Originally Posted by Xarthan
Do a search on dell forums, lots of ppl have had this issue, i had it too with my MSFT IE mouse and i did the steps above and fixed it fine.
After a couple of emails to/from Dell support, the last one I was told that updating the BIOS may fix it.
Reading some posts here about tbe BIOS I'm not too happy to do that as others have had lockup problems.
What speed is that 100GB?
Edit: never mind, I just saw you bottom bit ie: 100GB 5400rpm
...and BTW I'm thinking to do the same as you, stick my Hitachi in an enclosure and get a Momentus into the lappy!
Originally Posted by poolek
Why not just get a usb 2.0 enclosure and stick whatever hard drive you want into it? I imagine it would be cheaper, especially if you shop around a bit - and you get to pick the exact...
...or should I pay a bit more and get this Seagate Momentus
QuietStep ramp load technology
Enables whisper-quiet load/unload acoustics
Provides almost 50 percent more performance for notebook computers while...