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    [SOLVED] Dell G 5515 BIOS Update Error - - "ESP Disk Space Not Enough!" ?

    "ESP Disk Space Not Enough!" Getting this error every time I try to update BIOS. Downloaded it from Dell's official Website. I Have posted pictures that You Can look at. View:
  2. vikaskumar2299

    Question Are these vertical grey stripes in IPS monitor actually an issue?

    Hi. This is a complex issue so you may need to pay some extra attention (and see photos link in the end) to understand what I want to ask: So I bought a Dell 1080p IPS monitor. It had some power cable issue so I ordered a replacement. Then I observed this issue in new monitor: When I ran...
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    Question Gsync onand the v-sync is on is working only

    Hy guys! My problem: I have a monitor, and if .G-sync. is turned on and v-sync is turned on, the game is fast, otherwise, if vsync is turned off, it is not. and bad hitbox in fps game, not smooth. G-sync and V-sync on: as if it were turned on at the same time Why is it that if vsync is not...
  4. consptheory77

    [SOLVED] Is Dell a reliable outlet for prebuilt machines?

    Back in 2015, I built my own desktop, a Haswell, making various upgrades over the years, but now I feel the time is approaching for me to look at getting a new system. I have more money than I did back then, but I have less time and more responsibility, so the prospect of building a new system...
  5. 630i Reveval

    Build Advice Help building a sleeper PC in an old XPS 630i chasis

    Can anyone give me some advice building in an old XPS chasis. I know it's going to be a complete gut and replacement, but I'm wondering about front IO compatibility or replacing the USB 2.0 ports with USB-C or USB 3 ports. Be gentle, I'm new to this, but very eager to learn. Thanks for your time.
  6. rootofpi

    Question 3910 RAM,graphics card slot.

    How many GB of RAM can I add to this PC, and can I add NVDIA graphics cards? :- Inspiron 3910 Compact Desktop : Inspiron Desktop Computer | Dell India And which graphics card would be good I am Looking for a four outputs / display port.
  7. anjanesh

    H Series 32 GB DDR5 RAM or G Series 64 GB DDR4 RAM

    Which is better ? - H Series 32 GB DDR5 RAM - $2539 - G Series 64 GB DDR4 RAM - $1658
  8. anjanesh

    CPU with H Series only ?

    I wanted to buy this - - but my server friend told me not to do so because : Because this laptop has a poor performance cpu you should buy a laptop with cpu ends with H like i5-11300H My needs : running websites using docker - now all development setups...
  9. thepctinkernerd2021

    Question Dell precision T7600 cpu upgrades

    Hello, I had at my place of work a dell precision T7600 workstation. The it guy managed to get dual 12core 24threaded Chips on that system. He said he did with a bios update. Is it even possible to put those v2 intel Xeon E5 cpus in this computer? I remember watching a video back in the day of a...
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    Question BSOD comes after the screen goes black when shutting down.

    So I bought a brand new gaming laptop dellg15 5510 model, everything was fine until yesterday night when I stopped the gaming for the day and shut the lap down, the screen went black which happens after the shutting down screen, then suddenly it opens to a BSOD( stop code...
  11. Cool-Bit3377

    Laptop battery replacement advise

    Hello all, My laptop has inflated from the bottom to the point where the bottom has detached, and I could even see the inside parts of my laptop. Furthermore, my laptop battery cannot hold on at all after charging for hours, which makes think that it's a problem related to the battery. Since I...
  12. AEAMMZ

    Question Samsung 980 PRO only using PCIe4.0x2 instead of x4 on Dell G5 5520

    I recently change the ssd provided with the Dell G5 5520 (core i7-12700H, DDR5) wich was a GEN 3 NVME. I migrated the S.O. using Marcium Reflect and didn´t do a clean install. I also changed the storage mode on the bios to be AHCI/NVME instead of Raid. CrystalDiskInfo says that the 980 pro is...
  13. RifouLeonards

    Question "Weird" issue with Dell Inspiron 15 7577

    Hey everyone, hope y'all are doing great... I have a Dell Inspiron 15 7577 laptop, precisely the i5-7300HQ version, lately I've been getting a "weird" problem with its keyboard... the keys (2,z,s,x) as well as the CapsLock don't work, but when I plug in a USB drive or mouse or basically anything...
  14. chris.weii

    Question Optiplex 3040 SFF BIOS - 2+7 Flashing Amber ?

    I got my hands on a Optiplex 3040 SFF and it's flashing a 2+7 Amber light. I looked up what that means, it says that I need to flash BIOS. Is there any way I can do that without buying additional hardware?
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    Question Monitor Shows Static Then Goes Black ?

    Hey guys, I recently got a Dell S2721QS monitor to hook up to my Acer Aspire Laptop Running Windows 11. When I got the monitor, I plugged it in to my computer using the included hdmi cable and I noticed that it said no signal on the monitor but my laptop was recognizing the monitor just fine...
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    Question I want to put a different motherboard into my dell optiplex 9020mt

    So currently i have a dell optiplex 9020 mt with i7-4790, i have upgraded the powersupply to a 650 watt psu, and an rtx 2060 super in it and i wanted to upgrade the motherboard in so i can put a new cpu so my gpu doesn't bottleneck. I want to know what motherboards i can put into it and if it...
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    Question Aggressive display flickering during gaming

    Hi everyone, I have no idea if this issue is related to my laptop GPU, monitor cable or the monitor itself so I am posting this everywhere it might be relevant. My monitor is set up at 240hz and sometimes during gaming (no matter the game), the images start to flicker aggressively while the...
  18. thepctinkernerd2021

    Question how do i go about replacing the caps on the dell dimension E510 motherboard?

    hello, i have a dell D E510 system. and i got it for free and would like to use it as a media server. i love the case design. how ever i dont want to pay the high prices of the boards used which are known to fail again if not used carefully. im wanting to make a youtube video on my channel on...
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    Question Dell Inspiron 16 7610 - I need to have 2 external HDMI monitors in addition to the laptop Will this docking station allow me to do this? My husband's Dell 16 7610 needs to use the monitor that is built in, plus he needs 2 more monitors connected with HDMI. All of these devices are less...
  20. Itz Soul

    Question Why Does My FPS Drop Half-way While Gaming & Have Trouble Increasing Back Up?

    Hello! so recently i got the Dell Precision M6600 with intel i7 2nd Gen, 16 gigs of RAM & 4GB Nvidia Quadro 5010M GPU. Its a fairly old machine but i just wanted to do some lightweight gaming along with office work so i grabbed it while i could. Although it's been giving me a weird FPS Drop or...
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    Question Atikmpag.sys,amdkmdag.sys bsod amd graphics hardware

    Getting bsod or screen freezes/crashes. only way to recover is by powering laptop off by pressing the power button. tried installing every recommended driver for this like 20.4.2,20.8.2,19.3.1, still same. It fixes itself if I restart it by pressing the power button three times in the fourth...
  22. vikaskumar2299

    [SOLVED] Has anything technically/physically changed with this kind of monitor power cables over last 10 years?

    I have a 10 years old Samsung SyncMaster 933 monitor. It has this kind of power cable and a monitor input design. Basically it's a 3 pin input. Middle pin is slightly bigger than other two and PSU of monitor is built inside the monitor only: (see Photo below): Photo 1...
  23. vikaskumar2299

    Question 16A power cable plug with Dell S2421HN monitor a deal breaker?

    Hi. I really like the S2421HN in reviews. And planning to buy same. But there's some problem I noticed in reviews on Amazon India (I am from India). Most people complained that it has 16A plug which is physically bigger (see photo), but Indian homes usually have small sockets on wall. Which are...
  24. rockerrb3

    Question CD burner speed

    I have a Dell Optiplex 7020 and need to know what the maximum speed is that CDs can be burned at. I called Dell and they couldn't tell me.
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    Question energy efficient and quiet power supply for dell precision t5400

    hi i'm looking for a power supply for dell precision t5400 desktop computer that is energy efficient that will use the bare minimum electricity without effecting performance and it needs to be as close to silent as possible. this computer that this power supply will be going into will be on...
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    Question System has Power but No Post or Display

    I bought a Dell Optiplex 990 the other day. The system has power but doesn’t show a post screen or a display output. The display port detects something is connect but nothing else. There is no beep codes or led error codes as well. Any suggestions? I have tried Clearing the CMOS Reseating the...
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    Question My laptop does not start , please help. Dell precision 7510

    My laptop does not charge . What should I do , what can be the problem ? the laptop is a Dell precision 7510. Windows 10 the laptop doesn’t power up.
  28. jamaloo

    Question Extremely frequent WiFi disconnections on Dell Precision M6800 laptop ?

    hi, I have dell precision m6800; with dual band wireless-AC 7260. I have been using it for nearly 2+ years but since day 1 my internet gets disconnected on it's own. I have to stop the wifi from task manager and start the wifi again and connect it to my available network; some times i have to...
  29. patrickfeeney

    Question What graphics card should I get for a Dell Optiplex 7020 ?

    Hello, I just got a Dell Optiplex 7020 MT. It has an i7-4790, 16 ram ddr3 (4 sticks), 500 sata ssd 3d nand, 290 watts power supply. It's a fullsize tower. I would like to get a graphics card for it. I think I should go second hand and get something like a Gtx 1070 or something with similar...
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    [SOLVED] help me choose monitor LG 27GP850-B(335) vs Dell S2721DGFA(400e) vs MSI Optix MAG274QRF-QD (530e ) euros

    As the title says help me choose a monitor (upgrading from AOC G2590fx 144hz) as i see it right now the best value is the LG in my country market (greece) and the best overall is the MSI but for some reason is by far the most expensive one. what do u think guys? should i go for LG ? From my...
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    [SOLVED] What's the PLL model number of a Dell Inspiron 1300/B120/B130?

    I have a Dell Inspiron 1300/B120/B130 laptop. I'm trying to overclock it to see how far this old thing can go. I've been overclocking it a little bit with ClockGen, but I'm probably using the wrong PLL model number because several show the correct clock speeds when I press "Read Clocks". I don't...
  32. Winter Blue

    Question BIOS Issues on Dell 7373 Laptop ?

    I have a Dell 7373 laptop that I made the mistake of updating the BIOS a while back. Ever since then I have been having issues with it crashing at random and not coming back to life after closing/opening the lid or sleeping. I recovered to the latest bios via the RCV, but same issues. I was able...
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    Question Secondary HDD disappears when installing games or downloading large files, reappears after sleep or restart

    Hello, I have two storage drives in my laptop. Main disk is KINGSTON SA400S37240G SSD and the other disk is Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 HDD. Hitachi disk is inserted in DVD rack via caddy. I have reinstalled Windows 10 and the drivers (including Intel RST) in main disk a day ago. The problem is...
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    Question USB won't show up in BIOS boot menu

    I have a Dell Latitude 3420 laptop and I want to perform a clean install of Windows 10 on it. But it turns out that if I have a USB stick plugged in, it wouldn't start to windows and if I try to open the BIOS it be will stuck at loading and will only go in the BIOS once I remove the USB stick...
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    Question Can you solve my NVIDIA Quadro P3000 Nightmare?

    Precision 7720 Windows 10 with Intel and NVIDIA Quadro P3000 GPUs. This NVIDIA card worked fine for years, but in the last 6 months constant BSOD with an NVIDIA error. Tried the latest and old drivers. None seem to eliminate the issue. Latest problem is Photoshop won't recognize the P3000...
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    Question Is DELL S2721D monitor good for work? I felt tiredness after one day with it.

    Hello all, two days ago I bought DELL S2721D monitor for programming. I was adviced that it is a good monitor for work. In the site I looked at the monitor it was described as monitor with matte display. When I got the monitor and started using it I noticed it is more glossy than matte. Will...
  37. RetroGameReaper

    Question Dell G5 5090 not turning on

    Since yesterday, my PC hasn't powered on. It's a Dell G5 5090 desktop that I've had for two-ish years now. It was working fine the night before and then I turned it off to put an SSD in it (which I decided that I could do without), and never turned it back on once I put it back. When I plug it...
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    [SOLVED] "System Board Regulator Failure" on Dell Precision T7500 ?

    hi all, I have a dell precision t7500 which originally had no ram, storage, GPU, extra riser card and only had a Xeon x5667 installed. I purchased 2x Xeon x5670's, a riser card, 48gb of 12600r memory, that's 12 4gb sticks of single rank x4 stuff. I installed my own known working storage and...
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    Question External monitor stuck on Dell logo... but not laptop ?

    I am totally baffled. If the client restarts his computer and the lid of the laptop (connected via HDMI) is closed, the Dell monitor that the laptop is connected to just hangs at the Dell logo. If we restart with the lid open, and the screen does not display on the monitor, it boots up fine...
  40. K

    Question Cannot boot to BIOS in very old Dell PC

    I have an old Dell Studio 540 that I purchased in 2009 (Intel Core 2 Quad CPU Q9400). Originally came with Vista but I upgraded to Windows 7 shortly thereafter. I also added an SSD drive years ago. I know I've booted into the BIOS in the past but now I can't get to it. On a cold boot I see the...