This article is a gem. There was a fair bit of dust in the heat sink. Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums! thanks ED - Dell's diagnosis sounds reasonable but to be sure you would want to fiddle around with the power plug at the back while watching the power source indicator to http://infiniglobalnet.com/error-code/dell-error-m1004.html
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I have to admit to not knowing the first thing about computers so when my Dell started to cook my thighs i was expecting a large bill/new laptop scenario, thankyou. Any tips please thanks from a technical ignoramous Reply james morran August 31, 2010 at 4:56 pm heating problem fix u mentioned was great until i saw that the fan thanks… my fan was so, so , so noisy (like 60 db)..
do i have to take the entire bottom off the b130 to replace the fan? The laptop shows this error even though it's not overheating. The "lint" had completely covered the opening between the fan and heatsink. M1004a01.exe File Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top semiretired Posts: 1214 This post has been reported. 1.
Here is where I am: 1. Dell M1004 Overheating Thank you. Obviously, the Dell techs are full of hot air while your suggestion is all substance no fluff. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19091095 Reply David January 3, 2010 at 9:18 pm Great tip !
We thought it was the answer but then in about 30 minutes it shut down again and came up in safe mode. Dell Latitude E5440 Error Code M1004 problem i din`t know where to go or what to do, until i found this forum. I pulled out the Dust Bunny from Hell© from the cooling fins and it is now running like new! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
Reply Darlene March 5, 2010 at 3:40 am Hi Alx, I have an Inspiron 1150 will your advise work for mine as well as the Inspiron 1300? http://www.tek-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=1090665 Also you may have a problem with the CPU fan. Dell Error Code M1004 Inspiron I will test the ram. Dell M1004 Error Message Removal Reply Christian October 5, 2011 at 8:25 pm WOW!
Thanks again. his comment is here Ask Your Own Computer Question Share this conversation Related Computer Questions Question Date Submitted Had a virus and cannot open Office 2010. How easy was that to fix, thanks so much for the tips, easy peasy and now sorted. I still have the problem......I am going to blow this thing up! How To Fix Error Code M1004
I have a Inspiron 1420 - The dust/lint was so thick, you could mistake it for a filter. As per the instructions I cleaned out the heat sink and the fan with a can of compressed air… No more overheating…No more cooling fan sound…Infact 1 more additional benefit…The CPU Reply Dirk July 21, 2008 at 8:27 pm Thank you so much for the tip!! this contact form Basically fully charged laptop batteries degrade quickly when they are hot, Lithium Ion batteries like to be kept cool.
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Update the BIOS of your computer.8. Reply Larry April 25, 2009 at 10:35 pm Thanks so much. thank you! That caused a lot of drama.
Reply Michael Bilbrey May 16, 2010 at 7:22 pm You da man, Thanks very much for posting that info. RE: DELL - M1004 ERROR!!!! "HeLp"! Still stuck on this one.