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Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523

We have 2 Dell Inspiron 15Z 5523 manuals available for free PDF download: Manual, Quick Start Manual

  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
    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 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................................................................................................................................................................
    Advantages of DisplayPort93................................................................................................................................................................
    HDMI93................................................................................................................................................................
    Advantages of HDMI93................................................................................................................................................................
    eSATA Connector94................................................................................................................................................................
    S/PDIF94................................................................................................................................................................
    IEEE 139494................................................................................................................................................................
    Types of IEEE 1394 Cables95................................................................................................................................................................
    Comparing USB and IEEE 139496................................................................................................................................................................
    Network99................................................................................................................................................................
    Local Area Network (LAN)99................................................................................................................................................................
    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................................................................................................................................................................
    To set up WLAN103................................................................................................................................................................
    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................................................................................................................................................................
    Dell Backup and Recovery123................................................................................................................................................................
    Dell Backup and Recovery - Windows 8123................................................................................................................................................................
    System Recovery Media126................................................................................................................................................................
    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................................................................................................................................................................
    Transfer Methods167................................................................................................................................................................
    Power Management167................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring the Power Settings168................................................................................................................................................................