Alienware PCMCIA devices also use the drivers for the ENE CB1410 cardbus controller.
I have an Alienware M7700 laptop with a 3.8ghz processor, 7800gtx, and 3gb of ram.
The dvd drive has never worked and I have replaced it, and messed with the bios and still cannot get it to function.
The graphics hardware uses the driver for the n Vidia Ge Force Go 7800 GTX (G70) device.
The Area-51 M7700 D9K storage device driver can use the VIA VT82C586A B VT82C686 A B VT823x PIPC bus master IDE device.
That's why I'm always leary of buying something used like that, you don't know why there is no HD in the system. On the next screen in the top left corner it says "scannin IDE drives".
After that screen goes away yet another screen comes up with the following. I think it gives an option for either type of drive if the mobo has those connections. The common assumption from people not familiar with this specific hardware is that the motherboard is damaged.I had some spare hdd's and tried installing windows xp and then tried windows 7 as well but when i get to the part where it asks me to choose a partition and/or to create one it wont let me and says there is no drive.I pulled the drive right out of a perfect running laptop and it doesn't work on the alienware.In the next paragraph some of the varied Area-51 M7700 D9K drivers and hardware configurations are shown.The Area-51 M7700 D9K modem device driver can use the VIA AC97 modem device.Alienware Area-51 M7700 D9K Recovery Disk Table of Contents Alienware Laptop's were manufactured with the following model specific families.