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CPU page 22 page 23 - Installing the heatsink and fan page 24 page 25 - System. Quick Links. Download this manual See also: User Manual. Table of Contents. Page 2 Product warranty or service will not be extended if: 1 the product is repaired, modified or altered, unless such repair, modification of alteration is authorized in writing by ASUS; or 2 the serial number of the product is defaced or missing.
Page 4 Contents Chapter. Page 5 2. Page 6: Notices Notices Federal. Page 7: Safety. If possible, disconnect all power cables from the existing system before you add a device. Page 8: About. Refer to the ASUS contact information. Page 9 Conventions. Page 13 This chapter describes the motherboard features and the new technologies it supports. Product introduction Page Chapter. Before you start installing the motherboard, and hardware devices on it, check the items in your package with the list below.
DDR2 memory provides great performance for 3D graphics and other memory demanding applications on next generation memory technology. See page for details. Page 16 PCI. PCI Express features point-to-point serial interconnections between devices and allows higher clockspeeds by carrying data in packets. This high speed interface is software compatible with existing PCI specifications.
Page Innovative Asus Features Innovative. Page Before. This is a reminder that you should shut down the system and unplug the power cable before removing or plugging in any motherboard component. The illustration below shows the location of the onboard LED. Page Motherboard. Page Placement Direction 1. Do not overtighten the screws!
Doing so can damage the motherboard. Page Central. Hardware monitoring errors can occur if you fail to plug this connector. If the instructions in this section do not match the CPU documentation, follow the latter.
Page 24 Attach one end of the retention bracket to the retention module base. Align the other end of the retention bracket near the retention bracket lock to the retention module base.
A clicking sound denotes that the retention bracket is in place. Make sure that the fan and heatsink assembly perfectly fits the retention mechanism module Page System. The DIMM might get damaged when it flips out with extra force. Remove the DIMM from the socket. Page Expansion.
The following sub-sections describe the slots and the expansion cards that they support. Make sure to unplug the power cord before adding or removing expansion cards. Failure to do so may cause you physical injury and damage motherboard components. Page Pci Slots 1. For system failure due to overclocking, use the C. CPU Parameter Recall feature. Shut down and reboot the system so the BIOS can automatically reset parameter settings to default values.
Page 1. LED Speed. Page 36 Line In port light blue. Line Out port lime. This port connects a headphone or a speaker. Remove the jumper caps only when you intend to use the chassis intrusion detection feature.
Page 38 IDE. Drive jumper setting Mode. See the page for details. Page 40 These are not jumpers! DO NOT place jumper caps on the fan connectors. Page 41 Never connect a cable to the USB connectors. Doing so will damage the motherboard! The USB 2. Page 42 The serial port bracket COM1 is purchased separately. Page 43 The system may become unstable or may not boot up if the power is inadequate.
Page 44 Page 46 Chapter 1: Product introduction Detailed descriptions of the BIOS parameters are also provided. BIOS setup Right-click Floppy. Floppy dialog box. Select the Create. Click Start. Copy the original or the latest motherboard BIOS file to the bootable floppy disk. Page Asus Ez Flash 2 Utility 2. Page Afudos Utility Extension. The utility copies the current BIOS file to the floppy disk. All rights reserved.
Reading flash.. Save the BIOS file to a bootable floppy disk. Write the BIOS filename on a piece of paper. Page Asus Crashfree Bios 2 Utility 2. Page 54 Start flashing Restart the system after the utility completes the updating process.
Visit the ASUS website www. Chapter 2: BIOS setup Page Asus Update Utility 2. Page 56 Updating. Select Update. Page Bios. Page Menu Items Some of the navigation keys differ from one screen to another. For example, selecting Main shows the Main menu items.
The other items Advanced, Power, Boot, and Exit on the menu bar have their respective menu items. Page Main. Configuration options: [Disabled] [K , 3. Page Ide Configuration 2. Page 64 PIO. Configuration options: [Auto]      DMA.
Configuration options: [Auto] [Disabled] [Enabled] 32Bit. Page Sata When set to [Disabled], the data transfer from and to the device occurs one sector at a time.
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