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Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Manual

Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Manual (168 pages)

Me and My Dell  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | 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................................................................................................................................................................

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Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Owner's Manual

Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Owner's Manual (94 pages)

Owners Manual  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 2.99 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin7................................................................................................................................................................
Turn Off Your Computer And Connected Devices7................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Instructions7................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools8................................................................................................................................................................
After Working Inside Your Computer9................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery11................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure11................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery13................................................................................................................................................................
Postrequisites13................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Memory Module(s)15................................................................................................................................................................
Prerequisites15................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Memory Module(s)17................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Optical-drive Assembly19................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Optical-drive Assembly21................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard-drive Assembly23................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard-drive Assembly25................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard27................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Keyboard29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Palm-rest31................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Palm-rest35................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Wireless Mini-card37................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Wireless Mini-card39................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The I/o Board41................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The I/o Board43................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The System Board45................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The System Board49................................................................................................................................................................
Entering The Service Tag In System Setup49................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Coin-cell Battery51................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Coin-cell Battery53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Heat-sink55................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Heat-sink57................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Fan59................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Fan61................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Speakers63................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Speakers67................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Assembly69................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Assembly73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Bezel75................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Bezel77................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Hinges79................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Hinges81................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Panel83................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Panel87................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Camera Module89................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Camera Module91................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios93................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Quick Start Manual

Dell Inspiron 15 3521 Quick Start Manual (2 pages)

Dell Inspiron 15 Notebook PC Quick Start Guide  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 0.23 MB

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