ORDERED 320 HARD DRIVE THROUGH DELL REP
HARD DRIVE IS INCORRECT AND WILL NOT FIT DELL REP AGREED
DELL REP TRANSFERED ME 9 TO 10 TIMES GOT CUT OFF ON PHONE 2 HOURS PHONE BATTERY GOT WEAK AND SWITCHED TO OTHER PHONE
FINALLY GOT REP FOR RETURN REP WAS TO SEND EMAIL THAT WAS 1 1/2 HOURS AGO
I DO NOT UNDERSTAND DELL DOES NOT GET MY EMAIL INCORRECT WHEN I ORDER
Please turn off the caps!! Thanks.
I'm afraid we cannot help with this issue. You'll need to contact customer service.
There is a 95% chance the OP ordered an IDE drive, and the Inspiron 531 requires SATA.
The lesson here is check your manual before ordering parts, because that guy over in India making 13 rupees a day doesn't know.