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by cyberjaq
Fri Apr 24, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520
Replies: 8
Views: 8466

Re: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520

update 22Apr2020 have previously tried 4.11 and 4.11 on the old Inspiron but both failed to install, not sure what the regression was. However, have now successfully installed 4.13. :) The great news is that a Logitech USB mouse can now be used and best of all it reads/write to memory sticks - a gre...
by cyberjaq
Tue Aug 15, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520
Replies: 8
Views: 8466

Re: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520

you are correct.
Previously i have been able to install the Broadcom driver manually and gain access to the internet.
With this new build it no longer installs.
by cyberjaq
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520
Replies: 8
Views: 8466

Re: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520

just installed new daily build version 75532.
Broadcomm network controller now does not install correctly - so no internet...
by cyberjaq
Mon May 22, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520
Replies: 8
Views: 8466

Re: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520

Update: 22MAY2017 Tried to Install 0.4.5 on DELL (as below) but failed (CDROM problems or corrupt file maybe) Downloaded nightly build and installed fine. 20170521-r74612 Initial problem to install R149798 Broadcomm 440x 10/100 integrated controller v4.6. However, realised network already working as...
by cyberjaq
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520
Replies: 8
Views: 8466

HW Test: DELL Inspiron 1520

hi all, new here and just wanted to post my experience so far. Using an old DELL laptop CORE2DUO T5450 @ 1.66GHz, 2Gb RAM, 250Gb HD Initially used livecd and managed to get ReactOS working so downloaded boot CD. Installation was clean and easy and now have Build 20161114-r73228 running. Standard VGA...