Finding Information for Your Computer. Dell Precision 360


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Finding Information for Your Computer

Dell provides the following resource and support tools. Additional resources may be shipped with your computer.

What are you looking for?

• A diagnostic program for my computer

• Drivers for my computer

• My User’s Guide

• My device documentation

• System board connectors

• Location of system board components

Find It Here

D r i v e r s a n d U t i l i t i e s C D

( a l s o k n o w n a s t h e R e s o u r c e C D )

Documentation and drivers are already installed on your computer when shipped from Dell. You can use the CD to reinstall drivers, run the Dell Diagnostics, or access your documentation.

Readme files may be included on your CD to provide last-minute updates about technical changes to your computer or advanced technical-reference material for experienced users or technicians.

S y s t e m I n f o r m a t i o n L a b e l or

Located on the inside of your computer cover.

S e t u p a n d Q u i c k Re f e r e n c e G u i d e 5

What are you looking for?

• Warranty Information

• Safety Information

Find It Here

D e l l S y s t e m I n f o r m a t i o n G u i d e

• How to remove and replace parts

• Technical specifications

• How to configure system settings

• How to troubleshoot and solve problems

U s e r ’ s G u i d e I c o n ( M i c r o s o f t

®

W i n d o w s

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2 0 0 0 )

Double-click the User’s Guides icon on your desktop.

• Express Service Code and Service Tag

• Windows License Label

• Latest drivers for my computer

• Answers to technical service and support questions

• Online discussions with other users and technical support

• Documentation for my computer including the Service Manual

W i n d o w s X P H e l p a n d S u p p o r t C e n t e r

1 Click the Start button and click Help and Support .

2 Click User’s and system guides and click User’s guides .

E x p r e s s S e r v i c e C o d e a n d P r o d u c t K e y L a b e l

These labels are located on your computer.

D e l l S u p p o r t W e b s i t e — support.dell.com

The Dell Support website provides several online tools, including:

• Solutions — Troubleshooting hints and tips, articles from technicians, and online courses

• Community Forum — Online discussion with other Dell customers

• Upgrades — Upgrade information for components, such as memory, the hard drive, and the operating system

• Customer Care — Contact information, order status, warranty, and repair information

• Downloads — Drivers, patches, and software updates

• Reference — Computer documentation, product specifications, and white papers

6 S e t u p a n d Q u i c k Re f e r e n c e G u i d e

What are you looking for?

• Service call status and support history

• Top technical issues for my computer

• Frequently asked questions

• File downloads

• Details on my computer configuration

• Service contract for my computer

• How to use Windows XP

• Documentation for my computer

• Documentation for devices

(such as a modem)

• How to reinstall my operating system

Find It Here

D e l l P r e m i e r S u p p o r t W e b s i t e — premiersupport.dell.com

The Dell Premier Support website is customized for corporate, government, and education customers. This website may not be available in all regions.

W i n d o w s X P H e l p a n d S u p p o r t C e n t e r

1 Click the Start button and click Help and Support .

2 Type a word or phrase that describes your problem and click the arrow icon.

3 Click the topic that describes your problem.

4 Follow the instructions on the screen.

O p e r a t i n g S y s t e m C D

After you reinstall the operating system using the Operating System

Reinstallation CD, use the Drivers and

Utilities CD to reinstall drivers for the devices that came with your computer.

The product key for your operating system is located on your computer.

or

S e t u p a n d Q u i c k Re f e r e n c e G u i d e 7

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