Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop Jet Black ?

My dell laptop keeps freezing. I turn it on and it starts up just fine but when i start doing things on it like opening internet explorer or anything it freezes, for no apparent reason, I then do a hard shut down wait ten seconds and turn the computer on again. When I turn it on i choose the decision run windows normally and it will start setting up and then the screen will go all black and say it needs to check the disk, i will let check the disk and it comes up with no problems.I have tried an


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This may be a heat issue. First blow and vacuum out as much dust as you can from the area around the vents. (Opening a laptop to clean is doable but not always easy since you need to get the dust away from the CPU and memory. See the service manuals for the section on getting at the internal parts.) Make sure the laptop is not on a soft surface that will plug the vents; better is to have it at a slight angle (a laptop stand with fans is an option). Find a way to show the internal temperature of your compontents. In XP I liked Everest from Lavalys (it gave CPU temp and hard drive temp since my computer had those sensors). I haven't found a new one in Win7.

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells
(doing a hard shut-down always triggers the disk check in case the head hit the disc with the sudden power fluctuation)
Try booting in Safe Mode with network. If it runs properly you have a driver conflict. Try this registry cleaner to see if it is a registry issue. http://www.filehippo.com/download_ccleaner. If it still will freeze up in Safe Mode then you definitely have a hard drive issue. Back up your files and format the hard drive and load a fresh copy of your software. I use KillDisk to do a low level format. The low level will set the drive to it's original spec from the factory. Download KillDisk Suite (Free)v.5.1-. download here http://www.killdisk.com/downloadfree.htm. Then you will need to Fdisk the hard drive and high level format, which is just a normal format. There is a chance your drive is faulty as well, but try these steps to bring the drive back to original specs. Another good tool for Dell laptops to keep them from overheating is this software. http://www.diefer.de/i8kfan/. I would install this after redoing the hard drive. For antivirus use AVG Free. http://free.avg.com/us-en/download?prd=afg. I use it on all my computer's (10) and it is great. I did upgrade to the full version because it is so good.
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\015\012P.S. You should try swapping your memory around one chip at a time as memory can also cause this issue. Good Luck and hope this helps you. Phil
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