If you experience a problem with your computer,
you can complete the following steps to
diagnose and troubleshoot the problem:
See "Solving Problems" on page
information and procedures that pertain to
the problem your computer is experiencing.
See "Dell Diagnostics" on page
procedures on how to run Dell Diagnostics.
Fill out the "Diagnostic Checklist" on
Use Dell's extensive suite of online services
available at Dell Support (support.dell.com)
for help with installation and troubleshooting
procedures. See "Online Services" on
page 38 for a more extensive list of Dell
If the preceding steps have not resolved the
problem, see "Before You Call" on page 40
and then "Contacting Dell" on page 41.
NOTE: Call Dell Support from a telephone
near or at the computer so that the support
staff can assist you with any necessary
NOTE: Dell's Express Service Code system
may not be available in all countries.
When prompted by Dell's automated telephone
system, enter your Express Service Code to
route the call directly to the proper support
personnel. If you do not have an Express
Service Code, open the Dell Accessories folder,
double-click the Express Service Code icon, and
follow the directions.
NOTE: Some of the services mentioned
below are not always available in all
locations outside the continental U.S.
Call your local Dell representative for
information on availability.