The Embedded System Management (ESM) log — also called System Event Log (SEL) or hardware log — reports potential hardware problems in Dell PowerEdge servers. Sometimes, simply turning off the server and disconnecting it from the electrical outlet will remove the error message.
This article discusses the critical steps that you should take before and after Windows 8 upgrade, such as backing up data, updating drivers prior to upgrade, and verifying that the system supports an upgrade to Windows 8.
Microsoft has released a cumulative update for Windows 8 that should be installed immediately. This update includes a number of performance and reliability enhancements, and resolves several issues with the base installation of Windows 8.
Note: Resetting the printer spooler may uninstall your printer driver. For more information on how to install the driver for your printer, refer to the Dell Knowledge Base article: How to Download and Install Printer Drivers and Firmware .
Article Summary: This article provides information on how to troubleshoot the "Memory/battery problems were detected. The adapter has recovered, but cached data was lost. Press any key to continue." error that may occur on the Dell PERC Controller on Dell PowerEdge™ Servers.
This article is about a touchpad issue on Vostro 3550/3750, and Inspiron N5100/N7110. Problem Vostro 3550/3750 and Inspiron N5110/N7110 touchpad sticky, not responding. Description Touchpad cursor is sticky and delay in responding. Root Cause Touchpad driver issue. Solution Install the latest Dell
The first tool in the tool box for determining why a Systems Managmenet "managed node" will not report the the management station begins with the SNMP Connection Tool. Use this tool to test protocols and ports to determine if they are blocked.
This article covers the situations where the Operating System will not install. These include methods to troubleshoot in the early phases of the installation to gain successful results. The methods covered include:
A Basic Input/Output System (BIOS) update is a software utility that updates the programming of the most basic hardware in your computer. A BIOS update can often fix problems and/or add features to the computer's BIOS.
Introduction to Hyper-V Jump Start course designed for IT Pros experienced in virtualization (i.e., VMware, Citrix) but in need of learning how to leverage Hyper-V to perform essential tasks in the Windows Server 2012 platform. This jump start contains the following modules:
This error occurs when fax data is unable to be transmitted accross the telephone line. This may be caused by poor line quality, before troubleshooting the printer please ensure that the issue is not with a fault on the telephone line and that the line is set correctly for faxes. 1.
042-700: Printing has been suspended because inside of the printer is extraordinarily hot. Wait until the error message turns off with the power to the printer remained on. 142-700: The printing speed has decreased because inside of the printer is extraordinarily hot.
Screen Resolution can be adjusted from the Desktop. Invoke Windows Charms by swiping in from the right and choose Start. At the Windows UI Start Screen, enter main Desktop by clicking on the Desktop Title or by pressing the Start Button on the keyboard.
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