Dell Inspiron PP1150 Troubleshooting
The Dell Inspiron is a laptop that was first made in April of 2004. It includes speakers, a CD/DVD drive, wireless, and an LCD screen.
Note: This troubleshooting page covers this model of a Dell Inspiron.
Laptop will not turn on
Your computer will not boot.
The battery might need to be replaced.
And/Or you're hard drive is broken.
An overheated motherboard.
Motherboards are very sensitive to heat, and if it is damaged, your laptop is useless. Therefore it will probably need to be replaced.
If the sound coming out of your speakers is faint or not working, the speakers might need to be replaced.
Might NOT mean your laptop is broken
The screen might need replacing if it is cracked or blank.
Broken Optical Drive
A disfunctional CD/DVD drive is easy to take out and fix and/or replace.
Slow or No Wireless Internet
If you have this, you can easily buy and replace a wireless card.
BLUE SCREEN OF DEATH
BSOD is the most severe error your laptop will encounter and as such, there are several problems associated with it. Here are a few:
1. A problem with the device driver: outdated or corrupt drivers will stall or stop the system and need to be replaced.
2. A temperature problem, perhaps with a faulty fan.
3. Hardware failure
4. A faulty or corrupt spyware, in which case you would havae to install new spyware.
5. Or a timing error.