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Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Owner's Manual

Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Owner's Manual (204 pages)

Dell Laptop User Manual  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 11.76 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information13................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer19................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Internet19................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Internet Connection20................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Information To A New Computer21................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Printer21................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Cable21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Usb Printer22................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices23................................................................................................................................................................
Surge Protectors23................................................................................................................................................................
Line Conditioners23................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supplies24................................................................................................................................................................
About Your Computer25................................................................................................................................................................
Front View25................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side View31................................................................................................................................................................
Right Side View32................................................................................................................................................................
Back View34................................................................................................................................................................
Bottom View36................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Keyboard And Touchpad39................................................................................................................................................................
Numeric Keypad39................................................................................................................................................................
Key Combinations39................................................................................................................................................................
System Functions39................................................................................................................................................................
Display Functions39................................................................................................................................................................
Battery39................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management40................................................................................................................................................................
Dell™ Quickset Key Combinations40................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Keyboard Settings40................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad41................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Touch Pad42................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Display43................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Brightness43................................................................................................................................................................
Switching The Video Image From Your Computer Display To A Projector43................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Display Resolution And Refresh Rate44................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Battery45................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Performance45................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Battery Charge46................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Quickset Battery Meter46................................................................................................................................................................
Charge Gauge47................................................................................................................................................................
Low-battery Warning48................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Battery Power48................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Power Management Settings48................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Sleep Power State49................................................................................................................................................................
Charging The Battery49................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery50................................................................................................................................................................
Storing A Battery51................................................................................................................................................................
Using Multimedia53................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Media53................................................................................................................................................................
Playing Media Using Dell Travel Remote54................................................................................................................................................................
Blu-ray Disc™ (bd) Media56................................................................................................................................................................
Using Blank Cd, Dvd, And Bd Media57................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Tips58................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Volume59................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Picture60................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell Mediadirect60................................................................................................................................................................
Audio Device61................................................................................................................................................................
Hdmi63................................................................................................................................................................
S-video And Standard Audio64................................................................................................................................................................
Component Video And Standard Audio65................................................................................................................................................................
Composite Video And Standard Audio67................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Display Settings For A Tv69................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Camera71................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Camera's Help File71................................................................................................................................................................
Manually Adjusting The Camera Settings72................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Picture Or A Video72................................................................................................................................................................
Using Expresscards73................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard Blanks73................................................................................................................................................................
Installing An Expresscard74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing An Expresscard Or Blank74................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Card Reader75................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Card Blanks75................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Memory Card75................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Memory Card Or Blank76................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up And Using Networks77................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting A Network Or Broadband Modem Cable77................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Network In The Microsoft Windows Vista™ Operating System78................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Local Area Network (wlan)78................................................................................................................................................................
Wlan Connection78................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Your Wireless Network Card78................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Router And A Broadband Modem79................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Wlan81................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Broadband Wireless Wide Area Network (wwan)82................................................................................................................................................................
Mobile Broadband Network Connection83................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Your Dell Mobile Broadband Card83................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To A Mobile Broadband Network84................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling/disabling The Dell Mobile Broadband Card85................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Wi-fi Catcher™ Network Locator85................................................................................................................................................................
Securing Your Computer87................................................................................................................................................................
Security Cable Lock87................................................................................................................................................................
Passwords88................................................................................................................................................................
Fingerprint Reader88................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Tracking Software89................................................................................................................................................................
If Your Computer Is Lost Or Stolen89................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting91................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Technical Update Service91................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics91................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Support Center95................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Support 396................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Pc Tune-up97................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Pc Checkup97................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Network Assistant98................................................................................................................................................................
Dellconnect98................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Problems99................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive Problems99................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Problems100................................................................................................................................................................
E-mail, Modem, And Internet Problems100................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages102................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard Problems107................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394 Device Problems107................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems108................................................................................................................................................................
External Keyboard Problems108................................................................................................................................................................
Unexpected Characters109................................................................................................................................................................
Lockups And Software Problems109................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Does Not Start109................................................................................................................................................................
The Computer Stops Responding109................................................................................................................................................................
A Program Stops Responding Or Crashes Repeatedly110................................................................................................................................................................
A Solid Blue Screen Appears110................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Mediadirect Problems110................................................................................................................................................................
Other Software Problems111................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems112................................................................................................................................................................
Network Problems112................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems113................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems115................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Problems115................................................................................................................................................................
Sound And Speaker Problems116................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Integrated Speakers116................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From External Speakers116................................................................................................................................................................
No Sound From Headphones117................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Control Problems117................................................................................................................................................................
Touch Pad Or Mouse Problems118................................................................................................................................................................
Video And Display Problems118................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Blank119................................................................................................................................................................
If The Display Is Difficult To Read119................................................................................................................................................................
If Only Part Of The Display Is Readable120................................................................................................................................................................
Drivers120................................................................................................................................................................
What Is A Driver120................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Drivers121................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Drivers And Utilities121................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Software And Hardware Problems In The Windows Vista™ Operating System123................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System124................................................................................................................................................................
Using Windows Vista System Restore125................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Operating System Media128................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Replacing Parts131................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin131................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools131................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off Your Computer131................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer132................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive133................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Drive134................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive135................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell135................................................................................................................................................................
Center Control Cover And Hinge Covers136................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Center Control Cover And Hinge Covers136................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Center Control Cover And Hinge Covers138................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard138................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard139................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Keyboard140................................................................................................................................................................
Memory140................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Memory Module140................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Memory Module142................................................................................................................................................................
Subscriber Identity Module144................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Mini Cards144................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Wlan Card145................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wlan Card146................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Mobile Broadband Or Wwan Card147................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wwan Card149................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Cache Module149................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Fcm149................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Fcm150................................................................................................................................................................
Bluetooth ® Wireless Technology151................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Card151................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Card152................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling With Your Computer153................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Your Computer153................................................................................................................................................................
Packing The Computer153................................................................................................................................................................
Travel Tips154................................................................................................................................................................
Traveling By Air154................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help155................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Assistance155................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support And Customer Service156................................................................................................................................................................
Online Services156................................................................................................................................................................
Autotech Service157................................................................................................................................................................
Automated Order-status Service157................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Your Order157................................................................................................................................................................
Product Information157................................................................................................................................................................
Returning Items For Warranty Repair Or Credit158................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call158................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell160................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications161................................................................................................................................................................
Using The System Setup Program171................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Setup Screen172................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup Screen172................................................................................................................................................................
Commonly Used Options172................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Your Computer174................................................................................................................................................................
Computer, Keyboard, And Display174................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse175................................................................................................................................................................
Media175................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Technical Support Policy (u.s. Only)176................................................................................................................................................................
Definition Of "dell-installed" Software And Peripherals177................................................................................................................................................................
Peripherals177................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Notice (u.s. Only)177................................................................................................................................................................
Macrovision Product Notice178................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows Operating System179................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary179................................................................................................................................................................
Index197................................................................................................................................................................

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Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Service Manual

Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Service Manual (118 pages)

Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.49 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin9................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer10................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive13................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive15................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell16................................................................................................................................................................
Memory17................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Dimm A Memory Module19................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Dimm B Memory Module20................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Dimm B Memory Module22................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Thermal-cooling Assembly25................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Processor Thermal-cooling Assembly28................................................................................................................................................................
Processor31................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Processor32................................................................................................................................................................
Communication Cards35................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Wlan Card36................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wlan Card38................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Mobile Broadband Or Wwan Card39................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wwan Card41................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Cache Module Or Ultra Wide Band42................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Fcm Or Uwb43................................................................................................................................................................
Hinge Covers And Center Control Cover45................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hinge Covers And Center Control Cover47................................................................................................................................................................
Technology49................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Card50................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Latch Assembly51................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Latch Assembly52................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard55................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Keyboard56................................................................................................................................................................
Button Board59................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Button Board60................................................................................................................................................................
Display Assembly63................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Assembly67................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Bezel68................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Bezel69................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Panel70................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Camera73................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Lcd Camera74................................................................................................................................................................
Palm Rest75................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Palm Rest79................................................................................................................................................................
Biometric Module81................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Biometric Module82................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive83................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Optical Drive84................................................................................................................................................................
Speaker85................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Speaker86................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Cage89................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive Cage90................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard Reader93................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Expresscard Reader94................................................................................................................................................................
System Board95................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The System Board96................................................................................................................................................................
S-video Board99................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The S-video Board100................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Sniffer Board103................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Wireless Sniffer Board104................................................................................................................................................................
Charger Board105................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Charger Board107................................................................................................................................................................
Coin-cell Battery109................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Coin-cell Battery110................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios113................................................................................................................................................................
Pin Assignments For I/o Connectors115................................................................................................................................................................
S-video Tv-out Connector116................................................................................................................................................................
Hdmi Connector117................................................................................................................................................................
Ieee 1394a Connector118................................................................................................................................................................
Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Service Manual

Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Service Manual (61 pages)

Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 1.66 MB
Table of contents
Battery Latch Assembly2................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Battery Latch Assembly2................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Battery Latch Assembly2................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin4................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools4................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off Your Computer4................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer4................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios8................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios From A Cd8................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing The Bios From The Hard Drive8................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Card9................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Card9................................................................................................................................................................
Button Board10................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Button Board10................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Button Board10................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Camera12................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Lcd Camera12................................................................................................................................................................
Charger Board14................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Charger Board14................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Coin-cell Battery16................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Processor18................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Processor18................................................................................................................................................................
Display Assembly22................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Assembly22................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Assembly24................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Bezel24................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Bezel24................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Display Panel24................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Display Panel25................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive27................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Drive27................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive28................................................................................................................................................................
Returning A Hard Drive To Dell28................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hard Drive Cage29................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hard Drive Cage29................................................................................................................................................................
Hinge Covers And Center Control Cover31................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Hinge Covers And Center Control Cover31................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Hinge Covers And Center Control Cover32................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Keyboard33................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Keyboard33................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Dimm A Memory Module35................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Dimm A Memory Module36................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Dimm B Memory Module36................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Dimm B Memory Module37................................................................................................................................................................
Communication Cards39................................................................................................................................................................
Subscriber Identity Module39................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Mini Cards39................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Wlan Card39................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wlan Card40................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Mobile Broadband Or Wwan Card41................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Wwan Card42................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive44................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Optical Drive44................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Optical Drive44................................................................................................................................................................
Palm Rest46................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Palm Rest46................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Palm Rest47................................................................................................................................................................
Expresscard Reader49................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Expresscard Reader49................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Connector50................................................................................................................................................................
Video Connector50................................................................................................................................................................
Wireless Sniffer Board55................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Speaker57................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Speaker57................................................................................................................................................................
System Board59................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The System Board59................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The System Board60................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents61................................................................................................................................................................

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Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Setup Manual

Dell M1530 - XPS laptop. TUXEDO Setup Manual (2 pages)

Dell XPS M1530 Laptop Setup guide  
Brand: Dell | Category: Laptop | Size: 0.82 MB

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