Having problems with your Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook ?
Looking to install memory in XPS M140
\015 Upgrading my memory from 1GB to 2GB. I bought the RAM but how do I open the unit and install?\015
Usually there is a latch at the bottom where the memory chips go. Sometimes they are situated under the keyboard...
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Inspiron XPS M140 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 :
Installation of memory sticks
The absolute best way to find out how and what memory you need is to go to www.crucial.com. They will automatically look at your computer online and let you know exactly the type of ... Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook
Looking to install memory in XPS M140
Usually there is a latch at the bottom where the memory chips go. Sometimes they are situated under the keyboard... ... Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook
How to open my Dell Dimension 4600 to install two new gigs of ram
1) Computer off, and disconnected from power.2) Disconnect all cables leading to your computer.3) Lay your computer down on a table. Lay the right side towards table.(I like to lay a clean, static free towel down on the ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
My computer freezes for no apparent reason :(
Thanks for the details\015\012\015\012something you need to know is that freeze ups (intermittent ones) are hard to diagnose.. and it may require to swap some with known good ones to determine what the problem is\015\012\015\0 ... Dell XPS™ 600 PC Desktop
Installing more memory
Hi if you go to this site first www.crucial.com then look on the site and it will then scan your computer for you telling you exactly what memory you need like p100 or p133 as getting the wrong one will cause your computer to stop working ok. ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop
When I turn the computer on I get a buzzing noise and it won't boot. I press the power button and lights 3 and 4 are illuminated on the front. Fan is active, screen power light goes orange. When I press the power button again it instantly turns itself off. Any help gratefully recieved!
The LED lights on the Front Panel are Diagnostic Lights.LED's 3, and 4 being illuminated, indicate a problem with the ram memory modules (Sticks), according to Dell.This is Dell Support, and the Service Manual main menu, for t ... Dell DimensionTM E520 PC Desktop
Do I have proper memory bought to install?
Somewhere on the case that the memory came in it should say 1GB DDR333 PC2700, 184p DIMM, 2.5v, Sync, CL=2.5, or some of that anyway.\015\012\015\012How to know it will work? Give it a try! Open up the system and look for t ... Compaq Presario SR1030NX (DW256A#ABA) PC Desktop
Blue screen the computer always restart randomly ... a blue screen that stated DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. I think the hdd is corrupt . can you help me ? i have reinstalled my windows as i think its caused by virus.but still after reinstalling the problem persists
Does the problem occur, after installing clean Windows, but before you run any updates, instal any drivers, or load any applications? If so, then it is a hardware problem. It may be something broken, or it may be non-standard hardware (incompatible ... PC Laptops
Computer has frozen on windows logo
1) Which version of Windows ? For the following discussion I am assuming it is 2000, XP or higher. You may also want to print this, it's long.2) Is this this the low resolution Windows logo on the black scre ... Fujitsu Siemens SCALEO 600 (FSP:83C005617) PC Desktop
USB ports do not work - Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook
1.) Check your CMOS/Bios settings to see if any USB ports are disabled. \015\012\015\0122.) If not, check to see that USB ports show in your operating system's device manager or settings. Enable them if they are disabled. Otherwise, yo ... Dell Inspiron XPS M140 Notebook
I have a dell xps 420. and i have no idea whats going on. my girlfriend was on the computer, and i had to slide the tower over a little bit. but when i moved it the screen went blue and said hardware malfunction. so i turned it off. but when i tried to turn it back on all it not much happened. i pressed the power button and the fans get loud for a second then quite down. and the lights on the tower light up1 3 and 4 and turn off and the 1 2 and 3 turn on and the symbol that looks like a can (sor
There may have been something that disconnected when you moved the tower. First check all of the cables at the back of the tower. Make sure they are all properly inserted into the connections. Disconnect the power cord and re-insert it to make sure i ... Dell XPS 420 DESKTOP - Intel?® CoreTM2 Q6600 Quad-Core , CD/DVD burner
Dell XPS 600 beeping noice
There are 2 things that can cause that, memory failure, or mother board, cheeper route to go would be replace your memory first, and see if that corrects the problem, if not then, check anything new you installed inside such as video card, lan cards, ... Dell XPS™ 600 PC Desktop
Blue screen of error with memory dump message and Vertical line
Try to use an external monitor, plug it on the system and let it work with it for an entire day, it the problem occurs on the external monitor, it can be the video card, but if the problem doesnt happen on external monitor, its the lcd. try also to ... Dell XPS M1210 Notebook
How do I tell me emachine T5212 to recognize newly installed ram?
The Ram specifications for your model are: 1024MB DDR2 (2 × 512MB), 533MHz (PC4200)Expandable to 2GBIf you are using Microsoft Windows, the operating system will recognize the memory by itself, there is nothing you have ... eMachines T5212 PC Desktop
How many hard frives can be installed
You can put as many drives as you can fit as long as you have the cables and connection. Usually 4 is the max in a computer, but you can by a SCSI IDE card and add even more. The biggest problem is to make sure that the jumpers are set to slave on ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
No power, front panel light is always on
Run with the 4-pin ATX power cable unplugged? No, the power supply is just supplying power to the hardware components, that do not require much power. (Wattage) [Or the power supply doesn't have enough power now, due to a bad power rail, or mor ... PC Desktops
The screen is not going on all that shows up is a black screen with a white slash mark flasing
Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook
My acer travel mate 5710 just blipped and closed down. NOw will not even switch on. any advice how to fix? The green power light does show for one half second when I press the button but does not function to 'on' mode.
Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... PC Laptops
Ma acer aspire 5738z does not start at all. the power on led nd the on/off buton light glows but the scree remains black. when i last left the comp i put it to sleep nd it went 2 sleep after installing new updates. now it doesnt respond after 5 hrs.only led light of power nd on off switch shows up..wat 2 do?
When you plug the DC power adapter and press on the power button, the laptop starts making normal noises, the LEDs work properly but noting appears on the screen. The laptop will not start.\015\012First of all, take a ... Acer Aspire 5735 Notebook
Cant get it to turn on/ panasonic CF-51 toughbook laptop.
Here are some troubleshooting hints, see if these will work for you. It is hard to knnow what to do in these situations because there is no way of telling what key combinations etc. were hit.\015\012\015\012 ... Panasonic Toughbook CF-51 Notebook
Acer will not boot up even with it being plugged in, no lights, noise, nothing
Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Dell latitude d500 had a power socket problem, but now resolved pc will not boot-up, drive spins-up, then nothing, completely dead display i think most likely scenario is mobo is fried, but open to suggestions how tio get this working again
Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... Dell Latitude D500 Notebook
I have power out of adapter but laptop is completely dead; no lights come on at all.
Laptop is dead. How to troubleshoot the problem.\015\012In this post I’ll explain h ... Toshiba Satellite A45-S150 Notebook
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
My Toshiba Satellite 2415-S205 is dead as door nail, no lights, etc. I checked power supply, power jack and connection on board, all is OK. Now what, send into the shop for repair? Ted
Here are some suggestions I compiled, some you have done, thought I would throw it out there for you...\015\012\015\012 ... Toshiba Satellite 2415-S205 Notebook