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Dell Inspirion Owner's Manual

Dell Inspirion Owner's Manual (149 pages)

Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.88 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents4................................................................................................................................................................
Caution: Safety Instructions10................................................................................................................................................................
Safety: Power11................................................................................................................................................................
Safety: Emc Instructions12................................................................................................................................................................
Safety: Ergonomic Computing Habits13................................................................................................................................................................
Safety: Battery Disposal14................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information For Your Computer16................................................................................................................................................................
A Tour Of Your Computer20................................................................................................................................................................
Front View20................................................................................................................................................................
Left View23................................................................................................................................................................
Right View25................................................................................................................................................................
Back View26................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View30................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet32................................................................................................................................................................
Modem And Internet Connection Problems33................................................................................................................................................................
E-mail Problems35................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer36................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Usb Printer37................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems38................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices39................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supplies40................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Performance42................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Charge43................................................................................................................................................................
Charge Gauge44................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Battery45................................................................................................................................................................
Storing A Battery47................................................................................................................................................................
About The Module Bay50................................................................................................................................................................
Is Turned Off51................................................................................................................................................................
Removing And Installing Devices While The Computer Is Running52................................................................................................................................................................
Numeric Keypad54................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Shortcuts55................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Functions56................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad57................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Touch Pad58................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard Problems59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Cds And Dvds60................................................................................................................................................................
If You Cannot Play A Cd, Cd-rw, Or Dvd61................................................................................................................................................................
If You Cannot Eject The Cd, Cd-rw, Or Dvd Drive Tray63................................................................................................................................................................
Sound And Speaker Problems64................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Cds And Dvds65................................................................................................................................................................
Using Blank Cd-rs And Cd-rws66................................................................................................................................................................
S-video Connection67................................................................................................................................................................
Composite Video Connection69................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Display Settings For A Television71................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Network Adapter72................................................................................................................................................................
Network Setup Wizard73................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Your Network Type74................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Network Without Security-related Requirements78................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Network With Wired Equivalent Protocol (wep Security Requirements79................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages82................................................................................................................................................................
Video And Display Problems83................................................................................................................................................................
If Only Part Of The Display Is Readable84................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Problems86................................................................................................................................................................
If You Have Problems With A Hard Drive87................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems88................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Stops Responding89................................................................................................................................................................
If Your Dellâ„¢ Computer Gets Wet90................................................................................................................................................................
If You Drop Or Damage Your Computer91................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Drivers And Utilities92................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Software And Hardware Incompatibilities94................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Restore Point95................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics96................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin98................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Windows Xp99................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Memory104................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Mini Pci Card108................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive110................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell112................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard113................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetoothâ„¢ Card115................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications118................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Setup Program124................................................................................................................................................................
Commonly Used Options125................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Printer Modes126................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell128................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Notices144................................................................................................................................................................
Nom Information (mexico Only)145................................................................................................................................................................
Index146................................................................................................................................................................

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Dell Inspirion Setup Manual

Dell Inspirion Setup Manual (86 pages)

Dell Laptop Setup Guide  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.32 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents5................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Inspiron Laptop7................................................................................................................................................................
Before Setting Up Your Computer7................................................................................................................................................................
Connect The Ac Adapter8................................................................................................................................................................
Connect The Network Cable (optional)9................................................................................................................................................................
Press The Power Button10................................................................................................................................................................
Set Up Microsoft Windows11................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Or Disable Wireless (optional)12................................................................................................................................................................
Connect To The Internet (optional)14................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Inspiron Laptop18................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side Features18................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side Features20................................................................................................................................................................
Front Side Features22................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Base Features26................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad Gestures28................................................................................................................................................................
Media Controls30................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Optical Drive32................................................................................................................................................................
Display Features34................................................................................................................................................................
Removing And Replacing The Battery36................................................................................................................................................................
Software Features38................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Dock41................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems42................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes42................................................................................................................................................................
Network Problems43................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems43................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems45................................................................................................................................................................
Lockups And Software Problems46................................................................................................................................................................
Using Support Tools49................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Support Center49................................................................................................................................................................
System Messages50................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Troubleshooter51................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics51................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Operating System55................................................................................................................................................................
System Restore56................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Datasafe Local Backup57................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Factory Image Restore59................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Reinstallation61................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help64................................................................................................................................................................
Service65................................................................................................................................................................
Dellconnect65................................................................................................................................................................
Online Services66................................................................................................................................................................
Automated Order-status Service67................................................................................................................................................................
Product Information67................................................................................................................................................................
Warranty Or For Credit68................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call69................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell71................................................................................................................................................................
Resources72................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Specifications74................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix79................................................................................................................................................................
Macrovision Product Notice79................................................................................................................................................................
Mexican Standard (only For Mexico)80................................................................................................................................................................
Index81................................................................................................................................................................

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