Question about Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

2 Answers

Dell inspiron 1501 will not start up after adding memory

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,768 Answers

1. check your memory it may not be seated properly.
2. check the notch that it match the notch on the motherboard.
If not seated squarely the unit will not post.

Posted on Apr 23, 2010

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 97 Answers

If it worked prior to adding the new memory check the following. 1. how much memory does the laptop support and how much have you put in. 2. what is the speed of the memory you purchased vs. the spec for the laptop. 3. Is the memory properly seated. 4. If there are 2 chips make certain they are compatible. 5. try one chip at a time to see if one is bad (you could have gotten a bad piece of memory!) 6. Put your original memory back in and go here http://www.crucial.com/?gclid=CIfh7uHHm6ECFRRM5QodeGQlzw&cpe=pd_google_us&ef_id=1705:3:s_09358bad9ffd2090a57cd12ae34889fd_482416823:S9DpU9BbrmIAAFWPDosAAAFA:20100423002659
This is three steps to get the proper memory modules. Works 100% of the time! Good luck Let me know how you make out Phil

Posted on Apr 23, 2010

5 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 3940 Answers

SOURCE: only have half screen on my Dell Inspiron 1501

What your describing is a failure of the LCD or possibly the inverter cable connection to the LCD. Most likely an LCD replacement will be required.

LCDs run around $150 on Ebay

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

  • 124 Answers

SOURCE: i have dell inspiron 1501. when i insert sd memory

Go to My Computer and right-clickie the icon. Drop down to Properties (the last one in the list) and you want the tab for Hardware.

Find the USBs listed in there. They should be close to the bottom. Delete them, or right-clickie and select Uninstall.

Reboot your computer and let it auto-detect the USB hubs again as it reboots. That should solve it - if it doesn't then you have a hardware issue.

Posted on Jun 13, 2009

jassji
  • 104 Answers

SOURCE: dell Inspiron 1501 will not reboot. the lights are on but no home

body { background: #FFFFFF; margin: 0px; padding: 4px; font-family: arial, verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; } p { margin:0px; padding:0px; } .spwrap { background: transparent url(../wysiwyg_rte_2/misspell.gif) repeat-x scroll center bottom; } Please press the fn button and hold it down then press the power button if you see a test running on the system and if that test gives u and error code number please provide that error code number on the site and you will be able to see what is bad in your machine. If you still do not see any display on the screen connect and external desktop monitor and try to check it with it. If you are able to see a display on that monitor it clearly means that the screen has gone bad and you need to get the lcd replaced of your monitor

Posted on Jul 11, 2009

digitalhubz
  • 109 Answers

SOURCE: MY INSPIRON 1501 LAPTOP WONT TURN ON. ITS STARTS

Please follow these instruction to predict the possible errors,

Upon powering on the laptop, press and release many time the F8 button of your laptop until this window appear... Select the highligted in yellow... Post the error codes you can see on your screen for the next troubleshooting tip...
d780842.jpg


Posted on Oct 21, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to remove bottom cover on inspiron 1510


There is no such model as Inspiron 1510. If you are talking about Inspiron 1501 then click this ftp://ftp.dell.com/Manuals/all-products/esuprt_laptop/esuprt_inspiron_laptop/inspiron-1501_owner%27s%20manual_en-us.pdf link to get user manual for the system 1501. This contains the removal of bottom cover.Goto page 92 and check under Memory how to remove cover

Oct 08, 2013 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

1 Answer

Inspiron 1501 wasnt booting so reseated memory ram one at a time. it will boot with 1 memory ram but not 2. any suggestion


check both memory slots with the same stick of ram. Possibillity :bad slot or bad ram stick.

Oct 31, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

1 Answer

Hi, free reserved ram


are you referring to shared memory with the video card? you can resize it on BIOS settings.

Oct 30, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

2 Answers

Inspiron 1501 startup problem


hi,

-this is a possible problem in the memory of the computer
-if you are familiar in opening the computer and removing and returning back the memory please reseat the memory; if not contact your manufacturer for possible memory replacement

cheers!

Oct 18, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

2 Answers

Adding memory to my laptop


http://www.ubuntu1501.com/2007/02/upgrading-your-ram-guide.html

Here is a nice visual for you of where the ram is located. ( On bottom- not under keyboard for your model)

Hope this helps :)

Please rate

Apr 12, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

1 Answer

Adding memory


Hi,

You mean they are physically too big?

There are different types of memory, Double check this type your Motherboard takes. Generally oldish Motherboards take SDRAM, Newish ones take DDR type Ram.

Hope this Helps, Please don't forget to rate my solution,

Thanks.

Mar 14, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

3 Answers

Dell 1501 memory


1 gb is the enough mem for the computer u have, u may check the virus and install fresh virus free windows for getting full performace of your computer.

Nov 10, 2008 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Laptop

1 Answer

Screen blank no starting


Make sure it is the same speed,etc as the original::

NOTE: To get maximum performance/dual-channel memory bandwidth capability, both memory module connectors must contain memory modules and the modules must be of the same size and configuration.
note.gif NOTE: If a memory module is not installed properly, the computer does not boot.

Jan 17, 2008 | Dell InspironTM 1501 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

76 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18391 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2017 Answers

Are you a Dell Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...