Alienware 13 r1 bios bricked

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    Step 1. When you click on view , there is 'filename extensions, please check it with tickmark "in" '

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    Step 2. Rename AW13A08.EXE to BIOS_IMG.EXE
     
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    Ok
     
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    Can you do step 3 and above? If you are not sure about something, please let me know.
     
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    It’s not working when I hold CTRL and esc
     
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    Tried the END key method?

    Or try another USB port. Both methods.
     
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    I can try the end key method?
     
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    Sure !!! All your system has to do is find bios image.
     
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    It’s not working I have a programmer and a test clip that’s ready to be used but I need a dump for my computer if anyone has a dump for a r1
     
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    Try this also:

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    Try with USB stick and without.

    Also has you screen come on at all during all this trying?
     
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    I did that also and it won’t work
     
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