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Touchpad not disabling in tablet mode- Inspiron 11 3000 series

Q: Touchpad not disabling in tablet mode- Inspiron 11 3000 series

When I fold the screen back and use the laptop in "tablet mode", the keyboard automatically get disabled but the touchpad does not. I have tried looking in the mouse and touchpad settings to no avail and it is very frustrating!

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Preferred Solution: Touchpad not disabling in tablet mode- Inspiron 11 3000 series

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Touchpad not disabling in tablet mode- Inspiron 11 3000 series

I had the same problem with the Inspiron 11 3147 2-in-1 and discovered that it was because a program called Quickset was not running on start up. QuickSet is responsible for this icon in the task manager that alerts you when the keyboard is locked and unlocked. Evidently, it is also responsible for locking the trackpad when the swivel hinge exceeds 180 degrees. You can check to see if you have it by clicking the arrow on the task manager icons, clicking customize, and scrolling through the icons. There should be one there called QuickSet that says "Keyboard Unlocked."
Even if it is there, just to make sure its installed properly, go to the drivers page here:
Inspiron 3147 Drivers
Under "Applications (3 Files)," download "Dell QuickSet Application (14 MB)." Run this installer and it should ask you if you want to install, repair, or remove the program (assuming QuickSet was already installed). In this case, use the "repair" installation option. If QuickSet is not already installed, it will ask you if you just want to install.
After the installation. the QuickSet icon should now be visible in the taskbar (click on the small arrow to show all icons if necessary) and should be locking the trackpad in tablet mode.
To make sure QuickSet runs on start up, go to task manager (CTRL + SHIFT + ESC or just search for "Task Manager" in the charms bar). Hit "More details" and go to the "Startup" tab. QuickSet should be listed among the programs that you can choose to run on start up. Make sure it is enabled by clicking it and then hitting the "Enable" button on the bottom right.
UPDATE: As Pam C has mentioned, the IC2 controller that you can grab from the drivers download page appears to be important in the proper functioning of the touchpad. If you have problems with the touchpad not disabling, I'd definitely recommend installing the IC2 controller as well as the touchpad driver and QuickSet program. When I was installing all the Dell drivers after doing a clean install of Windows 8.1 (was upgrading the HDD to an SSD) on the 3147, the proper functioning of the touchpad and the appearance of the Dell touchpad options in the taskbar appeared to have coincided not just with the installation of the touchpad drivers, but also with the installation of the IC2 controller.

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Just purchased a new Inspiron 15 3000 series laptop and booted it up for the first time today.  I am having difficulty figuring out the touchpad, specifically the scrolling.  It worked initially during set up, but then once I had that done, I can no longer get it to scroll - at all.  I have looked through all settings, and it seems like everything is right.  The drivers are up to date as well.
What can I do?

A:Brand new Inspiron 15 3000 Series touchpad not scrolling

Hi,
Thank you for writing us!
Kindly click on link below which will give you a few steps to check for the setting :
www.dell.com/.../SLN115351
Thanks
Robin

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Hey! I've got a Dell Inspiron 3000 series which just recovered from some boot problems--I had to reinstall a Windows 10 image from the Microsoft website; was having problems downloading the Dell factory image.
One thing is still bugging me; I'm convinced that before the troubles, I could tap with two fingers on the mouse touchpad to send a right click. I've grown very used to this and can't figure out how to get it back. I downloaded and installed the touchpad drivers listed for my service tag, and the touchpad is working just fine for basic operations, but I don't have any control panel options to customize the touchpad beyond what a generic mouse could do. Is there any way to get this option back? Thank you very much.

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Just purchased a laptop on 9th december. The power button in the laptop seems to have an LED. But there is no light coming from the LED when computer is on.

A:Power LED in Inspiron 35552 (Inspiron 15- 3000 series)

Hi,
Thank you for writing to us!
We would like for you to check the following:
1- the power sources.
2- known good adapter
3- remove the battery plug the ac adapter and try to power the system on .
Kindly private message the service tag and email address.
Thanks
Robin

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Do ALL the Inspiron 14 3000 Series laptops have a standard camera installed?

A:Inspiron 14 3000 Series

Define "standard"? There are 20 of those Inspiron 14 3000. Can you be more specific about a model (3451, 5459) ?

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Don't know where to post about Windows can't find anything in the forums.   I have Windows 10 and need remote desktop daily.  All of a sudden in the last week it is running slow.  Other computers running Windows 7 no problem.
Can't find a solution anywhere.  So my question is can I install Windows 7 on this laptop?  I was told at the shop it will not run on it.  Any help please?

Thanks!

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 will not turn on. The light goes on briefly, then turns off. 

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Hi Guys. UK based owner from yesterday. I have the above laptop and this being the first I've owned (always had PC's) I hope you won't mind me throwing questions out there. The model (D2XH6) I have was advertised with the specs of 2GB RAM and 32GB eMMC, 11.6" screen.
I began the quick start and went through the booklet procedure. No problems; prompted to register with Dell etc and let the machine do the rest. Teething problems with the finger slide mouse thing but found out where to press eventually. I checked the drive as I was curious about the storage. It shows that I have 10.8gb free of 28.0gb. I had expected to have a reduced storage as I know there are programmes pre-installed but, all the way down from an advertised 32gb to 10.8gb seems a bit harsh. Am I reading this correctly?
2. As with my Dell desktop PC I had expected to be able to put my most visited and favourite sites on the desktop. Thought I could do this by click, hold and slide, as I do with my 7" screen Tesco Hudl.
Can't get any of the website icons ie. BBC news, local sport club, Orange email, Yahoo, Spotify etc. to appear on the laptop desktop.
also missing dropdown boxes when I want to highlight to cut and paste.
Not deeply techie questions as I'm not deeply techie so nice simple answers please. Here's hoping.

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Will this series work without a battery plugged in? One of the options to reset the Bios is to remove the battery, plug in the AC while holding down the Control Escape Keys. Without the battery the laptop never turns on.

Can anyone advise?
Thank you 

A:Inspiron 15 3000 Series

Unless something other than the battery is faulty, yes - the system will run on AC only.
To reset the BIOS to defaults, simply disconnect the power and battery and hold the power button for 30 sec.  

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My laptop wont come on. It's plugged in. No sounds what so ever. Blue light is on so I know it's getting power. But I cannot get it to come on. Just a black screen.

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Hello,
My laptop keeps shutting down after about 1-2 minutes of me trying to do anything on it. A few days ago an 'activate windows'  screen pops up. However, when I click it, it will not let me update or install. Today, it just keeps shutting down. I have not put in new hardware.
When the computer shut down this last time, it said installing updates. After about an hour of installing, the computer had to restart... When it did, I'm now getting a message saying, 'we couldn't complete the updates, undoing changes.'  Is this the end of life for my laptop I just got 2 years ago, new? I'm usually good with computers and I just can't figure this last one out.
Thanks for any help.
Stacy

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I have a dell inspiron 15 3000 which is not booting, this issue has been for some days now. When I press the power on, it only shows a black screen. Pls advise me on what to do.

A:Inspiron 15 3000 series is not booting

Unplug the system, disconnect or remove the battery and hold the power button for 30 sec.  Remove and reinstall both memory modules.
Hold the D key through powerup.  Can you get the LCD display test to run?  If yes, the screen is OK.  If not, retry powering up on AC only - no battery.  If you can get the system to power up on AC only, replace the battery with a new one.
If you still cannot get any activity (or the screen tests OK, but the system won't power up), replace the mainboard.

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my problem is that my laptop hasnt' turned on in a long time, but when i got it back like 3 days ago it turned on once and then it died   later on in the day it hasnt turned on since. i tried removing the battery and pressing the power button... i dont know what else to do i might just throw the laptop in the trash.

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how to turn on my keyboard backlit?

A:dell inspiron 15 3000 series

Most of these do not ship with backlit keyboards -- are you certain yours did?  If it did, you will see the backlight turn on when you first start up the system.

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My Dell laptop will not turn back on. The piece that goes into the laptop from the plug seems loose. The light on the AC adapter is green,but the light on the laptop will not go on. I have trued the things in the above posts to see if they work but it will not turn on. This is extremely frustrating. I don't know if I should buy a new ac adapter or what. Any help is appreciated.

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Inspiron 11 touch screen stops working intermittently. Need to restart it. It was upgraded to 8.1. Anyone else having this issue? Is there a fix?

A:Inspiron 11 3000 series touchscreen

I bought 3 of these for the family in March and all experience the same problem.  Anyone have an idea?

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I bought my new laptop 2 days ago when I connected it to wifi from my mobile it will get stuck then i have to restart it by long pressing power button

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This may be a dumb question but I'll ask it anyway.  I love my 3000 3157 win the pentium quad core but I notice there is the same machine out with the faster i5 and/or i7.  As you know the cpu is not socketed on this motherboard so I am wondering if the faster i5 + motherboards keep the same general design so that it may be possible to upgrade the motherboard in this laptop at some point?  To mean anyhow upgrading to a motherboard with a faster non-socketed cpu would be more cost effective than a new machine.  The only thing that really bothers me at this moment is the lack of good stylus support and a second minicard slot for cellular network would be very desireable as well.

A:iNSPIRON 11 3000 SERIES MOTHERBOARDS

This isn't a practical upgrade -- there's no guarantee the higher-end models are even built by the same manufacturer, and while they make look similar externally, retrofitting a mainboard from a higher-end 7000 series into a 3000-series may not even be possible.  By the time you pay for a board/CPU AND replace the display assembly (it's the display that differentiates a true tablet notebook from one that just has a touchscreen like the 3000 series), you're likely to spend over $700 just in parts -- and wind up with a Frankenstein system that may or may not work properly.
There are true tablet systems in the 11-13" range -- these generally run at or over $1,000 new -- you just won't find those features on a $350 system such as your 3000 series, nor is it practical to upgrade the internal parts.

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Morning all,
I'm trying to fix a friend's Dell Inspiron 11 3167 (I think that is the #) as it was filled to the brink with files and programs only leaving 500mb of the 30GB free. I cleared enough to try backing up the files which worked. I then tried to restore the laptop to factory specs which got to 81%, sat there for 10 minutes and then a message saying the operation could not be completed with the only option being to cancel.
I hit cancel and the machine restarts to the diagnosis program. Everything checks out only now it will not boot and keeps cycling through the Dell screen at the beginning.
My guess - OS is now corrupt since the program stopped at 81% telling me it couldn't complete. So now I'm stuck with a laptop that won't boot.
Is it possible to get Windows 10 back on this?
Thanks in advance!

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I just recently bought this laptop and the audio worked just fine then. I don't know why the audio isn't working anymore. I updated my audio drivers and checked if my audio was muted. Still ends up not working. Any answers?

A:Dell Inspiron 11 3000 Series 2-in-1 Audio

ianboy76,
How long ago did this start happening, was any changes made to the system just prior to when the system lost sound?
If you haven't tried already connect external speakers or a earphones and see if you get sound then, try to find out if this is a absolutely no sound issue, or simply that the integrated speakers aren't working.
Check the playback devices and make sure that the correct one is set to default, right click on the speaker icon on the taskbar and choose playback devices; Windows may show a number of different playback devices, look for Realtek High Definition Audio, is it set to default and if not what is? Right click Realtek and choose default click on the test, do you hear sound now? If not, test the other playback devices in the same way and see if you get sound back.
Do a search for Dell Audio and if listed select the Dell Audio Utility and run it. Check here to see if the speakers are muted, click the advanced tab and if nothing else seems to help choose to restore defaults.
I will be sending a friendship request but please report back here with the results.
 
TB

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Hi,

I just purchased a dell inspiron 15 3000 Series with AMD A8  processor(6GB RAM,ITB,Windows 10) from a dell exclusive store in Trivandrum(India,Kerala) for an amount of Rs 35,000.I am not able to find the exact Indian price for this laptop anywhere.Could you guys help me out if this was a good buy??
Also whats is expected battery(duration in hr) for this laptop??

A:Purchased a dell inspiron 15 3000 Series with AMD

Hi LEKS,
What is the exact system model? 
Check this link for Inspiron machine prices available in India - http://dell.to/1CSUx4I
Based on the description of your hardware, I would say, you have a good configuration.
The battery backup and life expectancy depends on the type of battery based on the system model. You could find the info on the link provided above as well and also find other users reviews.
http://dell.to/1n3X2po - enter the service tag and download the service manual and product specification file for a better understanding of your system model.
Write me a private conversation with the service tag and your contact details(Name and Email) for case records.
Let us know if you have any other queries.

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I was told I could add the Dell Active Stylus to the Inspiron computer, and it turns out I cannot.  Does anyone know if there is a brand out there that works when the Inspiron is in tablet mode?  I'm seriously disappointed!!

A:Stylus for Inspiron 11 3000 series (3147)?

I have the same problem. I've tried three or four different styli, and none of them work. The only thing I can write with is my finger. I'd really appreciate hearing if anybody has found a stylus that works with the Inspiron 2-in-1 in tablet mode.

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Whenever I wear earbuds and play audio from whatever, there is a very LOUD popping sound that occurs. Is there anything I can do to fix it. 

A:My Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series is acting up!

Hi Seancccc
Thanks for writing to us.
When did the issue start? Please update the audio drivers from support.euro.dell.com--enter the tag#--submit--drivers and downloads--select he operating system--install the audio drivers.
Does it happen from the internal speakers as well?
Do provide us the system tag# and also confirm the name the system is registered under by
clicking on my name in blue and then select send a private message. Also let us know the contact
number and email address.
Regards

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Hello,
I bought my computer at nyc and the wifi worked perfectly fine.
As i landed in israel, the place that i'm livin in the computer cannot connect right to wifi networks. The computer do connect but says their is no internet. It's happend with all networks while with other devices the networks are working just fine.
How can i solve it?
Thank u
Ido

A:Wifi at dell inspiron 11 series 3000

I seem to remember differences between US Wi-Fi operations and International.  Possibly more channels are used but you might check into that.  Maybe an international Wi-Fi driver for the device or maybe a different Wi-Fi adapter, some local probably knows.
But I can only guess..

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Hello, my laptop does not go past boot, stays in black screen with Dell logo, tried hard-boot several times also with continuously tapping F12 no result.

Any further suggestions please.
Thanks

A:Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series Will Not Boot

Does the system just halt at the Dell logo? And will it let you enter the BIOS by pressing F2? Lastly does the system still have warranty?Best regards,Brad

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My laptop is just 6 months old and I can't get mic to work. Windows 10.  The driver seems to be current so I cannot figure out why it isn't working. Help please!

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My wife has an Inspiron 15 3000 Series laptop that has started to type 4 when the b key is struck, ' when the r key is struck and nothing when the s key is struck.  Is there a solution other than wiping the computer and reinstalling everything?

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my Inspiron won't turn on when I press the power button the Dell logo comes up then the screen goes black. Then it starts to blink black and then a blue screen. The blue screen says "Windows Update Important updates are available. Go to PC settings to install them." In yellow letters at the bottom right of the screen. It never starts up.

A:Dell Inspiron 11 3000 series won't turn on

Hi Jazzyhali
Thanks for writing to us. 
When did the issue start? Have you made any hardware or software changes. ??
Please run diagnostics by tapping on f12 and let us know the outcome. 
What windows is the machine running on? 
Regards

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Hi am vijay using Dell inspiron 15 3000 series AMD A6 : it's Not turn on when I press power button and I tried removing battery and AC adapter n hold on for 60seconds and again replace the battery tried also it's not turning on.. So plz suggest regarding this to solve the problem.

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I need these drivers:  Ethernet Controller, Network Controller, PCI simple com controller, SM Bus Controller, USB Controller.  Can anyone help.  Thanks!!

A:Windows 7 Drivers for an Inspiron 11 3000 series

Provide the hardware IDs so I can identify the variants in your system:
http://dellwindowsreinstallationguide.com/downloading-drivers-checking-hardware-ids-and-downloading-and-installing-dell-system-drivers-in-the-correct-order/checking-hardware-ids-in-the-device-manager/

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I purchased an Inspiron 14 3000 Series along with Microsoft Office 365. I had difficulties loading the Microsoft Office software. After several attempts I took the laptop to a local Computer shop. They told me that there was not enough hard drive to support the software. I ask if they could put a larger hard drive on. They said yes but quickly found out the computer is not upgradeable. Now I want to know if I can trade the computer in for something with more hard drive? Secondly, why did DELL not inform me that the computer would be able to support the software that I purchased from you at the same time? I am very disappointed in DELL!

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I purchased an Inspiron 11 3147 with what appears to have a non K-Slot security slot. However I have been unable to find out what kind of slot it is. Along with the laptop I bought a Kensington security cable (Dell part number A5883764). The bar on the cable is too wide to fit into the slot on the notebook. The cable fits fine into my other devices with a k-slot. The only explanation I can come up with is that Dell just didn't make the slot big enough, which I also find hard to believe.
I opened a case with Dell, but the support tech was not able to find a compatible security cable and advised that I contact Kensington.
Attached is a picture showing the slot and cable.
Has anyone else had similar problems?

A:Inspiron 11 3000 series Security Slot

I recently received my Dell Inspiron 13 7000 and I had the same problem with my Kensington combination lock.
Researching information in the web, it looks like Dell changed the security slot to a shorter one (Noble security Wedge) for some Tablets, Ultrabooks (including Dell XPS 12) and Inspiron 14 (7437) - 7000. There is not information for Dell Inspiron 11 3000 or 13 7000 series but as I can see in some pictures the size of the slot is the same that the Inspiron 14 7000.
The new slot is using Noble security Wedge (Manufacturer Part# : TZ08 | Dell Part# : A6451164) and the link to buy it in Dell store this special security cable is:
http://accessories.dell.com/sna/productdetail.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=dhs&cs=19&sku=A6451164
I will buy this cable hoping it fits my Dell 13 7000.

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I have a month old laptop that has a burning smell when I boot it up. It works fine and the smell quickly goes away, but it is bothersome.

A:burning smell Inspiron 15 3000 series

Hi xine48,
Please run the diagnostics on the computer by following the steps mentioned in the video below and check if there is any issue with the hardware on your system.
http://dell.to/164l6g4
Also, let us know from which part of the system you get the burning smell.

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HELP please... I have configured a Samsung laptop for a neighbour but can't turn off tapping, which I need to do to make the laptop usable for my neighbour, who is elderly.
The incumbent driver is from Elan (? ).

I have tried the latest driver from the Samsung website
I have tried a Synaptics driver

None of them deliver a 'disable tapping' button...

Anybody able to offer a solution / driver that allows this basic functionality?

Thanks!

A:Driver that allows disabling tapping -Samsung 3 series laptop touchpad

How about an external mouse mate wired or not and just disable the touch pad altogether when the mouse is plugged and it comes back on when the mouse is taken out . I do that with all my laptops as I find the touch pad really very irritating.

Also if the user is then finding it difficult to manipulate the machine via the touch pad the external mouse is going to be so much easier

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I can't find the camera button.  Where is it located on this keyboard?  And once I take the picture, how do I upload it?

A:Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series Model 3552

Hi TBASDEN,
What is the exact OS installed on the system? If you are using Win 8 or higher OS, then go to the start screen and use the camera application.
Read more here to know about the Camera app and the storage info - http://bit.ly/2d6RmMc
Also, please click my DELL-username and write me a private conversation with the service tag and your contact details(Name and Email) for case records.
Let us know if you have any other queries.

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Hi everyone,
I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series laptop, and while I was using it tonight it suddenly turned off.
I know it wasn't because of overheating, because the computer was cool to the touch right after it shut off.
All I had open was Skype, and I was watching a video in Windows Media Player.
The specs: 4th-gen i7 CPU, 8gb ram, 1TB HDD
Devices plugged in: Samsung 21.5" monitor via HDMI, Logitech G430 via USB, Logitech G302 via USB, Acer keyboard via USB, Blue Snowball via USB.
The laptop was on AC power and was fully charged when this occurred.

What could've happened?

A:Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series sudden shut down?

Could have still been an overheating problem. The CPU has autosense heat protection and will shut it down and may do that even if the case is not hot to the touch.

I see a lot of USB ports being used, is this your usual setup? If you are watching a video, the USB mic did not need plugged in.

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Hello,

We bought the Inspiron 11 3000 series 2-in-1 with the Intel pentium processor and Windows 10 back in August 2015. We've recently been having problems with the audio, it goes from quiet to loud and then loud to quiet without touching the volume. It almost sounds like it's skipping, but the volume just goes so low you can barely hear it, then goes so loud you almost have to turn it down.
When the laptop is plugged in the problem seems to vanish and the volume is constant.

Does anyone know what might be the problem? Software, hardware? I appreciate any replies.

Max

A:Inspiron 11 3000 Series 2-in-1 Audio loud/quiet

I have had the same issue with my inspiron 11 3000 series. Very annoying. It has the Realtek HD sound system.
Between all the bugs in this computer's OS and Widows 10 this has been the worst computer I've ever owned. What happened to the old Dell? They used to make a reliable product with great customer service.

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Friends
I am trying to help a friend with her Inspiron 15 3000 series (3542). The computer has been running slower and slower, and most of that is caused by too many programs automatically started. So I helped her to disable the automatic startup for most of them.

I also updater her BIOS from A4 to the latest, A12. But now the boot takes like a minute or so before you get past the BIOS screen! It took long before too, she told me, but not this loooong. Is there a problem with the BIOS A12 or some of the BIOS settings? I tried Fastboot on and off, UEFI mode and Legacy mode and some other settings but either it did not help or in worst case it said there is no hard disk!
Is this a known issue and does some of you have suggestions on what to try?
Windows 10 Pro 64 bit, 1703 (she will try to install the Fall Creator Update soon).
Thanks for suggestions
Calle

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Hi,
I bought this laptop just a week ago and I'm already fed up now.  It is too slow. I can't open 3 tabs at once.
Once I open a simple news site and then google and then another site, it becomes soooo slow and loads forever. Very frustrating. I have had to restart my system every 15 mins. This is the worst I have seen of DELL.
Please what should I do?

A:Inspiron 11 3000 series is terribly slow and frustrating

If you're not happy, you can return the system for replacement within 21 days of shipment.
Remember - this is a very low-end system -- basically a glorified tablet.  It's not capable of high performance in any sense of that term.

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Hello!

I am trying to fix my friends' slow computer. I was wondering if there is a set of keys or a way to restore the data from the beginning of the computer. Basically, is there a way to do a factory or hard reset a Dell Inspiron 11 3000 Series?
Any help is greatly appreciated!
Here is a link to the computer from the dell website: www.dell.com/.../pd

A:Dell Inspiron 11 3000 Series Hard Reset

Hi,Welcome to our community.You’ve reached the right department. We are here to assist you. With regards to the troubleshooting, please let us know if you are trying to back up the data before resetting the computer to its factory defaults or do you want the steps to reset the computer to its factory defaults? Also, share the service tag/ express service code via private message, so that we can check for updated Video drivers available on our resources. To send a private message, click on my name and select ‘Send private message’.The Service Tag is a 7-character code, and the Express Service Tag is a 10-digit code that is a numeric version of the Service Tag. Both codes are on the bottom of your laptop. You can also refer to this link which is a video that shows steps to find the service tag.

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Hello guys!i-ve bought this model of pc yesterday here in China (isn-t a fake pc because i've bought directly to the dell shop). The problem is that all USB port doesn't work and also the integrated webcam.I've tried a lot of solutions, also enter in the administration panel where you can check all elements in the pc.

Please help me, i'm so tired 

A:DELL INSPIRON 24 series 3000 / all in one USB PORT PROBLEMS

Return it!

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I upgraded to windows 10 several months ago, and recently installed an update to the system. That update caused the start menu and task bar not to load, so I attempted a system restore, prior to that date. This failed, and now the computer will not boot at all. The dell logo appears, but nothing else happens before the system repeatedly restarts itself. Any suggestions? I can still access the boot settings and startup menu via F2 or F12.

A:Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series Will Not Boot Windows 10

Thanks. I have tried the hard starting and it doesn't seem to fail on it's own- it's continuously in the reboot loop. Any other tips to break this cycle and force the computer to boot?

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Hi, First of all sorry about my poor english. i have a SERVICE TAG LAPTOP: <ADMIN NOTE: Service tag removed per privacy policy>

I Just installed windows 8.1 . I Install al drivers but WIFI drivers is NOT WORKING. i tried a lot of differents drivers with no succes. 

the wifi card is:
PCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&SUBSYS_00161028&REV_01
Any solution ? Thanks!!

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Hi all,
My Dell Inspiron 15, 3000 series, tells me the battery has failed completely and needs to be replaced. The laptop is only 2 years old and my battery use has been low. A new battery appears to be about half the price of the machine and I'm loathe to pay that for only another 2 years of use.

 Is this normal? Can I check that it is actually the battery that is failing and not something else?

A:Dell Inspiron 15, 3000 series battery fail

A normal lifespan for a lithium ion battery is 300-500 charge cycles or 18-24 months, so it's not out of the ordinary.
OEM batteries are expensive - though there are third party ones at lower cost, it may not be worth the risk to save the money -- safety can be an issue with them.

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BIOS 4.0.13 and Windows 10 Pro currently installed.
Is it possible to configure the Inspiron 14 300 series to automatically power on at a specific time?

By "power on" I mean to power on from a completely shutdown state (no sleep or hibernate).

I searched in the BIOS/Setup, but I did not see the option.

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it has been just 2 months i bhought it and the speaker of left side is only working. i am nervous with this problem, the speaker on right side did not work at first time and again worked after few minutes. but whe n i open my laptop next day i started playing song i recognized that only one speaker is working please 
help me somedbody!!!!

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