Forum discussion tagged with Dell.
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    Question Windows 10 Black screen after windows LOGO

    I JUST gotten an Kingston A400 SSD 240gb Yesterday and installed my Windows on it and everything was smooth and PC is starting in 5 seconds But Today i'm surprised that when i turn on PC after the windows logo i get a (black screen for like 4 seconds) it happens before windows logon after...
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    Question Dell optiplex 5040 SFF Upgrade

    Hello , New here . I have a dell OptiPlex 5040 ; I want to transfer it into a larger tower to upgrade the GPU . My question is , can I give my MOBO too much power ? I have a 650W PSU I want to put on it . Im upgrading the case to fit the GPU which is a GTX750TI-2GD5 . Any and all help with this...
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    Question SSD not beeing recognized by my dell 980

    I bought a used dell optiplex 980 for dirt cheap. I installed 4 gb of memory and a 1050ti and it worked out great, but my problem is with the ssd. I have a 120GB KINGSTON SSD and the system doesnt boot from the ssd. I first tried to install windows directly from the dell, but as soon as i...
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    Question What psu

    Hello there I've just bought a dell optiplex 990 i7, 8gb ram, 1tb storage and I have a gtx 1050ti I was wondering what power supply I need to buy to run the 1050 and the rest of the pc.
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    Question Dell 7010 gpu upgrade

    I was wondering if one of these cards will fit in dell optiplix 7010 mt Or And if they dont what other alternatives...
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    Question GTX 1650 on a 240 watt psu

    I know this card isn't very good for the money but I need an upgrade for my GTX 750 that I used for my dell inspiron 3668 pc Im also planning on adding an ssd for a boot drive and another 8 gbs of ram Current specs Intel core i3 7100 8gb ddr4 2400 mhz GTX 750 2gb 1tb hdd the dell mobo Do you...
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    Question Dell Inspiron N3137 stuck in "Automatic Repair Loop"

    I have a DELL Inspiron n3137 with Windows 8 pre-installed in it. Recently, I accidently closed the lid without shutting down the device and since then it is stuck in this "Automatic Repair Loop". The laptop boots and a "Preparing Automatic Repair" flashes and it reboots again in 5-6 seconds. I...
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    Question Dell G5 5590 trackpad not working

    Got a dell g5 around 2 months ago, when I got it the trackpad worked but the bottom half of it seemed unresponsive, odd but I usually use a mouse anyway so I left it alone for a while. Around last month I tried to fix it, tried to uninstall trackpad drivers in device manager and re install them...
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    SupportAssist Software Exposed Dell PCs to Hackers

    Dell's SupportAssist application allowed attackers to gain access to the host PC's administrative privileges, install malware and take control. SupportAssist Software Exposed Dell PCs to Hackers : Read more
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    Info Leaked Dell Roadmap Shows XPS 17, Dual Screen Device

    Dell's XPS line may be poised to expand to an XPS 17 and a Dual Screen "Maximus" device, according to a leaked roadmap. Leaked Dell Roadmap Shows XPS 17, Dual Screen Device : Read more
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    Question 1080p inspiron 5423 screen replacement

    Hi, I've had my trusty dell inspiron 14z (5423) for a good amount of time now. it's screen is getting flaky whenever i move the hinge. this leads me to believe that the lcd cable has a short in it. I am planning to replace it shortly but since this laptop has a sub-par screen and the take down...
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    Question How to remove GX260 small desktop psu?

    I have this GX260 that i want to disassemble, but i cant figure out how to remove the PSU (180 watt one).
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    Info Alienware m17 Laptop Review: Hot Rod Gaming

    The Alienware m17 is a strong performer with great audio and a lovely display, but it runs hot and very loud. Alienware m17 Laptop Review: Hot Rod Gaming : Read more
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    Question Cant get 144hz

    I recently bought a Dell S2719DGF 144hz monitor, 1440p. For a while, it worked perfectly. Smooth 144hz with no issues, a fair bit of light bleed but not bad at all for the price. However after returning from a short vacation, I find that it can no longer operate at 144hz. I've tried...
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    Question I bought a used Dell PRecision 7720 on Ebay - Some questions on it and Was it Worth it?

    I bought a used dell precision 7720 on ebay for $520. IT came with 64gb ram, i5-7440hq, AMD wx 4130, 2tb Hd, 1 TB samsung NVME. IT did not come with any OS installed though. I have several questions though: 1) Do you guys think this laptop was worth it for the price and specs? 2) Since it...
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    Question Buying a used 30" 16x10 monitor - Dell vs HP

    Hello, I'm thinking about buying a used (but with 1yr warranty) 30" monitor with 2560x1600 resolution (16x10 ratio). I will be doing gaming (GTX 1080), work (Excel...), music production (large screen comes in handy), watching movies etc., I don't need suuuper accurate colors as I'm not a...
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    [SOLVED] Will a nvidia geforce gt 1030 2gb gddr5 work in a Dell OptiPlex 9020 w/ Core i7-4790?

    Hi, I have bought a Dell OptiPlex 9020 Core i7 4790 computer from CeX ( and I was thinking of putting an Nvidia GeForce GT...
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    [SOLVED] 525W psu Dell precision t3500 can run a i7 920 and rx 570?

    I am reposting this because i feel like i didnt specify enough and didnt get enough answers either. I currently have a gt 730 and im looking to get a rx 570 and i can replace the psu since the budget is strict. So im asking 2 questions is the psu enough and if the pin connector will be...
  19. Question Need helping flashing bios on Dell N411Z

    Hello, I'm trying to get my Dell N411Z to charge, the charging light is flashing with an amber colour, doing a research online multiple people mention to flash newest bios to the motherboard and that should fix the problem. unfortunately the tool requires 10% battery charge to proceed (But how...
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    Question USB ports not working. New Builder

    I have the ports plugged into the motherboard and have a keyboard plugged into the USB. Just pulled the desktop out of the closet and tried to get it working today pulling parts from another computer I took apart a while ago. Got the PC to turn on and got it to the Windows 10 login screen. But...