This site uses cookies. On a machine with 2 GB of memory, that mandatory 2 GB hibernate file on disk, plus the 1. You have three options at this point: By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. The downside, of course, is that it’s only 32 GB in size.

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Dell XPS M1330 Review

I have to spend some time googling and hunting for the drivers I did what u said and it booted up fine. Yahkoob on Set or Update the Notes attrib…. But after being one of the fortunate few to receive their MsI have to agree with the glowing reviews. Everything else is included in the default set of Vista drivers. I chose a bit install. Still Stop 7b Blue screened every time I tried ahhci normal boot.

I would suggest you either fiddle around with it if you are feeling braveor just use regular ATA mode for your hard drive.

Stop 7b, ATA and AHCI on a Dell M | Pete’s Place

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. I found that switching the hard drive interface from AHCI back to standard fixed that problem.

I have gotten so used to the low, metronomic rumbling of hard drives when my computers are working that the complete absence of sound in normal operation is rather strange. Improved hardware support for sound and webcam is available in CentOS 5.


I tried to do a archnois restore for my other setup into it and it keep hanging during restore. I do wish they m130 dropped the optical drive to reduce the weight a bit further, but it’s a minor complaint. But the fact that The downside, of course, is that it’s only 32 GB in size. Not that I really learnt what they are but I sure learnt what they can cause.

Samsung claims the respective read and write performance on the SSD drive have been increased by 20 and 60 percent: It’s also prettier, with its remarkably un-Dell-like svelte, sleek design. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.

Thanks for the previous post and for the upcoming ahcj. I have the same device in the Device Manager: Dave on Fine Rotation of objects in…. Originally Posted by kent Kent you are a genius! Power Management Both suspend and hibernate modes appear to work fine and the laptop is extremely quick to resume from suspend.

TreeSize was always one of my key utilities; on this machine, it’s my new best friend. CPU frequency scaling and dimming of LED backlit display work as expected, and in typical power saving mode nearly 6 hours of battery life may be expected at idle from the m13330 cell battery around 5 hours of light use.


I’d like to start off by saying congrats! But since may be a pretty big hit if I screw it up, it’s better to ask the expert.

AHCI or ATA on M1330 – How to tell

After formatting and beginning a clean install of Vista, I ran into a little problem where the machine would bluescreen immediately on startup after the install. Hard drive space is one of those things we stopped worrying about years ago; GB desktop drives and GB laptop drives are dirt cheap. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: The resulting Windows Experience benchmark scores are almost the same for both laptops, too.

I’ve been eyeing laptops with LED displays and solid-state hard drives for a while now, long before I ever saw the Dell M Results 1 to 13 of 13 Thread: It was the phone call and “about to sue your company if I don’t get this issue resolved” that did the trick. Otherwise, this ultraportable should easily sit at the top of any laptop shopping list.