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DELL Inspiron 6000 Owner's Manual

DELL Inspiron 6000 Owner's Manual (126 pages)

Brand: DELL | Category: Laptop | Size: 15.24 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information9................................................................................................................................................................
Front View13................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side View17................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side View18................................................................................................................................................................
Back View19................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Internet Connection23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Cable24................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Usb Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices25................................................................................................................................................................
Surge Protectors25................................................................................................................................................................
Line Conditioners26................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supplies26................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Performance27................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Charge28................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Quickset Battery Meter28................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows Power Meter28................................................................................................................................................................
Charge Gauge28................................................................................................................................................................
Low-battery Warning28................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Storing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Using Cds And Dvds31................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Cds And Dvds31................................................................................................................................................................
Using Blank Cd-rs And Cd-rws32................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Tips32................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell Mediadirect33................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Tv Or Audio Device34................................................................................................................................................................
S-video Connection34................................................................................................................................................................
Composite Video Connection35................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Display Settings For A Tv37................................................................................................................................................................
Numeric Keypad39................................................................................................................................................................
Key Combinations40................................................................................................................................................................
System Functions40................................................................................................................................................................
Battery40................................................................................................................................................................
Display Functions40................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management41................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Functions41................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad42................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Touch Pad42................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Types43................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Blanks43................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Pc Cards43................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Pc Card43................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Pc Card Or Blank44................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Network Adapter47................................................................................................................................................................
Network Setup Wizard47................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Wireless Local Area Network48................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Your Network Type48................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics51................................................................................................................................................................
When To Use The Dell Diagnostics51................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Problems53................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Drive Problems54................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Problems55................................................................................................................................................................
E-mail, Modem, And Internet Problems55................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages56................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Device Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
Unexpected Characters59................................................................................................................................................................
Lockups And Software Problems59................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Does Not Start Up59................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Stops Responding60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Stops Responding60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Crashes Repeatedly60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Is Designed For An Earlier Windows Operating System60................................................................................................................................................................
A Solid Blue Screen Appears60................................................................................................................................................................
Other Software Problems61................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems62................................................................................................................................................................
Network Problems62................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems63................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems63................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems64................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Problems65................................................................................................................................................................
Sound And Speaker Problems66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Integrated Speakers66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From External Speakers66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Headphones67................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad Or Mouse Problems67................................................................................................................................................................
Video And Display Problems68................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Blank68................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Difficult To Read69................................................................................................................................................................
If Only Part Of The Display Is Readable69................................................................................................................................................................
Drivers69................................................................................................................................................................
What Is A Driver69................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Drivers70................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Drivers70................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Operating System71................................................................................................................................................................
Using Microsoft Windows Xp System Restore71................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell Pc Restore By Symantec73................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Software And Hardware Incompatibilities74................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin75................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools75................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off Your Computer75................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer76................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive77................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell79................................................................................................................................................................
Memory79................................................................................................................................................................
Modem82................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Mini Pci Card84................................................................................................................................................................
Coin-cell Battery85................................................................................................................................................................
Display86................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive88................................................................................................................................................................
Hinge Cover88................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard89................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications93................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Setup Program99................................................................................................................................................................
Overview99................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Setup Screen99................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup Screen99................................................................................................................................................................
Commonly Used Options100................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Technical Support Policy (u.s. Only)101................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of "dell-installed" Software And Peripherals101................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of "third-party" Software And Peripherals101................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Notices (u.s. Only)102................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Identification Information103................................................................................................................................................................
Macrovision Product Notice103................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell103................................................................................................................................................................
Index123................................................................................................................................................................

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Dell Inspiron 6000 Owner's Manual

Dell Inspiron 6000 Owner's Manual (124 pages)

Dell Inspiron Owner's Manual Model PP12L  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.85 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information9................................................................................................................................................................
Front View13................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side View17................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side View18................................................................................................................................................................
Back View19................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Internet Connection23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Cable24................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Usb Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices25................................................................................................................................................................
Surge Protectors25................................................................................................................................................................
Line Conditioners26................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supplies26................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Performance27................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Charge28................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Quickset Battery Meter28................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows Power Meter28................................................................................................................................................................
Charge Gauge28................................................................................................................................................................
Low-battery Warning29................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Storing A Battery30................................................................................................................................................................
Using Cds And Dvds31................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Cds And Dvds31................................................................................................................................................................
Using Blank Cd-rs And Cd-rws32................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Tips32................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell Mediadirect33................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Your Computer To A Tv Or Audio Device34................................................................................................................................................................
S-video Connection34................................................................................................................................................................
Composite Video Connection35................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Display Settings For A Tv37................................................................................................................................................................
Numeric Keypad39................................................................................................................................................................
Key Combinations40................................................................................................................................................................
System Functions40................................................................................................................................................................
Battery40................................................................................................................................................................
Display Functions40................................................................................................................................................................
Radios (including Wireless Networking And An Internal Card With Bluetooth ® Wireless Technology)40................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management40................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker Functions41................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad42................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Touch Pad42................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Types43................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Blanks43................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Pc Cards43................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Pc Card43................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Pc Card Or Blank45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Network Adapter47................................................................................................................................................................
Network Setup Wizard48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Wireless Local Area Network48................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Your Network Type48................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics51................................................................................................................................................................
When To Use The Dell Diagnostics51................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Problems53................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Drive Problems53................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Problems54................................................................................................................................................................
E-mail, Modem, And Internet Problems55................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages56................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Device Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard Problems58................................................................................................................................................................
Unexpected Characters59................................................................................................................................................................
Lockups And Software Problems59................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Does Not Start Up59................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Stops Responding60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Stops Responding60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Crashes Repeatedly60................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Is Designed For An Earlier Windows Operating System60................................................................................................................................................................
A Solid Blue Screen Appears60................................................................................................................................................................
Other Software Problems61................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems62................................................................................................................................................................
Network Problems62................................................................................................................................................................
Pc Card Problems63................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems63................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems64................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Problems65................................................................................................................................................................
Sound And Speaker Problems66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Integrated Speakers66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From External Speakers66................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Headphones67................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad Or Mouse Problems67................................................................................................................................................................
Video And Display Problems68................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Blank68................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Difficult To Read69................................................................................................................................................................
If Only Part Of The Display Is Readable69................................................................................................................................................................
Drivers69................................................................................................................................................................
What Is A Driver69................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Drivers70................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Drivers70................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Operating System71................................................................................................................................................................
Using Microsoft Windows Xp System Restore71................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell Pc Restore By Symantec73................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Software And Hardware Incompatibilities74................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin75................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools75................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off Your Computer75................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer76................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive77................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell79................................................................................................................................................................
Memory79................................................................................................................................................................
Modem82................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Mini Pci Card84................................................................................................................................................................
Coin-cell Battery86................................................................................................................................................................
Display87................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive88................................................................................................................................................................
Hinge Cover89................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard90................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications93................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Setup Program99................................................................................................................................................................
Overview99................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Setup Screen99................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup Screen99................................................................................................................................................................
Commonly Used Options99................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Technical Support Policy (u.s. Only)101................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of "dell-installed" Software And Peripherals101................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of "third-party" Software And Peripherals101................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Notices (u.s. Only)101................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Identification Information102................................................................................................................................................................
Macrovision Product Notice103................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell103................................................................................................................................................................
Index121................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Inspiron 6000 Service Manual

Dell Inspiron 6000 Service Manual (46 pages)

Service Manual  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.5 MB
Table of contents
Before You Begin2................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing To Work Inside The Computer2................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools3................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Orientation3................................................................................................................................................................
Screw Identification3................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios5................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Card6................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Card7................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Coin-cell Battery8................................................................................................................................................................
Microprocessor Module9................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Microprocessor Module9................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Microprocessor Module10................................................................................................................................................................
Display Assembly11................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Assembly11................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Assembly12................................................................................................................................................................
Display Bezel12................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Bezel12................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Bezel13................................................................................................................................................................
Display Panel13................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Panel13................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Panel14................................................................................................................................................................
Display Latch15................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Latch15................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Latch15................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Fan17................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Fan18................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive19................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Drive19................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive19................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell20................................................................................................................................................................
Hinge Cover21................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hinge Cover21................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hinge Cover21................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard22................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Keyboard22................................................................................................................................................................
Mini Pci Card26................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Mini Pci Card26................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Mini Pci Card27................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive28................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Optical Drive28................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Optical Drive28................................................................................................................................................................
Palm Rest29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Palm Rest29................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Palm Rest30................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Connector31................................................................................................................................................................
Video Connector31................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Connector32................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Speakers33................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Speakers34................................................................................................................................................................
System Board35................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The System Board35................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The System Board36................................................................................................................................................................
System Components37................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Microprocessor Thermal-cooling Assembly38................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Module41................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Module41................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Memory Module41................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Modem43................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Modem43................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents46................................................................................................................................................................

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