Thanks, I've already maxed out the memory. Changing out the CPU seems to be a bit of bother. Upgrading the HDD and the Wi-fi card would seem to be the path of least complication. Again thanks for your time.
I'm looking for suggestions on a new cpu and wi-fi card for my 1521. I've upgraded the memory to 4GB and I'll upgrade the HDD soon. Also, does anyone know how long I should allow for a cpu swap out.
Thanks for your reply. I just got it running again, yea!. I had to take the battery out, disconnect the AC power and hold the power button on the laptop down for 60 seconds, and that did the trick.
Again, thanks for taking...
I was using my dell 1521 when it suddenly shutdown. Now only the fan comes on when I try to power the 1521 up. I get no power to the screen, no bios system beeps and no hard drive activity. I switched out the battery,...