Having problems with your Dell Inspiron E1505 Notebook ?

I have a Dell inspiron E1505 and after a systems restart and a xp os update with a dell update using my service tag my media short cut keys in the front are not working. The volume keys bring up the volume level in the bottem right corner I can control the volume from the task bar but the media keys are missing something. Any help?


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U will have to download a seperate driver for your keyboard..........just fine the model of your keyboard and do a search for the driver
You need to update the dell quickset installed on your computer. have you had reinstalled your operating sytem previously?. if so you might have missed out installing dell quickset. you can check under add moreve progrms if you have DELL QUICKSET listed. then if you have found it, uninstall it and restart that computer. then install it back from this link.
\015\012http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&releaseid=R157261&SystemID=INSPIRONI6400/E1505&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&deviceid=2861&devlib=0&typecnt=0&vercnt=6&catid=-1&impid=-1&formatcnt=1&libid=25&fileid=209859
\015\012if it still doesnt work. you can flash the bios of your computer by installing the latest bios version from this link http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&releaseid=R158849&SystemID=INSPIRONI6400/E1505&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&deviceid=10430&devlib=0&typecnt=0&vercnt=9&catid=-1&impid=-1&formatcnt=1&libid=1&fileid=212350
\015\012if it still doesnt work, you can go to safe mode, by keep pressing f8 when comuter boots up or when you see the dell logo and check for the functionality of those buttons, if no go. adised to replace palmrest of computer, call tech support if its still not working to have the palmrest replaced.
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