Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook ?

Laptop just went off

\015 I have a inspiron 6400\015\012I was using it recently and all of a sudden the laptop just switched off!!!!\015\012Now i cant get it to switch back on! There is no power being taken at all this from the power cable and also the battery.\015\012i have had the laptop 2 1/2 years and havent had no problems with it before.\015\012I done some research and i read that the CPU and the Memory can be removed and can cause this problem due to oxidisation or a loose or dodgy conection?\015\012Have any body got any ideas on this? or has anyone got any info they can send in or reference me to so that i can remove the CPU myself etc.?\015

Answers :

Hi there.
Check the fuse in the plug before you take any drastic measures in disassembling the laptop to get to the CPU.
Post back if you have no joy

Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!!
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Inspiron 6400 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 :

Laptop does not power up or turn on anymore!

You seem to be in deep trouble.. It sure seems to be a motherboard issue. I will advise you to buy a new MBD. And to your relief, the data on harddrives will be "nil" affected by the motherboard change.There might be an easier ... Gateway MT6707 Notebook PC

HP Pavilion dv 9205 us tries to start up, screen stays black

THIS IS A LONG REPLY POST BE WARNED : HOWEVER IS LIKELY HELPFUL TO OTHERS WITH INTERMITTENT LCD / PORT ISSUES. MY STORY,... Hi all. Ok, i'm gonna chime in here on this. I have the HP DV9205us and i've returned my unit a total of three times. Ultimate ... HP Pavilion dv9205us Notebook

Re: Errors being experienced with the ACER ASPIRE 5100-5758, OS VISTA. Error dealing with BUS:06, DEVICE:04, FUNCTION:00 AND ON TO FUNCTION:03

Hi, Nice report. We don't see these too often. You've had quite a few tech inclined people on your machine. My first hunch was memory timings and that could still be the problem. However, there is also memory on the display ad ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook

Monitor / LCD screen unresponsive to computer.

Most laptops have vents on the bottom of the laptop and if these are restricted or blocked the CPU will overheat and a thermal shutdown will occur. The laptop will not boot up again until the CPU has cooled down, continual use of the laptop this way ... Compaq Presario Notebook


Hi,Try to remove the battery and connect your laptop directly to the power adapter. We need to rule out that there is nothing wrong with the power of your laptop. Now, if the laptop turns on with just the power adapter. turn it off and pl ... PC Laptops

Whilst in use went completly dead canot resart

Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Laptop screen flickered, went grey and now won't come on

The video chip is on the motherboard, would not be cost effective to replace, and the motherboard replacement would not be cheap. Get a quote first, they could charge for a quote and then offset it against the repair cost should you go ahead.\0 ... PC Laptops

Wireless button won't switch to on and i can't access web wirelessly. how to i repair this

Their is a possibility that your laptop went into a low power state, and someone accidentally switched the wireless switch off physically then powered back on. if this is the case the issue would be the laptop had a image of the files and how they we ... PC Laptops

I have a toshiba laptop computer satellite a215-s4807. I cannot get it to power on. The battery went completely dead and I plugged it in to charge. But it will not power on with it plugged into the wall. same as me i had my laptop plugged in the went and sat somewhere different unplugged my laptop then it would not charge again and the battery eventually went dead

Hi,\015\012\015\012certain laptops rely on a battery being present.\015\012Or a battery that holds charge.\015\012i,d suggest refering to the user manual, or go on-line to the manufacturers website.\015\012the laptop may ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

Touch pad hi please can someone help me. i have a hp compaq 6720s laptop. One day i turned the laptop on connect to the mains and the ac ad adapter went pop. Since then i have went out an bought a universal ac120w adapter. when i plug this adapter in the touch pad does not work. I have changed the voltage switch on the lead. If the mains are not pluged in then the touch pad works fine but soon as you plug the mains back in the touch pad stops working again. I have had the laptop in for repairs a

\015\012Here is some great source to solve any kinds of laptop's problem.» Hp Laptop's Solution»  ... HP Compaq 6720s Notebook

I am unable to get my Dell Laptop online anymore.

I had the same issue and I have only had the computer for like 2months..lucky for me I could call DELL and get it back working...I read through the above but really didnt see what the guy told me up there..or I missed it..Go to Wireless n ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Hdd password frozen on laptop These both worked. Thanks much to Eddie333 and howarthjd2. What I ended up doing was this: Note- I was not replacing the HDD, merely trying to reinstall WindowsXP, which could not find the drive. 1.) Installed test HDD- noted that it still said pass frozen. 2.) removed test HDD, went back into BIOS, restore defaults. Shutdown 3.) Installed test HDD, went into BIOS, set a password. Went back in to reset password, but before finishing, removed test HDD, and insert

If you download the sata drivers from the toshiba website for your specific laptop and then extract them and get nlite ( www.nliteos.com and slipstream the drivers into the xp disc you can then re install xp and it should allow you to boot. ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S5804 Notebook

Toshiba Qosmio E15-AV101 15' LCD screen went black

You-Tube video " ... Computer Monitors

Sharp Actius MM10 laptop just went dead

You could have a defective screen, either a faulty inverteror a CCFL lamp - follow this to determine the fault.Defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: \015\012\015\012Screen fla ... Sharp Actius MM10 Notebook

Compaq presario V2000 doesn't start

It sounds like one of the most frequent failure for a laptop, the plug on the back of your laptop is probably broken. Check if it's loose, try to move the plug until you get the orange light. If it's the case, someone need to resolder/replace the plu ... HP Compaq Presario V2000 Notebook

Acer Debug went blank screen as if dead.

You may have shorted something in the usb port. When the drive fell, did it's usb cord pull on the usb port on the laptop? If so, you may need a new mainboard. Try booting the laptop with the power cord plugged in and the battery removed. Also, do yo ... Acer Aspire 4315 Notebook

No connection with the DC Jack on Gateway 3550GZ

This is probably the part you need to replace. Mine went. You might just have a bad joint, which you may easily be able to re-solder. I wouldn't agree with ikkenom at all, don't go to a tech for a $100 laptop. They will easily charge you 25-100% ... Gateway 3550GZ Notebook

No sound ANYWHERE!

Go to the Acer WEB site then to their Support/Download page and download the audio driver and any other drivers you need for your model laptop. When you have downoladed the drivers, then run (double click) on the file to install.\015\012If you ... Acer Aspire 9300 Notebook

My NC-10 screen just went crazy. I can tap on the

You may have a defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: Screen flashes on and off or displays reddish pink hue. Picture stays on in red and slowly be come normal. Picture flickering with dim display or appear black. Picture ... Samsung PC Laptops

Cursor jumping, pages scrolling on own

... Compaq NX9005 (dk993ar) PC Notebook

Laptop will not power up at all from mains or battery power.

Hi Can u be more specific. ... HP Pavilion dv7-1130us laptop

Dell Inspiron adapter problem

Sounds to me like its a motherboard issue, especially with the randomness of everything and different adapters causing same issues. Get the motherboard replaced if the laptop is still under warranty. ... Dell Inspiron E1705, Intel Core 2 Duo T5300 , 17" WSXGA+ LCD, 1GB DDR2 SDRAM, 256MB ATI V... PC Notebook

My Acer Aspire 5610z laptop picture is breaking up + going blank

Replace the screen, you can download the pixel tester softwar to figure out if the screen is going bad. I'm pretty sure it is.\015\012\015\012If you change the inverter its either the onboard video card on your laptop (usually not replace ... Acer PC Laptops

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

My laptop's screen suddenly went white.

Laptop monitor switching 101: one of the F-* keys will have an icon on it representing a monitor screen. There is also an "fn" key. The appropriate F-* key while holding down the "fn" key will toggle between the laptop screen and the external. ... CMB T43 750 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: 0.5434 seconds