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I have a dell inspiron 6000 and it is only 3 years old. When i try to start it, it won't even load. We have tried to reformat it but it won't allow us to do that. I have no idea what happened it, it was working perfectly until 1 day it just stopped turning on.

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On ac power when you hit the power button, if there are no lights, it could be the power supply. If there are lights, try starting it without the battery, ac only. If there are lights and it still doesn't start after removing the battery, try a different memory chip. On Dell machines the battery can acquire a dead short causing it to not start. Also if the memory chip/chips have gone out it will cause it not to start. If it still will not start after these three it's a motherboard problem and will most likely have to be replaced.

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That usually means the file system is corrupt.

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Go to Dells support site, link is below and put in your model laptop, then choose your operating system, there will be a list of available drivers you can download from them. I will try and give you the direct link below. The below is a direct link to Dells modem driver. Copy and paste to your address bar.

http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/format.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&deviceid=6685&libid=20&releaseid=R104087&vercnt=2&formatcnt=0&SystemID=INS_PNT_6000&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&catid=-1&dateid=-1&typeid=-1&formatid=-1&impid=-1&checkFormat=true

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Datenrettung von Festplatte


Hi and welcome to FixYa,

To copy the contents of the hard disk of the Dell Inspiron 6000 before reformatting/re-installing a new/fresh Windows XP, try to:
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  • copy/paste your important data from the hard disk of the Dell Inspiron 6000 to the hard disk of the 2nd computer.
Good luck and Thank you for using FixYa.

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Wont start up


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Before, try to take a battery out and firmly clean contacts for battery.
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