Question about Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Windows Vista - Unable to download CD or software

I have a Dell Inspiron 1526 and I am unable to download any software from CD which are authorized and has copy right to use, however I could not do that because of windows vista, it says adminstrator right has been restricted. Since I am the owner of the laptop, I am sure I have not set up any administration rights so far, It has been two months I bought this laptop and I have not used it properly. I spoke with Dell tech support, they could not help me out because I bought this from Best Buy, therefor I am contacting you guys to resolve this ASAP. For your information, I am presently in India and if you have any questions please feel free to call me at +91 9884718128. I would appreciate if someone call me and resolve this issue.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

Have you tried to download the soft ware in the safe mode try it out once and chek if it works out. wat would be the best time to call you

Posted on May 22, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

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

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I forgot my administrator password to my Dell Inspiron 1526.


Hello,

If i forgot windows password, how do i bypass windows password?
Step 1: Download Bypass Windows Password software and install it.Step 2: Burn a bootable Windows Password Recovery CD/DVD or Windows Password Recovery USB flash drive with the program.
Step 3: Reset Windows Administrator Password to blank with the burned CD/DVD or USB, then bypassing windows password and regain access to your locked computer.

Apr 25, 2012 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Laptop

2 Answers

I want to change my pre-loaded windows vista on my dell inspiron 1526 to windows xp.


USE WINXP 'S BOOTABLE DISK ,GOTO BIOS ,SET YOUR BOOTING PREFERENCE TO DVD/CD THE SAVE USING "F10" PUT WINDOWS XP BOOTABLE DISK & FORMAT YOUR SYSTEM & LOAD WINDOWS XP.

Feb 14, 2011 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Guys help pls!


Hi, the audio driver is the AC97 a google search will get you a free download, or go to this link: http://www.driversbay.com/drivers/notebooks-tablet-pc/dell/inspiron-1526/microsoft-windows-xp/
For your vidio card I would go to Del website for the latest driver.
Hope this helps

Jul 22, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Notebook

1 Answer

Restore defaults on Dell


Put the DVD with Vista on it in and reboot. Follow the promts on the screen.

Apr 15, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Notebook

3 Answers

No Sound


Changing back to XP means you will have to download sound card drivers for XP. These drivers are availble on Dell's website.

Mar 20, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell Inspiron 1526 blank screen after hibernation


Press Fn Key plus POWER key ans see if the diagnostics will start. If no go, then the system is likely in a No POST state.

You can check the warranty status here:

http://support.dell.com/support/topics/global.aspx/support/my_systems_info/details?c=us&cs=04&l=en&s=bsd&~ck=anavml

and no paperwork is needed to get warranty support, all you need is the express service code on the bottom and be a authorized user of the system.

Oct 21, 2009 | Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Dell inspiron 1525 cd drive not recognizeing


ok what you do is go to control panel and system and then click ur driver and then install the dvd one

Aug 03, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1525 1526 24x CDRW/DVD Combo...

2 Answers

Unable to install the audio driver


You should be able to download the Realtek AC97 HD drivers and use those with your audio device.

Post your results here, especially if you still need assistance or if the driver doesn't work for you...

Mar 31, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1526 Notebook

2 Answers

Vista no longer recognizes my CD-ROM


"...manual driver update..." ... from the device's included driver disk? Or from a web-source? If web-source, how long ago and from where?
"...it found the hardware but was still unable to load driver software..." ... So Windows does recognize it then? Unable to load what .. the driver(s)?
"...Vista just isn't recognizeing my CD-ROM at all" ... ??? If I understand correctly, Windows "device manager" recognizes when its deleted, then refreshed, but Vista doesn't recognize it? By this do you mean it's icon does not show up in "My Computer"?

Lot of questions I know, but it's necessary to define the trouble in order to know which direction to go next.

ASSUMING IT'S RECOGNIZED BY YOUR WINDOWS VISTA OPERATING SYSTEM:

Here are a couple of very helpful and comprehensive software diagnostic tools for you to download at http://www.cdspeed2000.com/download.html. They are both FREEWARE and the same tools licensed to Nero for inclusion in their software products.

Installation: Simply extract/unzip the file to any chosen directory and run the executable (*.EXE).

1. "Nero DiscSpeed". Thoroughly tests speed and performance of your optical drives(s).
Download: http://www.cdspeed2000.com/files/NeroDiscSpeed_41140.zip
- Refer to the program's Help for guidance.
- User guide also available at http://club.cdfreaks.com/showthread.php?t=192563
- Here's a quick shorthand:
a. File > Options > Standard Tests > Choose which tests you wish to run (if unsure, use the default settings), then "OK"
b. Click "Start"

2. "Nero DriveSpeed". Adjust/control your drive's spin /up/down times and noise levels.
Download: http://www.cdspeed2000.com/files/NeroDriveSpeed_300.zip

ASSUMING IT'S NOT:

You need to get the latest and best driver package, then re-install. If you can provide the make/model/series of the drive, I can provide you with a reliable source to download.

Please report back, and in all likelyhood we'll get you some joy.

"Today's the best day of my life...and NOW you're part of it!"

Dec 13, 2008 | Computers & Internet

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

37 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 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...