Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 9300 Notebook ?

When I boot up my laptop Dell Inspiron 9300, during the POST test, I get a blinking cursor at the upper left hand of the screen. It just stays there, I have to turn off the laptop and turn it on and press F12 for boot options. I select CD/DVD drive and then it will boot to the hard drive and Windows comes up. Any other time when I boot up, it get the same thing just about everytime. I have had this problem since it was new, but has been doing this intermittently.


Answers :

Hello there If you have tried to boot ot cmos and set to failsafe settings and reboot than the only thing that i can see is this There seems to be issue with this particular make/model. Bad motherboards...so I read. Dont use the laptop battery, plug it into the wall outlet. If\015\012your using Windows XP place your windows cd in the cd rom and boot to\015\012it. You may need to change the boot sequence in the BIOS. 1. Boot off of a Windows XP CD. Press R to get to the recovery console. 2.\015\012Press 1 to log onto Windows then press Enter. You will need the\015\012administrative password to get into to command prompt. If the\015\012administrator password was blank press enter. 3. Type: chkdsk /r 4. When the disk check is done type: Exit 5. Take the Windows XP CD out. Windows should start normally. ok so please try these solutions and you may want to contact dell tech support also just for safe measures best regards michael
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