Question about Dell XPS M1710, Intel Core 2 Duo T2600 2.0 GHZ, 1 GB DDR2 SDRAM, 100 GB HD, DVDRW, 17" WUXGA TFT LCD... PC Notebook

1 Answer

XPS M1710 hi, I have a DELL XPS M1710 and I can now only use in safe mode. when it starts, the colors and screen display is all broken up and different colors and then goes to a black screen. I tried recovery console and everything was fine but then screen display just goes black. I think maybe it's a graphic card problem? as I can use the XPS in safe mode. I hope you might have an idea what's wrong or maybe I should just jump up and down on it and see what happens.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

  • Contributor
  • 28 Answers

Sounds like you have a driver issue that is conflicting with a current setting. Do you play games that are very demanding on your video resources? What you can do is uninstall the driver or roll it back and restart the computer. Helps if you have the driver file for which ever video card you have, I have the 7950gtx and it never had any problems with Left 4Dead or Unreal Tournament. I keep a notebook cooler handy when I'm gaming.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Dell xps 1530 will get to log on screen and go blank


try logging in safe mode first upon turning system on tap on F8 then select safe mode, once logged in safe mode to a system restore to the date before this issue happend if system restore gives an error it failes tr going back to system restore in safe mode the do a disc defragmentation click start, accessories, system tools, system restore then select restore my computer to an earlier time then select the date when everything was working fine

Jun 04, 2010 | Dell XPS M1530 Laptop

2 Answers

Problem with display in DELL XPS M1530


Your video driver crashed. Have you installed a video game or Fusion tv tuner recently. deinstal and reload your video driver. holding down the F8 key while booting go into control mode (which doesn't load drivers) delete app, then load drivers from your CD.

Sep 10, 2009 | Dell XPS M1530 Laptop

1 Answer

Dell XPS M1710 Laptop Screen Flashing In Full Screen Gaming


Y DON,T YOU CHANGE UR RESOLUTION IN GAMES SETTIGS OR CHANGE FROM URVIDEO DRIVER INSTALLED TO UR PC

Aug 22, 2009 | Dell XPS M1210 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell m1710 xps will not boot, grey screen only. battery light, num lock lights work and hd lighyt flashes momentarly, then goes off.


Are you certain the laptop is not booting? I had one the other day, customer thought it wasnt booting, but it was the LCD screen that was bad. She had only a gray screen too. Something to try, with the screen up, put your hand on the top of the LCD (fingers on the plastics on the back side, thumb on the screen at about the same position) about 4-5 inches from the left edge and squeeze gently. Does the screen change at all, vertical or horizontal color lines? If it really is NOT booting, try F12 when first powering up and if you get to the boot menu, choose diagnostics, run them and see if you get any errors.

Aug 09, 2009 | Dell Inspiron XPS M1710 Notebook

1 Answer

Laptop battery charge indicator flashing amber and green


If the battery is hot from being used in your computer or being in a hot environment, the battery may not charge when you connect the computer to an electrical outlet.The battery is too hot to start charging if the batter15.jpg light flashes alternately orange and green. Disconnect the computer from the electrical outlet and allow the computer and the battery to cool to room temperature. Then connect the computer to an electrical outlet to continue charging the battery.
Regards..

Apr 14, 2009 | Dell XPS M1710 2.33GHz Core 2 DUO T7600...

2 Answers

I have a Dell XPS M1530 and when I turn it on, I see the Dell logo come up and it says resuming windows and then the screen just goes blank. when I press the Home button, the media center comes up...


Try starting the computer in safe mode

Press F5 every few seconds when you startup the computer.

That should take you into windows. Once you're in, just restart the computer and you should be able to get back in.

Let me know what happens.

Mar 03, 2009 | Dell XPS M1530 laptop. TUXEDO BLACK. 15.4"...

1 Answer

Dell XPS M1710 - Screen flickers at times when playing games


hi,
reboot your system and at the blue dell logo tap the F2 Key, and now you will be at the bios screen

check if you get these lines at this screen on the screen and if you get these lines here as well, you might have a hardware problem call dell technical support for this, they will run a few diagnostics and if needed replace the faulty hard ware.

further Queries are welcome

Feb 18, 2009 | Dell XPS M1710 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell m1710


Hey, theres a couple of m1710 if you checkout this website you will find them and just click buy and customize for the prices directly from dell..

http://search.euro.dell.com/results.aspx?s=gen&c=uk&l=en&cs=&k=m1710&cat=all

all the best

John

Jul 27, 2008 | Dell Inspiron XPS M1710 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell XPS M1710, Intel Core 2 Duo T2600 2.0 GHZ, 1 GB DDR2 SDRAM, 100 GB HD, DVDRW, 17" WUXGA TFT LCD... PC Notebook Logo

161 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell PC Laptops Experts

Coss

Level 3 Expert

1043 Answers

Donna Sander

Level 2 Expert

193 Answers

Jax Planet
Jax Planet

Level 2 Expert

921 Answers

Are you a Dell PC Laptop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...