No my warranty is long gone. I'd hate to just buy a new adapter and find out its the DC joint on the Motherboard.
1. Buy a new DC Joint ( I hear there are 2 variations? ) I'd probably have to solder this or find someone to do it
Your DC joint or AC Adapter is bad.
When Dell's cant detect the power supply it always runs at the lowest speed. On my old 9300 I used to use Notebook Hardware control and force the speed to max.
Yes, Im pretty much keeping my XPS alive by baking the graphics card. Pretty much once a month I have to leave it in the oven.
12 mins bake time @ 380 degrees
let sit for 20 mins. Have to take off heatsinkeetc.
Smells real bad,...
I'm one of the poor victims with a broken 8800m GTX, one of the cores has failed. Error code 43 in device manager.
I've heard of this technique, now i'm no Martha Stewart.
1. Has anyone tried this?
2. 350 degress 10 minutes? ...