Question about Computers & Internet
I just got a new dell laptop and when I close the lid it should go to standby, it doesn't it restarts. I have talked to dell about the issue but they wouldn't help. I have tried to do the wireless card power settings stuff and updated the video card driver. The issue is still here. Any fixes?
Sounds like either a prolem with the switch for the lid or a system glitch. First try a system repair with your recovery or operating system disc. If the problem persists, then it's in the switch. You can disable the standby function for the lid in the display properties, sreen saver tab, in the power options. Depending on how new, I would take it back for exchange. You really shouldn't have this issue with a new machine.
Posted on Jul 29, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 30, 2013 | Computers & Internet
Nov 26, 2012 | Dell Inspiron 1501 Laptop
Jul 06, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1200 Notebook
Feb 21, 2010 | Dell Latitude D500 Notebook
Jan 08, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook
Aug 15, 2009 | IBM ThinkPad R40 2722 Notebook
Feb 12, 2009 | Dell Latitude D800 Notebook
Oct 31, 2008 | Computers & Internet
941 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!