I often have to remove the graphic card cover and apply pressure to the heat sink to get the ruddy thing to work. Oct 18, Posts: Alienware 17 R5 from Dell Outlet zdevilinside , Dec 26, at 6: If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post. Click to show Quote:

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This should help you to clear it out and enter into setup again.

I too inherited a Dt from a friend who had nothing but problems with it. Do you already have an account?

Go forward 3 months aloenware the same issue happens again, anyway long story short it was no longer covered for repair. Options Quote message in reply? Tablets Laptops and Netbooks Phones.

Alienware D9T / D900T Laptop w/ issues – PLEASE LOCK

Also, make sure that you have set the jumpers as specified for two drives. The real issue hear is getting windows loaded onto it. Originally Posted by ludnix. Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock. I have even gone so far as removing the cmos battery and resetting the bios but the rad says its scanning for IDE drives and at the bottom says press F2 to enter setup. He tried all he could to get it functioning but ultimately gave up.


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I did not unzip the sata drivers into a folder on the desktop on the system Alisnware making the cd, i copied from the cd could this have been the cause for it not to load the drivers, it seemed to go on the slip as it should. Will try again later today only this time ill copy the files to my hdd and add them, that way.

I’ll be sure to post back if I have any success. Yes, my password is: I’ll ask JDAlicea to pop on here and explain how he fixed it tomorrow when I see him at school. Nemesis Wise Guy Joined: Jan 1, Posts: So what if firefox loads in 1 sec instead of 2?

Google nLite im sure you will find it, there is also a guide on there site to help you on how to use the software. They said to send the machine to them which I did.


Do you already have an account? I am getting desparate and am thinking of parting it out on e-bay. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links.

This site uses cookies. Luckily the first time he had the issue the machine was still in warrentee so it got returned at his cost and they replaced the motherboard. I was wondering if you could post the exact procedure and steps that remedied the problem.

Alienware Area-51 M7700 D900T laptop BIOS wont detect Hard drive

In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock. I had the same issues when I bought a new drive for the system. Any other suggestions or questions as to my system or attempts? Oct 21, at 6: I made numerous enquiries to companies and eventually found one called goldenstarUK which is Clevos repair agent. Quote message in aliennware BB code is On.