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Old 03-29-2011, 10:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm new to this forum, and I'm hoping someone can help me out here.

I recently bought a secondhand Alienware M17x from a buddy of mine, and a month or so after purchasing it, I started having severe problems with it that force me to restart it several times a day. I constantly get error messages saying the graphics drivers failed, and sometimes the screen will just turn off completely, or start flickering between black, red and white. I've reinstalled the drivers several times, and have even reflashed the BIOS (from A05 to A07). Can anyone help me fix this? Thank you!

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Alienware M17x (Not sure if it's an R1 or R2)
Windows 7 Home 64-bit
Intel Core 2 Quad @ 2.00Ghz
2x Nvidia GeForce GTX 280M in SLI
1x Nividia GeForce 9400 (Not being utilized)

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