Wireless Mini Card

If you ordered a Mini-Card with your computer, the card is already installed. CAUTION Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the safety instructions in the NOTICE To help prevent damage to the system board, you must remove the battery from the battery bay before you begin working inside the computer. 1 Follow the procedures in Before You Begin on page 109. 2 Remove the hinge cover. See Hinge Cover on page 118. 3 Remove the keyboard. See Keyboard on page 119. 4 If a...

Keyboard

CAUTION Before you begin any of the procedures in this section, follow the safety instructions in the NOTICE To avoid electrostatic discharge, ground yourself by using a wrist grounding strap or by periodically touching an unpainted metal surface (such as a connector on the back of the computer). O NOTICE To help prevent damage to the system board, you must remove the battery from the battery bay before you begin working inside the computer. 1 Follow the procedures in Before You Begin on page...

Reinstalling Drivers and Utilities

NOTICE The Dell Support website at support.dell.com and your Drivers and Utilities CD provide approved drivers for Dell computers. If you install drivers obtained from other sources, your computer might not work correctly. NOTE The Drivers and Utilities CD is optional and may not ship with your computer. Using Windows XP Device Driver Rollback If a problem occurs on your computer after you install or update a driver, use Windows XP Device Driver Rollback to replace the driver with the...

How to Copy a CD or DVD

Kd NOTE CD-RW DVD combo drives cannot write to DVD media. If you have a CD-RW DVD combo drive and you experience recording problems, check for available software patches on the Sonic support website at www.sonic.com. The DVD-writable drives installed in Dell computers can write to and read DVD+ -R, DVD+ -RW and DVD + R DL (dual layer) media, but cannot write to and may not read DVD-RAM or DVD-R DL media. jj NOTE Most commercial DVDs have copyright protection and cannot be copied using Roxio...