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Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By fireberd
Don't know if this is what you need but give Mini...

Don't know if this is what you need but give Mini Tool Partition Wizard a Try (free version).
Best Free Partition Manager for Windows | MiniTool Partition Free...
Forum: Drivers 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 539
Posted By fireberd
We have a sister Windows 10 forum. Windows 10...

We have a sister Windows 10 forum. Windows 10 Help Forums (https://www.tenforums.com) Might be better to post there since this is a Win 10 issue.
Forum: Drivers 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By fireberd
That is an Intel AC 7260 wireless device. The...

That is an Intel AC 7260 wireless device. The Dell downloads for the E6440 do not show an Intel wireless unit. It shows (has drivers) for Dell Wireless 5808/5808e LTE Mobile Broadband Driver and...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 470
Posted By fireberd
Win 10 is up to you. Personally I like it and...

Win 10 is up to you. Personally I like it and what I have.

I would first make a complete drive back up (disc image) of all partitions to a separate (USB connected or internal) drive. Then if...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 470
Posted By fireberd
I would have expected a 2016 PC to only be Win...

I would have expected a 2016 PC to only be Win 10, but I see Win 7 and Win 8 drivers, along with Win 10 on the Dell site.
It has USB 2.0 ports on the rear (where the mouse and keyboard should be...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 470
Posted By fireberd
What is the specific Dell Model? e.g. Inspiron...

What is the specific Dell Model? e.g. Inspiron 530, XPS8900, etc.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Aug 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 470
Posted By fireberd
It sounds like the POST (Power On Self Test)...

It sounds like the POST (Power On Self Test) works OK or you would get an error and not boot up. If this is a 1 year old PC then it came with Windows 10 and installing another OS MAY have wiped out...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 17 Aug 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,225
Posted By fireberd
I do not recommend Kingston Value Ram (KVR). Of...

I do not recommend Kingston Value Ram (KVR). Of all the non-Dell branded memory that was reported on the Dell forum back in the "old days" the Kingston Value Ram was the most problems. Rarely did...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 13 Aug 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,225
Posted By fireberd
Here is the memory configuration from the...

Here is the memory configuration from the Inspiron 531 manual.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Aug 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,225
Posted By fireberd
I have no personal info on whether it will...

I have no personal info on whether it will accept/use more than 4GB. Just reporting the Dell published specs, what I go by.

Dell, in many cases, uses a modified motherboard chipset and the AMD...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Aug 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 1,225
Posted By fireberd
According to Dell published specs (see below),...

According to Dell published specs (see below), 4GB is Maximum memory.

I'm surprised it even works with mixed memory in a Dell. Mixed memory and non-Dell branded memory both are hit or miss. I do...
Forum: Network & Sharing 09 Aug 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By fireberd
I don't know if it covers the UK, but...

I don't know if it covers the UK, but http://www.speedtest.net is what most that I know of use.
However, check with your ISP and see if they have one specifically for internal of the ISP, also. ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Aug 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By fireberd
What hardware? A keyboard is a self contained...

What hardware? A keyboard is a self contained component. It connects to the laptop's motherboard which has all the other "hardware".
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Aug 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 579
Posted By fireberd
I have a Dell "gaming" laptop. It has two...

I have a Dell "gaming" laptop. It has two video's - the Intel and an NVIDIA. The Intel is used for most all PC uses except gaming. With gaming the NVIDIA is used.
Forum: Installation & Setup 06 Aug 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By fireberd
Sticking, intermittent keys are in most every...

Sticking, intermittent keys are in most every case is a keyboard hardware problem. The keyboard will have to be replaced. It can be done but is not an easy task. I replaced a keyboard on an old...
Forum: General Discussion 05 Aug 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 2,901
Posted By fireberd
Since all mice do it, where are you plugging in...

Since all mice do it, where are you plugging in the mouse? If its always the same port, try a different one, or try a front panel USB port and see if that makes a difference.

Considering the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Aug 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By fireberd
Here is a video on how to reset the BIOS. ...

Here is a video on how to reset the BIOS.
toshiba satellite c855 cmos reset - Bing video...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Aug 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By fireberd
First, the "Y" key problem is a bad key on the...

First, the "Y" key problem is a bad key on the keyboard, not a virus or your USB keyboard would do the same thing. The keyboard will have to be replaced.

You didn't list the Toshiba model number...
Forum: Sound & Audio 02 Aug 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 1,107
Posted By fireberd
Download and run the free Resplendence Latency...

Download and run the free Resplendence Latency Mon. Its what we use in recording studios to help track down many audio issues. Latency mon will "inundate" you with data but it most likely will help...
Forum: Sound & Audio 30 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 824
Posted By fireberd
Windows only allows one default audio playback...

Windows only allows one default audio playback device. e.g. HDMI OR PC audio but not both. There may be a third party program that will allows this but I'm not aware of it.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 25 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By fireberd
Uninstall Magix, reboot PC then do a new install...

Uninstall Magix, reboot PC then do a new install of Magix. See if that helps.
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 24 Jul 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By fireberd
I have a recording studio with BandLab Cakewalk...

I have a recording studio with BandLab Cakewalk Sonar and Studio One 3.


Ksthunk.sys is a windows driver of some sorts. Could be software or hardware.

Same way with aeaudio.sys.


Since...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jul 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By fireberd
I guess I should have also noted that before...

I guess I should have also noted that before resetting the BIOS make a note of any customization so you can reset those after the BIOS reset. Then again, if you had never changed anything, resetting...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jul 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By fireberd
On post #4 I suggested resetting the BIOS. You...

On post #4 I suggested resetting the BIOS. You must have missed that.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jul 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By fireberd
Here is the link to the Dell laptop support...

Here is the link to the Dell laptop support forum. Maybe someone there has something to offer.
Latitude - Dell Community (https://www.dell.com/community/Latitude/bd-p/Latitude)
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