Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Manuals

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Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Manual

Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Manual (168 pages)

Me and My Dell  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptops | Size: 4.83 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Charms Sidebar15................................................................................................................................................................
Signing in to Windows 816................................................................................................................................................................
Closing a Windows 8 app17................................................................................................................................................................
Turning off your computer – Windows 817................................................................................................................................................................
Power Adapter21................................................................................................................................................................
Battery22................................................................................................................................................................
Laptop Battery22................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving the Battery Power22................................................................................................................................................................
Coin-Cell Battery23................................................................................................................................................................
Improving the Battery Performance23................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad24................................................................................................................................................................
About Touchpad24................................................................................................................................................................
Touchpad Gestures24................................................................................................................................................................
Scroll24................................................................................................................................................................
Zoom26................................................................................................................................................................
Rotate27................................................................................................................................................................
Flick28................................................................................................................................................................
My Favorites28................................................................................................................................................................
Desktop28................................................................................................................................................................
Display29................................................................................................................................................................
D Display29................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Display29................................................................................................................................................................
Touchscreen Display30................................................................................................................................................................
Touchscreen Gestures30................................................................................................................................................................
Dwell31................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard33................................................................................................................................................................
Backlit Keyboard34................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Connection Types35................................................................................................................................................................
Locating the Service Tag and Express—Service Code36................................................................................................................................................................
Locating the Label on Your Computer36................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell's Online System Profiler36................................................................................................................................................................
Storage36................................................................................................................................................................
About Storage Devices36................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Storage Devices37................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drives37................................................................................................................................................................
Solid-State Drives37................................................................................................................................................................
Removable Storage Devices37................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Discs38................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Cards38................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Module39................................................................................................................................................................
System Board40................................................................................................................................................................
Processor42................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Fan43................................................................................................................................................................
Heat Sink43................................................................................................................................................................
Thermal Grease44................................................................................................................................................................
Video Cards44................................................................................................................................................................
TV Tuners45................................................................................................................................................................
Speakers46................................................................................................................................................................
Webcam46................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling a Webcam47................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Webcam Manager47................................................................................................................................................................
ExpressCards48................................................................................................................................................................
Communication Devices49................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Laptop55................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Desktop57................................................................................................................................................................
Internet59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Wired Internet Connection59................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Wireless Internet Connection60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Display61................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up 3D Display62................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Wireless Display64................................................................................................................................................................
Digital Visual Interface Connector Cables65................................................................................................................................................................
Audio66................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up 5 .1 Audio66................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up 7 .1 Audio68................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Printer70................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Webcam71................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Your USB Wireless Adapter71................................................................................................................................................................
Charging Laptop Battery75................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Desktop Mode76................................................................................................................................................................
General Keyboard Shortcuts77................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Keyboard Input Language79................................................................................................................................................................
Using Numeric Keypad on a Laptop Computer80................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Touchpad81................................................................................................................................................................
Touchscreen85................................................................................................................................................................
Using a Touchscreen Display85................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Connectors89................................................................................................................................................................
Types of audio connectors89................................................................................................................................................................
USB Connectors90................................................................................................................................................................
USB Standards91................................................................................................................................................................
Digital Visual Interface (DVI)92................................................................................................................................................................
DisplayPort/Mini–DisplayPort92................................................................................................................................................................
Advantages of DisplayPort93................................................................................................................................................................
HDMI93................................................................................................................................................................
Advantages of HDMI93................................................................................................................................................................
eSATA Connector94................................................................................................................................................................
S/PDIF94................................................................................................................................................................
IEEE 139494................................................................................................................................................................
Key Features94................................................................................................................................................................
Types of IEEE 1394 Cables95................................................................................................................................................................
Comparing USB and IEEE 139496................................................................................................................................................................
Network99................................................................................................................................................................
Local Area Network (LAN)99................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)100................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)100................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN)100................................................................................................................................................................
Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX)101................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Network101................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Wired Network101................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Wireless Network102................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Internet Connection102................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Local Area Network103................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up a Wireless Local Area Network104................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Your Wireless Network Card105................................................................................................................................................................
Computrace111................................................................................................................................................................
About Computrace111................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Computrace112................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help on Computrace112................................................................................................................................................................
My Dell Downloads113................................................................................................................................................................
My Dell Support Center113................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading or Upgrading Dell Support Center113................................................................................................................................................................
PC Checkup Utilities114................................................................................................................................................................
Solution Station114................................................................................................................................................................
Solution Station Offerings115................................................................................................................................................................
Dell QuickSet116................................................................................................................................................................
Installation116................................................................................................................................................................
NVIDIA 3DTV Play116................................................................................................................................................................
D Games116................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Games in 3D116................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Shortcuts117................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts118................................................................................................................................................................
D Photos118................................................................................................................................................................
DellConnect118................................................................................................................................................................
Using DellConnect118................................................................................................................................................................
System – Windows 8123................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Backup and Recovery123................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Backup and Recovery - Windows 8123................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Backup and Recovery Basic – Windows 8124................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Backup and Recovery Professional – Windows 8125................................................................................................................................................................
System Recovery Media126................................................................................................................................................................
System Recovery Media – Windows 8126................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Media – Windows 8126................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Operating System127................................................................................................................................................................
System Restore127................................................................................................................................................................
About System Restore127................................................................................................................................................................
Starting System Restore128................................................................................................................................................................
Undoing the Last System Restore128................................................................................................................................................................
Dell DataSafe Local Backup129................................................................................................................................................................
About Dell DataSafe Local Backup129................................................................................................................................................................
Dell DataSafe Local Backup Basic130................................................................................................................................................................
Dell DataSafe Local Backup Professional130................................................................................................................................................................
About System Recovery Media131................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Computer Using System Recovery Media131................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Factory Image Restore132................................................................................................................................................................
About Dell Factory Image Restore132................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Dell Factory Image Restore132................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Disc133................................................................................................................................................................
About Operating System Disc133................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostics137................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-Boot System Assessment137................................................................................................................................................................
Invoking PSA137................................................................................................................................................................
Enhanced PSA138................................................................................................................................................................
Invoking ePSA138................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes139................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting140................................................................................................................................................................
Display Screen is Difficult to Read140................................................................................................................................................................
Laptop141................................................................................................................................................................
No Display on the Screen or Screen is Blank142................................................................................................................................................................
Intermittently143................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard143................................................................................................................................................................
Laptop Keyboard144................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup (BIOS)147................................................................................................................................................................
Entering System Setup (BIOS)147................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup Screens148................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Boot Sequence for the Current Boot149................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the Default Boot Sequence150................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing the BIOS150................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help and Contacting Dell155................................................................................................................................................................
Self-Help Options155................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing Windows Help and Support155................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell156................................................................................................................................................................
Before Calling Dell159................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Maintenance160................................................................................................................................................................
Ergonomic Instructions for Desktops160................................................................................................................................................................
Ergonomic Instructions for Laptops162................................................................................................................................................................
Dell and the Environment164................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Policy165................................................................................................................................................................
Contact Details for Regulatory Compliance Web site165................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Compliance Information165................................................................................................................................................................
Migration Tips166................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System166................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Methods167................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management167................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring the Power Settings168................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Quick Start Manual

Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Quick Start Manual (2 pages)

Quick Start Guide (PDF)  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptops | Size: 2.32 MB