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Dell Inspiron 1300
Dell Inspiron 1300



15.4 inch display @ 1280x800
Intel Pentium M
Intel 915GM chipset (ICH6)
Up to 2 GB RAM  	
Intel GMA 915
Synaptics touchpad
hard drive
DVD+/-RW optical drive
Broadcom BCM4401-B0 Fast Ethernet
Dell Wireless 1370 / 1470 wifi
Conexant modem
Intel High Definition Audio and built-in microphone
USB 2.0

Hardware Status Overview

Device Working Driver Troubleshooting
Processor Processor Image:Tick.png
Drives and Storage Hard Drive Image:Tick.png ata_piix
Optical Drive Image:Tick.png ata_piix
USB USB Image:Tick.png uhci, ehci
Graphics Intel Image:Tick.png i915, intel
Input Devices Keyboard Image:Tick.png keyboard
Touchpad Image:Tick.png synaptics
Functions Keys Image:Tick.png
Networking Ethernet Image:Tick.png b44
WLAN: Dell Image:Tick.png b43, ndiswrapper
Modem unknown
Sound Sound Image:Tick.png snd-hda-intel See below
Hardware Sensors unknown i8k
Suspend to RAM unknown
Suspend to Disk unknown

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To get sound working, you have to:

File: /boot/grub/grub.conf
 kernel other_kernel_options snd-hda-intel.model=ref
File: /etc/modprobe.d/snd_hda_intel
 options snd_hda_intel model=ref

Afterwards run update-modules.

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