Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook ?

Laptop turns of after booting

\015 After my laptop is done booting it automatically turns off.I don't think it has a short circuit do you think its something with windows?\015

Answers :

Most likely its a faulty ram memory.

Turn on your laptop, press F12 few times, when options comes up, pick Diagnostics and run all tests.

It can't be easier with Dell laptops.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Computer ranbdomly shuts down


Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook

Laptop crashes shortly after boot, power light rapidly blinks red.


Its late, so just to make sure I'm not brain-dead basically your laptop runs fine as long as its powered by the AC adaptor but dies fairly quickly while running via battery. \015\012\015\012This is very typical of a battery that will no longer hold a ... Medion (40010998)

Can't boot up laptop


If your Usb port works, then the mobo is working, so possible graphics problem.\015\012\015\012Try booting up in safe mode(normally pressing F8) on boot up then highlight 'start windows in safe mode', to see if Windows will load with only minimal dri ... Compaq Presario 2140US Notebook

Acer aspire 7520 after bios update computer is not turing on


Hi,It's my understanding from your post that you have updated your BIOS and now the computer is not displaying anything on screen.Remove AC power and the battery from the laptop. Hold down the power button for 30 seconds. Return jus ... PC Laptops

Sony Vaio laptop vgn-fs640-w problems


That happenedto me one time but i pressed the either the S1 or S2 button right bellow the speakers and the screen came back on. \015\012\015\012Reply if this works for you, if not... Im sorry. ... PC Laptops

Laptop turns on and off, no display


This could be caused by a couple of causes, the most popular are Malware attacks and Overheating issues with the processor. Just remember though that there could be permanent damage to the motherboard and no fix except replacement is going to work. I ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Laptop IBM ThinkPad. Black screen. Short beeps: 1+3+3+1


Hello,You can try the following steps: 1. Unplug the power from the laptop and remove the battery then press the power button of the laptop for 15 seconds2. Put the battery back in, turn on the laptop without plugg ... IBM ThinkPad T23 2647 Notebook

Laptop booting problem


Power On issues has to do with your battery or power pack. Your CPU Fan needs to get power from the Power Pack or batteries to come on\015\012\015\012Follow this tests to ascertain which could be the probelm.\015\012\015\012Ta ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)


The 'click' sound you hear when your computer goes off is the hard drive head parking itself.  It does this whenever the machine shuts down to prevent damage.As for the problem itself, I believe your computer is overheating.  Th ... Acer TravelMate 290LCi Notebook

Can't boot up laptop


Problem with ur memory(RAM) ... Gateway 450SX4 Notebook

PXE-E61 Media Test Failure PXE-M0F Exiting PXE ROM


The laptop not recognizing the boot devices except the network boot that it found but there was no connection so it exit the pxe rom. first you need to open up the laptop and see what is running around inside maybe metal and your in for trouble if it ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook

Dell latitude d510 laptop


My guess is that when you are booting, the system tries and fails to communicate with a critical device, or some settings in the system BIOS are incorrect. First, make sure you have removed anything extra that is not part of the laptop; slide-in car ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Freezing - Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop


So, you post a message like a telegram. "freezing". since you never\015\012mentioned any other details, i have no option to assume that its a dell\015\012some laptop. the solution which i am writing is universal and applies\015\012to all the laptops. ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop

I have tried everything to turn my laptop on even battery out and plugged in it wont turn on help me please!!!


I recommend you to try checking with your adapter and external power source.\015\012If the laptop turns on but the screen is blank or no display, then the issue can be even due to corrupted display drivers.\015\012\015\012If the lap ... PC Laptops

MEDION MD96640 - plugged in, not charging


Hi,There is a possibility that the battery is defective.Turn the laptop off and remove the battery and AC power. Clean the brass contacts on the battery and the laptop.Plug in AC power only, boot the laptop up without the batt ... PC Laptops

Vaio fj270 wont boot to windows stuck with a blinking underscore


Hello and thank you for using Fixya!\015\012\015\012First, check and make sure there are no CD's in the CDrom player. Also, check an make sure there is no external storage devices, such as a flash drive, external, etc.\015\012 ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook

Dell XPS M1330 laptop doesn't boot just shows colored lines...


Multiple problem issue going on here, with the screen having those lines popping up the way it is, the screen is definitely going to need to be replaced.Hard drive is a more touchy issue. Not sure if you put a new one or a refurhbished o ... Dell XPS M1330 Notebook

Massive series of problems with IBM Thinkpad


Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/addon/daughter cards....plz do check the following as in order:..the Hardwa ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2897 Notebook

Acer 290 notebook can't boot up and keep restart after detect CDROM and Harddisk. Press F2 or F12 also can't go to bios..Put the Recover disk/boot disk, it boot up halfway and then restart again.


I have exactly the same problem and that is why i am on fixya looking for an answer ....the problem is when i turn my laptop on ..it shows acer logo during POST and then restarts again ....i tried pressing f2 to go to system settings but system setti ... Acer TravelMate 290 Notebook

Computer does not turn on


No power or computer does not turn on.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Additional information to why you may be recieving now power from the computer and/or why ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

Laptop powers down 5 seconds after turning on


Straight forward method would be to download Microsoft Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset from microsoft.com, write it to a bootable CD. Make your Laptop bootable from CD drive (ie. is change the sequence of booting. At present it will be booting from ... PC Laptops

Cannot start up the laptop


Hi there.That really quick flash of a blue screen is the blue screen of death and there is a possibility that the error could be memory related.What you have to do is remove and clean the system memory and the slots the memory goes into. ... Toshiba Satellite A105-S171 Notebook

My asus laptop will turn on but not boot up, the screen just stays black but the green lights come on what do i do?


I have the same problem. I've tried "reset the memory chips (try booting just one single chip in one slot, if that doesn't work switch the module to the other slot)" but the problem still persists. im devastated because i've taken good care of my lap ... ASUS F3T-AP042C Notebook

Computer turns on, wont load windows, then goes to a blank screen


When a PC boots first it checks all of the hardware to ensure all is working properly. The stage two of that is turning it over to the operating system. When it is turned over to the operating system the first thing it looks for is the Master Boot Re ... Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

Wireless Switch My laptop is a Presario2100 (not a 2100T). I have had it for just over three years. Naturally, 2 months after the warranty ran out, something stopped working on my computer. My wireless switch will not turn on. It probably isn't a card problem, because it will not even turn on enough to tell me whether or not it senses wireless networks. Instead, the switch itself seems to be broken because I push the button on the front right corner, and absolutely nothing happens. Is ther


From your description I agree, its probably a damaged switch. I never recommend anyone taking apart a laptop unless they are a mechanical whiz, have experience with laptop disassembly or can afford to break it beyond using. \015\012\015\012As far as ... Compaq Presario 2100T Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.6429 seconds