Alienware X51 R3 No Video From the Alienware Graphics Amplifier
|Alienware X51 R3 + Alienware Graphics Amplifier|
When using the Alienware X51 R3 with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier and a display is connected to the graphics amplifier you may not get any video on the screen. This will happpen when you start Windows with the screen connected to the Alienware X51 R3 discrete video card.
Windows 8/8.1/10 will remember the video card configuration to boot up faster in the future. If the Alienware Graphics Amplifier is not connected in the right order Windows will remember the old video settings
Follow these steps to connect the Alienware Graphics Amplifier in the correct order:
Connect your display(s) to one of the outputs from the Alienware Graphics Amplifier
Make sure that your screen is on and that you have selected the correct input. Refer to your screen manual for help on how to do this
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Article ID: SLN299423
Last Date Modified: 02/09/2017 02:55 PM