Having problems with your Dell desktop and monitor -Inspiron 530-Intel?® CoreTM2 Duo Processor E4600 ?

Restarts or reboots screen reads "diskett 0 drive failure"

\015 1. I have a 1 year old Dell Inspiron Computer as of 3.22.08\015\012I don't know when it happened but I restarted the computer one day last week and on a black screen read "diskett 0 drive failure". What happened. What can I do if anything?\015\012 2. Around the same time I notice an icon on the lower bottom of my computer screen has a picture of a speaker with a red X on it and when I place the cursor on it; it reads "No Audio Output Device is installed" when only moments ago I was listening to jazz music via computer. What happened? What can I do if anything?\015\0123. What is the correct "resolution" setting for 17" LCD Monitor that came with the Dell Inspiron 530 computer; which is NO longer under warranty?\015

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1024 X 768 is the ideal setting for a 17" Monitor. Are you still getting sound output despite the error message? If no sound then your integrated sound card has failed, you will have to install anew one in the PCI Slot, otherwise forget about the warning & keep listening. You could try visiting the Official website to see if any driver updates have been released till date and refresh the drivers(sound) installation...............sodeep
PS: Check your Floppy drive? If not working simply disconnect and likewise in the BIOS if REQUIRED.
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