Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook ?

Communication port I can't get my port working I had tried trying diffirent kind of com port, they had a yellow exclamation symbols on all of them. Please help!


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Try to update the drivers from device manager it ll search for the drivers online and may be it might be able to update the drivers by itself ...
And if u have the drivers then:-
\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\0121.\015\012Click Start, right-click My Computer, and then click Properties.\015\012\015\0122.\015\012In the System Properties dialog box, click the Hardware tab, and then click Device Manager.\015\012\015\0123.\015\012For each device, use the following steps to verify that it is using a Windows XP-compatible driver.NOTE: To narrow down the search, begin with devices that have been disabled. A disabled device has its icon overlaid with a red X.

\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012a. \015\012Double-click the device name to open the device Properties dialog box, and then click the Driver tab.\015\012\015\012b. \015\012Examine the driver version. All Windows XP drivers should be version 5.1.2600 or later.\015\012\015\012c. \015\012If\015\012you are not sure about the displayed version, examine the driver date.\015\012Drivers created before the year 2001 may not be compatible with Windows\015\012XP.\015\012\015\0124.\015\012After you identify an outdated device driver that may be causing the problem, follow these steps to update the driver:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012a. \015\012Insert your Windows XP CD into the CD-ROM drive. If Setup starts automatically, quit it.\015\012\015\012b. \015\012In the device Properties dialog box, click Update Driver to start the Hardware Update Wizard.\015\012\015\012c. \015\012Click Install from a list or specific location (Advanced), and then click Next.\015\012\015\012d. \015\012Click to select the Include this location in the search box, and then type your CD-ROM drive letter in the space below. For example, type D:.\015\012\015\012e. \015\012Click Next.\015\012\015\012f. \015\012Follow the on-screen instructions to finish updating the driver.\015\012\015\0125.\015\012Restart your computer if prompted.
U need to install the drivers from the blue cd that says dell drivers and utilities
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