Dell Inspiron 1501 Screen Resolution Problems
Currently installed 2 official extensions. It runs just as well as XP ran on it previously. HydrochloricAcidJan 5, 2013, 2:15 AM I have a Dell inspiron mini 10v that has a resolution of 1280x600, but windows 7 does not allow me to change to that from 1024x768. Although it's an old computer, most all the features of Windows 8 worked fairly well right after installation. http://windowsrefund.org/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-1501-keyboard-problems.php
A co-worker has the 1501 w/Vista on it. None of the subsequent ones do either. As an example if you try to run Solitaire the cards animation would not work. i install windows 7 in my dell inspiron 1501 and i have problems with the screen resolution!! http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-inspiron-1501-screen-resolution-problems.132682/
SCREEN FALLS OFF PAGE!!! Please see my post above. 8 Reply by stevenshiau 2010-07-05 16:52:45 stevenshiau Member Offline Registered: 2008-04-02 Posts: 248 Re: No display on Dell Inspiron 1501 [SOLVED] I thought the problem is It was listed under legacy drivers. Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top Topic Closed This topic has been closed to new replies.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... Can't find your answer ? in Win7 only is available a maximum resolution of 1024x768 and i need the full resolution that my laptop allows wich is 1280x800... It was listed under legacy drivers.
The Vista installer will come up. License limited only. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-desktop/dell-inspiron-1501-resolution-issues-on-windows-8/82f0aa06-73f6-4394-929c-b064106c5116 Right click on the my computer and the device manager. 2.
Once it's finished downloading, right-click on the file and choose "Troubleshoot Compatibility" Windows 8 will scan the .exe file, and soon a pop-up will suggest running it in Windows Vista compatibility Now we would have expected the installer to have installed something and set the display and the like. I bought Windows 7 OEM (non-returnable) from NewEgg before I noticed this problem. Similar Threads - Windows Dell Inspiron Forum Date Dell Windows 7 to 10 upgrade questions Operating Systems Jul 28, 2016 MS Store free, same-day upgrade to Windows 10 or get free
All rights reserved. I installed the Vista ATI driver from Dell. Delete quiet splash and add nomodeset to the grub command line and it works fine. Having built my own PCs when I was young and having a linux netbook for a while I was gritting my teeth handing over my credit card to buy a mac
Any ideas? 11 Reply by 00ian 2010-07-08 13:36:27 00ian Member Offline Registered: 2010-06-29 Posts: 15 Re: No display on Dell Inspiron 1501 [SOLVED] Nomodeset also works with Fedora 13 live. see here Control Panel > Appearance and Personalization > Display > then you should Select : "Smaller 100%" Then on the left click Change Display Settings. This will display the boot parameters that you can edit.EDIT:The default parameters for GParted Live 0.7.0-2 are as follows:/live/vmlinuz1 initrd=/live/initrd1.img boot=live config i915.modeset=0 xforcevesa radeon.modeset=0 noswap nomodeset vga=788 ip=frommedia nosplash I As mentioned before, it reactivates quite easily after hardware changes. #13 Meghan54, Jan 25, 2010 HGC Senior member Joined: Dec 22, 1999 Messages: 605 Likes Received: 0 I've installed earlier
Your cache administrator is webmaster. Slightly more detailed instructions on what I found that works: Visit the official Dell product support page for the Inspiron 1501 and ensure you're in its "Drivers and Downloads" section. Saturday, July 5, 2014 How to fix the graphics drivers on a Dell Inspiron 1501 on Windows 8 Tagged: gpluscomments , windows I use an old Dell Inspiron 1501 that I this page Then Try and set you're settings to : Display: Use you're Default 1 Resoloution: Try and set this to 1280 X 800 Orientation: Landscape If this does not work and you
It seems to me that changing video modes only changes the terminal display and not X.Thanks again for your time.Do you know haw to specify 1280x800x32 at 60Hz for X? 4 Monitor solved Set monitor resolution too high... I also have the 945 chipset drivers installed. 3 answers Last reply Jan 5, 2013 More about screen resolution monitor noidea_77Jan 5, 2013, 3:08 AM 1024x768 is the minimum requirement for
It appears more and more that it is this gparted customization creating the problems.Now can this be escalated to a bug?Are there some more workarounds which can be applied? 15 Reply
But that should be long enough for you to see if you can obtain the necessary drivers for it. It turned out that the solution was super simple, despite me spending hours that day trolling internet message board threads. which do i chose? Recently I upgraded my laptop from Windows XP Home Premium to Windows 7 Home Premium.
Many thanks. OEM editions can only ever be installed onto ONE physical computer, generally defined by the motherboard. #11 VirtualLarry, Jan 24, 2010 Raduque Lifer Joined: Aug 22, 2004 Messages: 12,458 Likes If it's an earlier version than the new download, you may have to uninstall it before you install a newer version. #24 Harvey, Jan 15, 2011 Geezer G Junior Member http://windowsrefund.org/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-1501-laptop-lcd-screen-is-dark.php Please login or register.
There is a 32 bit Vista driver, which is what others are using to get Win7 to run. select Display and Adapter drivers and make sure that your internet connection is enabled . No, create an account now. Typing in Korean on Windows 10 Real simple here, I'm going to show you how to set your new Windows 10 upgraded computer to let you type in Korean.
Powered by Blogger. So tread carefully. #20 simbo1905, Jan 15, 2011 simbo1905 Junior Member Joined: Jan 15, 2011 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 edj said: ↑ help!!! ... It would just say "connecting..." forever. If you just do regular email, word processing, surfing stuff, it might be OK. #3 JackMDS, Jan 18, 2010 us3rnotfound Diamond Member Joined: Jun 7, 2003 Messages: 5,289 Likes Received: