Dell™ Inspiron™ 500m Service Manual
Before You Begin
Preparing to Work Inside the Computer
Memory Module, Mini PCI Card, and Devices
Mini PCI Card
Color Insert Cover
Display Assembly and Display Latch
Microprocessor Thermal-Cooling Assembly
Flashing the BIOS
Pin Assignments for I/O Connectors
S-Video TV-Out Connector
Notes, Notices, and Cautions
A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make better use of your computer.
A NOTICE indicates either potential damage to hardware or loss of data and tells you how to avoid the problem.
A CAUTION indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.
Information in this document is subject to change without notice.
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April 2003 Rev. A00