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Diagnose system issues with your Alienware system using AlienAutopsy

Diagnose system issues with your Alienware system using AlienAutopsy
Article Summary:

This article will guide you to download and a description of the Alienware AlienAutopsy Software.

Note: Please bookmark this article as restarts of the computer are recommended during the process to help resolve issues.

Table of Contents:

1. Applies for:

2. Where can I download AlienAutopsy?

3. Running a full system scan using AlienAutopsy

4. Online diagnostics


Applies for:

Alienware Systems Purchased After September 2009


Where can I download AlienAutopsy?

Link to Download:


Running a full system scan using AlienAutopsy

1. Open AlienAutopsy

2. Click PC Checkup

3. Click Run Default Scan


Online Diagnostics:

You can also run these tests on-line at:

You have 3 diagnostic types:

1. Full: Will test all the components in the machine (Takes 15 to 20 minutes)

2. Symptom: Where you can run specific tests for the following issues:

a. Gaming Performance

b. Internet Performance

c. No Sound

d. Slow performance, lockups and freeze

e. System restarts unexpectedly

f. Webcam

g. Windows errors

3. Component : Where you choose the specific component or part you want to test.

Simply select the test you want and click Run Diagnostics


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Article ID: SLN130730

Last Date Modified: 12/12/2013 12:00 AM

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