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  1. No post Power on, lights on fans on black screen no backlight Beeps x8 and repeats I have the M18R2A03WIN bios for the blind flash I also still have m18xr2-SwicksModv2 for the upgrade I have not tried to downgrade yet the 980m is in right now I do have a 280m that I can put in is place.
  2. I have a M18X R2 running windows 7 with a11 unlocked bios with 980m. I have been running without an issue for over a year. I just installed EVGA precision Xoc to check fan speeds and temps and it was running fine until I restarted. Now I get 8 beeps at start up and can not get into bios. I found out that EVGA precision will affect a number of Alienware laptops, m17x r3, r4 m18x r1, r2, 17 r1, 18. I have read that it affects the bios, vbios, and display. I have removed the ssd and removed the installation for EVGA. I am in need of help to fix my new paperweight. Thanks
  3. I did unlocked bios and have the 980m with modified drivers for the 980m works great Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  4. I had 2 260 m Nvidia graphics cards go bad so I upgraded to 2 285 m Nvidia graphics card now I cannot get it to do SLI. I have changed out the cable to the one that came with the cards instead of the one that I was using with the 260. Any help will be appreciated Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  5. LoganWPatch

    M18x R1 980M single

    Upgrade to the a11 unlocked bios Then install video card you will need modified Nvidia drivers I have a m18xr2 with m980 with win 7 love it Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  6. LoganWPatch

    M18X R2 GPU Upgrade

    I don't think you need the modified drivers for Windows 10 that's how my laptop originally was sent I got it used but I needed Windows 7 for my 3D printing scanning and art programs Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  7. LoganWPatch

    M18X R2 GPU Upgrade

    I have a single 980m. Your heat sink brackets and everything should work including your SLI cable. Are you going to be running Windows 7 or Windows 10. To run Windows 7 you will need the unlocked a 11 bios and modified NVIDIA drivers. Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  8. LoganWPatch

    M18XR2 ram upgrade

    Already have the a 11 unlocked bios installed that way I could get my M 980 running Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  9. LoganWPatch

    M18XR2 ram upgrade

    I thought it was worth a try what's the m17x R2 was not made for 8 gig chips but it would work Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  10. LoganWPatch

    M18XR2 ram upgrade

    Has anybody tried to install 4 16 gig ram modules in the m18x R2 I am thinking about it hard core. Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  11. awcc 2.8.10 for win 8 installed but will nor open or run
  12. when I go to alienware drivers and downloads to do a diagnostic on my system I get this error
  13. net framework 4.7 is what I have this is the error I get
  14. I have the newest NET Framework Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
  15. LoganWPatch

    m18xr2 with win 7 and gtx 980m

    What is strange Sent from my XT1650 using Tapatalk
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