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What is AlienFX?

What is AlienFX?

AlienFX lets you choose from an array of color and transition effects across multiple distinct zones on your computer and Alienware devices. AlienFX 2.0 in the new Alienware Command Center (Version 5.0 and higher) and offers a brand new interface.

How do I enable AlienFX?

Right-click on the AlienFX icon in the Windows notification area and select ‘Enable Alienware AlienFX’. – Shut down your computer and power it back on.

Where can I download Alienware FX?

How to install Alienware Command Center

  • Click support Dell’s website, select Support – View all technical support.
  • Select from all products on the technical support page – select model Click to enter.
  • Select drivers and download categories Select applications.
  • Find Alienware Command Center click download.

Do I need Alienware OC controls?

The Alienware OC Controls application helps to monitor the performance of the system, thermal management features, and performances of CPU, GPU, Extreme Memory Profiles (XMP).

What games support Alien FX?


  • M.A.V.
  • Magic 2015 Duels of the PlanesWalkers.
  • Magic The Gathering: Duels of the PlanesWalkers 2014.
  • Metro Last Light.
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor.
  • Mortal Kombat 11.
  • Mr. Shifty.

Can you change Alienware light color?

Yup. You can change it to various colors from the Alienware Command Center app.

How do I install AWCC?

Installing AWCC through Windows Update 1 Connect your Alienware peripheral to your computer through the USB port. The AWCC application is downloaded and installed automatically. AWCC installation may take up to 10 minutes to complete. 2 Navigate to the program folder to ensure that the AWCC installation is complete.

Does Alienware computers have bloatware?

I know Alienwares don’t come preloaded with tons of bloatware but it would be helpful to know what apps people kept on their systems.

Can I uninstall Alienware OC controls?

Right-click the start button and click Apps and Features. Click Alienware OC Controls then click uninstall to remove the previous version.

How do I overclock my Alienware CPU?

Open the Alienware Command Center. Click OC Controls….Using the settings in the BIOS:

  1. Press F2 while turning on the system.
  2. In the BIOS go to the Advanced tab.
  3. Select Overclocking Feature and press Enter.
  4. Select Extreme Edition Core Ration Limits and press Enter.
  5. Select OC LV 1 and press Enter.
  6. Press F10 to save and exit.

How do I change the color of my keyboard on my Alienware?

Find the Alienware command center program. You can change the backlight and underglow in the FX section of the app. That’s it!

Why do Dell laptops overheat?

Your Dell computer can overheat because of insufficient air flow due to dust or debris blocking the air vents, exhaust ports, or a clogged fan. An overheating computer can intermittently restart, shutdown, or experience performance issues. Eventually excessive heat can cause damage to the internal components.

Do Dell gaming laptops overheat?

In our home, we have a 17″ Dell Gaming Laptop. It’s one of Dell’s G series gaming laptops, the step before you go to Alienware. It seemed like decent specs for the price but is prone to overheating. In my experience, Dell Laptops have quality control issues.

Do you need Alienware CC for AWCC?

You will need the Alienware Command Center (AWCC), Alienware Gaming Peripheral driver and possibly the Alienware Control Center. For more information, refer to the steps below.

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