screen like others have it just boots up as normal So really I m wondering is there any other way of accessing that or installing windows Thanks nbsp

A:Dell 1520 Windows Vista problem

The "recovery partition" exists, true. However, the recovery discs are still necessary to access it. Beyond that, Dell ships with a password protected, locked BIOS. This is to prevent people that have, "Just been given a laptop from someone to see if I can do anything with it", from doing something with it. This is where the SNAFU erupts. To enlist the help of Dell, you would need a legitimate bill of sale from the prior owner. I suppose you could always ask the person who gave it to you for the recovery discs. The catch 22 here is, they've usually lost the recovery discs, which is why, "they didn't do anything with it".
 

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A:Dell 1520 hard drive crash

looks like you need a new HDD, if you can give me how much you want to spend i can help you out. also do you live in USA
 

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A:Win XP SP3 Dell Inspiron 1520 BSOD for Stop at

Hi .The file appears to be a chipset driver (audio), but is not a Windows file.Try installing Knowles Acoustic Driver in accordance with the directions provided by Dell.Louis

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thanks.

A:My dell inspiron 1520 does not recognize external dvd rom while boot

Apologies if you have done this:
When you try to boot from the Ext USB DVD drive, you will need to start up the boot menu (most bios's use F12) and select USB-CDROM -- I remember getting caught out thinking it would just be CDROM

Let us know

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A:Dell Inspiron 1520 Hard Drive Failure

You can turn off AHCI (in CMOS) before the install. Then after Vista is installed you can turn it back on and install the SATA drivers for Vista (from your Dell Support Page)
 

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A:How to boot using external DVD drive: Dell Inspiron 1520

USB external?
are you saying that when you tap f12 after powering up that boot from usb device isnt listed?
 

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Error Code 0F00:137B
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The given Error code and message can be used by Dell Technology Support to help diagnose the problem.
I don’t want to reinstall the OS as I have some important Data on C Drive.

Speedy help will be appreciated.
 

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A:DELL INSPIRON 1520 CD/DVD RW TS-L632H ATA DEVICE problem

Hi DonnyLass,
Sounds like one or all of the reader lasers bit the dust and your going to need a new drive. But...it also could be your system doesn't recognize the media type you are using. Have you purchased 'new disks' lately? Is this occuring with all your CD/DVD media? If it's happening with all your media old or new it is most likely a hardware failure even though the Device Manager says it is working o.k. and their are no flags up.
Happened to me and I bit the bullet and bought a new drive.
Best of luck,
Jakeman97

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A:Dell vostro 1520 failing to load windows

run a check of your harddrive........... go to harddrive mfr website d/l the hd diagnostic s/w and burn to disc or thumb drive
 

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Over the last month, whenever I close my laptop (not shut down, just close), it may randomly shut down and turn off the PC. I reboot and get the notice that my system has crashed. I have saved the DMP files and attached them in ZIP here per the instructions in the admin thread.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I've updated my BIOS on the Dell to the latest revision, that didn't seem to solve it. I did run a Drivers update a few weeks ago to make sure most of my drivers were current, that also didn't solve it.

btw - I'm running Windows7, 32bit, updated over Vista. Dell Inspiron, 4gb RAM

Jim

A:BSOD on laptop idle - Dell Inspiron 1520

  
Quote: Originally Posted by JcrimCambridge


Over the last month, whenever I close my laptop (not shut down, just close), it may randomly shut down and turn off the PC. I reboot and get the notice that my system has crashed. I have saved the DMP files and attached them in ZIP here per the instructions in the admin thread.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I've updated my BIOS on the Dell to the latest revision, that didn't seem to solve it. I did run a Drivers update a few weeks ago to make sure most of my drivers were current, that also didn't solve it.

btw - I'm running Windows7, 32bit, updated over Vista. Dell Inspiron, 4gb RAM

Jim


These were caused by your Aumour firewall file scmndisp.sys. I would uninstall all traces of it to see if the problem disappears.

I would also run a system file check

Type cmd in search>right click and run as admin>sfc /scannow

Let us know the results

Ken


Code:
[IMG]file:///C:/Users/K/AppData/Local/Temp/moz-screenshot-10.png[/IMG]
Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\New folder\012310-29655-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*d:\symbols*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (2 procs) Free x86 compatible
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS Personal
Built by: 7600.16385.x86fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0x82e4d000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0x82f95810
Debug session time: Sat Jan 23 16:39:58.428 2010 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 0 days 17:47:01.285
Loading Kernel Symbols
...............................................................
................................................................
.....................................................
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
...............
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck A, {0, 2, 1, 82eb41b9}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\scmndisp.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for scmndisp.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for scmndisp.sys
Probably caused by : scmndisp.sys ( scmndisp+1324 )

Followup: MachineOwner
---------

0: kd> !analyze -v
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (a)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If a kernel debugger is available get the stack backtrace.
Arguments:
Arg1: 00000000, memory referenced
Arg2: 00000002, IRQL
Arg3: 00000001, bitfield :
bit 0 : value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation
bit 3 : value 0 = not an execute operation, 1 = execute operation (only on chips which support this level of status)
Arg4: 82eb41b9, address which referenced memory

Debugging Details:
------------------
WRITE_ADDRESS: GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from 82fb5718
Unable to read MiSystemVaType memory at 82f95160
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A:Dell 1520 Limited or no connectivity - can't renew IP Address

Have you tried a total new install of the mini card and linksys, after totally deleting or erasing the currently installed stuff then using a registry cleaner such as CCleaner?
 

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Thank you!

Sean
 

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A:SP1 wont install on my dell 1520 inspiron: error 800f081f

Hi galehouse and welcome to Vista forums!

Did you have a look there: When you use Automatic Updates to scan for updates or to apply updates to applications that use Windows Installer, you experience issues that involve the Svchost.exe process

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A:using dell inspiron 1520, after shut down and reboot bootloop prob

1) At boot press F12 & run the Dell diagnostic tool.

2) Check your ram.
Memory Diagnostics Tool
Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool

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A:Dell Vostro 1520 possible infection - Lost all internet connections

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. Please include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Please refrain from running tools or applying updates other than those we suggest while we are cleaning up your computer. The reason for this is so we know what is going on with the machine at any time. Some programs can interfere with others and hamper the recovery process.Even if you have already provided information about your PC, we need a new log to see what has changed since you originally posted your problem.We need to create an OTL ReportPlease download OTL from one of the following mirrors:This is THE MirrorSave it to your desktop.Double click on the icon on your desktop.Click the "Scan All Users" checkbox.In the custom scan box paste the following:CODEmsconfigsafebootminimalactivexdrivers32netsvcs%SYSTEMDRIVE%\*.exe/md5starteventlog.dllscecli.dllnetlogon.dllcngaudit.dllsceclt.dllntelogon.dlllogevent.dlliaStor.sysnvstor.sysatapi.sysIdeChnDr.sysviasraid.sysAGP440.sysvaxscsi.sysnvatabus.sysviamraid.sysnvata.sysnvgts.sysiastorv.sysViPrt.syseNetHook.dllahcix86.sysKR10N.sysnvstor32.sysahcix86s.sysnvrd32.syssymmpi.sysadp3132.sysmv61xx.sysnvraid.sys/md5stop%systemroot%\*. /mp /s%systemroot%\system32\*.dll /lockedfiles%systemroot%\Tasks\*.job /lockedfiles%systemroot%\system32\drivers\*.sys /lockedfiles%systemroot%\System32\config\*.sav%systemroot%\system32\drivers\*.sys /90Push the button.Two reports will open, copy and paste them in a reply here:OTL.txt <-- Will be openedExtra.txt<--Will be minimizedIn the upper right hand corner of the topic you will see a button called Options. If you click on this in the drop-down menu you can choose Track this topic. I suggest you do this and select Immediate E-Mail notification and click on Proceed. This way you will be advised when we respond to your topic and facilitate the cleaning of your machine.After 5 days if a topic is not replied to we assume it has been abandoned and it is closed.regards myrti

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Hi

it sounds like a faulty OS, have you checked the drive for errors at all ?, can you do a roll back to before the fault occured. ?
failing that you could do a reinstall and see if that clears the error, if it doesnt i would say that video card is failing.
 

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Ok well i have my sound working now its just the graphics chipset. Can anyone help at all?

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A:Constant ringing/hissing sound coming from my dell inspiron 1520

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A:[SOLVED] vostro 1520 dell laptop no wireless connection on vista

There should be a service tag located on the laptop's bottom. Surf over to Dell's support site (Dell - Drivers and Downloads) and input the service tag. You should be able to download the drivers you are missing.

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A:Dell Inspiron 1520 hard drive crashed... did motherboard crash also?

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Did you make a warranty claim on the drive?
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A:[SOLVED] Dell Inspiron 1520 Upgrade To Win7 Ultimate; HDD FULL...

Hi. A good place to start is by typing cleanmgr.exe in the start menu and hit enter. Use that to delete all it finds.

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Code:
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A:2008 Dell XPS One Screen issue

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A:Dell Inspiron 7548 Screen Issue

Hi,
Please reply us with the snapshot of the LCD screen so that we can check and assist you further.
Also, we will have to perform the ‘LCD BIST’ (Built in Self-test) on the computer. Please follow the steps mentioned below to run the “LCD BIST’.

Turn of the computer.
Press and hold down the ‘D’ key on the keyboard and press the Power button.
You will see different colors on the LCD screen. Please check if the issue reoccurs on the screen.

In addition, please connect the system to an external monitor and check if the issue reoccurs.

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19682953
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Definitely my last Dell given the effort they put into not addressing the issue.  
Has anyone else seen this problem on the 7559 (4k or otherwise)?  Did Dell support the issue?  And if so how?  (Please not another "new" driver)?   I have a few months on the warranty and have tired of the technical support that doesn't help.

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Hello,

Another issue with my new Dell XPS 13 (9333 Model) - for some reason, while charging or not, the screen brightness changes without me telling it to do so (it just did it right now while writing this sentance!!).

Any ideas on why this is happening? It's kind of like an auto brightness thing on a smartphone but much more random! It's really starting to really wreck my head.

Any help appreciated no matter how silly it sounds!

Cheers,
Richard

A:Dell XPS 13 9333 Screen Brightness Issue

I found a setting called "Enable adaptive brightness" that seems to turn this nonsense off.  On Win8.1 it's at:
Power Options > Change Plan Settings > Change Advanced Power Settings > Display > Enable adaptive brightness

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19565620
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A:Screen issue -- Dell Inspiron 5000e

If you haven't done so, unplug, remove battery and reseat (remove and reinstall):
1.  The CPU (it's on a cartridge)
2.  The video card (it plugs into the mainboard).
Both of these are known to creep out of their sockets, causing all sorts of issues with the model.

There's also a huge wealth of information on this model (it's a Compal N30W/N38W2 wearing Dell badges):
damieng.com/.../5000e

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19987839
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Has anyone else encountered this issue? 
Mike

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Hi,
Please try the steps below for LCD BIST to check if you see any lines or bands on the screen.
1) Turn the computer off.2) Press and hold the D key while pressing the power button. This will start the BIST.3) The screen will display multiple flashing colors. 4) Look for lines, distortion, or any other video issues you have observed.5) The laptop will restart when the test is finished.
Also, provide us the service tag or the order number of your system through private message. Click on my Username and select start conversation to send private message.

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19640555
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Dell team,
Recently my laptop fell down and thereafter white screen appears on the display. I checked with external monitor and found the system boots normally. I also tried LCD display test by holding "D" and powering up the laptop. It did show various colors on the display and that suggests LCD is fine. I opened the laptop and tried to reset the LCD cable. But the issue exists still. Is the issue with video cable? If so, where can I get the replacement part?
Thank you,
Jai

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Hi JAIGANESH7681 
Thanks for writing to us. 
That looks to be an issues with the LCD cable. Keeping in mind the LCD test and the external monitor it works fine. 
Does it makes any difference if you swing the screen back and forth while on white screen? 
You can call up our part sales team for the part on 1-866-440-3355.
Provide us your system tag#, email address and name via private message. 
Regards

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Sorry but can't provide any diag info since computer won't boot.....
 

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https://youtu.be/aqlVhBjYVkE

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Hi DukeBaluk,
I’d suggest that you update BIOS on your computer to check for issue resolution. Please enter your service tag # on the link below, then download the BIOS from BIOS section onto the system and install it.
http://dell.to/18r60nI
Also, we will have to perform the ‘LCD BIST’ (Built in Self-test) on the computer. Please follow the steps mentioned below to run the “LCD BIST’.

Turn of the computer.
Press and hold down the ‘D’ key on the keyboard and press the Power button.
You will see different colors on the LCD screen. Please check if the issue reoccurs on the screen.

In addition, please connect the system to an external monitor and check if the issue reoccurs.

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19683019
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omg yes, instead of pressing the power button to turn my computer back on i used the little house beside it llolol i always thought that was a home button that booted up your internet explorer, apparently it was the dell media direct button
XD
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-dell-1521-startup-issue-blue-screen.759617/
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I got a guy from Dell on chat who says, based on looking at these two photo's alone, that I should be updating my BIOS. If that fails, we would 'isolate' the problem further.

Can anyone add colour to that? He sounds like he's completly guessing

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Much thanks,
Ashish

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Someone suggested that I should try removing or replacing the CMOS battery, which I have, this seems to have got me past the error screen, however, the system now hangs on the Dell Screen with vertical bars running down the monitor.
Any suggestions? 
So far,  I have;
1. Replaced the CMOS battery
2. Checked that the components are all seated correctly.
Thanks

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19994204