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by shx
Sun Aug 13, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: I just bought an Alienware 15 R3. It's got a lot of LEDs. Will they work when I make this a Linux machine?
Replies: 7
Views: 2040

Re: I just bought an Alienware 15 R3. It's got a lot of LEDs. Will they work when I make this a Linux machine?

Hello,

I have an Alienware 17 R3, and it is possible to control the leds although the interface is less friendly than W$.
Have a look at viewtopic.php?f=42&t=225433 for how I did it.

I supposed it should be the same on the 15 but no promise.

Enjoy your machine
by shx
Sun Aug 13, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)
Replies: 4
Views: 2530

Re: Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)

Just a detail, I update to 18.2 without any issue.

Many thanks to the developers
by shx
Sun Aug 13, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)
Replies: 4
Views: 2530

Re: Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)

Sorry I forgot to check the notify box but I am still alive :-) To find the scancodes, if I remember I just check dmesg for key not recognized, if you are still needing it I can search. To keep everything in the same place, I finally manage to have to suspend/hibernate working. The problem is pci bu...
by shx
Sat Jul 23, 2016 4:49 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: No network after sleep (Alienware 17 R3) (SOLVED)
Replies: 1
Views: 583

No network after sleep (Alienware 17 R3) (SOLVED)

Hello, I have this computer on Mint 18 Sarah, it is equipped with: - Killer E2400 Gigabit Ethernet Controller (alx driver) - Killer 1535 QCA6174 802.11ac Wireless (ath10k driver) I can put it to sleep or hibernation without problem, but after it, I have not network anymore. After a reboot, everythin...
by shx
Thu Jul 14, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)
Replies: 4
Views: 2530

Mint Sarah on Alienware 17 Laptop (R3 UHD screen)

Hi, Newbie on Mint, I tried to install Sarah amd64 on my new Alienware laptop. Basically nearly everything worked out of the box: amazing job, guys! I thought I'll documented the process for others but this is my first try so be ...tolerant. 0. Hardware: Alienware 17 R3 CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-670...

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